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Archives: April 27, 2010

"Mike Huckabee Compares Same-Sex Adoption To Experimentation: 'Children Are Not Puppies' "

PG&E admits tens of thousands of problems with new SmartMeters

Robot subs trying to stop oil leak deep below Gulf of Mexico

Body's Response to Repetitive Laughter Is Similar to the Effect of Repetitive Exercise, Study Finds

Boycotts can bring progressive change, please AZ DU'ers..

A little gadfly action for AZ

Financial Reform - Kill The Bill 2 - U.S. Chamber of Commerce Urges "No" Vote

Famous Italo-African Americans

Does Anybody Know What % Of White Arizonans Support Their State's Jim Crow Law?

shefiff joe is a f------ liar.

Hey Arizona!

Rep. Pelosi - Bring ENDA to the U.S. House Floor for a Vote ( petition)

Pittsburgh area employment picture brightens

Anagrams for the California Governor's Race

What is a fireman????

This unspoken Republican TAX on almost every American has taken it's toll on our nation.

Report: Immigration Reform Would Boost Economy

Ugly story about Church politics..and future pope

duplicate...sorry..please delete..

Exploding Rig’s Operator Has History of Safety Violations

William Ayers Stirs up Controversy in Fresno

Do Mormons Have a Problem With Tolerance?

Comedy Central is starting to look extremely cowardly

Does anyone know if the committee hearing with Blanfein's testimony will be

You want to harass some really dangerous people?

Something in the Air

WI Senate Refuses Vote on Penalizing Biz That Hire Illegal Immigrants

U.S. Supreme Court to hear arguments in Monsanto case Tuesday

U.S. Supreme Court to hear arguments in Monsanto case Tuesday

The Q2 Fleeceafreep is in full swing....

Ford earnings up, govt to sell off part of Citigroup stake for 50 percent return

'Rude Man' Beaten, Pelted With Pasta (for not holding door open for women)

US 'to transfer Bagram detainees'

By writing off blacks and latinos, the GOP should just rename themselves the Tighty Whitey party

Amazing photos of Eyjafjallajokull (The Volcano)

BNP manifesto seeks more than votes; keen to turn voters into supporters of a racially 'pure'

Damn that Stephen Hawking!

VIDEO - John Stewart calls Arizona "the meth lab of democracy"

Great News! RNC and NRCC Join Forces For New Midterm Fundraising Operation

Will Pelosi and Reid have the guts to do the following:

Why Has Mac D’Alessandro Decided To Run A Primary Challenge Against Stephen Lynch (D-MA)?

Blue Gal's Palin-Bachmann "Thelma & Louise" poster: "like driving your country's brain off a cliff"

Big Oil Fought Off New Safety Rules Before Rig Explosion

Does anyone ever notice that RW-nutjobs seem to post a lot of comments for online newspaper articles

Patriotism, hard work, faith, principles: Four more reasons to vote Dem

Patriotism, hard work, faith, principles: Four more reasons to vote Dem

'Think before you print' messages are 'just bull,' CEO of paper company says

Drudge whines in fear

Federal agency to review Toyota crash (4 died in Columbus Day 09 accident on N.H. road)

Everybody step back take a breath, We will defeat this law in AZ

Re: Conspiracy Theories

TN Review of voter rolls prompts outcry

Betty White on SNL:

Rachel Maddow on ReTHUG filibusters - when will M$Greedia

Rachel Maddow on ReTHUG filibusters - when will M$Greedia

If Lincoln had given the Gettysburg Address in 2010..

I was in chat the last couple of days and I noticed something about the freepers

Class-action suit could mean money for your lawn mower

Kentucky Derby: Ready or not, horses fill up field

Do we want a national ID (citizenship) card or not?

Need Help with Email

Gah! Tim LaHaye's 'new' 'improved' more apocalyptic apocalypse book series.

PowerPoint slide of American military strategy in Afghanistan.

What is the argument against reinstating Glass-Steagall?

Maybe now that you know me I should introduce myself.

Where are the Repubs??

Home prices show 1st annual gain in 3 years

Lieberman is more reliable on the president's agenda than Ben Nelson

Lieberman is more reliable on the president's agenda than Ben Nelson

Lieberman is more reliable on the president's agenda than Ben Nelson

Lieberman is more reliable on the president's agenda than Ben Nelson

U.S. Supreme Court to hear case involving Elyria woman who reported sexual assault in prison

Tweety makes me want to puke!

"little red books" kelly Tsai

Mexico issues travel alert over Arizona new immigration law

Blue Cross got its increase in New Mexico, 21% approved by PRC

David Duke defends the Tea Parties from charges of racism: Why, they're just like him.

What Southern senators *used* to propose during Depressions...

Teabaggers ...

McMahon Campaign Cancels Money-For-GOP Registrations Voter Drive

!ANYBODY!-Can SUE AZ Gov If They Believe Their Municipality Isn't Pursuing Enough Brown People!

Sen Levin: 'SHITTY DEAL' over and over

I am brown'ish, I will never go to Arizona again...

GoldmanSach's execs look to the senate for sympathy...

Minnesota Republicans know how to make sure their online poll about immigration turns out their way.

The Pronoun Plague sweeps the US.

There'll be one business in Arizona that will see huge growth!

GM Crops Go to US High Court, Environmental Laws on the Line

How long can the Republicans continue to filibuster the financial reform bill?

AZ Truck driver forced to show birth certificate claims racial-profiling

Freeperland weighs in on my Father's NYT article on Fighting Debt Collectors

Eco-terrorists 'plot to blow up IBM headquarters'

Eco-terrorists 'plot to blow up IBM headquarters'

Eco-terrorists 'plot to blow up IBM headquarters'

Yanukovych reverses Ukraine's position on Holodomor famine

Well I guess Timber Wolf really IS one sh*tty deal...

The Hopey-Changey Stock Market

What would she think of Arizona?

What would she think of Arizona?

Murdoch's crazies lose the plot

GOP, the party of : "VOTE NO, DON'T KNOW, and LATINO!"

Goldman Sachs executives are being "grilled" by Congress today.

Homeless good Samaritan left to die on NYC street

Does anyone ever notice that RW nutjobs just plain post a lot to everything?

The Potential Nomination of Merrick Garland: Analysis of his record

Does anyone ever notice that RW-nutjobs seem to post a lot of comments for online newspaper articles

"AN UTTER DISGRACE" - Arizona’s Act of Vengeance-By Eugene Robinson

Elizabeth Post, etiquette expert, dies at 89

Elizabeth Post, etiquette expert, dies at 89

will AZ law increase ways to fine/arrest legal immigrants on other charges?

Dow dropping like a rock as Goldman Sachs CEOs are grilled

Wow - Listen To The Goldman Sachs Hearing......

