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Archives: February 21, 2010

Ok, these threats are illegal.

Does it take 60 votes to get HCR to reconciliation?

Does it take 60 votes to get HCR to reconciliation?

Leahy's hearing on the OPR report

Memorializing the Bush "legacy" in stained glass or mosaic - lol

A letter from the good doctor, Howard Dean

Webcam issue is new legal territory (

As Marja assault progresses, coalition considers challenges in rebuilding area

So I'm watching BBC and discover that

The "Militarization" of Afghan Aid

Health insurers defend profits

Montana Gov Schweirzer is on WJ

Up Or Down. - Bring On The Vote. Time To Govern - 21 Feb 10

Project: Photograph a Recruiter

Spycam-gate: "Merion" ... some history

Daddy died.

Gee, I wonder if the Banksters have been busy trying to buy politicians in New Mexico?

Joseph Stack is Apparently Now Just Another Tax Protester

Thirty Seconds

No Place but Texas: Republican Hypocrisy Watch

I'm sorry. So sorry.

SBI didn't always give full lab data

IMO The Best President The U.S. Has Had.

John Cornyn opens a Facebook page, and lives to regret it.

"Do as I say", Dennis? No recession for the former Republican SOTH!

OK-here's another inconvenient truth-insurance lobbyists and OUR side.

Decoding Glenn Beck’s CPAC Speech: An Egomaniac With An Inferiority Complex

First Minoan Shipwreck

My first posting...

On a rainy day

HCR Reconcilation Thread (updated) We Still Do Not Have The Votes

South Florida jail scams turn IRS into ATM

LA Times - "Consumers who buy individual health policies feel trapped"

Which Judge is Worse?

New electric car pays for itself

The seeds of our "broken government" (today's buzzwords) were sown by Reagan and

More Palin Hypocrisy: Tripp Has Government Provided Health Insurance

I'm a "fan" of John Cornyn's. Barf.

If Obama gets a halfway decent health care bill passed, up and running...

Beck wants GOP to fess up like Tiger Woods

In Wyoming, Debate Swirls on Taxing Wind Industry

In Wyoming, Debate Swirls on Taxing Wind Industry

The Financialization of the Economy must end.......

Three teenage girls killed by freight train in Melbourne, Florida

College changes tune on anthem

Dutch government collapses over stance on troops

WTF? The question being asked is if Obama should push his agenda or *move to the center* and get ...

Utah Bill Equates Miscarriages With Criminal Homicide

Health care costs over time--how the US became so different & why conservatives can't fix it

Support for openly gay troops muted, but visible, in ranks

Mr. President, could you appoint Peggy Noonan Ambassador to Mongolia, please?

Making Music Boosts Brain's Language Skills

Canada trounces U.S. in hockey

Interesting statistic 95% of Mortgages in the 4th quarter were funded by the Federal Government

Petraeus: Marjah First Salvo in Long Campaign (to Last 12-18 Motnhs)

Who was the last republican president with a balanced budget?

NRA gun instructor shoots student by accident

I find this DU censorship disturbing. Do you?

Freddie Mac to Purchase Seriously Delinquent Loans

Republicans and Socialism

Help for Families Facing Foreclosure (video)

Wife of televangelist wants divorce

How we pay with plastic will change Monday with new credit card rules

Is the GOP Becoming the Gay Old Party?

Approaching Fight for Kandahar May Be Crucial Stage in Afghanistan War

A Fact-based Response to Climate Skeptics - J.E. Robertson

Card Issuers Invent New Fees To Skirt Federal Laws

Limbaugh, Hannity and the republicans are a bunch of socialists

Tribute to HOWARD ZINN ----- 4PM E.T. Sunday

Municipal Bond Bubble about to pop?

What happened to the oil industry's record profits?

Data Trimming, Nuclear Emissions, and Climate Change

More Nuclear Power for Florida


Monsanto 'faked' data for approvals claims its ex-chief



White House adjusts strategy on Republicans

wonderful era under Reagan

Good polls and bad polls...

Make the Republicans say it!

30 years ago today. Miracle on Ice.

Democrats Target Independents in Colorado and Virginia

Now are we the only ones in the country that can see this ...The scam

More Craigslist Tomfoolery

Vermont's Underground Radioactive Lake

Experts: Laura Silsby and nine other Americans may have caused more fallout than they realize

SPYCAM: PCIntern's Distilled Reply....

