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Archives: June 9, 2010

Lakers Beat Celtics

So, the Tea Partiers will be able to vote for their fave guy this Nov here in Maine.

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

Israel Asked U.S. To Increase Weapons Supply, Haaretz Learns

Looks like the Chicken Lady's Goose might be cooked (race called for Angle now)

Alvin Greene's win in SC could be a boost for Dems!

Caption Me: Schwarzenegger forced to recast ballot - selects 2 senate candidates

Oil Spill's Real Threat Lies Beneath the Surface (Speigel)

Seriously, are you in this politically to win or score debating points...

Fiorina on my TV not surprised

Next CA Lt. Gov: Gavin Newsome

Tax Hikes and the 2011 Economic Collapse - Laffer

I'm kind of out-of-the loop here in the Oregon wilderness .. but riddle me this (re: BP)

I'm kind of out-of-the loop here in the Oregon wilderness .. but riddle me this (re: BP)

Fiorina and Whitman... oy

Orly Taitz Getting Hammered in CA

DU Singles: Stay away from Match.com!! (Dating site horror story follows.. Danger! Danger!)

DU Singles: Stay away from Match.com!! (Dating site horror story follows.. Danger! Danger!)

The Failure of the American Jewish Establishment

Tweety & The Pundits Got It All Wrong About Tonight. Surprised?

People, we are taking out a sitting Superior Court Judge tonight in San Bernardino County

Hilarious FR thread on Orly's primary performance

Seriously, fuck you California GOP. Meg Whitman wins the primary.

California - Corporate Sponsored Propositions 16 and 17 Are Leading In Early Returns - Wake Up!

Whew... That Was A Close One... So... How Many Of You Plan To...

Whew... That Was A Close One... So... How Many Of You Plan To...

Whew... That Was A Close One... So... How Many Of You Plan To...

Sue Lowden = Chicken Chowder

Fiorina wins GOP Senate primary in California

We're gonna cut the military budget, er, perhaps not. . .

U.S debt to rise to $19.6 trillion by 2015

Suicide attempts by Marines continue to rise

A Warning From Noam Chomsky on the Threat Posed By Elites

Afghanistan Strategy Shifts to Focus on Civilian Effort

South Carolina was already a lost cause, but really?

Your tax dollars at work:In Pakistan, trucks carrying vehicles to forces in Afghanistan are attacked

Britain Gives US Pledge to Stay in Afghan War

Britain Gives US Pledge to Stay in Afghan War

Today in Labor History June 9 Helen Marot is born to a wealthy family, went on to champion labor

DoD Buzz: Skelton Doubts Obama F136 Veto

Defense Tech: If You Happen to Find One of Our Undersea Robots, Please Call Us: Navy

More $$$ down the toilet

BP investments are mostly held in pension funds: Who will pay for the spill?

Feds Knew of Gulf Spill Risks in 2000, Document Shows

Do Some of You Truly Not Understand the Difference Between Racism and Distrusting the Police?

Oil spill: BP shares fall 5% after Obama attack

‘Birther queen’ Orly Taitz may actually win California GOP primary

Your tar balls are in my junk shot, By Mark Morford

Detroit Metro Times: Should prospective employers be allowed to ask for your financial history?

Robets Gates: We're never going to leave Afghanistan

Brain Injuries Remain Undiagnosed in Thousands of Soldiers

Did Russian servicemen steal money from Pole killed in Kaczynski crash?

Snakes in mysterious global decline

Steve Forbes on CNBC

NATO Helicopter Shot Down in Afghanistan

Basic Positions of the Beach Polluters exposed as lies of Biblical Proportions ('toon)

Katrina vanden Heuvel: Isn't there some room for Helen Thomas?

Noam Chomsky: The Real Threat Aboard the Freedom Flotilla

Watching the oil leak cam

Eff the SC Dem Party leaders: the Fowlers. I don't know why they are surprised about Greene.

Four American service members die in helicopter shot down in Afghanistan - NBC News

It is early morning and they are having the most insane discussion on Moaning Joe.

It is early morning and they are having the most insane discussion on Moaning Joe.

wheres this racist pig-food come from?

NATO convoy enroute to Afghanistan attacked in Islamabad

"Her last words were: 'Look at how beautiful it is.'"

Sign of the times

The American case against Jamaican officials

The Road Most Traveled

2010 Could Be Big Year for Democrats

Fox Nation Urges Readers To Watch Man Having Heart Attack At Obama Speech

If oil companies can't drill off the coast: can they sue the Gov for break of contract?

thanks humans....

Orly Taitz to Subpoena Pancake Painter

Orly Taitz to Subpoena Pancake Painter

Jon Stewart Takes on Another Stupid School Board

Animal Cruelty. Can they bring animal cruelty suits against BP

Both Props #16 and 17 are defeated!

Scientist: BP Well Could Be Leaking 100,000 Barrels Of Oil A Day

Scientist: BP Well Could Be Leaking 100,000 Barrels Of Oil A Day

Rep. King Introduces Resolution That Would Force Obama To Accept Israeli Naval Protocol Near Gaza

Florida Q Poll: Crist 37, Rubio 33, Meek 17

Jesus' General: Crushing a Black Child's Soul

Jesus' General: Crushing a Black Child's Soul

"It is a tragedy that homophobic threats and abuse have forced this couple apart,"

Another Al Gore Family Marriage On The Rocks

NOBODY who would withhold their support from an abusive spouse has the right

Thank you AFL-CIO & CWA, SEIU, Move On, Arkansans for Change, and other groups for the

Congrats, Senator Lincoln

Based on returns so far, looks like Cali voters are going the "useful idiot" route on props

Based on returns so far, looks like Cali voters are going the "useful idiot" route on props

Arkansas Garland County Election Commission Chairman Charles Tapp Shutting Down Polling Stations

Auth TOON: "The Thinker"

Fuck it, I'm going back to bed

.

BP felonies

The Oil Drum: The BP Deepwater Oil Spill - of Plumes, and Drillships, FPSOs and the ASJ

Chuckie the fuckie Todd is spinning the Lincoln win

Helen Thomas You Got Played by John Cole

Send Helen a little love. Poll response needed.

Posted without comment

Every "anonymous" comment from the WH has Obama's seal of approval on it.

Seriously, DU gets it's underpants in a wad over a passing comment

Mods, please Tombstone my account. Ban/delete it, whatever.

Virginia has a nuke plant event

Colorado has a little energy crisis of its own. (Xcel substation exploded 2 miles away from me)

Endangered Species?

Unclaimed Persons: Please Tell Someone

AP IMPACT: BP spill response plans severely flawed

Hunger strikes... until this Oil Spill is contained...

"Please don't pray for my family's destruction," Freeper Follies

Gulf Crisis: Anybody have any credible links to current flow rate vs. last week???

Back in the early 70s, the Coast Guard had the primary responsibiity for...

Lincoln will NO DOUBT lose the Senate seat because...

That the Dog Returns to His Vomit - Video Trailer for Glenn Beck's New Fiction Book

'Terrorism expert': Obama is an Islamist, an ideological ally of our enemies

Does anyone know if Orly won last night? What was the difference in the Halter/Lincoln race?

Gun-packing Wacky Tea 'Bagger Wins GOP Primary to Go Up Against Harry Reid

Oiled pelicans story on NPR

Why Would Democratic Underground Lock Out A Legitimate Discussion About Blanche Lincoln?

