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Archives: December 4, 2010

Israel cannot have access to NATO capabilities, Turkish president says

Quantitative Easing Explained

WikiLeaks Website Targets Bank of America

The miracle of one computer chip

So I'm wondering who wrote that comment that Bristol made about Keith-O

The present day composer STILL refuses to die...FZ, December 21, 1940 – December 4, 1993

Most of the people that I know...

Jeff Sessions: "They're able to legalize their brothers, who may have brought them here illegally"

Jeff Sessions: "They're able to legalize their brothers, who may have brought them here illegally"

So anybody still up?

So, if the bills don't pass in the Senate tomorrow -- then what? nt

Fruitcake "minister" says murdering gays is ok

8 sets of remains found in single Arlington grave

What did Obama and the Dems fight for?

A "for white kids" show on Youtube

Case-Shiller Index Screams Housing Double Dip

Proposed bill calls for bible curriculum (Arkansas)

Framing Things - Feces On Your Food ...

NYT's Blow: Palin is 'the Zsa Zsa Gabor of American politics'; ignore her

Scary New Wage Data

Call Their Bluff, Mr. President

When you think about how successfully FAUX has ingrained it's propaganda into politics

The corporate push to take over state education masks the failures of corporate America

Is there an intimate connection between the concepts of heroism and human sacrifice?

What should President Obama do about the official 9.8% unemployment rate ?

Dept. of Phoney "Charities": Mayor Bloomberg's Foundation - $300 Million Offshore

Marine calls home to say he lost both legs in explosion in Afghanistan

Marine calls home to say he lost both legs in explosion in Afghanistan

Boehner says GOP to lead on extending tax cuts

Oshkosh Gets One Quarter Of A Billion Dollars To Build M-ATV ambulances

Japan's Unemployment Rate Climbs to 5.1%

It's Obama's fault, because he is a Communist

30 years ago today - Led Zeppelin officially disbanded

Afghan minister: WikiLeaks hurts ties with U.S.

Neo-Nazi guilty of grave vandalism

Afghan minister: WikiLeaks hurt US-Afghan ties

will thousands of foreclosures be voided because non-lawyers prosecuted them?

will thousands of foreclosures be voided because non-lawyers prosecuted them?

You cannot argue that

Stop-Loss Payment Applications Extended Until December 18

Convicted Felon Ollie North Continues to Spew Crap

The ultimate result from the wikileaks debacle is that gw and co

State Republican Executive Committee (Texas) to consider calling for DeLay pardon

The republicans in Washington waging the real "War On Christmas"

join Senator Sanders on a deficit commission conversation

What could Wikileaks reveal that would surprise you?

Police Protective Fund -- Is it a legitimate charity or scam?

Dem senator compares negotiating with GOP to talks with terrorists

Dem senator compares negotiating with GOP to talks with terrorists

Blue dog democrats necessary evil or purge worthy?

Who wrote the bill that raises taxes on millionaires?

Calif. lawmakers keep vehicle perk ($55,000 Cadillac sedan and a $52,000 Lexus hybrid, etc)

Arizona Strikes Again - Remember The Repubs Taling About Pulling The Plug On Grandma

She Who Must Not Be Named

Foreign Press Says What America’s Won’t: Sarah Palin is a Traitor

Foreign Press Says What America’s Won’t: Sarah Palin is a Traitor

Foreign Press Says What America’s Won’t: Sarah Palin is a Traitor

Foreign Press Says What America’s Won’t: Sarah Palin is a Traitor

CSPAN 2 Dick durbin eating the GOP for breakfast

CSPAN 2 Dick durbin eating the GOP for breakfast

Ron Paul defends Julian Assange

Glenn Beck paints beleaguered Wilmington, Ohio, as real life Bedford Falls

Family Claims Comcast Let Grandma Bleed To Death On Thanksgiving

Federal Law Enforcement Tracks Credit Card Use without Warrants

Is Erskine Bowles really a Democrat?

We need some programmer on this board to make a DU iPhone app.

Which judge is being impeached?

Millions Bracing for Cutoff of Unemployment Aid

Barbie porn - I suspect this is more evidence of the war on Christmas

Barbie porn - I suspect this is more evidence of the war on Christmas

Another Way Afghanistan Resembles Vietnam - Drugs

Another Way Afghanistan Resembles Vietnam - Drugs

Another Way Afghanistan Resembles Vietnam - Drugs

SKorea trade pact could mean thousands of US jobs

PayPal cuts WikiLeaks from money flow

WikiLeaks: Five more of the strangest stories to emerge

This vote will determine what the next two years will be like in this country.

The Ghost Hunters - Afghanistan Is Vietnam, Part Duex

What are they voting on in the Senate at this time

What are they voting on in the Senate at this time

Jee... Zus... Christ 2 (Chamber Of Congress Edition) !!!

Anyone talking about a "tax cut" for the long-term unemployed? Shouldn't we be???

PayPal Won't Permit Donations To WikiLeaks but, you can donate by other means.

