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Archives: January 31, 2010

Man calls Michael Jackson movie stupid. Gets 30 days in jail.

Anyone know of any good Liberal live chat rooms?

I'm watching the Super Bowl. Join me. Don't. I really don't give a rats ass what you do.

Domestic Partnership Benefits and Obligations Act of 2009

China steps up restrictions on media, IFJ report says

China steps up restrictions on media, IFJ report says

A Survey of Youth Sports Finds Winning Isn’t the Only Thing

New U.S. air strategy in Afghanistan: First, do no harm

FRANK RICH-The State of the Union Is Comatose

Derogatory 'Jeopardy' board launches TSA probe

This may be the wrong place to ask?

Since when is "police fire tear gas at protesters" even worth discussing?

CIA may target first U.S. citizen

In case you hadn't noticed, the 2010 Motor Racing season is officially underway. (24 hrs of Daytona)

Obama on Moving Right

(Probably) Ignorant question about medical MJ:

The "Helmet Cam" Could Record Every Step to Landrieu's Phone Closet

San Diego: Naked swimmer, 2 others arrested at beach, almost incites riot

How special. CBS Sunday Morning is presenting a sympathetic portrait of Hank Paulson

30,000 activists attend World Social Forum in Brazil: Ends with vows to fight unfettered capitalism

Funniest sitcom line ever?

cross-post:Omaha Steve and other in-the know union members-help me with my rebuttal

Bahbwah WAHwah out-sucking self on This Weak, Sen.TreasureTrail, AILES,Ariana, KRUGMAN

Calif. seeks to end loophole on foreign tax havens

PSA: Excellent Howard Zinn segment on BookTV tomorrow 10:45 am Eastern.

Haiti arrests US nationals over child 'abductions'

Ok Frank Rich... You Better Put Me On Your Staff...

You know how Tweety is always trying to turn current events into a movie script?

Child welfare expert warns against adopting from Haiti

Dr. Margaret Flowers arrested (again) for supporting universal Medicare

U.S. surrounds Iran with missile defenses

Bad move: robber calls police himself

Banquet Only tickets (featuring keynote speaker Sarah Palin) still available!

A Fox Snews poll about P. Obama is like asking

Trouble brewing in Tea Party Nation..

Trouble brewing in Tea Party Nation..

Should the Monday After the Superbowl be a National Holiday?

Justice Official Clears Bush Lawyer in Torture Case:

Obama gets large bump in Rasmussen's daily tracking poll. Freepers sad and confused

Susan Collins, R-ME: "Obama Admin can't see foreign terrorist when he stands right in front of them"

The 50 Most Loathsome Americans, 2009

Sunday Morning TV about to get worse: Candy Crowley Replaces John King on CNN "State of the Union"

A panorama view from inside the ruined Notre-Dame Cathedral in Port-au-Prince, Haiti.

Rep. Hensarling, let's see if you can answer some simple economic questions...

Rep. Jeb Hensarling (R-TX): If You Want to Balance the Budget You'll Need a 60% Tax Increase

Photos: Demonstrators wear Tony Blair masks, sport fake blood on their hands, carry fake coffin

Axelrod just chewed up hack Gregory

Dear Lord Make It Stop - Limpballs - Dancing Fool

Illegal California immigrant inmates denied training

Sen.-elect Brown says he supports abortion rights (and says GOP shouldn't take his vote for granted)

Banks Accused of Helping Fraudulent Telemarketers Launder Millions

What the Gates Foundation's $10 Billion Pledge Means For Vaccine Development and Delivery

Americans arrested taking children out of Haiti

The Invisible Wound

You've got to be carefully taught, carefully taught to hate...

Salt Lake a finalist to host 2012 GOP convention

President: 'Had it not been for the stimulus package that we passed, things would be much worse'

City homeless donate $14.64 for quake victims

Molecular Venus flytrap could munch nuclear waste

Multinational corporations along with foreign ones should be banned from influencing elections

Frank Rich -The president was right to blast the 5-to-4 decision

Impeccably drawn and conceived ** 2 Pat Oliphant Cartoons**

Will Faith-Based Agencies Help Haiti's Gay Community?

How many of these guys will be GOP congressmen in 20 years?

Toyota is part of a list of issues for Japan Inc.

