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Archives: March 4, 2010

Brazil rebuffs US pressure for Iran sanctions

Overhyped news of the week: "earthquake made days shorter"

Strong earthquake hits Taiwan; injuries reported --- 6.4 magnitude

First Blackwater, Then Xe, and Now Paravant: Still Armed and Dangerous

Whooa! Phyllis Bennis ("Ending the War in Afgh") is on with Tavis tonight - Heads up!

No more less than zero?

Well DU, After 2 years Out Of High School I Am Finally Starting College This Week-Criminal Justice!!

I know where this is going: the right of corporate persons to bear arms.

Shifting Soil Threatens Homes’ Foundations

Shifting Soil Threatens Homes’ Foundations

An ad campaign that lowers your blood pressure - "Pure Michigan" returns

Kucinich on hc legislation: "Any kind of a solution within the current framework is bound to fail"

Fuck you Joe Scum

Toyota fix in question amid complaints.

17 food makers put on notice by FDA

WTO TRIPS Council considers workshop On public health amendment

Disturbing story of Falluja's birth defects

Vets from Gulf wars, Afghanistan - How are you doing? Do you have support

Darwin Foes Add Warming to Targets

Obama Solution to Stop Outsourcing: Stop Counting Jobs Outsourced (No, Seriously!)

It does seem Ludicrous

Up Or Down. Bring It Home. 4 March 2010

Why a Strong Dollar Matters to You

$5 Fee to Overthrow the Government

Level 3 Sex Offenders

RNC Strategy: Raise Money Through Fear of Socialism

DoD: Expect fewer F-35s if costs keep rising

Captain Chesley Sullenberger has retired

Defense Tech: Is the F-35 Militarily Vital?

Mullen: Force just one tool in winning wars

2 Bragg soldiers killed in Afghanistan

Olympic Athlete, Family Face Deportation

I'm going to change my alarm to that annoying, high-pitched beep, or find a music-only station.

I've got it!

Two Missouri students arrested in cotton ball case

Mississippi: More Abstinence Education Proposed for the State With the Highest Teen Pregnancy Rates

Mississippi: More Abstinence Education Proposed for the State With the Highest Teen Pregnancy Rates

Report: Army denied aid to team under fire

How did media cover GOP's 2003 use of reconciliation? They didn't

Better VA care sought for suicidal vets

Boehner's constituents care more about gamesmanship than jobs, healthcare.

Not Your Father’s Taliban (by Andy Borowitz)

General sounds alarm on U.S. Army training

I just took Zogby Poll-lots of questions about Obama and healthcare...

AIG Employees' Fury On Record Over Bonuses

Individual health insurance policy premiums soaring

Individual health insurance policy premiums soaring

Michele Bachmann Supports The Census

"Kill Bill, Too" (Today's "American Extremists" cartoon)

Tsunami Alert! GOP to Unleash Huge Wave of Robocalls Today Against Health Care Vote

House could vote Thursday on jobs bill

if it's not done by recess....if it's not done by christmas...if it's not done by easter

Remember the California State Senator who got a DUI, well there is more, way more

WaPo...Karl Rove's memoir: wacky times at White House

"Let's Start Over"

A Bad Week For The GOP On Immigration

VoteVets.org ask for signatures to Pass Clean Energy and Security Legislation to save troops lives!

We need 50 firm votes for the Public Option now.

Profiles in near-Courage...

Congrats to my rep, Sandy Levin....

Rush Limbaugh's penthouse for sale -- PHOTOS

Sarah Palin shopping reality TV series

Sarah Palin shopping reality TV series

"New" RW Meme: "both sides"

So Zombie Reagan is warning us against Socialized Medicine again.

Mass Loss from Alaskan Glaciers Overestimated?

McCain campaign pushes ties between Hayworth, Abramoff

Capitalist Health Care

Has it occurred to anyone in power that when states are making all

More hospital workers fired for being blizzard no-shows...

More hospital workers fired for being blizzard no-shows...

Here's the argument

CT Senate Poll: Blumenthal (D) leads Republican Opponents by at least 25

Why the anti-incumbent movement will fail

Shhhhhhhh!!! we'll keep this quiet.......(cartoon)

Wide Stance Republicans: Lawmaker At GAY BAR Before DUI Arrest

Lieberman (R,I) killed the HCR reform on public option, now he is involved with DADT repeal-

Public Option Picks Up 35th Supporter - Thank you Sen Maria Cantwell!!

WSJ columnist calls for return of Robber Barons

Pro- Impeachment (of Obama) LaRouche Democrat wins nomination in 22 CD (DeLay's old seat) in Texas

Darwin Foes Add Warming to Targets

Check out this post from a Kos diarist (relative kicked out of "Christian" school for being gay)

A WALK DOWN MEMORY LANE

Republican Strategy 2010

Illustrated what "Going It Alone" with Healthcare really means (cartoon)

Which State Has The Highest Percentage of Nutjobs?

Mayor Daley confesses to multiple murders?

AIG Employees' Fury On Record Over Bonuses

Students across U.S. plan to protest education funding cuts

In Alaska where glaciers are melting at a phenomenal rate

Caution: Pregnancy May Be Hazardous to Your Liberty

Stop everything - live car chase on GEM$NBC

"He's the sponsor of the health care, and I am so against that it's not even funny."

Will Obama's hangnail hurt Democrats?

"There's a communist living in the White House"

Man Walks More Than 5,000 Miles for Peace

ths is just a strange small world story

The teevee is citing some poll that says 52% of the country opposes the health ins bill

Pete Stark Not Taking the Gavel of Ways and Means committee

Turkey could recall ambassador to US if resolution passes, Ankara says

Patrick McHenry (NC-R) wants the Gipper's face on $50 bill ("He renewed America's self confidence")

China, Russia Urge More Talks on Iran Nuclear Work as French Say `Time Up'

China, Russia Urge More Talks on Iran Nuclear Work as French Say `Time Up'

***March 4th National Rallies to Save Public Education*** Live Feeds From Protests & Info

Bart Stupak: Abortion Language In Health Care Bill Is A Must

Is < 0 gone?

Republican Party's 2010 fundraising strategy: fear

Republican Party's 2010 fundraising strategy: fear

Not sure if anyone here can answer this question.. BUT

What makes a luxury car a Democratic Car? (small joke)

Far right celebrates breakthrough in Dutch polls

Drones Club Meets in San Diego - "Made Locally! Killing Globally!"

David Brooks Insults Me Personally: Tea Partiers are ‘Wal-Mart hippies’

Blanche Lincoln: "I Don't Answer To My Party"

Why Palin was on Leno: She has plans for a TV show, a "docudrama", featuring the Palin family

No Surprise Here: Texas Republicans Want To See Public Acknowledgements of God

Washington Times: Lawmakers blamed for gay marriage law

"A Massive, Toxicological Experiment with Our Children"

Do you believe that evil exists?

DU reminds me of Python's "4 yorkshiremen" sometimes

Church-State Debate Erupts In The States

Which Senator Has a Secret 'Hold' on Gay Nominee Chai Feldblum?

Family values Republican

Health Insurance Industry’s $300 Billion Victory Over the Public Option

Health Insurance Industry’s $300 Billion Victory Over the Public Option

Peace Camp - Camp Out Now March 13-22 Washington D.C.

