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Archives: May 27, 2010

Charlie Rose Brain Series: a discussion of fear and anxiety - late night PBS

Raging Grannies On Gulf Oil Spill: "BP, You Suck!"

Fun With English

They taught me eat insects in the military. IT WORKS NOW!

not Mod. bait: Anyone who is highly intelligent believes portions of some CONSPIRACY THEORIES

The color purple--literally

WHO'S YO' NIGA'

This is funny, and, curiously, I hear Red Green may help out at Deepwater.

Libertarians are.... Childish

Why Does Jeffersons Ghost present NO apostrophe

you need to learn how to capture and eat insects....

C-Span now, Gulf Oil Spill testimony today

Mods shut it down but I wanted to answer "What's wrong with you?"

NC House wants hard time for animal abusers

NC House wants hard time for animal abusers

I must be tripping.

Anybody watching the spillcam? What happened?

Did you known someone could sabotage your OP by one comment? n/tt

With less than six months to go, it's time to forget all the haters and support the Democrats.

Question for mathematicians/oddsmakers.

Anyone know how someone can volunteer for oil spill cleanup?

Canadian oil sands are now the largest single supplier of crude to the US

Bill O'Reilly Tells Black Guest He Looks Like a Drug Dealer

Aside from Pataki, d'Amato, and Bloomberg, which Republicans has "Rev." Al Sharpton supported?

I, for one, would be glad to give BP CEO Tony Hayward a letter of reference:

in the words of R. Maddow, "somebody talk me down"

American Idol

US Prison in Afghanistan Holds First Trial

‘The Poo Pond’

He was 13 when his dad died. Today he is 75.

Doesn't look like it's working to me.

Anyone have the timeline of the BP catastrafuck?

NATO: Marjah about 3 months from success

Sarah Palin Takes Up Fencing.

Dumb question #34b: Why did it take them a month to try "top kill" ?

AFL-CIO President Rich Trumka Will Headline Arizona Immigration Protest “Mega-March”

BP worker takes 5th, making prosecution a possibility

Carville: Obama needs to tell BP 'I'm your daddy'

Does anybody know how long the cameras have been offline? Or is it just me? nt

Mary Laundrieu on CSPAN Washington Journal now (9:35am est)

They've named the guilty party for the BP disaster !!!

Traded-In: These "Used" Senators Sold Out The Troops For Auto Dealer Cash

Traded-In: These "Used" Senators Sold Out The Troops For Auto Dealer Cash

If the financial sector can be rigged to steal on such a large scale, why can't

If the financial sector can be rigged to steal on such a large scale, why can't

Republicans Side With Oil Companies, Oppose Raising Cap on Liability

Shifting American Policies are Fragmenting Afghanistan

Behavior issues drop at 6 schools CPS | Huberman cites 'culture of calm,'

Thank you Hospice!

CBO report: Plan underestimates ship costs

Why is this story not getting play? Republicans continue to block raising liability limit on BP

William Faulkner had it right:

My letter to conservative pundits on the oil disaster

Embarrassing post alert: Can anyone help me with a star?

Top kill working? LBN link

Justice Department poised to challenge Arizona immigration law. Gee, it took them long enough

Blanche Lincoln feeling the heat, embraces left in runoff campaign ads

BBC: Hospitals warned on vagina swabs

BP found something to boast about....(Handelsman cartoon)

Dems Ask Generals to Lead Party

The One Thing We Can Agree on Is Peace

Everything was going so good....

CA Woman Killed By Police After Confronting Census Worker With Gun

Honestly. Who in their right mind would move next to the Palins?

NY Times editorial (1/31/09): "The Nativists Are Restless"-preview of repub immigration strategy

Bush-Cheney- Midas touch

Re: Health Insurance. Does anybody here remember a time when

Rumours are swirling in Kingston that Dudus

More War Profiteering: Defective M249 machine guns

Geithner Urges Europe To Repeat US Stress Test Fraud To Restore "Confidence" In Insolvent Ponzi Syst

Chicken Bartering Lowden Won't Answer Questions re: Civil Rights Act

Who's listening to Issa on GEM$NBC

Hide the watermelons folks, they're coming back.

Shop for the cheapest (not-BP) gas at gasbuddy.com

Bigger than the Exxon Valdez

Dupe

Willie Nelson says goodbye to the braids

Plaquemines Parish Nungesser has called for Admiral Thad Allen's (Coast Guard Head)termination

Over the course of their histories, have Harvard and Yale churned out an unusually high number of

Woman loses $28,000 car over casino technicality

Let's Highjack the Republican Party !!!!

Sneaking New Nukes Into War Spending

36 POINTS!

Souls in ICE

Anybody else having trouble getting a live feed of the BP oil spill?

U.S Prepares to Deport Thousands of Veterans

Census takers targeted 113 times this month

Cutting Child Care, Welfare and Head Start - On the Backs of Women

May 27 Quinnipiac Poll (CT Sen) Blumenthal is behind McMahon...

Head of MMS being fired.

Legendary broadcaster Art Linkletter is dead at 97

Legendary broadcaster Art Linkletter is dead at 97

Justice Souter may be retired, but he still works

Palin potential 2012 presidential bid dead in the water?

Bobby Jindal and the two-faces of the modern Republican Party

The Oil Drum - A Comparison of Flows, A Little Optimism, and a Live Comment Thread

GOP Argues Against 9/11 Hero Care

Just heard on AM Radio "It's Official, Oil Spill now largest in US History"

Oil spill: Republicans are so ... ironic

Sharron Angle, Nevada Senate Candidate: 'I Am The Tea Party'

Barbour: Mississippi joins lawsuit against 'Big Gubmint' HCR

Biden: We will leave Iraq on time

Kitten survives wild ride in washing machine, after going through full cycle

Tell EPA: Take away BP's billions in federal contracts

BP’s Ties to Agency Are Long and Complex (Chu)

Mark Twain To Reveal All After 100 Year Wait

AP sources: Elizabeth Birnbaum fired as director of the US Minerals Management Service

The Gulf of Mexico has become the physical manifestation of Dick Cheney

Silly Bandz Bracelet Craze: School Ban Over Distraction

Fuck you Obama and congressional Dems.

The hair idea was judged not feasible after a technical evaluation

Okay, I'm hoping Obama does commandeer the supertankers

After watching Rachel's report on the Mexican oil disaster 30 years ago,

Time to introduce once again THE WINDHUNTER

O'LOOFAH yuks it up with Black guest, tells him he looks like a drug dealer

What in the sam hill does a life coach do, and who in the world would hire one?

Scientists discover new plume of oil beneath the Gulf

Obama Press Conference just started ----

There'd better be MANY MORE heads rolling over this...say SALAZAR, for real.

Leave a leaf on Anne Frank's tree. . .

Virginia Republicans Flub New Ad

BREAKING: Top kill stops Gulf oil leak (Coast Guard report)

Imagine for a second if James O'Keefe were named Abdul bin Tariq

Toronto Police Get 'Sound Cannons' for G20

Why a filibuster of the Defense approps bill due to DADT is not an option for bringing troops home.

One more reason Salazar should go ... Public Wolf Hunts

Everything old is new again

BP Pledges To Continue Being Huge Profitable Corporation

Rick Perry, secessionist and Welfare Queen

Rick Perry, secessionist and Welfare Queen

Where were you when the Gulf Environmental Disaster struck? N/T...

Hypersonic aircraft shatters aviation records

Anyone watching the live feed with Brian Williams and Chuck Todd?

