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Archives: March 2, 2010

Bunning Enthusiastically Backed Extending Unemployment Benefits That Weren’t Paid For In 2003

Wash. man electrocuted after urinating on power line

Judd Gregg during Bush's term: "If you've got 51 votes for your position, you win"

How to end the wars - the easy way.

Wow 2.5 billion in MATRIX infringement suit?

Is Jim Bunning leading a filibuster??

Former Bosnian leader Ejup Ganic arrested at Heathrow

9 Dems who voted no on health bill may reconsider

6 Reasons Dick Cheney Should Advise President Obama

Hall & Oates bassist T-Bone Wolk dies

Listening to Evan Bayh on Charlie Rose, he doesn't get it either.

I Resubmit to You: This Is Not Health Care Reform in D minor

Investors fly to moon as space race goes private

Obviously, Being Paid A Salary in the Senate Dissuades Senators From Doing Any Work

Up Or Down. - Time To Govern - 2March 2010

They are Training Police for Specialized 'Israeli Spotting' Now in Dubai

It just occurred to me that the Republicans know that Democrats do a better job...

why we need healthcare reform now

Tomorrow, I'm starting a Draft Howard Dean to primary Barack H. Obama - website, FB, the works

Catholic Charities in DC are going to stop insuring spouses because DC is marrying gays

So now there is a racial conspiracy behind abortion?

Digby: ACORN Cleared — Cowardly Dems Must Feel Great for Defunding Them

Do politicians realize that most people hate them? And do they care?

So, extrapolating from what we're seeing now economically

MarketWatch: Wall Street is stealing another 20% from you

Our Future dot Org: Tea Party - Everything you know is wrong.

Of no consequences and bad examples for our youth - our country's decline

Rare tiger cub found in China dies of malnutrition

Goldman board rejects shareholder demands on pay

Bunning Blockade Leads To 21 Percent Fee Cut For Doctors

Seaside villagers lost homes and livelihoods in Chile quake

So Bunning Proves It's Republicans Who Want To Kill Off Seniors, Right?

Catholic Charities of Washington Drops Spousal Coverage Due To D.C. Marriage Equality Law

Just as passing thought on the future for Republicans

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Good morning DU!

I just found out that I'll spend 1.26 microseconds less with you people per day..

Senate gavels in at 10:00 this morning for anyone interested.

Buying Health Insurance Across State Lines

More on climate change hoax

Can't they bypass Bunning through reconciliation ? After all these months

Good news in poll for Arlen Specter...

US-AFGHANISTAN: Habeas Challenges for Bagram Prisoners

Jon STEWART eviscerates Rick SANCHEZ over tsunami coverage (video link)

OPINION: Right-Wing Obama HATERS Should Stop Speaking In CODE

OPINION: Right-Wing Obama HATERS Should Stop Speaking In CODE

The Military Strategy on Afghanistan in Just 16 Characters

Oliphant TOON' "She wears glasses, doesn't that make her an intellectual?"

This is the way I remember things when I was laid off for almost 2 years under Reagan

"What a Beautiful Weapon!"

"What a Beautiful Weapon!"

Goldman board rejects shareholder demands on pay

GOP Senators’ Votes On Reconciliation

GOP Senators’ Votes On Reconciliation

Dems To GOPer Bunning: Thanks For Demonstrating Filibuster Abuses

Toles sums up the Republican Campaign exactly

British Study: Liberals smarter than Conservatives

Flood Insurance Program Is All Dried Up -thanks to Bunning.

Documents detail serious problems with F-35 program

GOP senator: Unemployment benefits make people not want to work

They're gonna hafta find someone worse than PALIN before I bother to vote again.

Australian town, 326 miles from river, hit by raining fish

Consumer group sues insurer over policy changes

Judge who was after Bush cohorts now hobbled by Spanish gov't.

Thank You Jim Bunning

Rare Buddhist flower found under nun's washing machine

Baxter admits flu product contained live bird flu virus

Curling - a sport?

Curling - a sport?

GM recalling 1.3 million Chevrolet Cobalts, Pontiac G5s

FaceBook Group: YOU came to OUR country, You learn OUR language

Peeing in the pool

Wiseguys Tickets charged with hacking into Ticketmaster, Livenation to illegally grab best seats

Any ideas what we could use closed school buildings for??

Tea Party 2010 = Militia Movement 1994

Luke "Lucky Sperm Club" Russert on...

Hey Arlen---see what happens when you act like Democrat?

Hey Arlen---see what happens when you act like Democrat?

States May Ban Credit Checks On Job Applicants

THE BUNNING EFFECT!

Chart of the Day!

Bridges financing plan delayed by Bunning action

Anyone watching the Senate?

Anyone watching the Senate?

Harold Ford shows his true colors

This is rich: In a NYT Op-ed, Harold Ford explains why he's not running

Remember the Alamo!!!!!!!!!!! LOL

Coal as an essential element of modern society and the cost

Cut Saturday Mail... makes sense to me

Thread created over highly contentious topic

Any other "SCOTUS nerds" out there who will be waiting for transcripts of todays oral arguments?

Any other "SCOTUS nerds" out there who will be waiting for transcripts of todays oral arguments?

'FREE PORN' Vexes UTSA

S.Korea clamps down on abortion to boost birthrate - Rewards for informants

S.Korea clamps down on abortion to boost birthrate - Rewards for informants

Chuckling because Scarborough's kingmaker game appears to be

Consumer group sues insurer over policy changes

According to CNN Radio ,7am Central 3/2/10, ..Jim Bunning is a reasonable guy

chuck todd called the current supreme court an 'activist court'

Pay-day loans and Sen Bunning:

Hatch Forgets About The Bush Years, Claims Reconciliation Is Meant To ‘Balance The Budget’

Rand Paul, KY senate candidate, supports Bunning.

Jim Bunning's hold is also killing "flood insurance"

Kentucky Civil War/ Protest at Bunning 3:00 today

Everything's dandy in Afghanistan - except for the Afghans killed and maimed by NATO forces

Watching Certain People--the police state is here

Watching Certain People--the police state is here

Let Them Eat Cheap, Mass-Produced Cake

Let Them Eat Cheap, Mass-Produced Cake

Lincoln's Challenger Raises Scads of Cash on Day One

...will mr bunning hold up the wars in iraq and afghanistan when funding is needed?

Vote for Republicans, Get More Bunnings

When they stand up, can we stand down?

When they stand up, can we stand down?

Senator Kyl is a Moron and here is why

Wall Street's Bailout Hustle/Pls delete if already posted.

NOW calls for NY Gov. Paterson to resign

Hotheaded Emanuel may be White House voice of reason - washingtonpost.com

More judiclal nomination hearings set for Thurs.

U.S. Company Bankruptcies Drop More Than 70 Percent From A Year Ago

Republican concern about the deficit

Warrant Issued to Reagan's Grandson

Union (AFL-CIO) Pushes for Its Own Jobs Plan

Residents want North Side sign honoring general removed (Michael Hayden)

The Rude Pundit - Jim Bunning Has Been Hit in the Head by Too Many Line Drives

Bunning postering because has nothing to fear from the electorate.

