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Archives: January 10, 2010

Don't worry about Massachusetts, Michael Whouley is running things

Xe Services aiming for Afghan police training deal!

Katt Williams on election 2008 (language is a skoash graphic)

SNL: "The Jersey Shore is their McLaughlin group!"

NYT and ACLU acquire evidence of abuse and deaths of immigrants in detention

Bubble warning

If we can tear ourselves away from arguing with idiots about whether there were terrorist attacks

If you want to "rein in" a cabal.....Don't mandate purchase of the cabal's product.

Freya von Moltke dies; led Nazi resistance Kreisau Circle

Empowering Iranians to Dislodge the Mullahs

The One Thing Internet Cant Ignoere

Mass Senate: Get Ready for Another Round of GOP Failure = Success

If a Democratic candidate did this, what would the GOPcontea people say?

Sleuthing on Craigslist, mom sets up sting, recovers disabled girl's device

First UN General Assembly opens on this date in 1946

U.S. suggestion of sanctions causes stir in Israel

Polls in the MA Senate race are all over the map

Some thoughts on the day after the funerals of three of the dead from the CIA bombing in Afghanistan

Harry Reid ’s approval rating at 33 percent in Nevada

Ever notice Rudy Giuliani sounds like Sylvester The Cat?

If Obama was a true socialist

See Jagoff Joe Lieberman as you've never seen him before!!!!!

Professor's Research Suggests Not Sparing the Rod

DU African Americans--- I want no more "Negro Dialect" in your future posts.

DU African Americans--- I want no more "Negro Dialect" in your future posts.

I would imagine ES&S and Diebold are licking their chops

East Boston cat called to jury duty

Wichita ELCA Congregation Prepares for High-Profile Murder Trial

Wichita ELCA Congregation Prepares for High-Profile Murder Trial

So when are we going to fix NAFTA?

So when are we going to fix NAFTA?

Eric Margolis: Old Threat Rings True Today


A Mayan Lesson in Security and Liberty

Stupidanopoulos: "I should have pressed" Giuliani on "no domestic attacks under Bush" falsehood

NYT: AILES's paranoia taps into his audience's. MURDOCH's family is Lib, despises him

Don't you miss all the "Bush Will Nuke Iran" threads around here?

John Nichols: The 2010 Political Timebomb Is Unemployment

The Fox-Murdoch Feud

The Fox-Murdoch Feud

Super Bowl-Style Corporate Ads for Candidates?

Glad to see Donna Brazile taking on the Cheney Spawn spewing her lies

OK, I’ve seen the light. No more grumbling about Obama.

Who woulda thunk? There are people on DU with Obama derangement syndrome

What Kind Of Health Coverage Do You Have? PPO? HMO? Medicare?

boy, the book bullshit is everywhere this sunday am

They're baaack! (the Bush Family, round 3)

Four more shot dead in Karachi

John and I..John and I...John and I

The Airport Kiss from Hell

The Economist: Bubble Warning --- "Something's Got To Give"

Heads they win, tails we lose.

Heads they win, tails we lose.

Conservative Hypocrisy

The schedule of my disaster

"For Expatriates in China, Creative Lives of Plenty"

Pakistan, China to strengthen bilateral ties

Friday January 15th is the anniversary of US Airways ditching

TELL ME you did NOT see this coming: "Steele: Reid Should Resign Over Racial Comments, I Shouldn't"

Italians cheer as police move African immigrants out after clashes with locals

So, what would happen if we really DID take our money out of the banks?

So, what would happen if we really DID take our money out of the banks?

Back during the campaign, it was clear that Edwards and Clinton had

PHOTOS: Earthquake in Eureka

Proposal: The Robin Hood Tax Bill

Am I the only one who missed the King's 75?

Lott versus Reid

Update: Wally World has fired 69 year old Ed Bauman

Do we all really have that short of a memory?

So what is this Sunday's outrage of the day after this morning's gasbag shows?

So will New England come back and win this game

anti healthcare ads?

Steele: 'I'm pushing the ball.... I'm winning elections. I have got the base fired up.'

check in if you oppose the health care bill


A post in favor of all that is good, against all that is bad

Monsanto Forbes' Company of the Year?!

"One more, (Obama's) done, because he staked territory so far away from Bush-Cheney..."

