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Archives: February 17, 2010

Politico touts Dem to GOP candidate; ignores scandal with Don Blankenship causing party switch

Why Canada Must Be Nuked

For anybody who says that nobody predicted global warming could cause record snowfalls

uh oh.. FDIC rents massive space

Mellencamp for Senate?

Evan Bayh is right:: "...the movie doesn't have a happy ending."

A Country of Serfs Ruled By Oligarchs

So McCain is upset about pharmaceuticals. That is okay, but he is lucky enough`

shaheen confronts senate for violence against women director delay

On Dealing With Teabaggers (this is kind of a rant, sorry)

The Folks Who Missed the Bubble Want Your Social Security

Aspirin might reduce recurrence risk for breast cancer survivors

The US puts “regime change” in Iran on agenda

Regulatory capture by the health insurance industry

New York Times business reporter resigns... multiple instances of plagiarism

$hitibank unveils financial disaster derivative

Should Sarah Palin Resign From FOX Over The "Downs Syndrome" Brouhaha?

Boozman On Ryan's Social Security Plan: 'We Are Considering All Proposals'

Up Or Down. Govern - Bring On The Vote. 17 Feb 10

So will Joe Scum and Mica Mouse

VA plans to recoup emergency GI Bill payments

Pentagon confirms 1-year delay for JSF

Cutting Social Security "Entitlements"

Military high court to review Graner conviction

The revolution, televised - What Cubans are watching on TV

Campaign to Pull Glenn Beck Off the Air Gains Momentum, Here and Abroad

The never-ending nightmare for Toyota

The never-ending nightmare for Toyota

The never-ending nightmare for Toyota

Lance Mannion: "It ain't broke"

Toles: The Result

Right-Wing Stunts and Tea Party Froth on the Eve of Conservatives' Big Yearly Conference

Who's watching Grading the Stimulus on WJ

Woodward just asked Tim Kaine if he "talks to the president periodically."

Economic Report: Our Wealth Is Being Constantly Redistributed To The Top One Percent

Aid to poorer countries will miss targets, says OECD

David Shuster’s Twitter Silent Since Breitbart/O’Keefe Battle

You know, if you parade Twig, Twit, Tweed, Twerp or whatever Palin named him around...

Must-Read criticism on the role of "moderates"

Hi! Everything wants to kill you, Mark Morford

Sarkozy lands in Haiti -Hmmmmm!

Lawmakers help food stamps get to farmers markets

Neo-Cons, Neo-Nazis And Neo-McVeighs Crash Ron Paul’s Tea Party

Xtra reports from Uganda: Hundreds rally against homosexuality

Anyone else at the Helen Thomas / Craig Crawford town-hall yesterday?

NeoCon Buzzword Bingo

NYT - Judging Stimulus by Job Data Reveals Success

Banana Land and the Corporate Death Squad Scandals

I stole this from our DU Stock Market Report for a larger audience ('toon)

Loser Pat CADDELL gets fired by Dem candidate. The Dem actually wants to WIN!1

The stupid is strong this morning on Washington Journal.

Thoughts on the University of Alabama Shooting

Bush: attacks on America is what keeps him awake at night after 9/11

James O'Keefe: Ass Clown and White Supremacist?

James O'Keefe has to ask his parole officer if it's OK before he can go to CPAC

So, "Family Guy" and Rahm Emanual - BAD. But Rush Limbaugh - OK

Cluster bomb ban to enter into force on Aug. 1

CPAC will feature a Pelosi piñata and Reid punching bag.

And so we ask yet again: why are Democrats such ninnies?

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

Hi! Everything wants to kill you - By Mark Morford,

If Palin becomes President, will you leave the US? Student asks Hillary the burning question

Want to know what pisses me off when watching the Olympics?

‘Kennedys’ miniseries ignites a storm

Body found of another La Crosse college-aged man drown in the Mississippi after drinking.

"Back off" Glen Beck.

Why are Democrats such wienies?

Anyone think DU is getting fanatically leftist?

Feds Charge Med Pot Grower with Posession and Intent to Distribute.......

McCain et al Trying to Outlaw Vitamins and Supplements (or put manufacturers out of business)

Via Newsweek: Next No. 2 for Taliban could be former Guantánamo detainee released by Bush

Hiker found dead on Mount St helens

Grdilock in DC: Any Democrat who is not part of the solution is precisely the problem

IN AWE - title of a one sentence Letter to the Editor in my paper today.

Stimulating Hypocrisy

Toyoda won't testify before congress

Why chuckles greeted Hillary's Gulf tour

The guy that shot the Hooters waitress was a Neil Boortz's fan.

No Nukes! No Nukes! No Nukes!

All I'm saying is...

Why are there no Taliban "bad guy" playing cards like their were Iraqi ones? Budget cuts?

Why are there no Taliban "bad guy" playing cards like their were Iraqi ones? Budget cuts?

Why are there no Taliban "bad guy" playing cards like their were Iraqi ones? Budget cuts?

Just to stop the uproar that is sure to come about Vice President Biden today

Holyfield Accused by Wife

After Voting To Kill Recovery, 110 GOP Lawmakers Tout Its Success, Ask For More Money

Thom Hartmann just debated high speed rail with a conservative.

8 senators so far have signed the letter to Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid

Obama Still Wants Excise Tax on Middle Class for HCR:

Chaos Expected as Lufthansa Pilots Vote to Strike

No Tweety or Ed Today...Hockey Airs from 3PM-8PM

Individual Insurance Rates Soar In At Least 4 States

Hoyer: GOP 'abusing' Senate rules to block Democrats' bills

Mother Jones: President Obama's Nuclear Boondoggle

Thoughts on tenure

Thoughts on tenure

Italy Now Suspected Of Using Derivatives To Hide Their Debt Problem, Just Like Greece

Tom Tomorrow: "Pass me another taxpayer, would you? I swear, they're positively addictive!"

Trolls love writing letters to the newspaper editor too (today's LA Times)

Facebook Zero: To Get More of Your Data Dollars, Social Networking Takes a Cue From Crack Dealers

Facebook Zero: To Get More of Your Data Dollars, Social Networking Takes a Cue From Crack Dealers

Do you give a damn about the "deficit"?

David Shuster Muzzled? Tweets Suggest MSNBC Management Ordered Him Off Twitter

Can Fox "News" or for that matter any News source be embarrassed into reporting on Republican

Every Republican should be linked EVERY DAY to Bush and Cheney's fascist attack on our economy

I went to church(Catholic) on Sunday...a divisive issue came up..

Mount Vernon To Right Wingers: You're Not Welcome Here

Nuclear Power - yea or nay

O Happy, happy days. It's that time of the year again. The CPAC circus is back in town.

When a politician talks about bipartisanship what he really means...

