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Archives: February 5, 2010

Iraq, the War and Oil - a fascinating tale

The Value of Nothing

The Onion: Alzheimer's Disease Causing Baby Boomers To Misremember 1960s Even More

If you're an ol' fogey like me who was a teen in the late 70's bio channel is doing the ABBA story.

If you're an ol' fogey like me who was a teen in the late 70's bio channel is doing the ABBA story.

We've all made colossal blunders at times in our lives and so do all Presidents.

Paper Food Stamps disappeared EIGHT years ago. Apparently some people are still living in the 1980's

Schwarzenegger's bitter budget

After watching Dr. Oz on Oprah toaday, the answer to the HCR

Dennis Kucinich: How to Fix Health Care After Massachusetts

Man sentenced to 18 months for killing Mr. Buck

Relief report from on the ground in Haiti

Toyota to recall Prius in U.S. and Japan: report

Toyota to recall Prius in U.S. and Japan: report

Toyota to recall Prius in U.S. and Japan: report

A sports story worth reading: The Saga of Dexter Manley's Superbowl Ring

A Wall St. Star's Agonizing Confession (Larry Kudlow's drugs and alcohol confession)

Organizations that have been instrumental post-Katrina?

'Idol' producers want Howard Stern to replace Cowell

Vets face blizzard of red tape, group says

Super Bowl in Miami: Parties set to help Haiti quake victims

STORMageddon

STORMageddon

Ok, CNN, we get it. You are now the Tea Party network.

Two Bragg soldiers killed in Afghanistan

CNO: 33 ($1.4 billion dollar) amphibs will meet Corps’ demands

US wants to send Military to Yemen to fight Terrorism.. but was IS really going on there?

Records show that cabins on Sarah Palin's Alaska properties weren't noted in tax assessments

Good fugging grief _- I detest that LIAR

Unemployment Falls; Let's all thank the Bush Economic Miracle

Unemployment Falls; Let's all thank the Bush Economic Miracle

According to the Freepers David Cameron, Leader of the UK Conservatives, is a Liberal Socialist RINO

received my Zogby Poll...questions-

oh..This should be fun...Rachel Maddow live at the Tea Party rally

I encourage everyone to actually read the BLS report

My Sister's Death by Pregnancy - by Auriandra

CSPIN: Tea Bag Central...

m$nbc reporter says 'we're having a lot of fun down here' at the tea party convention

I guess I'm an idiot, these new jobs numbers dont add up to a sunny day (imho)

Birthers and Pukers, this is it, Happy Friday!!!!!!

Sen. Masshole says stimulus didn't create a single new job

Anti-choice terrorist issues threat against abortion providers

Moscow wants answers from U.S. on Romania missile shield plan

"... committed Socialist idealogue ..." WTF??

fb group-scott lee cohen should resign for being a woman abuser

Few remain as 1962 Pa. coal town fire still burns

Palin cabins not noted in tax assessments !

The WORST day of the year here in Philly:

Industry "Lobbying" Imperils Overhaul of Student Loans

Eric Holder and the battle over Khalid Sheikh Mohammed. - by Jane Mayer

Add "deadbeat" & "scofflaw" to QUITTER on PALIN's pageant resume (unpaid tax declaration)

Phildelphia may get 18 inches of snow over the next few days.

Administrations come and go, bureaucratic networks remain in place...

Administrations come and go, bureaucratic networks remain in place...

Aetna's profit drops....Would have fallen even more if they hadn't shaken down customers for more $$

Dupe, pls. delete.

NYC Student Arrested for Doodling on School Desk

The Rude Pundit: Richard Shelby's Earmark Extortion

Coming up on MSNBC David Shuster

Please DU a Poll

Please DU a Poll

Russian president approves new military doctrine

Hi! Come in! Please, no murdering, By Mark Morford

Well, on Sunday, we are headed out to see Crazy Heart...

Dems need to go on offensive re: GOP budget plan (cut SS benefits and privatize Medicare)

Donors Reward Dems Who Pushed Public Option

How many of you would buy a ticket in a Healthcare for Life lottery?

Tiger: RELEASED from rehab, CURED of sex addiction. Is the final exam true/false or multiple choice?

Watch Scott Brown lurch to the right

What’s in a name?

Seder up in one minute n/t

Todd Palin runs the show. Sarah is just the 'Obedient Wife.'

Charlie Sheen's Mercedes Benz Commits SUICIDE!!!

New Polling out for New Hampshire Senate Race

What's in a name?

Snowstorm, DC area ++

Sen. Shelby also backs out on Dodd for financial reform consensus.

Could the Tea Baggers, and those associated with them, be banned from office?

Ex president's tv spot.

Clarence Thomas takes you to SCHOOL on the proper and improper ways to disagree with his Supremeness

FAIR Activism Update: NPR Ombud: 'Critics are right' on (disrespectful) Zinn obituary

Opening Speaker for the Teabagging convention suggests racist tactics for voting

Donors Reward Dems Who Pushed Public Option

Shelby's office responds: I did it. (If I don't get my earmarks, the terrorists win)

The second lien sticking-point

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Tea partiers just want my respect!

Police detonate explosives, sieze machine guns in Mar Vista

Health Insurance Industry Group Takes Out Ad To Gloat Over Death of the Public Option

Palin sister-in-law makes plea deal in burglary

Avatar Ebert review - James Cameron just got re-elected King of the World

Sammy!

Why not go after GOP earmarks?

Tom Tancredo: I Spoke at the Tea Party Convention Because I Couldn’t Afford a Ticket

Healthcare cost still spiralling out of control with no containment in sight

Man Upset with Gas Station's Policy Drives SUV Through Window

Man Upset with Gas Station's Policy Drives SUV Through Window

Was watching some old behind the scenes footage from Sesame Street from the ealry 80s

Avatar - mini review. Bad bad... 5/10

Girl who saved mom among 47 given bravery awards

Pat Robertson's ties to Charles Taylor come up in his war crimes trial

Raging Grannies rip CBS a new one:

Raging Grannies rip CBS a new one:

Crist, Rubio oppose changing 'don't ask, don't tell' policy affecting gays in military

Most of us spend so much time bitching about the state of the world

Breaking - unemployment is now below 10% - 9.7%

Ted Nugent: Under the fold; Eat the family pet.

Obama admin. official defends AIG exec. bonuses

Trento's Take: Fox News Can't Upset Murdoch's Saudi Prince

Indonesia to move Jakarta's Barack Obama statue

The Chef was Black who put up the Fried Chicken menu at NBC celebrating Black History Month--

California: Thousands of jail inmates freed under new law

Republicans Will Fight Against Jobs For Americans. Their Elections Depend On It.

