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Archives: January 1, 2010

Protesters Gather in Cairo for March to Gaza

OT: I just posted this in the Nance Greggs thread...

A Mideast Bond, Stitched of Pain and Healing

French Peace Activist, Marie Renee, Killed by Egyptian Police During a Protest Against Gaza Siege

Shit, I missed it. Happy New Year!

A Happy 2010 to all

Wooooo.. Happy 9:26 PST to you all

On this New Year's Eve of the Decade, I would like to share with u my rhyming thought of the decade.

Mountain Standard Time - Happy New Year from Denver, CO - check in here!

December 31 - First Family Sees ‘Avatar’ in 3D.

Los Angeles has 1.5 more drinking hours before the New Year...

Wishing, Skinner, EarlG, Elad everyone here on DU a wonderful New Year!

New Year's fireworks going off NOW NW of Portland, OR

Jason Linkins, Huffington Post - "The End Of A Decade: We Are All Harry Whittington"

Your Victims Await You...


Kabul demands US/NATO killers of 8 school children & 2 other civilians be handed over

A warning for the next decade:

Venture Philanthropy and the Ongoing Neoliberal Assault on Public Education

The revolution will be Mapped

"Special Senior Moments" - a story of a special athlete helping others

Slow-dancing on New Year's Eve

Time for Dick Clark to retire?

New visa proposal to help create the next big thing (BBC) {yeah right}

The Dow Jones & Historical events ( a series of interesting graphs)

The Dow Jones & Historical events ( a series of interesting graphs)

OK Resolution Time - I Can't See My Feet

Some Celebraties Seem to Not Know When to Call It Quits

Top Ten Movies of the Decade

It's time to put an overall rotten decade behind us....

Ever wonder what tv anchors do while a commercial is on?

Federal court restricts Taser use by police

Happy New Year, DU!

The Chinese Dragon - Then and Now

Pseuicides, Munchausen Syndrome Or Faking Your Own Death On The Internet

Pleeze DU this TMZ poll on Rush Limbaugh!

We got all the way through the 2000-2009 decade...

2010, First year since 1999 without Bush stench all over it.

Anyone just see that CNN presentation of the "wingnuts" of the year?

Bible scholar Harold Camping predicts end time of May 21, 2011

Bible scholar Harold Camping predicts end time of May 21, 2011

Don't Mess with Yemen

Drone Porn: The Newest YouTube Hit

The Daily Show now in HD starting 1/4/2010

New Years Resolutions for Obama ---From Pig Man

Happy New Year from Seattle!

Italian Opts For Jail Over New Year With Relatives.

General Ray Odierno not happy with Blackwater guards getting away with murder

Microsoft Needs a Swift Kick in the Boot-Up

2000-2009 The "I" Wish We Could Have a Do Over "Decade"

"We're a little detached from the world," Steele said. "But we are conservatives."

"We're a little detached from the world," Steele said. "But we are conservatives."

Why is it when I try to post a video from Firedoglake, DU says "video not found"???

70 killed in Pakistan as a suicide bomber drove a vehicle

OK Duers will Rush return to his hate fest on

Macroeconomic effects of Chinese mercantilism - Krugman

Hi General Discussion folks. Happy New Year!

Coulter Says Obama Is ‘Specially Situated’ To Racially Profile Because He Attended A Madrassa

I wonder if those billowing clouds of first, second, and third hand smoke led to heart disease?

Toons: Ann Telnaes

Toons: Ann Telnaes

Mousavi 'Ready to Die' For Reform in Iran

my eyes!!!! my eyes!!!!! still trying to recover from the nasty shock.

Make a wish for 2010.

Y2K version 2.1? I have two emails that say I have PMs in my

Estate Tax Moratorium this year

dreamed of obama for the past few nights

Blackwater Shooting Charges All dropped By Judge...

Russia aims to combat alcohol abuse

OK. I already hate myself for this but I just can't help it.

2010 sucks. None of the things I expected to happen in 2010 have happened yet.

Pakistan: Suicide bomb kills 32 at volleyball site

Is anyone else having strange things happen with their inbox right now?

The latest updates on Rush Limbaugh are confusing and vague

"Something fierce and imperishable...."

Perhaps this year will be different - Mark Fiore reminisces about 2009

There is still ONE MORE YEAR in the decade, you count from 1 not 0

New Year's Maniac Music!

So long as Morgan Freeman keeps his trap shut 2010 should be OK.