Endgame? House, Senate Edge Towards Deal On Bill For Health Summit

"Lifetime limits" on medical insurance plans--are they ever raised?

Glenn Beck Loses 103 Sponsors as His UK Broadcast Runs 5 Days With No Ads

Tired of Dan Gaynor on Hartmann

So, my boss is annoyed with my migraines.

Oranges prompt police department evacuation. . . .

Amnesty Int.: Nato 'ill-equipped' to probe loss of life or prevent further civilian deaths

Group: NATO Forces Blocking Movement of Wounded Afghan Civilians

Humanitarian actors need urgent funding to aid Afghans, says UN official

The Rude Pundit: Conservatives Are Signing Some Worthless Thing Today

'Wall Street Still Doesn't Get It'

HuffPo: Failing Upward: Former Bush Speechwriter, Torture Advocate Mark Thiessen Given WaPo Column


Iowa Guard set for largest deployment in years

Newest Version Of "Gun-Grabbers" Canard. "They're Going To Take Your Wii!"

Life imitates art- well, it imitates the move 'Frozen'. Money-burning snowboarder rescued from lift

inHumana to cut 2,500 jobs

California teachers’ pension fund faces $43 billion shortfall

It's Official: Karen Bass To Run For Congress - a favorite to replace Rep. Diane Watson (CA)

The Deficit Zealots and Their Media Enablers

Let's make a list of the major and minor legislation accomplishments of Evan Bayh...

I'd like to say a word about U.S. relief efforts in Haiti

Will Susan Bayh stay on the payroll of for profit health care companies .....

nouveau pauvre!

How Healthy is your County?

EPA's tough talk on BPA goes silent after lobbyist meeting

America’s Global Weapons Monopoly

Wall Street Wants To Burn Down Your House

Students sent complants and petitions to administrators over professor charged in shootings

Subcommittee C, to plan the implementation of the consideration of the policy...

Subcommittee C, to plan the implementation of the consideration of the policy...

Repeal the 17th Amendment

Toon: Making the world safe for hypocrisy

Michigan sends out letters to Unemployed "benefit extensions may not be renewed"

Borosage: Bayh is the symbol of Washington's disease: bipartisan folly

Texting while driving likely caused fatality of Jenison student, Ottawa County police say

Insurer to raise Iowa rates 18 percent

10 Most Lethal Driving Mistakes

Right wing forms "Military Culture Commission" in order to influence the military

Net Neutrality: The National Broadband Plan & Civil Rights

So how long now before "Al Qaeda" magically appears

Pro-tax groups protest budget cuts at Ill. Capitol - story with pics

New wave of foreclosures by end of 2010 is feared

Got got results from our Town's Food Drive

For those that missed Gov. Dean on Mourning Joe today - Wow! Video at link:

Obama's Atomic Blunder: He's driven a deep wedge between himself and the environmental movement

Average Tea Party member: Rural upscale conservative male

Bayh really hurt the GOP this time

I'm willing to admit that Obama's good presidential attributes FAR outweight his bad prez attributes

Africa's first high-speed train

The $555,000 Student-Loan Burden

Snort- "the tubby tots tea party"

Al Qaeda is a cult and can be eliminated with 24 months

The city of Charleston in the state of South Carolina will be hosting its first Gay Pride.

SA economy 'to grow 2.3% in 2010'

OK, I'm drunk again.... (warning, bad language)

George Carlin: the Earth + plastic

Can we ban paying lobbyists?

Rachel is coming up on Andrea Mitchell after Evan Bayh

Regarding Sarah Palin and the "mother" of Trig, let's let our own birther movement die.

Shortly after the stimulus bill passed, the economy actually started to turn around

Report on Marines' water omitted cancer chemical

What Should Progressives Do?

ConstiPERVatives sign historic Mt. Vernon Statement of 'Principles' (you can sign it too!)

Toyota gas pedal problem: We've got a bigger problem now

GOP - All Slogans, but no solutions.

Afghanistan Policy

"BBC man Ray Gosling admits killing Aids-suffering lover "

Chronic health conditions increasing in children

3G demand expanding too fast for networks

Haitian judge frees 8 of 10 missionaries, no bail or further conditions

Given nbr. of threads on corporations DUers might watch “The Corporation” at HULU

Woods to end silence, but no questions

Party Gridlock in Washington Feeds Fear of a Debt Crisis

Spoiler from the Olympics. Enter at your own risk.

So here's the scoop on Bayh

Central Florida "Legoland" to hire Rod Blagojevich to be Lego Man.. their spokesperson

Image Crisis in America

John Murtha special election added to May 18 primary schedule

Making Work Pay Credit- Well Thank you Obama!

A $2 bill for $17 plus $5 shipping? Sign me up!

A Reminder Of The GOP "Compassionate Conservatism In Action" Health Care Plan

Oh, NOW his name is Samuel Wurzelbacher or whatever.


Palin/Bye 2012... that is if we don't quit first..

Palin/Bye 2012... that is if we don't quit first..

Wednesday TOONS, Part 2

Being the "little guys" - WE will NEVER win!

Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell Rolls Back Non-Discrimination Protections For Gay State Workers - TPM

Gov't mortgage plan aids 12 percent of borrowers

The Course of Empire, a series of paintings by Thomas Cole.

Nukes Aren't the Answer

WTF - the leading headline on Diane Sawyer's news

Taliban using human shields

Tidewater seeks arbitration for disputes in Venezuela

Help Me !!.... I can't stop watching Olympic Curling !!!

Dean and Morning Joe panel call Obama a Wuss.

Calif. research shows pot can ease muscle spasms

Public Schools, residency laws, and accessibility (why my kid couldn't attend public school)

Zsa Zsa's flamboyant husband (independent) joins race for CA gov

Okay, Palin works for Fox AND she's complaining about Fox, so...

"Sarah Palin 2012- Change You'll Be Begging For"

Will Marjah be a 'success' on the ground in southern Afghanistan, or only in the Western press?

"The Mtvernon Statment"


Sanders joins Dems in final push for public option

Meanwhile, Up North... New Hampshire Says No: Equal Marriage Rights Preserved! - DailyKos

Explaining the Senate rules, in basketball terms

Calif. redistricting commission attracts mostly white, male applicants

Unfortunately, I think it may be too late, the bowl may have been flushed

We do not have time to "debate" climate change

a fauxy Alice in Wonderland

Jeffrey Rosen: Roberts versus Roberts, Just how radical is the chief justice?

Democrats put Missouri's Kit Bond in 'Hypocrisy Hall of Fame' for stance on stimulus

USA TODAY: John Mellencamp for Evan Bayh's Senate Seat?

One more reason why I hate John Cornyn. Not that I need another one.

Sarah Palin Vs. The Family Guy

If Americans are smarter than given credit for, than why do they keep electing the same people?

