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Archives: June 3, 2010

What caused the gusher

Another Obama "scandal"? Cell phones are assisting in the gradual annihilation of honeybees!

In light of the BP Oil disaster I will no longer mock AQUAMAN'S powers as puny.

Natl. Incident Commander Admiral Allen directs BP to pay for five additional barrier island project

Exemption allows shallow-water drillers to again begin drilling for oil (NYT)

why did JFK go to Dallas?

Thousands Of Dead Fish wash up near Mobile Bay (not oil spill related according to officials)

WaPo: Gulf Coast oil spill could wreck region's tourism and fishing industries

Swiss crack down on Texas hold 'em matches, rules it is a game of luck

Amy Muldoon reviews Treme, a new series about post-Katrina New Orleans by the creators of The Wire

Census workers topped 550,000 in mid-May

BP is not only effecting the Gulf but....

Cenk Uygur: Israel Must Release the Full Raid Tapes

Raytheon 14 go on trial

More Research on Teacher Performance Pay for Duncan to Ignore

After Lawsuits and Therapy, Star Wars Kid is Back

Greece military purchases delayed

The second accusation of adultery against Nikki Haley may make her governor of SC.

Obama's Katrina?

DOD’s Guns Versus Butter Debate

When can we expect a decision in the McDonald v. Chicago case (Chicago gun ban)?

When can we expect a decision in the McDonald v. Chicago case (Chicago gun ban)?

Peace conference attended by Karzai is attacked

($5.3 billion dollar) DDG 1000 could get new radar

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Attack ******* *********with Graffitti Splats! - Firefox Plugin

Does a servicemember's suicide qualify him as a combat casualty?

Does a servicemember's suicide qualify him as a combat casualty?

British Airways red-faced over faux image of Bin Laden boarding pass

British Airways ad -- Boarding Pass ... Bin Laden/Osama (pic)

The Mississipi Delta's healthcare blues

The Mississipi Delta's healthcare blues

Or, Maybe the Military’s GPS System Has Been Hacked

Idea for stopping the oil spill - just brainstorming: What about cutting a vertical slot in the

Are you watching Peck on KO??

Auth TOON: The Roberts Court

CamTard Alert: Hydraulic Shear about to be postioned for cut...

FBI Busts 'Scareware' Gang That Bilked Victims Of More Than $100 Million

That Happy Birthday Stevie Wonder thread from May 15th

We will never wash the oil from our shores until we wash the oil money from our campaigns.

Congress takes off without funding youth summer jobs for those 'at risk

Man used more than 70 aliases and fake illnesses to trick NHS staff to stay in hospitals.

Fox contributors: Don't boycott, don't regulate, don't tax big oil

Bob Cesca: How Soon Until The Free Market Stops The Spill?

High Frequency Traders are now trading in microseconds. That’s one millionth of a second.

What caused the gusher

Delusions of Rush's grandeur

BP Buys Key Oil Search Terms - Costs could be as high as $10,000 a day, according to web insiders

Surprise! The Florida Repugs are ripping each other off

Brazil's victory in cotton trade case exposes America's wasteful subsidies

Award for Paul, Applause for Obama

Award for Paul, Applause for Obama

BP's Fake Twitterfeed.

BP's Fake Twitterfeed.

How many degrees of Kevin Bacon?? (a diversion from the gusher)

more voices from the raid. "I was 'Tasered' by Israelis, says Herald photographer"

Laura Flanders: For Poor, America’s a Sinking Ship

Coming to a gas station near you:

GOP chief arrested in secret siphoning of cash

Facebook is going nuts over Jim Joyce

ADP says private sector added only 55,000 net jobs in May.

Glenn Greenwald Clobbers Eliot Spitzer in Debate on the Gaza Flotilla

Academic Standards discussion, c-span washington journal now

Tom the Dancing Bug: USA To Relinquish Vast Territories

What Financial Crisis? Wall Street and Washington collude to sabotage meaningful financial reform

Okay WTF is BP spraying into the oil ..... coming out of the riser now?

About these ads that claim if you have ten grand or more in credit card bills you don't have to pay?

In re: Rush's pilonidal cyst:

Blue Cross, Harvard Pilgrim Seek Rate Hikes

Mississippi Gov. Haley Barbour say the oil washing ashore is safe as toothepaste

African-Americans Still Excluded from Southern Juries

U.N. report faults prolific use of drone strikes by U.S.

(R)asmussen CT Poll: Blumenthal 56 (+8), McMahon 33 (-12)

I think it might be time for you or someone like you

Lay Off Obama...Says Sir Paul McCartney!!!

Virginia Beach woman struggles with bank to close dead relative's account

GOP-led state Senate rebukes Rand Paul on civil rights

BP to fund oil barriers off Louisiana coast

UN Urges Global Move to Meat and Dairy-Free Diet

None of the best case scenarios have worked and now the worst case

For Nannies, Hope for Workplace Protection

2fer WTF: Advertisement for dog tags with Shrub's name. & B.C.comix re Capitalism

PR STUNT: BP's Windfall to the Rich

PR STUNT: BP's Windfall to the Rich

Fidel Castro claims Obama lives in fantasy world

Are Cameras the New Guns?

Another World is Possible, Another U.S. is Necessary....US Social Forum 2010, Detroit, MI June 22-26

Worst case scenario -- ten years or longer

Worst case scenario -- ten years or longer

Gibbs on Romanoff: There was No Offer of a Job

Instead of reform we pay $147 million a year to Brazil so that we can pay $3 billion to agribusiness

White House says it contacted candidate about jobs

Pentagon considers sending carrier to Korea

Freeper "Domandred" : "I imagine rolling a frag under their car" (people w/ Obama bumper stickers)

"Imperialism is a disease..........

Darwin proved right, again.

Freeper "kristinn"..Bush "put global terrorism hard on the defensive," that's why McCartney can tour

Powered by the wind, and faster. interesting vehicle

Volunteers begin Mars500 isolation

Head's up if you buy Tracfone airtime online

Larry, Joe and Moe and the Oil Well...

The Oil Drum: The Riser is Cut, Seating the LMRP, Natural Seeps and More...

SC police: Black man shot to death, body dragged

..."Bush responded by asking, "What's OCS?" ..." (oil leasing in the Gulf)

since about 37% (and growing) of gulf closed to fishing . . . .

Global temperature at its warmest ever, NASA scientist says

I sure wish Obama's "visit" with Brewer was not "private"

Toronto hotel workers vote to strike in advance of G20 summit

Minnesota Appeals Court fines Minneapolis police who harassed former judge who is black.

Minnesota Appeals Court fines Minneapolis police who harassed former judge who is black.

What if BPs Oil was spilling from the center of YOUR ZIP Code?

Golden Girls Star Rue McClanahan Dies at 76

Let the Alaska GOP bloodbath begin...Palin endorses Joe the Candidate - THE MUDFLATS

OK, so maybe public transit isn't for everybody.........

Israel has a right to defend itself against American high school students.

BP 'Morons' Turned Down Help Offer: 'Titanic' Director

Which one is not like the other?

Have Sue Lowden's Senate hopes flown the coop?

US Navy brings down drone with LaWS raygun

This BP Disaster is a crowning testament to the failure of American Go-it-Alone-ism

Rude Pundit:Five Other Things George W. Bush Would Do Again (and a Brief Note Regarding Sarah Palin)

New finding could yield urine test for autism

Should Bud Selig Over-Rule Last's Night's Travesty?

New White Supremacist Party has Mass Electoral Ambitions

Flotilla "Weapons" posted by IDF were actually taken in 2006

Your vote doesn't matter.

Some commercial fishermen in the gulf are going to have their best season ever.