S&P Cuts Greece's Rating, Dow Down Triple Digits

The Dividing Line (story on Haitian earthquake)

Democrats are all racist, election stealing assholes. I know this to be true, because

Democrats are all racist, election stealing assholes. I know this to be true, because

Need a Fahrenheit/Celsius comparative poster for my ESL class. Can anyone help?

Newsweek: Are Tea Partiers Racist? Hey Newsweek, Do Bears Shit in the Woods?

Whistleblower Radack Compares Her Bush DOJ Persecution To Obama DOJ NSA Case

Bloggers are not Journalists, NJ appellate court decides

Consumer confidence rises to 57.9 in April

A million Brazilians can't be wrong

Stock market tanking after Republicans block financial reform

So is the outrage really just because of racial profiling or is it because we don't want to deport

My partner told me she heard Tancredo say he is opposed to the new AZ law


Remember kids, you can't spell NAZI without AZ. nt

The Slacker' Bible - Please Support A Long Time DUer's Creative Project

The timing of the AZ "papers please" law is to allow state-wide voter intimidation.

It's snowing. heavily. and the forecast is for up to a foot of it.

The real life results of "small government"


What does it say when FR is the place to go for debunking?

Has anyone read "The Big Short" by Michael Lewis?

Sen. Levin's committee on fire, in particular the Chairman.

Chinese billionaire shows how it's done; gives entire fortune to charity

The GOP has been holding back a secret cure for death.

If you live in Arizona, shouldn't you be calling the cops on your European neighbors.

A Public Enemy Classic: "By The Time I Get To Arizona"

Collection agency hired to collect school lunch fees

What is the inherent problem with illegal immigration?

Crist To Decide Potential Indy Senate Bid On Thursday

Ecuador President: Nationalized Oil Firms Would Be Compensated

I feel like going to AZ and asking some white folks to show me their papers.

AG: Court challenge possible on immigration law

question about the health care bill - high risk pool

Rep. Grijalva Calls for Federal Non-Cooperation with Controversial AZ Immigration Bill

Rep. Grijalva Calls for Federal Non-Cooperation with Controversial AZ Immigration Bill

How soon will it be before AZ arrest's a hispanic military service member / veteran?

Does anyone remember the Ixtoc 1 oil rig spill?...

BP, Other Oil Co's. Opposed Effort to Stiffen Environmental, Safety Rules for Offshore Drilling

Freepers SADDENED that Palin's "Media Tweet" will be "ignored by deaf and blind media." Aw, SHUCKS.

Fox "News" host Brian Kilmeade drops a C-Bomb on live TV. HE MUST BE FIRED! I'M SERIES111

The 2010 enthusiasm gap (in chart form!)

Tuesday TOON Roundup 2

The mysterious, yet ubiquitous term 'MSM' is...

Tuesday TOON Roundup 4

Tuesday TOON Roundup 5

Expert: Invalid Warrant Used in Raid on iPhone Reporter’s Home

Breathing While Undocumented

Breathing While Undocumented

Virginia gun lobby pushes for right to drink alcohol while carrying a gun in public.

Malcolm X Killer Released From Jail

Crossroads pastor's letter hints at politics

Have you read Rachel Maddow's blog today? Racist roots of Arizona's immigration law

Postal Service Probing RNC 'Census' Mailer

My tax refund wasn't intercepted this year!?!

Reich Blasts Anti-Reform Group For 'Cynically Distorting' His Words In TV Ad

A big Stink in Denmark right now is that major world Corporations aren't paying taxes here

Greece has been cut to junk status. Portugal next.

Chamber of Commerce RUNNING ADS For Blanche Lincoln

Seafood safe despite oil in Gulf of Mexico, experts say

Seafood safe despite oil in Gulf of Mexico, experts say

Arizona's Brightest Students - No 'Teabaggrs' here!

This Modern World: Damn, Thanks To Glenn Beck, Our Secret Plans Are Blown

White supremacist opening nightclub for youths

Goddard leads Brewer 47-44 in Arizona race.

So are the Wall Street boys manipulating the stock market today

Arizona: White Armpit of the Country (photo)

Cafferty/CNN: 2/3 of Americans support financial reform, but Senate GOP blocks it

NY-19: Candidate says GOP liberated Europe in WWII

Meghan McCain: AZ Immigration Law "essentially a license to pull someone over for being Hispanic"

Meghan McCain: AZ Immigration Law "essentially a license to pull someone over for being Hispanic"

MediaMatters: Long List Of Bad Headlines For GOP On Blocking Wall St. Reform....

Writer Goes Undercover At An Ex-Gay Camp

Arizona DUers: Any mention of tourism boycotts in the local press?

U.S. training Afghan villagers to fight the Taliban

Second vote on Health Care Reform now on in the Senate...

Second vote on Health Care Reform now on in the Senate...

¡Atienda, usted dumbass gabachos conservadores!

Headlines Across The Country: GOP Blocks Financial Reform!!!

Delete, please.

TOON: I can tell by the color of your skin...

Arizona arrests ‘undocumented’ crater (entered state illegally)

Broad Bipartisan Coalition Fighting Fed In Senate

Slowpoke TOON "The Circle of Stupidity, II"

Feed the parking meter until 8pm, feed it on Sunday too

The US' Largest Spanish-Language Newspaper Calls For Arizona Boycott....

This whole issue scares the heck out of me. Must we all now carry papers?

If You Are Watching The Goldman Sachs Testimony - This Guy Joshua Birnbaum Is A.......

Dick Gephardt - From Labor Champion to Wall Street Flack

Install microchips in illegal immigrants?

Business Model (Marijuana) Debate: Big Tobacco Vs. Big Pharma

while we were watching the health insurance debate I got hit with

BP has NO insurance coverage for oil spills

Time for SNL to bring back the Coneheads. On a roadtrip. Crossing thru Arizona.

Dodd in talks over congressional input in taxpayer bailouts

Arizona agency asks for federal help on immigration law (to help prepare officers)

"He looks like a fish that swam too close to a nuclear reactor."

Arizona White Voters: 11 Point Swing To Brewer (Jim Crow Law Signer) For Governor!

Clinton Urges Iraq to Form New Government Quickly

Anybody heard from the guy that was going to Arizona to tell the cops to fuck off?

I just spoke to Maureen Cotner at AZ governor's office...

California mourns the discovery that Death Valley is no longer the lowest point in the country

California mourns the discovery that Death Valley is no longer the lowest point in the country

OBAMA! Thanks for the extra 800 bucks!

GOP Candidate: We should microchip illegals

Language and Politics: "Government Run"

GOP circulates alternative regulatory plan, more limited consumer protections

Michael Moore will be on Larry King Live on CNN tonight for the full hour

Kathy Griffin and Levi Johnston Crash "Sarah Palin's Alaska"

"Give me your tired, your poor, Your huddled masses yearning to breathe free...