Hold on you EXTREME Young Conservative Activists! XPAC is here!

Toyota head won't attend U.S. hearing / Prius repairs moving ahead of schedule

Proper health care requires everybody in the same boat

BOLD members of the HOUSE and SENATE look to all Americans for SUPPORT... do not abandon them!

Iraq to Blackwater and other contractors: "We are in charge, not you"

Fox Is Turning on the Teabaggers, Part 2: BillO Gets The Memo

Mandatory Wednesday Malloy Truthseekers check in!!

Apple sure does do business with some sick fu**s

When you place a cold pot of water on a stove top burner...

When you place a cold pot of water on a stove top burner...

Navy opens review of care Murtha received in surgery

From The Nation: Senator Mellencamp?

Is the polarization of DU consistent with anyone's definition of "liberal"?

Afghanistan outpost decision an insane strategy


"Nobody, NOBODY likes (Tweety)"

"Fiscal conservative" has lost all meaning

Judge’s confirmation one of many stalled: Filibusters slow U.S. Senate in approving jurists

Berlin children win right to be noisy

Toronto Star: Man reportedly used fake Olympics pass, came within metres of Joe Biden

This is why we can't work with the Tea Party people

Venezuela's Polar Defends Itself As Chavez Moves In

Can you believe today's most important story cannot be posted in LBN?

Imagine if, one year ago, Congress had passed a stimulus bill that really worked.

The "Bite Me" thread for February 17, 2010.

President Obama spoke out against nuclear power plants!

I know 10 people who have jobs because of stimulus money - they probably don't know it themselves

Taliban Resistance Slows Coalition Progress in Marja, Afghanistan

Greece loses EU voting power in blow to sovereignty

Wash. Post adds to its stable of former Republican staffers (Mark Theissen)

Americans stock up to be ready for end of the world

Whaling activist may be charged / Sea Shepherd member who boarded Japan ship to be handed to JCG

217 workers possibly exposed to radiation at Canadian nuclear power plant

Agreement Near on New Overseer of Banking Risks

WANTED For War Crimes

Empty promises: U.A.E.'s sky-high office vacancy rates and empty apartments

Congressional Members get bundles of lobbyist cash

A New Party Strategy for Democrats: Demand An Opposition

Current Offensive Just First Step in Afghanistan

LTTE: H-1B visas allow companies to avoid hiring American workers

The Mother of all perpetual wars- The War on Terror

Smith College announces commencement speaker: Rachel Maddow

Movie "The Cove"

Tiger Woods owes you zippo

The most popular story on right now is.....

Special election for Murtha's seat will be primary day May 18

Judge Judy CNN interview.

Health Insurers Break Profit Records As 2.7 Million Americans Lose Coverage

Dianne Feinstein Signs On To Public Option Push

In These Times: Escape From the Dismal Life

BREAKING: U.S. to launch investigation of Toyota Corolla steering problems

Michiganders--Call Levin and Stabenow about the Public Option!!

A Bipartisan Warning:

Just like we have the government we deserve, we also have the healthcare we deserve

"Rush is Right"

Joe Is Back - And Mad As Hell

Need help debunking Kronick UCSD (nobody dies from lack of healthcare)

Are you a member of a DU family?

Wednesday TOONS, Part 3

Mr Fish....

Update on Public Option, Klobuchar and Cardin indicate support

Missing Mexican Grey Wolf Spotted In Ham Lake

If you've never seen the movie "The Man from Earth", I highly recommend it

US Geological Survey: 6.8 magnitude earthquake rocks China-Russia-North Korea border region

I've long been liberal, but

Excellent commentary from CBS Radio against the tea partiers:

Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell rolls back protections for gay state workers.

British Conservatives Vs American Conservatives - re:homosexuality Andrew Sullivan

I'm writing a letter to the editor and I was wondering if I can get some input before I send.

Politico - "Why Washington is broken?" - Hint: The Republicans

Reading Joe Biden's forehead

Reading Joe Biden's forehead

Senator Retires, and Voters, Too, Grow Dismayed

Mandatory Wednesday Malloy Truthseekers check in!!

The Hill: Mellencamp for Senate?

Am I alone in thinking this story from 2/12 is related to Bayh's decision?

I don't care who the GOP runs

No one here needs liberating, they say

Liberty University Dehumanizes Homosexuals

Millennials are less religious than preceding age groups

FRONTLINE on PBS now! "The Warning"

It looks like CO Sen Bennett has been listening to his constituents...

Trading An Addiction To Oil For An Addiction To Uranium? Why Not Ditch The Dealer-

Pentagon's story now is that it killed 12 Afghan civilians in order to save civilians

Palin Says U.S. Has Two-Party System; Asks Tea Partiers to Do the "Smart Thing" and Pick the GOP

Palin Says U.S. Has Two-Party System; Asks Tea Partiers to Do the "Smart Thing" and Pick the GOP

Fox (Doocy) preemptive strike against Mellencamp: ‘He’s way over there, really very liberal’

Christian Science Monitor: John Mellencamp: Replacement for Evan Bayh in Senate?

Christian Science Monitor: John Mellencamp: Replacement for Evan Bayh in Senate?

UCSD fraternity hosts 'Compton Cookout', mocking black history month

Amazing photos of Carnival from around the world

Tim Griffin denies he was involved in a 2004 scheme to suppress votes of the homeless and soldiers

Vast Majority Oppose Supreme Court Ruling (except Republican leaders, of course)

How do we fight back against the rule of Corporations?

Jim Hightower: Health Insurers More Grotesquely Greedy Than Wall Street Bankers

We're Off Track

Campaign Contributions Up Five Percent In Fourth Quarter As Big Donors Beg For The Begging To Stop

You guys ready for this?

UK calls in Israeli ambassador as Dubai killing row escalates

UK calls in Israeli ambassador as Dubai killing row escalates

Making Partner Less Likely as Big Law Firms Face Cash Crunch

Meet the Flintstones

Why do "fiscal conservative" "small government" advocates miss the most basic point?

At the end of the first quarter in the Super Bowl, the Saints were behind 10-0

Tongue in Cheek

The Ameriadude in jeans and a flannel just nailed it in whatever sport that

Are Republican voters insane, or just plain stupid?

Those Republicans sure know how to create jobs!

Technical question about the filibuster

Wednesday TOONS, Part 1

Let the President Know - About a Better Approach to Reform, Medicare for All

Spin on Amy Bishop's political views

Olympic Committee Scared of Women?

E&J Gallo conned into buying 18 million bottles of fake wine

Eight states to introduce program for 10th graders to get diploma early and enroll in college

Medicare is bad business … A doc’s POV

Goodbye and thanks for all the fish

Goodbye and thanks for all the fish

Keep your arms and legs in the vehicle, riders....The Commercial Real Estate Ride is going down !!!!