A line too good to be lost, and Moderator to be thanked for it

Was it me or was Arnold making a lot of sense on This Week this mornung.

Snowball fight in Hell!! GOP may support slimmed down job's bill

Schwarzenegger says Obama's stimulus created jobs

Republican Governors Agree that Stimulus Helped Jobs in their States

had people who were saying George Bush wasn't elected by all the people, just by the Supreme Court

Went to the movies last night, what an awful experience.

Bad economies in states to worsen: governors

went to the movies yesterday - "Blood Done"

UT Tyler student, another man arrested in East Texas church arson cases

NASCAR just had the flyover at the Fontana California race track.

The prolonged years of being umemployed and a solution....

Muslim women caned for illicit sex in Malaysia

South Dakota banks get prime front-page space today to whine about CARD Act

Our future will be ruined by the spoiled, selfish "haves" with the power

Just wondering - are schools still closed from the snow where you are?

"The worst probably is yet to come", Gov. Douglas, R-Vt., Chairman NGA - Pass Unemployment Extension

Osama bin Beck

affordable/ efficient alternative non-profit housing

Beck, Limbaugh, Hannity, Coulter, Malkin...right-wing loudmouth MOST likely to be faking it for $$$$

Fact, Our Government is Broken

My own private Obama

"protect the children" = a very misguided statement in today's rhetoric

my paper printed my ltte on health care reform in the Sunday addition

my paper printed my ltte on health care reform in the Sunday addition

Toyota saved 100 million negotiating with government

corporate takeover

corporate takeover

The Internet? Bah! Hype alert: Why cyberspace isn't, and will never be, nirvana

Larijani: Obama should address Clinton problem

Larijani: Obama should address Clinton problem


Tea Partiers??

Ok, these threats are illegal.

Cheney/GOP Hypocrisy

What do you think Charlie Crist will do after he loses the Senate primary to Marco Rubio?

What do you think Charlie Crist will do after he loses the Senate primary to Marco Rubio?

Don't journalists have to admit conflict of interest anymore?

Please pull your money out of Citibank if you bank there

Weightlifting ant is photo winner

From the slacktivist on corporate lobbying

A question on liberals vs. conservatives

China's property bubble massive

The Showdown At The Blair House

Any news on W8liftinglady? How's she doing?

The Social Security surplus is a bookkeeping device that does nothing to the Govts ability to pay.

CPAC too liberal for rimjob (head freeper)

Let the Conservatives and Tea Partiers thrive on wrong-headed comparisons to Nazi Germany...

Facebook pulls plug on Tax-icide tribute to Joseph Stack, pilot who crashed plane into Austin office

This Chertoff, Negroponte, Fran Townsend - Cyber Shockwave Pony Show - seems familiar...

Hey Gov Tim domestic abuse is NOT a joke

Hey Gov Tim domestic abuse is NOT a joke

GOP has tried the 'anti-Pelosi' strategy before (PHOTO)

If JD Hayworth wins the GOP nomination are there any Dems who can win in AZ?

Embrace Life - a beautiful and powerful video

Sooooo.......Is Comcast still planning to look in our living rooms?

Toyota bragged about avoiding recall

I'm gonna have some 7 eleven coffee and a donut in the morning.

Obama Cleaning Up Bush's Economic Mess

First Lady Michelle Obama, Music Students from Myrtilla Miner Elementary, & Harry Connick Jr. - pics

The Worst Ever

The Worst Ever

US Obituary: I received this email from a friend. It can't be true......

Give me a break: Delay of "Shutter Island" release because Paramount lacked funds to promote it?

Give me a break: Delay of "Shutter Island" release because Paramount lacked funds to promote it?

Woman shoots at husband over tax return money

Crashes down at red-light camera intersections

After 34 years, a tiny angel can finally rest in peace. Her killer (stepfather) has died in prison

OpenLeft: Beck raising consciousness of fascism

SPYCAM: Do we need to start thinking beyond Lower Merion School District?

The Yoga Cult How a Korean guru has created a fanatical following on college campuses that is part

Does anyone doubt that the people over at WorldNutDaily live in a magical made-up world? Anyone?

Salman Rushdie on Amnesty International...

Tom Friedman says we have eaten through the prosperity bequeathed upon us by The Greatest Generation

Toyota vehicle problems reported in 2004 State Farm reported vehicle acceleration problems to NHTSA

The "Torture years" & The OPR Report: this era's 'Hiroshima'

So long ago, where are they NOW?