Carrying coals to Newcastle. American Early December 2010 Edition - (Handelsman cartoon)

Independent UK: Public health fears as Lansley retreats from regulation

Independent UK: Public health fears as Lansley retreats from regulation

A Follow Up To My Front Page Post

The wording on the "Bush tax cut" is a spin in itself! And it's not helping!

Thousands of Pennsylvania Foreclosures Could Be on Shaky Ground - DailyFinance

Virginia Thomas in New Role at Liberty Central, Says Call to Anita Hill Was "Probably a Mistake"

Afghan finance minister doesn't like Wikileaks, says cables will hurt U.S.-Afghan relations.

Phil Gramm Took Up Where McCain Left Off In Banking Criminality

Phil Gramm Took Up Where McCain Left Off In Banking Criminality

Senate Republicans vote to raise taxes on middle class

Where was the tax vote BEFORE the elections? What am I missing?!?!

Media framing of the Senate tax fight is critical, and it's not looking good out of the gate.

Sen. Dorgan making a good case for Dem tax plans. (C-SPAN2)

Obama's Facebook Feed..

"Today, Republicans Voted To Raise Taxes On People"

U.S. Orders Diplomats to Stop Telling Truth Until Further Notice

The Wealthy Get More Weatlty and The Unemployed GET....

Franken's on C-Span - Schumer and Sherrod Brown are standing behind him. He sounds so SAD. nt

Robert Reich: "the President legitimizes everything the right has been saying" about the economy

Begich is laying it out beautifully on C-Span. nt

Racism and brutality reborn in Birmingham schools, says lawsuit.

Racism and brutality reborn in Birmingham schools, says lawsuit.

Jon Kyl, Jack Lew, and Tim Geithner are negotiating the taxcut deal...

The GOP (Grinch) that Stole Christmas

The Ruling Class

Next on Tax Cuts: The Minority vs. the Even Smaller Minority

how hard would it freaking be for the Obama administration

Felony charge for vet accused of targeting Westboro

Save the children? NO! Save the billionaires!

Save the children? NO! Save the billionaires!

DirecTV- same, or higher prices, less channels. Wonder if I can get a raise for working less?

Assange would have more credibility if his ego was just a TAD smaller...

Do Any Of You Remember The Term...Cradle To The Grave?

Tax Cut Myths: Fact Checking The Showdow - AP/HuffPo

Senate Republicans Defeat Reauthorization Of Jobless Aid, Tax Cuts

Senate Republicans Defeat Reauthorization Of Jobless Aid, Tax Cuts

Judge to Rule on Death Penalty Constitutionality

'White Student Union' Fliers Spark Controversy at WCU

Senate Republicans Defeat Reauthorization Of Jobless Aid, Tax Cuts

Senate Republicans Defeat Reauthorization Of Jobless Aid, Tax Cuts

Medicare admits overpaying for some medical equipment (800$ to rent a wheelchair?)

Framing It ... Able To Eat.

Framing It ... Able To Eat.

Democrats need to call the Tax cut what it is.- WELFARE FOR THE RICHEST PEOPLE ON EARTH..!! >>link>

Some very tasty irony

Senate Republicans just voted to raise taxes all Americans.

US Contractor Bought Afghan Policemen Drugs, Little Boys, Cable Reveals

Video: Provocation and police terror at the G20 summit in Toronto

For all those dems, progressives, independents that did not vote

For all those dems, progressives, independents that did not vote

Repost: MIDDLE-CLASS TAX CUT SOLUTION:

Do you know anyone who will admit to voting for Bush/Cheney?

White House Brags about Exporting our Pyramid Schemes to Korea

Illinois Civil unions aren't just for same-sex couples

Look at how tax change will effect YOUR bottom line

Ed Shultz is on MSNBC now commenting on Senate vote & trade agreement - link

What If The Republicans Tie Extending All The Bush * Tax Cuts To Extending Unemployment Benefits ?

What If The Republicans Tie Extending All The Bush * Tax Cuts To Extending Unemployment Benefits ?

When and Where was a Place Whistle Blowers could release their stuff?

Israel 'saddened' as Brazil recognises Palestinian state

Israel 'saddened' as Brazil recognises Palestinian state

A Real Hero..

****Throughout the Underground 12-2 thru 3-2010****

Tax debate in Senate

Barbara Boxer for President

Barbara Boxer for President

Barbara Boxer for President

DU gets a very unflattering mention on BUZZFLASH frontpage

US Senate Roll Call Votes: Here are the 4 Dems (+ Lieberman) who voted against middle-class tax cuts

Poll. 2012. Primary Obama, Independent Progressive in the General, or Obama

AOL comment sections are extremely right wing. That changes when GOP blocks taxing rich

Power chairs: older and fatter Americans are on the move

Ok this HAS to be what Obama and his staff are mulling over..

The Emperor has no balls !!!!!!

