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Archives: July 15, 2010

Fiat's Sergio Marchionne as Obama's Ghost Writer?

I agree with Rep. Issa

The G20 Plan for Prosperity: Rubber Bullets and Shredded Social Safety Net

My Sentiments Exactly...

U.S. paid Iranian nuclear scientist $5 million for aid to CIA, officials say

Unfortunate timing for EnergyDigital's cover:

IPhone app to fight street harassment

Capitalism Denial

Argentina becomes first Latin American country to legalize same-sex marriage

Dick Cheney wants his family to pay inheritance taxes!

Obama Hires Anti-Trust Lawyer To Implement Health Care Law

josiesays -- the GD edition

BREAKING Argentina legalizes same-sex marriage!

Florida delays grading its schools until an audit of the test is complete....Palm Beach Post

Strategy emerges to prevent more C-17 funding

8 U.S. troops killed in 24 hours in Afghanistan

Homes lost to foreclosure on track for 1M in 2010

MILITARY: Marine Corps sees big drop in monthly suicide statistics

Troubled vets need help sooner, lawmakers told

Top senators voice doubts about Afghan war

Levin Calls For Drone Strikes on Haqqani Network

Afghan president gives nod to local police forces

New ($64 million dollar) Complex for Iraqi Police

Better living planned for Camp Leatherneck (including $200 million dollar runway)

Airdrops Break Records in Afghanistan

State Obesity Rates for Adults

Haunting, terrifying art video: "1945-1998" by Isao Hashimoto (Japan 2003)

Tea Parties Make Space for Bigots

Most countries fail to deliver on Haiti aid pledges (the US is on the deadbeat list)

Matt Simmons tells a 'real ugly story' (must read, about BP & Spill)

Between you, me and a stump I hope the dick lives for many more years yet

Between you, me and a stump I hope the dick lives for many more years yet

At 90, an eco-pioneer looks ahead

Kiss your ass goodbye!

Megyn Kelly's minstrel show

Hilarious but tragically realistic......Adventures With Jobless Jack (video link)

Hey, Sen. Inhofe!!

It's been said before, let me say it again: Fuck Politico: On being labeled as 'racist'

Crash and burn, return.

2010 International Conservation Photography Winners

Glenn Greenwald: How a media outlet tells the truth

Hundreds of Afghanistan contractor deaths go unreported

Tom Tomorrow nails Afghanistan

Did the wicked witch melt yet ?

How the Sneaky Hands of the Big Banks Are Working Overtime to Rip You off

How to solve the Afghanistan issue easy!

BP to get big TAX BREAK for poisoning the Gulf?!

Doomsday: How BP Gulf disaster may have triggered a 'world-killing' event

BP oil disaster is reaching Yucatan and Cancun Photo

Respond to the teabaggers & Sarah Palin, take the pledge: I'm an NAACP American

BP Blows: Protestors serenade BP headquarters with Vuvuzelas

Pink Floyd Reunites for Palestinian Benefit Concert

1 dog, 1 deer and 1 ball

UK Sought Rendition of British Nationals to Guantánamo; Tony Blair Directly Involved

Vatican Issues New Rules in Response to Sex Abuse Crisis; Victim's Rights Groups Unimpressed

OK..as a political opinion writer-a tough question re:Where does a good Dem

Teabaggers accuse Michigan Democrats of dirty tricks

Washington Post: Corporate America hoarding $1.8 TRILLION in cash, won't spend it on hiring

Harry Reid: Republicans Want Economy To Tank So Democrats Will Be Battered In Midterms

So will Quitter PALIN take CHEENEE's continued existence as admission of NO death panels?!1

Well Said, Buddy

Well Said, Buddy

Country singer Sara Evans' new boyfriend's lawsuit claims her ex husband is "possessed by Satan"

Country singer Sara Evans' new boyfriend's lawsuit claims her ex husband is "possessed by Satan"

Astronauts support Commercial Crew Transport

Self deleted

The Rude Pundit - Guest Bloggers and a Play: Two Big, Rude Announcements

Creationists are geniuses

More Mierda del Toro from the Repugs

Seriously, was I the only one truly shocked that Cheney even had a heart?

Thinking we may have another Deathbed Confession coming I googled Lee Atwater and found this:

Austerity: Why and for Whom?

Turdblossom Lays A Turd

The Fight Against Military Homophobia (Mr. Fish)

Manufacturing in Philadelphia Fed Area Cooled in July

Immigration now a top concern among Latinos, poll shows

Rape & Politics: Sharron "Rape Is God's Plan" Angle claims her campaign is also part of his plan

Don't Shove Your Religion Down My Throat

OK - I was just "yelled" at for using Catfood Commission phrase - Some DUers don't know what it is!

Robert Reich: why the "jobs summit" is a bad joke

Federal judge orders rehiring of 27 NY workers fired for union activity

Beijing starts gating, locking lower-income migrant villages

Levi and Bristol Need A Wedding Photographer...Craigslist

I hope Dick Cheney's doctors bought Dick's new pump from Jeb Bush's friends

Pictures From The Gulf

Thursday TOON Roundup part 5

Thursday TOON Roundup part 4

Your Income Taxes Fund More Defense Spending Than the Next 15 Countries Combined

Well let's see here ... so Cheney needs a heart.

On the mosque in the 911 location controversy, to me it isn't the location or the religion -

Big Oil is doing ot the GoM what Shell did to the Niger Delta...

BBC says BP discovered a new leak

Presidential commission denounces deep sea drilling moratorium

Presidential commission denounces deep sea drilling moratorium

BP Says Cap Is Repaired and Cutoff Test Can Proceed

Thursday TOON Roundup part 3

Thursday TOON Roundup part 3

Why should I believe your truths when I have my lies to keep me warm.

The Oil Drum: Testing Program, Offshore Wind Photos, Dispersants

The Oil Drum: Testing Program, Offshore Wind Photos, Dispersants

Business ideas for green funerals

Thursday TOON Roundup part 6

When a country spends as much on war and war industries as the US, it loses all right to call . . .