McGwire being punished for steroid use

War, Peace and Oscars

Cast raises money for real 'Stand and Deliver' math teacher's fight with cancer

Bunning is the test case for the tea party candidates...

Bunning is the test case for the tea party candidates...

Sen. Bernie Sanders: Tea Partiers Work to Dems’ Advantage

In light of the looting taking place in Chile, isn't it about time that the media acknowledge

Tea Party Leader Was Involved With GOP-Tied Political Firm

The Media and Debra Medina

The Bunning Gap

WI-Sen: Tommy Thompson might challenge Feingold

Marjah prelude to larger military campaigns, next stop: Kandahar

Why was this thread locked after only three responses?

IT WORKED!!!! 31% of Americans believe Toyotas unsafe; GM's Domestic Sales Climb 12%

We need some fricking Inflation!

The Snow Storm nonsense talking point on unemployment

In The Shadow of the Olympic Flame: the Poorest Neighborhood in Canada

I wonder how many times Bunning voted for unfunded military expenses...

Danziger TOON- Great moments in representative democracy

Supreme Court Rulings Open Loopholes for Water Polluters

My guess is that Blanche Lincoln will lose the primary and run as an independent to hurt the Dems.

Is Jim Bunning Acting Alone?

NASA - Chilean Quake May Have Shortened Earth Days

Women's Bodies: Wholly Owned Subsidiaries of the Christian Right

The Republican Mindset

The Republican Mindset

I say place as much,, if not more, emphasis on supporting life enhancing occupations in this country

2010 Senate Race Ratings - NY Times

How the mighty have fallen: Mark "Turn the Page" Foley opens secondhand store.

We burned draft cards and changed America,

U.S. Empire Building with a Smiley Face

U.S. Empire Building with a Smiley Face

Were there any women at

Putin: Russia To Build New Strategic Bomber

This many people will lose unemployment benefits because of one stinking POS!

Unemployment Benefits Would Be Retroactive

bunning

Credit checks keeping some unemployed

Pres Obama is one confused & messed up dude

I just have one thing to say

Post office moves towards eliminating weekend delivery

Steny Hoyer criticizes the Senate

No time for tea; Minnesota janitors stand together to win new contract and improve community

A look backward to May, 2003 with an article by Robert Freeman.

A look backward to May, 2003 with an article by Robert Freeman.

A look backward to May, 2003 with an article by Robert Freeman.

Unemployment benefits ending for some Ohioans

Coffee Party USA

Training Tuesday: Free and Low Cost Online Tools

Tsunami swept away fleeing bus full of retirees

Help, we're being invaded !!11!! (series hugh and such)

A Couple Of Comments & Observations On Bunning And Filibuster Use.......

Rage on the Right, The Year in Hate and Extremism - SPLC Quarterly Report on Hate Groups

Chips and sweets now make up a quarter of kid's diets....

Does the GOP Hate Jobs?

Does the GOP Hate Jobs?

CNBC "Should we abolish the Post Office?"

CNN reporting that Dems could bypass Bunning,

CNN reporting that Dems could bypass Bunning,

what is Bunning talking about?

In winter snows, soldiers work to warm relations

Redefining what makes America great - Aspen Daily News Column

MarketWatch: 8 reasons Wall Street loses another 20% in this decade

Most bizarre distraction of the year: After Bunning and Reid just completed a lengthy

It Wasn't a Mortgage Recession After All: So Why Don't We Feel Better?

Red/swing states most affected by Bunning's unemployment insurance ban

WTF? Maybe Reid will override Bunning by NEXT WEEK?????

The Dangers of Nationalizing Sacred Space

What makes the life of John Wayne Gacy, Jr., so valuable?

One by one, residents of Marjah stood up to voice complaints — houses damaged, relatives killed...

what is the 21% medicare cut

Unemployment benefits ending for some Ohioans

Senator wants nation’s jobless to be his servants

Robbery Victim's Family Say They're "Sorry" Baby Died in Shooting

Robbery Victim's Family Say They're "Sorry" Baby Died in Shooting

The Bunning Effect

Durbin calls for sanction on Web firms that do not promote Internet freedom

I want you to look very closely at this picture . . .

If only Hillary had won?

Oklahoma House Bill Bans (Women's) Egg Sales

The Coffee Party is up to over 52,000 on Facebook

The Moral Problem of Neocons like Bunning Who Love to Cut Off Poor Peoples' Living

Dems!!! Pay VERY Close Attention To This: SPECTER SURGING IN PA

Bank bailout part deux - The Bunning Assist

Geithner aide goes to lobby

Bankruptcy looms, Greek PM warns

remind me never to live in Tulsa

The Latest Rahmlinology-- More Reason to Detest Rahm Emanuel; He gives the Finger to Justice

Just another post-imperial guerilla war

Anyone else hear McConnell blubbering on the Senate floor?

Blame the upcoming increase in crime on Bunning. And the decrease in GDP

Paul Ryan, another "free market" Republican asshole

If you like justices like Sotomayor......

Roger Ailes "Comes Out Of The Closet As A SELF-LOATHING Liberal"

Rand Paul Rallies Support for Jim Bunning

U.S. May Set Rule Requiring Brake Override System on Cars

The Bunning Blunder: Some local news stories from the past few hours.

Hey, I didn't know Rahm Emanuel was once an Israeli army volunteer

So what just happened on Ratigan? He cut off Mark Williams' mike

How this douchebag on Shushter's show can defend Bunning is beyond me.

Heads Up: Prayer Warriors and Sarah Palin Are Organizing

Quake may have shifted Earth's axis, shortened day

Former US Rep. Foley opens Fla. consignment shop

Hey Senator Bunning, why dont we send another 100 Billion to Iraq instead of extending benefits

GOP to the Unemployed: Drop Dead (You Bums)

GOP to the Unemployed: Drop Dead (You Bums)

How Obama's Health Care "Reform" Kills Health Care

AP Source: Obama to add GOP ideas to health plan

Greece must make more cuts, not clear how much -EU

'Hella Big': Soon To Be A Scientific Measurement?

Bloom box challenges: Reliability, cost

Orrin Hatch’s Brazen Lies About Filibuster — Clearly He Thinks You’re Stupid

200 Russian tanks found abandoned in forest

Dems: Emanuel's "gut instincts" trump Obama's

3fer profiles: unRacist MURDOCH (abt "Mexicans"). Rethug-Sen.ZUCKERMAN. Lib-AILES.

New report finds that right-wing extremist groups have grown 244 percent in the past year.

Nose scanning techniques could sniff out criminals

FLASHBACK: Bunning ... Backed Extending Unemployment Benefits That Weren’t Paid For In 2003

Ford on the move. Sells more vehicles than GM for first time in 12 years.

The MSM needs to STOP CALLING HUNGRY THIRSTY PEOPLE LOOTERS!

Can someone versed in Senate rules please explain why Bunning alone can continuously block

Fundies: HUD study is designed to promote 'homosexual laws in housing'.....

Right Wing Employs McCarthyite Tactics To Smear DoJ Lawyers

Hel-lo, Did anyone else see Dylan Ratigan just now?

