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Archives: February 16, 2010

Video: Glenn Beck Questions 911-in-2009

Republicans and hypocracy

Venezuela spurns Colombian electricity offer

If you hold back anything, I'll unrec ya.

Juanes (Colombian Rock Star) takes a swing at Chavez (Our Savior) on Twitter

The most absolutely unclickable DU GD page one I've ever seen.

The real State of the Union

The real State of the Union

Did Evan Bayh have any interest on issues that he was passionate about ?

Today's Epic Fail

When it comes to medical mj, obama is a liar or incompetent

Quincy man recalls Amy Bishop with gun (Boston Globe | 15 Feb)

*another* cop ambushed in WA state

Naval Support Activity North Potomac CO fired

Why do you think Evan 'Bye' Bayh quit

"Up Or Down" - Bring On The Vote. 16 Feb 10

Meg whitman's sons' racism & entitlement were the stuff of legend:

Bayh Bayh Coming Up Next On Morning Joe...

Oooh! I got a heart! Thank you!!!

Justice Department Announces New Intellectual Property Task Force as Part of Broad IP Enforcement In

Joe's snark is officially in extremis...

Corps to use more lethal ammo in Afghanistan

Countdown Special Comment - Racial discrimination inherent in the Tea Party movement

Anti-war Song of the Week

Victim backed Bishop tenure

The Sorrow of Section 60 (Arlington National Cemetery).

Kevin Smith oversized? Ejected from Southwest flight

Kevin Smith oversized? Ejected from Southwest flight

Scott Ritter: The End Of Obama's Vision Of A Nuke Free World

Anonymous film of Iranian Neda's death earns Polk Award

Remember a thread about Tea Baggers a few days ago? The thread

Constructive advice:PALIN & dtr should channel Joan & Melissa, jump from Faux"News" to FOX-Hollywood

Constructive advice:PALIN & dtr should channel Joan & Melissa, jump from Faux"News" to FOX-Hollywood

some info on Bayh's voting record.....

Bloomberg just reporting the end of the Volcker rule due to increasing opposition in Congress

Taliban’s top military commander captured

Chris Hedges: The Information Super-Sewer

Economy Prompts Fresh Look at ND's Socialist Bank

Action Alert: Army moves Marc Hall's court martial to Iraq: ** Calls needed

Our Duty to Warn: Lessons for Americans

Up, Up and away. (large pic)

Arrested robber, 73, says he was paying off mortgage

Teabaggers were looking for signatures and members in front of Target tonight...

Women at war: Sexual violence in the US military

After Decades Of Stigma, Food Stamps Find Acceptance

I am announcing my 2012 candidacy for the President of the United States.

Roeder thinks he has a right to "drive without a license"

Suspected US Drone Strike Kills 3 in Pakistan

Suspected US Drone Strike Kills 3 in Pakistan

MSNBC: Evan Bayh hates the left wing bloggers.

No whining, no excuses

Money for banks, money for nukes, where is the money for the people

Mika: "6% think the stimulus created jobs" What poll is this?

Sarah Palin is Alaska's answer to Suzanne Stone from "To Die For"

Sarah Palin is Alaska's answer to Suzanne Stone from "To Die For"

This Modern World: The Corporate-American-They've Got Rights Too-Dammit!

Alert: Freepers look to capitalize on Indiana primary deadlines and push weak Dem candidates.

Usually not a big fan of Parade magazine

Spanish Intelligence Reportedly Probing 'Attacks' on Economy

Apparently, someone threw a punch at Mitt Romney on an airplane.

A post to poop on.

Would You Support the Use of 'Enhanced Inerrogations' on Mullah Baradar

Haiti President: 3 Years Needed to Move Rubble

The Rude Pundit - Evan Bayh Punks Out: The Bad, the Good, ...

The Rude Pundit - Evan Bayh Punks Out: The Bad, the Good, ...

Democrats propose to blunt Supreme Court campaign ruling

I pray Obama remembers he is a Democrats soon or else he will sink America

Drug Firms Apply Brand to Generics

BLOGGERS: Bayh Retirement Will ' SCREW PROGRESSIVES ' Yet Again

Conservatives suggest cutting Utah’s budget deficit by eliminating mandatory 12th grade.

Fox: The Wellpoint Rate Increase Was Bad Because it Re-energized HCR

Did anyone watch "The Kennedys" last night on PBS?

Body scanners' legality questioned

Milbank writing Beck book: 'Tears of a Clown'

India: New freedom to find information

Maybe this has something to with the Gov'ts anti-Iran feelings

Government Loan for Georgia Nuclear Reactors Is Terrible for Taxpayers

Professor Credited With Saving Lives in Amy Bishop's Alleged Rampage

Where is the Democratic message ??

Beatles for sale: EMI puts Abbey Road studios on the market

Cheney concerned Biden and Obama want "credit" for Iraq ?

Who makes up the Tea Party

Bob McDonnell Then: Stimulus Bad. Now: Thanks For The Cash!

WP's Dana Milbank is writing a book about Glenn Beck, says he's 'pure genius'

On climate change and American scientific "literacy"

On climate change and American scientific "literacy"

for a minute there I thought someone took a swing at Romney.

Perry: Texas to challenge carbon dioxide finding

Speculation Time: How much did Bayh get paid to throw his seat to Republicans?

Ahmadinejad not taking Clinton comments "seriously"

Plane passenger takes swing at Mitt Romney.


CIA Historian Rips Marc Thiessen, Says He’s Got CIA/Torture History Wrong

It’s Not Political, but More Canadians Are Lefties

Tea Party Movement Lights Fuse for Rebellion on Right

California: Cuts in programs to help inmates questioned

Toyota's "Black Box" Could Hold Accident Clues

Toyota's "Black Box" Could Hold Accident Clues

Why don't we make Wall Street transaction tax equal their bailout extortion?

