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Archives: April 22, 2010

Voters to decide whether to add 6 seats to Alaska Legislature

Sotomayor fitting in well on the liberal bloc of the court again today, despite our past worry

Your tax dollars at work: 8 arrested on various drug charges at the 420 Festival in Santa Margarita

Xpost EE: The Key to Fixing Global Warming? China (according to Energy Sec Chu)

Lol, I love republican logic and desperation

Marvin Pierce Bush

Requesting Forgiveness

You know, we're really facing some crazy junk from the tea partiers and their associates

Stop promoting HATE! (In response to the death prayer of the President) Facebook Group

Britain: Details of hundreds of students handed to CIA

Why are Christians 'pro-life' & 'pro-gun'? Aren't they keeping people from their Jesus?

C language inventor spurns Google's language exam

Reader Rants: Skept-Artist on Being a Dick

The "Go Fuck Yourself Choir"

Toyota falls to 360th from 3rd in Forbes' ranking (China, moving in the opposite direction, had 7)

Clegg's honeymoon is truly over as the Tory press reverts to type

The 3rd of every month vs the last Wednesday of every month

princeton, 1954. guess who?

princeton, 1954. guess who?

As power shortages spread, Pakistan switches off the lights

Do you think Obama should bomb and/or invade N.Korea (for its aggression against S.Korea)?

Philippine president names manicurist to key post

Wikileaks...to soon release a video of...controversial bombing...in Farah province

The automobile is a blight on my beautiful city, Chicago.

"Many Americans struggling with rising rental housing costs"

Controlling, Vindictive Jilted Boyfriend

The WHITE HOUSE Blog: The AUTO Industry A Year Later

Suspect charged in slaying of sheepdog (Update from November 2009)

Gunmen abduct 6 from hotels in northern Mexico. (Holiday Inn & another hotel)

Michael Steel Accidentally tells the truth

(NYT) Business of Green - The New Jobs in Atomic Energy

Chaos in Florida

President Obama may be visiting this area next week!

Facelifts for our founding fathers..... its on the money

Vermont bear rescued from milk can

Brazil Sex Tape Priest Luiz Marques Barbosa Under House Arrest

Tim Scafuro is missing.

Penny for your thoughts on this circulating the internet

FROOMKIN Re Wikileaks Video: "Where's The Outrage? - I want someone on Capitol Hill to give a shit"

Fresno hate radio, KMJ, spews lies about Bill Ayers, and State Depart cancels venue for Ayer's event

How many BJ's do I get for a three-surface filling?

Michael Steel: Why should an African-American vote Republican?-"You Really Don't Have A Reason To"

More weird shit from Philadelphia...

Good Earth Day TOON

Students at Warren, Michigan high school protest firing of principal

OBAMA: 'Free market was never meant to be a free license to take whatever you can-however you can'

Job Listings for both East and West Coasts

Who Let The BLUE DOGS Out?

Wholesale prices rise in March as food costs jump

We are not racists. We just speak like them. A teabagger explains.

Michelle Obama coming up...speaking on Take Your Child to Work day

Repuglican relatives visiting? Have I got a deal for you!

Making off with / continuing THE LOOT. Wall St. cartoon by Fitzsimmons

Was there an interest rate on the auto bailout received by GM et alia?

Arizona Winning ‘America’s Dumbest State’ Contest With New ‘Birther’ Legislation

Where Everybody Knows Your Name

Gay activists tell The Mouth that they plan to step up protests until they get a straight answer

the Jethro Bodine-ism of the GOP

This Little Gem Just Popped Up As A "Cut & Paste" Status Update On Facebook

Final Tribute/Eulogy - RIP to John McCain's integrity

Rep. Michael Honda Backs Afghanistan Military Withdrawal Timetable

For most of human history, most people’s everyday lives were pretty much the same

Financial Reform and Taxing Wall Street

EAST AFRICA - Green Agriculture Growing in Leaps and Bounds

Louisiana Well Blowout Forces Hundreds From Homes

Teabagging Morons with Signs: Tyranny is in the eye of the bad speller

The Afghan Conflict: A Map of Possible Scenarios (Impressive Infographic)

HAPPY EARTH DAY!

Why the sudden "bi-partisanship" from the Republicans?

Bribes for contracts would suggest the contracts cost too much.

Oh freepers, I love you

OK to require men who have unprotected sex to post million-dollar bond first

Von Maur Shooting Victim Fired By Von Maur

[Nutbag church's] abstinence campaign raising some eyebrows

So, are the Freepers taking time to piss on Gaylord Nelson's Grave today?

Can't We Just Get Rid of Arizona?

In his 1st book Michael Moore blamed Southern resurgence on...

Going to Vegas. How many chickens should I take in case I get sick?

Mother cluck. I tried buying a new car with a coop of chickens and was laughed out of the building.

Equal Pay Day 2010: Women, 78 Cents, Men, $1 (worse for women of color)

Westboro Baptist Church and the Dove World Outreach Center join forces

Does anyone recognize the hypocrisy of going after Massa, which

Does anyone recognize the hypocrisy of going after Massa, which

North Korea 'Sunk South Korean Warship', Killing 46 Sailors

Bristol Palin's testimony to nowhere...The Mudflats

Bristol Palin's testimony to nowhere...The Mudflats

Just put up the South Park Muhammad image as my facebook profile pic, in the name of free speech

Todays WaPo The fix

Who was the last president to balance the budget before Clinton?

When is or was the WH Correspondents Dinner?

When is or was the WH Correspondents Dinner?

Chicken Math

"Motorcyclist deaths drop, sour economy cited"

Alan Grayson regular Thursday gig

Michele Bachmann defends her Gangster Government© talking point

Romney endorses "Leaky Pete" Hoekstra for governor of Michigan

Cooking in Hot Greece

Gohmert leads Tea Party rally in East Texas

"We lined the border with our crappiest states"

Can any DU'er give me a "Thailand crisis for simpletons"?

Help us all: Secessionist Rick Perry to throw his hat in ring for POTUS

There is no liberal Rush Limbaugh By Joan Walsh....

