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Archives: January 29, 2010

Politicked out? Star Trek Enterprise marathon on Syfy channel tonight.

Stupid Republican Move & How Do We Hang Them With It?

Ohio lottery winner killed in car accident

Obama's emotional style most like Reagan

Jon Stewart on Tweety: You know what else you've forgot: You're miked.. I swear to God this guy is

Jon Stewart on Tweety: You know what else you've forgot: You're miked.. I swear to God this guy is

Solution to SCOTUS Ruling

I hate my heart. How can it lead me in so many right and wrong paths all at the same time?

The British War Criminal Tony Blair is being questioned

FEC investigating Kansas GOP - this is juicy

Clinton meets with Armenian top diplomat

Gay Marriage: Prop 8 Trial Rests, and a Key Ruling Awaits

Help with witty retorts to Republican insults

What an interesting race in Ariz between McCain and Hayworth...

John Lewis: Zinn’s Death a ‘Tremendous Loss’

I still can't get over how stupid this logo looks...

Landrieu's New Orleans Office Swept For Bugs After Phone Incident

Why do unfaithful Dems get 24/7 media coverage for affairs--maybe 24/7 times 40

Former national president of ACLU to be interviewed at 8:20 re Citizens United decision.

Rush thinks O'Keefe was performing a public service for voters

Obama should drive home American Auto Makers Investment

Bipartisanship 100% Pure Nonsense

Punxsutawney PETA: Animal Rights Organization Wants Town To Use Robotic Groundhog

I Just Remembered Chris Matthews Was White

I Just Remembered Chris Matthews Was White

The fundamental problem with argument about GOP fillibusters

That feels better...

I agree with Obama that the way to get most Americans to support a clean energy effort ...

Pot legalization petitions filed in California

Repub: "In 1994, nobody had any memory of Republicans in power. Now they do, and it wasn't pretty."

Toon- I don't even care if you can see my lips move

I never got to say it, and if you didn't either - you can here

Scott Brown. The newest villain of the Teabaggers.

Posted without comment: Freeper Roeder thread:

(USMC) Fight over tainted water centers on health care

US Economy Grew At Fastest Pace in 4 Years

Why does Joe Scum accompany Mika Mouse to her book signings?

Why does Joe Scum accompany Mika Mouse to her book signings?

"Oily Tits" is at it again!! Please someone have this woman committed!!

Pilot considered the only ace Tuskegee Airman dies

Pilot considered the only ace Tuskegee Airman dies

The Night the Constitutional Lawyer Socked It to the Supreme Court

Republicans still saying deregulation creates jobs after their deregulation almost crashed

Blair Tripping On 9/11

Sex Tape

Sex Tape

Bipartisan Deficit Commission

Why are you so terribly disappointing? Mark Morford

Jokers To The Right: Kucinich's GOP 'Challengers'

Sen. Al Franken (D-MN), on health care reform debate, partisan style

Sen. Al Franken (D-MN), on health care reform debate, partisan style

Sen. Al Franken (D-MN), on health care reform debate, partisan style

Retire & Rehire

H.Ford Jr is "into philanthropy," works FauxNews, NY is "transient city," country on wrong road

Paulson book tour kicks off with Sarah Palin interview (tee hee)

Magnitude 5.0 - SALTA, ARGENTINA

Too Crazy for Michele Bachmann? ..... MB Teabags the Teabaggers

Too Crazy for Michele Bachmann? ..... MB Teabags the Teabaggers

"the Constitution doesn't apply to private corporations at all" (NPR story)

I'm waiting for the NYDN headline: "City to Ford: Drop Dead."

Bahbwah WAHwah is out-sucking herself, hosts This Weak and her guests are

Obama’s Secret Prisons

america should follow england in asking it's leader 'why did you invade iraq?'

Breaking: Bin Laden blasts Umpiring in 2009 Playoffs and World Series

WTF is a DADT repeal plan?

Where is the corporate Birth Certificate?

Foods made with corn syrup may deliver dose of mercury

Obama, rethug question and answer session is now open to the press

NPR Morning Edition story sympathetic to debt collectors

Gee, and I thought everything was going pretty good for the Dem's...

Rep. Joe "You Lie" Wilson or Judge Samual "No Way" Alito - who do you think is the bigger douchebag?

Rep. Joe "You Lie" Wilson or Judge Samual "No Way" Alito - who do you think is the bigger douchebag?

If Air America & marcmaron fans missed it- fmr CEO tries2 rewrite AAR history, is gutted in comments

Doctor’s Killer Puts Abortion on the Stand

breaking...jury is deliberating on Tiller murder

The invasion of Iraq was unquestionably one of the greatest crimes of the last several decades.

Do Corporate Owners have twice the Free Speech?

Iran Says U.S. Sanctions on Gasoline Not Workable, Won't Halt Fuel Supply

Darwinism and evolution makes 'spinelessness' revolting to us all.

Haitians Break Into Song

So Republicans want to shut down the Senate? I have some ideas...

Popcorn alert: Scott Brown hasn't even been sworn in yet

Pence opened by saying that people are praying for him... wow...

Your Opinion About Website Splash Screens and Music


Health Care - America

Kudos to Rep. Caduano's "Shareholder Protection Act" to rein in Corps' Political Spending:

Obama to meet with Republicans behind closed doors..

Unions Considering Primary Challenges to Turncoat Dem Senators

Unions Considering Primary Challenges to Turncoat Dem Senators

Predictions on O'Keefe and crew

Now that Michelle Bachman has pulled out, is the Tea Party Convention dead?

Have you read "A People's History of the United States" by Howard Zinn?

All news ratings

How about this to fix the obscene SCOTUS corporate 'person hood' decision?

How about this to fix the obscene SCOTUS corporate 'person hood' decision?

He is brilliant!Put them on record as being obstructions on the teevee..t

What in the wowrld is a beautique tax cut? nt

Republican "Bipartisanship" = Lie, Repeat Usual Talking Points

Republican "Bipartisanship" = Lie, Repeat Usual Talking Points

Open Mindedness

Remember Krugman's bit "Obama Liquidates Himself"?

The CONSERVATIVE WAR on Democracy: The PUPPET Supreme Court

Dispelling another Repug myth!

Most bizarre interpretation of Avatar: And the winner is......

Vista Woman Will Marry For Health Coverage (Video at link)

The Rude Pundit: Photos That Make the Rude Pundit Want to Shove a Crumpet Up Someone's Ass

J.D. Salinger - Unpublished

A musical interlude in light of the GUILTY verdict of Roeder!!!

DNI-Funded Author of the “Penis Monologues” Tasked with Trying to Interest Women in Spying

President Obama is now talking to the republiclowns live on the teevee

if an illegal were to incorporate, would that make them legal under Citizens United?

Obama nominates Michele Leonhart as DEA administrator. This is not good.

(Tn) Senate votes to place hunting amendment on ballot


'No Regrets' Blair Heckled At Iraq Inquiry

It's All About Wages

An Interview with Howard Zinn : Dissent as Democracy

Christmas Bombing Attempt Saved Counterterrorism Center from Budget Cuts

Christmas Bombing Attempt Saved Counterterrorism Center from Budget Cuts

Christmas Bombing Attempt Saved Counterterrorism Center from Budget Cuts

Christmas Bombing Attempt Saved Counterterrorism Center from Budget Cuts

My Dear Mrs. Greenspan

Pew Poll: Only 32% of Americans know Senate HCR bill was passed without single GOP vote

Pew Poll: Only 32% of Americans know Senate HCR bill was passed without single GOP vote

'Obama now faces two paths - the Clinton road, or the FDR highway.'