Students sharpen attack on UC costs with satire

Man Dies in City Because EMS Won't Walk in Snow 4 Blocks to his home

Sen. Kerry takes on the SCOTUS decision involving CORPORATIONS and our political process.

Mourning Joke's Mika Mouse on Martha Stewart show today.

New Law Would Ban Marriages Between People Who Don't Love Each Other

Put On Your DU Think Tank Cap - The Feb 25th HC Summit - How Will The Repugs......

Huntsville Official Tried to Calm Amy Bishop in Phone Call About Her Future

The New York Times has not covered the accusations against Pat Robertson

No, No, NO!!! Evan Bayh For President? Senator May Be Eyeing White House Run

The Republicans are going to issue a new "Contract for America" ..

China Has a Plan, America Doesn't

Yesterday, for the fifth day in a row Beck's UK broadcast runs without ads

Report linking global warming and frequency/severity of disasters questioned

I'm sick of the "Tea Party Movement" that the M$M keeps perpetuating

Venezuela's Renegade Aid (Haiti)

IN-SEN: State Democratic Party will pick nominee

This has to be the worst Republican website ever. (very large image)

What would be the "Big deal" if Saddam was still in place?

Colombia to formalize energy's offer to Venezuela

‘Impeach Obama’ billboard ‘not meant to allege any impeachable offense.’

Senate Quartet Urges Reid To Pass Public Plan Via Reconciliation

Umm.. let's start calling him Evan BYE!!

Demonstration of what happens when you try working with Republicans

Drudge Trumpeting that Alabama shooter Far Left Extremist Obsessed with Obama

What Will Bayh Do With $13 Million War Chest? No Decision Yet, Spox

'Maxim' Feature on Death of Bush/Rove/GOP IT Guru Mike Connell is Now Posted Online

Initiatives trample rights, (Calif Sup Ct) Justice Moreno says

Ok, here's my new theory

Vancouver's 'safe house' for drug addicts draws controversy

Democrats knock McDonnell for taking stimulus cash

Mike Malloy was on Dave Shuster a while ago...

The Fusion: Tea party leaders will meet with Steele and Republican operatives

Transportation Department Demands Toyota Recall Documents

Florida investigating five mortgage modification firms

Florida investigating five mortgage modification firms

Is there a place where political campaign money gets broken down according to position?

Has Colbert Nation's team competed yet

Suburban homeless: Rising tide of women, families

Toon: Who's He trash talking about?

King Tut died of malaria and bone condition, says new research

Maybe it's time for a new Humphrey-Hawkins Act

A Question About Global Warming

The Rise of the Corporate-American - Tom Tomorrow

Child: U.S. Adoption Agency Bought Me (CBS)

Cheney has admitted his role in waterboarding before - from 2008

Pregnant? Don't Fall Down the Stairs

Bomb explodes outside JP Morgan Athens

Russ Feingold's Multi-Millionaire opponent Pays ZERO Taxes In Last 10 Years

"Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell" repeal will benefit children

So Michael Steele is meeting with the Tea Party folks in an hour

Walmart Made Millions Off Oregon's Renewable Energy Tax Credits

Bomb Goes Off At JP Morgan Offices In Athens

Dean Baker: "President Obama must decide whether he stands with Wall Street bankers or workers .."

Dubai Hamas killing suspects' passports 'fraudulent'

How come we didn't hear about Murtha's funeral

Texas early voting in the primaries start today.

We should be using more explosives-sniffing dogs rather than body scanners at airports

Shape of tree making neighbors uncomfortable

Sarah Silverman @ TED - Sticks it to Sarah Palin.

Schuster Going After BayhASTARD

Look, if Evan Bayh wants to leave the Senate, let him

Wanna save some money on insurance?

Grandparents who care for kids increase obesity risk

MarketWatch: You are witnessing a fundamental breakdown of the American dream

awww the hearts are gone

Cook Islanders on Aitutaki devastated by Cyclone Pat

Russia 'on board', but not in line

Hillary Clinton: Won't Move to Canada If Sarah Palin is Elected President (But Will Visit Often)

Investors Recruit Terminally Ill to Outwit Insurers (WSJ)

Senate and Congress: Please allow us the dignity of deciding for ourselves if we want to eat GMO!

If Glenn Beck really irritates you.....

Probably the best of Pundit Kitchen as of late!

Probably the best of Pundit Kitchen as of late!

Abortion-benefits dispute heats up (NC)

International Space Station animated timeline

Evan Bayh's stance on WMD's, Jan 2004 . . .

How hard is it to "administer" a message board?

Public Corruption Department -- FBI

Economy prompts fresh look at North Dakota's socialist bank

"The Lost Generation" Bad: Youth may never recover this economic crisis. Worse: free market solution

Tweety talking to Breaux as "a man in the middle" to discuss Bayh.

The Fight For Marriage Equality Continues This Wednesday At The State House (NH)

If "Idiot America" Wants Republicans Back, FUCK 'EM!!

Vancouver Sun: Dazzling images, with irony to match

Self-Removal of this Chat Discussion re: Sarah Palin. NT.

Quotes-true then & now...

"I've really never been afraid for my life at the Red Lobster"

Now this is an interesting help wanted ad.

Now this is an interesting help wanted ad.

Global Warming Wiz The Donald: Cold + Snow on East Coast = "Take the Nobel Prize back from Al Gore"

MSNBC TV: USA vs Russia. Women's hockey. 1st period.

Central Falls (RI) to fire every high school teacher

Agriculture -- Eat your greens

Beyond Nuclear: Public Safety at Risk from Reactors:

Wall Street Wants To Burn Down Your House

Father of crash victim faces charges over incident on the scene with Pennsylvania State Police

As if the contract Dick Armey took out ON America isn't enough

human athletic performance peaked in 1988

Shame On The Media!!