Kucinich's Prophetic "Prayer for America" Speech 8 Years Ago Today

Police shootings in the week after Hurricane Katrina. Incredible series of articles

Veggies in, lawns out. Seed Trends - food gardening, pickling.

Pedal parts supplier CTS says 'This is Toyota's recall'

Happiest Cities In America: 2010 Well-Being Index Released (PHOTOS)

It turns out Egypt's beloved boy-king wasn't so golden after all

Pagan worship at Air Force Academy by Bob Barr

1977: Isaac Asimov talks lack of fuel and the future...

You just KNOW there's a smoking gun in the Toyota e-mail system. You KNOW there is.

Poll: Large majority opposes Supreme Court's decision on campaign financing

Nice headline, NBC

Cops: Imitation pot as bad as the real thing

This is why I belive that conservative republicans emrace and tout the "Pro-life" position

Violence against women is justified, says pupil study

BREAKING: Three Tesla employees die in Palo Alto plane crash *UPDATE

ROTFLOL ALERT: CNN Profiles the Teabaggers: Rich White Christian Males

Blood-bank chief's pay raised to $605,000 -- then 42 jobs cut

What happens when freepers have their health prescription coverage denied...

University of California: Ten year medical marijuana study released.

A Limit On Assets Accumulation?

History Channel, Stop RW Kennedy Smears!

History Channel, Stop RW Kennedy Smears!

History Channel, Stop RW Kennedy Smears!

Bill Clinton is officially back at work - story and pic

Bill Clinton is officially back at work - story and pic

There's a giant yellow nuclear reactor in the sky above my house!

There's a giant yellow nuclear reactor in the sky above my house!

What if all states had to be "donor" states? (as a way to cut the deficit)

Bustin' loose: O'Keefe wrestles with parole officer to make CPAC

Las Vegas Monorail’s failure may drive down state’s credit

Teabagger calls for hanging death of Senator Patty Murray

Here Comes Single-Payer Healthcare in Another State

The same thing that happened to Carter and Clinton is going to happen to Obama

Rare, Open-pollinated & Heirloom Garden Seeds...good source here

Stress claim denied for Conn. cop who shot chimp

Stress claim denied for Conn. cop who shot chimp

Jimmy Carter unwittingly helped the GOP, and the DLC

Deadly Child Abuse Case Linked To "Biblical Chastisement" (1 child dead, 2nd in critical condition)

Hey Catholic Church, You get to tell me I am immoral when you clean up your pedophile mess

Clinton warns Iran not to 'build their bomb'

A man jumps to his death and people -- laugh?

A good friend explains why Bayh is really quitting

How tax cuts killed California

Anyone still have the canned tuna under your bed that the Bush administration told us to put there?

Space enthusiasts ALERT! (mild dial-up warning - two images)

RFK, MLK, Huey Long. Has a right-wing leader in this country ever been

"You've got the Presidency, the Senate, and the House, and you STILL can't get anything done???"

Nah, we aren't in a depression

Who else saw Bill Black on PBS? Whoa,

Today I figured out why we still have our Dean signs and other memorabilia.

Heads Up, An old email from President Obama

An observation about the arguments against Nuclear Power Plants

Endorsement of US Nuke Plants = equal opportunity spirit killer: Duck&Cover Kids and Youth of Today

Breitbart Lied About ACORN 'Pimp' Story in His Own WashTimes Column

'Whatever you give a woman, she will make greater."

Obama is the Best We Will Get

This won't be popular but I'm posting it anyway. Popularity ani't all that great anyway.

"Things Suck" - If The Democrats don't stop things from sucking-The People will throw them out.

When was the last time you read a book?

Sugar May Be Bad But This Sweetener Is Far More Deadly

"Number One"

Real health reform once again shut out...

Real health reform once again shut out...

Swabbing hands now at the airport? The cost and hassle. I think more people are going to agree

(Conway, Ark.)PD arrests two for leaving child in car

worst campaign website ever

A one term pres, huh? (rant)

If You're Serious About The Public Option, Go Here And See If Your Dem Senator Is On This List !!!

If You're Serious About The Public Option, Go Here And See If Your Dem Senator Is On This List !!!

I just got off the phone w/ Blue Cross (North Carolina) and I'm so mad I could explode.

I just got off the phone w/ Blue Cross (North Carolina) and I'm so mad I could explode.

I think part of the problem on energy (nuclear) debate is people can't grasp the scale.

I think part of the problem on energy (nuclear) debate is people can't grasp the scale.

I think part of the problem on energy (nuclear) debate is people can't grasp the scale.

I Support President Obama in Building New Nuclear Power Plants.

Republican "Prayer" against Health Care Reform (satire)

Lobby Firm Tells Clients How To Sway Elections While Avoiding 'Public Scrutiny'

The Richest 1% Have Captured America's Wealth - What's It Going to Take to Get It Back?

Grow Your Own - Urban Farming's Challenge to Corporate Agriculture

How Blackwater built morale: Strippers, prostitutes and murder

An impulse post - deleted! :)

A compulsive post - repeated :)

An explosive post - completed :)

A repulsive post - deleted :)

A flamey post - ignited :)

An ignited post - flamed :)


Need some advise concerning the auto train

A classic Tonight Show moment from the Carson era!

Guess what returns next week on LOST? Jackface!!! (microspoiler picture)

Flottz's theory of relativity

A client who canceled a $54,000 proposal a year ago emailed me and said he's ready to re-visit it

Shoot anyone wearing a ski mask.

As Brazil Gets Hotter, So Does Its National Drink

Ford Recalls 2010 Mustang For Being Too Cool

Du won't let me post! I keep getting this error:

All of a sudden,people quit calling me back..

Update. still is missing in action.

Does anyone want some dogs?

Dear female smokers: Do you honestly thing that perfume is hiding the fact that you smoke??!!

Has anyone here received plastic surgery to change some feature they don't like? `

Happy Birthday BarenakedLady!

Happy Birthday MissHoneychurch!

They're fixing the plumbing in the breakroom right down the hall...

Plumber's smile?

Was Joaquin Phoenix good as Johnny Cash?

It's Fish Sandwich Season again!

Ekatrina Gordeeva..Happy Ending (for you pairs fans)

Fun in Brasil! Carnaval Photos

My loos leak.

Carnival in Rio with the Governator

OK, Who can change their pants in the air whenever they want?

my screws are loose

Anyone good with computers? I need help

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

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

Hi - I'm Oldnews here.

Not to be a copy cat, but I just want a Chase and Sanborn.

Just bought me a bottle of Firestone 13.

"I was told that I could listen to the radio at a reasonable volume from nine to eleven..."

My next door neighbor is a fuckwad.