Limbaugh fans call show with get-well wishes (while he gets his tires kicked)

Ever see those anti smoking commercials some states run as a result of tobacco settlements.

Interesting choice of words on MSNBC this a.m.: Referred to the Imam in

Flu woods, out of, not yet, probably.

674 settlements in Ukraine remain cut off from electricity because of bad weather

California desert town takes back the night, wins rare "Dark Sky" award.

Interactive: Can you spot the airport threats in screening luggage?

Transportation Security Administration, TSA, Subpoenas Bloggers about leaked Security Directives

Let's consider the Rush situation:

Just heard an ol' fella on Washington Journal complaining that Americans don't understand history.

I will forever remember the decade of the 2000's as..

Olympic Snowboarding Hopeful Critically Injured

If you really want to get more progressive action in congress

Dear 2010; Be not like 2009, Mark Morford

Which channel are you watching?

Chesk out Chris Deschene--A Navaho veteran seeking the Az SOS

Where the hell did the term First family or first lady come from.

Have A Maury Christmas

It is 11:54 Eastern Time - I want to wish DU a Happy New Year!

Russia Decides to Ban U.S. Poultry Imports.

Ten years ago right now, we were enjoying our Y2K-proof barbecue midniight dinner.

50% of the population has some money in the stock market

Police make arrest in death of 20-year-old (shooter refused to call 911)

Doonesbury skewers Palin

So apparently my uncle is still a wanted man..

How about Nudist Airlines?

nothing says 'Happy Holidays' like... Lockup: Raw---Extended Stay

Do you believe incompetence or deliberate manipulation was behind the Blackwater murder's release?

david shuster reports that limpballs is in the same hospital that Obama was born in.....

Predict something that will happen in 2010.

Maybe 2.5% of published climatologists disagree with the hypothesis of human-induced climate change

New Year's employee dinner in cardiac rehab dept, San Diego County

First study debunked - Tiger Woods shareholders have actually made $1.5 Billion since his accident

Suicide bomb today so powerful it could "be felt from 11 miles"

Crooks & Liars recalls Limbaugh's Jerry Garcia euology ("just another dead doper, a dirtbag")


Rick Warren's Conversation with God

The profound capacity of love and goodness. Get out the Kleenex..

If you support Obama you're a naive chump and if you oppose him you're an unrealistic lefty whiner

If you support Obama you're a naive chump and if you oppose him you're an unrealistic lefty whiner

Main Steet vs Wall Street.


Interesting graph.

Some of us believe in Karma.

New Year's Day brings new state laws

GOP banks on repeal push for 2010

Fuckin idiot in today's paper...

Fuckin idiot in today's paper...

letters in a local paper echoing concerns over Afghanistan

You were wondering where the money was in full body scanners? Start with Michael Chertoff...

A Presidential legacy is comprised of laws passed , wars waged or unwaged, policies, & appointments

As a gift from the creator, a free full length movie. It's one of Roger Ebert's top

Case of mutilated goose carcasses solved. Its not satanists or aliens

A Freeper's view on the killing of children in Afghanistan

For my New Years Resolutions I am going to......

sorry kids.........................

NOT a gun post

NOT a gun post

The Past, Present, and Future of Minimum Wage-Infographic

DU Call to primary action! March 2nd Texas

Why is Rush in the hospital?

Mayo Clinic in Arizona to Stop Treating Some Medicare Patients

Mayo Clinic in Arizona to Stop Treating Some Medicare Patients

FEEL THE LOVE! Limbaugh callers with get well wishes instructed to say only DITTO to express support

Stressed depressed workers less productive

Al-Qaida seems to be only a "minor player" in the conflicts in Yemen

Could this be the reason for Rush's "health problems"?

2009’s Sleepy Sun Finally Woke Up in December

2009’s Sleepy Sun Finally Woke Up in December

Anyone happen to notice the "DEMOCRATIC" is 1.5 times the size of the

DU Call to primary action! Feb 2nd - Illinois

A progressive Congress can dictate a progressive policymaking agenda.

FIVE New Year's RESOLUTIONS for President OBAMA

“Chemicals of Concern” (really good news)

McChrystal: "We are not viewed as occupiers now.”

Time Warner subscribers....Is Fox gone?

