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Archives: July 19, 2010

Today's PROOF that freepers ARE NOT ignorant head-up-the-ass bigots. You want proof, you've GOT it.

Taunts in a beautiful park turn into a fistfight, which turns into a gunfight. 20 shots fired.

St. Albans police officer faces another brutality charge

"Powering the Future" on Discovery Channel- presented by Shell!

Looks seem apt to play role in enforcing Arizona immigration law

Despite Allegations, No Prosecutions for War Zone Sex Trafficking

we turned the corner i think

A hidden world, growing beyond control - Post 9/11 Top-Secret World Report

Pentagon reworks disclosure rule for 'senior mentors'

After years of rebuilding, most Afghans lack power

Clinton Trip to Refine Afghan War Goals

Acceleration Accident after Toyota Recalls Performed (story & video)

Sometimes your accumulated karmic burden catches up with you

Google/State Dept. Photo Contest: "Democracy is..."

Alaska Rep. Young labeled 'rogue' in memo over gas tax plan

Buying friends: U.S. to unveil large aid package to win the hearts of Pakistanis

I wonder if Meg Whitman had her hands in this? Ebay being sued for 3.5 billion.

Shanghai Volkswagen boss dies in car accident

WaPo: A hidden world, growing beyond control

Insurers and Employers, Not Government, Limiting Choice of Doctors

Take a break and enjoy one of our wonders, Yosemite frazil Ice

Refudiate This Moran

Sound Familiar?

EMALS builder agrees to fixed-price deal

Austerity Clouds Outlook at Farnborough

Biden says tea party not a racist movement

Girl raised by Wolf Blitzer taken into custody

When I see someone dressed up like George Washington nowadays...

To Refudiate or Not to Refudiate, That is the Question

Future of weaponry seen in RoboSub competition

FAA denial is trouble for Idaho ($243M USD) F-35 hopes

Move Over, Climate Change Deniers

The Wash Post's Top Secret America: from your very own former insider

BP is British Imperialism

this organization is far from the democrats friends

this organization is far from the democrats friends

this organization is far from the democrats friends

A little help?

Grandiose Nazi airport becomes a wild and free park

Afghan Envoy Holbrooke and Senate in La La Land

1953 CIA Overthrow of Democracy in Iran, the Iraq War, Gulf Catastrophe. BP was there

Obama Gains Evangelical Allies on Immigration

Sarah Palin leads the GOP presidential pack for 2012

REFUDIATE VS TRUTHINESS

Homebuilder Confidence in U.S. Falls to Lowest Level Since April of 2009

Freepers and teabaggers who think before they speak

Howie Dean

Where are the Ideas?

This thread needs your help.

The Sum of All Fears? ....... What's really going on with the BP cap?

Most Afghans still lack power

Picture of a mess

Sharron Angle’s take on separation of church and state

Commentary: Kansas GOP offering a lesson in campaign extremes

Puppy mills spur call for new legislation in Texas

McCain: Paying Teachers is Pork, But Let's Cut Taxes for Those Military Contractors!

Obamas vein was popping out in his head

Pres Obama to speak about ReTHUGS holding

The July 2010 NABE Industry Survey: What Recovery?

If Democrats Repeal Bush Tax Cuts for the Wealthy, We Could Bring Back the Economy

School aims to re-teach civics with focus on faith (Mr. Glenn Beck inspired)

Ok..what do you guys think of this opinion piece by my Senator re:Moving Military to US

Army medic obituary in my paper got to me this morning...

Army medic obituary in my paper got to me this morning...

'Get the Taser. Get the Taser, Probe His A---' Death Sentence For Possession Of Drug Paraphernalia

In Europe is Hot, but in South America is freezer

Glenn Beck: Too Stupid to be a Dictator

Levi's Workshops (NOT Levi Johnston...lol)

Vitter Apologizes To Rachel Maddow

Attention: this is a joke

Of Course Politicians Don’t Listen to Ordinary Citizens. Why Would They?

Mr. Fish: Can't Wait to Celebrate!

Mr. Fish: Can't Wait to Celebrate!

Pete Bethune (Sea Shepherd) - full news conference - Video

What If He's Right? (Kunstler)

A rooster showed up in my yard.

