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Archives: May 4, 2010

If corporations are persons with a right of free speech, they are also subject to criminal liabil-

If corporations are persons with a right of free speech, they are also subject to criminal liabil-

KO on the dead jelly fish washing up

BP's Worsening Spill Crisis Undermines CEO's Reforms

Republicans support racist immigration policy, companies that destroy the environment, and companies

The Rebirth of Regulation Robert Reich

Tee Hee! Orly Taitz is on RNP primary ballot for CA Sec of State! *snort*

Freeper "Bigtigermike" pissed at Palin "trust the oil industry" quote ("Leftist Media lying again!")

Has anyone seen any speculation about the Gulf of Mexico oil slick and weather changes to come?

I guess I'm living in a parallel universe-college student qualifies for 350K home loan?

Stopping the gushing dousing the ocean with chemicals (Lose-Lose)

cake eaters

UFCW Local 1500 Responds To "Cowardly and Undemocratic" Walmart Campaign for First New York City Sit

I just got polled by Rasmussen.

Seriously Re-Thinking My Stance on Abortion.

Immigrants’ Rights are Workers’ Rights — The Case for United Struggle

Is there double standard here..

Massive Oil in the Gulf: Monday 3, 2010

Uh oh, now it's a Pakistani American (NYC bombing)

Exxon Valdez reporter/environmental author Charles Wohlforth weighs in on Gulf Spill (a good read)

How long, in general, does it take crude oil to be broken down by natural chemical reactions?

Sheriff Joe decides not to run for AZ governor -- as a way to ensure he's not indicted

Following new immigration law, Arizona neo-Nazi group designates Cinco de Mayo Report An Illegal Day

Teddy Kennedy once wrote an article on EFCA that explains the CARD-CHECK provision.

Oil "Spill" And "Natural Disaster" Language...

Exxon Valdez and the birth of credit default swaps

Exxon Valdez and the birth of credit default swaps

e-bay Item described as: "Untrustworthy, Self-Serving Politician"

what state has the most tradition in either the republican or democratic parties?

Lawmakers approve bill opening Atlanta Hartsfield airport to firearms

"Oil Spill Determined To Attack Gulf Coast"

5,113 warheads.

Anyone watching NatGeo now?

How we should handle BP's liabilty

Can a new prison save a town?

Progress toward Gulf oil well cap

Progress toward Gulf oil well cap

US says it has 5,113 nuclear warheads

Rabbi Michael Lerner's home attacked by right-wing Zionists: Daily Kos

I'm sickened on a physical level by this oil spill.

Now Sarah Palin is a "crude" joke.

Mandatory Monday Malloy Truthseekers check in!!

Mandatory Monday Malloy Truthseekers check in!!

TOON: THIS MODERN WORLD explains how Goldman Sachs works...

Visiting bands in Arizona at sporting events. An idea of a song to play... (Bowie!)

DU this CNN poll on offshore drilling, please:

Elena Kagan speaks with Justice Stevens at the 7th Circuit Bar Association and Judicial Conference

Fast Food Radio?

Rape witness law passes CA senate - will make it illegal to witness child rape & stroll off

5 killed while playing soccer in southern Mexico

Video leaked from GOP fundraiser.

What comes first when addressing society's larger problems - politics or solutions?

Gulf oil spill bad, but how bad? (NYT)

Coal Mine- Disaster. Oil Derrick- Disaster. And now Wind Turbines....too!

The first major oil spill was the Torrey Canyon, back in 1969 but...

Report: FBI Opens Criminal Probe Of Massey Energy

WOW !!! - Lessons From The Gulf Oil Spill - Seattle PI

Gary Bauer and other Christian Rightists tried to prevent Dr. Koop from warning public about AIDS

Both California GOP Gubernatorial Candidates love Teabaggers!

Both California GOP Gubernatorial Candidates love Teabaggers!

Sen. Mike Bennett Caught Looking at Porn on Senate Floor

Secret Erik Prince/Blackwater Tape Exposed-(Tried To Ban Journalists-This Time HE FAILED!!!)

I'd like to go on record now as predicting the Nashville flooding is a bigger deal than the Gulf oil

The beating up on teachers continues. Opinion piece...

News media seem to be screwing up the name of the bomb suspect.

Greenspan Joined Paulson Hedge Fund in 2008 (at heart of GS Fraud)

Ok ok, this is a wake up call

Austerity in Latvia: a warning to the international working class

When do we get to point fingers, to lay blame?

Local boy with cancer turns into a superhero for a day

Pennsylvania med students support state single payer

Feel-good video - "best buds" orangutang & hound dog adopt each other

Pennsylvania med students support state single payer

You have to live here a while to understand the abundance of

The Keys are/WERE so Beautiful

While we are watching other events: Phillip Morris files suit in Uruguay for unfair cigarette law

Rhetoric guides immigration debate; Immigration law pushes U.S. toward European-style oversight

Excerpted Transcript: Wolfowitz on C-SPAN's Washington Journal justifying the Iraq War

Feds offer $5b to shore up early retiree coverage

Massive oil spill was foreseeable. 117 blowout preventer failures in a two year period.

The Black Tide

Environmental groups condemn ocean drilling in climate bill as ‘unacceptable

What is the "Homeland Security Committee".?. . .And why is Peter Fuckin' King

Questions on banking:

McCain Blocking Bill To Include Marines In 'Department Of The Navy' Name

Diaper David is on Morning Joe Scum

Has the TVA lost its' Power?

With Democrats like Gene Taylor...........

Ron Kirkland, GOP House Candidate Says 'Gays Were Taken Care Of' When He Served In The Military

Frustrated sigh........

ABC New brings out Richard Clarke for informed opinion on the Times Sq bomb attempt.....

Multiculuturalism is a hoax

Floods threaten Nashville's water supply

Floods threaten Nashville's water supply turns out that Michele Bachmann isn't the craziest person in Minnesota

6 reasons 'Goldman Conspiracy' must kill reforms

Bee Catastrophe: 1/3 of Colonies Died This Winter, Worries Grow About Terminal Decline

A guy from Pakistan. How convenient to the Afghanistan Warmongers

If more businesses operated like Goldman Sachs-What Does Our New Product Do? Who Knows!-Tom Tomorrow

A Pakistani-American was arrested for the TImes Square

An illustration about the oil spill

Opinion: A capacity for progress is the next step in human evolution.

