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Archives: February 13, 2010

Three cheers for civil disobedience, and a civil rights hero: Robert Warden

Health Care Summit: See The Official Invitation, Format, Attendees

PBS doing a George Carlin tribute right now..

I want to thank the hearter who hearted me for my heart.

"Heavens to Planetoid!" snagglepuss has received some more hearts even.

No quarter for climate deniers

Thanks for the late night heart.

Somebody gave me a heart around 10ish eastern.

Kenya chiefs block Mombasa 'gay wedding'

Australia's Aboriginal children still at risk says PM

Shami questions US involvement in 9-11 attacks

Millions of American Liberals who are alive today, will be dead within 7 years

Millions of American Liberals who are alive today, will be dead within 7 years

Millions of American Liberals who are alive today, will be dead within 7 years

Almost exactly 12 hours apart, two different people gave me a heart.

Man, I really like the Bidens

Japan to rent pandas from China

I seem to be getting a little collection of hearts

Transparency.

Obama Sets Trap For Republicans - Or Does He?

Joint raid on arms smugglers in Iraq kills 5 (maybe more)

Three more hearts? All at once?! Who was so profligate?

Thanks to those who have given me hearts.

call Senator Harkin's office

Who was the "mastermind" of the 9/11/01 attack?

A request to think before replying to any GLBT threads

A request to think before replying to any GLBT threads

A Saturday morning smile for you

Which Is More Egregious Reading From A Word On Your Hand Or A Teleprompter?.....

Jay Rockefeller: Obama 'Beginning To Be Not Believable To Me'

Jay Rockefeller: Obama 'Beginning To Be Not Believable To Me'

Dear Senators McConell, Shelby , Corker et al

Dear Senators McConell, Shelby , Corker et al

Jay Rockefeller: Obama 'Beginning To Be Not Believable To Me'

Minority rule has replaced majority rule.

Wall St. Sets Its Greedy Eyes on Shaking the Silver out of Hollywood

Palin/Quayle '12?

The Art of Compromise

Union pension funds build new Twin Cities housing (40 percent affordable to lower income families)

Union pension funds build new Twin Cities housing (40 percent affordable to lower income families)

AP: Japan worried that Toyota woes could hurt US ties (graph of drop in interest in brand)

Video from the opening of the Winter Olympics in Canada

Thanks for the 2nd heart!

Crooks & Liars: "The Real Battle: Deficit Reduction is Class War"

surge update...NATO: Blast kills 3 U.S. troops in Afghanistan

Study links spirituality to brain damage.

North Korea envoy 'to visit US' (good news)

Yesterday we cheered O'DONNELL thrashing THIESSEN. Today WashPo gives THIESSEN a weekly column

I got an evil DUer heart.

Toon:Miss Me Yet?

Toon:Miss Me Yet?

North Carolina GOP Congressional Candidate Holds Machine Gun Social

oh my! Urban dictionary's definition: 'Teabagger'

Haiti, One Month Later. Excellent article.

Obama nuke plant loan reflects new energy strategy

Thanks, you all, for all the Hearts. I wish I we could "re-gift" the hearts we get. Hmmm...

800 800 800 800 800 Ding ding ding. We're getting there.

It's About People: Olympic Torch

Thank you for my Valentine's hearts.

What Do Empires Do?- Michael Parenti

The K Street Kickback: The Giveaway That Reid Stripped From The Jobs Bill - HuffPo

I'm blushing. I got 2 more hearts - hugs and kisses to whoever

Do you suppose bullets and free trade will ever make wheat more profitable than opium

AlterNet: Republicans at Highest Levels Really Want to Do Away with Democracy for All

Rant. Tic Tic Tic it goes until November and beyond ...

Has Pres. Obama said anything about helping the homeless?

Stephen Colbert and his show are lead sponsors of US speed skaters at the Olympics

MSNBC host explains to Glenn Beck where snow comes from (Thanks for my hearts!)

Obama insists he is "FIERCE ADVOCATE" of business and free market

Okay, I'll give more money!

Thanks for the heart. It's a nice feeling. n/t

Gi-normous Real Estate Crash imminent in China?

Would another name for Obama's desperate attempts for bipartisanship be appeasement?

Woman sues Anderson Cooper after fall at NYC home

What's up with the DIck

These Congress folks reveal their own weakness in their DADT arguments

A nice place to see all the bills introduced by each member of the current Congress

"Most good investigative reporters are conspiracy theorists, by the way."

"Most good investigative reporters are conspiracy theorists, by the way."

E-mail

I don't know what to do with all my anger towards the right wing anymore....