The Rat visits McDonalds in New Zealand

I've got a police abuse op-Ed planned pretty soon, but first, I'm curious about something

Thom Hartmann doing great coverage of the financial picture. Tune

Two tropical waves worth watching

A letter to Secretary Arne Duncan

The Oil Drum: Should the Oil Flow Restart?, Lloyd's White Paper, and More...

Remember the paintings by Iraqi women I posted about back in March?

Are We Paranoid Enough?

2010 Sea No Evil Art Show Benefiting Sea Shepherd Conservation Society (Riverside, CA)

Robin Hood 702 strikes again

How long until Fox blames this on the left?

Holy Shite - M$Greedia has already started

Nationalism or Patriotism?

Fear of `resegregation' fuels unrest in NC

Refresh my memory: What pushed gas to $4/gal for Bush?

Obama's Highest Half-Year Approval Ratings in D.C., Hawaii

Join me in the fun refudiatethissarah.com is live. . .

The GOP won't support extending benefits even if spending cuts are made.

Ah commercialism, lovely commercialism

Milwaukee Brewers pitcher Yovani Gallardo says he would boycott All-Star Game played in Arizona.

A group of economists President Obama SHOULD be listening to:

China should cut U.S. Treasury holdings: economist

BP launches effort to control scientific research of oil disaster.

BP Oil Cap Drives Republican Lunacy Into High Gear

When money talks, ethics walk

Whats with the Pat Toomey banner ads?

Looks like the folks who thought Moqtada al-Sadr was a dead man walking 5 years ago were wrong

Looks like the folks who thought Moqtada al-Sadr was a dead man walking 5 years ago were wrong

Looks like the folks who thought Moqtada al-Sadr was a dead man walking 5 years ago were wrong

Housing prices & mortgages are far more tyrannical than taxes

We can't extend benefits, but we can build hospitals and dams in Pakistan

Breaking news: Obama to nominate Gordon Gekko to head the Consumer Financial Protection Agency

Editorial in my paper today-Neglected economic lessons from history

Olberman is on hiatus for 2 weeks, O Donnell is standing in for him

The Washington Post intelligence report

FYI, Will Marshall (Progressive Policy Institute) says he a centrist. Are NEOCONS centrist?

My twitter response to MSNBC on Palin tweet

I have to admit, I'm somewhat surprised at how much the GOP is playing the race card to bring down

Sarah Palin is the brevity of wit

Hot enough for you? Stores push summertime 'Christmas' sales

Halliburton Results Better Than Expected

EMT accused of ignoring dying NYC woman is killed

Glenn Beck Declares Obama’s Policies to be the Enemies of God

from interview with John Ralston Saul

Delete - sorry. nt

Conservative radio host Bill Cunningham developing TV talk show

Analysis: Will Missouri have a tea party victor?

Study Suggests Higher Cancer Rate Among IVF Babies

Has anyone had any luck getting Costco to un-discontinue an item?

FL Senate: Meek still struggling..

Progressives Fail because Progressivism is not Understood

Economists Call for Additional Stimulus

Non-binding anti-choice 'Personhood Amendment Ballot Initiative' on ballot in Georgia tomorrow.

Court grants bail to jailed ex-media mogul Black

Greenville Third Strongest U.S. Job Market

Teenage clothing store starts new maternity line called LOVE 21

Can someone tell me - does this video play?

Oil Spill Seepage: Rupture Reported At Top Of Well

Polls Find Wide Support For Jobless Benefit Extension

Gun permit allows quick access to Texas Capitol

Calling BS on Sarah's "heart stabs in the heartland"

We're totally screwed, aren't we?

Fundie Xtian Frauds: Progressive taxation is "unfair, unjust and unbiblical"

Press Release from Jan Brewer's Office

LOL!!! Repub Tries To Give Tea Party Away

Fiorina spokesman: it only makes sense for Carly to have two yachts

Shouldn't the President have been tougher on the Republican obstructionists?

Unravelling the Mystery of Massive Star Birth

Pence To Join Bachmann's Tea Party Caucus

Penny-wise & pound-foolish (CA early-releases prisoners)

Baggers imploding? Mark Williams Slams Tea Party Group For Kicking Him Out

Four Myths About Afghanistan

At some point we will not need the military any longer.....

It was Einstein who said that insanity is doing the same thing and expecting different results

C-SPAN As Red Pill: Camera Catches Senate Vote-Switching to Protect Credit Card Usury - OpenLeft

True or False: Anytime one suggests that any one branch

An Anonymous Government Official Doesn’t Want You to Know that Lockheed Works for NSA - EmptyWheel

Troktiko – Controversial Greek blog administrator is assassinated

Drivers Ed

"Ground Zero" Mosque

Elroy Jetson on Tweety!!!