Home sales rise as unemployment claims fall

God I hate our media. It's not a bailout you assholes

Born to Lose by Mark Fiore

Born to Lose by Mark Fiore

Pataki is a whore (no offense to sex industry workers intended)

Environmental groups oppose nuclear reactor design; New design flaw in AP-1000

$1,000 to sit next to Sheriff Joe Arpaio on a border bus ride

Empire Executions! What an ironic name for a Stock trading co!

Iran Plans To Produce Missile Systems Similar To Russia S-300: Official

$120 million from GM sparks hope in Detroit (Chevy Malibu / Volt will be built there)

On the Ohio Campaign Trail: Jennifer Brunner's Drive for U.S. Senate

How about requiring women who want to give birth to a child watch a video?

In Honor of Earth Day: Pete Seeger - "Garbage"

Saint John's Hospital Opens Egg Store

Does Gordon Brown look like Mr. Slave in this picture?

Who should get compensation for Volcanic ash losses?

Why do some people find comfort in thinking we're all doomed?

Hey, they held a party at taxpayer's expense- Tarp Banks Cut Lending, Raised Salaries

DOH! Prostitute in Fostoria propositions police chief

Pentagon considers disinviting Franklin Graham from the National Day of Prayer

Toon: If Goldman Sachs made cars....

Eleven workers missing after Louisiana oil rig explosion

Hey Nevada, how is the "chickens for healthcare" story playing at home?

Do you think President Obama was tough enough on Wall Street?

Somehow the US Supreme Court needs to share the blame for this latest oil disaster.

Somehow the US Supreme Court needs to share the blame for this latest oil disaster.

Why East Timor Has Declared War on Ninjas

Rubio's credit card hypocrisy: 'Examine everybody else's statements except mine'

Right Wing: "Birth control pills will give you AIDS"

Pocahontas speaks:

Will George W Bush's taxes increase when the George W Bush taxcuts expire??

For your entertainment....more Teabag Nuts

Do oil slicks tarnish white sand beaches?

Oklahoma Outrageous: This Is Simple LUNACY!

Nancy Skinner's latest blog post -- "Why I Go on Fox News"

For those who wants to send a love letter to Scott Roeder (Dr. Tiller's Killer)

United Mine Workers Endorse Mark Critz for Congress (PA 12th District)

Facebok taunt to high school pitcher "come to Peotone and be ready to be noosed in the trees"

Breaking: Terrorism Has Won-South Park Episode DELIBERATELY Censored by Comedy Central.

Live stream - British Election Debate (Foreign Affairs)

Being Pro Choice Includes Persons Who

Anyone see the PEW poll on trust in the Government?

A lightning storm close enough to hear the sizzle and smell the ozone...

Huge Protests Planned for Showdown on Wall St. and at Banks Across the U.S. to Demand Financial Refo

Every person arrested for pot, all 700,000+ each year, should request a jury

Every person arrested for pot, all 700,000+ each year, should request a jury

Michael Steele Acknowledges GOP Had “Southern Strategy” For Decades

Missing the Point: We are not trying to stop Bankers from failing

My metric for knowing when Obama is doing well and for when he is struggling...

Justin Coussoule: Campaigning To PREVENT House Speaker John Boeher

We live in a country where people like this are celebrated.

"Cluck, cluck, cluck cluck cluck."

Nevada ChickenCare Proposal Question...

Palin drops in on "Pamper Me Please" in Peoria and the ladies at the shop eat it up (pics)

This is why mankind should outlaw oil+water.

Next month marks the 50th anniversary of the birth control pill

Palin's Speaking Demands...

Buried language in Blanche Lincoln's banking legislation preserves potential for future bailouts.

Buried language in Blanche Lincoln's banking legislation preserves potential for future bailouts.

Buried language in Blanche Lincoln's banking legislation preserves potential for future bailouts.

Buried language in Blanche Lincoln's banking legislation preserves potential for future bailouts.

Buried language in Blanche Lincoln's banking legislation preserves potential for future bailouts.

Buried language in Blanche Lincoln's banking legislation preserves potential for future bailouts.

Buried language in Blanche Lincoln's banking legislation preserves potential for future bailouts.

US soldier took $1.4 million bribe from contractors

Happy Earth: imagine what these past for years would be like if Republicans had their way.

Morning Joe: A must see interview with Treasury Secretary Geithner regarding Finance Reform Bill

Who Benefits from the Government's Economic Policies?

Schumer To GOP On Financial Reform: You Lie!

Republicans Block Start of Debate on Financial Bill

Do Blacks Have a Reason to Vote GOP? Michael Steele Says No

Chickens for Checkups Facebook page...

Chickens for Checkups Facebook page...

Cow Feed May Be Causing Valley Air Problem (Calif)

Paulson -- secret meetings prior to bail-outs?

Is Jon gonna let Bernie get away with this????

With FinReg reform, it seems the Democrats have learned their lesson from HCR

Ezra Klein: Explaining FinReg: Derivatives

Bwaaaaaaaaaah hahahahahahaha Dear Sue

The dichotomy that is Glenn Beck and his followers.

Tennessee GOP State Rep.: Some People Pay For Health Care With Vegetables

The two basic rules of teabagism

Take the Texas State Board of Education Quiz

Link to Scott Roeder's Habeas Corpus Petition:

The Rude Pundit - If the Beverly Hillbillies Had Invested in a Fraudulent CDO

It's odd that Republicans aren't able to make arguments for their point of view...

What's with all the chicken references lately?

NYT Magazine piece on Politico's Mike Allen reveals Washington society at its most nauseating

Tweety has Specter on now

Mayor donates kidney to Facebook friend

This Is the Most Heartbreaking Story You Will Read Today

Toon: States

Controversy...

Our President, Democratic Leadership, and the bulk of Democratic representatives never address this

Former White House counsel representing Goldman Sachs

Quake just now in SOCAL

Sexual slavery of Afghan boys is once again a flourishing trade

Issa Admits He Has No Proof For His Conspiracy That Obama White House Is Colluding With SEC

Are Gay Rights Controversial?

Wall Street to Obama: Hands off!....spanone to wall street: fuck you

Read responses “Student loans throw us further into debt” (Daily Titan, Cal State Fullerton)

This is why we need to find a better method for funding schools

Teabaggers, this is why you are idiots

Nick Clegg Doesn't Believe in God

Theoretically I can have access to limitless amounts of capital...