From Ed Henrys Twitter feed first pic of Boss Limbaugh

The Right Wing Revealed: Bill Berkowitz Pulls the Blanket Off Religious Extremists and Right Wing

Bankers and gun owners

Doctors send Rush Limbaugh a fruit basket and encourage a vegan diet

Fight global warming, get $1,100 a year (

Weird synchronicity... Jennifer Lopez and Total Body Scanning

Toddler Killed By Stray Bullet

Rush will be giving a news conference...Really..

A spammer's trick you should all be made aware of.

I have this sneaking suspicion that the near miss on Christmas

Every Wingnut Has a "Liberal Friend"

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

Be polite, even if your opponent is not.

The Real Top Ten Stories of the Past Decade: #10- The meaninglessness of elections.

The Real Top Ten Stories of the Past Decade: #10- The meaninglessness of elections.

CIA drone attacks kill six people in northwest Pakistan

The new Sun

"Let's face it: 2010 is going to be a terrible year. Count on it."

Washington slaps fee on plastic shopping bags

NFL, 'Idol' After All: Time Warner Cable, Fox Announce Deal on Broadcasts

The best day of the Oughts was yesterday, when they ended.

Lying Your Way Into War? Apparently Not a Scandal

The Real Top Ten Stories of the Past Decade

Happy New Year to DU from Southeast Alaska!

Rove's family life was destroyed by same-sex marriage!

Now I have to turn my f----g speaker off

Earlier bedtime 'cuts teenage depression'

Should the Blackwater thugs be re-tried?

Watching the Rose Bowl...I think ESPN and the NCAA are getting what they wanted

Laws covering texting, tanning beds, trans fat take effect in 2010

Laws covering texting, tanning beds, trans fat take effect in 2010

GOP gaffes in the war on terror

Dems Use Karl Rove Tactics on the GOP

Ding! Lamb's head found in IKEA microwave

$4 trillion in emergency funding the next time Wall Street crashes

Who's going to save public education?

I beg to differ...

Is limpbag's "heart attack" a Hoax?

Woman holds fund raiser for accused killer and claims it's for victim

Police Write 190,000 Seat-Belt Tickets

Bob Herbert, . . . the tax would reach a fifth of all households earning between $50,000 and $75,000

dobson to form new non-profit and radio show

dobson to form new non-profit and radio show

dobson to form new non-profit and radio show

Biblical scholar's date for rapture: May 21, 2011

So I'm tired of government killing....

Why the Blackwater Case Stinks

Why the Blackwater Case Stinks

Let me tell you Young Bucks some thing

2009 Global Anti-Immigrant Hall of Shame

Bombing of CIA operatives looks like retaliation against their escalated mission in Afghanistan

I wonder why the Blackwater Case stinks.

Jesus returns, marries Sarah Palin and declares war on poor people.

Now that's it's 2010 are we are still waging illegal wars

Obama Was Warned About Holiday Terror Threats

What's The Matter With Kansas - the movie - is out

Bank ad that made me smile.

Hey DICK: A million people DEFIED AL QAEDA and went ahead with life as planned.

Northridge to host retailers from China

Northridge to host retailers from China

P.U! What's that smell? nt

I'll admit it: because I love this country, I think it would be bad if we WON in Afghanistan

An open message to our leaderhip in Washington D.C. for 2010

New rules take effect in California

Time Warner and Fox Reach Deal for Cable Distribution

Does the Blackwater Case really stink, or does something else smell?

Does the Blackwater Case really stink, or does something else smell?

Why Apple tablet may not be the gadget of the future (

The Rude Pundit: End of the Year Haiku 2009 (The End)

CIA trained Al-Qaeda, and Saudi Arabia financed the Taliban

WSJ - "GOP Seizes on Security as Issue"

Biblical Scholar's date for Rapture: May 21, 2011

Bob Herbert, the tax would reach a fifth of all households earning between $50,000 and $75,000

Bob Herbert, the tax would reach a fifth of all households earning between $50,000 and $75,000

Lack of Estate Tax in 2010: Now Cheaper to Die?

So Rush Has No Heart Problems? Really?

For Some in Japan, Home Is a Tiny Plastic Bunk

PEACE, SALAAM, SHALOM--A New Year's Wish from Minneapolis !

Parting thoughts to a decade that could have been

Whoops! Iran Accidentally Wishes Israel A Happy New Year

So, nothing wrong with Limbaugh? Doctor shopping for opiates, obviously.