Lookie lookie - who the heck just crawled out of the oil swill

What's the difference between Dave Vitter and a big pile of poo?

Has Toyota come clean on electrical glitches? (Toyota technician appeared with his computer )

Frying in Hot Greece......

Should Obama’s Supreme Court Choice be Non-Ivy League and Non-Northeast?

Progressive Dems in OH and NC: Remember to Vote Brunner, Marshall Tuesday

N.J. governor dumping state high court's only black judge

You could have imagined the consequences of deep oil drilling.

The notion that the first thing to do is "secure the border" and only then worry about comprehensive

Who said yesterday "I want our country to be able to trust the oil industry." ?

So BP's Oil Spill Liability is LIMITED TO $75mil , but they made Billions Last Q in Profits...

Marco Rubio wants to decrease Social Security for people under 55.

I'm taking a deep breath and recognizing that shit is screwing up all over the place right now

The Earth Is Bleeding. And Her Blood Is On All Our Hands.

BP Oil spill, I just put my tin foil hat on

Killing a large swathe in the food chain can set-off a chain reaction.

Dear Bill Moyers,

Interesting choice of words but significance intended.

Conservative non-profit behind AstroTweets against Coakley

Blackwater: Teaching Afghans to Use Toilets & Jumping Jacks, too!

Mr. Fish TOON: Alternative Energy Emergency Cleanup Crews

Michael Brown: Obama Wanted The Oil Spill To Happen

Michael Brown: Obama Wanted The Oil Spill To Happen

Michael Brown: Obama Wanted Oil Spill (VIDEO)

About 80% of the callers on CSPAN's Washington Journal are blaming the government for the spill

About 80% of the callers on CSPAN's Washington Journal are blaming the government for the spill

Yesterday's late afternoon leak about the NYC bomber was a bad leak

If, as Schwarzenegger said, seeing images of the Gulf oil disaster on TV

Continental/United Merger - isn't this becoming a *too big too fail* problem down the road?

A noodle shop's role in Vietnam War

McCain blocking bill to to change Navy Department’s name to "Department of the Navy & Marine Corps"

Tin soldiers and Nixon coming

Oath Keepers founder slams conservative media ‘hypocrisy’ - Slams Beck, Malkin, Limbaugh

Efforts to shrink Gulf's 'dead zone' face serious setbacks from oil spill

Texas Governor, Rick Perry blames The Lord for oil spill


what's with the missing thread?

Why is this so dang funny?

Health Care Bump at Last?

George Will's wind energy claims are for the birds -fact check

Bush regarding Iraq: "There won't be any more mass graves and torture rooms"

World oil production has been declining for five years...

Knife-wielding woman stabs 4 in West Hollywood Target store

As BP’s Oil Disaster Devastates Gulf Region, Landrieu And Boehner Call For Expanding

Sylvia Allen nonsense

Europe’s economic woes hitting home in Canada

Cuccinelli Probe Of Climate Scientist Blasted As 'Witch Hunt'

Luckovich TOON: "Caution..."

I'm looking for a scholarly or at least sane DU analysis of the 10 Planks of Communism

World's Parents Deny THEIR Kids Want Sex. It's All Those OTHER Kids.

World's Parents Deny THEIR Kids Want Sex. It's All Those OTHER Kids.

Which of these two men is a greater danger to the US?

Both sides in Arizona's immigration debate use crime argument

Idiot Rick Perry warns against 'knee-jerk' reaction to gulf oil spill, calls it an act of God.

Well, at least TLC didn't give them a TV show.

These photos make me want to cry.

DEAN KAHLER : Paralyzed in KSU shootings, he's thankful to be alive

Dummy Bait: Wouldn't we complain if Bush did the same thing?

WTF! The oil spill isn't even on the main website page of the NYT.

Stimulus Workers Confront Legacy of Contamination at Nuclear Sites

Some people were making fun of me for wanting to leave me job and volunteer.

Some people were making fun of me for wanting to leave me job and volunteer.

Sen. Mike Bennett Caught Looking at Porn on Senate Floor (Fl.)

Breaking: US Citizen of Pakistan Descent Arrested in connection to NYC attempted bombing

I give a lot of credit to New Yorkers.

From news: A diagram of the area affected and

You Can’t Get Raped In Skinny Jeans, Jury Says

You Can’t Get Raped In Skinny Jeans, Jury Says

patience is a virtue... kneejerk finger pointers.

Fears for crops as shock figures from America show scale of bee catastrophe

The Rude Pundit: Notes Regarding the Feasibility of a Minor Revolution, Part 2: Embrace the Leap

European Space Agency Satellite Images Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill

US Seeks to Eliminate non-GMO Labelling Across the Globe

Now, I am no Democrat (or Republican) BUUT..

Calif spends $52,363 per year to house an inmate in prison, and $7,440 per student grades K-12

Retired General Eaton: McCain, Pete King Putting American Lives At Risk

Was the Senator Kaufman decision too hasty?

Witness blogs about rig explosion. Fascinating.

The oil spill in pictures.

Call me paranoid, but the alleged Times Square bomber does not look to be balding

Boston works through 3rd day without drinking water

Conservatives Want To Deny U.S. Citizen Faisal Shahzad Miranda Rights, Ensuring

2010 smear alert - Allies of Scott Brown used "twitter bomb" of lies against Coakley

Good info and pics here on coast oil protection techniques.

Limbaugh gloating that bomber was not a "tea-bagger"...

Have you noticed the change in rhetoric re: the Times Square dud bomb?

Have you noticed the change in rhetoric re: the Times Square dud bomb?

Veto Disappoints Backers of Calif. Smoking Ban

Gates: U.S. must rethink expensive ships, EFV

Navy wants more time for Boeing F/A-18 proposal

Alaskans revisit dark days of Exxon Valdez

BP's "Pollution containment chamber" video

1.Does BP have deep water drilling operations in other parts of the world?


Why do people proudly wear Corporate Logos on their clothes???

My plan to bring about the swift demise of BP and Goldman Sachs is failing...

Obama NSS To Drop Preemption

PATAKI demands that we be clairvoyant and PSYCHIC, respond to bomb threats BEFORE the fact

From comments just uttered, it's enough to make one wonder if CNBC's Dennis Kneale thinks the

Could BP's solution become "Possibly The Biggest Mistake Humans Have Ever Made 2.0"...?

Heckuva Job Brownie: Obama thrilled over Gulf oil spill

Any reports on source of Shahzad's cash?

