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Archives: July 17, 2010

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

Colleges With The HIGHEST Loan Default Rates

This Pig Speaks For Me

Alabama’s June Unemployment Rate Drops to 10.3% (news release)

Alabama’s June Unemployment Rate Drops to 10.3% (news release)

This is not the Onion. This guy is serious. There is no Solar System.

Did Wal-Mart buy out NBC?

Judge sentences US civil liberties lawyer Lynne Stewart to 10 years

Why wouldn't Obama appoint Elizabeth Warren?

Bill Gates: Let Retired Teachers Eat Cat Food

Pentagon Spending on the Chopping Block

Senate panel votes to cut $8B from defense

Lack of Budget Action Worries Pentagon

Driving and drugs don't mix....

Factbox: A look at the costs of Afghan war to U.S. taxpayers

Driving a Toyota complicates coverage of Missouri incentives for Ford

IMF tells Japanese government to raise consumption tax despite election defeat

Deficits of Mass Destruction

Chamber Poll Makes Case for Stimulus Over Deficit Reduction

How to explain our current economic system in a single paragraph

How to explain our current economic system in a single paragraph

How to explain our current economic system in a single paragraph

Protecting rotorcraft

Are those "Insergents" people we should always be killing off?

Culture Wars in the Classroom: Texas Voters Call for a Cease-Fire

Culture Wars in the Classroom: Texas Voters Call for a Cease-Fire

Republican....oh, I'm sorry, Tea Party idiots protest Pelosi in RI

A belated thanks from Alabama

DoD Buzz: The Great Engine War Is Over (for the $243 million dollar F-35)

Tea Party Spokesman: "It's impossible to be a member of the Tea Party and a racist"

Financial Reform Bill Gives Geithner Sweeping New Influence Over Regulation

My Rant .... Fox News Lies But They Still Get The Job Done

Here we go again...Another teenage girl wants to sail solo around the world

Here we go again...Another teenage girl wants to sail solo around the world

WikiLeaks founder: Site getting tons of 'high caliber' disclosures

Obama Frees CIA from Its Watchdog Inspector General

Banksters eyeing new shakedown tactics

Banksters eyeing new shakedown tactics

A new Teabagger queen?

A new Teabagger queen?

GAO report outlines latest EFV struggles

NATO not winning Afghan hearts and minds: poll

Dateline did a show on how the mind works last night. Did you see that?!

Job choice questions

Has the US Navy outsourced the Blue Angels?

Women priests and sex abuse not equal crimes: Vatican

who has had new carpet installed? QUESTION???

Anybody else remember what happened in the Senate in 2003 during debate on tax cuts for the wealthy?

Anybody else remember what happened in the Senate in 2003 during debate on tax cuts for the wealthy?

Seven Bragg solders killed in Afghanistan

I just called CapitalOne to activate the new credit card.

Republicans divided on the importance of an agenda for midterm elections

Liberal 'netroots' convention will test Democratic activists

A modest proposal on defense spending

A Teabag Scorned Is Not Pretty

Our Representatives... "Terrorists will learn Spanish and pose as illegal immigrants!!1"

Anyone else just see the report on MSNBC re; Obama's 3 days off?

Funds Stalled In Congress Amid Afghanistan Fatigue

Norah O'Donnell on MSNBC reporting Bristol/Levi are shopping a reality show around Hollywood.

"You don't get to 500 million friends without making a few enemies". Fincher's "The Social Network"

Good time in Maine for Obama, good news on spill

Democrats with Guts_Your "heroes?"

The Oil Drum: Still Testing, More on Imports, Discovery Channel, and More...

This is the speech Obama should give the weekend before election day 2012

I honestly think it is time for Obama to resign.......

buzzflash's excellent progressive marketplace is having a sale

(Air Force) Glitches deepen drawdown pain for some

$1.2B medical complex will replace Landstuhl

Torture Judge Bybee has ..."regrets". . .

Torture Judge Bybee has ..."regrets". . .

American Mormon church injects itself into Argentina's battle for same-gender marriage, PART II

General Discussion Question rank the following please

We get a LOT of fundraising calls from various Dem groups because we're RELIABLE givers

what is the GOP equivalent to a yellow dog democrat?

President Obama Calls Out Senate Obstructionists

Where do you get your facts?

