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Archives: June 7, 2010

Helen Thomas's apology and a transcript of the interchange, not just partial quote...

Frost/Nixon Interviews, pbs, NOW

IDF Admits Doctoring Audio of Raid on Gaza Flotilla

HuffPo - "Haley Barbour: Oil? What Oil? Press Should Stop Scaring Tourists"

Washtenaw County, Michigan school bus drivers face deep wage cuts

Washtenaw County, Michigan school bus drivers face deep wage cuts

Summary of Financial Regulatory Bills

Ricky Gervais, Bull Fighting, and the WSPA.

Austerity for Italy

which primaries will be this Tuesday?

Accidental overdoses alarm military officials

At least 4 U.S. troops die in Afghanistan

At a time like this America needs a super hero not a president to fix things.

Rule of the Gun: Afghan Guards Face an Inquiry Over Ties to Insurgents

The Air Force is looking for a few good hackers

Killer Whale Dies At SeaWorld

At least $500 million has been spent since 9/11 on renovating Guantanamo Bay

Items hint at Earhart’s final struggle

Need a quick break from seeing death in the Gulf?

Omg. Washington Journal's question "Should Helen Thomas resign?"

Democrats Avoid Primary to Challenge Bachmann

Testimony To Continue In Ill. Police Torture Trial

UN criticism not likely to stop CIA drone strikes

BP after the spill: Bankrupt, bought, or business as usual?

4 Palestinian Divers Killed by Israeli Navy Fire

Foreclosures go wrong as lenders, cleanup crews cut legal corners

The Nation: Are Fox Ratings Fading with Tea Party Fails?

25 years ago: 2.3 million US factory jobs lost 1980-1985

Colin Montgomerie Affair! Golfer 'Sorry' About Sex Scandal

I propose that we change the name from the BP Gulf Oil Disaster...

Obama Hates the Whales

Well this looks promising.......DOW up 1

42 polling places reduced to just 2 for a runoff vote between Blanche Lincoln and Halter

Gates: Fighter gap ignores real-world demand

DSM-4 Capitalism: Goldman Sachs has got BP's back

US missile 'used in Yemen raid'

Argentine media heirs fight 'Dirty War' DNA tests

Scam Alert: Copycat websites mean that your designer purchase could be made in Mongolia

Fewer young criminals push states to close prisons

Fewer young criminals push states to close prisons

Bernie Madoff: "F*** my victims"

On primary eve, I have but one thing to say: Rah, rah, teabaggers.

I wanna see Obama play some deepwater chess

Rush Limbaugh’s Wedding Ends a Bad Week for Marriage You Can't Divorce Yourself

I think Helen Thomas should just resign in dignity and leave the bashers have their way.

bayh on morning joke, perfect

Kharma strikes: According to a report on AARP radio

The freepers' "Elton John Performs for Limbaugh Wedding" thread, 100% free of ignorance & homophobia

'Gulf Oil' Brand to expand nationwide- 2010 ironic timing?

List of oil spills

Ezra Klein: With friends like Lisa Murkowski, the climate doesn't need enemies

Ezra Klein: With friends like Lisa Murkowski, the climate doesn't need enemies

The real reason they haven't stopped the oil - dispersants are profitable?

Dumbass Quote of the Day

Quote of the Day

Got this malware warning on DU (an advertiser)

The Tides of Tar

Humpback whales form friendships

Retailers agree to cut lead in accessories.

Vigilante patches up his street

America's Longest War Leaves Little Legacy in Afghanistan

10 locked threads in first page of Latest Breaking. Way to keep it real DU.

Chairman McDermott Announces Hearing on Responding to Long-Term Unemployment

Nice to see Sandra Bullock being an example of a good mother

The Unified Command to hire unemployed to clean affected beaches

Killing BP

America's future in two short videos

Incredibly Ironic Sign at BP Gas Station

Former Stereophonics drummer Stuart Cable found dead

Most Evil: Massey Energy vs. British Petroleum

BP buys Google, Yahoo search words to keep people away from real news on Gulf oil spill disaster

We'll be just fine, folks!

Reese Halter: Oil addiction and a plan to be free by 2030

Putting Arizona's SB 1070 on Hold.

If Helen Thomas is fired while Glenn Beck still bloviates

I work in the family business. Am I sponging off my parents?

Andy Stern on C-Span NOW.

The Oil Drum: Closing the Relief Ports, Energy Transitions Then and Now, and more

So...Stating facts as you see them is reason to call someone a racist???

BP Tries to Block Photos of Dead Wildlife

From November 1, 2009: "Tony Hayward makes his mark on BP"

"I'd like my life back"

Man uses simple techinque to make his own Stonehenge

When will these athletes learn

Imagine this - how would the public & federal reaction be different if the oil spill was caused by

Massive Flow Of Bullshit Continues To Gush From BP Headquarters

The oil counter at the WKRG website topped 50 million gallons today.

Joran van der Sloot has a tattoo

Holy shit... check out these pencil drawings...

In Afghanistan, 3 Troops Killed, Police Training Center Attacked

Bhopal: Anderson and his wife Lillian own a luxury home in the Hamptons

(Canadian) Military Has Its Orders on Afghan Withdrawal

Poll: BP Oil Spill Response Rated Worse than Katrina, Most Favor Criminal Charges Against BP

Are you mad at Elton?

dupe plz delete n/t

A Global Perspective on Environmental Disasters.

So Helen Thomas is retiring. . .

What happened to the roads in the Google map of the Democratic Republic of Georgia

Brazilian man, Mass. husband rejoin in asylum case

The Christian Fascists Are Growing Stronger, by Chris Hedges

Concerned Women for America comes out and says it: Studies that don't agree 100% with us are biased

Don't bemoan a Monday, . . . at least not yet. Come CAPTION this Mad Hatter/Tea Bagger!!!

Does that mean Faux Gets Helen's Seat...?

Commentary: Ending corporate welfare could help with budget crisis

Commentary: Ending corporate welfare could help with budget crisis

Teabag-to-English Translator Needed

BP sez "more" oil is being "collected"

Another recent BP spill of 500,000 lbs of toxic chemicals at Texas plant where 15 people died in 200

personally i think there's a lot of anti-palestinian bigotry

International law - where does it come from?

"to germany and poland" vs. "to germany and poland and america and

WTF is going on here???

BP gas station hacked...

U.S. Left in the Dust as China Unveils World's Fastest High Speed Train

McKibben: If Ever There Was a Moment to Seize. Will Obama Stand Up to Big Energy In Deeds?

The reason we never get at the truth from the CEO/Executive class....

A Paycheck that Supports a Family

Irony alert: Oz Fest closed down by tornado.

Deepwater Lesson: Expropriate the Expropriators

Imagine if you fell into a coma for 10 years and teabaggers took over the US

Signs along Alabama coast warn against swimming as children play in the surf

The lucky ones!?

Iran, Gaza take center stage at regional summit in Istanbul

Banks Say No. Too Bad Taxpayers Can’t.

What does DU stand for these days?

Is there any hope for Tier 5?