Chinese UFO looks man made

Can right wingers spout ANYTHING but prepared talking points?

Conyers Releases Committee Interview of - Torture Memo Author Bybee - Squealing On Yoo

Dick Cheney or Espresso Machine?

"Here is what will happen in November. Democrats will keep control of the House. Period."

Al Franken's Midwest Values Pac

The anti-immigrant hysteria has reached the scary stage.....The Utah"list"

Rant on the future of soccer

Working seniors outnumber teens in labor force

Cheney has long suffered with cardiac issues

4th night of rioting in Belfast..Recreational rioting by kids 8-18

Bush*'s tax cuts are still in effect and there is no hiring going on

The Bush Revival: How Jeb, Rove, Gillespie Are Leading The GOP Again

How do you fight the lies? still claiming iraq had WMDs

Vernon Baker died on Tuesday but M$Greedia just heard apparently

Anyone else notice how the DOW started going more positive since reg. reform vote?

Andes Sunset Eclipse

The revolving door spins faster on healthcare reform

Kids getting 'high' off music?!? BE AFRAID! BE VERY AFRAID!!!

Fundies: The Ru Paul-ization of the National Education Association

Mortgage applications to buy homes hit 14-year-low

On C-SPAN2 NOW!!! Voting in the Senate on the Financial Reform bill as we speak!

Brian Williams is a hoot...

You didn't want it*, but I'm posting it anyways: here is the fourth Mel Gibson recording.

Clean energy & the production of the batteries needed to be "clean"

Traffic Stops (not Arizona)

Cops: NJ woman made up carjacking to cover up sex

Boeing 787 delayed again?

Infants Ingest Nearly 80 Times Safe Level of Dioxin

Why are there alot of Dickhead Cheney posts

Obama's recovery? New Jobless claims soar as economy falters.

To cut deficit, Arizona may sell its Capitol

My attempt at winning the prize for stating the obvious:

Countrywide gave VIP loans to Senate staffers also

PBS Won’t Air Paul McCartney Concert Jab At President Bush

Report: Teens Using Digital Drugs to Get High

As Oprah wraps up, her show's ratings reach an all time low.

AIG Hired to Regulate AIG??????

Repeal and start over...

Slow Death By Rubber Duck

LIVE Hearing on use of dispersants on Gulf Oil Explosion - C-Span 3 TV and at

Senate passes financial overhaul bill

Finance Bill passes

So it's ok to be happy about the death of Cheney because alot of people died because of him?

I predict evil Dick will die this year

MSNBC TV: BP claims that oil flow has stopped completely.

SEC Enforcement Division to make significant announcement.at 4:45 p.m. ET (Rumors are about Goldman)

Help with Email I Received

Rush of drunk drownings in Russia during heat wave

Time Magazine--Attacking Iran

Woman Confronts (suspected) killer of several cats.

U.S. companies aren't hiring because of the economy, right? Wrong.

In Dodging a Budget Vote, Dems Take Reconciliation Off the Table

Need some arguments on free speech vs campaign finance laws

Senate Records Show Doubts on ’64 Vietnam Crisis (Gulf of Tonkin)

Lol on the grave dancing posts!

Republican Governors Association is giving up on Colorado

Archive April 2010: WellPoint Routinely Targets Breast Cancer Patients

MSNBC-- BP: NO MORE OIL LEAKING INTO GULF(Obama to address nation)

It's All About the Wages -- Our Economy Would Be Fine If Everyone Made Their Fair Share

Secrecy in the Gulf . . . Oil Gate: The File. . . . . (Please send links.)

What black groups AREN'T considered dangerous radicals by Fox News & conservatives?

What a day!!! President about to speak

What a day!!! President about to speak

Let X be a sport. Any sport.

No oil leaking during test of BP's new cap

My latest response to my friend over jobs and taxes........

Murder or Manslaughter? Massey Mine Electrician Disabled Safety Monitor

"The calvary has arrived. Fox is here." - Glenn Beck

Yes or No: Every episode of Glenn Beck's show should be followed by this clip.

Conyers, Nadler Introduce Legislation to End Racial Profiling

Dick Cheney is now an actual ZOMBIE !

Goldman Settles With S.E.C. for $550 Million

We need an election year war to market after Labor Day like Bush

God I hope we obliterate the Repubs during the elections. I want to see Ron Christie grovel. nt

Goldman Sachs settles SEC lawsuit for $500 million, stock increases in value by roughly $7 billion.

Monkeys trained as battlefield killers in Afghanistan

Power Outage at Reagan National Airport

Law Professor weighs in on Arizona's SB1070

Elderly couple dies while trapped in home elevator

Head Wreck takes a call. . . Please come CAPTION!!!!

The GOP Is Like a Sociopathic Ex-Boyfriend: If They Can’t Have the Country, No One Can

The GOP Is Like a Sociopathic Ex-Boyfriend: If They Can’t Have the Country, No One Can

delete dupe

Missouri governor lets abortion law take effect

More Americans Concerned Illegal Immigrants Will Take Their Spot On Couch

More Americans Concerned Illegal Immigrants Will Take Their Spot On Couch

Pelosi < - - - > Gibbs < - - - > Obama . . . . a call for some spin or plain old debunking.

Bob Herbert: For those who don't understand why supporting unions is in their own best interest

A Hero Passes: CDA Press reporting on Vernon Baker, MOH

For DU'ers in the Cal bay area, this sounds like a must see:

Clintons Expected To Buy 20-Acre Farm

For the greater good, let them die.

NAACP vs. Tea-hadists: Let's nip this in the bud

Two Networks Reject Anti-Mosque TV Ad

First meeting of the Washington State Chapter of Social Security Works

First meeting of the Washington State Chapter of Social Security Works

Governor Crist's Office Rocks

Estranged aide to John Edwards reaches movie deal

Why is the RNC Defending the Tea Partiers?

Erin Andrews files lawsuit against peeping Tom and hotels

Question about home prices and foreclosures

Pieces of ship made in 1700s found at ground zero building site

OK. BP capped the well and ...

