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Archives: March 26, 2010

Anesthesia may increase Alzheimer's risk (hmmm....)

Something special-one of Ted Kennedy's last speeches on the Senate floor

NJ Giving Over $300 Million in Tax Breaks for New Casino, while cops and teachers to be laid off

Democrats need to remind ADVERTISERS on FOX News that THEY TOO will be held to account for violence

Publishing Executive Harold W. McGraw, Jr. Has Died

Just in: Democrats had a damn good week in this week's R2000 poll

Don't the voice mail messages that Stupak received prove something?

FDA considers tanning bed ban for under 18

Criteria for charter schools

banging my head against the tea bagger wall

Am I nuts or do the Feds investigate threats/attacks on major Cong. leaders?

Am I nuts or do the Feds investigate threats/attacks on major Cong. leaders?

Rock Photographer Jim Marshall has Died

Rock Photographer Jim Marshall has Died

A foothold?

Which two Sente DINOs voted no? Ben Nelson and Joementum?

David Dreier is saying we are "under martial law rule" on C-SPAN

The Somali Pirates' Business Model

Just like Bush

Facebook linked to rise in syphilis

Hearing could result in end of Hadithah case

Sub New Mexico ($2.7 billion dollars) to be commissioned Saturday

NPR Stops Using 'Pro-Life' and 'Pro-Choice' Terms

Gates guarded in assessment of Afghan surge (Oops. Another $33 billion down the rathole.)

Pendleton E-9 killed in Afghanistan

Morning Joe and Fox- no mention of Cantor yet

U.S. electrical grid probed but not yet attacked, says paper

I don't think Ron Paul got this much airtime when he

Very easy and very fair way to fix social security - just apply a flat payroll tax

Very easy and very fair way to fix social security - just apply a flat payroll tax

Spot on analysis on Smirking Chimp...

Senators express concerns over prescription-drug use in military

Washington Journal... taking calls from Repugs and teabaggers only.

Morning Shmuck Running With Cantor's Lies

Wow, Mika looks like she was hit by a bus.

HCR Unconstitutional? I Think Not!

(USMC) Conway Concerned With Gays in Barracks

Transfer cleared by Pope, and so the guy transfered, molests kids again.

Can Partners of Gay Soldiers Get Benefits?

Soldier of Conscience Granted Clemency, Released

Internet Crime Schemes - from Internet Crime Complaint Center (IC3)

Dog eats police car

I'm looking at my Mama's WWII 'War RationBook" - book 2

Happy Birthday Nancy Pelosi!

GOP Senate Candidates Say They'll Stay If Thompson Runs (WI Senate)

Why migrant workers are shunning China's factories.

Fixed, passed and delivered.....happy birthday speaker pelosi

Morning Schmo refuses to address him as PRESIDENT Obama, he calls him Barack Obama

Pentagon rebukes general for opposing repeal of 'don’t ask, don’t tell' law

Democrats, President Obama put republicans on their heels

Think you're done, Democrats on Capitol Hill? THINK AGAIN.

Medical marijuana card arrives more than two months after cancer patient died

Hemet Man Uses Boy, Cat Scam To Burglarize Homes

Hemet Man Uses Boy, Cat Scam To Burglarize Homes

Amazing but true: Taco Bell robbed of food

Cougar (from Frontier Airlines) asks, "Who wouldn't like five more inches?"

112 Best Free Downloads, Sites, and Services: The Full List

Danziger cleanly sums up another one...

US sees non-OPEC oil output growth ending in 2011

US sees non-OPEC oil output growth ending in 2011

Congress Overhauls Student Loans, Bank Lobbying Defeated, $40 Billion Higher Education Boost

g.o.p. praying for a timmy mcveigh to come forward

"Avatar" Director James Cameron blasts Glenn Beck: "Glenn Beck is a fucking asshole!"

Have a nice world war, folks

Remember fragging incidents in Vietnam?

Skeletor is back in the news

You know that shit only heats up in the summer

You know that shit only heats up in the summer

Prediction: The Teabag movement will die out as Spring progresses in the east

Man With Rare Blood Antibody Saves Over 2 Million Babies

Rove: I did not want Cheney as VP

Rove: I did not want Cheney as VP

The left is going to go nuts-Limbaugh

It's going to get worse over the weekend

Repeal Wars Fracturing GOP

Hope I can get some DU help-Looking for free Aspergers help for my brother in MA

Talking Points Memo: Classic

Singer Johnny Maestro dead at 70

Handling bad PR turns sticky for Nestle

Handling bad PR turns sticky for Nestle

DO NOT take your eyes off the bastids.

Vatican Criticized For Not Defrocking Wis. Priest

What "Repeal" Would Do Away With

A county supervisor in California wants to ban Happy Meal toys

Don't short Obama

Pentagon Wants $33B More for Afghan War

Is this a racist comment?

Okay! Time for bipartisanship - let's get rid of the mandate & keep the rest of the bill.

AND DLC/pro-corporate Dems should WANT THE MANDATE REPEALED because:

Tea Party wants Federal Job Creation

You want your Death Panels - read about this horrible case from DE Blue Cross

FAUX News, complicit in the lies of Eric 'the Clown' Cantor

Obama's Next Move - Fighting Foreclosures

Obama's Next Move - Fighting Foreclosures

I like this cartoon

Rep. Snyder reports threat over health care vote (assassination threat)

Rep. Snyder reports threat over health care vote (assassination threat)

Time Mag's article on Andrew Breitbart...Politico "something facsinating but deplorable"

Dear Friends, not every bad act in the world is perpetrated by the U.S.

Dear Friends, not every bad act in the world is perpetrated by the U.S.

Palin family portrait. On picture worth a thousand words? Look away, Bristol, look away.

Boehner excuses GOP encouraging threats again...

Confidence Among U.S. Consumers Is Unchanged This Month in Reuters/University of Michigan Index

sarah palin re-teams with ex-running mate Sen. john mccain to boost aging pol's re-election bid

Pit bull dog attacks a Chattanooga police car

Gasoline-Drenched Flag Sent to Betty McCollum Result of Bachmann/Palin-type Rhetoric on Health Care

I had no idea Congresswoman Louise Slaughter was 80!

Bringing Coal Mountain Mud to Chase

Naval battle between UAE and Saudi Arabia raises fears for Gulf security

Thank Senator Hagan (Calling for Climate Change Legislation)

Seattle Times Calls For Medical Marijuana Dispensaries-"Our Law Is Unfairly Restrictive"

N.Korea Vows Nuclear Attacks To Defend Its Regime

Asia Times: Obama Squeezed Between Israel and Iran

Here's a good retort I just saw on Face Book (long but worth it)

What if today's Republicans got to rewrite the inscription on the Statue of Liberty?

Nuclear waste piles up, and it's costing taxpayers billions

I married a Republican - by twigg

LiveBlog with U.S. Senate Candidate Cal Cunningham Right Now

dear fuckwad freepers Mengerian and Musicman, you're nothing but filthy racist pigs

It's been an impressive couple of weeks.

Post-Vote Poll: Obama Did The Best Job On Health Care Reform

"American Family Association" - state authorities can shoot trespassing feds

Will the Democrats have the courage to make further changes if needed??

LOL! Luckovich toon

LOL! Luckovich toon

Condemned killer hoarded 30 anti-depressants for suicide attempt

Anyone seen this?

“The People should not be afraid of the Government. The Government should be afraid of the People.”

Senate looks at suicide on Indian reservations

Republican Leaders Are To Blame For This Attack On A Man and His Child

Navy wants carrier-based drone by 2018

Palin and McCain together again!

Biodiversity Negotiators Seek To Finalise Draft Access, Benefit-Sharing Regime

So, who's still advertising on Beck? March 25 edition

So, who's still advertising on Beck? March 25 edition

Pollution from Asia Circles Globe at Stratospheric Heights

The President Declared War on the People - Portrait of a Crazy TeaBagger

Did anyone hear about a mortgage cap for underwater mortgages?