Supporters Of DADT Are Old, Dead, Not Interested Or "Do not remember being asked about this issue”

Man who broke the Bank of England, George Soros, 'at centre of hedge funds plot to cash in on fall o

Afghanistan a Model for Future Crises: NATO

Berks County, PA Tea Party head says census may cause constitutional crisis

Why are TeeV news anchors so fucking stupid?

It will happen to Greece

How Reagan ruined conservatism

Citi's Pandit supports strong consumer protection

Doctors opt out of Medicare

Update: RadarOnline.com has obtained new information that Justice Roberts will NOT resign.

The disingenuous Republicans -- A visual aid on reconciliation

The disingenuous Republicans -- A visual aid on reconciliation

Any commercial pilots on DU? What do you think about DeMint's legislation?

No Early Calls of Victory or Success From Our Man in Af/Pak

Subversives have to get up pretty early to pull one over on South Carolina

DAV Recognizes President Obama for Supporting Veterans Health Care Budget Reform

Passport fees going up?

The terror-ble, horrible, no good, very bad freshwater crisis

Media Putz Rush Limbaugh Calls Nancy Pelosi a Suicide Bomber for Saying Healthcare is More Important

White House releases newest Bo pictures

White House releases newest Bo pictures

White House releases newest Bo pictures

CoffeePartyUSA = GOP Front

How will the GOP feel once the HC bill is passed and the fixes make it through reconciliation?

How will the GOP feel once the HC bill is passed and the fixes make it through reconciliation?

From Rachel Maddow: Graph comparing 3 bills-2 passed by reconcilliation-and effect on budget

Geezus, Thom. Hang up on this piece of shit wackjob

What happened to the mood of the 70's, you ask? It is here:

Broadcast television question

Broadcast television question

Here are the finalists for Arne's money...FL and DC among them.

They are at it again

Obstructionist Bart Stupak is being paid by .......

RECONCILIATION-Who are the actual "crazy" people in American politics?

Have you ever been in an interview where the interviewer was rude or snarky to you?

Have you ever been in an interview where the interviewer was rude or snarky to you?

Immigration Reform and the Democratic Party

The lingering of an absurd American imperial reflex

A preview of Penguin's Upcoming iPad books. They're amazing.

UK mulling 'war crimes arrest' curb - Al Jazeera

Threats have been made against Mr Gray for starting a tenant's association

Anti-Gay Lawmaker At Gay Club Before DUI Arrest

NRCC orders 'Project Code Red'

Holy Shite!!

abuse of facts? WSJ editorial on "obamacare"

Because the democrats never HAD a real 60 vote majority..

RNC holding fundraiser for "Young Eagles" Donors at Blackwater facility

Let’s keep our paws off Knut’s balls

Sunlight Foundation: A Brief History of Senate Reconciliation

The Rude Pundit: Slides That Make the Rude Pundit Want to Shove a Powerpoint Up Michael Steele's Ass

from the annals of weirdness (and yes it's TX)

Even His Red Squeak Toy Can't Get First Sgt. Gunner, USMC, to Fight

Here's the #1 reason not to allow ANYONE to erode abortion rights, imo:

Peace Action Supports Kucinich Bill to Remove Troops from Afghanistan in 2010

Peace Action Supports Kucinich Bill to Remove Troops from Afghanistan in 2010

Do you think Kucinich & the other 2 liberal House members will vote "Yea" this time on HCR

Oh, wait a minute. That didn't happen....

Greenwald throws Nate Silver a 102mph fast-ball up and in

Sheriff's Office Cites Islamic Terror 'Cells' In Bossier Parish

The Right To Openly Carry Guns In Public Places

Over 50 and homeless: Recession's toll rises

House approves $15B jobs bill, 217-201(so basically, Dems approved it)

Thank you, anonymous heart donor family!

It's a conundrum.

The graph Rachel was so excited about

To my Republican Friends who are having legislation "shoved down their throats"

Assistant Treasury Secretary Herbert Allison: Mum's the word on Citi / Treasury relationship

Morally Bankrupt

Unions: Still With Obama, but Worried (NYT)

President to host a live Facebook event/ open questions in a few minutes (3:50pm EST 3/4/10)

ABA Blasts Liz Cheney Ad As 'Divisive And Diversionary'

Rick Green Punches His Way Into SCOTX Run-Off!

The "up or down vote" rhetoric turn about by Obama

The "up or down vote" rhetoric turn about by Obama

AOL is RW Trash!

Interesting Newspaper poll, Your thoughts?

The perfect health care system for the U.S. (3 simple principles):

100 LESS

Even if corporations were not allowed to give a PENNY to politicians, they would have an advantage

'Sovereign Citizens' Claim Immunity From IN, Federal Law

Levin asks for DoJ investigation into Blackwater contract

Kucinich to Force War Debate on House Floor on Wednesday

“No other nation would allow a health system to be run the way we do it. It’s completely insane,”

-- Rep. Anthony Weiner: "Fool me once, shame on me; fool me 290 times, shame on you."

Justice Dept. Reviewing Levin’s Request to Investigate Blackwater for Contract Fraud

Why the KBR $2.8 Bill deal matters-they're in charge of POSTAL SERVICES during midterm elections!

CoffeePartyUSA = GOP Front Group

What happened with the James O'Keefe story?

DU is, for me, a place to ..........

What's lower than becoming a Fox News commentator?

Your Taxes Supporting For-Profit Firms as They Acquire Non-Profit Colleges

McCain desperate, pushes ties between Hayworth, Abramoff-next up, Keating 5!

Leaked documents reveal GOP plan to use scare tactics to raise money

Why you've never really heard the "Moonlight" Sonata.

The Oxford handbook of Internet psychology

May the GOP fall on its sword in November.

As Afghanistan Contracting Surges, Who's Following the Money?

Steele: Leaked RNC presentation 'unfortunate'

Democrats need to turn the republicans arguments against HCR on there head..

Will Others Follow Dutch and Leave Afghanistan?

Will Others Follow Dutch and Leave Afghanistan?

Axis of Earth tilting? Ailes calls WH criticism of Fox News legitimate

Why do people complain about "hit and run posts"? This is a board, not a chat room. A proposal.

We are too intelligent for this sh*t, we need critical thinking.

Anybody notice? Palin used teleprompter for her comedy bit on Leno

Rep. Steve King: Because Rep. Frank Is Gay, He Should Oppose Federal Wage Requirements

Rep. Deal (R-GA) pressured by GOP to NOT resign for 3 wks so he can vote against HCR

Interesting Anecdote on shopping

Sarah Palin Will Be Studying Improv - Not At Second City - But.....

NYT: One Oscar category for male and female acting nominees?

Blackwater RNC Fundraiser: RNC Will Hold Fundraising Meeting At Contractor's Compound

Unfortunately-NOT TRUE---John Roberts, Chief Justice---Resignation Rumor

street speaking, and demonstrations.. adopt even more aggressive tactics.

Treasury should create a new bill to put Reagan on... ..

Do you think the rule allowing any one Senator to put an anonymous hold on legislation or

Fear as a message sux

Liberals grill Obama on health reform

After meeting with McIntyre, gay constituents report no progress

Kerry: Let Gay Men Give Blood. 1983 Ban Called Outdated, Discriminatory

It's the hypocrisy.