If Oscar comes a-knockin', just say your prayers and get ready to go . . .

San Diego selling police horses - 1/3 of their departments dogs will be laid off

Mussolini iPhone app is best-seller in Italy

Mussolini iPhone app is best-seller in Italy

Of course we trust team Fox. They play their parts so well

Of course we trust team Fox. They play their parts so well

Convicted of Dancing in Honor of Thomas Jefferson

Entire works of Edgar Allen Poe free for the downloading at

Offering a bribe is a free speech. Making a threat is free speech. So is blackmailing someone.

Who's looking forward to watching the Superbowl today?

If you scripted this...

Obama's Showdown With the GOP House

For all the money that the Vatican has, why are they not stepping up to support a country that is

Global Weapon Concerns The EU And Environmentalists *

No sanctions for 'waterboarding' lawyers

Liz Cheney Wants You To Be Afraid

Umm, whaaaat??

Docs Skirt Red Tape to Save Haitian Kids and First Baby Ever Born Aboard USS Bataan

Docs Skirt Red Tape to Save Haitian Kids and First Baby Ever Born Aboard USS Bataan

Shake Weight - the GOP exercise machine?

Interpreter Kills 2 U.S. Soldiers in Afghanistan

Reacting to negative replies...

Super Bowl ad big lie?

Super Bowl ad big lie?

What's a "Scott Brown" Republican? ~ Best Ignore it, don't feed the animal

U.S. Oil Industry Hit by Cyberattacks: Was China Involved?

2009 Major-League A**hole of the Year Award -- RESULTS

2009 Major-League A**hole of the Year Award -- RESULTS

Oops! Boxer Supported by Challenger's Former Company

African Union to Consider "Land for Haitians" Plan (Possible African State)

Why are Dems just giving up on the Senate Race in Fla? Kendrick Meeks?

Why are Dems just giving up on the Senate Race in Fla? Kendrick Meeks?

How to crack up a DFA Phone Solicitor

Funny, how in the span of 28 years (1981-2009)....

Funny, how in the span of 28 years (1981-2009)....

One of the most influential men in modern history....

Inside the Culture of Sexual Harassment at the Marijuana Policy Project

MSNBC Video: NBC Anchor (and Registered Nurse) Julie Pearce quits job to help in Haiti

Missouri grandma charged with drugging baby

Roeder jury foreman: Abortion not jurors' concern in verdict

HAHA! I just had to laugh at this

Cool photo of Obama bowing to another Japanese woman.

Do rings of Herbie the elm have age, climate data?

The Huffington Post

Can your average conservative go a day without saying, "Socialism

Can your average conservative go a day without saying, "Socialism

Man dies after setting himself on fire outside fur store

"We're all doomed"

MSNBC is replaying Obama's smackdown now...

Shameless Plug for Joyce Riley, Defender of Veterans: We must help. This is not a choice.

Deficit Peacock Evan Bayh Hits 'Far Left-Wing Blogs'

Radioactive water leaks at Vermont nuclear plant and other facilities raising doubts about safety

Your kids can be part of the new DC MLK JR Memorial Project.

Mongolian herders move to cities as snowstorms kill livestock

TOON: Democratic Supermajority leaps into action!

Union leader Richard Trumka: 'Card check' will pass in 2010

Financially troubled Shore Christian Center banking on miracles

Winter chill takes toll on Florida Keys coral

HuffPo: NY Developer walks away from 11,232 Manhattan apartments because it can't pay its mortgage

"BAD MOON RISING" wolf-moon next weekend

John Bolton looks like a guy who sells shoes in a Dillards....

Cops: TSA Worker Tried Making Girl 'Sex Slave'

I'm sick of "social issues" being separated from "economic issues"

HAITI: There Are Daggers In Men's Smiles....

When the anti-woman Super Bowl ad airs, please tell me what ads aired before and after.

Problems at Toyota, JAL & Sony, taint Japan Inc.'s image

Colbert got his iPad!!

Maine Caucus Turnout Exceeds 2002 and 2006

Book profiles furry angel of death: Oscar the cat

There is a Lingerie Football League (I am not kidding)

Question about a 'cashless' society (from radio show I listened to tonight)

Can you imagine living in a city with 25% unemployment and 45% underemployment?

Obama Nominates Two to District Courts in California

Sanitary pads help Ghana girls go to school

The little bird lived!