When Right-Wing Extremism Moves Mainstream

Treaty to be sealed within hours by Pres. Obama & Russian Pres. Medvedev cuts nuclear weapons by 1/4

Nanny Risks Life, Saves Boy, 5, From Fire

Is Kent Conrad One Big Hypocrite? Concern for ND Was Just an Excuse.

How Much Do Our Children Have to Have

Republicans say Iraq watchdog should be a comptroller general candidate

Sad but true Danziger TOON

When Right-Wing Extremism Moves Mainstream

"Liberal media" promoting "average doctor" who is critical of health care reform

Happy Birthday Speaker Pelosi! - pics


Records Tie Strickland Lawyer To Canceled Drug Sting

So, what was this little NRCC Project Code Red? Hmm?

It Was NOT Cantor's Campaign Office (not even in his congressional district)

What do you want to bet GOPers are now sending hate mail to their own,

Some moron on the Ed Schultz show is upset that the federal governmet

Nunavik on track for warmest winter ever

Obama is a Marxist.....

Obama is a Marxist.....

Breaking News: The RNC is declared to be the worst losers on the planet...

Prostitution Sting Nabs Braves Pitcher

Am I the only one who sees the irony in this Carville email??

Why have the Reich Wingers all gone off the deep end?

So, we're going to see those "Cantor Lied" stories any minute now, right?

So, we're going to see those "Cantor Lied" stories any minute now, right?

Republicans Block TRICARE/VA Amendment that Addresses their Concerns

Breitbart Says Racially Abused Black Lawmakers Deserve Ridicule

Obama DUMPS Binyamin Netanyahu For Dinner

The guy with the bumper sticker who got hit is on Thom's show right now

Bricks thrown through office window at county GOP office

The LA Times is a fairly conservative paper. But...


Behind the hate: Long-time activist runs new anti-gay site

taking bets....wall to wall coverage of palin/mccain today from the m$m

Johnny vs JD ...... who's on top?

TN Man Enraged By Obama Sticker Slams SUV Into Car With 10 Year Old Child Inside

"Jesus Wouldn't Repossess Someone's Car"

IRS Commissioner Debunks GOP Fear-Mongering

Judge rules Dept. of Ed. illegally closed 19 NYC schools

orrin hatch on m$nbc bitching about debt...after 8 years of silence

One of the many reasons I am staunchly and in all cases against the death penalty

NYT: Secularist Allawi's Coalition Leads in Iraq Election

Trans Student Kicked Out of Constance McMillen's Mississippi School

Year by Year Synopsis of HCR - What Happens and When

Guilt and right-wing violence...

20 year sentence for this guy

SFPD chief in trouble for asserting that Arab Americans could bomb Hall of Justice

South Korea Says Not Clear North Involved In Ship Sinking

Federal Dems: Stop Being Little Wussies- "It Is Your Duty To Grow & Change"

Last time the Republicans 'took over' Washington DC we got

Savannah, Georgia school planning to fire entire staff (then employees may "re-apply")

Kansas City's great teacher purge of 2010 is just beginning.

Relentless, courageous, like a terrier on everybody's pants leg. Alan Grayson fights on.

'Scandal hidden in secret vaults' (pope)

McCain: Sarah Palin is Not Inciting Violence (Oh Please!)

Given recent accusations, is this too hard on the pope?

Breaking: South Korean navy ship sinking after possible torpedo attack. BBC

Any MSM report on Clay County, KY election officials guilty of election fraud?

Jim Hightower: Turning "Texas Education" Into an Oxymoron

I can't wait for tomorrow night's SNL

Despite all the friction and back-biting, Palin is campaigning for McCain.

"...the importance and transformative impact of winning..."

Nigeria Islamic court 'bans Twitter feed'

The wingnut code word for today is "ANGER" as a substitute for "VIOLENCE".

Will the Pope step down?

Because some folks have asked: The Impact of Health Care Reform on Older Adults

My Fondest Memories Of Camp OUT NOW

Dems skip prayer breakfast over Republican invited to speak: Randy "Baby Killer" Neugebauer

WP: Cantor's office declines to comment on Police report showing gunfire was random

Would it be better strategically to have a gay or straight person start a DADT repeal in congress?

Most North Carolinians say Reagan doesn't need to go on $50 bill

Are we seeing the first politically GENIUS president ?

FEC Raps Michele Bachmann Campaign for Sloppy Bookkeeping Again


The wave of violence

Sen. Tom Coburn holds up Unemployment Benefits --

GOP has gone from the party of Lincoln to...

TPM: Police On Cantor Incident: 'We're Calling It Random Gunfire'

Friday MegaTOON roundup, part 5

Friday MegaTOON roundup, part 7

Health reform foes send Rep. Betty McCollum (D-MN) a condom and shredded, gasoline-soaked flag

Remember all those hard working Senate staffers who were thanked publically for their work

Staff held Jim Moran back from protesters

Okay, here at work someone just massed emailed a talking point BS from dave camp(r)

anyone listening to this pervert priest supporter? m$nbc

There's only one official poll that counts

“The wars will stop when we nuke them and take their oil.”

Breaking News: Speculation that N. Korea may have sunk a S. Korean ship

shuster reporting cantors' lie

Who here thinks the VA GOP office was bricked by it's own idiots to make Dems look bad?

How do the Police know the shot to Cantor's office happened at 1am?

Rep. Issa downplays threats compares it to anti-war protests

UK, French Newspapers to Charge for Content

Isn't this just special? (Biden's cussing)

Health insurance reform, immigration reform, banking reform, the Trifecta

Someone (who isn't me) should make a Sarah Palin Disaster Campaign Pool

Many sailors on S. Korean torpedoed ship feared dead


The Party of No Class-No Change Strikes Out: Hawking Hate Speech, Cranking Up Violence

Global Warming Making People More Aggressive?

I think I can wrap up this Health Insurance Reform Outrage in one simple line.

sarah's wearing her dominatrix outfit today

Why is John McCain getting free national airtime? n/t


Ugh - M$NBC showing Palin in her black leather dominatrix outfit

There are a couple of also rans on tv.

FAUX doing a "report" on companies showing how much the health care

hey dylan ratigan

Prom Cancellation Over Same Sex Couples

MSNBC ran Caribou Barbie's speech in its entirety but cut away as soon as McCain started.

Why didn't Palin ask us how that hopie changie thing is going now?

SMASH WINDOWS! Tea Party Leader Is on Govt. Disability

Bachmann: '100% Of Our Economy Was Private' Before September 2008

Please explain to me why MSNBC just said they are going to bring us Sarah Palin comments live?

Mega Church Crystal Cathedral not paying bills

McCain has to go...

Seriously Palin is a batshit crazy

One thing you can say about a fund-raising letter from James Carville

When the Tea Baggers yell, "break windows!", we should yell, "Kristallnacht!"

Great quote from Rep. Chet Edwards (D-TX) today on C-SPAN 3

John McCain vs JD Hayworth ?

Email to CNN regarding Eric Cantor shooting incident.

GOP's inaction on immigration enables OK lawmakers to make felons out of undocumented children

Republi-Crap Senator blocks Unemloyment Benifits

Election thief, Ken Blackwell has a blog up @ Huff Po. Anyone wish to leave him a comment?

Petition: The 99ers need a Tier V added to Unemployment Benefits

Have you noticed this about tea-baggers...

Congresswoman Sent Condom With Note: “Betty McCollum You’ve Been Dry F***** By The Liberal Party.” P

Today must be suck up to Repukes day on MSNBC

Friday MegaTOON roundup, part 2

Poll: Anti-socialist Tea Party activists want government to create jobs

Friday MegaTOON roundup, part 3

The implosion of their little minds continues...

damn dupe

Been following the FCC's National Broadband Plan?

We Are the Tea Party Movement ...

MSNBC and Palin... WTF?

Rachel is calling in to Ed's show

A girl can dream...can't she?

Enough is Enough...these rethugs want war here

When Caribou Barbie and Blinkin' Gramps were on TV, I ...