Photo essay: Marlo Thomas + Dick Cheney = Sarah Palin

Are my comprehension skills failing me or is this just one very poorly written AP news story?

Evan Bayh's Retirement Leaves Democrats Scarred And Demanding Aggression - Sam Stein/HuffPo

Frances Townsend(Bush toady) bought herself a brand new face didn't she?

The CIA's Mind Control Program

Critics demand that production end for upcoming Kennedys miniseries on History Channel

Don'tcha just hate it when you fall into a volcano?

Religious conflict leads to teacher's suspension

'This Week' Transcript: Former Vice President Dick Cheney

Pharma Giant Gets Cozy With Congress, Spends $100 Million in Advertising to Cash in on Health Reform

'This Week' Transcript: Former Vice President Dick Cheney

French Leader's Haiti Visit Revives Bitter Legacy

Lost dog tale has happy ending in New Orleans

The Right Wing's new Manifesto: "Change is bad, we don't like it! It scares us!"

Senator Bayh? A moment if you please.

Disillusioned Bayh advocates electoral “shock” to broken system

to those of you who doubt bayh's stated rationale for retiring:

happy mardi gras!

Salon: Cheney "knows he will never be prosecuted no matter how blatantly he admits to these crimes"

Key Senate Democrats push for health care public option

Okay, I need some serious advice...

Endless War

OT: Remember when Fox was a bright light? *for folks over 25*

OT: Remember when Fox was a bright light? *for folks over 25*

A death in Homer.

Persistent Middle Class Squeeze:

No joy in teabaggerville! Scalia says there is no right to secede.

Rescue crews find missing hikers...along with 4 other hikers along the way

Ford Lays Off 900 Workers At Michigan Mustang Plant

"The End of Obama's Vision of a Nuclear-Free World"


Why does this e-mail bother me?

A Borowitz blip on the Evan Bayh story

More children have chronic diseases; study cites obesity

NY Times - Economic Scene - "Judging a Stimulus by the Job Data Reveals Success"

Why are there so many Exceptionally Stupid People Around Me?

So who's the unnamed Evan Bayh 'friend'

DNC Chairman Tim Kaine: Ready to Dean Scream?

QuitterPALIN to be on O'LOOFAH against "brazen" attack on her by Faux cartoon!1

Rachel is showing that the Washington Times and Wall Street Journal have done

Republicans furious about timing of Bayh’s retirement announcement

Newborn Found In Backpack By Park Worker

Is Shitibank prepping for another financial crisis?

Go give something that breathes a hug.

Where there is Goldman Sachs, There is Financial Catastrophe

Tweety you're wrong

Teabaggers to march in Georgia today - complete with hoods and robes

Clinton, Grounded in Saudi Arabia, Hitches Ride With Petraeus


$100 D-I-Y shelter could help homeless Haitians (PICS)

Party Gridlock Feeds New Fears of a Debt Crisis

TSA agent makes 4-year old take leg braces off and "walk on his own"!

Anyone who didn't catch "The Warning" on Frontline....

This just in from David Plouffe - A Rohrschach Graphic on the results of the Stimulus Bill so far.

KO is pissed....did he get censored?

Obscure Blogger Calls Palin ‘A Retard’

New wave of foreclosures by end of 2010 is feared

So much for the Reduction in Taxes Obama gave the Middle Class

I'm less likely to consider buying a Volkswagen now because

Where do we go to surrender?

Remember Dan Quayle's remark about out-of-wedlock child birth when Murphy Brown chose to give birth?

Thank you Katrina - you know how to destroy

Joe the plumber, poetic justice

Prosecute Cheney NOW---or scrap all this "rule of law" nonsense you're still

As Molly Ivins Might Say "Texas Always Makes Me Laugh..." (Here is a good one) LINK

Read the Report: Missing Police Records In '86 Bishop Case Found (TPM Muckraker)

CNBC's Charlie Gasparino joins Fox Business Network

Predict the direction in the level of prices in the U.S. (inflation or deflation)

U.S. Supreme Court will hear anti-gay petition signers case in April

Nation article on Drafting John Mellencamp links to FB group, Pls consider joining:

Beck loses 103 sponsors as his UK television broadcast runs for five days straight without any ads.

Amy Bishop charged with 2002 assault at IHOP

Everyone Agrees: NBC's Olympic Coverage Sucks

Shortage of Rare Earth Elements Could Thwart Innovation

David Brooks Goes for Nobel in Victim Blaming

Mandatory Tuesday Malloy Truthseekers check in!!

"our young people have more intelligence than the corporate system can ever use & and higher dreams

Fmr SEC enforcer admits it 'missed some stuff' and 'Others bear much more culpability'

How Paul the Pirate describes his current operations in the Southern Ocean

Blazing a trail for N.C. black history

Beck: "Shoot him in the head before it goes into a court...He's a bad guy. Shoot him in the head."

Obama on nuclear energy then and now

Bank Of North Dakota: America's Only 'Socialist' Bank Is Thriving During Downturn (VIDEO)

The Bennet Letter on the public option

Under what authority does Obama have the right to 'grant loan guarantees' for Nukes?

What killed King Tut? Malaria, genetic disease implicated

The Emptiness of Evan Bayh - Ross Douthat

Hi! I'm Peter Graves/Robert Wagner and I'm here to steal you house.

Our Old Problem: What Will Convince Unorganized Workers to join a Union?

George W. And Jeb talk to packed house,.."Social Security Cuts"..

The Mega Crystals of Naica Mine: Big Pics

The Mega Crystals of Naica Mine: Big Pics

Obama lays ground work for killing social security

Bayh "hates" us?