Calvinism: A cancer on Christianity

Republicans. Country First as long as it isn't America.

(Federal) Suit challenges San Francisco election practice

Cosco Busan owners lose ruling on spill damage

Gays in the Military No Big Deal…in 30 Other Countries

Beck Inappropriately Uses Haiti In Stupid Obama Joke

Anthony Weiner: "I don't know what the President believes on some of these big issues"

MetLife: In talks with AIG for insurance unit

I came across a newspaper from 2004 at my parent's house

Kucinich: Focus on the Economy

A tale of two banking systems (by Chas "offwiththeirheads" Dickens

On the assassination of American citizens by our government, by Greenwald of Salon

On the assassination of American citizens by our government, by Greenwald of Salon

Good news for all us seniors

Court overturns Linehan murder conviction

Ross will challenge Patrick for governor (Mass)

Exclusive: NAACP calls Tea Party speaker’s quip ‘outrageous, insidious’

Don't watch the Cable News channels!

So 20,000 jobs lost yet unemployment number FALLS 0.3% = 450K people.

Lobbying Imperils Overhaul of Student Loans

If this is what a "cadillac" plan does, I hate to think what a regular plan will do

The party of Stupidity and the Republican Party are one in the same

Somebody with a camcorder needs to ambush Tancredo.

dupe. please delete

These are the people to whom we're supposed to show respect???

Aetna pays $750,000 fine for errors in Healthy NY oversight

Of Wealth and Woes

We are in trouble...

Ted Nugent: Under the fold; Eating the family pet.

Judge holds Young in contempt of court (for not turning over sex tape)

I would call what Sen. Shelby is doing domestic terrorism.

Drunkest Cities In America - Freeper Capital Fresno, CA Tops the List!

Bill Dedman is on Shuster discussing the Palin emails

Stop Beck: Best Western Becomes 101st Sponsor To Drop Glenn Beck

Police Respond To Shooting At Discovery Middle School In Madison, Alabama

100-YEAR-OLD SCOTCH FOUND IN ANTARCTIC

Senator Shelby Puts Hold On ALL Obama's Nominations

The World Shrugs

Its election Day in New Orleans tomorrow

Sarah Silverman on marriage

Didn't those guys supporting Brown say the DOW will climb if he gets elected? I noes I seen it

Tired of Collection Agency Tactics, Debt-Ridden Consumers Sue Back

Tired of Collection Agency Tactics, Debt-Ridden Consumers Sue Back

Defense Contractor With Ties To McConnell Will Plead Guilty On False Statements Charge ($400M fine)

CSU student draws fire for suggesting 'Cowboys vs. Indians' theme

Shelby's got Joementum!

Shelby's got Joementum!

Slowly Coming To Terms With The 'Maverick'

Shelby Tries to Shut Down US Senate to Benefit Foreign Company

Palin e-mails reveal a powerful ‘first dude’

Gawker posts the Edits Faux made to make O'LOOFAH look better and STEWART less better

CO Sen. Poll - Romanoff the More Electable Candidate

Incredible conception..

Study: Segregation rife at charter schools

Anthem Blue Cross dramatically raising rates for Californians with individual health policies

Arianna Bests Drudge

NYT: Debt Problems Chip Away at Fortress Europe

Nearly 600 'Delegates' (teabaggers) From Across the United States Come Together in Nashville

Insurance company protecting themselves instead of widow

Insurance company protecting themselves instead of widow

FRANKEN To American Citizens: " Hold Your Elected Officials Accountable" Until This Bill Is Passed.

Today in History: 1994

More Than $119 Million Awarded to States and Territories (Wellness Initiative)

Here are the 24 members of the Presidential Advisory Council on HIV/AIDS

Ukraine poll rivals make final push amid fears of violence

Ukraine poll rivals make final push amid fears of violence

Escalation of Hostilities (David Rees)

Man barred from charging for sex parties

Youngstown murderer of 2 put to death - killings imitated movie Meance II Society

$995 Million to address the shortage of health care providers in underserved areas

G7 finance ministers arrive in Canada's far north

Restaurant Promotes Bathroom Sex For V-Day

Pentagon Looks to Breed Immortal ‘Synthetic Organisms’

"We will never hear James O'Keefe's name as a credible source ever again."

"We will never hear James O'Keefe's name as a credible source ever again."

"We will never hear James O'Keefe's name as a credible source ever again."

"We will never hear James O'Keefe's name as a credible source ever again."

Condoms in endangered species packages? Are they kidding?

I just landed on MSNBC for a couple of minutes. It should be renamed

U.K. Firm Pleads Guilty to Illegally Exporting Boeing 747 Aircraft to Iran

Lay your bets down - who can get closest to predicting the unemployment rate on election day 2010?

Taiwan Exporter Arrested on Charges of Exporting Missile Components from the United States to Iran

DOT to raise registration fees for hazardous materials shippers/carriers from $975 to $2,975

Obama Administration Announces enhancements for TARP

Obama Administration Announces enhancements for TARP

Real Unemployment 18% - Will Stocks Falter?

Sanford (R-Appalachian Trail) Now Wants Stimulus Money

If Rahm Goes - Then Who?.....

HUD 2011 Budget: Support shift of local homeless assistance systems to performance-based

Bill Moyers RAWKS !!! Another ass-kicking show tonight, including more on the Supreme Court decision

Bill Moyers RAWKS !!! Another ass-kicking show tonight, including more on the Supreme Court decision

US Dept of Labor announces $880,000 grant to provide Maine workers with health insurance payments

Why does God hate Annapolis?

Tea partiers skip prayer and Pledge of Allegiance at opening of national convention.

We, The People, In Order To Form A More Perfect Union...

Why is there no TMZ style coverage of guys like Rush Limbaugh or Glenn Beck?

Why is there no TMZ style coverage of guys like Rush Limbaugh or Glenn Beck?

Texas has a nuke plant event

The evolutionary benefits of gay uncles

Senator Richard Shelby is a traitor and a hypocrite

RI man charged with operating on his own dog

RI man charged with operating on his own dog

RE: Filibusters. It's not like "Mr. Smith Goes to Washington" anymore.

Greece, Portugal, Spain, Ireland

Richard Shelby, an extortionate thug

Thank you Scott Lee Cohen of Illinois for getting Florida out of the embarassment basement!

It's Official: Obama Is Creaming Bush When It Comes To Jobs

DOH! Fuller (CA - R) announces -- accidentally -- her state Senate run

Exploding Breast Implants could be used as Terrorist Weapons

If the Repugs wanna limit fees for malpractice lawyers, we wanna limit fees for lobby lawyers

FRANK: " I have to amend my description of Fund-Not only a liar; He is a congenital/habitual liar"

Question: Why are almost all the loan mortgage cos located

Drones, Targeted Killings and the Fifth Amendment

Today's Epic Fail, Homeland Security edition

Cop fired in racist e-mail flap regarding Henry Louis Gates Jr.