Effects of military deployment on young children just beginning to be understood

In fairness to Rick Perry, he does seem to worship British Petroleum

In fairness to Rick Perry, he does seem to worship British Petroleum

Nuns respond to my e-ltr complaining about Laura INGRAHAM's un-converted Catholicism

Breaking now: Pakistani American arrested in bombing attempt.

Vitter and GOP friends lament poor, poor BP

I wonder who started Facebook Poll about Barack Obama?

I must have missed a memo. It's apparently Overt Troll Day here on DU.

I don't think that means what she thinks it means.

I don't think that means what she thinks it means.

Pesticide Resistant Weeds On the Rise

Pull the Plug on Sarah Palin’s DISCOVERY Channel Show

Affordable Housing Initiatives?

Cuccinelli ditches censored lapel pins, blames the media for making them a ‘distraction.’

Scumbag Ted Nugent's North American Tour

NOAA Oil Spill map

Quiz on Iran: Can You Pass It?

Quiz on Iran: Can You Pass It?

Deeper, Baby. Deeper

so when will BP declare bankruptcy thus leaving us holding the bag?

Palin having a TV show on Alaska wildlife is like BP having a show on pristine gulf habitats.

BP completes the first of three containment domes. (Plans to emplace all 3 by this weekend).

Now That This Times Square Bomb Plot Has Been Thwarted......

Deepwater Horizon was *not* pushing limits of exploration...

S.F. cops' pasts could jeopardize convictions

Progressive group raises $100k for Halter (v.Blanche Lincoln)

Live Eagle nest with chicks

Exclusive: Oath Keepers founder slams conservative media ‘hypocrisy’ Beck 'kissed Bush's booty':

US school for disabled forces students to wear packs that deliver massive electric shocks

Good Jobs Green Jobs Conference: Public Transportation Reform

Stupid Republican criminal uses Barack Obama as his alias

I just voted

Obama Supreme Court pick could come this week

George Will Is A Lying Idiot

I have a cousin who lives at the beach, and she won't leave if a hurricane is coming because

New Phrase In Association With The Times Square Bomber Is Being Used.....

Times Square bomb suspect said to implicate himself; probe expands to Pakistan

Christian right leader George Rekers takes vacation with "rent boy

relative Presidential culpability for the Gulf Coast disaster

Al Jazeera English to be seen on Canadian cable and satellite

'Conservation group' quoted by NYT has direct ties to offshore drilling industry

on Greece's required ''austerity measures'' it occurred to me they are never applied to the rich

Gulf Coast Oil Geyser: UP THE IRONS!

BP's legal liability round-up

Deal Killer? White House Takes Aim At Fed Audit Provision

Deal Killer? White House Takes Aim At Fed Audit Provision

Right-wing bloggers thrilled to learn terrorism suspect isn't white

Ten great and practical things you can do to help clean up the Gulf coast

Somebody has a picture in their sig line of an oil rig shaped like a shiny

Bill Nelson: I'll Filibuster A Climate Bill That Allows Offshore Drilling

Bill Nelson: I'll Filibuster A Climate Bill That Allows Offshore Drilling

If I win MegaMillions tonight, I will pay more taxes than what BP will pay for their disaster

Gulf Oil Spill isnt Obama's Katrina, It's the Media's.

Alabama football coach Nick Saban was at Kent State May 4th, 1970.

UNDER OATH: Defense Gets Interrogator to Suggest Khadr Was Tortured

UNDER OATH: Defense Gets Interrogator to Suggest Khadr Was Tortured

A tangible example of why a boycott against BP won't work

OMG I just looked up "shooting a propane tank"

Was the NYC car bomb a retaliatory attack on South Park?

Animated graphic of oil spill

Remember the Housing Collapse and how it affected our broader economy?

Christian right leader George Rekers takes vacation with "rent boy"

Why Not- 10 Jobs for the Future?

Check out these photos of the Opryland Hotel flooding

WOOT!! Obama chose Kalamazoo Central High School......

A Most Satisfying Lunch

Boycott BP?

Random thought: Would our founding Fathers ever have let themselves

Looks Like Offshore Drilling Probably Won’t Be in the Climate Bill

Bwaaaaah hahahahahahha Issa is bawling about the

Murder of racist leader takes a turn into weird country

Neighbors' quick moves save attacked dog's life

Neighbors' quick moves save attacked dog's life

Aerial scenes of Nashville area flooding

Tweety looks good today

Legislators push PA immigration control bill!

Legislators push PA immigration control bill!

Economists' consensus estimate for Friday's jobs report: +175,000 jobs in April

Jake Tapper decries Obama use of "teabagger" then admits it's a coinage of Tea Party folks

Viva 'Los Sons'!!!!!

Markets slide on Greek debt woes

They hate us for our freedom. . . Well this time its true

suspect talking....have we had to torture him yet????

The return of Ken Blackwell: Mad Hatter back with the Tea Party in Ohio

12 fresh angles on the Gulf Coast oil spill, neatly packaged

Wood could be 50% of Swiss renewable energy in 2025

Where's Gale Norton?

How can M$Greedia continue this ridiculous

They hate us for our freedom. . . Well this time it is true

Ugh, just got a notice from our cable folks.....we're now getting FBN

Michael Brown shouldn't ever say Katrina

Some good news and some bad Democrat Angela Lansbury

Whirlpool, after taking $19 million in economic recovery money, sends 1100 Indiana jobs to Mexico

So the Times Square guy admitted it and named names that lead to further arrests

Critics: Times Square Bomber almost got away.

Slain D.C. principal met killers on sex chatline

Why downplaying the oil spill by comparing it to much bigger ones is naive.

Children's Tylenol recall: FDA slams factory conditions

Oakland police chase and gun down 'Bambi'

Voter turnout for the primary in my predominately Repub district today:

How Cooperation Is Maintained in Human Societies: Punishment, Study Suggests

thought provoking?

Cornyn: Senate should 'discuss' raising oil spill damage cap

I'm retracting my guess that the would-be bomber had help from Tehreek-e-Taliban.

I'm retracting my guess that the would-be bomber had help from Tehreek-e-Taliban.

How many Dicks does it take

Right Wing / Republican Art

Anyone want to host an exchange student from Afghanistan?

White House hits back at Fox News's 'very special and unique interview' with Brown

Is the right requesting Shahzad go in front of a military tribunal right?