Proof Rand Paul's views on the Civil Rights Act matter now...

Proof Rand Paul's views on the Civil Rights Act matter now...

Obama has a great chance today to ask the America

An agitated Palin refers to Alaska's 350-acre Lake Lucille as "the family's swimming hole."

America’s Space Fighter: New Threat to Humanity

MMS chief of staff now works for BP

Rethug Mike Pence supports more oil drilling off of everyones coast but not his own

MMS head "Heck of a job" Lizzie gets the Axe

Rand Paul opposed Opthalmology Certification process so started his own Board:

DoD raises status of medical care in war zone

An Idea Whose Time Has Come

Foreclosure Judges that "Get it"...time to make some calls!

US govt ups estimated flow rate of leak from 5,000 bpd to 19,000bpd.

My choices for a new Secretary of the Interior.

$66,385,000,000

I'm getting real tired of Andrea Mitchell and others at MSNBC

***President Obama's Press Conference*** Thread One

A TSUNAMI WARNING IS IN EFFECT - 7.6 Earthquake 160 miles from Vanuatu

Praise Goldline and pass the CAPTIONs. Please come do Head Wreck.

Transcend a turgid Thursday by CAPTIONing this tea party huckster!!

Obama: There will be a response shortly on the Sestak issue

Fierce hurricane season predicted

***Congressional Hearing on BP Spill***

Have any large naturally-occurring oil leakage events happened?

Bill Nye the Science guy explains how Top Kill works

There were stories about a consulting company on the BOP that, when BP refused

Pollster: More Voters Know McMahon, Less They Like Her

Obama will appoint a commission? How about a prosecutor Mr. President???

caption Newt...

Magnitude 7.4 - VANUATU Update: POSSIBILITY OF A DESTRUCTIVE REGIONAL TSUNAMI

Politico: Palin neighbor sought author as tenant

Thanks Tweety!! Like I keep posting here, WHERE ARE THE TANKERS??

As long as Sestak leaves the White House twisting in the wind, should he expect anything. . .

Chicken suit ban at NV polling places? Eh, not so much (pic)

San Francisco Chronicle: Teach your children not so well

In Chicago Area, BP gas is suddenly much cheaper...

8th Annual National Latino Writers Conference (Albuquerque, NM) Keynote Speech

Silly Bandz Bracelet Craze: School Ban Over Distraction

Oil Spill Cleanup Workers: We’re Getting Sick From Lack of Protective Gear

Toddler smokes 40 cigarettes a day

Deepwater Horizon Response's photostream Overflight of top kill operations

right on Helen Thomas!

Mutant fungus threatens global wheat supply: scientists

CT Poll: Blumenthal 56, McMahon 31

Kenneth Starr arrested

***President Obama's Press Conference*** Thread Two

Let's give up the empire

Ohio House backs making teen 'sexting' crime

Day Late, Dollar Short Dupe Sorry

One Party is ALWAYS willing to investigate, prosecute and impeach and the other is NEVER willing to

One Party is ALWAYS willing to investigate, prosecute and impeach and the other is NEVER willing to

School's out for summer

Poll: Halter Leads Lincoln By Three Points

Obama's FRTG Provides Preliminary Estimate Of Oil Flowing from BP Oil Well (12K to 19K bpd)

Parents from PAVE Charter speak out with the help of public school parents.

How low can they go? ....... Fundies say end of DADT will mean more gay rape in the military

Coast Guard approves protective sand barrier

Saudi King slams intelligence leak

Newest Threads at The Oil Drum--A Very Dynamic Situation and the TopKill Setback

Anyone seen this ad yet?

"Soup to nuts..."

Link to information on the Gulf Stream, ocean currents warming eastern US, Canada and Europe...

Please make sure every New Jersey teacher sees Gov. Christie tell a teacher to

Morocco's largest authorized Islamist group "outraged" over concert by "famous homosexual singer"

Rand Paul Toon: Rand Justice For All (not sure if this has been posted before)

Lieberman is open to supporting Linda McMahon??

Fair & Balanced Frank Luntz gathers "average Americans" to share their thoughts on Sean Hannity

indecent exposure - anybody seen any DICK?

Setback - BP had to halt its ambitious effort to plug its stricken oil well in the Gulf of Mexico

Nearly $1 billion to provide security for world leaders during G8/G20...Everyday citizens?Tough sh*t

Nearly $1 billion to provide security for world leaders during G8/G20...Everyday citizens?Tough sh*t

Nearly $1 billion to provide security for world leaders during G8/G20...Everyday citizens?Tough sh*t

Nearly $1 billion to provide security for world leaders during G8/G20...Everyday citizens?Tough sh*t

Nearly $1 billion to provide security for world leaders during G8/G20...Everyday citizens?Tough sh*t

Nearly $1 billion to provide security for world leaders during G8/G20...Everyday citizens?Tough sh*t

Next time you hear "BP Oil Leak is Obama's Katrina".....

Yes foreigners must register with the Federal Governemnt

Anti-Immigrant Rage Is Older Than The Nation Itself (Historian Kenneth C. Davis)

Oily ship enters Mobile Bay, sparks anger

So. This is a "success"?

So. This is a "success"?

Oil Tankers used to store oil offshore to keep prices high

Thanks mods.

Health insurance premiums to jump 12-23% -- sure glad we "reformed" that industry

Ft Worth Police Chief pitches testosterone therapy to his officers

Dad forces son to eat bad school report

The rethugs are always wrong almost immediately, but....

I thanked a WWII Vet today for his service. He was shocked.

A new freeperism for the day: "There are subtile risks to posing as a Republican."

Israeli officials say navy will stop flotilla of blockade-busting ships before it reaches Gaza

The BP oil spill scares me silly. Look a few years down the road (worst case scenario--or not?)

Maddow on Gulf: shows oil companies have increased risk, neglected safety.

14-year-old Camden girl pleads guilty to torture killing

Mass. Senate passes crackdown on illegal immigrants

2 of 4 joint chiefs wrongly think DADT compromise repeals the law immediately;send letters to McCain

I need to thank someone!

50 cent after losing 54 pounds in 9 weeks on liquid diet (for film)

ed rendell.....blow me

This is what I don't get when it comes to Illegal Immigratation - why are we blaming them?

What is the latest news on

Time for Salazar to Go?

Teabaggers won't buy healthcare....or spellcheck

Teabaggers won't buy healthcare....or spellcheck

Charter school bill passes House (NC)

DELETE - Dupe

Matthews just commented to Chuck Todd that Obama hates the press - notoriously.

it ain't over yet, they've hit a snag

BP's "Hole in the Bottom of the Sea" - This video's gonna go viral!

Are you ready for the big internet crunch?

The Cult of SubPrime Central Bankers

rainbow yesterday

TRMS last night was about the Gulf oil spill in 1979, how it lasted 9 months

New project aims for fusion ignition (alternative to oil? -- 5/10/2010 story)

Dupe....ignore

Congress has drawn their line in the sand against the 99ers

O’Reilly Tells African-American Columbia University Professor That he Looks Like a ‘Cocaine Dealer’

DCCC launches interactive site to vote on Republican ideas

GOP Lawmaker Urges Support For Gay Rights

Press conference on top kill & relief efforts scheduled at 5.30 it seems

Serious questions about the operation in Tivoli Gardens

What ya talking about Willis

People who dislike geeks and nerds tend to be in average more right-wing than the general population

NYT reporting they've temporarily halted top kill, but the news shows aren't

New protests gearing up in Athens......