••• Oil leak may last until NEXT YEAR so enjoy the DLC partying with the corporations •••

Why is BP not receiving any additional help?

BP Cuts Riser From Leaking Oil Well, Prepares Cap (Update2)

BP has another deep water well project that's pretty scary.

U.N. secretary, Denis Halladay, urges Irish Americans to support the "Rachel."

NOW Toronto: Cannon fodder for G20

Fighting for "feminism"

Fighting for "feminism"

A list of BP protests nationwide

junkie fashion porn

Teabaggers at the Coffee Drive through:

Friday is National Donut Day

Top Seven Railroads Increase Jobs in April

Pentagon says F-35 fighter program's cost still exceeding estimates

So I posted the story about the fawn/cop on FB. Typical RW reply and my retort:

Barbour compares small animals suffocating from oil to people covered in toothpaste.

The consequences of the Texas school book massacre:

Pacific islands growing not shrinking, says old study

"The Unspoken Alliance": New Book Shows Ties Between Israel and Apartheid South Africa

(Must read!) The Day the World Became Gaza

Time to put the oil spill to work for Nature:

Rue McClanahan Dead: 'Golden Girl' Dies Of Stroke At 76

BP hires former spokeswoman for Vice-President Cheney to lead their public relations effort!

I thought I was used to politics down here. Till I saw this.

Petition to Disbar BP from Federal gov't contracts:

Dionne: David Souter’s Wonderful Parting Shot at Antonin Scalia »

Don't you just love a wide-eyed, glowy Politico reporter trying to whip up

Plugging the Gulf oil leak with the works of Ayn Rand. is on Facebook

BP And Halliburton Build LEGAL TEAMS, Attempt To BUY OFF Government Officals

From The Archives: Rep. Darrell Issa Snared In '98 In His Own Military Exaggeration

Confused by Krauthammer....

Watch BP cam ... Thread #13

Protest Groups Against Big Oil?

Local newspaper advocates violence against Obama. The Sitting Pres of the US

Why are we expected to treat people that believe stupid things with baby gloves?

Bible College Founder Arrested for Child Porn

BP debt downgraded on credit risks from Gulf spill

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Contractor: BP Is Trying To Hide Dead Animals, Since The Ocean Will Eventually Wash Away The Evidenc

Every teacher and union member in America needs to see this. (Gov. Cristie of New Jersey)

'Nyet' to $1 million? Math genius may reject award

Aging parents carry on Tiananmen Sq. fight

(R)asmussen MO Senate Poll: Blunt (R) 45 (-5), Carnahan (D) 44 (+2)

Memorial to be held for Art Linkletter at Bohemian Grove

Darfuri teenager killed himself after being told – wrongly – of deportation

5 True War Stories That Put Every Action Movie to Shame

NEW Mary CHENEY Group Appears To CIRCUMVENT Nevada judge’s Ruling

Why does extreme hot weather kill people?

In at least three states, it is now illegal to record any on-duty police officer.

Join the BP Gas Station BUYcott

Radioactive Fish Found in Vermont

Isn't it time for someone to make a list of Republican negotiations with primary candidates??

America's Mayor© tells Hannity that Obama's Handling of Gulf Oil Crisis 'Couldn't Be Worse'"

The Black Art of "Master Illusions"

4 SHOTS TO THE HEAD: Furkan Dogan, U.S. Citizen, Killed In Israeli Flotilla Raid

Teabaggers and their "budets"

The Eyes Have It: No Need for Radar Gun in Ohio-Police can Visually Estimate Speed

Barbour compares small animals suffocating from oil to people covered in toothpaste.

Climber Left To Die After Reaching Top Of Mount Everest After Rescue Attempts Fail

Dem Rep. Linda Sanchez: White Supremacists Behind Arizona Immigration Law

Sarah Palin Blames Environmentalists For Gulf Oil Disaster

‘World’s Ugliest Dog’ dies at 17

Costner’s Oil Spill Weapon To Get First Open Water Test

Rep Don Young: Gulf Oil Spill 'Not An Environmental Disaster'

Computer Models Show Gulf Oil Reaching East Coast

Lawton's Chiles' son running for governor as Independent in Florida.

Oil Spill is Cheney's Katrina: Bush Administration actions created unsafe circumstance

Coast Guard responds to reports of pollution in Florida Keys

Top Minuteman Group Announces Breakup (North American Minuteman Border Legionaries, aka NAMBLA)

My name is Alan Devereoux…

Watching them lower this cap make me think of a way to capture more of the oil.

••• Louisiana Congressman Launches Petition to Fire BP CEO Tony Hayward •••

Turkey's Arab appeal surges after Israel's raid

‘Titanic’ director Cameron calls BP ‘morons’

AT&T warns customer that emailing the CEO will result in a cease and desist letter

Maybe now Clear Channel Communications is seeing clearly after insensitive contest

Scott Walker's Brown Bags of Bad Leadership

Ocean currents likely to carry oil along Atlantic coast

Ocean currents likely to carry oil along Atlantic coast

Political capital and malaise

Political capital and malaise

DOT proposes additional consumer protections for air travelers

Maine Filmmaker Caught in Israeli Raid Returning to Maine

well, the oil has arrived in the Keys

Send BP CEO Tony Hayward a Pink Slip

Put the oil spill in perspective. Transpose it over your location.

'Banks' allow members to pay with time, not cash

'Banks' allow members to pay with time, not cash

Lest you think the fact that Blanche Lincoln doesn't wear lipstick is insignifcant

Rush Limbaugh: The Movie

Rush Limbaugh: The Movie

One TRILLION Dollars Wasted In The Middle East. What Could We Have Done With That Money?

Reporter Laura Ling names baby after Bill Clinton

Palin's Ties To Fred Malek, Nixon Jew Counter, Highlighted By DNC

Jon Stewart pipes in on the Gaza Flotilla Massacre, slams Krauthammer...

NGA Supports Oil Spill Remediation Efforts

Spitlzer is hosting Ratigan - discussion on nuking

Alaskan Editor Who Took Aim at Palin Antagonist McGinniss Apologizes

Ed Koch and Jeremy Scahill debate the flotilla attack

Ed Koch and Jeremy Scahill debate the flotilla attack

I was called out BY NAME, and asked whether this was just some False Fox Story (bc most ARE)

Young Women, get drunk and go home with any man you want......

Joran Van Der Sloot arrested in Chile

BP Sucks...they have handled this very badly...but lets acknowledge one thing...

EPA on Oil spill & air monitoring: Normal levels, may cause headache, eye, nose/throat irritation

DOCs Prove-BP Forced Clean-Up Workers To Sign Contract Forbidding Them From Talking With Media

Joe Lieberman introduces bill to strip citizenship from Americans killed by Israeli government.

Young ladies, safety tip: Don't get wasted 'til the wee hours of the morning

Young ladies, safety tip: Don't get wasted 'til the wee hours of the morning

2nd man comes forward and claims he had a tryst with SC Gov Candidate Nikki Haley

Hilarous over-the-top Alabama Repbulican ad

Israeli author Grossman speaks out against the flotilla attack

Young men, safety tip: Don't rape and murder.

BP, Prior to Gulf Accident, Said Measuring Oil Flow Was ‘Critical’ to Effective Response

New Mary Cheney group appears to circumvent Nevada judge’s ruling

I was wrong.

Perdido - *world's deepest* offshore drilling and production well- started producing in GOM May 18

"I do not like them, Sam I Am!" Please come CAPTION Head Wreck!!!!