Why Would Democratic Underground Lock Out A Legitimate Discussion About Blanche Lincoln?

More Americans in Jail than in Alaska and More in State Prisons than in New Hampshire

Was Carly Fiorina born male?

Wikileaks/Manning: "Are America's foreign policy secrets about to go online?"

Is there anything better than DU the day after an election?

Fresh from the Gulf Disaster BP urges Canada legislators

well at least Cali did not buy the PG &E protection Act

"Senator Lincoln survived this intra-party war by fully embracing her liberal Washington record."

It Only Cost Meg Whitman $81 Million to Buy a Shot at the Mansion

I can't decide of California voters are wise or stupid.

Faux and Bloomberg vie for the Helen THOMAS seat in the front row

Murkowski's "Dirty Air Act": Senate vote tomorrow---call legislators!

Murkowski's "Dirty Air Act": Senate vote tomorrow---call legislators!

Sick Irony- Fox News Shoe In To Take Helen’s Front Row Seat

South Carolina might have Stephanie Miller as Governor?

Seriously, I have to ask this - is there something more than we can do to cleanup the Gulf Mess?

Doing The Same Thing - Expecting Different Results

A may vote for a Republican in November

What to do WHAT TO DO???? New Idea re CRUDE OIL LEAK in GULF

NOBODY who would withhold their vote from a Democrat has the right to call themselves "Progressive"

Round II on Limbaugh. Please give him what he deserves: a CAPTION!!!!

Mural gripe costs Prescott official radio job

Wake up Wednesday with a CAPTION.!!! Come do Limbaugh the Volcano.

Police are looking for a man with missing fingers,1500 kgs ammonium nitrate.

Lawmaker worries that a national discussion of DADT will force parents to tell children about gays

Cnn.com - "Oil Cleanup Hearing" on Capitol Hill. (Didn't find it on C-Span or CNN TV). nt

More Outrage Over Helen Thomas Comment Than Murder of US Citizen

WTC mosque protestors from Egypt harassed by the non-Arab

WTC mosque protestors from Egypt harassed by the non-Arab

"Bilderberg 2010: Don't call it a pow-wow!" (6-9-10 Guardian UK blog by Charlie Skelton)

BP is in total control

I bet nobody listened to the folks in 1930 either

AP journalist dives into Gulf, can only see oil

Thank you Mods!...

Why The Hell ISN'T Congress RIPPING Into The Bush/Cheney SECRET ENERGY POLICIES?

A Congratulatory Letter to Blanche Lincoln.........

Do I really have to see sores and wounds (meth ads) to read DU?

Do I really have to see sores and wounds (meth ads) to read DU?

Divide and conquer...

Robbed of Jobs by the Deficit Cultists by Dean Baker

How much money has Halliburton spent on the Gulf oil cleanup so far?

What to say when the DNC or CampaignObama asks you for money.

There is a lot of revisionist history going on with Lincoln and HCR.

Report: Another Gore marriage is on the rocks

Leon Unczur, the Modern day Sheriff of Nottingham, talks about his gay partner

Toon "How on Earth could her profession defend her?"

I'm looking for a toon: a guy saying "Obama DO something" while filling up his SUV.

As I'm reading through threads on here

The Roberts Court Strikes Again-NYT Editorial: Keeping Politics Safe for the Rich

Oil Disaster - BP buying search terms

a rant

Why Did The U.S. Refuse International Help on The Gulf Oil Spill?

How Does DU Square this Oil Spill Dilema

Hispanics flee Arizona ahead of immigration law

On the Vilification of Helen Thomas-by Robert Scheer

hang Carly's golden parachute on the whole GOP

Howard Dean's "You did your job" is the wrong message.

Jawdropping LTTE

van der Sloop could face "Law of the donkey"

Karenna Gore and husband separate

Not just Helen Thomas. A take down from 2003.

BP to burn Gulf oil than put on tankers?

Will new sanctions keep Iran from obtaining a nuclear weapon?

Jack Abramoff Out Of Prison: Disgraced Lobbyist Heads To Halfway House

Senate weakens bid to tax Wall Street like rest of us

GRRRR.... Thom check the returns BEFORE you go on the air

This can't be good

That Sound You Hear After Sue Lowden's Defeat Last Night in Nevada

Texas billionaire's legacy: Death, but no taxes

RNC: Why will Obama talk to Ahmadinejad, not Hayward?

Exclusive: Senate Intel Committee to Consider PHR Findings on BUSHCO-Torture/Experiments

Exclusive: Senate Intel Committee to Consider PHR Findings on BUSHCO-Torture/Experiments

what's in the sky over Louisiana?

CA voters pass Prop 14 -- which ensures that voters have fewer choices on election day

Carlton S Fiorina

Pssst.... hey, media.... it's not working

The significance of Blanche Lincoln

Thom Hartmann is doing his show live talking about the California election and got some stuff wrong

My mother, diagnosed with fatal brain cancer, wants a non-religious ceremony

Haven't we assaulted our sea life enough yet? SOAB!

Unemployment Benefits Lapse Causes Panic And Confusion For The Jobless

Poll: Support for oil drilling dwindles

The Oil Disaster is a HOAX!! Here is the proof!

"Hate speech is not free speech!" Agree or Disagree with this statement

Jonathan Livingston Seagull takes the cake!

Credit Default Swap contract for BP hit record high of 380 basis points (up from 45 bp).

Religious Right-Backed Candidates Fail At The Ballot Box

stuff that makes us happy

I am going to try posting this again. I think there was a glitch

Rabbi Who Recorded Helen Thomas Now Suffers From His Own Viral Video Past

Mexicans are seething as US Border Patrol kills teen

BP's Moped to Uranus (TOON)

Bhopal and BP

cover of Vermont Catholic magazine... a little ironic humor to lift your day.

Primaries, polls show tea party's struggles

The Gulf of Mexico has about 7,000 active leases, 64% are in deep water.

Somewhere, at this very moment, a committed gay couple is quietly biding their time, waiting ...

Gore daughter Karenna separated from husband

Anchorage MoveOn holds a vigil in solidarity with our friends on the Gulf - Photos

Thank you for my star, whoever you are!

Left in the campaign dust... Richard Pombo

Since Sunday, 17 U.S. troops have been killed in Afghanistan.

17 Ways to Clean Up the Gulf Oil Spill

Mural gripe costs Prescott official radio job

Any one else getting weird error messages at the GEM$NBC

HP pays, once again, to make Carly Fiorina go away!

I've gotten all kinds of bank scam email spam over the years, but this one is new to me:

Innane story with misleading headline.

And why the hell am I voting for the "coroner"?

I'm supporting Barbara Boxer

Torture is still happening, says Lt. General Ricardo Sanchez

Turkey voted "no" on Iran sanctions.

Tweety's going to have some Orly Taitz fun

Stay classy!

Skelton wants to keep DADT so 7-year-olds don't hear about 'the gays'

"Democrat?" former RIAA CEO Hilary Rosen now working for BP!

CNN's 'Gentlemanly' Henry says Fox should get Thomas's seat

Ottawa inventor claims he can soak up Gulf oil

The Penguin Laments Rise of BP Head Tony Hayward As Top Villain

Republican candidates campaigning without mention of their party!

China to further promote cross-border yuan trade settlement

Child Caught Drinking From Beer Bottle at MLB Game

Orly Taitz in a landslide!!!