Kim Kardashian Outs Air Marshal On Twitter During Flight

my son, the but tutcher, kept asking me why he couldn't just have

My head hurts, my feet stink, and I don't love Jesus.

I never heard of the word piehole growing up in Texas, must be northern word.

Just bought me a bottle fo Thunderbird

Not to be a copycat, but who died and left LeftyFingerPop the ruler of the DU Lounge

I want Drew Barrymore to make another Firestarter movie.

Not to be a copycat, but what the heck?

Just bought me a bottle of Drano.

I just got this spam email. "2010 Toyota 4Runner, Not For The Faint of Heart"

Link for Eurosports Audio Olympics Coverage

Link for Eurosports Audio Olympics Coverage

What the hell is going on with my e-mail?


Just bought me a bottle of Mad Dog 20/20

I just bought me a bottle of Boone's Farm

Random observations thread.

"I'm sending you some Spring!1"

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

A.N.G.E.L.- Dwele feat. Slum Village

Common - The Corner ft. The Last Poets

Mos Def -The Ecstatic - Auditorium ft. Slick Rick (Produced By Madlib)

DJ Spinna - feat. Fresh Daily, P.SO, Homeboy Sandman (AOK) "Get On Down"

So, my boss is annoyed with my migraines.

Not to be a copycat, but SHUT YOUR FUCKING PIEHOLE.

Menahan Street Band - "Make the Road by Walking" Live

It's time for the Movie Pants Game!

Jay-Z - Roc Boys

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

Albq & Santa Fe area DUers: benefit show and jam this Sun. for a local musician with cancer

Oh No - Move ft. J Dilla & Roc C


Four Tet & Guilty Simpson - Money Motivated Movements

Busta Rhymes & J Dilla - Dillagence - Takin What's Mine

Four Tet - As Serious As Your Life (J Dilla Remix)

Massive Attack - United Snakes

Slum Village - Selfish (Remix)

Since DUers know everything: where can I buy "Trailer Park Boys" DVDs?

Computer Whizes of the DU Lounge: SOS! My computer is ridiculously slow...

David Matthews - Sandworms

Jan Akkerman - Streetwalker

Canto de Ossanha and City of God

Tricky - Overcome

Sharon Jones and the Dap Kings - 100 Days

bossa nova

"Sandalia Della" - Stan Getz & Flora Purim

Post your favorite video that features footage of Franklin Street

Flora Purim - Stories to tell

Flora Purim - Open your eyes you can fly

Jack Arel & Jean-Claude Petit - Psychedelic Portrait

The Stylistics - People Make The World Go Round

Need to take color out of your linoleum? Buy yourself a bottle of Slivovitz plum brandy.

Sylvia Striplin - You Cant Turn Me Away

Change - The Glow Of Love

Isaac Hayes scores Shaft film - Café Reggio & Shaft Theme 1971

Jesse James reunited with lost dog CinnaBun

George Benson - Nature Boy



57 years old and reminiscing/regretting about all the good ones I let go.

Almost very serious Hollywood mistcasts

Well, ladies...I give you GQ!

Once again NBC prooves why they are the WORST network to carry the Olympics

Are there any Photographers hanging out here tonight?

Official I Don't Give A Rat's Ass What Tiger Woods Will Say on Fri. thread

WILLIE NELSON - A Whiter Shade Of Pale

Any Texas DU'er here? I will be spending time in San Antonio over the

Wow we just became part of the drastic cuts happening in Alberta.

Bring On The Night - THE POLICE

Do you Roomba?

My Grandfather is too old to grocery shop now..

Tonight on Mantracker : "Hainsley and Andrew"

Why Women's Olympic Hockey Leaves Men Disappointed

Going to see the Wolfman later tonight.

Meshell Ndegeocello - Earth (Ben Watt Lazy Dog Remix)

Maxwell - Lifetime ( Ben Watt Lazy Dog Remix)

Half Pipe snowboarding is about to start 10:15 EST

Anybody have experience with Classmates?

Could use your positive thoughts and prayers for the inlaws today.

Did I just see that?

90 year-old Briton has delivered papers for 68 years

What is your favorite insane death-cult?

Do you ever think about someone you knew long ago and wonder if they think of you?


Movie "The Cove"

This pic of Michelle Obama on HuffPo just seemed rather stunning,

Fuckin' extreme conservatism! WOOO!!!!!

Am I just being paranoid here?

What is your favorite mundane result?

Happy Birthday miss_american_pie

Ever dealt with feline renal failure?

Sade - By Your Side (Ben Watt Lazy Dog Remix)

Are you a member of a DU family?

Remember that time that guy said that about the wondering system convene burst upon light shadows?

TMZ Photo: Donna "Ellie Mae Clampett" Douglas at 75

A welcome to new DU'ers!

Dolphins surfing South Africa

Do you ever use the sync software with external harddrives or do you just copy and paste?

Judge Judy CNN interview.

Kids In The Hall - Chicken Lady At Strip Show

“Susie Q” Writer and Rockabilly Star Dale Hawkins Dead at 73

Pilling A Cat

Your very own personal Seinfeld moments...

Complain about the really insignificant stuff in your life, in this thread...

Man builds igloo in parents' front yard complete with flat screen TV

Today, I Held The Door Open for Janeane Garafolo

Requesting lounge vibes

What the...

Help Me !!.... I can't stop watching Olympic Curling !!!

What music do you have on your Ipod/MP3?

Have any of you ever heard the late Richard Nixon sing or play the piano?

DU Facebookers...

The BlueIris Semi-Nightly Poetry Break, 2/17/10

Science is PWNED! by the Bible!

What are the "little things" you get enjoyment from?

YAY I just ordered chinese food!

CONFESS!!!!!! What was your bumwine of choice when you didn't know any better

What is your favorite profane insult?

"Have you ever seen a sexier owl??"

Over a year later and I still don't know if Obama supports a public option or expansion of medicare

Steele appeases Tea Party activists in lengthy meeting - "the beginning of a relationship"

Some things are just not easy to reconcile.

Put the CNN Poll in the Trash where it belongs!

McDonell expected to unveil budget cuts today

Stimulating Hypocrisy: 111 Lawmakers Block Recovery While Taking Credit For Its Success

U.S. Economy: Factory Production, Home Starts Exceed Forecasts

Top US Envoy Meets Assad As Syria Back In From The Cold

"Housing starts have now risen 21.1% in the past year." (up 2.8% in January.)

NEWS! HuffPo has a positive article on the Stimulas bill and POTUS..

"The 11 Democrats who will decide the fate of healthcare reform"

EPI: "One year since the passage of the Recovery Act, its efficacy has been unmistakable."

