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Archives: June 15, 2010

Wow. Nice little shaker in So. Cal just now. No word on where or how big yet.

Let's play "Guess the Richtor" - two shocks, one rolling felt LA

Let's play "Guess the Richtor" - two shocks, one rolling felt LA

Big shaker, San Diego -

About Valdez vs. Gulf...

Earthquake in southern California???

Envelopes with white powder sent to fed buildings

Games big corporations play

Games big corporations play

Facebook Page: Alvin Greene for President

Quake just rattled San Diego

What if Helen Thomas Had Emulated Powerful Right-Wingers and Said Palestinians Don't Exist?

OK, Someone explain the SC Candidate filing process to me.

Exxon Distances Itself From BP's `Dramatic Departure' in Gulf

The US has directly caused the deaths of over 1 million whales since 2003.

NYT, Republican Opposition Rag

NYT, Republican Opposition Rag

No civil commitment for Army sex offender

Ground Soldier System rechristened Nett Warrior

Officer charged with smuggling to change plea

U.S. removing (toxic) waste during Iraq withdrawal

BBC International is running a special on Oil and Water

Nader says reinstate Helen Thomas

Senators seek $870 million boost for Guard

American on mission to kill bin Laden arrested

Huge mineral discovery could alter Afghan war

Does American law extend to the Deepwater Horizon Rig?

NY Times: The Unemployed Held Hostage

Barack Obama calls for clean-energy push

Earthquakes are non-stop tonight!

Report: 90% of youth in Philly cannot serve

Future USS Jason Dunham Delivered

State Department wants a mini-army in Iraq

Why Are Key Components of Passports Outsourced To Country In Turmoil (Thailand)?

U.S. backs ban on 3 reporters at Guantanamo

Army reseals chemical weapons, cites leak

Norway & Sweden have offered to aid in the Gulf gusher. What expertise do they have?

USDA Bans Nebraska Organic Food Inspector for Using Chinese Government Employees

Bidding on the Afghan find by mining companies will begin by the end of the year.

What is it with the DC area/region choking in sports?

What is it with the DC area/region choking in sports?

Jack Conway's crybaby opponent, Rand Paul bitches about

Australian 'angel' saves lives at suicide spot

The BP Coffee Spill (video) - funny

Any word on the two who tried to enter MacDill's AFB

Residents get 6 votes each in suburban NY election

Rich get richer by 12%, poor get poorer in the wake of the financial crisis

June 14, 2010 SEC: Government Destroyed Documents Regarding Pre-9/11 Put Options

Lazy Reporters, Politicians and Comedians Bring Helen Thomas Down as an Unquestioning Public Cheers

The Unemployed Held Hostage (NY Times Lead Editorial)

The Unemployed Held Hostage (NY Times Lead Editorial)

Humble Oil ad.. "We Destroy Glaciers"...(and they were proud of it)

Shrimp dumped, captain warned in Gulf

Oil Spill Forces Shutdown of 134-Year-Old Oyster Supplier

Efforts to Repel Gulf Oil Spill Are Described as Chaotic

Heads UP DU...Live coverage Financial Reform Committee starts 11 am. Here:

Charges dropped against self-confessed bestiality enthusiast who called for death of Elton John

Anyone recall this much concern about our pensioners when the Rethugs and our media were ...

G.O.P. Consultant Accused of Stealing Campaign Money

I tried to watch the World Cup, I really did.

I was going to post this in the Spirituality Forum...but what the Hey... We all need this Answer

Just felt an earthquake here in San Diego...

Oil spill spreads bitter disappointment in Barataria Bay

Gulf oil disaster: a trillion-dollar corporate crime

CA quake

Four Months In, Special Forces Team ‘Can’t Find the Taliban’

Report: Whitman had altercation with eBay employee

The media's understanding of its role (Media Criticism )

Gulf oil disaster: a trillion-dollar corporate crime

My county has decided to defy the Unified Command

My county has decided to defy the Unified Command

My county has decided to defy the Unified Command

A Logo for Every City on the Planet (What would your city's look like?)

Gen Petraeus becomes ill at Senate hearing - c-span1

There are a few things worth fighting a war against, but almost no things worth fighting a war for.

Report: Whitman pushed eBay employee Confrontation led to

Ethridge shouldn't have laid the smackdown on the provocative videographer who ambushed him. . .

Live Coverage - Oil Execs From All Companies On CSPAN 3 Now........

Sand drives Army to ditch Velcro on pants

Crist, Barbour clash on drilling

BP has Turned the Gulf of Mexico into a Giant Vat of Liquid Smog Mixed with Blood Thinner

Global General 26 die as insurgents storm Iraq's central bank

The Mormons became the first religious organization to be fined for political malfeasance

What we teach: Breaking rules always pays. Look at what was just posted on MSNBC.com

China has a nuke plant event

A pro plays the Vuvuzela

Before we get back to writing our communist-loving, baby killer, homosexual loving blogs…

I am frequently reminded how prevalent and main stream racism is in this country

Bob Cavnar: Is the Drilling Moratorium Really Long Enough? No, Not Really

Surprise! That Story About Afghanistan's $1 Trillion In Commodities....

Whitman Had Physical Altercation With eBay Employee in 2007, Report Claims

LI man raided in Times Square case: FBI apologizes

Benen: Repubs are putting impeachment firmly on the table

Aiming at Rivals, Starbucks Will Offer Free Wi-Fi

Is Blackwater's Erik Prince Moving to the United Arab Emirates? Jeremy Scahill

ive heard that fannie and freddie have a new patent on solar panels

Oil Spill Infographs from the Times-Picayune:

Long ribbons of orange-brown oil spotted 4 miles from Tampa Bay coast (Photos)

digby: Violent American tendencies run deep

I support President Obama and believe in him to do the right thing in his speech tonight...

Five NATO Troops Killed in Afghanistan

US Taxpayers May Be Paying for Child Soldiers as Young as Nine

Bernie Sanders on C-Span 2 now, tax + unemployment

Sharron Angle Left Far-Right Third Party For Electoral Expedience, Members Say

Meg Whitman Allegedly Shoved Employee with $200,000 Worth of Anger

MONROE, Ohio - The famous King of Kings statue at the Solid Rock Church in Monroe has been destroyed

Repugs Hitting On The Moratorium Giving The Oil Execs The Opportunity For Blackmail.......

Repugs Hitting On The Moratorium Giving The Oil Execs The Opportunity For Blackmail.......

Big Oil Lies People Die - pic

Someone has created a website for Alvin Greene

Rep. Markey chewing Big Oil execs ass.

Tom Tomorrow: Invisible-hand-of the-free-market-man!

Anybody else notice? The stock market lately has been like games in the NBA

(shudder)

Coming soon: Corporate Town Halls against Social Security

BP's outreach youtube propaganda network,

She Blinded Me With Stupid

She Blinded Me With Stupid

A little present from me to you:

Self-delete

Hosts Mangle Angle's 'FOX & Friends' Debut

Residents get 6 votes each in suburban NY election

BP Death Clouds Already Onshore! Benzene-3400ppb & Hyrdrogen Sulfide-1200ppb TOXIC AIR ALERT

US Senate just confirmed Obama Federal Judge, Tanya Pratt, Indiana

Post #1000

Declaration of Health Independence and Security

WikiLeaks under attack...?