Friday MegaTOON roundup, part 6

What Sort Of Agency Will Be Set Up By The Government To See To The Implemetion Of The Health Care .

Sarah's goin' Rogue!

Palin: We're the party of hell no, lame-stream media, bites head off dove (I made up last part)

Emailed lies re: HCR & my response with Sen. Grassley's own words

'todd & sarah palin - wonderful great americans' john mccain

Crash Devastates a Kentucky Family

Hatch: I Supported The Unconstitutional Individual Mandate To Derail HillaryCare

The media is purposely devoting all of this time to Palin so they won't

My Democratic primer for a wingnut relative sending Rethug chain e-mails. It's Walmart vs President.

Tell Arlen Specter they found the "MAGIC BULLET" In Cantor's office.

Red light camera revenue not what expected, only breaking even

The Vanishing Liberal

The Vanishing Liberal

Turkey Crashes Through Second Story Window

Stupid Question.

Bartlett: Frum’s Dismissal Shows ‘All That Matters Now Is Absolute Subservient Adherence’

Former Bush economic adviser Bruce Bartlett: GOP is Now Demanding "Absolute Subservience"

Can DU Help Raise $20,000 for Jennifer Brunner (OH) In One Day?


Will Conservative Extremists sign this Health Care Pledge?

JD Hayworth "Health care would not have passed if I were in..

When Pakistan came into existence, why did the government of Pakistan accept refugees from India?

When Pakistan came into existence, why did the government of Pakistan accept refugees from India?

Like fingernails on a chalkboard...

Friday MegaTOON roundup, part 4

Barney Frank: Pass DADT repeal bills now

About F-ing TIME!!!

Albuquerque Schools: 700 Layoffs May Be Needed

Gawsh, Victoria JACKSON is SO whacked even Faux's DOOCY seems halfway "moderate" or SANE!1

I intend to vote against Republican obstructionism this November

BREAKING: AP: Charges Reduced Against O'Keefe In Landrieu Case

Seeking 'turnaround,' Georgia's Beach High School fires all staff

Courts issue key rulings on campaign spending, federal ban can remain in place

Anyone else here who is looking for a job and keeps being approached to sell

Bachmann is a fucking liar.

She can't even READ her stupid speech...

This Week's Adventures in Law Enforcement

Randi just played a clip of Victoria Jackson being a teabagger

Maddow and Liberal Celebrities Stalk Massachusetts Senator Scott Brown

Fonzie will know what to do.

Fonzie will know what to do.

More Newspeak: Nevada unemployment up despite jobs gain

More Newspeak: Nevada unemployment up despite jobs gain

What's the repub rationale for us being the only country w/o HC?

Reid accidentally votes no on health care

News Alert: Republican National Committee loses bid to raise unlimited funds

alan grayson will be coming up on the ed show

Drone Attacks Are Legit Self-Defense, Says State Dept. Lawyer

Ex-police chief: Mo. city made me stop blacks-also claims he was pressured to meet ticket quotas

Right-wing racial codes...

'Octomom' says yes to PETA, no to porn- "Don't let your dog or cat become an 'Octomom'

Palin dresses like Emma Peel for McCain stump speech, Freeps "live blog" the blow-by-blow

"Everyone here supporting John McCain, we are all part of that tea party movement"

Avlon: Hate is cheap political tool

Facebook political discussion has put me in a fighty mood today.

Official member: Evil Gay Conspiracy, By Mark Morford

Breaking - O'Keefe et al have agreed to plead guilty

Rep. Nunes calls Hill aides ‘staff thugs,’ compares Pelosi to Saddam Hussein and Robert Mugabe.

Rep. Nunes calls Hill aides ‘staff thugs,’ compares Pelosi to Saddam Hussein and Robert Mugabe.

Rep. Nunes calls Hill aides ‘staff thugs,’ compares Pelosi to Saddam Hussein and Robert Mugabe.

Just looked at the tv "Glen beck spouting off"

Please DU this Yooper poll about the threats toward Stupak

Lineup for tonight's "Real Time with Bill Maher"

"I wish a panty bomber would come in and just f*&king blow your place up."

Nation's Largest Private Water Utility Joins Lawsuit Against Herbicide Maker

Hope you're watching Tweety

Morning Joe ratings beating CNN's American Morning

Morning Joe ratings beating CNN's American Morning

Eyewitness:Thousands March in DC, Call on Obama to End Occupation


Vic Snyder threatened today, harassed earlier

Censorship at its finest?

Censorship at its finest?

Right winger asks me if intelligence is related to right or left winging. Here's my answer:

James Cameron Blasts Glenn Beck

In case there was any doubt, teabaggies are radicalized hard core right-wing theocratic Republicans

F.R. pisses & moans about being labeled a "hate site" while they post THIS kind of hate-filled shit

Shouldn't we refer to the "tea party" As Armey's Party

Coca-Cola turning off signs for Earth Hour

Today's Republican/Teabaggers hysteria reminds me of an old movie that scared me as a kid:

Today's Republican/Teabaggers hysteria reminds me of an old movie that scared me as a kid:

There is a virtual media blackout on the repuke violence story


1000s march on capitol against healthcare, on White House for peace. Guess which is covered more

McCain sinking in AZ and now could lose Primary

A letter from a relative, "Big government is bad" what are your thoughts about this?

If gays are allowed to serve openly in the military, will their partners be entitled to benefits?

I don't really like Tweety but watch him take this Republican apart in a little bit

The Batshit Express is back.

Militiaman Who Urged 'Patriots' To Break Windows? He's On Government Disability

Steele Declines To Sign DNC 'Joint Civility Statement' - TPM

Can I get some DU opinions on the words of James Madison regarding "General Welfare"?

Nancy Pelosi Roses - Pics and Video Up on Daily Kos

Either Phil Roe (R-TN) is one lucky doctor, or he is a lying POS

"Earth Hour" is Saturday night at 8:30 pm

"The Republicans claim to be the party of small government."

Official US Site for Earth Hour

The office of the presidency is not for sale. -- An email I received about Harry Truman.

Twitter threats against Barack Obama over health reforms

Teabagger Idiots: Tea Party Advocates Who Scorn Socialism Want a Government Job

A song for all the teabaggers out there

What is your opinion of right wing radio hosts?

Wasn't the Kennedy-Kassebaum Act supposed to stop pre-existing condition denials?

Avarice, Greed, Envy, Coveting, Vainglory....

Avarice, Greed, Envy, Coveting, Vainglory....

Caption time...oh, you BETCHA it's caption time. Darn tootin.'

States fighting healthcare law don't have precedent on their side

Former DOJ Official Picked for 9th Circuit (Obama nominates Mary Murguia)

Anti- Jerry Brown Ads on DU, paid for by Republicans

A Face You'd just love to "smack" : Some Friday PM cyber catharsis

Teacher fired for telling school children to punch classmate in face

Blanche Lincoln’s Campaign Running Anti-Union Telephone Survey To Arkansas Voters

Grampy McBush attempts to re-brand Palin's Dems In The Crosshairs bullshit as "Peaceful Revolution"

Should Dems help teabag candidates win the Repug primaries?

Bill Targeting Gay Films Gets Bashed

Pimpmeister James O'Keefe To Cop A Guilty Plea...

No black holes at LHC yet (live webcam).

Sarah Palin's Reality TeeVee Show Name: 'Northern Ex-Poseur'

... information from an informant that a government facility was a potential bomb target ...

The Coburn Family Menu

Fill in the Blank: I wrote to this/these reps/senators pleading with them to vote for HCR and to

It's driving me CRAZY! The Pronunciation of "Epithet"...

It's driving me CRAZY! The Pronunciation of "Epithet"...

I had to turn off Rachel. I can't listen to Quitterella for 1 more second.

Who has Palin endorsed that actually won?

Obama Called "Buckwheat" by Lone Republican in District 17 Race

HCR = Romneycare - abortion coverage.. Romneycare covers abortions..