Later this year - Taser to start selling civilian version of three shot zapper

No foreign influence?

No foreign influence?

Labor's Lost Love-Union chiefs weigh primary challenges to Democratic senators cool to their agenda.

Blank and blank

Since Corporations are Persons, Why doesn't Toyota Get the Death Penalty?

Luckovich: SOTU and the 'party of No' cartoon

Shiny gadget, icky name: iPad jokes fly on Web

SCREWING OVER THE LITTLE GUY 101: Florida bankers want to take foreclosures out of the courts

Anyone know where I can see Obama's repub ass-kicking?

Gay Dating Ad on CBS for Super Bowl? (VIDEO)

Friday TOON Roundup part 1

President Barack Obama tours Chesapeake Machine in Baltimore - pics

Friday TOON Roundup part 2

37 minutes!

Friday TOON Roundup part 3

ZINN: "The truth has a power greater than a hundred lies."

Organic Transistor Paves Way for New Generations of Neuro-Inspired Computers

Organic Transistor Paves Way for New Generations of Neuro-Inspired Computers

Wages and benefits rise in 2009 by smallest amount on records going back 27 years

Friday TOON Roundup part 4

Obama needs to address a room full of media shills just like he did the rethugs

Obama needs to address a room full of media shills just like he did the rethugs

Friday TOON Roundup part 5

Question about Ohio ( Drug Tests, Civil Liberties )

It's time to call on Congress: VOTE NO on war funding until a Public Option is signed into law.

There is a verdict on Roeder - Stay tuned

Steve King says liberal conspiracy is behind James O'Keefe's arrest, and he has proof to back it up

Vic Snyders old seat in the house, up for grabs

Shuster on now - will be showing Obama

Vic Snyders old seat in the house, up for grabs

Why do I have to watch Lucky Sperm Club member Luke Russert...?

Yikes!!! Obama and Scott Brown related

Obama pledges government will cut greenhouse emissions

Unscripted Obama kicks the shit out of scripted Obama

Defense Contractors Go Offshore to Avoid Payroll Taxes-biggest offender studied was KBR

It was like a parent talking to their teenage child...

VA School district pulls Anne Frank’s diary over ‘vagina’ passage

Groping dentist will lose license

Video of the announcement of the Roeder guilty verdict:

An idea for something Obama might say at his next public appearance:

Clyburn: House Dems do not trust the Senate

If all Roeder wanted to do was stop Tiller, how does he justify the aggravated assault on two other

If all Roeder wanted to do was stop Tiller, how does he justify the aggravated assault on two other

FWIW I'm trying to listen to Ed Shouts

It's Hard Out Here for a Teabagger

Push to send FEMA trailers to Haiti stirs backlash

President Barack Obama holds up a document of Republican solutions - pics

Labor Union Campaign for Single-Payer Healthcare National Conference March 5-7, Washington, D.C.

Tim Tebow no better than fourth-best QB at the Senior Bowl

Cantor - "Let's do those things we can find common ground on and set aside those things we can't"

"Articulate" "Charismatic" "Well Spoken"

California Senate passes bill for single-payer health plan

Tonight on Bill Moyers' Journal: The Supreme Court decision, Unions in America and Howard Zinn

Westboro Baptist Church's latest classless stunt: Picketing a high school over student suicides

GOP Rep. Buyer, with wife ill, won't seek new term

Federal Court Strikes Down Sectarian Prayers At Forsyth County, N.C., Commission

Who knew?!1 BecKKK proclaims himself & O'LOOFAH the New Normal, & Dave as bitter old man

Fremont Rep. Stark cleared in ethics probe

Corporations Are NOT The People (bumper stickers)

ooh, if only

Personally, I don't think the 'guilty' conviction for Roeder is enough!

Blair just said the MOST important thing about Abu Ghraib was....

Bwaaaaaaaaaaaah hahahahahahahah Brad Blakeman

O'Keefe's statement - what a fool

President Obama needs two things to fix America

President Obama needs two things to fix America

Can you even imagine Bush having an open, honest dialogue -- on camera, no less --

What is your level of understanding of the economy?

The DOW is 60 points away from being under 10,000 again.... the Nikkei about 200

If only today were Wednesday. I want a constant loop on the

"Keep your friends close, but visit the Republican Caucus every few months."

Full Text of President Obama's Visit with GOP House Issues Conference (CNN)

There is hope for US yet

PSA: I called Discover Card and was able to get a slightly lower (but still obscene) APR

little luke russert has it right...

Boris Johnson supports anti-homophobic bullying film

Coming up on Dylan Ratigan: Corporation Running for Congress

California Senate OKs single-payer health plan

LOL! FAUX News cut off Q & A of Obama & GOP caucus before it ended

What schedule change did David Shuster just announce? Is there a line-up

Stop enabling Republican governors or watch the Dem party die at the state and local level.

Medicare-for-All: The Answer to a President's Call and a Nation's Woes

Link to FULL 1 1/2 hours of Opening Remarks and Q&A of Obama at GOP Retreat

Compelling new UFO footage from Ireland

I think O'Keefe got caught doing reconnaissance work.

What If They Threw A Tea Party And Nobody Showed Up?

Will Obama be brave enough to debate Sarah Palin and the Teabaggers?

Blogger and sheriff connected to exposing of militia-nut/oathkeeper rapist now receiving threats

Poll: Voters unware no GOPers supported Senate healthcare bill

15,000 Square Foot Marijuana Megastore Opens In Oakland, California

Fear of terrorist attack over KSM trial in NYC - admin looks to change of venue

Heads Up: Snow storm headed for TN, KY, NC, SC, VA tonight.!

Why is the vile Phelps clan so fixated on gays?

Blair, Murder, Liar, No Regrets...

Woot, Pope wants to cutdown on US annulments

How we at DU can help put James O'Keefe and his wannabe Plumbers away for 10 years

Peacocks leading sheep.

I'm not hearing a single bit of applause at Obama's address to the Republicans.

Failing Upward: Bush aide who wrote Dow 36,000 to host PBS series

LOL -- Senator Brown and President Obama are related

My dear DUers please make sure that you watch

Palin: Let's Merge The Tea Party And GOP

Sex, Lies and Government Reports: Military Recruiters Sexually Abuse and Mislead Our Kids.

Sex, Lies and Government Reports: Military Recruiters Sexually Abuse and Mislead Our Kids.

"A lot of people think that the president of the NY Fed works for the government..."

SOS Clinton Reunites with David Miliband, British foreign secretary

Links To Live Stream Of Tony Blair's Hearing At The Iraq Inquiry (On Now)

The Campaign To Salvage…Public Option?

The State of White Nationalism: The Year 2009 in Review

Obama Dominates Republicans, "With All Due Respect" Utterly

February 25, 1988: "Seargent-at-Arms be instructed to arrest absent senators

Okie DUers--how are we doing on Day 2 of Okla-Sn-Ice-Apalooza 2010?

Phelps hits new low, targets school hit by rash of suicides

Rank-and-file county staff reveal fear of Sheriff Joe Arpaio (Lord have mercy!)

Firedoglake: McCain Wins Again: Craig Becker to Have Hearing for NLRB Nomination

Out of curiosity: Can someone tell me how frequent it happens that the POTUS directly criticizes

SCOTUS (Mr. Fish)

Next: Obama should hold a similar meeting with Senate Dems and Blue Dogs

Cartoon: SCOTUS Decision

Simple heads up about President Obama's day

I'm really tired of all these congressmen complaining the Prez

Trumka on ‘Moyers’ Tonight, CNN Sunday

POLL : Give Obama a grade for todays debate with Republicans

Lead May Be the Culprit in ADHD

My health insurance premiums went up $47 per month. How about yours?