California gay marriages may hinge on one man

4 billion people threatened w/ water shortages if Climate accord fails:

It's Budget week!- the US Federal Budget since 1996 (via Wikipedia)

Terry Pratchett ready to be test case for suicide law

I need a good book reference for my book group. I was going to recommend

Scott Roeder is yesterday's news; it's George Tiller who should be remembered

Could one have a democracy without elections?

Baptist Group Accused of Child Trafficking in Haiti

Democrats and Republicans Can Be Differentiated from Their Faces

The New Feudalism

Amazon.com Pulls Macmillan Books From Site in Pricing Dispute

Amazon.com Pulls Macmillan Books From Site in Pricing Dispute

Nostalgia for Bush/Cheney radicalism (Glenn Greenwald)

Roubini Sees `Very Dismal' U.S. Growth as Summers Rues `Human Recession'

U.S. Examines Whether Blackwater Tried Bribery

Barney Frank did NOT vote for IWR

'Making Rounds With Oscar: The Extraordinary Gift of an Ordinary Cat.' - story w/pics

US bailouts failed to tackle reckless banks, says watchdog

Climate emails hacked by spies

If you really want to hurt CBS about the FOF ad don't boycot the Superbowl

President Obama and True Value

Obama ruling throws cold water on RBS unit sale

Steve Colbert wins a Grammy!

The Prime Minister of Haiti says there are traffickers in his country

You know it's one to spout here on DU that you are going to boycott the Superbowl...

Fathers to get six months of paternity leave

Fathers to get six months of paternity leave

The TV onscreen guide says "CRIMES CAUGHT ON TAPE" but the Obama GOP smackdown is being aired

Which Dem leader will shout the loudest to his peers - stop being such damn wimps!!!

got ta, whole lotta stuff , gonna , you guys ?

2009 study Consequences of the Chernobyl Catastrophe for Public Health

Electoral maps of 2010 special election in Massachusetts and 2008 Presidential election by towns

Juror in Roeder trial: Guilty verdict was unanimous as soon as we entered deliberations

Rio Tinto Locks Out 540 Workers in California:

Rio Tinto Locks Out 540 Workers in California:

Tough old soldier battles new enemy: Suicide epidemic

Illinois Primary is Feb 2nd. it's gunna be hella interesting

Are civilian criminal trials required for the underware bomber, KSM, and the like?

Criminals in Haiti 'raping quake survivors and trafficking children'

Criminals in Haiti 'raping quake survivors and trafficking children'

N.F.L. Says It Owns ‘Who Dat.’ How So?

13 teenagers shot dead as gunmen burst into party in Mexico border city

On 60 Minutes tonight...

PCIntern and Mrs. Intern went to a movie this afternoon...

Dollar Stores: The Last, and Not So Healthy Eating Choice, Before the Food Lines

Dollar Stores: The Last, and Not So Healthy Eating Choice, Before the Food Lines

The Central Valley baptist folks in Idaho are on GENBC news now

The Secret Life of Bees

Per our local 11 o'clock nooz: F16s to "patrol" airspace at the Superbowl next week.

Per our local 11 o'clock nooz: F16s to "patrol" airspace at the Superbowl next week.

The PARTIES Are Supposed To DISAGREE!

PTSD suicide rate exceeds ALL US deaths in Iraq/ Afghanistan

White House to paint grim fiscal picture: may build support for a bipartisan cutting commission

Home Depot to cut 1,000 jobs, shut three stores

Democrats quietly working to resuscitate healthcare overhaul

Who could possibly expect Ben Stein to Understand what Paul McCartney was talking about in Let It Be

Znet: MLK Day Starbucks Speech

Anybody wanna DU a Faux News poll?

Where are the Afghan war protests?

If you did not catch Bill Moyers talking about Howard Zinn, you should.

If you did not catch Bill Moyers talking about Howard Zinn, you should.

PHOTO: Supreme Court Justice Alito explains anger at Obama...

Humans are Inherently Stoopid

March 2001: Blair adviser -'UK will support US toppling Saddam "when the circumstances were right"'

Urban Outfitters Sells Shirt In Color Called "Obama/Black"..

PNHP writes President Obama about bringing Medicare For All to the table

The reasons Repubs were so ill prepared and got their asses handed to them at the townhall retreat..