Don't feel too bad--there's at least one person more upset about Limbaugh being okay than you are

Why the Blackwater Case Stinks

Fox News Shows Rasmussen Poll Indicating Most Want Underwear Bomber Waterboarded

'One Life To Live' Gay Sex Scene Is First Ever On Daytime TV (VIDEO)

Boy watches US forces shoot father in head

Limbaugh released; no heart found

its gonna be huckaby/mcdonnel

The freepers are calling the bombing on christmas 12-25

"The Republicans broke it, the Democrats fixed it."

Intel Officer: CIA Officers' Deaths Will Be 'Avenged'

Obama Administration Hires New Press Secretary For Health Care Reform

What do you know about a four-day school week?

McChrystal sees victory ahead in Afghanistan

A day in our "civilized" society.

Murderous Xe Services* (Blackwater) Thugs Get Off ... Aren't They "Enemy Combatants"?

Where is my New Millennium?

Boy Donates 500 Books To Hospital As Birthday Gift

Krugman: U.S. to lose 1.4 million jobs over next couple of years because of China

Multiple-organ transplant survivor Kristin Molini celebrates new year - and new lease on life

To all here

My New Year's resolution is

Happy New Year, DU, from Anchorage.

Molly Ivins: A Rebel Life

Have we heard from Jackeens lately? I've missed her wonderful

My Column in Saturday's Seattle Times; See Yall in Seattle on Tuesday

If you could stand before our President with a message, what would you say? Since he's here...

Is it just me?

A new law went into effect in Ohio today

Heads-up: Charter school pushers targeting Seattle

The Real Top Ten Stories of the Past Decade

Deputy under investigation for pointing loaded weapon at other Deputies.

‘Londonistan’ is still the weakest link..

China opens brand new 1,100 mile Caspian gas pipeline

CIA renegade behind suicide attack: Taliban

For Some of Japan's Jobless, Homes Just 5 Feet Wide

Limbaugh released; sees nothing wrong with US healthcare

This explains a lot

NYT: U.S.D.A approves for 8 years injecting beef w/ ammonia to kill E. coli

Record 20 million-plus collect UC in 2009: Fewer people getting fired, but nobody finding jobs

The Ethics Of Michael Chertoff

Iraqis outraged as Blackwater case thrown out

I'm proud to be a Democrat.

U.S. Casualties More Than Double in Afghanistan Over Iraq

Joe Klein purports to help those he knows NOTHING about. Joe Klein: PLEASE CALL me, YOU need help.

Record number of federal court criminal case filings in 2009; Biggest Increase since Prohibition

Silent thread in support of Rep.'s Slaughter, Lee, Woolsey & others determined to pass REAL reform

Insurance Companies on Road to Extinction. Call Their Bluff

Insurance Companies on Road to Extinction. Call Their Bluff

Changes in New Year: Rahm Immanuel will step down as Chief of

Time to announce the winner of the GREATEST DUer OF THE FREAKIN' DECADE

Driving through town, I see a crowd of people standing by the road

I'm bound to get clobbered for this, but

New Hampshire now 5th state to allow same-sex marriage

Meet the New Boss, Same as the Old Boss

BREAKING: Ex-Lesbian Lisa Miller Fails To Hand Over Child To Former Domestic Partner Janet Jenkins

Drinking Problems In Russia

According to your knowledge of mathematics, what is 2010 - 2010?

Health Reform Update: Kill the Tax on Benefits

Ralph Nader: Liberals begin to bail on Obama

Uzbek islamists now fighting in Afghanistan

A Decade's Top Ten Quotations

Perhaps Michele Bachmann isn't the most repugnant politician from Minnesota.......

theNotoriousP.I.G. a current DUer became a Widow today. I am praying for her

No Heart Disease for Rush Limbaugh

Thank you mods!

So... did Rick 'Purpose Drivel' Warren get his $900K?

Has the government understated unemployment by 32%?????

Why it costs more to be a woman

"Totalitarian regimes of the future won't be based on terror... they have brainwashing & propaganda"

VA woman fails to give up child to ex partner

The Shame of Sandra Day O'Connor: NOW she worries about her historical reputation


If you can read this..

Audio MP3: AT&T tech Mark Klein talks about the illegal spying equipment installed at AT&T

WTF? What is wrong with this country?

WOW! My haiku got published on Rude Pundit!

WOW! My haiku got published on Rude Pundit!

Something you all should know about the attorney on that Christmas day flight....

Something you all should know about the attorney on that Christmas day flight....