As Obama announced a near 6% growth in GDP, Rethugs sat silent.

the republicans still want it to be their way

Obama's next smart move: a Q & A with Congressional Democrats

O'Keefe's story doesn't make sense for three big reasons.

Some of the GOP worried that opposition to Obama could backfire

Despite veto threat, CA Senate Approves Single-Payer

29 days into the year 2010, 29 US soldiers have died.

Today's forecast in Orlando: 75 degrees will get chilly tonight.. only 60.

Why in the hell was Frank Luntz there today??

Mega Millions, Powerball to cross-sell tickets-step closer to having a national lottery

Cop Charged Amid Race-Related Stops

Gay dating site's Super Bowl ad rejected by CBS

He is the most brilliant president that this country has ever had in my opinion. He knows that we

Missed The Smackdown! Will Watch Later, But HOW IS IT Playing???

Reid On HCR: "I had a conversation with the speaker today, and we are moving forward,"

CNN: "Republicans have been farting"

Was today a turning point for Obama? Or will the Repubs blow it off?

Mike Pence has a "matter of fact" tone to his voice that I find incredibly off-putting.

Can someone tell me exactly what law are these people breaking??

Will Roe v. Wade be next?

Virginia Foxx tweets about Predident Obama

Repubs. regret having had this dialogue with Obama, but it's too

If Repub. congressmen make false statements to Obama, face to face, does it mean that they,

Did the repubican House members fuck up in inviting Obama and then allowing cameras?

Caption this pic

Edwards' mistress wants sex tape

I can't read it-please read my rep's response to the SOTU

Watching the Superbowl - Poll

Let's play a game called "Meaningless Phrases and Titles". I'll start with the title of one of .....

TransCanada, Exxon File Alaska Pipeline Plans

Watch Secretary Timothy Geithner's, Henry Paulson's, etc, testimony here.

Wanted: Tony Blair For War Crimes. Arrest Him And Claim Your Reward

Gay Missouri Trooper Killed in Line of Duty, Partner gets NO benefits

Gay Partner denied sick leave by AT&T

Honda recalls cars: Possible Fire Death Traps

Former McCain adviser Mark Zandi: The ‘stimulus was key’ to the strong 4th quarter growth

A thread about what Mel Gibson actually said:

Charlie Brooker- How to report the news.

Surprise, Surprise! GOP Senators unanimously vote against Pay-as-you-go

The President's Question TIme wth KO, Rachel and Tweety

President Obama at House GOP meeting on cspan now

Sickening: NPR has David Horowitz on to comment on Howard Zinn

The professor is IN!

The professor is IN!

'Overweight' Adults Age 70 or Older Are Less Likely to Die Over a 10-Year Period

Secreatry of Educaiton on CNN

Pastor Accused Of Pulling Gun On Son At Church

The Very Lucky Executive

Joe Trippi joins Andrew Romanoff's campaign.

Larry Summers' Davos Speech: Obama's Top Economic advisor Adamant Reform Is Coming

Despite testy exchanges, GOPs applaud Obama for meeting

Check in here if you have a more positive view of Obama....

Admit it, Obama bashers... either Wednesday and Today made you proud or....

Big headline: Obama seeks major increase in nuclear weapons funding

Capitalist fat cat

Which animal would you choose to replace the donkey as the symbol of our party?

The way the Republicans defeat the truth.

Blackwater’s Youngest Victim Allawi.

Reliant Energy takes back outsourced IT projects

Dems try for Mall of America, investor tax credits

Best night of political teevee in months...and it's on a Friday night.

bank of america website totally down..

Question for water conservationists: When you pee at work, do you flush the toilet?

Borowitz: After Meeting With Obama, Republicans Adjust to Newly-torn Assholes

APNewsBreak: Crystal Cathedral makes deep cuts

Love him. Hate him. Agree with him or not. You have to admit .....

Love him. Hate him. Agree with him or not. You have to admit .....

It's like the Parliament asking the Prime Minister ..

Cannabis: Could we please have one law for the whole country please?

Haiti - letter from American Friends Service Committee

Funniest line of the re: the President vs Congress today.

Just saw a teaser about Willie Nelson for the 11 o'clock news

Breaking his gag order again - Statement from James O’Keefe

Terror comes at night in Afghanistan

Please provide link to listen to Mike Malloy!! I can't seem

On the day that one of the most significant encounters of the last 50 years occurred, Hannity ...

On the day that one of the most significant encounters of the last 50 years occurred, Hannity ...

In the interest of "equal time".. next week 20/20 will do the Sanford story..

In the interest of "equal time".. next week 20/20 will do the Sanford story..

Honk if you're a liberal

Quick! How fast can you list the 10 policy positions that make up the new GOP litmus test?

Quick! How fast can you list the 10 policy positions that make up the new GOP litmus test?

Honda recalling 646,00 Fits (fire hazard)

Honda recalling 646,00 Fits (fire hazard)

There is one thing the GOP wants for health care reform

Psst Blanche, come her, yea,come on over here I gotta talk with you for a sec...

Anti BLIAR protest pics at the Iraq Inquiry

Guilty of 1st degree murder for Roeder.

City of Fresno evict the Homeless tent city group again.. on the day of a Homeless Forum

ESPN fires blogger for saying he won't donate to Haiti: "Maybe Use A Condom Once In A While"

Hacker breaks into 49 House sites, insults Obama

HEADS UP: 20/20 Doing the Edwards story tonight.

Afghanistan Conference - War-Weary NATO Members Look for Morale Boost

Tony Blair Forced to Testify

Jim Webb: GOP mole?

What needs to be done by Pelosi and Reid moving forward

MSNBC's 2-hour special on the smackdown reairs at 10 PM ET tonight

DCCC wants to fact check FOX NEWS! Could sign up and stop the lies?

digby: Kicking Them When They're Down

President Obama: "Still Pandering to Those Who Villify Him"

The right-wing conspiracy against the media in this country

The right-wing conspiracy against the media in this country

If this were all WWE wrasslin, Obama just clotheslined the fucking GOP.

what a fucking asshole: After tax vote, Chicago mayor wants to poach Oregon businesses

US: Los Angeles Backtracks on Promise to Deliver Justice to Rape Victims

Mandatory Friday Malloy Truthseekers check in!! TGIF!!

I googled over to a teabagger site to look at the convention flap, and it was priceless.

I think Obama won all of this weeks "DUzy awards" by himself

Fox cut feed of GOP-Obama debate.

Obama smack-down: what does freeperville have to say?

Separated At Birth: James O'Keefe/Lee Harvey Oswald??

Note to Presidential Candidates: If you're gonna have illicit affair..don't do it w videographer

Archaeology in Jerusalem: Digging Up Trouble

If they forced the GOP to actually DO their filibuster, just keep talking till they drop...

South Carolina legislature resolves to have President Obama's tongue surgically removed.

Not The Onion: Bin Laden Rebukes U.S. on Climate Change

Pentagon Report Calls for Office of ‘Strategic Deception’

I misjudged Kansans.

I misjudged Kansans.

Any predictions on poll bump from today?

I'm listening to the Obama address the GOP. Did Bush ever address the Democrats between 2000-08?

Blackwater's Youngest Victim

Domestic Surveillance Tactics Out Of Hand

There's a great line in the recent Star Trek movie that applies to today's events

So I'm watching Larry Summers on The Charlie Rose Show tonight

President Obama is going to need some new shoes ...

Rec this Post if you care whether John Edwards made a sex tape

There is nothing good in the Edwards saga. There are no good guys in the Edwards saga.