Gulf rig owner had safety concerns

Job Opportunities in the Oil Cleanup Along the Coast

Why is Michael Brown on my TV with Chris Matthews

Glenn Beck Goes On Anti-Mother's Day Tirade

Who in recent history has done the most to advance the rapublican agenda?

Ugly minds produce real ugly people and Debbie Schlussel definitely hit the ugly tree.

Neighbors' quick moves save attacked dog's life

The 2010 Fight for the U.S. House

Gov. Riley Tells ThinkProgress He Will Reconsider ‘Drill Here, Drill Now’

Where's Dick?

Gulf Oil Spill Response Booms--they need hair and other supplies!

FCC expected to abandon net neutrality

Have you ever laughed at someone then realized they are seriously mentally ill?

Gallup: Underemployment Falls to 18.9% in April

Helicopters At Wounded Knee Cause Confusion

So this guy was a radicalized muslim after all

Too Big To Jail? Executives Unscathed As Regulators Let Banks Report Criminal Fraud

How I Found Myself in this Situation…

(unburned) oil is why we have free oxygen in our atmosphere

(unburned) oil is why we have free oxygen in our atmosphere

Mike Brown: "...this could be Obama's Katrina...."

Why are We So Obsessed with Money???

Have any outrage left? "Greenspan Wanted Housing-Bubble Dissent Kept Secret"

Rahm Emanuel Working With Federal Reserve To Fight Transparency

Michael Brown was a complete DICKHEAD during Katrina

Highly endangered sea turtles found dead on MS coast.

So what do you know about the "Illegal Immigration" issues?

Retired General: McCain, Pete King Putting American Lives At Risk

Christian ‘doctrine’ fueled dehumanization: UNPFII report

What is BP Putting in the Gulf?

Ratigan is having a grand fight with Judd Gregg

Times Square Bomb: The Right's Nuttiest Theory — By Adam Weinstein = MJones


Where Did the "Promise Keepers" Go?

Draining of Disneyland waterway reveals items lost by guests - 100s of cell phones

Obama Administration Was Warned It Was Underestimating Threat Of Serious Spill

Remember when "Breaking News" was really "Breaking News?"

No Charges for Ex-Head of Housing Under Bush

U.S. Military Using Weapons of Mass Destruction (WMD's) in Iraq & Afghanistan!

Watching Laura Bush and her girls on Oprah! Hard to take!

The Cuccinelli lapel pin is a replica of the Confederate 17th Virginia Infantry flag

To Protect and Serve

R. Piehole announced he will not run for AZ gov.

Thirty-eight years ago today, I was in ninth grade at Lee Burneson Jr. High

Wow. GOP congressional candidate destroyed. By his own staff.

Fucking A - - Nashville - - Hang in there, OK?

wondering why one of my brothers has gone insane

I think the Times Square car bomb was designed to fail

We can kill them but they can't kill us?

Please discuss this and help me figure it out.

Possible never before seen photos of the Gulf of Mexico Disaster

Chemical Danger: Substitutes Used In Butter Flavoring May Be Worse

AlterNet: JudeoFascists Attack Home of Progressive Rabbi Michael Lerner

".. even if what I read isn't true"

CNN Poll on Continued Drilling..UGH!

Fan on Phils' field subdued with Taser

CIGNA Admits to Secret Funding for Anti-Health Care Reform Ads

Questions: Which story should be front and center on DU?

John McCain has become a sad, pathetic caricature of himself.

Judge frees jailed mom of 15; kids stay in foster care

A Lost iPhone Shows Apple’s Churlish Side (NYT)

Tell me why this is a bad idea:

18 states refuse to run insurance pools for those with preexisting conditions

Biscuit survives - pic

The Rule of 3's - Taking America Back

What the Heck is BP Putting in the Gulf? (Mother Jones)

Do we all watch too much Jack Bauer and his ilk?

When will our country end the appeasement of the right wing?

Capitalism's Self-Inflicted Apocalypse

Perhaps we should deport bad spellers?

Question on drilling in the Gulf. Anyone know how many oil rigs are in the Gulf?

Astroturf 'Conservation Group' Quoted In NYT Frontpager On Oil Spill Has Ties To Transocean

PD asswipes opine on May 4th, 1970.

The victims of oil spill are washing up on shore

Gulf Gusher -- how bad can it be?

Faisal Shahzad earned MBA from Moonie-run university

Obama FCC Expected to Abandon Net Neutrality, Universal Internet

Is the suspected bomber a "lone wolf"?

Question on the oil containment devices

These are the major news stories we are trying to absorb right now:

Glen Beck Smacks Down Cons Like McCain & King Regarding Miranda

AP source: Man tied to Pakistan sought in NYC bomb

Small Luggage Explosion at Bush Airport

Web cam report blasts Lower Merion school district

another large city gets flooded by climate change rain (deaths)

Pogo cartoon worth recycling for the simple accuracy "We have met the enemy and he is us"

Capitalism: GUILTY of the WAR against the air, water, and soil.

Via Kos: WebCamGate Report Released. Conclusion? They're screwed.

Support Latino baseball players in asking Commissioner Selig to move All Star Game from Phoenix:

Elizabeth Warren On A Pants-less America

Fed Audit Update: * Amendment Gaining Momentum*

Is Dick Cheney To Blame for the Oil Spill? Signs Point to Yes.

I voted today! And now I'm mad at Democrats

Bad Credit, No Job? Lawmaker tries to make candidates credit off-limits to employers

I'm looking for a candidate whose platform is "Get off your lazy asses and ride bikes"

What is Cheny doing in Saudi Arabia?

For-Profit Schools Recruiting the Homeless

12 Groups of Animals Threatened by the Oil Spill

We have come to this: Tips on how to live out of your car.

GULF OIL SPILL - How EVERYONE can HELP!! Hair Mats and Mushrooms!

How do we turn this energy into votes?

Looks like BP Alaska is getting some visitors today.

Top Ten Reasons You Should Quit Facebook

20 jobs that have disappeared

Why the Enlightened Liberal Class Is Complicit in the Country's Downward Spiral

Three Lies Conservatives Tell About Poverty

Why the Deepwater Horizon Blew Up- Taken from a Driller's Forum


Why there is so little Oil on the Beaches

Ayla Brown, Scott Brown's Daughter, Gets CBS 'Early Show' Job

Boehner: Oil spill emphasizes need for more drilling

Hats off to (DU) moderators.