10 Things You Must Believe to Oppose Universal Health Care

"Well Dur Dur, They Called Bush Names, They Protested The Iraq War, Der Der"

Tweety is ripping Todd Harris Republican "spokesman" a new one...

Tweety is ripping Todd Harris Republican "spokesman" a new one...

Tweety is ripping Todd Harris Republican "spokesman" a new one...

Tea Party Advocates Who Scorn Socialism Want a Government Job

Wow. Is "Country" separate from "Government"? Inquiring minds...

Somebody please put a smelly gym sock in this assclown's mouth....

CNN TV: Oh god. Palin is calling McCain a member of the Tea Party.

Aaah, Free Republic- classy as usual. Not:

If Palin is not the leader of the republican party, who is? Her appearance with McCain today totally

Slaughter House ‘10: The Gutting of State and Local Government

Can anyone give me the link for the White House info on the Health Reform?

News that will Certainly make Dick Cheney Cry

News that will Certainly make Dick Cheney Cry

NLRB Recess Appointments Supported By John Roberts, Opposed By John McCain

cnn is now exposing eric cantor's lie

The ease in which the GOP manipulated the teabaggers

Ted Nugent believes in.....

Proposed new meme:

I think I am un-rec'ing my own thread. NT

John Lewis on Pettus Bridge, 45 Years Ago Today

I wish Tosh was still alive

I need some Facebook warriors

Administration Says Drone Strikes Are Legal and Necessary

Goodwin Liu Hearing Rescheduled for April 16

This Photo is Art

A poll for you WHO WILL WIN in the BFD between Scott Brown and Rachel Maddow?

Soldier who refused Afghan deployment freed early from prison

My Brother is back from his tour in Afghanistan/Iraq

Crap, Morning Schmo's ratings going up

DU this poll please

I thought Teabaggers Saying "Keep your government hands off my Medicare" were bad...

Oklahoma Man Arrested for Twittering Tea Party Death Threats

Oklahoma Man Arrested for Twittering Tea Party Death Threats

New Poll Shows Bill Halter Gaining Momentum on Senator Lincoln

Warning, Explicit (And Possible Spoiler Alert) !!! - Bill Maher: New Rule - HuffPo

Hmmm...... It's gotta be WALTER! (John Goodman)

In Which the Tea-Baggers Healthcare Debate is Synopsized

New GOP monument headed for the National Mall

New GOP monument headed for the National Mall

how many teachers' jobs could be saved for the price of ONE B2 bomber?

Senator Blanche Lincoln Slams “Washington Unions,” But She Aggressively Sought Their Backing

Just One Question: Where were all these “freedom-loving” right wingers during the Bush years?

The Teabagger's Pledge

on Democracy Now: Chicago elected school boards replaced with appointed CEOs & bankers?

I am impressed with our Senatorial Candidate, Richard Blumenthal

Maher is going on some kind of break? How long does this last?

Oh Lord PLEASE PLEASE PLEASE make Sarah Palin the 2012 Republican candidate

Pope Smear? Yes, according to the Vatican, and an "ignoble attempt" at that

WOW! Obama/Dems Surging in Polls! Obama has 15 point favorability plus in Research 2000

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

If the Catholic Church was instead...

ANOTHER Blow by the Courts Today to Campaign Finance Reform: Contribution Limits Struck Down

Sacramento Bee Editorial: What hath the GOP unleashed? ("They own what's happening now")

Historic Victory for Student Aid Is Tinged by Lost Possibilities

Eric Cantor: We need to move on

Hobbyist shoots Space Photos with Weather Balloon, EBay Camera & Duct Tape

Grayson just called for Cantor to resign, because of his remarks.

Breitbart on LA talk radio (KFI) NOW accusing Congressional Black Caucus of lying

Local Radio Host Suspended One Day For Questioning Beck's Sanity

Does anybody else remember the McCain worker who slashed her own face?

The new motto of the Republican Party....

Should a twelve-year-old who is one course away from a high school diploma...

Marine General: Gays Will Be Segregated if DADT is Repealed

OUTRAGEOUS SCANDAL BREWING: What Pelosi did with the flowers. (Proof in pics)

Reccomend this thread if you're running against Scott Brown

Reccomend this thread if you're running against Scott Brown

How much do you care about states rights?

Younger senators take aim at old Senate rules

How long does it take to determine the cause of a sunken ship?

Why I Hope J.D. Hayworth Defeats John McCain in the GOP Senatorial Primary

Why is Sarah Palin taken seriously by anyone that can fog a mirror?

Do you think charging 1 cent per email will curb spam. I get

HCR Reconciliation Thread - Final Comment

9 Of The Weirdest Alien Landscapes On Earth (PHOTOS)

Unemployment by city in Fresno County (map) ... 45.4% in Mendota

" I am against Universal Health Care" she said

Efficient (But Dumb) Bank Robbers Call Ahead To Place Order For Pick-Up

Interest Rate Alert: U.S. Rates Will Rise

CNN is having a Full-on Fascist Friday - pushing Cantor's lie and spinning polls against Obama.

CNN is so obvious..."both sides are politicizing the violence toward members of Congress"

Monty Python Predicted it All!

Caption McCain and Palin

Fox News abandons Cantor's fantasy

Nancy Pelosi bumper sticker

Caption Palin. Is she supposed to be a super hero in that getup? TeaWoman? WTF?

Do you ever feel like being politically aware is a burden?

I'm just worried it's going to take a body count to finally put an end to these tea baggers

Alan Grayson and Chris Matthews about passing HCR back in January.

Educator says (Charter) school fired her for reporting abuse

Chris Floyd takes on Kucinich. "Progressive Front: Well Done, Thou Good and Faithful Servant"

Chris Floyd takes on Kucinich. "Progressive Front: Well Done, Thou Good and Faithful Servant"

Rachel Maddow takes out a full page add in Boston calling out Sen.Brown's bullshit

When the GOP started apologizing to Rush...

There is a discussion here on DU


High school students protest gay student being allowed to take boyfriend to prom

The Rude Pundit - Bill Donohue: Leave the Child Fuckers Alone

What if Jesus had been tried under Texas law? Would he still be executed?

Education Reform Is The Best Stock On The Market

Covering up American War Crimes, From Baghdad to New York

BANK....BUST....FRIDAY !!!! ....... Georgia On My Mind, Again Edition

"I'm gonna park in front of his house and tea party his ass!"

NASA Pays $66 A Person For Snacks

Who thinks there wasn't Secret Service agents among the teabaggers in DC doing surveillance on them?

Who thinks there wasn't Secret Service agents among the teabaggers in DC doing surveillance on them?

Newborn with heart defect is denied insurance coverage

Eric Cantor Directly Threatened by Act of Random Gunfire

Palin is campaigning for Mccain today, despite all the back-biting

Bush wiping hands on Clinton's shirt after shaking hands with Haitian

"Three bricks shy of a load"

david frum's wife makes some interesting points about the right wing assholes

david frum's wife makes some interesting points about the right wing assholes

Joe Scum corrected live on air about Cantor's lie

What's so damn funny?

When Rush Limbaugh Incited Violence Against Sen. Daschle, The MSM Was Complicit

When Rush Limbaugh Incited Violence Against Sen. Daschle, The MSM Was Complicit

Sarah Palin's new TV show will be subsidized by Alaskan Tax Payers!

"The History of White People" NYT book review

Borowitz: Obama's Obscure Pronunciation of "Nuclear" Breaks with Tradition

Chris Matthews Refuses To Admit He Was Wrong To Ridicule Grayson

so thankful...

DU This Poll on Gays Bunking with Straights in the Military.

In Case You Missed This... An Open Letter To Conservatives - TPM

Anthony Weiner calls for support of Moneybomb Saturday for Alan Grayson

we know the media is corporate controlled, but what is up with DU?

For Catholics only

Is Firing Teachers the Answer?

Man dead. Women dead. Baby dead. Baby shoots Carjacker. Latin dancers wife dead.