20/20 is going after Sanford next week.. Edwards/Sanford 2012 anyone?

20/20 is going after Sanford next week.. Edwards/Sanford 2012 anyone?

Daily Kos: Why FL just got High Speed Rail

As always, Rachel lasers into the salient points. (On the KO/RM/CM MSNBC 'special) nt

DoD’s budget boosts funds for F-35, spec ops

Ratigan Calls Obama On Pushing The Big Tarp Lie

Dr Flowers takes Obama up on his health care question; gets arrested again.

I was proud of my President today. (Obama VS 140 Republicans)

I was proud of my President today. (Obama VS 140 Republicans)

You're So Left Wing!

Why Single Payer was never on the Table

You know what I think is happening.

You know what I think is happening.

How big a risk did Obama take today in addressing the repubs on camera? Or was there no risk to him?

This comment is so wingnutty I can't tell if it's parody or not

Statement from Planned Parenthood re: Roeder verdict

ALL conditions for O'Keefe's release

Does anyone REALLY care if Alito bobbed and muttered?

Does anyone REALLY care if Alito bobbed and muttered?

Educate this DUer, what does Bolshevik Plot means??

Texas government employees have a union?

Texas government employees have a union?

Tweety is a better guest, than he is

Do you feel better about the Obama Admin after the SOTU?

WE can ask Obama whatever we want, too!

ANyone watching Ratigan and this segment on TARP and the debt ceiling?

NSA = No Such Agency

Keith Olbermann:President's Question Time

DearAbby is now a birther...hangs head in shame

Teabaggers are anti-drug, anti-abortion Libertarians

Televangelist Schuller sells property, lays off workers, pulls "Hour of Power" from some markets

U.S.: Bottom of the Pack for Bread-and-Butter Basics

Full Transcript of President Obama's Exchange with Republican Twits at the GOP retreat today:

Turkey company used mentally retarded people as virtual slave labor

Hate Has a Name: April Gaede

The Beast 50 Most Loathsome Americans 2009 (finally!)

The president didn't go to Baltimore to make nice with the republicans

A question for everyone, but teachers in particular: Is this an appropriate book for little kids?

Just watched Obama and I am torn to shreds.

Trucker faults Wendy's chili for his crashing into house

Marsha, Marsha, Marsha...

High School counter-protest against Westboro Church: Jesus Had Two Dads - God Hates Signs - pics

Edwards story on 20/20: Edwards wanted Young to get Hunter to have an abortion..

Set your faces to stunned. James O'Keefe: "We just wanted to see if Landrieu's phones were working"

Do you agree with the Presidents GOP strategy?

John Edwards's former mistress sues Andrew Young for return of 'very private' videotape

6 bank failures cost the FDIC $1856.0 million

Why Is There Such Intense Opposition Here To High Speed Rail?

ACLU Brief Affirms Right of Jehovah's Witnesses to Carry Out Public Ministry

Toyota Dealers May Lose $2.47 Billion in Monthly Revenue as Sales Halted

I got a call last night to call my urologist after a PSA Test

Bill Gates donating $10B for vaccines

Do you favor mandatory sentencing?

Security Tight as Loners Mourn Passing of Literary Giant

Did Obama call Frank Luntz "Lutz"?

I just got offered a low paying temporary job with no benefits.

Mel Gibson: Obama Doesn't Have What It Takes to 'Fix' America

"Buy Health Insurance across State Lines" GOP pushing big time?

Bernie>Bernanke: "Congratulations,you failed, there's a major recession, you're getting reappointed"

OBAMA Schools GOP: " Allowing Cameras To ROLL Like That Was A MISTAKE."

OBAMA Schools GOP: " Allowing Cameras To ROLL Like That Was A MISTAKE."

Blackwater's Youngest Victim (The saddest story Jeremy Scahill has ever written )

Most Parents Don't Realize Their 4 Or 5-Year-Olds Are Overweight or Obese

Okay, so what is the scoop on our friend, The Magistrate?

Senate votes to not pass bills it can't pay for. All 40 Republicans voted no.


sorry California: Florida has better oranges and Wisconsin has better cheese

John Edwards: 'Suspect'

Franken introduces legislation to change campaign finance laws

NEWSWEEK - OPR Report - ALTERED - To Cover Bush DOJ Malfeasance

Obama to Hensarling (R-TX): "(T)hat's just not true, and YOU KNOW IT'S NOT TRUE."

We won't be watching the Superbowl.

My prediction for the 2010 elections

America died last week. There was no bang and no whimper.

MA healthcare plan: "driving hospitals towards bankruptcy,making it difficult to see a doctor"

MA healthcare plan: "driving hospitals towards bankruptcy,making it difficult to see a doctor"

Want to see a corporation deny it's own personhood?

I’m sorry, I just don’t get what’s going on with the Alito thing?

I have been really disappointed with Obama. But he just kicked Rethuglican ASS!

Health Care-Social Programs? NOPE: A Blank Check for the Pentagon

Economy SOARS in 4th quarter of '09

1st high-speed railway in west China finishes trial operation

High taxes are not inherently bad

Newburgh NY begs to host terror trial

"U.S. Congress should be very seriously looking at impeaching justices Alito and Roberts right now"

Hey Kids! How do you like my new James O'Keefe poster?

Super Bowl AirTime: CBS Censors the Left, but Not the Right (refuses gay ad)

Rome's Ancient Aqueduct Found

Rome's Ancient Aqueduct Found

Rome's Ancient Aqueduct Found

Jeremy Scahill: Blackwater's Youngest Victim ("I looked and his brain was on the ground.")

Jeremy Scahill: Blackwater's Youngest Victim ("I looked and his brain was on the ground.")

The Pasadena Playhouse to close due to financial woes

Ironic Hero: Why Republicans Should Stop Citing Thomas Jefferson

New Tooth Brushing Regulations To Take Effect

Would you favor the issuance of "DUI" plates to drivers convicted 3 times of drunk driving?

****DUzy Awards for week ending 1-29-10****

Venezuelan police fire tear gas at protesters

Officials say Obama rules out NASA return to moon; budgets money for private space taxis

Push to send FEMA trailers to Haiti stirs backlash

Duggars “won’t rule out having baby #20 - Why Michelle Duggar can’t say, “We’re done!”

Can the U.S. Supreme Court Pass this Simple Multiple Choice Test on Self-Government??

GOP killing the poor- PA State supported health premiums rise 246% !!!

Secret Banking Cabal Emerges From AIG Shadows

HELLO?!? - O’Keefe and pals are not just pranksters - Wake Up & Start Sniffing!

Toyota cites supplier CTS in accelerator problems.

Today the president made an effort to reintroduce civility to political discourse

Today the president made an effort to reintroduce civility to political discourse

List of 51 Senate Democrats Who Support a Public Option: WHAT’S STOPPING THEM NOW?

Arne Duncan called Hurricane Katrina "the best thing that happened to the education system in NOLA

if i ever pissed you off

FYI: One of the best episodes of Moral Orel is on right now!

Have I Ever Pissed You Off?

"LeftyFingerPop let out a very loud fart. It was extreme! No one knew what to say."

How do you wear your codpiece?

Hey, Gabrielle Anwar - you are too skinny- eat a sandwich facrissake!

"I think 6 might be liberal. I don't like the way it's lookin' at nine."

We are in a recession why does every pair of feet seem to

Who's more likely to have body odor: A Grateful Dead fan or an Insane Clown Posse fan?

I got caught in a 10 year time loop last night!!

Whoa! Mr. Writer is looking awfully healthy.

Jimmy Kimmel's "Jay Leno On Oprah Self-Pity Montage" set to R.E.M.'s "Everybody Hurts"

How long should a "Personal Statement" be?