The Other Plot to Wreck America-Financial Weapons of Mass Destruction

Undressing the Terror Threat

The Other Plot to Wreck America...Frank Rich in NYT

One more plug for Chris Deschene- this guy looks like a good candidate

Why no public option?

Bailing out the states

Numbers need context- Context for the 45% Dem voter turn out

A few thoughts on creating change and restoring democracy

A quote I saw somewhere

Toxic metal (cadmium) in kids' jewelry from China

Weiqi: A symbol of the Chinese experience

A hundred years from now, no one will know the difference

Is America entitled to make and follow our own rules in our terror wars, ignoring international law?

Toles:They Won

OMG Jesse Ventura Is Doing Conspiracy Theories!

Cheney daughter to Dem: 'Please don't endorse me'

Fort Worth workers join effort to unionize Starbucks

Did Steele demand a firing after that "watermelons on W.H. lawn" email from the white GOP mayor?

Afghan Bomber Turned Radical Due to US Mid-East Policies

the media / republicans have gone viral on harry long till harry resigns?

Other than her enthusiastic willingness to say things that rival even her bitter and

Free film screening in honor of Martin Luther King Day (Jan 19)

Do PETN Bombers need a window seat?

The latest RW email claims arms sales talks will result

Wave of Political Killings Hits Southern Pakistan

I'd Hate To Be A DU Mod Right About Now

Domestic Espionage Alert: Spy Drone Discovered

Most families in Nusoor Square killings join Blackwater settlement

It’s going to be a lot harder for Tea Baggers to claim they’re not racists

Artist Huneck commits suicide at age 60

Paula Nowakowski - - Rest in Peace?

Game Change, The Freak Show ?

Arizona Cardinals Win!

LOL. Even George Will on This Week straightened out Cheney-spawn Liz.

If Senator Reid steps down, who would you like his replacement to be?

Ray McGovern: Answering Helen Thomas On 'Why?'

Heritage Foundation Opposes Insurance Premium Tax

22 million missing Bush White House e-mails found 12/14/09 (Any Updates?)

If the Republican Brown wins in MA, is healthcare reform dead?

Why Republicans are scared. What the next generation of voters tells the GOP.

Brilliant comment on BBC : "Underpants Bomber,

So Harry its great that Obama is a lightskinned Negro too bad he doesnt have that good hair!

So Harry its great that Obama is a lightskinned Negro too bad he doesnt have that good hair!

In the next five years, approximately 18 million people will move from the "market" to Medicare

As probation ends for 'Baucus 8,' group vows to press for single-payer health reform

All Harry Reid really did in his "light-skinned" comment was acknowledge

Legal Experts to Senate:*Signing Statements = UNCONSTITUTIONAL+IMPEACHABLE

Recalling Pope Benedict's Edict Concerning Labor Unions

Japan to come clean on secret nuke deals with US

'The Simpsons' celebrates 20 years with 450th episode

The only REAL public option is a Medicare buy in.

So, for these people who think it is a choice to be gay.........

It should be quite simple for all to understand.

In an honest race about the issues, no conservative would ever win.

Republicans, Taxes, Deficits, and Jobs

The Western Hemisphere finally has a leader of the people, for the people, by the people.

My tribute to Dr. King printed in my RED paper today

More investigations are finding out that ACORN did not participate in "voter fraud"

Colorado Voters Crave Reform of Health Care and Congress

In the last 3 weeks, 6 people have died in Snowmobile accidents in VT

Can we compile list of progressive companies?

5 myths about who becomes a terrorist

The Newspaper...a hunk a junk

Prop. 8 case: Where to watch live coverage beginning Monday (5 courthouses nationwide)

so, who ratted out harry?

Majority blames Bush for Today's Economy - Even Rasmussen Polls Agrees!

Assuming Prop H8 case is aired how are audio/video feeds available?

I missed 60 minutes: Can anyone summarize the Schmidt interview

Scott Browned by Robo-Call from K Street!!!

**** Obama flooding the Middle East with arms sales ****

Skinner apparently we need it clarified. When are we allowed to support a primary challenger?

Wow! Someone gave me a donor star!

Repeal NAFTA

Steve Schmidt: Palin believed McCain chose her as his running mate because of 'God's Plan'

Might be the end of the world as we know it...........