To Run for Office, Orly Taitz Turns to OC Gay Activists

Failed -- 1st American State Bank of Minnesota, Hancock, Minnesota

Super Bowl: Dems vs. GOP?

Super Bowl: Dems vs. GOP?

The Bush Legacy, the Republican Legacy: Attempting to Address the Costs of these Wars.

STEELE: Trust me, after taxes, a million dollars is not a lot of money..

Teabaggers call for return of literacy tests for voters. Oh, the irony.

Dems To Force GOP Vote On Anti-Social Security Privatization Resolution

Why not call it the Bush War Tax: Some thoughts after watching the Congressional Budget Hearings

Note to pols: You know you are in trouble when they stop covering you on reg news & start on ET.

StopBeck.com: Best Western latest to drop Beck-took less than 24 hours!

Jenny Sanford and Bawbra - it was awful

The Corporate POLICE STATE strikes again!

Veto Debt Ceiling Bill

Most snow in DC in 100 years - is this for real??

"Official: Germany's Jesuits did not stem sex abuse" - but germany gets less coverage than...

OBAMA "Intends To Sign Comprehensive Legislation" - Prez DIDN'T Concede Health Care Reform Might Die

So how was part two of Stewart's interview with olielly

NAACP calls Tea Party speaker’s quip ‘outrageous, insidious’

Genes may protect against alcohol issues

Would you vote for a political candidate who is a "loser" as a non-political person?

Three themes that ALL Democrats need to harp on ... constantly.. for 9 months

Guardian UK: Tony Blair 'should read more Dostoevsky'

Chase Denied Loan Mods for Now Forbidden Reason—Homeowners in Limbo

The good news in the Labor Report

Andrea Mitchell: Teabaggers responsible for Scott Brown election win

4 Obama federal judicial nominees to get a vote next Thursday

Let's arrest some corporations and put them in prison

Hannity just said Bush did not start any wars

Free market and all that when it comes to insurance companies, etc.

Be careful what you wish for.

Got $1,100,000? You can bid on an XBOX 360 autographed by Sarah Palin!

Arpaio's office could face sanctions over records

Attention Children Of The Cold War! Time to initiate Operation X-500.

Any down side to closing a BofA account?

President calls republicans on claiming credit for programs they tried to kill- Names, dates, photos

The driving controls in cars should be standardized for safety

Student denied school lunch over 20 cents

KO is skewering the Grifter and her co-governor

Banksters......literally

Two New Groups Dedicated to Open Government

I need some quick help...My FB Freeper (I know, right?) is telling me that AIG is no biggie

Central Florida buried under 2 feet of snow..

Jack Cafferty: 36% of Americans have a positive view of socialism.

Sarah Palin pimps her own baby and all developmentally disabled people.

The BLEGO-MAN will be on Trump's "Apprentice Show" next season...

The Incredible Shrinking Newspaper

Heckuva job Brownie - Picks Colts over Saints

list of speakers at the national pea-brain party convention

1983: The plan to take down Social Security: What does Lenin have to do with this?

This is a very big deal:

There was a nasty slur against Dylan Ratigan today accusing him of being a Tea Bagger

Here's A Blog Some Of You Might Like...

Another view of what may come in 2012.

Teabagger logic (Oxymoron of the year)

IRS Cited By DNR For Nonpayment

Tea Party sponsor wants "to find as many Christians, as many concerned Americans as I can"

Bush, Cheney and the Great Escape

Anti-abortion group targets black women with billboards

Fill the Bench Now: Now is the time for Obama to move on judicial nominations

Full interview of John Stewart with o'reilly for those who want to see it

If I weren't crying, I might be able to come up with a decent title for this story

Homeland Security Adds Senator Shelby to ‘No-Fly’ List

The filibuster; the "hold"; Senatorial "courtesy": all should be eliminated.

Damn! If Sarah Palin wants Rahm canned, do I HAVE to support him? nt

Is the requirement to be the governor of NY, one must be a horny corndog?

US Nuclear Weapons Site in Europe Breached

" World Net you MUST read every day..it is the only source of good news"

Snow shoveling not for those 45 and older

Maybe Somebody Should Challenge Sarah Palin To Take A Lie Detector Test...

Credit Card Companies Worm Their Way Around New Restrictions

Charges to be filed in Michael Jackson's death

Denver boy, 9, died after state-benefits error denied him asthma medication

The TEA Party (Tear Elephants Apart)

RI man charged with operating on his own dog

Want to understand the rape of the United States - read this

Several posters here linked an story about Keith Olbermann, which was entirely untrue

Hate crime = terrorism? I think so.

Report says 8 Americans died defending worthless Afghan outpost

Good Bill Maher line: Trust me if the first primary were in Vermont we'd be putting maple syrup in

Palin's Campaign Against the "R-word" Hits Snag with Limbaugh

Bush's Prescription Bill Sucks for some people !

New Osama bin Laden tape released...

LOL !!! - 'Be Careful What You Wish For, Mr. Tancredo' - FDL

I met Howard Dean last April....

Is Penn State being investigated for Fraud?

Never let them forget.. it's TeaBAGGERS folks...

military quiz time: you're under attack. you have only one rifle and two soldiers

Shitty E-mail I Got At Work Yesterday

Army Curtails Plan to Cut Spending For World Bases

I Dreamed I Saw Howard Dean Last Night

Convicted felon James Traficant (D-Ohio) wants to return to Congress

Update on 26 thousand exotics seized in Texas -- and a request for help!

UPS Faces Class Action on Fuel Charges (Charged for Air, shipped by ground)

Weiner calls Lieberman a d*** on TV

Trivia of former Presidents: Cussing Pets, Who was the Big Cheese, 19th Century Birthers, etc

Dollar General to add 5,000 jobs, open 600 stores

They couldn't stop our singing

I can't wait to meet the First Snowman tomorrow.

Well, don't be discouraged . . .

Now I wish he of the wide stance was still in office...

Mandatory Friday Malloy Truthseekers check in!! TGIF!! Best of Malloy tonight

Police thank suspect for Facebook info

Todd Palin Had Big Role in Sarah's Politics: 1,200 E-mails released to NBC News

Todd Palin Had Big Role in Sarah's Politics: 1,200 E-mails released to NBC News

The Tax Foundation--at it again with bunk about overtaxed

How many times does Obama have to be kicked in the nuts ..

Obama's Biggest Accomplishment (In A Picture)

In Visit to Fox News, Jon Stewart Faults Fox News

OK. FUCK Newsmax and their random ads photoshopping the President of the United States! Fuckers.