One place in the US where there's still lots of upward mobility....

I bought sex hamsters tonight

question for hourly workers

Need some information on the 40 hour work week ...

Women - do you have small breasts? Then forget about a porn career in Australia...

It's pretty quiet in the Entrepreneurs group, so I thought I'd ask here:

Super Heroes on Facebook

Saint John of Las Vegas (Steve Buscemi Sarah Silverman) opens today

Dupe. Let it sink. :)

What does your facebook status message say, for those of you who have facebook?

Tonight is Have Gun will Travel night.

A recent study has shown that playing beer pong contributes to the spread of mono and the flu

I think Shari had a stroke last night -

Scott Summers aka Cyclops, Whinny ass hole or misunderstood romantic...

Roll back at Walmart

Blade Runner was to take place in 2019 - our country has 9 years to look like this....

Does anybody here write apps for the iPhone?

For any of you on FB looking for a good laugh

What a faucet thinks

So, An Hysterectomy It Is

President Obama Addresses Republicans

I just got profanely tanked up to the tune of $10.

Damnit!! I was thinking of a covering this tune...but (esp Bowie fans) check these guys killing it

More Wyatt Cenac awesomeness

1970 was 40 years ago!

Dinosaurs Were Made Up By The CIA To Discourage Time Travel

I just noticed in the Unrec column

LOL - reading the paper, I thought, "Why is there a pic of Johnny Carson and Sammy Davis, Jr.?"

Drinking games that don't spread mono and flu...what's your favorite?

Local man wants mountain named after Satan

I just cleared my ignore list... ask me anything!

Look! Up in the sky! It's a .. a... WTF **IS** that?

I'm exhausted

PeeWee gets an iPad!

Have you seen the movie "City of Ghosts?"


Du'ers from cold states, can you SMELL snow in the air when snow is approaching?

Tell Us Your Sham-WOW Stories!!!

Any guys use BOD?

Do you have to take Chia Pets to the Vet when they get sick?

300 mg of seroquel and the world is looking a little brighter.

so, If I would have known then what I know now about women...

I was actually making boxes for wine last week............

Have you ever been to Carbohydrate Barrel?

Why does everybody keep talking about Mildo? Shouldn't it be spelled Mildew?

Has anyone seen Midlo lately??

Have you ever boxed while drunk on wine?

The Guess Who - "No Time," live in Toronto


Paul McCartney - "Let Me Roll It" live

John Lennon - "How Do You Sleep"

But can Midlo moonwalk?

Ringo Starr with Tom Petty and Jeff Lynne - "I Call Your Name"

Do you want TWA coffee or TWA tea?

George Harrison - "When We Was Fab"

Don't talk shit to me about America when you live in Scotland

A question for the Twitterati

The Ramones - "Time Has Come Today"

What's better 'Law and Order CI' or Law and Order SUV?

Why prohibition didn't work

Type O Negative - Wolf Moon

Several federal marijuana trials in Tucson scheduled for 4/20

Damn! It's raining again and I'm missing the Wolf Moon.

Cha-CHING! Joe Jackson wants MJ's medical records so he can collect from "those responsible"

Epic fail of the week

O'Keefe is being demolished on his fan page. **dial-up warning**

Saw "The Book of Eli" today **spoilers**

I can't tell you how bad it sucks to be choosing a sympathy card

Have you ever been to a Jonas Brothers Concert?

I received an "Outstanding" rating for my General Surgery rotation!

Sun's coming up. Like a big bald head.


Just watched the PBS Truman:American Experience on netflix.

Why is the ox carcass rotting in my basement even though I have the de-humidifier on?

Pixies - Alec Eiffel

De La Soul - Say no go

Creamed Corn


Oasis had five platinum albums when they were together.

If only "Classic Rock" stations played Classic Rock. Savoy Brown - Tell Mama

Oasis - My Big Mouth

BabyShambles - Fuck Forever

This Week's Most Hated Jaggoff Paul Shirley apologizes -- sort of...

Roger Miller was the secret mentor for the blokes we know as Oasis.

I got SOLID foods for Breakfast today. If my levels are good in the morning, I can go home

Our resident court jester, LeftyFingerPop, has just hit 20,000 posts!

Snidely Whiplash: Bondage Practitioner ( Rocky and Bullwinkle?)

The dog and the cat, best friends forever (photo)

I have had restraints put on me during potato chip eating.

People, this is how it's done. The Ramones. California Sun

Do you have trouble getting through doorways with your big bubble head?

I have had constraints put on me about my potato chip eating.

When you notice that the palm of your hand is oily, what are you most likely to do?

Friday nite blues: Magic Sam "I Wanna Boogie" - the late great...

Say the punchline and guess the joke.

I am having a very hard night

Abused senior black Lab needs rescuing...

Do you like scary movies?

Do I record Vegas Vacation or Groundhog Day for later viewing?

Have you ever been Tasered at an Olive Garden?

Battle of the Bands: Oasis vs. The Beatles

Is Midol any good for periodic spotting?

New blog entry. Fantastic singer from Haiti!

This is one of the Cutest things I've ever seen. This Mouse IS the bravest Mouse on the Planet !!

I am thinking about getting a small "wagon-y" type car. Recommendations?

If Walmart rolled back their prices even more...would you go?

Have you ever been to Cracker Barrell?

Are you a gamer?

Have you ever keyed a car of flattened a tire?

So, now I'm anti-Catholic? WTF?

Minivan or pickup truck which one is better?

serif or sans?

Have you ever drunk boxed wine?

Have you ever boxed drunk wine?

Shirts get dirty. Underwear gets dirty. Pants? Pants never get dirty, and you can wear them forever

Trucking 101: The Straight Dope on Log Books

I just got my propane tank filled up to the tune of $1,004.

Do you like hot dogs?

Lounger input needed

Grammy Predictions

AXE COP. Best. Comic. EVAH!

Why are so many guys hung up on "real" breasts?

How do people date, even marry, Republicans if they are Liberal?

Films that made you cry so much that you had to hitch your breath for hours.

Post here if you didn't have air conditioning in your home when growing up

My idea for the high speed rail network. Map.

Films that made you laugh so hard it hurts:

What's with all the Midlo threads?

Watch this movie! THE CORPORATION!

what does the word 'gala' mean to you?

Post a picture of your favorite childhood cereal.

Would you still buy a Toyota after all of this 'Total Recall'???

Obama Pleads For Civility, Cooperation In Politics

Trust me - The STOU as "interpreted" by COT -

Did Louisiana's Republican Elite Support the Landrieu Phone Squad? (Alternet)

Senate Votes To Impose Even More Sanctions On Iran

Alito's reaction to Obama revealed a justice in denial

Talkingpointsmemo's Josh Marshall: Party of No

The Fabulous Life Of Billion Dollar Wall Street Bankers [Video]

Who's Comments On Race Were More Offensive? Or Were They Benign?

James O'Keefe and Tim McVeigh: cut from the same cloth, they even look

The Case for a Job-Creation Tax Credit

Eugene Robinson: Outsider in Chief

“When you hear people saying that he’s not giving us any direction, what they’re really saying is,

WH: Today’s GDP report is the most positive news to date on the economy.

What is really, truly the current status of health reform legislation in Congress?

Two Cheers for Obama on Foreign Affairs

Obama on audio feed now on jobs tax credit

Today, Obama to unveil new tax breaks to spur jobs growth, hike wages

Obama announces emissions cuts

How many State of the Union Speeches by George W. Bush did Scalia and Thomas not attend?

How many State of the Union Speeches by George W. Bush did Scalia and Thomas not attend?