Fifth grader brings pot laced cereal treats to class

Lefty Groups Planning Massive Research Dig On GOP Stimulus “Hypocrisy”

Specter takes lead in Senate race, poll shows!

welfare for farmers (agri-business)

Cuba’s Health Politics: At Home and Abroad - must read

I lost my job because I was sick

Teaching where there's transiency:

Bill Halters first ad:

Joe Klein of TIME sums up vile Republicanism thusly:

Pssst. Hey teabaggers. According to Dick Cheney " Reagan proved deficits don't matter."

The laziest dog owner EVER

Bunning Complicates Republican Strategy

Rightwing Extremism: revisiting the threat assessment

Dems should be running ads against Republicans blaming them for the Bunning 'filibuster'...

NO MATTER WHAT GOP proposals Obama incorporates into Health Care reform

Modesto schools: 400 layoff notices going out

Palin on Leno tonight. Did he have her on so that she could endorse Meg Whitman?

Palin on Leno tonight. Did he have her on so that she could endorse Meg Whitman?

(Bloom Box) An Open Letter to John Doerr Regarding Bloom Energy

Hungary had a Cosmic event

Draft Spitzer

GM to recall 1.3 million cars over Cobalt, G5 power steering complaints

Relations between the Government of Jamaica and the US

Food Costs Rise as Strapped Consumers Spend More on Food

Report: An 'Astonishing' Rise In Anti-Immigrant, Anti-Government Groups

NPR this morning with Diane Ravitch: rethinking No Child Left Behind

There's going to be an all nighter in the Senate tonight

3 guilty in cult trial, starvation of toddler

is it just me or is every republican asshole taking turns holding legislation hostage

Even before fomal announcement, Jerry Brown leads in the polls

Obama angers union officials with remarks in support of R.I. teacher firings

Things that should be outlawed: Cats, Pot, & Uncut Dongs.

Big Ed just said the standoff with Bunning is over!!

Rumors circulating of deal struck with Bunning to be announced this evening

"Buy Farmland and Gold" advises Dr. Faber("Dr. Doom") --- Psst! Pass It On To The Unemployed

Profiting From Recession, Payday Lenders Spend Big To Fight Regulation

Rhode Island Teachers’ union files labor charges over Central Falls firings

Not Alice's Tea Party

Why are we still in Iraq....

Former Texas GOP chairman: Bush ‘was a lousy president of the United States.’

Chris Matthews for Bunning?

One year in...where would we be...under President Hillary Rodham Clinton?

I just read this in The Guardian: Republicans v secular America

MORE (Democrat) St. Patrick's Day Items On Sale Now!

Surf, Sand and Smith & Wesson at San Francisco's Baker Beach

Dubai seeks Israeli prime minister’s arrest over murder of Hamas militant

F&#K Republicans. America-hating, shit eating wastes of space.

'Toyota defense' could reverse criminal conviction

Orange officials sue couple who removed their lawn

Orange officials sue couple who removed their lawn

If you get a chance, watch the show Earth 2100 on the History Channel...

AR-Sen: Punch the hippies, bring out the politicians! by kos

The Gaza Blockade: DIME Bomb Cover Up?

If the teabagger-led republicans take over the House and Senate in November, it won't last long;

Brooklyn brewhaha: Babies in bars

The Apolitical Me.

This isn't any big deal in the whole scheme of things, but it REALLY pisses me off!

Please DU these polls about Bunning and Unemployment.

Tech companies eye proposals on use of independent contractors

Whirlpool uses $19M for job creation -uses it to close US factory

Whirlpool uses $19M for job creation -uses it to close US factory

Judge Wants Counseling For Runaway's Family

Rove admits to error on Iraq as Bush strategist

Google "Boehner Asshole"

Down the AfPak Rabbit Hole

Auto Web site Edmunds offers $1 million for cause of runaway Toyotas (WP)

We live in amazing times

Apple Sues Google's Phone Maker

Is a Health Care Reform Bill better than none?

Obama Endorses Blanche Lincoln In Arkansas Primary

Michael Jackson kids play with stun gun purchased off the net

Dylan Ratigan on MSNBC absolutely kicks butt!

House Communications Subcommittee Has "No Plans" to Bring Back Fairness Doctrine

what's with all the abortion polls lately?

Sad if True: Report: Body found in Chelsea King case

Larry King Live will have Jerry Brown on tonight, 8 Central

Turn on your TV right now for chilling proof that some people have too damn much money

TX Primaries- Polls just closed at 7PM CST, but the early results do not suggest anti-incumbent mood

Accountability...

Re: Bunning's "agreement" (Amendment)

The War Against Medicare: An Attack on Single Payer

Anthony Weiner coming up on KO with Lawrence

Mitt Romney Warns Dave Lettermen to Be Careful What He Says About Sarah Palin

Larry Fink’s $12 Trillion Shadow

Why Even Bother?

Westboro Baptist Church counter protest - Richmond, Va today

Westboro Baptist Church counter protest - Richmond, Va today

Get Ready for a Mass Citizens’ Arrest of Health Insurance Companies

Say one thing for the Chileans

Durbin speechifyiung now on Senate floor...

Thanks for the bug squash, mods!

Sick to Death of this Courteous Dem Line of Dialogue: "I don't question his passion or sincerity."

'Don't tell Michelle,' Obama says

Dylan Ratigan Goes Off On Tea Party Guest, Kicks Him Off Show: 'You're Offensive' (VIDEO)

Trial Witness: KY Election Officials Used E-Voting Machines to Flip Votes; Changed Party Affils

In case anyone's interested PNAC which is now called The Foreign Policy Initiative

Former 'No Child Left Behind' Advocate Turns Critic -From an interview on NPR

Law me, Miz Blank, PLEASE don't go on TV with that gay woman!

It's official. I am (at least temporarily) not full of shit.

Bob Dylan & "the mortality of an entire culture, a moral stance, an understanding of the world"

Washington Post reports on culture war in Mexico over gay marriage: notice parallels w/US?

If Bunning Is So Against Deficits, Is He Going To Refuse His BIG FAT Senate Pension?

I liked this toon that was in my local paper today...

I liked this toon that was in my local paper today...

Sen. Jim Bunning Wreaks Havoc on the Unemployed -- And His Own Republican Party

IBM layoffs blamed on offshoring

I think Senators should give back all their pay and benefits...

Swiftboat Justice? Sometimes I think there just might be a God

Sarah Palin on Leno's late Show tonight - Notice for those who want to experience it first hand

Medical Marijuana Advocates File Lawsuit Challenging L.A. Dispensary Ordinance

'HCR Obstruction by Amendment' Remember Rick Santorum? On Fox's

Oil deals vital to Iraq PM's campaign

Do you support the current US strategy in Afghanistan?

Arizona Senate kills texting-while-driving ban

Obama taps outsourcer for commission to reduce debts and deficits

Ex-mayor of Houston wins Democratic primary for Texas governor

This Modern World: TOO MUCH CRAZY

Rachel is battening down the Hatch

There is a deity: Kinky FRIEDMAN has lost in Democratic primary!1

Homeschooling: German Family Gets Political Asylum in U.S.

Supreme Court Appears Ready To Overturn Chicago Gun Ban

Updated list : 33 senators have spoken out so far on Public option

Conservatives have a similar utopian worldview that communists and Marxists have

Living Together First Doesn’t Make Marriage Last, Study Finds

AFL-CIO appalled at comments from Obama and Education Secretary supporting school teacher firings

Lil Wayne faces a year in prison for being near a gun in a bag that belonged to his manager

DNC email- Are you represented in Congress by a Highway Hypocrite?