Two more American soldiers died today in Afghanistan

Made this bumper sticker

Made this bumper sticker

Cat burglar apprehended in Southampton

I found this weird picture when I was looking thru Google

Simon Johnson: "Failing to appoint Elizabeth Warren would be the straw that breaks the camel’s back"

Congressman introduces resolution to protect citizens who videotape cops

Facebook security afficionados.

Mark Williams-Tea Party Letter To Abraham Lincoln-You Ain't Gonna Believe This!

Should the US end the occupations of Iraq and Afghanistan immediately?

A Dem for the governor’s race?

Prominent pastor charged with sex crime

Prominent pastor charged with sex crime

Prominent pastor charged with sex crime

would anybody with a brain fix this car?

Beck compares Michelle Obama to Marie Antoinette for her beach attire. O'Reilly laughs at him.

Governor purges database of innocents stopped and frisked by NYPD

Bank of America's No Human Contact checking account

2 Utah state workers may have helped compile deportation list placed on leave

Republican "Fiscal Responsibility" Remember the "bridge to nowhere"?

Sam Seder fans, Listen to Ring of Fire this weekend!

Both political parties and all the Senators like the filibuster rule just fine as it is

GOP strategy: avoid issues at all costs

JPMorgan CEO Dimon: "If you can't charge for the soda, you're going to charge more for the burger"

tell ya one thing, this story has NOT been a flavor of the week

BP buys up Gulf scientists (oh yes they are)

A couple points from Michio Kaku on CNN this morning re: Oil Disaster

How exactly are fiscal conservatives fiscally conservative?

Wall Street Is Laundering Drug Money and Getting Away with It

The new face of racism

Let the Hatred Commence! Hate Mailbag for December 12, 2001

Obama will pull out of Afghanistan for economic reasons: Gul

Congress To Consider Ban On Paddling

Quote of the Day: Still Ruled by the Rich

Neo-Nazi Minuteman hunts Arizona immigrants

Breakthrough Achieved in Explaining Why Tectonic Plates Move the Way They Do

This is for those who think cops get to many raises and have to many benefits

Who says the little guy never wins?

I want, I want, I want............

America: Hooked on War and Getting Poorer

Quite Possibly A Stupid Question

Judge rules Stolen Valor Act unconstitutional

The Blue America "Build a Boehner Billboard" Contest


Are orange people intellectually inferior?

More Free-Trade Agreements Coming

Immigrant deaths in Arizona desert soaring in July

Support for Afghan war dwindles; Webb calls for clarity

"The Intelligence Industrial Complex Prepares for War"

The 'Fuck a Vet' program is going very nicely, thank you.....

Why does NOM (National Organization for Marraige) not properly

Matthew Rothschild: Hate Mail on the Issue of Patriotism

OMG! Joe the Plumber doing a stand-up act at the D.C. Improv.

OMG! Joe the Plumber doing a stand-up act at the D.C. Improv.

Appeals court upholds Wesley Snipes' sentence (over failure to file tax returns)

Electronic Card Check Could Be Substituted for Unpopular Legislation(conservative view warning)

SC observance recalls the black 54th Massachusetts (Sunday is the 147th anniversary "Glory")

For what it's worth, I hate that human/dog hybrid pic advertisement.

I will continue to advocate for health care reform as long as my friends have to hold

St. Albans police officer faces another brutality charge

Dick Morris, the Man with the Merdus Touch, craves a CAPTION!!!!

Home loss leads to job loss for veteran federal air marshal

Former Missouri County Chief Deputy Charged with Civil Rights Violations

FBI probes allegations of West Covina police civil rights abuses

What is the most effective place to give pro-choice money to?

Mourners salute fallen soldier (link to original post ‘It's OK, Eddie. Dad's here.' )

Facts on Financial Reform -

Supression of free speech at Left leaning blogs, 9/11

Greenspan Calls for Congress to Let All Bush Tax Cuts Expire

Ron Paul on Food Safety - Just die (updated)

Man Shot With Taser Died of Lacerated Spleen

Horndogs and Tweakers in Blue Round Robin

Family to get $3.5 million in death of man restrained by sheriff's deputies in Moreno Valley

The Financial Regulation Vote Shows That While Americans Should Be Angry, The GOP Is Not... HuffPo

Want to Know How to Help Solve Immigration Problems?

Police Rescue Bear Stuck In Tree

Heavy rain, hail, flash floods, lightning here in So. Az Yah!!