I don't know what to do with all my anger towards the right wing anymore....

Sacramentan who saved Japanese family farms in 1942 will be honored

Anyone Have Any Information On the Daytona Race?? May Be Wrong Place To

The SBOBU Index

The opening ceremony in Vancouver was very, very "human"....not hype

Mystery Ribbon in Space

RI Democratic Party head runs for Kennedy's seat

Hume & O'Reilly-coverage of Tea Baggers not as nice as Anti-War crowd

Rain and 50 degrees in Vancouver at the Winter Olympics

Dana Perino: Comparing a SHOE bomber and an UNDERPANTS bomber like comparing apples & oranges

Gerald Posner caught plagiarizing

AP: What's worse than health care overhaul? No changes

Men's Luge now being started at Women's start line...

Ladies and Gentlemen, please rise for our Corporate Anthem

Someone gave me a heart!

So long, and thanks for all the fish!

Cherokees fight Duke Energy substation near sacred site in North Carolina

A very BIG thank you for DU heart!

radioactive alert at Burbank airport

Self-delete

Does it irritate anyone else...

Stargazer99 says Thank you! for the heart!

Stargazer99 says Thank you! for the heart!

I give you the Master Cartoonist

I give you the Master Cartoonist

Thank you for my hearts!

To the generous soul who gave me a heart, I am sincerely

Thank you so much for my second heart

Talking with global warming denier

A hug to the person who gave me a heart.

American ingenuity at work - and what happened to the snow on the roof?

Professor accused in Ala. slayings shot her brother in Mass. 24 years ago

From Froomkin To Thiessen

Democrat Shami also raises doubts on 9/11 attacks

LOL - The GOP is in crisis and can not even run their own Party.

Justice at Last?

Justice at Last?

Justice at Last?

Justice at Last?

"Up Or Down" - Now. No More Gamesmanship.

I just finished up on my federal taxes. Guess what? I got a tax cut. Hooray!!

A Dutch Power Company will reduce the price

Do I sign up for health insurance or opt out?

Do I sign up for health insurance or opt out?

lookit me! I've got a Heart On!

India Today: Monsanto 'faked' data for approvals claims its ex-chief

India Today: Monsanto 'faked' data for approvals claims its ex-chief

Thank you gentle persons for the hearts - I've been mostly absent this week

Men’s downhill race postponed due to slush

'Warning: Tea Party In Danger': Leader Slams Palin As 'Wolf In Sheep's Clothing'

Interesting news story on child obesity

Interesting news story on child obesity

If our national debt eating 10% of our GDP is scary in any way then..

Another Eye-Opening Senate Committee Hearing on our Fiscal Future

Thank you, whoever just gave me the

Exposing The Story Behind Goldman's Record Profits

95% of Americans got tax cuts; 12% know it; teabaggers least informed

Michele Bachmann wants to gut social security, but she says you shouldn't be talking about it

Cologne Carnival (political) Floats 2010 - pictures Der Spiegel

Maxim: The Mysterious Death of Bush's Cyber-Guru

BREAKING NEWS: RedState bans Sarah Palin!

THANKS for the HEARTS, guys!

To the lone DUer to send me a heart, I would like to share an observation:

To the lone DUer to send me a heart, I would like to share an observation:

3000 People Died Because Bush & Cheney Had A Different Agenda

anyone here ever watch "Ghost Whisperer"?

Anthem to delay insurance rate hike amid criticism

Thank you for the heart.....I really appreciate it.....nt

Snowe and Collins: Why are these two women laughing?

MORE SNOW just announced on tv; 2-4 inches in DC area, Monday!

Ack... the shooting at UAH is all over Twitter as "left wing", "socialist"

Ack... the shooting at UAH is all over Twitter as "left wing", "socialist"

30 Hearts.

Rogue Waves at Mavericks (HalfMoon Bay, CA) & we had a mini-quake

Lawyer misconduct rises with foreclosure record !

Rachel must b impressing more people than just us!

Psychic Freep "SmartInsight" PREDICTS: In 2012, "Scott Brown can beat Obama like a drum."

Been there nearly 9 years already but we got them Afghans on the run now ain't we?

A Horse's Ass has more fans on facebook that Senator Mitch McConnell

COBRA Runs Out Soon For Many

whomever gave me the "you rock", "candy heart" hearts, thank you. love ya, sweet

If hate didn’t exist, neither would the Republican Party.

If hate didn’t exist, neither would the Republican Party.