Massive Flow Of Bullshit Continues To Gush From BP Headquarters

Interesting survey I received from the DNC today.

One Of The Most Interesting National Geographics I've Ever Read About The Bible Lands......

First victim of health care overhaul?

The jobs crisis: private-sector wages = less than half of total US personal income.

BP buys Google, Yahoo search words to keep people away from real news on Gulf oil spill disaster

So when is somebody going to force Benny NuttyYahoo to retire?

"They do not reflect my heart-felt belief that peace will come to the Middle East

BP gets break on dumping in lake

Clinton Council (Lanny Davis) "Thomas Is An Anti-Semite"

Time To Re-Visit The Issue Of Publicly Financed Campaigns.

Blue Dogs self-asphyxiate

When do we start protesting the Obama Admin's complicity in Bush's war crimes?

Tiger Woods: "At least I didn't fuck the entire Gulf of Mexico."

If Helen had suggested that all Palestinians should get out and go to Iran -- she'd still be working

Re: Helen Thomas...whatever happend to her right to

Jews should "go back to Poland, Germany, America... and everywhere else"

Who in the flying fuck is "WE" Pickens????

Fox News: give Helen Thomas a break

Look at some of these comments on Van Der Sloot and his actions

Do the Helen Thomas debate threads need to be sent to the Israel/Palestine forum? Why or why not?

Note to The Powers That Be, LLC: Books are cheaper than bombs.

I hope the alleged "liberal voices" siding with Ari Fleisher in calling for Helen Thomas's head on a

I find it hard to imagine what the relations between whites and natives were

Iran Red Crescent to send three aid ships to Gaza

Helen Thomas

Freedom of Speech is really about Freedom of Agenda

Thanks to BP, crude oil futures have increased 86% !!!

It's My Environment Video Project

Helen Thomas, prejudice and facts

Afghan Warlords Gain U.S. Funding by Rebranding as “Private Security Companies”

Join the DU Conest! Post how long OxyRush's 4th marriage will last

Pair Charged In Stupak Death Threat

Pair Charged In Stupak Death Threat

Are the local cops along the Gulf still taking their orders from BP?

Dispersal of Oil Means Cleanup to Take Years, Official Says - NYT

Welfare for the Wealthy: In MD, golf courses are taxed as 'agricultural' land. Really!

Likudniks are what is destroying Israel.

FUCK YOU BP

Wives of Deepwater Horizon rig workers tell of concerns they heard weeks before explosion

What is happening in Arkansas re Holder/Lincoln voting? This

The thread "Helen Thomas, prejudice and facts" got locked. Here is what I couldn't post.

After the Media spent weeks braying for Obama to spend more time in the Gulf....

Watch: Hawaii Rep. Djou Voted Yes on DADT Repeal b/c Soldiers Fake They're Gay to Steal bonuses

Helen Thomas

Just. Love. Appreciate. Learn. Share.

Media Trend: Day-Too-Late Exposees?

Student Chokes To Death On Hot Dog-was autistic and had tongue manipulation issues

Josh Marshall: On Helen Thomas

Irony at a BP filling station

Can you criticize administration, yet support the people?

Undercover video shows dying chicks, ducklings at Live Oak hatchery

Who are you angrier at? Elton John or BP?

FBI joins search for Oregon second-grader who disappeared from school

Who’s to Blame for the Gulf Oil Gusher? (Grist Pie Graph)

SAVE THE NORTH AMERICAN LUMMOX!

US activist in Gaza loses eye after being shot in face by IDF Soldier

It is sad that Helen Thomas ended her career on such a sour note.

Tomorrow is voting day in Nevada

Ugh i just had to look at the gallup

BP, Halliburton and Transocean Lawyer Up (Jamie Gorelick)

Which is the most likely scenario for human society in the next 100 years?

Beck promoted author who "attended Nazi party meetings" in Germany

BREAKING MSNBC: Helen Thomas to retire...

And in this crybaby, pity party LOSER update, scumbag Bernie Madoff says "Fuck My Victims."

Another BP gas station photo - this time: Irony....

Common Genetic Threads Link Thousands of Years of Jewish Ancestry

SeaWorld killer whale dies while giving birth

Arkansas Senate Runoff: Obama Disengages From Race As Blanche Lincoln Slips In Polls

10 NATO Soldiers Die in Afghanistan

Why your vote is worth less than a pack of gum.

US Plans Manned ‘Drones’ to Avoid Legal Ramifications

Mississippi Struggles With Mental Health Services Funding Cuts

So have any of you ever heard of this Helen Thomas lady and about what she said?

London Mauling

Unemployed? Part II The Unsatisfactory Years

Americans occupying Iraq should go back where they came from.

A dozen threads fawning over Helen Thomas, but opoose her and it gets locked

Government Wants Press Freedom, Pushes BP To Not Restrict Access

National debt related question....

Rove: WH staffer fed mentally ill Reporter Cheeseburgers so she wouldn't starve

Government arrests soldier who released video of Iraq helicopter attack that killed civilians!

Gitmo becomes $500 million Camp Costly

Senator: Deepwater Well Integrity May Be Shot, Meaning Oil Could Be Leaking Straight Up From The Sea

Anyone who thinks people should go back where they came from get over it

Coal Firms to Strip-Mine Historic Battlefield?

As a Zionist, I have these things to say about Helen Thomas:

Comanche Peak Nuclear Power Plant

Yet another Helen Thomas post...

Yet another Helen Thomas post...

Seriously? Israeli Government Circulates Video Mocking Gaza Flotilla

Seriously? Israeli Government Circulates Video Mocking Gaza Flotilla

Why isn't Bush's patriotism being questioned?

BOOM! Inevitable has happened ...Chinese Employees DEMAND HIGHER WAGES ...LINK

Michael Isikoff Leaves Newsweek for NBC News

Phony immigration agent busted

2009 Edward R. Murrow Award for Lifetime Achievement

Ya know, I think the credit card co's are NUTS! They just increased my cr. line!

Republican councilman behind push to whiten children’s faces on an Arizona mural is fired

I was falsely accused that it would please me to see a war in which

I was in the midst of writing this long reply and the thread was locked :-(

LOCAL BREAKING HOOD CO. TX: Gas well explosion. 3 missing.

She did nothing wrong, but Helen Thomas should have retired

She did nothing wrong, but Helen Thomas should have retired

A way to see whose ignore list you're on?

When your tongue gets in front of your eyeteeth --

White House Endorses Unlimited Liability Cap For Oil Spillers

NJ "wannabe jihadists" appear in Newark federal court; held without bail

Tweety - is the gusher Cheney's death march

Little boy missing from school in Portland, Oregon (picture inside)

Little boy missing from school in Portland, Oregon (picture inside)

Not Impressed with BP's Top Cap Procedure

Question--is it against DU rules to mention the DLC? Why?

"Totally Plucked"

Glenn Beck: No apologies for promoting an anti-Semite Nazi sympathizer

My Local BP Station changed its sign to ARCO....