For the life of himself, Hannity can't find any racist teabagger signs

Embattled Brooksville police detective resigns

The GOP "Republican Heroes" website - Democrats (of decades/centuries ago) hate black people theme

Miami GOP House candidate David Rivera accused of domestic violence (Rubio's pal)

Krugman finally gets it right — The Republicans as crisis-creators

I still want to know about that double plastic bagging for oil blobs

Frying plan argument leaves 2 injured

Elementary school teacher rubbed holy oil on students

Elderly man sues city over K-9 dog attack

Happy Hour Roundup: Vitter apologizes to Maddow

Of mental illness, culpability, and star stuff: Mel Gibson.

Warning: Identity theft rip-off.

Possible Cause of Death: Privatization

The NRA Protects a Potential Serial Killer

What would DU look like without moderators?

The latest in the "Crime of videotaping the cops" news

Here's the latest Human Rights Watch Report on Afghanistan, for anyone who's interested

El Presidente for Life opens Simon Bolivars' tomb.

The wingnuts have a Fact Machine.

Sundance Channel is showing "Monterey Pop" right now if you're interested.

Condoleeza Rice

After 38 years, 'Price is Right' Contestant Solves the System

so....I was looking for a t-shirt...what I found under "Political"...warning-not nice words.

How dumb do you have to be to vote for a Republican?

"He also said about were not for it? you had amendmets to it"

Spain legalized marriage equality on July 3, 2005

Teabagger racism

Idaho authorities rattled by snakes in apartment

Adventures in American Government stupidity - Hong Kong Consulate

2 cops indicted for alleged illegal search-and seizures plead not guilty

Fantastic anagram: ANGLE is an ANGEL!

Louisiana reopens Gulf waters to sport fishing

Here is a snapshot of DU at about 10 weeks old..

White man car bombs a bank on US soil, but its ok he is white and he had a reason

State Department continues to deny visa to Human Right Watch winner!

Congress exempt from Civil Rights Act

Biggest Medicare fraud bust did NOT occur yesterday. It was on fmr Sen Bill Frist's family business

For wife of jailed Toyota driver, anger, regret (Koua Fong Lee)

For wife of jailed Toyota driver, anger, regret (Koua Fong Lee)

At $1.6 Million Per Person Annually, Medicaid Spending Draws Scrutiny

Obamas enjoy family vacation in the great outdoors.

McCaskill lashes out at national and local Republicans, calling them 'hypocrites'

Newest Horsey cartoon....

DUer SargeUNN's radio show streaming NOW

Another Betrayal Against Women's Reproductive Choice by Obama - it just does not END

Grandmother traumatized after traffic stop by Chicago police

Officials, Friends Mystified by Mayor's Murder-Suicide

DC’s spy establishment in panic mode over Washington Post expose

The Game: Backlash

For Sale: A House So Big You Need a Segway to Get Around It

For Sale: A House So Big You Need a Segway to Get Around It

News Crew Tests Alabama Beach Water, One Sample Explodes

The Katrinafication of Obama continues via CNN: "Vacation brings rest, relaxation and rebuke"

Metallurgist/Jewelers/Metal Smiths: I have a question about gold.

Metallurgist/Jewelers/Metal Smiths: I have a question about gold.

Newsweek Cover: RETHINKING AFGHANISTAN - "We're Not Winning -- It's Not Worth It"

Tea Party's reaction to racism allegations mirrors the reaction of Ronald Reagan

When the last Republican has abandoned Beck, here's what his revenge will be

Yet Another Right-Wing Talking Point Eviscerated By The NON-PARTISAN CBO

How Wall Street Starved Millions and Got Away With It

1,200 Russians drown in June - HEAT, drinking, and most sadly kids (6 this week)

Unlikely Tutor Giving Military Afghan Advice

Unlikely Tutor Giving Military Afghan Advice

Excellent analysis of the Creation “Museum”

Guess what? Joe the Plumber IS the mystery plumber, just not that one...

At this point Foreign Deaths happening to Foreign people in Foreign countries are not our problem...

Widespread oyster deaths found on Louisiana reefs

Michele Bachmann attacks Sheila Jackson-Lee over Tea Party comments

Family letter: Dean Smith having memory issues

Bush Spent 487 Days At Camp David, 490 Days At Texas Ranch

Obama standing firm against the reproductive rights of working-class women...

Toronto's 'Officer Bubbles' gains web notoriety, Arrest threat video goes viral

Iranian Scientist Would Not Play Curveball - by Ray McGovern

The Black Death, the great equalizer

'Just because you're rich doesn't mean you're smart...' (Gerald Bracey)... How Bill Gates received a

Why does one thing seem so difficult for people to understand and accept?