Need some help understanding- loved ones spending recklessly.

Survey: Most Americans believe government broken

Shuttle Endeavour lands safely in Florida

Moment of Truth

I’m really enjoying the Meg Whitman ads out here in California

HuffPo - "The Republican Strategy: Covert Destruction at all Costs"

Which way does power flow in our society?

March 20th PEACE rallies, ck in here..

Ed Brayton: 1956 Republican platform "would be deemed commie pinko by today's Republicans"

uh oh, Tripp has government provided health coverage!

uh oh, Tripp has government provided health coverage!

On "60 Minutes" tonight is a segment about a new energy system...

LOL Freeper knows the REAL reason SARAH QUIT! (DELUSIONAL)

Appeasing the Teabaggers: the Republics mea culpa?

Doonesbury does it again!

Could forcing 2x pay for overtime create more jobs?

Cost data on nuclear power from industry shown to be skewed

Newsweek - "Iceberg Ahead" - Attacks Climate Change Scientists - Corporate Media at Work

I have a cousin-in-law who is a big fan of Palin.

The Political Compass test-see where you stand

CPAC's goal is pretty clear to me.

CPAC's goal is pretty clear to me.

The Democratic Party needs to ask every senior citizen..

Millions of Unemployed Face Years Without Jobs

OneWest Bank accused of pushing home loan borrowers into foreclosure

OneWest Bank accused of pushing home loan borrowers into foreclosure

MayDay..a friend needs help.

Timmy the Tool Pawlenty is really pushing his anti-tax creds.

Need source showing Tea Partyers don't know taxes went down.

Another Fiorina campaign ad faux pas: Scott Brown's mug!

An Open Letter to Liz Cheney on Torture

I'll just leave this here.

A Short Tour of Herblock; a cartoonist ahead of his times...or...

Anyone know when Toyota began making cars in U.S?

Anyone know when Toyota began making cars in U.S?

Anyone know when Toyota began making cars in U.S?

Anyone know when Toyota began making cars in U.S?

When I watch speed skating, I find myself cheering for the orange

regarding health care costs: There are many jobs that don't provide enough income to afford a house

what a bunch of assholes...

A new way to discriminate (a rant)

Please allow me to be clear about my true feelings.

Empty "big box" stores.

If you follow what the otherside is doing, did Palin not winning the CPAC straw poll surprise you?

Abortion Clinic Firebombing Caught on Video

George Will Lied

There must have been ice skating in Hell this morning

wonderful era under Reagan

You can marry your first cousin in CA. Not your gay partner.

Chapter 9....the coming wave

Slaves arrived in Utah with Brigham Young

Should/can Toyota be charged with manslaughter or murder?

Sources: USSA forced Lago to leave Olympics

The stench of fascism

Raise taxes.

If there is one casualty of this recession/depression culturally I'll be happy


Candidate expects 'war' on liberals

Quebec sportscasters suggest Johnny Weir should undergo "gender testing"

Dear Mr. President

We should liberally quote Jesus in Senate & House social service bills whenever possible...

Karl Rove's Advice to 'Baggers and GOP

My Email to FPL Regarding My Position on More Nuclear Reactors for Florida

Regulator Bill Black: Where are the 1000s of bank fraud indictments?

Atheistic billboards send ripples of dissent across God-fearing America

Kick & Rec if you'd LOVE to see Lawrence O'Donnell hosting "Meet The Press!"

Firm unearths exec perks buried in SEC reports

Anyone else watching the USA vs Canada hockey game?

Who needs legal rights if you're not doing anything wrong?

Intercepted Wing-nut E-mail

Fox News Scrambles To Discredit CPAC After Ron Paul Straw Poll Win

Being the #2 man in Al Qeada or the Taliban is like being the drummer for Spinal Tap

How do you know when food is REALLY organic?

This ad is almost 40 years old...

For SOME reason, the record profits announced this week by the five largest insurers

Afghan war: Saw video on the news...

Thank you President Obama for the extra $800.00 off our taxes.

"Abortion is murder" is dictator and/or theocrat law

More Intercepted Wingnut E-mails

My two cents, Toyota DID put profits ahead of customer safety

“The Fat Lady Has Sung “ (NY Times)

Do I love Obama, NO. Do I hate him, NO....