The Nation: Dropping in on the Tea Party

Protests On Dresden Bombing Anniversary

Pres. Obama Won't Rely on Bipartisan Progress - Plans To Use Exec Orders For Stalled Policies

Can this poodle wearing a tinfoil hat get more fans than Glenn Beck?

Can this poodle wearing a tinfoil hat get more fans than Glenn Beck?

Huge waves at Mavericks injure spectators...

The future of Progressive activism

Can this poodle wearing a tinfoil hat get more fans than Glen Beck?

Putting the Tea, er, I mean "T", in Totalitarian every day

I'm feeling all warm and fuzzy

(Health) Insurers Post Record Profits

Interesting study on why people are hostile towards the news and believe the news is biased.

Thanks for the Heart!

To my secret admirer

White House snubs budget panel leaders in health summit invites

European Parliament says candidate countries must offer gays protection

Good lord, can you imagine this 911 call?

So in the 1800's the Supreme Court declared people to be property (Dred Scott), last month

Thanks for the hearts!

No Republicans Whined When Bush Made 171 Recess Appointments

DU the Poll for Republian Presidential candidates. Romney is winning.

Green Fire Logs

POLL: Which of these eight out-of-office Republicans is the most insufferable?

So what would you call global warming deniers?

To our friends in Canada.. Good Luck with the Olympics

To our friends in Canada.. Good Luck with the Olympics

It's time for a minimum vacation law

4 hearts for xchrom --

Wow-oh-Wow! I have 4 hearts! Thanks to all my heart-givers

Well TY to the DUer for the "Sweet" heart - (hmmm - "sweetheart")

Plans advance for Golden Gate Bridge suicide nets

‘Horror' visited rapist's cell

‘Horror' visited rapist's cell

A weird twist re Christian 'Kidnappers': Adviser to Detained Americans in Haiti Is Investigated

Dan Quayle: Still Dumber Than A Sack Of Hammers

Virginia Defies Federal Health Legislation

Thank you whomever for the heart.

We are in the midst of a powerful El Nino. Canada's senior climatologist with EC said....

how do they control those sleds in the luge?

Finally revealed: Picture of Naked Teabagger tooting his own horn

I love how Arlen Specter is hated by both parties

Health care poll: 63 percent say "keep trying"

Television

One in ten House Republicans calling it quits!

*** WINTER PHOTOGRAPHY CONTEST - FINALS ***

Saudi call for boycott against men selling lingerie

Up to 40,000 civilians 'died in Sri Lanka offensive'

Thank you to the DU'er who sent me heart...

"The Indymac Slap in our Face. "

Sunday TV News Shows, VP Biden & Rachel Maddow

Sunday TV News Shows, VP Biden & Rachel Maddow

I won a lovely voodoo doll here during our fundraising for Katrina victims.

Dianne Feinstein's Hand Notes From 1990 Highlighted By Fox News (VIDEO)

Howard Zinn, Peter Jennings - both great Americans and posthumous victims of David Horowitz

Just a little more help next time, Uncle Sam, just a little more help.

America Inc. The World's Largest Factory Farm

Freepers promoting census fraud

It angers me that both so-called "Democrats" and Republicans are wishing away the New Deal

I'm going to wait until this sappy heart shit is over.

Our Founders were NOT Fundamentalists-by Harvey Wasserman

GOOGLE home page crass and insensitive, not to mention unnecessary!

Time to let the Republicans have the country again.

I got hearts and I wish to thank those responsible.

And now they're rioting in Vancouver...

Marijuana medical question.

Should there be all women shortlists in Democratic Primaries?

I just gave my last heart away

Good Show Canada!

Good Show Canada!

Another E. coli-related beef recall.

Luckovich toon: Must we be against EVERYTHING?

Whoever is suddenly giving me all these hearts

Democrats Call Out Republican Leaders For Their 'Bizarre' Statements

Reflecting on the late MOLLY IVINS, her new bio and her crusade against corporatized America

Reflecting on the late MOLLY IVINS, her new bio and her crusade against corporatized America

Missouri bill would require drug tests for welfare recipients, elected officials

Salon & michaelmoore.com: How Lack Of Health Insurance Kills Artists

Texas Education Board Is Trying to Infuse Schoolbooks with Ultraconservative Ideology

Please note that Harold "The Artist" Ford is allergic to shellfish.

Cut working week to 21 hours, urges think tank

Dick Cheney On ABC's "This Week": What He Should Be Asked

Anyone else getting reviewed by the dept of treasury this year?

Dylan Ratigan is really start to distinguish himself with his new timeslot.

M$NBC is now in HD. Verizon FiOS now carrying it here.