HUGE Win for Obama and Democrats: "Economy in U.S. Grew at 5.7% Pace, Most in Six Years"

No doubt, if Obama challenges any of the Repugniconvict ideas

Anybody have poll numbers after SOTU

Housing `On Life Support' as Foreclosures, Unemployment Thwart Obama Plans

When Economists get it Right

Robert Reich: Obama is giving ammo to supply-siders


Precognitive Maddow

President Obama and the Geico lizard

About the "Blip"

Daily Kos: Senate Eyeing Reconciliation, Timing Still Unclear

Obama is right. Getting our money back and doing what is right is not punishment. Its entitlment.

Christine Romer: "Today’s GDP report is the most positive news to date on the economy. "

O'Reilly viewers give Obama 94% approval

Mike Pence: Obama says we're not the party of No

Republican "response"

What the president never once said was "I came in with totals that were just shy

Obama just blasted Frank Luntz about generating talking points.

Is there going to be a video of this that can be posted to You Tube in total? It needs to go VIRAL

Sen. Hatch's pathetic hypocritical threat on reconciliation

The President must be handing the Republicans thier heads on a platter!

Axelrod: Changing Senate rules to allow 51 votes for passage "a worthy discussion"

Great job, Mr. President. Now follow it up with action!

U.S. Economy Grew 5.7% in Fourth Quarter, Topping Estimates

Inventories Boosted Growth in Q4 2009

If The White House lets health care reform die, any other progress you see will just be moonwalking

FReepers are deluding themselves...

Conservatives React to Obama-House GOP ‘Question Time’

Republicans got cocky because of Scott Brown & the VA Gov.'s Race

FAUX News cuts away from the President

President Obama gave them an entire year to either put up, or shut up.

Transcript of Obama speaking at House Republican retreat in Baltimore

Link to C-Span video of Obama vs. GOP

I was wondering what happened to Michael Steele - not like him to miss a PR opportunity like SOTU

“Apparently, transparency sounds better in press releases than it does in practice.”

Senator Landrieu: Healthcare is on LIFE SUPPORT

Dylan Ratigan on MSNBC is a Hack. Some liked him, but I never have.

Obama needs to schedule more of these face to face meetings....

IN-04: Buyer Will Retire

I think Jeb Hensarling should just go ahead and change his name to Jim now.

I thought people going on trial were supposed to STFU until that time.

POTUS Was Simply Too Good! Fox News Breaks From Obama In Order To Criticize Obama

President Obama to Attend Georgetown-Duke Game in Washington Saturday

Glassman targets AZ Senate Seat - Hot Republican civil war creates opening

Please DU this poll! Will Obama policies help families and small businesses?

Rove raises $400,000 for Burr

Movement in Senate on Fair Elections Now Act, S.752. Maria Cantwell becomes Cosponsor!

White House demands more information from K Street on lobbying registrations

Future Town Halls With The Repugs - Good or Bad Idea?.....

The Republicans do not have a leg to stand on with small businesses

Obama calls out GOP hypocrisy for ‘going to ribbon cuttings for...projects that you voted against.’

LOL I Missed It But They're Showing It at 8pm So I Don't Want To

If The White House lets health care reform die, any other progress will just be square dancing

Weren't Bush's tax cuts to the rich "boutique tax cuts"?

Knock, Knock? Who's There? 75,000 Folks Who Visited The White House in October

Obama Justice Dept considers looking into legality of Bowl Championship Series.

If Obama is really smart, he will...

Is your Congresscritter a member of the Progressive Caucus?

"He was the baddest ass on the block, and the only president in the hall"

Where is this mythical Senate majority everyone speaks of?

Eza Klein: Reconciling with the Senate. Kent Conrad speaks out.

Wow!!! - Our President Is Doing A Great Job Talking To The Repugs.....

Have you noticed? Obama does not blink.

Having further televised confrontations among house republicans and the president

The best outcome of Obama's 'dialogue' with the rethugs today is the

****Heads Up: MSNBC To Re-Air Q&A Session at 8pm Eastern**** (maybe?)

GOP moves toward becoming the Teabagger Party

I Have no use for Alito, but to say he disrespected the President is just silliness.

Olbermann, Maddow, Tweety will do an Obama/GOP meeting Recap tonight from 8-10 ET.

Obama vs. House GOP: Best TV ever

Here's the Rethugs so-called healthcare plan

VP Joe Biden: The President's Nuclear Vision

Since political realism is in vogue, there is a way to fix the economy

Fact Check: Obama and House Republicans - NY Times

Has Obama Become bored with being President?

^^^^^ REAL TALK ^^^^^

Amazing transparency: 75,000 White House Visitor Records Posted Online

Obama, House Republicans Debate Their Divisions (NYT)

We finally got the liberal Hollywood version of the American president.

Today's big "fuck YOU" goes to Adam Liptak, NYT, for telling us that Obama did it, but Bush didn't

If Mike Pence really is regarded as one of the deep thinkers for the GOP,

I don't think the GOP understood what Obama said at all

Well, I Sure Had An Interesting Day Today

"Obama eats Republicans' lunch"

Play of the Week: Obama Disses Court

Excellent point by Obama and Olbermann...

WH On Alito's Sour SOTU Reaction: Ain't Democracy Grand?

Hank Paulson: Without Bailout, Unemployment Could Have Reached 25%

The 2012 Presidential Debates.

MSNBC Live Stream (replay of 2 hour special coming next)

Fired up?

BONUS Never before seen FOOTAGE of President Obama's Q&A with House GOPers

Bipartisanship: Will President Obama ever give up on it ?

Question: did the President use teleprompters today?

"First they ignore you...then they ridicule you...then they fight you...

Is having a Public Meaningful Dialogue with the opposition party change you can believe in?

Why Obama won today

Why would allowing individuals the ability to buy insurance out of state be good for them?

What Obama should do.

Scott Brown raised $12 million in the last 14 days of his campaign....

Kerry, Lugar Introduce Legislation To Strengthen U.S. Diplomacy

GOP admits they screwed up with Obama forum...

There are many times I am disappointed in my state of Kansas.....

How would you Rate The President's Performance with the Republicans Today?

Bin Laden Releases Tape Announcing The Formation of AL QUEDA INC.

Harris pulls out of governor's race

Democrat Sees Opportunity in Arizona Senate Race

Bernero's annoucement to run for Michigan governor an error

Berry announces retirement in 2011, cites health concerns

Kentucky: GOP Field Expands in Chandler’s District

Dem campaign chief wants 'birther' as 2010 wedge issue

Gregoire endorses Heck in WA 03

I just love this guy from IL who claims Obama hasn't tried for bipartisanship

Inmates’ Stock Is Rising in Albany District Fight

Dems land candidate for Snyder's seat

POTUS today at the gNOp spanking: "Quit? No! I'm havin' fun!"

House GOP: "Oh no you di'int"

Obama is brilliant in his Q&A with Republicans (link to video)

Drill baby, Drill.

President Addresses Room Full of Stupid People For Over an Hour

I think I see where Obama's strategy is now.. and can sum it up in 4 words...

Luke Russert just said

That GOP meeting thingy was like something from The West Wing.

Do you think Obama should have made the rethugs come to him?

The Supremes and Joint Chiefs should not attend the State of the Union.

Rep. Pence on Hardball is talking like the Republicans have the majority

Here's something else I don't get: How can "real solutions" that can "truly" help our country fit

Let's admit it was not really fair to the GOP today......

President Obama at the Republican Retreat Today

Photos: The Obama Presidency, January, 29th 2010

Unbelievable pro-GOP spin on CNN

Sorry to interrupt the celebration...