National coordinated campaign unites to revoke corporate "constitutional rights"

USA Today - 'Locally grown' food sounds great, but what does it mean?"

Rocket Launcher Found In Apartment

Fox spent weeks promoting apparent tea party scam

My Top 10 Favorite Books that I Read in 2009

Strange Days Indeed

Helping the homeless in 2010

Fuck FOX. Call your cable company - lower the monthly rate by $1 and drop FOX.

2009 is over and what has Obama accomplished?

Michigan Atty from Flight 253: "My Own Country Is Lying to Me"

Joe Klein's Fatuous Fantasy by Michael Collins

My new job on the army base and government waste

Will someone please explain to me how

RANT WARNING: This photo doesn't inspire anger in me. It inspires white-hot motherf**king RAGE.

Joe Klein's Fatuous Fantasy

Holy cow, a lot of remarkable people died this decade...

A personal experience with the health care system this week.

Garry Trudeau SMACKS Palin A Good One!!!

roll away, roll away the dew.

Your mailbox may look empty.

whatever happened to Steven Weed?

"What's the use of getting sober,

HAPPY NEW YEAR fellow fols on CST!

2010 - Same sex couples can now marry in NH

I've developed amnesia.

Happy New Years from the old farm near Austin.

Happy New Years from North Carolina.

I've been on a self-improvement program: Before and After pics.

IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT For the People on the East Coast..

Stupid question time: Do the following DU forums still exist?

Happy almost New Year from Alaska - some fireworks for ya

Happy New Year!

When I'm sad, she comes to me...

I just posted it in the "which was the first song you heard..." thread but DUers,

Happy New Years from the West Coast!

Yes! Yes! We made it! We farkin' make it!

As much as people are heaping dirt on the 00's, I can't join in with such glee

Ever wonder what tv anchors do while a commercial is on?

HAPPY NEW YEAR! - I feel like I stayed up way too late last night.

Would a pant suit have made a better choice?

Problems with My Car Radio Voice Commands

This looks like it might be a live one in the Guns forum...

What a fun thread. I don't have a picture but do any of you remember

tearjerker song time again

My Grandfather gave my Grandmother a chinese chin for Chrisms

I was talking to my 14-year-old cousin tonight about babysitting

The #1 absolute best thing about the new year!

How many UTUSNs does it take to change a CFL?

"Rabbits." Who else just said it? nt

kid rock giving back

New Year's resolutions should be specific, measurable, and realistic.

Today's TV watching dilemma

What is the first song you listened to in 2010?

So How Hung Over Are We Today?

Game's getting pretty exciting

my theme

Slow-dancing on New Year's Eve

HOAX Alert...Van Morrison did NOT become a father again and did NOT cheat on his wife

YouTube - CLASSIC JPOP from 1984...Seiko Matsuda, "Jikan No Kuni No Alice"

If You Have Cablevision, Say Goodbye To The Food Network

If you happened to be el flagranto dilectica with somebody,

HD and "widescreen"

Be Good To Yourselves.

YouTube - Seiko Matsuda, "Kagayaita Kisetsu e Tabidatou"

Which is better: Grumpy or Grumpier Old Men

this guy nailed it.

It's not enough that we had to bomb the Moon back to the stone age.



Kipling nailed it...

Are the Mr. Bill shorts patterned after the Book of Job?

Awesome find! George Washington's personal diary entirely online!

Has my Mississippi Belle gone Yankee?!

OK Resolution Time - I Can't See My Feet

I have only one angel

Please edit your calendars to make today Jan. 1, 2009.

Did Antonin Dvorak Predict Blues and Rock?

I'd like to thank the kind DU member who donated a star to me.

I plan on going back to work on the 4th I can not imagine what my classroom will look like

The Dakar has begun. It will be up on Versus 2 days late. Highlights

BREAKING: President Obama issues Signing Statement to officially rename year "2010" to "Barry"

I would want a portrait of this hanging up in my Parlour if I had a Mansion

We were standing, standing by peaceful waters,

Good riddance. 2009, my WORST YEAR EVER!!!

Here's to a new year full of light and happiness:

who likes German style board games?

Some cool art to begin the year.

Great West Insurance ---

What are your favorite sites?

I'm sorry about the previous post. Here's the real before and after pics.

Disturbing ad: Cat Emery

Anybody else getting their days mixed up because of the holidays.

It's so easy to slip, it's so easy to fall..

Fire! (and a little lame info for anybody who cares)

Happy Binary Day 010110!