I would be willing to bet that Rachel Maddow can beat the shit out of Glenn Beck..anytime anyplace.

IF You Expect INFLATION To Heat Up You Should Be Borrowing All The $$$ You Can Today...

Mortgage delinquencies rose for 12th straight quarter - more paying off credit cards

If you want to know what the future holds, this might help.

TSA forces travelling policeman to remove his disabled four-year-old son's leg-braces

The People Bitchin' About the Family Guy DS Episode Are Uninformed!!!!!

So, Bayh quite because DC is suddenly too partisan?

DU psychologists or psychiatrists or people who know more than me, is there a name for this?

Revival and Revolt: Inside the Tea Party Nation Convention

There's stupid and then there's J.D. Hayworth caliber stupid.

Hormone oxytocin nasal spray found to help people with autism

Katrina vanden Heuvel just endorsed John Mellencamp for Senate on Morning Joe

Wow the Big shot Taliban we just captured is talking....


Malawi launches operation against high-profile gay and lesbian people

Is Dick Cheney Demented? What he is saying makes no sense.

Tea Party Movement Lights Fuse for Rebellion on Right

Whack-a Mole

Major Economic News Summary 2/16/2010

Digby says of Tea-Party Movement, 'This is very serious stuff.'

Debunking the whole GOP "family values" nonsense

Purging Loyalists, Chávez Tightens His Inner Circle

Why Republicans are Ready to Embrace America's Unilateral Nuclear Disarmament

So the NYT drops their Paterson bombshell and I fucking laugh my ass off.

polite request re: the Olympics- PLEASE DON'T POST SPOILERS IN SUBJECT LINES

If pot is legal you don't need alcohol,...

Might you vote for a candidate for President of the USA if he/she has never been married?

Ken Starr 'sorry' about Lewinsky scandal

New CNN poll on Presidential approval

Rachel just told Glen Beck to BACK OFF!

"I didn't lie...Back Off"

Obama announced 8 billion in nuclear plant loan guarantees promising "this is only the beginning"

Would-Be Dem Replacement For Bayh: The “Machine” Is Out To Get Me

GOOD GRIEF!how do I reply to this?(editorial in a local paper)

More of those Family Values

New clip shows JFK arriving in Dallas in 1963

Chemicals That Make You Fat

Medicare-for-all *IS* a jobs bill!

Does YOUR car have a "black box"? - oh yeah, they've been installing them for over 15 years

Two co-worker friends of mine were murdered.

The continuing disappearance of MSNBC live video streams

The Republican Reality Gap

Joe Conason: Evan Bayh's farewell: Self-serving, smarmy and false

Who Give a Rat's Ass about Bayh Leaving?

Atheist Billboards Vandalized In Sacramento Area

Luckovich TOON: revealed at last- where the Moran guy got his education

30 Unintentionally Hilarious Political Signs

Bristol Palin to Family Guy: "heartless jerks." Sarah Palin: When is enough enough?

2002: Alabama shooter shouts "I am Dr. Amy Bishop" and punches a woman

Deficit Scaremongering Undermining Economic Recovery

Homeless in high school: Help is hard to find for a rising tide of displaced students 18 and over

The Public Option LIVES!!!!

The Public Option LIVES!!!!

Sugared beverages -- #1 source of calories in the American diet. Tax soda?

One Small Step. Should Scare the Hell Out of You


Just told to jump my ass and unsubscribed!

The Olympics

Eliminate reclining airplane seats.

Here's The USA Today Editorial Rachel Was Talking About


Anyone else listening to Dr. Mike and the coyote subject?

Rahm, WH looking at Executive orders to get the job done

West Hollywood weighs sales ban on cats, dogs

Latest global-warming denier talking points - hoo boy.

NPR's Fresh Air: Bill Clinton Almost Killed by Al Qaida While FBI Was Distracted by His Sex Life

Obama to create fiscal commission Thursday

I think we are very near a "tipping point" for our party and our nation.

More On The Ressurection Of The Public Option From DailyKos

Steve King (R-IA) chases raccoon into blizzard, kills it with gas-operated semi-automatic handgun

Religion invoked in custody battle between divorced parents in Chicago

Florida's new attraction, Legoland, posts jobs, but doesn't want calls about them. Hmm..

"Undercover Boss" is complete and utter bullshit - pure corporate propaganda

More Social Security Scare Stories

Insurance- Health vs Auto

If you're thinking about a dog, please consider adopting a rescue pooch.

Two Iraqi Refugees to U.S. Trying to Rescue their Children from Imminent Risk of Death

On Facebook, out of class

delete ?

Papua New Guinea orders alcohol ban

A Bad Year for Teachers, a Bad Year for Public Education

List things that are still a good deal.

Is The American Taliban Smoking Marijuana?

"Sex is allowed to happen legally between a man and a woman who are married..."

Obama Redirects Space Program to Commercial Contractors, Says No More Manned Trip to Moon

Two guys I know/knew commit slow suicide, and leave me wondering why?

Nuclear Power, What say you?

Roger Ebert does not fear death

$500,000 to kill each enemy soldier- fifty-three dollars for each person classified as poor

Woman sues for 30K after nursing stranger's baby

Put a fork in me. I'm done.

Justice Scalia deals a major set back to the Tea Party movement

Economic Elite Have Engineered an Extraordinary Coup Threatening Existence of Middle Class: DeGraw

Just In Case You Missed This... And Thank You dixiegrrrrl !!!

Crouching Boehner, Hidden Dragon? Asks W.H. To Publish H.C. Bill Online, Pounces When It's Posted

I miss my Hearts!

Joel Patrick (7 yrs old) did not survive US healthcare. He was buried today

New credit card rules go into effect on 22 FEB 2010. Here is what you NEED to know.