Obama and the BP Spill: A Command Gap?

Thank you, mods. Things are a little less trolly 'round heah.

Sometimes the Police are just F'ing idiots. ugg!

US Senate just confirmed Obama Federal Judge, Brian Jackson, Louisiana

Calling Pat Robertson....

K&R if you think that all grave-dancing threads should be locked immediately

Update: BP places order with Kevin Costner Ocean Therapy Solutions for use of 32 centrifuge machines

Health clinic opens in our local Wal-mart. And unfortunately with the

Progressive Democrats of America expands the Healthcare NOT Warfare campaign to include Brown Bag Lu

Targeting Whistleblowers: Truth Telling Endangered

Why did the Democratic House and Senate go along

Big Oil testifying on the HIll now, Cspan 3.

The Oil Drum: BP's Latest "Better" Plans, the E/C Committee ?s for Heyward, &c.

patent number 6904336 was approved by the U.S. patent and trade office on Nov. 7 2006

Whitman’s Campaign Investment Tops $90 Million

just saw a business on CNN who markets oil eating bacteria...asked if they had talked with BP...

Time to send John McCain to Afghanistan - it's a crime that

Will Westboro Baptist protest Touchdown Jesus's funeral?

Setbacks Cloud U.S. Plans to Get Out of Afghanistan

Pic: "Die Vuvuzela, Die!"

We (always) need more time for war

India: Bhopal verdict provokes public outrage (Verdict for 1984 Bhopal disaster finally...)

India: Bhopal verdict provokes public outrage (Verdict for 1984 Bhopal disaster finally...)

GOP likely to knock 3 candidates' S.F. ties

Toon: But without oil...

No-Big Oil’s Predations are not Your Fault - By Juan Cole

A question about public works projects

What does one say to counter this jaw-dropping vileness?

Anyone interested in FIXING the oil addiction here, or is it more important to "get back" at BP?

Java Junkies Rejoice !!!! ...... Another good reason to be a fiend for the bean......

BP station in my area is now called

Robert Reich is a Giant. Reich explains how to hold BP accountable.

Latest Assault on Goldman Sachs: Bed Bugs?

Congressional Hearing Energy Policy w/Oil Company CEOs (C-Span)

Simple question: Going forward, how can I determine if seafood was caught in the Gulf?

Man who tried entering MacDill AFB was AWOL (Update)

100 times more water in Moon's minerals than previously believed

Glenn Beck's stupid BURNS: Obama will make you remove shoes, belt, get patted down at gas station

The Pentagon’s Afghan Mineral Hype

CREW Calls For Investigation Of South Carolina Primary Shenanigans

The price of admission is our very precious individual vote

Glenn Beck Calls Tea Partier Barber a Dope for Gather Your Armies Ad

Happy Magna Carta Day (June 15)

Cystic fibrosis patient, 28, died after organ transplant (received lungs of a 30-year smoker)

CNN Video: Friend of Van Der Sloot says "he's a cool guy, a good person, a good friend"

Shrimper caught in restricted waters with 19,000 lbs of shrimp

dupe, barf, dupe

Postal worker vanishes, is found dead in trash

The Biggest Rand Paul Outrage Yet

Toon: a walking oil spill

Jonah Goldberg: The gulf tragedy doesn't negate the fact that oil is a green fuel

Perez Hilton 'could face child porn charges'

American was on solo mission to kill Bin Laden,

Helen Thomas "and the truth shall set you free"

Charlie Sheen has really bad luck with cars

Lovely, Ophah is giving Jenny McCarthy her own talk show.

Red Scare, Muslim Scare: When Business Profits Trump Constitutional Protections

Red Scare, Muslim Scare: When Business Profits Trump Constitutional Protections

She's DOUBLE EAGER! "I was eager to come on your show during the primary, eager to be here tonight"

papers reporting Gore had an affair

Bloody Sunday Killings Inquiry - murder by British soldiers

bin Laden hunter has 9% kidney function, resembles John Denver, sorta

Toxic clouds blowing inland from Gulf oil leak

Prop 8 Judges Questions answered and posted online from both sides

Alvin Greene; The South Carolina Miracle

Does anyone have information on getting group health insurance coverage outside of an employer?

There's no way that $2 plastic horns from WalMart are part of the "South African Culture"

Ms David DENIES

Looking for links on that nitwit Sharon Angle

Marine released in Iraqi war crimes case

Phoenix, AZ: Woman tells cops she's 'sick of children'

sad news..aquaman is........

Vivid NASA satellite image of Gulf oil spill

Lightning Strike (Causing Fire) Forces BP to Suspend Recovery of Leaking Oil

chrisTian fundie artist Thomas Kinkade Busted For Alleged DUI

chrisTian fundie artist Thomas Kinkade Busted For Alleged DUI

Cops bust woman, 74, for pouring mayo in book drop

Lone U.S. nut held in Pakistan hunting for bin Laden, at least SOMEONE is

A Dirt-Poor Nation, With a Health Plan

LA Times: Prop. 8 judge wants a discussion of 'choice' in sexual orientation

60,000 barrels flowing into the Gulf reported

Like a pump without a handle. Please come CAPTION Head Wreck!!!

A CAPTION a day helps the Nevada senate race "tell us true." Come do Sharron Angle!!!

Drone Attacks: (Pak) Govt Asked to Submit Reply

9-11 Rudy Energy Security Expert

Government Follies: EPA Urges Veto of SF-Sacto High Speed Rail

Sand drives Army to ditch Velcro on pants

One positive for fisherman from Kansas flooding: foot long earthworms

Budget crises force Detroit, other cities to close schools

This is me, right now (and a kitty that needs a home)

Ask the White House: Robert Gibbs Answers Your Questions About The Oil Spill Tonight

Fannie-Freddie Fix at $160 Billion With $1 Trillion Worst Case

Mark Levin interviews Alvin Greene

June 15, 2010: Crowds gather at Pensacola Beach for glimpse of Obama

Glenn Beck just suffered its worst ratings week of the year

Today's 'official estimate'? 35k-60k barrels a day

Today's 'official estimate'? 35k-60k barrels a day

Have Republicans Already Blown Their Chance to Recapture The Senate?

June 15, 2010: Gulf congressmen demand more offshore drilling

iPhone 4 preorders rumored to involve another AT&T security breach

After making ‘American English’ the official language of Texas, GOP recruits Latinos in Spanish.

Well things are going a little better now. Got a job.

A link to a BP product materials safety sheet.

69 law school deans endorse Kagan in letter to Senate

BP: Oil containment operations resume after fire

Georgia guns plague nation's streets

Idea for an ad or billboard...

More DC Doublespeak: Congressman “Bailout” Blunt Tries to Cover 14-Year Record of Protecting Big Oil

Kelliher and Dayton have statistically significant leads in new poll

Why all the angst over what BP should do?

SEC: Government Destroyed Documents Regarding Pre-9/11 Put Options

Are you listening to Hardball? Tweety just did ayaw wih any notion

US officials revise the oil flow estimates again!

Pentagon says it has twice scolded Senate candidate Kirk for mixing politics, military service

So I sat in on sessions of both houses of Congress today....

Can’t Make It Up: BP Hires Goldman Sachs - FDL

Days Spent Working: Congressmen vs. the rest of us

Ella, Week After Birth Control Pill: A Boon for European Women, But Will It Make It to America?