"Pakistan: Detained Taliban Chief Talking"

Brad DeLong rebuts the GOP on the "interest costs of funding the ARRA" and additional spending

jeb fuck is coming to Wisconsin for fucker scott walker

Democrats Get Their Issue

Stimulus graphic that shows the success:

"Endgame? House, Senate Edge Towards Deal On Bill For Health Summit"

* *Calling All DUers - Sat. 3/20 March on D.C.* *

"Democrats mark the anniversary of the stimulus with GOP 'hypocrites' video"

Pelosi: We Must Build on Recovery Act Success and Stay Focused on Creating Good-Paying Jobs

Dammit. Yet again....My hard-won apathy about Health Reform is shattered watching Countdown tonite

State Sen. Tom Holland, Baldwin City Democrat, to announce candidacy for governor

Moderator asks Palin what she believes is the number threat to America today... "besides Obama".

How many times do you call your republican reps?

Moderate Party leader to run for R.I. governor

"Mount Vernon To Right Wingers: You're Not Welcome Here"

Samuels' gubernatorial bid banking on business boost

Va. to challenge Obama administration over global warming finding

**** Heads Up: POTUS Calls International Space Station ****

DeLay may enter crowded GOP 3rd District race

DeLay may enter crowded GOP 3rd District race

Tom Toles on the Dems and Health Care...

Ezra Klein: Selling Insurance Across State Lines: A terrible, no good, very bad healthcare idea

Four MORE Senators Ask Reid to Use Reconciliation....

Lawmakers Grill WellPoint Execs Over Profits, Rate Hikes

"Exclusive: Another Taliban Leader Captured in Pakistan"

Republicans: Don't be harping about the debt when every single one of you voted against 'Pay Go!'

Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell Rolls Back Non-Discrimination Protections For Gay State Workers

Feinstein rules out run for California governor

Seems like forever that Zogby sent me an online poll

Statements about Stimulus

This was NOT me....

I am amazed at all we have accomplished with what we have had to fight against....seriously

I hope that Dem Senators are serious about the Public Option & that this isn't pre-summit posturing

If I were paranoid...

Chart: before and after the Recovery Act

"Democrats 'very close' to healthcare agreement"

Caterpillar recalling 100 workers to Lafayette plant (Indiana)

Howard Dean on Mourning Joe

"Gibbs: President Obama "Would Love" To Appear On Daily Show.."

US job loss Dec 2007 to Jan 2010

Tea Party Revolution Could Undermine Republican Jewish Outreach

Tea Party Revolution Could Undermine Republican Jewish Outreach

Huckabee Gets Michelle Obama on Fox

CNN research poll says Obama and Democrats in trouble.

When people vote Republican, what the hell do they think they're going to get

A death in Homer.

Corporate Media Hype Tea Partiers Way beyond their Actual Significance

Two notes: President may introduce his own HCR BILL. Poll suggests Americans want a do-over on HCR

WaPo POLL: 80% oppose Supreme Court's decision on campaign financing, support congressional fix.

Bush 43: "Who the hell is Marco Rubio?"

Bush was not a success when it came to Congress.

My advice to this Administration......

**** Heads Up! POTUS Speaks on the Economy, 10:25pm EST ****

Freepers All Upside Down over FRED THOMPSON Endorsing McLame

I'm against building nuclear power plants..

Mongiardo internal shows 18-point lead in primary

Talkingpointsmemo: Tea Partiers Forming Circular Firing Squad

A Call to Treason - Special Update

HRC: Best Secretary of State Ever

CNN Poll: Tea Party Bigger Than You Think

"Reid woos Scott Brown on jobs bill"

Ezra Klein: The White House's Troubled Relationship with Labor

Dear Tea Party movement: Palin Says There Are Just Two Parties and You're Going to Have to Pick One.

TPM: Bayh: Hey, Senate! Reform The Filibuster Already!

My Republican friend says "Obama's stimulus cost roughly 240K per job." What is she talking about?

Photos: You see Mr. Boehner, you're missing the point....

HCR Action Updates - OFA Pledge Tops 7 Million, HCAN & Allies Marches & Rallies Start Today

Klobuchar (and Harkin) supports reconciliation, public option

Heh.... Rick Santorum lubing his supporters into a froth for a presidential run

After all the facts re the Utter GOP Failures these past years..The GOP have the GALL, The AUDACITY,

Here's the Crux of the Problem in my opinion. We are The Party of Nothing.

What Our Minds shall Conceive, We Can Achieve....

Job Loss Chart: Bush Vs. Obama

Today I heard a 94 year old Democrat explain why Obama isn't FDR.

It's Now, or (for too many) Never

Colombia Mimes CIA:Students as Spies

Ahmadinejad claims Israel will attack within months

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

British men named as assassins shocked by claims

US drone strike 'kills four' militants in Pakistan

U.K. Unemployment Claims Jump to Highest Since 1997

Aid to poorer countries will miss targets, says OECD

Poll: Large majority opposes Supreme Court's decision on campaign financing

Judge rejects lawsuit over 2 dead Gitmo detainees

Iran refuses to stop enrichment in return for isotopes

Military coups are something of the past, says Iraqi general

3G demand expanding too fast for networks

Texting while driving likely caused fatality of Jenison student, Ottawa County police say

Credit Card Delinquency Rates Level Off

Maldives: Taliban met with Afghan gov't envoys

Pakistan confirms Taliban 'number two' arrested

Africa's first high-speed train

Data on industry output, home building boost hopes

DNC's 'Hypocrisy Hall of Fame' calls out Republicans over stimulus stance

Party Gridlock in Washington Feeds Fear of a Debt Crisis

Suspect in reporter's death in Mexico to be freed

A Haitian judge grants bail to eight of 10 detained Americans and says they can leave the country.

Hamas official accused of helping Mossad hit squad

Hamas official accused of helping Mossad hit squad

Cops: Imitation pot as bad as the real thing

Russia says missile delivery to Iran delayed

Goldman Sachs, Greece Didn’t Disclose Swap, Investors ‘Fooled’

Wash. Post adds to its stable of former Republican staffers (Mark Theissen)

Associated Press: Israelis convinced: Mossad behind Dubai hit

STOCK MARKET WATCH, Wednesday February 17

Iraq to seize security contractors' heavy weapons

Dianne Feinstein says no to governor's race

Report on Marines' water omitted cancer chemical

Toyota chief says company considering Corolla recall

Stress claim denied for cop who shot chimp

Astronauts unveil phenomenal new window on world

Lawmakers Grill WellPoint Execs Over Profits, Rate Hikes

Sanders joins Dems in final push for public option (count now @ 10 Senators)

Senate Panel Announces Big Hearing on Blackwater’s Afghanistan Contract

3 dead in small-plane crash in East Palo Alto (Tesla Motors Executives)

Tea Party activist: Hang Patty Murray

Just weeks before elections, specter of sectarian violence resurfaces in Iraq

NH House rejects 2 anti-gay marriage measures

Police: Mentally ill man breached security near Joe Biden at Olympics opening ceremony