Free Republic is, quite simply, a hate site. It's not a conservative site

Kucinich vows a fight over Ohio's exclusion from federal mortgage assistance program

Loaded guns allowed in National parks on Monday

In case you're not watching it....Howard Zinn Tribute on CSPAN2 now

Women's Curling Is On !!!

Teach Your Children Well: There Is No Law but Might and Murder

More Olympic shit about which to argue .... "Women's" vs "Ladies"

I get so tired of seeing all the homeless here....

Surprised and shocked. This Chevy is one of the nicest cars I've driven.

Prediction: people will soon be openly advocating debtors' prisons. Convince me I'm wrong.

20 Most miserable cities in the US.

The Snitch in Your Pocket

I support airport body scanners, if the images are not stored for later use

On-star (GM autos)

On-star (GM autos)

what a bunch of fuddy duddies we are

OpenLeft: Shock Doctrine double down

What would you do if...

You know you're a teabagger when...

Utah Bill Criminalizes Miscarriage

Florida temporarily bans fox/coyote pens

Some Economic Red Flags that Worry Me.

I really believe Canada is the country of the future. The U.S. will be irrelevant in 100 years.

Rahm is done. Thank God.

No country for old women

CPAC - a violent christian mob, still under construction

California proposes registry for animal abusers (like the one for sex offenders)

Our country is on the edge of an economic cliff.

Republican men get a taste of their own medicine

Worst president in history?

Spycam: Lower Merion PARENT update

Can a poor kid medal in the Winter Games?

Teacher Emphasizes Old-Fashioned Etiquette

I have never beeen prouder of my 13 year old son than I am today.

Tesla vs Einstein

Sandra Bullock saves Meryl Streep.

Skaters eating ice.

Great idea for a drinking game

Epic Space Hero's Who Gave A Better Apology Then Tiger

Gnarly Head wine!

I saw this on Stumbleupon and thought it was a photoshop

Warning: I will probably be posting here under the influence in the next 48 hrs.

Sorry, no sleep for you!

I think I might have found a new cause

UNDO ~ Cool Joke

I haven't plugged in my amp for about 20 years now....

a dance smily

Leo Kottke Jesu, Joy Of Man's Desiring 6 & 12 String Guitar

Jessica Simpson: Smashing Pumpkins' Billy Corgan "braids my prayers."

*My new skating video! Everybody come watch!*

The world's most expensive island - online

Swan Lake like you've never seen it before (video)

Sandra Bullock saves her buns

Technical problem with my PC question re: antivirus software

i've never been to hooters or red lobster

The BlueIris Semi-Nightly Poetry Break, 2/21/09

1,000 posts!

Have you ever been truly surprised to find out some public figure is still alive?

oops. wrong place delete

Andrew Koenig is missing he played 'Boner' on Growing Pains


Anyone Else Ever Watch The Ninja Competition?

Why do some posts in the Lounge have recs, but when I tried to rec a thread about cancer, I

My favorite Tevye is .......

Haiku to Vicodin :

I think we should name him Godwin and let him be the Lounge Mascot-

Robert Pattinson at the BAFTAs

Uh oh. Boner's gone missing.

There could be freakin maggots in your chocolate!

I just want to say Compulsory Ice Skating sucks!

holy f-ing hell

before there was Avatar...

Owners of Boxers...did you or would you crop the ears? Why, Why not?

The Eight Strangest Looking Actors in Hollywood

Are there any Linguists here?

Rangers-Devils on tonight.

Xbox 360 or PS3?


You know who the absolutely sweetest person on this site is? Flvegan

Best filmmaker once associated with Your Show of Shows/Ceasar's Hour?


I'm going to have 7 coffees and 11 donuts in the morning.

Daddy died.

Yodel-like cheering Winter Olympics

Dinner tonight: Smoked Chicken Chile Verde

This thread may become too thready. Please don't respond if you don't want to contribute to an

Do they have a different woman commenting on Olympic

Geithner at the grocery store.

After quitting cold turkey four months ago, I've once again picked up the habit

Congratulate me. I'm going on a date Wednesday!

Today is ALAN RICKMAN's birthday. Did his fan club do anything?

Best division in dog show

Something I just realized about the Olympics

Is facebook down?

I just won $4.6 million in the UK-Thailand Lottery.

Snippy bird!!

Any Big Love fans here? Did you see tonight's episode?