Cliff May says the presumption of innocence isn't meant for guilty people

Photos: GOP Leadership listens to President Obama

Wonkette: Virginia Foxx Won’t Let Partisanship Get In Way Of Her Autograph Collection

GOP faces from SOTU and today's smack down

More Reviews: Obama Goes To The GOP Lion's Den -- And Mauls The Lions

More Reviews: Obama Goes To The GOP Lion's Den -- And Mauls The Lions

Ladies and gentleman, President Smackdown!

Can I use the Chess analogy again, please?

This the Obama I voted for!!!!!

Aww, jeeze. Now a rethug is asking Obama how to explain to his/ their

Obama is finally doing EXACTLY what I've wanted him to do all along

C-SPAN likes idea of regular Obama-lawmaker exchanges

Give it up to MSNBC tonight: Best Programming EVAHHHHHHHH

****Heads Up: POTUS Speaks To House gNOp members, 12pm EST ****

Photos: The Obama Presidency, January, 29th 2010 (for real this time)

What was the strategy in saying he doesn't want to punish banks?

Obama is a pretty cool guy. Eh pwns Repubilcans and doesn't afraid of anything.

HOLY CRAP.....I heard it was an ass kicking but after watching it......

What the fuck is this Dylan guy on MSNBC talking about

President Obama dismantled ALL of the Republican talking points

Do You Support Billions of Dollars in New Subsidies for the Nuclear Industry?

Republican Think Tank Reaction - Seperate facilities for the caucuses

Obama eats Republicans' lunch (Guardian UK)

A special shout out to Hillary

Just THIS About THAT ...

President to nominate more tribal citizens

Photos Obama at Republican Congressional Caucus Meeting

Define "racist."

Dennis Kucinich runs for the hills

Frank Luntz: Obama Had The Advantage Today, But GOP Should Do This Again

Colombia's plan to hire students as army informers faces flak

SEIU’s Stern: ‘Bad Choice of Words’ to Equate Senators to Terrorists

Blair's Iraq view 'changed dramatically' after 9/11

U.S. pledges 17 percent emissions reduction by 2020

Tea Party Convention loses speakers, steam

California Voters Will Be Asked to Legalize Pot

Labor's Lost Love-Union chiefs weigh primary challenges to Democratic senators cool to their agenda.

US soldier dies in Iraq; death not combat related

Inter-American human rights court says Colombia recognizes gov't role in 1994 killing

Senate Dem: Health care bill 'on life support'

Economy soars 5.7 percent, fastest in 6 years

Greece, others, move to quash rumors about bailout

US judge grants German homeschooling family asylum (Deutsch Welle)

Education Secretary Arne Duncan: Hurricane Katrina helped New Orleans schools

Fort Lauderdale couple accused of hate crime in attack on man

New Tooth Brushing Regulations To Take Effect

Reliant Energy takes back outsourced IT projects

Nelson (D-Ne): No plans to hang up in 2012

Files show 'Iron Lady' was at odds with US on Iran

GOP adopts platform test for candidates during Hawaii meeting

(UK) Mother of Iraq victim 'sick' to be in same room (as Tony Blair)

Bin Laden deplores climate change

Iraq war inquiry: Tony Blair faces six hours of questioning today

US officers could be punished over Afghan battle: officials

Consumer Mood at 2-Year High Despite Financial, Job Worries

Economy soars 5.7 percent in Q4, fastest in 6 years reuters o Buzz up 0

Obama coming to help Bennet in February

Three bank failures brings 2010's tally to 12

Default NY Fed buys $989 million of U.S. agency debt

Obama urges GOP to work with Dems

Officials: Plane diverted to Fla.

U.S. regulators announce recall of cadmium-laced kids' jewelry from Walmart

GOP Rep. Steve Buyer to Resign Amid Ethics Probe

(IN) Senate OKs same-sex marriage ban

Backers say petition for (Calif.) legalized-pot initiative has plenty of signatures

STOCK MARKET WATCH, Friday January 29

Obama Administration issues rules requiring parity in treatment of mental, substance use disorders

Despite testy exchanges, GOPs applaud Obama for meeting

Breaking ~~ Verdict in Roeder Case ~~GUILTY ALL CHARGES!

Honda recalls 646,000 Fits for fire hazard

(Bill) Gates to Donate $10 Billion for Vaccine Research

American Express CEO Gets 60 Percent Salary Raise

Criminals in Haiti 'Raping Quake Survivors'

Argentina reveals secrets of 'dirty war'

Obama Said to Seek $54 Billion in Nuclear-Power Loan Guarantees

Photos of drinking, grinning aid mission doctors cause uproar

Surge in Loans Unlikely From Small Business Plan

Hey, imagine if Bush had debated the House Democrats.

U.S. to restart aid to Honduras as crisis ends

CSPAN: Sen. Leahy on Supreme Court Campaign Finance Decision

Rachel Maddow Interviews Tracey Ullman

Give Bush a Cell Next to Blair's

Papantonio: The Supreme Court's Five Circus Midgets

"Wall Street 2 : Money Never Sleeps" Trailer - Greed...always good, "now it's legal."

Anti War Protest As Tony Bliar Arrives At The Iraq Inquiry

Keiser Report No. 12: Markets! Finance! Scandal!

Obama vs. 'Jim' (er, Jeb) Hensarling

Obama Responds To GOP Caucus On Effects Of Stimulus

Thom Hartmann and Paul Begala battle over NAFTA

Rachel Maddow plays Pin the Debt on the Donkey

Obama To Republicans: Stop Pretending Health Care Reform Is A 'Bolshevik Plot'

We Need Jobs Now

Republican Interrupts President with 'You're Lying'

Charlie Brooker - How To Report The News

Ad For Orleans Coroner Candidate: My Opponent Is Dr. Frankenstein!

Rachel Maddow: The GOP tries to pretend it came into being in 2010

2 US Citizens Arrested In Iraq, Being Held By The Iraqi army

Hannity - Obama Girl Falls Out of Love

Young Turks: 'Sexual Bending' Banned In Wisconsin!

Rachel Maddow & Jon Turley explore the ways that Pimpy O'Keefe keeps screwing himself over

NRDC Action Fund PSA

GOP Reaction To Obama At House Retreat

Cosmo Centerfold appears @ Hu Ke Lau in Chicopee, and...he drove his TRUCK to get there! USA! USA!

Obama reverses decision, awards $150 million to 9/11 victims

Obama Answers Blackburn

TYT: Cenk falls into despair

Rep. Pence Can't Name One Compromise He's Willing To Accept

KO & David Corn enjoy a heaping plate of schadenfreude: Tea Partiers turn against Palin & McCain

Honduran people say goodbye to their President.

Obama Takes Down Rep. Jeb Hensarling At GOP Retreat

Papantonio: Blue Dog Democrats Have Mange

Fox News War on Obama

Rachel Maddow On How Obama Calling Out The Banks In His SOTU Address Exposes The GOP's Vulnerability

Ball of Confusion

Sheldon Whitehouse slams the Supreme Court's corporate rights activism

The Next Time, by Linda Greenhouse

AP: Protests as Blair Unrepentant Over Iraq War at Inquiry

Five Supreme Court Judges Do Da Corporate Takeover Hustle, And They Must Be Stopped

Scott Roeder Found Guilty

Jeremy Scahill: Blackwater's Youngest Victim

Justice Alito Backs First Amendment Rights for Ventriliquist Dummies

Love Song for Dick & Liz Cheney

Saudi Arabia to use Citizens United to interfere in US politics thanks to NeoCon SCOTUS treason

David Sirota: Our Addiction to Disaster Porn

Union chiefs weigh primary challenges to Democratic senators cool to their agenda.