Kendrick Meek will be on CNN at 7pm EDT tonight.

Economist: Anti-bank reform effort ‘kind of thing you saw in Soviet Russia’

Being Pro Life Includes Persons Who

Being Pro Life Includes Persons Who

Men accused of beating pigs to death

UC-Davis students charged with torturing hamsters

US man names Pope Benedict in Milwaukee abuse lawsuit

"Male alligators in Florida are developing micropenises"

Video: Taliban fighters swarming 'Valley of Death' base just days after U.S. troops withdraw

Roethlisberger's Nevada accuser says settlement offer is off

Got a weird email.

Goldman CEO to Perform Community Service as Treasury Secretary

Over 50 job-seekers: Do you include years on your resume?

What do ya'll think of this idea,

HCR bill lacks Third Party Review Procedure for Protecting Breast Cancer Patients:

Bwahaha...tea baggers get tickets during protest for Parking offenses!!!

"Students launch "Meet the Facts" urging fact-check of NBC's Meet the Press"

Blanche Lincoln canceled a fundraiser with Goldman Sachs?

Old Scratch, is that you?

Nevada ChickenCare Proposal is endorsed by Nevada GOP

Tom White D-Ne will he get elected to US Congress?

Hypothetical: I need emergency open heart surgery...I do not farm, I am

Onehandle - I love your signature photo

Food Inc and chicken coops

First they came for the Hispanics, but I was white,non hispanic, so I stayed silent

Schools urge parents not to take kids to work

Schools urge parents not to take kids to work

in honor of the original spirit of Earth Day - quotes from Sen. Gaylord Nelson

The new immigrants come in and build communities. Real communities

Derivatives 101: All you really need to know in plain English

ABC News has coverage of the oil rig explosion

Bisexual Softball Players Sue After 'Gay World Series' Discrimination

Belgium edges closer to veil ban

Specter was a big supporter of Palin in 2008. Who can believe that he is a true Democrat?

GOP: Put Betty Sutton 'back in the kitchen'?!

Cardinal involved in sex abuse scandal is uninvited.

Bilbray claims you can tell "illegals" by their clothing

Bernie Sanders: LEARNING FROM OTHERS' EXPERIENCE

Toyota Stalls Customer (accelerator pedal stuck on her recalled 2009 Toyota Camry)

Iranian Cleric: Promiscuous Women Cause Earthquakes

Goldman's White House connections raise eyebrows

The truth about corporations donations to politicians. inform me.

The truth about corporations donations to politicians. inform me.

The Rude One explains How Jed Clampett dealt with financial fraud.

Bring A Chicken To The Doctor Remix :-D

Man: Toyota "took off" in Port Chester lot

Is Arlen Specter a Democrat or a Republican??

Parents Not Happy With T.I. School Visit [Read for the principal's snarky response]

Prehistoric Jewelry Reveals Neanderthal Fashion Sense

Perfect graphic to sum up the Arizona anti-immigrant law.

Congressman Conyers: Say No to Secrecy for the Deficit Commission:

Morons With Signs: Teabaggers don't like being the Butt of jokes

Initial claims SURGE downwards (24K from last week)

Burqa Ban Bust As Belgium Buckles.*

Michael Moore on Countdown.... The Child Is Scolding....

Today on financial reform: OBAMA! OBAMA! He hit a 3, won the Masters and scored the winning TD!

Today on financial reform: OBAMA! OBAMA! He hit a 3, won the Masters and scored the winning TD!

How come these bastards always get off so easily?

New Christian Right Says It Owns Both Rep & Dem Candidates for Hawaii Gov.

Right wingers scream about losing liberty yet are ALWAYS in favor of the most invasive government

On racism, being non-judgemental, and other wtf's

Michael Moore is on KO with

WI bill targeting businesses that hire illegal immigrants fails to pass

Scott Roeder: "Waah! People in prison are treating me like I'm some sort of murderer or something."

I was at work and kid's ballet- Missed the entire day of wall-to-wall MSM Earth Day coverage

What do you think about corporate donations?

DU Blackberry Apps

In honor of Earth Day, a 2003 article by Robert F. Kennedy, Jr.

Hey - Pastor Fred Phelps is coming to Atlanta

Any rumors regarding an extension on the $8,000.00 real estate tax credit?

If you're in favor of ending the "Gun Show Loophole" . . . .

Vacationing a human right, EU chief says

Quick_Rant

HaHaHa the Democratic party Press Conference today

Huge Protests Planned for Showdown on Wall St. and at Banks Across the U.S. to Demand Financial Refo

German troops in Afghanistan call on Angela Merkel to explain why they're at war

Just saw a GM commercial where the exec says: "we have repaid our gov. loan in full, with interest

Freeper: Obama is the tool of Satan

Center City race has candidate 'outed' as straight

OK if we have to barter for services, what do we do until the crops come in?

UNR grad Alicia Parlette, who chronicled her struggle with cancer, dies

White Supremacist Richard Barrett murdered

The deal is

It is time to get rid of salaries and pensions for "public servants" ie congress critters

You can thank President Obama for the SEC going after Goldman Sachs

Creating Jobs In Afghanistan....

President Obama picks a new messenger for health care law

What's your thoughts on couples with a stay-at-home partner?

EPIC/MRA poll: Michigan voters prefer TAX HIKE to cuts in education ... by a WIDE margin

A literally sickening pattern

Keep a close eye on New York Times writer David M. Herszenhorn's articles

Chicken shit makes great fertilizer.

I had a couple of chicken legs for dinner tonight

This would be a really great Country if it weren't for Republicans

Meanwhile, in Somalia....

N.J. watchdog group recommends stricter pay-to-play laws, disclosure of public contracts

The 'natural born citizen' question. Let's say our President wasn't born on American soil.

Today was the day that shook us to the core.

I have to go to the Drs. tomorrow how many chickens do

Unwelcome neighbor problem at Dallas site for Bush presidential library involves feral cats

How You Can Defend Goldman Sachs?

Can I get PayPal to send Skinner a chicken each month for my monthly DU contribution?

Hannity & Haney? Yes!