Yesterday's KO Worst Persons

No matter what the president says tonight, the opposition is already lined up to take apart anything

The lady from the govt. on Hardball just said 60-80K BPD!!!

Where we came from, and where we are going..(Interactive map)

Exclusive NRA Deal for Campaign Law?

Could Obama Really Move the Mississippi to Save Gulf Wetlands?

Angle Floated Idea of Armed Insurrection, Taking Harry Reid Out

Can bankers really topple democratic govts? "Greece, Spain,..." (UK Mail)

I'm staring a large garden. I'm tired of eating foods laced with toxic chemicals.

Oil Spill Response: Senator Introduces Bill Demanding Preemptive Relief Well Drilling

Must See — 8: The Mormon Proposition

"Oil is Organic" bumper sticker on neighbor's car.

S.C. Attorney General not investigating Alvin Greene

Watching the Protesters: These spies may have known too much.

Freeper "historyrepeatz' feels that Fiorina is "kinda sexy," shares this belief with the Internets

A Tiny Little Website....SPANKS THE BANKSTERS!

Gore's alleged affair and BP

Letting BP decide what are 'legitimate' claims is like...

Any guess why Petraeus slumped over today?

On Pins and Needles is understating my feelings about the speech tonight.

Ed Schultz is just as bad as tweety tonight. Doom and gloom.

Karl Rove is back - help us respond (Harry Reid)

We're everywhere. . . . The fight starts tomorrow - Beck's New "Faction" Book-Turner Diaries?

Luckovich is Back!

Cashiering Helen Thomas by Ralph Nader

I can haz cheezeburger website now a web empire

Glenn Beck is expert on Ayn Rand's Atlas Shrugged

The EPA administrator answered all of Tweety's questions and he still complained.

NY Daily News: Al Gore had affair with Larry David's ex-wife

Nothing offends the Divine more than destroying creation in the Gulf...

I don't care if it rains or freezes 'long as I got my plastic Jesus

SEC: Government Destroyed Documents Regarding Pre-9/11 Put Options

Who is this dumb little twit attempting to argue with Thom Hartmann?

Tweetie: Pat Buchanan overtaken on the right by "crazier" people.

One Hour To Speech Time... Any Thoughts, Hopes, Concerns, Predictions ???

Why do the troops despise President Obama?! (photos from today)

What Obama can learn from Bush, Part II

Krog Street Tunnel in Atlanta sends message to BP

Glenn Beck Responds To Washington Post's Negative Review Of His Book

Answering Tomasky’s Defense of Presidents Against Progressive Pressure - FDL

Listen to the speech on CSPAN and you won't be interrupted by comments from talking heads. n/t

Savannah Guthrie just reported that the President does not have the votes

double post. delete.

Obama is speaking ...I hope he makes this case:

Obama quote: "Offshore drilling that will be absolutely safe"?

What I didn't hear...

So say we have the toughest regulations ever!

How much did you hate the Speech?

How much did you hate the Speech?

What Do You Think The President Will Talk About Tonight?

NY Times: States won't fund production of movies that do not promote tourism or glamorize the state

NY Times: States won't fund production of movies that do not promote tourism or glamorize the state

Petraeus hedges on Afghanistan withdrawal

Motorcycle gang leaders arrested

A 2,000-sq-ft home holds 3,089 barrels of oil

President Obama once again acknowledges Peak Oil...

Flight attendant helps pilot land plane

Big fireworks bust in Illinois

For all you vuvuzela aficionados: There's an app for that..

This dude on CNN from Louisiana that Anderson Cooper interviews

Why aren't Republican voters RUNNING to switch party affiliation???

Obama Reconsiders Offshore Drilling

House GOP to force vote to nix individual mandate from health reform

EXCLUSIVE: Documents, Employees Reveal BP's Alaska Oilfield Plagued By Major Safety Issues

Open Letter to Steve King (R-Stupid): You're obviously an idiot, Maybe you should shut your fresser.

Finally a name not only for pinball machines but also for the spill

Lawrence O'Donnell to get his own show at 10:00pm after Rachel Maddow

Anybody hear that hag on NPR responding to the speech?

Harry Reid's GOP opponent raises possibility of armed rebellion against US government

NYTimes: In Oval Office Speech, Obama Presses BP on Compensation

DCCC adds Tarryl Clark (vs. Michele Bachmann) to "Red to Blue" list!

DCCC adds Tarryl Clark (vs. Michele Bachmann) to "Red to Blue" list!

Did anyone catch Doctor Who episode last weekend? ... about oil drilling!?...

I Guess We Now Have To Listen To The Cable News Talking Heads To Tell Us How To React To The Speech.

Another person cracks, a family dies

We did this. BP was our tool. And now we're mad at daddy because he can't fix it.

Touchdown Jesus Destroyed By....Jesus?

BP: ...It’s a Contest Between Citizenship Interests and Shareholder Interests -- R REICH

Gulf Senators Call for...More Drilling?

You know what I am really happy about....

There was no solution proffered, because

Which way does the power flow in America?

Is there any GD good news about the GD Gulf oil problem?

A decade too late: DNA test OK'd after Texan criminal's execution

How much should each fisherman..

Hmm... Jesus And BP Struck By Lightning On The Same Day...

The President just told the truth. Imagine RWR, GHWB, WJC, GWB doing the same?

Scientists up estimate of leaking Gulf oil. Flow could be up to 2.5 million gallons a day!

Sodium Bentonite. Is that a solution?

Say What They Will About Bush, It's The Same GOP

Steve King's (R-IA) speaking gig @ $100-per-plate fundraiser canceled because he's a racist fuck

£3,000 each: The Sphynx cats

my friend from class that i just saw told me George Soros

Does the home page look different?

Detroit prosecutor wants to jail parents who skip conferences with teacher

fun pic

30 years down the road, when I will likely be dead and gone..

Independent UK: Indian couple electrocuted for daring to marry outside caste

Energy independence as HCR: "I am happy to look at other ideas & approaches from either party"

"Hold their feet to the fire?"...Be the FIRE or cut off their feet!

"Hold their feet to the fire?"...Be the FIRE or cut off their feet!

So, George, how's your legacy doing these days? How will history judge you now?

Sperm whale faeces 'offset CO2 emissions'

Do you think now would have been a good time for the President to call for

Reaction to Obama's Oval Office address pours in

For crying out loud

On June 12th...

when push comes to shove how much of the cost will BP pay?

MSNBC hammering Obama on speech.

Which corporation will be given the contract to get paid to disburse billions of BP's dollars?

Pertinent excerpt from Paul Hawken's "The Ecology of Commerce"

Obama will announce, how many NEW actions, tonight?

Tweety what the fuck do you want from Obama

6-story Jesus statue in Ohio struck by lightning

O'Donnel to have own show on MSNBC

Obama Addresses "Peak Oil"!

Is anyone monitoring the rainwater around the guld for contamination? nt

Rescue Groups, BP Unwilling To Take Donations

Eugene Robinson: We're losing the gulf war

O'Reilly is giving Palin quite a grilling right now in her response to the speech.