Who convinced so many poor people to put the interests of the wealthy above all?

Did Pres Obama just show and prove the need to re-authorize the 'Fairness Doctrine'?

Two guys kissing set to steal the Super Bowl show

Howard Zinn on Social Engagement

This is why Republicans are worried

Nuclear......

Brief DU Survey Question

The 50 Most Loathsome Americans

Workers of the World Unite (& Glenn Beck)

"Oh! My little sweetums isn't going to get into Harvard* because of you!"

Bank Sues Victim To Avoid Replacing $200k In Stolen Funds

Your kids could be part of the new D.C. MLK jr National Memorial.

idiots on NPR "On the Media" are bashing Populism right now.

President to zero out Yucca Mt. funds, pull license- Will prevent future WH from just reviving it

Poll: Support for nuclear energy hits 15 year high

In fairness, the Fairness Doctrine may not be of any real help to bring the media back to honesty.

In fairness, the Fairness Doctrine may not be of any real help to bring the media back to honesty.

Most Americans Don't Realize what a MESS Bush left Obama with, according to the CBO

Post about Canada on Facebook

Why lifting the cap on Social Security is the wrong solution to the wrong problem

Barbara FUCKING Walters.

I'm not watching the Superbowl .. join me.

Teach for America: Moving smart, devoted Christians into public charter schools across the nation

mental illness

O'Keefe/Breitbart: Have Cover Story, Sticking To It (Even Though it Already Fails)

How Warped & Extremist We've Become

How Warped & Extremist We've Become

How Warped & Extremist We've Become

How Warped & Extremist We've Become

FReeperville admitting. ADMITTING (confession really)

Emergency Help Desperately Needed to Heat Homes on the Pine Ridge Reservation

Emergency Help Desperately Needed to Heat Homes on the Pine Ridge Reservation

Emergency Help Desperately Needed to Heat Homes on the Pine Ridge Reservation

Emergency Help Desperately Needed to Heat Homes on the Pine Ridge Reservation

Emergency Help Desperately Needed to Heat Homes on the Pine Ridge Reservation

Emergency Help Desperately Needed to Heat Homes on the Pine Ridge Reservation

Emergency Help Desperately Needed to Heat Homes on the Pine Ridge Reservation

Help make CNN report the news......

A question about the pace of acceleration of the movement against us.

Google's "Don't Be Evil" Mantra is Bullshit,; Adobe Is Lazy: Jobs

Google's "Don't Be Evil" Mantra is Bullshit,; Adobe Is Lazy: Jobs

Has suburbia killed our sense of community?

The Pray In Jesus Name Project: 'defending our troops against open homosexual aggression'

Entire works of Edgar Allen Poe free for the downloading at

James O'Keefe and other "stellar" alumni of Leadership Institute fame...goal is to push buttons.

"Did you also get caught trying to vote in Ohio?"

Exclusive for DU: Mark Danner on the latest Haitian disaster and recovery effort

If you think mental illness is funny, think again.

Now that Tim Tebow has gone political, could he become the next Ronald Reagan?

Now that Tim Tebow has gone political, could he become the next Ronald Reagan?

U.S. Starts to Push Back Against China in Growing Rift (NYT) == THIS IS BIG

Living in A Bubble Is No Way To Live

Ronald Reagan was the worst president in our History

Ronald Reagan was the worst president in our History

Junior Christian Science Teaching Bible Lesson Program

John Edwards and Rielle Hunter have sex. Ben Affleck's wife gets pregnant.

Buddy D Parade in New Orleans tomorrow! A week of Who Dat begins!

Tank Girl. Awesome movie!

You favorite anonymous rightie nut cases

Reach out to someone who is suffering silently...

Hey! I'm joining the Jersey Shore crew...

Scariest attempt to beat a drug test ever

Today has been a good day for a wood fire and netflix.

You SUCK, Michael Buble!

William Shatner is the 5th Beatle!

Primus - To defy the laws of tradition (Radio Jam)

Has anyone watched that show Glee?

Ron Burgundy is fucking awesome.

Any phpFox programmers here...or do you know of any?

I intend to do nothing today..

I'm watching the Super Bowl. Join me. Don't. I really don't give a rats ass what you do.