Wierd. Right wing pig Brown votes with Collins and Snowe to allow financial

That filthy, disgusting hole has been repaired...

Last month was the warmest June ever, NOAA reports

Sigh......

"A pelican in the family on Dog River" great video!

It's Official Schell Beer is Union Brewed with a USW contract

Two Different Polls On Feingold

Kaiser - What Conservatives Are Winning (re Health Care (oops!) Insurance Reform)

NYC Man Fined $2,000 For Taking Discarded Garbage, car impounded

Ok Westboro Baptist Church has run out of things to bitch about....

Anyone here with a newer house heat their home with propane? How bad is the cost?

Anyone here with a newer house heat their home with propane? How bad is the cost?

An analogy between Social Security and private life insurance

what's next for Obama

Are there any SONAR techs here?

Are there any SONAR techs here?

California Assemblyman Mike Davis promotes idea of new "Pedophile Park"

Gates: $33B Needed ASAP to Keep Military Afloat

Dobson, Focus on the Family & Promise Keepers keeping quiet on Mel Gibson tapes

I feel I was too hard on my PFLAG cousin & her husband about their HRC petition to STEELE

I feel I was too hard on my PFLAG cousin & her husband about their HRC petition to STEELE

Sky Still Not Falling (Obama)

OH NO! OH GOD, NO! "Fiorina says she would limit herself to 2 terms"...OH NO, OH GOD! NO! NO, GOD!

Kent Wells, Sr BP VP “I am very excited that there’s no oil in the Gulf of Mexico”

Because the Bible tells me so...

Politico just sucks, and I don't have to 'splain myself.

please review my ltte before I submit...re: soldiers' TBI

Can this get ANY worse? Mel punched the baby.

Virginia screws the unemployed

Your Phone Number Is Now On Facebook!!!

Cheney's Heart Is Like A Blown Out Oil Well Miles Under The Ocean

Thursday TOON Roundup part 1

Thursday TOON Roundup part 1

brian williams on nbc nightly news just reported that cheney has no pulse

Bobby Berms' warfare on KO

I am resorting to a bit of a nuclear option myself, day twenty

Goldman to pay $550M to settle civil fraud charges (5% of their 2009 earnings) AP

Great Pic/Cartoon

Man! I'm so glad Rachel is on our team!

Mama Grizzly unhappy with her cub's choice?

Health Care Reform Small Business Tax Credit Kicks In

Chris Moon, US Army, Afghanistan, 20 years old, has died of his wounds

Chris Moon, US Army, Afghanistan, 20 years old, has died of his wounds

Right Wing Rallies Around Tea Party After NAACP Condemns Movement For Harboring Racists

Oh no..CNN is showing the LA animal shelter again and my dog is going

NRA: CONGRESSWOMAN

Researchers create 'lesbian' mice by deleting a single gene (FucM)

Why Capitalism Fails

Why Capitalism Fails

Vatican revises its rules on clerical sex abuse

Sacramento Mom Goes To China To Find Donor For Daughter

University of Michigan students call on President Mary Sue Coleman to quit Johnson & Johnson board

What do you think will be Cheney's last words?

What do you think will be Cheney's last words?

Brief for 9 states backs Arizona immigration law

Public sector workers paying more of their health care costs

I WANT MY DAMN COUNTRY BACK !!

I took a few months but she joined a union in a right to work state

Which statement is most true?

I know we're not supposed to give medical advice on DU but mods please, just this once.

I know we're not supposed to give medical advice on DU but mods please, just this once.

Every now and then it needs to be said. I love Democratic Underground.

An apology to DU

A knuckleballer, a minor league team, a foreigner, a woman. Go Eri!

Everybody should watch this video. The case against prohibition

The Man Christ Jesus (666) to Transform Himself in 2012

Illinois teachers are getting the UAW treatment now. Look how overpaid they are. Oh, my

I love my small bank

Mandatory Thursday Malloy Truthseekers check in!!

Fraud gets ex-Obama, Clinton fundraiser 12 years

WARTS: White Angry Republican Teabaggers

ROVE To OBAMA & America: "Relitigate The Past"

The oil leak has stopped.

editorial in my paper :Administration using oil spill to force radical energy policy

National Review Applauds Poverty, Blames Debt on Progressivism

Public Health PSA

Don't worry about Crash Cart

Salon.com buys TuckerCarlson.net after Carlson/DailyCaller buys KeithOlbermann.com

Dial Up Users - Check in

You know that set of before and after pictures of Meth users that

Dick Cheney Has No Pulse. Takes One Step Closer To Darth Cheney

Thursday TOON Roundup part 2

Paul Krugman:Redo That Voodoo

Ahoy at the World Trade Center! Ship discovered.

Is the Middle Class being wiped out in America? Here are 22 statistics that suggest it is.

Repub Melissa Hart leaves Car in Congress Garage for 3 years after voted out-LOL Pic

Repub Melissa Hart leaves Car in Congress Garage for 3 years after voted out-LOL Pic

Tea Party Express' Mark Williams: NAACP's Use Of 'Colored' Makes It Racist

The Crematorium of Empires

Argentinian Senate is minutes away from legalizing same sex marriage...

I Can See this coming to our cities for crowd control in no time flat

Being 10+ Years Into The 21st Century - Has The American Dream Changed & If So How?.........

Argentina legalizes gay marriage in historic vote - AP

Argentina legalizes gay marriage in historic vote - AP

job opening: sitter for old, sick, truly heinous person, to make sure electricity is on

Is the tea party racist ? AzCentral poll

"A Device." (A brief poem for Dick Cheney on a mechanical addition.)

Charter school cooks the books ("100% college acceptance" = fraud)

Charter school cooks the books ("100% college acceptance" = fraud)

Teabaggers have a lot of racist members but the NAACP & others needs to be careful...

I heard on WV TV news tonight that the WV governor is

Wasn't this new cap for the well supposed to just allow for more oil to be captured?

Bill Haslam is a racist fear monger

Mitch McConnell says because of the bad economy, "We'll get our groove back!"