Alan Grayson:Lies, Damned Lies, and Rupert Murdoch

Harlem principal got tenure after deadly beach trip where student Nicole Suriel drowned

Let me see if I'm understanding this.

Sunday Talk Shows

Roads to Ruin: towns replace pavement with cheaper gravel to save $$$

The consequences of conservatives winning in November & why we MUST defeat them!

You are a contemporary man on the go - what kind of stylish car do you want?

Earth is much younger than previously thought

Another Good Pic/Toon

John Edwards, the Movie

Cash-strapped U.C. Stanislaus paid Disasta From Alaska $75K for 40-minute "speech." Cha-CHING!

OUCH... Here's A Liberal Rant For Ya...'There’s No Crying in the Oval Office' - FDL

Fourteen women, three men and a Seeing Eye dog took a peek at my junk the other day…

Is there enough Gold to satisfy the gold binge?

April 16, 1963

Gulf coast fishermen angry over oil claims ruling

Leaked Republican Plan To Save America

Frank Rich: The Good News About Mel Gibson

Not Giving Elizabeth Warren The Job Would Be The Straw That Breaks The Camel's Back

The Lexus Recall, a Harrowing Crash, and Suggestions for Toyota (survivor: my car nearly killed me)

The Lexus Recall, a Harrowing Crash, and Suggestions for Toyota (survivor: my car nearly killed me)

Best example of complete media invention - Stoning in Iran for adultery

Best example of complete media invention - Stoning in Iran for adultery

Jerry Brown = ally of Eli Broad, school deformer

The money the Dem fundraisers asked for this morning will now go to Planned Parenthood

Has Obama denounced the DADT survey yet? Is it time for me to eat crow?

John Boehner liquidated retirement fund

John Boehner liquidated retirement fund

Shocker: Conservatives have no taste for conservation, study finds

Shocker: Conservatives have no taste for conservation, study finds

Obama, Congress - one simple cut and you will free up TONS of funds for other purposes

The Scariest Financial Chart of the United States Bar None

"...Otherwise we will cut off the heads of your children and will set fire to your daughter."

How the Internets Beat Up an 11-Year-Old Girl..

Are you *really* in favor of full equality for gay people?

'Oliver Stone Under Assault Again'

There won't be a "progressive" candidate in the primary in 2012 to challenge Obama

Those who keep posting broad, hateful anti-cop missives - try reading MLK's "I Have a Dream" speech

Those who keep posting broad, hateful anti-cop missives - try reading MLK's "I Have a Dream" speech

Obey: White House Suggested Cutting Food Stamps to Pay for Education Program

15 Mind-Blowing Facts About Wealth And Inequality In America

Hello, Democratic Underground.

Mt. Lebanon woman sues after police detain her during epileptic seizure

I think it's time for a national forum on police excesses

Excessive Corporate Power and Class Warfare in the United States Today

Excessive Corporate Power and Class Warfare in the United States Today

Excessive Corporate Power and Class Warfare in the United States Today

Dancing with Mr. D

Re: Primarying Obama In 2012 (I'm Not There Yet) BUT...

Why cops should be videotaped: Sheriff's Deputy Accused Of Using Excessive Force

Boiling down Afghanistan, the Taliban and a speedier withdrawal:

Planned Parenthood's reaction to WH banning choice for women in high risk pools.

Yikes! Is anyone watching "Whale Wars?"

Angélique Kidjo with Buddy Guy - "Voodoo Child" (from the film "Lightning In A Bottle")

Buddy Guy, Billy Cox, Brad Whitford, Mitch Mitchell - "Red House"

In case you didn't know: Yesterday, a new official Star Trek site launched.

Paul & Ringo reunite @ at Radio City Music Hall - "With A Little Help From My Friends"

Truth in Advertising: Best Meat Market Logo Yet

Herbie Hancock plays "Imagine"

Good morning - anybody have a good recipe for instant coffee? nt

Yuri Shevchuk - NYT article on Underground Soviet rocker born in a gulag

What page are you on

Hey - can I get a little help getting this to the greatest page?

I just became a foster mom to this adorable Pit mix.....

George, Ringo, Mick, BOB, Bruce, and Billy Joel: "I Saw Her Standing There"

Joan Jett, John Mellencamp, John Fogerty & Billy Joel: The Dave Clark Five's "Glad All Over"

self del


Mixed metaphors

Ever had a nice big chilled Florida mango?