Pets, parks, Internet - Known Ecological Hazards

April 22, 1993: Mosaic Browser Lights Up Web

Jon Stewart To "Anyone Who Would Threaten Death To Another In the Name Of Religion"

palin, bachmann, chicken lady, incredibly stupid. embarrassment for women. pelosi, boxer, clinton,

Cry Baby Roeder filed a petition complaining of his treatment in prison. Not even a month in.

Cry Baby Roeder filed a petition complaining of his treatment in prison. Not even a month in.

Is Lindsey Grahm a broodhen or a gamecock?

I Bet Republicans and Bluedogs Will Oppose Financial Reform Based On Abortion

Senators Brown, Kaufman Introduce 'Too Big To Fail' Amendment

Mandatory Thursday Malloy Truthseekers check in!!

Should the Hitler Downfall Meme be protected as Fair Use?

LA house approves bill banning insurance companies from paying for elective abortions

Something I've just noticed

Let's do The Chicken Dance.

Matt and Trey release Press Statement

Where are we??

Where are we??

Jon Stewart to Revolutionary Muslim: "Go fuck yourselves"

I'm going to see my doctor next week. How many Chickens

Alito's America - to the right of Scalia, Thomas, and Roberts

If you know a Republican doctor, do a drive by chicken drop

Do you think some youth are more selfish and emotionless today?

Do you think some youth are more selfish and emotionless today?

What does the GOP want???

WellPoint Routinely Targets Breast Cancer Patients

SEC staffers watched porn as economy crashed

Asshole of the Year.. I nominate this guy

If a chicken needs healthcare, does he bring eggs to the vet or a human?

This is Alabama. We speak english.

"Dog leads Alaska State Trooper to fire"

You know, the one thing I've noticed about cop reality shows...

Merkel: Leaving Afghanistan Could Spark 2nd 9/11

Larisa Alexandrovna's mother is ill

US annual health care costs in chicken terms

Lowden needs donations if she's to oust Reid.. People need to support her

Let's play "Laugh at the loser Obama-hating fundie"

There is something fundamentally wrong with this MSNBC segment

Tokophobia - Phobia That I Had Never Heard Of....

Why not a National Lottery? It would be voluntary not a "tax" and

Dr. Margaret Flowers: 'Frontline' Fronts for Corporations, Not the Public

Please add me to the list of newly employed DUers.

I have to aplogize to the DU Community...

Next time you see a Birther/'Bagger protest, do me a favor.

Dhimmitude, an email I received today

Kansas school cutting Driver's Education program

Withholding evidence case in Seattle

This is great, "What's he doing to help tigers?"

You CANNOT pay a doctor in fruit...

Serious question: How many of you young working people-around 30 or so-

The GOP prepares its new healthcare plan:

Bush Adm. “Knowingly” Imprisoned Innocents and not a Single Report from the US MSM

Do you ever get the feeling that you are being played for a fool?

"You cannot have a rational discussion with a man who prefers shooting you over..."

Sarah Palin's Cat

Bird Flu Epidemic Traced To Chickens In Dr's Waiting Room

Cow

Chicken came home to roost for GOP candidate Lowden

The Democrats are kicking ass and taking names.

Wow-the prophet Muhammad looks quite a bit like Jesus

SPLC in the sights of the Religious Right

Morales: 'The Central Enemy of Mother Earth is Capitalism'

I just woke from the craziest dream ever. It was really nuts.

VIDEO: That Douchebag Fox News Ambusher Jason Mattera...

So, you might have heard that Scott Roeder *really* doesn't like prison...

Study: Better teachers help children read faster

Why isn't Puerto Rico a state? I've always wondered that.

Ron Paul says, Anyone can be elected President

How do you pay your doctor?

Pro-life group at the college my son attends.

Is there any Dem equivilant to the Tea Party?

Chicken Sue blames Harry Reid for making her look like an idiot

Chicken Sue blames Harry Reid for making her look like an idiot

Chicken Sue blames Harry Reid for making her look like an idiot

Internet Ruins Racist Pickup Truck's Fun

"What's your favorite war?"

The Middle Class Game Is Up: We're Heading to a Slave Labor Planet

What is the best security feature of the new $100 bill?

Red State Road Trip

What's YOUR defn of pro-choice, pro-life?

Raising Arizona: "Now you take that diaper off your head and you put it back on your sister!"

High school students stuck in Paris rack of $50K bill, mostly on choir directors credit card

May I request a channel change?

Health Care bill Shockingly similar to 1993 Republican bill cosponsored by Ted Stevens!

British Family request not to be served by Ritz Carlton's “people of color” or staff with accents

AZ's Troll Lord Russell Pearce attacks Cardinal Mahony for criticism

Top Economists Send Letter To Senate Leaders Saying Proposed Legislation Won't Stop A Future Crisis

Stunningly beautiful child.

Let's call it by its real name: Anti-choice. It's not pro-life

Bird Shits on Former Fox News Anchor's Face

Climate-change scientist sues right-wing Canadian newspaper

German families look to US for asylum (to home-school their children)

German families look to US for asylum (to home-school their children)

Are liberals "handicapped" by logic?

SEC and Pornography: Workers Spent Hours on Porn Sites Instead of Stopping Fraud

Cheney: Telling Leahy to ‘f*ck’ himself was ‘sort of the best thing I ever did.’

Oil rig spilling 13,000 gallons per hour...

Dear Scott Roeder

The McSame Legacy...

This scares the shit out of me

Someone Must Have Been Telling Lies About Joseph K

Only a fucking Teabagger can go from bashing banksters to protecting banksters.

Tennessee GOP State Rep.: Some People Pay For Health Care With Vegetables

U.C. Berkeley School of Law activist stocks campus bathrooms with "John Yoo Torture Toilet Paper"

Teabaggies too dim to figure out what to think about financial reform

Employee sues Ritz-Carlton over 'no colored waiter' request

I was laughing so hard today I had to make this Bumpersticker

K&R if you are going to stand with the Democrats against the Tea Party movement in 2010!

1/2% interest on savings....

Sacramento may pay Teach for America 2.7 million to bring them to their city..

5 Major Wall St. Problems the Current Bill Won't Fix:

Teen in NY runs down eldery woman, says she didn't feel as bad since she was old

Spycam School's Insurance Company To School: Go Fuck Yourself....