FACT!!! Most Of The Super Wealthy DO NOT Pay Top Rate

FACT!!! Most Of The Super Wealthy DO NOT Pay Top Rate

Two more years of NO. That's what it's about. NO help for the unemployed, NO help for the economy

Pres. Obama's Prime Time Address

Hey Harry Reid call 'em out and make them do a real life filibuster!

So under DU new rules is there anything I can't call the first black president of the United States?

So under DU new rules is there anything I can't call the first black president of the United States?

So under DU new rules is there anything I can't call the first black president of the United States?

Was researching, and ran across this old article about Finegold (re intelligence)

Palin handlers bully CNN cameraman at book signing

What kind of a deal would Obama have to get so most here would

Feingold voted with the Rs on these tax bills...

We need some programmer on this board to make a DU iPhone app.

How many corporations are sending out memo's about WikiLeaks..

Braintree mayor vows to save Christmas from squirrels

The Bush tax cuts were in effect when the unemployment jumped from 9.6% to 9.8%...

What if we just let all tax cuts expire for now and fought this fight again in January

Helen Thomas' response to accusations that she is an anti-Semite:

India close to signing huge arms deals with France and Russia

Massey CEO Blankenship expected to testify Dec. 14

US labor leader calls for wage increase worldwide

Faux News Palin punk?

What is "corporatism"?

Linda Sanchez: Obama’s NAFTA-Style Korea Free Trade Deal Will Send Jobs Overseas

Defamatory manifestos and dismissive one liners will neither save nor destroy a president

Merkley Lays Out A Course For Reforming The Filibuster In The Next Senate

Based on Hugabear's post:: Adopt A Billionaire Charity Drive (AABCD)

Based on Hugabear's post:: Adopt A Billionaire Charity Drive (AABCD)

Students Warned Not To Link To Or Even Read WikiLeaks If They Want A Federal Job

72 Super PACs Spent $83.7 Million On Election, Financial Disclosure Reports Show - WaPo

news breakthrough!! PBS Colorado is Airing for the first time...

news breakthrough!! PBS Colorado is Airing for the first time...

John McWeasel

John McWeasel

No moderator 'tis not true

WikiLeaks Cables Reveal How US Manipulated Climate Accord

Ohioan kills bear on opening of deer gun season

Ohioan kills bear on opening of deer gun season

One In Seven Creditworthy Americans Can't Pay Bills, Study Shows

WikiLeaks cables discuss vast hacking by a Chinese government that fears the Web

WikiLeaks cables discuss vast hacking by a Chinese government that fears the Web

WikiLeaks cables discuss vast hacking by a Chinese government that fears the Web

Miramar ban on roadside solicitations-"This is not a safety issue, this is a homelessness issue,"

If big corporations are people,

Home ownership comparison & the mortgage deductions

The MPAA Bans Bereavement Poster (shows a kid holding a knife)

Plans to ban cheap alcohol and end tobacco branding will be unveiled by ministers this week

Two dead in Russian passenger plane crash

INSIDE JOB - Playing now near you! Great film!

Those who do not learn from history

Guardian: U.S. Embassy Cables - Wiki Witch-Hunt ("The Cables Are More Than Just Embarrassing...")

Carlos Slim on Larry King

Carlos Slim on Larry King

just out of curiosity, I searched Facebook...

DU is extremely S L O W for me. Other sites OK. Anyone else? n/t

DU is extremely S L O W for me. Other sites OK. Anyone else? n/t

USA Today: Fix It Again, Toyota: More Camry pedal problems

Schumer: Large Appetite To Fight Even If All Bush Tax Cuts Expire

Schumer: Large Appetite To Fight Even If All Bush Tax Cuts Expire

First Sarah clubbed the fish, then she came for Nicole Wallace

WIKI LEAKS:Britain Allowed BANNED U.S. Cluster Bombs to be Stored on British Soil in Secret!

Serious question

Operation One-Term: Obama Reaches Bipartisan Agreement To Serve Only Four Years

He’s a Reaganite...Let me put it even more baldly. Obama is, actually, a bad man.

Moves to weed out retailers and make bongs a pipe dream

I missed something

The Christmas Compromise-Tax Cuts For Unemployment Insurance Benefits

Law Firm Accused Of Using Non-Lawyers In Foreclosure Filings, Charging Homeowners Attorney Fees

Imagine how radical the concept of moving from a 6 to a 5-day workweek sounded in 1926

Why dosen't Obama pull a bush and let the old one sunset and pass

Why dosen't Obama pull a bush and let the old one sunset and pass

Southwest orders heavy teen to buy extra ticket, apologizes

Southwest orders heavy teen to buy extra ticket, apologizes

$5.00 F*CK 'EM Therapy

Obama tells dems he'll oppose tax cuts compromise without

The Economy Has Fallen And Can't Get Back Up

Our Government requires all people to be educated, at least to

Iranian Press TV Offers Misleading Journalism regarding a Lewis-McChord Soldier....

Alan Grayson Points Out How Much Fox Pundits Stand to Benefit from Extension of Bush Tax Cuts

What if Dr. Seuss Created 'Star Wars'?