"The Reader" (2008) with Ralph Fiennes & Kate Winslet ... (SPOILERS)

Gil Scott-Heron - Me And The Devil (Robert Johnson)

Why GrayWarrior hates ducks

"Children of Men" is such a good film that even showing it on SyFy can't fuck it up

Which Alice & the Flamingo do you prefer?

RSS feed

A poll of utmost imporatnce

Why isn't juggling an Olympic sport?

Disturbing the peace? I got thrown out of a window!

Census job= lost meds!

If Bono asked you to share your Reese's Peanut Butter Cups, would you?

Baywatch Nights?

I'm gonna have some 7 eleven coffee and a donut in the morning.

I have a confession to make. Please don't think less of me.

** Official Yankees V. Canucks Olympic Hockey Thread **

Ever drive a long distance with Krautrock band 'Neu!' playing?

for the ladies

I got me a Star Trek communicator pin!

Went to the movies last night, what an awful experience.

I need to stay up really late tonight. Ask me anything.

Behold, the mighty USS Richard Dawkins!

I just want to say Curling rocks!

Your Sunday LOLcats (dial-up warning) Cabin Fever Edition

Your Sunday LOLcats (dial-up warning) Cabin Fever Edition

What is the best method of cleaning a cast iron pan?

What's your favorite green thing to eat?

Japanese Doritos.

If you met YOU, in a social situation, and YOU were single, would you think YOU were interesting?

Are you still friends with any of your exes?

Greatest Rock Bassist

Does your regular speaking voice sound like that of any famous person?

Facing down dentures at age 37. Moral support needed,please?

It started just moments after ...

**Stay Up! FLOTUS on the Huckabee Show Sunday 2am EST**

Student Loans

Republican Rep. C.W. Bill Young announces he'll run again

NC congressman undergoes tests after fainting

How to flip 10% of Moderates (and Liberals) on healthcare reform

It is very sad to me that...

If you thought the rogue sensibility went away with the Bushes, think again

CPAC -- The Right Wing Olympics

Only 1 of 8 people in my office knows about the USSC Corporate Suffrage Decision ...

I saved you from the dragon that you've never seen. May get you a beer at your local pub, but....

James Baker on Fareed Zakaria's show

Is Paul Krugman too pessimistic?

Schwarzenegger says Obama's stimulus created jobs

Robert Reich: It's Time To Enact Health Care With 51 Senate Votes

Newsweek Poll: The amazing reality of disinformation

Future Shock: Did Rahm Emanuel Create the Tea Partiers?

Ooooops. Another one.

Rahm throwing Obama under the bus?

Health Care Draft For Summit Looks Like Health Care Compromise From A Month Ago

Obama to Urge Oversight of Insurers’ Rate Increases

****Heads Up: POTUS speaking NOW!!! at the Govs Ball.****

Did Dick Cheney address the CPAC convention after the plane crash in Texas?

Petraeus Takes On Cheneyism

President Obama toasts governors and their bipartisanship

This week in health care reform: time for Republicans to put up or shut up.

Being accused of hypocrisy on stimulus is making Republicans nervous and desperate

Stimulus attacks help Democrats gain first real traction in weeks

David Corn:"Americans are angry at the financial crisis—just not at the fat cats who caused it."

Once again, Charlie Obama, Lucy Republican, and the football.

Seismologist in Conneticut have identified source of underground shaking

If Harry Reid goes down, does anyone have a plan?

Hawaii gets persistent requests for Obama birth certificate

When I saw Dick Cheney snarling with a guffaw saying Obama "will be a one-term President", I thought

Evan Bayh's Filibuster Reform Proposal

Franken on health care reform: “We can’t let the perfect be the enemy of the very good.”

WH to Release HCR proposal at 10am EST Tomorrow...

Hey Cheney and the Rest of the Treasonous Posse!

I'm confused...Did Rahm Emmanuel get fired or is leaving on his own?

Dean Group Helping Bennet

Am I rarity in progressive circles? I like Rahm Emanuel, James Carville, Howard Dean & Cynk Uygur

Newsweek poll shows Americans support health care reform specifics

Healthcare summit on Thursday to be nationally televised. Anyone

Cenk Uygar: "It looks Rahm Emanuel is done"

You know who the absolutely freakiest person on this site is? Dr. Strange

Chinese schools deny link to Google attack

My first posting...