SC Greene (D) News ......

Incredible dust storms in Ft. Rock/Christmas Valley area (photos - dial-up warning)

States begging Congress for $24B Medicaid bailout

'Americans for Truth' [sic] Launches 'Truth Academy' [sic] aka "Teach Our Youth How to Hate Gays"

Russia threatens payback if Iran sanctions affect its interests

Government dilutes nuclear bill under U.S. pressure

Pres. Obama trip to Alabama Gulf Coast announced...

Ed Schultz is taking on Lannie Davis BIG time....

It took a while, but Dick Morris comes through -- Clinton made BP fiasco happen

New threat to oil spill workers? Deadly snakes...

Bernanke Warns Congress Not To Cut Spending, Cautions About 'Fragile' Recovery

Bernanke Says the Federal Debt Is ‘Unsustainable’

Jonathan Capehart just schooled Tweety!

I'm proud to be a member of Democratic Underground.

Why do manufacturers keep reducing package sizes?! The environmental toll...

Explosion kills 39 at Afghan wedding in Kandahar

Anyone know how Winograd did?

Israeli Document: Gaza Blockade Isn't About Security

"White House Officials", "Some People Say", the Media and Citizen Kane

A Bitter Rick Sanchez Corrects Obama's Twitter Spelling

Like Glenn Beck, Ayn Rand Peddled Garbage As Truth -- Why Did America Buy It?

Aren't Republicans and teabaggers the same thing?

Under the Bus or On the Bus?

where's the IN PERSON outrage, complete with PROTESTS?

Larry Wilkerson is one of the few non-ideologue Republicans left alive on this planet

Hurt Locker Lawsuit IP Addresses Revealed

George Carlin was prescient

Boxer backers are already shredding Fiorina with video ad

Ariz. man sent back jury summons with obscenities

Democracy for America

Tweety's got that fucking Michelle Bernard of the Independent Womens Forum on now

Fugg you Sarah Palin Poll: Support for oil drilling dwindles

Garland County, AR Election Commissioner resigns after voter law suit filed

Robbed of Jobs by the Deficit Cultists

British government introduces plans for market-driven school system

The Rude Pundit: Memo to Sarah Palin: A President (or Governor) Is Not a CEO

Fiorina's success as a CEO qualifies her to be in the Senate!

Tweety, go fuck yourself

California voters reject ballot props by our corporate enemies. YAY!!

Fiorina Open Mic Gaffe On Boxer's Hairstyle: 'So Yesterday!

If there was an election yesterday in which you were eligible to vote, did you?

WTF, California?

Lincoln's Ark. runoff win points to power of black voters

Lincoln's Ark. runoff win points to power of black voters

A Gift for Grads: Start-Ups

Ridley Scott’s Robin Hood: an outlaw hero that even the rich can love

Unions Take Hit In Arkansas Race

Hot Mic catches Fiorina dissing Hannity

HuffPo Home Page: First Rand Paul, Now Teabagger Sharron Angle: The New Face Of The GOP

wanna check out a good candidate against McCain?

In your personal experience, people who self-identify as "politically independent" are...

University of Texas poised to re-title dormitory named for KKK leader

Dear Senator Boxer...make jokes about Fiorina's HAIR and she will fucking have you for LUNCH.

If I were Elton John, this is what I would say to my critics...

Some of the People at CNN Have Lost Their Minds

My friend's obituary

Jane Hamsher's Lincoln-Halter post-mortem

Anti-Halter Business Group Likely To Abandon Lincoln In The General

GOP congressman: BP oil spill is a 'statistical anomaly'

The religious right vs Comedy Central

Cheney's push of deregulators led to BP disaster

Teachers and parents fight NYC cuts

Capitalism is dead

Why the Peter Erlinder case and H.R. 1426 matter

If You Liked Embedded Reporting, You'll Love the "Fake Lake"

Strike ends, Hyundai to review cases ("rebel" employees' union backed by government))

Are America’s foreign policy secrets about to go online?

Overall, what did you think of the outcomes of last night's primaries?

Mainstream media warns Obama not to be an ‘angry black man’

Hillary, Bill Clinton dine in Bogota amid better security

BP+1=BS

Lewis Black coming up on KO

I will continue voting for Democrats every chance I get

June 1931..... The Depression is Over. Back To The Future

FOXNews.com posters hyper-racist reactions to Border Patrol shootings

I s there any way to tell which mods are 'on duty' at a given time?

A tv show you should see

A tv show you should see

E-VOTE FAIL: I Was Unable to Cast a Vote on L.A. County's ES&S E-Voting System (Again) Today

Tweety has his best lipstick on tonight and he's kissing every DLC ass he can possibly reach!

Jerry Brown for Gov. Website

Tensions high after Border Patrol kills teen

GOP congressman: BP oil spill is a 'statistical anomaly'

job lottery winner fired after less than a week on the job

Combat's Hidden Toll: 1 in 10 Soldiers Report Mental Health Problems

dupe, delete

Re: Private LaVena Johnson

Re: Private LaVena Johnson

delete. Accidental double post. Go here --->

O.K., my limit is this: No demanding (implicitly) that the BP dude commit suicide.

Saudi clerics issue fatwa okaying adult breast-feeding as way of circumventing Islamic law

Personality predicts political preferences

Something out of nothing

I'm feeling a bit of schadenfreude about the oil spill...

At the White House, getting in touch with the inner circle's inner iPads

Demanding democracy at Hampshire

Salon: Whitman & Fiorina "Silicon Valley's shabby side, tech industry's less-admirable values"

'That dog doesn't hunt,' Dem says of oil cleanup technology

Welcome to Wal-Mart!

The Financial Power Elite

I've always considered myself a pragmatist

Meanwhile, back on land, more muck from the Roberts Court washes ashore

Please help me counter this RW'er...

Dudley Continues to Support Drilling off the Oregon Coast

Jim Hightower: Airlines Battle Workplace Democracy

Afghan president 'has lost faith in US ability to defeat Taliban'

Lookout Below !!! - 'Supreme Court Blocks Arizona Election Funding' - LATimes

New Goo: Photos of oilpocalypse - sunbathing with a gas mask?

US blames Europe as Turkey opposes sanctions

Senate vote on intelligence chief could be delayed

Why no reports on fish kills in BP disaster?

Here is the problem

CNN is doing some REALLY BASIC

Georgia man convicted of killing 2 people executed

In jail for being in debt

Carly Fiorina exemplifies everything that has gone wrong in America for the last 35 years

Aging Oil Infrastructure in La. Is Disaster-in-Waiting

The Empire under Obama: UN Human Rights Expert Says US Claims Right to Kill with Impunity

Look who's back! Wonder if he is bringing his holy oil?

Oliver Stone and Gov Ventura vs. Connie Mack on Larry King CNN.

Someone Needs To Get The WH To Comment On The Garland Cty, Ark. Voter Disinfrancisement......

Bwahaha! Keith Olbermann is showing BP Bob and comparing

Oiled Gulf bird triage - Nightline now

Is BP going to declare bankruptcy?

The best and most detailed account I have read of the procedures leading to the blowout

Paying attention to the BP Gusher in North Carolina....on tonight's local weather in Raleigh -

Mandatory Wednesday Malloy Truthseekers check in!! Brad Friedman joins Mike

Do any of you want to form a union but are too afraid?