Captured lightning....

Opinion of Barry Goldwater?

What happened at the wind farm? (catastrophic failure and an eyewitness report)

Thanks for the heart!

This will become public next week (OS backs an R for office)

Do You Miss The Scumbag Yet?

Jupiter an electric generator that never shuts off

Why? Why is Cheney going to be on This Week tomorrow morning?

Training Day

UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon calls for restoration of the "Olympic Truce"

Got hearts?

Savage Says Sarah Palin Is Unelectable: “She’s Like Dolly Parton”

Small change... not the change you hoped for, the change you

Health insurance article in Tucson paper-and interesting responses from readers.

Harry catches a HUGE break: "Tea Party to field candidate in battle for Harry Reid’s Senate seat"

Critics Say Google Invades Privacy With New Service (Time to rethink using Gmail)

You should see the thing that just plowed our road

I got 16 hearts left. They take 'em away Tomorrow.

Detroit Schools Offer Class in How to Work at Walmart

I actually received three hearts BUT . . .

"Operation Gays Out" in Kenya: Christian & Muslim youths "baying for blood" at planned gay wedding.

Has capitalism killed the free press?

Skinner, why don't you use the actual donation totals in your donation meter?

Guards Watch Girl's Beating at Seattle Bus Tunnel

Mardi Gras! Galveston! Love to DUers

After warmest January in history, Vancouver airlifts in snow for Winter Olympics.

India's ambassador to U.S. says outsourcing not causing unemployment

Does Anyone Know About How The Aboriginal People Of Canada Have Been Treated By The Canadian Govt?

Nancy Grace on her high horse

Local news reported that the Olympic Luge accident was result of human error.

How to Answer the Dumb Things Climate Deniers Say

No-camping ordinance causing some homeless to 'freak out'

America, the land of inequality

Despite Obama admin’s promise, DEA continues raids on medical marijuana growers

Deleted by poster.

Am I the only one wondering how that cute couple from the Super Bowl eHarmony ad are doing?

Am I the only one wondering how that cute couple from the Super Bowl eHarmony ad are doing?

Zuckerman Considers Senate Bid

"Strike and National Day of Action to Defend Public Ed" 3/4/10

Republicans BLOCK Emergency Unemployment Benefit Extension-MILLIONS Set To Lose Benefits in March !

Thank you Keith O. !

Ten Commandments display will get high court review

Taking it to the Streets! Time for Massive Demonstrations for Jobs and Financial Reform - HuffPo

I want to Thank My Secret Admirer(s) for the 57 HEARTS! All I can humbly say is WOW!

I want to Thank My Secret Admirer(s) for the 57 HEARTS! All I can humbly say is WOW!

Native American Disaster Overshadowed by Haiti

The Religious Right's Effort to Reshape History Thru Public Schools and Establish a Christian Nation

The Olympics Are The Planet's Best Celebration.

If you're on Facebook, please fan this horse's ass.

NM Health Sec says MMJ Med Advisory Board’s Recs Not “Scientific” Enough: (FBN responds)

V-Day--ending violence against women

Media Matters - "2009: A year of Fox News political activism"

Whom else? I have one more life, err, heart to give......

Are we just "keyboard commandos"?

Human chain of thousands blocks neo-Nazi rally

Taking the "public" out of public schools.....happening quickly.

Taking the "public" out of public schools.....happening quickly.

".... we have in Obama a President who is what we used to call a moderate Republican "

".... we have in Obama a President who is what we used to call a moderate Republican "

Boy, 12, May Get Life In Slay Of Pregnant Woman

Racism, Imperialism and the “Divine Mission of America”

Should We Clone Neanderthals?

When the US speedskaters start doing their thing today in Vancouver, don't forget...

Declassified State Dept. Documents: Taliban Tried to Stop bin Laden from Attacking U.S.

I think NOT getting an abortion for a 14, 15, or 16 yr. old is child abuse

I think NOT getting an abortion for a 14, 15, or 16 yr. old is child abuse

My Race-Based Valentine - Why Online Dating Is the Last Refuge of Overt Racial Preferences (TIME)

Wait a minute, things aren't as gloomy as we may think!!!!

People now tattoo their eyes? (slight caution to the squeamish)

As American citizens, in all our diversity, what is the one thing we should all know?

KIPP charter school invades NY public school with "A" grade....read the views of both sides.