14 months and 6 days later, he's already one of the GREATEST presidents in history

Republicans: Violent Losers - Frank Schaeffer/FDL

After the criminal acts, Jane Hamsher really should apologize for using teabaggers to troll us.

Everything the right-wing does is designed to accomplish one of two things

Support Striking Workers in Mass. Vote in TV Poll

"Jesus was a Nazi. So's your preacher" (Roger Ebert on Glenn Beck post of the day UPDATED)

On a happier note - California had a record year - 14 billion bucks worth

Sometimes a private DU e-mail can make you cry

Think good thoughts for Mom.

Tea Party Leader Who Claimed No Slurs at Tea Party Events, Forgets his Own N-Word Sign.

Tea baggers are proud of themselves.

Tea baggers are proud of themselves.

Here is your Friday afternoon challenge! Will you be the first to identify what this is?

I'm sorry, but the rhetoric from BOTH sides is over the top, and unproductive.

Should Pope Benedict resign?

The US Supreme Court needs a radical change.

How many of your principles are you willing to abandon to gain a win?

OK, what's the new weirdness about the IRS being involved in

9th Circuit 3 judge panel rules in favor of police who tasered and scarred a pregnant woman

A Thank You To DU Men

I have to say , N. Korea is the creepiest country in the world

DU is sometimes the only record of Democratic events of 4 or 5 years ago

Question - Who is pulling strings of Rush/Beck/Cantor et al? Fox? Rove?


Timely Repost on this Subject: "How Authoritarian Followers Think"

Best Palin nickname? I think I found it:

Group Wants “Confederate Southern American” As Census Category

full-figured women unite against Gretchen Carlson

My violence stricken, child killing city community is asking for solutions

Time for a shout out for Bradblog

CIA paper reveals plans to manipulate European opinion on Afghanistan

Tonight, Ann Coulter attracted 900 Calgarians @ ten bucks each.

I hope Arizona remembers its safe word.

New Harris Poll Of RADICAL Democratic Views.

Obama bumper sticker forces man to ram car.

OFFICAL Thank you Joanne98

I am sick of hearing about your facebook conversations

FL church defends hate sign against gays. AU says IRS should investigate..

Barney Frank: Obama "not being supportive" on DADT repeal

This teabagger "revolution" may just backfire on them

Why is Rush Limbaugh still allowed to broadcast to our Military?

Cantor Office Shooting Update: Cops release artist's sketch of likely shooter!

DU Exclusive: A Conversation with NYTs Bestselling Author JOHN PERKINS

They have finally convinced me - its not about race.

So I am being told that the new HCR bill is already costing companies more money

Teabaggers get no pass. There is no excuse. (updated)

Chris Hedges: Calling All Rebels

Chris Hedges: Calling All Rebels


Ted Nugent inciting violence on Fox "news"

Smile More, Live Longer.

A Marine writes about civil war in the USA.

A Marine writes about civil war in the USA.

GE is celebrating the Ronald Reagan Centennial....

Friday MegaTOON roundup, part 1

Should I take my parents to be euthanized now? Or wait for Armageddon?

this is interesting.... FUCK YEA!!!

Good morning Lounge

Loungers, please post updates to your interesting stories!

Nobody puts Baby in a corner

In honor of LostInAnomie's birthday, I would like to repost the "Stages of Old Man".

Stand up and cheer!!!

Who wrote "Time," recorded by Hootie and the Blowfish? nt

Bart Simpson has an amazing head of hair.

Ha! My 10,000th post was about how much I overpaid for sunglasses!

Ever heard Swedish hip-hop swing? Check this out!

Video Game Group?

Who wants a body massage?

Pit bull dog attacks a Chattanooga police car

Whatever happened to the dude who played Miles Silverburg on Murphy Brown?

the next one of you that calls me a chihuahua gets the death beam just like funny-boy here...

Adjust your schedules everyone, Banner on MSNBC

Google Chrome just told me this page was in Irish and asked if I wanted to translate it.

Damn you, thirty-page limit!!

What music albums are you looking forward to this year?

damnation, I've been on a horrible computer addiction binge

How ironic is it to be cynical about cynicism?

Pelosi & appal_jack birthdays!

I'm trying to resist my urge to post pics

You know something....

Ooh I love the taste of power in the morning

For the first time in 22 years, I have a bicycle again

Cherry Blossoms

I wish Kosh was still alive

Joey Ramone's Long Lost Son Pwns Teabaggers

watching old shows on tv...

'Iron Sky': Not just another 'Nazis living on the moon in 2018' movie.

Martini time!

John Doe - "I Will Dare" (Replacements)

My little puppy is going through chew toys like there's no tomorrow.

BREAKING: GOP spokesperson "Joe The Snake Handler" dies in snake-related mishap, Palin offers eulogy

Wyman photoshopped out of Stones' album cover

Police: Man tried to revive dead possum; alcohol involved

Crap, I just got caught masticating while I was exacerbating..... Damn it!

Police: Man tried to revive dead possum; alcohol involved

Fatboy Slim - Weapon of Choice

It's driving me CRAZY! The Pronunciation of "Epithet"...

Cursing or Cussing?

Amazing but true: Taco Bell robbed of food

Discursing or discussing?

I spent the day working in the yard and taking bird pictures.

Attention Green Day fans: They're back!!!!

Other Pronunciation issues besides "Epithet," but you are RIGHT.

My sister's tale of the mouse that her cat brought in.

I'm turning the big 3-0 today! Any advice for my old ass?

To Olive Garden, pit bulls, chicken recipes, we can add ... the Federal Reserve?

It's driving me CRAZY! The Pronunciation of "Epithet"...

It's come to my attention a lot of younger people don't know which of these tunes is which

The Legend of Lionel Messi

TZ Appreciation Thread!!!!!!!!!!1

Two teabaggers are having a beer after a busy day of throwing bricks at Democrats' offices...

Today someone told me I have "an award winning personality"

Showtime On Demand is free this weekend

How intelligent are you?

Townes Van Zandt and Blaze Foley - Snowin' on Raton

I have a co-worker who always gets her way.

You are one fantastic person!

Darth Vader vs Rednecks.

Mr. Gray is officially a celebrity!

Hmmm...... It's gotta be WALTER! (John Goodman)

This is the sound a doggy makes.

Watching NCAA, Tenn/Oh St. Baylor/St. Mary's?

Does anybody else find this hilarious?

Here's a pic of me in the fabric store today picking out some upholstery material!

I'm trying to resist my urge to post posts.

Quantum Immorality

Can someone please tell me how to get rid of the large fonts?

as of this post, I've been waiting on hold to speak with customer service

Friday music: Humble Pie, Live: Come On, Everybody- (It might get loud)

Police: Man tried to revive dead possum; alcohol involved

Dog eats police car

The recent 3-D craze in movies: Awesome or a cover-up for lack of story?

I sleep with the bosses and they always get their way.

Funny ad for cheese

Smile for me

The THING has mighty power

I spent the day working in the yard and taking bard pictures.

Hello from San Antonio!! I'm on my way back to the FREE STATE of Maryland!!

Crawfish boil and beer pong at my house tomorrow!!!

Are you evolving?

Wagons besides the Subaru Outback & Forester?

Learning to drive a stick shift

Oh no! Bullies are after Ahnold's Japanese girlfriend!

Leaving Minneapolis

Leather-clad Dominatrix,

If you are about 80% sure someone you are close to lied to you, would you call them out?

Celebrated my third anniversary with an MRI

Lounge vibes for my mother-in-law, please.

Before she knew he cheated 4 times, Bullock said she'd hit husband with baseball bat if he cheated

Mos Eisley Spaceport: a shit hole

I sleep with the boss and always get my way

Who here likes genealogy and the NBC show "Who Do You Think You Are"?

I think that I just fucked up my interview with Procter & Gamble...GODDAMNIT!!


Who here saw THE MIST? (Warning: Spoilers Abound)

Food you can cook in a Microwave.

Best joke ever?

my sister is going to have brain surgery

Whats the difference between a psychopath and a sociopath?