Minn. gov candidate Bakk calls for tax on clothing

Keep'n It Foxy

A Very Touching Hearing about Childhood Obesity, and I really like our new Surgeon General Benjamin

Senate candidate Marco Rubio (R) denies $130 hair cut: Why so nervous, Marco, baby?

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

U.S. Senate confirms Conley for federal judgeship 99-0

Chile isn't asking for aid.

Westboro Baptist Church says it will protest at North Bergen (NY) soldier's funeral

America Deserves A Second Right Wing Cable "News" Outlet to Compete With Fox.

Little-Noticed Subplot In OPR Internal Memo: "Expanding Bush's Power"-By Robert Parry

Stark booted as chair of Ways and Means

Senate rejects $250 checks for elderly

House Passes Resolution Calling Austin Attack ‘Terrorism’

GOP’s Steele in damage control mode after ‘Evil Empire’ presentation

Dawn Johnsen's nomination sent to the full Senate on party line vote

Big Brother’s Money Laundering Fraud Expands…

Nixon is still kicking us around

'Missing Link' Fossil Was Not Human Ancestor as Claimed-forebearer of modern-day lemurs

FDA warns of Salmonella risk from common flavor enhancer

Biography of the Surgeon General

What do we know about Sandy Levin?

San Francisco police commission votes not to arm cops with Tasers

Secretary of State candidates say group should disclose donors

Moyers Journal - tomorrow night - must see

Mexico City becomes the third American capital city to offer marriage equality

The Rise of the Ghetto-Fabulous Party

The Rise of the Ghetto-Fabulous Party

Sherrod Brown on Ed Show

Sherrod Brown on Ed Show

Tweety about to tear Rove a new one

Thoughts on Chile from a dear friend

"Acute lack of tennis" drove Spitzer to prostitutes, according to former aide.

Health Insurance..chipping away at our wellbeing, little by little.

Things that make you go "Hmmmm."

If the GOP really had an alternative plan to health care....

So THAT's why. . .

Private school vouchers in Florida can be used at schools teaching creation science.

hannity said sarah palin

hannity said sarah palin

'Most Wanted' locks up Obama exclusive

5 Obama US District Judicial nominees approved in committee

Two students taint a teachers drink

Father watches over critically beaten girl at hospital

Some Bullet Points From Today's Hearing On Childhood Obesity

ihavenobias is on TYT speaking right now

Dad Says Facebook Got Daughter Suspended

WTF is Repent Amarillo?

Lawrence O'Donnell is hosting for KO again tonight

Today's thread on Reagan brought this to mind...

Who's the Best Late-Night Comedian? Cast Your Vote

Turkey recalls its ambassador after House panel passes genocide resolution

POGO Free Online Game - Virus was free too..

POGO Free Online Game - Virus was free too..

Why are these war criminals on my Tee Vee able to take up air time

Anatomy of a Rumor: The Story Behind Chief Justice John Roberts’s ‘Retirement’

Palin teams with Mark "Survivor" Burnett to pitch "a show about Alaska" to ABC, CBS, NBC execs

Cato's health care expert Cannon weighs in on reconciliation -stay classy, cato!

Reminder: Liberals Not The Problem On Passing Health Care - FDL

Wellpoint, Premium Increases, and the Public Option - DailyKos

Wellpoint, Premium Increases, and the Public Option - DailyKos

Boulwarism-Reagan and GE

"Our resident psychiatrist...suggests Bunning fits the broad parameters of being mentally unstable."

Discuss. (Warning: Graphic)

Discuss. (Warning: Graphic)

Linda McMahon Senate Campaign: WWE Queen Says She'll Spend $50 Million To Win Connecticut Race

Closing of Highway Rest Stops Stirs Anger in Arizona (NYT)

Delete - dupe (but check out Jerseygirl's thread!)

Amazing Grace: secret millionaire donates fortune to college

My LTTE about Rep. McHenry's attempt to fellate Reagan on the $50

Chilling-- 24% of All US Homes w/ Mortgages Underwater(11.3mil homes/$801bil) LINK

(Texas) Cop Walks Into a Bar And...Arrests You. For Having a Drink.

Tea Parties to RNC: Hey, Nice Pander

Colonel Lawrence Wilkerson is a true American Hero --

So I get this email from the White House's...

ID chip gets cat back home after 3.5 year absence

ID chip gets cat back home after 3.5 year absence

ID chip gets cat back home after 3.5 year absence

RNC adopts Tea Party racist memes as memo mocks donors and fearmongers. Michael Steele plays dumb.

How much money is currently paid out yearly to health insurance companies in premiums?

So this thread gets locked?

Health Reform Truth Oozes Out: And It Is Not Just

Remember those mobile homes FEMA bought after Katrina? They've been auctioned off.

Nicholas Taleb blames financial crisis on financial analysts with Asperger's Syndrome?

Seeing how this country is on the brink of bankruptcy,

Health insurers must be shaking in their boots after today's meeting with Obama

Health insurers must be shaking in their boots after today's meeting with Obama

Landmine groups pressure US to commit to ban

Brain drain taking its toll on Silicon Valley

I love following Maddow on twitter because she posts cool stuff like this:

Tasers under scrutiny after claims of death and injury (CNN)

Some quick clarifications for Senate Republicans:

Some quick clarifications for Senate Republicans:

Two Police officers shot outside pentagon....

Sarah Palin loads up on free stuff at gift suite

(2007) Chief Justice Is Hospitalized After Seizure

Mirandize patients?

More men file workplace sexual harassment claims

Oh Boy... Say Hello To Thirdbill: Hoyer Suggests Standalone Vote For Stupak Abortion Amendment - FDL

Dear God, Hannity should just get on all fours and drink his milk from a saucer stenciled "Fox News"

So I get this email from the White House's...

A War Against the British Empire? A Larouchie Wins Democratic Primary in TX-22

Is this some Repub email going around?

Elizabeth Warren, Dick Armey on Charlie Rose tonight. No, not together.

Let's get this straight - healthcare reform - public option, single payer is not socialism

Is circumcision covered under the health care reform plans?

Naomi Klein: How Socialism Protected Chileans from Earthquake Fall-out

Rachel looks at Stupak's C Street ties

Toyota Accelerator Problems - A Question

Kansas Senate republicans realize their agenda sucks

MinnPost: Democrats aim to “pledge and pass” health care reform bill

Radical homosexuals ate my baby! By Mark Morford

Rachel is raking Bart Stupid over the coals

The coming bust of the commercial real estate bubble.

Sorry, Bart Stupak -- the feds already subsidize abortion

Stupak: 12 Dems ready to oppose health care bill

Since I'm an equal opportunity iconoclast: Time to accept that Atheism is abnormal.

CAIR: Texas Apartment Complex Refused to Rent to Muslims

The REAL reason we don't see much war reporting

Tweety ends today's show eviscerating KKKarl, CHEENEE, & ShrubCo over Iraq - VIDEO link

LOL The Power of Michael Steele

Mandatory Thursday Malloy Truthseekers check in!!

Did any heads roll after 9/11? I mean, was anybody fired for not having done their jobs?

Exploring the openings created by Arctic melting

For HuffPo's Mayhill Fowler, only the Second Coming of Christ could rival Meg Whitman as Gov. of CA

You want to fix the schools?