California Peggy's Husband needs some good vibes, they headed to ER Tonight

California Peggy's Husband needs some good vibes, they headed to ER Tonight

Today is the Day of Shame. Let us never forget!

Non-Seasonally Adjusted Unemployment Hits Record HIGH: 10.6% (U3) and 18% (U6)

So, Mid-Altantic DU'ers...ready for the Big Storm? How's it looking out where you are?

So, Mid-Altantic DU'ers...ready for the Big Storm? How's it looking out where you are?

O'Reilly: "You are so out of touch with the folks." Stewart: "You live in a CASTLE!"

O'Reilly: "You are so out of touch with the folks." Stewart: "You live in a CASTLE!"

New pint glasses aimed at curbing violence

Tell Glenn Beck: My name is [Insert your name] and I am an American.

I just found out one of my favorite musicians is a blogger at Crooks and Liars!

Century-old whisky found in Antarctic-Team found crates restoring hut used by Ernest Shackleton

The Amazon vs Chevron: Will you pls sign the petition?

I'll tell you when I'll take the Tea Baggers seriously

US Swine Flu Epidemic Shows Signs Of Being Over

Got this in an e-mail and I am wondering if it's true

Margaret of "Helen and Margaret" is back and in rare form....must read

** The Official Teabagger Nashville Fundraiser Watch Thread **

Unemployment Drops to 9.7% , so get ready for the avananche..

Sounds oddly familiar...

I was an operative for the CIA

1,400 People show up for free dental clinic in Tulsa today.

1,400 People show up for free dental clinic in Tulsa today.

Now they want to bring back 'literacy tests"? WTF?

Police invade S.F. fundraiser

Pushing kids and teachers to the bottom

Potential Evolutionary Role for Same-Sex Attraction

Health care reform is dead. D-E-A-D. It's not pining for the fjords. It's dead.

Anyone listening to CSpan callers (re Tea Party?)

FBI wants to know that Websites You Visited

Leaks spotlight aging nuclear plants

If progressives had a convention and paid Howard Dean $150K to speak . . .

Does anyone remember a civics quiz broadcast by CBS(?) in the late '60's?

Does anyone remember a civics quiz broadcast by CBS(?) in the late '60's?

Mob Participant: Hang the Witch!!! Kill her!!!

Physicists Kill Cancer With 'Nanobubbles'

The Scariest Jobs Chart Ever

Toyota: Illusions of Trust, Gone

442 nuclear power plants worldwide, without people they meltdown within 1-5 days.

WND Joseph Farah 's (At Tea Party Convention now) Conspiracy Theory: Cloward-Piven Strategy

Patrick Kennedy: Scott Brown's candidacy 'a joke'

Legal experts slam U.S. "Targeted Killings" of American Citizens suspected of being "terrorists"

"Now wait just one god damn minute!"

600 teabaggers in Tenn.= national news; 1.1 million protesting the war in 2003 = nothing

Do you think the two parties keep each other in check?

Do you think the two parties keep each other in check?

Free Dental Care - tomorrow - Tyler, TX

This Administration Addresses the 8 Million children in this nation who go to bed

Why are U.S., allies telling Taliban about coming offensive?

Arianna Huffington...Teabagger Sympathizer?

Minnesota Acorn closing

I Heart Jenny Sanford

Al Franken Lays Out 'Pledge And Pass' Strategy For Health Care

Al Franken Lays Out 'Pledge And Pass' Strategy For Health Care

Al Franken Lays Out 'Pledge And Pass' Strategy For Health Care

Here's a novel idea: LET THEM FILIBUSTER!

Judge wants Edwards sex tape 'under lock and key'

Need another reason to root for the Saints Sunday?

A man who asked not to be identified wears a National Tea Party Convention shirt - pic

A Link To Actual Jim Crow Literacy Tests Used In Alabama

We are losing the propaganda battle.

Dixie Chicks National Anthem

Imagine Charter in IN placed on probation. FL Imagine Charter tries to bring up F grade.

Is cannabis a progressive issue or not?

Ice diving

Arrested for "domestic battery".

7 US States That Are Worse Off Than Greece, Portgal, Ireland, And Spain

Marjah=Fallujah?

'Win this war,' Obama says at service for 7 killed in Afghanistan

So here's the Dem election problem - TX same verse (same as MA) - Old White Guy (yeah-yeah I know

With Taliban Leader Reported Dead, New Pakistani Figure Emerges

12 year old NY girl, handcuffed & taken to police station for doodling on desk

Obama Says We Should 'Take Our Time' on Health Care; Al Franken Rips White House for Lack of Leaders

I find the "Real America" Tea Party talk not only stupid, but offensive

I find the "Real America" Tea Party talk not only stupid, but offensive

I find the "Real America" Tea Party talk not only stupid, but offensive

Ed Schultz asked a TeaBagger reporter (Heidi somebody?) to go to the next

Rachel has a great program tonight

God damn us democrats in Massachusetts for not being prepared for the special election!

Sarah is in Kansas tonight

We have a blizzard going on around DC!

We have a blizzard going on around DC!

The ads portraying smokers as drunks and thieves reach a bit to far.

Job Numbers: Which do you want - a positive political sound byte or accurate interpretation

GOP Chairman Steele: ‘after taxes, a million dollars is not a lot of money’

GOP Chairman Steele: ‘after taxes, a million dollars is not a lot of money’

Wife of GOP California congressman dies of cancer

Wife of GOP California congressman dies of cancer

The New NCLB's Demand for Highly Unqualified Teachers

Holy Crap.. Leno just had George W. Bush on as a surprise guest

checking in from Pittsburgh: power out, 9 inches and still falling

Why IS Kent Conrad so obsessed with gutting Social Security?

Media at the Tea Party Convention: one-to-one reporter-to-attendee

Dodd to introduce constitutional amendment to reverse campaign finance ruling

2011 education budget- $365.5 million in funding for charter and other autonomous schools.

NATO, Afghan Forces Prepare War’s Largest Joint Offensive

IL Lt gov race: Source: Cohen seeking 'honorable way' to drop out

12 Leaders Cosponsor Amendment to Block Corporate Election Buying

I found this thread

I found this thread

Night shuttle launch may be seen on East Coast

Night shuttle launch may be seen on East Coast

Florida Christian Group Purposely Uses Wrong Photo To Mock Adoptive Couple

Cynthia McKinney recipient of the 'Peace through Conscience' award from Munich

Warning: Your Cell Phone May Be Hazardous to Your Health

Keep your eye on Greece this weekend and next week

Mentally disabled 'self-advocates' oppose use of word 'retarded' (PC run amok?)

R.I.P Todd Brown. 14 years old, in my community, gunned down in school.