Since when does BRITISH Petroleum make and enforce laws in the United States?

Is there any difference between Kim Jong II and Dick Cheney?

BPGlobalPR Announcement: bp is in desperate need of some positive visual PR. Anything goes.

Iran: Obama's other oil spill

Sometime you have to get a little pissed off....

Mary Cheney Group Vs. Disclosure

The surge is on in Afghanistan, but it's (again) not what you may think....

Where Oil Has Made Landfall: a map with details about each area & what has been found there.

Steve Eisman's Next Big Short: For-Profit Colleges

Putin to attend security forum in Turkey on June 8

The Rude Pundit - Family Research Council: "Pray that Gay Rapists Don't Infiltrate Khaki Ass"

Now this is solid reporting from the DPRK

24 to 48 hours before the outcome is known

Tehran agreement on uranium will allow peaceful resolution of Iranian nuclear program - Lavrov

Bill by Schumer and Cornyn would require ID to buy prepaid cellphones

OK, DUers, you be the judge:

When will Chuckles Schumer get the primary that he clearly deserves?

When will Chuckles Schumer get the primary that he clearly deserves?

World’s Wealthy Tapped for Cash as Governments Tax High Incomes

Toyota Distributors Recall 424,000 Vehicles for Tire Labels

Toyota Distributors Recall 424,000 Vehicles for Tire Labels

Who are these Dept of Minerals Management employees with the atrocious behavior?

Limbaugh openly confirms Bush criminal negligence.

LOL Freeper fears Obama "silenced the last ten minutes of Glenn Beck"

Think Bobby Jindal is above using a disaster for political posturing

NO TWEETY the problem is that YOU DO NOT know how the chain of command works

NO TWEETY the problem is that YOU DO NOT know how the chain of command works

NO TWEETY the problem is that YOU DO NOT know how the chain of command works

Ugh, the mayor of Minneapolis is blaming gang-related violence on POT SMOKERS!

Ugh, the mayor of Minneapolis is blaming gang-related violence on POT SMOKERS!

Ugh, the mayor of Minneapolis is blaming gang-related violence on POT SMOKERS!

The One Thing Cheney Was Right About: Governing Based on Public Opinion Polls is Ridiculous

Anyone ever seen a study that shows what percentage of oil consumption is due to autos?

Anyone ever seen a study that shows what percentage of oil consumption is due to autos?

just saw a commercial for panama city, florida

We are less likely to 'feel the pain' of people from other races, a study suggests

BPspeak

CNN's John King is putting the wood to BP's COO.

So how did BP perform in the market today?

"Top Kill" Round 2 is underway

"Mexicans won't serve in the Navy"...

Bill Nye (The Science guy) on CNN now.

I think "America Speaking Out" has begun the purge

This is an absolute hoot

Top Kill has restarted.

Why do we hate Veterans this much? Doesn't This Shame the USA?

Edit - DADT repeal, Stinky beat me to it

504,000 gallons to 1,000,000 gallons of oil .... a FUCKING DAY.

What is the mud made of and how safe is it ?

(9/11) First responder devices still can’t talk to each other, Congress told

Barreling Toward Peak Oil

Toon: Libertarianism- confusing the RW

So BP stopped the top kill for 16 hours and didn't tell That Allen. He was interviewed

TONIGHT, 10 pm EST: NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC Channel Special on the Gulf Oil Spill

Rush Getting Married Next Week in Palm Beach..

DADT repeal voted out of Senate committee.

My answer to Issa, Mourning Schmoe, Mika Mouse, and the rest on the Sestak Job Offer

Dolphin Trainer for FLIPPER Tells us Why Dolphins Don't Belong in Captivity

Dolphin Trainer for FLIPPER Tells us Why Dolphins Don't Belong in Captivity

Poll: Americans say GOP can better handle threats to U.S.

Salon: "...through sheer force of will and the devotion of her cult..."

Obama wishes US soccer team luck in World Cup

ROFL, just turned on Morning Schmo and saw his pick for #8 Favorite Song Ever

ROFL, just turned on Morning Schmo and saw his pick for #8 Favorite Song Ever

BP now stands for Beyond Plausible

New Poll Shows Us in the Lead!

Ohio Radio Station Runs Contest To ‘Spend A Weekend Chasing Aliens’ In Phoenix

Ohio Radio Station Runs Contest To ‘Spend A Weekend Chasing Aliens’ In Phoenix

KY Kos Poll: Paul 44, Conway 41

Doctor Arrested For DUI On Way To Perform Surgery

Obama: Jews' outlook on the future should be a lesson to all Americans

Freepers prepare for Military draft because "no sane person would volunteer" after DADT repeal

Prominent Oil Industry Insider: "There's Another Leak, Much Bigger, 5 to 6 Miles Away"

"I'm telling you, Dad. He really BPed it."

Where the fuck is that...

A blessing and a curse

GOP, lead by McCain, prepared to FILIBUSTER TROOP FUNDING over DADT

Oil Math

Malia: "Did you plug the hole yet, Daddy?"

Is Sarah Palin's breaking wasilla codes?

Obama Names Two to United States District Court

Everyone get on "America Speaking Out" NOW!!

This is a time ALL Americans , and people of all nationalities need to be coming together. We need

Progressive/Liberal Radio and TV fails because of ...

Sea Shepherd captain's trial begins

Our next two songs on oldies night are dedicated to the GOOP -- Greedy Old Oil Party.

Blue Dog Dems Hold Up Jobs Bill....Unemployment Extention...

Question to tech savy DU'ers

Obama's BP -- from Rantings from Florida (blog)

Hey, so how many people, "experts" that is, were watching the

BREAKING: House passes DADT repeal!

Palin makes good on fence threat...TaliBunny will spend some of that $12 mil to block author's view

As I keep my fingers crossed regarding the oil "plugging", I have an over arching worry...

Uncertainty over Medicare pay sets doctors on edge

Topkill has failed to stop flow of oil

Topkill has failed to stop flow of oil

Across coastal Louisiana, officials lament ineffective oil spill command structure

Buddy, Can You Spare $200 Billion?

One man walking.

Well, ya gotcher Bee Pee, ya gotcher EPA...

Poll: Do You Think BP Executives should face Federal Criminal Prosecution and Federal Prison Time?

Detecting a crime before it happens

Exploited immigrants, unaware of labor laws, afraid to fight mistreatment

Dems cut health subsidies to salvage jobs bill

BP: We're Not to Blame by Mark Fiore

BP: We're Not to Blame by Mark Fiore

I wonder how long before the "BOP Kink Five" get a YouTube

If this were anything but a DADT repeal, I would probably be against this process.

GOP PREPARED TO FILIBUSTER TROOP FUNDING OVER DADT....

There's another hummingbird cam on nest with newly hatched baby & 1 egg ready to hatch

Help! I'm playing "Pin the Truth on the Monkey"

Just listened to the presser. No mud pumped for the last 16 hours....

What do you think of this suggestion I made last night re: DADT repeal implementation?

What do you think of this suggestion I made last night re: DADT repeal implementation?

Proposition: The level of incomptence shown at the gusher

Attracting the Next Generation

Marine Biologist Carl Safina on the BP Oil Spill’s Ecological Impact on the Gulf Coast and Worldwide

The DADT repeal is a Big F***ing Deal

OrganizingForAmerica: Won't you please thank Senator Senior Name?