"Sen. Jim Inhofe says new EPA rules would hurt state’s growth"

"Sen. Jim Inhofe says new EPA rules would hurt state’s growth"

High Court Returns to a Busy Schedule: blockbuster opinions and maybe a retirement greet SCOTUS

Freepers are talking about 'revolution' again...

We should refer to Dick Cheney as Dick "Chatty" from now on

Hey RNC....Does "Barack the Magic Negro" ring a bell ?


"The Senate has been worse than the House for two hundred years, right?" -- David on BookTV

How many times does HCR need to be voted on?

What a wonderful person! Lesbian Lawmaker in Utah Carries Baby for 2 Gay Men

George Will Battles Liz Cheney On Racism And Terrorism (VIDEO)

I do my financial transactions.....

The Recession Generation: Those entering the workforce will make less for the rest of their lives

NBC confirms 'Jay Leno Show' leaving primetime

"Kyl: Intelligence Lost by Abdulmutallab Indictment" - Another 2010 Election Theme?

Teabaggers/Right-Wing extremists; closest thing to Fascists/Nazis since the 1930's ???

If I Hear ONE MORE TIME that.........

Are you going to vote in the MidTerms?

NYT: Obama Takes New Route to Opposing Parts of Laws

Devastating Critique of Obama's Race to the Top: You want better schools? Address poverty.

Harry Reid was in his twenties when Martin Luther King

If you have little ones who received children's jewelry for Christmas, read this article:

New state law regulates landscaping

Drug mafia kills some 90 people in Mexico in two days

Give me a reason to hope for my generation

Job Hunting - some resources

Mountain topping updates

michael steele is calling for harry reid to resign

A present for Liz Cheney

WTF? Dr. Tiller's Murderer Could Be Out in Five Years

Did the CIA Deploy a Blackwater Hit Team in Germany? Jeremy Scahill

Steve Schmidt (McCain's chief campaign adviser) doesn't understand the definition of "nonplussed"

Racism is growing in this country by leaps and bounds.

CNN's Big Sunday Talk Show exclusives: 'McCain and Lieberman'

Health Reform: An Online Guide (Copious links to info about the health care reform bill via Slate)

President Obama tells People magazine he has 'no intention' to send troops to Yemen or Somalia

European speeding fines based on wealth or income. What do you think?

European speeding fines based on wealth or income. What do you think?

The President Is Black?

The President Is Black?

Are all humans of African descent?

It was the GOP that forced Lott out, not the Dems

Daily Kos: It's Only Appalachia

DU this poll: Is homosexuality a choice?

‘Cadillac’ Health Insurance Tax’s Flawed Defense

"We are the prey"

Lieberman: 'I don't agree with' McCain's new ad

Teabaggers Under Siege?

DU'ers helping DU'ers in the job market? Ideas, add your own

Irish Mrs. Robinson Bangs Teenager, May Bring Down Government

world wide gas prices

world wide gas prices

Europe slapping rich with massive traffic fines

Boilermaker (mixing booze and beer) ban plan stirs debate in Neb.

Join a Credit Union and change cell phone provider

Just what has gone wrong with this nation?

Palin 6 weeks before election: Saddam Hussein Attacked US on 9/11 (no surprises here)

Stop Texas from erasing Cesar Chavez and Hispanics from school books.

Simple Weapon against Bank Robberies: Put GPS Inside Stolen Cash

Cell phones and self-defense: Good, Bad and the Ugly:

Palin believes it was 'God's plan' for McCain to choose her, strategist says

Wanting things for "other people" may be part of the problem.

"No discrimination against pre-existing conditions" in health care bill could be out the window

Quick question, re taxing health premiums

Learn from history Mr President: Vietnam RUINED LBJ.

"Honest Injun on that." RRRNC Chairman Michael Steele, January 5, 2010, on Sean Hannity's FAUX Show

US military buildup in Guam, redeployment from Okinawa

Evo Morales launches 'Coca Colla'

152,000 plus DUers now. How many when you joined?

Killing Organizers in Honduras...

Bush-Obama DOJ Runs Protection Racket For Superwealthy Tax Cheat - OpenLeft

Why does a tomato cost three dollars?

My Close Encounter With Power

My Close Encounter With Power

60 Minutes Tonite - Billions to protect our Borders - Why isn't it functioning

2012? hahahahaha. Die, all you people, die! Yes, the fluffy dog too!