Republican Plan for Health Care Reform?

JFK quote

JFK quote

local 12 year old girl hangs herself

"merchants of venom" or "death merchants"-- from now on, I am referring to the murderous thugs of

Rachel deserves an Oscar for BS debunking!

Really-what happened to our jobs?

Murdoch's NYPost: ACORN Vids 'Highly Edited Splice Job'; O'Keefe, Giles, Breitbart 'Buried Truth'

Isn't it unconstitutional for the government to provide health care but not for

It’s Time for a History Lesson

If you want to know why I am so adamently against using public funds for private schools

I am so damned SICK of hearing about "competition" in health insurance, as though it were written

Obama to Progressives: 31 Million People--And My Presidency--Are On The Line

OMG! "Kwedit" really does exist.

Money is not political speech. There is a simple explanation why.

Ya know what's really touching?

The Wasilla Quitter clan descend on Hollywood free swag suites, picking them clean

MSNBC is interviewing Bob Moore, 81, who is retiring and giving his company to the employees

Rove reveals in new book that at one point Fitzgerald was inclined to indict him in Plame leak case

Rove reveals in new book that at one point Fitzgerald was inclined to indict him in Plame leak case

Top GOP Challenger Drops House Bid

How come Obama didn't push this hard for health care when

ABC World News' "Truth Squad" on abortion: Stupak is "wrong" on abortion fee claim

Leavinng emotion to the right wing = losing elections

I got a call yesterday from the "Democrat" National Committee. 818-591-8391

Your Taxes Supporting For-Profit Firms as They Acquire Non-Profit Colleges

Senators McCain and Lieberman Introduce Bill to Authorize Indefinite Detention

Senators McCain and Lieberman Introduce Bill to Authorize Indefinite Detention

A question for legal eagles.

Senators who voted against extending jobless benefits hail from states devastated by recession

I only got to level 10 and earned 399,954 points with an IQ of 113. What's your score?

Location Location Location.Another Job Application Rejected

MSNBC features Lousiana parish paramilitary for defence against Muslim terrorists...

Liz Cheney says father compelled to protect Americans from Obama's national security decisions

What are your thoughts on the story about the kid directing air traffic in NY?

What are your thoughts on the story about the kid directing air traffic in NY?

John Aravosis: Don't Ask, Don't Tell repeal is in TROUBLE.

Why did the Bunning "filibuster" end in a couple of days and others haven't?

I never realized what a toxic asshole Bush 41 was.

I'm quite used to having opinions on Afghanistan that are unpopular on DU.

Report Discredits Letter Waved About By McCain As Evidence Of Military Opposition To DADT Repeal

So next time there is a GOP president and a Dem Senate

Rove admits to error on Iraq in his memoir.....'E R R O R'?????

Rove admits to error on Iraq in his memoir.....'E R R O R'?????

DVD kiosks can only stock G-rated movies, Indiana prosecutor demands

Rally in DC, March 20, hell's anniversary

21 year old godson in the Army at Ft. Gordon, FUBAR, need some advice.

Rush's Frenchified and garishly painted NYC apartment is for sale

Chris Mathews just wrapped a lit Firecracker in a Habanero Pepper and shoved it

It's called DEFLATION folks

Veil of secrecy covers Toyota cars’ ‘black boxes’

Man OK after steering wheel pops off while driving

Sources: Lawmaker At Gay Club Before DUI Arrest

Has this happened to anyone else?

Bluedog Senator Maria Cantwell comes through for reconciliation!

I Bought a CD, not a Licensing Agreement

Gay prostitution ring linked to Vatican

Blanche "Don't Answer to My Party" Lincoln ad depicts Democratic-controlled DC as childish spenders

My two bit’s worth on Toyota’s problems. “And forty-two”

Ansel Adams' son sues Fresno Metropolitan Museum over prints

Blizzard of bad jobs news to hit Friday

BBC video report on rise in birth defects In Fallujah (after 2004 fighting)

EXCLUSIVE: U.S. Supreme Court Chief Justice John Roberts Considering Stepping Down

Obama to Progressives: 31 Million People--And My Presidency--Are On The Line If Health Care Fails

John Roberts is considering stepping down...according

John Roberts is considering stepping down...according

John Roberts is considering stepping down...according

12 of the 16 (15 + DC) finalists to get Arne's money got Gates money to help them compete.

Two quotes I have to share with you

Please let me apologize as an Ohioan for Rep. Steven Latourette

free the majuana users, paris hilton types -L.A. County sheriff gives early release to 200 inmates,

How you going to get 51 votes for healthcare fixes when you can't even get 50 votes to help seniors?

Daniel Ellsberg: '8 YR Executive COUP-Under Bush/Cheney-Ratified By BOTH Dems & Repubs-Incl Obama'

Facebook page, question about illegal immigration: "Shoot illegal immigrants" (Responses)

Our Cruel Legacy in Iraq: Birth Defects in Fallujah’s Children

The future of books and literature: 'new technologies...do not await permission.”

Here is my problem with nuclear power plants

Michael Moore Says The Economy Has Not Crashed Yet

When in the last ten years did any Democrat in the Senate dig in his heels like Bunning did?

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Shots Fired at Pentagon, at Least Two Police Injured

Atheists offer college students porn for bibles

Blackwater RNC Fundraiser: RNC Will Hold Fundraising Meeting At Contractor's Compound

*Humans To Blame For Cimate Change*

The Current Senate Health Care Bill

The Current Senate Health Care Bill

In case anyone wonders what the elite eat in China

On A Scale Of 1 To 10... How Do You Feel About Our Democratic Leaders At This Point In Time ???

Buzzflash needs our financial help........

Buzzflash needs our financial help........

Ben Nelson's abortion restrictions will likely be in the health care bill.

Still More About Central Falls Firings Pt 3: Attack of the Broad (rhymes with "toad") People

"Liberals thumbed their noses at the bill despite Obama's backing."

How the Monsters at Goldman Sachs Caused a Greek Tragedy

Here are the finalists for Arne's money...FL and DC among them.

RadarOnline SUCKS.

Thousands of college students in the streets in

Here’s why people vote for Republicans

Methane frozen beneath Arctic seabed destabilising, scientists warn

Maternal Mortality Rates Rising in California (shot up 3X over last decade); Most Deaths Preventable

Maternal Mortality Rates Rising in California (shot up 3X over last decade); Most Deaths Preventable

We’re Going to Get Medieval on Your Ass, America

Fox News composes a hit piece on Obama nominee (and potential SCOTUS nominee) Goodwin Liu

Whole Foods' "Organic" products grown in China!

Teacher suspended for denying Wiccan altar

Couldn't the Senate use the "Nuclear Option" to pass health care?

Alan Grayson leads in Republican primary

How is it that people who don't smoke, eat right, & exercise regularly always call in sick at work?

Where can I download the RNC fundraising ppt presentation?

Why $250 checks to SS recipients is a bad idea, and what to do instead

Should parents who try to "change" their kid's sexual orientation be prosecuted for child abuse?

Really - What Happened To Our Schools?.......

How did our country become so greedy?