J.J. Cale - Crazy Mama

Gene Hackman turned 80 this weekend

Do they still measure television ratings by "Nielson Families"?

Just finished reading Artie Lange's bio "Too Fat to Fish"

Satan & Adam

Today's (tonight's) phrase is "Snookie's nipples." Rewrite a thread title with "Snookie's nipples."

Has anyone considered the possibilities of the legal e-joint?

Pork better than Viagra? Argentine President says so after a good weekend

According to You - Orianthi

Animal lovers will love this

"South Pacific" is on TCM!1 That is all. n/t

The Travel Channel. Its both disgusting and fascinating that the same time.

It's that time of year again

Himberre Himmel Weissbeir is bottled and carbonating.

Who's cooler?

Oh coitus!

Doppelgänger Week looks like Facebook's next big fad

positive vibes for this cop that was shot 5 miles from my house...

LOL at the X-Games. One of the Slope style ramps is called "The Stimulus Package"

Has anyone seen the "Sleeptalkin Man" blog? This is hilarious.

FYI, Kah-lee-fo-nyah - new law - the Move Over Law

Mr. Blonde stuck in the middle with Malibu pool cleaners (allegedly stiffed them for $7K)

Captain Phil Harris suffers stroke! (Deadliest Catch)

L O S T

Clarence Ysidro Turtletaub can go fuck a pig

DEBUNK PLEASE News back from Nick Brockhausen. He and Dennis Hebler made it back

John Travolta can go stick his head in a pig.

Say Goodbye To What

Your Sunday LOLcats (dial-up warning) Marco! Polo! Edition

Pro Bowl or Grammys?

Thank you mystery person!

Universal Records sucks ass

Mayer Hawthorne

Why is that when Pukes make "jokes" about hateful things like praying for the death of

Die Antwoord

Johnny Depp can go stick his head in a pig.

Arthur Fonzarelli and Big Love

Thinking about making a job change

Buddy D Dress Parade--Just another day in Saints Paradise

Hey Kali! Don't go wireless. PSA

The tweeters are begging for Kanye to save the day

1,000+ square feet of drive way shoveled- I am DONE

Hey Joe - Black Uhuru

Question for anyone who objects to voluntary breast enhancement surgery:

Has anyone here seen Sleep Dealers?

Sign in here and be the first person to respond to me on DU all day.

The little bird lived!

Damn it. Can't wait for the uncensored Eminem, Lil Wayne Grammies performance.

Johnny Depp - "Alice in Wonderland"

Goliath's essay on "What does a man REALLY want?"

The last Cartright has died.

I'm not a hater...I'm not stepping on anyone's toes...but Taylor Swift

Why does the Sunday before the Superbowl..

Do we need a penal colony on Mars?

Is there an orifice that the media hasn't tried to cram Beyonce into?

Pictures of the semi I used to own

Best Science Fiction Movie

i met a dominatrix at an "industry" party on friday

Huge breast implants injure Miss Plastic contestant

SAINTS WIN IN FINAL 5 SECONDS!!!!!

Goatse on the BBC

As usual, the Grammy's Best New Artist sucks gas

So I found this bottle of whiskey

We're on the way to being Gods.

"Mutts" shows us the real reason Cats are better than Dogs....

Morphiong portraits -- This is really cool

I Have to take Care of My Sick Niece Tomorrow.

Is the Super Bowl today?

Prototype replicator?

Who is your favorite character actor, and why?

Lucid dreaming and dream-within-a-dream: anyone else ever do this?

Scott Brown begs Simon Cowell: Give my daughter another chance

They brought their fuckin' TOYS with 'em! Best SPORTS-BASED movie comedy of all time?

My sister's brother in law and family lost EVERY thing to a fire Friday night

I went to one of those 'Which celebrity do you look like' sites and it came up Elton John

Best James Bond movie? Worst?

Best Science Fiction TV

Best Slasher Flick.

Funniest sitcom line ever?

Johnny Depp or Robert Downey Jr.: Who's the better actor?

Star Wars (1977) Deleted Scene

Snowe talking to Dems - Politico

Forget asking banks to dump proprietary trading. Just charge them a huge FDIC rate for doing so.

Axelrod: Obama's SCOTUS Smack Down Was 'Totally Appropriate' (VIDEO)

Republicans livin' in the past...