Found this on a news aggregate. Not exactly the way I would put it, but....

Mandatory Tuesday Malloy Truthseekers check in!!

Woolly mammoth remains resurfacing in Siberia

Clip of Ebert appearance on Oprah. Awesome. 1/2 way through is a demo of his new computer voice.

Turd Blossom admits to error on Iraq as Bush strategist!

Sen. Jim Bunning has now placed a blanket hold on all Pres Obama's executive-branch appointments

Sen. Jim Bunning has now placed a blanket hold on all Pres Obama's executive-branch appointments

In book, Romney blasts Obama over U.S. image

Canadian Immigration Minister pulled gay rights from citizenship guide, documents show

update #4 on Antarctic event

Weeding Through the Hype: Pot and Schizophrenia

Yahoo News dug up an old photo of Strom Thurmond - pic

Cheney group questions loyalty of Justice lawyers

LOL! McCain: I'll Cut Deficits Like Reagan!

Do you realized how fucked up we are when putting spies in the health systems is good?

Is it just me, or do Democrats have a tendency to cede power

Convicted and Escaped Murderer Caught after Drunk Driving in Police Station Parking Lot

Louisville Courier-Journal: Bunning's true colors

Rahm Emanuel: Saboteur Of Hope And Change

Right-wing media praise Bunning for blocking worker pay, relief to unemployed

Right-wing media praise Bunning for blocking worker pay, relief to unemployed

Ohio Patients Forced To Drive 20+ Miles For Prescriptions-CVS Caremark Merger

Jim Bunning is now officially a RINO.

Jim Bunning is now officially a RINO.

Repubs can get away with "tough shit", because that's the "new" American attitude

Dodd: Put CFPA Inside Federal Reserve

letterman - mitt romney and leno - sarah palin and each has a medal winner - is the rw out in force

Arizona residents slam their "cold-blooded, jackbooted" senator, John Kyl

Kay Bailey Hutchison gives up on the Texas governorship. Shucks. I wanted her to go Home.

Dave said, "Prez went for his annual check-up. CHEENEE went for his annual AUTOPSY" n/t

'Mowing the Grass' in Afghanistan

Rangel has testy meeting with Pelosi, is told he has to quit perch on top of House Ways and Means

Cleric's 600 page fatwa condemns martyrs to hellfire

Jim Bunning's fiscal hardball jams GOP

In U.S., Canada Places First in Image Contest; Iran Last

We spend less than 1/10 on education as we do on "Defense". That is a fucking outrage.

Fox’s 24 Casts “Markos” as a Terrorist

Temporary Workers Made to Think Twice Before Taking Union Jobs

Unemployment insurance is OUR MONEY!

Unemployment insurance is OUR MONEY!

Bunning ends filibuster, but 205,000 people won't get a check this week

Poll For Small Business Owners and Presidents, CEOs, and VPs of Small Businesses

How was voting for the "bailout" an atrocity? Hven't the banks paid

Weiner!

Get a Homeland Security Degree and Start working in any of over 3.6 million jobs!

Get a Homeland Security Degree and Start working in any of over 3.6 million jobs!

Drug gangs taking over US public lands

I don't care if Howard Dean danced a foxtrot wheehaw naked,

all it took to break Bunning's filibuster was the WILL to stay up late....

BRILLIANT! For Pennies, a Disposable Toilet That Could Help Grow Crops

Parents at PS 15, an "A" school, ask state to intervene in PAVE charter invasion.

Cruel and Inhuman

Utah legislator who wants to criminalize miscarriages is a Glenn Beck '912er' and Tea Party fan

Why is it NOT surprising LIMBOsevic would live in a "gaudy, tacky" pad?!1 (It's for sale)

How about legalizing "duels of honor?"

How about legalizing "duels of honor?"

Governor ( Heineman R-Ne) gives award, gets earful (No one should be denied prenatal care in Ne)

78-19, the bill has passed and unemployment benefits will be restored ...

Freepers call out fellow Freeper on racism

Kucinich Announces Introduction of Privileged Resolution to End Afghan War

Liberals will agree with this conservative viewpoint

Taxpayer Bailout of Nuclear Companies: Sign the Petition

Anyone else viewing AR senate race as a test?

Something Many DUers Aren't Going To Like Or Want To Admit

Teachers Union files state complaint over Obama-backed RI school firings

Any DUers able to identify fish from Florida?

Kentucky Teabaggers Support Bunning!

California politician proposes bill to ban sex offenders from using social networking sites

KBR gets $2.8 Billion NO-BID contract - Must've used up all that accountability on those teachers

'Smoking killed me': Pensioner issues final warning... on the back of his funeral hearse

Obama removes Bunning jab from speech: would be "too partisan"

earthquake changed earth's axis

digby: Teabag Poster Boys

IMF-Style Austerity Comes to America:

How can a guy with the mental acuity of a kumquat shut down congress? (re: Bunning)

Brown's Running

Jon Stewart Eviscerates Rick Sanchez Over Tsunami Coverage

Jerry Brown is Back and I'm Beside Myself With Joy Today! Here's His Video Announcement!

The Onion gets a Boehner

Al Franken is a better Senator than Comedian.

If poor students are always the result of poor teachers;

Is it too broken to fix ??

FROM ABSURDITIES TO ATROCITIES

Rahm Emanuel: Obama's Chief Of Sabotage

What is Ratigans problem?

Remember how that one Senator prevented the Iraq War by putting a hold on it?

Tired of debunking Global Cooling Nonsense?

Bunning's amendment has just been defeated

Rush Limbaugh's Gaudy Fifth Avenue Penthouse Is Now For Sale

AFA: If America was ruled by Biblical law, then that killer whale would never have killed that woman

'Tom Tomorrow' Covers ACORN 'Pimp' Hoax, Depicts NYT Public Editor Clark Hoyt as a Weasel

The culmination of a corporatist government aiding and abetting the Wall Street banksters and

Big Tobacco Prostitutes and the Distortion of American Justice

Smithsonian turns down suit worn by OJ Simpson

Lack of abortion rights could spell the end of the Democratic Party

Poll: Abortion

Yeah, that's right. Bash Texas all you want. At least when a celebrity runs in THIS state

I want to say something about accountability and I'll probably be blown up for it.

Republican says she was asked to change party affiliation to serve as 'Democratic' precinct official

Maybe we should close down police departments in high-crime areas.

I think Ratigan kind of went over the top -- anybody else catch that? He really

How about the Democrats use the regular process to pass the health care fixes and dare

President Obama adopts Republican ideas for yet another newly revised health care bill

Pass the g-damned Senate healthcare bill and get it out of the f-ing news cycle and

Former Texas GOP chairman: Bush ‘was a lousy president of the United States.’

Breaking: Supreme Court refuses to stop DC's gay marriage law!

Self defense moves saved woman attacked by killer of Chelsea King. Learn how to save yourself!