Health insurers defend profits

White House adjusts strategy on Republicans

Marines Do Heavy Lifting as Afghan Army Lags in Battle

Beck wants GOP to fess up like Tiger Woods

Facebook pulls plug on Tax-icide tribute to Joseph Stack, pilot who crashed plane into Austin office

CPAC fueled by oil industry cash.

How we pay with plastic will change Monday with new credit card rules

Taliban develop new bomb ‘Omar’

Millions of Unemployed Face Years Without Jobs

Survey: Most Americans believe government broken

Bloomberg pulls billions out of Quadrangle Group

GM CEO Whitacre receives $9M pay package

Bad economies in states to worsen: governors

Larijani: Obama should address Clinton problem

Taliban reject renewed Karzai call for peace

The Warlord's Tune: Afghanistan's war on children

Fighting rages as Karzai urges restraint from NATO

Feds outline plan to nurse Great Lakes to health

Gov. Arold Schwarzenegger defends Obama stimulus plan

Leaked ACTA draft reveals plans for internet clampdown

Canadian ambassador feared he was a 'NAFTAgate' scapegoat

GOP seeks to win with anti-Pelosi strategy

Documents: Toyota Boasted Saving $100M On Recall

Powell backs Obama on national security record

Two arrested in east Texas church fires

GOP senators won't boycott Obama's healthcare summit, leader says

Outgunned Taliban mounting tough fight in Marjah

Steele used Md. campaign funds for legal bills, which ran to at least $188,000

Exclusive: Major Taliban Operative Captured

The Humiliation WILL Be Televised - Part DUH!

Obama to Urge Oversight of Insurers Rate Increases (Give Fed Gov New Power To Block Excessive Rates)

Documents: Toyota boasted saving $100M on recall

Obama wants students prepared for college, careers

Rachel Maddow w/ Chris Hayes on right wing violence rhetoric and its GOP mainstreaming

TYT - Epic Beard Man Controversy & Follow-Up

Andrew Breitbart called a racist at CPAC

Jesus Christ Dos Equis Commercial Remix (**functioning link below)

Robert Greenwald discusses Stop the Kennedy Smears on Inside Edition

Bring In The Gimp...Hey, boys & girls, it's super-patriotic CPAC keynote speaker Glenn Beck! USA!

On the Edge with Max Keiser

Your Homophobic CPAC Moment, Featuring Ryan Sorba

Mullah Omar and Osama bin Laden

TYT: Leaked - Republicans Meet w/ Wall Street For Orders (After Reid Kills Corporate Tax Breaks)

Man Bulldozes Own Home to 'Make Banks Think Twice About Foreclosure'

The Young Turks vs. Epic Beard Man - Deleted version (1/2)

ANIMATION: The Story of Stuff (by Annie Leonard)

Bill Moyers & Jeff Toobin talk about Citizens United, the corrupt Supreme Court, CJ Roberts

Liberalviewer: Sarah Palin Says Only Americans Worthy of Rights?

There you go again...

TYT: Cenk Praises Obama Pakistan Strategy, Slams Bush/Fox & Friends

Doubts Raised on Book’s Tale of Atom Bomb - Last Train to Hiroshima

Goodbye to All That Lincoln Chafee

Inhuman Resources: The real lesson of "Up in the Air"

Haditha's last defendant

Colin Powell, Voice of The Democratic Status Quo

The GOP's "small government" tea party fraud

Martin Scorsese Films 'Shutter Island' Sequel at CPAC

SOLD! --- American Justice.

Vultures circle as NHS falls (privatizing of health care in the UK)

Democrats On a Short Leash by Design

Young Emiratis make a point with cartoons

The credit crunch has shattered America's 'neoliberal dream'

Pyongyang Reports an Aging, Less Healthy Population

Isn't It Our Turn Now, To Leave Afghanistan?

Why Republicans Make Things Up

Why Washington Is Tied Up in Knots - Time Magazine

Without more federal help, states might cut Medicaid

The brilliant George Lakoff---a "must read" for any thinking Liberal.