Spc Alexis Hutchinson wins discharge as a result of your support

Perhaps someone should teach the U.S. Olympic team the flag code

Shorter working week better for 'sustainable future'

Shorter working week better for 'sustainable future'

The Sixth DU "Thanks For My Heart" Thread

The Sixth DU "Thanks For My Heart" Thread

Woman with $555,000 student loan balance

Surgeon snaps over woman's 'lifestyle' choice and tells her to go on a f*****g diet.

No Nukes

The Mysterious Death of Bush's Cyber-Guru (Maxim Magazine)

** Free Food Free Camping ** Starting March 13th

How are you adapting to our new economy?...

LA Times: California constitutional convention push fizzles

The Nation Unearths Massive, Blatant, Undisclosed Conflicts of Interest Among TeeVee Pundits

State Sales Tax Rates

State Sales Tax Rates

LA cops arrest nearly 50 homeless on Venice Beach

I got TWO EviL Duer hearts today

"Inner Peace". This has probably been posted before...but...

Ahava (Beloved) A video for all who gave out hearts

Apple Announces Ipad Nano!!!

Wheeeeeeeeee!

Eddie Vedder - Springsteen's "My City of Ruins" live @ Kennedy Center Honors

John Mellencamp, "If I Die Sudden," Live in Toledo, Ohio 11/2/07

What was with the fat guy with the neckbeard during the opening ceremony?

R.I.P., Iain Burgess, a key architect of the Chicago punk sound

Oh wow, I love this new computer!

for cat lovers..a movie from my childhood..."J.T."

After they dump figure skating from the Olympics, what should they replace it with?

for RetroLounge

Björk - Isobel

Björk - Bachelorette (live)

Mrs. V. leaves for Tennessee today

These Two Proud Canadians Should Have Lit The Olympic Torch

When is the figure skating?

Livestream of me playing a bunch of punk/new wave era records at a bar tonight

Massive Attack - Paradise Circus (new single)

I'm thinking today's Google doodle is going to be a problem

Tila Tequila falls off chair, calls paramedics, compares incident to death of Natasha Richardson

Olympics - Men's luge training run 7 starting now on nbcolympics.com

To those who gave me hearts, you have no idea

Are you a prideful creature?

Set It Off

Candy

E-mail

E-mail

Porfirio Rubirosa

Cute scene at the nail salon today: a Dad and his 3 yr. old daughter getting pedicures

I feel all warm and fuzzy inside.

Björk - Human Behaviour

Have you ever seen what you would call a UFO? Unimpaired that is

Can this horse's ass get more fans than Senator Mitch McConnell?

Memo to NBC:

yellow brick road..greatest cover band ever?

Just got back from seeing a touring group of the Tony Winning Musical "In the Heights"

Jeff Brock's '52 Buick

Just in time for the Holiday..

Yay ! two people like me !!!!

Caring for Pets Left Behind by the Rapture

I posted a video (pouring my heart out into song, ha.)

Whats the appeal of the lounge?

I swear, NBC would tape delay the Super Bowl

Name a few celebrities you dislike for POLITICAL REASONS

Movies about cities

Anyone for a new algorithm for the "Greatest page"?

Show Time, folks! Tune in. You'll love it

CMW and his wife must be celebrating now!

We are going to expand our family. We want a Boxer. Do any wonderful people have one

Did this hurt, he was going fast.

Question: Are there any websites

Questions about Hip Dysplasia in Dogs.

From Gil Scott-Heron's new album, it's Robert Johnson's "Me And The Devil"

From Gil Scott-Heron's new album, it's Robert Johnson's "Me And The Devil"

The Avalanches - Since I Left You

Wouldn't it be cool if there was a blizzard during the Daytona 500?

Delete Dupe

Everyone in this state has sore muscles and, more snow on Monday.

Thanks for the stars, whoever you are....sorry I haven't been around lately

Should I be ashamed of making up "Piano Jazz" dialogue...

Most UNsexiest Songs

TMI! Jon Gosselin's 3-inch penis

Guitar players/fans - I previously posted some Les Paul - Here's Herb Ellis...

I wish we could put a bunch of signs just like this up around Connecticut

Name a few celebrities

In simplest terms, this is a "people business."

Peter Weir vs Christopher Lambert

Lets Go Apolo!

Okay, I just saw the "Game Change" writers, Heilemann & Halperin...

Long time no see, and thank you for the heart!

Thank you to all of those who gave me hearts.

it's been about 20 years, but i will start taking my meds again.

Meh, heh, or feh?

Why do you dislike the Winter Olympics?

They fucked it up! The Olympics are ruined!

Took down my xmas tree tonight

I just want to take this opportunity.

How long does it take to get undrunk?

Hi!