A redditor is trying to send flowers to Elizebeth Warren

I tried my first e-cig last Friday

How I wish Rep. Morris K. Udall were still alive, fighting the good, liberal fight.

I know more people that are affected by the lack of unemployment than I know that benefit from the

"The American People" ---

The July 2010 NABE Industry Survey: What Recovery?

Mr Sam, of course, is a Republican.

Law.com:Toyota Headed to Court Over Prius Problem (defect in the anti-lock brake system)

Tea party group on defensive over blog about NAACP

I just returned from the racist Rally in support of Mehserle

Dem Congressman Rep. Walt Minnick rejects Tea Party endorsement after Mark Williams firestorm

North Carolina Tea Party goes after..... wait for it ...... The YMCA

TPMDC: Second Tea Party Group Distancing Itself From Mark Williams

Love most of what Ed Schultz says and does, but I really wish he would find some

An ENTHUSIASTIC Mike Pence (R-IN) simply CANNOT wait to get Teabagged by Bachmann's new caucus!

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California Highway Patrol officers prevent another Jim Adkisson from going on a murder spree

Republicans: stop using your children and grandchildren as an excuse!

Top Tens Page (edited)

Jesus... US Military Build-Up In Kandahar Will Bolster Taliban, Warns Security Monitor - UKGardian

Syria bans full Islamic face veils at universities

ok-i have to run to the store-who will be listening to Mike Malloy tonite?

Wonkette: Breitbart Has PROOF the NAACP Is Racist

Dodd Doubts Warren's Confirmability For Job Of Consumer Guardian - The Hill

NYT: Factory Defies Sweatshop Label, but Can It Thrive?

About this "Ground Zero Mosque"

Gay Slurs, Erotic Art: Sex Ed and Christianity in Montana

U.S. WAR DEPARTMENT - WARNING! Us vs. Them!

Watchdog group: Feingold has gotten few donations from financial services industry

Connecting the dots

Fascism Defined

An odd thing keeps happeneing in the Gulf when we hear spokesmodels expostulating . . . .

Need a Mortgage? Don’t Get Pregnant

Single-Payer or Bust for Mom & Pop Shop

Rebuild America With Jobs, Justice & Peace.....Aug. 28 march in Detroit

How's THIS for an idea that will resonate with the jingoists:

"Yet our distress comes from no failure of substance. " FDR, 1933

Exclusive: Religious group calls out Glenn Beck’s ‘warped gospel’, launches ad campaign

Nice photo, CNN. F'ing assholes.

So Lady Blah Blah used 'refudiate' a week ago

Glenn Beck: Too Stupid to be a Dictator (Must Click to See Photo-Shop Billboard Adapted from Tea Par

Mexican superstar called AZ gov BREWER (some despicable name)

Mexican superstar called AZ gov BREWER (some despicable name)

The SECRET GOVERNMENT Is Still Alive & Thriving

RI, Ariz. immigrant measures diverge on key points

RI, Ariz. immigrant measures diverge on key points

RI, Ariz. immigrant measures diverge on key points

RI, Ariz. immigrant measures diverge on key points

RI, Ariz. immigrant measures diverge on key points

RI, Ariz. immigrant measures diverge on key points

Joe Conason: New Yorkers reject Palin's blithering bigotry

Digby: Tea Party “Constitutionalists” Know Nothing About the Constitution

The New Abortion Providers

Rise Rebel Resist.

UP Law dean heads GRP panel in talks with MILF

The New Poor: After Training, Still Scrambling for Employment

The New Poor: After Training, Still Scrambling for Employment

Forget what Timothy Geithner thinks. We want Elizabeth Warren to police Wall Street.

One from the vault. How undecided voters make up their minds.

about about a test for all pols to prove they are human when running for office?

George Washington-Ben Franklin-Thomas Jefferson+Senate-DISAGREED With Palin-Explicitly Mention Islam

Four gas seeps have been discovered near BP's well

Steve Forbes wants no taxes and no regulations

Rachel - VooDoo Economics (George, Sr!!!)