Financial crisis panel subpoenas Goldman Sachs for dumping 2.5 billion pages

With enemies like the teabaggers, I don't need any friends

Free Roman Polanski! (Letter from Milan Kundera)

Go Halter! Defeat Blanche "LOW WAGE" Lincoln.

Go Halter! Defeat Blanche "LOW WAGE" Lincoln.

Go Halter! Defeat Blanche "LOW WAGE" Lincoln.

Go Halter! Defeat Blanche "LOW WAGE" Lincoln.

National security threats.

Vulture investors buy up distressed mortgages

FBI Investigating Mosque Pipe-Bombing as Possible Domestic Terrorism

Politifact Georgia Launched

surge update - 10 NATO Soldiers, Including Seven Americans Killed in Afghanistan

She filmed Jewish immigrants ruining the Holy Land-Author Glenn Beck Promoted

Will Obama learn anything from the oil spill armageddon?

How many think BP may have used dispersants to hide the oil?

who is the lying fuck with that lying fuck Blitzer on CNN

THE LOTTERY - documentary on charter schools.

US taypayer money and the Israeli military

If taxes are someone's number one stress, I'd say that person has a pretty good life!

The Rude Pundit: On the Oil Spill, "Make It Right" Is Meaningless

I have three words for Glenn Beck:

I have three words for Glenn Beck:

Japanese team sets new standard: 1000km on a single charge

Do you really get involved?

Breaking my own personal rule against citing Drudge ..... er .... sorry ...... Politico

Massive Flow Of Bullshit Continues To Gush From BP Headquarters

Paper industry tests genetically altered trees

Queen Rania of Jordan: Gaza is a "barely functioning, open-air prison"

cbayer tribute

Might I remind everyone that Helen Thomas is 89 years old and

The 'trickle down' effect of BP's gusher.

Flashback: Clinton Retaliates Against Japan Whaling

After ’secret hold’, Fleissig confirmed as federal judge in St. Louis

Santa Clara County judge becomes first Asian-American federal judge in Bay Area history

Santa Clara County judge becomes first Asian-American federal judge in Bay Area history

Stupak threats lead to conspiracy charges against father and son

Gulf rig widows urge repeal of high seas death law

PSA: Baby Wipes will clean beach tar from your feet.

Bumper stickers and license plate spotted today RT WINGR

Want a great quote on journalism?

They finally put warning signs up on the Ala beach..but..... (pic)

Makes me sad when I think back to the 'Roses for Helen Days'

Socialism 2010: Ideas for Changing the World.....Chicago June 17-20, Oakland July 1-4

PROMOTING AMERICAN JOBS and Closing Tax Loopholes Act of 2010 in Senate June 8th

466 vendors, beggars and car washers rounded up

U.S.: Yemen holding 12 Americans

Gulf Seafood: Trained Experts Use Smell To Test For Contamination (WHAT ABOUT THE TOXIC DISPERSANT?)

Deliverance: The True Story of a Gay Exorcism

Anyone know a way to circumvent BPs Google search purchase

What if Bush was still prez?

Your daily Zinn---

Liberal House Dems, unions push for $23B fund to save teacher jobs

Major oilwell blowout just southwest of Fort Worth Texas

Coast Guard seeking new ideas on dealing with oil disaster

Frankly, the only people I would trust to plug that hole are geologists

Blackwater Opens a Retail Chain

Today in Small Town America

WHY IN THE WORLD would anyone spend $70 mill of their own $$

So there were Adam and Eve and they had two boys Cain and Abel .....

Surprise, surprise, surprise! Rand Paul distorts disabilities act, again

US Used Cluster Bombs on Yemen Civilians: Amnesty

Deepwater Horizon widow asks: how do I tell my children their father is dead?

Philippe Cousteau coming up on KO

We have valuable evidence regarding the run-up to the BP Global Disaster, but...

help convince my friend that we don't have to fight terrorists "over there to keep them from here"

10 NATO Troops Killed on Deadliest Day This Year for International Forces in Afghanistan

BREAKING NEWS: Obama Has NOT Prevented Bambi From Dying!!!

NYT: Imagining the Worst in BP’s Future

Hillary Clinton meeting with Caribbean Foreign Ministers

Mexico: 6 bodies in cave, 3 with hearts cut out

Hartmann: " Scare the hell out of Rahm Emanuel"

After more than 6 years, I'm going to take a bit of a posting break.

Mr Fish TOON- "Sunday Morning"

Bryan Fischer of the AFA wants to set the record straight for all you evil liberals out there

Sunbathing in Alabama - pic

White House Correspondents Assn. had NO problem with Jeff Gannon, but issue this over Helen Thomas:

Alaska is burning

Helpful hints from Chevron in Ecuador

Blackstone, Venture Firms Protest Tax Break for Family Farmers

I am praying that Obama has the oil disaster version of the Manhatten Project

Is this Albert Einstein. Really?

Kansas GOP audit in....and results ain't pretty

Obama: 'America has a lot to learn from Kalamazoo Central...'

Did the guy from 2008 show up this week.

Asian bear filmed doing 'kung fu' moves with stick (Video at Link)

U.S. Senate confirms Indiana judicial nominee

I loves me some Maddow ... the truth

We may laugh at the Tea Baggers, but...

9th Circuit loses a conservative judge, awaits confirmation of new members

I am convinced KO reads DU.

Is anybody testing the fish being caught in the Gulf?

La Reine Dramatique: Chuck Norris

Gawker: Could America's Top Birther Win Her California Primary Tomorrow?

Like Palin, Orly Taitz is the gift that keeps on giving

he Havoc of the Mother ~ a short play written by Mojeoux P. LoveJone

Anthony Bourdain is going to be on with Rachel!

I've tried to contact Google to complain about them being bought off

Religious leaders on immigration: 'There has to be a change. There has to be reform'

Religious leaders on immigration: 'There has to be a change. There has to be reform'

Egypt: Gaza blockade a failure, border stays open

Egypt: Gaza blockade a failure, border stays open

2009 Edward R. Murrow Award for Lifetime Achievement

I-95 In Florida Is Deadliest Road In United States

Our hard-core, adversarial press corps

"Fiscally responsible" Conservatism: Stephen Harper & Co spending $2 million on faux lake for G20

Blue Dogs, not the smartest of breeds

Rate of Oil Leak, Still Not Clear, Puts Doubt on BP

The Gulf: A Private Sector Screw up

E-mail address for Helen Thomas:

FreedomWorks CEO Goes To Bat For BP, Calls Oil Spill ‘A Natural Disaster’

Remember this: $507.5 M Valdez settlement 1/5 of the $2.5 B cost of cleaning up the oil spill

Federal judge blocks Alaska's wolf-kill plan

Iran to approve “peace pipeline” deal on Tuesday

Northern Iraq eager to join Nabucco project

Afghanistan: America's longest war

Major drilling accident in NW PA. Media banned from site. Threats of shooting, arrest

Anyone in Southern California/Los Angeles area feel an earthquake ?

Anybody have a count on the number of current oil spills in the GOM?

Breaking on GEM$NBC - Helen Thomas is retiring

Jan Brewer (insane gov, AZ) hesitant about another law...