2012? hahahahaha. Die, all you people, die! Yes, the fluffy dog too!

Gallup: Democratic Support Dips Below Majority Level in 2009; Had been above 50% in last three years

Who is a greater threat to America: the underpants bomber or unregulated, unpunished Wall St?

All eyes will be on Wichita for the trial of Scott Roeder

Rest in peace Khephra

The test makers and the test scorers. "Omniscient, no. Omnipotent? Perhaps."

For the unemployed, new job often means a pay cut

American health care rocks!

45% of Dems not voting/unlikely to vote? I am staggered

Just finished Salman Rushdie's The Satanic Verses. Mini Review

Alcohol abuse and the elderly. It has happened now in my family.

Paul Krugman on Depression Economics

Fuck Drug Reimportation

i'm on the verge of giving up on job hunting.

A Fun True Story about A Con Game Gone Wrong...

Officials Hid Truth of Immigrant Deaths in Jail NY Times/ACLU research

Forces chief Sir Jock Stirrup faces calls to stand down early

Heads up, DU.....Bankster Hearings this week ...(link)

Informants: Vick shot, bludgeoned dogs

I support no conferences, legislation, resolutions, or protocols involving Global Climate Change


Former Replacements frontman Paul Westerberg charged by Homeland Security

“it was inconceivable” that “if McCain fell ill or died, the country be left in the hands of Palin

Film backs Ady Gil claims

Diagnosed with cancer and no health insurance

"Sex Robot" -- What do you think of this?

"Sex Robot" -- What do you think of this?

Rep. Mica's Daughter Charged With DUI

"More hard working americans prefer Dunkin Donuts."

Isn't the Mandate a Clunker Car in Reverse?

Economic crisis and the responsibility of socialists

Union Busting, Mandatory Monopoly Payments, and Middle-Class Tax Hikes.

Harry "I don't work for him" Reid,.....I'm not shocked that Obama can't push his total agenda and

Clashes amid southern Yemen strike

Afghanistan war 'under-resourced'

Cheney with a blond wig coming up next on The Roundtable.....

The PPP Poll uses an awfully weird voter screen.

If you decline healthcare benefits will your employer give you an instant raise?

Sen. McCain and Sen Lieberman blast Obama on CNN State of Union

How is the GOP putting up with Steele??

I need help to debunk this, please! Apparently this Jennings is our Drug Czar ?

Boston Globe has Coakley(MA-D) ahead by 15.

Who do YOU think is controlling the healthcare debate?

DNC Or dlc?

Is it too much to ask....

Reid's Racist Comments Shows How Completely Out of Touch Dem Congressional Leadership Is

Prez of United Steelworkers scoffs at those who say wages will go up

what a riot! Freeper saying that "green jobs" will cost 135K EACH, according to

So what if I cheated on you 11 days this year? What about the 90 days I was faithful?

Why I have higher expectations (demands) of Obama than Clinton

"Barry' Obama's High School.....

Two things in the Senate bill critics ignore while complaining about a public option and choice

The 2010 Political Timebomb Is Unemployment

rasputin1952 appreciation thread

Guess who will be one the first guests on ..

Could higher co pays and deductibles influence bad decision making?

rasputin is not no great mod, he/she locks OPs when it is not necessary!

Do you support a cap on premiums?


Shit, they lock everything that does not conform to their mind thinking!

So my last thread got locked! I cannot understand why? I was just

Anybody lose these?

I come calm and submissive, hope this does not get locked, LOL

Obama and the "War on Terror"

GOP Brown freak out. He could be next Mass. Senator and will defeat HCR.

Health bill eliminates co-pays and deductibles for preventive care

Mark Halperin - "Drudge is the "single most influential purveyor of information about America

Reid's remarks were racially insensitive and Lott's were simply racist

Grnment doesn't work when people refuse to pay for the standard of living

RoyGBiv, my sincere apologies to you. I mistook you for someone else

Seriously.. was anything that George Bush ever managed successful?

Apparently the only time Michael Steele cares about minorities is when Dems insult them.

ALERT: General Petraeus is talking about bombing Iran

How much worse will this HCR bill get?

I Support Democratic Policies!


Will lowering the costs of benefits increase wages?

"President Obama set a new record last year for getting Congress to vote his way"

Michael Steele should resign for using the term honest injun.