New credit card rules go into effect on 22 FEB 2010. Here is what you NEED to know.

Deadly Afghanistan Rocket Attack Actually Hit Its Target?

There is no justice in America.

Second Notice: DU has officially fallen off the rails.

Second Notice: DU has officially fallen off the rails.

Last night shuttle launch ever: (cool pic)

End Timers are All Abuzz ... Benjamin Netanyahu Proclaims Ezekiel 37 Fulfilled

18.6 Million Empty Homes In America, 3.5 million homeless

A Jamaican perspective on the US in Haiti - Shameless and Graceless

Dr. Who, The Cyberman vs. Daleks.

Secret origin of a videogame character!

If you hold back anything, I'll unrec ya.

Um... uh...

"Morning Joe" logo is based on a stain

Do Brits still say "telly" meaning television? My guess is they don't. nt

The Libertines - Up The Bracket (live)

You know what I was told about global warming?

The BlueIris Semi-Nightly Poetry Break, 2/16/10

I think this leaden winter will bring me down forever.

Anyone else having trouble with MSN or hotmail today?

The DU Olympics are about to start - what competition will you be competing for the Gold

These lovers are animals! (picture heavy)

"Booty Pop"? Should I post this in LBN?

Worst premature celebration in sports history?

Unfortunate Olympics-themed commercials: what's your "favorite"?

Happy Mardi Gras....and an important question

Why can't I find my stapler?

I'm not a frat boy nor an alcoholic chick from the south

A cat ran over my face this morning...

***Attention Catholic Loungers***

I've never really found Wanda Sykes all that funny

If science had been more like this...

If we HAVE to have figure skating, make the judging more equitable...

Here are the REAL Olympicks

Lounge type thread spotted in GD

Any 'Lost' fans on DU?

No, no, no, no, no. NOT John Mellancamp for Senate, people.


Just when it seems definite that all tv commercials suck, one comes along that makes me smile

Think about it - Conrad Dobler has had 34 knee surgeries and

To refinance or not to refinance?

Is Trump going fauxhawk?

Is Trump going fauxhawk?

My computer is running ridiculously slow, and the IT guy has been AWOL all day.

Favorite Magnum, P.I. character?

CNBC: Women's Curling, USA vs. Japan

Granny mistakes I can't stand.

I just found the ultimate Olympic sport

Kids in the Hall - The My Pen Sketch

OK, it's juvenile, but I laughed....

Do all vets do this?

The Southern Ploughman's Lunch

New law will ban marriage between people who don't love each other

My shoes squeak

I don't get the point of sentencing criminals to prison terms in cryogenic freezing.

Okay, everyone.... STOP!

Grammy mistakes I can't stand

My Screwspeak do you feel about your CURRENT BOSS?

It's MARDI GRAS! If you ain't listening to WWOZ you suck!

RS has a song up from the upcoming "new" Johnny Cash/Rick Rubin album

Is there anyone here in the lounge that gets panic attacks?

The Olympics have officially begun...

I'm always amazed at the beauty of a snowstorm...

Anyone watching the women's snowboarding? (Spoilers)

Okay, I need some serious advice...

I finished Battlestar Galactica today.

Why Canada Must Be Nuked

I am taking the high road with my boyfriend's ex-wife...

We are having a beautiful snowstorm here.

This sentence makes my head hurt - - - - ->

I need some Facebook help...

How many times did Picard say "Fire at Will!"

Best decision in the history of the Star Trek franchise:

Think about it - Lloyd Dobler is 40 years old this year

I do not understand curling

Are you a lumberjack? Are you okay?

Grammar Nazis, this one's for you!

Madonna - I Want You

Least Favorite Winter Olympic Sport

Today's Epic Fail

Can I have my Valentine's Day hearts back?

Well, I said I wanted to do something I'll regret for Valentine's Day...

Another DUer gave me hearts AND these Fabulous Corals for my little aquarium. Check it out:

Not to be a copycat, but what's your FAVORITE FRED?

about "Gladiator," the movie with Russel Crowe

My husband says I buy too much bread!

Not to be a copycat, but what's your FAVORITE HEAD?

Not to be a copy cat, but I just want to blow my own horn.

My shrews squeak

Band of Brothers follow-up mini-series (The pacific) to premier next month...

Arrested Development: Yea or Nay?

You're the ugliest thing I've ever seen, and I think I love you.

Poll question: What is your favorite chowda?

Barbie Potty Training Pups

Hunh, a 24 hour 'bug' that actually lasted 24 hours.


Not to be a copycat, but what's your FAVORITE BREAD? Okay, but only if:

So...what are you giving up for Lent?

this thread needs you guys


Last Hand Gun On Earth

(Anthem) "shows how health-care reform would work, and help."

Tea Party Movement Lights Fuse for Rebellion on Right (NYT)

The President so far

Sierra Club targeting Blanche Lincoln over Clean Air Act (audio)

Kerry: Taliban arrest due to US-Pakistan effort

Republicans exploring their legal options to deny Dems a Senate candidate in Indiana.

Cheney congratulates Obama for capture of Taliban leader

First grandmother ‘quite the lady about town’

TPM: Indiana's Tamyra d'lppolito just told TPM she has enough signatures to get on the ballot

Dem congressman's in-your-face statement on Taliban capture

Dem congressman's in-your-face statement on Taliban capture

CBS: 89% of public thinks stimulus has not created jobs

"Health care savings accounts." Now THERE'S a repub idea I'd like to see them tout at the summit!

Sierra Club attacks Lincoln in Arkansas

Bowman bows out in Michigan

White House, DCCC court Garcia

Dardenne to pursue upcoming vacancy

Wisconsin Billboard Calls for Obama's Ouster

First Read: Why are Democrats panicking?