Stick a pin in it!

Bailout cop Barofsky says TARP still not working

TARP Watchdog Neil Barofsky: Government Bailout Has Increased Risk Of Economic Crisis

Family link is found between Obama and Scott Brown - LA Times (Crazy)

A big broad post about the economy (That doesn't even blame Obama for everything)

Some 600,000 Jobs Tied to Obama Stimulus Plan in 4Q

TARP Inspector Says Rescue to Cost Taxpayers Less Than Expected

Scott Brown, typical Republican hypocrite.

Cool photo of Obama bowing to a Japanese woman.

Obama schooling the Republicans was television as historic as the moon landing.

Why not have the 9/11 trial in Washington DC? Does the supreme court have more than 1 room?

I finally saw Obama's pwning of the GOP in its entirety.

Should Joe Biden Quit the VP and run for the Senate again?

The Republicans' screw up goes beyond the smack down from President Obama

J&JP blogger said it best.

Lynn Sweet: Illinois Primary on Tuesday: Is Obama's State up for Grabs?

Enough is Enough

Tea Party Nation head lashes out....at everyone

Obama Approval Index jumps 10 points in 2 days on Rasmussen

Obama already has the most legislative success of any modern president

Halperin: Obama's House Republican Q&A tour de force has scrambled the D.C. dynamic.

The New Star of Must See TV: President Obama

Chris Matthews said after the SOTU that this is a "post-racial" society.

NYT: "G.O.P. Envisions Northeast Comeback" (so much for Rahm and the DLC's "blue state" strategy)

The Repubs can't run fast enough away from the teabaggers

"If you had paid attention during his campaign"

(R)asmussen Poll shows big bounce for Obama. Presidential Approval Index +10 since Friday.

OK ...Friday was nice but...

Maybe Obama Should Publicly Campaign for Each GOP Candidate?

IMO. Billings, Montana would be a perfect place for 9/11 trials. Renew the people with

Political Cartoonist Tony Auth: 'But it's a good policy in the short run.'

WH calls out Boehner for referring to health care reform as a “big government takeover”

What are republiCONS afraid of?

Some Republicans Fret That Opposition To New Obama Measures Could Seriously Backfire

Here we go. Brown: 'Humbled' by White House Talk, But Doesn’t Rule Out 2012 Run

Democrats nominate smart people for president

Bush's swaggering, bombast = "strong and resolute" Obama's confidence and knowledge = "arrogance"

Magical Thinking and Blind Partisanship versus Common Sense and Decency

Gibbs: "We're one vote away in the House of Representatives from making healthcare reform a

Hey pundits - Stop trying to foist Scott Brown on us as the next Barack Obama

Do you know what's clear to me after watching Obama talk to Republicans in Baltimore?

Social Security... the solution..

Andrew Sullivan: Listen up, the president is not for turning

How do you feel about privatizing the Space Shuttle Industry without any Government oversight?

You get a chance to say hi to Barack Obama. What do you say?

E. J. Dionne: Now let’s Have an Obama-Palin Debate

Seth Meyers on Weekend Update SNL Last Night Really Did Say It Best

China: U.S. arms sales to Taiwan hurt national security

Child welfare expert warns against adopting from Haiti

Toyota accused of 'not being frank' on problem

Chinese houses collapse as quake rocks Sichuan

US firm kicked out of Peru mining group for pollution

Democrats quietly working to resuscitate healthcare overhaul

US economic rescue failing to meet key goals:auditor

Bailout cop: TARP's not working

Winter chill takes toll on Florida Keys coral

China steps up restrictions on media, IFJ report says

Nato force blamed for Afghan deaths

Mahatma Gandhi ashes scattered in sea off South Africa

Spanish judge to probe Guantanamo torture claims

Baby killed in Afghanistan attack

U.S. to Resume Military Airlift of Injured Haitians.