Students Walk Out In Protest Of NJ Budget Cuts

Center for Reproductive Rights Files Lawsuit against Oklahoma’s Ultrasound Requiremen

Expert: Inspection of Toyota in fatal Minn. crash showed cruise-control problems

history buffs: how have other nations dealt with fascists without having to go to war

Census lowest in SW Kansas. Good I hope it bites them in the ass. Jerry Moran can kiss mine!


We are not your weapons – we are women

Crews may set fire to burn off leaked Gulf oil

Strict Abortion Measures Enacted in Oklahoma

Scarah Says ... not sanctified by the Almighty

Biden thinks gun owner should have his head examined

"Do you think they know you think it's a piece of crap when you sell it to them?"

Pulitzer Prize Winning NTY Journalist: Done With Arizona As Long As Jim Crow Law Remains...

With These Goldman Sachs Hearings Going On - Is It Too Premature To Pass Financial Reform Now?....

Deadline looms to apply for Disaster Unemployment Assistance

Was it Drill Baby Drill or was it Spill Baby Spill?

Why hasn't the AZ law been enjoined yet?

Dr. Cornel West's take on the lack of contrition by those responsible for the mortgage crisis

Sen. (King?) Graham says immigration dead until borders are secured

Concertgoers show the Reich stuff, are beaten by crowd(Philadelphia)

Crist wont say whom he will caucus with if he wins as an I...

"It smells like mold, and it tastes moldy," Water is safe to drink though

UPDATE to "FL Councilman unsure about Muslims holding public office "would prefer" that Gays do not

Will the good Christians in the tea party movement accept money from a strip club re: Palin

Profiling Arizona legislator Russell Pearce: Author of immigration law is pals with noted neo-Nazi

CA Senate President Steinberg To Schwarzenegger: Review (& Possibly Break) Arizona Contracts

Teen rape victims needn't take polygraph tests, judge decides

A new mini-sport. Defriending Facebook friends who post anti-Obama garbage.

Hartford Courant: Key GOP Backing May Help Obama Nominee From Connecticut

After years of praise, Glenn Beck decides to label Bush a ‘progressive’

Dumb Letters to the Plain Dealer, Part CCXV = "MY Republican Party . . . right now and ALWAYS!"

Big Ed just reported that the feds conducted a surprise raid on Massey mines

Tweety is barking up the wrong tree by classifying Palin as moving away from her base

Looks like the Jamaican Government was attempting to

"Shitty Deal"

"My Life With A Learning Disability" (Thought I would share this short film)

Men's Rules

Look who opposes Arizona's immigration law:

I think I just had an epiphany...

How much did Graham pay Tweety...

Organic, small farmers fret over FDA regulation

"Superman and Batman reached out to their Muslim counterparts"

Proposed Louisiana bill good example of kneejerk overbroad unconstitutional legislation that we see

Hero Quitter Evan Bayh gets stood up by the NCAA

Thug running against Senator Feingold looks like a real piece of work

Goldman Sachs Hearing - Thread 2


N.Y police say Micheal Moore should have left the crime scene ribbon up (dark humor)

Install microchips in illegal immigrants, GOP candidate says

Document: Goldman 'shorted' mortgages because world wouldn't expect it

Pork Products+ Am I more: Angry/Disgusted/Guilty?

Wow! Raw nature in my own back yard.

So how serious is hacking? For once I agree with the Paybots and the Freepers.

Acceleration questioned in fatal crashes New England(bio's on each victim with info photos & videos)

Why don't the democrats hang the republicans out to dry??

DU oldsters will remember this but you young ones may not know (re: nuclear)

Budget cuts hurt those who need help the most

Caption This...

Betty Bowers: Are you doing your part to pretend to care about the US Constitution?

Hours Before Khadr Hearing Begins, Gates Signs Manual for Military Commissions

How Winning a Coin Flip (Among Other Things) Led John Paul Stevens to Become a SCOTUS Law Clerk

Actor Jason Alexander hits teen bicyclist in Mid-City

Engineers to build giant dome to contain US oil spill

Goldstein SCOTUS candidates "arrayed left to right: Wood Kagan Garland" Obama likely to choose Kagan

Goldstein SCOTUS candidates "arrayed left to right: Wood Kagan Garland" Obama likely to choose Kagan

Financial Reality Check: As early as 2003/2004, there were warnings in the NYT and major news-

Mayor Gavin Newsom announced today City workers banned from official travel to Arizona

AlterNet: Arizona’s Immigration Law Is Great … For Our Prison-Industrial Complex

Two Conservative Utopias

Mexico issues advisory for Arizona

Why haven't they arrested the Phoenix Coyotes - eh?

This is the man

HAHAHAHA - US Air force doc has this pic in it:

Arkansas Senate Primary Moves From 'Leans Lincoln' To 'Toss up' !

Once again...a few facts for Republicans...

Rachel's got the science of drill baby drill

DU, I need an email bomb to motivate the Democratic Party execs in Martin County FL

Convert Laura INGRAHAM eschews Catholic social justice,treating staff toAZ spa weekends

Glenn Greenwald: War propaganda from Afghanistan

ABA Urges Congress, DOD to End "Don't Ask, Don't Tell"

The huge oil slick in the Gulf Of Mexico, as seen from space

Time to get the Wall Street bankers attention.

How's this for irony. The Rockies are beating the crap out of Arizona Diamondbacks

Fabrice Tourre: Too Young To be Vice President?

Blankfein told Levin he never knew that some entities coud only purchase triple A rated securities

Univ. of Oregon does Gaga - nails it

Pump a few rounds into Obamacare - Locked & Loaded PA Conservative Fundraiser

Started watching Food Inc (can only do so in small increments)

Burn oil slick?

Corporations / Business 'leaders' are more or less given a free pass in American Media

For all who don't understand the election makeup of Az, and why we can win.

Remote Area Medical's first patient today weeps as lead inside

Hugh! Series!!!!!!1!! I found DU's old Geocities Page!!1!!!

What would be the first sign that an immigration policy was having an effect?

David Letterman tells Dr. Phill "Leno didn't get a bum rap'got everything he deserved"

Is America Really Building More Prisons/Jails Than Schools? This Issue Is Very Personal To Me!!!!

Vote Republican

Economy over Environment: The Limited Coverage of Louisiana’s Oil Spill

California’s Prop 16 is Worst Measure on June Ballot

Privately Owned Algorithms: A new online film explains how the patent system is out of control

To save money city turns off street lights. Man killed in darkened parking lot

Snowe, Collins, Nelson vote "No" on second Financial Reform vote

Did Carl Levin really say "shitty" deal today?