Amy Bishop charged with 2002 assault at IHOP (Alabama Shooter)

Palin: Tea Partiers "Have to Pick a Party"

Judging Stimulus by Job Data Reveals Success

Dianne Feinstein Signs on to public option push

Maui County sues Merrill Lynch over access to $32 million in securities

Four More Dem Senators Join Push For Vote On Public Option

Spate of Christian killings before Iraq March vote

In a doomsday cyber attack scenario, answers are unsettling

U.S. Cracks Down on ‘Contractors’ as a Tax Dodge

Man Dies After Ambulance Can't Reach Him In Snow (in the City for 3 days)

TSA to swab airline passengers' hands in search for explosives

Evan Bayh Predicts Third-Party Candidate Could Win Presidency: 'Ross Perot Moment'

TAKE ACTION: Public Option Whip List

Former paramilitary death-squad leader captured in Colombia

Officers Won’t Face Federal Charges in Sean Bell Killing

Obama Re-Election: Majority Don't Think President Deserves Second Term, According To CNN Poll

S.C. pol wants to ban U.S. currency

Poll: Large majority opposes Supreme Court's decision on campaign financing

Argentina imposes shipping rules in Falklands oil row

Jay Electronica - Exhibit C

XemVanAdams: We Were Born Gay & We Aren't Going To Hell

'Vanilla Ice is now officially off the hook as the worst rapper since Vanilla Ice.' - OYE

Hedge Funds and the Global Economic Meltdown

Politicians: An Apology

Papantonio Explodes on Fox Panel

GOP: Recovery Act Hypocrites

I'm Afraid of Christians

Young Turks: Right Wing TV Talking Points On Terrorism Debunked

Rachel Maddow on the GOP and Cheney's staggering hypocrisy on UndieBomber

Rachel Maddow on Utah, education, and a hilarious homophobe

Banned Commercial

Chevron Lawyer Freudian Slip (Hilarious)

Kids Are Having Sex--And Need Access to Care

BraveNewFilms: Stop The Kennedy Smears

TYT: Obama Kicks Terrorist Ass & Glenn Beck Hates It?

Capitalism: A Love Story' DVD Extra Preview - Bank of North Dakota

Bye, Bye Bayh!

TYT: Chart - Record Breaking Republican Obstructionism! (Courtesy of Rachel Maddow)

TYT: "Moderate" & "Centrist" = Owned By Corporations (& Failure Of The Mainstream Media)

Bill Maher Interview With Larry King pt.1

MoveOn Counter Tea Party Protest in Seattle

Young Turks: The Lobbying-Media Complex w/ The Nation's Sebastian Jones

Bill Maher on Larry King Live: Cheney is a liar

Glenn Beck Madness & Paranoia - with Tom Waits Music

Rachel Maddow: Rachel Tells Glenn Beck to “Back Off”

Wurzelbacher: The MEDIA ruined my life, NOT McCain, but I'll throw him under the bus anyway.

People with stuff written on their hands! It's a Tea Party campaign ad! Two snaps UP, Tea Party!

Elders of Wall St. Favor More Regulation.

Database Gives Snapshot of Health in Each County.

Human Rights Group Renews Appeal for Torture Memo Report

GOP Hypocrisy on ‘Stimulus’ Reaches Whole ‘Nother Level

NYT Invents "Broad Agreement" About Budget Problem

Yes They Can

Washington Post editorials debate the use of the word "retard"

Smith College Students Go Wild When Maddow Announced As Commencement Speaker

Palin’s Cunning Sleight of Hand

How we'll beat the deficit

Can the Ticking Middle East Conflict Be Defused?

The Great Bi-Partisan Deception By Shamus Cooke

Religious Right attempts to hide the Deism of America's Founders

Elders of Wall St. Favor More Regulation

Greed Trophy up for Grabs

Bayh's Burning Bridges

NATO troops kill more civilians

Biden: "Washington right now is broken.."

A Scary Tea Party

Stopping the Nazis in Dresden

"A Military Strike at Iran Would Be a Colossal Mistake": Russian Security Council Deputy Secretary

1994...Petersen Foundation tries to get Clinton to Privatize Social Security instead of doing HCR!

Guardian article on the subject of Greece and the EU - California and Washington.

Robert Reich:A Thought On Evan Bayh And Partisan America

In These Times: Beyond Pale, Male and Stale

Cluster Bombs Banned

Wall Street Moves in for the Kill

Josh Marshall:Key Finding

More Americans Considering Community Banks

Former Mexican foreign minister calls for ‘North American union’, unified currency

Dr. Hajo Meyer Auschwitz Survivor on Palestine

West Hollywood Moves To Ban Dog, Cat Sales

Researcher: Rogue PDFs account for 80 percent of all exploits

Der Tagesspiegel, Germany: America: Land of Unlimited Anger

Environmental Advocates Are Cooling on Obama

The Future's so Bright, I've Got to Wear Lead

White House - 2 million jobs saved or created from Stimulus

Obama's Atomic Blunder

Caring for Pets Left Behind by the Rapture

The Richest 1% Have Captured America's Wealth -- What's It Going to Take to Get It Back?

Another headline we would not be seeing if President Al Gore had served his 8 years in office.

Drumbeat: February 17, 2010

Ethanol's Redundant Subsidy

The garabage dump that is the pacific ocean

PRC Blocks US Emb. Tweets Re. Beijing Air Quality, Despite PM2.5 Readings "Off Chart" Wk. Of 1/19/10

Obama Administration Considering National Monuments In Great Basin, Owyhee Desert?

Projection shows water woes likely based on warmer temperatures

Virginia challenges U.S. greenhouse gas curbs (because of "newly available information.")

NY Times Editorial: With Stakes This High

"Yemen's Water Crisis....."

Compostable Plastics Have a Sweet Ending (new non-food-sugar-based polymer)

Samsung C&T Wins Solar Power Plant Deal in U.S. (5 plants totalling 130 MW)

Intel lab explores nanoscale power storage

"Southeast timber coalition loses lawsuit over Tongass logging"

Goanna attacks 84yo Hunter Valley man

(AFP) Climate skeptics exploiting scandal: US envoy

Slow Trip Across Sea Aids Profit and Environment

Two KS Oil Drillers Guilty Of Felony Dumping Of Fracking Brine In PA National Forest

Yemen Water Crisis Beats Al Qaeda Threat - Wells Below 1,000 Meters, Some Families Get H2O 1X/Week

GAO - Damage From Mountaintop Removal Continues Long After Sites Are Officially "Reclaimed"

Snow Brightens Vancouver In Time for Olympics

Climatologist Phil Jones fights back

Permafrost line recedes 130 km in 50 years

Oregon is first U.S. site for a wave-power farm

Feds: Tritium leak not enough to close Vermont Yankee

Utility Executives Like Nuclear Power. Climate Science, Not So Much.