The Friday Afternoon Challenge Question...on Thursday this week!

Massey Mine Workers Disabled Safety Monitor

Paul 'Cassandra' Krugman: Obama had only one chance to stimulate economy at sufficient scale

Joe Conason Reports ACORN Hoax Lawsuit On Salon.com

Bristol said there was WHAT?!1 on her bed when Levi proposed?!1

Bristol said there was WHAT?!1 on her bed when Levi proposed?!1

Rush Limbaugh defends iPhone 4 and trashes Consumer Reports without even reading their article/video

Apple fails showdown with Consumer Reports, plans statement Friday on iPhone 4

Pearl Before Swine on BP Yes!!

The Worst Little Whorehouse in Texas

BP Ex-Media Enforcer Speaking Out: "They Just Don't Know Who They're Messing With"

Fact: The 'Ground Zero Mosque' is not at Ground Zero.

BP Admits Lockerbie Bomber Lobbying & Will Begin Drilling For Blood Oil In Libya Within Weeks

"Should we not be debating whether America might be better served by going beyond capitalism?"

self delete.

The last Democratic Administration created 22 million jobs

Florida FCAT scores to be audited by subcontractor of testing company.

Dick Cheney and organ transplants

Kathy Griffin responds to betrayal by Levi Johnston.

What's really causing America's budget deficits? (chart)

22 Statistics That Prove the Middle Class Is Being Systematically Wiped Out Existence in America

15 year old girl caught stripping at a club for 2nd time...

Men accused of beating Porky Pig at theme park

U.S. Home Seizures Rise 38% to Record as Banks Process Backlog

Vatican: Ordination of women a crime equal to molesting minors.

Mel Gibson Tapes Have Been Edited, Expert Says (inadmissible in court)

How evil is Dick Cheney?

Tea Party Cartoon

GOP: No more help for jobless, but rich must keep tax cuts

Keith Olbermann Nominated For Emmy Award

Is BP ounce for ounce, more evil, more incompetent, more greedy, etc than other oil companies?

From 2002 - 2008, Feds subsidized fossil fuels $79 billion vs $29 billion for renewables

'Jan.-June warmest first half of year on record'....spin that faux

Quelle surprise !!!! Meg Whitman's ads aren't entirely truthful.....

New Poll Shows Americans Aren't Willing to Cut Social Security to Reduce Deficit

I just bought tuckercarlsonsucks.com and .net

oil has smeared at least 300-400 pelicans and hundreds of terns in the largest seabird nesting area

"Minority Report" billboards coming to Tokyo railway stations

Crist fundraising way up since becoming an Independent

Oooo that's gonna leave a mark. New study shows autism-like brain changes in vaccinated monkeys

22 Statistics That Prove The Middle Class Is Being Systematically Wiped Out Of Existence In America

the other paper in my county...read if you dare(new editorials)

Admissibility of Mel Gibson's tapes

HCA's Rick Scott still leading the FL governor's race. New Poll.

Geithner Opposes Nominating Elizabeth Warren To Lead New Consumer Agency

What was it that turned you against mindless consumerism/the rat race?

If the bush tax cuts worked...

Goldman not admitting fraud. I think I know why.

Keith Olbermann Nominated For Emmy Award

Do you have what it takes to be a DU moderator?

50-100 al Qaeda in Afghanistan. For this, young people die

N. Korea now boasts of sinking that S. Korean warship

If this young man replied to a help wanted ad, would you hire him?

How can people possibly say that they 'know' that extra-terrestrial craft do not exist?

UFO in China? (PIC and video) ---------------- from MSN homepage

Democrats Blame Senate GOP for Failure to Govern; Voters Still Blame Democrats

Gulf Seafood Gets Chemically Tested for Oil, Not Dispersant

Do you agree with this statement from the SEC, about the Goldman settlement?

Do you agree with this statement from the SEC, about the Goldman settlement?

Which of the following is the worst problem for America?

This Prosperity Train Doesn’t Stop

Americans Blame Bush, Not Obama, for Deficit, Jobs, Afghan War

Yes, Mel Gibson is a turd, but.....

On Cheney and "grave dancing" (warning: graphic)

Last night, I learned first-hand how spineless and pathetic this country has become.

Your feelings on the term "bankster"

Your feelings on the term "bankster"

Your feelings on the term "bankster"

Report: Gore Accuser Failed Lie Detector Test

BP oil spill: 'Mystery plumber' may be brains behind containment cap

How do you feel about the term "Cat Food Commission" being used for the Deficit Commission ?

I will be supporting and working for a progressive primary challenger to Obama in 2012.

We're in a deep depression and help isn't coming. Unemployment rate is the same as it was in 1934

We're in a deep depression and help isn't coming. Unemployment rate is the same as it was in 1934

Why don't wind generators have guards to keep wildlife out of those big blades?

The year is 1910 One hundred years ago. What a difference a century makes! Here are some

Watch the BP ROV Under Sea Cams...Thread # 34!

Poll question:***JULY PHOTO CONTEST*** poll 1

Google climate map offers a glimpse of a +4C world

Do you find it odd that people volunteer to be shocked with electricity (Tasers)?

Troubled Nurses Skip from State to State Under Compact

"All About Steve" really isn't THAT bad.

I am watching A Christmas Carol on Netflix after finding out about Cheney.

Dog and baby playing...guaranteed to make you smile.

Dilemma

it`s late so it`s time for the captain....beefheart that is....

Fawlty Towers, would you stay at this hotel.

I hate it when my spider sense starts to tingle..

Don't You Worry About A Thing/Too High

heh - Cowboy's Good Deed

I'm in Saint fucking Louis drinking Wild Turkey out of a paper cup

Hornby Island (BC)eagle Phoenix has died.....

Oh the irony- I put my underwear on backwards

Here's my Mad application.

Forget drunk driving-here's a case of drunk crocodile riding...

Waitress demands sick pay for boob op.

Would anyone care for some Frito's?

I had to give up religion for the bicycle

Museum of Jurrasic Technology. Ever heard of it?