Inouye planning another campaign

"Trump has joined the parade of conservatives citing recent snowstorms to warming."

The Media's Billion Dollar Ad for Evan Bayh

I will not be seeking election

Milestone - US forces at lowest point since invasion in 2003

Why hasn't Obama mentioned how he's the guy trying to bring responsibility back to government

'Centrism' is just another word for 'Corporatist,' Mike McCurry, and what's 'wrecking our country.'


Not his father's son: Good riddance to Evan Bayh, who set out to be every Republican's favorite Dem

Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell Then: Stimulus Bad. Now: Thanks For The Cash!

Bayh is the perfect example why we need a farm team. We need candidates ready in every seat.

DNC Chairman Kaine aims at GOP 'hypocrisy' on stimulus

Senators Call on Reid to Use Reconciliation For Public Option

Why the Majority Matters

John Boehner introduces new product to help his fundraising efforts

WH: "Relief from Crushing Student Loan Payments"

Documenting Republican hypocrisy on the stimulus

Photos: Bonk? .... Nah. (The Obama Presidency, February 16th 2010)

Bayh, if you're so concerned about the debt, why vote for Kyl/Lincoln's $440B estate tax giveaway?

What would stop a future President from re-authorizing waterboarding?

Love him or Hate him.. Bayh said today on Morning Joe he did NOT

"really don’t understand how bipartisanship is ever going to work when one of the parties is insane"

Biggs to run for Kansas secretary of state

Boehner Requests, Receives, Then Criticizes Health Care Reform Transparency

WND Editor: I'm No Birther -- I Just Think Obama Needs To Release Birth Certificate

Graham takes show on the road

The blame for bad results in Nov. will lay on Dems and Obama

There is no "Tea Party Movement" the whole thing is a corporate-created sham

Oh yeah... Happy Mardi Gras!!!!

Yo DICK! Meet Barack Obama - A *real* Commander In Chief, actually getting the job done

Dems playing Lucy with the football again on the public option

Dear Barack, Harry and Nancy

Evan Bayh concedes that First Amendment allows Lefty bloggers to criticize him

Michael Steele Offers to be the Teabaggers b....

Bill Maher on Larry King right now.

OK: Most people don't know about the tax cut, most people don't think

I heard a perfect analogy for the Obama Admin on the radio this morning:

I heard a perfect analogy for the Obama Admin on the radio this morning:

Evan Bayh Won't Rule Out Becoming A Lobbyist After His Term Ends

Reconciliation Still on the Table for HCR

Chuck Todd finally says something smart. "We haven't even talked about how bad the DNC is"

Breaking: Top Taliban leader Mullah Berader captured recently also DIED in 2007

Harold Ford Jr. In For 'Rude Awakening' At Stonewall

Why Bayh's Exit Matters To the Chattering Classes

Marc Theissen on CSpan...this asshole is a sadist...

Anti-Obama Facebook page boasts 483,518 fans, and at least 20 offensive pictures

UPDATE: Upstart Democrat - d'Ippolito - fails to get on ballot in Indiana

Thompson backs Gillibrand

NateDogg: "Republicans Must Defend Senate Seats Too"

I'm going to miss Evan Bayh

'He stood up to them and beat them. And he beat them like a yard dog.'

Hoops For Haiti: Browns Propose Game With Obama! Biden: "It would be a hell of a game!"

For those who've been around longer than I, has political discourse in America always been this way?

Nice Kerry interview in the Indian Press

A hugely successful operation for the Commander-in-Chief

Melanie's March for health care, PA TO DC Feb 17 - 24

Melanie's March for health care, PA TO DC Feb 17 - 24

Judging a Stimulus by the Job Data Reveals Success (NYT)

"‘Dem Aid’ – Movement To Draft John Mellencamp For Indiana Senate Bid"

Emanuel Can't

Hypocrisy Alert: 71 House Republicans Take Credit for the Economic Bills They Opposed

Hypocrisy Alert: 71 House Republicans Take Credit for the Economic Bills They Opposed

Kevin Smith oversized? Ejected from Southwest flight

Dominican Probed In Missionary Case Admits Prior Charges

Taliban's top military commander captured

Hundreds of wind power jobs coming to Wisconsin as U.S. Faces growing competition from China

Ingeteam will build plant in Milwaukee

U.S. denies Iran given new fuel swap proposal

Taliban's top military commander captured

Body scanners' legality questioned

In Utah, a plan to cut 12th grade

India detains four over restaurant bombing: police

Would-Be Dem Replacement For Bayh: The “Machine” Is Out To Get Me

India: New freedom to find information

Global Warming in Last 15 Years Insignificant, U.K.'s Top Climate Scientist Admits

Is Iran Running a Bluff? Did Robert Gibbs let the cat out of the bag?

Audit finds US census preparations wasted millions

Neda death video earns filmers George Polk Award; first time granted to anonymous source