SNL.. With the performer up, I recognize the train schedule from Grand Central.

Want to drive your cats crazy?

MoDo wants a Daddy

Wow, who canceled as SNL host at the last minute for them to call in Charles Barkley??

Terrorists Attacks Under Clinton, Bush & Obama (A handy graph!)

SNL: Is the woman playing the annoying character the same woman

Rahm Emanuel nt.

Hello! Is this a booty call?

To boldly, um... go where no one has, you know.... gone before.

International shipping

My ode to toast with butter

1964 Civil Rights Act was a watered down, weak, "nothing burger" bill.

4 Ativans, 1 Vicodin, 1 Flexeril ... maybe I'll sleep for more than 2 hours tonight

11 Promises Broken? But it's Only Been Less than a Year!

Visions of swastikas in my head... Plans for every one

Man treats cat like cat treats man.

Yesterday was Jimmy Page's Birthday

Inside a inflatable whale

Deodato - Nights In White Satin


What is these General Grabbers HTS wearing?

Calling Robert

The two sides of the progressive movement (A fun political Science exercise)

Not good enough

Top or Bottom?

Grade Obama's leadership on the big three issues

East Boston cat called to jury duty

The breakfast of champions

Anyone have Panic/Anxiety Attacks or know someone who does?

so did BabyKitty come home last night?

Just bought a blue Elantra blue

How do You Negotiate for Higher Wages with Over 10% Unemployment?

Did any of you ever have to discipline your butler?

Another Lucy Pretty Kitteh pic

To celebrate my 10th anniversary on DU, I want to tell you people off!

Rocky Horror Picture Show- even after all these years, it's still entertaining

Sen. Franken views medical loss ratio provision better than weak public option

Why don't you count your money when you're sitting at the table?

Harry Morgan is only as old as he feels

Blue kitty porn

YouTube - Chris Hillman & The Desert Rose Band perform The Burrito Brothers' classic "Sin City"

Urge for going...

YouTube - KEEF w/ Norah Jones, "Love Hurts" (Gram Parsons Tribute Concert)

YouTube - KEEF, performing Freddie King's "Goin' Down" @ Sevilla's Guitar Legends 1992

YouTube - KEEF, "Hickory Wind" (Gram Parsons Tribute Concert)

YouTube - KEEF, "The code is the law. You're in my WAY, boy..."

Firefox users, how much can you destory free republic?

100 Incredible & Educational Virtual Tours You Don’t Want to Miss

The answer to the mystery of Abe Vigoda's apparent longevity (or is it immortality?)

I Stand with the Unions and Their Workers Over ANY Politician!

Betty White is sick of your shit.

And Now We Know Why The Ladies Love Spock

Flobots - Handlebars

I'd like to move out to the west coast sometimes

YouTube - Bruce Springsteen & Neil Young - "All Along The Watchtower," Minneapolis 2004

This ever happen to you?

Kick Ass, the trailer

Take a deep breath, folks. The gov't option might "be doomed" as you say, BUT

Welcome to Terrorist Proof Airlines (graphic warning)

The 20 SF Movies We're Most Excited To See In 2010

What if Ronnie James Dio was a frog?

aardvark supper time (with bonus slurpy sound effects and meerkat accessories)

Are we alone in the Universe?


Four NFL teams played football this weekend.

Badder Romance. (You gotta see it)


A website just asked me if I wanted to join they RSS feed. Can someone explain this?

Ultimate Drum Battle: Buddy Rich vs Animal

Man, I don't think this Simpsons deal is very realistic

A victory lane speech you will NEVER see

I've been skiing all day!!

If you are a 47-year-old man and go sledding with an 8-year-old boy...

Dog and Cat Playing: Gabriel and Stanley

Does anyone know a good software package for learning Excel

Hold me!!! My dad just told me how much he is enjoying "Going Rogue" which he got from Mom for Xmas

101 Reasons to Breastfeed

Charlie the Drunk Guinea Pig

Am I the only one who missed the King's 75?

think this kid will flame and burn by 20?..guitar prodigy

A pre-school test for you

The level of criticism of Obama does not make sense to me

HAPPY BIRTHDAY Ronnie Hawkins (75), Rod Stewart (65), Donald Fagen (62), Michael Schenker (55)

So, I've been hitting the pipe again

I am Cornholio!