Graph: Unemployed for over 26 weeks

Bush, Cheney and the Great Escape

Meet the New Boss: Obama Nominates Extremist to Head DEA

How Much Do You Pay for College Tuition?

The "Tea Party" is not real

I wish I had not watched NOW tonight on PBS. It increased my disappointment...

Isn't it nice Tim Tebow's mom was given the CHOICE not to have an abortion?

On the subject of Avatar--and YES, this is pertinent.

Ah, geez. Why doesn't Arianna Huffington just join the Tea Party and get it over with.

I just want to get something straight

Northeast Ohio Residents Fight To Get Their Paychecks

So there are actually TWO Tebow ads for Focus on the Family?

****DUzy Awards for the week ending 2-5-10****

Aspartame Name Change - February, 2010

President Obama taking heat over mispronunciation of "Corpsmen."

The Truth About the Work of Dr. Tiller

i got 20,000 or so posts here

Type O Negative - Blood And Fire

If you're an ol' fogey like me who was a teen in the late 70's bio channel is doing the ABBA story.

Ha Ha Ha Ha Ha Ha Ha Ha Ha Ha Ha Ha Ha Ha Ha Ha Ha Ha Ha Ha Ha Ha Ha Ha Ha Ha Ha Ha Ha Ha Ha Ha Ha!

I'm a danger to myself and others. (video)

MC Solaar & Ron Carter - Un Angel En Danger

Do you believe this shit?

Confians

WEATHER REPORT - Corner Pocket

Bobby Hutcherson - Montara (The Roots remix)

Let My Dreams Come True

Did you ever wonder what a trillion dollar bailout might look like? If so . . .

A question that is not a request for medical advice. A weird thing:

Have you seen the ads for this on TV?

I can't stop laughing at this ad!

My other brilliant idea!

I just realized I went to school with Campbell Brown

What's a word for "glass" or "cup" that means exactly the following...?

Masculine women! Feminine men!

Harry S. Plinkett reviews Avatar

Weather experts! I can't understand why New England isn't getting this storm.

Video: "Jersey Shore" star Snooki flips of Philly as she's booed at a chicken wing eating contest

Hmmm, what a coincidence.

Good morning Lounge

I have an idea for a movie, it's called, "Soundtrack, the movie".

We made something different for the crock pot this week. Pizza soup!

Check out the incredible Ayub Ogada on my music blog

Quick. Someone come up with an LOLcat or a psuedo inspirational poster for this photo:

"Actually, a dog found it."

Sexist Doublestandard: my fiance can wear my shirts all day long

Chevy Chase, Maryland might just be the funniest DC suburb out there.

Chevy Chase, Maryland might just be the funniest DC suburb out there.

WTF?

I'm beginning to sense a very disturbing trend with our friend Holly.

Bob Costas brings a metric ass ton of gravitas to every sport he touches

Do you think this cough syrup works?

Everything I do gonh be funky

Everything I do gonh be funky

I trust the Gene Genie

Has anyone been in residential treatment for a mental illness?

Do you ever answer your own questions out loud? I think I do sometimes.

13 Things Your Burglar Won’t Tell You

Avatar Ebert review - James Cameron just got re-elected King of the World

Type O Negative - Wolf Moon

Tiger: RELEASED from rehab, CURED of sex addiction. Is the final exam true/false or multiple choice?

What's that white stuff falling from the sky?

Is libertarianism a cannabis issue or not?

You just won $5 on a scratch off. What do you do?

Have you ever Googled "goggles"?

Things to do in Southern California when it rains.

Hilarious timewaster

The GREASING OF THE POLES has been moved up one week

On CNN they just showed a clip from Letterman last night.

Hip hop monk

Is it just me, or does Craig Crawford remind you of Floyd the Barber?

12 inches of snow in the forecast

Do you like to explore your own area or would you rather go over the horizon?

I saw the Book of Eli the other night. It was totally intense & engaging.

I just realized that my age will be XXX in roman numerals pretty soon.

I Lost 14 Pounds Since the Beginning of the Year

Big decision: I have chosen a lullaby for the future grandchild

toilet cleaning responsibility

Live - Selling the Drama

The many names of David Ryder - MST3K

Google Chrome Extensions - wassup wit dem tings?

I guess I wasn't paying attention when I saw Dances With Wolves.

Ladies pose nude for pets (video)

We've all forgotten the greatest Super Bowl annual tradition!

On the Today Show today: tips to help women fake it

What is the correct pronunciation of "b'hoy"

Do you have one of those huge bubble heads that is so big, you can shovel snow with it?

Have "Udon" bowl ~will travel..

Eric Burdon and The Animals - When I Was Young

Avatar - mini review. Bad bad... 5/10

Personality changes with alcohol

Yee-haw, honey! NASCAR romance fiction gets rear-ended...

I put Gray Warrior's "thread that never dies" on Hide Thread today

Disturbing Microsoft Office Clip Art

Funny bumper snicker idea in my paper today

Phone interview for grad school: 1/2 hour only

Book release -- and a big thank you to DU loungers!

Why do people post every intimate detail of their personal lives on facebook??

Name some funny dreams you've had about celebrities.

Catch the Wave - Prepare to be amazed

What is the correct pronunciation of "Norwich" (as in CT, not the dog, et al)?

I'm getting a big surprize tonight!

'Idol' producers want Howard Stern to replace Cowell

Things to do in Western Pennsylvania when it snows

Sumo failed to keep champ in check

Super Bowl: Who are you for?

Do you ever smile & nod politely while not listening to a SINGLE word the other person is saying?

There are tons of versions of "Little Wing". Post one!

My friend lost his battle with cancer this morning...

What Are You Reading? The February Inclement Weather Edition

How do you start a GD thread that sparks controversy and furious debate?

A Super Bowl Alternative: "Dr. Zhivago" on HD Net Movies at 3PM PST/6PM EST, Sunday 2/7/10!

What's Your Blood Type?

* Official Blizzard 2010 snow amount check-in thread *

To what extent does language determine the way we think or experience the world?

What's the last foreign-language movie you watched? Was it any good?

Am I the only one NOT watching the Superbowl?

Charlie Sheen's Mercedes Benz Commits SUICIDE!!!

Audrey Hepburn was not beautiful.

Ezra Klein: What's Chris Dodd's Game?

This is really a window of opportunity for a third party to appear

The President was correct. Nice. But what about results?

What I wish Obama would say

Wonder if the markets will recover after the unexpected 9.7% drop they were expecting 10.1%

What was the off the books lodges being setup for, 10X normal cabins size,

Obama approval among states for 2009 - Hawaii warmest to Obama

WH: "today’s employment report contains encouraging signs of gradual labor market healing."