A Popular Principal, Wounded by Government’s Good Intentions

NAACP calls city's police response racist

Byron Williams (Attempted to do a killing spree of liberals) was previously convicted of hit and run

Woah... 'Syria Bans Full Islamic Veils At Universities' - HuffPo

Flip a coin - the Republicans get their groove back.

The Warren Drama: Another Missed Opportunity? - Robert Kuttner/HuffPo

The Freep's Cesspool is one less today...

Wall Street: Goldman Sachs and Business As Usual

Wall Street: Goldman Sachs and Business As Usual

Wall Street: Goldman Sachs and Business As Usual

The Expense of Freedom

Exclusive: Christian group calls out Glenn Beck’s ‘warped gospel’

Exclusive: Christian group calls out Glenn Beck’s ‘warped gospel’

Mandatory Monday Malloy Truthseekers check in!!

The "Tea Party" Just Expelled a Racist Faction

Blacks in California Are Divided Over Marijuana Measure

Blacks in California Are Divided Over Marijuana Measure

A thought to cheer people up.

Well we may start to see a real change in

US Senate: Colorado Primary - Andrew Romanoff's Platform

Valerie Plame Wilson on The View today.

Is America broken beyond repair?

Is America broken beyond repair?

Schwarzenegger signs Ronald Reagan Day into law

That Noisy Coal Mine Alarm

How would you feel if you lived in one state and the Congressman from another state was working ....

How would you feel if you lived in one state and the Congressman from another state was working ....

What privatization should we embrace?

Reality Gap: U.S. Struggles, D.C. Booms - Politico

See Rachel re: Marco Rubio tonite!!!

Shark Week

U.S. To Spend $7.5 Billion To Rebuild The Economy.....In Pakistan

Why the housing industry will not rebound anytime soon

The Rude Pundit: We’re Here! We’re Queer! It’s The Rude Pundit’s Big LGBT Week!

Why didn't the Dems ever sue the Bush Campaign for "free speech zones"?

How would DU respond if Iran outlawed berets?

shizzzam!!!

Dems' convention will pick Gov. nominee (floor fight)

Seep in Gulf Likely Not Tied to Well, Officials Say

Any ideas who recommended Alan Simpson and Erskine Bowles for the

The GOP is much better at lying to stupid voters than we are......

Alan Simpson “Lacks the Temperment to Do a Fair and Impartial Job” on Deficit Commission

High-rise penthouses sit empty in downtown L.A., relics from a different era

Help me with a well thought out response to a friend's comment re: liberalism and Christianity?

Black parents give birth to "white" baby (tabloid story)

Education. I posted this as a reply,

Limbaugh struck deaf. Beck struck blind. When Palin loses her voice, it'll be a trifecta!

Here's a short song I wrote about teabaggers.

Bartering for your breakfast: One step closer to a local economy?

Amiri Told CIA Iran Has No Nuclear Bomb Programme

I got a question about Sheriff Arapaio

The Real U.S. Government: the National Security and Surveillance State by Glenn Greenwald

Sheriff Joe must be jealous that Fraulein Brewer and Neo-Nazi minutemen are getting all the press

Glenn Beck Tells Audience He Might Be Going Blind

Anderson Cooper is coughing up a storm tonight

What's In The Washington Post Story Terrifying the Intelligence Community?

Nouriel Roubini: "Global economy is headed toward a sharp slowdown. Fasten your seat belts."

Moonshine 'tempts new generation'

Small RANT over CSPAN

Spending Bill Will Not Have Money To Prevent Teacher Layoffs, Aide Says

Spending Bill Will Not Have Money To Prevent Teacher Layoffs, Aide Says

Why the Fed is Steering the Economy Into Deflation

Why the Fed is Steering the Economy Into Deflation

CNN: How Toyota lost its way

are you bored?Great resource on signing statements and other presidential papers...

Look What We've Done

Who Has Photoshop and a Dirty Mind

Tea Party's 'Uni-Tea' Summit To End Racism

Anti-HIV gel is declared breakthrough for women

Anti-HIV gel is declared breakthrough for women

What Kind Of A Nation Has The U.S. Become?

Which would you rather live in?

Holy Spicoli, I think my mother is an atheist.

iPhone 3G crippled by software update

Germany's Autobahn closed today for a PARTY!! (37 mile table- 3 million people)

Calling all Future Eaters: We can engage in civil disobedience or we can be destroyed

BP seeks to keep scientific research and data "closed off" to the public

Quarter Of American Bridges Declared Structurally Deficient or Functionally Obsolete

Protesters At A Wisconsin Taco Bell Allege Discrimination In Worker Firings

Glenn Beck may be blind within one year.