The joke is on the Tea Party - original humor

Where do I post on DU to find a volunteer web site creator?

Anybody else looking forward to Fallout: New Vegas?

As someone who has shown an interest in graters, you might like to see our top sellers.

Would you take one for the team?

I need some help with a tax chart that was recently posted.

Anyone got a cannot fail hamloaf recipe?

How come it's easy to believe that if Paul McCartney had died, it couldn't possibly be kept secret

ummm, ... well, ... maybe it wasn't exactly like a real carjacking, ya know?

Virtual choir performs via webcam

Another superstar changing teams

Trouble with Flash movies in Firefox after updating past v3.6.4?

Oscar the Bionic Cat - received two prosthetic paws and is doing well

Porky Pig Assaulted at Great America

Men accused of beating Porky Pig at theme park

How many here shop at dollar stores?

Brilliant, dogged, and relentless folk - need your help to find a website I saw on a truck yesterday

Just heard the newest Mel Gibson tape...he is seriously nuts and needs professional help.

A book for anyone who cares about and/or lives with a dog/s

How many of these faces can you name?

Breaking: Apple releases modification kit to fix iPhone4 problems

Why can't Western scientists develop stuff like this?

50 chihuahuas, cats, dogs, pigeons, squirrels, chinchillas, beavers, and a fox found in Philly Home

Why do you want to be a DU mod?

I just figured something out.

I just got an Android phone after having an iPhone for almost 1.5 years and I like it better.

Cheney gets his heart plug. BP plugs an oil leak. Coincidence?

DieHard Battery vs. Gary Numan

If you get Scabies...

They won't let me visit my mom at the nursing home.

Rogue Mod

Tonight I Am Enjoying My Longfellow

I hate the latest version of iTunes

I told the boss, I was leaving on Monday....he hasn't spoken to me since

Capsule review: Terrence Malick's 'The New World'

Homeowner: Man tried to steal my beer

From Cracked.com: Alcohol, cocaine, pot and cigs.

A horse walks into a bar...

Breaking: Heart pump rejects Cheney

I started to watch Cagney and Lacey on Netflix.

Who was the Fifth Beatle?

Cool video. Jewel pranks a karaoke bar while in disguise.

This place needs a guitar solo!

Mel Gibson's star has been moved!

Are you a Mod or a Rocker?

What's the best compliment you've received?

1 dog, 1 deer and 1 ball

Post Your Favorite Cover of a hip-hop song that Features banjo!

Last 3 nights in a row, neighborhood assholes have been huffing nitrous oxide at side of my house

Today I am drinking Absinthe

I care. I really do care. I care what you have to say. I do.

Woman Confronts (suspected) killer of several cats.

The bride will wear Carolina Herrera. The groom will wear camo.

Evie Update: She's completely back to normal!

Mel Gibson vs. Christian Bale: The Inevitable Mashup

Second run complete. Dallas, TX to Phoenix, AZ

My boyfriend told all of the spawn they could paint their rooms whatever

I was sitting in the Love's truck stop in Las Cruces, NM yesterday

Australian bitten while trying to sit on crocodile.

I'll never forget what a very wise person once told me. And it changed my life forever....

A Prius is a...car. These are CARS.

100 of the best Movie lines ever..

Once Upon A Time, There Was This Mel Gibson

Ant problems?- the very best advice you will ever get

Anyone got a cannot fail meatloaf recipe?

First images of the CGI Yogo and Boo-Boo...

A missing colleague was found dead...

The 100 Greatest Movie Insults of All Time

Which DU'r Would You Elect President?

This link claims to analyze your written text & tell you what famous author you write like

Wave of anti-union repression in Panama

Israel navy begins efforts to stop Libyan aid ship

3 officers plead not guilty in Katrina shootings

Dallas-area mayor, teen daughter are shot dead

Argentina becomes first Latin American country to legalize same-sex marriage

Exclusive: Poll Tapes, Other Evidence Discovered Missing in Long-Disputed Arizona Election

UK refuses to grant visas to Iroquois lacrosse team

John Kerry: White House Afghan Strategy Unclear

Guantanamo papers: The UK's handling of detainees

My Biggest Mistake in the White House (by Karl Rove)

Foreclosures fall 5%

Iranian man claims US abduction

JPMorgan Profit Rises 76% on Cut in Bad-Loan Reserve

Toyota, NHTSA clashed early

Homes lost to foreclosure on track for 1M in 2010

UT strips Klansman's name from Austin dorm

BP lobbied UK over Libyan prisoner transfer case

U.S. hands over last Iraq jail but keeps 200 inmates

Most countries fail to deliver on Haiti aid pledges

US transfers last prison under its control to Iraq

Mehserle sentencing pushed back to Nov. 5

GOJO Industries cuts 150 jobs from Cleveland plant

Vatican launches crackdown on paedophile priests

Froma Harrop: Republican Voodoo Put Us On This Path

Political Animal: Economic Illiterates

African American Tea Party members also voted for the NAACP resolution condemning racist

Researcher Says Scott McInnis Lied

Ancient species discovered in Barrier Reef depths

Dem Money Spent To Bash Obama, Pelosi

Voters Say To Hell With Deficit Reduction, Help The Unemployed

Obama Lacks Leadership to Create Jobs: Sen. Corker

"We all know people like that, and they're all Republicans"

Oil hits Louisiana's largest seabird nesting area

I would suggest anyone on this forum that is unhappy with Obama.......

Arizona immigration law gets first big court hearing

Senate Clears ay for Financial Bill

What have we become? Did eight years of Bush turned us so badly

Politically, Obama Seems To Have His Biggest Troubles during Summers

Vatican Issues New Rules on Responding to Sex Abuse

No, Senator Hutchison, Private sector loans, not Fannie and Freddie, triggered the financial crisis

Talking down the economy... here we go again.. yes Rant in progress

What I hated about George Bush

New Quinnipiac Poll: Dems likely to win back Governorship of CT after 24-years of GOP rule

For what it's worth: Rasmussen has WI Senate race neck and neck

New Time Poll: In reality, not much has changed; 53 percent favor Obama over Bush (33 percent).