Sen. Dorgan: Republicans Ignore Facts and Their Own Record as Democrats Strengthen Economy...

Economy Sheds 20,000 Jobs But Rate Drops to 9.7 Percent

Shelby has handed a bullet to the Democrats

Remarks by the President at DNC Fundraising Dinner

Biden: "So many people have bet on our demise that it absolutely drives me crazy!"

Shelby's Office Confirms Holds. "Terra...Terra..."

Senator "Traitor" Shelby puts hold on Obama nominees to help FRANCE!

NYT: Dodd says talks with GOP at impasse. Signals 'it's time to move the process forward.'

Coons to challenge Castle for Senate seat

Scozzafava-ed again in New York?

Poll: Newsom leads lieutenant governor's race

Karl, you're embarrassing yourself

Krugman on Fiscal Scare Tactics

Economists React: Jobs Report Has More Good Than Bad

A little bit about what all is in the Unemployment numbers:

Joe Conason: Republicans revive a debate they lost, badly

Two GOP Challengers Have More Cash Than McHenry

You know all the money the Senate and House health care bills are projected to cost?

"Another Day, Another Disappointing Political Ploy Obstructing Progress"

Ken Salazar: Oil And Gas Interests ‘Do Not Own The Nation’s Public Lands’

Obama attends CIA Khost memorial

Obama: Hey, We've Been Through This

Mr. President you won't lose healthcare because you lost Massachusetts

Obama Admits Health Care Overhaul May Die On Hill

Make Shelby the face of the Republican Party...

Time: Why a GOP Ad Man Dreams of Electric Sheep

Decoding Obama's Health Care Plan

Krugman: Jobs Are Up! I Mean Down! Whatever …

White House, Gibbs Blasts Shelby Hold on Nominees

Shelby’s Hold Could Help Enrich One Of His Biggest Contributors

Inside the White House Press Corps: Savannah Guthrie

Tibet's Star Activist Warns Obama

How to become a respected elected official.

Obama: 'Take our time' on finalizing health care

Today's Republican Party: hypocritical, intolerant and offensive

Unemployment good news

Blumenthal: Law Threatening Bysiewicz's AG Hopes Is Valid

TPM: Dems to Force GOP Vote on Anti-Social Security Privatization Resolution

Contradicting his GOP colleagues, Cornyn declines rematch with Obama

Rush was CLEARLY talking about Palin when he said,

Defiant underdog in US Senate campaign ends year with just $60k on hand in key Ohio race

Big Ed: Harry Reed is going to loose in Nov. so he needs to get something done

"Sen. Cornyn: No thanks to President Obama Q & A "

DFLer Kelley drops out of the governor's race

EMILY's List backs Reichert challenger

President Obama to throw bipartisan Super Bowl party

Obama's Health Care Trap

Hilarious teabagger at the convention dressed like a Scottish guy with a fake accent

Photos: The Obama Presidency, February 5, 2010, "Welcome to the Big Leagues"

NYT: Democrats Ask, Can Health Care Bill Be Saved?

Pelosi Slams GOP For Reviving Call To Privatize Social Security, Medicare

NH-Sen: Ayotte May Face Trouble in GOP Primary

Reid to go a'reconciliation vote huntin' next week.

"Franken Lays Out 'Pledge And Pass' Strategy For Health Care"

Stupid ass Drudge takes the NEGATIVE view in the unemployment data

Tea partiers skip prayer and Pledge of Allegiance at opening of national convention.

SHELBY: IF I DON'T GET PORK, THE TERRORISTS WIN....

Here we go again with the media going after dem's in Illinois

Geithner: 30% Credit Card Rates Are Cool (Best Video On DU In Months)

WTF!!!! Tweety calling Obama a one term President like Carter

White House articulating a case for ending the filibuster permanently

The problem some people have with Obama.

Yes I supported John Edwards.

The idea of playing nice with Republicans & trying to be bipartisan will bring us minority status.

The idea of playing nice with Republicans & trying to be bipartisan will bring us minority status.

How The Shelby Hold Went Down

Bachmann on Obama: 'HE WANTS TO ANNIHILATE US!'

Cao will be sole GOPer to attend White House Super Bowl party

Has anyone ever heard of the "Turnip Day" session?

Robert Shrum: Democrats Need to Start Fighting Back

"the biggest Democratic political problem of the day is ... picking among the several GOP scandals"

How to get rid of republican lawmakers: Dare them.

And now we know who Barry is

Obama's HCR plan? FORCE the GOP to talk about it on camera?

Michael Steele: "Trust me, after taxes, a million dollars is not a lot of money."

Is Obama stuck on stupid with this bipartisanship crap

Spitzer Considers Run Against Gillibrand

Job Losses Under Bush and Obama - The Picture Speaks for Itself

From his MOUTH: Obama admits that HE WON'T fucking QUIT on passing Health Care Overhaul

Your FUCKED UP MEDIA hard at work: "Nearly" 600 'Delegates' (teabaggers) meeting is News?????

Tancredo at teabaggers convention: law that kept blacks from voting should be reinstated

White House: Shelby’s Holds A Potential Threat To Our Security

LA mayor lays off 1,000 employees in budget crisis

Sweden wants explanation on Baltic nuclear 'dumping'

Red Cross convoy attacked in Gaza

Several casualties feared in Karachi blast

Lethal Nato bombing details leaked

Detectives question climate change scientist over email leaks

Bomb kills US soldier in Afghanistan: NATO

Anti-Semitic incidents rise to record

Venezuela: Chavez equates Twitter with terrorism

Tea party opening speaker suggests blacks be kept from voting

Youngest World War II service casualty identified

EPIC (Electronic Privacy Information Center) Objects To Google-NSA Cyber Partnership

Car Bomb Kills 27 Shiite Pilgrims in Iraq

Deadly blast in Iraq's Karbala city

Pro-West ex-Iraqi PM slams de-Baathification

S&P, Dow futures down after jobs data

Ford offers to fix up to 17,600 Fusion hybrid brake glitch

Gov't buys $2.5M in Super Bowl ads to boost census

BAE Systems handed £280m criminal fines in UK and US

US Tea Party convention begins

Palin's Campaign Against the "R-word" Hits Snag with Limbaugh

Judge wants Edwards sex tape 'under lock and key'

Century-old whisky found in Antarctic-Team found crates restoring hut used by Ernest Shackleton

JPMorgan CEO gets $16 million pay package

Christmas Day Airline Bomb Suspect Turned On Cleric

Investors Fear Europe’s Woes May Extend Global Slump

Why are U.S., allies telling Taliban about coming offensive?