Congress throws away 5 billion by letting the estate tax lapse for just one individual

Ours is not to reason why. Ours is but to do or die.

Phytoplankton = LIFE so how much can we afford to kill off ...?

I think flying stunt teams in the military should be ended.

Stunning Photo Gallery: Ripple effects of the BP oil spill

Why hasn't the federal government seized control of the BP oil spill?

These female conservative candidates.

Rwanda and the Democratic Republic of Congo in the Propaganda System

Oh and now for somethign different

Marc Ambinder: "Does Obama Think Labor Wasted Money on Lincoln?...Kind of, yes"

Lunch with a Republican Co-Worker yesterday

Oil-Coated Gulf Birds Better Off Dead? -- National Geographic

Is This a Fire Underwater?

Obama admin. asks judge to 'defer ruling' on constitutionality of DADT!!

Have ex-Presidents Bush made any public comments about the Gulf catastrophe

Copyright: The Elephant in the Middle of the Glee Club

Local Los Angeles news station reporting...

6 Companies That Make Money Solving Problems (They Made Up)

Was this always like this and I didn't notice? (DU site)

The Doomsday oil scenario: a description of what could be happening (with diagrams).

Dear President Obama,

Well that was priceless!! Rachel had Howard Fineman on her show to discuss

AC 360: Douglas Brinkley says the WH has plans to have Mississippi R. diverted to restore wetlands

Help, anyone remember name of Senator/Rep who wrote Drugs from Canada bill that didn't pass?

Ever notice how economic theory is a lot like religion?

Have you ever been so angry, so outraged, that you were almost on the verge of

WHAT Did Obama See, And WHEN Did He See It?

Don't let Obama lift the commercial WHALING ban -- sign the petition

BP source: Showdown looms over spill costs - "BP is worried about widening demands by WH"

Question: Is the Obama administration as "liberal" as we are EVER going to see?

"10 million down the drain" from someone spending a billion a month in Iraq

"10 million down the drain" from someone spending a billion a month in Iraq

So when do they freeze the American assets of BP?

Minnesota Auto Workers slam Toyota for closing union plant

South Carolina budget cuts target education and health care: 25% cuts

Forget ANGER, OILED PELICANS and OBAMA: the drama in the Gulf is the Earth's "moment"

U.S. Market for Small Wind Turbines Gained Ground in 2009

Social Security and the Age of Retirement

Barack Obama's attacks on BP hurting British pensioners

Watching the Protesters: The Spies Who Know Too Much

Congratulations to the Chicago Blackhawks!!

There's no repect of organized labor anymore in America

Mean Street: Ben Bernanke Tells Paul Krugman and Robert Reich to Shove It On Jobs Stimulus

My college geography professor had a great saying

CBS Poll: With Higher Visibility, Less Disapproval For Gays

On his wedding day, Rush Limbaugh, received a message from above

WTF!? A 'fantasy league' to draft girls &, unbeknownst to them, score points for sexual encounters

Who do you believe are LEADERS in this country, and why?

Sarah Palin Demands Hardball Regulations and a Takeover of BP

Did Sarah Palin get a boob job?

BP, Halliburton, And Transocean Skip Mississippi Hearings On The Oil Disaster

I think gravedancing is against the rules, so I'm not going to gravedance

man tased after deputy interrupts pair having sex

BP Moved the "Relief Well" Date Out

Mr Fish- Evil events from evil causes spring

Laurie Higgins "McDonald’s is hell bent on using its resources to promote homosexuality to children"

GM, Ford to Accelerate Growth at Mexico Plants Where Workers Get $26 a Day

How do you feel about unions?

AFL CIO COULD have indeed used their money to help re-elect progressive caucus members.

"Tax cuts result in *increased* tax revenue for government at all levels."

Here is my handle, here is my spout - lol pics

Humanity evolved to cope with 30°C+ heat, says prof

Cops Forced to Rescue Egyptian Passersby from Hostile Wingnuts at Islamophobic Ground Zero Protests

How to live like a college student in the bad economy

Whoop... There It Is !!! - 'AR-Sen: In Pyrrhic Victory, White House Attacks Labor - DailyKos

Rachel and Jon Stewart destroyed the stupid "anti-incumbent" narrative the MSM has been promoting

SPLC: Man With Napalm Bomb is Latest Oath Keeper to Face Trial

It ain't easy being sleazy

"Time to grow up" letter in the Chicago Tribune responding to George Will

It's about control

Ask your senators to vote NO on Murkowski

Why I Won't Be Buying A Nissan "Leaf"

18-year-old Ambah Young has cosmetic surgery to feel young again

Palin to Obama: "What the Heck, Give Me a Call"

Progressive ratings for Sen. Lincoln-- For ALL who need to remember the enemy

One Lawsuit to Stop Them All....Revisited (Foreclosures)

RW friend complaining because budget cuts effect her

It's Not Over Yet Blanche...The Sec. of State Says There's A Problem

That's a really old shoe!

Google accused of criminal intent over StreetView data (BBC)

In jail for being in debt

The Plutocratic System

Diane Wilson of Code Pink pours oil on herself at Senate hearing

CNN Breaking - Joran van der Sloot paid $25K by FBI? WTH?

CONFIRMED: Aerial Video Shows Second Leaking Rig Near The Deepwater Horizon

If you oppose unions, you are not a Democrat.

Estate Tax: the taxed person isn't the one who earned the money and died.

Father kept daughter imprisoned for 12 years

Wanted: 400,000 truck drivers

The Wealthy Get Wealthier: No Estate Tax This Year

The Wealthy Get Wealthier: No Estate Tax This Year

Steny Hoyer advising Democratic candidates to not dismiss any ideas to cut Social Security

DU! Has anyone set up a PayPal account to collect money to order Helen Thomas roses again?

The simplest and most effective solution to the "Social Security Crisis"

Credit check: Should prospective employers be allowed to ask for your financial history?

Credit check: Should prospective employers be allowed to ask for your financial history?

Overheard during breakfast in a restaurant this morning....

Robert Reich on EFCA: "Organized Labor Got Hoodwinked"

Remember if you shop or Buy Gas at AM/PM you are supporting BP. which means you are directly

Obama throws Labor under the Bus, he throws his presidency too

Remember this name, Peter G. Peterson, of the Peter G. Peterson Foundation.

Let's start it here...

There's a popular notion that the defining characteristic of human beings is high intelligence...

Brown tosses gauntlet at Whitman - challenges Whitman to 10 town hall debates

Brown tosses gauntlet at Whitman - challenges Whitman to 10 town hall debates

Just Who in the Hell Do These Unions Think They Are?!!!

Huff - Palin breast implants?

i've been reading some "What's the Matter With Kansas"

i've been reading some "What's the Matter With Kansas"

Our hard-core, adversarial press corps: Frolicking with Rahm Emmanuel's squirt gun

WHOEVER wins a Democratic Primary Gets Support in November

Carly Fiorina, Jackass

POLITICO = Drudge with lipstick. I would not trust Politico if its tongue came notarized

Europe Chooses Economic Depression: End jobs stimulus, gut social programs, screw working people

LOL just talked to a friend who is working for the census

Denver Commies Strike again... two more attacks against Capitalism

1904 Cartoon of Standard Oil

I'm staying up late watching CA's Prop 16 vote.

Three More Reasons for the President to Take Control over BP's Gulf Operation -- Robert Reich

What can the President/Government do about the oil spill?