Hey Blanche Lincoln

Oh the possible religious implications

Glenn Beck's new book club pick: Nazi sympathizer who praised Hitler and denounced the Allies

Barbara Lee and Keith Ellison Ask President to Call for Flotilla Investigation & End Gaza Blockade

Republican Jewish Coalition Hosts Birther Taitz As 'Special Guest' At Annual Bash

Obama's new vision of Jewish state guarantees rights of Israeli Arabs

Is David Nesenoff the new James O'Keefe? Thomas got ACORNed.

Have you guys been bombarded with the "Brown Bailout" ads?

McDonalds claims all variations of 'Mc' and 'Mac'

I guess this means I have to come out.

I guess this means I have to come out.

So Rush Limbaugh can get married 4 times but Gays Rights are the reason that Marriages are crumbling

FEMINIST HULK SMASH EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW WITH MS.!

GEE! You don't think Rachel just doomed Mark Kirk's campaign,

Mom just told me she is refusing to support Obama after voting him in

Has anyone heckled BP customers yet?

OMG: Hilarious cover on Vermont Catholic magazine

OMG: Hilarious cover on Vermont Catholic magazine

Supercomputer oil slick sims predict greasy Atlantic

Has Cspan quit even pretending to be non-partisan?

Has Cspan quit even pretending to be non-partisan?

Bankster gets subpoenaed.....stocks drop: Wall Street and accountability don't mix

Today the Afghanistan war surpassed Vietman

Has anyone else heard of the oil-eating microbes?

No Good Deed Goes Unpunished: Cops Gone Wild(life), edition

This will be 1) Bigger than IXTOC and 2) Much more damaging than IXTOC.

This will be 1) Bigger than IXTOC and 2) Much more damaging than IXTOC.

A Birds' Eye View of Oil Spill

Isn't it clear that we should stop the fucking dispersants yet?

Helen Should Write A tell-All Book, Before It's Too Late

"You don't spread democracy from a barrel of a gun" Helen Thomas in interview w Jon Stewart

"You don't spread democracy from a barrel of a gun" Helen Thomas in interview w Jon Stewart

Progressives criticize White House, Democrats

Do you think a trillion dollars a year on the miltary is enough?

Lest we forget---

Told ya Tom Vilsack, “Biotech Governor of the Year” would be bad news.

Rasmussen Survey-- 49% Say Pro-Palestinian Activists To Blame in Gaza Ship Incident

interesting fact I bet you didn't know

They are f'ing clueless.

"Fake fighting, staged attacks" in Afghanistan

Obama: Drilling ban will hurt Louisiana economy, might lift moratorium "sooner"

Why can we declare war on countries, but not corporations?

Are public workers paid too much?

Watch the BP ROV Under Sea Cams...Thread #24

Doctors group says Bush Administration conducted medical experiments on detainees

ActBlue - contribute to Bill Halter - Dump Blanche Lincoln from the Senate...

Isaac Asimov, on anti-intellectualism.

"Little danger from tarballs" and Corexit 9500 is "a slight hazard."

thanks DU friends, we changed a mind about the war

Feds arrest analyst who allegedly exposed US Army killing of civilians

Just curious, re: Helen Thomas

Oiled birds found in Texas

Writing my first ever letter to the editor regarding the 'Tea Party'

Drilling contractor had repeated violations-Today's WV Gas Well Explosion

Here is why I don't foresee any new nuclear reactors ever being built

Here is why I don't foresee any new nuclear reactors ever being built

Cop accused of shooting dead Iraq vet for ‘making advances’ on his companion

DOD Announces First U.S. Cyber Command and First U.S. CYBERCOM Commander

Who are you angrier at? Elton John or Helen Thomas?

Wall St. Reform Bill Won't Prevent Another Crisis:

Will this be BP 20 yrs from now? Exxon drags its feet for 20 years to avoid paying damages.....

BAYONETS DISPERSE GI'S IN FRANKFORT, GERMANY! What U.S. soldiers don't know about their history

"THE RIG'S ON FIRE! I Told You This Was Gonna Happen!"

Edward olmos was just on anderson cooper...

Actress Arrested Outside of White House at Indigenous Rights Protest

Liz Cheney’s Lie on ABC’s Sunday Show about Halliburton’s Fraud Charges Is Easily Disproved

Are BP Subcontractors Really Working? 2 hour lunch break. Video:

Cincinnati- can't afford stadiums for NFL and MLB teams? Cut healthcare for the poor by 45%

Barack Obama: I'm Talking To Gulf Experts 'So I Know Whose Ass To Kick'

Medical experiments part of CIA torture

74 Democrats say “no” to Net Neutrality - SAY NO TO THEM!

Former church on market as single family home

From DFA about Halter in Arkansas...

Roger Ebert: "How would I feel if I were a brown student...?"

Obama: An Incompetent Traitor?

About the condemnation of Helen Thomas,

The double standard is clear now

A great lady who dedicated her life to peace died yesterday

A great lady who dedicated her life to peace died yesterday

Police department accidently lets website domain expire, speed camera foe snatches it up

So, my favorite Wingnut emails me a story about how people are becoming more skeptical

Convicted lobbyist Abramoff set to leave jail this week or next

FDA tests lipsticks, finds lead in all

Is rent falling in accordance with wages?

Irreparable harm and the right wing disconnect

2010 Bilderberg Meeting Participant List

If One Feels the Need to Criticize Elton John...

TRUE or FALSE: It is possible to criticize President Obama

Holy crap. I just figured out the REAL reasoning behnd AZ sb1070.

Holy crap. I just figured out the REAL reasoning behnd AZ sb1070.

Time for Pat Buchanan to retire too

Helen Thomas on George Bush "worst President" - One of a few who asked "Why?"

NATO loses 10 troops in Afghanistans' dealiest day in months

Black man arrested in his own home, struck with night stick,pepper sprayed, dragged out naked

Progressives criticize White House, Democrats - AP

What does BP stand for to you? Get creative! BP = Ballot Poison PETITION

BP Still Stonewalling & Leak Possibly Worse Than Ever:

Helen Thomas

Reflections on the Liz Cheney-Arianna Huffington Exchange and the Gulf Spill

What papers, exactly, are they looking for? Re: Arizona issue

The ties that bind. Remember Rahm Emanuel's rent-free D.C. apartment? The owner: A BP adviser

Mandatory Monday Malloy Truthseekers check in!!

Senator: Deepwater Well Integrity May Be Shot, Meaning Oil Could Be Leaking Straight Up From The Sea

Obama says: Gulf Coast will 'bounce back' from oil spill"

Petition & Protest: Give it Back! (& Stick It To The Teabaggers At The Same Time)

Not just a high - Scientists test medicinal marijuana against MS, inflammation and cancer

I would like to thank the Cousteau family

I was always suspicious of religion's promise of paradise in the

I was always suspicious of religion's promise of paradise in the

Nearly 17 months into the Obama Presidency and still no nominations to the DC Circuit

DU's official "Thank you for 6 decades of covering the 10 Presidents, Helen Thomas"

Faux's Megyn Kelly: "Elton John had nothing but nice things to say about Rush Limbaugh"

Obama has compromised "too readily, too early", says co-founder of Campaign for America's Future

To those outraged over the BP spill

What is the state of welfare programs in America today?

I'm at a wedding, and my uncle's right wing friend approaches me.

Prescient David Korten, from "When Corporations Rule the World", 1995......

Business increases at Southeast Portland cafe that turned away police officer

What a farce -Bhopal trial: Eight convicted over India gas disaster

WHY? Obama breaking campaign promise to stop the slaughter of whales

WHY? Obama breaking campaign promise to stop the slaughter of whales

Thank you Helen Thomas

In the year 1910, here's what people thought 2000 would be like:

Mother Shocked At Wendy’s Toy

Okay, armchair quarterbacks, what do you think Obama should do?

Ohio White Hat Charter management refuses to testify before state legislature.

Major drilling accident in NW PA. Media banned from site. Threats of shooting, arrest

About Helen Thomas' Announced Retirement

President Obama, Shut Down the Atlantis platform NOW!

Why are people so damned surprised?

Mr Fish on Helen Thomas

Union declines hurt all workers

Union declines hurt all workers

Some pics to help you with replying to posts (Dial up warning):

Crocodiles 'surf' long distance on ocean currents

Columbus library named tops in country

US Progressives: Time to Make Obama Uncomfortable

From my Credit Union - is this something to be concerned about?

Thank Hip Hop for this (What do YOU Think of This?)

Instead of burning fossil fuels, what do you believe is the most viable form of alternative energy?

"Bush's Torture Experiments Criticized" by Jason Leopold (6-7-10 Consortium News)

In Another Town ..

Inspired by UndertheOcean's Regina Spektor post...

A photo for you -- bleeding hearts for the bleeding hearts

Famed Swallows of Capistrano Nest in Country Club

Self doubt

I demand to know!

I must regrettfully report that I think my dog Guinness is a Republican,

Question about insurance ...

Coffee!!!

Do we have any perfectionists here?

Tossing something in Italian dressing and grilling it is not a recipe

Classic movies that still fail to measure up to the source material

Dudes like this one scare the bejesus out of me.

I know I can look this up on google , but I am lazy

Nora Jones cover of "She"

help needed -- budget chicago hotel near union station?

Captain Beefheart/Don Van Vliet fans...

Separated at Birth: LeBron James and Keith Richards?

Just got back from seeing "Get Him to the Greek". *no spoilers*

I'm collecting more and more Kenya...

Question about written history and The Bible

Look what I found clearing out my apt (horror warning)

Coughing blood and no insurance

Have you ever had a car that was special to you for some reason?

I know that we have trolls who frequent DU

Time to get your groove on

Cornhole'd: A Visual History of Corn...

iPhone users rejoice iOS 4.0 out on June 21 (as a free update)

The KLF - Justified and Ancient

Got outside this weekend.

Where did you come from?

Yikes...

Seriously, Dennis Franz is one of the most underrated drummers of all-time

Meryl Streep, Scarlett Johannson - who hasn't made out with Sanrda Bollock?

Psst! I've got what you need:

Is this worse than a RickRoll?

Kittens In AutoTune

SO, the Duck will never go free?

Shhhh...my doctor didn't charge me for the visit

Monday blues?...this video will bring a smile....

Could the oil spill disrupt an important psychological pressure relief valve?

Two all mystery meat patties, special sauce, lettuce, cheese, pickles, onions on a sesame seed bun.

Holy shit... check out these pencil drawings...

Chris De Burgh - Say Goodbye To It All

Funniest Anti-Texting while drive/Christian fundie billboard I have ever seen

Seriously, Gene Frenkle is one of the most underrated cowbellers of all-time.

"Moe is their leader"

AAAUGH!!!

A guy who serves chocolate chip pancakes for breakfast is destined for greatness

If I didn't already know everyone in the world is a figment of my imagination, I'd go crazy!

Cafe claims world's biggest burger -- 178 pounds

Everyone please be quiet.

Everyone please be quiet.

For the Monday night movie Bell, Book and Candle.

My weekend in Cincinnati

DU SONG OF THE DAY

Yo Iron Maiden fans - new song out!!!

How much would you tip LeftyFingerPop?

In honor of the upcoming World Cup, I am going to rent "Invictus" and "District 9"

Life's little mysteries--All the spam I get on my Yahoo account is in French

Listen to Live ATC

Do you spit or swallow...

Delaware Has New Tollbooth.............Watch Out LynneSin

Tribute To Robert Culp who passed away earlier this year

Live Long And Prosper DU Lounge

Asian bear filmed doing 'kung fu' moves with stick (Video at Link)

I Finally Feel Good Today

Had to show this again...Baby kittens are cute-cute-cutey-cute!!!!!!

Weeds Is One Of The Most Funniest Shows On TV

Need a word quick...starts with an "r" and is a fork and spoon combined

Do vandals in your neck of the woods vandalize mailboxes?

Three words: Chicken. Fried. Bacon.

Wahrheit II. (Truth II)

New Poker After Dark tonight!

I'm gonna listen to some Concrete Blonde and fall asleep

Ahhh, man....RIP Marvin Isley

Any satellite experts here (DirecTV)

So what's your favorite slapstick comedy

I'm going to a 'HEAVY EQUIPMENT' auction.

This is sad, funny, and enlightening all at the same time.

Love Conquered All Stories. Post them here.

Oh joy. Our new neighbors are the Single A version of Jersey Shore

That's it. I'm going into GD to show them who the fucking boss is around here.

It is done. R.I.P. Boogie Oct. 1993-June 7, 2010

Dammit, I hate this.

Does $750 sound right for a new fuel pump & filter?

if there is one thing i hate about myself...

I will never use a section of bicycle tube with a knot in the end as a condom ever again.

There is a small child, possibly female

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

Gaza Convoy Tapes Edited, Israel Acknowledges

Congress Pressed for Reform Bill Deal

Foodies: Anthony Bourdain on Rachel Maddow tonight (6/7)

Do you collect stuff? Are you a packrat?

The Amount Of Neurotoxin Pesticide Corexit Sprayed By BP Tops 1 Million Gallons

Cyclone Phet kills seven in Pakistan: minister

Helen Thomas Dropped By Speaking Agency, Under Fire For Remarks On Middle East

Gulf's Fishing-for-Fun Culture Also Takes Hit

The End for Rangel Appears Greatly Exaggerated

Israel forced to apologise for YouTube spoof of Gaza flotilla

Joran van der Sloot has a tattoo

Sweden, Norway Act Against Israel

Ron Johnson's (Republican candidate for US Senate) record includes opposition to victims' bill

Explosions Leave 6 People Dead in Iraq

Court Gives First Jail Terms for 1984 Bhopal Disaster

At least $500 million has been spent since 9/11 on renovating Guantanamo Bay

Shale Gas Well Blowout Raises Specter of New BP: Energy Markets

Good God, Mrs R brought home another box of ELBs...

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

Argentine media heirs fight 'Dirty War' DNA tests

Dead, oiled birds reported for first time in Texas

Doctors group says Bush Administration conducted medical experiments on detainees

Convoy Guards in Afghanistan Face an Investigation

WH: "Survey Flights to Locate Impacted Wildlife Continue"

Post some great songs about rivers.....

Dead, oiled birds reported for first time in Texas

SeaWorld killer whale dies while giving birth

Bank of America will pay 108 million in Countrywide Case

Gov't awards $234 million in AmeriCorps expansion

Helen Thomas RETIRING Effective Immediately

NKorean leader's son gives interview

US seeks new ways to deal with Gaza after boat raid: Biden

Brazilian man, Mass. husband rejoin in asylum case

DEP: Old Mine Gas Ignites W.Va. (Gas) Well Blast, 7 Hurt

New NOAA Forecast: Oil spill 35 miles from Tampa Bay area by June 8

Yesterday Candy Crowley missed opportunity to ask Blanche Lincoln, 'What exactly is a 'D.C. union?'

Slovenia backs Croatia border deal in referendum vote

Soldier linked to Iraq video detained

Massive Flow Of Bullshit Continues To Gush From BP Headquarters

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

** Heads Up: White House Daily Briefing with Adm. Thad Allen, 10am **

Report: U.S. Experimented On Terror Detainees.

Massive Flow Of Bullshit Continues To Gush From BP Headquarters

Shocking amount spent on GITMO - why wasn't it closed sooner?

Hacker explains why he reported 'Wikileaks source'

Court declines Clinton eligibility case

Nokia unveils bicycle-powered cell phone charger

PPP polling: Good news and bad news for Democrats

Nordic Bank Ditches BP Shares as a Result of Oil Spill

TPM: Schumer: Dems to Aim Low on Climate and Energy

BP warned last year a bigger spill was possible

Live Video: Explosion Rocks North Texas

It's useful to have geniuses around (Take that, tweety.)

PHR report: CIA personnel engaged in human experimentation

Palin bashes Helen Thomas, but hires Nixon's Jew counter

Pemex 'smuggling ring' lawsuit names U.S. firms

Helen Thomas announces retirement

Seven GM executives to get $7.5 million in stock

Upper Big Branch miner files whistleblower suit

Media making it clear: America needs the oil industry

Why aren't there any skimmers off the coast of Florida to pick up oil?

Jewish Dem group criticizes Kucinich letter on flotilla

Helen Thomas unlikely to hold her plum press seat

Worries About Europe’s Fiscal Health Rattle Asian Stocks

Senator confirms reports that wellbore is pierced; oil seeping from seabed in multiple places

Foxconn hikes pay for 2nd time a week; days of cheap labour over

Guess What?

C-Span Live: Campaign for America's Future Conference on Mid-Term Elections

Every Google search to be logged and saved for two years under new Euro MP plan

Ga. governor heads 43-member trade mission to Cuba

North Texas Gas Well Explosion

2 men charged with threatening Rep. Bart Stupak

Ezra Klein: Is Reid's energy bill worse than no bill at all?

Religious leaders on immigration: 'There has to be a change. There has to be reform'

Obama hit on whaling turnaround

I'd like to know who thinks Helen Thomas was wrong

Gaza blockade: Iran offers escort to next aid convoy

Bye Bye Helen

When Is Israel Gonna stop Choking America?

O.K. Who Should Helen Thomas' Replacement Be?

US Used Cluster Bombs on Yemen Civilians: Amnesty

Is Obama serious about breaking our catastrophic oil addiction?

Iraq disarms Sunni tribal militias

pronunciation question for German speaking DUers

Progressives criticize White House, Democrats

Will Obama & Congress End The Liability Cap For 'Future' Oils Spills?

Crist Hires Ex-Schumer Chief of Staff to Run Media Campaign

7 U.S. Troops Killed in Afghanistan

How us liberals were completely setup up for failure

Schwarz decides against independent run for governor (MI)

Goldman Sachs spent months dodging questions, FCIC says

The only person W (via Rove) couldn't muster up his false machoism to contend with

Oilly Taintz running for CA GOP SOS position, operatives say there’s a chance she could win.

Michelle Obama Speaks at the 2010 Women’s Summit

Iran to send aid ships to Gaza

The Obama administration abandons Israel.

Palin backs Terry Branstad

NOW-President Obama Delivers Commencement Address at Kalamazoo Central High School

Thank you Helen Thomas

Goldman Accused of Thwarting Financial Crisis Panel

White House Endorses Unlimited Liability Cap For Oil Spillers

Genius Blue Dogs Curry Favor With Voters By Increasing Unemployment

STOCK MARKET WATCH, Monday June 7

New medical-marijuana regs now law in Colorado

Bernanke Says Economy Seems to Be on Track

Cameron Prepares U.K. for Cuts Hurting ‘Every Single Person’

Gladiator graveyard discovered in northern England

Indian Court Convicts Eight In Bhopal Gas Disaster

BP's well cap now containing 15,000 barrels of oil a day

TNR: Don't Make Steven Chu Angry

Schumer: Climate Bill Will Be Introduced as Amendment to Energy Bill (updated)

Massive Flow Of Bullshit Continues To Gush From BP Headquarters

Does anyone not think Kagan is going to be seated?

T Boone Picken's momma did not break here water..she broke her oil!

resolved: of angry, black, and president, you can be no more than 2 out of 3.

Massey miner fired for complaining about safety

I bet they were going to fire Helen Thomas and they gave her a chance to retire to save face

Charles Rangel: Obama is like Cheney on Iraq

Anyone hear about this????

Boeing helps Murray play defense

Pelosi's Loss Could Be Obama's Gain - Pivot to the center (and re-election) would be easier without

BP well may be spewing 100,000 barrels a day, scientist says

Officials: No dead, oiled birds found in Texas

President Barack Obama expects BP to foot bill for wages lost because of drilling moratorium

Helen's Final Question to a President (and some photos.)

NYTimes: Imagining the Worst in BP’s Future

"Stop The Music! Artists Demand GOPers Quit Playing Their Hits"

US Used Cluster Bombs on Yemen Civilians: Amnesty

"Yes, people fault the response to the spill. But why?"

"Right-wing Mad Libs: [Insert event] is Obama's [insert catastrophe]"

Surprise, surprise Drudge responds to Obama with racist dog whistle, claims he is going "street"

6 bodies found in cave, 3 with hearts cut out

President Barack Obama expects BP to foot bill for wages lost because of drilling moratorium

Katrina VandenH: Obama can't plug the damn hole, but he can seize the damn crisis

POTUS to NBC's Lauer: Gathering enough info so he knows "whose ass to kick" (VIDEO)

BREAKING-Helen Thomas to Retire

An eye-opening article about Bill Halter in the NYT, see below:

GOP consultant in Arizona pulls strings to get Green Party on Texas ballot

Did you just see Obama tell Matt Lauer he wants to "know whose ass to kick"

Official Photos: Inside the Obama White House, May 2010

Paper industry tests genetically altered trees

Gates Foundation gives $1.5 bln for women's health

BREAKING on CNN-WH supports legislation stripping caps on liability for oil companies

I call BULLSHIT on BP and their claim of not knowing how much oil is still leaking!!!

Democrats Skip Town Halls to Avoid Voter Rage

N.Korea Gets New Premier

Jobs Numbers and the People They Represent

Obama to Reopen Oil Drilling

Kids With Lesbian Parents Do Just Fine

Poll: BP Oil Spill Response Rated Worse than Katrina

What the hell is going on? Three gas explosions being reported PA, TX and WVA (updated)

Leahy: Most GOP senators will oppose Kagan

AR, CA, GA, IA, ME, NJ, NV, SC, SD & VA Primary Preview

Schumer Walks Back Pessimistic Climate Change Prediction

On the epic BP environmental clusterfuck: "Obama Looking for Whose Ass to Kick"!!!

Poland: money stolen from crash victim's account

BP told to raise refinery safety levels

"We have achieved much more in the last 18 months than progressives...give ourselves credit for"

The Obama administration's position on whaling

Why is it up to Obama to "break" our oil addiction?

I am of two minds about the Halter Lincoln race

Here's The Ugly Truth: Once the Oil Hits The Water, There's Nothing That Can Be Done

Am I the only one tired of hearing commentators saying, "Barack Obama doesn't understand . . ."

Could Fox News inherit Helen Thomas's front row seat? (They've been fighting for it for a while)

Helen Thomas agrees to bow out as commencement speaker at Walt Whitman High

Which is mightier, the Pen or the Sword?

Sestak says he’s a staunch supporter of Israel

Commerce clause can’t require insurance, (VA Attorney General) Cuccinelli says

Iran Red Crescent to send two aid ships to Gaza

Randy Rhodes: There is no FREE SPEECH in this Country it's a fantasy

I did not ever realize I was a threat.. Big Old Bad Peacetrain that I am

Former Blackwater seeks new owner

Why would Elton John perform at Rush Limbaugh's wedding?

Report by Physicians Group: Doctors Helped Interrogators Refine Harsh Methods (Tested Waterboarding)

ENOUGH: Don't Gut the Clean Air Act -- No to the Murkowski Big Oil Bailout

Obama Speech on Religion

DC Dem Council Chair - Gay Marriage, Civil Disobediance, and States' Rights

Liz Cheney Hearts Haliburton, Blames Left For Demonizing Bush & Cheney, Spits Pea Soup, Rotates Head

Local Media Coverage of Vote 2010 Kickoff

North Carolina Judges Speak out on Public Financing

Gulf Oil spill song My Big SUV

France24: Oil spill in Louisiana

oil spill: oily birds in the Gulf of Mexico - no comment

C-SPAN Caller- Helen Thomas Was Right

Pap and Randi Rhodes Discuss BP Oil Spill Lawsuit

Carly Fiorina, the 19th Worst CEO of All-Time

Matt Simmons Discusses BP Oil Disaster Worst Case Scenario

Mayor Fenty Uses Blackberry To Answer Question About Affordable Housing

Afghan War Longer Than Vietnam War

August 12, 2008 - Drill, Stretch, Drill

God I love these Meg Whitman commercials.

Search for Boy Who Vanished From School Grows (Portland, OR)

Search for Boy Who Vanished From School Grows (Portland, OR)

Sen. Bill Nelson: Reports of oil seeping up from seabed, well casing may be pierced.

Clarke & Dawe on the US Oil Spill.mp4

Mississippi: 'We want God to come down here and just remove this oil'

Gulf Oil Spill & Revelations

The Largest Street Gang in America ~ 1

The Real news: Wilkerson on Cheney

Young Turks: Gym Kicks Out Obese Woman!!!

State of Disrepair - Afghanistan (eye opening)

Thom Hartmann - Tea Partier Mark Williams claims all Muslims are terrorists

Young Turks: Will This Get Glenn Beck Fired From Fox News?

TYT Talks To FS Of The Cove About Blueprint For Accountability (Maddow, Kennedy, Schrieber & More!)

Young Turks: Journalist On Gaza Bound Aid Ship Speaks Out

Obama with the Kalamazoo Asleep student!

COPS NOT WELCOME! Cafe Owner Bans Police From His Business

Obama tells Matt Lauer he wants to know whose ass to kick

"Anyone Who Runs Helen Thomas Stories Has A Credibility Issue" Rep Anthony Weiner

Cuban Five:The Federal Government Paid Journalists to Sabotage Trial

Russia and Germany are partners in pipelines

Euro-Atlantism is a reality we must take into account

Special Report: Living in Denial (New Scientist)

Richard Fisher, Senior Fed Official: White House Is Dead Wrong

A New Front in the Income Inequality Wars?

I suppose this is why Bush has been coming out defending his right to torture.

Bringing misery out of hiding: The unemployed movement of the 1930s

China's 'cancer villages'

Arizona: Rushing Toward the Wrong Side of History

With U.S. Aid, Warlord Builds Afghan Empire

Arizona leaders lament as state's image takes beating with new immigration law

Helen Thomas: Our heroes are human

U.S. Intelligence Analyst Arrested in Wikileaks Video Probe

Dean Baker: Robbed of Jobs by the Deficit Cultists

Canada's coalition of confusion

Finally, A Jobs Program

Mark Kirk WoWs 'Em: Exaggerates Record in World of Warcraft

" THE GREAT DEPRESSION AND THE REVOLUTION OF 2017"---Fascinating Read! Who is President?

Israel and Outremer

How much is a turtle worth? Oiled Wildlife Care Network

Haitian Farmers Reject Monsanto Donation

Glenn Beck's favorite Nazi

"Ground Zero Mosque" protest ends up, predictably, with racially-motivated hatred

U.S.’s $13 Trillion Debt Poised to Overtake GDP

BP spill could move Southern whites left, but will Dems be there?

Two missing boys, two different races, two types of coverage

BP Needs to Tell Whining Americans to Take a Hike

A Warning From Noam Chomsky on the Threat of Elites

Are Fox Ratings Dropping As Tea Party Election Fails Stack Up?

Chris Hedges: The Christian Fascists Are Growing Stronger

Christians Go Berserk Over Jesus Series

Right Wing Media Group Attacks MSNBC's Dylan Ratigan Guest Hosting The Young Turks

Eurasia highest volcano erupts in Russia's Far East

dupe

These coyotes are welcome - as air marshals

Surging costs hit food security in poorer nations

Shale Gas Well Blowout Raises Specter of New BP

Saudi Arabia: "Desalination only solution to avert crisis"

The Oil Drum: Closing the Relief Ports, Energy Transitions Then and Now, and more

Drumbeat: June 7, 2010

Bubbling Up From the Earth, a Cool, Clear Gift

Rig Damaged After Marcellus Shale Fire, Chief Says (6/7 WV)

BP Oil Spill Update: 32% of Gulf of Mexico Waters Closed to Fisherman

Uranium in sea water 'could be used as nuclear fuel'

Bad Month For The People Who Write Amory Lovins' Checks: Gas Pipeline Erupts in Texas.

Collapsing Arctic Sea Ice

BP captures 1% more of leaking oil with LMRP, say they're "very pleased"

China: cracks in the Three Gorges Dam ...

TN: Mystery Crop Damage Threatens Hundreds Of Acres

Beese Davis Reactor to Restart in July After Repairs to Nozzles.

The best 12 starts since 1914!

Gloat-Filled Baseball Scores (Sunday, June 6 -- the Parallel Universe Thread to Gloat-Free Scores)

Hialeah (FL) rampage suspect is half-brother of pitcher 'El Duque' Hernandez

Congrats to Auggie and his Cleveland Indians beating Boston tonight!

Owner predicts Super Bowl for Fins

World Cup Group A - Fearless Prediction Thread

47 consecutive strikes!

Best performance in the NBA Finals by someone who portrayed someone named after Earl Monroe?

PREVIEW: Honduras suspension tops agenda as OAS meets in Lima

Ecuador: The Popular Rebellion Against the “Partidocracia” and the Neo-Liberal State

Long Beach travel agency hopes Congress makes Cuba access easier

Cuban Five: The Federal Government Paid Journalists to Sabotage Trial

Chavez: Venezuela buying more K-8 planes

Venezuela government takes over Bolivar archive

A Cuban Folk Song Pioneer (Silvio Rodriguez, Carnegie Hall)

Ga. governor heads 43-member trade mission to Cuba

Guatemala warns tourists hypnotized by lava flows

Case of the Cuban 5 Wives at the UN Human Rights Council

Statement by the National Assembly of the People’s Power (on Israel's raid on humanitarian ship).

Clinton leads U.S. delegation to OAS meeting in Peru

Castro Death Meter: Yes! Experts Estimate Fidel Is Now 83 Percent Dead

Cuban exile terrorist Luis Posada's immigration trial set for Jan 11 2011.

Screenings of ‘the Cove’ in Japan Are Canceled

There's no place like the polls to talk with Maine voters about marriage equality. Join us tomorrow!

Make Homosexuals Marry

Kids of lesbians have fewer behavioral problems, study suggests

Deliverance: The True Story of a Gay Exorcism

Poker Playing Priest Shot Dead During Heated Ladies Poker Game

Off-Duty Officer Fatally Shoots Unarmed Marine

ANOTHER Chicago homeowner defends himself from a gang member and convicted felon...

Five Dead in Florida restaurant shootings. A domestic dispute.

High schooler arrested, booted from graduation because an Airsoft was in his car parked on campus

New Developments In The ‘Concealed Carry’ Debate

Today in Labor History June 7 Militia sent to Cripple Creek, Striking textile workers battle police

Group launched to stop legislation that would make union organizing easier

Supporters of nurses to hold vigil Wednesday

12,000 Nurses prepare for Thursday strike (Talks broke off Friday)

Unions push to protect workers hit by corporate bankruptcies

The Failure of the National Labor Relations Act

Bleeding hearts :-)

Little did they know - that it was a matter of "come into my parlor"

I'm baaaaackk!!!!!!!! With pics galore

The Pixies. Terrorists?

lotus blossom?

Twitterers paid to spread Israeli propaganda Internet warfare team unveiled

Nicole Sandler will be interviewing the rabbi who asked Helen Thomas "The Question" tonight 6:30 ET

In Defense of Helen Thomas - On Apologizing to Apologists

Turkey demands Israel raid probe

Josh Marshall: On Helen Thomas

Jews should "go back to Poland, Germany, America... and everywhere else"

Two articles, each posted 20 minutes ago.

So when is somebody going to force Benny NuttyYahoo to retire?

US taypayer money and the Israeli military

If we ever needed cooler heads to prevail in the Middle East, now is the time.

Helen Thomas, prejudice and facts

Questions Re Helen Thomas

Promised land needs home truth

Israel forced to apologise for YouTube spoof of Gaza flotilla

Seriously? Israeli Government Circulates Video Mocking Gaza Flotilla

The REAL Reason For The Siege On Gaza

Queen Rania of Jordan: Gaza is a "barely functioning, open-air prison"

Israel and Outremer

4 Palestinian Divers Killed by Israeli Navy Fire

Israeli voices condemn 'war of a new kind'

International Donations Not Always Welcome in Gaza

Egypt: Gaza Blockade A Failure, Border Stays Open

***The final SUBMISSION THREAD for June Contest - Visual Alliteration***

Jewish Dem group criticizes Kucinich letter on flotilla

***COMMENT THREAD FOR JUNE CONTEST***

Erdogan Poised to Lose Next Election, Expert Says

Since Helen Thomas was forced to retire, can we have Glenn Beck fired too?

One Of The Most Interesting National Geographics I've Ever Read About The Bible Lands......

Republican Jewish Coalition Hosts Birther Taitz As 'Special Guest' At Annual Bash

IDF Admits Doctoring Audio of Raid on Gaza Flotilla

Rooting for the Home Team

If Helen had suggested that all Palestinians should get out and go to Iran -- she'd still be working

'I want to be a shahid': Flotilla activist hoped for martyrdom

It’s time to stop demonizing Israel

The Obama administration abandons Israel.

The 3rd rail is not social security, it is Israel.

Pic: The Blinking Galaxy

Spirialing 'UFO' Over Australia Was Likely Falcon 9 Rocket

Massive Orgy Tracked On Weather Radar In Wisconsin

Helen Thomas announces retirement

Where Helen Thomas' 57-year career is tossed under the bus alongside her apology

Gov't disturbed by cropped photos

The Hijacking of the Truth: Film Evidence 'Destroyed'

Re: Helen Thomas...whatever happend to her right to

Students plan counter-flotilla

Israel’s Premeditated Murder of Activists Was No Mistake

Anyone here ever had a Vedic astrological reading?

A continuation of the "crabby, crabby, crabby" post

For those who might be interested

How's that Jupiter-in-Aries-y thing workin' out for ya?

Top 5 Astro Events June 2010

Alberto Cutié is a priest again — and a dad-to-be

Jack Spillane: Local priest’s view of church crisis is refreshing

Doctor doubts FBI in imam's shooting death

Muslim-turned-preacher faces university inquiry

Potty pooper! Hate-spreading homophobe is barred from Borough Hall bathroom!

Church reconciles with gay altar server

Book review 'A Mosque in Munich'

“Heil Hitler” Interrupts Shliach's speech

Israel's rabbis urge investigation of flotilla incident

Christian conservatives target seated judges

Has the group NRCAT been introduced here yet?

41-ft Bahubali statue makes a halt in city

The priest - and his Mrs. A rare ordination in N.J. diocese.

Cults: Is anyone here familiar with the "Shepherding Movement"?

New Zealand outlaws kosher butchering

Question about written history and The Bible

The Christian Fascists Are Growing Stronger, by Chris Hedges

So there were Adam and Eve and they had two boys Cain and Abel .....

Hooked on Gadgets, and Paying a Mental Price

Amalgam Fillings

Goldman Sachs Subpoenaed by FCIC

Psst. Wanna buy a new Beemer? Cheap?

Which Horizon? (Kunstler)

Sometimes you read some great shit. The below would fit

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