Class and Social Security (Krugman) (Yes. It IS class warfare)

"Best purchase I made since Dick Cheney!" The WC's "Supernatural" slams

Dear President Obama and advisors-: re: tax cuts

Eight Years Later, Washington Post Still Defending The Saddam-Niger-Yellowcake Story ("Fair Game")

Does anyone think criticism of Obama here on DU is racist motivated?

It just got outta hand

So how much will MY income taxes go up if they do nothing??

On the Bush tax cuts: A choice

Assuming all my assumptions are accurate, tell me why I should change them

Assuming all my assumptions are accurate, tell me why I should change them

Expression of negative emotions toward Obama

Expression of negative emotions toward Obama

Joe Hill's Will

The scene is now set for the fall of Silvio Berlusconi

The scene is now set for the fall of Silvio Berlusconi

Ryan Newell, Disabled Afghan War Veteran, Accused Of Stalking Westboro Baptist Church Members

***Jimmy Carter on After Words, c-span2, NOW.

***Jimmy Carter on After Words, c-span2, NOW.

"US soldier admits to sport killing"

You want my Opinion?

Just heard the story about Afghan VP carrying $52 Mil in cash &

Transocean Refuses to Release Gulf of Mexico Safety Audits to Government

Will Massachusetts Senator Scott Brown be re-elected in 2012?

an interesting bit of information:

Anyone buying made in America products

I made a contribution on this to run in Boehner's district to Bold Progressives

WikiLeaks Embassy Cables: The Key Points at a Glance (Great resource to keep track)

So, why did Feingold vote with the help the millionare crowd today?

When Boys Dress Like Girls for Halloween

FAILblog rules !!!

Ass-kicking empanadas

***Jimmy Carter on After Words, c-span2, NOW.

4 Dem's that voted against the end of the tax extension to Millionaires and Billionaires are..

Chase orders Southlake bank to remove Christmas tree

You can help Wikileaks if you have a unix-based server which is hosting a

You can help Wikileaks if you have a unix-based server which is hosting a

A Little Christmas Story

From FB tonight - still writing responses, feel free to chime in:

Charlie Rangel Gets Standing Ovation in Harlem

One reason Pelosi's popularity has surged here - she's lost clout

What ever happened to the words:

Costliest U.S. Weather Disasters Since 1980

State Dept. Bars Staffers from WikiLeaks, Warns Students Not to Even Read At Home on or Comment On!

Re Wikileaks & State Dept assertions that information is still classified.

Re Wikileaks & State Dept assertions that information is still classified.

Merry Christmas

Sir Paul McCartney To Receive Kennedy Center Honor On December 5th

Arizona Medicaid cuts will deny medical treatments in life-or-death situations!

Arizona Medicaid cuts will deny medical treatments in life-or-death situations!

There are no athiests in foxholes?

Make the Repukes have to fight for the the filthy rich for weeks.

Unemployment rate

GOP Lawmaker Says TSA Pat Downs Promote 'Homosexual Agenda'

Real mirrors on different IP Addresses as well as list of all current Wikileak mirrors.

I still like Obama and the Democratic Party and I still think

My War's At Home

WikiLeaks interrupts the President

Jim DeMint (R-SC): Economy is "waiting to roar back," but it can't without permanent Bush Tax Cuts©

Attorney: Assange Accused for Not Wearing Condom During Consensual Intercourse

Attorney: Assange Accused for Not Wearing Condom During Consensual Intercourse

A few remarks on Wikileaks

A rate increase with a tax credit for wages paid to employees and related payroll taxes.

Sen. Bernie Sanders: A Real JAW DROPPER At The FEDERAL RESERVE

Tax Cuts .........Comes Down to Live or Die

NJ High court won't stop start of NJ bear hunt

NJ High court won't stop start of NJ bear hunt

I'm moving in with my nearly 60 year old partner, so she keeps her house. What is happening here?

Give the rich their tax breaks. If they don't hire people, take them back.

And to my congressman, I sent this ditty-

University pulls diversity award named after Helen Thomas

An inteligent and interesting resource on the cables: wikileaks.foreignpolicy.com

DU's elders. Look for them, listen to them, and ignore the MSM troll-fight parrots.

This pic has a BIG clue as to who leads the country.

The Nissan Leaf made her debut in Japan

So if you're rich and you don't get your tax breaks extended

Assanged

Moment of Lies: Galbraith Attacks Lack of Evidence for Frantic Deficit Fear Mongering

Feds tracking credit cards, store purchases without warrant: report

Obama on Bush tax cuts: 'It will require some compromise'

Republican thief busted by the FBI

Pssssst! We are STILL being bled dry by two dishonorable, unjust wars. We need THAT money at home.

Hey expats...what's a good country to relocate to?

Tea Party terrorists

Tea Party terrorists

"Obama has signaled he will bow to Republican demands for extending tax cuts at all income levels"

From Jim Crow to Eat Crow: 'No one is above the law' - Holder, Biden and Theodore Roosevelt.

The dishonesty about the tax cuts has to stop

Who provides the best news coverage?