Glenn Beck may be blind within one year.

What's worse: Righties trying to out-nut each other or fundy Christians out-Christianing each other?

A graphic to keep on hand

Woman Pregnant With 2 Babies Due a Week Apart

When Adults Help Kids Flirt With Death

Glenn Beck bemoans 'politically correct world' that uses Braille on walls to accomodate the blind.

The President on same-gender marriage: "A triumph of society!"

Glenn Beck's Golden Advertiser Under Investigation

Glenn Beck's Golden Advertiser Under Investigation

Afghanistan: I am filled with rage and drenched in tears by what those who own my country have done

shakespalin

Republican candidate for Roy Blunt's seat calls those on public assistance "life-long parasites"

Republican candidate for Roy Blunt's seat calls those on public assistance "life-long parasites"

Wasilliam Shakespalin

Just---leave---Sarah----ALONE!

New Evidence Links BP to the Controversial Elimination of Protected Wild Horses

NewsBusters - MSNBC's Ratigan: Tea Party 'Full of Crap'. Cenk Uygur: [Bachmann] 'Queen of Crap'

Same-gender couples now legally recognized in IRELAND:

Republicans Are Idiots And Arguing With Them Is A Waste Of Time!'s Photos - Wall Photos

Drug Czar Warns of “Black Market” for Marijuana -- file under WTF (RE: CA legalization)

Tea Party Barbie

Businesses close in Arizona

I'm a little miffed at the government right now.

"patriotic" rich Americans renouncing citizenship because of taxes

Jury duty suck

I lost my neice early this morning

Why I'm working hard to support Democratic candidates in 2010.

BP photoshops fake photo of crisis command center, posts on main BP site

Howard Zinn's the Bomb

International Gay Rights Group, Opposed By GOPers, Wins UN Status

As Netroots Nation starts this week, some Democrats warn the liberals.

Michelle Alexander: US Prison System as a New Jim Crow (Prison/Industrial Complex)

Which statement about human evolution is closest to your own idea about it?

how do you characterize yourself philosophically?

Nobody Will Buy Bristol and Levi's Boring Reality TV Show

Thank You Rachel Maddow

Kathy Griffin fighting a battle of wits with an unarmed opponent

Kathy Griffin fighting a battle of wits with an unarmed opponent

Anna Chennault, Tom Ridge, Andrew Card, Newt Gingrich, Michael Kantor, Gen. Barry McCaffrey, all

Obama: 'It's time to stop holding workers laid off in this recession hostage to Washington politics'

"it makes sense for the (Carly) Fiorinas to be a two-yacht family" says spokesperson

seneca falls declaration of sentiments--july 19-20 1848

"The only truth is in my hands!" Please come CAPTION Head Wreck!!!

Attacking homeless people

Why doesn't either party talk about what really happened to the jobs?

Israel's Defenders Mobilise, Threaten

Batman vs. Predator

Don't Cats Get Bored?

I just found "Masterpiece Mysteries" on You-tube!

Yesterday I said Good-Bye to Mr. Tinkles/Amun/Katerchen

How do you keep from thinking about something you don't want to think about?

Wild Turkeys in my back yard

Wow....when they said there was an Olive Garden in Times Square....

Double rainbow song - has this been posted?

Ya want to know what really pisses me off?

Need tips on keeping cats cool in a hot stretch

Why you'll never see a pic of Blondie and Lucy playing

Deadliest Catch Fans: Nice tributes to Phil Harris at Discovery

Inception (NO SPOILERS)

Attention: this is a joke

Has anyone here used those self-applied hair highlighting kits?

Today I celebrate the 18th anniversary of my 21st Birthday!

I KNEW there was SOMETHING He'd forgotten.

A princess Kitty had a birthday today... (Lots of pictures Dial-up warning)

I was just eliminated from serving on a jury

2400 posts damn this took a long time

Watch Out! Bird Dive Bombs Customers at Local Shop

Random sadness is random.

"Lost" Star Matthew Fox Saddles Up For Country Life.

24 minutes and counting

Can I get an opinion from you all?

"Inception" -- Good Summer Movie

Lady Gaga "Alejandro"

Working out of town so I had my mailed stopped until I get home.