Popular drink products made in China

My Nephew was outted, and then kicked out of school (by Florida4Obama)

My Nephew was outted, and then kicked out of school (by Florida4Obama)

Hopefully nobody has forgotten that it’s National Grammar Day

Sad, sad sight on the I-85 median grass today (between Greenville and Atlanta)

I recently went to Cuba for the first time

Why don't American's eat more vegetables?

Dog breeds insurance companies don't like:

Fallujah birth defects blamed on US weapons

President Obama’s Reprehensible Rhetoric Against Single-Payer

President Obama’s Reprehensible Rhetoric Against Single-Payer

Oppose the Dietary Supplement Safety Act of 2010 bill

I have to admit that I really no longer know who to believe, who to believe in or where the truth

Thomas Friedman's latest apologetic on behalf of the global elite/job killers

I was put in the back of a police car and humiliated for walking down the road

Coach proud of players accused of newspaper theft

US wine drinkers file lawsuit over fake Pinot Noir

So Is Tom Brokaw Going To Blame The Ills Of The World On Us Boomers?......

Marine's death came at hands of "Doped-Up Opium-Fueled" Private Contractors

I swear this stuff is semi-solid crack...

Got our Blu-ray of "2012." Seriously bad science, but the SFX were woohoo!!!!

Well DU, After 2 years Out Of High School I Am Finally Starting College This Week-Criminal Justice!!

Wrong, wrong, wrong. Poor doggie.

What's your favorite sprain?

Like rap music? Like the movie Predator? Watch this video!

This is my favorite late winter picture.

Opsie Daisy

Does anyone remember Buttrey's stores?

I am Temujin... Barbarian... I fight! I love! I conquer ...like a Barbarian!

Tiger's caddy. Whatta maroon, whatta effin' CRYBABY. "Most difficult time of his life."

The DU Unrec Patrol stands quitely by as ">0" is abolished.

I am quitting eating

Rick Sanchez locates Taiwan on a map

can I haz attenshun?

In Japan, the hand can be used like a knife. ("Yah!")

Someone Gave Us A Star!

So I had a lapdance last week

Five Movies We Fear Tim Burton Will Make

GD controversy: who is this?

Dogs and Cats are chopped liver , Rats are best !

mah new cheezburger

I have absolutely no idea how I feel about this: China’s dwarf theme park

LMAO - 3rd grade science as taught by Gary Busey

The phrase of the day is "penis and vagina" - replace part of any OP with that phrase.

I'm having a problem identifying two of the birds at my feeders:

Pan-Galactic Gargle Blaster anyone ?

Look at me! I can use "penis" and "vagina" in a post too!

I'm having a problem identifying two of the turds at my feeders:

Star Wars figures

Lemonade was a popular drink...

Yeah, yeah, yeah, yeah ...

Heidi told me this is what she got for Wesley as an ordination gift

intrusive capitalism is making the internet suck

I'm in a place in my life where I'm stuck..

Let's check in with our nerd-girl editor at Merriam Webster:

Two weeks and six days...until

March 4th, 1924.

Full moon? This afternoon, DU is like a ride on the fucking elevator in "The Departed."

I sometimes wish conservative arguments were not so easy to shoot holes in

Alien & Predator vs. Freddy & Jason - who would win a tagteam death match

Tommy_Carcetti was just tombstoned

Today's word is "Tommy_Carcetti" - replace one word in any thread title with "Tommy_Carcetti"

There's no such thing as gravity: the Earth sucks.

When I didn't have a star, it was bad enough to be subjected to threads about the band Rush

Real change takes time and happens right before your eyes when you don't even realize it.

Redwitch appreciation thread.

Pistol & Stamen!!!!!

Proof that cats rule and dogs drool

Whose the bald liberal with a small goatee that posts videos sometimes?

Perhaps everyone needs ink supplies....

LynneSin and Tommy Carcetti appreciation thread.

Ugh. This place is filled with hormones. What do you people do all day while I'm at work?!?

Would you take a paycut in salary to be Tommy Carcetti?

Cats are Not Mysterious, and They are Not Standoffish

Saturday Come Slow...massive

How many different types of "mixed nuts"? Identify them? Spoilers.

Well DU, After 2 years Out Of High School I Am Finally Starting College This Week-Criminal Justice!!

Subtlety

A Virginia pen is

Ok, who's running around shaving raccoons?

PETA Protest in Springfield, MA

Saw "The Young Victoria" today. (Bit of a spoiler)

Ugh. This place is filled with horticulture. What do you people do all day when I'm slacking?

So Pickles had 6 teeth removed today. Poor little kitteh. :^( She's doing

Playing a flute to a Humpback Whale

Go Yankees, Beat Philly

Showtime, Everybody! Dig the hotness!

Take a look at all this seaman!

puppy-cam

Need opinions (quickly) about how to handle a "teenage situation"

For Tommy C: In before the Pox

For Tommy C: In before the Pox

I made a crockpot of chili -- and I have to throw it out!

I slept with Raven last night.

we're off to the midnite show of 'alice in wonderland' at the imax...

King Nothing

Shadow

Naked woman tied to tree spurs 911 call

Let's go to Yosemite! Lotsapix....

PHILLIES BEAT THE SKANKEES, 3 - 2!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!11

A poem for my husband...

Am I wrong to be so upset? (Professional situation)

Computer problem--help!

I was almost hypnotized by the Safeway checker's tales of shoe shopping

Jay Leno's less-than-triumphant return: Tagged as "turd sandwich," "humorless chin" on Hulu.com

"Walter, this isn't the guy who built the railroads here...he peed on my rug"

Have you ever been in an interview where the interviewer was rude or snarky to you?

How to Make a Tim Burton Movie

Miami man accused of exporting PS2s to fund terrorism

A kitteh, a pitbull and some chicks... what could go wrong?!

"Exotic antimatter detected at Relativistic Heavy Ion Collider"

Can rats help clear Africa's landmines?

Coffee please and I like it black and strong!

I accidentally crashed the forklift I was on into the overhead lights tonight

If I cut a hole in the ceiling will Ceiling Cat appear?

If your pet were in a talking animal movie, who would be the voice actor?

I am thinking of driving to Manhattan tonight , where can I find cheap parking ?

Wow! Hangover-Free Booze!

ID chip gets cat back home after 3.5 year absence

Is it just me, or does Tommy_Carcetti seem to lack social intercourse skills?

CBS Sued Over Penis Surgery On 'The Doctors' TV Show

Oh Goody. "Penis disorder" is listed as a potential side-effect of the meds I'm taking.

I was circumcised as a baby...

I'm quitting drinking

Well I finally got my dad approved for nursing home medicaid.

Name all of the Airlines you have flown on...

Hate to ask for Lounge vibes again, but...

what do I do for dog who's dragging a back foot, nail is scrapped down?

I'm going back to the ones that I know, with whom I can be what I want to be

Great Bob Weir Interview...(MNBC financial guru!)

My friend's friend died today, the day before his wedding day

Give me one good reason why Ernie Hudson couldn't have played Morpheus in those "Matrix" movies

Who do you think deserves the title of "Greatest Composer in all History"

Rest in Peace little Lola - had to put a ferret to rest today

Who is worst, Rush/Geddy Lee, Led Zeppelin, Steve Miller Band?

Would you take a paycut in salary to be happy?

What music have you listened to lately?