Supremes giving Corporations 'right' of free speech abridges individual's right of free speech

IGrow: Walmart of weed opens in Oakland

Obama Repremands GOP To Their Faces: 'You'd Think This Thing Was Some Bolshevik Plot'

Wages and benefits rise weak 1.5 percent in 2009

Only 22

View from London: Corruption in Washington is Smothering America's Future

GOP Demands OBAMA Retreat at GOP Retreat

Tony Blair heckled as he says 'no regrets' over Iraq at end of inquiry grilling

The Annotated Obama (Joe Bageant)

Education Secretary Arne Duncan the Shock Doctrine

'New Haiti,' Same Corporate Interests

TYT: Cenk Destroys GOP's SOTU Response

A face for politics: New study shows we can tell Democrats from Republicans in head shots!!

Senate Republicans seem to have one answer for Democrats: No

Audio: Communist Party responds to Obama's SOTU address

The Conservative War on Democracy: The Puppet Supreme Court

Secret Banking Cabal Emerges From AIG Shadows (Bloomberg)

Of Teen Angst and an Author’s Alienation

President Obama Full Q&A (AT GOP RETREAT)

MSNBC: Cenk Uygur - Obama Needs to Be Tougher with GOP If He Wants Bipartisanship

Carolyn Baker: Your Disappointment in Obama is Your Teaching Moment

The Washington Post “knocks” the Bolivarian Revolution

Analysis: iPad Is an iDRM Storefront For Apple Ambitions To Dominate All Digital Media Sales

Blue Cross Rhode Island asking for rate hikes of 11.5% for small empl. 14.6% for large employers

Joe Galloway: Farewell After 50 Years of Newspapering

Friday Talking Points (109) -- Obama Enters Lions' Den, Bells Cat

Education Secretary Arne Duncan: Hurricane Katrina helped New Orleans schools

Weekend Economists' SOTU = Groundhog Day! January 29-31, 2010

AlterNet: Why Atheists Don't Turn to Religion When Faced with Death or Disaster

Medicare-for-All: The Answer to a President's Call and a Nation's Woes

Drumbeat: January 29, 2010

Peak oil notes - Jan 28

Davos Leaders Blahblahblah Swear Climate Goal In 2010 Blahblahblah Mexico Meeting Blahblahblah - BBC

Yale Environment 360 - Filmmaker Tracks Life In Sundarbans - Island Once W 40,000 Residents Now Gone

A major hurdle to producing fusion energy using lasers has been swept aside

Simulated volcanoes and man-made 'sun blocks' can rescue the planet

Getting Serious About Energy-Saving Building Products

Good article in the San Diego Reader about climate activism

Chu: $1.4 billion Nissan loan (to help finance Leaf) is a done deal

Leahy: Mistrust of Entergy, NRC is ‘palpable'

During the latest storm, found out the roof is leaking. Called for help

"Oil Demand has Peaked in Developed World: IEA"

Patagonian Mountains Showing Growth Spike Of 1.5 Inches/Yr - Isostatic Rebound As Glaciers Melt

One Year Later, Foss Hybrid Tug Still Towing Strong

Obama Said to Seek $54 Billion in Nuclear-Power Loan Guarantees

Nuclear war between India, Pak could spell climate disaster : Report by Japan and Australia

New material soaks up nuclear waste

Craig James threatened to sue Texas Tech if they didn't investigate Mike Leach

NASCAR owner blasts Detroit

Golfer John Daly "tired of embarrassing myself"; will no longer compete

Any women's Aussie predictions?

Incredible but true. The White House is talking about the BCS.

Tebow Super Bowl Ad May Be Based On Falsehood

Ken Green

Rick Telander's thoughts on Tebow

Capitals' rampaging offense has been unstoppable

Sunshine Millions Day

No tears for Tom Hicks

‘Corruption will let Hamas take W. Bank'

Israel slams Goldstone 'misrepresentations' of internal probes into Gaza war

Hamas says top militant 'assassinated'

Bolivian president decrees 2nd holiday celebrating nation's founding

Colombia's plan to hire students as army informers faces flak

Colombia's plan to hire students as army informers faces flak

Inter-American human rights court says Colombia recognizes gov't role in 1994 killing

Guatemala: Trade Unionist Shot at by Municipal Official

Honduras' new gov't finds nation 'bankrupt' after coup

U.S. to restart aid to Honduras as crisis ends

2.4 million Colombians displaced under Uribe presidency

8 to stand trial in Guatemalan lawyer's death

Floods prompt Bolivia emergency

Female soldiers break their silence

Today in Labor History Jan 29 Newly-elected President Barack Obama signs the Ledbetter Act & more

17,000 Colorado UFCW Grocery Workers Vote On New Tentative Contract

Workers Across Nation Choose a Voice with AFL-CIO Unions

In New York City 20 Percent Of Low Wage Workers Paid Less Than Legal Minimum

Labor needs a new survival plan

NRA reply brief in McDonald v Chicago

Fear and hostility toward open carry in Olympia

Gura reply brief in McDonald v Chicago

Gun bills pass House despite antics, argument for safety at workplace

Good News in Virginia!! Gun Rights, are the rule of the day....Thanks to the Brady Campaign

NRA butts its way into McDonald vs. Chicago

Hi-Tech Guns at SHOT Show

Peet's Coffee & Tea & CPK tell Open Carry Advocates you're not welcome

Prop 8 trial question - whats judicial notice as used here?

Did Andy Pugno Break State Law In Support Of Marriage Ban?

Saw a woman at the bar tonight that I used to drive cab with.

Video For Lady GaGa Song... Can't Wait For Phelps To Rework This One!

CBS rejects gay-dating site ad for big game

I think gays are like 50% of the population in the US

Nepal to legalize gay marriage, offer weddings on Mt. Everest

It's quite easy being green.........

Dr. Seuss tree

Yuuko and Sugar, best friends forever

louie at first light

Oklahoma Ice Storm 2010

If this is Friday, it must be snow and floods

New species of Papua New Guinea frog changes colour

New Tyrannosaur Had More Teeth Than T. Rex

Did you hear we have a storm moving horizontally bringing new snow?

In Sync: Squid, Glowing Companions March in Genetic Harmony

Universe Is 30 Times More Run Down Than Thought, Astronomers Find

Interactive scale of the universe

Organic Transistor Paves Way for New Generations of Neuro-Inspired Computers

XKCD on the Spirit martian rover

Focusing 192 lasers on one little target

How to Fall 35,000 Feet—And Survive

Anne Ortelee - Weekly Weather January 25, 2010

Just a quick update!

Finally wrote something worthwhile on my BLOG

For any seeking to process sorrow...

Leo/Aquarius Full Moon: Let's Play in the Aquarian Mindfield

Starcodes by Heather Roan Robbins

Krugman: "Peacocking the Freeze"

FDIC shuts down 6 banks today, making 15 so far this year. List here:

Ginkgo Herbal Medicines May Increase Seizures In People With Epilepsy

Plant flavanoid may help prevent leukemia

Boner didn't offer the "GOP Proposals" ...

Neuron breakthrough offers hope on Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s

Lead May Be the Culprit in ADHD

A tidal wave of (autism) misinformation at WTAE

Privatization and Michelle Rhee

Kids for King

What will Arne do next?

Question about graduate school loans

is the first amendment for monotheists only?

AFA gets a circle

If you were on the jury, what would be YOUR vote on Scott Roeder (Dr. Tiller killer)?

Question for believers

Forbidden Rice Pudding

How long can I freeze liver?

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OK, who's got a good recipe for "Chicken Marsala" they'd like to share?

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