So Obama has named some ball buster to head the MMS. Do you think Salazar

BP Downgraded By Fitch Over Concerns About Spill Cleanup Costs

Cops find naked drunk men covered in mud in woods

Suspended, then killed going home

Happy Magna Carta Day: Lift one high for Habeas Corpus

Former Interior Head Blasts Salazar's Reform Moves: "rearranging deck chairs on the Titanic..."

I just can't help myself....

Meanwhile the corruption, the kleptocracy, continues unabated..

Documents, Employees Reveal BP's Alaska Oilfield Plagued by Major Safety Issues

Anyone else feel that small trembler out here in Los Angeles?

Presidents aren't judged by yardsticks, but by tape measures...

Lots of DUers have been introduced to The Oil Drum since the beginning of this disaster.

Mandatory Tuesday Malloy Truthseekers check in!!

Mandatory Tuesday Malloy Truthseekers check in!!

***Fire on board drilling ship in GOM has shut down oil recovery!***

Bu$h used that prayer crap too :(. The Bu$h Prayer - Part 2

Peeance, freeance! America leaves Iraq a toxic legacy of dumped hazardous materials

The Gulf Can Rebound. But It's Going To Take Participation >

Alvin Greene Can't Immediately Name GOP Opponent Jim DeMint

The Oil Drum: Why the Flow Rates are Increasing (BOP metal wearing from sand) and Open Thread

Does anybody else think that Alvin Green was a GOP test for November and 2012?

On policy

something people seem to forget about corporate bankruptcies

The TV talkers tell me the speech sucked.

Thick as (Corporate) Thieves......

Image riddle for DU: What are these?

Did you know oil companies get our oil for NOTHING???? NO royalties owed.

The Rude Pundit: High School Valedictorian Who Wants to Cure Cancer, Go Home

Chuck "One Too Many Kicks to the Head" Norris says Gawd is being extracted from Amurka

Bounty Hunters Tracking Down Minutemen Founder in Desert Chase

Meet the 'Patriots'

Cops find naked drunk men covered in mud in woods

C-span is running some terrific replays of Hearings and LIVE hearings . . .

US Senate confirms Obama Federal Judge, Elizabeth Foote, Louisiana

Artists Refuse Silence on Zimbabwe Atrocities

It looks to me like DU is about 60% against the speech...

I thought it would be easier just to post what this person was posting elsewhere about taxes...

****OFFICIAL PRESIDENTIAL SPEECH***

So the President is speaking in the oval office..

PROPUBLICA - BP emails show decisions pre-blast to save "lots of time" (3 days) and money

What has happened to the Democrats in Congress...Have they all joined

What has happened to the Democrats in Congress...Have they all joined

I'm getting annoyed with Chris Matthews being all outraged with the oil spill

A thought while watching Big Oil's Congressional hearing...

I could not care less about Al Gore's sex life...

Fox News - "Obama's Oil Spill Speech Turns to Energy Policy, Fueling Capitol Crossfire"

So the Gulf of Mexico oil catastrophe has been reduced to...

what estimate have they given for the overall financial liability BP will have to cover?

BP's oil spill grows ever more ominous

Media Matters - "Fox News keeps praising Bobby Jindal -- why?"

Arizona mom says she no longer wants her kids

What would it have been like if not for my fellow liberals? Some things are worth fighting for.

BP-Here's the really scary part

If President Obama had gone down there on day one and got all bullhorn

Sharron Angle Floats Possibility Of ARMED Insurrection

"efforts should capture up to 90% of the oil" opinions?

If Salazar's cleanup of MMS was "just too slow," why is he still there?

Does what we do at DU matter?

Could we use assets forfeiture to nationalize the oil industry?

Could we use assets forfeiture to nationalize the oil industry?

as much as 2.52 MILLION GALLONS of oil per day -- how many days are we at?

This Modern World: Invisible-hand-of the-free-market-man!

With all due respect, Mr President...this is not a "leak"

Can capitalism be reformed?

Cow executed for seducing man for sex

Fox dumbs it down to pre-historic levels.

Cop punches woman in the face!

Anyone know: will there be a Republican Response to tonight's address?

Children.

Mississippi the most unhealthy population per capita in the nation cuts $14 million from Medicaid

Ollie North: Doomed?

Soldier, Back From Iraq, Finds Homeowners Association Sold His House

6-story Jesus statue in Ohio struck by lightning

Teacher fired for premarital sex

St. Louis pet waste removal worker finds $58 packed in dog poop, returns it to customer

Sen. Hatch wants unemployed to face mandatory drug tests

Who really owns your home mortgage note? You probably don't know. Find out here!

Flip side of Census hiring: 200,000 job loses in June?

Marines beat gay man badly enough for hospitilization - misdemeanor charge in Georgia

Can I incorporate myself, name myself CEO & go on a crime spree & get away with it?

Pre speech thought...Lakers or Celtics tonight

Democrats Block GOP Effort To Roll Back Provisions Of Health Care Law

Astonishing AP photo of oil heading into Orange Beach, AL (dialup warning)

which is a bigger problem in Washington: partisan bickering or corrupt, business owned politicians?

6-story Jesus statue in Ohio struck by lightning (burns to ground)

Labels and Boxes

Labels and Boxes

I just started WWIII

So I'm visiting my parents this week for family birthdays. And my Father is watching

So I'm visiting my parents this week for family birthdays. And my Father is watching

Rachel's heavy sigh about the speech, when KO asked for her opinion, said it all.

Just a little perspective, if I may . . . . . .

For those of you angry at Maddow, Olberman, Matthews and others.

Lawrence O'Donnell gets his own show on MSNBC!

I hope I did this right. This is not a political video, but one

So, when are we going to get a Manhattan Project for renewable energy?

There's a reason why WE are let down

There's a reason why WE are let down

POTUS Talk (Rant - feel free to ignore my frustration)

“Some children won't have the same rights as other children.”

Where's my "Chill the fuck out, I got this!" & "...so I know whose ass to kick" President?

"Fired' vs "laid off"? Cheaper to fire?

Anyone else having trouble with Countdown website?

Funny, how Tweety refused to notice when WE hoisted the Gadsden Flag to protest Bush's corrupt

Wow. The president's speech made me even more depressed.

Anyone else absolutely sick to their stomach over the oil "Disaster?"

Drivel. I just heard a lot of it.

Pelosi's new office is House's costliest by far

The Reagan Revolution Is Washing Ashore in the Gulf of Mexico

Will the US be out of Iraq by 2012?

He is Resin!!11one!!

"despite our best efforts, oil has already caused damage to our coastline and its wildlife"

Well... That Was Dissappointing...

Oh the irony... lightning strikes and destroys Big Butter Jesus statue on I-75

Republicans just don't get it.

PHOTOS: When the cold and detached president met the angry people

Well !$#@. I got a job. And my 9 yr old is at the Hospital ER.

Artist Drawing During LSD Trip

Just three dead sperm whales could push the Gulf population over the edge

Erik Prince - Getting Out Of Dodge - Heading To UAE (No Extradition Treaty) - Fleeing Gov Inquiry?

Urge Your Senators to Take Action THIS WEEK on Unemployment Benefits and COBRA

Urge Your Senators to Take Action THIS WEEK on Unemployment Benefits and COBRA

Democrats Consider Reducing Unemployment Benefits

Does the White House Understand That It, Not BP, Is the Government?