DADT repeal passes House on a Bipartisan Vote - 229 Ds & 5 Rs Yeas

FCIC Has to Force (In ALL CAPS subpoena ) Buffett to Testify on Ratings Agencies

Cable news networks should disclose how much they've taken from BP

Anyone watching the House Republicans using old Colin Powell quotes to bash gay soldiers?

Quitter's neighbor sought McGINNISS to rent to. New fence-wall or not, the locals will spill guts!1

Did Thad Allen and President Obama know that top kill was halted last night at 12am?

Montgomery [Alabama] student in critical but stable condition after fight

Did 100 NAKED people really picket outside the headquarters of Texas BP?

Oklahoma Voters To Decide Whether State Will ‘Opt Out’ of Federal Health Care

House is voting right now on DADT repeal -- CSPAN --

List of businesses the BFEE is involved in

Is it true that THREE BP employees took the Fifth or wouldn't testify?

"The Solution to Pollution is Dilution"

You need to contact Charlie Crist about FL abortion bill.

Republicans Threaten Filibuster Over ‘Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell’ (McCain will support filibuster)

LA Rep Gets Emotional: ..."everything that I know and love is at risk,"

Live Cam Pictures Look Promising

Detroit Public Schools gets donation from PNC Bank's foundation

Might wanna check the BP cam.

Mandatory Thursday Malloy Truthseekers check in!!

Spill Could Make BP Vulnerable to Takeover

why has the media let dick cheney off the hook?

Mary Landrieu: President Obama will pay politically for spill

Question: Did the left treat Carter the same way it's treating Obama?

Question: Did the left treat Carter the same way it's treating Obama?

eeewwwwww - loved Rachel Maddow light saber - this was fun n/t

Embarrassed by the Ignorance of its Base, GOP Removes “New Ideas” from Site (snarker ideas too, lol)

How come you guys haven't told me of David Rovics and his music.....??

Incident At Oglala On TCM

Know that mosque in Lower Manhattan the far right's been bloviating about all week?

If the mud goes in too fast, the pipe could rupture and cause an explosion.

Moving From Disclosure to Prevention of Corporate Politicking

Bet you 100 pesos... when all is said and done, BP will blame one (or more) of the 11 dead

Mississippi Power will proceed with coal plant

May 24, 2010: St. Bernard Parish Town Hall Meeting,"How many times can a room fill with tears?"

Obama On Arizona: Presidents Don't Do Boycotts

A Miraculous New Life for Rescued "Bait" Dog

Louisiana congressman cries discussing spill

Enough is Enough. Strangers attack abusive dad

US money supply plunges at 1930s pace as Obama eyes fresh stimulus

"Its as if the Three Stooges are running this operation"

Has the loop current formed a large cutoff eddy?

Has the loop current formed a large cutoff eddy?

Palin Makes Good on Fence Threat

Why is this the person the one taking the fall? Mary Kendal has

High school students play "Beat the Jew" -- officials "We can't do anything. It's not illegal"

I'll be heading down to The Wall this weekend.

DoD Buzz: Rust and Roll For F-22; HASC Watches JSF

Protests in France

Head Wreck will cry if you don't give him a CAPTION!!!!!

How Christian is Tea Party Libertarianism?

President Obama frames new national security doctrine in terms of peace and diplomacy

What is your opinion on extending unemployment compensation beyond 99 weeks?

So Fox News wants to impeach Obama over something minor

I'm as troubled about the oil spill as the next person...

Obama Refuses to Release List of Pardon Requests

Halliburton did not respond to AP requests for comment.

Dame Margot FONTEYN, the "charmingly lighthearted amateur revolutionary" (re: Panama)

Remember those 44,000 defective military helmets? Guess who they were made by...

Support for female circumcision stirs controversy in US

Obama extends stop on deepwater wells

Time For Another Darwin Award

Change in BOP video - one of the holes is partially blockec

Change in BOP video - one of the holes is partially blockec

I'm sorry--how is the opposition to the proposed NYC mosque not out-and-out bigotry?

How The U.S. Government Killed The Safest Car Ever Built

New 23 mile long, sub-surface plume found.

Sacrificing Women to the Budget Gods

January 2001, after his installation as POTUS, GWB appointed Christine Todd Whitman EPA head

Today is the 87th birthday of Henry Kissinger...let other DUers express themselves in this thread

When's the last time you hand wrote a letter? in cursive?

Toon: Sarah's in Luck!

OUTRAGEOUS: BP STOPPING Cleanup Workers from Wearing Respirators.....

7,000 Miles Non-Stop

Low wages are one of the most ANTI-FAMILY policies in American history.

We are ALL complicit.

It's the End of the World as the Fundies Know It, and I feel fine.......

"We are one people..."

THE ACLU FIGHTS FOR CHRISTIANS

So Republicans believe in Socialism after all

PETA protest in England

PETA protest in England

Poll: Jerry Brown Way Ahead Of Republicans For CA-GOV

DADT REPEAL PASSES THE HOUSE!!!

Only 33 people show up to see Karl Rove at book signing in Grand Rapids

"Ghost of 'Total Information Awareness'" by Coleen Rowley (4-15-10 Consortium News)

'We Need to Train an Army of Ninja Cats': A GOP Site Gets Hijacked

Palin disgruntled neighbor sought Joe McGinniss as tenant because the Palins owed them money

Emergency school funding bill added on to WAR funding legislation!!

Emergency school funding bill added on to WAR funding legislation!!

Emergency school funding bill added on to WAR funding legislation!!

Is it true Atty General Eric Holder came from the oil industry?

(warning, graphic video) Here in Michigan, the new texting while driving ban

Mexico's Calderon thanks RCMP

Family asked to pay for car damage after dog run over and killed

More snark posts on the GOP website from "Mother Jones"- Good for a LOL these days

BP Blaming Employees For The Gusher

i did not hire Obama

The Impact of Health Care Reform on Employers

is this even possible? "It is raining oil in Florida"

riser seems to be leaking worse?

Harvard study finds increased gov’t spending results in unemployment

You may never have to search for a parking space again (Hiriko Citycar) - pics and video

It’s Good To Be King!

The New York Times' tactical Blumenthal omission

DEEP WATER HORIZON RESPONSE TEAM

GOP wants local couple's web site shut down

NYC proposes mandatory saving for homeless with jobs

James O'Keefe Gets Only 3 Years Probation...

She lost her job. Her husband died. Then HOA foreclosed her $150,000 home and sold it... for $3100

BP Now owns the Airspace Above the Spill, too - Bars Journalist from Flying Over It

BP Now owns the Airspace Above the Spill, too - Bars Journalist from Flying Over It

OMG the caller on Stephanie

Radio host Kevin Price: Receive government benefits... lose your right to vote

The Joys of Hate

Alternet: 10 Shocking Facts About The BP Oil Spill You Need (But Don't Want) To Know

Cheers for "top kill"!

BREAKING!! President Obama just admitted Peak Oil on national TV.

Who do you personally think should be held accountable for the Gulf Gusher?

Teens Beat Raccoon To Death While On Church Camping Trip

No pups for sale? Cities ban pet shops

Bill Gates to Congress: Let us hire more foreigners

Crude Awakening - Ocean Futures

Thoughts on the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, and business in general

Thoughts on the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, and business in general

Houston right wing talk show host calls for bombing of a Mosque

Latest country music has-been smearing Obama...

Sorry Mr. President. YOU appointed Ken Salazar as Interior Secretary & YOU lifted the 30 year

Why Carville has NO RIGHT to attack Obama on this disaster. He knew damn well what Cheney was up to

I Genuinely Feel Sorry for President Obama tonight.

I Genuinely Feel Sorry for President Obama tonight.

Man who uncovered Israel's 1975 apartheid nuke offer talks to RT News

Andrew Cuomo, his running mate, and "New Democratic Party" to fight public employee unions?

Raccoons Damage Brevard Home

Apparently Rachel Maddow now works the Pentagon channel.

Does American Success in the World matter?

Indians Want Mining Stopped

BP representative: “Louisiana isn’t the only place that has shrimp!”

This Oil Spill Is A Great Opportunity To Open A Discussion About Science v Make Believe

Check in if you're not buying any gas from anyone until they PLUG THE DAMN HOLE

Emily Dickinson's poetry blooms at New York Botanical Garden exhibit.

Alliance for Justice audience shares the convictions of honoree 'Law & Order'.

Soap Opera Update

Your Touch

Ain't Nothing Like You: Hoochie Coo

In the mean time, in the mean time, they don't bother me.

Just Got To Be

Why Can't I Forget Him?

Bearing in mind the seriousness of the situation, but doesn't the crisis

Stephen Colbert was right.

Sometimes you just have to get a little pissed off...

BP's latest attempt to stop the oil gusher:

What does "quist" mean in names? I mean names like Lundquist. nt

What major piece of legislation have the republicans passed over the years

New Social Networking Site Changing The Way Oh, Christ, Forget It

Falcon Cam -- Birds To Get Banded Today - 1:00 p.m. Eastern time.

http://600673.com/

Watsonville man arrested for concealed sword after he complains his lottery tickets aren't winners

Existentialist Firefighter Delays 3 Deaths

Entire Facebook Staff Laughs As Man Tightens Privacy Settings

Happy National Grape Popscicle Day!!!! (I kid you not!)

Highway construction sign tampered with (with pics)...

You know, why can't I have an anteater as a pet?

When is one old enough to have a "senior moment?"

Ozzy Osbourne --> Wax Museum --> Hilarity

Keith Urban covers Tumbling Dice

TRUE/FUNNY!!!! cop frees dog from fence, dog ends up in driver's seat - video link....

Do you use--or not use--spell checker? And why or why not?

Why this: "Up 99% in popularity this week" re: "Stuart Smalley Saves His Family"

I play this game when I watch TV

for fun

Human Centipede, the game!

British DUers, do you say 'indeed'?

If you like puzzles, and need a break from everything else

Have you ever given a rat sass?

Have you ever riven a rat's ass?

ow ow ow ... "anomalous motion illusions" ...

"IRON BABY" Iron Man Parody Video

George McGovern Said That He Drove Across The U.S. Listening to Willie Nelson

Toddler smokes 40 cigarettes a day

Username changes, can they happen?

Dad forces son to eat bad school report

i've been strumming my pain with my finger

This is the best explanation of L O S T I've seen

Lets talk about sex (ed) baby

Bjork - Isobel (live)

NBC's "100 Questions"

French house

"It's a MAN, baby!"

Another Lucy Pretty Kitty pic - Those Beautiful Green Eyes

Venus Williams at the French Open

Weird... new CD by The Black Keys has heat-sensitive surface

Sister Brain Surgery Update

Kitten survives wild ride in washing machine, after going through full cycle

I've got a brand new show starting right now. Go ahead and tune in!

How do bad movies get made?

7 x 13 = 28

Know what all the LOST addicts are watching now?

The Lost Finale: How it could have been off the awesome chart

Best LOL Cat Evah!

Spoon - "The Underdog"

Howdy Balls

What are your Memorial Day Weekend plans?

Hilarious Sex and the City 2 review

Bohemian Like You (uncensored) - The Dandy Warhols

Amazing Bjork music video - sexy girl robots.

Like peas in a pod

This is so very wrong.

Do you need coffee to get you going in the morning?

Spoiler wanted please?

I attribute my joint problems today to all the squat thrusts I had to do in gym class. n/t

I have access to a free beach house and no one to go with.

Great time waster

A coupla i-phone apps I like.

Do you make up your bed everyday?

White House Jester tragically beheaded.

You know how to get attention in Chatroulette?

Check in here if you hate Willie Nelson's new haircut.

Can I make chocolate chip cookies with maple sugar?

God is concept by which we measure our pain

I became a cat mom for time this evening

Have you ever given a rat's ass?

I don't like where this thread is going.

This is how we rolled in 1969

A sunny spring day in Coeur d’Alene, Idaho (pictures attached; dial-up warning)

Favorite U2 song?

Cat question

Latest Republican Bullshit Story (with Snopes debunking)

Rosie Huntington to replace Megan Fox in "Transformers 3" (with pics)

Which superhero should be President?

My friend is dying..

Gratuitous pictures of my horse

War on Korean Peninsula: High Tension Prompts Scenarios

Jump Start: NUMMI Is Reborn For Electric Cars

HUGE: BP May Have Stopped The Leak

‘Major US newspapers censor Obama’s support of Iran fuel swap,’ US media

BP's Photo Blockade of the Gulf Oil Spill

U.S. Intel Official: North Korea Is Bluffing

Oil-Spill Spin: Who Can You Trust?

Trinidad and Tobago swears in first woman PM

Why is pie mankind's greatest invention?

Inuit call for Arctic offshore oil drilling moratorium

BP Used Riskier Method to Seal Oil Well Before Blast

BP Attempts ‘Top Kill’ Method to Seal Oil Well in Gulf

EU To Review Offshore Drilling Rules In Wake Of BP Spill

After days of death and violence, man U.S. wanted disappears

Blast kills six outside theatre in Stavropol, Russia

BP Deepwater Horizon operations were six weeks behind schedule, documents say

BP wants Houston judge with oil ties to hear spill cases

Obama to extend freeze on offshore oil permits

14-year-old Camden girl pleads guilty to torture killing

Both sides in Arizona immigration dispute plan protests Saturday

(Amnesty International) Report 2010: Global justice gap condemns millions to abuse

Scientists: Gulf Oil Spill Surpasses Exxon Valdez

Climate change no longer 'crap': Abbott says man makes a difference

Volcano's big brother issues ominous warning

7 in hospital receiving treatment for contact with dispersant

US can no longer support world economy: Geithner

Deepwater Oil Spill - A Comparison of Flows, A Little Optimism, and a Live Comment Thread

Police vent to Holder on Arizona immigration law

FDA: Tylenol referred to crime division

Evidence mounts that oil to impact Florida Straits by weekend

Obama redefines national security strategy, looks beyond military might

N. Korea to scrap anti-clash pact with South

Democrats stop bid to send 6,000 troops to border

6 workers contaminated by French radioactive leak

U.S. oil agency chief quits

'Top kill' stops gulf oil leak for now, official says

Scientists say more Gulf oil flowing than thought

French strikers rally over pension reform

BP worker takes 5th, making prosecution a possibility

Coast Guard approves protective sand barrier

Identity cards scrap plan to be outlined by Home Office (UK)

Republican Senators Call for Special Prosecutor in Sestak Case

News Conference

BP has no comment on halting U.S. Gulf oil flow

Crist now supports DADT repeal compromise

Pat Tillman Elected to College Football Hall of Fame

Cleanup Boats Sent to Shore After More Workers Get Sick

MMS chief Elizabeth Birnbaum ousted, officials say

Elizabeth Birnbaum Fired as Director of MMS

WWF welcomes landmark Norway, Indonesia agreement on deforestation

Retina Created from Human Embryonic Stem Cells

Palin aides worked to sell Alaska gas deal

Palin aides worked to sell Alaska gas deal

MIT to cut electricity use by 15 percent over three years

New Thread at TOD--A Very Dynamic Situation and the Top Kill Setback

'Doughnut hole' Medicare drug rebates start going to seniors soon(Next 2 Weeks)

Police: Witness to iPhone theft shoots at suspects, faces own arrest

Senate Panel Votes to Repeal ‘Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell’ Policy

Mass. Senate passes crackdown on illegal immigrants

IDF to intercept Gaza-headed flotilla

BP pauses effort to stop Gulf oil leak

Detecting a crime before it happens

BP: 'Top kill' fails to stop flow so far (junk shot tonight)

Taliban kill tribal elder, wife and son in Pakistan

Anti-whaling activist pleads guilty to 4 charges in Japan

Blumenthal still way ahead in poll; Approval rating dips, but McMahon's negatives rise

Mexico's Supreme Court upholds law giving rape victims morning-after birth control pill

Mexico's Supreme Court upholds law giving rape victims morning-after birth control pill

Tennessee Senate overrides governor’s veto of guns-in-bars bill

UN publishes report on Colombia military killings

13th suicide attempt this year at Chinese factory

13th suicide attempt this year at Chinese factory

Indigenous group lynches four policemen in Bolivia

Obama: Gov't in charge of oil disaster response

Lieberman open to backing Republican in Connecticut Senate race

Australia launches court action over whaling

BP Halts ‘Top Kill’ Effort to Seal Leaking Oil Well

Clinton spotlights U.S. debt as diplomatic threat

Judge signals OK for Oakland gang injunction

I am OK!

North Korea scraps South Korea military safeguard pact

US Oil Spill Clean-up Boats Recalled After Crews Fall ill

‘McCarthyite’ provision in defense bill targets ACLU lawyers

Bill on jobless benefits, state financial help scaled back

Singapore closes beaches as oil spill spreads

North Sea oil well still unstable (Statoil)

STOCK MARKET WATCH, Thursday May 27

Setback Delays ‘Top Kill’ Effort to Seal Leaking Oil Well in Gulf

Indonesia signs $1 billion deal to slow logging

Financial Adviser Starr Charged With Fraud by U.S.

Ford Said to Plan End of Mercury After Seven Decades

I didn't know they were trying to move the oil platform to a new site

Am I dreaming????

Let's play Thursday Morning Quarterback... What would YOU have done, or what would YOU do...

Gary Coleman in critical condition, Utah hospital says

Anti-whaling activist has 'no regrets' as his trial begins in Tokyo

Italian priests' secret mistresses ask pope to scrap celibacy rule

Arizona Law Already in Effect for Some Immigrants

Oldest Medal of Honor recipient from WWII dies

Wishing upon a czar: Experts want oil-spill chief

** Preview of the President's 12:45pm Press Conference **

Biden: U.S. Troops Will Leave Iraq on Deadline

"They" are making this stuff up in order to hurt Obama re Sestak Bribe

Salazar Delays Arctic Drilling!

Robert Reich: Why Wall Street's Political Poison Is Still Catnip for Many Incumbents

** Heads Up: FLOTUS Announces the Social Innovation Fund, 11:45am EDT **

Senate panel votes end to 'don't ask, don't tell'

I saw a live feed of the "top kill" doing its thing. Everything seems to have slowed down a bit..

Vet faces eviction for displaying flag

Netanyahu: Time for direct talks with Palestinians..

BREAKING: 'Top kill' effort succeeds in blocking oil leak, Coast Guard admiral says

Public Campaign: President Obama on Fair Elections in March, 2007

When your Republican friends complain about the Gulf Oil Spill

Obama fires MMS head

Chicken Lady too Chicken S*** to Publicly Support the Civil Rights Act

Slow recovery keeps unemployment high

Just turned off CNN

On Sestak "job offer," Darrell Issa is being a typical desperate idiotic Republican

omg, our troops are going to turn into Klinger!

omg, our troops are going to turn into Klinger!

Obama: Jews' outlook on the future should be a lesson to all Americans

Suggestions re: how to rid ourselves of a horrible adult cat

Justice Department Gearing Up to Challenge AZ Immigration Law.

Justice Department Gearing Up to Challenge AZ Immigration Law.

Mrs Greenspan sets the tone with the first sentence of her show....

Witnesses, Evidence Mounting Against Haley

So who will be the one to ask about Sestak?

Kerry: Communications Infrastructure Can't Leave Behind Disabled Americans

CSPAN Video: Today's Press Conference by President Obama

I'm sorry but who ever is Obama's Communications person is needs to be REPLACED ASAP!!!

New Poll indicates Senate race in KY could be tight come November

Presser Prelude to Tomorrow

Reaction will get ugly (Obama newser)

Peru detains indigenous leader

Peru detains indigenous leader

Rove: Yes, the Gulf Spill Is Obama's Katrina

Today's Press Briefing: The Twitter Play by Play

Checks to seniors with high drug bills out earlier

U.S. Senate Rejects Exit Timetable for Afghanistan

There are 2 types of people in this world.

REVOLVING DOOR between industry and Interior Dept. continues with this administration

Treating American Muslims Like Citizens vs. Treating Them Like Threats

Gallup's Presidential Approval Ratings

Obama ends his news conference today saying that he is responsible

Bristol Palin thinks her mom should run in 2012. And she doesn't approve of Obama

PIC- Obamas goes to Chicago for Memorial Day Weekend

Is McCain STILL a "war hero"?

House now debating DADT, and other amendments to the Defense Appropriations bill.

House now debating DADT, and other amendments to the Defense Appropriations bill.

Pres. Obama knew that the Head of MMS had been Fired and said so during the Press Conference.

DADT Passes the Senate Armed Services Committee: 16-12

Reagan and George H.W. Bush both had representatives lay wreaths on Memorial Day

** HEADS-UP: MSNBC's Dylan Ratigan is Hosting The Young Turks (LIVE VIDEO) **

** HEADS-UP: MSNBC's Dylan Ratigan is Hosting The Young Turks (LIVE VIDEO) **

"BP stops, restarts 'top kill' effort"

Beck ties the White House to "soft revolution" and warns that eventually "they start just shooting p

Census takers targeted 113 times this month

Obama is NOT Superman

Obama does right thing, vows official response on Sestak

Ahhhhmmm...scuse me...but shouldn't the Gov't be doing something to Prepare? Like FAMINE PREVENTION

NYT: BP Resumed Pumping Mud this evening

North Korea warns it will meet war with 'all-out war'

BP spill worse than Exxon Valdez, what exactly are the media critics expecting?

OBAMA's PRESS CONVERENCE over GULF GUSHER!

The Media Seems Angrier About Obama Than BP

Australia takes action against Japan on whaling

Just to acknowledge Obama's help, Mary Landrieu says he will pay a political price for the BP spill?

** House is Debating DADT Tonight, Watch on CSPAN **

I feel like the media wanted Obama to say he's in charge just so they can blame him more when

GOP Bullshit Stories, Vol. LXXVIII

Why the younger generation doesn't care about the debate over the latest Supreme Court nominee.

How many of these people have gone down to the gulf coast to help clean up oil?

Obama's daughter toughest question than Media

Many feared hurt in India train explosion and crash

We are not ready for a true data/cyber attack disaster like the BP oil spill

House votes to end 'don't ask, don't tell'

Obama showed he grasps depths of global challenge

Photos: Did you save the world yet, Daddy? (The Obama Presidency, Day 493)

Rachel Maddow's "Geek Week"

President Obama was Informed, forthright and human in the News Conference

LIEberman open to throwing Blumenthal under the bus & Supporting McMahon

U.N. Official Set to Ask U.S. to End C.I.A. Drone Strikes

KY-Sen: Paul has (only) a Narrow Lead over Conway

Since Obama said the spill is now his responsibility, SEIZE BP ASSETS BY MIDNIGHT

"BP restarts 'top kill' effort"

**** Heads Up: POTUS Speaks to the Press About the Oil Spill, 12:45pm EDT ****

POTUS: "This legislation will help make our Armed Forces even stronger and more inclusive.."

Does anyone remember Carville foaming at the mouth at Bush over Katrina?

Feeling the Heat from the Press, Obama Releases the Hounds.

Media Matters: Media falsely suggest gov't is ignoring Louisiana barrier plan

Don't you just love Democrats? Landrieu: Obama will pay politically for spill

(Calif. state Sen.) Ashburn: 'No longer willing or able to remain silent' on gay issues

Can someone please explain to me what the big deal is that the WH offered Sestak a job?

It may be a 'big deal' to you, Luke Russert, but Sestak's 'job offer' is way down on our list

Out: Narwhals, In: ...

Congress, Obama Take Sudden Interest in Synthetic Biology

The next controversy. Obama didn't stay in Louisiana long enough

Rove Gets Schooled

Blumenthal has a 25 point lead on McMahon and Tweety's head is about to EXPLODE

Why does John King think Americans give a shit about Carville and fucking Mary Matalin

Matthew Simmons, Oil Industry Insider: "There's another leak, much bigger, 5 to 6 miles away"

The answer as to why Europe is still in the economic crisis the US got out of

ZAPPA fan ALERT ..."Greasy Love Songs" ("Cruising With Ruben & The Jets" deluxe reissue)

"Top kill" halts flow of oil and gas, admiral says

Armed Mexican Pirates Terrorize Texas Lake

Forget Obama. Forget Carville. Listen to Rep Melancon.

Obama: Critics 'don't know the facts'

Rescued Circus Lions Will Taste Freedom On Memorial Weekend

Who would you want as President right now?

Axelrod on Carville

I'd just like to say that John Kerry is one of the good guys.

I am so damn sick of the President having to take responibilty for everyone elses screw ups

Sometimes Democrats shot themselfs in the foot like Joe Sastak

Issa is leading the charge for the impeachment..

Halter takes 47-44 lead over Lincoln in Arkansas run-off

Hypersonic aircraft shatters aviation records

U.N. Official Set to Ask U.S. to End C.I.A. Drone Strikes

It's interesting how few "journalists" have bothered to ask Jindal, et al how they square their

Post an old song! (with vid)

I thought Obama gave a terrific news conference

Spain austerity plan scrapes through parliament

(Sandra Day) O'Connor: Arizona must show it's not biased

Anti-Semitic ("Beat the Jew") student game spurs outrage (Southern California)

Does Sestak have a right to be pissed?

Army Killings Rear Head in Presidential Campaign

APNewsBreak: New, giant sea oil plume seen in Gulf

Top Kill has failed

25 Questions To Ask Anyone Who Is Delusional Enough To Believe That This Economic Recovery Is Real

Honduras now 'more dangerous than Colombia'

House votes to repeal 'don't ask, don't tell'

20 WTF TV Character Deaths

Flashback: How the Exxon Valdez oil spill was not linked to President George H.W. Bush

Hearings: Transocean official denies BP pressured them to complete work quickly

A Winner: Vote Vets New Energy/Oil Spill Ad

Raw Video: Gibbs Ducks Questions on Sestak

Casino Jack And The US of Money - Official Trailer [HD]

The Maglev (train) System And Gaining Federal Funding

Froggy Phone Banking

Papantonio: Time to Prosecute BP

'It's Just Dead Out There...' Anderson Cooper in La. Marsh

Michele Bachmann wants more offshore oil drilling

RICHARD BURR: Nearly $500,000 in Dirty Money from Big Oil

Mitch McConnell: A Million Dollars from Big Oil

VITTER: $750,000 from Big Oil

NASA Satellites' View of Gulf Oil Spill Over Time

RECOVERY ACT BOOSTS JOBS: Why Are Republicans Against America's Workers???

Worst Person In The World...Fox News Actress Megyn Kelly - 05/25/10

Spain austerity victory sparks anger

BP Oil Spill Killing Animals and our life. Paul Chehade

Ode to Sarah Palin, Rush Limbaugh, Ann Coulter, Dick Cheney, and Glenn Beck

Kevin McCarthy, R-CA, takes the Obama's Katrina© talking point out for a stroll as the cameras roll

People power...Oil barriers made from milk jugs!

Couldja be mine, wouldja be mine, won'tcha be my neighbor? Palin's new neighbor loves his freedom.

Young Turks: Crazy Republican Says US Government = Antichrist

Amnesty Intl. Criticizes U.S. in Annual Report

Strike in France

TYT Give It Back Protest In D.C. - June 7, 2010 (w/ PCCC Petition & Facebook Group Links)

Sumatran 2-Year Old Smokes 40 Cigarettes A Day

Helen Thomas Asks President Obama Why We Are Still In Afghanistan

Pearl Jam "Don't Go to BP Amoco"

I Hate You

Kucinich won't vote for finance bill

Labor Beat: Chicago's Save Our Schools Rally

Unofficial Palin Family Member Greta Van Palin Reports On FenceGate

Protesters Will Own The G20 Summit!

BP and corporatism

Point of View Radio Talk Show for May 27, 2010...Michele Bachmann's horrifying marriage statistics

Pearl Jam "Don't Go to BP Amoco" AWESOME protest song!

Steny Hoyer on Repealing Don't Ask Don't Tell

Sonic blaster to be used at G20 protests in Toronto

O’Reilly tells African-American Columbia University professor that he looks like a cocaine dealer

Prominent Oil Industry Insider: "There's Another Leak, Much Bigger, 5 to 6 Miles Away"

Have our privacy rights been eroded to point where the police are coming to your house next?

How many people will watch before this is BANNED forever!.mp4

Bob Weir - "Dancing In The Street" - Earth Day - Justice Through Music

Jack Kingston, R-GA: DADT repeal will censor religious leaders who oppose homosexuality

Time for change

Young Turks: Arizona Cracking Down On Teacher Accents

Louisiana Congressman Charlie Melancon: BP's Gulf Oil Disaster hits home

Young Turks: Anti-Abortion Fetus Dolls Handed Out In Elementary School

Helen Thomas to Obama: When are we going to get out of Afghanistan Spare Us

Oil-Spill Spin: Who Can You Trust?

BP Deepwater Horizon operations were six weeks behind schedule, documents say

Joe Conason: What Rand Really Believes

The New York Times' tactical Blumenthal omission

Gene Lyons is filling in the blanks

Offshore oil vs. offshore wind ... who wins?

Is Europe heading for a meltdown?

2 wells capped in Gulf after problems found in blowout preventers

‘The Internet is a Game Changer’ -- A Paperless World (Ramzy Baroud)

Worker suicides plague Apple contractor Foxconn

The View from Shoe-Top Tall

Deepwater Horizon: This Is What the End of the Oil Age Looks Like

10 Things You Need (But Don't Want) To Know About the BP Oil Spill

Rand Paul has narrow lead over Conway in latest poll

Trusting the Scorpion: BP, the Legacy of Republican Hypocrisy and Democratic Cowardice

Dump Oil and Nuclear Waste at Sea, Proposed Oregon GOP Congressional Candidate

President of Lousiana Shrimp Fisherman's Assc. SPEAKS OUT!