Need opinions (quickly) about how to handle a 'teenage situation'

Passenger on Southwest banned from air travel for midflight self-abuse

Perfect Albums: List the albums you have to listen to the entire album to truly appreciate..

Is it now official DU policy to allow people to call other DUers Che Guevera-worshipping communists?

Heitkamp Won't Run for North Dakota Senate

Hawaii Voters Will Mail It In

GOP’s Deficit Crusade Faces Opposition From Fiscal Hawks

I'm still hearing some coward Dem's in the Senate and Congress still wavering on health care

Bachmann will push 2010 census

Democrats Hope to Finish Writing Reconciliation Bill This Week

Rep Altmire: The President had some strong words last night....

Senate Moderates Warm to Reconciliation (Roll Call)

11 CORPORATIST so called Dem's willing to KILL health care over abortion

NYT: Link to Interactive Chart of House Dems Who Voted No on Healthcare

another neo con Sen. liar at W.J.'s table this a.m. - how tedious

Presidential salary

Does the New Bill do ANYTHING to Help Fix the Economy?

Freudenthal won't seek a third term

Obama to be interviewed on America's Most Wanted

Leiken changes to commission race |

Stephanie Bell Enters AL-02 Race

Clay Cox jumps into 7th CD race, demands that Don Balfour give up Senate chairmanship

RNC Donors to Gather at Blackwater Compound

Republicans vote AGAINST preventing Harmful Restraint and Seclusion in Schools

Obama admin using the old strategy of economic blackmail to keep stimulus dollars for globalists

First spark of a jobs recovery

The President & Democrats created a VERY bipartisan bill, it's time for the

Wow..... So much for objective news reporting.

My response to David Gergen saying Medicare was passed with bipartisan efforts

New Blanche Lincoln ad: "I don't answer to my party" (VIDEO)

Sherrod Brown to GOP: We will bring the PAIN if you filibuster!

HUFFPOST: Obama To Meet With Progressives,then Corrupt Dems In Health Care Push

White House sets March 18 goal for House health vote

Senate Panel Approves Johnsen Nomination

Exclusive: 'Wellpoint would be a primary beneficiary' if reform fails, consulting firm says

I really do think that when the HCR act gets signed.. things will start to move

Huge news: "Texas SBOE Wingnuts Lose Primary Battles." Great news for School Textbooks.

All In-Don't look now, but Obama is finally living up to his promise.

Ralston Sits Down With Reid's 'Tea Party' Opponent

It's Only A 'Controversy' When Dems Do It

How could I forget that Phil Hartman played Ronald Reagan so well on SNL?

Kerry leads push to repeal blanket ban on gay blood donors

Club Drops Anti-Bennett Ad

Lets be perfectly clear about this... HCR is not being done via reconciliation

Senators: Lift ban on gay blood donors

Senator Byrd rebuts GOP claims that he opposes reconciliation to pass health care bill sidecar

New report undermines officers’ letter supporting ‘Don’t Ask’

New report undermines officers’ letter supporting ‘Don’t Ask’

U.S. Rep. John Dingell: 'Do whatever it takes' to repair broken system

Ford Discussed Switching Parties with Rove

"DOJ: Department of Jihad?" Copying Fox News and IBD, CNN suggests DOJ lawyers may be jihadists

Health Care Showdown: The White House Takes on Insurers

When did Rep Stupid (D/R - vatican) become Party Whip?

Delahunt will not seek reelection

Confused by Obama cozying up to corporate scammers? Read up on the DLC:

POTUS read a letter.......

In addition to the House undecideds on HCR, who are Stupak's 12?

Harold Ford Discussed Switching Parties with Rove

CPC chairman indicates liberals will support health bill

Giannoulias seeks to blunt damage, says family bank likely to fail

Huck backs Cox for governor

Pro-Choice Group Slams Blanche Lincoln: 'She Wasn't There For Us, We Won't Be There For Her'

Taming the Cyclone

O'Donnell is going to cover the scandalous Rove comments

Greg Sargent's Plumline: Bill Clinton Throws His Support to Blanche Lincoln

President Obama presses fellow Dems: Seize moment on health

Rachel Maddow - tonight!!!

Howard Dean

E.J. Dionne Jr. | The Big Lie About "Reconciliation"

I'm calling out (and calling) the Blue Dogs

So When Do They Prosecute The......

Any Dem voting against HCR should be kicked home

The Republicans are going to end the world before there is health care reform

Hoyer: Stupak Could Get Separate Vote On Abortion

Howard Dean: 2010 won't be as bad for Dems as people think

McCain Campaign Releases Details of Brown Visit

Anti-gay senator Roy Ashburn arrested after leaving gay nightclub

Grayson Leading In REPUBLICAN Primary

Obama To Progressives: This Is Just The Foundation :Huff Post

Dems plan 'pain' for GOP if they drag out health debate

The Real Reason Obama's Plan Doesn't Include A Public Option

"It's heartening to see Obama go all in"

Despite being catholic - I still have NO right to tell a woman what to do with her body.

Leaked documents reveal GOP plan to use scare tactics to raise money

Media Still Failing To Do Its Job On Bush’s Iraq Lies

"Pro-Choice Caucus leader: Stupak doesn't have the votes to kill health bill."

Hillary Clinton: Master of Disguise, Diplomacy

.....Then They Panic, Then We Win!

POTUS thanks Progressives for Their Advocacy.

POTUS thanks Progressives for Their Advocacy.

2011 Mustang-305 HP AND 31 MPG!

Rachel just dropped a bomb on Bart Stupak's head

Obama not bothered by Lincoln ad WTF!!!!!

President Obama reads letter from OH woman who lost her health care ... to insurance company execs.

Screw Republican Revisionist History about the Falklands

U.S. stocks relapse as health-care sector weighs

U.S. gets say on which Canadians can fly

Ex-commander in Iraq to give deposition in KBR case

4 convicted in German terror trial

Roadside Bomb Kills Five Amid Iraq Early Voting

UN plans to end DR Congo peacekeeping mission

Yukos case against Russia begins at European court

Nelson (D-Ne) seeks jobs bill funds

US lawmakers challenge US Army decisions on KBR

AIG Employees' Fury On Record Over Bonuses

Doctors opt out of Medicare

Birth defects in Fallujah 'on the rise since U.S. operation'

Pakistani workers killed in Afghanistan attack

Citigroup executive Vikram Pandit to back reforms

Yanukovich party seeks law change for Ukraine coalition

US wine drinkers file lawsuit over fake Pinot Noir

Shirin Ebadi warns against Iranian sanctions

Gastric bands may lead to depression as patients can no longer overeat: researchers

Feds weigh expansion of Internet monitoring

Wyoming Gov. Dave Freudenthal won't run for reelection

Senate Panel Approves Johnsen Nomination

Rep. Levin tapped as acting Ways and Means chairman

John Roberts Stepping Down? 'RadarOnline' Claims Supreme Court Chief Justice Considering Quitting

Sources: Lawmaker At Gay Club Before DUI Arrest

Exploring the openings created by Arctic melting

New York governor charged with breaking ethics law

Katrina victims seek to sue greenhouse gas emitters

Second Ways & Means boss ousted; Levin replaces liberal Stark

Man claiming torture believes British agent was present, court hears

2 Miami women charged with running vast student visa fraud ring

Father watches over critically beaten girl at hospital

UPDATED: NY Gov. Paterson's spokesman quits amid scandal

British boy kidnapped in Pakistan for £100,000 ransom

Exclusive: 'Wellpoint would be a primary beneficiary' if reform fails, investment firm says

Latino legislators urge delayed action on NY gov.