Scott Brown proves he's a COWARD!!!!!

DCCC

"The beatings will continue until morale improves."

US Senate sends Obama historic Wall Street overhaul

The Nation's Chris Hayes: Deficits of Mass Destruction

AIG Hired to Regulate AIG??????

President and Senate Dems should be insisting on a second stimulus package

Ship's hull discovered at New York's Ground Zero

Congressman (Conyers): Questions on CIA interrogations

Dem Money Spent To Bash Obama, Pelosi

Why have DU if we can't discuss policy? I will vote for President Obama in 2012

Cook Report Downgrades Vitter's Louisiana Senate Race To 'Lean Republican'

Heads Up: President Obama's FinReg statement at 4.45 p.m. EDT

TWO POWERFUL EXPLOSIONS ROCK ZAHEDAN CITY IN SOUTHEASTERN IRAN

U.S. switch to gas for heavy vehicles could 'save billions'

BP faces 7-year offshore drilling ban

California's Dan Lungren: Big Oil, Big Money

Court upholds D.C. same-sex marriage

Court strikes challenge to DC gay marriage law

Senate voting now on FinReg cloture.. update: passed 60-38

Senate OKs sweeping bank-reform bill; sends it to Obama

Toyota says acceleration probe far from finished

Pelosi Makes Nice With the White House

Should President Obama extend the Bush tax cuts?

22 Statistics That Prove the Middle Class Is Being Systematically Wiped Out Existence in America

22 Statistics That Prove the Middle Class Is Being Systematically Wiped Out Existence in America

Obama supposed to be losing support of white Democrat voters

Notice the center-right contempt for MSNBC?

Does the "Federal" Reserve operate in the best interests of the American people?

(US Rep) Blumenauer demands that Pentagon explain KBR immunity deal

Cheneys Grave will be flooded with pigeon shit 2 feet deep. Birds from 250 miles will come to shit

U.S. hands over keys of Camp Cropper prison to Iraq

TV networks reject controversial '9/11 mosque' ad

Apple Worker Said to Tell Jobs IPhone Might Cut Calls

Initial claims for jobless benefits drop sharply (46,000 in 2 weeks)

Climate data shows June 2010 to be Earth’s hottest month on record

Minn. farmer accused of duping USDA on moldy beans (for needy Hondurans)

If the Obama Administration is smart they would start a MASSIVE!!! jobs program to cleanup the gulf

Meet your Republican Congress

Car Makers Push Back Against U.S. Safety Bill

This happened today too: Goldman to pay $550M to settle civil fraud charges

Mel Gibson Tapes Have Been Edited, Expert Says (inadmissible in court)

Obama heralds passage of "the strongest consumer financial protections in history."

U.S. automotive brands outpace rivals in new J.D. Power survey

Utah close to determining whether state resources used in immigrant list

New Mexico to host rescheduled cross-border governors' meeting after Arizona venue scrapped

Companies pile up cash but remain hesitant to add jobs

EPA Chief Calls for More Authority Over Dispersants

Arizona policeman challenges new state immigration law

Police officer versus governor in Arizona immigration court battle

House Speaker, The Hon. Nancy Pelosi, says: We will keep control of the house. Period!

Mass grave of communist soldiers found in Vietnam

Govt Says BP Must Pay Royalties On Captured Oil

Massey Mine Workers (Deliberately) Disabled Safety Monitor

Here's a sampling of media headlines on passage of FinReg.. for once a positive spin..

The cap stops the oil flow and the TV media is still saying BUT BUT BUT

STOCK MARKET WATCH, Thursday July 15

BP troubles deepen with Buncefield verdict

GM to offer eigth-year / 100,000 mile warranty for Chevy Volt batteries

CT-Gov: Lamont Leads All

Kansas: Tiahrt Gets Help, Moran Holds Lead

Rob Simmons downplays talk of Senate reentry

Barnes poised to win Georgia Dem nomination; GOP headed for runoff

McInnis refuses to pull out; Tancredo says it is 'a disaster in the making'

Obama to promote electric vehicles in Michigan

Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac sued by California (for blocking green financing programs around the state)

Sheheen holds money lead over Haley

Former President Clinton to headline July 25 Boswell fundraiser

Liz Fowler is the worst person in the world and why there is no PO

Breaking: BP SAYS THEY HAVE STOPPED OIL FLOW!!

"End of more than a generation of Washington hands-off admiration toward the financial industry"

Most Still Blame Bush

Cuts in Social Security Benefits would Negatively Impact Millions of Near and Current Retirees

Yes, I am an Obama apologist, but the man is getting things done

Roger Ebert said it all:

Al Sharpton: MSNBC is ALL WHITE ALL NIGHT

Vets charity allegedly funneled donations to Minn. Republicans

GOP: No more help for jobless, but rich must keep tax cuts

Time Poll 2012: Obama 55, Palin 34

Greenspan Says Lawmakers Should Let All Bush’s Tax Cuts Lapse

Siena Poll of NY Gov/Senate: Dems have double-digit leads

Racism and the GoP

To Protest Hiring of Nonunion Help, Union Hires Nonunion Pickets

Advocate for Guantanamo prisoners' rights dies

Goldman Settles With S.E.C. for $550 Million (Largest Ever Against Financial Services Firm)

"He's Not Perfect....!"

Alvin Greene's Embarrassing Cash Haul: Only $1,000

Obama Is Talking Jobs. Is Anybody Listening?

June Earth's hottest ever: US monitors

Holocaust survivor's dance sparks controversy

At the risk of some early grave dancing, consider this scenario:

Politico defends Obama from "immature", "impetuous" left

Obama Hires Former Wellpoint Exec

This has been a huge day for the President and for Democrats.. mark this day on your calendar..