Health food store advice not scientific: study

"Does Obama Think Labor Wasted Money on Lincoln?" The Gibbs tap dance.

'My name is Eddie Vale of the AFL-CIO & I don't hide behind anonymous quotes'

AFL-CIO to White House: 'Labor isn't an arm of the Democratic Party'

Koreans in Japan supoprting North Korea in the world cup?

Rachel and/or Olbermann should have Helen Thomas on their show ...

Inconvenient truths about the New Democrats, the Third Way, Democratic Leadership Council, etc

An intelligence community news thread for DUers that have an interest in these spooky subjects

a kid on my sons cross country team was born with a hole in the heart? doctor said today because

What's Wrong With Libertarianism?

I Come to Praise Helen Thomas, Not to Bury Her-by: William Rivers Pitt

Is it really possible that this oil volcano could kill most life on the planet?

I am so disgusted...is there any hope?

Where are the crazies from Peta? Why aren't they flaming BP? Protesting the killing?

...I'm thinking the RW media lost it's bid to herd US voters

Birther Queen Orly Taitz Goes Down in Fight for Republican Nomination for Secretary of State (CA)

"Jews". Would you mind taking the time to say "Jewish People"?

I am happy to see all the support for Labor in here.. there was a time in 2004

So let me get this straight - we shot a 14-yr old kid on the border for throwing ROCKS?

So let me get this straight - we shot a 14-yr old kid on the border for throwing ROCKS?

First guy in the neighborhood to put a Jerry Brown for Gov, sticker on my car.

I normally stick to the lounge, and I normally post crap, but now...

Rachel will be on Jay Leno tonight.

The High Budgetary Cost of Incarceration

Making it real.

Hard to remain silent right now about what Bill Clinton said about Halter voters.

The Spill, The Scandal and the President -- Rolling Stone

The Spill, The Scandal and the President -- Rolling Stone

Brutal Rolling Stone piece on Pres. Obama's handling of the BP spill

Brutal Rolling Stone piece on Pres. Obama's handling of the BP spill

Anybody knows what language is this that permeates this thread ?

My cat is standing in my shoes.

How many of you DUers are in Asia right now?

Anyone here has mobile Wi-Fi for your car?

Anybody know if Joran's story will be on Dateline, 20/20, etc. later this week? nt

why?

Panda? Dog? Only his hairdresser knows for sure.

As much as I hate sports teams from Traffic Circle Hell, I will say...

Aaahh,the lounge.

Saving Grace - Why do I keep watching it?

Lady Gaga is "a glad gay"

Da Fish!!!

The world's strangest, weirdest and scariest airports

Remember When Frozen Pizza Used to Be Good?

Content really doesn't matter

Do you buy gifts for a child's going away party?

"Watch the Sunrise" by Big Star. If you don't like this song, you're a neenerhead

Anyone here ever used a wireless phone signal booster?

Good news on the whole buck nekkid Diego Maradona victory lap thing

Facebook users, this is a hoot..

For the FB lovers- shrill or otherwise. Hand-fart William Tell Overture:

Just missed a call for extras for "Hung"

If you are gay/bi..did your parents know when you were a child?

Boo!

People who join Facebook with any expectation of privacy are:

Twilight Eclipse

Starbucks House Blend, $8.99 / 12 oz. bag @ Safeway, $9.99 1 lb bag & free cup of coffee, Starbucks

Why does Chicago pro sports coverage tend to have asshole sexist pics?

Apocalypse, Rapture, Mark of the Beast, End Times: Courtney Cox wants a "Friends" reunion movie

Why I Won't Be Buying A Nissan "Leaf"

When you post something on DU or any other message board

LeftyFingerPop ....

Does this sound good to you?

I've got three movies from Netflix....

This is really quite beautiful.

The Verve - Virtual World

Chris Rock: "You're a bad man, Jay Leno."

For those about to rock...

Happy Birthday Johnny Depp!

I'm Getting Ready to Brush My Dog's Teeth

Just finished refolding all of the maps in my car. Now for some diet coke.

For the DU Outrage Club: A new smoking tot!

So I was contacted for a job opportunity, but it sounds like a scam. What do you think?

"I hope you like pain"

Anyone else following RAAM?

AC/DC - Walk All Over You

I am SICK of being sick!

Ooga Chakka, Ooga Chakka, Ooga Ooga Ooga Chakka

When posting on DU, the safe thing is to assume

What did you think of "Men Who Stare at Goats"?

"I'll give you five dollars to tell me what that means."

Lets start a netflix group, the people without netflix don't know what they are missing.

First look at the newest comic book movie...

Computer gamers 'have reactions of pilots but bodies of chain smokers'

Bon Scott or Brian Johnson?

Shutter Island -- SPOILER

Will somebody please critique my friend's online dating profile on PlentyOfFish?

The days are starting to...

Stanley Cup Finals Game 6 headed to OT

Announcing the 1st Swiss-American Ukulele Brigade ...

Schwarzenegger likes his busts from Russia

Darrin or Darrin?

anyone have problems with Firefox

Squash Vine Borers- Any Good Ideas On Controlling Them?

14 strikeouts last night for Nationals' new pitcher - in his first game!!!!!11!!!

Was just checking stats from when I quit smoking......and wow

Ahem .... Heidi!??????????????????

Anyone here get the $4 prescriptions at Wal-Mart? Is there

Great customer service from Netflix.

Facebook Bashers

Downtown ATL/Sharky's Machine

Downtown ATL/Sharky's Machine

Ask your senators to vote NO on Murkowski...

Top Chef Masters, not a spoiler, but OMG!

People are very leary of TV bought items. I must tell of one that I

Best commercial evuh! (not an American one, of course)

THE HAWKS WIN THE STANLEY CUP FOR THE FIRST TIME IN 49 YEARS!!!!

Probably the most notoriously violent team was the "Broad Street Bullies" (Philadelphia Flyers)

My Boxer puppy LOVES ice cubes

We had a stinky visitor a couple nights ago **pics-dialup warning**

I haven't had a beer in 26 years...

I haven't had a beer in 26 years...

Which is grosser to step in with bare feet in the dead of night?

I just discovered the weirdest thing about hockey.

DU Singles: Stay away from Match.com!! (Dating site horror story follows.. Danger! Danger!)