Jerry Brown to announce bid for governor Tuesday

Hulu losing `Daily Show,' `Colbert Report'

Bullet-Hit Baby Survives Family Massacre (Global Warming Suicide Pact)

City sues couple who removed their lawn

WP: It was a "sad, desperate" decision to fire all of R. I. school's teachers.

U.S. POSTAL SERVICE PLAN: Delivering for you: 5 days a week

74 year old babysitter fights like hell to protect child from sexual assault

Labor Unions Regroup After Being Stunned by Losses Under Obama, Democrats

A supreme court sponsored end run for the prince of Enron?

Democrats May Force Senator Bunning To Engage In An Actual Senate Floor Filibuster!

Democrats May Force Senator Bunning To Engage In An Actual Senate Floor Filibuster!

Public option vs private insurance, my own story

I hate going to the dentist

As militias return, so do the same exact debunked conspiracy theories they had in the 90's

As militias return, so do the same exact debunked conspiracy theories they had in the 90's

Republican & Democratic Parties are Both Part of the Problem. But One Could Be Part of the Solution.

Republican & Democratic Parties are Both Part of the Problem. But One Could Be Part of the Solution.

Secondhand smoke raises risk of hardened arteries among 13-year-olds

Poll: legalization of cannabis

Some little known facts about the Central Falls, RI school firing incident

4-Year Old Daughter of "Ax Men" Star killed by Family Dog(Rottweiler)

Let me break down the logic of the people who dismiss pot-schizophrenia link studies.

Time to call bullshit on the War on Public Education

"President Obama is going to alienate every school teacher in the United States."

There are some very important facts about Central Falls everyone needs to note

Is there a point in pregnancy when you become uncomfortable with abortion?

Homeschooling: German Family Gets Political Asylum in U.S.

If white people were treated this way ...

Gertrude Stein by Pablo Picasso

Dubai has US beat now: Giant Levitating Monster Trucks and a Moon Program

Booty Pop!

Wolf moon picture from last month.

Snow forcast for Tuesday night-Wednesday morning in SE Penna....

Fraggle Rock is available on Netflix Instant watch.

Is it more likely Betty White will host SNL, or John Mellencamp will run for Senate?

Why is Valdosta, GA so hot? Yesterday on the news it was 10 degrees hotter

Well, the first thing I wanna say is, 'Mandate, my ass!"

Good morning DU!

You can go fuck yourself you maggot eating free throw missing scum of the earth asshole.

Final Cut Pro and Windows

Watch "Parenthood" Tonight, 10 EST, NBC.

Thread created over highly contentious topic

USPS ending Saturday mail delivery will have consequences

"i am very glad, in fact i,at last,come back home"

A true challenge for the Lounge: what kind of jelly beans should I buy for the Easter baskets?

Great, thanks to that Chilean Earthquake our day just got shorter - I kid you not!

Why must my cats insist on staring each other down

What would you LEAST want to find in your Easter basket...

NARWHALS RIDING SEGWAYS! YEEAH!

Post of the day on GD. Please K&R.

I just have one thing to say

When you give a well-reasoned, rational response on DU, and nobody responds to it, do you take it as

A friend of mine stuck a garlic clove in his ear.

Do you mind if we dance with your DATES?

Do you mind if we dance with your DATES?

BREAKING: Bunning blocks benefits for 200,000; calls Steve Miller Band "fuckin' awesome, dude"

When is Easter this year??????

Good vibes for my first conference presentation.

Breaking: Steve Miller flips off Senator Bunning while on a date with LynneSin

DU SONG OF THE DAY

Roger Ebert is on Oprah today.

Request Denied

Was it over when the Germans bombed Pearl Harbor?

Seriously, you Steve Miller Band Bashers JUST DON'T GET IT!!

How do you feel about Victor Newman?

why oh why did I click the link to see John Gosselin's tallywacker?

Netflix Nuts. Check out the movie "Ben X".

There's no Video Games section on DU?

R.I.P. Hall & Oates Bassist Tom 'T-Bone' Wolk, age 58

I'm not even about to click on mcctatas' link re: Gosselin's schlong

In honor of Chile, a poem by Pablo Neruda

OK - so according to friends of Ted K, an Irish boy drinks and looks at pictures of his brothers

how much is a taxi ride from Penn Station to Meadowlands?

Help with a Lenovo computer

Gorillaz cool new video: Stylo

The Flaming Lips featuring Henry Rollins...Pink Floyd's "Us and Them"

Did anyone get their federal tax refund yet?

Post some tunes that would work for the upcoming Thor movie

Damn! just got out of GD!

DU Government employees, Sound off!

Man survives peeing on power line, dies in crash.

You got something on your face.

If I casually say in a conversation that I like to practice having children...

Fart Wind and Fire is the greatest group in all of music.

How many DU women chew tobacco?

Yeah, it's a safe bet Howard Stern doesn't like Jay Leno

Eart Wind & Fire is the greatest group in all of music

Will YOU take the STAKE CHALLENGE??!!!!

Why is this year's Oscars only going to be 80 seconds long?

DU Grammarians... a consult, please?

Awesome! My favorite romantic comedy show* that was cancelled** years ago is on in reruns

Word of the Day: Dickiedoo!

If I casually say in a conversation that I never plan to have children...

Update on my Dad

Hard to believe VU's 'Stephanie Says' is a new song

Robot Unicorn Attack.

Will posting about something good that might happen jinx it?

Kate of "Jon and Kate" to be on Dancing with the STARS - crazy quote

One conference presentation... one run-through... 14 minutes FLAT!

Whiskey is good.

Rum is great!

How Long Do You Think It Is Good To Walk Your Dog?

Have you ever asked someone else whether you are within the range of normal?

So if you hear they are making a movie version of The A-Team, will you want to see it?

Lady bugs buzzing around the house, chickens laying eggs like crazy,

Ever just have "ONE OF THOSE DAYS" where you are so mad

Do you ever feel like you could cry for no reason at all?

The laziest dog owner EVER

Steve Miller Band SUX

Facebook: Sometimes you wonder what in the heck you could have possibly done...

Bourbon, the teetotallers might abhor,

Will YOU Take the STEAK CHALLENGE??!!!!

So is Lou Reed's 'Perfect Day' really about a perfect day, or is it about heroin?

Procrastination until death

You know you are in the DEEP SOUTH when....

I am going to a pot luck on Saturday. Any helpful recipes?

I had a revelation today... Post the first 5 on your ipod

L O S T

NBC's "Parenthood". Wow! It is absolutely

Song (or book, movie, etc) that gave the artist a pass for life

Video: Slow-Motion Dogs

Happiness is a warm __________ .

Is there some way to bring up the threads that one has rec'd and/or

Is there any kind of cuisine that Coca-Cola does not go well with?

What foreign language(s) did you study and why did you pick them?

Cats. Should they be outlawed?

Rare Buddhist flower found under nun's washing machine

Some folks just should not be in the military

Cinnamon sugar, butter, apples, chedder cheese & flour tortillas

I went "Office Space" on my coffee maker this morning. Why are modern products crap?

Most romantic song of all time?

Trade in your Bible for PORN!!1!!

Do you drink green tea for health/mental benefits?

Who eats Rabbit on Easter Sunday?

Post here business you have/are boycotting...

Post your favorite movie here, and I'll give a quote from it.

