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Archives: June 5, 2010

Gulf Tax Cheats

Seriously, I could see Rachel doing a Woodward/Bernstein and blowing the lid

Tonight the BP Video feeds look right like out of a Freddy Krueger movie to me.

Sign the Seize BP petition

Sign the Seize BP petition

Rachel Corrie boarded and, reportedly, all arrested. See link

I need an answer if you please

Water Pressure @ Depth Calculator

Water Pressure @ Depth Calculator

Corporations buying laws in California

'Jersey Shore' Creator Says Show Is a 'Herpes Nest'

Bad timing on my part

Colombian Army Attacks Striking BP Workers

OT: That Five-Hour Energy stuff really works!

Bangladesh fire kills more than 120 people

Berlin court bans Islamic prayer in schools

Drug firms 'encouraged world health body to exaggerate swine flu threat'

are there any Green Party candidates running for congress?

Axing DDG 1000 ($5.3 billion) radar could save money

Wiring woes stall 1st test flight of F-35C ($243 million each)

Pentagon: Force structure, program cuts of $34B

Rockets hit NATO base in Afghanistan

Gulf Oil Leak Ocean Current Predictions - computer modeling study

Want some new ideas? TEDxOilSpill will explore how to mitigate the current crisis in the Gulf.

Bitten by History

Dolphin Hunt Film Screenings Cancelled In Tokyo

Army Testing (9.6 ton) Autonomous Robot Vehicle

Dems turn up heat on Lakers

Does Friday's market drop indicate a new attitude on the part of our ruling class?

Future Of Home Sweet Home May Be Fewer People Owning

CG Warned Large Leak Possible From Well

Conservative class on Founding Fathers' answers to current woes gains popularity

Jeremy Morlock, U.S. Soldier, Charged For Murder In Three Afghan Civilian Deaths

Now, Republicans think it's cool to talk like Bush again?

I was watching Hairballs last night and it suddenly hit me.

Weekend TOONS, part 6

My stupid idea of the morning. When I first heard about the

PTSD Soldier Punished by Army

Has the MSM finished chasing the teabaggers and their pseudo protest. I have not seen coverage of

Has the MSM finished chasing the teabaggers and their pseudo protest. I have not seen coverage of

Do you think there are elements of racism in the modern day religious Right?

Unused Cigarette Vending Machines Now Sell Books

Isn't it amazing how other countries suddenly now have a right to "self defense" against Americans?

Haaretz Breaking : Report: Turkey PM Erdogan mulls breaking Gaza blockade himself (Army Radio)

Haaretz Breaking : Report: Turkey PM Erdogan mulls breaking Gaza blockade himself (Army Radio)

Credit due. BP has not harmed any walruses and penguins in the gulf

WTF did DUers just hear that hack on GEM$NBC

Obama promises to show off native Hawaii at APEC 2011

(update) RIP - R. Lee Ermey 1944-2010 uncomfirmed others say this is incorrect

Kaiser Permanente demonstrates union/employer models without destructive confrontations are possible

Why aren't they wearing respirators?

Five Offshore Windmill Proposals Received for Lakes Erie, Ontario

What the Republicans are really saying is that BP is God

The G20 continues to terrorize Toronto

"Hypocrisy" defines the right-wing

Obama thinks its too early for BP to be optimistic

The Gulf Oil Crisis is the Environmentalists' fault!

Expert: If Cap Fails, Oil in Gulf Will Triple

Former Valdez Cleanup Worker Warns of Toxic Dangers in the Gulf

rzemanfl's saltwater fishing license expires in August. He lives in

Freep "sheikdetailfeather" says "She is who I want for President. Paul Ryan would not be bad either"

Breaking... Attention Marines! R. Lee Ermey is Alive and Well! (was a hoax)

has the name Furkan Dogan been uttered?

Mankind is making Earth a toxic hellhole by mining/extracting fossil fuel.

Google Earth comes to the Oil Spill Spread -Visualize it in your state

"Shame on us"---

If anyone wants to send Randy Prescott an email or leave a message>>>>>

Will the Oil Spill Shut the Stupid "Teabaggers" Up For Good?

Anyone watching the feed from the well head?

Russian solution

Poetry Corner: The Hate Machine

Watch out for the malware. FIFA and Gaza Attack Tweets Dump Backdoors

The Oil Drum Today: New Tech, the Demise of BP and more...

Foxheads Freak Out: Rep. Sanchez Points Out White Supremacists Behind Arizona's Immigration Law

Los Lobos cancels show in Arizona

"Some say it was a warning"----

Condi Rice telling story of her life on Book TV, now.

Anyone else getting a bad feeling about the effect of these dispersant's 5 years from now?

Cut & Cap operation captures 6077 barrels of oil in first day.

OSHA Says Cleanup Workers Don’t Need Breathing Protection: Same Thing They Said For 9/11 Clean Up

Seems To Me That BP Should Know What The Output Of This Well Is. My Theory........

"I've said to the people that we don't torture, and we don't." Bush 2006

Army plans $100M Afghanistan special ops HQ

Thousands of Dead Fish at Dog River Marina - Alabama

Anyone else see the demonstration of dry ice used to clean up the oil

I would like to remind folks where many of our problems originated

Winner in Gawker's contest for airplane banner at LIMBOsevic's wedding T.B.A. Runners-up here

Things I learned about John Wooden today (RIP)

My plea to the MSM: Stop referring to the oil in sweet, harmless terms!