Pitchers and Catchers report in 4 days!

Whats the appeal of the liege?

Chocolate execution appliances on Aisle 19!

You know those air cans with the stem that you use to clean your keyboard, etc.?

Thanks for the hearts, whoever you are.

Whats the appeal of the loo?

Good for Valentines Day?

How long does it take to get undrunk?

The thing about speed skating is...

Do they make Febreze in drinkable form? n/t

I gave myself all of my hearts.

Johnny Wier vs Adam Lambert

By the way... to everyone who was so kind to do so... thanks for the Valentine's hearts!

I gave everyone all of their hearts.

Post a song to your loved one for Valentine's Day.

I JUST GOT THE PHONE CALL!! THEY HIRED ME!!

First, you make a roux. Actually you cook the sausage first. Chicken and sausage gumbo!

Wisdom needed.

Who is the great seducer/seductress?

I just noticed the rice I've been eating has been expired for a year

Comma assistance (Yes, yes. We all know that this will yield "Coma assistance copycats)

Do you wear cologne or perfume?

Serge Gainsbourg - your thoughts?

Stories from the Road: Body Count

~

I need an aftershave rec

Many years ago,someone poisoned my dog Bing.

Post an occasional indulgence.

I will give a heart to the first DUer that can correctly answer this question:

put some racing gas in my 4 wheeler

What's the fastest way to get drunk?

Is Valentines Day a conspiracy by the Florist Industry just to sell flowers?

SO - I decided to try this Face-Book thing .. .

Does anyone care LESS about the Olympics than me?

anyone here ever watch "Ghost Whisperer"?

Songs with "Heart" in the title: Rockpile - Heart

Bad Finger...

i've come to the conclusion, i'll live out my life as a single person.

If they added competitive cheerleading to the Olympics,

has anyone ever noticed the paw prints that cats leave in the snow...?

When lyrics are misheard

what is god's will for you?

Most sexist song of all time?

I have some just-completed fractal art for you (Dialup warning)

Happy 49th Birthday to RetroLounge

Post your nominees for the most evil characters in fiction

Please note update on fundraiser for theNotoriousP.I.G., Jennifer

It took The Mummy a half hour to get across a ROOM, but he ALWAYS caught his victims.

Ohio Businessman Decides To Run In Wilson's District

N.Y. Assemblyman Will Not Challenge Murphy

No Shortage of Possible GOP Candidates to Succeed Ehlers

Zuckerman Is Said to Be Weighing Bid for Senate

Ezra Klein: Citizen's United is part of the problem, but it's not part of the answer

Would Hillary Clinton have been more effective in achieving change?

Washington Independent: Corker: Forget the Consumer Financial Protection Agency

Tommy Thompson mulls Feingold challenge

Senate Republicans: Filibuster everything to win in November?

Marshall drops petition off at Burr's office

North Carolina GOP Congressional Candidate Holds OUTRAGEOUS Raffle!

NYT: Obama Breaks for Band Recitals

First Lady Michelle Obama launches Let’s Move

Patrick Kennedy to Retire From Congress...

Michael Savage: It’s ‘Suicide’ For Republicans To Choose Palin As Our 2012 Nominee (AUDIO)

Obama names special envoy to global Islamic group

LOL - The GOP is in crisis and can not even run their own Party.

New Zealand surgeon tells patient to go on fucking diet

Who knew? Jimmy Carter And George Bush Have Exactly The Same Foreign Policy!

Tea Party to field candidate in battle for Harry Reid’s Senate seat

Top Obama spokesman joins Twitter (Gibbs)

Good question...

Just a quick update for the RW nutbars: Obama has been in office over a YEAR

I support the Tea Party as a third party movement

Cheney vs. Biden, a veep smackdown on Sunday

White House snubs budget panel leaders in health summit invites

Dan Quayle quotes...

Steve Fraser of The Nation: Obama's policy of The New Deal In Reverse

Why I personally approve of passing Health Care Reform, even if it doesn't include a whole lot!

The Neoliberals have finally got their most desired wish

Providence mayor - David Cicilline- to run for Patrick Kennedy's seat. He's openly gay, by the way.

Anthem to Delay Insurance Rate Hike Amid Criticism

The gang is all here

Obama's Choice- model his presidency on Reagan or Clinton

Do you think the financial collapse would have taken place if John Kerry had won?

Palin’s Cunning Sleight of Hand, By FRANK RICH

Obama says new budget rules will rein in spending

Oh boy -Obama's approval rating in today's Gallup tracking poll:

Just Because

In case you haven't noticed...