BEAKING! World Faces Grave Chicken Shortage! Chicken Rationing Certain To Follow!

I never realized Michelle Bernard was such a fucking idiot

The chicken jokes are hurting my feelings.

Do chickens have to be alive to be valid payment? Or can we use road kill cash?

UK Elections: Rupert Murdoch won't decide this election.

UK Elections: Rupert Murdoch won't decide this election.

Liberalism once meant limited government & liberty of individuals. What does it mean to you today? n

Republicans lose control of the 2nd US Circuit Court of Appeals as the Senate confirms Denny Chin

What do you think prison should be like for people? Painful, scary, simple incarceration, etc?

Those Who Destroyed Our Economy Will Pay Zero in Taxes - and Get $33 Billion in Refunds

Gay rights are not "controversial"

Financial Times: Are policymakers, economists and peak oilists starting to speak the same language?

Duped? POTUS said people were duped re derivatives

An arrest has been made in the murder of white supremacist Richard Barrett.

California voters say "Light 'em if ya got 'em"

Nutty conspiracy theories bridge far left and far right...

Mysterious X-37B unmanned space shuttle launched by U.S. ... and they won't say what it's for Read

Robert Baer: CIA sources say the interrogation tapes' images were "horrific"

Just saw a pro-life ad on television that I had no problem with

The Obama mortgage flim-flam: another stealth bailout for bankers.

Who do you consider to be "NATIONAL TREASURES'?

Remember Constance McMillen? The lesbian who was denied prom.

I love George Carlin. Save the Planet

ADVOCATE: White House shut down DADT repeal in February at secret meeting

Did the President lie about DADT in his State of the Union?

•••• World & US come to an end - anti-Democratic tsunami predicted for November ••••

would you vote for obama again?

Oil rig has sunk. More oil than the ExxonValdez, Is the Obama offshore expansion still fabulous?

IPad Helps 99-Year-Old Rediscover Reading

Sen. Levin says White House and DOD don't want him to act on DADT this year

Boy did Obama really step in it...

#nickcleggsfault hashtag on Twitter (UK election and the RW media)

OH-13: Ohio Republicans want women "back in the kitchen"

We're in a National Crisis, and No National Leader will Admit It. This is not going to go away.

Sinep

For those who play Zynga games on Facebook...

Was South Park YANKED?

A fractal self portrait (hi-res pic)

Cats + laser pointers

Donate to Lowden's campaign

Watched Tuesday's Daily Show last night.

I just watched the movie City Of Ember.

I just have one thing to say...

Anyone ever wonder about the expression- stick in the mud

Anyone see the movie "Moon"? What did you think of it?

The Rock Pantheon

Worker punched after confronting man about odor

Live Long and Prosper, Leonard Nimoy. (Spock is retiring!)

Head On...

Burro is to burrito as Chuggo is to chugito

I'm going through burrito insertion

I'm going through burro withdrawal

I just withdrew a burrito from my burro

Is this Chuggo?

What's with all the chicken threads in GD?

"Cluck, cluck, cluck cluck cluck."

Nevada ChickenCare Proposal Question...

Did South Park episode 201 air tonight?

Vanessa Hudgens of "High School Musical" to play Spider-Woman?

Peter Frampton, Jack Bruce, Ringo Starr & Gary Brooker

It's good to be back

STOP THE COINAGE!

Are certain novels sacred from being filmed?

If insurance also accepted the barter principal for health , I wonder what my co-pay would look like

I have but one thing to say

Is Facebook down for everyone or just me?

OK, bird experts...help me identify a bird call

I absolutely HATE Google

How to name a volcano

Grill, baby, grill

In honor of Earth Day, name a song related to taking care of our planet

A sing-along for the Lounge, with Eliza Geirsdottir Newman!

The weather here in Fargo has been so nice that it's starting to scare me.

Crap, it's 9:00 already. Crap, it's the 22nd already. Crap, it's April already.

Rachel's shoes are illegal-ish.(and darn cute!)

Overtime tonight. Pittsburg Penguins vs. the Ottawa SENATORS!! If the sens loose

Phoenix solution to the Arizona immigration bill found!

The yellow pear tomatoes are ripe!

Today was the day that shook us to the core.

This webpage is strangely addicting.

textsfromlastnight.com

Unintentionally perverted toys for kids

Follow up on my high (7) PSA.

I have 3 movies to rec on Netflix, watched them today on instant view.

77 Sensationally Staged Scenes (photo contest)

Is Ron Artest trying to get in touch

What's your guilty

Trash being dumped in my yard weekly

In case you'd ever wondered how DU worked

Just installed Scentsy and I can smell it from here.

For Earth Day: Post a pic of your environment

My dad collapsed and died this morning while waiting for surgery. I don't

Ah, to be in Pittsburgh!

I Wish The UNREC Button Required Some Explanation...

STOP THE CLEAVAGE!

Generic chicken thread with bizarre subtexts and obscure allusions

If Pokemon were real, which one would you most want as a pet?

Questions about bar mitzvahs from a shiksa

GPS owners. A few questions

Are Threads About Chickens Still Lockable?

Everyone needs to see the movie "Food Inc."

Thank you all so much. I just got home from seeing my dad for the last time and trying

Archie comics is going to have a gay character!

Yesterday, I stopped the microwave oven WITH ONLY TWO SECONDS LEFT!1!!

"The first rule of Tautology Club is the first rule of Tautology Club"

Any suggestions for a redesigned DIME? It's due.

"American Dream" - Rebecca Foust

I'm going to be in San Francisco for a few days in late May and Savannah, GA in late June

Do you keep a history of the threads that you have rec'd?

Anyone just watch the Project Runway finale? **(POSSIBLE SPOILERS INSIDE!)**

How much did you have to pay in tutition when you graduated college, and how much is it now?

Songs with body parts in the title

wwwwaaaaaaahhhhh

Draft Picks

Good chess puzzle today

I think we have beaten the chicken jokes to death. Good lord !