'Alejandro' Escovedo - Anchor

World's stupidest inventions

Drugs and popular music quality

Anyone else having trouble with G-mail?

I know it's Hitler, but, this is funny.....

Does anyone remember this-from 1967

The star of this clip isn't the gi-NORMOUS spider. It's the cat climbing up the videographer's LEG.

How about a game for the lounge? Sarah Swifties

Whats for Dinner....Me Hungry

Why do TV programers put really bad shows in between 2 really good shows

If you were required to have dual citizenship, of what other country would you be a citizen?

Is it gravedancing if

Dammit, I sprained my wrist today.

My Mother's alzheimers is really getting bad, she does not know anyone.

I tried my first e-cig last Friday

She came to me one night.

My sister says, "we teach people how to treat us."

A rooster showed up in my yard.

I watched Koyaanisqatsi this weekend.

True Blood: Franklin Mott's mad texting skills and more!

My Stupid Cocktail recipe rant

MST3K_BP...

WTF was I thinking, replying to a thread in GD?

Does anyone remember a cartoon in the 60s that had an

For your entertainment: some unusual advertisements.

The Blue Shadows - Deliver Me

Damn cicadas just carried off one of the neighbor kids.

What Is Your Favorite TV or Miniseries Theme Song?

Coming next to the SyFy channel!

Stories From the Road: The High Roller

How come when I am sick the cat sleeps on me...

Men, do you color your hair to get rid of the gray?

How affectionate is/are your cat/cats?

WOULD YOU RATHER see The Coyote eat The Roadrunner or Charlie Brown finally kick that football?

Did you ever hunt for these as a kid...or as an adult?

William Shakespeare's Thought For The Day - Special Sarah Palin Edition:

The Walking Dead: Full Cast Pic

What the hell is a Corn Hole Tournament?

it's a coming! (I hope)

So my sweet sister sent me a nook--need a summer reading list now.

So my sweet sister sent me a nook--need a summer reading list now.

Umm...the lights are turning off and on by themselves...

Someone bought me a star.

What have you forgotten?

Drilling for natural gas in urban Dallas/Ft Worth. Had y'all heard of this?

60 MInutes Labeled Penolope Cruz, "The Sophia Loren of Her Generation"

This hasn't gotten much play here-Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid now up big in NV Sen poll 44-37

After years of rebuilding, most Afghans lack power

Obama to blast GOP over blocking of jobless benefits

Teaparty WWII vet writes letter to President Obama.

What a dumb ass

As Obama’s Popularity Falls; Republicans Inch Ahead in 2012 Race

Shining A Light On 'A Pretty Gauzy Agenda'

2012 Republican Convention Schedule

Politico national poll: Obama 48/47 favorable plus '12 match-ups

The Elizabeth Warren drama: another missed opportunity?

Gingrich's big ideas

Engineers Detect Seepage Near BP Oil Well

Republican campaign chairs defend George W. Bush (New Strategy - Whitewashing the Bush Era)

Charlie Cook: A Glimmer Of Hope For Democrats

Foreclosures bring wealth, rebukes for Florida lawyer

Sorry...But

Meet The Press: Sen. John Cornyn Can’t Distinguish Today’s GOP Policies From Those Under Bush

Biden:Tea Party isn't a racist organization

President Obama calls on GOP to vote for jobless benefits; forget politics

How CONTROLLED is Obama?

How CONTROLLED is Obama?

Clinton opens Pakistan talks with new aid projects

BP can keep oil cap closed for another day, says Allen

New New Jersey Poll: Obama in pretty good shape in state

Lie Of The Day

Toyota Prius Success Runs Into Soviet Emigrant's Patent Claim

It's not an emergency if you're rich

Why Doesn't this President Act Presidential?

To Bitch McConnell - YOU pick the spending to be cut

Folks, the fix is in on the Consumer Financial "Protection" Bureau

Sneak preview of PPP Nevada Senate Poll (out tomorrow)

Biden Retreats On Afghanistan Drawdown (VIDEO)

Obama calls out Republicans as deficit frauds

Anti-abortion group endorses O’Donnell for Delaware Senate seat

Meister will oppose Heineman in governor's race

What celebrities, over the years, have had the most sex appeal for you?