Foodborne Illness Costs US $152 Billion Annually: Study

(Illinois) Individual health insurance policy premiums soaring (increases of up to 60%)

Retail Sales Show Strongest Gain Since Before The Recession

Wipro (India IT co) in 7-yr deal with Main Street America

Baltic Sea ice traps passenger and cargo ships

Senate committee votes to confirm judge to San Jose federal court

STOCK MARKET WATCH, Thursday March 4

Dick Durbin: Let GOP filibuster

Obama reasserts Volcker rule, Senate bill seen

US agrees to supply Pakistan with jets and bomb kits for raids on tribal regions

Lewis & Clark law professor Jim Huffman announces run against Ron Wyden

Leaked documents reveal GOP plan to use scare tactics to raise money

Pakistan 'arrests key Taliban leader'

The opportunity Geert Wilders has waited for

House Passes $15 Billion Package For Job Creation

Jobless claims drop, productivity revised higher

Some Dems are wary of Obama's final health push

Energy Department Files to Withdraw Yucca Mountain License Application

Obama Tells Liberals Public Option Doesn’t Have Votes

(Houston) Judge grants motion declaring death penalty unconstitutional

RNC donors to gather at Blackwater compound

Three people shot outside Pentagon Metro station

Falluja doctors report rise in birth defects

Louisiana Governor Blanco Blasts Karl Rove For Katrina Comments In Book

U.S. Lawmakers Launch Push To Repeal NAFTA

Anti-Gay Lawmaker Reportedly at Gay Club Before DUI Arrest

Vatican hit by gay sex scandal

FDA warns of Salmonella risk from common flavor enhancer

Sen. Levin moves to block Blackwater’s $1 billion Afghanistan contract

US Congress panel accuses Turkey of Armenian 'genocide'

Shocked Greeks digest cuts, unions call strikes

AP IMPACT: Toyota secretive on 'black box' data (could explain crashes blamed on sudden acceleration

Exclusive: RNC document mocks donors, plays on 'fear'

Senators McCain And Lieberman Introduce Bill To Authorize Indefinite Detention

Obama advisers set to recommend military tribunals for alleged 9/11 plotters

US taxpayers hit as TARP takes a new turn

ACORN Strikes Back!: 'Accountability' Campaign Demands Media Corrections for 'Pimp' Hoax Stories

Protest Crowds Flood Streets, Shut 880

Study Says Undersea Release of Methane Is Under Way

White House to Congress: Don't offend Turkey

Is a voting machine merger too big to stand?

Waterboarding Too Dangerous, Internal DoD Memo Reveals

New Mustang V-6 With 305 HP Certified at 31 MPG Highway; Makes History as First Car With 300+ HP and

Rachel Maddow & Sherrod Brown on the GOP HCR desparate, lying, hypocritical death throes

Chile "Looting" - Private Property Is More Important Than Your Life

Ed Schultz, Anthony Weiner, and Joe Barton (R) - GOP defeated on HCR

Papantonio: We Need a Goldman Sachs Perp Walk

Whole Foods Market "Organic" food made in China !!!!

Rev John Haslett Speaks at VOP Health Care Rally

How Will The End Of Print Journalism Affect Old Loons Who Hoard Newspapers?

Steele does damage control on leaked memos insulting donors

Blanche Lincoln Thinks No Healthcare is 'Answering to Arkansas' - 48th in Nation

How a Bill Becomes a Secret Memo - From Fool House Rock

Rachel Maddow interviews Blanche Lincoln's primary challenger Bill Halter

Newsroom / Obama Caught Lip-Syncing Speech

Thom Hartmann - Do guns and booze go together?

President Obama on the Final March for Reform - calls on supporters to help finish the fight

Max Keiser Report No. 22 -The Economic Elite

Kucinich on Fox: 'Are You Kidding?... We Need Health Care For Everyone.'

TYT: Exposed - Senator Bunning's Stunning Hypocrisy on Unemployment Benefits

TYT: Obama Disses Single-Payer Healthcare Systems

The Solar Bus Goes To Washington

Goldman Sucks: Response to Cleveland Fed Propoganda Video

Training Session For LA Sheriff's 'Operation Exodus'

Young Turks: Rachel Maddow Nails Repub Hypocrisy on Health Care

Rachel Maddow: Frank Schaeffer Talks About Danger Of Right-Wing Militias

MSNBC's Rachel Maddow - C-Street Revelations - Rep. Bart Stupak's Chicanery Breaking Wide

Countdown: Howard Dean Too Stunned to Gloat at Hilarious RNC Leak

The Video The USA Army Doesn't Want You To See

TYT: Remember the cheerleader who was gonked out by the flu shot? Yeah, she was faking it

Nancy Skinner on Fox Business talking GOP just say no to JOBS bill

Nancy Skinner on MSNBC talking Obama's Healthcare's Final Push

UK Study: Recent spike in paranoia is a legacy of Bush-Blair years.

Medical Malpractice Payments Continue to Fall, Public Citizen Analysis Shows

Eric Alterman: Playing the Fear Card

Rhode Island school nears compromise on mass teacher firings.

“Smoking Gun” Belatedly Revealed to Defense in Blackwater Case

Challenging History: Why the Oppressed Must Tell Their Own Story (Ramzy Baroud)

GOP Opposes Reconciliation, of 'North and South'

Divorced Before Puberty

The Lawyers Smeared by Liz Cheney

Obama, Congress Wink at Massive Surveillance Abuses

AlterNet: Anti-Pot Propaganda As Stupid As Ever -- Yet Our Alarmist Media Continues to Hype It

Flexible Afghanistan War Objectives: And the Agony Grinds On (Ramzy Baroud)

Obama and the Dems Take Step in Right Direction with Reconciliation

A reminder to how the Republicans play the game (Gene Lyons)

Was the Buddha Murdered for His Progressive Teachings?

The Deflationist --- How Paul Krugman found politics.

Finding A Cure For The Insidious Cancers Of 'Hope' and 'Faith' (Carolyn Baker)

India Adds IT Jobs Despite Recession

Pacific Pushback: Has the U.S. Empire of Bases Reached Its High-Water Mark?

How the Corporate Lobbyist party cost the Government $10 Billion - Time magazine

Exclusive: 'Wellpoint would be a primary beneficiary' if reform fails, investment firm says

Head of the Detroit Board of Education is a Functioning Illiterate

REPASTE.."The Southern Coup" (How We Got Here) Michael Lind

Who are the actual "crazy" people in American politics?

In the "Tonight Show" audience to see Palin....