Anybody watching the Winter Classic today?

I want a good set of flannel sheets w/o paying a fortune. I

How can Florida have a wind chill?

Getting ready to mosey down to the brush pile

The BCC Jazz Trio performs 'Linus and Lucy'

What medical risks would threaten the life of a pregnant woman?

How come in 24 no one ever spends the entire episode stuck in traffic?


A DUer is hitting on me over the phone.

Let me tell you Young Bucks some thing

Dummy at work, please ignore. Need Coffee.

I went to a comedy club last week and discovered than any joke is made funnier by adding "the fuck"


Do you have a good memory?

Trader Joe's 2009 Vintage Ale

Pictures of the Wild New Year's Party at Heidi & CMW's place...


New Year's Eve 2010 should be all flamethrowers, elephants, and randomly hidden mines.

Fuck you 2009. Go to Hell.

13 songs up on my new website.

My best news of 2009: Soundgarden reunites!!

I heard an average person swallows 4 spiders a year that crawl in your mouth while sleeping

My Gentleman friend got gay bashed when he was a kid

Do you want ammonia with your burger? Oh, too late. It is already in it.

I have a hard time working at my laptop these days

Ding! Lamb's head found in IKEA microwave

Okay Deadheads! The BAND IS EN FUEGO!

Pepsi Throwback with real sugar. UMMM good

My favorite SS moment ever

When is it just too damn cold?

Just wanted to see this again. This kitty is the cutest ever

Good Vibes for my Puppy please!

So where's the Avatar (spoilers) thread?

Top Ten Movies of the Decade

Because we all need some beauty now...tonight's sunset...

My 2010 resolution - AVIOD BECOMING DISABLED

Does anyone else have to buy multiple sticks of lip balm because you keep losing them?

**Final Update--Very sad news**

Videogamers...your pet peeves.

NYT's a brief explanation of why we are in financial trouble:

DOD Announces Casualties 31-Dec-09

Photos: The Obama Presidency, December 31st 2009

President Harry S Truman: Limit CIA Role to Intelligence

December 1st month without US combat death in Iraq

This is how they will kill Medicare

It isn't about pictures, style, or admiration.

Congressman Eric Massa: "Bring it on" Cheney & DeMint

I like this photo

Here's to 2010, kisses from me to all of you, and for another

On 9/11 19 Terrorists got through AMERICAN security and killed thousands.

Minnesota State Senate candidate removes racist comments from his Twitter feed.

Dems move to sack superdelegates

Obama has done nothing in 2010.

North Korea extends olive branch to U.S. in New Year's message

I just knew that Obama wasn't going to be much better than McCain

Caption It

EXCLUSIVE: Obama Got Pre-Christmas Intelligence Briefing About Terror Threats to "Homeland"

What do you think President Obama meant when he used to say

Politically charged atmosphere makes it harder for presidents on vacation

Why Support the Democrats?

What changes to the bill would you like to see in conference?

U.S. economy took a dive in the 2000s, a lost decade for workers

What is "too radical" or "too liberal" for America to accept? The bar seems very high here.

Afghans rally against rising civilian killings

Insurance companies are NOT getting 30 million new customers

The last Decade in retrospect.

Another first in the Obama Administration!!!!

Did anyone else get a White House DNC Christmas card?

Labor moves quickly on job safety, workers' rights

Obama's Most Underrated Move Of The Year

Huff Post has an article that says Obama was warned about attacks but the article

Juan Cole: Top Ten Good News Stories from the Muslim World in 2009 that You Never Heard About

"The economy was shedding 700,000 jobs A MONTH...Enters Barack Obama.

Get your heads out of your armpits for 10 minutes and listen up.. Bush released

If Huff/Ham et. al. are so RIGHT, why isn't Kucinich or Nader President?

Why is it so difficult for some of us to admit that a politician let us down?

State ends year with negative cash balance and little in the bank

Judge throws out Blackwater guards' charges in Iraqi deaths

Tibetan 'living Buddha' Phurbu Tsering jailed by China

Washington slaps fee on plastic shopping bags

British military says one of its soldiers killed in Afghanistan explosion

CIA takes on expanded role on front lines

Afghanistan Suicide Bomber May Have Been Helped by CIA Informant

North Korea Calls for Better Relations With U.S.