What is Cenk talking about a deal Obama made with Hospitals?

What is Cenk talking about a deal Obama made with Hospitals?

Krugman: "...failing to engineer recovery"

Rethugs have narrowed thier 2012 convention to either Florida, Arizona, or Utah

TPM: AFL-CIO Backs Halter in Arkansas, Commits $3 Million to Defeat Lincoln

TNR's Jonathan Cohn: Memo Outlines Possible Easter Recess Timeline for Passage of Healthcare Reform

Poll: Obama's Nevada Visit Hurt Reid More Than It Helped

Obama's popularity dips in swing states

White House Talking Points On Obstruction

Dupe,, pls. delete. nt

So i guess Obama is both listening too much to Rahm and not listening to him enough

What Bush would have sent Harper after losing bet.

Bunning/repugs/neocons = It's RACISM!

Water is Wet. FauxNews lies. Warren Buffett: 'I would vote for the Senate bill.'

Notice that all the Rs are in the house with the President in Georgia.

Ezra Klein calls latest WaPo piece on Rahm BS

Bill Clinton Gives Tiger Woods Words of Support

***HEADS UP*** President Obama talks about jobs and the economy, from Savannah, GA

Obama to spell out rebates for energy efficiency

Remember folks those new JOBS and UNEMPLOYMENT numbers comes out this Friday

PA SEN POLL: Specter in strong position. Beating Sestak 53/29. Beating Toomey 49/42.

Sen. Bunning is proving my point! The republican party is a terrorist organization.

HCR vote timeline

It's 'Almost' Pathetic

m$nbc: bunning on Senate floor trying to justify his assholedness, 10:30amET. nt

Why are the Democrats not attacking the GOP (rather than Bunning) about blocking the bill

Lincoln’s Challenger: I Support Public Plan, And It Will Be Issue In Campaign -- Moveon Email Blast

G.O.P. Splits on Senator’s Move to Block Benefits (Bunning really F'd up)

PA-Sen: Quinnipiac Gives Specter 7-Point Lead

Harold Ford: "The notion that liberals didn't accept me is just wrong."

Rep. Weiner calls out Fox & Friends for misinforming on health care (VIDEO

Silence you serfs - Lady Lynne de Forestation told you how to vote. You ignored her. How dare you?

Treasury Aide exits for K-street

Lawrence O'Donnell is one of the few decent journalists on TV

Republican compares Obama to Snooki

Jim Bunning! You've made it into the Photoshop Museum of Asshats!

So, Bunning has a hold on all Obama nominations as well.... :O

Here's the DEAL! m/t

Democrats May Force All-Night Session To Break Bunning's Filibuster

Democrats May Force All-Night Session To Break Bunning's Filibuster

Dodd and Corker may sidestep gridlock, give consumer power to Fed

FLASHBACK: Bunning Backed Extending Unemployment Benefits That Weren’t Paid For In 2003

Hutchison’s Senate Departure Stays Fluid

Schwarz forming exploratory committee

Shafer Decides Against Georgia Race, Others Set to Join

Why are these idiots waiting for Easter to past health care

Republican state Sen. Bill Hardiman to run for Vern Ehlers' Congressional seat

Injunction halts further plea deals with British defense contractor BAE Systems

Why are Obama and the Dem leadership going against the public on the PO and an individual mandate?

The Dems. should make an ad with video clips of all of the Repubs. who were against

GOP's concern trolling getting a bit desperate (on health care reform)

Blanche Lincoln’s Contempt for Working Families

Zuckerman says he will not run for Senate (NY).

BREAKING-Bunning stand-off over...

Ezra: "The chairman of the Budget Committee explains the reconciliation process."

Any Liberal candidate is better than any Conservative candidate.

TPM: NBC News reporting Charlie Rangel Gives Up His Gavel

Oooo Oooh I just figure out how they are gonna finesse the Reconciliation

Sen. Jack Reed prepared to fight for a Consumer Financial Protection Agency

Top athletes as politicians...

Fat Boy: Jim Bunning is a HERO to people

Wow Dylan Ratigan really went after this Tea Party Organizer

A policy-driven White House

Former Bush Ed Official: NCLB is a Failure

Ky. candidates spar over fillibuster

Republicans appear to be setting government up to fail.

Unemployment Extension Passes 78-19; POTUS signs it into law.

Somebody better sit Charlie Rangel down and tell him its over.

Gillibrand: Ford 'underestimated me' (VIDEO)

Obama Tells Congress He Likes Four GOP Ideas For Health Care

Politico: Charlie Rangel Holds Onto Gavel Despite News Reports Otherwise

Obama should keep using nicotine if he wants to (and keep it on the QT)

Cantor derides Obama's concessions to GOP on healthcare as 'political cover'

Bwahahahah... Obama to take on Bunning

Jim Bunning voted NO on Pay-As-You-Go

Senators to introduce repeal of 'Don't ask, don't tell' tomorrow

OFA runs full-page ad in 'USA Today', "You Fight, We'll Fight!"

UPDATE: Obama to Say Democrats Will Use Reconciliation to Pass Senate Health Care Reform Fix...

Whip count: 33 Senators support public option via reconciliation

This Is Getting Good

Obama sides with principle over Rahm on detainees

Photos: "Oh the places you'll go." (The Obama Presidency, 3/2/10)

Reid extended corporate tax breaks for another year; which is

Iran summons Kyrgyz envoy over Rigi arrest remarks

Russian Olympic officials should resign - Medvedev

Christian Genocider Calls the Bosnian War a "Holy" Attack Against Muslims

Ky. senator defends benefits tactic

Investors fly to moon as space race goes private

Widow of pre-genocide Rwandan leader arrested in France

Two die in India unrest over Taslima Nasreen article (challenges Muslim practice of veil wearing)

Iran targets reformist media

Eurosceptic UKIP MEP Nigel Farage faces reprimand

Data Shows Camrys Not Recalled Also Had Problems

Geithner, Summers Leading Search for Successor to Fed’s Kohn

Obama plan excites S. Florida educators

Ukraine’s Orange Coalition Dissolves

General and prosecutor charged in Turkey plot case

Senate committee to review Toyota recalls

Banks Raise Pay as U.K. Efforts to Cut Bonuses Fail

Immigrants Rally for a Nationwide Strike in Italy

Goldman board rejects shareholder demands on pay

Paterson Is Said to Have Ordered Calls in Abuse Case

Greece must make more cuts, not clear how much -EU

Missile 'kills Lashkar-e-Jhangvi leader' in Pakistan

Jim Bunning's fiscal hardball jams GOP

200 Russian tanks found abandoned in forest

Consumer group sues insurer over policy changes

Union (AFL-CIO) Pushes for Its Own Jobs Plan

GM will recall 1.3m compact cars for steering issue

Residents want North Side sign honoring general removed (Michael Hayden)

Farrakhan: Obama is targeted by U.S. Jewish lobby, Zionists

Cast raises money for real 'Stand and Deliver' math teacher's fight with cancer

Ford's U.S. Sales Up 43 Percent; Second-Quarter Production Up 144,000 Vehicles Versus Year Ago

Company(KBR) Under Fire For Faulty Electrical Work In Iraq Awarded Deal Worth Up Yo $2.8 Billion