Photos: The Bidens at the Olympics (and Shaun White)

AZ-03: Dan Quayle's son running

Fuck you George W bush

Joe the Plumber goes rogue! Blames McCain for ruining his life, turns on Palin

Clinton Bashers Who Are Now Obama Bashers

Lots of Words! Lots of Pages! Run Away, GOP!

Do you miss George W Bush Billboard goes up in Minnesota! How dumb are people???

Here's the skinny on how the RNC is going to destroy Palin in 2011

Boehner whines a bit more. Summit not a real bipartisan attempt.

Kerry’s speech to the U.S.-Islamic World Forum

Can anyone explains Obama's behavior anymore? Are they Comatose?

Toyota sued in Calif. over acceleration deaths

R.I.P., Iain Burgess, a key architect of the Chicago punk sound

One Grand Deal Too Many Costs Lobbyist His Job

Schwarzenegger renominates Maldonado (for Lt. Gov.), sets stage for 90 days of battle

Obama nuke plant loan reflects new energy strategy

India restaurant bomb blast kills eight in Pune

Honduras' new president wants to meet with Obama in hopes of restoring ties with US

Waves knock N. Calif. surfing spectators to beach

Costa Rica finds ton of cocaine, arrests Mexicans

Pending closure of Toyota plant in California protested

Three US Soliders Killed in Afghanistan Bomb Attack

Lehman liquidators fight $50bn bank claims

Luge Officials Alter Track While Asserting It Was Safe

Toyota recalling 2010 Tacoma trucks

Lawyer for Haiti Missionaries Could be Trafficker: Police

GM To Seek Government Incentives To Reopen U.S. Factory

Prof. charged in 3 fatal shootings on Ala. campus

Ukraine PM to challenge poll result

Men's luge start moved to prevent top speeds

Wall St. Helped to Mask Debts Shaking Europe

Anthem to delay insurance rate hike amid criticism

Police, protesters clash in Vancouver

Unusually wet Arizona winter leads to more illegal immigrant border deaths

Union: NBA Tears Up Proposal After Heated Meeting

Bus tunnel victim says she sought help from police

U.S. Army Chief To Visit Israel For Talks On Iran, Defense Issues

Neo-Nazis rally on Dresden bombing anniversary

Obama signs bill allowing more US debt

Obama Making Plans to Use Executive Power

Floridians protest offshore oil drilling

Dems Force GOP to Take a Stand

Snow days deprive many students of food

Professor accused in Ala. slayings shot her brother in Mass. 24 years ago

Obama to Expand Funding for Programs to Help Women

Haiti's homeless get tarps, want tents

BraveNewFilms: Anthem Blue Cross: Screwing Californians for Profits

Gil Scott-Heron - I'm New Here

Rachel Maddow On Busting The Filibuster

Countdown: Lawrence O'Donnell Discusses With Keith Why He Went Ballistic On Marc Thiessen

Sen. Brown discusses outrageous bonuses at firms receiving help from U.S. taxpayers

CSPAN: Corporate Election Finance Legislation Part 1

Rachel Maddow- Quentin Tarantino talks Inglorious Basterds

AIG Pays $100 Million More In Bonuses

Young organizers arrested during 2008 RNC getting to go to Court... check out their video

Lawrence O'Donnell Calls Out Linda McMahon On Steroid Use In WWE

TYT: Obama Pharma Deal (Devastating Video)

Young Turks: Cenk Interviews Medical Doctor That Opposes Healthcare Reform Bill

Canada Accuses Venezuela of Stifling Democracy While Parliament Remains Prorogued

Toward A Progressive Tea Party Movement

Highlighting the work of Claudia Jones and Shirley Graham Du Bois

Yes, America is Still in an Official State of Emergency

Evo Morales' Peoples Climate Summit: Restoring the Balance

Break the silence on Iran

Richard Shelby Deserves a Thrashing--And He's Getting One

Two And a Half Years Later, NYC Workers Win Wage-Theft Case

Republicans should quit slash-and-burn tactics, help push country forward

Homeless shelter threatened with foreclosure

Dem Sell-out Dianne Feinstein Attempts End-Run to Hand California Water to Billionaire Farmers

London 2012: Radioactive waste? No problem, we’ve got a plastic sheet...

Goldsmith calls for investigation into UK's role in torture

One month later, Haiti's despair deepens

Lay off the Layoffs - Our overreliance on downsizing is killing workers and the economy.

What Obama Did Wrong

Communist Party and African American equality - a focus unequaled in U.S. history

Why can't Americans make things? Two words: business school.