Frail boy-king Tut died from malaria, broken leg

Toyota to Idle Two U.S. Plants

Watchdog: Iran arrested 90 journalists in 2009

Soldier In Court For Alleged Water Torture Of Daughter

STOCK MARKET WATCH, Tuesday February 16

Dramatic photo of baby hanging out window of burning Bronx apartment

Hard-up EMI seeks buyer for Abbey Road studios

Lamont to announce candidacy for Conn. governor

Republicans furious about timing of Bayh’s retirement announcement

Third-hand tobacco smoke causes cancer, study shows

French Leader's Haiti Visit Revives Bitter Legacy

Australian economist warns of bubble in nation's housing

Newborn Found In Backpack By Park Worker

Party Gridlock Feeds New Fears of a Debt Crisis

88 migrants caught at sea returned to Haiti

The Mega Crystals of Naica Mine: Big Pics

Supreme Court: Fla. killer's execution may proceed

Tea Party movement lights fuse for right

Yulia Timoshenko contests election results in court

Iran wants to supply region with nuclear energy

Iranian president warns against tougher sanctions

Japan Overtakes China as Largest Holder of Treasuries

Pictures of '11 Europeans' sought for Hamas killing

Americans tried in Pakistan seek release on bail

Missile that killed Afghan civilians not faulty: NATO

Privacy commissioner probing Google Buzz

Judge: Student's Facebook rants about teacher are protected speech

New Film Shows JFK's '63 Arrival in Dallas

Soldiers deliberately exposed to nuclear tests, says report

Foreign demand for US debt drops by record amount

US General Cites Direct Intel Linking Iraq's al-Lami, Chalabi To Iran

Romney threatened with violence on flight

Energy Sec Unaware That Nuclear Loans Have 50 Percent Risk of Default

Bowles, Simpson to Head Debt Commission

U.S. to stay in climate pact even without China

Bomb Explodes at Athens Offices of JPMorgan Chase

Greek customs officials begin 3-day strike

Professor Credited With Saving Lives in Amy Bishop's Alleged Rampage

US troops at lowest level since Iraq invasion

Climber's Body Recovered In St. Helens Crater

TSA apologizes for forcing 4-year-old to remove leg braces at airport screening

Economy prompts fresh look at ND's socialist bank

4 Dem Senators Pressure Reid to Use Reconciliation for Public Option

US demands Toyota turn over recall documents

West wants end to torture, honour killings in Iraq

Sarah Palin Calls Family Guy Joke a "Kick in the Gut"

Gillian Caldwell talks clean coal with President Obama

Feign feign, pills for fake outrage

Common Challenges Of Adopting Online Tools

Papantonio: Obama, Stop Playing Nice

Sarah Palin Tea Party Convention Speech with Commentary from Progressives

Record Warm weather disrupts Vancouver Games

Mullah Abdul Ghani Baradar Captured In Karachi

Greek people resist paying for crisis

Countdown Special Comment - Racial discrimination inherent in the Tea Party movement

Slavery in America? Max Keiser exposes 'The Truth About Markets'

MSNBC's Rachel Maddow - GOP's hypocrisy: "They're Not Embarrassed", but they should be

Did Massachusetts Voters (Liberals Included) Let Brown Win to Kill the Bill?

Can’t Even Pass The Fox News Laugh Test: Cavuto Hits GOP For ‘Being Selective’ In Its ‘Rage

Rachel Maddow - Republicans Should Be Embarrassed By Their Hypocrisy

Max Keiser - One Billion Dollar Toilet Paper Lesson for Barack Obama

Anyone for an organized step forward?

Are Senators Retiring To Cash Out In Private Sector?

Palin and O'Reilly discuss extremist teabaggers

EyesOnFox: Fox News manufacturers history

New Law Would Ban Marriages Between People Who Don't Love Each Other

Awesome: Glenn Greenwald Vs. Prof. Lessig On Corporate Speech & Elections! (Cenk Moderates)

Michael Pollan: Forget Nutrition Charts, Eat What Grandma Said Is Good for You

Mudslide Sweeps Through Italian Town.

Podesta: "The Health of America's Political System 'SUCKS'"

As Defense Budget Soars Security Firms Reap Huge Profits, Go Offshore to Avoid Taxes

Dresden turns back neo-Nazis

Answer to the People, Not Greedy Elites

How a New Jobless Era Will Transform America

Circus of Heaven

Mythological politics

U.S. investment is paying off

"I don't want to make things up ever" but " to protect a cop, I'm gonna"

Slaughterhouse Sweatshop: Filmmaker exposes US dirty secrets

Tea party fervor flares up; but what'll keep it from flaming out?

A Democracy in Deep Disrepair

Euroland, the Horror Movie (James Howard Kunstler)

Rule by Oligarchs

Our Politics May Be All in Our Head

RealClimate to media: Your responsibility "to actually investigate whether charges have merit"

WellPoint directors make big gains on stocks

Tag - teaming the Democrats, the GOP and M$M have their fun.

A city within the city

Former Liberian dictator, on trial for war crimes, implicates U.S. con man Pat Robertson.

4 Dem Senators Pressure Reid to Use Reconciliation for Public Option

Sarah Palin, finally a fallen star

Is Iran Running a Bluff? Did Robert Gibbs let the cat out of the bag?

The Rape of American Prisoners

Ala. Prof's Story Begins With Brother's 1986 Death

Small Ideas Won't Fix It - NYT editorial on HCR

Corporate Death Squads Come Back to Haunt U.S. Companies

Dick Cheney should be tried as a war criminal for waterboarding stance

Health insurance companies shouldn't exist

Can Progressive MAJORITY in Congress Play HARDBALL?

The Folks Who Missed the Bubble Want Your Social Security

Christian orginization says "people of all faiths or no faith are welcome". I beg to differ.

Suburban Homelessness: Rising Tide of Women, Families

Colombia Mimes CIA:Students as Spies

The Media's Billion Dollar Ad for Evan Bayh

The Country's Only Socialist Bank Thrives During Downturn

Judging By Her Own Theology Sarah Palin Is Disobeying the Bible

Drumbeat: February 16, 2010

Peak oil review - Feb 15

A Politician's View of (Energy and Other) Policy Making

British Airways to fly jets on green fuel made from London's rubbish by 2014

Silicon-coated Nanonets Could Build a Better Lithium-ion Battery

'Climategate' scientist (Phil Jones) speaks out (exclusive interview with Nature)

US Solar Industry Addressing Environmental Impacts

Now IPCC hurricane data is questioned

NREL gives green light to feed-in tariffs

BP drops out of US emissions lobby body

Lutz: hybrids unlikely to grab more than 10% of US market

Possibly New Species Of "Flying Dragon" (Well, Lizard Actually) Turns Up In Buton, Indonesia

Lake George almost lives up to its name

Climate Instability and Abrupt Climate Change:

Missouri Lawmakers’ Resolutions Against Federal Climate Action Would Harm Their Constituents

Texas challenging EPA's greenhouse gas finding

Oil groups mount legal challenge to Schwarzenegger's tar sands ban

NOVA "Extreme Ice"

Team finds subtropical waters flushing through Greenland fjord

Americans favor conservation, but few practice it

Lake Erie Walleye Problems Tied To Reproductive Failure, Not Overfishing - Plain Dealer

Viral Collapse - Guy McPherson

The Carbon Cycle Before Humans - Two studies provide clearer picture of how carbon cycle was ...