Helen Thomas' Watergate Scoop

Helen Thomas' Watergate Scoop

Cynthia Tucker: Obama squandered his Oval Office moment

Leaders of high-ranking CA charter school charged with embezzling $200,000 in public funds.

Perhaps it's time for the Left to grow up!

Ok Boys And Girls... Here's How It's Done:

I read the President's speech and thought it was pretty good. But

"Once in a generation" solar storms... and living without electricity.

Dreams of Deregulation, a capitalistic wet dream...

Gulf Oil Spill: What Obama Is Overlooking - Dan Froomkin/HuffPo

Gulf Oil Spill: What Obama Is Overlooking - Dan Froomkin/HuffPo

Gulf Oil Spill: What Obama Is Overlooking - Dan Froomkin/HuffPo

Gulf Oil Spill: What Obama Is Overlooking - Dan Froomkin/HuffPo

Nearly all shrimping boats abandon Key West after crew pulls up oil-covered shrimp

Jon Stewart is tearing Obama a new one

Obama promises to be "fierce advocate" for Gulf business owners.

Truthout: Enough Of This Crap by Willliam Rivers Pitt

($243 million dollar) F-35B STOVL fighter goes supersonic

Teachers' Anti-War Protest Draws Fire

My activist friend needs support. In trouble for antiwar message at grad assembly

Church adopts a public school. Pastor says by befriending students they can now convert the parents.

For those who must know: Bristol and Levi reportedly together again

So I just put MSNBC on the same block I have Fox on.

I love this car ad!

pic: Faux fails again

Okay. Who broke Twitter?

Oh this is too precious, precious like a schlocky Thomas Kinkade painting.....

Could the internet jump the shark?

THIS IS YOUR VUVUZELA...

THE FLAG! More a sign of the times than ever before....

Question about selling books on Amazon.

Latest gut bomb on a stick...

A pro plays the Vuvuzela

Painter Thomas Kinkade arrested for alleged DUI

I am the Walrus!!!!

Anyone else remember Biff Rose?

Could the internet be thrown under the bus?

test

Need credit card help please.

PHOTO: Thomas Kinkade's latest painting really shows the effects of single malt abuse

Bruno Puntz-Jones?????? Gimme a break ...... PLEEEEEZE!

The sad demise of Big Butter Jesus

Today is Belle's Second Birthday!

DU SONG OF THE DAY

Being in the minority on an issue does not make you righteous

Soccer fans - Recap of USA vs England. In Lego!

C'mon, crap TV aficionados: "The Bachelorette" is comedy gold!

Just for a pause in politics.....Celtics or Lakers tonight.

"Would America benefit from proportional representation?"

What the fuck is a "vulvazela"??

"Big Butter Jesus" Gone!

Miley Cyrus: ‘I’m not trying to be slutty’...USA! USA! USA! USA! USA! USA! USA! USA! USA! USA! USA!

24 years ago today,my best friend's son died in a car accident.

I am NOT leaving DU

For all you vuvuzela aficionados: There's an app for that..

I think we should replace all interstate highways with lazy rivers

Eating Crabs, Chesapeake Style, on MPT, NOW!

The Stupid, it Burns.

Thomas "Lush" Kinkade is on ShopNBC now

A message to all the swallow people

Ed Sullivan '60s music shows, PBS, now, EASTERN time zone

I've had two dreams that really upset me and I need help...someone please...

Robbie Robertson - Somewhere Down The Crazy River

Please folks, it's just "chicken fercryinoutloud"

Pic: "Die Vuvuzela, Die!"

What do you say to someone who withdrew 100K from their elderly

Stupid Teenage Tricks, for a Virtual Audience

'Vuvuzela' approaching 40 million web hits

This is me, right now (and a kitty that needs a home)

I went and did it, now I get 3 dvd's at a time from Netflix.

I just ate a slice of cheese and mushroom Pizza and have no idea how many calories are in it ?

devo live streaming their new album with live cats

this has to be the funniest newspaper story comment ever

I saw a great bumper sticker in Seattle the other day

Calif. bill would target spouses who hire hit men

splenda

GORN 5

******Official Presidential Speech Post****

Something pretty for you - a blue Himalayan poppy

Who else thinks Shakespeare is way overrated?

Betty White moonlights as World Cup referee to pay for boob job

Fecking virus. My computer has the AV Security Suite virus...

well, i got the woman i've been dating pregnant

What Was Your '15 Minutes' Of Fame?

A message to all the shallow people

The word of the day is "vuvuzela". Replace a word in any thread with the word "vuvuzela".

I'm gonna get some Wizard of Oz flyin' monkeys and dispatch them on anyone who screws with me

Attention Rabrrrrrrr

Gorn With The Wind

Mrs. Lib and I almost bought the farm yesterday.

And I the only one who LIKES the vuvuzela?

Bitch slapped by a hummingbird.

I bought a semi today (pic)

Guess what, peeps? It's rumor time.

Who else thinks the Beatles are way over rated?

I think the talking Frosted Mini Wheat square is an embezzler

I scored a paper grocery bag full of books on tape for $1.00 ....and I now realize

Cops find naked drunk men covered in mud in woods ..

He was abandoned at 10 weeks, we adopted today

Authorities raid Sizzler restaurants in Phoenix

(Guardian) World Cup 2010: BBC may offer vuvuzela-free matches

Whales for Sale

Whales for Sale

Democrats demand flotilla "terrorists" be denied entry into U.S.

Study: Americans taking longer to grow up

Credit raters could catch a break in Wall St bill

Barcelona to ban Islamic veils in some public spaces

BP Downgraded By Fitch Over Concerns About Spill Cleanup Costs

Irish to expel Israeli diplomat over Hamas killing

Four Months In, Special Forces Team ‘Can’t Find the Taliban’

Petraeus escorted from hearing after apparent choking

dupe

Sand drives Army to ditch Velcro on pants

Waxman puts Big Oil on trial

BP shares hit new low after downgrade

Foreign flagging of offshore rigs skirts U.S. safety rules (BP Rig registered to Marshall Islands)

Lawmakers says oil company spill response plans have same flaws as BP's

BP’s Credit Rating Cut by Fitch to Two Levels Above ‘Junk’

2 in Custody at Florida Air Force Base

Pentagon rebukes Kirk

Aid group halts Pakistan work after employee slain

Aiming at Rivals, Starbucks Will Offer Free Wi-Fi

Aid Shipments Begin to Arrive in Kyrgyzstan

6-story Jesus statue in Ohio struck by lightning

Long ribbons of orange-brown oil spotted 4 miles from Tampa Bay coast (Photos)

Reuters: Oil companies turn on BP at congressional hearing

Pentagon: Kirk mixed politics with military duty

Bloomberg: Cap Bankers’ Bonuses at Half Pay, EU Lawmakers Say

China's US govt debt holdings hit 2010 high: Treasury

Bloody Sunday report published

Postal worker vanishes, is found dead in trash

Coast Guard, on tip, finds trawler in closed water

Swaps Fight Is Almost Over—And Banks Are Winning

Ireland expels Israeli diplomat over Hamas assassination

Exxon CEO: ‘It is unfortunate that walruses were included’

Foreign Flagging of Offshore. Oil Rigs Skirts U.S Safety. Regulations

BP America chief: ‘Sorry’ for Gulf disaster

NPR Poll Shows Tough Road Ahead For Democrats

BP Executive Says US Cannot Do Without Gulf Oil

CARICOM urges US to lift Cuba blockade

EPA finds Senate climate bill affordable

Obama: Iraq combat mission on schedule to end this summer

BP Oil Spill Update: BP Made Risky Choices

Oil-siphoning suspended after fire on drill ship, BP says (Lightening likely cause)

Bloody Sunday report blames British soldiers fully

Petraeus slumps at Hill hearing, quickly recovers

U.S. backs ban on 3 reporters at Guantanamo

13 die in collision of 2 trains in northern Mexico

Republicans, liberal groups oppose proposed campaign-finance exemption for NRA

iPhone 4 preorders rumored to involve another AT&T security breach

Small Fire Temporary Shut-Down on the Discoverer Enterprise

RICO suit: BP manipulated Bush team

Swiss lawmakers OK deal on U.S. tax cheats

BP Should Weigh Rebuffing U.S. on Spill Costs, Former Shell President Says

Obama names new top drilling regulator

Motorcycle gang leaders arrested

Another Sex Assault Alleged at KBR Overseas

BP Bankruptcy Would Be No Protection From Gulf Spill Costs

Iowa Republican: Obama favors blacks over whites

Has anyone watched "Treme" on HBO? Is it worth the effort to watch?

American hunting Osama bin Laden with a gun and sword detained in northern Pakistan

(US Rep) Steve King Says Obama "Favors the Black Person"

Oil Executives Tell Committee That BP Spill Is an Aberration

Scientists: Oil leaking up to 2.52M gallons daily

ACORN did nothing wrong. So says the Congressional Watchdog Office (GAO)

Criticism Flowing Like Oil, but Obama’s Rating Is Steady

Wash. Post's Applebaum: Oil spill is not Obama's "Katrina"

Joe Madison: Alvin Greene is a DUMB ASS!!!!!!

Report: Whitman pushed eBay employee Confrontation led to

Pentagon Rebukes Kirk

Elisabeth on the View is parroting many opinions here today

GOP Operative Hired By S.C. Democrat: There's No Plot Here!

Soros: European recession next year "almost inevitable"

Ernst & Young faces inquiry over Lehman audit

(Rep. Steve) King’s ‘favors the black person’ backlash; fundraiser canceled

Brewer rejects Goddard as counsel

US-UBS tax evasion deal backed by Swiss parliament

Obama: Protecting the Gulf for Our Grandchildren

Hoyer hints support for Afghanistan is slipping

Iraq war crimes case: marine freed

Republicans introduce bill to lift drilling moratorium

Police arrest civil rights leaders who took over school board meeting

Toronto police uniforms stolen from cleaners just days before world leaders meet

McMaster to endorse Haley

McMaster to endorse Haley

Wall Street Journal: Oil Spill Is a Failure of Government

So, will they release the text of O's speech tonight before he gives it?

'Painter of Light' Kinkade in a dark spot with DUI arrest, bankruptcy case

Jerry Brown Unveils Plan for 500,000 Green Jobs, Czar

(Sen-D) Lautenberg proposal would require relief wells for new offshore wells

Two Chevron protesters arrested at oil spill hearing

Lawrence O'Donnell To Host MSNBC 10PM Show

Andrea Mitchell just called President Obama "thin-skinned."

Steve King wants Obama aunt to testify to Congress

Norquist joins gay GOP group

(FL Attorney General) McCollum: Don’t sue BP while company says it will pay claims

Stop Monsanto

Ensign to present Angle to GOP senators

STOCK MARKET WATCH, Tuesday June 15

Petraeus briefly collapses at Senate hearing on Afghanistan

Obama’s Oil Reform (Golden) Opportunity

Mine the border? Candidate says it's an option

Once an open book, Paul now asks reporters to submit questions in writing

U.S. significantly increases flow estimate of BP spill

NRA Remains The King On The Hill

Just because Obama and the administration aren't on the Tee Vee 24/7

EPA finds Senate climate bill affordable

C-Span.org: FinReg Conferees meet Live from 12:30-1:00PM today

Wikileaks Founder Has Massacre Video

Tricky things, expectations.

Oil estimate raised to 35,000-60,000 barrels a day

Woo-hoo! Big demand for the NISSAN LEAF (all electric car) in U.S.

IL-SEN POLL: Race tied(ish), 45% of voters say Kirk not truthful; Green Party looms as factor

U.S. Recognizes Long Island Tribe

President Obama in Gallup daily tracking poll upswing on eve of Oval office address

Doctors' Medicare pay cut delayed

Why Boehner will NEVER take impeachment off the table

Dave Obey Slows War Funding

Breaking: U.S. Raises Estimate of Oil Flow. Ranges Between 35,000 and 60,000 Barrels Per Day

Drudge: Obama eats and drinks while in Gulf region!

GAO Congressional Report Clears ACORN of Wrongdoing

Poll: Majority disapprove of spill response

Is there any chance that anything President Obama will tell us tonight

GOP Candidate Cancels Fundraiser With Steve King

TPM: Kerry: We Don't Have 60 Votes for the Climate Bill...Yet

We need a "APOLLO TYPE" Energy plan announced tonight!!!!!

Morici: Time is running out for Obama to fix what's broken with economy

Statements you will not see blasted across every news cycle

Obama ratings in 2010 in Gallup have been remarkably stable

BP catastophe is ""like the Monica Lewinsky scandal" according to MSNBC

Nevada candidate Angle left GOP in Reagan years

Countdown 30 mintues left...

EPA: Climate Bill Costs Less Than Postage Stamp

Who else thinks Rabrrrrr is way overrated?

What Obama mood when He's back to the White House

Lawrence O'Donnell to host the 10PM Hour on MSNBC network announced today

Obama Appoints Lawyer to Overhaul Oil Drilling Agency, will make case for comprehensive energy bill

It's odd to finally have him looking at us (in the camera), since it's an Oval Office speech.

The Republicans "R" Oil

I love Ed Schultz, but a little of him goes a long way.

Bloody Sunday killings 'unjustified and unjustifiable'

Count how many times Tweety and Fineman say "Cap and Trade" in the Post Speech Analysis

Sharron Angle needs time to prepare for media's questions, says senior Republican (Cornyn)

NOW: Robert Gibbs on YouTube answering questions about bp disaster:

Law Requiring Listing Of Cell Phone Radiation Levels Passes (in San Francisco)

Prop. 8 forces target 18,000 same-sex marriages

Ed Schultz Tells Obama to Act Like A Dictactor Tonight

I'm heading to the bar now.

Sec of Press Gibbs answer your quesion

Elitist president uses teleprompter to read speech to American people from Oval Office.

Obama Goes On CNN..SO..When Does He Go On MSNBC

Pence: Obama exploiting spill to push climate change legislation

Bah. Not enough on climate change legislation.

Iowa Family PAC to sit out governor’s race

I'm disappointed!

**** Heads Up: President Obama Addresses the Nation, 8pm EDT ****

Rossi seminar: good time to buy $1 million waterfront house?

Iowa congressman's fundraiser for Cory Gardner canceled after controversial remarks

this just in: we are losing the game!!

Yeah... Larry O'Donnell getting his own show at 10 PM on MSNBC

The President's call to action via OFA includes climate change

Lawyer: Yoo not liable for prisoner's torture (of Jose Padilla)

After making ‘American English’ the official language of Texas, GOP recruits Latinos in Spanish.

Opinion on tonights Address....

What a surprise... the people that usually bash Obama are bashing the speech

I Noticed One Big Disconnect Today Between Obama & BP......

Sierra Club: Response to President Obama's Oval Office Address

Sierra Club: Response to President Obama's Oval Office Address

Pelosi's new office is House's costliest by far

Excerpted conversation at Grist on Obama speech

if you don't know how to fix every f***ing problem you might face...

Grade

Obama "Will Not Accept Inaction" On Climate Change (FULL TEXT of SPEECH)

(AP Video) Obama: "We Will Make BP Pay!"

Officials:Clean-Up Crews Trampling Pelican Nests/Broken Eggs,Dead Chicks Found In Plaquemines Parish

“If all of us rednecks leave the Republican Party, the party would have one hell of a void.”

Bob Poe dropping out of the governor's race (AK)

Meg Whitman writes $20 million check to campaign, bringing total to $91 million

Photos: "A Menacing Cloud of Black Crude" (The Obama Presidency, Day 512)

Obama's Foreign Policy Success

Statement by...Al Gore on President Obama's Oval Office Address on the Gulf Oil Disaster

Rep. Steve King is not apologizing

Even FOE found some merit in the President's speech

Dave Obey slows war funding

BP Employee Claims That BP Is Lying, And That Key Test On Oil Rig Was Never Performed

New Cause: Abolish the Damn House of Lords

No one has mentioned it, but Obama identified whose "ass" is to be kicked

Basically, We Needed FDR But Got Neville Chamberlain.

NRDC statement on the President's speech

Kerry: EPA Economic Analysis Shows “American Power Act” Decreases Energy Bills

Not rating the smoothness & quality of the speech, for it is always great, but, do you think

Palin has "you forgot Poland" moment, Blames Obama for not letting Dutch fix oil spill for us.

Louisiana: Assessment of Obama divided along racial lines

LOL...Rachel is also disappointed in Obama's speech! Is she anti-Obama also?

Bridge collapses; worker missing

Who is watching C-SPAN?! It's brilliant.

Cuba preparing for possible arrival of oil spill

Louisiana Rep. Joseph Cao tells BP exec Lamar McKay to commit ritual suicide

** Heads Up: After the President's Address, Gibbs Does Q&A Live on WhiteHouse.gov **

Okaloosa defies(BP/Coast Guard) Unified Command over East Pass plans

There's distinctly a conflict as to who is/was in charge of the clean-up

WH aide: "an energy deal must include some serious effort to price carbon"

LA cardinal's deposition in abuse case released

House Leaders Strike Deal With NRA on DISCLOSE Act

Carter had Iran. Reagan had Beirut. Clinton signed DOMA and DADT. Bush 1 said READ MY LIPS

Man gets 9 years for killing childhood rapist

BP going Bankrupt...

Obama Says Spill a Call to Action to Cut ‘Addiction’ to Oil

Gen. Petraeus Collapses at Senate Hearing

I refuse to listen to talking heads telling me what I should think about ..

What about Mexico's gulf coast?

I expected better of Obama's speech tonight. His speech in Pensacola to the Military was Incredible

House now has 154 cosponsors of Fair Elections Now Act. This bill expires at the end of the year.

Emerging economies 'to enjoy food production boom'

Arizona bill would deny citizenship to children of illegal immigrants

Photos: When the cold and detached president met the angry people

Wow, Rachel just said NONE of the Oil Company CEOs knew anything about the Ixtoc 1 oil spill

How lucky we are to have Tweety and Olbermann telling us what to think

Malloy: I just finished listening to George Bush's address to the nation

MSNBC First Read asks: what speech were you watching!?-Calls Obama address a hit

Sen. Hatch wants unemployed to face mandatory drug tests

Kerry, Lieberman on the President's address.

NRA agrees to let campaign finance bill pass

Obama Bashing (warning, rage)

Wow

The money quote the MSM is ignoring from tonight's speech by Obama

So we got another speech. Will anything be different tomorrow?

So we got another speech. Will anything be different tomorrow?

Obama Justice Dept, which let AIG off, to crucify 22 yr old whistleblower Bradley Manning

Grade Obama's BP spill speech

Joe Conason: Obama and the long game of American politics

The President gets an A+ (updated)

I think Obama aimed his speech toward...

BP Hires Mercs to Block Oily Beaches

Whatever this president says or does, it does not matter

(((PEAK (fucking) OIL! )))

Glenn Beck: Obama won’t meet with BP CEO because he’s white

Dark Stanley was one of the best bits from The Simpsons...

Official: US lacks moral authority to judge Cuba

My reponse to the President's speech: CALL YOUR SENATORS!!!

Argentine Nobel winner Perez Esquivel finally testifies against his alleged torturers

Murder rates affect IQ tests scores: study

Maddow: Extremist NV Candidate Angle Being Cleaned Up for Mainstream Consumption

AP: Kennedy Was Death Threat Magnet, FBI File Shows

President Obama visits the gulf oil spill

Rachel Maddow: BP's Clumsy Ridiculous Answers to Reporter's Questions

Cenk Interviews author about the REAL story of ACORN

Free Iran! June 12 Speeches to Mark Fraudulent 2009 Elections - Justice Through Music - Part 1

Free Iran! June 12 Speeches to Mark Fraudulent 2009 Elections - Justice Through Music - Part 2

MSNBC's Ed Schultz Psycho Talk Gretchen Carlson

Krog Street Tunnel in Atlanta - FU BP

AUFC ad targeting Scott Brown featured on WCVB-ABC in Boston, 6-12-10

Rep. Inslee Questions Oil Company Executives

'We must break 'sound barrier' in US media on all issues'

HEALTH ALERT: Toxic Deadly Clouds Of Gas Already Blowing Onshore From Oil Leak

German Austerity: Saving Itself to Death?

Christian Groups: Biblical Armegeddon Must Be Taught Alongside Global Warming

Monday's Dy-No-Mite KO Worst Persons

Even Republicans Say Sharron Angle's Plans for Social Security Are Absurd

Whistleblower: BP Call Center Just A 'Diversion'

Young Turks: 72 Year Old Mom Dying w/ Birth Complications

Papantonio: BP and Bloomberg, Kiss My @$$!

Papantonio: BP and Bloomberg, Kiss My @$$!

Gen. Petraeus passes out while being questioned by McCain

BP Flash Mob Hangs with the 'Hawks

CNN: Gay High School Student Kept Out Of Yearbook By Homophobic Principal

Clinton finally ahead of Obama in popularity

107 seconds of BP suck

Young Turks: CRAZY Tea Party Ad

TYT: 50 Year Old Construction Worker Hunts Bin Laden w/ Sword, Pistol & Night Goggles

Thom Hartmann asks GOP Girl Radio host Heather Bachman - has the GOP no Humanity left?

Touchdown Jesus On Fire, Ohio Statue Destroyed By Lightning

Thom Hartmann - Judge Vic Rawl on the potential voter fraud of Alvin Green

Weiner: BP Lacks Credibility, Shouldn't be in Charge

Grand Isle Devastated

Peer Through Glenn Beck's 'Overton Window'

Countdown: Dr.Rikki Ott alleges BP engaged in massive cover-up to hide Gulf disaster damage

Olbermann, Matthews and Fineman React Badly To Obama Speech

Saudi Arabia gives Israel clear skies to attack Iranian nuclear sites

Energy Summit Speakers Spur Domestic Energy Investments.

The lesson is, it's time to diversify. Wesley Clark

'Doomsday Capitalism:' Local virus? Global pandemic?

A Dirt-Poor Nation, With a Health Plan

Here's Why The Trillion-Dollar Afghan Mineral Discovery Is Bogus

Why, Oh, Why Doesn't Obama Save Us? (from Libertarian Reason Foundation)

Wealthy Are the Only Ones Spending

"I Love the US Republic, and I Hate the US Empire"(DemNow)

The Oil Spill Disaster & Fundamental Flaws of the Overall System

How Dare Sarah Palin and Other Anti-Woman Conservatives Call Themselves Feminists? (Alternet)

Dean Baker: Surprises in Store for Economists

The Way to Lie about another War

Checkmate

Jesse Jackson: Recovery must start with job creation

Why Marijuana Is Central to Life, Liberty and the Pursuit of Happiness

The real victimization of sex-trade workers (LTTE Winnipeg Free Press)

On the road to serfdom

Jan Brewer’s 'Southern Strategy': dealing the GOP's favorite race card?

He Was Tortured, But He Can't Sue (David Cole, NYRB)

British public opinion on BP spill a lesson for 401k

Blaming Obama Is Easy and Irresponsible

Guardian UK: The only way to clean up the oil industry is to put it under public control

President Obama to Nationalize Energy Industry Tonight!

WaterSense Labeled New Homes Make Sense

JOBS - Energy Manager Grant

Drumbeat: June 15, 2010

Oilwatch Monthly June 2010

Peak oil review - June 14

Increasing solar activity could wreak havoc

Driving Our SUVs to the BP Protests

As Mess Is Sent to Landfills, Officials Worry About Safety

Sri Lanka Estimated Forest Cover Circa 1800 - 90%; Today, 14%

At Climate Meet, "Saudi Arabia" Sign Smashed, Dumped In Toilet, After Vote Against Island Study

EPA - Centers Of Abundance For 305 Common Bird Species Moved Average Of 35 Miles North 1965-2005

Suing to Save the Planet -The Center for Biological Diversity takes off the gloves and goes to court

The Oil Drum: BP's Latest "Better" Plans, the E/C Committee ?s for Heyward, &c.

House resolution to support research on ocean acidification goes DOWN, largely along party lines.

Hooters Really Cares about the BP Disaster. Really.

Is the Drilling Moratorium Really Long Enough? No, Not Really - Huffington Post

Farms benefit by creating energy

Mark Pryor & Blanche Lincoln vote for dirty air

Official Transcript of President Obama's Address to the Nation on the BP Oil Spill

Day 57: Updated Figures Show Oil from Spill Could Have Powered 68,000 Cars for Year

The Oil Drum: Why the Flow Rates are Increasing (BOP metal wearing from sand) and Open Thread

Gates and biz leaders demand Manhattan Project for Energy

Emissions Free Lawn Care

Eyes of a Snake?

Carbon capture guidelines in works

President Obama discussing renewable energy at the Oval Office right now is so awesome.

DOE Launches Website for Affordable, High-Efficiency Windows

Super-Yeast Generates Ethanol from Energy Crops and Agricultural Residues

Beauty and Bounty... Is this the limit of our understanding?

What NO mention of the greatest horse of all time......

Today in baseball history, June 15th, 1938: Reds pitcher throws consecutive no-hitter

North Koreans train at the local gym

Ivory Coast-Portugal

What is it with the DC area/region choking in sports?

hey condem

Robert Green immortalised in Legos!

In the end, it was money and Texas that saved Big 12 from extinction

For Nationals, the future is now

Successful career (is ending) quietly for pitcher Mark Mulder

New Zealand-Slovakia

Tom Izzo staying at Michigan State.

New Zealand 1 Slovakia 1

Brazil-North Korea

There's no way that $2 plastic horns from WalMart are part of the "South African Culture"

World Cup host broadcasters to 'filter' vuvuzela noise

4-2

10 Reasons Why Americans Don’t Get Soccer

Fat Albert Wants a Trade.

All Nebraska/Colorado Buyout Money Going Only to Texas/A&M/Oklahoma

Utah joining Pac 10

The way it is and should be >>

Thousands take part in Honduran hunger march

CARICOM urges US to lift Cuba blockade

Pdvsa's profits down 35 percent in 2009

Honduran journalist shot dead, 9th slain this year

Honduran journalist, a target of violent attacks, is granted asylum in Canada

Official: US lacks moral authority to judge Cuba

Bolivian Coca Colla Is The Real Thing -- Coca Leaf Included

Argentine Nobel winner Perez Esquivel finally testifies against his alleged torturers

Cuba preparing for possible arrival of oil spill

Hugo Chavez interview

Answers to Walker’s questions

Philadelphia: Scouts should confront anti-gay rule

Georgia guns plague nation's streets

5 Ridiculous Gun Myths Everyone Believes (Thanks to Movies)

Justice For Farm Workers Campaign Presses Democrats To Keep Promise

Unions: Restore concessions

Today in Labor History June 15 Police in LA attack some 500 janitors, Morris Udall was born

Job openings

Too late for the contest

The Shasta Daisy is in the house!

Hi - I'm new to this forum...

Warm-Blooded Marine Reptiles at the Time of the Dinosaurs

Light-bending cells cause butterfly wing color

Saudi Arabia gives Israel clear skies to attack Iranian nuclear sites

Irish to expel Israeli diplomat over Hamas killing

In its first 43 days, Kepler spacecraft has discovered 750 new extrasolar planet candidates

Map of US ecosystems

Lazy Reporters, Politicians and Comedians Bring Helen Thomas Down as an Unquestioning Public Cheers

Major Israeli supermarket chains boycott Turkish goods...

Egypt: Israel wants to 'dump' Gaza on us

Male voices reveal owner's strength

What if Helen Thomas Had Emulated Powerful Right-Wingers and Said Palestinians Don't Exist?

Calls for NDP MP to resign after Israel comments

Pilar Rahola: The utter hypocrisy of Israel’s European foes

Going through some very intense days..but sharing something irresistible

Stone tablets

Touchdown Jesus

Well ain't that something

I would like to share a personal story about myself lately involving metaphysical reality.

Little Grandmother

Touchdown Jesus On Fire, Ohio Statue Destroyed By Lightning

Penny Wise, Pound Foolish

The Hidden Wealth of the Catholic Church (I'm in the wrong business)

The Declining Influence of God

What's the godly way to treat animals?

What will replace the Giant Butter Jesus? (aka Touchdown Jesus, aka Quicksand Jesus) Dial-up Warning

Sea snail venom provides potent pain relief

A Dirt-Poor Nation, With a Health Plan

FDA seeks to ban Chicago HIV doctor from research

Worse sexual health for obese

Giving In on Trading, Bankers Turn to Other Losses

Dropout? Need a job? Maybe one day you could live in Arizona...

Are there any CDs that pay decent interest rates?

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