Name a band you used to like before they changed their sound.

Least favorite mega-popular film?

What does the phrase "sexy farmer" mean to you?


Where is Michelle?

OMFG! OMFG! this is why I don't own a gun

Is there an echo in here?

Eugene Robinson: How Long Can GOP Leaders Ignore Tea Party Death Threats?

Corker pitch: $10k dinner, $5k meeting

Even this f---in retart knows that

Paul Krugman: Going to Extreme

Paul Krugman: Going to Extreme

Joe Conason: So George Washington was a socialist, too!

"Police On Cantor Incident: 'We're Calling It Random Gunfire'"

****Heads Up: POTUS, Sec. Clinton & Gates Join Gibbs at Daily Briefing, Live! 10:45am EDT****

U.S., Russia reach agreement on nuclear arms treaty

What do you know - we have a President who can multi-task!

President wins early spin battle

Lawrence O'donnell: "I cried today. I'm in awe"

MIss me yet?

Obama bumper sticker fuels violent political road rage in Tennessee.

Obama Gets Small Health Care Bounce

Cantor's "campaign office" isn't in his congressional district


McCain, Palin to Campaign Together in Arizona

"At age 19 he had helped organize the first lunch counter sit-in"

Obama is the hardest working president ever

"the big news...the first systematic set of policies to address the problem of negative equity"

So, If *Lawmakers* James Clyburn & Bart Stupak Say The Republicans Are Breaking The Law...

Can someone give me some info concerning the IRS people who will be

Senator Reid

MSNBC host - Maddow - denies Senate run (CNN)

McAuliffe appeal spotlights Palin

AR-Sen: Halter Gains Ground on Lincoln, Fares Slightly Better in General

Heard on MSNBC this morning about 3 bricks through the window at Republican

Rob Fisher to challenge Andy Harris for 1st District nomination

Vote Provokes Barrow Primary Talk

HCR, Student Loan Reform and a Major Nuclear Arms Treaty. That's a hell of a Presidential legacy.

Did you hear about this? Breitbart is offering 10K donation if it can be proven that the

MSNBC: Mitchell with Luke Russert

61 Weeks

My response to right wing co-worker's comments on facebook

Obama's healthcare win could boost foreign policy

My local right wing nut job Tara Servatius is all up in arms today

Netanyahu And Obama Are At Point Of No Return

'Dispute Won’t Harm $3 Billion Aid To Israel'

Narrowing the intensity gap (Kos)

We Pass Historic HCR, Student Loan Reforms, a Nuke Treaty, and all we got was a lousy Palin!

The Media continues to "Promote" the Violent Teabagging Domestic Terrorism Movement

"Republicans sure do pick strange people as heroes." (Scott Brown)

Bloggers send Nancy Pelosi 2,600 roses for her birthday

Seems like the President might not be the anti-Christ after all

Obama's long-distance healthcare race

Must Read: Bill Maher's New Rule

Flashback to Jan. 20 2010 "The Health Care Bill Is Dead" - Fred Barnes

Will Elizabeth Warren Get Her Chance to Protect American Families?

Are the republiCONS scared..

So I made my first submission to the Urban Dictionary...

Happy Birthday, Speaker Pelosi! And, what a way to celebrate it!

Just how far is the right wing going to go?

Chairman Kerry Statement On The New START Treaty

Ruh Roh. Cuban leader applauds US health-care reform bill

Democrat Craft dropping congressional bid, ally says

More orange than usual?

Sen. Orrin Hatch reaches a new low in hackery

Mason-Dixon poll: Rubio leading Crist by 11 points

Look for April to have some McVeigh-like jackass Teabag event happen

The Extreme, Violent Rhetoric Of GOP Lawmakers

Health care win creates win-win scenario on financial reform

sarah puke's website has GUN targets on Dems. What THE FUCK

HAHAHA! MSNBC just reported Cantor was NOT targeted!

The success of health care reform has left Republicans dazed and confused

Eric Cantor, the Bullet Boy

Ezra Klein: "The emerging picture...Democrats look a bit better."

FYI-Pointing out violence does not = inciting violence any more than pointing out racism = racism

Dana Bash on CNN: The Police in Richmond Said the Bullet Wasn't Fired Directly at Cantor's Building

Geoffrey Fieger says he's considering another run for Michigan governor

Would the GOP go so far as to not ratify the Treaty even though Gates and Others worked on it?

Which states will gain after census?

Which states will gain after census?

Realtors endorse Murray as Rossi teases run

16M low-income Americans receiving public health insurance is a progressive accomplishment

You know who I could see running for President in 2016? Amy Klobuchar.

I dont get Scott Brown (Steve Benen)

How does saying "you ought to change your name to racists" qualify as a "threat"

Obama: "Who the f*** reads this sh*t?" (Pic)

Hillary: "Helen, I've missed you!"

So Close: 1-Point Edge For Fiorina

Happy (70th) Birthday, Speaker Pelosi!

The GOP and The Tea Party Crowd are not the same thing

My local right wing nut job Tara Servatius is all up in arms today

"This is, to coin a phrase, sort of a big effin deal. "

I Smell Momentum!!

Republicans don't want the violence to end

"RNC rejects joint 'civility' statement"

Obama, Medvedev sign off on new nuclear pact.

OK folks the race to A Million Facebook members is on

Is there anything on manadatory fees in the bill?

Gingrich Says Democrats ‘Have To Take Some Moral Responsibility’ For Far-Right Death Threats

Great pic from Iowa T-Bagger protest-- "All of these people are idiots"

'...historic healthcare reforms...laid down the law to Israel...a landmark nuclear disarmament deal'

EPA Proposes Veto of the Largest Mountaintop Mine in West Virginia

Skin in the Game: Members of Congress Will Be Covered By "Obamacare"

The original teabagger....

67 Senate votes are needed to ratify the Nuclear Arms Treaty with Russia. Where do we get the 9?

LAPD officer (USMC Reserve) killed in Afghanistnam.

Bart Stupak Tells Rick Sanchez That Michele Bachmann IS Instigating Violence

Pres. Obama will be to Ronald Reagan as Ronald Reagan was to FDR.

An Open Letter to The Newt

Where does the Teabaggers' party end?

Photos: Trying hard to look more stupid

"Tan tax sends bronzed set into slow burn"

**Reasons why the "Tea Party" is not a Movement**

Nancy Pelosi: is this the most powerful woman in US history? (Guardian UK)

So I was at the post office this evening...

Thirty-two Million People

PHOTOS Wow, Tucson was rockin' today!

Found: 90% of the distant Universe

Netanyahu leaves U.S. disgraced, isolated and weaker

Corker pitch: $10k dinner, $5k meeting

AAR buys former aircraft contractor of what was Blackwater

Eurozone Leaders Agree On Bailout Plan For Greece

Eurozone Leaders Agree On Bailout Plan For Greece

Senate looks at suicide on Indian reservations

Israeli PM gets home support in dispute with US

Pentagon Revamps Afghanistan Deployments

U.K. Conservatives Hope To Surmount Voters' Doubts (support for far-right party)

Administration Says Drone Strikes Are Legal and Necessary

In Rare Reversal, Japan Clears Man Convicted of Murder

U.S., Russia sign off on new nukes deal

Bombs kill more than 40 in Iraq as country awaits election results

US convicted 403 for international terror since 2001

Death of world's coral reefs could wreak global chaos

Allawi's bloc wins most Iraq seats

Biden: Obama is brilliant. I didn't know how good he was until i joined the team

New York Rejects Entergy’s Spinoff of Nuclear Plants (Update1)

President Obama Offers the Russians Rahm to Help Lobby the Duma on Nuke Treaty


Kenya frees American suspected of terrorism links

Rep. Vic Snyder Reports Threat Over Health Care Vote (assassination letter intercepted by Police)

Pentagon programs to bolster Georgian, Baltic forces

Texas representative threatened after voting for health care bill

Iraq: Challenger wins most seats. PM's coalition comes in 2nd, disputes election results

6.2 earthquake hits atacama, chile

Church, deaf students square off on Italian TV

China steams ahead on clean energy

(San Francisco) DA on verge of mass drug-case dismissals

Personal income falls 2.5% in California

Regulators close 2 Georgia banks, 1 in Florida

Christians from political left and right sign 'Civility Covenant'

Judge Voids City School Closings (victory for the United Federation of Teachers and the N.A.A.C.P.)