M.T.A. Deficit Means Riders May Pay More

Seventeen party-goers shot dead in Mexico

Obama to Campaign for Giannoulias in August

Emmer's town hall ends with a bag of pennies

Broadway at the White House

Gun Permit Allows Visitors Quick Access to Texas Capitol

Hayworth mocks McCain's '08 run

Rep. Walt Minnick, Lone Dem Endorsed By Tea Party, Rejects Endorsement

McInnis: ‘No way’ he is going to quit

Oil Majors Boost Plans to Expand Iraq Oil Output

More than 60 killed in India train crash

Glenn Beck Declares Obama’s Policies to be the Enemies of God

Washington Post exposes US 'intelligence flaws'

Tactical Radicalism And The End Of The GOP Establishment

NRCC: No He Did Not!

Krugman: The Bush Deficit Bamboozle

Kerry and Snowe introduce a bill to lay the groundwork for a spectrum plan

"Obama beats Reagan on the pace of job recovery by a year...From a deeper recession..."

Some Evangelical christian leaders support Obama on immigration reform -

Buying Venezuela's Press With U.S. Tax Dollars

Study: Poverty, more than race, tied to HIV

Dodd casts doubt on Warren's confirmability

Senators request meeting with British PM over Lockerbie case

Liberals Stuck in Conservative HELL

Abortion foes win a round in health overhaul

Here comes Dodd running cover: doubts Warren's confirmability for job of consumer guardian

Who the hell's afraid of Jeb Bush???

Judge extends order blocking Oklahoma abortion law (OK)

Flashback: Pelosi fought for greater oversight over intelligence

New senator (Carte Goodwin) expected to be the 60th vote to push through jobless extension

Toyota Settles Infringement Case Over Hybrid Patent

Amiri Told CIA Iran Has No Nuclear Bomb Programme

Gallup: Obama approval ratings by state

Scott Brown pity party: "Why is it that I'm always the one that has to vote with the Democrats?"

Hearings: Questions raised about oil rig captain's actions after explosion

Greek journalist gunned down, police cite terror

China Passes U.S. as Top Energy User

Guilty Plea Entered in Obama Student Loan Case

Greenpeace ship to survey damage to Gulf

Oregon governor candidate Chris Dudley will skip debate for vacation

Greenpeace ship to survey damage to Gulf

Ezra Klein: Republican Push Begins: There's a 'Democrat tax hike' on the way

China Passes U.S. as World's Biggest Energy Consumer

Oil pipeline explosions create environmental disaster for China

BP's Oil Spill Costs Near $4 Billion Mark

Exclusive: Christian group calls out Glenn Beck’s ‘warped gospel’

US lawmaker says BP could 'evade' fines by shutting in Gulf well

Artur Davis praises Robert Bentley, says GOP nominee will be tough to beat

Krugman: The Pundit Delusion

Adminstration OK's behind the scenes talks with Taliban

Obama to push Congress on pay-fairness bill

iPhone 3G crippled by software update

Planned Temecula Valley mosque draws opposition

Obama Accuses GOP of "Lack of Faith in the American People"

Jury orders District to pay $900,000 to 4 police officers in retaliation case

Wikileaks Reopens for Leakers

US court frees Conrad Black on bail

Halliburton 2Q profit jumps 83 percent

China on Track to Aim 2, 000 Missiles At Taiwan: Report

China seals oil port after spill

The Willie Hortonization of Barack Obama

60 votes in place, Dems ready to extend jobs money

US Pushing UN Status for Gay Rights Group

Air Force investigating Wis. National Guard leader

US Whistle-Blower Group Says US State Department Had Funded FFF (Liz Cheney connection)

Holy moly-Dem surge in Gallup generic congressional ballot preference poll-up by 6 points 49-43!

Law for Mafia used in BP suit

Navy laser roasts incoming drones in mid-air

BP Considers New Plan to Permanently Seal Well

(New York) State Can Try to Detain Man Who Infected Women (with HIV)

Whistleblowers Want Tough Sentence for Scott Bloch

Ford breaks ground on $300 million China plant

Guard troops to head to border states Aug. 1

Obama to call for extension of jobless benefits

Wall Street "Justice": AIG Evidence Raises the Question, "Where Are the Indictments?"