Phoenix OKs $1B solar landfill deal for Tessera in Buckeye (Stirling Solar)

Weather model shows where California will burn

Dangerous Fossil Fuel Waste Is Found In 31 Hospitalized Students and Teachers In New Hampshire.

170 mpg diesel hybrid? Why hadn't I heard of this before?

Vancouver's 2010 Olympic Village Designated the Greenest Neighbourhood in the World

United States' drought has 'extraordinary' reversal

Industry Loses Lawsuit Over Alaska Forest Logging

For the first time in 14 years, Erie gets completely blanketed by ice

Detroit News: Electric cars "inferior in every way"

It's finally happening! VT Senate to vote on Vermont Yankee's future

xpost: 3 dead in small-plane crash in East Palo Alto (Tesla Motors Executives)

A Brief Explanation of Electric Vehicle Pusher Trailers for Cars and Bicycles

25-1 Kentucky shatters ESPN GameDay record 2/13/10

Indiana Basketball

Tiger Woods will address the media Friday morning 11am eastern

Former Major League pitcher, Jim Bibby, dies.

Link for Eurosports Audio Olympics Coverage

Watching sports online

Source: Stallworth to sign with Ravens

My "Inner Nascar Fan" is coming out. That was just like

Defying Injury, Vonn Wins Gold in Downhill

Cavs trade for Wizard's Antawn Jamison

NBC Olympics Coverage Appreciation Thread 1

Au Canada is a VERY NICE Anthem!

Shaun White ......

Tiger Woods owes you zippo

I dont think there is a more exciting Olympic Sport than Short Track Speed Skating.

OMG! Lindsey Vonn has collapsed in pain!

Why don't ice skaters get fall down dizzy after those prolonged spins?

Kentucky Derby Trail: No Golden Rule

Former paramilitary death-squad leader captured in Colombia

BBC News to broadcast live from Havana (O Rrly?)

Governor of Brazil's capital city surrenders to police

Colombia nabs militiaman charged with 2,500 killings

Soccer stars return to booming Brazil

Staunch anti-Castro U.S. congressman to retire (some good news)

Suspect in reporter's death in Mexico to be freed

Colombian voters threatened with loss of gov't aid

Farc ambush kills five in Colombia

Purging Loyalists, Chávez Tightens His Inner Circle

Diaz-Balart May Be the New Man to See About Cuba (and now the Bad News)

Hiring Death Squads Is Coming Back to Haunt U.S. Companies

British men named as assassins shocked by claims

Dubai Hamas assassination: two Palestinians held

Pro-Mideast in America: Getting past 'Pro-Israel' and 'Pro-Palestine'

Hamas official accused of helping Mossad hit squad

Associated Press: Israelis convinced: Mossad behind Dubai hit

A new approach to Iran

Gideon Levy / Mossad is supposed to gather intelligence, not sow death.

Mossad in hot seat over murder of Hamas man

U.S. lawmakers in Israel 'puzzled' by Ayalon boycott

Today in Labor History Feb 17 U.S. Supreme Court declared sit-down strikes illegal, strike at Yale

New Jersey Nursing Home Workers Still Fighting For A Contract After Three Years

Steelworkers call for Civil Rights 2.0: A youth-led jobs revolution

Will Local 952 take on UPS?

Hiring Death Squads Is Coming Back to Haunt U.S. Companies / Gay Rights - some good stuff here -

Austin: "Texas AG Fighting Divorce of Same-sex Couple:"

Citing same-sex marriage bill, Washington Archdiocese ends foster care program

Guns Forum now is in 3rd place at DU in terms of messages posted...

Northport home invasion victim shoots suspect

Homeowner shoots suspected burglar

Nashua, NH, admits shooting at truck

Punishment or prevention?

Kasich for Governor campaign compiles record of former Congressman's gun-related votes

Does anybody believe that a "gun free zone" will stop an active shooter situation?

Police: Man pulls gun during knife fight, faces no charges

Malawi launches operation against high-profile gay and lesbian people

Robbery Suspect Fatally Shot in Game Room

The democrats pro gun control plank is awesome for republicans.

Would you turn them in?

Criminals and Firearms… A big WTF!?

Is CNN Report on "Legal Guns that Go Bad" Misleading?

Va. Senate votes to allow guns in restaurants

In what way does my legally carrying a concealed weapon at a restaurant harm anyone else?

Pretty Shuttle pic

NASA releases first images from WISE spacecraft

They opened the windows on the space station!

Here's a picture of the day for ya....

Ever witnessed feline renal failure?

Guns used by Mexican cartel traced to Texas gun store.

self - delete / posted in the wrong forum - will link to the correct one if you're curious

No More Stalking Herons!!

3 more STILL LIFE spaces left

home, through the snow

Happy year of the metal tiger

Community art garden (Dial-up warning - 7 photos)

Snow Capped

Gun group sues over school zone restriction

Working on my New Year's Resolutions

Anne Ortelee weekly weather-- 2/15/2010

I rescued a Chickadee this morning...

Since reading the" I Ching "post....

Shoutout to Shallah Kali and other kind, wise souls....

Retirement Savings Rate Held Steady: Fidelity

Wall Street Moves in for the Kill

Uncle Sam Wants You: To Pay for Wars and Millionaire Tax Breaks.

"88% Of Respondents Think Economy Is Still In A Recession"

Canada And U.S. Agree To Permanent Market Access And Waived Buy American Provision

Housing Shortage Predicted in 2010

It's the trade deficit stupid

A Country of Serfs By PAUL CRAIG ROBERTS

The WH better get the unemployment benefits extended......

Rates of Childhood Obesity, Chronic Health Problems Increase, but Conditions May Not Persist

California Research Studies Show Pot Can Ease Muscle Spasms, Pain From Injuries

A Plan to Banish Economic Insecurity. Forever.

First of Its Kind Study: Marijuana useful for treating pain of some medical maladies

Japan passes China as largest holder of U.S. Treasuries

Anyone watch Frontline last night? "The Warning" Brooksley Born, etc.

Is it legal to invest in a company in another state doing something that's illegal in your state?

Everything You (Never Knew You) Wanted to Know About Obstructive Sleep Apnea (OSA)

I went to church(Catholic) on Sunday...a divisive issue came up..

A few novel excuses for priestly child abuse

Study: Young Americans less religious than their parents

My position on religion & theology is basically...

So I got this flier in the mail from the local Seventh Day Adventist church.

This verse was used today at an Ash Wednesday service.

Gates Revives Tuckerism, the Plan to Make Senior High School for Elites Only

Superintendent fires every high school teacher - Central Falls, Rhode Island