He said, She said...

Wikileaks vs US--the first -overt- internet battle by a nation state?

jobs I've applied to recently

jobs I've applied to recently

Why did Sarah club the fish?

Why did Sarah club the fish?

Why did Sarah club the fish?

My ESL student from Ecuador is returning home, leaving U.S. for good.

My ESL student from Ecuador is returning home, leaving U.S. for good.

It is not the time to name names. It is the time to threaten and criticize.

Lebanese Newspaper Publishes U.S. Cables Not Found on WikiLeaks

Billboards to proclaim Jesus' return on May 21, 2011

Headlines.. WTF???

Alternate ways to donate to the Julian Assange and other WikiLeaks Staff Defence Fund

WikiLeaks: Assange Delivers On Obama’s Promise Of Transparency

Redundant, yet spot-on and hilarious bumper sticker I saw the other day

If there actually was a viable "Draft Bernie Sanders for President" movement - would you support it?

So about this “fighting back” thing

where has John Kerry been

DoD Shitting Bricks About The Next Military Budget

If an American military person with security clearances had passed

Bobby Jindal: Palin is "absolutely" qualified to run for president in 2012

10 Awesome Free Documentaries That You Can Watch Online

"What Are We Doing Here?" - Al Franken Floor Speech On Tax Cuts and Unemployment Insurance

It's not about Obama

Guardian: How WikiLeaks Altered The Way We See The World In Just A Week

Ever have a moment that makes you realize things really are not that bad for you?

Corporate America thanks President Obama for his NAFTA-style Korea Trade Agreement

Corporate America thanks President Obama for his NAFTA-style Korea Trade Agreement

Kasich to yank union approval - does not want certain workers to unionize

Ban on school bake sales for fund raisers in new bill . . .

The most important truth that Assange has revealed is not contained in

Just saw the new Harry Potter. Can I ask a question?

Text of another Obama ad I would use if Mike Huckabee is the nominee

Text of the Obama ad I would use if Huckabee is the nominee

Democrat deficit hawks think Obama should seize on deficit panel plan as a reasonable compromise

Democrat deficit hawks think Obama should seize on deficit panel plan as a reasonable compromise

PayPal cuts WikiLeaks from money flow

People just can't stop fighting and give up...

People just can't stop fighting and give up...

Sunday Talk Shows

ALTERMAN: the 2000 coup decision GROWS IN DISGRACE. But Harold & Kumar loved Shrub

The Dem's have put together a study group to look at the way to shape the

Blowing Billions on War While American Workers Go Under

The Final Solution for Westboro Baptist Church

State Department To Columbia University Students: DO NOT Discuss WikiLeaks On Facebook, Twitter

I hope all the armchair judges of Manning's leak have read the following:

woman hasn't made a mortgage payment since 1985, still lives in house

woman hasn't made a mortgage payment since 1985, still lives in house

woman hasn't made a mortgage payment since 1985, still lives in house

John Pilger warned that Julian Assange and Wikileaks would be smeared

Billboards to proclaim Jesus' return on May 21, 2011

Rick Scott picks Imagine Charters head to advise him on education...despite Imagine's spotty record.

Sick Ground Zero Worker Says McCain Was Rude To Him

Bashing Teachers in the name of Education Reform...

Frank Rich: All the President’s Captors

If you're opposed to Wikileaks, were you opposed to what Daniel Ellsberg did as well?

China passenger train hits 300 mph, breaks record

The tax inequity problem is a result of the labor inequity problem.

Evading Shutdown, WikiLeaks Mobilizes Twitter Supporters (More Than 200 Twitter Mirror Sites Today)

So you say your middle class....

Who do you trust more...Wikileaks or the National Security State?

Ever hang around any wealthy people? Ever notice they don't pay for anything?

New facts about Assange's accusers. They beggar belief.

Senate Cloture Vote on Extending Only Middle Class Tax cut fails. NEW INFO. NOT JUST A DUPLICATE

Why do people believe in bullshit?

DU Adopt-a-Billionaire charity drive

Cenk Uygur: Is Barack Obama Stupid?

Julian Assange's Son, Daniel, Speaks About His Father.

Julian Assange's Son, Daniel, Speaks About His Father.

Gift guide for homeless people

Ladies and Gentlemen: It's Time to Name Names.

I have heard at least 10 people say the Tax Cuts for the rich is the "Last Straw"

Please. Let's not repeat on DU the lies, smears and slanders directed against Julian Assange

can we ever escape this

I thought only wingnuts believed that simply saying something was so made it so.

From "The Economist" In Defence of WikiLeaks

Well, I Just Found Another One Of "Them"

Dean's 50 state plan was not about left or right, but about moving power out of DC.

Will the New Deal Democrats inspire a candidate to step forward to primary Obama?

Who are the 26% who favor extending tax cuts for the wealthy?

Barack and the Beanstalk

Please Help Save These Trees:

Will the USA ever have another economic system, other than capitalism?

Will the USA ever have another economic system, other than capitalism?