As promised by Obama & Congressional Dems, here comes preventative care with no copays

Can we all agree, for the love of Goddess,

DONE DEAL Senate Passes Financial Reform (updated)

Lawyer: Some CIA interrogation tactics not OK'd

Consumers Union: Financial Reform Bill a “Game Changer”

Americans Really Don’t Miss President Bush

Americans Really Don’t Miss President Bush

U.S. paid Iranian nuclear scientist $5 million for aid to CIA, officials say

A review of the debate and reality of the first stimulus package.

FDR's statement on the 1939 amendments to the Social Security Act of 1935

In Michigan, an Endorser in Chief

Highlights of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act

Kerry: Senate Finally Holds Reckless Wall Street Accountable

An incredible amount of accomplishment in 18 months

BP: New cap closed - no oil going into Gulf.

Fed Up with FinReg: Rooseveltians React (and it's not all negative)

Report: Gore Accuser Failed Lie Detector Test

Ezra Klein on "the underrated FinReg bill"

Argentina gives gay couples right to marry

24 multinationals move HQ to Shanghai

18th-Century Ship Found at Trade Center Site

Fmr. Sen. Hollings: Afghanistan Unnecessary -- Trade War Necessary

Honduran women reject US military presence

Gotta love Dylan Ratigan. Such a good progressive soul

LA judge dumps $2.4 million judgment against Dole

Weekly Jobless Claims Fall to the Lowest Level in Two Years

Krugman: Carter, Reagan, Revenue

Is this still a DEMOCRATIC website?

Catholics angry as church puts female ordination on par with sex abuse

MSNBC: Dylan Ratigan

Dick Cheney Likely Has End-Stage Heart Disease

Very detailed overview of The Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act

Tim Geithner Opposes Nominating Elizabeth Warren To Lead New Consumer Agency

Lawyer Stewart Gets 10 Years for Aiding Terrorists

Presidential Purity: Never Has Happened, Never Will. Welcome To Reality.

Unemployment Extension Wednesday, July 14, 2010-Gov Manchin

The Church - Under The Milky Way

Arab TV Airs Video of Times Square Bomb Suspect

Hippies in Brazil?

Free Republic: Sedition on Parade

Charges in Police Killings Just a Start

Destroyer of the Public Option

BLACK AND WHITE

Unemployment Extension TEA PARTY - undercover racists Wednesday July 14 2010 HR 4213, HR 5618

Pete Seegar...Bring Em Home..

Sarah Palin Hires a Writer

RFK, Jr. - Media Failing on War Coverage

These Are Fine Wonderful People Who Happen To Carry Guns In The Cars! Tea Party Debate pt.1

Nancy Pelosi Goes After Gibbs, White House & Iroquois Lacrosse Team Gets Screwed

"They Are Never Going To Get In My Head"

Star Wars in New York Subway Car!

H.R. 5663, Miner Safety and Health Act of 2010: Stanley

Slavery in the 21st Century: The Prison-Industrial Complex

Alan Greenspan Says Bush Tax Cuts Must Go

Ban The Burqa!

Benoit Mandelbrot thinks we're all screwed

Drill baby Drill (Sarah Palin song)

The MYTH of the Liberal Media

Senate passes financial reform

The war on the poor is for the birds

MOMENTO DE LA APROBACIÓN MATRIMONIO GAY EN ARGENTINA

A man shakes up the BP hearing with a song - BP Blues

Bag Of Pennies Dumped On Governor Candidate As "Tip"

What if the Tea Party was Black?

Excellent: Interview with Hot 4'11" Videographer From BP Oil Spill Ambulance Fiasco

MSNBC July 15: Matt Simmons still says BP covering up MASSIVE HOLE miles away, cap test is "absurd"

Dick Cheney Has No Pulse!

Michelle Bachmann - A Walking Breakdown

Think Progress - Teaparty Racism video

Young Turks w/ ihavenobias! Skinhead Obama Assassination Planner Wants Tattoo Removed

TYT: DU's own Ihavenobias behind the desk to discuss Obama poll results

Bachmann - Because of Obama, your daughter will have to buy an iPod every month for 45 years

Thom Hartmann - The burqa...free expression or the ultimate tool for bankrobbers?

How the Sneaky Hands of the Big Banks Are Working Overtime to Rip You off

The G20 Plan for Prosperity: Rubber Bullets and Shredded Social Safety Net

My Biggest Mistake in the White House (by Karl Rove)

Elena Kagan's first amendment moment of truth

(BBC) Internet has 'not become the great leveller’

The U.S., Argentina and gay marriage

Provisions of the Financial Overhaul Bill

Amnesty: North Korea's crumbling health system in dire need of aid

"Photos That Make the Rude Pundit

'Soul Of A Citizen': Village Politics -- Rebuilding Engaged Communities

MAD: it's still with us.

A Humble Question,

Cuba redux: Pressure builds to change a failed U.S. policy

Hollman Morris....Says Patriot Act Visa Rejection for "Terrorist" Activities "Puts My Life in Danger

Unemployment Extension: Guess What A Senator Makes Yearly

Drill, Gamble, Loot, Starve: The Chamber of Commerce, the GOP, and the Politics of Plunder

Petraeus’s impossible mission in Afghanistan: armed nation-building

Indians grab maximum number of H-1B visas

Boehner: Wall Street Reform Should Be Repealed - TPM

It's Done! Obama To Sign Wall Street Reform

Has anyone else had a thread go missing

The Chamber of Commerce gives corporations "all the deniability they need"

If you want to raise the deficit, vote Republican in November

Hey Mitch McConnell, Bush Economists Said Tax Cuts Did Grow the Deficit

Apple to Introduce The 'iDuct Tape'

At 90, a top environmental policymaker in the Nixon White House looks ahead

Cuts in Social Security Benefits would Negatively Impact Millions of Near and Current Retirees

Charter school cooks the books

Tim Geithner’s Ninth Political Life

Goldman's Win (Felix Salmon)

My Biggest Mistake in the White House (by Karl Rove)

Revenge of the Bush Department of Justice: Phony Scandal is Legacy of Politicized Hiring

Kerry hints at Afghan war being a 'lost cause'

Krugman: Carter, Reagan, Revenue..,No, the Reagan Tax Cuts Did Not Pay for Themselves

Iran could spring a nasty surprise

Angle: Her campaign is ‘God’s calling’

22 Statistics That Prove The Middle Class Is Being Systematically Wiped Out Of Existence In America

Kentucky Senator Jim Bunning says George Steinbrenner was 'smart' to die now to avoid estate tax

The NRA Protects A Potential Serial Killer

Why financial reform might not work as intended

The revolving door spins faster on healthcare reform

Portland Oregon Mayor pledges ban on plastic grocery bags

N.C. chef Vimala Rajendran tells how cooking can save a family—and build a food ecosystem

Drumbeat: July 15, 2010

How We Subsidize Fossil Fuels

Support Academic Freedom. Stop Denier Intimidation!