ANIMATION: The Story of Cap & Trade (by Annie Leonard)

Saving the Amazon may be the most cost-effective way to cut greenhouse gas emissions

Coal-state Dems challenge EPA on its climate-action plans

Senate weighs final push to move climate bill

First wind gets approval for 51MW Oakfield Wind Project in Maine

Last US sardine cannery to close - due to lack of sardines (Maine)

Tidal power structure bound for Eastport (Maine)

A second hydrocarbon boom threatens the Peruvian Amazon

UK plans first nuclear fusion power plant (could be on-grid within 20 years)

San Antonio utility settles over nuke plant expansion

The World's Largest Tropical Ice Field is Vanishing

Jim Harding's Column

More doomer 'scientists' caught exaggerating

Barrow, Alaska: Ground Zero for Climate Change

Arctic tern's epic journey mapped

Photosynthesis: A New Source of Electrical Energy? Biofuel Cell Works in Cactus

Up with biogas, down with petrol

Maine schools and universities to convert from oil to wood heat thanks to stimulus money

60 Minutes Story on "Bloom Box" (home fuel cell)

Robert F. Kennedy Jr. vs Don Blankenship climate debate

Moss anticipates out pattern after this year

Is that a rug on Costas'

what's that click?


Uh oh, ESPN poll needs your help, stat!

30 year anniversary tomorrow


What's with this Dallas Cowboy's star on Ryan Miller's helmet?

The US Hockey Team is wearing the same uniforms as 50 years ago-

Canada trounces U.S. in hockey

US shocks Canada, wins 5-3

That was a heck of an open net goal at the end

I was wrong about Bode Miller

The JR Chess Report (February 21): Le wins Aeroflot; Topa leads Linares

Colombia solidarity activists harassed

Man arrested for not disclosing HIV diagnosis


A second hydrocarbon boom threatens the Peruvian Amazon

Report: PM was briefed on Mabhouh killing, approved operation

Israeli authorities permit the transfer of bottled water into Gaza.....

Think tank: Israel faces global delegitimization campaign

Britain, Ireland to press Israel over passports

Think tank: Israel faces global delegitimization campaign

Checkpoint misery epitomizes a Mideast divide

20 Ships to Head for Clash in Gaza

Meretz's Oron: Netanyahu blurring Israel's borders

Turkish charity will try to break Gaza blockade

Israel Unveils New Drone Fleet That Can Reach Iran

EU initiative: Recognition of Palestinian state by next year

Najla Said: Palestinian American Princess

••••• Gasoline - sulfuric acid bomb at Cairo synagogue •••••

Israel is back

Arab League chief warns Israeli war on Lebanon still possible

Today in Labor History Feb 21 Barbara Jordan, "a true champion for all the people," was born

Five myths about the labor union movement

Religion is far more of a choice than homosexuality. - Jon Stewart

Since Keith Olbermann hasn't apologized for his transphobic remark, I renamed my Star Trek Ship

Shalom my friend

Homeless man found fatally shot near Dallas Convention Center

Pro/Anti RKBA, the difference, liberty-style.

Student shot during gun safety class in church

guns 'n U.U.s

More updates concerning "Texas Gun Shows" in Austin.

NRA gun instructor shoots student by accident

It's getting harder and harder

Would gun control advocates be on board with banning pointy knives and beer bottles?

Singing 'rewires' damaged brain

Warp Drives: Making the 'Impossible' Possible

Identical Twins Are Not Truly Identical

42, again....

What do you think will happen on December 31st?

What Came 'Before' the Big Bang? Leading Physicist Presents a Radical Theory

SETI Founder Recommends Space-Based Search for Intelligent ET Life

Vancouver 2010 (Day6/7): Street Scenes on Granville

Happy Chinese New Year

Vancouver 2010 (Days 2-4): Holidays Canceled

FINALLY! Some snow!

before 7 this morning...

A book recommendation.

light at the top of the falls

A proposal

Vancouver 2010 (Day 7): All aboard... The Kruzenshtern

Mild February

Sony's answer to the Lumix GF1 and Olympus Pen interchangeable

Sky things

8 still life portraits


For any of you interested, "The Nasca Lines" documentary just

Brigid spoke to again--essentially, gitcher goddess shoes on!

Reinventing Money - Interview of Tom Greco

Heron(s) doing yoga


Alright, everyone, wish me luck., too, please

When is an animal contact significant enough to be an omen?

Research uncovers how (some) antidepressants actually work

Early, aggressive therapy eyed in blocking AIDS

MEDICARE FOR ALL - forget the claim denying, price gouging, cold blooded, greedy Insurance Companies

Deleted, Nevermind

students of a very bad teacher will learn, on average, half a year’s worth of material in one school

Why was FERPA passed in 1974?

Alabama: Charter schools idea out in state

baking again