More civilian deaths claimed in Afghanistan

Gays rush to marry at New Hampshire statehouse

NH gays celebrate new law with Statehouse weddings

Mayo Clinic in Arizona to Stop Treating Some Medicare Patients

Colorado's minimum wage becomes 1st in US to drop

Saudi, Norway gov'ts give to Clinton

Berkeley High May Cut Out Science Labs

Pakistan: Suicide bomb kills 25 at volleyball site

Time Warner and Fox Reach Deal for Cable Distribution

Iraq 'to appeal Blackwater verdict'

Danish Police Stop Attack on Cartoonist

2009 Deadliest Year for U.S. in Afghanistan

CIA renegade behind suicide attack: Taliban

U.S. Flight Diverted Due to Christmas Ornament

Suicide bombing at CIA camp in Afghanistan likely revenge attack by Taliban warlord - a former ally

Pakistan Taliban say they carried out CIA attack

Two killed, four injured in Detroit hotel fire

NY Mayor Bloomberg to promote immigration reform

A Volatile Final Minute in a Good Year for Stocks

Fox, Time Warner Cable Continue Talks After Deal Ends

U.S. Lawyers Knew About Legal Pitfalls in Blackwater Case

Intel officer: CIA officers' deaths will be avenged

'I am not afraid of martyrdom,' Iran opposition leader Mousavi declares

U.S. has first month in Iraq with no combat-related deaths

General Petraeus: British hostage [Peter Moore was] held in Iran

Tests find 'nothing wrong' with Limbaugh's heart

Man shot entering Danish artist's (creator of controversial cartoons of Mohammed) home

Scores killed in Pakistan attack

Scores killed in Pakistan attack

Do you believe it?

Venezuela Says US Violating Airspace From Curacao

North Carolina Bans Smoking In Bars, Restaurants

Safety of Beef Processing Method Is Questioned (injecting beef with ammonia)

My Father Was A Freedom Fighter: Gaza’s Untold Story (Ramzy Baroud)

Bailed-out bankers foreclose churches during Christmas season

Obama positioning for immigration reform

2009 Federal Judiciary Report Released

Day-Glo J-Lo Gets Endorsement Deal From Camel

The 20 Best Socially Conscious Movies of the Decade

I See London, I See France, I See Bombs in Underpants

Guardian UK: Finnish gun laws under fire

As Honor Students Multiply, Who Really Is One?

Congress should bench the BCS (LATimes)

The Self-Sufficiency Fetish By Kellia Ramares

JJ’s 36 favorite outrages of 2009

Great Birther Moments In 2009

New Year’s Resolution for the Americas: End the drug war; give peace a chance

The Real Top Ten Stories of the Past Decade

The Real Top Ten Stories of the Past Decade

CIA trained Al-Qaeda, and Saudi Arabia financed the Taliban

David Brooks:The God That Fails

Good Riddance to Decade That Began With Theft of the Presidency

Iraqis Angered as Blackwater Charges Are Dropped


Weekend Economists Hogmanay Celebration January 1-3, 2010!

Safety of Beef Processing Method Is Questioned

President Harry S Truman: Limit CIA Role to Intelligence

My 2009 "McLaughlin Awards" (Part 2)

Myths of the American Revolution

Afghans rally against rising civilian killings

The lost decade for the economy

Get Ready For The Shit To Fly January 4th

CNBC - Arianna Huffington discussing the 'Move Your Money' New Year's Resolution

Marriage Equality Finally Kicks in the New Year in NH

"On The Edge" Max Keiser & Dr. Steve Levine talk about 'abuse syndrome,' America & Alex Jones


Happy New Year 2010

Ron Paul "They're Terrorists Because We're Occupiers"


Song for the New Year

With Warming Trend, Ice Forms Later in Adirondacks

circumpolar beings of light

Drumbeat: January 1, 2010

Happy New Year

'Million dollar tortoises' shed light on state's environmental laws

Uranium Is So Last Century — Enter Thorium, the New Green Nuke

No Rise of Atmospheric Carbon Dioxide Fraction in Past 160 Years

Sydney's two-wheeled tribes

The biggest control knob: CO2 in Earth's Climate History

Housing Bust Helps Conversationists: NY Times

No hydrinos here boss...

Happy New Year

Capitol one bowl is gonna be sloppy LSU/PENN STATE

A few bowl game pictures

Aboriginal Canadians divided over Vancouver Olympics

Brandon Marshall out of finale.

Tennessee Basketball Arrests: Tyler Smith, Three Teammates face felony charges.