We Are The World 25 For Haiti - Official Video

Idaho deal urges landowners to protect sage grouse

BrightSource Alters Solar Thermal Plant Plan to Address Concerns Over Desert Tortoise

U.S. Chamber (of Commerce) Files Petition to Challenge EPA’s Triggering of Clean Air Act Regulation

Conservatives rebel over German government's nuclear rethink

Reuters: European carbon scheme is a success, research says

Sacramento River Fall Chinook Runs Collapse To Lowest Level Since Measurements Began

20 Million Mongol Cattle Or More 50%+ Of Entire Herd - May Die By Spring As Record Winter Flays Land

Mallorcan Caves Show Evidence Of Rapid Sea Level Rise 81,000 BPE - 2 Meters In Kess Than 100 Years

Puget Sound Steelhead runs in steady decline

AP: Obama nuke plant loan reflects new energy strategy

(California) Energy Commission Awards $2 Million to PG&E for (large-scale) Battery Storage Research

If It’s That Warm, How Come It’s So Darned Cold? (James Hanson)

New turbines, more wind energy power generation (global generating capacity grew 31% in 2009)

Rubio Says He "Doesn't Accept" Scientific Evidence For Climate Breakdown

A few extra pictures that trumad may have missed in the latest SI issue...

Mavericks Surf Contest...South African victorious

Brian Burke discusses his sons death.

Did you see the Olympic short track ice skating? Wile E. Coyote couldn't have done it better!

The Official Story: G-force, not track, cause of luger's death at Olympics

Short track speed skating is more similar to NASCAR than luge

cripes, the slam dunk "contest" is AWFUL

So I got my Matt Kenseth nascar flag today......

Should NASCAR End Restrictor Plate Races ?

The JR Chess Report (February 13): Vietnamese GMs lead Aeroflot Open; Linares Begins Today

Report: Abbas to boycott Arab summit if Hamas' Meshal attends

Talking up war

Isolated and battered, Israeli doves hold protest

MK Tibi: Israeli Arabs not immigrants

Ex-IDF chief: Israel can't handle nuclear Iran alone

IDF Turns To Human Rights Watch for Help

Gaza War Crimes Fallout Deepens Political Rift in Israel

Great Performance in Mexico of Grammy Winner Omara Portuondo

The new McCarthyism sweeping Israel

Gaza sources: Sole power plant to halt over Israel fuel blockade

Janitors to march through Minneapolis skyways Monday

Today in Labor History Feb 13, 8 month strike ends in victory (first union contract of any kind USA)

Two victims of Tampa shooting rampage remain in critical condition

Can somebody help me with this chart on violent cities?

Here's a Tampa area desperado who knows the score.

Official: 4 sea lions, 1 seal shot near Seattle

Brian Burke pledges to keep his son's message alive.

Tea Partier, and REPUKE Congressional candidate Angela McGlowan comes out as ANTI-GUN....

DADT insanity - Alan Turing

Heh. UAHuntsville shooter story has a new twist.

North Carolina GOP Congressional Candidate Holds Machine Gun Social

Calif. restaurant that welcomed Open Carry regrets decision, changes policy

Fatal shootings at colleges and universities are rare. As far as I can determine,

Chile May Host World’s Biggest Telescope

stunning photo of the last shuttle launch

Front page news

They are all asking;

For Mira

*** WINTER CONTEST FINALS ARE UP IN GD ***

Stilled Lives

Vancouver 2010 (Day 0): Welcome to Vancouver (Dial-up Warning)

California winter

A couple of really stunning...

Roof line details, Temple of Heaven, Beijing

I posted something in Health you may be interested in..

2010 Aquarius New Moon bi Kathy Biehl

huge white/gold-breasted raven in my pasture this morning

Prayers and thoughts, please.....

Astrologers, why are the Vancouver Olympics star crossed?

To Fix the Real World, Play Games Online...

How to prepare a prayer feather.....

So THAT's why we are not regulating banks...

Frankincense: Could it be a cure for cancer?

(Cognitive) Behavioral Therapy Improves Sleep And Lives Of Patients With Pain

skates, sleds, skis, and salvation

A Very Spiritual & Political Song, a Heart To Heart Gift

Man believed touching while dancing was sinfull soooooo

Religious discrimination rampant in California

Teacher charged with overseeing students' striptease asks for trial

I made this Turkish dish of cod, Swiss chard and raisins last night.

Bacon grin of the week

My newest kitchen purchase

Anyone making a special Valentines day Menu?

I posted a "Thank you" to my heart-givers in GD

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