Over or Under?

Can I at least get some lounge vibes?

beware the laundry monster!!

TZ, isn't it great?

Vegetarians: having a problem with veggie burger recipes

Best credit card ever

There are far too many here that would sit on their fat arses complaining and let Sarah Palin in.

I come calm and submissive, hope this does not get locked, LOL

Your Sunday LOLcats (dial-up warning) Parallel Universe Edition

Goddammit! That hurt!

Sponsors needed for Relief Trip to South Africa


Had some fun over in GD this morning

Ding Dong the bum is gone...which old bum...the basement bum

My baby turns 10 today. When did he get so old?? When did _I_ get so old?!

Alright, this Simpsons 20th Annuversary in 3D On Ice is shaping up to be pretty interesting.

Obama: 'I am a New Democrat'

Anybody lose these?

LOL... Bill Simmons' rules of 'Cheating 101'

Packers are out now, any bets as to how long until Favre and the ViQueens choke?

I really hope my awesome feminist professors are right

Favorites -- How Many Do You Have?

Happy Binary Day!

Hundreds Strip in NYC for No-Pants Subway Ride

Farmville on Facebook is fragging addicting!

An Exercise Program for Indoor Cats

Food Memories from Books

Health Bill Benefits for the Impatient

Bummer, New Star Trek movie isn't going to be until June 2012

WJC on Obama "A few years ago, this guy would have been getting us coffee”

Baby Kitty's in the attic!

have you ever done somthing that you thought you would hate

People who live in chocolate houses shouldn't throw peanut butter...

FACTS MATTER- President Obama has kept 90 promises and only broken 11

FACTS MATTER- President Obama has kept 90 promises and only broken 11

FACTS MATTER: Candidate Obama DID promise a Public Option (O'Donnell).

White House Believes 'Liberal Angst' Over Healthcare Will Go Away

Harry Morgan is six years older than Abe Vigoda

How are the speakers on your computer?

The monster must feed

so, do I go for the doctorate or not?

I drove a porsche 911!

Bring on the Indianapolis NFL Franchisers, baby!

NOW the Patriots are sorry they traded Peter Griffin to the Silly Nannies!

Holy Shit. I just got offered a C.O.O. position.

I just coughed up an organ.


Bob Dylan or Bruce Springsteen?

My kitty watching TV.

Report: Egypt bans Gaza-bound humanitarian aid convoys

Israeli general Brigadier-General Uzi Eilam denies Iran is nuclear threat

Forbes Magazine Names Monsanto Company of the Year

China overtakes Germany as biggest exporter

Sheikh Issa found not guilty

Clashes amid southern Yemen strike

Film backs Ady Gil claims

NBC confirms 'Jay Leno Show' leaving primetime

Lieberman: 'I don't agree with' McCain's new ad

Iraqi in Blackwater case rejects compensation deal

Schwarzenegger Says Health Care Bill a 'Rip-Off'

30 Iranian mothers arrested at peaceful gathering, group says

Ballot Issues Attest to Anger in California

Yemen's president open to dialogue with al-Qaida

Iran government criticises post-election detentions

Chernobyl nuclear accident: figures for deaths and cancers still in dispute

Evo Morales launches 'Coca Colla'

Israelis reject George Mitchell loan guarantee 'threat'

UK reporter, US Marine killed in Afghan blast

White House plans more to trim joblessness: aide

Iran's nuclear facilities 'can be bombed': US commander

Obama Plays Down Military Role in Yemen

In China, fear of a real estate bubble

Report: Health costs up slightly under Senate bill

Anchorage police officer ambushed as he sat in car, will recover

Anchorage police officer ambushed as he sat in car, will recover

Japan to come clean on secret nuke deals with US

Race Riots Grip Italian Town, and Mafia Is Suspected

No catastrophic freeze damage to Fla. citrus -group

Petraeus: U.S. has plan to deal with Iran's nuclear program

Amish families exempt from insurance mandate

Amish families exempt from insurance mandate

Republicans call on Senator Reid to quit post

Banks Prepare for Bigger Bonuses, and Public’s Wrath

U.S. Bankers Are Fed Up With British Regulations

Israeli firm blasted for letting would-be plane bomber slip through

Perfectly legal: Toxic cadmium, up to 91%, added to kids' jewelry as China gets lead out

A Tense Landing at Newark Airport

New York Seeks National Effort to Curtail Salt Use

2 more churches in Malaysia firebombed in 'Allah' row

Chavez orders National Guard to stop price rises

Obama’s Wins in Congress (Higher Than LBJ)

Senate poll: Coakley up 15 points

Violence, fear and confusion: welcome to the Horn of Africa

The Other Plot to Wreck America

The key is to find out all you can and to fight back.