'Win this war,' Obama says at service for 7 killed in Afghanistan

Report: 8 Americans died defending worthless Afghan outpost

Taliban to execute US soldier if Aafia not released

Palin e-mail reveals a powerful ‘first dude’

Pentagon Releases Names of Soldiers Killed in Pakistan

Job losses from Great Recession about to get worse

Danish Forces Free Ship Captured by Pirates--first time warship intervened during hijacking

Sen. Shelby puts hold on all Obama nominees

Abortions higher among religious school students

Boston officer fired over Gates case comments

2010 bank failure tally now 16

US faults command over Afghan ambush that killed 8

Geithner says low risk of double-dip recession

U.S. Unemployment Fell to 9.7% in January; Payrolls Drop 20,000

Brendan Burke Dead: Son Of Leafs GM Brian Burke Dies

Goldman CEO bonus only $9 million in nod to public ire

Tea Party Convention's Racial Brouhaha: Obama Won Because Jim Crow-era Law Not On Books - Tancredo

Obama admits health care overhaul may die on Hill

Army curtails plan to cut spending for world bases

Industry Lobbying Imperils Overhaul of Student Loans

Powerful storm bears down on East Coast

STOCK MARKET WATCH, Friday February 5

Tea Party convention begins in Nashville

Republican lawmaker's budget plan gets Obama's attention

Anthem Blue Cross dramatically raising rates for Californians with individual health policies

Tibet temperature 'highest since records began' say Chinese climatologists

World Bank Welcomes Steps by Swiss Government to Ensure Stolen Funds Go To Haiti

School Shooting at Discovery Middle School

FBI wants records kept of (all) Web sites visited

Turkish girl reportedly buried alive for talking to boys

South Carolina measure requiring terrorists to register for $5 becomes law

North Korea releases U.S. Christian activist

Wells Fargo to Poach, Train 1,400 Brokers This Year

Ancient tribe becomes extinct as last member dies

Pelosi: ‘We Will Pass Health Insurance Reform’

Ex-Argentine military leaders face 25 years prison

LiberalViewer: GOP Leader Wont Meet Obama in Middle?

Robert McChesney and John Nichols on The Death and Life of American Journalism

EyesOnFox: Is Obama going to get us all killed?

Holding Bush Accountable

Thom Hartmann - Tea Partier Shane Brooks is Protesting the Tea Party Convention

Countdown - Professor Jonathan Turley: U.S. Can Kill American Terrorists Abroad w/o Trial

Sean James and Al Joyner respond to the Tebow Super Bowl ad

DNC Ad Slams GOP for Snuggling Up to Wall Street: "They're Doing It Again"

Smart Remarks: Regulate this!

Imagine There's No President

Rush wants to be Obama's "father figure"

Dylan Ratigan: Senate Financial Reform Gutted?

Lt. Gov Candidate Cohen - 'Pretty Creepy Person' Now Wants to Help the People

DNC Ad Hits Shelby and GOP for Playing Politics: "Empty Chairs"

Randi Rhodes...National Prayer Breakfast

Rachel Maddow: GOP doubles down on whoring for banks, big business

Prop 8 Trial Re-enactment, Day 1 Chapter 3

Prop 8 Trial Re-enactment, Day 1 Chapter 2

Hugo Boss Workers Fight to Save their Jobs

Kimmel's Tim Tebow Super Bowl response ad

Gerald Celente on Russia Today 05 Feb 2010 (RE: Unemployment)

American Mother & Baby Killed While C.I.A. Agents Observe

Nancy Skinner on Obama's first year stock market performance 12-31-2009

New Video of Challenger Disaster Surfaces After 24 Years

Author Of 'Shadow Elite' Janine Wendel On The Dylan Ratigan Show

Nancy Skinner on FBN 1-19-10 re: Scott Brown effect on health care

Hypocritical Teabagger #599.

Grow A Pair! Senator Al Franken To The White House

Adam & Eve or is it Adam & Steve???

Card-carrying teabagger

I am holding a picture of our next President of the United States...heh heh ha huh ha heh huh ha!

Reid Blasts Shelby: Security At Stake As GOP Delays Nominations

Young Turks: Poll - High % Of Republicans Are Nuts, Misinformed

Ed Show-Rep. Peter DeFazio & John Nichols - Dems, White House political operation 'blowing it'

LiberalViewer: Biggest Stock Market Gain In A President's 1st Yr Since Before WWII - FoxNews Reports

American against American, government orders.

Michigan: Police protect teabaggers from angry crowd

Frank Schaeffer on Shannyn Moore Show Part 1

VIDEO: Father Of Slain Soldier Battles Funeral Protesters In Court

Marc Faber on US Bubble, 'worthless' dollar & Gold 'the Savior'

Illinois Court Overturns Malpractice Statute.

Jeremy Scahill: The Expanding US War in Pakistan

AlterNet: Fury at Wall St. Banks Fuels Public Action for Move Your Money Campaign

Eugene Robinson: Stealing Fire From the Gods

Fiscal Scare Tactics

Idaho Baptist Adoption Suspects Planned to ‘Gather’ 100 Haitian Orphans, Cross Border

KC Star: Tancredo's Tea Party screed

MSNBC: Alaska e-mails show Todd Palin deeply involved in state matters

A Basic Survival Package

Al Franken lays into David Axelrod over health care bill

Barney Frank goes after the Disinformation machine of GOP and it's helper M$M hail Barney Frank!

White House attacks Republican tactics of delay - really good. Let's see more of this straight talk!

Consolidating the Coup in Honduras

Senate Dems to tackle joblessness with series of bills - count on GOP filibuster!

Adolf Hitler's 'Mein Kampf' to be republished in Germany

Democrats introduce Bill to Repeal Health Insurance Anti-Trust Exemption

The Big Con - good site for learning of GOPs manifold perfidies - Institute for America's Future

TYT: Why Glenn Beck Going After President Obama's Name (Barack) Is So Terrible & Stupid

The Dystopia Conservatives Built

CounterSpin on Haiti

Tea Party baggers 'suggest' return to literacy test before you vote

Boehner says he doesn't trust the President be bipartisan. REALLY? WHAT THE FUCK HAS THE PRESIDENT

The Sorcerer's Apprentice

Another Haitian Scandal: U.S. Missionaries Try to Effect Adoption of Baby Doc Duvalier

'Staying True' by Jenny Sanford

Here's an idea: Everyody sell your Toyota's cheap to REpublicans. Maybe we'll get lucky

Really? Are We That Thin-Skinned?