Not a big fan... but just bought 2 tickets to see McCartney in Nashville in July

Drug firms 'encouraged world health body to exaggerate swine flu threat'

Gulf Oil Spill: Latest Federal Government Estimate Still Understates Oil Flow

Third World Diplomatic Cooperation and the Future of US Empire in the Middle East

Alabama governor is rethinking his pro-drilling stance

Is the primary function of relief wells to make it possible to cap blowouts permanently?

How do you fill a massive sinkhole in the middle of a major urban area?

Just so we are clear on BLS reporting, that U3 number 9.7%

A Study in Scumbaggery

There was absolutely NO way to know that a disaster was on the horizon unless you used

John Nichols: Downsizing Democracy in California

beaches of the Florida Panhandle constitute the greatest strand of white sand on the planet.

Liz Cheney demands Obama reverse position that unnecessary death is "tragic"

Dad Bootcamp's Dr. Jeff lied about marijuana

Here's the fine, upstanding, not-at-all-a-rube senator who likes the word "ragheads"

Obama favored moratorium against offshore drilling: "It's not going to provide short-term relief or

FWIW: Join Bill Halter for election returns online.

Weekend TOONS, part 2

Take A Minute For A Laugh

NYC Public school budget cuts spark protest

Man made climate change is destroying the forest behind our house

Guardian: BP Shifts Its GOM Disaster Operations to Separate In-House Business Headed by American

Cop walks as DUI charges dropped in fatal '07 crash

Karl Rove, Pure as the Driven Snow

CBO Issues Fed-Flattering Propaganda

"Why pay a lawyer when you can buy a judge"

The Nation: EU countries traded democracy for prosperity. These days, they're missing it.

Something old, something new, something borrowed, something blue

Ladies and gentlemen, Elvis is on the ballot

Hiring Expected to Be Robust in Second Half of 2010

What's the deal with the privatization craze?

DOE Announces $29 Million Weatherization Job Training Centers in Select Cities

Dustin Hoffman and Jason Bates photographed kissing at a Laker's Game

Weekend TOONS, part 3

Weekend TOONS, part 4

the oil flow looks greater than ever

BP chief Tony Hayward sold shares weeks before oil spill

“Doctor” Newt Gingrich warns of coming Alzheimer’s epidemic

The best part about the drug induced coma I was in back in 2004...

Prescott, Ariz., elementary school to 'whiten' image of child in mural

Anyone who tells you the oil is finally being recovered is LYING to you. And that can include YOUR

Still going to take some heavy convincing to get me to become pro-nuclear

New Lung Cancer Drug Shows Promise

Morning at the Mississippi Governor's Mansion

' the real reason the White House is so mad at Carville'

Chef to diners: Clean your plate or be banned!

10 Critical Facts about BP and the Gulf of Mexico Crisis

WaPo: Where have all the summer jobs for teenagers gone?

Weekend TOONS, part 5

Big Fireball on Jupiter Spotted by Amateur Astronomers

"unlike the other flotilla which turned out to be a group of terrorists,"

BP Motto: "Despoil for Oil" ... Our Motto: "Prison for Poisoners"

Pics of ex-Marine and human shield Kenneth O'Keefe after Gaza raid

Another cry for HELP for the gulf!

How is the U.K. Government Responding to Gulf Spill?

How is the U.K. Government Responding to Gulf Spill?

Alert! Fundie trolls on the starboard bow! (update: invasion plan aborted)

Creator of John R. Wooden Award dies hours before award's namesake

After making a donation, I wondered why BP isn't funding the RESCUE OF MANATEES.

White House Launched Massive Media Campaign After Spill

Is There A Pool For How Long Rush's 4th Marriage Will Last?.......

Relocate these groups to three ships anchored in the middle of the spill

Relocate these groups to three ships anchored in the middle of the spill

Weekend TOONS, part 1

This week in crazy: Tony Hayward

the gushinator

Lewis-McChord soldier charged in the slayings of 3 Afghan civilians

The Oil Spill Is Clinton's Fault

BP's Massive Washington Lobbying Campaign Threatens any Independent Inquiry

Research: Telecommuters with flex time can handle 50 percent more work

Victim sues Toyota over 2006 Toyota crash in St. Paul (3 dead, Koua Fong Lee still in jail)

"If budget cuts were always the answer, then Mississippi would be a leader in this country."

Let's play "THE BLAME GAME!" (Deepwater Horizon edition)

Let's play "THE BLAME GAME!" (Deepwater Horizon edition)

The President sees the error of his ways....

I believe President Obama and his administration are more closely aligned with the policies of:

delete

Because he is a sell-out, . . .

Let's put this "temper tantrum" talking point to bed.

Titan's atmosphere oddity consistent with methane-based life

Poll: Majority Now Opposes More Offshore Drilling

Home health clients upset over letter

Apache Junction man's volcano expertise called into question

What is the case for or against Obama, re: preventing the oil disaster?

Great ASCO Cancer Results Melanoma Treatment

What would we have done, if BP had told us the truth?