Harry Reid's Explosive Racial Comments, About Fellow Mormon Mitt Romney!

Former Bush Lawyer on Suicide Watch after Bludgeoning Wife

The Real Terror Is at Home

Hank Greenberg’s Self-Serving, Largely Off-Base Salvo at Goldman

Terrorist Attacks and Presidents

My sense of betrayal and the splits on DU

Hit DEBIT NOT CREDIT to screw Wall Street BACK

The Military-Industrial Compex is Ruining the Economy

The path from Nigeria to Seat 19A - He grew up rich but wound up being called a monster

Bill Moyer's again: Big Banks' Accountability Deficit - great interview of Mother Jones contributors

The Military-Industrial Complex is Ruining the Economy

A great women was remembered yesterday.

An interesting article by a former NuLab(c) minister setting out his vision for

Retired professor applies search technology to huge reform effort

Chernobyl nuclear accident: figures for deaths and cancers still in dispute

Arming Yemen would play into al-Qa'ida's hands


The Implosion of the American Political Consciousness

Saint Elizabeth and the Ego Monster

The Other Plot to Wreck America by Frank Rich

The Shadow War; Making Sense of the New CIA Battlefield in Afghanistan

No net job growth 2000-2009 - not worth M$M attention

Some Democrats want to rein in the filibuster

Terrorism by the Year

Repaste: Barack Obama Inc. (Harpers from before Election)

Things That My Sisters Taught Me

Outrage of the Day! Dr. Tiller's Murderer Could Be Out in Five Years

White House Believes 'Liberal Angst' Over Healthcare Will Go Away

WikiLeaks Release 1.0

Talkin Bout Change, BomaniD

Finish Reform Right - Marathon

Why is Health Care Important to Mike?

Man, 101, Loses Battle to Save Herbie The Tallest Elm Tree in New England

George Stephanopulos, Liz Cheney, George Will on Racism & Terrorism, Part 1

Nation at War Is Change for Obama?

TYT: Tim Geithner Tried to Cover Up Money Going to Top Banks

George Stephanopulos, Liz Cheney, George Will on Racism & Terrorism, Part 2

George H. W. Bush Gets Heckled in a Restaurant

Liz Cheney denies Evil Dick thought Palin was a reckless choice for VP

TYT: Top Economists - Another Economic Disaster Coming?

Climate Denial Crock of the Week: 32000 Scientists

Michael Jackson - They Don't Care About Us (Official Prison Version)

No Top 10 Conservative Idiots this week - my apologies

Thom Hartmann and Alex Jones

Tim Pawlenty & His PRT Pod Boondoggle

Three Approved GMO's Linked to Organ Damage by Rady Ananada

Caterpillar’s New D7E Diesel-Electric Hybrid Tractor

long-duration, arctic air invasion event that is affecting close to 200 million people in the U.S.

Man versus beast: rescuing the city's creatures in strife

Venezuela faces risk of devastating power collapse (drought -vs- hydroelectric power)

Bering Strait influenced ice age climate patterns worldwide

Code red fire warning issued for first time in Victoria

When it comes to the environment and climate change...

The end of consumerism: Our way of life is 'not viable' (we must embrace a basic future to survive)

Why is UBS Whistleblower Bradley Birkenfeld the Only One Heading to Prison?

USC has some huge shoes to fill. Who will it be?

Eagles defense gets fill of Felix Jones

Romo gives Cowboys a Super chance

Should teams name themselves after cities where they don't play?

Dallas Cowboys defense is starting to do it all

Oh noes! I started another Cowboys thread!

Jesus---how many Cowboy threads you gonna start--

Phil Sheridan: McNabb failed, so did Reid

Boxing's Newest Coyboy Movie

So will New England come back and win this game

My Super Bowl Prophecy

GO PACK GO! Who was sitting in the booth with Jerry Jones last night?