US raises stakes on Iran by sending in ships and missiles

Leader of Pakistani Taliban thought to be dead after U.S. strikes

Pakistan investigates report Taliban chief is dead

Climate emails hacked by spies

Plan to oust Saddam drawn up two years before the invasion

Iran sentences 11 demonstrators to death

Afghan, Iraq wars shape Pentagon budget, US strategy

Karzai urges Taliban talks before U.S. pullout

Eurozone unemployment rate hits 10%

US military resuming Haiti medical flights

White House to paint grim fiscal picture: source

Navy supervisor doctored whistle-blower's (PTSD) records

Gibbs: Cost of Obama's jobs push in range of $100B

Iraq inquiry to recall Tony Blair over possible conflicting evidence

Call for Blair to face trial in Scotland

Haiti workers hand out 'women-only' aid coupons

Swiss warn UBS bank could collapse

United States Air Force Academy religious body is installing a stone circle for Wiccans and Druids.

British hostages: "Please help us, we have nobody to help us"

Gibbs: Accused 9/11 plotter likely to be executed

Lloyd Blankfein of Goldman Sachs 'expecting $100 million bonus'

Plan to oust Saddam drawn up two years before the invasion

Obama's $3.8 trillion budget heading to Congress

Obama Seeks Sweeping Change in ‘No Child’ Law

Gun attack at Mexico student party leaves 13 dead (mostly students)

Gun attack at Mexico student party leaves 13 dead (mostly students)

U.S. bank bailout encourages risky behavior: watchdog

Obama Takes in Basketball Game

Former Ku Klux Klan leader Johnny Lee Clary

"On The Edge with Max Keiser" 'Wall St. should get into the assisted suicide business'

Michelle Obama Greets White House guests

If We Elected the Host of The Tonight Show

Peter Dale Scott: New mindset for US foreign policy?

This Week in Unnecessary Censorship

Obama's q&a session w/Repub Congressmen

Gibbs: Khalid Sheikh Mohammed Likely to be Executed

Bishop Walter L Dixon's Commentary Regarding President Obama

Faux News' Chief Propagandist Roger Ailes Caught Lying By Arianna Huffington & Brave New Films

Rush Limbaugh dances to Lady Gaga at Miss America Pageant

You Can't Turn The Lights Off

Krugman calls FOX News reporting 'deliberate misinformation'. Ailes shocked

SNL and the State of the Union

World Isn't Buying Israel's Explanations Anymore

Did Christianity Cause the Crash?

Nostalgia for Bush/Cheney radicalism

Volcker Op-Ed: Look out, big banks. Change is coming

Greeks protest over debt crisis

The State of the Union Is Comatose

Action Twofer: Single Payer and Impeach the Supremes!

The kidnapping of Haiti. by John Pilger

What If We 'Edited' Roger Ailes Under 'FOX News Rules'

Reporters Make the Best Terrorists

California adopts first statewide green building code (CS Monitor)

The UK - a broken society. Surely, one of the most important articles that

Westboro Baptist Church Pwned!

Iran: Reverting to Bush

Beijing raises its voice

There’s No U in Recovery

Obama's hi-tech weapons plan for Gulf sees US reverting to type

FED GAVE Banks Access to 23.7 TRILLION DOLLARS NOT $700 Billion!

UN climate panel shamed by bogus rainforest claim

An Alternate Theory about the Root Cause of the Current Economic Crisis

GOP: The Party of Lawlessness. Four Decades of Criminal Behavior.

President Obama Wins Oscar Nomination - Best Performance SOTUS and After Party

Climate Change: Seas May Rise 7 Feet:

Toyota accused of 'not being frank' on problem

A Recluse? Well, Not to His Neighbors

In Portland, Going Green and Growing Vertical in a Bid for Energy Savings

Guest opinion: Forest biomass offers Montana promise, pitfalls

NASA - Continuous Melt Season In Arctic Increased 6.4 Days/Decade From 1979 Until 2007

Nevada Supreme Court CRUSHES Las Vegas Plan To Drain Rural Aquifers & Pump Water South - Sun

Pentagon to rank global warming as destabilising force

Where did green Obama go?

Leaks at U.S. Nuclear Power Plants:

Getting connected: Europe's green energy 'supergrid'

Brown Pelican Migration Fails; 1,000 Emaciated Birds Still In OR; Normally Shy Birds Begging Food

Pesticides Linked to Mass Die-Offs:

SCARY - TYT Review 'Waiting For Armageddon' (The Religious Right & The End Of The World)

NYTimes: An Electric Boost for Bicyclists

William Catton In Bottleneck: Humanity On Unstoppable Course For Significant Die-Off

Toyota Gas Pedals Stick. Activists Call for Banning Distributed Energy.