BP'S SPILL PLAN: WHAT THEY KNEW & WHEN THEY KNEW IT

BP'S SPILL PLAN: WHAT THEY KNEW & WHEN THEY KNEW IT

Private employers hold back on hiring in May

"No land is an island," to paraphrase the poet (Donne). I.e., the Gulf

Rachel Maddow Nominated for TV Critics Award

i found this about the Oil Rig Explosion.. worker wrote his Will before going back to work..

Stop ALL corporate food, farm, Big Oil, Energy subsidies. Instead subsidize LOW WAGES..

And what if Obama were to go off on an angry tirade against BP?

Donate for Gulf Residents

Teabaggers steal song written about Bush administration

Timeline of the last 30 years, under Republican and Democratic administrations

BP: "We're Pretty Sure They Won't Break..."

Arkansas Working Families Ramp Up Final Push for Halter

BP could face massive fines under Clean Water Act

The Drone That Can Get Through Your Window

Israel diverts Gaza aid ship Rachel Corrie to Ashdod

You know what you can get for 5 bucks these days?

You know what you can get for 5 bucks these days?

Drop in Home Sales in Wake of Tax Credit Far More Substantial Than Expected

Drop in Home Sales in Wake of Tax Credit Far More Substantial Than Expected

Russian team offers Resolution of the Disaster in the Mexican Gulf

CIA Fight Against Communism Bolsters Radical Islam

HaHa - Mrs. Limbaugh IV grew up in Hawaii - the birther's must be

Afghan girls brave Taliban threats

Gov. Deval Patrick revs up loyalists at Mass. Dem convention

Gov. Deval Patrick revs up loyalists at Mass. Dem convention

How would you rebrand BP? Link here to contest - winning entry will be used by Greenpeace

Rachel Maddow: This is America's Deepwater Horizon Disaster. We all own it.

Want to stop global warming? Keep out the immigrants! (Video)

Limbaugh to wed as Hollywood flirts with his life story

Blitzer tries very hard (and fails) to get his guest to lay responsibilty for the gusher on Obama

The deeper the water, the more exceptions granted by regulators (NYT)

Newsweek: What the Spill Will Kill

BP.....Just write some damn checks ASAP!!!

Saudi Clerics Advocate Adult Breast-Feeding

2010 Bank Closings Hit 81, Costs May Hit $100 Billion

Lincoln embraces left in runoff campaign ads

Raging Grannies Oil Spill Protest: BP You Suck!!!

Citizen Action Stops Funding of Mountain Top Removal: You Can be An Agent of Change

Florida Hotel Reservation Lines Go Silent as BP Spill Arrives

You'd think that at $70 or so a barrel someone would want to suck the oil up

The new energy (who will need oil by 2020?)

Why the latest Gulf wildlife photos matter so much

It just dawned on me that...

Empire State of Mind

Prius led new car sales in May (In Japan)

BP = Ballot Poison - Petition to Boycott 2010 BP-Financed Candidates - PLEASE HELP

Haley Barbour Skips Second Governors' Meeting With President

Steve Blair fired by Prescott radio station for racist remarks about school mural

Israeli FM links Gaza flotilla to Russian Chechen separatists

Thad Allen on oil spill, C-Span, today, rerun, now

American Denial: Living in a Can’t-Do Nation

Anyone else starting to get e-mails from RW acquaintances 'showing' that

Just watched a documentary about military protests during Vietnam

California judge rules that GOP candidate Chuck DeVore "unlawfully adapted" two Don Henley songs

Catch Shares: Using Profits and New Regulations to Save the Oceans

Rosa Parks interviewed by Studs Terkel you can stream it now (7pm central time)

Sydney Opera House holds concert for canines

BP faces ban on future American operations

Even with the current capture rate, the leak is a new Exxon Valdez every 20 days!

Even with the current capture rate, the leak is a new Exxon Valdez every 20 days!

Federal Panel Accuses Disneyland Resort of "Unfair Labor Practices"

What Could Make The Gulf Oil Spill Worse? How About a Hurricane. - TPM

Video Mocking Gaza Flotilla Produced by Sr Fellow of Ctr for Security Policy and editor of Jer Post

Do you believe BP's CEO Tony Hayward is a SOCIOPATH?

Meet the Press will not air this Sunday, June 6, due to coverage of the French Open

Florida beach city resigned to oil disaster

Florida DUers

BP 'very pleased' with progress on capping gusher

Officials: criminals being used in oil spill cleanup

Just want to remind folks , Sir Paul Mccartney is an "entertainer".

Morning glory: Man convicted of solo sex romp on trampoline

NYT "Engineers Move Cautiously" To Cap Spill

Under the Wing of Tuskegee Airmen-Legendary Fighter Pilots Help Aspiring Youth Fulfill Dreams

FIFA banning condom distribution at South Africa's World Cup

My New Purple Shirt

Religious leaders denounce Arizona immigration law

BP Actively Restricting Media Access to the Oil Spill?

What did the president know? Richard Wolffe: Obama knew within 24 hours the spill was hopeless

First, I blame the oil companies.

How soon until people have to VOLUNTEER to work for their corporate masters?

Attack may be tied to North Korean succession. Kim Jong-un to replace Kim Jong-il

California bill Would Knock Possession of Less Than an Ounce of Marijuana to an Infraction

My wife got a letter from Pelosi asking for money. She said she had

Army testing green laser kits in Afghanistan

Where are the Teabaggers?

homeschooling really works

“Do you think I want a $200,000 home next to my house? Absolutely not,"

VA secretary announces new hotline for homeless veterans

Costa Mesa Arco Gas Station Tries to Hide its Relationship with British Petroleum

High Res images of the Oil Spill

Miley Cyrus' girl-kiss shocks fans

McCollum paid anti-gay witness caught in rentboy scandal double his contract fee

Why Did God Create Atheists?

San Francisco Chronicle: Whites in state 'below the replacement' level

Bill Bigelow: Bash Texas' curriculum, but is Oregon's much better?

Dear Life,

W Post: Labor ad blasts Blanche Lincoln all over the place

Oil spill could reach Atlantic coast:, computer simulation shows

"Sexting" Leads to Child Porn Charges for 8 Teens

Banner Flown Over Rush Limbaugh's Wedding

Obama Hits BP For Spending On Ads Over Gulf Residents (VIDEO)

Leftist and rightist Israelis clash at Gaza flotilla protest in Tel Aviv

Dupe

Another RFK Post... From Me, In 2007...

Another RFK Post... From Me, In 2007...

A Nuclear Gamble on the Not-So-Distant Horizon

Iran troops twice cross border to fight rebels: Iraq Kurds

My Last RFK Post... For Those Too Young To Know... And For Those That Forgot...

I'm making my announcement today that I'm dropping out of the race for Governor of Michigan

In gulf oil spill's long reach, ecological damage could last decades (WP)

Barack Obama rocks my ass.

IF BP -- and I say IF - BP succeeds in closing the gusher --

Videotaping police is now illegal in three states - serious WTF

Sunday Talk Shows

I have found a way to be at peace with the fact that Ken Starr is president of Baylor.

There is a tornado on the ground headed right towards me

Exhausted Noam Chomsky Just Going To Try And Enjoy The Day For Once

Barzani says PKK’s decision to end cease-fire is wrong

Frank Rich: Don’t Get Mad, Mr. President. Get Even.

Frank Rich: Don’t Get Mad, Mr. President. Get Even.

Queen of Denial

Help! Is tomorrow Father's Day????????????

BP failed to get Federal permits to drill in areas with endangered whales

A Growing Trend: Spiritual but not Religious

19 lawmakers wanted MMS to investigate BP last February

Remembering BOBBY KENNEDY...

We Won't Climb Out of the Great Recession Until the Middle Class Has Money Again

Experts: Texas textbooks are unlikely to spread

Watch the BP ROV Under Sea Cams! Thread #22

Testing for heavy metals in things like the McDonalds glasses is done with a handheld analyzer..

Thomas Kinkade firm seeks bankruptcy protection

Caption time!

Spank thee well a Saturday. Please come CAPTION Head Wreck "thinking":

Spank thee well a Saturday. Please come CAPTION Head Wreck "thinking":

"And there go the bells . . ." Come CAPTION Rush on his wedding day!!!.

Operation Side Nip a total success in Gulf Oil Spill!

BBC reports Oil leak cut by "a third or half"

Went out canvassing this morning for Organizing for America

113 Census workers report attacks while on the job

113 Census workers report attacks while on the job

113 Census workers report attacks while on the job

The Forever War: Are you glad Obama has allowed "things that the previous administration did not"?

Microbes, Bioremediation

Microbes, Bioremediation

"The worst oil spill is US history" . . . . or . . . . "The worst made made disaster ever?"

Please Help Restore State Medicaid Relief - It could be you or a loved one who needs help next!

Please Help Restore State Medicaid Relief - It could be you or a loved one who needs help next!

Incredibly Lame Political Pun of the day.

Sign at a BP gas station: "Do not leave pumps unattended, you are responsible for spills"

This is the one that just rips my heart out.

BP Service Stations in Vegas are covering the logo

BP Service Stations in Vegas are covering the logo

Mother finds kidnapped kids through Facebook

Israeli naval commandos seize Gaza-bound aid ship

Israeli naval commandos seize Gaza-bound aid ship

"Why don't they reverse the 'Top Kill' lines?" "What happens in a hurricane?"

Chris Deschene qualifies for Az SofS ballot

that bp live shot is killing me

BP Buys 'Oil' Search Terms w/ Google to Redirect Users to Official Company Website

Elton John to Perform At Rush's Wedding This Evening..

Now Glenn Beck loves American Nazi sympathizers: Promotes book by prominent Hitler advocate of the 1

WE are collectively responsible for what is happening

Are Fox Ratings Fading with Tea Party Fails? Leslie Savan

I think the Gulf Of Mexico is dead

RE: DU, I need to talk

BP stations close to me are empty compared to stations across the street......

Bush's Glib Waterboarding Admission Sparks Outrage

Beachcomber stumbles upon historical shipwreck

police digging for Drew Peterson's 4th wife. Remember him?

police digging for Drew Peterson's 4th wife. Remember him?

police digging for Drew Peterson's 4th wife. Remember him?

Anyone know where I can find reliable and current statistics for Hispanic-Americans?

Will humans still be living on planet earth in 2113?

Michele Bachmann doesn't accept Helen Thomas's apology

Do You Favor Offshore Drilling?

Why BP is a textbook psychopath

Why BP is a textbook psychopath

D-Day 6June 1944

Is it just about the money? I don't know what to make of Elton John playing Limbaugh's wedding?

World Health Organization Scientists Linked to Swine Flu Vaccine Makers

Progressive talk radio: third time's the charm?

BP likely to proceed with dividend payout

Absolutely Incredible Pencil Drawings of Animals That Look Like Photographs

Nurse practitioners' growing role in your health care

Nurse practitioners' growing role in your health care

Sorry, I haven't been following this BP thing too closely. How different is it from this?

Prescott, Ariz., elementary school to 'whiten' image of child in mural

Prescott, Ariz., elementary school to 'whiten' image of child in mural

Oh Man... Is My Blood Boiling... 'Messin With The King (BP)'

Win A Soccer Game By More Than 5 Points And You Lose!

I post this, peeking out from under my blanket of pain over the oil disaster

Gawker hires plane to deliver special banner message for Rush on his wedding day --->

I'm back in the fire lookout tower: all is well!

Growing ranks of long-term jobless face tough odds

I narrowly missed having an accident earlier, a rant on driving and texting

I went in to a wal-mart today for the first time in months

I went in to a wal-mart today for the first time in months

Wanna hear something depressing?

Doesn't high unemployment while corporations rake in huge profits clearly debunk the RW myth about

Assassination has never changed the history of the world.

Greenpeace activist 'harpooned' while freeing tuna in the Mediterranean

OMFG - Blood in the Water- the oil spill heralds the apocalypse

Ixtoc I oil spill and why not to Nationalize the Oil Industry

Growing ranks of long-term jobless face tough odds

Went downtown today. Visited the fountain again.

Best presidential candidate never to win the presidency?

Michio Kaku: Hurricane in Gulf to dump oil "all over the South"; Potentially 100s of miles inland

Dear Humans... You Suck...

Milwaukee Brewers minor league affiliate renames Batting Practice to avoid saying "BP"

Could you live 520 days in a capsule with 5 other people?

Real People v. Corporate “People”: The Fight Is On

Over/under for Rush's latest marriage?

Israeli government office apologizes for mock flotilla video

74 Democrats just sold you out to AT&T, Verizon and Comcast

Paving the Earth

Paving the Earth

Paving the Earth

Reminder of who is REALLY responsible for the problems we are having today because of deregulation

Joy and sadness at our anniversary dinner

Howard Dean in Toronto: "No doubt that you're better off getting sick in Canada."

Say goodbye to full-time jobs with benefits

You know what? The Gulf Spill doesn't really move me.

no words.

Everything I needed to know about relationships... I learned from my pets.

Chuckle-worthy. Mitt Romney Announces He's Running For His Life

O fuccing K !!!!

May I share some photos of my life in Alaska?

trouble with ants?? try febreeze!

All right, don't laugh at me to much....

Mark the date on your Calendar - May 21st 2011 the rapture is coming

Somewhere right now, Danielle Staub is smiling . . . .

You have *GOT* to see this picture!

"Shame on us"---

Wisconsin man gets 30 months probation for stealing dirty diapers

Los Lobos - Will the Wolf Survive?

Interracial marriages at an all-time high, study says

A natural born citizen

So BP is going to pay stockholders

Like Jeff Bridges in "The Fisher King"...

THE SAD & TORTURED STORY OF PSYCHO BITCH

Why did pioneers have to paint their wagons before hitting the trail?

Gram Parsons Interview - How Did You Meet Emmylou Harris?

Not only is Kali starting to dress her animals funny out at the ranch...

Interesting movie:

PHOTO: Brunch is served! (twice-baked potato w/ bacon, cheddar, chives, sour cream)

RIP 'Blanche Deveroux'

John Stewart

Its Rose Festival Time!!!

Its Finally A Sunny Day

Look What Rush Limbaugh Is Marrying....

Saturday night music- Band of Skulls - "I Know What I Am" I just

I wonder if Thom Yorke and Radiohead will have another remix competition one day

for all you sw Va..WV..northwest NC posters..and Tennesse

Judas Priest-Diamonds and Rust - 2 versions

PSA: Don't click on the MiddleFingerMom naked thread

For the love of you

Scorpio, and my name is Mister

What was that noise?

My show starts in just a moment! Brand new

Teabaggers Are Smrt.

Reasons

he said i'll love you till i die . . .

I bored....here's some music...

I bored....here's some music...

Bummed. The kitty posted my grades.

Giving up another vice

A cat question

I love to watch Rugby. NBC had some on this afternoon

In the original Star Wars movie, how much money does Han Solo say he can imagine?

I want to get serious here for just a moment.

Yet another sad story of an unsung hero...

help me find this mayrlin monroe quote

Goodbye Northwest Airlines

So I am watching Metropolitan....

I saw a Porsche with an automatic transmission this week.

Gram Parsons & Emmylou Harris - That's All It Took

As bad as that man was at his job, I sincerely liked him.

It's a fire

The BP Oil Spill -- as re-enacted by kittens.

I'm back and I'm bad! No, wait... I'm good... does bad still mean good??

Bearish. Kudzu linked to poor air quality.

Apparently, I need to "improve my social skills".

"Super 8"

Zakk Wylde - In This River

A change is gonna come...

DU SONG OF THE DAY "CURRAHEE"

I can't understand why she turned me down. I even sang for her.

When did this start?...

How's those Hawks doing with that Stanley Cup sweep?

Sydney Opera House holds concert for canines

I just friended Google on facebook.

WHICH radioactive insect / bird / fish / mammal would you like to bite you so you could be SUPER?

What do you miss most from 1993?

Waterbeds!

Kim Kardashian As Lara Croft? That Can't Be Right, Can It?

a dad

A bat question

I just need a hug...

I would love to have a good baguette right now and some very good cheese ...

What would constitute a White Castle Emergency?!?

Singers Who Could Really Use Singing Lessons

Do you think women would actually lie to men to abstain from sex?

OK I just read Leviticus. Does anyone else think it's a survival

Two Pictures I Took Recently (Double Rainbow, Flower W/Rain On It)

you know, I tried to warn you people

The Bar Is OPEN!!!

Rock music cliches, name 'em!

No one EVER forgets the first time they see MiddleFingerMom naked... ... ... ... ... ... NO ONE!!!!!

I like mindless POP music...and I am LOVING LAROUX...

What's for breakfast, Lounge Lizards?

What do you miss most from 2003?

Love and comfort to DUer bridgit, and safe passage to her husband, Russ.

What do you miss most from 1893?

What I think of as an interesting fun riddle, 1 3 7

vetshoponline.com has, by FAR, the best prices on Advantage, Frontline, etc.

Saturday night fractal art

What is your "junk food" weakness?...

I found this great BBC tv show call Neverwhere on Netflix, it is great.

A cat question

David Hidalgo - Will the Wolf Survive?

Joe Walsh appreciation thread

What has Mark Fuhrman got that I ain't got

US attendees at ‘world government’ meeting may be breaking law: activists

Obama Knew the Spill Was Hopeless

Immigrant Convicted of Violating Iran Embargo

Activists storm BP's DC office lobby seeking citizen's arrest of execs

Colombian Army Attacks Striking BP Workers

G20 communique to kill global bank tax idea-source

It's time to roll (pics)

Groups protest at BP offices in Washington

Pelicans, Back From Brink of Extinction, Face Oil Threat

Aid ship 'intercepted' by Israeli troops: Gaza committee

What Book Are You Reading Right Now?

USF Tests Confirm Underwater Plumes Of Gulf Oil

Prescott, Ariz., elementary school to 'whiten' image of child in mural

Several arrested for Congo activist's death

IDF Releases Apparently Doctored Flotilla Audio; Press Reports As Fact

Autopsy shows Gaza activists were hit 30 times: report

Legendary John Wooden dead at 99

Prescott, Ariz., elementary school to 'whiten' image of child in mural

910th unit battles Gulf slicks

Limbaugh to wed as Hollywood flirts with his life story

Rachel Maddow: This is America's Deepwater Horizon Disaster. We all own it.

800,000 kids bearing brunt of Gaza blockade

Hispanic Voters Drift From GOP

Senators question Obama's choice of Clapper as national intelligence director

Turkey launches probe against Israeli leaders (may prosecute Netanyahu, Barak & IDF Chief)

Leaked G8 document waters down aid commitment

3rd Iraqi candidate from Sunni-backed party killed

Michio Kaku: Hurricane in Gulf to dump oil "all over the South"; Potentially 100s of miles inland

Clässic röck bänds with än umläut ädded sömewhere in their näme

Name Of Slain American Activist Omitted From New York Times Article

Israeli Navy Boards Gaza Aid Ship (no violence has been reported and will be brought to Ashdod)

"Rig victims' families invited to White House"

Authorities pursue a lead downstate regarding Stacy Peterson

Odierno: We'll meet Iraq' August deadline

Hungary Tries To Calm Talk Over Default

DUers, DON'T FORGET THIS: Leaked Oil Industry Memo Suggests Bid to Curb Refinery Output

More fishing closed off the coast of Florida as oil moves east

.Obama: I'll stand with the Gulf

President Obama Outlines Administration Response Efforts to the BP Oil Spill from Grand Isle, LA

Crude still flows in Gulf despite cap on oil gusher

WTF? When did RW opinion become news? AP:

Americans may give health care law a chance

Russia wants global fund after Gulf oil spill

G20 scraps plans for universal bank tax

The Mark Of The Beast

BP had been racked across the coals for the oil spill.....

FL Sen: White House Power Play

The media and chattering classes are busy creating their own reality of the Obama administration

Long-Term Unemployed Now 46 Percent Of Unemployed, Highest Percentage On Record

Should SuperNatural Cut Commericals for G.M.

Euro zone faces zero growth: Roubini

President Obama: I'll stand with the Gulf (Weekly Address)

Uh Oh this CBS poll is freeped

Guess who no-show for Obama's trip in Oil Spill disaster

BP's Spill Plan: What they knew and when they knew it

Got an e-mail from the President -

Photos: "Make it Right" (The Obama Presidency, Day 501)

Oil threatens pelicans saved from extinction Birds hailed as conservation success 'in dire trouble'

Steve Blair Fired By KYCA

Cap on Well Is Reported to Recover 6,000 Barrels of Oil

Do you get the feeling the media aren't paying attention?

Crist Is No Christ!

Message for President Obama: Possible solution to contain leaking oil for recovery. Simple and Fast

KY-Sen: Jack Conway's Horse to Run in the Belmont Stakes Today

(California) Whites in state 'below the replacement' level

"...to depict the biggest picture...as a black person, I would have to ask the question, "Why?"

Obamarella / Sorry for the dupe

Damnit Obama!

CNN has been covering the "rally in support of new anti-immigration law"

Belmont: Yea!!!! First Dude quit at the end and came in 3rd

Hey Beltway Media, I've got news for you!

Was Barack Obama In the 1993 Music Video For 'Whoomp (There It Is)'?

Imagine: The Gulf disaster response... If McCain & Palin were in office.

Falcon 9 rocket nails test

Bank of America workers across US sue for overtime

Is it time for the President to address the nation?

Cinderella Obama: I Think this Cartoon Says it All!

Augusto Pinochet 'amassed $21m fortune'

Creepy phrases no one wants to hear....

Crist: Tea Party 'a positive'

I want ALL of Bush's people out of our government. Now!

Why not mandate drilling relief well at same time as original well

Scientists skeptical about rush to build sand barriers

Hearst won't say whether Helen Thomas will keep job

Long-Term Unemployed Now 46 Percent Of Unemployed, Highest Percentage On Record

Titan: Nasa scientists discover evidence 'that alien life exists on Saturn's moon'

Calif. mom finds missing children using Facebook (after 15 years)

With Drilling Stopped, Losses Could Multiply

Arizona police officer challenges migrant law

Local(Texas) judge says bring on the lawsuits

6 famous geniuses you didn't know were perverts.

Rachel Corrie 5th Grade Speech I'm here because I care

Your Taxpayer Dollars Used To Slaughter Sea Lions

delete dupe

NEVER FORGET RACHEL CORRIE pt.1

What if I say I'm not like the others what If I say I won't surrender

Fmr Israel Air Force Captain - Obama should take a stand and Stop Acting like an AIPAC Slave

TNGA Lt. Governor Ramsey wipes nose, lubes neck at TN Tea Party forum

Young Turks: Israel Flotilla Raid w/ MJ Rosenberg of Media Matters Action Network

BP OIL IN THE KEYS!

DJ Tony Hayward - Oil Spill Remix (fried chicken song mashup)

Republican: 'Raghead' In The Whitehouse

Obama vows justice in address from the Gulf

IDF video of Rachel Corrie ship boarded by Israeli Navy

BP's Crazy OIL SPILL Commercial!

Demonstrations in London against Israeli raid on Gaza aid flotilla

BP stages appearance of cleanup workers during Obama's second Gulf Oil Spill visit

'Start the Clock' - You Know What That Means!

Al Jazeera: Israel boards another Gaza aid boat. Rachel Corrie Seized.

TYT: American Citizen Executed In Israeli Flotilla Raid?

I'm actually starting to like Andrew Sullivan.

Rachel Maddow Out on Gulf: MUST-VIEW Fumes from Oil 'Claustrophobic & Scary'

This should be Mandatory Viewing for Every American Citizen

Acting Effectively in Ambiguous Times

Vicious acts against humanity persist as a global disease

Weekend Economists' Twist (With an Olive) June 5-6, 2010

Bush Does Express ONE Regret Over Waterboarding

Justice Souter’s Counsel NYT Editorial

Zogby: Audience of One

Erasing Arizona: Dark-skinned Mural Faces Ordered “Lightened” to Appease Bigotry

MarketWatch: Pop goes the bond-fund balloon

Facebook Group Boasts “1,000,000 People Who Want to Plug the BP Oil Spill with Sarah Palin”

Hispanic Voters Drift From GOP

David Harvey, "The Crisis of Capitalism" FORA TV...an Excellent Watch

Why Banks Try to Make Borrowers Feel Like Sinners When They Can't Pay off Their Mortgages

Before Oil Spill, It Was Unclear Who Was in Charge of Rig

Israel as a Strategic Liability? ( Anthony H. Cordesman)

The Chinese working class emerges

Justice Souter’s Class Greenhouse

Central banks - crisis creators

BP directors call for chairman to go over Deepwater leak

Sex and the City 2: What happened to good old Sex?

BP likely to proceed with dividend payout

Peter Beinart: Let's End American Dominance

Obama Knew the Spill Was Hopeless

In gulf oil spill's long reach, ecological damage could last decades

Frank Rich: Don't get mad, get even

What Is Obama Doing At Bagram? (Part One): Torture And The “Black Prison” (Andy Worthington 6/4)

The Death of Party

Get ready, NASA is trying to, the next Solar Max is going to be deadly to Satellites Electric Grid

Alberta grizzlies to get protection

Peregrine falcon chicks reared under bridge could take first flight in 10 days

microbes, bioremediation

Thermal Decomposition of the sulfates of Fe(II), Fe(III), Ni, Cu, and Zn.

Meet America's Most Endangered River, Thanks to the Natural Gas Drilling Industry

Contract Signed On RAPP 7 and 8 Nuclear Power Plants In India.

The Oil Drum Today: New Tech, the Demise of BP and more...

Catch Shares: Using Profits and New Regulations to Save the Oceans

The Smooth-Talking King of Coal—and Climate Change

Nye County unanimously approves two, 232-megawatt, solar thermal power plants

Delaware team leads wildlife recovery

Wind Energy Association-funded study concludes wind energy is safe. Yawn.

New hybrid airplane that runs on algae-based fuel

Question: Will the oil in the gulf cause it to absorb more heat this summer

Commentary by Nikolas Kozloff: As Mangroves Die from Oil, U.S. Public Yawns

Solar Powered Fridges Have Huge Impact on Struggling Villages in Swaziland

Interesting holes

Teen ends Cleveland championship drought...

Legendary John Wooden dead at 99

Belmont All Stakes Pick Six

Dodgers now top strikeout team in MLB

Final: Pirates humiliate the Ginats 6-3 in front of a sell-out crown at

University of Florida wins Ultimate Frisbee national championship

Drosselmeyer won? A horse named for a character in The Nutcracker?

Is Jack Rabbit on vacation?

Morning glory: Man convicted of solo sex romp on trampoline

Augusto Pinochet 'amassed $21m fortune'

Colombia: Trade Unionists Threatened & Eliminated

Guatemala warns citizens against volcanic air pollution

Elton John to perform at Rush Limpballs wedding!

Man shot in legs after cashing paycheck

Chicago bans handguns but many residents own one ...

In Memoriam ( 6 brothers I never met killed on the job)

Today in Labor History June 5 Shortly after midnight, Robert Kennedy was shot & Teamsters item

New York set to become first state to offer "Domestic Worker Bill of Rights"

Judges ruling stops layoff of 222 subway workers

Shuttle (NASA contractors) workers will receive grants for job retraining

Does anyone here work for a workers cooperative?

MNA Nurses Contract Negotiations Update

Women leaders speak truth to power

The Hill: Union launches effort to drive early voting in push to unseat Lincoln

2 workers die in Cuming County

Isn't it amazing how other countries suddenly now have a right to "self defense" against Americans?

Treat Israel Like Iran

Gaza flotilla activists were shot in head at close range (Guardian UK)

Netanyahu: Israel will not allow Iranian port in Gaza

Israel is not the enemy.

If World Governments Will Not Confront Israel, What Path Should Civil Society Take?

Thousands join protest against Israeli military action (London)

Report: Erdogan considering visiting Gaza to 'break blockade'

A new approach to Gaza

"unlike the other flotilla which turned out to be a group of terrorists,"

Pics of ex-Marine and human shield Kenneth O'Keefe after Gaza raid

"unlike the other flotilla which turned out to be a group of terrorists,"

800,000 kids bearing brunt of Gaza blockade

Pics of ex-Marine and human shield Kenneth O'Keefe after Gaza raid

The other side of the Gaza blockade

Free Gaza: Israel’s Military Lies About Radio Transmissions

White House linked to flotilla organizers

Israel: weekend demonstrations will call for peace, the end of the occupation and the siege of Gaza

Lobbying groups pressure lawmakers, Obama on Gaza flotilla

Leftist and rightist Israelis clash at Gaza flotilla protest in Tel Aviv

PressTV: UN rights chief says blockade is illegal

Name Of Slain American Activist Omitted From New York Times Article

Hasbara, Lies and Videotape (Jamal Dajani)

Guardian: Blockade is blessing for Hamas

Aid workers 'may fight deportation'

IDF Releases Apparently Doctored Flotilla Audio; Press Reports As Fact

Previous activists killed by Israel

Viewpoint with James Zogby: Gaza Flotilla Crisis

The Edge of Tropical Cyclone Phet

PROOF that Israel doctored the "Go back to Auschwitz" recording.

WTF did DUers just hear that hack on GEM$NBC

Autopsy Report of Turkish Activists contradict Israeli claims

Jewish anti-siege activists prep for July voyage

So. Mill st, with one on Maxwell st. -dial up user warning=

Went downtown, went to the fountain and other places. Took pictures

Oh, the places she will go...

If you haven't been to my Photo of the Day in a while,

Suggestions for a Theme June 2010 - Please vote in the Poll

UN condemns Israel first, investigates later

Israel: We will not apologize to Turkey over Gaza flotilla deaths

Nursing home "old time" photos I took . . .

Egypt may cut citizenship to those who marry Israelis

Sweden, Norway Act Against Israel

White House press icon Helen Thomas, 89, apologizes for saying Jews should 'get out of Palestine'

Pictured: spectacular moment space missle smashes into Jupiter

Old Moon Rover Beams Surprising Laser Flashes to Earth

Thermal Video of Hawaiian Volcano Is Amazing

Horned Dinosaur Found In New Mexico

Idle question: has anybody ever discussed putting a solar shield at the L1 point?

this post of mine was inspired by listening to Richard Hoagland last night

New Norway Type Spiral Over Australia

Jupiter collisions... and isn't Monday the big move into Aries?

Starcodes for this week - Heather Roan Robbins

Julia Sweeney's "Letting Go of God"

Why Did God Create Atheists?

Holiday snap saved tot's life

One-shot radiotherapy 'success against breast cancer'

Scientists Cite Advances on Two Kinds of Cancer

VW has workers get fit before hitting factory floor

Snap, Crackle, Slap: FTC Objects to Kellogg's Rice Krispies Health Claim

On The Trail Of Europe's "Mysterious" $2.6 Trillion In Toxic Debt

We spent too much in the boom. But this is no time to stop

Why World Cup goals have a big net effect on business

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