Most of us have said at one time or another that it's gonna take decades to...

U.S. Stocks to Fall as Chronic Unemployment Reaches Record

Apple's Steve Jobs: "....about as a dyed-in-the-wool Democrat as ever there was."

Obama Sticks to a Deadline in Iraq

Cool video: First 30 seconds of Apollo 11 launch in HD and in slow motion

male politicians of Miss. and Ala. hate women (Tenn. too)

Question about federal income taxes...

Arizona's other New Law...

Mandatory Tuesday Malloy Truthseekers check in!!

••• News flash! Italian arrested on suspicion of being Hispanic! •••

Key Expert Calls FBI's Theory About Accused Anthrax Terrorist 'Impossible'

Laura Bush Opens Up About Fatal Crash, Also Shares Bushes May Have Been Poisoned @ G8

Financial Reform Talks Near Collapse, GOP Prepares To Cave

Best response yet to Arizona's new law:

Goldman Sachs is the natural progression of Capitalism

Washington Journal - Financial Bill Impasse

Jeb Bush Comes Out Against Arizona Law

Poll: Overnight AZ Latinos have gone from most pro-GOP in Nation to among most anti

Official Statement-AZ Tourism Industry: "Deeply Concerned About The Repercussions Of 1070"

oklahoma abortion law protects doctors from malpractice suits IF THEY LIE TO PATIENTS

Company Displays Controversial Message-"Stay 100 meters back, or you will be shot."

Robert Reich: What Real Wall St. Reform Should Look Like:

Obama’s phony banking “reform”

The Buffalo Bills just helped me bring the NFL to China

Suppose marijuana is legalized

'Audit the Fed' Coalition Gains Steam in US Senate --

Middle-aged black men are much likelier to be veterans than anyone else

Can anyone translate Teabag to English?

Now Ohio being pressured into AZ-style immigrant law

Steve Schmidt tells British press..Sarah Palin answers in VP debate were 'scripted'

Here are my papers, Mr. policeman!

Ritz-Carlton hotel at Lake Tahoe goes into default

President Obama through NO fault of his own, had a very 'polarizing' effect in '08...

Goldman Sachs Exec's. to appear today

Goldman Sachs Exec's. to appear today

Ratigan is a 100% ReTHUG hack

I actually think

BWHAHAHA: Glenn Beck Labels Bush A ‘ PROGRESSIVE '

So Arizona, what about all your companies that invite illegal aliens into our country?

JimRob pathetically begging FR for $$ to keep "delivering pages"

Mexico issues Arizona travel alert

My profile: Dark brown hair, check... brown eyes, check... olive skin, check...

Oh goody, Mrs. Dumb and dumber will be in Kansas Sunday

Turn on Ed Shultz quick - Joan Walsh is devouring that Heidi

Lawyer 4 White Nationalist Group Brags That He 'Helped' Russell Pearce Write Arizona Immigration Law

Make Way for Ducklings!

Children undeterred by attacks, want education

I have never been to AZ and now I have no desire to go

Second Banker Accused of Stealing High-Frequency Trading Code

In the US, it would be most unusual for anyone to admit to marrying somebody for any reason other

Graph: Tea partiers' attitudes toward race, equality and liberty

Recent disaster shows dangers of oil drilling in Gulf of Mexico

When the shit hits the fan and the oil hits the beaches.

The blowing up of the offshore rig may not be the disaster projected

Fair Oaks mom: Why were autistic twins dumped from class field trip?

Tuesday TOON Roundup 1- The Big Arizona Toon collection

Update on the Spanish Inquisition of "The Bush Six"

Tuesday TOON Roundup 3

"In fact, you can even choke the chickens"

Install microchips in illegal immigrants, GOP candidate says

Right wingers and "idiot savant" diagnosis.

Right wingers and "idiot savant" diagnosis.

"I'm Mexican, Pull Me Over"

If you are hispanic and live in arizona, call the cops on your hispanic neighbors.

Idaho scientists find fabled Palouse worm!!

How Can We Turn Arizona Blue

We've been saying the right wing was losing it's stranglehold for the last several years, but

Alleged Montana 'house theft' may have been inspired by extremist websites

Author of AZ immigration law is pals with noted neo-Nazi (pics of the 2 arm in arm)

What is Arizona's largest export?

BBC (Since our media isn't interested): Growing concern Gulf oil spill could be historical

XP Defender Pro is new clone of XP Internet Security 2010, which is a rogue antispyware program.

Orlando-area homeowners associations want buyers to pay back dues on foreclosed homes

Shatner is interviewing Rush Limbaugh on tv

FOX NEWS: "remains of Noah's Ark have been discovered 13,000 feet up a Turkish mountain"

gay conservatives

NASA Announces Wednesday Media Teleconference About Search For Extraterrestrial Life

This gets you a LIFE sentence?

From Betty Bowers to tea partiers: Are You Doing Your Part to Pretend to Care about the Constitution

Google Maps Gains “Avoid Arizona” Option

I support banning violent and explicit video games...

I support banning violent and explicit video games...

Gulf oil spill could threaten Florida ( all the way to the Keys and Atlantic ocean.)

Raw Video: President Obama Drops-In on an Iowa Diner

Raw Video: President Obama Drops-In on an Iowa Diner

"I believe every woman should carry every pregnancy to full term."

Has Linda Ronstadt said anything about the Arizona law yet?

holy shit, Green party candidate has a real shot in Colombia

The GOP has somehow dood it...they have done to themselves whot they were trying to do to us....

Why boycotting Arizona is a bad idea

Any chance the DIAMONDBACKS will boycott Arizona?

Colorado voting to ban ANY state debt.

Colorado voting to ban ANY state debt.

Las Vegas Police Request Removal of Document from Public Intelligence

Las Vegas Police Request Removal of Document from Public Intelligence

Anyone know a good source for numbers on oil consumption by the military?

Allow me to apologize

Cartoon: The Correct Response to "Show Us Your Papers"

Does anyone read anymore or just react RE: Arizona.

Facebook Group: 1,000,000 For Strong Financial Reform

Study: 'Pre-born' most adoptable

Anyone seen M.I.A.'s new video "Born Free"?

Anxiety ripples through Boston schools as teachers need to "reapply" for their jobs

Feds Say Judge Hampering Webcam Spy Probe

Sue Lowden Finally Backs Off “Chickens For Checkups” Barter Policy

BREAKING: Republican campaign committee orchestrated Wisconsin HCR repeal lawsuit

my father gets a love letter from a debt collector (NYT article)

Is Financial Reform Really Needed?

"Ancient Aliens" on History Channel now -- 8-10pm . . . repeats at 12pm . . .

Fading Forests: U.S. Losing Trees Faster than Other Heavily Forested Countries

Is Dailykos in suicide mode?