Greek Workers to Strike Today as Papandreou Faces Bond Rout

US soldier took $1.4 million bribe from contractors

A North-South Pact to Resolve Water, Sanitation Crisis

Decrying U.S. ‘Threats,’ Iran to Launch War Games

Gunmen abduct 6 from hotels in northern Mexico

Former McDonnell brother-in-law addresses gay-rights rally

Vermont bear rescued from milk can

Zimbabwe leaders split over visit of Iran's Ahmadinejad

Netanyahu tells US: We won't stop east Jerusalem settlement building

Taleban defectors 'are rejoining insurgency'

New bishop (Promoted to lead diocese) once blamed devil for abuse lawsuits

NATO Apologizes for Killing Unarmed Afghans in Car

Unwelcome neighbor problem at Dallas site for Bush presidential library involves feral cats

NRA gun-safety program for Va. grade schools criticized

Pakistan holding thousands in indefinite detention, officials say

Obama Under Fire To Act On Immigration

11 are missing after blast in Gulf of Mexico

11 are missing after blast in Gulf of Mexico

Earth Day Climate Rally on the Mall, April 25

Mexico City offers bikes in its clean air campaign

Europe air flights back to '100 percent'

(Calif.) Assembly approves Maldonado (R) for lieutenant governor

Pope accepts resignation of third Irish bishop

Judge orders unprecedented joint trial for 20 Paquette (Church) sexual abuse cases

Your ancestry

Americans show preference for U.S.-made cars, poll finds

ACTA treaty aims to deputize ISPs on copyrights

Kal Penn robbed at gunpoint in DC

Wholesale prices rise in March as food costs jump

Moody's lowers Toyota credit rating over profit concerns

(Steny) Hoyer says he regrets using "un-American" in health care op-ed

Army disinvites Franklin Graham to Prayer Day

Banks May Not Be Lending, But They Are Buying Treasurys

STOCK MARKET WATCH, Thursday April 22

Blackwater executive blames feds (Says CIA Approved Weapons)

Belgium to debate ban on Islamic veils such as burqa

Blagojevich Judge Calls Emergency Meeting

Jim Greer charged big on Florida GOP credit card

Burning rig sinks in Gulf of Mexico

Greek debt crisis gets worse as EU revises figures

Cheney Backs Rubio: He’ll Block Obama From “Restructuring Foundation Of Our Freedoms”

Senate scrambles to unite on finance reform bill

Goldman Sachs may not be the only firm in SEC cross hairs

Barter Protest At Sue Lowden's Headquarters

(Uganda) Govt softens anti-homosexuality Bill

Major rating agency downgrades Greek debt; warns of possible further downgrade

Identified by DNA, soldier laid to rest 94 years after death

Dems accuse GOP of 'lies' on bill

Scott Roeder: Abortion Doctor's Killer Complains Of Treatment In Prison, Files For Early Release

Early Afghan pullout would be worse than 9/11: Merkel

The son of evangelist Billy Graham is removed as speaker at Pentagon event due to remarks on Islam

Blagojevich Defense Team Moves to Subpoena Obama

Republicans Block Start of Debate on Financial Bill

GOP Senate hopeful in Fla. is the Teflon candidate

Hundreds of Orange County teachers strike over pay and benefits cuts

Blackwater executive blames feds

Air Marshal Accused of Rape at Gunpoint

Exclusive: WellPoint routinely targets breast cancer patients

Internal RNC probe finds financial controls in disarray

GOP leaders renew attacks on White House over auto industry rescue

Goldman CEO Blankfein feels that ‘government is out to kill them.’

Federal Reserve Made $47.4 Billion in 2009

4M Estimated to Pay Health Care Penalty in 2016

Navy Seal Cleared By Jury In Iraqi Prisoner Beating Case

GA Legislators try to join the AZ birther brigade

Tea Party Holds Rally to Keep Corker from Bending on Financial Reform

Investigators say St. Paul Toyota had its brakes on (sent him to jail for eight years)

Potentially deadly fungus spreading in U.S. and Canada

'South Park' producers say network cut fear speech

Media flipped key findings of (Pot) legalization poll-Actually Shows Majority Support For Reforms

Bush Still Gets More Blame for Economy Than Obama (Gallup Poll)

Presidential wAVe...

Another Conspiracy Theory Bites The Dust

Asshole rightwinger has it in for Big Ed

Senate Dems assert themselves as governing party, work around Republicans filibusters on wide front

Fighting "too big to fail" is kind of simplistic

** Heads Up: FLOTUS and Bo Discuss "Take your Child to Work Day" Live! **

Obama's 5 Point Plan for Wall Street Reform (plus excerpts)

NYT: Both White House and R's oppose requiring big banks to spin off their derivatives trading

Employee sues Ritz-Carlton over 'no colored waiter' request

POTUS: "Free market was never meant to be a free license to take whatever you can get..."

Just Doing My Job

Cheney Backs Rubio: He’ll Block Obama From “Restructuring Foundation Of Our Freedoms”

Bush Still Gets More Blame for Economy Than Obama

"Schumer To GOP On Financial Reform: You Lie!"

President Obama Heads to Asheville, North Carolina for All-American Vacation

FDR comments on the banks in 1936

Joe Conason: The World Prefers Obama’s America

I'd like to dedicate this to Weird-ass Chicken Lady from Nevada

Wellpoint Lobbyists Axed Key Protections for Breast Cancer Patients From Health Care Bill

Goldman's White House Connections Raise Eyebrows

Campbell, Whitman hold wide leads in Republican primary races

Gingrich: Tea Parties are ‘likely to end up as the militant wing of the Republican Party.’

What's up with Brownback? Nuthin'....and that's the problem

McCollum backs Rybak for governor

"SEIU: President Obama Aggressively Challenges Wall Street to Stand With America's Families"

KS-03: Jordan Drops Out

Congress May Allow Private Student Loans to Be Shed in Bankruptcy

Lafayette businessman Mike Spears begins campaign for U.S. Senate

4M Estimated to Pay Health Care Penalty in 2016 (CBS News)

"Blago Asks to Subpoena the President"

"President Obama in New York, on a roll"

"Existing home sales rise 6.8% in March"

**** Heads Up: POTUS Addresses Wall Street Reform, Live! (11:55am EDT) ****

Hostettler Disappoints With Poor 1st Q Fundraising Showing

Norton Shakes Up Struggling Campaign

Republicans block debate on financial regulations bill. So much for "moving forward" in a

Peter Orszag leaving??