Is there going to be at least one good football game this weekend?

I love it! >>

Ha ha!

Eagles, Cowboys Set Postseason Penalties Record

Saints/Cardinals Over-Under 102 ???


So will New England come back and win this game

WTF is wrong with the patsies?

Post Wild Card Weekend Super Bowl Champion Prediction

The Pack is back Thread

I am now an Official Saints Bandwagoneer.

Jesus is Quite the Sports Fan

Arizona Cardinals Win!

Hey mad...what's THIS about?

FOX is bummed, no doubt. There will be no Favre Bowl III.

The NFC West marches on..

This rule of the ball breaking the plane

The JR Chees Report (January 10): Results from Hastings, Stockholm & Reggio Emilia; World TT Begins

Evo Morales launches 'Coca Colla'

Radio Globo appears to be back up.

A terrorism designation Cuba doesn't deserve (By Eugene Robinson)

Media Battles in Latin America Not About "Free Speech"

A Black Market Finds a Home in the Web’s Back Alleys

Israeli general Brigadier-General Uzi Eilam denies Iran is nuclear threat

IAF kills three in Gaza in wake of mortar shell fire

Israelis reject US loan 'threat'

Court: Palestinian persecuted for homosexuality can stay in Israel

Israelis reject George Mitchell loan guarantee 'threat'

Israel to build NIS 1.5b fence along Egypt border

The best way to help Palestine

Smithfield Foods union dispute over transfers lingers

NLRB finds unfair practice at Lee’s Summit Medical Center

OSHA Fines Birdsong Over Worker Death

OSHA Steps Up the Pace

OSHA Proposes $1.4 Million in Penalties in Connection with Fatal Explosion in Houston

United pilots union to tone down confrontational labor tactics

Romer: Employment key to curbing deficit

For the unemployed, new job often means a pay cut

UK: Woman Warned By Police After Waving Kitchen Knife At Intruders.

Preparing for worst, (NBA players) union stresses solidarity as labor unrest looms Not Getting Hired? 10 Reasons Why

Walmart Won’t Buy Cosan Sugar Amid Slavery Blacklist

Today in Labor History Jan 10 Wobblie organizer and singer Joe Hill allegedly kills two men

Freeway shootings in Texas and California

Why Same Sex Marriage Is An American Value

National LGBT Advocacy Groups Need Your Vote to receive $1 million

It should be quite simple for all to understand.

How will the Supreme Court vote on same-sex marriage?

Does anyone know any history behind Bowers v Hardwick?

Outing politicians. Should it be done?

Courage Campaign - California specific focus but worth a look.

An Alaskan garage in the late afternoon sun...

A little heads up...


world domination paused

Self portrait

for Adsos... and, well, everyone...

Looks better in color than b/w

Winter at 100mm

Tragic Day for Whistleblowers and Worldwide Anti-Corruption Efforts

Saturday night science experiment. How the eyes see the visible spectrum.

One for InTheFlow...

If on a winter's afternoon a shaggy old guy went to the grocery store

Wherein Peter Pan awakes, somewhat diminished

H1N1 Virus Spreads Easily by Plane

Portuguese Jews retain genetic identity

It got above zero today (finally), so I put some ribs on the grill

What do you do with sleeping dogs?


Cathedral Carving

Jerusalem has its Wailing Wall...

Feeling That Cold Wind? Here’s Why.

Did Unemployed Minoan Artists Land Jobs in Ancient Egypt?

Alka-Seltzer.... IN SPAAAAAAAACE...

How WS banksters are sabotaging Financial reform - Bill Moyer's Journal.

U.S. Job Satisfaction Falls To Record Low

The Decade from Hell 2000-2009 ..Time magazine

About the reserves and about interest

Manifestations during eclipse?

2000-2009 - NO NET JOB GROWTH - Thank you fascist Corporate Lobbyist Party

6 breakthroughs that could change medicine

The Wrong Story About Depression

The 11 Best Foods You Aren’t Eating

Still would like to know status of abused Autistic

Should This Forum Be Re-named The PUBLIC Education Forum?

In Malaysia, Uproar Grows Over Use of Word ‘Allah’ - January 10, 2010

A summary of the evolution-creationism "debate."

Kristof: Religion and Women

Just for Stinky (in case you missed today's LOLcats in the Lounge)

Beef tallow.