Brilliant post I saw on Facebook. Had to share!

Mississippi school excludes lesbian student from yearbook

"Next, women will have to name the fetus, pick out a college for it to not go to, ..before abortion"

Will Greece Go Broke And Take The U.S. With It?

Remember how a bunch of Mattel toys were recalled

"Colored folks all work on de Mississippi, Colored folks all work while de White folks play."

2 Chicago state reps: We want National Guard to help police our streets.

107-year-old gets a big surprise

"Shorting" is not a big deal. Shorting is a very sensible--sometimes risky--investment

Have you ever heard a nuclear supporter refer to "the MIT study"?

Email from President Obama asking me to work for Specter vs Sestak. I'm supporting Sestak.

"Mrs. Republican" where I live in the apartment building, just came

Place your bets here: Predict the Republican reaction to the oil spill.

While We're On The Subject Of Racism... Here Is A Fantastic Reading List For Further Study

Can You Pass The Iran Quiz ?

Ted Olson Retained To Represent Paul Minor In Appeal To Supreme Court

KS Gov may add a one cent sales tax . I am FOR could save a LOT of students and teachers!

The Real War Reporters (re: David Swanson and the DC Teach-in)

Did you ever work a union job where there were undocumented workers there?

Philly Crowd Attacks Men in Nazi Garb

Arne warns states not to "water down" education plans to please unions.

Noah's Ark found.

FL's new voucher expansion sends more needy kids to private school, takes money from public schools.

What the hell is wrong with Larry King?

Practicing my lecture this week...

Generator Blog.. be creative

An "OMG" moment! New headphones!

World's Tiniest Horse? (video clip)

Slowcooker Question: Have You Ever Noticed....

My fellow DU’ers in the following states:

Billy Ocean's "Get Outta My Dreams, Get Into My Car?" Yeah, that's an earworm 'tis.

Tommy Carcetti's birthday party gets out of hand

You stay classy, Kim Kardashian's ex-husband Damon Thomas.

I had this earworm in my head all night!

Playboy's Hugh Hefner helps rescue Hollywood sign

Mariah Carey: 'I'm NOT pregnant'...USA! USA! Come on, you in the back! Let's HEAR it! USA! USA!

Today's grammar rant

Hitler Finds Out Lady Gaga's Screening His Calls (3-D video!)

"Arizona Nazis." - "I hate Arizona Nazis."

Corn smut? Tastes great and good for you, too

About Nurse Jackie

*You Don't Know Jack*

It's almost 2 PM. Guess I'm going to get out of bed.

Why would anyone over the age of four but not an adult yet go to DisneyWorld!!???

my 2 month old niece is already going Green

Who's good at corporate bullcrapese?

If GOD has an iPod (and you KNOW He does), "Ultra-Lounge On The Rocks Part 1" is ON IT.

Bought a rowing machine. Now I actually enjoy exercising.

Eep Opp Ork Ah-Ah

Belle and Sebastian - "Seeing Other People" - the Live version

I very much hate the world and wish to get off

Awwwww......(Miniature horse foal)

How physically fit are you?

Police say man wrapped in toilet paper robs store

'Rude Man' Beaten, Pelted With Pasta (for not holding door open for women)

Ok , hate to say it , but Peter Gabriel's most recent album (cover songs) totally sucks.

Go Red Wings!!!

The last Celebrity Apprentice episode (spoiler)?

I know I will lose DU Cool Points posting this comment but it MUST BE SAID

For LynneSin: Choose Civility!!

Candy O

My favorite desert vegetation is the Ocotillo. {Large pitcure warning}

For Tommy "Goofy Hats" Carcetti

Tales of the Sea.

what constitutes a 'clean' driving record?

Just made a huge pot of Portuguese soup. The whole house smells great!

I need Advice - I'm trying to help out a dear friend...

I'm hungry.

The Florida Marlins have just 5 years to:

Coming to a city near you. The THC Partyers will be smoking you out...

Thank you asshole driver of that Grand Marquis who made me 20 minutes late for work.

Today's my birthday...

Awwwwwwwwwwww... tiny newborn pinto stallion pics

Ever been in a chat room...

Up for a great rendition of "Hallelujah" by a 15 Australian boy?

Detroit WINS game 7!

Once again Glee makes me....

Once again Glee makes me....

Electric Guitars: Discussion and Recommendations.

I'm addicted to my iTouch iPod... what should I do?

6-pound foal born in NH may be world's tiniest

Why is the theme for American Idol tonight Shania Twain?

Sticky Boobialla

Let's just say I go to a CCW state

Damn, some of my silly little compulsions are really starting to eat up the clock.

My cats are so goofy, I give them canned food


Just got back from the grocery store.

Is it weird to tape the news?

I just watched the Squeakel and all I can say is this....

I have to do *another* presentation.

PSA: You can all relax...

Bobby Flay. Master Chef or fukken PUNK?

Natalie Merchant (10,000 Maniacs) Feat. Michael Stipe (R.E.M) - To Sir with Love

If You Could Pick any Road/Highway to be Named after Yourself, What would it Be?

Candy. Candy. Candy. I can't let you go.

Let's get into it - Why the hell would you bring a toddler to a theme park?

Echo and the Fucking Bunnymen!

Have you mooed at cows

Arrested Development movie not dead yet...

Is L O S T on tonight?

I say Lord Palmerston was England's greatest Prime Minister...

Favorite Roller Coasters?

Is there a place where you've always wanted to move to, or still do?

Men's Rules

Any "Chopped" fans in the lounge?

I have a nephew doing a 32 month stretch in minimum security...

How do you deal with people who are habitually late?

Wow! Raw nature in my own back yard.

Was stuck at Disney Hell this past weekend. One thing I cannot fathom for the life of me:

Name any historic event you would like to have witnessed

The Floppy is Dead: Time to Move Memories to the Cloud

Big Brother to track your medication compliance with electronic transmitters in pills

Senator seeks visa sanctions in Russia case

Parliamentary chaos as Ukraine ratifies fleet deal

U.S. training Afghan villagers to fight the Taliban

The 11 Funniest Unintentionally-Sexual Books Of All Time (Cover pictures)

Voters give far right a drubbing in Austria presidential election

US admits progress 'lagging' following Iraq election

I'm willing to be bipartisan on the circumcision issue

Volcano spews sand and ash over Guatemala

Two kidnapped Chinese men freed in Afghanistan

Senate to hold afternoon vote on bank reform: Reid

Ex-CIA official facing sex charge arrested in Va.