Men... we're simple creatures... and actually very easy to understand.

This wasn't a bad song but the danciing was damn silly, also the stupid laughing.

how to use touchpad (specifically volume control)

The two Steves. They look alike?

Seriously... does the car you drive send a message to the rest of the world?

I never thought it would be ME asking for vibes... but I'm seriously losing control here...

Let's come up with some innovative ways to simplify the grammatical nightmare of English

I did not know Jackie Chan was in Cannonball Run.

Mark Lindsay & Micky Dolenz, "Teen Idols Las Vegas," perform duet of "(I'm Not Your) Steppin' Stone"

Is this sporting attire? -- the origin of John Daly's pants

Why is HBO showing Fred Claus and Four Christmases in July?

A Whole Chicken in a Can has changed to beta and I am not liking this


Tall sunflowers.

the concept of "spoilers" has no bearing whatsoever in my universe

Death to the Death Penalty

If you're anything like MiddleFingerMom, you react to your computer crashing...

Please - Please listen to me. It's really happening. Right now. Stay in your home.

So MUCH of life is just unnecessarily incomprehensible.

i really believe the people who own us and all the wealth are aliens and at some point will eat us


pour me out another phone

would anybody with a brain fix this car?

MiddleFingerMom is not allowed on ANY of America's nude beaches anymore.

somebody send mde fucking PMs

my NEW cat! SQUEEEE!!!

I had to ravish your capsule, suck you dry

holy holy, hold on to anyone

Musicians hung ... in the air (PIC)

If Marilyn Monroe lived in Saudi Arabia

My Weird and Creepy Pic from Cassadaga, FL

Mars ain't the kind of place to raise your kids

Dave Clark Five on Shindig - "Catch Us If You Can" (1965)

Whatcha drinking?

To my surprise, yes! One hundred stories high

people stared at the makeup on his face

how may replies before flames show up by the subject line?

What's for dinner?

Just because

Does anyone else watch "Last Chance Highway" on Animal Planet?

LeftyFingerPop: if they won't let you smoke at the gas station anymore,

There's a simple answer...

Quickie Intelligence Test

The New York Times in popular music lyrics

The duck tape fan club, yes I said duck tape.

What's the funniest videogame you have?

NO ONE will ever have MJ's presence onstage

It was so hot and humid at the Fargo Street Fair it felt tropical!

A homily to a certain food...

Woo hoo! Won $137K in Vegas!!!

Man, it's so disgustingly hot out

Are you nice to people who ring your doorbell at 10AM and try to save you?

Why MiddleFingerMom doesn't have to attend any more of those stupid company brainstorming sessions:

Heavy rain, hail, flash floods, lightning here in So. Az Yah!!


Any Leverage fans out there, full episodes on TNT.

The Most Important Animated Gif You Will Ever See Ever. Ever. Sit down, first.

Joni Mitchell or Judy Collins

I can do this all night, peeps.

Sundance Channel is showing "Monterey Pop" right now if you're interested.

Favorite luncheon meat.

Who earns $ 865,000 a day? a famous celebrity

Modernity and the changing roles of marriage

YoungerGreenKid took some more car show pics this year! (Pics inside)

"I-Write-Like" site "errupts online, authors scratch heads" - (only 50 authors in the cache)

Does anyone here sew?

I'm so bored, I am reading tabloid trash

Not ours but a cute kitty chilling out in July

You should really go see "Inception." Like, right now. (possible spoilers in thread)

My friend of over 40 years died this morning

Here's lookin' at ya! (warning, do not open if you suffer from arachnophobia)

Is "Inception" going to have a sequel? Expect SPOILERS

Duct Tape -- Is there ANYTHING it can't do?

After 38 years, 'Price is Right' Contestant Solves the System

What, to you, was the song that changed everything?

Another look...Mel Gibson's girlfriend definitely goads him =while recording him=...

how much is your rent or mortgage


Philosophy lessons learned from Television!

Anyone know an environmentally friendly way to get rid of wasps?

I may have to buy an American Car. I'd love anyone's input

Indian Health Care Improvement Act Made Permanent By Health Care Reform Legislation

Short List Emerges for Consumer Guardian

Has this place become an Echo Chamber now, where have all

My goodness, I asked a simple question ...'where have all the flowers

Remember when Mrs Vitter taunted Hillary?

Let’s repeal the oil spill and start all over!