Richard Clarke just said something shocking about bomb

RIP Gulf of Mexico - Tampa bay - The Keys.

The RNC 8's hearings of Charges of conspiracy to Riot start this week.

Anti-Gay Christian Right Leader George Alan Rekers Caught Returning from Vacation with 'Rent Boy'

BOYCOTT ProFlowers! They support Hannity, Limbaugh, etc...

US super-rich (top 400 families) get five times more income than in 1995

Can the Gulf oil disaster get worse? Well, Hurricane season starts June 1st

California- Plunge in state revenue dashes hopes

33 Billion Dishonest Excuses for War

Arne Duncan says he encounters no public opposition.

As this spill hits shore, I ask a favor of my fellow DUers

A whole lot of people deserve a whole lot of thanks today.

Fact-checking the "Mother of all gushers could kill Earth's oceans" e-mail.

Who will the Right Wing/GOP/Tea Parties scapegoat next for the Gulf oil disaster?

American: The Bill Hicks Story

One of America's Most Prominent Anti-Gay Activists Found Vacationing With A Male Prostitute

Now MSN is calling it "Fans Gone Wild"

The Math

Judge orders release of 9 Hutaree militia members (Update to earlier threads)

Professor Francis Boyle on the 2001 Anthrax Attack (audio MP3)

Obama: Move beyond "tired debates" on offshore drilling & "stale debates" on nuclear.

Voices silenced in 1887 heard louder than ever this May Day (a day only "the left" celebrated)

I'm stumped.

Who Are These Immigrants That America So Fears?

Interview with Deepwater Horizon Rig Survivor

Rahm Working With Fed To Beat Back Audit

So-called Illegal Immigration: Don't Doubt for a Moment

The Gulf Oil Gusher shows how silly people are when they make such a big deal about Japanese whaling

•••••• Video - BP's "Crack In The World" - from 1965 movie to real life nightmare ••••••

You're going to have to trust me on this...

The Lounge has made me a bitter member of DU

"they may take our lives, but they shall never take our INDEPENDENCE DAY!" 40 speeches in 2 minutes

Ok, DUer's...

The Lounge has made me a banana member of DU

mary poppins chim chim cheree

John Williams - Cavatina

Y'know, I began to wonder if I'd heard the truth about the OK Corral

The Lounge has made me a bitter member of DU

The Lounge has made me a batter member of DU

Everybody dance!

The Lounge has made me a butter member of DU

Happy Sarah Day!

i am in a real bad way right now

I thought I was the Bally table king,

In honor of International Star Wars Day...

Please help me with these German lyrics, okay?

Post a Song that mentions brocellosis!

Just discovering

listen and and watch this 22 second video - what emotions does it evoke?

Going to hang out in DU...its getting rough in GD..someone entertain me..

Farmville, wtf?

Cops: Man takes one last swig before sobriety test

Happy Yoda Day!

DU relaxes me.

What's your earworm?

OMG! It's a spring! (heavy)

Mumbo Jumbo

Need music help... country

Re: Kent State...I was hoping there would be some kind of TV special or retrospective

Is it booN or bust, or is it booM or bust?

Damn cat!

Kayne West rap battle on Cleveland show (clip)

Verizon's new "Incredible" phone is just that...

Who won the Heineken Audience Award at the Tribeca Film Festival?

"I don't give out my email address" - from a gov't agency

Little did Dr. Strange know that Lucas would include his idea in his movie

Video leaked from GOP fundraiser.

Warren Zevon-Poor Poor Pitiful Me/Cadillac Ranch

Mos Eisley Spaceport

Good grief, is anywhere so important that you would drive around

How did the idea of having to use a silver bullet to kill a werewolf get started?

Funniest Personal Ads EVER

A Day in the Life of Darth Vader

"Let's blow this thing and go home!"

I have come to the conclusion that most, if not all posts by Ikonoklast in the Lounge

Y'all see that youtube of the babysitter being attacked by a cat

Sesame Street has changed since I watched it in 1971.

The job interview went ok, but why did I have to get naked and run on a treadmill for 20 minutes?

Would you be interested in a DU movie club?

Why's Frances Scott Key strollin round nekkid at Fort McHenry?

The Five Stages Of Love

I don't know if this is a lounge or a

Why would anyone think Shirley Manson was cool?

so, what did i miss?

Your word for the day is: Convivial

Check this out I been posting music songs and videos for years.

Condos Now Selling!

Officials doubt Pakistani Taliban behind New York bomb attempt

Who could have imagined there would be a problem with this?

Who's the idiot casting the "Thor" movie?

Suicide bomb attack targets CIA base in eastern Afghanistan

All Seattle Area Friends! Please read...friend's car was stolen yesterday

Has anyone else popped open a can of cat food in the morning and run out of the kitchen

"Would You, Could You on a Boat?"

Somali militants to stop piracy, free hostages

Why would anyone think Charles Manson was cool?

What Marcy was best?

The lounge has made me a shut your goddamn piehole.

Unruly Passenger Claimed to be an Alien, Wanted to Fly the Plane

What are some good corporate-trial movies (i.e the insider, the informant, etc)?

Stronger economic reports pull stocks higher

Officials: Pakistani sought in NYC bomb case

Authorities say slaying that sparked outcry over border security was not random (Suspect From US)

"You are part of the rebel alliance and a traiter! Take her away!"

I have come to the conclusion that most, if not all 'poster' in the Lounge

Official: Suspect in custody in NY car bomb attack

Judge to halt Oklahoma abortion law

Another problem at the gas station today.

Ezekiel 48:5

Despite plan, not a single fire boom on hand on Gulf Coast at time of oil spill

NyQuil, Benedryl etc

what are you doing, why aren't you going to the STORE RIGHT NOW

Are you happy with your homepage? I need to get rid of msn after all these years.

Lobbyists fret over legislation to reshape financial system

I need socks with traction. Here's the story, I got orthotics about 2 months ago

"The Exegesis of Philip K. Dick" to be published next year

I got the loveliest gift from a du'er. I know i haven't been around much

Interviewing for a job today, and I need some advice

I sleep with a teddy bear. Is that bad?

Whatever happened to Randolph Mantooth?


Suspect arrested in NYC bomb attempt

Jack Webb recorded an album?