Sierra Leone: Free Health Care To Mother And Child

Immigration bill should mirror Arizona plan, sheriff, state rep. say (Ohio)

Customer shoots would-be robber (Walgreens Omaha)

Big Oil Fought Off New Safety Rules Before Rig Explosion


(UK) Soldiers viewed all Iraqis as 'scum', Baha Mousa inquiry hears

Mexico issues travel alert over new Arizona law

House votes down automatic pay raise

DoJ: AstraZeneca to pay $520 mln over Seroquel

More Drilling Planned At Site Of Oil Leak In Gulf (up to three months to drill a relief well)

Senate GOP Blocks Financial Reg Bill Again

Reid: Senate to act on climate before immigration

Obama to deliver eulogy for Dorothy Height

Strict Abortion Measures Enacted in Oklahoma (OK Legislature Overides Veto)

Conservatives suspend Scottish candidate over homophobic remarks

AstraZeneca fined $520 million

Consumer Confidence Hits Highest Level Since 2008

Forecast: Auto Industry To Add 88,000 Positions

NM Blue Cross Hikes Premiums Before Public Hearing

Chile Catholic church hit by abuse claims, bomb

Paris-to-Atlanta Flight Diverted To Maine Airport

World Bank Accused of Promoting Land Grabbing

GM to invest $890M in engines, save jobs

New immigration law won't hurt economy, Arizona governor says

Jurors Say Everett Police Officer Did Not Kill Man In Self-Defense

Hazard complaints result in surprise inspections at 3 Massey-owned mines

U.S. high-tech industry lost 4% of jobs in 2009

STOCK MARKET WATCH, Tuesday April 27

Lindsey Graham: I Think Arizona Immigration Law is Unconstitutional

Official: Salazar to Make Wind Farm Ruling in Mass

Nelson’s Investment in Berkshire Hathaway

Malcolm X Killer Freed After 44 Years

Pentagon to comply with only part of Fort Hood probe

Arctic explorers get nasty surprise -- rain

Greek bonds rated 'junk' by Standard & Poor

Bernanke Says U.S. Needs Budget Deficit-Cutting Plan Soon

WellPoint says to stop dropping patients (after they get sick) after May 1

Wall Street Rules Help GOP Fill Campaign Coffers

Rove says he has ‘problems’ with AZ immigration law

Senate Republican may switch vote and back debate on bill

What did you learn from your relationships?

Mexico Issues TRAVEL ALERT Over New Arizona Law

Brazil plans an armed force of 500,000

(Protestors at Rove Book-Signing in Alabama) Karl Rove Addresses Charges Made by Don Siegelman

Ben Nelson, Wife Own as Much as $6 Million in Berkshire Stock

Chevron Lawyer Faces Sanctions for Misleading Court Over “Dirty Tricks” Operation in Ecuador

(San Francisco) City workers banned from official travel to Arizona

Blackwater trained our troops (Canada)

Toyota probe leads US lawmakers to draft safety bill

As deficit commission meets, Obama doesn't rule out new taxes

Coast Guard May Burn Surface Oil to Reduce Rig Spill (Update1)

Ford posts $2.1 billion 1Q profit on strong sales

Venezuela's Chavez Denies Iran Troop Presence

House, Senate Introduce Bills to Take Down D.C. Gun Laws

Barack Obama orders review of Arizona immigration law

Dow Closes Below 11,000 After 213-Point Plunge (Amid European Debt Concerns/Goldman Testimony)

Laura Bush Opens Up About Fatal Crash

RabrrrrrrFish slaughters the mailman just to prove not to fuck around in RabrrrrrrWorld.

Wall Street Rules Help GOP Fill Campaign Coffers

Looking at the upsurge in Non Traditional students at our community college is a big sign

Obama to eulogize civil rights activist Height

No tax hit for covering 20-yr-olds

Virtual Summit on progressive approaches to reducing the federal deficit

Levin: "Should Goldman Sachs be trying to sell a shitty deal?" (edited with video)

Is Obama the only Chicago politician that can continue to get away w/ bashing the Cubs?

Consumer confidence rises to 57.9 in April - highest level since September 2008

The Arizona immigration law hurts their tourist industry AND high-tech industry

Sen. Levin's committee ripping into Goldman guys! It's on the business channels! Must see TV!

" Montana Ready for US Health Care Overhaul" (first to set up insurance exchanges)

Washington Examiner: "Obama Disses White White Guys! Rallies Blacks, Latinos and Women!"

Deal or No Deal? Reid says No! Yet Dodd and Shelby are close to a deal-if only Dems sell us out

Kerry: We’re Sending Climate Bill to EPA for Analysis

Hispanic is a culture not a race.. So how in the heck will the AZ law

Cloture fails again! 57-41. Will Reid do as he's threatened and keep Senate in session all night?

Nevada Republican gubernatorial candidates debate AZ immigration bill

War Propaganda from Afghanistan

Crist Will Announce Decision Thursday

Carnahan to appear with Obama during Missouri trip

Democratic Runoff Likely in NC Senate Primary; Burr Coasts to Victory in GOP Contest

Kansas: Jenkins' Primary Challenger Makes It Official

Democrat John Richardson Drops Out of Governor's Race (ME)

Boyd out as Republican candidate for governor (GA)

** Obama Town Hall is already underway **

Breathing While Undocumented

GOP Political Consultant Planning Run Against Schumer

Politico claims Obama is personally attacking his foes; they just can't find many good examples

Questions for the Obama Administration on its Drone Warfare Program

Glenn Beck Is Instructing His Listeners To Kill The President

Discredited Military Commissions Resume Despite Persistent Flaws

So what's the political scoop on the financial reform legislation in the Senate?

"Financial Reform Talks Near Collapse, Some GOPers Threaten To Defect"

"Inside Democrats' Election-Year Immigration Push -- 'Either Way We Win'"

Republicans' anti-immigrant stance will be their downfall

Even Utah's right-wing Attorney General thinks the Arizona law is unconstitutional.

Obama warns of racial profiling as a result of Arizona law on immigration

GOP Congressman Rips RNC For “Deceptive” Census Mailers

"2/3 of Americans support financial reform, but Senate GOP blocks it"

Dobson Endorses Trey Grayson In Kentucky GOP Senate Primary

DSCC To Play In OH Primary?

Australia shelves key emissions trading scheme

The irony is thick; Boner claims Dems have a credibility problem!

Pelosi...on Republicans Blocking Debate on Wall Street Reform in Senate for Second Consecutive Day

I think the only way Harry Reid can win re-election...

Wisconsin: Feingold Draws Third GOP Challenger

Obama preaches reconciliation with coal bosses

More of that hopey changey stuff: "WellPoint says to stop dropping patients after May 1"

Republicans offer phony alternative (Fannie and Freddie) to financial reform.

Simon Johnson: The Republicans Help Reform, Inadvertently

Dont like the economy? Get ready to work your ass off

What do Jeb Bush, Karl Rove and Tom Tancredo have in common?