Leaving Mr. Assange out of consideration I'm supportive of what WikiLeaks is doing. Who else is?

The Catfood Commission.

Why do many large corporations such as ExxonMobil pay no income tax?

We're going to really need each other from now on.

We're going to really need each other from now on.

A Little Christmas Story

Health Care Premiums Could Reach $23,341 By 2020

Who has done a better job promoting transparency?

Expiring Tax Cuts Dominate in Weekly Addresses

Senate now in unusual Saturday session to vote on test tax cut votes. Reid speaking about DADT now.

What About the Obama Tax Cuts?

Roll Call: DREAM Act (Cloture) Vote Next Week in Senate

Republicans hammer 'job creators' lie and won't help unemployed because media does not do its job

Harry Reid: "Republicans cannot stop protecting the people who got us into this mess"

We saw "Inside Job" last night

Schumer: Large Appetite To Fight Even If All Bush Tax Cuts Expire

Christ Christy sure knows how to create those jobs in NJ doesn't he

Obama is a bad man

Who is the greatest living criminal not in prison?

President Obama vs a Republican candidate other than Palin in 2012

"...Democrats have a nasty habit about a commitment to reality and truth..."

LEAKED: Original Unedited Pages of Sarah Palin's New Book

President Obama vs the moron Sarah Palin in 2012

Skinner, I need to change my user name

Does President Obama dare to DISMANTLE THE EMPIRE??

'Obama's going to let Republicans do bad thing after bad thing'

How can we beat the Media? Every article about today's vote starts out with a lie

"WH looking into broken embargo on POTUS trip"

Obama Pardons 66 Yr Old Ex-Marine made Pennies into Dimes

Anyone in the mood to defend Michelle? The wackos are going nuts & the racist comments

Tea Party Nation Founder: 'A Wise Idea' To Only Let Property Owners Vote

Helen Thomas: I stand by my comment it was the truth

Obama confident of tax cut deal before Jan. 1

If President Obama runs on ending tax cuts for the rich in 2012 will it

For anyone wondering how Palin would handle the presidency -

President Obama confident of tax cut deal before Jan. 1

President Might Be Finished Ceding to the GOP

Did Feingold vote with the Republicans again?

HOMER SIMPSON For President in Twenty Twelve!

Mr. Obama, I knew Abe Lincoln. Abe Lincoln was a friend of mine...

Under what circumstances would our party be able to raise taxes rather than cut spending?

Please drop the "weak Obama" meme

The only good Beaver is a shaved Beaver

DERP!!!111elevens!!1!1

"Transparency and the rule of law will be the touchstones of this presidency..."

Laugh and the world laughs with you. Cry...

Why did the Beaver cross the road?

So anybody still up?

Nevermind...

Beavers brush their teeth with Bucky Dent

some zz top love

PIC: Obama's transparency & Wikileaks

Just dicovered something new about my XBox 360

Fill in the blank...It's my party, and I'll ...blank... if I want to

Has anyone seen Paris, I Love You and or New York, I Love You....

30 years ago today - Led Zeppelin officially disbanded

Remembering the golden pre-Obama era

Computer nerds..HELP ME!

Miss Lichtenstein

Kitteh and Anti-Kitteh coexist for 2.353X10^-9 seconds

No snow here...

To honor the return of "The Hoof"

Some Billy Joel

Gotta brag a bit on my daughter-in-law

TWEET IT - iPads vs iPhones (Michael Jackson "Beat It" spoof)

ROCK STARS & WANNABES...Would you release a LIVE or GREATEST HITS album to pay for your rehab?

What's with the Flames and Oliers this year?

Enjoying free wifi at 30,000 feet and...

PHOTO: Japan's taste treat, "shirako" (sperm-filled reproductive glands of male fish)

In your opinion, is DU too critical of Obama, not critical enough of Obama, or just right ...

Mel & Tim - "Backfield In Motion," from Wattstax (1972)

The Spinners, "It's A Shame," SOUL! tv, WNET NY Channel 13, 1973

Do celebrities appear in your dreams?

Three Degrees - "When Will I See You Again" (1982)

What is your favorite way to breed and why?

A fate worse than de... ... ... ... ... waitaminute...

Just fix me a cheeseburger NOW, asshole!!! (Um... maybe I shouldn'ta oughta done that.)

Relax, goddamit. RELAX!!!!!!!!

How to increase your chances of a UFO landing in your area:

Marilyn McCoo & Billie Davis Jr - "You Don't Have To Be A Star," from Midnight Special

Does anyone have a few minutes to walk this dummy through

So today's talking point rational for The Big Cave On Tax Cuts For Billionaires

There must be a full moon

Obama Tells Dems He'll Oppose Tax Cut Deal Without Unemployment Benefits, Other Relief

A Little Christmas Story

A Little Christmas Story

Strawmeme: A strawman argument passed around endlessly on internet discussion boards.

Enjoying free will at 30,000 feet and...

The Byrds went #1 today! 12/4/65

Earn Enough for Us

Grass

Online Budgeting Tools -- recommendations?