Obama slams GOP for obstructing economic progress

GOP, Dems woo wary voters in bid to control House

Greater U.S. Military Aid Should Assist Israel's 'Tough' Peace Talks Decisions, Official Says

Saturday Morning Letter to my friends on the DU..

Oil cap update: Pressure tests indicate Gulf well sound..

Judge Orders AC Transit To Enter Arbitration With Union

Bloomberg poll: Americans Blame Bush, Not Obama, for Deficit, Jobs, Afghan War

Advice for Obama from Isaiah Mustafa (Old Spice Hello Ladies Guy):

Can you believe the gall?

They're going to call Obama a socialist for his rich vs. poor rhetoric

Conservatives & Republican leaders have "invited the epithets of the fringe into the mainstream."

Congress passes conflict minerals legislation

The night sky on fire: 2,000 firefighters battle inferno that blazed for 15 hours in China

Afghan Envoy Holbrooke and Senate in La La Land

Emancipation of Afghan women not attainable as long as the occupation, Taliban and “National Front”

Remind me again...why can "spending offsets" NEVER come from the war budget?

Ex-Officer Testifies in Military Gay Policy Trial

Zogby...Obama or Tom Selleck, Clint Eastwood

Detailed look at the new Wall Street Reform bill

Copper factory executives detained, county official resigns after water contamination/China

Women’s Role in Holocaust May Exceed Old Notions

Court OKs 2nd Gitmo prisoner's move to Algeria

Capitalism bastion Hong Kong OKs minimum wage law

Monterey. Down in Monterey. Any Boomers who are here on DU, check this out.

Why does the Gay community get shat on all the time? They voted

More of this, please!

Va. man back in US after weeks on no-fly list

Unemployment Extension Vote Scheduled in the Senate--Pass HR 5618!

Champion of UK burka ban declares war on veil-wearing constituents

Scanned fundraising letter from Senator Vitter bashing President Obama and unions

In polls and elections 35% will always vote against Obama and the Democrats.

Treasury Makes A Mistake – Claiming They Are Not Blocking Elizabeth Warren

Uzbek women accuse state of mass sterilizations

Okay, THIS is good.

Krugman: I Would Do Anything For Stimulus, But I Won’t Do That...

Uzbek women accuse state of mass sterilizations

NATO Soldiers Are Killed by Homemade Bombs in Afghanistan

Dengue epidemic threatens Caribbean, kills dozens

the difference between "Tea Party" types now and 40 years ago?

Breaking: Bush took 1 month off before 911

Come on Kathy Griffith this ain't cool leave the mans kids alone

Effective Immediately, Tea Party Express Is No Longer a Member

Enemies List -- always remember

Biden's 2008 presidential campaign gets hit with $219K fine

Here's why a primary challenge might not be as bad this time as in 1980

One thing lost in this whole flap about vacation & the Obamas...

Unemployment benefits expected to be reinstated with $34 billion bill

Did Bill Bradley's Primary Challenge to Gore Have Any Effect on Election 2000?

President Obama tries out the new Chevy Volt

25,400 Honduran immigrants deported from U.S.

Zephyr solar plane flies 7 days non-stop

Obama slams GOP for obstructing economic progress... (get used to this line of attack)..

Man with neo-Nazi ties leading patrols in AZ

Insurers Push Plans That Limit Choices of Doctors

Revealed: brutal guide to punishing jailed youths(UK)

Iranian Government Steps up Accusations Against US Over Bombings

BP: No sign of leaks as capped well nears 48 hours

Freepers Freaking out over Bush vacation time

Sen. Franken's Floor Statement On The Nation's Budget Deficits

Obama Casts Republicans as Party Of The Rich

BP oil spill: failed safety device on Deepwater Horizon rig was modified in China

Barney Frank Slams Kathy Griffin For Calling Scott Brown’s Daughters “Prostitutes”

The Sublime Brilliance Of Obama's Political Instinct: It's The TIMING Baby!

Iroquois passport dispute raises sovereignty issue

Marlene Dietrich - Where Have All The Flowers Gone?

Afghanistan violence soars

Mike Malloy - Tea Party Rant & Dance

Mike Malloy - Taxes: Debunking Republican Lies (Bill Maher Bonus)

Unemployment Extension SENATE Tuesday July 20 2010 HR 4213, HR 5618 - Filibuster is BS!

PRT ll Unemployment Extension SENATE Tuesday July 20 2010 HR 4213, HR 5618 - Filibuster is BS!