Republicans are uncertain as to whether opposition to a Democratic idea is in their best interest.

Presidential Invitation

Fowl Math For A Chicken-Based Health Care Economy

Cheney: Cursing at Leahy 'sort of the best thing I ever did'

Nate Silver: "GOP close to maxing out gains." (in Congressional take-over momentum)

Fed makes big profit from bailout...

"Reid: 'Games Of Stalling Are Over' -- Vote By Monday At Latest"

Photos: "Heel!" (The Obama Presidency, Day 458)

2010 Census response rate surprisingly close to 2000 rate

"Dodd to tweak Wall St. reform bill."

DSCC Digging Through Rossi Records

Couldn't Obama ignore any law that Arizona passes?

Kerry: 2010 is 'last, best' shot at climate

Tell your senators to support the Brown-Kaufman SAFE Banking Act to cap size, leverage of big banks

Tell your senators to support the Brown-Kaufman SAFE Banking Act to cap size, leverage of big banks

Army Files Charges against Military Birther

I have to say this, we gays made what happened during this administration for gays possible

FL GOP Prepares For Crist Indie Bid

Any True Blood fans here

What is this about?

Chris Hedges on Poverty and the Permanent Lower Class

Fox News: Megyn Kelly and Monica Crowley probe the subtle nuances of Geico-Gate

Anderson Cooper confronts Cecil Ash (R-AZ) regarding AZ law, Obama's bc, being a foreigner, etc.

Roland Martin Corrects False Equivalence Meme Spreader John Avalon: Birthers ARE Stupid!

Thom Hartmann - You've got to be Kidding....Bartering Chickens for Healthcare??

A busy mom has no time to play some kinda political power struggle games and be into titles...

Octopus Steals Video While It Is Still Filming

A BIRTHER Platonic Dialogue

Thom Hartmann - What does outing Senator Lindsey Graham have to do with immigration reform?

DADT Protest Chased Away From White House

John Yoo TORTURE Toilet Paper Action at UC Berkeley Law School

Rep. Kyrsten Sinema EXPLAINS Her Opposition To Republicans' BIRTHER BILL' On House Floor

George W. Bush, Internet Activist

Bipartisan Senate Deal Near On Financial Regulation

Euro on way to a crash?

Mr.Jensen

delete dupe

Jesse Ventura really has lost his mind...think 9/11 was an inside job now?!

Goldman and the direction of the US economy

Brian Bilbray, GOP Rep., Claims Clothes Identify Illegal Immigrants

President Obama Tells Wall Street to Back Reform

99 year-old loves her first computer -- an iPad

Credit card scandal rocks Rubio FLGOP

Nancy Skinner confronts "an environmentalist" climate denier on Fox Business

President Obama on 40th Anniversary of Earth Day

Sanders Passes Budget Amendment for Tax Fairness

Oil rig sinks, environment threatened

WORK FREE

Nancy Skinner on O'Reilly talking Jon Stewart vs. Fox News

Sen. Franken Questions How School Environments Impact LGBT Students

Midweek Politics: Host Compares Timothy McVeigh to Teabaggers

Young Turks: Crazy 'I Object' Video

BANK LOBBYISTS Huddle For Another SECRET Meeting With GOP Senators

THIS is how Democrats will gain Senate seats

TYT Reaction: Geico VO Actor Fired For Bashing Tea Party

Mike Malloy - We Don´t Want Your Guns...We Want Your Women

Rachel Maddow's take on Chicken Sue

Countdown: Jon Stewart Fires Back At Faux & Goldberg With A Gospel Version Of "Go Fuck Yourselves!"

TYT: Cenk Debates Libertarian/Tea Party Leader Wayne Allen Root

Anderson Cooper OWNS Birther-RepubliKlan Rep. Cecil Ash Over Arizona's "Birth Certificate Bill"

Paul Krugman: Stop Stop Too Big To Fail

Joe Conason: The World Prefers Obama’s America

Wall Street On Trial (Gene Lyons)

The Obama administration's righteous stance against indefinite detention

Jim Hightower: The Screwed-Up Airlines Are Proof That 'Free Enterprise' Is Bogus Corporate PR

Po' Boy Blues--A true story of New Orleans

In Coal County, a Culture of Fear-Massey Intimidates Workers, Families Into Silence

The Shady Underside of U.S. Military Ops In the Afghan Region

The Middle Class Game Is Up: We're Heading to a Slave Labor Planet

I regret that I have only one lawyer to give to my country, says General Wesley Clark.

Wellpoint Lobbyists Axed Key Protections for Breast Cancer Patients From Health Care Bill

Kandahar Cluster**** Watch Pt. 2: military intervention...inflame Afghan public opinion against NATO

The Myth of Small Government

Geico voice fires back

WellPoint routinely targets breast cancer patients. This is who Tea Party trusts to manage

Where Everybody Knows Your Name

'Soul Of A Citizen': Jesus And Climate Change -- The Journey Of Evangelical Leader Rich Cizik

Sue Lowden's Chicken-Bartering Health Plan Endorsed by Theodoric of York

US military jets to test biofuels on Earth Day

Senate Majority leader Harry Reid is an American hero

Mind-numbing Cypress Times (TX) OpEd: "Sarah Palin, Ready To Lead The Nation"

Food Inc - Independent Lens on PBS. Great documentary

Goldman's White House Connections Raise Eyebrows

Medical Marijuana and the Law (New Eng Jour Med)

1,500 lobbyists swarmed the Agriculture Committee to try to stop tougher derivatives regulation

actor who provides voice for Geico's Gecko fired for criticising Tea Party

The Bush Restoration Project

Health Care Bill Does Not Fix Health Care System

The Coffee Party Heats Up

"Hawk watchers marvel at influx of hundreds at Gunsight Pass"

Drumbeat: April 22, 2010

Obama's green agenda under attack from group linked to chemical industry (Solvay chemicals)

Global biofuel drive raises risk of eviction for African farmers

Green Agriculture Growing in Leaps and Bounds (in East Africa)

Renewables out of the bottle -- it is time for a little satori in renewable energy

Global Temperatures Push March 2010 to Hottest March on Record

Is Fixing Zoning Laws Part of the Solution?