Massey Mine Workers Disabled Safety Monitor

The Oil Drum: Testing Program, Offshore Wind Photos, Dispersants

Since 1980 Some UK Fish Species Have Moved Up To 250 Miles North; Plankton Mix Changing

60 Miles Of Britain's Longest Canal Will Close To Boaters Because Of Drought - Independent

BP Buys Verenium Biofuels Business

NSIDC - Arctic Sea Ice Extent In June Lowest On Record For Month

WA Wild Oyster Reproductive Failure Now In Year 6 - Puget Seawater Acid Enough To Dissolve Larvae

Bechtel, B&W unite on mini-reactor work

10 of the smallest homes in the world

Breaking: oil has stopped gushing into the Gulf of Mexico

Saving the Tsongas National Forest - A Reply from My Senator

Solar and Nuclear Costs – The Historic Crossover; PV Now Cheaper Than Nuclear in North Carolina

Behind China's 2,000 Years Of Rebellion, Collapse & Invasions - Climate Coolings, Study Argues - AFP

NOT counting the Heat, Which other team has won the biggest so far in Free Agency?

Warriors sold for record $450 million

Look >>

Ripken, Orioles discussing return

4:00 AM-who needs coffee when you have *live* golf and... JOHN DALY'S PANTS!?!?!?

Interesting toon from Litton. Who is more evil? >>

Should the baseball game count for anything?

Clintons Will Have a Big Say in Haiti's Future

Most countries fail to deliver on Haiti aid pledges

duplicate

Chávez asks Venezuelan Foreign Ministry to review agreement with the Vatican

4.5% growth estimation for Latin America in 2010 (CAF).

Filmmaker Don North Examines El Salvador’s Past

Chilean poverty rate rises first time in 23 years

Fourth earthquake of the day hits south of Chile

What's wrong with this photo?

U.S. ballet dancers to perform in Havana

Cuban leader, former Panamanian president meet in Havana

This is hot: Panamanian court drops money laundering charges against former Nicaraguan president

Correa's brother affirms Ecuador is run by Venezuela (Spanish)

Chile: Mapuche political prisoners on hunger strike

Brotherly spat reaches Ecuador's presidency

Brotherly spat reaches Ecuador's presidency

Chile Raises Rate to 1.5% as Growth Threatens Inflation Target

Big Ten Title Game at Lambeau??

LA judge dumps $2.4 million judgment against Dole

Honduran women reject US military presence

Guatemala 's justice gives 38 years in prison for murderers Rosenberg

Venezuela Starts Its Own "Zero Hunger" Programme

the FARC's tentacles in Venezuela (Spanish)

Journalist asks Supreme Court for protection (Panama)

Cuba frees prisoners, but Fidel steals spotlight

INTERVIEW: Point-counterpoint on guns in restaurants (Virginia)

Appeals Court reinstates conviction of domestic abuser for firearm posession

Swirling Array Of Gun Constitutional Issues At The Federal And State Levels Overwhelm The Senses

Argentina passes same sex marriage:

Breaking: Court upholds D.C. same-sex marriage

Divorce Ban Pranksters To Start Collecting Signatures For 2010 CA Ballot

DADT, 2K1 Style: The Army's LGBT Policy Comic Book

Lawmakers Push Immigration/UAFA

538.com: Approximately 250 million live in jurisdictions that recognize same-sex marriage

The Hill: ENDA Won't Make Senate Floor

Evolution of homosexuality in birds explained

UAW Says It Will Be In The Streets Fighting For Social And Economic Justice

July 15 Today in Labor History 116-day strike that shutters nearly every steel mill in the country

‘Something Needs to Be Done’: Massey Mine Survivor Testifies Before Congress

Picketing Of Toyota Dealers Is Part Of A UAW Effort To Organize Toyota- 07/15/10

Trumka tells AFT: Stand together, march together, vote together

Time to Fulfill the Promise of the National Labor Relations Act

Report from Arizona: Immigration and Workers' Rights

Trans Woman Booted From Country Club

Buen Provecho!

Poll question:***JULY PHOTO CONTEST*** poll 1

Poll question:***JULY PHOTO CONTEST*** poll 2

Old dairy and other stuff

Human Brains "Evolve," Become Less Monkey-Like With Age

Crunch time for NASA's space vision

Poop Study: People Have Friendly Gut Viruses

Guatemalan King's Tomb Yields Mayan Secrets

A Puzzling Collapse of Earth's Upper Atmosphere

Israel's nuclear program implicated in U.S. investigation

Israeli report: The cost of occupation

MESS Report / New cars, a sign of West Bank good life

The NRA Protects A Potential Serial Killer

Some advice please

Wow, this GD thread

A pile of gratitude-light for this interesting person, please.

Looking for authors, bloggers, healers, practitioners, others whose work is focused on wellness

It’s HOT! The Unexpected Joys of Hot Flashes

Vatican issues new guidelines on sexual abuse cases

How did it become "Jesus died for our sins" instead of "Jesus died because of our sins"?

Don't Shove Your Religion Down My Throat

This is heartbreaking

Five Commandments of Ayn Rand Worship?

Hey, Chamber of Commerce, it's a 2 way street.

Economics Behaving Badly

Mortgage rates at historic lows

Kunstler paints the Hudson River industrial ruins

Shadow Housing Inventory: Two Houses for Every One for Sale

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