AZ-Gov: Goddard Leads All Comers

Former Secretary of State Bill Jones endorses Meg Whitman

Photos: Club Obama (The Obama Presidency, Day 461)

Santa Clara County (California): Supervisors ban toys with fast-food meals

Remember Obama's commencement address at Arizona State U?

"President Obama's strategy gets personal"

"President Obama's strategy gets personal"

it's "dangerous" that Obama...wants the nominee to consider how laws affect the lives of Americans

Jeb Bush Slams AZ Immigration Law

Photos: "I Love Iowa." (The Obama Presidency, Day 463)

Immigration push may help Dems in the West

"Treasury reaps 8.5% return from companies exiting TARP"

Now a chief deputy from AZ just told Chris Matthews that the only time they can stop someone

Kerry: For First Time in Five Years, Foreign Relations Committee Passes Authorization Bill

Michael Moore On Larry King: Goldman Sachs, Obama's #1 Private Contributor

The Teabaggers, by their silence, PROVE they are RACISTS regarding the Arizona Immigration law

Nomi Prins - former Goldman managing director

Immigration Reform Can Bring $1.5 Trillion Economic Growth

Rio Tinto miners receive Troublemakers Makers award

The Smoking Gun On Health Care Fraud

TYT: R's Filibuster Financial Reform Despite Poll Showing Public Support

William Black explains the "F-word" of banking

Arizona Immigration Law

Truly vile campaign ad in Alabama governor's race (Fob James' son)

Keiser Report - Insider trading on Cantor Exchange? + Goldman Sachs' Black Box Demonstration

Papantonio: Thieves on Wall Street

Alwaleed Says He'll Continue Working With Goldman Sachs

McCain Questions Legality of Arizona Immigration Law He Supports, Agrees with Bill, Hasn't Read Bill

Levin To Ex-Goldman Partner: 'Should Goldman Sachs Be Trying To Sell A Sh--ty Deal?'

President Obama gives eulogy for West Virginia miners

Furor Grows Over Arizona's New Immigration Law

Fox News Defends Goldman Sachs Fraud!

Look White So You Don’t Get Pulled Over In Arizona Kits, New Arizona immigration law

An animated primer on the allegations against Goldman Sachs

RUSSIAN MIG 29 Fighter Shot down UAV Above Georgia

Wall Street Reform? Party of Nope thinks you're a Dope

How Does Goldman Sachs Make Its Profits? (Part 1)

McCaskill: Wild, Wild West on Wall Street

Bob Weir - "When I Paint My Masterpiece" - Earth Day 2010 DC - Song 1

Napolitano: Concerns on Arizona Immigration Law

TYT Interview: Peter Buffett (Warren Buffett's Son) On Money, Happiness & More

Thom Hartmann - Steven Hill on Europe's Promise is the Best Hope

Hitler Calls Lady Gaga

Mike Malloy - Glenn Beck Idiocy Tour

Is South Sudan another Darfur?

Elaine Marshall: Guts

Video of smoke bomb egg fight in Ukraine parliament

Mexico president attacks Arizona immigration law

I hate republicans

Shitty Answers To A "Shitty Deal"

SCOTT BROWN: Trades His MA Truck for a Wall Street Limo

Mike Malloy - Government Of The Minority

Risky Business

TYT: Abortion Killer Complains About Injustice

Once Again, Rep. Boehner Lies About Wall Street Reform

Arizona immigration law, Look White So You Don’t Get Pulled Over In Arizona Kits

Thom Hartmann - Senator Sherrod Brown on the Financial Meltdown

Stephen Hawking Says Space Aliens Worse Than Italians

Delay, Delay, Delay: Goldman's Senate Hearing Strategy Seems To Hinge On Wasting Time

Shitty Deal: The Highlight Reel

Arizona Pastor Steven L. Anderson - Tased, crazed teabagger on Him That Pisseth Against The Wall

Fundie graduation benediction - denounces humanism, then collapses

Dale Sky Clare: How Cannabis Legalization Will Deal With Previously Arrested Individuals

Mike Malloy - Glenn Beck Is Instructing His Listeners To Kill The President

Rachel Maddow: White Supremacist-Connected Wrote AZ 'Papers Please' Law

TYT: Glenn Beck & OBL speeches nearly identical, Leo Berman: Obama Is God's Punishment

Breathing While Undocumented L. Greenhouse

Can't Concentrate? Maybe It's the Fast Food

The anti-semitism warning in Kunstler's latest is something new.

The Republicans Help Reform, Inadvertently ( Simon Johnson)

Eugene Robinson: Arizona’s Act of Vengeance

Honduras: anti-sweatshop campaign hits Nike

American al Kaida continues on its destructive course for America, dragging feet on Flnancial Reform

Daily Kos weekly poll: President Obama Favorable: 54% Unfav: 41%

Crazy Talk: ADF Lawyer Makes Nice With Florida Radio Extremist

How the GOP Obstruction Gambit Could Strengthen Financial Reform

Reinstitute Glass-Steagall?

US banks pouring millions into bid to kill Barack Obama's finance reform bill

The Dawn Of A New Economy: Latest Findings on the Habits of the Wealthy

Will Goldman Sachs Prove Greed is God?

Bankers – A book you can read by its cover

War Propaganda from Afghanistan

Greed is God: The Genesis of the Christian share index

Woah! "One shitty deal!" OMFG

Where Do the Children Play?

The Nazis Didn't Even Dare This, But Mainstream And Even Progressive Media Voices Are Silent

U.S. plan to arm Afghan militia founders on tribal rivalries

Ten Things You Don't Know (Or Were Misinformed) About the Goldman Sachs Case (Barry Ritholtz)

Mattel may cut jobs at Fisher-Price in outsourcing move

‘Epistemic Closure’? Those Are Fighting Words.

The Reason Why Americans Are So Lonely, and Why Prosperity Means Socializing with Your Neighbors

What Are Your Thoughts About This Goldman Op-Ed

The Staggering Collapse of Living Standards in the US -- 92% of Americans Unhappy with the Economy

Who's buying Microsoft's outsourcing excuses?

Welcome to the New Honduras, Where Right-Wing Death Squads Proliferate

U.S. and UAE Sign Agreement to Strengthen Cooperation on Clean Energy

Sierra Club Urges Senate to Move Forward with Climate and Energy Bill

Germany opens its first offshore wind farm

Peak oil review - Apr 26

Drumbeat: April 27, 2010

Depletion of fossil energy resources

Germany's Leading Meteorologist - "Temperatures Are Continuing To Move In One Direction - Higher"

Potsdam Institute Study - Even IF Copenhagen Accord Implemented, 50%+ Chance Of 3C Increase By 2100

Oilwatch Monthly April 2010

Multi-Day N. China Sandstorm Kills 3, Produces $80 Million In Property Damage To Crops, Vineyards

Steady Increase In Flooding Driving Washington's Hoh Tribe Away From Their Home River

8 Pacific Island Nations Proceed W. Plan Closing 4.5 KM2 Of Ocean To Tuna Fishing - AFP

Did Lindsey Graham sink the climate bill?