US court weighs school discipline for Web posts

US court weighs school discipline for Web posts

Tune in, turn off, and top off a Thursday with a CAPTION for Head Wreck!!! (Sockless Puppet Theater)

Baseball Commissioner, Bud Selig, must overrule bad umpire call that wiped out perfect game

While the GWB facebook may be legit the Twitter account is a hoax

Gov. Bobby Jindal urges Obama to get deepwater drilling back quickly

Overtaken by events.

Armando Galarraga receives a Corvette as consolation prize

Ya just gotta love NASCAR ** STRANGE BEAR SIGHTING **

What does Bing offer that Google does not?

I threw up a little in my mouth this morning over a bumper sticker

Dissent at the CIA: Officers protest ‘harmful’ drone strikes

Mark Kirk exaggerated Desert Storm service in constituent letter

Protesters chain themselves at Santa Ana federal building to protest Arizona law

Let's start with the "Big Oil Bailout Prevention Liability Act of 2010", S. 3305 and

Police: Man Tortured Daughter For Finding Porn

Cops handcuff Batman, drag him away to jail (& Catwoman, Freddy Krueger, and Edward Scissorhands)

At Heritage Event, George Allen Rips RomneyCare Plan That Heritage Helped Draft

Bill O'Reilly compares gay people to Al Qaeda

Riki Ott (oceanographer/commercial fisher): BP is running the show

If truly liberal policies were ever passed in this country, there would be no BP disaster

Pssst! Outraged at developments in the Middle East? Turn tragedy into ACTION:

Gulf Oil Spill Likely to Hit U.S. Atlantic Coast This Summer- Common Dreams

Calif. car dealer who hexed prosecutors sentenced

A humorous congratulatory article on Limaugh's nuptuals this weekend..

Well, summer's here. Time for stupid outdoor behavior.

Lost a leg in Iraq, all but forgotten at home

Hey, Tony Hayward:

Did MSNBC just censor Ed?

911 call from Gary Coleman's wife

Classified Coalition Forces List of Iraqi Detainees with Photos

Harry Reid Leads In Nevada Senate Race, Tea Party Candidate Surges In GOP Primary (POLL)

Transocean to enter the Swiss stock exchange

Transocean to enter the Swiss stock exchange

Transocean to enter the Swiss stock exchange

End of the Line? (A historic Princeton, N.J., rail line faces an uncertain future)

Bobby Jindal, you hypocrite. Don't tell us how upset you are, you worthless enabler.

Document a Day: Abuse as Standard Operation Procedure

U.S. leans on Japan over Hague abduction treaty

Bobby Jindal urges Obama to finish off Louisiana, once and for all

Florida Supreme Court Smackdown of Foreclosure Mills.

Dingell takes on Selig; plans to introduce resolution to award Galarraga perfect game

Jindal writes to President Obama to ask him to end moratorium on deep water drilling

Jindal writes to President Obama to ask him to end moratorium on deep water drilling

Here's one that'll pick you up ...

Boycott Facebook

Here's where we are in the Gulf

Coffee Consumption Unrelated to Alertness: Stimulating Effects May Be Illusion

Tiger you are so SCREWED

Cut done, cap is doubtful, oil can't be skimmed, relief well not guaranteed

BP Oil: Coming Soon to a Beach Near You

Should baseball commissioner Bud Selig overturn the umpires mistake and recognize the perfect game?

Governor Granholm Issues Proclamation Declaring Galarraga Pitched Perfect Game

"only to have man's brains spill out onto his hands," "pointed gun at a one-year-old Turkish child"

Cat saves Houston-area woman from pit bull attack

Quick-thinking Methuen, Mass mom halts runaway school bus

Child dies, 4 hurt in plane crash

Arizona Governor Jan Brewer "Encouraged" by Obama Meeting

Van Der Sloot in custody in Chile -- Photos:

Van Der Sloot in custody in Chile -- Photos:

Your corporate overlords have got you covered. Fond memories of the ocean??? This is for you...

It's time to replace Bud Selig as Major League Baseball Commissioner

FIRE HAZARD!Maytag, Amana, Jenn-Air, Admiral, Magic Chef, Performa by Maytag and Crosley dishwashers

Honestly, I love him, but why does Ed look like Charlie Crist? nt

Feds deny drilling freeze in shallow Gulf water

You have got to be fucking kidding me

Federal debt tops $13 trillion mark

Contestmania! Name these congressional candidates and win a prize:

tweety is waaay off his meds today.

Data shows US economic growth continuing

Just think of what the Gulf would be like if McCain were president

I'm about to get my first locked post.

My prediction: Startups in Houston will find ways to 'reclaim' the spilled BP oil

NPR: Senators Fed Up With Secret Blocks On Nominees

dupe

'Chelsea's Law' would send some molestors to prison for life

'Chelsea's Law' would send some molestors to prison for life

Don't you just hate it when you come up with a really witty

Salacious smut soaks 12% of web - most popular day for viewing porn in the US is Sunday

BPGlobalPR is on Twitter..

Which of the following aphorisms resonates with you most at the moment?

Watch the BP Cam! Thread #15!

Propublica: Can't find origin of MMS categorical exclusion to Gulf drilling companies

Missouri Senate: Blunt (R) 45%, Carnahan (D) 44%

Bud Selig, today's Worst Person in the World

Foxconn suicides highlight China’s sweatshop conditions

Skinner cracks me up!

For Rue McClanahan fans a Sordid Lives marathon on Logo

Video: Grand Isle birds drenched in oil

Video: Grand Isle birds drenched in oil

New BP spill worst-case scenario: Oil till Christmas?

Listen to Sir Paul give support to our President

Mitch Landrieu predicts ugly fight for resources to contain oil

Don't Let Big Oil Off the Hook (E action)

Vermont to Blue Cross: Refund subscribers $3M from CEO's retirement package

If we can't get the cash out of elections - I wonder if it would be possible

US court weighs school discipline for Web posts

I could use some help in information gathering

Republican Congressional candidate (IA) injures young woman in car wreck

Supreme Court: Suspects must say they want to be silent

It's ... The 50 greatest liberal country songs!

Frustrated II

Betty White is the only remaining Golden Girl

Betty White is the only remaining Golden Girl

For every heartbreaking picture of an oil soaked seabird, remember, they're the tip of the iceberg.

Photo gallery: Caught in the oil (steel yourself)

How fast will it take Jon Krakauer to write a book on the Gulf Oil Spill and the characters involved

An odd Boehner likeness

BP, Big Oil Get Big Win From Judges Not Judging: Ann Woolner

BP, Big Oil Get Big Win From Judges Not Judging: Ann Woolner

Transgender women go topless at Delaware beach, legal cuz they have male genitalia

"Both sides now".

"Both sides now".

Since the Top 10 Conservative idiots list is in hiatus, I'll make my own...

Look at what I just saw.

Spelling bee protesters? Believe it

A long bad day at the Dept of the Interior

Jaegermeister Journalists ...

CNN - Breaking that there is a new cap being lowered onto the well

Gulf spill killing Newfoundland birds

In schizophrenia, MDs should target pot use: study

Ya know what worries me more than the oil? What has the potential to cause greater harm?

Imagine what 30,000,000 gallons of toxic crude would look like spilled across dry land

Andrew Romanoff details contacts with White House over potential jobs

86-year-old WWII vet graduates from Screven High-"I've got to do it before I pass away,"

I've frequent DU and HuffingtonPost for my daily news but lately

Rachel is asking the tough questions to Bob Graham and Bill ? Reilley ? -- she

Potus on with Larry King Now - for those that did not know N/T

BP Rep Randy Prescott: "Louisiana isn't the only place that has shrimp."

Thank you Rachel Maddow ..... a reporter doing real work.

UW-Madison scientists may face criminal charges for sheep experiments

Some may call this "alarmist", but I think "realistic" is more appropriate.

Another Torrent BP Works to Stem: Its C.E.O.

BP's priority item on Crisis Mgmt for Gulf Oil Spill: Save the Sea Lions & Walruses

The thing that grosses me out THE MOST about Palin's reaction to the oil spill

Gulf Coast Wildlife are Dying - Photos by Charlie Riedel

Gulf Coast Wildlife are Dying - Photos by Charlie Riedel

Texans in Congress say drilling support not tied to oil industry donations

Watch the BP Cam! Thread #16!

Conservative Media Factcheckers

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

Author of Papers Please law trained deputies on “reasonable suspicion” months before law passed

New Orleans PD SWAT Team Arrests Affordable Housing Activist

Poor Church of Scientology, every ex-member starts lying about them!!

Poor Church of Scientology, every ex-member starts lying about them!!

"25 states have now rejected anti-mandate bills"

Universities are offering doctorates but few jobs

Watch BP cam ... Thread #17

Who are the 22% of Americans who view BP favorably?

Who are the 22% of Americans who view BP favorably?

Gulf Oil Spill Workers Report Health Problems

An absolutely essential article to read from New York magazine on a teen's suicide

Brains are back! Just sayin' nt

Holloway suspect accused of $250K extortion in Ala

ACLU Sues For Records About US Government's Use Of Unconstitutional Spying Powers

Killed Rig Worker Fiercely Concerned With BP Lax Safety (Spent Last Trip Getting Affairs In Order)

Family Research Council Lobbied US Congress Against Resolution Denouncing Uganda's "Kill Gays" Bill

If drilling stops right now

Interior Dept. denies it has extended drilling freeze to shallow gulf waters!

* Dutch Press Release: Six Sweeping Arms enroute to Gulf *

Republican insanity

Facebook is now a tool for union busting.

Boom? Souter takes on Scalia in a speech.

500 days in office and I'm grateful he is not a quitter. Obama anniversary today...('toon)

So on my way to work tonight

Good and Bad News on Sci & Tech from WashTech

Knotts uses slur to describe Haley, Obama

State of the Union

Regarding President Obama and corporations, where do you think the truth lies?

Halliburton donated to Roy Blunt, member, Energy & Commerce (as their oversight began on oil spill)

watch the BP Cam! Thread #18!

watch the BP Cam! Thread #18!

LOL Sara Palin blames environmentalists on BP disaster

She has a picture, and a phone message. And it is going to get a lot worse soon for her

She has a picture, and a phone message. And it is going to get a lot worse soon for her

Is Kyra campaigning for a PR job

President Obama on deep water drilling

Breaking...Bud Sleig is an A**hole...

New Study claims private vouchers improve public schools because of competition.

Nevada Comeback -Harry Reid Is Now Leading His GOP Challengers

Feds halt new drilling in Gulf

Watch the BP Cam! Thread #14!

When Jeffersons Ghost came to be

Rock band Rush says Rand Paul's campaign can't use its songs

Scientists Create Artificial Mini 'Black Hole' ( similar to the space between Palin's ears)

Obama orders more benefits for same-sex partners of federal workers

Watching Rachel? Think she'll receive awards for her BP reporting?

Boycotting BP is for posers. Boycott gasoline.

so... about the gusher...

ACK!!! CNN has been totally mischaracterizing one of the BP video streams!

Blame suburbia......

J F Christ!!!! Rescue some of these oil coated creatures for %*Y&^$$%&%#!

Police can give speeding tickets if they 'think' car is going too fast

Tweety what the fuck do you want Obama to do?

Karma Sucks. Years ago, my DFL blamed me for his daughter's cancer

Where is it written that the president of the United States should be everyone’s “daddy”?

Where is it written that the president of the United States should be everyone’s “daddy”?

At 8:31am Eastern Time tomorrow morning, the GOP spinning will be ferocious

BP is now spending millions on PR ads!!!

And the other shoe drops on Ted Haggard's "new church": Reality TV

Three Germans killed by WW2 bombs, six injured

Should progressives be angry about Sestak/Romanoff?

Conyers returns conference invitation because Gingrich is keynote

customer emailed AT&T CEO, customer recieved "cease and desist letter"

Man Kills Cat Over Video Game

I want my life back (Warning graphic images)

Brewer Defends Comment On Dad Fighting Nazis: 'You're Trying To Make A Liar Out Of Me'

Anyone else in a funk because of the Deep Horizon disaster? I just can't get out of it.

I was a little bugged at Keith Olbermann tonight.

Anderson Cooper (CNN) is slaughtering BP

Joe Mercola Jumps Another Shark! Er, In A Pool Filled With Pasteurized Milk...

BP Using Google To Manipulate Public Opinion (they have purchased search terms from teh Google)

For Poor, America's a Sinking Ship

cat saves person from pitbull attack

Do Not Visit Huffington Post Right Now

ABC: American, 19, among Gaza Flotilla Dead (shot in head X4)

November Ballot Picture Shaping Up To Be Historic In The Struggle To End Marijuana Prohibition

November Ballot Picture Shaping Up To Be Historic In The Struggle To End Marijuana Prohibition

Today I Realized: "Yes We Can" Was So 1960s.

Oil covered seabirds - do not click if you do not want to be horrified and horribly saddened

We have a Nobel Peace Prize winning President

We have a Nobel Peace Prize winning President

It's ... The 50 greatest conservative rock songs!

Privatization of public housing fails

Media Watchdog FAIR Slams ABC, Stephanopoulos for Repeating NYT's False ACORN 'Pimp' Coverage

"Ken Salazar, corporatism and the BP oil spill" (and exposing the Admin's lies)

Beck steps in it. Big Time...

"BREAKING NEWS" (email) from John Kerry

Fisherman's wife breaks the silence

Fuck You, Sarah Palin.

Nancy Pelosi: Jeebus is coming

Bible College Founder Arrested for Child Porn

HAGGARD: "Gays welcome, like people who don't pray enough, overweight" (long list)

I am angry.

Who was the worst general in American history? - Author Thomas Ricks picks.....

Rock band Rush says Rand Paul's campaign can't use its songs

Obama 'furious' at oil spill, but won't vent...

CA Primaries: Cool how much $$ the GOP is spending beating each other up!

In DC, even the Spelling Bee draws protesters

Oil coats/kills birds in gulf **GRAPHIC**

Biden: Israel right to stop Gaza flotilla from breaking blockade

They need to put a five year block on former Congress People

manhunt for SF SUV driver that rams 4 bicyclists purposely

Kucinich wants Obama to 'call Israel to an accounting'

OMG , the horror , look at those pictures and tell me if our addiction is worth it (GRAPHIC) :

Quick update on lookout carbon monoxide: possibly fixed today.

Bush ADMITS Waterboarding, Says HE'D DO IT AGAIN!

former president george w. bu$h* admits to war crimes

'I'd do it again' former President Bush tells Grand Rapids crowd about waterboarding terrorists

Cop who saved fawn faces jail, fines

Did you just see the total bullshit BP apology commercial on MSNBC?

Gestalt of Marcy Winograd

Cheney killed the ocean!

Document Says Oil Chiefs Met With Cheney Task Force

US To PROBE American DEATH In Israeli RAID

Deregulation KILLS people and national economies.

Your heart is broken about the Gulf? So is mine. But watch this. Beauty still exists.

In response to YouTube videos of police abuse, now illegal in 3 states to film on-duty police

"Official DU Surprise Anniversary Party"

"Official DU Surprise Anniversary Party"

Is the way America is now what you had in mind when you voted in 2008?

DC teachers vote to give Chancellor Michelle Rhee more power. They need Arne's money.

California BANS PLASTIC BAGS!

California BANS PLASTIC BAGS!

A quarter of teenage boys say they'd be "pleased" if they got a girl pregnant? WTF?

I want to say something about rape and learning to be wary.

Have you figured it out Mr. President?

Knesset goes wild over MK Zoabi, after relating her experience as a passenger on the Mavi Marmara.

Knesset goes wild over MK Zoabi, after relating her experience as a passenger on the Mavi Marmara.

I could care less if all oil drilling ends.

Halliburton Pours Money Into Campaigns Of Congress Members Who Will Investigate Oil Spill.

Michigan considers law to "license"journalists

Jeff Beck with Buddy Guy, "Let Me Love You Baby," Madison Square Garden, NYC, Oct. 2009

Live in Berlin, David Lindley and El Rayo X spank "Mercury Blues" like a red-headed stepchild

Stevie Wonder & Jeff Beck - "Superstition," live @ 25th anniversary R&RHOF concert, 2009

My name is Alan Devereoux…

Yo! Yo! Yo! It's the Swagger Wagon rap

Whale Wars: Season 3 starts this Friday!!!!

I miss LOST

Windy

Happy Birthday Memphis Minnie and Jimmie Rodgers

bea arthur mountains pizza

Valley Girl!

Yuck. I woke up at 4am with acid reflux. Bad taste plus now I can't get back to sleep.

I'm sorry. I should have posted this on Memorial Day

Those Star Trek: The Next Generation flicks really sucked

Undiscovered memes

Gummi Bear Surgery

There still isn't any crying in Baseball...

I just watched the best damned movie ever made.

"Maps" from our childhood?

What Your Email Address Says About Your Computer Skills

What do you think money smells like? I mean bills. nt

Battle of the Earworms: Narwhals, Platypuses, Badgers, Harry Potter or Platypuses Redux?

Have you ever wondered if the dollar bills

?

Spencer Pratt's bad-ass faux-Military faux-Mercenary Schwarzeneggerian Ted Nugent WTF Photo Op

Why are teenagers/young adults fascinated by vampire literature, movies, etc.?

If you read only one thread today, you must read this one.

RIP Rue McClanahan

Air Conditioning woes...

Is Armando Galarraga the Al Gore of baseball? Discuss.

Serious question. What is wrong with Pepsodent?

Magazine accidentally publishes penis shadow

Playing entire "Keep an Eye on the Sky" set right now

Alison Levine's very large head

Wedding FAIL

Harry belly!

Meatloaf ROCKS OUT on a classic!

Alex Chilton could make you cry with a 12-string and harmony

Why is it, for every "lost pet" flyer I see posted on the street....

I interviewed for a promotion at work today.

Do you think men would actually lie to other men to obtain sex?

Deep or shallow?

Steve Winwood, WTF? One of Traffic's BEST songs isn't on ANY Traffic "Best Of" Cds...

Just got back from a book sale at a local church, and here's something that really bugs me:

Alton Brown is doing Buffalo Wings tonight on Food Channel.

Télépopmusik w/Angela McCluskey - Breathe

Opthamologist vs Optometrist?

DU ukulele players and other knowledgeable folks!

I've reached my limit on facebook for the number of friends I can have.

My new social networking site is complete.

How would you know if you had Pneumonia?

do you think men would actually lie to men about sex they have?

I like making fun of the Amish online.

Is this song Scarey ?

My dad is in the ER...

Best in the Costner "Baseball Trilogy"?

If you didn't have an affair with Nikki Haley, check in

I finally got a place

guys... do i have to make a big deal of an anniversary for hubby to feel loved?

What is your level of funkiness?

Please come and wish our "Omaha Steve" and his wife a "Happy Anniversary"

Theories or suspicions you (I) have that are unpopular or Shirley OBNOXIOUS

What Pets Can Teach Us About Marriage

Woman jailed for testicle attack

ZOMG!!! graywarrior finally FREED THE DUCK and he is now able to post on DU!

It's been a few days.

Polish Stir Fry...

Celtics 2, Lakers 0

That call made in the baseball game doesn't affect my life...at all

I feel awful about Galarraga's missed perfect game but the final results should stand

My Uncle Edgar died this morning.

I guess money doesn't buy everything.... Van Der Sloot has been captured

baseball needs to use instant reply or take their games off teevee

Wanted to play a song.

Does it seem that super religious people have more "problems" or just more vocal about it?

EXCLUSIVE: Picture of Gary Coleman's casket.

Sam Mendes to direct "Charlie and the Chocolate Factory" - maybe this time we'll get it right!

Yummy!

3D TVs

KIDNEY STONES SUCK!

Watched the movie 'Rio Bravo' on TV last night.

Is anyone watching this tripe on NBC?

Did you know Alex Chilton died because he didn't have Heatlh Insurance????

Fishing with Loons.

Porn actor hunted after killing colleague with a sword film prop

Is it really illegal to serve apple pie without cheese in Wisconsin?

Too funny! Confused lamb can't find her human (video)

I had a real pepsi last night (instead of a diet one). It tasted wonderful. Any chance it was made

Télépopmusik w/Angela McCluskey - Don't Look Back

I've built a wall not to block anyone out,but to see who loves me enough to climb over it!

If a canoe tips over

CNN: Chilean authorities wrap Joran Van Der Sloot in bacon, lock him in closet with wolverines

Have you ever gone to a MLB game and seen a no-hitter/perfect game pitched?

Cat saves Houston-area woman from pit bull attack

On the cooking network just now,they had a Jamaican-Canadian wedding.

Would our pets still love us if they could open their own cans of food?

Anyone know how to get bad laundry detergent smell out of clothing?

I have several friends who truly believe that we are coming upon the end of the world (current life)

My heart is breaking...

What's your favorite Roald Dahl film? (Inspired by the Charlie and the Chocolate Factory thread)

What's the best baseball movie?

Gaza crisis shows fault lines among UK Jews

Chile starts investigating Pinochet era political murders

Carville unrepentant on White House criticism

To protect players, NFL needs 'culture change,' doctors say

Greece military purchases delayed

Gaza activists receive enthusiastic welcome in Turkey

GOP-led state (KY) Senate rebukes Paul on civil rights

Markey vows to end cap on spill damages

JP Morgan in record FSA fine for risking clients' money

German Archbishop Zollitsch accused over sex abuse

Best Terminator?

British Airways red-faced over faux image of Bin Laden boarding pass

Bush Defends Waterboarding 9-11 Mastermind

My glasses broke in half last night!

Gaza activists receive enthusiastic welcome in Turkey

BP paid for officials’ trips, meals

AT&T to end unlimited wireless data plans

Do you think men would actually lie to women to obtain sex?

Head of large Congo human rights group found dead

BREAKING NEWS: President Obama returning to Gulf on Friday

'I'd do it again' former President Bush tells Grand Rapids crowd about waterboarding terrorists

Admiral Says Oil Pipe Is Cut, a Key Step in Halting Leak

EU 'half way to 2020 emissions target'

BP cuts leaking oil pipe; protests set to start

IMF to Present Revised Bank Tax Proposal at Korea G-20 Meeting

Toronto hotel workers authorize a strike

No one armed on Gaza flotilla: German witnesses

Exclusive pics : Prayers, tear gas and terror -Gaza blockade

Turkey threatens action; Israel on alert

Boycott Facebook

BP Should Hold Dividend on Spill Costs, Senators Say

Irish ship Rachel Corrie was sabotaged by Israeli intelligence says report

CIA Drone Operators Oppose Strikes as Helping al Qaeda

Cut successful on Gulf oil spill pipe

U.S. Student Loses Eye After Israel Fires on West Bank Protest

Joran van der Sloot Detained in Peru Murder

Ocean currents likely to carry oil along Atlantic coast

Under U.S. pressure, Netanyahu may ease Gaza siege

Biden Acknowledges Message Lapse on Oil Spill

(New York City) Panel Seeks More Police Training on Sex Crimes

Under U.S. pressure, Netanyahu may ease Gaza siege

One in five US teens abuses prescription drugs: study

One in five US teens abuses prescription drugs: study

Breaking: Coast Guard confirms oil sheen in Florida Keys; Officials lay protective boom

Spill likely to reach up Atlantic coast

Pervert in devil mask stalked young girls in rail stations

While the GWB facebook may be legit the Twitter account is a hoax

Female judge and clerk shot dead in court in Belgium

The (New York) Times to Host Political Polling Site FiveThirtyEight

David Cameron calls on G8 to target maternal deaths

BP ‘not prepared’ for deep-water spill (Hayward admits company lacked tools to handle oil disaster)

US to probe American death in Israeli raid

Gulf Oil Spill Workers Report Health Problems

SC police: Black man shot to death, body dragged

Fatalities on Gaza Flotilla Said to Include U.S. Citizen

Fed lends $6.64 billion in 'swap' program

Protests to boycott BP start across the country

In DC, even the Spelling Bee draws protesters

538.com : "Organizing For America Ramps Up For November"

Contraband trade in Iran worth $19 billion: report

George W. Bush Joins Facebook, Twitter

Mass. pol who stuffed money in bra pleads guilty

Factory Orders in U.S. Increase 1.2%, Signaling Strength in Manufacturing

STOCK MARKET WATCH, Thursday June 3

Democrat: 'Disavow' nominee (Ne. Gov.)

Graco's Macedonia (OH) plant may close, costing 155 jobs (shifting jobs to Asia)

Fisherman's wife breaks the silence

Insurance Up 50 Percent After BP Gulf Of Mexico Disaster

Greek Transport, Media in 24-Hour Strike Against Austerity Plan

Wanted: Jailhouse doctors for G20 summit

Severe drought causes hunger for 10 million in west Africa

US to send BP 69-million-dollar bill for spill expenses

Spill panel would have subpoena power

Geithner: US can withstand Europe's debt crisis

Legendary UCLA coach John Wooden rushed to hospital in grave condition

BP, U.S. could make millions from runaway well

Peter Beinart: Israel's Indefensible Behavior

US backs off plan to take Vt. farm for border port

Kirk apologizes for misstating military record (IL-SEN)

BP Lowers Containment Cap Onto Crippled Wellhead .

Google wants to patent technology used to 'snoop' Wi-Fi networks

Rush for H-1B visas slows as low wages, protectionism take sheen off US jobs

Argentina opens dirty war torture garage trial

GOP takes the largest lead in ballot According to gallup

Minimum wage lifted to $15.00 per hour (Australia)

The media keeps harping on the democrats ain't enthusiastic about this coming election my question

Salon: New threat to GOP's Senate chances

BP has sliced off top of damaged riser

** Heads Up: Thad Allen's Daily Briefing on the Oil Leak **

White House: "As Mr. Romanoff has stated, there was no offer of a job"

Bangladesh fire kills up to 104, injures over 100

MMS suspends permits for Gulf drilling regardless of water depth

Teabaggin' Angle overtakes "Chicken Lady" Lowden in race for NV Senate.

**Underwater oil spill video LIVE**

Gov't to bill BP $69M for oil spill cleanup so far

seize BP! Protest!!!

Obama Finally Uses Oil Spill to Push for Climate Action; Greens Cheer

anyone know how many oil rigs are out there in the Gulf of Mexico? Is it 100's or 1,000's???

Bud Chiles to run as an independent (NPA) in FL for governor

Korean War 'May Break Out At Any Moment': North Korea

Must read from TPM's M. J. Rosenberg: So what is the blockade about?

Low pressure system to push BP Oil Spill closer to Florida's west coast

George W. Bush Says He’d Torture Again

Canada unveils arsenal for anti-G20 protests

Deepwater Companies Pull Up Stakes, and Some May Never Return

Tyson Workers Finally Get $500,000 In Overtime Wages Owed (to 3,000 workers)

W.H. admits effort to avoid primary

Trends not in GOP favor

Gulf spill pushes 'thick, black cake-mix type oil' into Barataria Bay

Israel's defenders mobilize, threaten (in D.C./White house)

Bush used anger instead of brains, Obama uses brains instead of anger!

Judge rejects Alaska plan to begin killing wolves

Breaking: White House Practices Politics

Where is it written that the president of the United States should be everyone’s “daddy”?(Digby blog

Ariz. Gov. Brewer wants separating fence completed

Gulf oil spill: BP to go ahead with $10bn shareholder payout

Reid calls for sweeping energy bill (Politico)

Obama responds to Jindal

Congratulations Bobby Jindal: You made the list

Maytag recalling almost 2 million dishwashers over fire concerns

Galactica: Sabotage

Unbelievable: Reporter's question-"And back to taking the President's emotional temperature...

States don't expect recovery until 2012

Paul says there ‘wasn’t enough’ regulation of offshore drilling

EXCLUSIVE: Documents Show Kagan's Liberal Opinion on Social Issues

BREAKING: Another Jupiter impact?

Gov. Crist: Oil sheen 4 miles off Pensacola Beach

US jail population declines for first time

Obama hates Great Britain? REALLY?

SC police: Black man shot to death, body dragged

Killed Transocean oil worker was fiercely concerned about BP safety standards

Anger over Obama's meeting with Ariz. governor at White House

BP CEO to make statement shortly

Interior Dept. denies extension of drilling freeze to shallow waters.

Obama's marching orders...

Rock band Rush says Rand Paul's campaign can't use its songs

Tracking poll shows Whitman, Fiorina pulling away

APNewsBreak: Feds halt new drilling in Gulf

"Faced with a devastating oil spill, Louisiana's governor demands...more drilling?"

President Obama says hasn't seen rapid BP response on spill

Sarah Palin Blames Environmentalists For Gulf Oil Disaster

Who’s Responsible for the National Debt?

Deepwater Companies Pull Up Stakes, and Some May Never Return

Is Sarah Palin the Anti-Viagra?

Report condemns swine flu experts' ties to big pharma

Politics Is STILL Not A Crime

The New York Times To Host Political Polling Site FiveThirtyEight

POTUS on with Larry King tonight, talks about BP, immigration, and more. Highlilghts here.

Today, Senator Reid, followed Obama in calling for passing the comprehensive climate change bill

The DC press corp is "Shocked! Shocked!"

Rasmussen MO-Senate: Blunt 45%, Carnahan 44%

Obamas visit Sidwell campus(Obama girls' school)

CNN airing BP propaganda advertisement right now

Golden Girls Star Rue McClanahan Dies at 76

Griffith speaks for first time after losing 5th District congressional race

NY Times: Obama Administration Considers Israel's Gaza Blockade 'Untenable'

How Obama haters may give him a boost

BREAKING NEWS: President Obama returning to Gulf on Friday

(R)asmussen CT-SEN Poll: Blumenthal 56, McMahon 33.

Pres. of USA and Gov. of AZ are meeting in white house right now

Bush: No regrets for waterboarding - "I'd do it again to save lives"

Misclassifying Workers Out of Their Rights

Jonas, Wonder and Obama Tribute to McCartney (VIDEO)

Cheney flak Matalin attacks President Obama's moratorium on deep water drilling

Palin blames environmentalists for oil spill

Wal-Mart to Offer Its Workers a College Program

Tweety making fun of the President going on Larry King

Unemployment imposes ‘heavy costs’ on economy: Bernanke

Photos: Partisan Rhetoric (The Obama Presidency, Day 498)

Unemployed "retrained" Americans understand economy better than Obama and his "experts" do

Wichita Eagle Newspaper supports advocating the death of a sitting US president

Best and brightest leave Obama smarting

Paul McCartney to the President: "... BILLIONS of Us are Rooting for You ..."

Cameron Says Offer to Help Stop Oil Leak Spurned By BP "Morons"

Faith leaders push climate-change legislation in letter to senators

MMS suspends permits for Gulf drilling regardless of water depth

"Skocpol Responds to Reich on what Obama should do"

Sir Paul McCartney Zings Bush

NV-Sen: Teabagger leads GOP field, Harry Reid back from the dead

President Obama sends BP a bill for $69 million

Photos: The Obama Presidency - Day 500

Obama extends benefits for gay federal workers

Obama: Use flotilla tragedy for peace

In which Obama's Offshore Oil Policy is Praised. Really.

No 'free' market access: India to US

AIPAC Embraces Biden Statement

President Obama, Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer to Face Off Over Immigration at White House

Why is the Obama Administration butting in all the states where Progressives are running

Crappy phrases no one wants to hear....

You have got to be fucking kidding me

'I'd do it again' former President Bush tells Grand Rapids crowd about waterboarding terrorists

Laid-off workers retrain but end up in same spot: Jobless

US-Mexico border isn't so dangerous

Obama says he is 'furious' at oil spill, but anger won't plug well

Ernest Huber for Congress (WA-8) - (The CRAZY is strong with this one)

Disturbing Study Highlights Racism

MSNBC: Oil Spill Workers Hospitalized

TYT: Obama Helping to Obstruct Israeli Investigation

Military Plans to Parachute into High School Pep Rally

Papantonio: BP - The Cheney Slime Gets Thicker

O Reilly compares gay people to Al Qaeda

Pastor Martin Ssempa's Filthy Anthem - 'Eat Da Poo Poo'

TNGA Lt. Gov. Ron Ramsey picks, wipes nose and then hand flicks toward supporter

No cameras allowed inside to film Economic Club of Grand Rapids' war criminal AWOL keynote speaker

Protest: Alan Garcia meets Barack Obama at White House

Papantonio: BP Executives Should be Tried for Murder

President Obama Honors Paul McCartney

No to NWO Video of anti-Bilderberg protests in Spain as group set to meet

Prayers for Bobby- Trailer

Rachel Maddow - Sarah Palin leads the GOP's Drill, Baby! Drill! caucus

NATO's spy academy

Life Inc: the Movie

Young Turks: CRAZY Nutjob Michael Savage - Obama & William Ayers Behind Israeli Commando Raid

Global Covert Govt Inc.: Bilderberg gather forces near Barcelona

Helen Thomas Lays Into Gibbs

Symphony of Science - The Case for Mars! (ft. Zubrin, Sagan, Cox & Boston)

The Crist switch: politics & oil

The Let's Bomb Iran guy goes iPad

Israel Navy Massacres Freedom Flotilla Passengers in International Waters(Censored in USMSM)

Flotilla Choir presents: We Con the World

BP CEO Tony Hayward Tries To Salvage Reputation With New Ad Campaign: ‘We Will Make This Right’

Fossil fools blame 'extreme greenies'

American killed during flotilla raid

Young Turks: BIG News On TYT Protest (& Sign The Petition!)

That's Bullshit: Guantanamo Justice (by Sam Seder)

Midweek Politics w/David Pakman: Louisiana Fisherman says BP slid him some cash, business destroyed

Happy Birthday Allen Ginsberg

O'Reilly Compares Gays to Al-Qaeda

Midweek Politics w/David Pakman: Brown-skinned American citizen threatened with Mexico deportation

Young Turks: Racist Debt Collectors Busted By Voicemails! (Video)

Midweek Politics w/David Pakman: New Conservative Conspiracy - Dems WANT oil spill to last longer

Rachel Maddow: 'Beyond Petroleum My ASS'

Rachel Maddow from Gulf: Angry Devastating Report 'Disgusted that BP Put This Coast In Jeopardy'

Thom Hartmann - Right wing thinks Obama will Resign

Drug production in Afghanistan

Why Dummies Want to Forget the Tea Party Ancestry

Ocean currents likely to carry oil to Atlantic

A Right-Wing Schism Over Immigration Reform?

Newsweek: What not to say when your company is ruining the world

BP – “Beyond Prosecution”

Right-Wing Extremists Organize and Promote Violence on Facebook

Law and Order: AIG

Jefferson v. Cuccinelli

Gideon Levy: Netanyahu was right

Peter Erlinder Jailed by One of the Major Genocidaires of Our Era

Bilderberg 2010: The security lockdown begins

Riser Has Been Ripped Open By The Shears -- Dramatic Step Coming Within Hours

Fired for taking Maternity Leave!

Feds Approve New Gulf Of Mexico Oil Well Near Louisiana

BP’s Oily Mess: Welcome to the Unites States of Nigeria

Morford: Your problems are lame and pathetic

SWAT Raids Gone Wrong -- Paramilitary Policing Is Out of Control

Lawyers Warned Wal-Mart of Risks Before Bias Suit

Lawsuit Seeks Full Disclosure of Dispersant Impacts on Gulf's Endangered Wildlife (6/2)

BP Double-Dealing: Sells Gulf Oil to Lost City of Atlantis

Ohio Coal Plant spews 650 mil gal of heated water into Lake Erie each day

The Rhapsody of Port-au-Prince’s Streets

For Poor, America’s a Sinking Ship

A progressive in Arizona is standing up for the constitution.

To Everything, Spin, Spin, Spin

Lee Papa: The Rude Pundit

Secretive Bilderberg Club ready for protests

E.J. Dionne: Souter’s Challenge to Scalia

Bush's Glib Waterboarding Admission Sparks Outrage

Ryan: America becoming a welfare state

'Israel is a Lunatic State' - Finkelstein on Gaza Flotilla Attack

Confidence turns to frustration for Maine boom company

High flux zirconia composite membrane for hydrogen separation at elevated temperature

Bumper Kenya maize harvest contaminated by toxins(BBC) {aflatoxins}

Citizen science 'can safeguard birds' future'

Lake Erie snake might slither off endangered list

Peak oil notes - June 3

Drumbeat: June 3, 2010

The Oil Drum: The Riser is Cut, Seating the LMRP, Natural Seeps and More...

MSNBC - Fishermen Reporting Oil 17 Miles Into Wetlands - Tulane Group Confirms At Least Five Miles

Chinese Sulfur Dioxide Emissions Up 1.2% YOY - Govt "Not Optimistic" On Potential Cuts

2010 Likely Warmest Year On Record - Arctic Sea Well Below 2007 Record Lows; 40,000 KM2 Going Daily

We've Only Just Begun: The Anti-Capitalist Climate Justice Movement

Experts: Revise fuel economy rules to reflect real-world driving

EPA tightens sulfur dioxide limits

USGS' Julius Schlocker dies: axed nuclear plant

EPA sets first new limit on sulfur dioxide in decades (since 1971)

Rome Set to Become World's First Post-Carbon City

Question about land based oil spills

Contract Signed On Pressure Vessel For New Texas Nuclear Reactors.

Global Solar PV Demand to Grow by 58 Percent, Reach $18.9B in Module Revenue in 2010

Western U.S. Grid Can Handle More Renewables--without expensive backup generation

"It's time to give up on breeder reactors" (free pdf at fissilematerials.org)

Oregon Zoo hatches a successful California condor season

Biking culture gets a makeover

Dayum!!! The Pirates will get natinal coverage on my birthday! Thanks ESPN!

Bud Selig has the power to reverse that call...and he should...

Gloat-Free Baseball Scores (Wednesday, June 2)

Benitez leaves Liverpool "by mutual consent."

Celtics prevail in game 1 - the old fashioned way

Galarraga is going to be baseball's darling

It's official: Governor Granholm issues proclamation that Galarraga pitched perfect game

Selig will issue statement on blown call today

Dingell takes on Selig; plans to introduce resolution to award Galarraga perfect game

Governor Granholm Issues Proclamation Declaring Galarraga Pitched Perfect Game

What's up with all the perfect games this season?

Should baseball commissioner Bud Selig overturn the umpires mistake and recognize the perfect game?

I favor full-on lasers and computers and cameras to help baseball umpires get it right every time.

So if MLB decides to expand the instant replay review, what should be added...

Baseball fans: Switch to the Tigers' avatar for the next day or so

Lakers / Celtics

Check out this very cool World Cup schedule/calendar

John Wooden hospitaliized in grave condition

Tiger you are so SCREWED

It's time to replace Bud Selig as Major League Baseball Commissioner

Baseball Commissioner, Bud Selig, must overrule bad umpire call that wiped out perfect game

Should Bud Selig Over-Rule Last's Night's Travesty?

Bud Selig, today's Worst Person in the World

Selig blew perfect chance to be leader for once

Everton will be sporting hot pink uniforms next season. I think they look great!

Six teams to leave Big 12 for PAC-10?!?!?!

Chile starts investigating Pinochet era political murders

Still Dancing, Her Way, From the Soul

Argentina, Uruguay hold airspace control exercises

Dominican champion swims across the world to promote MDGs

Nine killed in FARC-ELN combat

Uribe secretary’s death not an accident: general

Reparations for Colombian violence victims 'absolutely insufficient'

Twitter Returns Chavez to Venezuela's Reality

Meet the sloths

Argentina opens dirty war torture garage trial

Cuba: Bruno Rodriguez Receives Egyptian Deputy Foreign Minister

Outspoken musician Silvio Rodriguez returns to New York

Venezuela's proven oil reserves climb to more than 211 bn barrels

Ecuador recalls Ambassador over flotilla raid

Pastor Martin Ssempa's Filthy Anthem - 'Eat Da Poo Poo'

Opinion: Culhane: How DADT repeal will help gay marriage John Culhane By John Culhane, Prof of Law

HUD to study anti-gay housing discrimination (how'd I miss this?)

Happy Birthday, Allen Ginsberg

As Mark Kirk approaches this gay vet's 'gaydar' screen

PORTUGAL: Soccer Star Cristiano Ronaldo Endorses Same-Sex Marriage

Bill O'Reilly compares gay people to Al Qaeda

Fox "News" PANIC! Transgender Men Go Topless at Delaware Beach -- and Police Can't Do a Thing

Spartanburg, SC Mayor Junie White comes out in favor of GLBT equality

American Guns Stopped at the Border

Gun buy-back takes "weird" turn in Austin: $100 in food?

National Mediation Board ethics violation? (DUers name witheld to protect from retaliation)

Job opening: North Dakota AFL-CIO State Mobilization Director

Today in Labor History June 3 Federal child labor law, was declared unconstitutional – 1918

Replacement nurses leave patients at risk, report says

Red Cross Workers Strike In Six States Over Alleged Mismanagement Of Blood Supply

Gaza activists receive enthusiastic welcome in Turkey

Gaza activists receive enthusiastic welcome in Turkey

Glenn Greenwald Clobbers Eliot Spitzer in Debate on the Gaza Flotilla

New Israeli Tack Needed on Gaza, U.S. Officials Say

"The Unspoken Alliance": New Book Shows Ties Between Israel and Apartheid South Africa

the dead activists honored. "Turkey will never forgive this attack", said Gul

(Must read!) The Day the World Became Gaza

Irish ship Rachel Corrie was sabotaged by Israeli intelligence says report

UN official voices deep concern as Hamas raids offices of aid groups

Collective Punishment in Gaza

Israeli author Grossman speaks out against the flotilla attack

Ed Koch and Jeremy Scahill debate the flotilla attack

They were carrying olive branches-no doubt

Roots The Club

Exit strategy: Lifting the Gaza blockade

An Assault, Cloaked in Peace

Irish aid ship delays voyage to Gaza

Interior Minister seeks to revoke Israeli Arab MK's citizenship

Obama: Let Israel probe Gaza flotilla raid with U.S. observer

Flotilla Passengers Respond to Israeli Claims on Deadly Assault

U.S. citizen among those killed in Israeli flotilla raid

Jewish Voices for Peace Urges Divestment from cos that Profit from Israeli Occupation

The real story from Mavi Marmara: They were shooting to kill

The Gaza-fleet had agents provocateurs on board. (links to articles)

Mossad chief: Israel gradually becoming burden on U.S.

Global: Protests In Support of the Freedom Flotilla Continue

Self delete - topic already posted

The Day the World Became Gaza

Hamas refuses aid until hostages are freed

more voices from the raid. "I was 'Tasered' by Israelis, says Herald photographer"

Israeli / Turkish tensions... Could this help us minimize AIPAC's and the ATC's influence?

"only to have man's brains spill out onto his hands," "pointed gun at a one-year-old Turkish child"

A Botched Raid, a Vital Embargo

4 SHOTS TO THE HEAD: Furkan Dogan, U.S. Citizen, Killed In Israeli Flotilla Raid

ISRAEL: Parliament comes close to blows over flotilla raid

Netanyahu: No ships to reach Gaza

Pssst! Outraged at developments in the Middle East? Turn tragedy into ACTION:

Some sandhill cranes on a rainy day

Check out this photographers work

Flotilla "Weapons" posted by IDF were actually taken in 2006

I've been trying to refrain from posting adorable Aiman pictures,

'Wallander' author tells of ordeal on Gaza convoy

In self-defense: Israel properly and lawfully resisted Gaza blockade runners

Israel's Defenders Mobilise, Threaten

A very funny website!

Four Qassam rockets fired from Gaza towards Israel

Sony has corrected the 16mm lens on the Nex cameras

YAY!!!

*cough* ...question...

Flotilla detainees 'assaulted in custody'

m-o-o-n

Communist Party of Israel leading member congratulates pirate army's victory

I took a few this evening, this is my favorite

Transistor merges man and machine

Moscow Team Begins Simulated Flight to Mars

Symphony of Science - The Case for Mars! (ft. Zubrin, Sagan, Cox & Boston)

Hubble identifies Jupiter's attacker

BREAKING: Another Jupiter impact?

Don't Call The Guatemala Sinkhole a Sinkhole

Abstracting Atlantis: Scientists Find Evidence of Mayan Underwater City

Because we all need to smile now and then...

Exclusive pics : Prayers, tear gas and terror -Gaza blockade

New Matthew Message

Insight, and that time between waking and sleeping

Cleansing? Or does the universe just hate me?

"Are there dangers in being 'spiritual but not religious'?"

Religious leaders unite against planned Jesus cartoon

Probiotic found in breast milk helps alleviate symptoms of digestive disorders

Studies Link Infertility Treatments to Autism

IMFAR Update: GFCF Diet Not Beneficial, New Biomarker, 80% Divorce Rate Myth Debunked

July: When Not to go to the Hospital

Dogs sniff out prostate cancer

Life's vital force

Autism finding could lead to simple urine test for the condition

CDS, spreads etc, it is all getting worse again

Confirming The Flash Crash Omen

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