Public Pervert

I am lovin' the new John Lennon Double Fantasy Stripped Down

computer geeks i have a quesiton for you

At LAST... a cat product we could ALL use!!!

I just learned who was cast for the American version of the Girl with the dragon tattoo.

Blue Celery

Who posted Damn you autocorrect? Thanks +1000

Well... it's off to work for me...

Quack!

Crispian St Peters passed away earlier this year

Demolition Kitteh

Senate Cloture Vote on Extending Only Middle Class Tax cut fails.

Today's College Football Thread (Championship Edition)

More CLASSIC 60s Soul - The Soul Survivors, "Expressway To Your Heart"

That's Really Super, Supergirl

Can Someone Recommend a Good Espresso Coffe for my Stove Top Espresso Maker?

Does anyone do this any more?

This week, we ate at MacDonalds for the first time in this millenium...

Stories from the Road: I never thought I'd write about this

So I'm looking at the Whole Foods "On Sale" flyer, and the "sale" prices are like 4X Safeway prices

I want to be the first to suggest casting for the "Wikileaks. The Movie"

CLASSIC 60s Soul - Brenton Wood, "Gimme Little Sign"

Tommy (the Album) by the Who. Good or lame?

My Thanksgiving turkey finally thawed, so I'm popping it in the oven!

HOW can the season finale of Boardwalk Empire already be here?

I made my first batch of home brew today.

I am way too possessive about my research ideas. not sure why i am telling you guys this

Songs about fish!

To give up the cats or not too. (aka-how quickly will this thread be locked.)

I'm sick of the 'soldier worship' aspect of our society

Louis CK - new material

I read in a newpaper today (and I forget which one) that smoking causes depression and

Favourite song when you were a child? For me two. "My eyes are dim, I cannot see,

I found some '60's music on YouTube that aren't heard much, if at all, on oldies stations.

Spain in state of alert over air strike chaos

Plea to ban WikiLeaks in Pakistan dismissed (The judge said nothing is greater than the truth)

Pakistani high court dismisses ban on WikiLeaks

"I'm frightened of people...who don't think wrasslin' is real."

Abbas: Last Resort - I'll Ask Israel to Take Over

Many of us passionate Obama supporters share the frustrations of his critics on the left but. . .

Vice President Biden attacks GOP ahead of Senate tax-cut vote

Al Qaeda planned to kill Saudis with poisoned gifts

The scene is now set for the fall of Silvio Berlusconi

Afghan president doubts leaked US cables are real

Evading Shutdown, WikiLeaks Mobilizes Twitter Supporters (More Than 200 Twitter Mirror Sites Today)

Report: WikiLeaks Has Insurance File (Suspected of Including BP, Guantanamo Bay)

72 super PACs spent $83.7 million on election, financial disclosure reports show

Obama confident of tax cut deal before Jan. 1

Spain military takes over air traffic control

WikiLeaks Cables: US Mocked UK Over 'Special Relationship'

Russian man pleads not guilty to global spam scheme (that at times accounted for 1/3 of global spam)

Ken Saro-Wiwa was framed, secret evidence shows

Senate Republicans block middle-class tax bill

Legal process keeps Assange free for now

White House Warns Government Workers on Calling Up WikiLeaks

PayPal freezes WikiLeaks account

Easter Island land dispute clashes (with Chilean security forces) leave dozens injured

Tax-Cut Debate Turns to Millionaires

Go vote in this poll - Should Ron Paul run for President in 2012?

Dem congressman: Afghanistan conflict 'not a winnable war'

Millions Bracing for Cutoff of Unemployment Checks

Mexico: U.S. teen specialized in beheadings

PM has betrayed me: Assange

Exclusive: Submarine Dive Finds Oil, Dead Sea Life at Bottom of Gulf of Mexico

I saw a group of small businesspeople being interviewed on CNN. When one lady

15 million Americans are still unemployed

Wake Up America! WikiLeaks Gave Us 92,000 Reasons To Leave Afghanistan PICK ONE! Dennis Kucinich

Weekly Address: Vice President Biden: Tax Cuts & Unemployment Insurance

Obama: We're winning the Afghan war

Weird Liberal Head Show #239: John McCain HATES Our Military!

Tax Cuts, only if the really, really rich get more

TYT: The Unemployment Disaster Continues

Who Owns Fast Food Stock?

How is capitalism legitimized?

America Has The Most Unequal Distribution Of Wealth Since The Great Depression

Bill Moyers on Plutonomy, May 02, 2010

Proving Corexit Poisoning-Civil Engineer Marco Kaltofen-Gulf Oil Spill

Rachel Maddow w/ Senator Merkley - Fixing the Filibuster

TDPS: Fox runs FAKE story from TheOnion.com, pulls it; starts seasonal Global Warming propaganda too

Touch-a Touch Me, TSA Security (Rocky Horror Parody)

NMA.tv: Simpsons VS Faux Noise

Its a beautiful World.