Windows broken at Albemarle County GOP headquarters

JPMorgan, Lehman, UBS Named as Conspirators in Muni Bid-Rigging

Hell No You Can't - 233,813 views

With U.S.-Israel ties strained, Obama may make bold move

Wapor raises alarm over changes to Peru polling laws

Federal Judge Rebuffs Challenge To DC Gun Laws Passed In Wake Of 2008 Supreme Court Decision

Chile to Bury Remains Of Pinochet Lonquén Victims

RNC Loses in RNC v. FEC Soft Money Challenge

US Air Force biofuel flight test a success

Ruling allows contributions to activist groups for campaigns

Tea Party Candidate Facing Felony Charges

Vegas Strip to go dark for Earth Hour

NKorea vows 'nuclear strikes' in latest threat

Staff clarifies Cantor remark about bullet (say didn't know the bullet was "fired into the air")

U.S. Economy Expands the Most in Six Years, Setting Stage for Job Growth

In Possible Retirement, the Likelihood of an Election-Year Confrontation

Charges reduced in Landrieu office phone caper

AT&T will take $1B non-cash charge for health care

High Court hears fate of two-member NLRB

Consider the Source

Romney attacks health care law similar to his own

Allawi bloc wins most seats in Iraq election

Chrysler to revive 50 dead dealerships

Illinois proposes cutting nearly 30% of state troopers

Toyota to Idle Plants in Europe

'Hell is real' billboard could cost Kentucky ($42 million a year) federal transportation fund

Pa. judge refuses to grant woman same-sex divorce

Federal Appeals Court: Seattle Police OK To Taser Pregnant Woman

Texas newborn denied health insurance over pre-existing condition

Texas newborn denied health insurance over pre-existing condition

S.Korean ship sinking with 100 on board, North attack suspected

Transfer cleared by pope, priest molested again

Marine general: Gays would get their own rooms

Jewish group to probe Holocaust soap claim

Staff held Jim Moran back from protesters

Road rage, accident centers on Obama bumper sticker

Georgia AG faces impeachment for refusing to file anti-HCR lawsuit

NY town angry over Net slurs at suicide victim

Unemployment Benefits Extension Blocked By GOP

Marlin Firearms to Close Next Year

CNN: "House Democrats Under Assault"

Even Teh Animals love Obama!!!1!

House Majority Whip James Clyburn: Republicans Are Aiding And Abetting (Domestic) Terrorism

Thom Hartmann - The Good. The Bad. and the very very Ugly - Did tea baggers cut the gas lines?

Thom Hartmann - Senator Ron Wyden says any state can get around the mandate

Thom Hartmann - Senator Ron Wyden says any state can get around the mandate

Rachel Maddow's campaign commercial in non-race against Scott Brown

Anti-Immigrant Leader Agrees ‘Illegal European Immigration’ ‘Helped Finish Off The Indians’

Tea Party Targets Harry Reid: Thousands Expected At Rally In Nevada On Saturday

Rep. Alan Grayson, D-Fla., Calls for Eric Cantor's Resignation

Rachel Maddow & Ezra Klein clown Grassley, Romney, & Hatch on their HCR mandate objections

Alan Grayson asks for your help with HR 4789

Obama Bumpersticker Makes TN Man Ram Car Carrying Child

Stupak Agrees With Rick Sanchez: Recent Attacks Against Democrats Is Domestic Terrorism

Taking A Break From The HC Hysteria, Faux Attempts To Ramp Up The Armageddon Fear With Volcano News

McCain laughs, tells Ann Currie it's fine for Palin to use gun imagery directed at Democrats

Heartbreaking Video - I cried -

Histrionic Teabag Nutjob Attacks Rachel Maddow

Newborn with Birth Defect Denied Health Care Coverage Because of 'Pre-existing Condition'

Grampy & The Quitter Part 2

TYT Reviews CRAZY Voicemails On Congressman's Machine! (w/ Audio)

Me Singing I'm Dreaming of a Free Republic

TYT: Cenk debunks Cantor's 'I'm a victim, too!' shooting story

Bush and McCain warned Dems of financial melt down

Republicans Block Bills Ensuring Continuation Of Military Health Care

Media Matters: The Consequences Of Beck's Nightly Hour Of Hate

Thom Hartmann vs Matthew Vadim - Is is all the Dems fault?

A Plea For Sanity

TYT: Stores Selling USED Panties!

Thank You For The Roses

"HEALTHCARE REFORM IS DEAD": Pundit Malpractice by FOX News and Others

Reality based vs Gaga Land

Reality based vs Gaga Land

Grampy & The Quitter Part 1

Army changes basic training to deal with gamer generation

Ney York Times: U.S. Plans Big Expansion in Effort to Aid Homeowners

Behind the Shady World of Marketing Junk Food to Children

Going to Extreme

The Return of History

Fox News, Health Care, and the Right-Wing Nervous Breakdown

The Economist: Now what? Barack Obama needs to use a bruising victory to unleash the promise of his

'Soul Of A Citizen': Barack Obama, Vaclav Havel, And When Small Steps Yield Unforeseen Fruits

I. Why We Need Regulation (Worthwhile reading)

Have a Nice World War, Folks - John Pilger

Looking for Medical Miracles in Medieval Manuscripts

When Presidential Sermons Collide

Germany’s Secret Military Assistance to Uzbekistan Revealed

U.S. Bases in Colombia Rattle the Region

Princeton researchers find that high-fructose corn syrup prompts considerably more weight gain

Tea Party Advocates Who Scorn Socialism Want a Government Job

The Right Finds Virtue in Extremism

Which Side of History?

Local TV news coverage sparks threats to school

Where do Tea-baggers get their screwball ideas? straight from the GOP:

NYT: Memo to Pope Described Transfer of Pedophile Priest

This tax season will be kind to Bank of America and Wells Fargo

Road rage: Camden NJ woman hit with battery

How Bias at the NYT Helped Kill ACORN

Death Squad Kills Teacher in Front of Students

Friday Talking Points (117) -- Piece Of Cake

Bill Maher: New Rule: You Can't Use "There Will Be No Cooperation

Tea Party makes tracking political criminals easier for law enforcement, threats and apologies

GOP Complains Health Reform Bill Doesn't Cover Armageddon Until 2012

John Boehner has said their really is "no difference in beliefs between the GOP and tea partiers."

Benedict's record on abuse: all talk and no action (National Catholic Recorder)

International Campaign Around Venezuela's Elections Has Begun

How Dumb Do They Think (Know) We Are

Gene research reveals fourth human species

Tip to Catholic heirarchy: Being pro-Life should include caring about babies AFTER their born, ie -

Why the President’s Next Big Thing Should Be Jobs (Robert Reich)

The horrible prospect of Supreme Court Justice Cass Sunstein

Economist Who foretold housing bubble says 'beware'

The Weimar Solution

When Right-Wing Extremism Moves Mainstream

Your New Facebook Friend May Be a Federal Agent

Reflections of a senior Canadian Journalist on the rocky birth of Canada's Health Care

Weekend Economists: Going To the Dogs March 26-28, 2010

Peak oil news - Mar 25

Drumbeat: March 26, 2010

NOAA - At Least 19% Of Planet's Reefs Already Dead: Another 15% On Track To Die In Next 20 Yrs

TVA Lawyers Trying To Block Agency Head's Deposition - Business Week

Orchards Wither, Water Supplies Fail As Vietnamese Drought Intensifies

Victoria, Australia - More Than 100 Farmers Vote To Abandon Irrigation

ACS - Researchers Find Little-Known PCB 11 "Pretty Much Everywhere"

Ethiopia's rush to build mega dams sparks protests

"Red Dog loses battle over discharge permit"

Tourism vision turns toxic in California's Imperial Valley

Bill Gates funds next gen Nuclear Power plant

Laser Guidance Adds Power to Wind Turbines

Melt Beats Hunters To The Punch - Most Harp Seal Pups Dead Or Dying; Lowest Sea Ice On Record

US sees non-OPEC oil output growth ending in 2011

The only country in Europe that ACTUALLY phased out nuclear power plans new reactors.