Goldman Settlement and Embarassing Journalism

Weekly Address: Filibustering Recovery & Obstructing Progress

Phon-a-thon for Unemployment Benefit extension this weekend

The Crazies movie trailer with Sean Duffy, Sharron Angle, Paul Ryan & more

Coburn throws roomie Heath Shuler under the bus to attack unemployment benefits

California Nurses Say No to Meg Whitman: July 15, 2010 NURSES ROCK!

Re-Education Camps (Public Schools) & PropagandaBuster

Unemployment Extension HR4213, We Got Nothing to Give You !!

G20 THUG Cop - 'If the BUBBLE Touches Me, You're Going to be ARRESTED for ASSAULT' - WTF?!


James Taylor - Millworker

Keith Olbermann's Tea Time: Tea Party Delusions Of Grandeur - 07/16/10

Boehner Compares Wall Street Bill to Killing an Ant with a Nuke

Candy Everybody Wants - 10,000 Maniacs w/Natalie Merchant

Unemployment Benefit Discussion

TYT: Should We Celebrate Passage of Financial Reform Bill?

Michele Bachmann Approves this Message

Grant Rogers - When a Fellow is Out of the Job

Teahadist Pastor Talks Taxes.

Obama: GOP Obstructing America's Progress

Republicans and Lazy People


Why are Christian conservatives so gay?

This is weird. Millions of shell fish washing up on the shores of Pakistan

Pete Seeger - Little Boxes

Christian Coalition's Ralph Reed and Sharron Angle Talk God's Plans For Her - The Perfect Couple

UFO Shuts Down Airport In China! Second Sighting This Week!

Free Republic: Racism on Parade

TYT: Racist Tea Party Leader Calls NAACP Racist

Unemployment Extension Saturday July 17 2010 HR4213, S3520, HR5618. Ben Nelson and Omaha Steaks.

Sen Franken's Speech On The Economy: Simply put, if we don't face facts, we can't do our jobs.

Jim Garland - I Don't Want Your Millions, Mister

Teahadist Terrorists march in parade with assault rifles to support Sarah Palin's candidate.

"Leave your job or we will cut your head off" -With violence on the rise, Afghan women are terrified

POLICE BRUTALITY - Jackboot Cops Taser Teacher Repeatedly While She Begs For Mercy

How Giant Food Corporations Are Giving Kickbacks to Schools to Get Their Products on Kids' Trays

Afghan Envoy Holbrooke and Senate in La La Land

Fixing Wall Street, Protecting Main Street

Poor Little CEOs

Iranian Scientist Would Not Play Curveball by Ray McGovern

Economic crisis and class struggle

The Further Adventures of Peggy Noonan

Our Planet, Our People are not Expendable! We Refuse To Sacrifice Life for Corporate Profits

Read it Now! It probably Won’t Last Long.

Unemployment Insurance benefits one of the most potent economic stimulants - Moody's - USA Today

Despite making wise financial decisions, most homeowners still face foreclosure

The right-wing rage machine unloads a frenzy of race-baiting

A conservative dismisses right-wing Black Panther 'fantasies'

Testing Waters or Not, Palin Wades Into G.O.P. Primary Races.

Hightower: Jobless Suffer While the GOP Helps The Rich Stay Rich

South of the Border: Reviewing the Reviewers

Financial Reform: Banks Already Looking To Profit From New Rules

BP, the Gulf oil spill and 87 days that changed the world

Crab Industry Workers Reveal Injustice of 'Legal' Migrant Labor

Why The Presidency Matters, And Why It’s Okay To Believe So

Women’s Role in Holocaust May Exceed Old Notions

Gulf Clean-Up Workers told they're working for free...

Unemployment Extensions and 99er Crisis -- a True Unemployment Rate of Over 28 Percent?

They Cast Out Demons & Burn "Witchcraft Items," and They're Taking Over Entire States

Republican lawmakers gird for rowdy tea party.

The tea party makes trouble with a capital T

Human Rights Watch: The “Ten-Dollar Talib” and Women’s Rights

Top 7 Gigs Lost By Famed Yankee PA Announcer Bob Sheppard

The 'recovery' takes a few more hits

The Good News About Mel Gibson Frank Rich

How American Right-Wing Christians Are Waging 'Spiritual Warfare' in Northern Iraq w/US gov funding

How long does a movement take?

The Homeless are like Bears

Obey: White House Suggested Cutting Food Stamps to Pay for Education Program

Good Left, Bad Left

First batch of endangered turtle hatchlings released into the Atlantic

Illinois Nature museum lab helps population of rare butterflies to take off

The Oil Drum: Still Testing, More on Imports, Discovery Channel, and More...