Anyone else notice that the only Viagra ad being

Reports: Nebraska to join the Big Ten

Best WWII POW Movie

Instant lottery games

Oil Consortium Behind War Crimes - Aid Agencies

Gunmen attack NATO trucks near Pakistan capital

‘Birther queen’ Orly Taitz may actually win California GOP primary

U.S. hopes to share prison with Afghanistan

Israeli commando who shot six passengers in aid convoy in line for medal

Chile's Argentina envoy praises Pinochet, resigns

BP says it will burn off some oil captured in Gulf

Feds knew of Gulf spill risks in 2000, document shows

U.N. Is Set To Vote On Iran Sanctions

Whitman Wins California Vote

Karenna Gore and husband separate

Obama to offer Gaza aid to Abbas in flotilla aftermath

Gulf Oil Spill Dive: Reporter Takes A Dip Without Hazmat Suit

San Jose to boycott Arizona, sort of

Oil skimming boat headed to Louisiana via eBay auction

KBR Loses $24.1 Million Bonus Over Green Beret’s Death in Iraq

Ponzi schemer Scott Rothstein gets 50-year sentence (Florida)

Obama: U.N. sanctions "unmistakable message" to Iran

Oil services company seeks injunction against government's deepwater drilling moratorium

Albany fears government shutdown by Dem 'rogues'

FBI gave $25K to van der Sloot, official says

Showdown on Fund Taxes

Sanders calls for repeal of tax breaks for oil, gas industry Read more: http://www.burlingtonfreepr

BP Hires the Unemployed to Help Clean Up Oil Spill

U.S. sets BP 72-hour deadline for fresh oil spill plans

Fed Finding Status Quo in Bank Pay

Lead U.S. Spill Agency (the Coast Guard) Running Short of Cash

Chinese Workers Win Wave of Raises

Gore daughter Karenna separated from husband

Orly Taitiz said She will win GOP for Cal. Sec. of the State

Want to buy Blackwater? Now's your chance

NY appeals court tosses ruling on RNC surveillance (of protesters at 2004 convention)

Pa. gas well contractor ordered to halt work (on fracturing services which exploded)

Breaking (NV-Sen D): Reid Thrashes his Opponents to Win the Democratic Nomiation

2 parites, 3 parties, 5 parties.. does not matter.. they all have to make coalitions

Voters approve California open primary

Rwanda genocide mastermind arrested in Norway

It's past time for Obama to become an asshole. I mean completely ignore the media

"Reid Opponent Embraces Patriot Group That Warns Of 'Giant Concentration Camps'"

U.S. Market for Small Wind Turbines Gained Ground in 2009

Animal Deaths From Oil Spill Only Now Becoming Known

Swiss Lower House Rejects UBS Pact (won't turn over names of tax dodgers)

Barack Obama announces $400m aid package to Gaza

John Rockefeller aims to block EPA rules

Good chance for "reasonable" reform bill: Volcker

Poll shows DFLers ahead of Emmer in Minnesota governor's race

Recession still hurting charities, new report says

"...so I know whose ass to kick"

Garland County election official resigns (Lincoln-Halter Primary)

Palin to Obama: "What the Heck, Give Me a Call"

(Chicago) City Council agrees to Arizona-based business ban

US senator seeks new environmental crime penalties

Voters sue over lack of Garland County polling sites

Alvin Greene Felony Charges: SC Senate Candidate Asked To Withdraw Over Criminal Past

Chrysler invests $300M to build new transmissions in Indiana

Pentagon's "don't ask, don't tell" study draws fire from advocates, gay soldiers

Bomb Kills 39, Hits Wedding in Afghanistan

PG&E-backed measure fails

Afghan president 'has lost faith in US ability to defeat Taliban'

Rightward Shift Likely in Dutch Vote

Hillary, Bill Clinton dine in Bogota amid better security

Woman caught having sex in park, charged with adultery - in New York

Google accused of criminal intent over StreetView data

Poll: Support for oil drilling dwindles

Chicken lady lost

STOCK MARKET WATCH, Wednesday June 9

Bid to put a Green in Texas governor race may be illegal, expert says

US sets deadline (72 Hours) for BP as mistrust grows

Twin Cities nurses’ (12,000) strike to begin at 7 a.m. Thursday

Inmate set for firing squad sues, asks for stay

Inmate set for firing squad sues, asks for stay

Presidential News Conference

Autos Need Feature to Cut Pedal Risk, Test Chief Says

Abramoff released from Md. prison to halfway house

IT staffing firms file suit over new H-1B rules

A serious question, in light of the WH anti-union statement and the growing BP disaster in the Gulf

It seems really weird to me that gas prices are staying the same or even going down!!!

Mormon Church Fined In Connection With Anti-Gay Marriage Campaign

California election results: Nurses' union protests at GOP victory rally

Surprise SC Senate candidate has charge pending

CNN's Ed Henry to Vote for Fox News to get Front Row Briefing Room Seat

An oil prophesy

June 8 Primary: Tea Party has Minimal Impact and More

Invent a phrase which encapsulates the DLC "But if you don't vote for us, the GOP will win" argument

Lincoln won with Clinton and anti-union message

Salon War Room: Democrats to Organized Labor: Drop Dead

AFSCME Endorses Bernero for Governor

GOP governor final vote count due today (AL)

AR-Sen: Who cares what labor does?

BP spill response plans severely flawed

Who (in the heck) Is Alvin Greene?

Adobe's Flash: A Security Risk? Hackers find their way in

Wanted: 400,000 truck drivers

Senate hearing disrupted as woman pours liquid on self

Dems Move To Reinstate Cobra Subsidies

Meet Alvin Greene the unemployed vet who raised no $ but won SC Dem Senate primary

AFL-CIO vs WH = GOP

Had Chicken Lady proposed that Congress get paid w/ corn and veggies...

It seems like us wanting our principles to turn into policies is a problem

Sign of jobs thaw: Quitters outnumber layoffs

Apple's Worst Security Breach: 114,000 iPad Owners Exposed

Chuck Rocha On Ed Show

Kirk loses backing of two environmental groups

Alabama's automatic recount laws don't apply in primaries, attorney general confirms

The Republican Governors Association backs Haley in South Carolina

Alabama fire chiefs: BP keeping local officials away from oil spill response

Sanders calls for repeal of tax breaks for oil, gas industry

Biggest loser last night was Union Management.

Efforts in Gulf to Limit Flow of Spill News

England's monarch Queen Elizabeth to visit Ground Zero in July

Suze Orman resting after emergency appendectomy at Northwestern Hospital

Meg Whitman:150 million no problem to spend in General election

Inholfe finds Obama "ass-kicking" comment "not very presidential"

Anti-Halter Business Group Likely To Abandon Lincoln In The General

Warren Warns of Gutted Reform

How being anti-DLC can be consistent with "supporting Democrats".

Kenya was a British Colony...Obama is Kenyan...British Petroleum?

More workers quit their jobs, and that's good news for the economy

Security Council OKs Iran sanctions

Charges dismissed against polygamist leader Warren Jeffs

One lesson from the Arkansas results

June 8 Primary: Tea Party has Minimal Impact and More

Study suggests short people face higher heart risks

queen of birther has problem with black people?????

Obama to Write Foreword for Mandela Book

How about starting a real coalition

("ankle-deep") Mousse-like oil on beach at Alabama-Florida line

South Africa hands out 1 million free condoms for World Cup

Obama announces new aid for Gaza; calls conditions there 'inherently unstable'

"Rear Admiral Watson Instructs BP to Execute Oil Containment Contingency Plans "

Why Obama doesn't dare become the angry black man

SEIU not promising to back Blanche Lincoln

So why would ANYONE want to be President?

This is the first time I have done this to a Democratic organization.

Some Lessons of Lincoln's Win

For all of the talk about "anti-incumbent" fever...so far, regardless of

Hey, Obama, Try Embracing Labor Unions

Huge seas 'once existed on Mars'

McMahon Poll Shows a 13-Point Race

Gawker: Finally, Obama's British Past Connected to Scandalous British Present

South Carolina Democrats Try to Push Nominee Out -- Ruh Roh.. Mr. Alvin Greene has a criminal record

Chuck(chucky cheese)Todd: SORRY labor unions your just not big players anymore

Ask your senators to vote NO on Murkowski...

This is as bad as the Oil Spill....."Bernanke warns U.S. of 'unsustainable' debt level."