Its about time they expose Linda McMahon on how she and her husband make there millions

BP's ruptured oil well leaking from top, White House says

5 Great Lakes states, including Michigan, sue feds over Asian carp

This can't be true: Republicans want to make the 2010 election a referendum on Bush? (updated)

Obama is taking the Bully Pulpit right now. "We Need to Pass Unemployment Benefits Extension"

Gallup daily tracking poll: Obama 48/44 approval

Syria bans face veils at universities

Mehserle fans, foes face off in Walnut Creek

60 votes in place, Dems ready to extend jobs money

AIDS breakthrough: Gel helps prevent infection

How Can Obama Rebound?

Exclusive: Glenn Beck's Golden Advertiser Under Investigation

Lunatic in Oakland Shoot-Out Furious with “Left-Wing Politicians”

REMINDER: Anything short of retaking the House is utter failure by GOP

Palin erroneously calls Kodiak largest US island

Post a movie quote. See if anyone can identify the movie.

Post a movie quote. See if anyone can identify the movie.

US Marine officer in Haditha case leaves service

Palin's "Refudiate" Tweet on Mosque Near Ground Zero Draws Fire

STOCK MARKET WATCH, Monday July 19

(Top Secret America) A hidden world, growing beyond control

Capitol Hill Agenda: July 19, 2010

Urgent - Gulf Oil Spill Causing Toxic Rain, Killing Crops

Why The Oil Spill is Worse Than it Looks

Obama: 'Partisan Minority' Must Stop Blocking Of Unemployment Benefits

Sam Crump from Arizona now running for U.S.Congress

Lt. Gov Ramsey sold the USPS his Bluff City land via the "Washington Way"

Midweek Politics: The French Burqa Ban...Discrimination or Logical Safety/Human Rights Legislation?

Rubio: Jobless Benefits Must Be Paid For But Tax Cuts Are Free!

Papantonio: Vitter Prostitutes for BP

Apocalypse Africa: Made in America - Trailer

Michelle Alexander: US Prisons, The New Jim Crow - Prison/Industrial Complex

Reid: Help Struggling Nevadans By Extending Unemployment Assistance

Republicans fake deficit outrage

More Whitest Kids You Know- Human History of the Past 10,000 Years in 7 Seconds

Local newscast debunks Meg Whitman's "Fail" attack ad against Jerry Brown

Whitest Kids You Know (again)- more hilarity- Reagan and Hinckley

HILARIOUS Whitest Kids You Know Sketch- Backseat

Al Gore, Credibility & the Media

Faux Noise's tea party express gets teabagged

Whitest Kids You Know- Crack

Gulf Methane Expert Says Water FLAMMABLE! METHANE LEVELS DEADLY

Pete Sessions On Meet The Press

Julian Assange: Why the world needs WikiLeaks

Mitch McConnell getting grilled about voting no on the Unemployment Extension

Thom Hartmann - The Good. The Bad. And the Very Very Ugly. Americans. Limpballs. Beck. Oh My!

Michele Batshit Crazy Bachmann - Teabaggers Are Like WWII Heroes Fighting Hitler and Tojo and...

Family Values Woman Tormented by Silent Protesters

Thom Hartmann - Capitalism Hits the Fan with Economist Richard Wolff

Cornyn - Bush's stock 'going up a lot'. People looking back 'with fondness' (1:41)

Glenn Beck proves we are over regulating

The World's Most Bizarre Man-Made Disasters

TYT: Cenk Debates Tea Party Leader From Institute For Liberty (w/ Transcript)

Young Turks: Cenk Appearing on MSNBC Every Friday at 3pm ET!

Rep. Alan Grayson Humiliates Republicans: Stop Taking Food Out of the Mouths of Children

I figured that if I take him to one of them, that his own kind would take care of him

Glenn Beck tells Salt Lake City audience he may be going blind due to macular dystrophy

Teahadist Pastor Goes NUTS with HOLY SPIRIT in Front of Equality Protest

Carl Sagan: A Universe Not Made For Us

After years of rebuilding, most Afghans lack power

How the Self-Help Industry Tied Spiritual Salvation to Spending Lots of Money

The Tea Party Does a Striptease and It Turns Out to Be the Republican Party with Misspelled Signs

When Adults Help Kids Flirt With Death

Abortion foes win a round in health overhaul

Iraqi corruption, US embassy denial

Krugman, Roubini, Calc. Risk: "De Facto Double-Dip" Is Here

That Noisy Coal Mine Alarm

An important week for Kosovo

Yemen's Houthi back dialogue

BP Kills Whale Skimmer With Dispersants

Shakespeare 'Refudiates' