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Archives: May 31, 2010

A Memorial Day photo

Territory Days in Old Colorado City

Kim Jong Il saves the world with his new fusion reactor

K&R if you agree that the Israeli navy had NO RIGHT to fire on the aid ships

More discussion on the next Procedure in the Gulf

National Memorial Day Concert rerun at the Pacific Zone

'16 Killed As Israel Storms Aid Convoy'

It's late, and I'm no expert, so tell me where I'm wrong here...

Those that we honor on Memorial Day:

More austerity: New Zealand

U.S. judge rules boy can return to Calgary after nearly two years in foster care

'First off, double stoopid is still stoopid.'

If the Obama administration was as much like the Nazis as rightwing nutjobs say it is...

Help!! need someone to check text for grammar (commas). Anybody here have a few minutes...

Despite Protests, Texas Board Passes Conservative Textbook Curriculum

US Studies Options for Pak Attack

Lawmakers want info on EADS subsidies

Polluters get a free pass

For crews at Dover, Memorial Day is every day

Here is my last comment on the Israeli convoy raid:

So the Israeli commandos were scared because there were knives on a relief ship?

"Make no Mistake, BP's Oilspill is the Oil & Gas Industry's Chernobyl."

A News Network Shouldn't Take Holidays Off

Some tips on how not to contribute to threads about the Gaza flotilla being sent to purgatory...

Some tips on how not to contribute to threads about the Gaza flotilla being sent to purgatory...

For Memorial Day - Never Forget

Strapped towns tax Catholic properties

No Secrets Julian Assange’s mission for total transparency. (Wikileaks)

There's history, Texas history, and real history

Best animiated avatar (from another site) EVAH...

Flotilla carrying Aid to Gaza attacked by Israeli War ships: livestream

This Memorial Day Toon makes me want to cry.

censorship on DU

The Wizard of Id

Another shining example of manipulating the public

Child Brides Escape Marriage, but Not Lashes

At a glance: 10 countries weigh in on Israeli action. (Germany, France,Russia, TurkeyGreece,+)

In Afghan region, U.S. spreads the cash to fight the Taliban

Thousands Protesting in Turkey

cheney....Leaving No Tracks

cheney....Leaving No Tracks

"dirty, bloody, dollar soaked fingers"

Who thinks the media hasn't noticed that Cheney has fallen off the earth since the oil rig blowout?

Creation Myths

Girl (19-month-old) dies after medication error (fought through 15 surgical procedures)

BP Refuses to Provide Scientific Study Refuting Scientific Studies

I am getting sick of

I am getting sick of

Blagojevich Corruption Trial Holds Promise of Legal Drama for MSM

Support for Israel has to end.

Fucking redcoats

Is the oil spill (gusher) in the Gulf of Mexico proof that there is no God?

LiberaLOLs - Hippies Commies Socialists Go jump off a bridge please Sociocide.com

if bp says 'between 12 and 19,000 barrels are 'leaking' per day.....'

Why hasn't BP been called liar? ...by media?

Colin Powell: Oil Spill Is 'Beyond The Capacity' Of BP To Solve, Military Might Have Role

Suppose, we nationalize the oil "spill" well to secure its cleanup and damages..

Michelangelo's Secret Message in the Sistine Chapel

Why does the BP ROV video look like a small flame at the top of the pipe...

San Diego fundies trying to pack area courts (watch out!)

For Memorial day, Gates Productions remake of WWII Classic SANDS OF IWO JIMA

BP, government warns oil may leak until August

where are our congressfolks calling for the release of the cheney SECRET energy meetings?

Surprise attack on civilian ship, murder of third-country citizens in international waters.

Surprise attack on civilian ship, murder of third-country citizens in international waters.

German President Quits Over Remarks on Military on why they are in Afghanistan

Souter defends judicial activism: Says perspectives change with time

Souter defends judicial activism: Says perspectives change with time

Welcome home, Brothers and Sisters

Welcome home, Brothers and Sisters

I see that ABC is continuing its annual tradition of airing patriotic programming on Memorial Day.

Hey Vern!

A Special Place in Hell / The Second Gaza War: Israel lost at sea - Haaretz/Israel

Male Pill: A blast in the nuts?

Cool labor site for the week of May 31, 2010 Celebrates African-Americans in U.S. labor history

DC Dem Candidate Round Up

"Free Market Failures"

Is it time for the US to cut Israel loose?

Hypocritical Conservative Critics. Bush I and Reagan skipped Memorial Day Services.

Does reading about/thinking about current events & politics in the USA cause insanity?

Does reading about/thinking about current events & politics in the USA cause insanity?

palin charges Obama response to oil disaster is driven by BP contributions

Scott Roeder: Not a Lone Wolf

Tuskegee Airman tells of crashing behind enemy lines in WWII

Obama back to pre-healthcare vote favorability ratings

You want to blame someone? Let's blame THEM!

i have been here forever. ok, not forever, but a while. i am curious...

How do you delete your account on DU? nt

Has anyone seen a list of casualties from the Gaza ship?

BP's new plan risks worsening oil spill

Juan Cole's take on Israel attack on Gaza Aid Flotilla

Why aren't we hearing anything about the Gulf and Hurricane season?

BP advertisement from 1999.

BP Prepared for Spill 10 Times Gulf Disaster, Permit Plans Say

The Oil Drum on LMRP, Top Kill Fail, and Nukes? (and Mon's open thread)

Lawsuit brewing against Texas history standards

Lawsuit brewing against Texas history standards

Memorial Day Tribute ~ ONE

Mom of toddler smoker in Indonesia seeks help for him (with video)

I don't understand why asking for a list of who died on the Gaza ship isn't appropriate for GD

I don't understand why asking for a list of who died on the Gaza ship isn't appropriate for GD

I don't understand why asking for a list of who died on the Gaza ship isn't appropriate for GD

Any news from the Westboro protest at the DIO memorial yesterday?

Tennessee Senate could care less about babies

Tennessee Senate could care less about babies

UN Security Council to hold emergency session over Gaza flotilla deaths

Juan Cole is a respected Professor of History @ U of Michigan who teaches modern History of the ME

Juan Cole is a respected Professor of History @ U of Michigan who teaches modern History of the ME

Let's have discussion about censorship.

Follow the $1 Trillion Spent on Wars and You Will Get a Lot of Answers ...

Turkish PM calls Israeli raid on Gaza flotilla 'state terror'

here are the real perverts in the USA - US Army Americans cry like gays and nazis (video) -

Sweden: Israeli Raid 'Completely Unacceptable'

Would 10 Cents/HR Labor Costs Be Low Enough For Some MultiNatl Corps to be Competitive?

Saturn as you've never experienced ---From APOD

What SHOULD be Congress & President's response to Israel attacking Gaza aid ships?

Obama had a nose job?

Hey Rand Paul! The KY Senate voted. Minorities can eat wherever the fuck they WANT to. Get BENT.

What WILL be Congress & President's response to Israel attacking Gaza aid ships?

A modest proposal: Please, somebody needs to throw a boom around Liz Cheney.

"A disaster is an inexcusable thing to waste."

Tea Party Brews Terrorism

BCSO's party patrol nets another bust

Israel Falls into the Trap

Temptations singer Ali-Ollie Woodson dies at 58

Historian Joseph Palermo on Beck's "history professor" pose, a "pseudo-educational propaganda tool"

Making cars is cheaper now for General Motors and Chrysler

Vatican excludes Richard Dawkins and Christopher Hitchens from atheist debate guest list

LIVE feed (NOW) from United Nations (UN Human Rights Council) and maybe emergency UNSEC in ~90 min.:

Former GOP Governor says Legalize Pot

Netanyahu gives 'full backing' to raid on aid flotilla

Stockton police billboards take budget battle to residents

Oath Keepers want sheriffs back as top cop

Don't let Memorial Day slip away w/o a CAPTION. Come do this teabagging fashion plate!!!

Is anything being done to prevent or minimize another off-shore oil disaster?

Paging SWAMPRAT & other NOLA Duers - I gots a question

Some current pictures of Venice, Louisiana. Looks okay in these pics

Some current pictures of Venice, Louisiana. Looks okay in these pics

Thinking about the oil spew....

C-span is playing a Communist Party USA from 5/21/10 . ..

Oh boy. Beware the toxic adhesive in food packaging labels

Wow! Isn't this unusual, a summer season with a drop in gasoline prices.

BP CEO Attributes Oil Spill Cleanup Workers’ Illness To Food Poisoning

Will there be anything left alive?

I Didn't Realize That The Truthers Were Still Around

Memorial Day, gas prices coming down. Think they're scared of torches & pitchforks

Will the US now be forced to choose between Israel and Iran sanctions?

A Tour of the World's Depth

Anyone here fervently hoping...

US activist loses eye after being shot in face with tear gas canister

We should require every Congress critter to work one day each quarter beside a person in his / her

Col Ann Wright & Hedy Epstein reportedly sitting in jail in Israel

a few Gulf Catastrophe pics

a few Gulf Catastrophe pics

Jane Harman plays the 'Terra' card

ed markey D-massachusetts "BP in this instance means 'Blind to Plumes"

What Israel should have done...

Daily Beast - "Bobby Jindal's Secret Past" - He Bragged About Exorcism - The Next Rand Paul?

I think the US Government should pay for the entire Gulf cleanup.

Dana Milbank must love Bobby Jindal!

Dana Milbank must love Bobby Jindal!

UN webcast back on.

Socialism 2010: Ideas for Changing the World.....conferences in Chicago and Oakland

Socialism 2010: Ideas for Changing the World.....conferences in Chicago and Oakland

If a negligent corporate personhood murders 11 people shouldn't that personhood get a lethal injecti...

House ponders just when to wind down unemployment benefits

Memorial Day: Remembering Those Lost, Well After Action

Israel -- and America's most shameful secret:

Coming UP on CNN Rick's List is going to play the radio tapes

Groups Challenge Continued Oil Operations in Gulf Excluded from New Moratorium

Useless, clueless asshole freeper "kristinn" feels that God sent lightning to fuck up Obama's speech

Wall Street Invite: Come Meet Privately With Congressmen Negotiating Financial Reform!

Bill Maher: "I thought when we elected a black president, we were going to get a black president."

Trans-Ocean - 1979 OIl Gusher in Gulf -- Sound Familiar?

Smart people please explain: Israelis vs. Arabs & Moslims vs. Jews?

Korean Cellphone

What can the US do to punish Israel for killing unarmed people in international water?

What can the US do to punish Israel for killing unarmed people in international water?

I am so friggin' sick of the deliberately misleading headlines...

Earth to Bubba, the serfs are down here, Bill. The ant class. Put down your magnifying glass..

No papers plz?

Happening now on FNC: John Bolton defends Israel's actions, ridicules Turkey and outrage

Question.....when Top Kill was in progress were they able to push enough mud in....

Israel should be condemned by every country on this

NATO's not going to war with anybody else over this. Really. However...

IDF videos purportedly show soldiers being attacked by the activists.

US activist loses eye after being shot in face with tear gas canister

Beyond Petroleum

reactions to the israeli raid in muslim countries. in pics, from french Le Figaro

"First Tea Party terrorist" collection

I strongly believe Hillary Clinton will rebuke Israel as she did North Korea

LIVE emergency UN Security Council meeting- watch NOW (LINK)

Was Israel's Action Today, Related to the Recent U.N. Resolution against Nuclear Weapons in the ME?

Todays Oprah.....a Tribute to Ted Kennedy

ruh roh! Obama tells Netanyahu, on phone, he needs 'facts' ASAP

Can anyone confirm that the Irish aid ship, the Rachel Correy, is still on its

Texas style historical revisionism spreads to Britain!

Texas style historical revisionism spreads to Britain!

But they had slingshots and marbles!

Anyone watch the BP cam when it went to green??

ROVs working on decapitating riser

Is Tony Hayward getting ready to fall on his sword?

BP: Maybe kinda sorta we can have it plugged by August

BP: Maybe kinda sorta we can have it plugged by August

So fill me in... has Obama swam down to the oil leak and plugged it personally yet or what?

Why doesn't Israel just end the Gaza siege ?

israel

Oil gusher perspective map. Monday, 5/31/2010

International reaction to flotilla deaths

A concrete hockey puck the size of a small house

NB Colo 115 at the on ramp of NB I-25 (Colorado Springs)

What do we have here..

Should the US suspend aid to Israel over the incident in the Mediterranean?

Malaysia minister: God made animals for testing

United Tears Of America

Has there been any talk of secession in AZ? nt

Not the first naval encounter over Gaza

Call me an isolationist or whatever you want, but I am focused upon problems here at home

Ha'aretz: "The damage that Israel has caused itself internationally can hardly be exaggerated."

Flotillas and the Wars of Public Opinion-"the Israelis accepted the bait and were provoked."

German President Horst Koehler Quits Over Military Remarks

Pray for the First Amendment

There is no justification for the illegal occupation of Palestine

Under Obama, Agencies Step Up Rule-Making

Dumb question: Are there other parts of the country that do shrimping besides the Gulf of Mexico?

BP’s Tony Hayward: Hospitalized dispersant workers are suffering from “food poisoning”

The United Nations should pass a resolution directing Egypt to open its border with Gaza.

America’s Vets Fought for Our Future

Note to Mods and David Allen aka Skinner

Russia condemns Israeli raid of humanitarian aid ships in neutral waters (Update 6)

'grave international crisis'....Haaretz

Please call it.. ".BP OIL GUSHER" from now on...thanks

Is it a crime to copy or deface US bills?

Is it a crime to copy or deface US bills?

Boise woman aboard ship attacked by Israeli commandos

Photos: Westboro Church Protests Outside Ronnie James Dio's Memorial Service

New BP Dome being lowered right now on BP ROV video feed.

I know! We can call ACME!!

BP: Who you gonna believe, us or the scientists' lying eyes?

Tonight's new threads at The Oil Drum (LMRP, TopKill, Alternatives, and more)

Handling of rape claim at Brown raises questions

Handling of rape claim at Brown raises questions

I thought Grave-Dancing threads were discouraged?

The Catholic Church's "Weeding Out Teh Gay" job filter

So they don't know how much is down there and the relief well is starting to look iffy

Police arrest Census taker

Police arrest Census taker

Is it just me or is it TALLER and COOLER in here?

Is it just me or is it TALLER and COOLER in here?

The Young Dead Soldiers

The New Poor: Blacks in Memphis Lose Decades of Economic Gains

Wow! Check out this crater that opened up in Guatemala after Agatha hit.

Obama smack-talking points issued for Memorial Day, 2010

Cenk Uygur: Turkey Is NATO Member Attacked by Non-Member Country; Article-5 Says

So finally the media get a C130 gulf overflight - check out the (a.o. official) output

Tomb of the Unknown Soldier

Tomb of the Unknown Soldier

Ohio Dairy Farm Protest Prompts Massive Police Presence

Let's BLAST the Israeli government. Let's NOT descend into bigotry!

On Memorial Day... A reminder about Homeless Veterans

On Memorial Day... A reminder about Homeless Veterans

Beer hoarders stock up ahead of June 1 tax

419 scammers kidnap US woman

hahahhahah freepers get owned by farkers

hahahhahah freepers get owned by farkers

Fox News Hosts White Nationalist Columnist to Discuss Immigration

Should You Feel Guilty Owning an iPhone or Other Shiny Gadget?

Thank you to All veterans. Past and present. We do not know how war affects those fighting

IT IS STILL NOT TOO LATE, MR. PRESIDENT!

Israeli ambassador on CNN is trying to link Turkish group to Al Qaida.

Our assault was met with resistance!

On a day when war dead are remembered

I Like MSNBC But Their Weekend (Holiday) Programming Is Deplorable.

PBS: Civillian Conservation Corps on American Experience

Back from the BBQ after being assaulted with the latest RW memes.

My guesses as the percentage of time Morning Joe spends on each subject tomorrow:

So I went to BP's website. From their section "BP in the Media":

Any video links of Paul Wolfowitz or Dan Quayle laying the wreath at Arlington? n/t

Racist voicemails force debt collector to pay $1.5 million in punitive damages

Bill would end birthright citizenship for children of illegal immigrants (PE Riverside CA)

Just for the record... SnF should have been shit-canned way back in 2008.

With Democrats like this, who needs Republicans?

There are some bad forest fires in Quebec

Watch the BP cam

••••• BP calls oil leak "the beast." As for BP? They're beauty. •••••

The Left needs a strong spokesperson. Now.

UGGGGGHHHH People on my facebook page drive me crazy.

WTF is up with MSNBC's crap holiday programming

Roadside assistance.....for your bicycle?

The U.S.MUST NOT veto any U.N. Security Council resolutions on the aid ship murders

Has anyone else made the mistake of posting a comment on a conservative website?

Robert Reich on the Gulf spill & other recent scandals: Where's the outrage, Mr. Obama?

Was Pres. Obama at the Blackhawks and Flyers game he was supposed to

Photos: America's fallen soldiers honored on Memorial Day

The Home & Away Project: A Sobering Interactive-Look At The Human COST Of 2 WARS In The Middle East

The Last Beautiful Day? - poignant blog, photos by Mother Jones environmental correspondent

Memorial Day Reminder: Grover Norquist to Greatest Generation: ''Drop Dead''

Most people don't give unconditional support for the increasingly fanatical direction of Israel.

Apple iPhone owners: Does the iPhone show you Jersualem or West Jerusalem as the capital of Israel

Bob Herbert: Our Epic Foolishness

I have come to the conclusion that Bafflegab is highly

Al-Qaida says No. 3 leader, bin Laden's brother-in-law, killed

virulent virus attacks Cassava plant - third largest source of world's calories

From FB today, re: Obama being in Chicago today.

Mandatory Monday Malloy Truthseekers check in!! Best of Malloy tonight!

Rotten apples

Watch the BP Cam - Thread #2

Hundreds gather at Dodger Stadium to protest Arizona immigration law

Hundreds gather at Dodger Stadium to protest Arizona immigration law

Is it me, or are things out of control lately?

Tea Party could cost GOP nine Senate races this fall

So when do we Nuke some fish?

Looks like they're about to cut the top off the BOP

It is the Teabagger...

BP hires ex-CHENEY-official for U.S. media effort

I fear for our survival...

If BP execs don't get charged with Criminal Negligence

If BP execs don't get charged with Criminal Negligence

Smedley Butler

America's dead in Afghanistan since 2001

Tropical Storm Damage

I am not mad at BP because they can't stop this spill.........

WSJ: White House Aims to Crack the Whip on BP Spill / New Move by BP may be worse by 20%

The United States of BP is leading this charge....

Obama Talks Left To Move Right, As Wall Street...Given A Free Pass And Reforms Are Watered Down

"Further supply vessels.... to be escorted by the Turkish Navy"....Any confirmation of this?

Cage fighter rips out still-beating heart of training partner, fearing he was "possessed"

Why the republican party must be destroyed (First in a series)

The Gates of Hell Just Opened In Guatemala

U.S. "deeply regrets" Gaza flotilla deaths (UPDATED)

Mesa Arizona's answer to budget woes, make education pay

Giant sink hole opens up after tropical storm hits Guatemala

DADT and the -How It Will be Implemented- Question

••• Who will get the blame for not stopping the oil disaster? Mr. President, "It's your Bippy." •••

George Bush, you lowlife, worthless piece of human garbage

On 9/11 were there any unsuccessful hijackings of planes in the USA?

War makes no sense.

Corpoforming

Wasilla Paper Warns Palin Author of Deadly Force Law

Here's a fun bunch of numbers

I can only shake my head.

In case you are worried about that stock certificate from BP that Aunt Martha left you:

Emanuel bar mitzva followed by mitzva

Summer Reading List for Leftists......

'My 3 Joes', all veterans who I am remembering today, this Memorial Day

'My 3 Joes', all veterans who I am remembering today, this Memorial Day

Israeli commandos open fire on Gaza aid ship, at least 16 reported killed

It truly sickens me how Freepers applaud the flotilla incident and Israel's political response.

Don't these silly mfkers realize we are in a crisis..

DNC!! Spend $$$$ in KY/ Bluegrass Poll: Paul leads Conway by 6 points

Sarah Palin PLAGIARIZED Memorial Day Message

Toon: You can't trust the people who made a mess to clean it up

Toon: You can't trust the people who made a mess to clean it up

I missed a memo - why is it we libruls want to wipe out the American

I missed a memo - why is it we libruls want to wipe out the American

400 stitches.

Pope appoints panel to investigate Ireland abuse

Greg Palast: The 'other' spill BP will be keeping quiet

Robert Reich: Why Obama Should Put BP Under Temporary Receivership

Conventional wisdom poll: how many Senate seats will Democrats win or lose?

Get OSHA to the Gulf

Scientists warn of unseen deepwater oil disaster

What the heck is this.. a direct link to hell?

What the heck is this.. a direct link to hell?

Falling off the $1 trillion cliff. Other ways we could have spent the $$ wasted in Iraq/Afghanistan

Holy Holes Batman! Incredible photo of sinkhole in Guatemala

Oh, how I miss Herblock... (fun link to Herblock toons)...

Stop worrying about COREXIT, people ! NALCO compares it to baby soap and Jello!

It's time for liberals, moderates and libertarians to agree: Crush social conservatism!

I am not a religious man...

"We will die a slow death over the next two years as this oil creeps ashore"

I'm home!! Picture heavy.

Guardian: Gaza Freedom flotilla carried world-renowned names and veteran activists

Gergen: Mr. President, take command

I had to bookmark this new web site -

GIANT gaping hole of nothingness opens up!!

The surprising truth about what motivates us

I Wonder What They'll Say About Us... How We Took Care Of Each Other... And The Planet...

Recalling Arne Duncan's Words: New Data On New Orleans Schools

DISGRACEFUL: Defense Secretary Robert Gates Tells Troops Not To Worry About DADT Repeal

Mikey Weinstein's Crusade:Meet the man trying to purge evangelical Christianity from the Pentagon

If you are interested in watching more than a tiny fraction of the news and views - Livestation

DU'ers in real cold states, what do you do with your furkids in the winter?

Second Oil Leak -- and Nukes

Mom was too sick today to walk up the hill to see dad in the "Garden of Time" section at Forest Lawn

What was your personally most impactful "I remember it clearly" moment?

Losing Faith In People? - Read This

W. Seattle teen beaten bloody in possible (racially motivated) hate crime

Those who are willing to violate human rights are the enemies of world peace.

Need advice: I saw an acquaintance yesterday who is now homeless.

Charter school offers to give $100 to each student who recruits someone new.

Police: Girl raped, forced to stand before the congregation to apologize, then relocated

Israeli attack on Gaza aid flotilla outrages world

Which Smartphone Is DU Friendly? iPhone? Android Phones?

Those Damned Denver Commies!

From Davis Guggenheim (An Inconvenient Truth) a new documentary on The American Educational System

Illegal immigrants can stay. Deport the Juggalos

Breathing Euphemisms? Inspired by the lock on the other thread.

Is everybody hungover today?

It is a beautiful day here...

Help!! need someone to check text for grammar (commas). Anybody here have a few minutes...

GODDAMMIT!

This is a good deal

Much hyped Sprint 4G EVO: first 4G phone.....first impressions

For all those who made the ultimate sacrifice

Please remove

A Dwarf Presented in a Pie

If you had to pick 10 albums and 10 films from BEFORE 1960

I'm at the DU meet-up!!

My cousin retired from the Navy last week

I feel like spamming this message board with doom, depression, and anger.

If she lullabies her baby with "My Heart Will Go On", sic social services on her.

I have a question about the medicare savings program

In NH, Mordor simply walks into YOU!

Is it to early to start taunting Flyers fans?

YOU. MUST. READ. THIS.

Ali-Ollie Woodson, who led The Temptations in the 80s & 90s, dead at 58

Baby

Can you feel it?

Jimmy Fallon Pens an Anthem about BP's Oil Spill called "Balls In Your Mouth"

There's just too much weed around

I'm watching sports bloopers during a rain delay

gwb lol!

Moby - Into the Blue

Moby - Go

My baby is ten years old today.

The Seventeen Commandments

FINALLY an answer to that oft repeated question. The answer is YES!

Stupid answers.yahoo.com -- won't let me answer a question without creating an account

First there was Debbie Gibson in "Mega Shark vs Giant Octopus" and now Tiffany

Tolkien fans should probably consider grabbing the BBC's 1981 Lord of the Rings broadcast

Add the Guatamalan Hole to the list of natural landmarks to take the kids to

Giant sinkhole opens in GD under weight of posts about giant sinkhole

is anybody else addicted to the ROV show?

For reasons I can't explain, I decided to get up this morning and drive to the Chesapeake Bay Bridge

You know what I hate?

K&R, what does it mean?

Weird cat "offerings"

Scientist Infects Himself With A Computer Virus

Go Blackhawks!

Adolescent sunflowers and some lettuce and gourds. {pic warning}

Adolescent sunflowers and some lettuce and gourds. {pic warning}

I've done it before, but for my DU love tonight, "Amigos para siempre" Brightman/Carreras

I have been watching the BP live cam for several hours, and can't stop.

HAWKS WIN!!!!!

2 Down 2 To Go

How come people don't have chinaberry trees in their yards any more?

K&R, what does it mean?

Stories from the Road: Solitude

I think I'mk going to start me a religion...

Why not climb a hill with someone who hates you?

I was just thinking to myself

DU eggheads, a question

Heidi ordered a new fridge for us. (Warning: sunglasses may be needed.)

I'm a consumer whore... (and how!)

Pictures of my Iran trip, part 6 *PIC HEAVY*

Significant others getting jealous when you try to help a friend

No matter how difficult the shot is, you're supposed to keep your hips off the billiards table

Hockey is the contest by which all international disputes should be settled

Saffie's kittens 16 days old

ATTENTION: The Time Travel Committee will be meeting last Friday at 0800

Can your employer legally make you submit to a "random colonoscopy"?

Ladies (and others attracted to men), please suggest some songs for me to learn ...

Question re European breakfast - hot cereal

Anyone develop for Android phones?

Kitty cat is getting comfy

Maman

The Silent Treatment

Grandpa...

One of my favorites from the Beatles...'You Never Give Me Your Money'

My bestest riding buddy....PICS

Loungers in relationships: How often do you see you significant other in person?

Passenger arrested after Aeromexico flight diverted to Montreal

FACT, dark chocolate is like crack cocaine!

I have been watching the BP live cam for several hours, and can't stop.

In honor of Memorial Day: Favorite war poems

An oldie but goodie. Computer Rage ........

10 killed in Israeli attack on aid flotilla bound for Gaza

Israel attacks Gaza aid fleet

Illinois Republican Senate candidate admits to error on Navy award

"Two dead, at least 30 wounded" as Israel opens fire at Gaza activists

Netanyahu mulls cancelling U.S. trip in wake of Gaza flotilla deaths

Agatha's Potential Eventual Impacts on the U.S.

Turkey recalls envoy, calls UN meeting on Israel

Fisherman files restraining order against BP

Drilling relief wells to stop Gulf oil leak poses challenges

Close-Up Footage of Mavi Marmara Passengers Attacking IDF Soldiers

Kan. House members ponder overthrow of (Republican conserv.) speaker

German President Köhler resigns

Elderly Holocaust survivor did not join Gaza flotilla, is safe in Cyprus

Thousands of Iraqis Protest Gaza Aid Ship Deaths

Really GROSS movies:

Airspace violated over Obama's Chicago home

Man accidentally shoots himself in testicles

Fisherman files restraining order against BP

Elyria pilot flying anti-oil missions

Israeli prime minister cancels White House meeting to deal with Gaza crisis

UN Security Council to hold emergency session over Gaza flotilla deaths

BP hit by avalanche of compensation claims over US oil spill

Markey calls for BP to prove claim of no underwater oil plume

Names Added to Vietnam Veterans Memorial

Oil cleanup crews report dizziness, nausea

U.S. attorney general Eric H. Holder Jr. to visit Gulf Coast

States Create Flood of Bills to Overhaul Education

Louise Bourgeois, Influential Sculptor, Dies at 98

Facebook Censors 'Everybody Draw Mohammad Day' Page, Pakistan Lifts Ban

Scientists warn of unseen deepwater oil disaster

Israeli-Arab leaders declare general strike to protest clash

Gulf oil leak sets off 'unbelievable array' of legal issues

Israel says Free Gaza Movement poses threat to Jewish state

New US law may make outsourcing tough for MNCs

Al-Qaida's third in command reportedly killed

Al-Qaeda announces death of top leader Yazid: SITE

Inquiry Faults Canada’s Ex-Premier on Cash From Lobbyist

NOAA Expands Area Closed To Fishing To Nearly 26% Of US Waters In Gulf

Confusion as Israeli PM pushes ahead with trip

NBC: Man held in Montreal is terror suspect

Australia begins legal action to stop Japan's whaling: Tokyo

United Houma Nation faces biggest challenge to its livelihood

Syria, Lebanon say flotilla attack can lead to war

Obama cites 'nobility, majesty' in commemorating nation's war dead

BP Prepared for Spill 10 Times Gulf Disaster, Permit Plans Say

Marine Corps Osprey helicopter landing injures ten in Staten Island park during Memorial Day event

Iran has 'at least 5.7 kg of high-enriched uranium'

New records show some lobbyists are top fundraisers for political candidates

Over break, House Dems asked to sound warnings back home of GOP takeback

What do you want people to say about you when you're not around any more?

Overwhelming stench from monstrous stain on the sea

Honda Offers Strikers in China 24% Pay Boost

Obama administration moves to distance itself from BP on oil spill response

Job Outlook for Teenagers Worsens

Arabs furious over deadly Israel raid, demand UN action

Wife: Israel sending American on seized ship home

Official: As many as 9 Americans on Gaza relief flotilla

Admiral Mullen: Oil Industry Better Equipped to Counter Spill

Oil Forecast: Spill drifting toward Florida's West Coast; 120 miles from Tampa Bay

Breast cancer vaccine comes a big step closer

White House looking into Gaza clash

WH Statement on Israeli Attack of Gaza Aid Convoy

Mullen: Industry has better tech for oil spill

Is This Israel's Waterloo?

Brain Dead Man Demonstrates Need For Immigration Reform

International Court May Define Aggression as Crime

Study: A Cigarette A Month Can Get A Kid Hooked

Rand Paul Remarks Lead Kentucky Legislature To Pass Civil Rights Legislation

TPM: Wall Street Invite: Come Meet Privately with Congressmen Negotiating Financial Reform

Right wing outrage over Obama breathing

UEA backs Matheson

Permit plans prove that BP lied about its disaster preparedness

Attack is act of 'state terrorism' - Turkey

RAINED OUT:

RW attacked Obama

After Dust Settles, Lazio Gets Conservative Nod

Mark Kirk's history of lying about his military records

Clinton, Kissinger Raise Money For Long Island House Contest

Minnick campaign releases list of backers in all 19 counties

Watching Glenn Beck the college dropout trying to diffuse Climate Change scientists

To all the veterans on DU and to all that have made the ultimate sacrifice

Ed Case ends his campaign for Hawaii House seat

Why Obama Should Put BP Under Temporary Receivership (Robert Reich)

So what happens if President Obama goes ahead and puts the Military

More update :Obama's Memorial Day Speech

The President just called a Rain Delay

Ohio had its biggest job growth in 22 years

"Obama to meet Tuesday with heads of oil spill commission"

Group slams Burr over oil ties

Thunder, lightning stop Obama Memorial Day speech - lays wreath, greets visitors on buses (IMAGES)

D'Annunzio threatens to sue Fetzer

"Thad Allen to begin solo daily briefing on Gulf response"

Fox News Broadcasting The President's Memorial Day Speech Now

Harman goes negative on Winograd

State Department Read out on the Israeli Flotilla Attack

GOP & Media Work Frantically to win back Congress before Bush Tax Cuts Expire!

Frame: Is Arlington the ONLY legitimate place to honor the Fallen on Memorial Day?

Biden honors America's fallen troops at Arlington (AP)

Senate Candidate Kirk (R-IL) Admits To ‘Misidentified’ Military Award

Google ditches Windows on security concerns

Why didn't Bush Go to Dover .... at 2am?

Is there any truth that Obama can force BP out and hire every oil company to work on this?

A Downpour on Memorial Day in Illinois and greet inside bus

How Is Obama Getting Blamed While The Party Of Drill Baby Drill Is Getting Off Free?

I guess Norah O'Donnell didn't hear what she wanted to hear...

Gulf oil spill: 'Everybody's lost hope'

Coming full circle (and taking nominations)

Martin: Irish citizens 'kidnapped' in international waters

Martin: Irish citizens 'kidnapped' in international waters

Thank you to all veterans Past and Present. We do not know how war affects those that serve

Ixtoc spill (1979), 160 feet below the surface, took 10 months to stop

Why has it been that every since Obama ...

The Pleasant Revolution to Obama: No Nukes, No Oil, No Cars, No Coal, No Shit

This isn't Obama's Katrina, his Hiroshima, or his Wounded Knee...

Gaza Freedom Flotilla Delayed But Determined to Break Israel Blockade

Doha 2010 - Opening Press Conference

For Memorial Day - Green Fields of France/Willie McBride (Graphic)

Double Standard in Sex Scandals

How to clean up the oil spill in the gulf

Thai Red Shirts vow new protests

On-board video of Gaza Freedom Flotilla storm, aid workers & Israeli troops clash

Toronto police buy sound cannons in anticipation of G20 protests

World War II veteran reflects on man's inhumanity to man.

Orange Sky - Tribute to American Soldiers

Young Turks: Bill O'Reilly Says Black University Professor Guest Looks Like A Cocaine Dealer

Col Ann Wright interview on board ship going to Gaza

Israel vs Palestine face off LIVE in Gaza Flotilla debate

Exit Afghanistan: The Feingold-McGovern Bill for a Timetable for Withdrawal

Obama Memorial Day Speech Cut Short By Rain, Lightning - Braves Storm to Tell Visitors to Take Cover

Marcy Winograd's Challenge to Jane Harman

Manchester protests against Israeli attack on Gaza Freedom Flotilla

Mike Malloy - Lying Slimy Cowardly Teabaggers

AP: Marine Scientist - Oil Plumes Under Gulf Surface

BP CEO: Sickened Cleanup Workers Probably Have Food Poisoning

RBC Fire Bombing and 911 Justification For 1 Billion Dollar Security Price Tag For G20

Utah Republican Congressman Jason Chaffetz Calls Kobe Bryant Ignorant

Simmons Says Government Should Take Over BP Oil Clean Up

CORPORATIONS, NOT CONGRESS ARE IN CHARGE OF THE UNITED STATES!!

Flotilla Activists Disembarking at the Ashdod Port

Arizona Succeeds: People of Color Gone From State!

BP CEO Tony Hayward: 'I'd Like My Life Back'

Black Adder Goes Fourth Goodbyeee

Clinically Insane Michele Bachmann's wonderful refreshing point of clarity in the energy debate

Young Turks: Texas Republican - DADT Repeal Would Lead To 'Overt...Sexuality'

Mike Malloy Calls Out Glenn Beck!!!!

Liz Cheney delights you with grating, clueless, nasal troll bullshit from Evil Dick's hellspawn

The REAL REASON Behind the BP Oil Spill in the Gulf of Mexico - 2010

Close-Up Footage of Mavi Marmara Passengers Attacking IDF Soldiers

The postgender generation

I Can’t Wait for Barack Obama to Become President

AlterNet: The Paradox of Happy Peasants and Miserable Millionaires

Secret order gives military too much leeway on covert ops

Must Congress Always Cave at Crunch Time?

Deepwater mystery: Oil loose in the Gulf

Life Aboard an International Activist Ship

Electricity for Venezuela - The Strike

A personal tragedy and a national loss (closet LGBT)

Bottom Kill of Teacher Jobs, Health Care for the Poor

The scandal of child labour in US farming

Democrats Turn G.O.P. Mantra on Its Head.

Forging the Urban Commons

Luckovich 'toon on DADT.

Koreas Ease Tensions With Small Gestures (NY Times)

Tea party could add to Republicans' numbers in Congress but shake up their unity

3 Facts You Need to Know About the Israeli Attack on Peace Activists on the Gaza Flotilla

Corporatizing and Militarizing Memorial Day for "Fun" and Profit

The Pain Caucus Krugman

"Slum Nation" By James Howard Kunstler

The maniacal markets of mayhem as a mainstay.

Senator wants disclosure on outsourced calls (Schumer)

Matt Simmons: Second Gulf Leak is Huge. Obama may need nukes.

US hegemony in Middle East is ending

How about shutting them all down?

Did Gulf Oil Spill Finally Wake Up Tea Partiers to Corporate Abuse?

Displaced IT workers apply for federal help

MJ Rosenberg - Israel's Kent State: After Flotilla Massacre, Netanyahu Cannot Come

A Spill Afar: Should It Matter?

BP Was There

Funniest Political Pictures of All Time

Chris Hedges: This Country Needs a Few Good Communists

More companies SLAPPing people for speaking out online

The Oil Spill and the Republicans

Bob Herbert: Our Epic Foolishness

This May Change Your Life - It's True, All You Need is Love

Blue butterfly successfully reintroduced in Britain

Al Gore recommends Joe Romm's new book "Straight Up"

At Pass a Loutre, oil seeps deep into Louisiana marshlands as booms fail

Prisoners used by BP using company formed after the leak

Fears grow over oil spill’s long-term effects on food web

The Oil Drum on LMRP, Top Kill Fail, and Nukes? (and Mon's open thread)

Hundreds die in Indian heatwave

Introducing the LRMP Cap Containment System, BP's Latest Idea to Stop the Massive Gulf Oil Leak

NPS Proposing Yellowstone Bison Vaccination Via Air Rifle

BP clashes with scientists over deep sea oil pollution

Chad Ochocinco makes one young fan's dream come true

Men's Lacrosse Final today...Goodness and Light versus Evil, aka Duke

Gloat-Free Baseball Scores (Sunday, May 30)

Is everybody hungover today?

Another rough outing for Timmy with the ONLY support coming from Sandoval.

1-5 Quality Road Wires Metropolitan Handicap

Duke wins the NCAA Lacrosse title over Notre Dame 6-5 in overtime!

2010 NCAA College Baseball Tournament selection complete

IT'S OFFICIAL: Strasburg to make debut June 8th vs. Pirates

Ubaldo Jimenez vs. the S.F. Giants: "It almost isn't fair"

Hugo Chavez looms large over Colombia election

Chavez berates food producer's union leader

H.R. 4645 will be voted on in the U.S. House of Reps Committee on Agriculture this week

Caracas rated among the cities with the worst standard of living

Pepsi rejects removal of advertising ball in Caracas

Venezuela fails to meet 97 out of 113 anti-corruption rules

Las Golondrinas - The Swallows

Cuba’s Castro Says Banning Coca Is Like Taking Tea From English

Without A Gay, No USA

Wonderful, appropriate cartoon in Louisville Courier Journal

14-year-old boy is fatally shot

K&R if you agree that the Israeli navy had NO RIGHT to fire on the aid ships

'16 Killed As Israel Storms Aid Convoy'

Israel faces child-abuse claims

Turkish protesters try to storm Israeli consulate in Istanbul

Here is my last comment on the Israeli convoy raid:

A troubling myth re-emerges as Netanyahu visits Obama

Thousands Protesting in Turkey

Why is it that Israel can't grasp the fact that internationally, they're becoming like South Africa?

Today in Labor History May 31 Anti-immigrant tone of the proceedings ofSacco & Vanzetti & Rosie dies

Vermont’s Governor Won’t Veto Universal Health Care As A Human Right

UAW Leader Says Starting Pay ($14 hourly) Can't Afford Union-Built Vehicles

Netanyahu mulls cancelling U.S. trip in wake of Gaza flotilla deaths

A Tribute to Ironworker Bill Hack—and all U.S. Veterans

Young Workers Facing Double Jeopardy Of Joblessness And No Health Insurance

At a glance: 10 countries weigh in on Israeli action. (Germany, France,Russia, TurkeyGreece,+)

Has anyone seen a list of casualties from the Gaza ship?

Flotilla carrying Aid to Gaza attacked by Israeli War ships: livestream

Israel Lost at Sea (Haaretz)

Close-Up Footage of Mavi Marmara Passengers Attacking IDF Soldiers

Attack is act of 'state terrorism' - Turkey PM

Israel Falls into the Trap

Gaza flotilla docks in Ashdod hours after deadly raid

Israel -- and America's most shameful secret:

US activist loses eye after being shot in face with tear gas canister

Will the US now be forced to choose between Israel and Iran sanctions?

Israel should be condemned by every country on this

A Special Place in Hell / The Second Gaza War: Israel lost at sea - Haaretz/Israel

Will the U.S. be the only country not to condemn Israel? (Glenn Greenwald)

What can the US do to punish Israel for killing unarmed people in international water?

Was Israel's Action Today, Related to the Recent U.N. Resolution against Nuclear Weapons in the ME?

Juan Cole's take on Israel attack on Gaza Aid Flotilla

IDF videos purportedly show soldiers being attacked by the activists.

US activist loses eye after being shot in face with tear gas canister

Just one question: why?

Ha'aretz: "The damage that Israel has caused itself internationally can hardly be exaggerated."

Flotillas and the Wars of Public Opinion-"the Israelis accepted the bait and were provoked."

Australian Broadcasting: Israeli raid IS a crime against humanity

Flotillas and the Wars of Public Opinion-"the Israelis accepted the bait and were provoked."

There is no justification for the illegal occupation of Palestine

What is the legal status of Israel's blockade of gaza?

Israeli-Arab leaders declare general strike to protest clash

NATO to meet Tuesday on Gaza flotilla raid by Israel

It doesn't take too much imagination to guess how the flotilla incident will play out...

Cenk Uygur: Turkey Is NATO Member Attacked by Non-Member Country; Article-5 Says

Son of Brewster Mass man aboard ship raided by Israeli commandos

NATO's not going to war with anybody else over this. Really. However...

3 Facts You Need to Know About the Israeli Attack on Peace Activists on the Gaza Flotilla

Close-Up Footage of Mavi Marmara Passengers Attacking IDF Soldiers

Should the US suspend aid to Israel over the incident in the Mediterranean?

Why doesn't Israel just end the Gaza siege ?

"American on Gaza aid ship headed home."

US activist loses eye after being shot in face with tear gas canister

What Israel should have done...

"WALLENDER" Crime writer Mankell held in Israel after aid boat attack

Gaza Freedom flotilla carried world-renowned names and veteran activists

Israeli publicity machine cranks into gear over raid on Mavi Marmara

What the Freedom Flotilla was bringing to Gaza

Factbox: Turkish charity group behind Gaza-bound convoy (Reuters)

Irish hurt in aid ship massacre (Irish Nobel Peace Prize Laureate Mairead Corrigan Maguire on board)

Israel says Free Gaza Movement poses threat to Jewish state

Why isn't Israel firing on a humanitarian aid ship worse than North Korea firing on a warship?

The United Nations should pass a resolution directing Egypt to open its border with Gaza.

Arab Activist: Attacking Israeli Civilians - Not a War Crime

Most people don't give unconditional support for the increasingly fanatical direction of Israel.

Gideon Levy - Haaretz - on the Israeli raid

Israel’s biggest enemy is itself

In raw video, reporters claim Israelis fired on activists before boarding ship

"Two dead, at least 30 wounded" as Israel opens fire at Gaza activists

"Israel's armed attack on human rights workers constitutes a clear breach of international law"

FM: 'boarding legal under int. law'

Nobel-winning Elders deplore Gaza flotilla attack

Turkey threatens action; Israel on alert

more rain

After the recent rain

Tuba distortion

AA still life

Feed me mommy

I took my new hand for its second photo outing yesterday

Pick your own - the Cherries are ripe in Virginia

At the cemetery late this afternoon - here's who I stumbled upon - but she never knew it

Lost in nature

Fell on my camera today. --photos below

Taken by husband out back of the property this morning

Can anyone help with a flower ID?

China aims to be become supercomputer superpower (BBC) {Top500}

Photo proof of good progress on IKAROS sail deployment

Very nice photo of Rhea (Saturn's moon)

Anyone consult the I Ching?

Rick DiClemente's June Starself Astrological Newsletter

~June 2010~ Prayer, Light & Healing Requests Thread

Malaysian Official: God Made Animals for Testing

Vatican reaches out to atheists – but not you, Richard Dawkins

A question for theists: why do you personally believe in God?

Police: Girl raped, forced to stand before the congregation to apologize, then relocated

Is the oil spill (gusher) in the Gulf of Mexico proof that there is no God?

'Spiritual but not religious' becoming more common self-identification

Last year, I asked if anyone had information on "The Family", a cult group from California

Michelangelo's Secret Message in the Sistine Chapel

Vatican excludes Richard Dawkins and Christopher Hitchens from atheist debate guest list

Acupuncture's molecular effects pinned down

OCD? Your Immune System Could Be to Blame ~ ScienceMag.org

Anyone else watch this

Marijuana glut looms

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