Schwarzenegger: More states should open primaries

NY school crowns gay friends prom king and queen

BP exec denies oil plumes

"Joe Sestak and OFA Come Together for VOTE 2010 Kickoff!"

FLASHBACK: GOPer Angle Spoke Out Against Fluoride In Water Supply

Carville: Drop the hammer, start arresting people!

Mark Kirk Cited By Department Of Defense For Campaigning While On Active Duty,

PPP polling: Write off Lincoln

Alvin Greene UPSET: Mystery Man Stuns In South Carolina Senate Primary

Mary Landrieu warns of economic disaster, but Salazar not budging on drilling ban

White House scolds unions over Arkansas election

Woman caught having sex in park, charged with adultery - in New York

Woman caught having sex in park, charged with adultery - in New York

This is Real Fishy (Alvin Greene)

Robert Gibbs exchange about Arkansas

Sheriff Joe Arpaio teams up with Arizona pol to plan a new 'tent city' for illegal immigration

Time to close the comments section on WH social media sites

Whoever at the WH that said that Unions "wasted" $10 million can go fuck themselves

Sharron Angle wins; Harry Reid gets race he wanted

Nato helicopter shot down in Helmand in Afghanistan

LOL.........John Stewart under the bus.......

Fiorina Caught on Open Mic-Mocking Meg Whitman & Sean Hannity

Sharron Angle: In wake of Gulf spill, we need to "deregulate" Big Oil

More employees jump ship as economy improves

39 dead in blast at Afghanistan wedding

Despite Ark. loss, progressives say Lincoln runoff sent warning to incumbent Democrats

Why taking on Blanche Lincoln was the right call

What I heard at a class reunion last weekend.

"Blanche Lincoln is DOA in November" by Blue Arkansas

Most annoying commercials on TV right now?

Photos: "Hello, my name is Joe Biden. I work for Barack Obama." (The Obama Presidency, Day 506)

Autism gene discovery could lead to early treatment

Ezra Klein: Proposal to Hamstring EPA Nearing a Vote

‘Birther’ Advocate Orly Taitz Loses Bid in California

If a restaurant were operated like a radio station that plays classical music...

White House official: 'Organized labor just flushed $10 million down the toilet'

Dean: If finance bill weakened, I won't support it

Sheheen Wins Dem. Nod for S.C. Governor

Cloth successfully separates oil from Gulf water

Oiled Bird Bath - Fort Jackson Wildlife Rehabilitation Center

Gulf Oil Spill Solution

Michio Kaku speaks with Keith Olbermann (Nuke the Oil Well?)

Rachel Maddow reflects on the entertainment value of GOP primaries

Fiorina: The people of California have had enough. Apparently not enough of Fiorina, however.

America's future heading for China and India

US Marine Disarming Commandos: Beaten up at Israeli detention center (WARNING GRAPHIC VIDEO)

Oilpocalypse: Divers' underwater video of BP oil spill disaster

Meet Sharron Angle... In The Extreme

AP Exclusive: Scuba Diving in the Gulf Oil Spill

Gulf Oil Spill Hits Home

Rachel Maddow: The Whole of the Gulf is a Bad Air Day

Papantonio: BP's PR Machine Goes Into Overdrive

Delete - Blocked in US

COSTNER Offers BP OIL CLEAN-UP DEVICE - 2 Reports

Kid falls asleep during Obama speech

Media Blackout on Oil Spill (Chilling IF true) Part 1

Obama sings the "Kick Ass Song" (Mash-Up)

Obama: Too Chill for the Spill? ... Or did we intentionally elect a brainiac?

BP Oil Spill Senate Hearing

Young Turks: Holding Congress Accountable Panel w/ Cenk, Jim Dean, Others At America's Future Now

Bubba Goes to Arkansas

Carly Fiorina's mushroom cloud layin' motherf***er anti-Boxer moment: PleaseCallMeSenator-Gate

ORLY Taitz Loses And Senator Clay Davis Comments! LOL

Thom and Steve Malzberg have a battle - Do we need to nationalize oil for the good of America?

Passengers grabbed Israeli weapons to stop the killing

Media Blackout of Oil Spill Part 2

fiorinafactsdotcom

Jews for Helen Thomas

TYT: Cenk Rocks The America's Future Now Panel In DC (Fighting Big $, Pushing From The Left & More)

Corporate, Religious Terrorism

A Closer Look at Israel's Terror Accusations

Keeping Politics Safe for the Rich.. NYT editorial

Palmetto politics make state hard to love

Turkey Basting

The Unemployment Catastrophe: You Too, Should Be Infuriated!

Bred to Death: The pursuit of purebred perfection threatens some of our best friends

South Carolina Candidate Challenges Status Quo.

Keeping Politics Safe for the Rich

Bilderberg 2010: Don't call it a pow-wow!

Why This Ex-AIG Exec Is Protesting The Treasury's Backdoor 'AIG Bailout'

The Failure of the American Jewish Establishment

Glenn Greenwald: Our hard-core, adversarial press corps

Lying Stinky Oilbags Who Lie

Lincoln's victory prompts new speculation about regulatory reform bill.

FED CHIEF WARNS CONGRESS: DON'T CUT SPENDING

Obama's Blanche Lincoln Problem and The Liberal Toilet

Oil Companies Dishonor Our Troops and Undermine Our Security

Nuclear Reactor Eaten by Leaky Acid, Again by

The Song Remains the Same

Top 10 Dumbest Quotes About the Gulf Oil Spill

Neocon influence remains strong under Obama

Big Oil Is Still Boss

Nevada's Sharron Angle Supports Ban on Drillling … of Fluoride!

Gulf Oil Spill: Ties to Cheney and Acoustic Switch Not Installed

David Souter tells Americans to grow up.

Goldman Sach faces lawsuit for selling mortgage-linked securities

As Cheny's Chernobyl takes out life in the Gulf - will renewable fuels get another look?

Colombia Retains Position as the Most Dangerous Country in Latin America

Chronic Unemployment: Must read piece from America's Future 2010

Millions forced to wait for food stamps benefits

Moving on from Arkansas and forward towards a letter.

Remember: In 1930, They Didn't Know It Was "the Great Depression" Yet

My once-in-a-generation cut? The armed forces. All of them

Oil Spill..Federal Estimates Again Eclipsed By Reality

Government Impotence and Corporate Rule

CNN: Why Obama doesn't dare become the 'angry black man'

Woman Loses Home Over a $362 Water Bill -- the Sneaky Way Investors Exploit Poor Homeowners

Rolling Stone's blockbuster oil spill story

Mystery gray whale sighted again off Spain coast (BBC)

Nuclear Power, Energy Markets, and Proliferation

Iranian president says rich nations drink too much water

Dirty Illinois Coal Revived by Mining Deaths, Obama Crackdown

Ask your senators to vote NO on Murkowski

The Oil Drum: The BP Deepwater Oil Spill - of Plumes, and Drillships, FPSOs and the ASJ

White House Threatens Veto of Move to Thwart E.P.A.

I am Perplexed: Comments on the World Financial Situation and Peak Oil

Florida Charter Boats Gird for Losses as BP Leak Ruins Fishing

Snakes in mysterious global decline (BBC)

Swiss solar innovator wins Millennium Technology prize (BBC)

About rich nations and water. President of Iran said we drink (or use, or waste) too much water.