Utah: Kidnapping Defendant Found Fit for Trial (Elizabeth Smart)

Ford's U.S. Sales Up 43 Percent; Second-Quarter Production Up 144,000 Vehicles Versus Year Ago

Afghanistan Bans Live Coverage of Taliban Attacks

EU Socialists suggest euro zone rescue fund

UCSD: KKK mask found near Dr Seuss statue, Geisel Library

Toyota fixing 1.3 million vehicles for engine oil leak

Muslim Leader Issues Anti-Terrorism Fatwa

Consumer group sues Anthem over policy changes

'Toyota defense' could reverse criminal conviction

Ford Tops Sales in February as Recall Slows Toyota

Senate panel calls NHTSA response to Toyota safety issues 'deeply troubling'

Bloom box challenges: Reliability, cost

GMAC’s Carpenter Gets Pay Package Rivaling Blankfein (1.2 Million for 1.5 months)

Ukraine’s Orange Coalition Dissolves

Obama to incorporate GOP ideas in health plan

STOCK MARKET WATCH, Tuesday March 2

Woodland cheese shoplifter gets 7 years 8 months in prison

Report: Body found in Chelsea King case

The Standoff w/ Bunning is over

Chile Earthquake May Have Shortened Days on Earth

Venezuela economy shrinks 5.8% in the fourth quarter

Bullet-Hit Baby Survives Family Massacre (Global Warming Suicide Pact)

Brown to announce California governor run Tuesday

Chile Earthquake May Have Shortened Days on Earth (and knocked the Earth off axis by 3 inches)

New SPLC Report: “Patriot” Groups, Militias Surge in Number in Past Year

Dubai police chief to seek Netanyahu arrest

10 killed in clash between two Taliban groups

Pakistan army takes control of al-Qaeda cave network on Afghan border

Senator Graham calls cap and trade plan dead

Film-maker Jafar Panahi arrested in Iran

Obama to Say Democrats Will Use Reconciliation to Pass Senate HCR Fix-If Not Given Up Or Down Vote

Merkley calls consumer protection plan inadequate

Hutchison concedes to Perry (TX Gov)

N.Y. Sen. Gillibrand: Paterson should resign

Casey, Wyden, & Udall Join Call for Public Option Through Reconciliation, Now w/ 33 Supporters

Optional training for students on F-1 visa in US extended to 29 mths

Blair warned in 2000 Iraq war was illegal

Bunning Accepts Deal Allowing Benefits Bill to Advance

Anti-Government Groups Show Surge, Watchdog Warns

Kentucky's Bunning again blocks jobless benefits

Mortimer Zuckerman announces he will not run for the Senate

Radovan Karadzic claims Bosnian Muslims 'killed own people' in Sarajevo

Gov. Bill Ritter injured in bicycle crash

Court refuses to stop DC's gay marriage law

President Obama to outline rebates for energy efficiency

NY state police head retires abruptly amidst possible scandal

Mudslides Bury Villages in Eastern Uganda

(3.7) Earthquake in (Missouri) Bootheel, no damage reported

GM and Ford Score Huge Sales Gains In Chilly February

Reid's Office: Bunning Holding All Obama Nominees

Democrats May Force All-Night Session

Airstrikes kill fewer Afghans, but more dying on ground

Workers Let Go Over Jaywalking

AZ may criminalize presence of illegal immigrants

Last daughter of Mexican revolutionary Zapata dies

Hutchinson concedes to Perry

Iraq expects to approve Maysan oilfield deal (with China) soon

Collins Tries to Stop Bunning Filibuster

Argentina celebrates diplomatic coup as Hillary Clinton calls for talks over Falklands

Islamic scholar Tahir ul-Qadri to issue terrorism fatwa

Va. General Assembly approves bill allowing handguns in bars

Romney accuses Obama of wrongly apologizing for US

Ukraine to get visa-free travel, free trade zone with EU in a year

VIDEO Retrospect - Obama's $150 million Record Month (BROKEN HEARTS / BROKEN PROMISES)

Senator Bunning Throws A Wrench Into The Works Of Middle America

U.S. Senate Candidate wants to reform the Filibuster

Amazing Campaign Video on Education (This Senate Candidate will win for sure!)

Max Keiser and co-host, Stacy Herbert, report on the scandals of Paul Volcker OverRuled

Utah Bill Would Punish Women For Having A Miscarriage

Now this is a Campaign Video (Cal Cunningham for U.S. Senate - NC)

(4 of 6) Michelle Singletary: "I See Debt People"

U.S. Sen. Blanche Lincoln Faces Protesters on Filing Day

Blood on Your Hands

RACHEL MADDOW-HEALTH REFORM WILL PASS

Dylan Ratigan Show: Revising the outdated regulatory system

Young Turks: (R) Senator Stops Millions of Unemployment Checks - What Is His REAL Motive?

Rep Brod- Government can not be moral or compassionate

Coffee Party Movement - Atlanta

Why can't all doctors be like this?

Cal Cunningham: You want to filibuster?

TYT: Obama Admin Defends Corporate AR Senator - Why?

Senator Kyl: Unemployment Benefits A "Job Disincentive"

AR-Sen: Halter officially files, supports public option

Sanders on Senate Blockade of Unemployment Insurance

Senator Shaheen: Because Of One Senator Digging In His Heels I FEEL SICK!

MSNBC's Ed Schultz: Ben Stein Psycho Talk - 03/01/10

Anthony Weiner goes on Faux & Fiends and calls out GOP lies, smacks Lieberman

Put Yoo in Prison

Bunning: We want a country that don't owe everybody in the world

Confrontation with Westboro Hate Group, Richmond, Virginia 03/02/10

Sen Franken: You Might Remember George W Bush Took Office With A 200 Billion Dollar Surplus!

Dylan Ratigan: Just Cut His Microphone! He Has No Interest In Answering My Questions

Scenes from a KKK rally in Georgia, February 2010. Yes, the KKK in 2010.

Giant Jesus on I-75 Speaks about American Culture

ANIMATION: How to Recruit Dummies for Suicide Mission - Tea Party

Fuck you and your MBA.

Reform Déjà Vu: Dems follow failed health care strategy and preemptively surrender

GOP Senators Deny ANYBODY is Unemployed

For Me, the Party Is Over

Ralph Nader Was Right About Barack Obama By Chris Hedges

Pelosi Aide Calls Democratic Plan to Pass Health Care Bill "A Trick"

CNN Poll: Majority says government a threat to citizens' rights

Can Obama Assassinate Americans? By Nat Hentoff

Genuine American exceptionalism on due process

No City for Black Men

Jim Bunning killed the unemployment benefits extension. What now? (CS Monitor)

Obama's Budget Revealed: Money for Wars and Weapons While More Americans Face Joblessness and Hunger

The “Threat of an Arrogant Laboring Class, ...a Threat to the Foundation of Wealth

How Reagan ruined conservatism

Learning From the Sin of Sodom

Bunning: pay for U.I. benefit by taking $10 Bil from another program. Kentucky got $20 Bill in grant

Sen 'Schmuck' Shelby says even a watered down CFPA "is nonsense"- Huffington Post

Bunning's callous grandstanding

The Moral Problem of Neocons like Bunning Who Love to Cut Off Poor Peoples' Living

Where's "Honest Services" from the Supreme Court?