Three Passengers Pulled Off Dubai-Bound Flight

Times Square bomb suspect arrested 'at last second'

(US Transportation Secretary Ray) LaHood defends fines against Toyota

Google Invests in Two Wind Farms

Child labor trial to start (1,000's of violations, awaits sentencing on 86 fraud convictions)

Just 72 hours left until my "staycation"

Reading Mackenzie Phillips' "High on Arrival"

I'm searching the Internet for a picture of how John Lennon would look today if he had lived,

Is there a clinical/technical term for an aversion to looking at people's faces?

Judge agrees to delay release of militia members

Glenn Beck hates mothers day!

BP pioneering underwater engineering feats to halt spewing oil in Gulf

Christian right leader George Rekers takes vacation with "rent boy

Greenspan Wanted Housing-Bubble Dissent Kept Secret

US says it has 5,113 nuclear warheads

Georgia man accused of traveling to Tennessee for armed takeover of courthouse

US Skeptical New York Bomb Suspect Acted Alone

South American Leaders to Sign Accord Opposing Arizona Law

I will be leaving tomorrow to help with bird and wildlife rescue along the Gulf.

UDD accepts PM's reconciliation roadmap (Thailand)

Feingold Calls For Phasing Out TV, Radio Marti Broadcasts To Cuba

Man "marries" cat

Homeless feared killed in Nashville flooding

Goldman market unit fined, hundreds of violations

Up to 8 reportedly in custody in Pakistan in connection with Times Square bombing attempt

Feds Gave Safety Prize to Transocean's Deepwater Horizon-Workers Did Hip-Hop Safet

Leader of Anti-Gay Hatemongering Movement Caught with RentBoy

So, I Google Image searched for "Awkward Family Photos"...

Documents found near bomb suspect's former Shelton home

All Drilling Must Be Halted In Arctic Pending Full Investigation Of Gulf Of Mexico Blowout, Says WWF

Coal Ash Regulation Proposals Announced By EPA

Fatality reported at WV mine

UC Berkeley students begin hunger strike

Early Retirees Get $5B Boost from White House

Silvio Berlusconi suffers blow as minister resigns over corruption charges

Name an enormously underrated thing stuck in unjustifiable near obscurity.

Nonprofit Conservation Group (cited by NYT) Has Ties to Oil Interests, Gulf Oil Spill

What is Cheny doing in Saudi Arabia?

Former Guantánamo detainees set for payouts after winning secrecy appeal

WWF sees "severe risk" in Arctic oil exploration

BP CEO says dome to be on seabed Thurs.

Wife of slain officer speaks out against new law

'Smart dust' aims to monitor everything

EPA Announces Plans to Regulate Coal Ash

New NATO idea to avoid killing innocent Afghans

Police Detonate Suspicious Bag at Bush Airport

Dow Sinks as Greek Crisis Hits Global Markets

Ron Kirkland, GOP House Candidate Says 'Gays Were Taken Care Of' When He Served In The Military

Kyl jokes about Obama drowning


How can I make myself irresistible to women?

BP says stemming oil flow will take three months

Court Rebukes Government Attempt to Use Secret Evidence in Torture Lawsuit

Nestor Kirchner to head South American bloc

What do you want?

Owner of sunken oil platform had safety concerns

Attention shoppers: Gulf spill could affect you

Times Square bomb suspect nabbed at airport-Pakistani-born U.S. citizen attempting to fly to Dubai

More Americans Have a Positive Reaction to ‘Progressive’ Than ‘Capitalism.’

Rick Perry: Oil spill may be 'act of God'

More than 80% of school districts to cut jobs

Gates Takes Aim at Navy, Questions Carrier Fleet

What are you reading today DU? I'm reading Cutting for Stone by Abraham Verghese

More Afghan schoolgirls ill in suspected gas attack

Obama hosts Nobel laureate Elie Wiesel for lunch

(California) Governor rejects smoking ban at beaches, parks

Oil spill: BP gives $25M to Florida

Holder: N.Y. bomb suspect admits role, will face terror charges

Bill To Ban Members Of Congress From Becoming Lobbyists Wins Cosponsor In Senate

After 32 years of smoking......I finally quit 6 weeks ago today.

Sen. Orrin Hatch says proposed tax on big banks is unfair

Woman stabs 4 in Southern Calif. Target store

BP completes first of three containment domes

Laura Bush Reveals How George W. Stopped Drinking


Birmingham area condo owners at Gulf Shores sue oil rig companies

Local Hispanics gain a key ally in their call for immigration reform

Suns to wear ‘Los Suns’ jerseys for Game 2

Factory Orders Rise, Sales Jump Most in Two Years

Authorities: Times Sq. bomb suspect trained at terror camp in Pakistan

Sanders Concerned White House May Kill Fed Audit Amendment

Pelosi confident in Senate climate action despite hurdles

Greece Hit By Massive Strike Protesting Austerity Plan

Knock knock.

Bomb suspect lost Conn. home to foreclosure

Why no outrage from the right wing about this...

Marshall expands lead, many still undecided

New Louisiana poll shows Jindal slip, Vitter holding lead over Melancon

Fisher Has 20-Point Lead In Ohio Dem Senate Primary

Malloy Says He Qualifies For Public Financing In Gov's Race

Poll finds big Kitzhaber lead in Oregon Democratic primary

GOP's Candidate for Gov In Minnesota Wants To Nullify All Federal Laws

Kit Bond jokes that opponents of Obama end up in the river - "figuratively"

I can't stand how we are seeing the politization of the BP Gulf War Oil Spill now...

US school for disabled forces students to wear packs that deliver massive electric shocks

Eugene Robinson: Border-First Hallucinations

Oil spill: Update on the government response

It still amazes me people actually want to be POTUS. Oil spill and now another terrorist attempt.WOW

Dan Pfeiffer:The 10 Most Wanted Lobbyist Loopholes

This is what transparency looks like

Guardian: Brown delivers VERY impressive performance in 'fourth' debate

Factory growth rises, consumer spending up & Pending home sales rise 5.3 percent in March

****Heads Up: POTUS Speaks to Business Council, 11:05am EDT! ****

The world will be watching. And we can lead by example.

We should have let the Time Square bomber leave the country and see who he linked up with!!!

Well, the Obama administration and Homeland Security must be doing a good job in handling the NY

Fraud case complicates Ayotte bid

Neumann gets endorsement from Sen. Coburn (Wisconsin)

Angela Hicks Drops Out of 8th District Race for Congress

Should Recs and Unrecs be made be made public?