Mountaintop removal ban fails in Tennessee Senate

Snakes declining at alarming rate, say scientists

Blight-resistant GM potatoes field trial begins (BBC)

Drumbeat: June 9, 2010

Oil Spill Fallout: BP's Stock Plummets Today As Bankruptcy Speculation Flies

Senate Dems May Back Murkowski Plan to Block EPA Climate Rules

Buzz Aldrin: it's time for solar energy from space

Brian Williams - Cornell Team Confirms Oil Up To 20 Miles Inland In LA Wetlands - MSNBC

First Two Hypoxic Zones Confirmed Off Alabama Coast - O Content Below Threshold For Marine Life

Chinese CO2 Emissions Up 9% In 2009 From Previous Year - SciAm

NASA Launches First Oceanographic Survey Of Arctice Ice - Pack "A Thin Veneer"

UN Data - Rich Nations Could Increase Emissions Up To 8% By Taking Advantage Of Climate Loopholes

Journalist dives into Gulf, can only see oil

The very deadly downside of energy efficiency in the home.

Should we euthanize oil-soaked birds?

Wow! EU Halts Bluefin Tuna Fishing Season Nearly A WHOLE WEEK EARLY!!!

NSIDC - Arctic Sea Ice Extent Declines Rapidly In May - Highest Loss Rate For May In Sat. Record

Minnesota plant will produce fertilizer from wind

Two Killed in Second Fatal Texas Gas Pipeline Blast in Two Days

Aren't CF Bulbs Supposed to Last 5 Years?

World Cup trash talk, ambassador-style!

Aaron Rodgers Ranks Tom Brady “Best by Far” and Thinks Tony Kornheiser is “Terrible”

HOLY SHIT@!!!@!!

Rachel Faces Four in Fleur de Lis

Zenyatta Assigned 129 Pounds for Vanity

Orrin Hatch is Juking and Jiving

I'm watching hockey.

At this point, College football just break into an Eastern and a Western Conference

Source: CU already has Pac-10 invite

On April 30th, the Dodgers had just lost 5 games in a row and were tied for last place in the NL.

Gloat-Filled Baseball Scores (Wed., June 9 -- the Parallel Universe Thread to Gloat-Free Scores)

The Chicago Blackhawks win the Stanley Cup for the first time since 1961.

NCAA penalizes Colorado for academic shortcomings

Congrats to Auggie and his Indians for beating the Red Sox Wednesday night!!!

Chicago!!!!!!!!!!!!

The Blackhawks win!!!!!!!!

Orioles eye Bobby Valentine in managerial search

You have to hand it to the Nationals...

Will there be a Big 12 Come Monday?

Nebraska to Big Ten as Early as Friday?

Name the year Stephen Strasburg becomes a Yankee.

World Cup Group C - Fearless Prediction Thread

The Santa Clara 49ers

Chile's Argentina envoy praises Pinochet, resigns

Bolivia's lower house approves indigenous justice law

Colombia Retains Position as the Most Dangerous Country in Latin America

Hillary, Bill Clinton dine in Bogota amid better security

Video: 4Minute - HUH

Rep. Skelton (D-MO): DADT Repeal Means Talking to Kids About Homosexuality

Portugal's first same-sex marriage is performed

Madrid gay pride march bans Israelis over Gaza flotilla raids

World of Warcraft Pride Event 6/19 - Mark Your Calendars, Geeks!

Another Chicago citizen defends himself

Brady Campaign going bankrupt

Editorial: Obama cuts crime ...

wow! Go Gaga! Her new Alejandro video is a strong message towards her GLBT fans

Mott Dr. Pepper Snapple Workers Increase Picketing In Third Week Of Strike

Today in Labor History June 9 Helen Marot is born to a wealthy family, went on to champion labor

Scam involving death of Middletown city worker may have stopped

WSJ: Unions Take Hit In Arkansas Race

Minn. Nurses Strike Is Part of New Union's Push

"My name is Eddie Vale of the AFL-CIO ...and I don't hide behind anonymous quotes."

Breaking... NFLPA ups the lockout ante

Can't Find Work? Become A Truck

Some photos from Anchorage's vigil in support of Gulf victims

Emily Dickinson's poetry blooms at New York Botanical Garden exhibit.

Ahhhh!

Visual alliteration, help me decide:

A Closer Look at Israel's Terror Accusations

Artide From Atlantic Mag referencing Netanyahu-Palin

Palestine 2010: Time for Plan B

Turkey Basting

US Jews to hold flotilla protest

Obama announces additional $400 million in aid to Gaza; Abbas says aid is 'positive sign'

Obama to offer Abbas fresh aid for Gaza in flotilla aftermath

My Take: The flotilla's lessons for Mideast peace advocates

More Outrage Over Helen Thomas Comment Than Murder of US Citizen

Probe: Erdogan knew Gaza flotilla would be violent

Israel eases embargo on food and drink allowed into Gaza ~ Haaretz

Barack Obama announces $400m aid package to Gaza

Israel apologizes sending link of video parody of Flotilla debacle

On the Vilification of Helen Thomas-by Robert Scheer

Rattling The Cage: I blame my country

What Helen Thomas missed

The Deepest Sea Diving Suit Is A 40-Year Old Sci-Fi Human Submarine

Scientists locate sarcasm in the brain

Israel to ease siege for weak flotilla probe

New space 'eye-candy' to appear in skies in mid-June

Weird H2O -Science Catches Water Doing Some Bizarre Things

Congressional Democrats back flotilla massacre

Israel deports Sudanese national to Gaza

Israel eases Gaza blockade on some banned foods

Sloan Telescope Spots One Hundred Thousand Black Hole Behemoths

Existence of historic lakes on Mars confirmed

Guatemala warns tourists hypnotized by lava flows

Could the Universe Be Older Than We Think?

Andrew Sullivan: Was Israel a Mistake?

What exactly is the blockade of Gaza?

Scientists locate sarcasm in the brain

"String Motor" Concept (Clean Energy Idea)

Israel Asked U.S. To Increase Weapons Supply, Haaretz Learns

Helen Thomas You Got Played by John Cole

Osama Qashoo arrives safely in Turkey

The Failure of the American Jewish Establishment

Big cats love Calvin Klein's Obsession for Men

Feline Ghost Adventures

URGENT!!! Posts made to the new "other" site are VISIBLE TO THE PUBLIC!!!!!

Over 100,000 attend beatification of Polish priest and martyr

Anglicans cut Episcopalians from ecumenical bodies

A Pastor Takes on BP in New Orleans

Women hold demo for ordination

Coptic Pope Rejects Egyptian Court Ruling on Remarriage of Divorcees

What Helen Thomas missed

Religious left airs Obama frustrations

Sri Lankan priest raises resettlement concerns

FLORIDA: Christian School Teacher Sues After Being Fired For Pre-Marital Sex

To some chrisTian fundamentalists, the oil plume in the Gulf of Mexico heralds the apocalypse.

Nerck reaches deal with BPP on toxic sludge clean up. ~ AAP

ABC: Top 10 Riskiest Foods

Feeling grumpy 'is good for you'

Greece is tapping China's deep pockets to help rebuild its economy

The Blog Prophet of Euro Zone Doom

5,600-year-old leather shoe found in Armenian cave

Mutual Fund Bloodbath: Fifth Consecutive Week Of Domestic Stock Outflows Leads To $25 Billion In..

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