Rachel Maddow- GOP tax bonus for rich ignores failure of Reaganomics

Anderson Cooper AC360 - Joe Lieberman & John McCain Clash Over DADT Repeal

Sarah Palin Is Like Jar Jar Binks

TYT - Ad: Obama's Tax Cut Cave

Libertarians: democracy is worse than totalitarianism

Christian Militia Exposes US Right

Sen. Franken Argues Against Tax Cuts For Millionaires

The American Middle-Class is Dying, The American Dream is DEAD

(D) Governor Calls Out Democrats

Lawmaker gunned down in Honduras

ABC's "What Would You Do?" Tackles Homophobic Parenting

72 super PACs spent $83.7 million on election, financial disclosure reports show

Arizona Strikes Again - Pulling the plug on Grandma

WikiLeaks document exposes US complicity in Sri Lankan war crimes

The Brazilian Cables: US Upset Brazil Puts Interests of Activists Ahead of Counterterrorism

White House Brags about Exporting our Pyramid Schemes to Korea

Greens remain silent on witch-hunt against Australian citizen Julian Assange

Dangerous Memes: Ideas To Die For By Dan Dennett

WikiLeaks site's Swiss host dismisses pressure to take it offline

DFP columnist skewers GOPer religionauts seeking House leadership posts

The Return of Debtors' Prisons

Louisville Courier-Journal: Creationist tourism

Ex-marine predicts win in 'don't ask, don't tell' fight (first person to be discharged)

Motorhead beat up bankers in Christmas single

Bolivia, bad information and the State Department/

Giant Tar Mat Threatens Parts Of Orange Beach,Alabama More oil products delivered from BP

Study: Female Vets Especially Vulnerable To Suicide

Amnesia as a Way of Life: WikiLeaks Amid the "Careless People"

Sirius Radio: The Refuge for Frothing Racist, Homophobic Right-Wingers Like Dr. Laura

Restoring democracy in the United States

LAT: Century-old oaks may make way -- for silt

BP lawyers challenge government's size estimate of Gulf of Mexico oil spill

Solar Power Stocks Advance in Hong Kong as China Announces New Subsidies

American west's forests face troubling carbon trend (becoming carbon source instead of sink)

Found this site that gives ice thickness...may be interesting to some

Researchers discover a way to simultaneously desalinate water, produce hydrogen and treat wastewater

Iowa State, Ames Lab researchers fabricate more efficient polymer solar cells

Turns out it's NOT global warming - it's global FLOODING

Things Your Momma Never Told You About A Honda Civic Hybrid

Neglected greenhouse gas discovered by atmosphere chemists (anaesthetic gasses)

Largest US school solar contract redirects money to education (Calif.)

WikiLeaks cables reveal how US manipulated (Copenhagen) climate accord

AP: As climate talks drag on, more ponder techno-fixes (geoengineering)

Sanyo Electric To Mass Produce World's Most Energy-Efficient Solar Cell (21.6% efficiency)

America’s largest solar PV plant completed in Nevada

NRG Solar and SunPower agree to build 250-MW Solar Ranch in California

NRG Solar and SunPower agree to build 250-MW Solar Ranch in California

Maricopa County AZ to create "Self-Defense Review Committee"

One dead, two wounded in bar shooting

Strict gun laws are bad for blacks: ..

Lawmaker gunned down in Honduras

Grammy Nod For Colombia's Choc Quib Town Dispels 400 Years Of History

Alvaro Uribe settles scores with the press on air as new cases are filed against the ex head of stat

Bolivia, bad information and the State Department/

Lula heads emotional tribute to Nestor Kirchner in summit

Gloat-Free NBA Scores (Friday, December 3)

well my ff week sucks

You can't be humbled and honored by an award you wait 17 years to accept

Jeter, Yankees agree on a deal...

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Wow!! UConn is BCS Bound!1!! Un-fucking-believable. (elevens!)

Heh! The Big Least Championship game and only about half the stadium

BOOMER SOONER!!!

Boston Red Sox near deal for Adrian Gonzalez of San Diego Padres, sources say

Have fun all you Frog haters. FUCK YOU.

Gloat filled NCAA Basketball score, (December 4)

The JR Chess Report (December 4): World Women's Championship begins today

ABC's "What Would You Do?" Tackles Homophobic Parenting

Bada-Boom, Bada-Bing!

Three of four service chiefs oppose prompt DADT repeal

Abbas: Last Resort - I'll Ask Israel to Take Over

For Israeli Arab teens, a way to serve the country – without joining the army

Two States of Being (Interview in NYT of Amos Oz and Sari Nusseibeh)

Israel 'saddened' as Brazil recognises Palestinian state

What are the odds?

Ancient Shipwreck to Aid Ghostly Neutrino Search

Around the Christmas Market

More Around the Christmas Market

POLL for DECEMBER Photo Contest!!!

Reflections on a train

Okay so we had some WHITE weather yesterday

Mannheim Christmas Market 2010

Unawares and a double take - I looked out the window and saw a wonderland unfolding

Something a bit different - Do you like any of these?

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