Reports: Guns drawn in argument

Oklahoma's Tiny Gallon shatters the backboard against Gonzaga

Outdoor hockey in Boston today

To all the OSU / Big Ten haters

Wow. No commentary today about the last game of a favorite of DU sports forumites...

The BCS should replace the Big East with The Mountain West...

Watching the Rose Bowl...I think ESPN and the NCAA are getting what they wanted

Halftime at the Sugarbowl: No. 4 Cincinnati 3 ~ No. 5 Florida 30.

A good Calvinist Protestant!

Congratulations to THE Ohio State University Buckeyes!!!

Presidential candidate Manfred Reyes Villa flees to the United States

Does anybody else think that Honduras was a trial balloon?

PEACE, SALAAM, SHALOM--A New Year's Wish from Minneapolis to Gaza!

Report: IDF Strikes Militant Targets in Gaza

Robert Fisk’s World: Walls never work: in the Middle East or in Ireland

How gun-controllers helped the NRA. And got paid for it...

The effects of posting gun permit information online....

Ex-military CCW holder pulls gun during road rage

CCW holder with 8 DUI's gets 9th while speeding with loaded gun

Officers: Homeowner shot at man in burglary

Police: Armed Robber Shot, Killed By Auto Sales Employee

CCW holder pulls gun over gas pump usage

76-Year-Old Man Shoots At Armed Robber

Wife with CCW permit (married to convicted coke dealer) kills FBI Agent

Coach doesn't play CCW holders kid enough. CCW holder pulls gun.

Has Anyone Been To A Gun Buy-Back?

So, what does the Guns forum have to do with Harry J. Anslinger?

CCW holder hunts suspect (shoots in back) and kills hours after petty theft

Man Who Killed Attempted Robber Speaks Out, Won't Face Charges

Man says he shot, killed robber after escaping from car

Being pushed is a deadly threat for Idaho gun carrier - shoots 2

Alleged Robber Killed In Home Invasion

Girl dies in teen murder-attempted suicide south of Seattle on New Years' Eve

Have you ever been to a guy buy-back?

A 2010 CHALLENGE to all that post in the guns forum.

A special Happy New Years to Omaha Steve!

Police: Fed-up homeowner shoots robbery suspects, then self in foot

Guns Help The Weak To Protect Themselves From The Strong.

Toddler Killed By Stray Bullet

I can't believe I'm saying this but...Go Buckeyes!

first post DU photo group 2010

Update on what anti-marriagers have planned for 2010

First original photo of 2010

Tonight's fireworks - some SERIOUS serendipity

DNA analysed from early European (BBC) {30,000 yo}

I knew there were more

My first photo of the year (it's -5 here)

various stray bottle caps found around house

Another ammonia theft (Arkcity) {to make meth}

A new thought for a new decade on marriage rights

My last shot of 2009 & first of 2010

'Lifeless' prion proteins are 'capable of evolution' (BBC)

sunset strainer?

First day of the decade

What types of cameras does everyone use?

Gay Activist and Actress Zelda Rubenstein Has Been Taken Off Life Support

Yet another naked shorting disinformation campaign laid bare

How come Ron Paul never complains about the BIS?

Starcodes for this week

2010: The Year of Authencity and Authority, by Sarah Biermann

Can you believe this? Another Automobile Issue

New Year's BIRTHDAY PARTY Extravaganza: FirstLight & ricochetastroman

Does Anyone Here Believe in Pet Reincarnation?

How to TAKE ADVANTAGE of Mercury Retrograde

How many carry a knife?

Times of Crisis: Saturn/Pluto

Paul Volcker: The Lion Lets Loose

FDA warns of extortion scam targeting online prescription buyers

Smart Phone Weight Loss Programs

Selling Sickness

Solution to killer superbug found in Norway

Self-Delete (Accidental Dupe)

Alfie Kohn On arne duncan (From 12-15-08)

Key L.A. Unified staff positions are funded privately

Would You Like to See arne duncan replaced In 2010?

Berkeley High May Cut Out Science Labs

Is the Roman Catholic Church a cult?

Weren’t the early Christians a bunch of long haired pinko commies?

Saddleback Church pastor, 'The Purpose-Driven Life' author Rick Warren, begs parishioners for $900K

He sure aint the NRA

Reflections on a Non-Theistic Spirituality

Baked Beans recipe please?

Paleolithic diet is so easy, cavemen actually did it.

Well I'm starting the New Year off with soft foods