Lies in Real Time

The Tea Party Is All About Race

American Family Association Pins SeaWorld Death On Lack Of Christianity: ‘Bible Ignored, Trainer Die

Obama Rewards Another Outsourcer (Honeywell)

Obama promises to pursue a public option later

Obama risks alienating Latinos with lack of immigration reform

US Official Tells Wind-Powered World Bank to Stop Funding Coal Power Plants

Salazar: Change Water Course Or Face Waetr Crisis

Sea lions have left Oregon's Sea Lions Caves and reappearing at San Francisco's Pier 39

Saudi Aramco Loses Count - What KSA Says About Haradh vs. What Google Earth Imaging Shows - Oil Drum

New way to control disease-spreading mosquitoes: Make them hold their urine

New Species Discovered

Peak oil notes - Mar 6

Drumbeat: March 4, 2010

Drumbeat: March 3, 2010

US Will Support Atlantic Bluefin Tuna Ban, Despite Japan's Opposition - AFP

Department of Energy Files Motion to Withdraw Yucca Mountain License Application

30 Countries Meet in India to Advance Clean Energy, Combat Climate Change Largest International ...

Blue Ribbon Commission on America's Nuclear Future to Hold First Meeting

French Question Seawall Safety, Building Practices In Wake Of At Least 52 Deaths From Massive Waves

Sen. Bernie Sanders on his new 10 million solar roofs bill

Japan Moving Ahead With Plan For Pluthermal- (aka MOX) Fueled Nuclear Plants - AFP

It burns! Stupid things senators are saying about the Kerry, Graham, and Lieberman proposal

Back from the dead: 'Extinct' frog species found alive after 30 years

The Wrong Kind of Green

Florida wildlife officials made monkeys of by elusive, dart defying macaque

California Fish and Game rules tiger salamanders a threatened species, upsetting Farm Bureau

Sequel Time, Al

Arkansas farmers earn money by creating wildlife habitats

Scientists Find Signs of "Snowball Earth" Amidst Early Animal Evolution

Graph Of The Day - Methane Fluxes Emerging From E. Siberian Arctic Shelf

Evidence of Increasing Antibiotic Resistance (in microbes in Archived Soils since 1940)

Bloom Energy's Carbon-Neutral Claim Relies on Scarce Biogas

Darwin Foes Add Warming to Targets

Outrage in San Francisco: City Gives 'Organic' Compost to Residents Containing Toxic Sewage Sludge

DU this poll!

Sweden to build 2,000 new wind turbines, be 50% renewable by 2020.

Fears of Undersea Methane Leaks Already Coming True

Native birds flock to NZ islands after poison drops clear out rats

Chicago Trib publishes the ultimate denier smackdown page.

The US Under A Higher Emissions Scenario - Stuart Staniford

‘Fourth generation’ nuclear power a buzz phrase with little behind it

Busy Coyotes make 7 trades at deadline

Maryland Beats Duke, Storms the Court, Storms the Streets.

A pin on Coach K's lapel serves as a symbol of a strong bond, forged through tragedy

I'm old and forgetful...who organized our Yahoo March Madness

Today Is The 20th Anniversary Of The Death Of Hank Gathers

Barbados Invites Triple Crowner Bill Turner to Sandy Lane GC

Zito teaches Fielder a lesson...

162 MLB games: Can we agree not to post everytime your stinkin team wins a game?

The Carolina Hurricanes are blowing it.

Guatemala: tops cops busted, death squads exposed

X-Post. RagingInMiami wins Sun Sentinel "Best of Blogs". Connie Mack consulting lawyers.

Honduras: Investigate Attacks on Coup Opponents

Seven U.S. Doctors Trained in Cuba Return From Haiti After Month-Long Service

Mercenaries Circling Haiti by Bill Quigley

List of political killings since coup

Chavez says students are ‘more than numbers’

Australian-Israel tensions grow at Parliament House with cancellation of friendship event...

Netanyahu would meet Assad 'any time, any place'

Hamas women rally in Gaza for West Bank shrines

Yossi Sarid / Lieberman will be remembered as a disgrace to Israel

MK: Arabic TV in Israel - an Enemy Within

Britain in law change bid after Israel warrant row

(Avigdor) Lieberman on the way out?

Mideast peace talks could begin as early as Sunday

UK mulling 'war crimes arrest' curb - Al Jazeera

How About A Real Campaign Against Abuses?

Palestinians painted as animals while Israel goes scot-free

Opposing the digital pogrom

A Debate on BDS with Omar Barghouti and Rabbi Arthur Waskow

Today in Labor History Mar 4 TJefferson: “Take not from the mouth of labor the bread it has earned.”

Union supporters fired

Gay iPhone app give proceeds to charity

Withers: NY rep accused of harassment

South Africa school shuts dorm after lesbian kiss spotted

Anti-Gay Lawmaker At Gay Club Before DUI Arrest

Anti-gay GOP CA State Senator Roy Ashburn Arrested for DUI after leaving gay club in State vehicle

John Kerry: Outdated, unnecessary ban on blood donations should be lifted

What exactly is lgbtq?

Ostrich Eggs Used in Stone Age Communication

'Extinct' frog species found again after 30 years

Cooking Potatoes in a Dormant Supervolcano

Anti-science forces are now linking global warming with evolution

NASA Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter Speeds Past Data Milestone - 100 Terabits

‘Rock-solid’ case: Asteroid killed the dinosaurs

The 'Highest' Spot on Earth?

Any good reference sites for firearms used in the Old West?

Pretty space pic- "The Cosmic Bat"

Insects are Crustaceans

Strange coincidence--Chicago crime rose after handgun ban. What will happen if the ban ends?

Exotic antimatter detected at Relativistic Heavy Ion Collider

Scientists Report Octopus Imitating Flounder in the Atlantic

The camera was still lying there from when I shot the tulip shoots this morning

Cold and deserted

Popular Science Puts Entire Scanned Archive Online, Free

The Right To Openly Carry Guns In Public Places

On the Rooftop

Did we win something?

one of my pics is a billboard

Four images from Thursday. Finally, some sun and warm weather!

Looking for a study.

Triggernometry - The "Center Mass" Myth and Ending a Gunfight

At risk of doing the backyard birds to death...

Another Innocent British Family In Despair Over Obscene British Self Defense Laws

Another Innocent British Family In Despair Over Obscene British Self Defense Laws

On Karma, by Swami Chidananda (a monk)

Powerful article posted by icymist at

Over $30 bln pumped into Russian banking system during crisis

Funny or Die's Presidential Reunion

Economic Growth.

Factory Orders Post 1.7 Percent January Rise

Is the Recovery Real?

Banks now reserve right to FORCE you to default on your card balances.

Obama calls for 'up or down vote' on health care reform

Please Help Recognize Multiple Sclerosis (MS) Awareness Week - Ask Congress link:

S.E.C. Charges Psychic With Securities Fraud

Why a salad costs more than a big mac

Need name of liver foundation/association

Breakthrough to growing unlimited amounts of adult stem cells

Gut Bacteria Cause Overeating in Mice

Is Conservative Christian Group, No Greater Joy Ministries, Pushing Parents to Beat Kids to Death?

Vatican hit by gay prostitution sex scandal reaching into Pope Benedict's household

Gastric bands may lead to depression as patients can no longer overeat: researchers

Do you believe that evil exists?

KC closing update: school board member threatens to pull his own child out of district school

Stop Vouchers in DC

Day of education protests gets under way

Teachers Feel Ignored In Education Debate

16 Finalists Announced in Phase 1 of Race to the Top Competition

"Teachers earn more than the average worker in the community where they teach!"

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