Friday Talking Points (110) -- Left Still Waiting For Rahm Apology

Records: Palin cabins not noted in tax assessments

Shelby put blanket hold on ALL NOMINEES (including Security nominees) more attacks on our democracy

Endgame by John Michael Greer

Weekend Economists Masquerade Weekend Feb. 4-7, 2010

Gas Sites Spur Air Fears

ODAC Newsletter - Feb 5

Drumbeat: February 5, 2010

Argentina oil and gas output falls

Wind power growth limited by radar conflicts

California EPA Approves Gas-Fired Power Plant

Current Winter Arctic Ocean Ice Formation Rate About 1/3 Of That Recorded In 1980s

More Companies Interested In FutureGen For "Clean Coal" Plant To Be Built . . . Someday . . .

EU Document Shows Plans To Reclassify Oil Palm Plantations As "Forests" - i.e. Clearcutting OK

Last Member Of One Of Earth's Most Ancient Human Cultures Dies In Andaman Islands - AFP

Energy chief defends Yucca Mountain determination

Prominent Skeptic Admits January 2010 Hottest Ever

Obama USDA Dumps National Animal Identification System Plan - NYT

Study Projects India's Coal Consumption To Quadruple By 2030 - NYT

Sweden wants explanation on Baltic nuclear 'dumping'

Gregoire: nuclear energy must be considered

California turbines frozen in Minnesota wind

Utah State Rep. - Global Warming A Giant Conspiracy To Limit Human Population Growth

Authorities find radioactive waste ship sunk by mafia

Plutonium levels in fish the Barents Sea off the coast of Finland.

Chinese Gov. Imposes Ban On Independent Reporting Of Latest Melamine Scandal - AFP

Genetically-Modified Forest to Replace Native Pines in U.S. Southeast:

Atmospheric releases of Uranium and Thorium at 18 tons per average Coal plant? True?

Utah Farm Bureau Demanding Apology From BYU Scientists For "Attacking" Climate Skeptics

but..but..but..what about CLEAN coal??????????

UK climate scepticism 'on the rise', BBC poll shows

Assuming the worst, what would you say to distant future humans?

How much will nuclear cost U.S. citizens?

President Obama Says Clean Coal is Necessary

dupe

Right Place, Right Time. Tom Condon is the luckiest man in the world.

Another blizzard expected in DC but----

Happy Birthday Hank Aaron! Baseball's TRUE Home Run King!

Thoughtful (Civilized) Nation Questioning Whether Anyone Can Really 'Win' The Super Bowl

Can we have a little wager on the Super Bowl?

Bill Dudley, Slow, Small, but an N.F.L. Star, Dies at 88

Good Shabos!

Need another reason to root for the Saints Sunday?

Stone Cold - Lead Pipe - Lock. 35-31 Saints!

John Terry axed as England captain following sex scandal

49ers CB Eric Green forcibly sodomized transgender New Yorker Angelina Mavilia

Ex Cowboy Michael Irvin accused of rape..

Red Cross convoy attacked in Gaza

IDF legal official: Israel should probe Goldstone Gaza report

Video: Theatre in the shadow of the Palestinian Nakba

Gaza war saw anti-Semitic attacks rise to record high

Haiti: For `orphans,' a life of neglect, pain

Consolidating the Coup in Honduras

Paramilitaries, successors still terrorizing Colombia

YouTube coup in a dirty war

El Salvador issues official apology for civil war abuses

Colombian Trade Unionists Win SOLIDAR Award for Struggle for Human Rights

Ex-Argentine military leaders face 25 years prison

There's Real Hope From Haiti -- And It's Not What You'd Expect

Honduras’ Porfirio “Pepe” Lobo: Another Disaster for Central American Democracy Waiting in the Wing

Venezuela: Chavez equates Twitter with terrorism

New report exposes sweatshop conditions in factories making NFL jerseys

i thought this was interesting

Ne State union (10,500) to wage freeze: No

Today in Labor History Feb 5 President Bill Clinton signs the Family and Medical Leave Act & more

First Machinists Union election at Delta Air Lines underway

Russia to grant Sri Lanka $300 mln loan to buy armaments

Man, 63, Arrested For Having Large Cache Of Guns

Article: Self-Proclaimed Pro-Gun Progressive Says Proposed Assault-Weapons Ban Makes No Sense

Can't get a gun here? No problem: Florida will issue permit, and local police must honor it. Phila.

Just in time for tax season...........

I think it's time we started a letter writing campaign.

Suppose She Had Been Armed and Aware

Nebraska considers "castle doctrine" ...

Brazilian general: Gays should not lead troops

Rachel Maddow Interviews Gene Robinson

The State of the Movement: Speeches aren't change, change is more than words

Prop 8ers pushing to be on redistrict panels in California

Here's what I call doing it right: Queer Ontario

Obama: "We may disagree about gay marriage..."

Heterosexual questionnaire

Google Earth Images From 1966

Best science blogs

Who does Neil deGrasse Tyson think he is?

Science Friday - 'Manufacturing Depression'

Last Ever Night Shuttle Launch Visible From Eastern United States

Again....and so soon. Snow from my bedroom window this morning.

good morning louie

My friend Diane Benson is running for lieutenant governor

Face Behind The Face

Caribbean photos (if you're tired of winter scenes...)

Telekinesis.

I WANT A CIGARETTE!!!

The Economy

Bulgaria, Serbia Are ‘Vulnerable’ to Greek Crisis, Yields Soar

Portuguese govt defeated on austerity measures

BOA cuts deal with SEC, settles huge lawsuit for pennies.

Hungarian Stocks Enter Correction, Bonds Fall on European Debt

Russia Default Swaps Jump Most Since August in Greece Fallout

Ha! Italy pursuing fraud cases against BOA, other banks.

Bluegold denies market rumours

Calpers And Others Pressure Hedge Funds For More Transparency

Vietnam: Central Bank Orders Gold Sales

It Pays to Default On Your Mortgage…It Pays Someone

Swiss central bank aggressively pushes franc down

Fears of 'Lehman-style' tsunami as crisis hits Spain and Portugal

Insulin Study Could Lead to New Dosage Devices -- Artificial Pancreas

Are Greek Sovereign Debt Tremors a Start of a New Phase of the Crisis?

Pregnancy, money, age, etc

I think I may be developing a banana addiction.

Lobbying Imperils Overhaul of Student Loans

Bounced out of school

Study: Segregation rife at charter schools

World's oldest monastery in Egypt opens doors for pilgrims

Russian Satanic cult foiled in attempt to infiltrate police

Berliners fight anti-Semitism among Muslims

Evangelizing Xians can be so obnoxious.

CBC: Gluten hosts concern parishioners

Calvinism: A cancer on Christianity

It's World Nutella Day

Whats cooking over here, guys?

Which is better for braising...Boston Butt or Pork Shoulder?

I'm making Turkey Sausage and Chicken Gumbo for Super Bowl Sunday

For those that like them, I found a great weekly dinner planner.

Red Velvet

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