President Obama does better than his "last nine elected predecessors" on one important metric.

Damn Obama for not being able to identify criminals before they become criminals

Obama bow to Saudi king led to Times Square plot: Michael Scheuer

DeJoie Ends Congressional Campaign (NH)

I just saw X-governor Pataki on Contessa bleating about how Obama...

You can help with the oil spill cleanup! Donate hair/pet fur/nylons

It never ceases to amaze me how respectful Obama is to people compared to Shrub

Obama sits with SCOTUS nominee, Diane Wood Tuesday

Dems: Cantor’s Speech Shows He Wants Obama To Fail On National Security

"How the Arrest Went Down" (of NYC car bomb suspect Faisal Shahzad)


"First lady's first tweet"

There is something I wish the Obama admin. would do that the Bush admin. did...

Rocky Mountain Poll has more good news for Brewer

Polk Commissioner Randy Wilkinson Leaves GOP for Tea Party

NYT Article......Calm down and wait to see what happens with Oil Spill.....

Obama Campaign Aide Anita Dunn helping UK's Tory Candidate Cameron

The Obama drug strategy

Today's Gallup Tracking poll...

Joe Conason: Why Norway's Offshore Drilling is Safer

"Does Eric Cantor have the slightest clue on national security? The short answer is no. "

Muhlenberg poll shows Sestak a mere 4 pts behind (46%-42%)

KY-Sen: Paul, Mongiardo in the Lead

U.S. factory orders show biggest gain in 9 years

Interesting take: Is Fox News destroying the GOP?

Reuters: Voting Begins In Senate on Wall Street Reform

Hillary Diane Rodham Clinton is doing a fanfu_kingtastic job as SOS

Obama cuts radio ad for Lincoln

Cornyn says POTUS "Got Lucky" re Times Square Bomber

chrisTian right leader George Rekers takes vacation with "rent boy"

Quinnipiac PA POLL: Sestak closes to within eight points of Specter - 47/39.

Deep Horizon Response: The Past 24 Hrs Oil Spill Update

Young Turks: Senator on Pot Brownies & Marijuana Legalization

Thom Hartmann - Attorney Mike Papantonio - Gulf oil spill blows up seafood industry

A trip through memory lane... Chimpy booed at Inauguration

Thom Hartmann - Joe Madison - Alpha Phi Alpha dumps AZ

Nutty Michelle Bachmann Alludes to Census Being Used for Internment Camps

Throw out blue dogs!

Rachel Maddow- Enforcing accountability for the oil disaster

Ed Schultz & Papantonio Go After BP

British Conservatives rap. (funny)

Conflicting Stories Concerning Murder of Arizona Rancher

Religion is Irrelevant in the Gay Marriage Legal Debate

Play Justin Bieber Off Keyboard Cat

Sheriff Joe decides not to run for AZ governor -- as a way to ensure he's not indicted shortly

Teabagging the teabaggers in West Bloomfield...SUV-driving bagger rants about people who drive SUVs

Today is 40th Anniversary of Kent State Uprising


A car backed up through a wall in a Tulsa, Oklahoma, parking garage.

RFK, Jr. talks Oil Spill Lawsuit

Casino Jack Exclusive Clip: How One GOP Rep Helped Jack Abramoff


Ohio Man Facing Foreclosure Locks Self In Home

TYT: Obama's Killer Jokes At Correspondents Dinner

Anti-Racist Action Crashes A "Tea Party" Outside Kent State College

Sarah Palin's Armageddon Shopping Spree

TYT: Scary Report - Anti-Govt Militia Movement Growing

Mike Malloy - Drill, Fox News, Drill

Neo-Nazis And Report An Illegal Day

Vietnam; Kent State Massacre May 4, 1970

Chris Matthews To Michael Brown: Your Oil Rig Theories Sound 'Insane'

Gibbs Slams Fox News For Michael Brown Interview

CNN: What If The Tea Party Were Black?

Tennessee Under Water And Nobody Gives A Dang

Plastic swallowed by albatrosses in the Pacific ocean - Hawaii: Message in the Waves - BBC

USA: New immigration law in Arizona

CNN: BP's Plan To Collect Leaking Oil & Seal The Leak (A Recipe For An Even Worse Disaster?)

Mike Malloy - Anger Management Gone Wrong

Mike Malloy - Anger Management Gone Wrong

Rachel Maddow 'Somebody's got to stand up against those companies'

TYT: White House Wonder Twins Blocking Fed Audit

Wake up, or enjoy the dream, America in Wonderland

Return from Haiti

Senators challenge "Know Your Farmer" program

Rush Limbaugh: Oil Spill Sabotage Caused By Water-Skiing Squirrel

The Rebirth of Regulation (Robert Reich)

Thugs from Apple show up asking to search your house

When I think of this war, I think about bias, New York times, and of Judith Miller....

Democrats call for deployment of National Guard in Chicago

A Vietnam War Lesson

Forces Align Against Arizona: 4 Major Cities Threaten Boycotts, Baseball Flexes Its Muscles.....

Jeremy Scahill: Secret Erik Prince Tape Exposed

Erik Prince Proposes Blackwater Become Big Oil’s Enforcer

Bomb suspect issued H-1B visa in 2002

Gov. Bob McDonnell travels to BP-funded conference to push for more oil drilling.

It's not "Obama's Katrina" it's "Cheney's Chernobyl"

Progressives In Crisis: The Democrats' Lobbyist-Industrial Complex

Eugene Robinson: Border-First Hallucinations

Joe Conason: Why Norway's offshore drilling is safer

Rep Alan Grayson: Who Got Our $1,000,000,000,000?

Hutarees free on bond. Will John Boehner enlist them in his anti-Government crusade?

Congressmen Raised Concerns About BP Safety in Months Before Gulf Spill

"Drill Baby Drill" champions maintaining very low profile as the Gulf oil disaster proceeds

NY Times- Frum and Goldberg debate whether Obama is a socialist

BP Oil Slick The Result Of Republican DOJ And Regulatory Policy (Emptywheel, bmaz)

AZ Governor: " Illegal Immigration like Terrorist Attacks"

BP Oil Spill Worsens With No Solution in Sight, 210,000 Gallons a Day Spew into Gulf of Mexico

Christian right leader George Rekers takes vacation with "rent boy"

Marcy Winograd 2010: We All Win!

Chemicals profit in solar

Purple is the New Green (Purple algae's structure best for harvesting solar energy?)