POOR AND DYING IN AMERICA inc.

Bulls Make History

In case you hadn't noticed, the 2010 Motor Racing season is officially underway. (24 hrs of Daytona)

Tebow has shaky outing running pro-style offense in Senior Bowl

In case you hadn't noticed, the 2010 Motor Racing season is officially underway. (24 hrs of Daytona)

In South Florida's Super Bowl lore, Ted Hendricks is No. 1

Leafs land Flames' Phaneuf in blockbuster deal

The JR Chess Report (January 31): Magnus Wins in Wijk

Landau denies link to Hamas man's death

Israel closes case on US man wounded in protest

Israel suspects two IDF officers guilty of Gaza war crimes

Africa mulls resettling Haitians

Disagreements split Peru Investigation Committee (Bagua)

Honduras: Summary of Meeting with Ambassador Hugo Llorens

13 young football players massacred in Juárez, Mexico (Spanish)

U.S. citizens arrested for asking Oaxaca governor about Brad Will's murder

What happened to Magbana? Just curious.

Haiti Kids Taken by Americans Reportedly Have Families

Los Van Van getting media coverage in Miami again - Band returns, but not welcomed

Dershowitz: Goldstone is a traitor to the Jewish people

Question: Were auto industry jobs saved by the bailout?

Nebraska City man dies in fall

Drunk driver accident injures road repair worker (member of my local union)

Libertarian Socialist blog looking for writers

Juravich: Bigger emphasis needed on better jobs; not simply more jobs

Today in Labor History Jan 31 Ida M. Fuller became the first person to receive Social Security

questions for Omaha Steve and other in-the know union members

Businessweek: Starbucks Buying May Push Peru Coffee Sales to Record (Free-trade agreements)

Reciprocal CCW....

This Week's "This American Life" episode is all about guns

who's up for popcorn?

Death of the Gun Control movement, birth of the Gun Rights movement

Elderly Man Shoots Intruder

Just picking up some groceries at Whole Foods.

Kenner business owner shoots, kills alleged robber late Friday

Ten year-old hospitalized in accidental shooting

How to (easily) get a grenade launcher - ABC News

I Am What I Am - (Gloria Gaynor video)

Good vibes for my friend Steven, please.

American Family Association Radio Host: It's Time To Imprison All Gays

breakfast table open

I have an idea!

A too cute for words thread

Ice skaters at sunset

fence snow shadows

the laundry goes on as scheduled

ice ice, baby!

Random shots from Philly and Boston

Still life stupid.

not entirely happy with it

The sun is shining today - I best show you my favorites from yesterday before I shoot again

Heteropaternal superfecundation - After three years, dad realises only one twin is his

Who's up for pizza?

Krewe de Vieux 2010 Mardi Gras

The chair is back

Does this do anything to lessen the disturbing nature of the Copp's Hill Burying Ground shot?

Specific request: phpFox programmer

On Friday, I had my first LBL hypnosis session.

So check out this little bit of synchronicity

Happy Imbolc!

Who volunteered to do the Feb. prayer, light & healing requests

Interesting in Latest

Urgent...

Just a bit ago, about 3:30am

Rick DiClemente's February Starself Astrology Newsletter

Lloyd Blankfein of Goldman Sachs 'expecting $100 million bonus'

US bailouts failed to tackle reckless banks, says watchdog

..China Leading Global Race to Make Clean Energy

Air of realism blows through Davos after the pessimism of 2009

The Week Ahead: Risk Is Off the Cliff; Unwind Has Begun

Davos Gossip.......

Bank Failures: Fun With Curve Fitting

Commodity funds 'could be next bubble to burst'

We're screwed!

Libertarian Socialist blog looking for writers

The parents' role in education

Teacher facing seventh lawsuit

Enlightenment vs. Dark Ages

Did Christianity Cause the Crash?

"Ask President Obama to issue a proclamation on Darwin Day...

Spiritual adviser suing Chesterfield County

How do you deal with fundies?

Can anyone explain to me

How did the message of the New Testament get so far off track?

Well this is one gadget I won't be getting....I just don't get it!

I've never tried Fois Gras

One Noodle at a Time in Tokyo

Cheese alternate for French Onion soup?

Who here was looking for an aebelskiver pan? This will be gone tomorrow evening.

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