Maine's snowpack is nearly gone, Feb temps were way above average and I saw a robin yesterday

Beyond the corn field: Balancing fuel, food and biodiversity (trade-offs of biofuel production)

Diversity of Corals, Algae in Warm Indian Ocean Suggests Resilience to Future Global Warming

Sundaland Clouded Leopard - New Species - Filmed For First Time In Borneo - AFP

All 5 GOP Candidates In OK-5 United In Denying Warming - "I'm A Scientist" Says Urologist Candidate

Climate Change or Global Warming?

Global Warming in Last 15 Years Insignificant, U.K.'s Top Climate Scientist Admits

Would it help the Union of Concerned Scientists to change the name 'Global Warming'

How long before a trend is 'statistically significant'? How questions to Jones were cherry-picking

Obama Administration Announces Loan Guarantees to Construct New Nuclear Power Reactors in Georgia

Biggest Threat to Tigers is China's Appetite for Parts:

Prediction: UConn defeats North Carolina for the championship

WTF?? M$NBC preempts Tweety to show hockey.

The Olympic Night of Figure Skating Fail

George Karl head coach of the Denver Nuggets has throat cancer...

Women's Curling on CNBC: USA vs Japan

U.S. cyclist Floyd Landis accused of computer hacking

In the NFL, kickers score what percentage of total team/league points?

Heads Up: USA Men's Hockey at 3PM ET on USA

Rights activist says 2 former Guatemalan soldiers arrested in 1982 civil war massacre

Colombia Mimes CIA:Students as Spies

Honduras: new government, same terror

Venezuela finds dozens of suspected drug planes

Corporate Death Squads Come Back to Haunt U.S. Companies

Defense Ministry: Building in 29 settlements despite freeze

Most Hamas police applicants only want jobs

Israeli politicians may provoke arrest to force law change in Britain

Mossad's foreign operations have often embarrassed Israel

French Leader's Haiti Visit Revives Bitter Legacy

Ahmadinejad claims Israel will attack within months

Dubai police to issue arrest warrants for 'hit squad' accused of killing Hamas chief

Curling thread

Big Auto Companies, With The Exception Of Ford, Turning To Non-Union Haulers

Economic Report: 1.2 Million U.S. Workers Nearing End Of Jobless Benefits

Teamsters Add Nearly 8,000 Members At Continental Airlines

Today in Labor History Feb 16 First union to win a five-day, 40-hour week, mine disaster kills 74

Support is building for Transportation Security officers

A Pattern of Retreat: The Decline of Pattern Bargaining

Planned closure of Hugo Boss plant in Brooklyn raises questions of fairness

UAW–Ford 'No' vote still echoes through plants

Hospitals Ravaged by Recession Pile More Work on Staff

Restaurant Workers Launch Multi-City Campaign to Transform Low-Wage Industry

DOD rejects DODEA's new policy on same-sex partner transfers

Had dinner in the Castro on Sunday.

1959 conviction still haunts gay man seeking work

Kenneth Starr, Prop. 8 Legal Counsel, Named Baylor President - Gay Rights Leaders Speak Out

Jersey Shore Gay Tirade

Do WISQARS estimates indicate declining unintentional nonfatal gunshot injury rates?

The Rings

Gun sales hotter than a two dollar pistol...

For those who are opposed to firearms in restautants...

"I've really never been afraid for my life at the Red Lobster"

Snow Day essay… Handguns… Murder Rates… United States vs. UK, Canada and Japan.

Do-It-Yourself Genetic Engineering

NASA's Fermi Closes on Source of Cosmic Rays (big image)

Frail boy-king Tut died from malaria, broken leg

Vancouver 2010 - Day 1 - HappyCynic version Part IV: All That Jazz


Another one from the Peru Archives.

Don't make me angry. You wouldn't like me when I'm angry...

I Ching

How to make and use a Medicine Bag....

Radiation and your auric field

The Cardinal Grand Cross... a couple articles & a question.

This place is ripe with possibilities...

Bank of America forecloses on house that couple had paid cash for

Need rebuttal to neocon tax cut argument

Rise in Home-Based Businesses Tests Neighborliness

In California, Exhibit A in Debate on Insurance

Third-hand tobacco smoke causes cancer, study shows

Men 'need better-fitting condoms' (BBC)

Autism's earliest symptoms not evident in children under 6 months

High Levels of Vitamin D in Older People Can Reduce Heart Disease and Diabetes

Study... Aspirin cuts risk of death from breast cancer by 50%

Some Updates/Articles On The Autism Not Linked To Vaccines And Biomed Scam Fronts

Drugging Children?

Cooling Inflammation for Healthier Arteries

Does the law give big companies special opportunities that small firms don't have?

Nut-job preacher

How Christian Were the Founders?

What is your opinion of Montessori schools?

In Utah, a plan to cut 12th grade

Lamb stew with fennel, lentils and peas

The desert that made Julia cry

Jamie Oliver's TED award speech

Next Tuesday (the 23rd) is National Pancake Day