Scripps Researchers Outline Strategy to Limit Global Warming

Georgia Judge Rules Against 2 Controversial Nuclear Reactors

CO2 Effects on Plants Increase Global Warming

Aboriginal hunting and burning increase Australia's desert biodiversity, Stanford researchers find

Centennial Says Supply of Steelmaking Coal ‘Fragile’

‘U.S. policy is nuclear narcissism’

Farmers Cope With Roundup-Resistant Weeds

Drumbeat: May 4, 2010

After Shrinking 85% In 50 Years, Rwenzori Ice Cap Splits In Two, Blocking Climbers In Uganda

Power Plants along the Gulf coast.

Rise of the Superweeds - Farmers Cope With Roundup-Resistant Weeds

Arctic Alaskan Town Of Kaktovik's Patrols See Starving Polar Bear #s Boom As Ice Recedes

BBC - 1910 UK Fishing Tonnage 4X That Of Today; Fishery Output Peaked In 1938

Pricing for Utility Green Power Continues to Fall

Sam’s Club First U.S. Retailer to Install On-Site Micro-Wind Farm – Walmart is Next

After Winter's "Invisible Drought", Southern Ontario Experiences Warmest April On Record

BP shareholders challenge company over environmental safety

Tehachapi power grid project reaches first milestone

BP calls blowout disaster ‘inconceivable,’ ‘unprecedented,’ and unforeseeable

'The Return Of Navajo Boy' Opens Up Uranium Tragedy

Nuclear Power and the Pathway to Nuclear Weapons

60% better consumption, produce lower emissions and still drive faster?

Evidence is overrated when you're a conspiracy theorist

Gulf Oil Spill Is Bad, but How Bad?

Explosions and Slicks - More Reasons for Considering the Benefits of Nuclear Energy

Taking Farming To The Skies

Gloat-Free Baseball Scores (Monday, May 3)

Since it's slow here today....

a few days late, but, Steve Cauthen turned 50 on Derby Day.....

Celtic just beat the Rangers. Preview of next July in Mass.?

49ers sign Patrick Willis to 5 year extension..

Boston teams did well last night, so naturally "certain" posters are quiet today!

Suns come out in the first half, shooting 57% to take a 57-47 lead over

'Rapelisberger' T-Shirt Offers New Way To Taunt Ben Roethlisberger

Phillies Fan Tased While Running on Field

Chavez party members pick candidates

Caritas urges protection after Colombia threats

Nestor Kirchner to head South American bloc

Resisting CAFTA and Metal Mining in El Salvador

How does one edit a DU post w/o a trace after 10 hours? Ask naaman fletcher.

Latin America forum -Unrec'ers United- check in thread.

Venezuelan Pepsi Seizure May Cut Supply, Montoya Says

Lifting Cuba Travel Ban Could Impact Local Tourism


Chavez losing natural constituency

Worker's day in Venezuela: non chavista labor unions not allowed to march

Venezuelan government fails to revive local production

Finally something I have in common with a GOP official

Conservative Military Chaplains Fight Repeal of DADT

Which is the gay one?

Christian right leader George Rekers takes vacation with "rent boy"

Seattle Teamsters OK new contract with Waste Management (5 year contract)

Washington State Refinery Blast (killed 7) Reveals Weaknesses in Labor Laws

Parsons Kansas construction accident: 500-pound pipe crushes worker

Workers’ Memorial Day: OSHA’s Michaels Testifies Before the Senate

US Labor Department’s OSHA releases data detailing worker exposure to toxic chemicals

BP Safety Record Lags Sector Peers: Could Oil Spill Disaster Change How We Value ESG Risks?

Today in Labor History May 4 Haymarket massacre 11 police and strikers die, Harlan County War begins

Roofer stable after being impaled ( update & had no fall protection)

Shaw’s Rejects Union’s Offer to Settle Strike at Methuen Warehouse

Transit Co. Is Ordered to Pay Half-Million to Whistleblower

Twin Cities Nurses prep for nurses strike

UnionBusters start sweating: "America's job creators would do well to pay attention..."

Is Mamilla part of East Jerusalem where there is dispute about Arabs and Jews

Judge orders release of 9 Hutaree militia members (Update to earlier threads)

SCREW gun control, what we really need is SIGN control!!!

Michigan: 5 Officers Are Shot, One Fatally

(Georgia) Bill allowing guns in airports passes state Legislature

Armed Moms - Yakima WA

Woman stabs 4 in Southern Calif. Target store, stopped by gunman

VPC studies on gun control. Fact or fiction?

Anybody read From Luby's to the Legislature: One Woman's Fight Against Gun Control

Why do you need a gun in a safe neighborhood?

Why I Don't care for background checks

reflections after the rain

For Celebration - not as requested but the best I have

Sometimes (at least for my taste) the light is almost perfect

Please go VOTE - WaPO High School photo contest

Can't ya read?

So they are planting a million trees at Shelby Farms

Black and White Spring

Happy Vaisakhi! (dial-up warning)

Making Rain Clouds With Lasers

Purifying Positronium Could Help Develop Gamma Ray Lasers and Produce Fusion Power

The Sun's Coronal Rain Puzzle Solved

DEET Mosquito Repellent Could Lose Its Bite

Could a Mini Horse Be Bred Small Enough to Fit in Your Palm?

US Air Force Launches Secret Flying Twinkie


An Idea for Calling out Coast to Coast on its Conservative Ties

More from Web bot Clif High, on the Veritas show:

"A Spellworking Tonight for the Gulf" - Tuesday 9:30pm - 10:30pm EDT

I have a reading with a lady named Judy Hevenly on Wed. night.

Please send love to my mom. Possible Open Heart surgery tomorrow.

How's Ecumenist doing?

Godless beer makes long-awaited journey to the States

Language, Truth and Logic

Monks with Guns - Buddhists aren’t immune to anger, fear, or violence

When the Ties That Bind Unravel

Grime, dust, bacteria found at J&J plant: FDA

The Subprime Conspiracy, BY Mike Whitney

Disclosure in the Precious Metals Puzzle Palace

Worse Than 1789? By James Howard Kunstler

heh heh

Doonesbury - "Which Right Is That, Sir?"

Comment on NBC 5 chicago last night on United merger

Taking Down the "Too Big To Fail" Banks Ourselves (May 4, 2010)

Cultural Differences Drive European Response to Greek Crisis.