Endless War: It's a Bipartisan Budget Buster

Right-Wing Nutjob Quote-O-Matic

Sen. Bernie Sanders: Oil spill shows drilling is not the answer

Chaos at Chevron Shareholder Meeting

Who Wants to Elect a Millionaire?

AMRI cuts US workforce 10%, and creates 180 jobs in Asia

Is the GOP's Point Man for Recruiting Black Candidates Hiding a Fake Ph.D. and a Violent Past?

The Toronto G20 Police State Crackdown

Halliburton Exploits Gulf Disaster: Seeks Federal 'Mud' Contract

Democrats afraid of Jewish revenge in midterms

Two experts talking about the possibilities of more than one leak on the Gulf Floor

BP Decisions Set Stage for Disaster

Italian priests' secret mistresses ask pope to scrap celibacy rule

What Would U.S. History Look Like If It Were Written By Texas and Arizona?

The Palin Brand

Are Goldman Sachs and the Megabanks Able to Wipe out an Entire Economy with a Keystroke?

On Guard - VoteVets.org Ad on Oil Spill

Ted (I'm-'cured'-of-the-gay) Haggard hustles up new church

Cheney's Chernobyl

Smithsonian witnesses two rare crane hatchings

Drumbeat: May 27, 2010

Ramming Nuclear Power Subsidies Into War Appropriations Bill Is Inappropriate and Should Be Blocked

Newest Threads from The Oil Drum: Deepwater Oil Spill - A Comparison of Flows and a Little Optimism

Global green transportation stimulus funding gets $44 billion boost

Bipartisan Electric Drive Vehicle Deployment Act to be introduced today

NRDC, Sierra Club and Waterkeepers Reach Settlement with EPA on Factory Farm Pollution Lawsuit

New Thread at TOD--A Very Dynamic Situation and the Top Kill Setback

Tassie Salmon farms heading for hot water

So, I hear you ask, what about mercury?

Carbon 'burp' from deep ocean kick-started global warming at end of last Ice Age

UCSB Scientist Discusses Gulf Oil Spill

Kerry-Leiberman bill undermines NRC

Confidential documents show BP Low-Balled Oil Spill Estimates

Underwater kite for tidal power?

Gov. Henry vetoes Oklahoma bill on nuclear power

So ... oil drilling creates radioactive waste? Interesting.

Want to Prevent Oil Spill Disasters? Stop Driving

15 bald eagles born this year on Calif. islands

PSEG Submits Regulatory Filing for New Nuclear Plant Here In New Jersey.

Kerry takes on climate deniers, launches debunking website

MSNBC's Griffin Refuses to Accept Petition To Bring Back David Shuster

WTF? I'm watching the Ginats lose to the Natinals and the attendance is VERY sparse.

Gloat-Free Baseball Scores (Wednesday, May 26)

It appears that Dwight Howard has found his Mojo.

Obama, Biden, Clinton welcome U.S. team (w/ video)

Perkin's second T rescinded...will play Game 6

Giants rally to beat up on Nationals 5-4

Desmond Howard is elected to the College Football Hall of Fame

Argentina squad allowed to enjoy sex during the World Cup

Panda advises kids to get fit

Oakland Raiders seek $9.55M from former QB JaMarcus Russell

I created a DU group on Yahoo to predict the 2010 World Cup matches

Lori Berenson has been granted parole!

Peace caravan to Cuba in July

Brazilian economy poised to overtake UK's

Venezuela: Interview / Ricardo Sanguino, president of the Congress Finance Committee

Mockus; A Trojan Horse, published by MOIR.org (campaigning for candidate Petro)

Chavez says GDP slump heralds death of capitalism

Venezuela's Chavez expects arrest warrant from U.S.

Indigenous group lynches four policemen in Bolivia

UN publishes report on Colombia military killings

Mexico's Supreme Court upholds law giving rape victims morning-after birth control pill

(Dogs and Cats living together?) Berlusconi to Chavez: Italy willing to help Venezuela come up with

Cuban unionists tell U.S. colleagues embargo is chokehold on their nation

Amnesty International 2010 report: Colombia

Honduras now 'more dangerous than Colombia'

Getting a Bigger Life in Cuba

Che Guevara spawns tourism industry with 'Che Trail'

Don't ask, Don't Care, Just Do It!

Congress about to vote on DADT; call CA Congressmember Jim Costa NOW 202-225-3341

Service chiefs: Wait on repeal of gay ban

Mass. AG argues against federal gay marriage ban - Read the governments take

NYT: House Votes to Allow Repeal of Ban on Gays in Military

A Jihad for Love

As a gay Army vet, my prediction of the Pentagon's "study" regarding scrapping DADT.

Words fail me: CIA wanted to create fake Saddam Hussein sex video

House votes to end 'don't ask, don't tell'

Israeli officials say navy will stop flotilla of blockade-busting ships before it reaches Gaza

Rattling the Cage: Living it up in Gaza

IDF to intercept Gaza-headed flotilla

Gaza aid convoy refuses to deliver package to Gilad Shalit

NEA President Van Roekel: $23 Billion In Federal Funds Urgently Needed To Avert 300,000 Job losses

Israel to divert aid ships off Gaza coast

UFCW, SEIU lead suit against Arizona immigration law

Chicago (former) gun control supporters WANT TO PACK HEAT!

Police: Witness to iPhone theft shoots at suspects, faces own arrest

CCW holder opens fire on unarmed, fleeing iPhone thieves.

Virginia GOP launches "gotcha" gun control ad -- except they forgot to do any research

Today in Labor History May 27 Hundreds, perhaps thousands were killed in the Kwangju, Korea, uprisin

California Legislature Should Reject Ban On Open Carry

Tweaking a Camera to Suit a Hobby

A pair of northern shoveler ducks

he met me on my walk this morning...

slide shows

Rare bird humps photographers head

It's a long story (and yes, alcohol was involved)

I have two pictures my wife wants one printed out. Which one would

more little shoes and a planter outside a bakery that was

Photographer captures golden eagle attack on white tailed deer in Illinois

Space-X Falcon rocket launch delayed until June!

Inside the Air Force’s Secret PsyOps Plane

The Road to Area 51

Long-time RW caller (Stephanie Miller show) breaks down in tears over gay sister's suicide

A focus, if you choose and/or are led to do so......

Since we have a few animal kingdom thread here

Shameless promotion

Another way for the Gulf

Jesus ReDub 2: The Love Boat

Will the True Nonbelievers Please Shut Up?

"Secular schools can never be tolerated because.....

Tylenol referred to FDA crime division

Study: Many Sunscreens May Be Accelerating Cancer

Throat Exercises Can Relieve Sleep Apnea

Cases of whooping cough more than double in California

Medical marijuana works miracles, says smoking granny

Bone marrow transplants cure mental illness – in mice

Acid Reflux Pills Linked To Hip Fractures--old news, but I just heard it.

E. coli outbreak in Minnesota tied to raw milk

Banking split essential to avoid new financial crisis, warns OECD adviser

Lehman sues JP Morgan for damages (BBC)

Guest Post: Slouching Toward Despotism

Easy Money, Hard Truths

Wray: The Great Depression and the Revolution of 2017

If there were an international market for human slaves, then might there be fewer massacres?

Modified measles virus shows potential for treating childhood brain tumors

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