Why We Need to Have Empathy For Tea Party Lunatics

The war on terror is anti-American

Doctors Without Morals

The Earth has its own set of rules

15 Years Ago, the Combined Assets of the 6 Biggest Banks Totaled 17% of GDP… By 2006, 55% … Now, 63%

Calif. initiative process has gone off course

M$M keep repeating the GOP chant that the Dems and the GOP are separated by an unbridgeable gap on

The most dangerous right, by Dennis A. Henigan (Brady Center to Prevent Gun Violence)

Amy Goodman: Domestic Violence: A Pre-Existing Condition?

Jim Bunning's Latest Plan: Unemployment Benefits To Be Paid By The Unemployed

Some Tea Partiers are in the wrong party, say Greens

How Reagan ruined conservatism (Gideon Rachman, Financial Times)

the Truth about Conservative "journalism" - Eric Alterman - good article on conservative paranoia

Sibel Edmonds: The Traitors Among Us

Are Some Conservatives Treading the Line When it Comes to Treason?

Translating for Fox Nation ("ram through": pass by simple majority vote).

Nazi Film Still Pains Relatives

The World According to Stupak

Drumbeat: March 2, 2010

Progress Energy abandons dirty coal front group ACCCE

Richard McKenna Charter School Project Leads to Installation of Onsite Wind Turbine

Popular nanoparticle (nanosilver) causes toxicity in fish, study shows

Were short warm periods typical for transitions between interglacial and glacial epochs?

Ancient corals hold new hope for reefs

Chile Earthquake May Have Shortened Days on Earth

Coda Automotive to launch all-electric vehicle in the fourth quarter

A Warning on Europe’s Forests

PNAS - 2.5 ppb Atrazine Causes Frogs To Change From Male To Female; Can Then Lay Viable Eggs

Environmental Cleanup Of Tampa Raytheon Plant Will Take 78 Years, Homeowners Learn

MoJo: South Dakota Public Schools to Teach Climate Denial?

Retailers Sponsor Wolf-Killing Contests:

The Earth has its own set of rules

Global Climate Change: As Arctic Melts, Bering Strait Is Next Panama Canal

Research team breaks the ice with new estimate of glacier melt

S. Dakota Legislature Declares Astrology Among Forces Affecting Weather & Climate - Not A Joke

New definition for 'peer review'

Baby survives global warming suicide pact

Leafs GM Brian Burke press conference.

The first Spring Training game of 2010 is underway...

Curling - a sport?

Alabama set to visit White House

Chelsea - A team going through a rough spate, or an aging Dinosaur spiraling into oblivion.

You can have ONE MILLION DOLLARS..... if you throw a perfect game

A-Rod to be questioned in Canadian doctor probe

John Daly was ordered by the PGA to seek rehab/help SEVEN times

Ice Skating Toon >>

Report: Expansion would add money to Big Ten

Turn on your TV right now for chilling proof that some people have too damn much money

Lula, first leader to travel to Chile after quake

Guatemalan police chief, drug czar detained

James Cameron on a Mission: Will He Support Real-life Ecuador Struggle Against Chevron?

PERU: Relocating Entire Villages for Mines, Dams

Honduras: Gorilla transfer of power

Argentina asks US help to end Falklands spat

Brief update on Chile 3/2/10

Argentina celebrates diplomatic coup as Hillary Clinton calls for talks over Falklands

Venezuela economy shrinks 5.8% in the fourth quarter

Venezuela: Central Bank Transfers $1.5 Billion To Fonden Fund (Chavez Slush Fund)

Cuba sends medical mission to Chile

Growth that Palestine can believe in

Russell Tribunal aims to hold the international community to account

Hamas leader disowns son for spying for Israel

Universities across the globe mark Israeli Apartheid Week

Dredging up the Israel/apartheid question

'Israeli PM to be put on wanted list if Mossad's links proved'

The Gaza Blockade: DIME Bomb Cover Up?

Mayor of Jerusalem Nir Barkat plans to demolish Palestinian homes for park

It's too easy to fault any critic of Israel

Dubai police chief says to seek Netanyahu arrest

Israel's NGOs must operate freely

Israel has its faults, but apartheid isn't one of them

Dubai Police Chief Says He Knows an Israeli When He Sees One

Israeli PM: Israel must keep Jordan Valley

Today in Labor History Mar 2 1807 - The U.S. Congress abolished the African slave trade

Insane phone call w Whirlpool jobs to Mexico fiasco

Uganda activists petition against anti-gay bill

Former Copa "Queen" Wants Nursing Job Back

A Queer Black Mobile Homecoming

SCOTUS Will Not Stop D.C. Gay Marriage Law

Rosa Parks didn’t ‘move to the front of the bus to support sodomy

California Supervolcano Has Split Personality

Tonight on Nova: The Pluto Files with Neil deGrasse Tyson

Scientists Strive to Map the Shape-Shifting Net

Quake may have shifted Earth's axis, shortened day

Giant Snake Preyed on Baby Dinosaurs

This is how a few dunder heads can really hurt us BAD....

Saw McDonald Today

Human Culture, an Evolutionary Force

Transparent Digital Keyboard

Best. Comment. Ever.

Who needs a gun in a National Park? Well.....

ABC News - Understanding the 'Guy With the Gun' (Open Carry)

Surf, Sand and Smith & Wesson at San Francisco's Baker Beach

Utah Legislature: Businesses urged to welcome guns

Congress Should Force the Court's Hand

MCDONALD MASTER THREAD

The Second Amendment’s Reach

the chair, and snow, again

First crack at HDR

Went out and about. Took a few pictures and stepped

Sometimes the best thing to do, is also the saddest thing to do

Magnolias

Show me how much YOU are missing summer. (It snowed AGAIN today)

Robbery Victim's Family Say They're "Sorry" Baby Died in Shooting

Daley "very optimistic" on eve of McDonald

Anyone in Montana?

Little worlds..

Anyone else getting "hit" hard today/this week?

"The Sacred Awakening" Series

Larry Kudlow defends Jim Bunning!

Whirlpool gets $19M in Stimulus, offshore outsources the jobs

Vaccinations: Still Amazing After All These Years (HuffPo Column)

Wall Street is stealing another 20% from you 2010 to 2020

Texas A&M University (Project GreenVax) to manfacture plant based vaccines.

From Churchgoer to Charges as Church Burner

Please sign this petition to keep Long Beach (CA) schools funded

Colorado Moves Ahead with School Funding Lawsuit

Business principles won't work for school reform, former supporter Ravitch says

Jeb Bush ally in FL Senate files legislation to gut teacher tenure, forcing tougher requirements

Teachers’ union files labor charges over Central Falls firings

Obama Backs Rewarding Districts That Police Failing Schools

More From Central Falls

Theology student gets angry at bush and burns it (starts huge forest fire)

Cross post from the Lounge - what kind of jelly beans should I buy for the Easter baskets?

Cross post from the lounge- ideas for what to bring to a pot luck dinner.

1 Chicken, 17 Healthy Meals, $26 Bucks, No Mayo

Share the wealth, so to speak. I am alone and find it difficult to

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