Green investments spur growth, emissions cuts (according to two federal government reports)

New solar concentrator design - Cheaper solar concentrator with fewer photovoltaic cells

42% Efficiency in Internal Combustion Engines using neat alcohol - EPA (2003)

Sec. of Energy Chu on China

Climate change = more violence?

Happy Earth Day!

Dead cat walking: As Florida panther habitat shrinks, extinction fears rise

In honor of Earth Day - When wind power went head to head with coal and won. As told by NYT

Denis Hayes: Earth Day and new nuclear reactors don’t mix - Let’s not be duped again.

'Paltry' Copenhagen carbon pledges point to 3C world

China to Build 28 More Nuclear Power Reactors by 2020

'Planet or death!' Morales tells summit capitalism is biggest enemy of Earth

The Japan Times: Going Green With Nuclear Power

U.S. electricity demand fell 4.2 percent last year, the largest drop in 60 years

Independent review challenges safety of new nuclear plant design

“Re-Greening” the Sahel Through Farmer-Managed Natural Regeneration

Tigers score 2 in ninth, edge Fallen Angels, 4-3

Gloat-Free Baseball Scores (Wednesday, April 21)

NFL Pro Bowl appearances by high draft picks, team totals, 1997-2007

Quite a night in Boston

Hicks Up To His Old Tricks

Yankees turn a triple play, but Oakland still beats C.C. Sabathia, 4-2

Honestly--- I can't see Tebow making it as an NFL QB.

WILL THE STEELERS TRADE ROETHLISBERGER FOR DRAFT PICK(S)?

MadinMaryland. Don't look at this! >>

Dhani Jones will tackle duathlon during weekend visit to Richmond

NCAA on Verge of 68-team Men's Basketball Tournament, Every Game to Air Live on TV

Lately there's been a whole bunch of Animosity in the Sports forum---

Where is everyone??

I think this guy was out anyway. Video link >>

An interesting factoid to come out of the Pirates loss this afternoon...

Re: NFL draft. How 'bout them Sooners. nt

TEBOW IS A FUCKING BRONCO!!1!!

Saint Timmy to Broncos!

2010 NFL Draft Thread

Celtic-ManU to play in Toronto in July. Celtic and Rangers in Boston???

Conference Expansion Comments of the day: Terrapins to the Big East??

HONDURAS DEPLOYS TROOPS AGAINST LANDLESS FARMERS - Video

DAS wiretapped European Parliament

president cancels trip after attack

HONDURAS DEPLOYS TROOPS AGAINST LANDLESS FARMERS - Video

Paraguay president wants military rule in north

China Offers Largest Credit to Venezuela

James Suggett takes on the New York Slimes's 'Judith Miller' for Venezuela, Simon Romero!

Norway's Oil/Gas Survey for Honduras Report

Venezuela, Broke?

Ex-general: Cubans involved in Chavez's military

Crime specialist says that Venezuela is the most violent country in the hemisphere

Another Silva: A celebrated environmentalist pitches for the presidency

The US threat to Latin America

USW: Often It’s Production Or Profit Over Safety In The Oil Sector

Teamster Trash Haulers Go On Strike In Seattle

Today in Labor History Apr 22 Death of Ida Mae Stull the country’s first woman coal miner & more

Deal Reached That Averts a Walkout by Doormen

Ex- McDonnell in-law speaks for gay rights

WH Deputy Chief of Staff Messina shut down DADT repeal in February at secret mtg

question about my friend

Bisexual men sue gay group, claim bias

Teenage Girls Try to Push Lesbian Peer Off Cliff to Her Death

"Pass the Employment Non-Discrimination Act NOW!"

U.S.: Failure in Israeli Palestinian talks strengthening Iran

Indyk: If Israel manages alone, it can decide alone

Israel to US: No building halt in east Jerusalem

Netanyahu tells US: We won't stop east Jerusalem settlement building

Rightists: Burn Effigies Of Obama

Goldstone rebukes rabbi on bar mitzvah

Israel deports West Bank prisoner to Gaza: Palestinians

Hamas is accused of being moderate

Netanyahu ready to agree to Palestinian state within temporary borders

Poll: Obama gets thumbs down on Israel

Israeli military dubs settler clash 'intolerable'

Obama offered Netanyahu a gentlemen's agreement on Jerusalem

Gil Scott-Heron: don't go to the moon

New York Airport 'Blind' to El Al Racial Profiling

How To Beat Back Israel Divestment Bill: Get Organized

NRA gun-safety program for Va. grade schools criticized

Looks like the Pink Pistols better stay away from the teabggers...

I just received this email from the Washington Times!!!!

The Founding Fathers Speak on Firearms

If you're in favor of ending the "Gun Show Loophole" . . . .

Hey guys!

Magnolia Budding... spring at last!

77 Sensationally Staged Scenes

Random Wildflowers (pic heavy)

If I ever again win a contest

USS Cairo, Ironclad

Another baseball picture

If you own/could own one Canon IS (Image Stabilization) lens, which one would it be?

interloper

Jesuitical vs. Talmudic - Making arguments, splitting hairs

Nasa's Solar Dynamics Observatory returns first images

Story Musgrave on Humans vs Robots

Bizarre Matter Could Find Use in Quantum Computers

Satellites to issue speeding tickets from space

This website will self-destruct...

Sperm Recognize "Brothers," Team Up for Speed

Super Slow Motion Footage of the Apollo 11 Saturn V Launch

Happy Earth Day 2010! Much love and light to our beloved mother!

Lighter fare: Natural deodorants that work.

Archie Comics Welcomes a Gay to Riverdale

Happy Earth Day!

Army considers having Evangelist and bigot Franklin Graham speak

Privileged communications

Brain shuts off in response to healer's prayer

The 7 Craziest Things Blamed on Homosexuals

Naps boost memory, but only if you dream

GS Abacus CDO deal ... A Thought Experiment

Jump in food prices boosts wholesale inflation

Crude Declines on Cushing Oil Glut

...in the bizzare world of republicans...Crist is the bad guy on education

...race to the bottom

Capistrano School Teachers On Strike Over Pay Cut

Bill Gates talks philanthropy, science, child rearing at Stanford

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