India signs deals for 2 MORE nuclear reactors.

Interesting house

The Simpsons Discover Wind Power

Spiegel - Merkel Dumps Goal Of Binding Agreement Aimed At Holding Global Temp Rise @ 2C

EPA Issues Report on U.S. Climate Change Indicators

Air Products’ Hydrogen and Technology Fueling Wegmans’ Warehouse Operations

Affordable Fuel Cells May Get Boost From Artificial Diamonds

Reuters: Scientists refute carbon capture doubts (well... carbon storage actually)

Italy and Russia Fuse to Build New (tokamak fusion) Reactor

Jordon complete geological studies for nuclear reactors.

Construction Starts On New Hainan China Nuclear Plant.

Just a reminder. The 172 dead at the coal mine collapse, nor the dead at Sago, nor the dead

James Hansen proposes "People’s Climate Stewardship / Carbon Fee and Dividend Act of 2010"

Poland and Westinghouse sign agreement for first reactor in Poland.

Is Iran Running Out of Uranium?

DOE report "20% Wind Energy by 2030" discusses what needs to be done to get there by 2030

Oil spill endangers fragile marshland-Clean-up efforts begin after oil explosion in the Gulf of Mexi

Gloat-Free Baseball Scores (Monday, April 26)

Is Lagging MLB Attendance a Crisis or Fluke?

Sports Angle to Sarah Palin Article in New York Magazine

Where's the Congrats Bruins Thread?

Westbrook Passes Rams' Physical

Ireland Apologizes for Asking Dez Bryant if His Mom Is a Prostitute

Damn Royals Bullpen

The Pirates after a VERY rough seven game stretch show resiliance

Mets flatten Superbras..

Two reasons Tebow might start for Broncos in 2010...

DeAngelo Hall says Skins will dominate NFC East


It's official...(sort of a spolier)

Ron Artest has shaved his golden locks

The Yankees lose a big one at HOME to the Orioles in Baltimore. If and only if,

Dolphins GM Jeff Ireland apologizes for asking Dez Bryant if his mother was a prostitute

Dwight Howard- What a series

Mayweather vs Mosley:

reporters without borders issues enemies of the internet list

Risky Hillside Favela Construction (Rio)

Brazil's outgoing prez plans to stay in politics

Argentina, Chile mull joint peace force

Chavez accuses US plane of `electronic warfare'

Brazil: PSB will make its support for Dilma Rousseff official today besides attacks from Ciro Gomes

Chevron Lawyer Faces Sanctions for Misleading Court Over “Dirty Tricks” Operation in Ecuador

Venezuela's Chavez Denies Iran Troop Presence

World Bank Accused of Promoting Land Grabbing

Journalists' murders in Honduras draw criticism from rights advocates

Uruguay: junta foreign minister gets jail term

Welcome to the New Honduras, Where Right-Wing Death Squads Proliferate

Chevron Vs. Filmmaker

Colombian candidate backs coal-fired power

Ivanhoe says Ecuador happy with Pungarayacu contract

Brazil’s Tourism Sector Booms

People's Agreement (from World People’s Conference on Climate Change)

Honduras: anti-sweatshop campaign hits Nike

(Miami Hurled) Cuba spies cooperating with U.S. authorities, officials say


Volcano spews sand and ash over Guatemala

Brazil plans an armed force of 500,000

Concern Over Sugar Smuggling

Chiquita is going to have to sell a lot of bananas

One of the weirdest news items I read in a while : 'Gay Dog' Refused Entry To Australian restaurant

Gays win in California, lose in Arizona

Today in Labor History Apr 27 First strike for 10 hour day, by Boston carpenters

Michigan Nurses Await Fate of Safe Staffing Legislation

Obama Eulogizes 29 Coal Miners—And Avoids Tough Talk on Enforcement

Maine Gubernatorial Candidates Support Workers, Boycott TV Station

Philippines: Locked-out Alta Mode garment workers fight against union-busting

Netanyahu asks Likud to delay internal party elections

Israel quietly freezes new building in East Jerusalem

Abbas cracks down on settlement work

Poll: More than half of Jewish Israelis support gagging human rights groups

Anti-Obama gun enthusiasts proudly display Confederate flags.

Bloomberg takes guns to Bermuda

Would-be robber shot in New Haven's Wooster Square

IOWA: Governor says he’ll sign gun permit bill into law

Woman Fires Gun In Air To Break Up Party

Customer shoots would-be robber (Walgreens Omaha) -- cross-post from Nebraska forum

Virginia gun lobby pushes for right to drink alcohol while carrying a gun in public.

Anti-Obama gun enthusiasts proudly display Confederate flags.

Second Amendment Enforcement Act Introduced in U.S. Congress

Texas gov. shoots, kills 'wily' coyote during jog

People who own "black rifles" love target shooting ...

Guns are not a panacea, but empowering decent people is a good thing.

Colores y la vida pura

Water birds are returning, and I'm loving my new lens

*** A Reminder about the Spring Seasonal Contest ***

I love trucks, toys and trouble!

Green Jay

Mice Make Their Own Morphine

Massive Southern Ocean Current Discovered

Physicists Capture First Images of Atomic Spin

Fantasy TV in the service of science: An open letter to HBO about "Dothraki"

Non-medical treatment may rapidly relieve severe IBS symptoms

New Monitor Lizard Discovered in Indonesia

OSU scientist seeking underwater archaeology sites

Tonight on Frontline: The Vaccine War

Sanity Claws, here is a hawk thread

New Matthew message, April 26, 2010.

I can't find something

Taurus-Scorpio Full Moon, April 28, 2010: Renewal of Personal and Collective Values

Feeling VERY anxious today....

Omniscient entities, such as some gods, are incapable of forming new thoughts or new decisions.

Big Brother to track your medication compliance with electronic transmitters in pills

1889 Pandemic Didn’t Need Planes to Circle Globe in 4 Months

Are you exhausted? Do you jump when the phone rings?

Two decent Congress people speak out - The History and the Solution

Goldman Sachs CDO Labeled ‘Shi**y Deal’ by Montag (in emails)

can anyone advise...

Carry Unwind En Masse As Market Plunges

Home Tax Credit a Costly Failure

Lottery Economy

Research suggests flu vaccine doesn't prevent deaths among the elderly

Little-Known Disorder Can Take a Toll on Learning.

Oakland Teachers Set to Strike April 29th After Board Imposes Contract