California anti-climate ballot measure could have global consequences

Alaska's Columbia Glacier No Longer Grounded - Floating Glaciers Produce Fewer, Larger Bergs

UN Report - Global Mangrove Forest Loss Four Times That Of Terrestrial Forests - CNN

NAS Panel - Right Now, Today, We Are Locking In The Climate For Hundreds, Possibly Thousands Of Yrs

WV Senate Appointee Will Not Support Cap-And-Trade - WV Audience Applauds

Zephyr solar plane flies 7 days non-stop (BBC)

Ranchers and Drug Barons Threaten Forest Once Ruled by the Maya

Too much of a good thing: Growth in wind power makes life difficult for grid managers

Has anybody seen this video. Millions of shellfish washing up on shores of Pakistan.

Woolly mammoth hunters helped change climate

World's deadliest snake- the inland taipan, discovered in a new range

How hot was it?

467 Endangered Sea Turtles Killed by BP Spill So Far

Scientists baffled by unusual upper atmosphere shrinkage

Author Of "Solar" - Ian MacEwan - "Americans Are Profoundly Bored W. Climate Change"

The Giants' Bengie Molina hits for cycle including grand slam!!

This date on baseball: July 18th, 1999

Will TO get signed this season in the NFL or is it his last?

Surprise Leader Steps Up His Pace.

First Thought at St. Andrews: Two-Putt

Representing a Nation Without Inserting Politics

Ooost hazen

Church punishes priest for soccer Mass

A big thank you to our dear, sweet Jesus. NASCAR's 15 minutes of fame is about done.

Clinton asks Jewish support to free worker in Cuba

Why Lift the Travel Ban to Cuba Now? (whacked Wall ST. Urinal article)

Cuba releases prisoners, will U.S. reciprocate?

South of the Border: Reviewing the Reviewers

El Presidente for Life opens Simon Bolivars' tomb.

Good Left, Bad Left

25,400 Honduran immigrants deported from U.S.

I consistently vote Democrat

Wow, Third accidental shooting this week in the same area.....

A Bit Of Brady Campaign History, 1979 "OMG, 50 Million Handguns"

NOM's Hate Bus Uses Fake Families

There are Conservatives who get it

Conservative VS Gay parenting is a poor comparison.

National Organization for Marriage: Direct Action Counter-Protest

City union rejects new retirement program; labor dispute headed to court

Today in Labor History July 17 Charles Luth was murdered & ships explode killing 322 (202 African-Am

AP: Former (AFSCME) Union President In Oklahoma Sentenced To Prison

NYT: Despair as Job Search Drags On and Money Dries Up

Report: NFL union serves league, commissioner, ex-union president subpoenas in civil suit

NLRB certifies WTAE union vote

NLRB rules against Grane Health Care

NLRB alleges unfair labor practices against Borgess Medical Center over nurses' contract negotiation

OSHA investigates N. Sioux sewer death

Atlanta-based NFL agents bracing for labor chaos

Kate Gosselin Targeted in New Child Labor Probe

convert to dng on import - using bridge - I do not see file extension for dng

YoungerGreen kid visited the 2010 car show and took some pics (X-posted from the Lounge)

A little discovery in my back yard

Astronomers discover an unusual cosmic lens

Undersea caves in the Bahamas

New Indonesian Undersea Volcano Pictures

Prozac Pollution Making Shrimp Reckless

Planet Found With Comet-like Tail

What's Next For The Final Frontier?

Who's afraid of the Palestinians?

A Quiet Axis Forms Against Iran in the Middle East

Uri Avnery: Israel’s parliamentary mob

Report: Clinton, Carter to visit Gaza to mediate Shalit deal

Robert Fisk: They're all grovelling and you can guess the reason

Mother of five killed by Israeli artillery fire close to Gaza buffer zone

Israel's proposed rocket shield.

The Illuminated Chakras

My garden is a happy magic, anyone?

Is Kevin Costner highly evolved, or what?

Lily Dale

The Illuminated Chakras

Music is Love or 528 hz

This is not the Onion. This guy is serious. There is no Solar System.

Donor 45: The weird world of AIDS "non-progressors"

Be aware of the scam. This one really pisses me off. I know a lot of people...

335 millions worth of fail

Unemployment Insurance - one of the best forms of economic stimulus, _ USA Today