White Nose Syndrome Has Killed At Least 1,000,000 Bats In Eastern US Since 2006 Index Cases

Rajendra Pachauri: Climate scientists face 'new form of persecution'

Death of world's coral reefs could wreak global chaos

Public support in US for nuclear power reaches all time high (62%)

The path from nuclear power to nuclear weapons proliferation

Tony Babino - L'Internationale

HOLY &%^$

Xavier/K-State! Fuck! Going to Double OT!!

This Xavier-KSU game is Amazing

Tennis player Wayne Odesnik fined for HGH import

Eagle's Reid acknowledges he's listening to offers for Donovan McNabb

Wizards' Arenas to spend 30 days in halfway house

Kentucky Or The Field?

JP Prince to Evan Turner

Watching Tenn/Ohio St., Baylor/St. Mary's?

I am proud of OSU

In case you missed it...Seattle 2 - 0 Philadelphia

NCAA Hockey Tournament Starts Today

UNI. Up by seven. At the half.

cboy4 just puncked madinmaryland

Urban Meyer = Douchebag

The arrogance of Kansas State is appalling

I'm calling H20 Man out!!!

Tom Izzo is the Best Coach Come Tourney Time

Native Venezuelan embraces life in Frederick County

Magnitude 6.2 earthquake hits Chile

Wapor raises alarm over changes to Peru polling laws

Opportunists Gloria and Emilio Estefan and their "spontaneous" march down Calle 9 in Miami

Mexican novelist Carlos Fuentes visits Puerto Rico, criticizes ban of his novel from schools

Colombian rebels to release 2 hostages, Red Cross says

De Tripas Corazón y Charros - Documentary by Francisco Pugliese

x posted from GD

Accompany the people of the Honduras

Chile to Bury Remains Of Pinochet Lonquén Victims

Cuba Readies for U.S. Tourists With Luxury Hotels

International Campaign Around Venezuela's Elections Has Begun

Damas de Blanco, not going to help change things anytime soon

Royal Bank of Scotland Predicts Venezuela Recession to Continue

Metro Dade County, Organized Crime Bureau (OCB) File on Terrorism

Cuba to vaccinate more than 1.1M against swine flu

Senator puts hold on US funding for Cuba opposition

Jerusalem, settlements, and the "everybody knows" fallacy

Against ‘Pro-Israel’

Its Either Me or the Settlements: A Marriage on the Rocks?

Netanyahu: I'm not building in Jerusalem for Lieberman and Yishai

A dangerous government By Haaretz Editorial

Israel and Hamas forces 'clash on Gaza border'

'Dispute Won’t Harm $3 Billion Aid To Israel'

The real price of Israel's settlements

US & UK have new Pariah state: Israel

Netanyahu And Obama Are At Point Of No Return

Israeli tanks 'enter Gaza' after deadly clashes

Israel's U.S. envoy: We face monumental challenges this Passover

Pipe broke in construction death

Shaw’s Grocery Warehouse Hires Strike-Breakers As Labor Mobilizes Support For Strikers

Today in Labor History Mar 26 Immigration Act bar entry by “paupers, anarchists, criminals, disease

Blanche Lincoln: Takes Working Families’ Money and Runs

Man charged with hitting worker (on meth, urged police to shoot him when he was caught)

Labor, the Left, and Progressives in the Obama Era

Working for Workers

Egg processer labor battle (actions by the company against the union supporters were so egregious)

NLRB rules in favor of Teamsters

Workers at Sutter Roseville (certified nursing assistants) vote pro-union, again

Harry Reid’s going to make it a LONG HOT summer…

Employer's policy limiting employee contact with media violated NLRA

Huff Post: Deal With It: 2008 Wasn't Anything Like 1933 or 1965

Actor Danny Glover Offers Support In Fight Against Hugo Boss

Health Care Reform Includes Progressive Tax That Helps All Working Families

Fed Ex Buys an Exemption From Labor Laws

Israeli fire kills 2 in southern Gaza

Father: 13-year-old daughter detained for alleged rock throwing

UK Rail Workers Will Launch 4-Day Strike To Protest Job Cuts

Pentagon rebukes general for opposing repeal of 'don’t ask, don’t tell' law (xpost from GD)

Atlanta Gay Men's Chorus hosting the Ga. teen kicked out of home due to prom date.

Georgia Students Protest Decision to Allow Gay Teen at Prom

Cops: Deputy fire chief shoots burglar

Downstairs neighbor shot Latin jazz icon Eddie Palimieri's wife because heels 'made her go beserk'

Man dead, wife injured in double shooting

Maine man gets 10 years in fatal sex game shooting

Louisiana: Carjack victim shoots suspect to death in 9th Ward

BBC article - "Preppers" vs. Zombie Squads (ahem) Survivalists

Been a busy March… Some of the DGUs during the past few weeks…

Doonesbury vs. Starbucks gun 'activists.' Day five.

2-year-old girl in surgery after shooting herself in abdomen

Man Accidentally Shoots Wife

No charges in gun show shooting

Jury Acquits Honor Student Of Gun Charge

Police say gunshot death was an accident

16-year-old boy shot and killed in Antioch

Gun Control lobby losing credibility ...

The elitisms of gun control… It is too good for thee, but not for me…

New D.C. gun laws upheld

Man tapes camera to helium balloon (gets fantastic photos)

Location, Location, Location...

(USMC Gen.) Conway Concerned With Gays in Barracks (xpost from GD)

Grape Hyacinth


Gorillas Extinct in Ten Years in Central Africa?

Giant Squid in Suspended Animation

New Australian dinosaur fossil shows that tyrannosaurs's range was global

Astronomers Confirm Einstein's Theory of Relativity and Accelerating Cosmic Expansion

Aliens “They could be staring us in the face and we just don’t recognize them

Too-Busy Bees

Giant Dino-Eating Crocs

So, this situation here could probably use some good vibes.

HuffPo Article: Healthcare Reform 2.0

Very interesting: A New Kind of Christianity

Friends of Why Syzygy

Mercury alert!

An owl woke me this morning

13-year admits fatally shooting 11-year-old nephew

Islamic court bans online chat on amputations (as a form of punishment)

Any sufficiently primitive magic is indistinguishable from technology. e.o.m.

What does the Koran say about the Vedas or about the Upanishads...

My orthotics seem to be helping my plantar fasciitis.

Surgeons Transplant New Trachea Into Child Using His Own Stem Cells to Rebuild Airway

Your Fat May Help You Heal: Researcher Extracts Natural Scaffold for Tissue Growth

Republicans claim victory in passing health care reform

Will the last tenant to move out please turn out the lights

JP Morgan, Lehman, UBS Alleged as Conspring to Cheat Municipalities on Investments

The mighty are starting to fall.

'Good fat' cuts heart risk by a fifth, study shows

The Looming Trade War With China

Interest Rate Alert: U.S. Rates Will Rise

CLARK COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT: CCSD Superintendent Rulffes plans to leave at end of contract


Victory for Chicago Teachers

AFT president Randi Weingarten on Bill Maher tonite

Education Reform Is The Best Stock On The Market

Need advice on creating better teacher evaluations

PBS News Hour hit piece on teachers' unions

So on my way home today I stopped at the post office to mail 4 letters

Show this poll on merit pay a little teacher love

Look who supports even more taxpayer dollars going into Teach for America

Randi on Bill Maher: "The really good teachers don't want bad teachers"

How much will US Dollar decline?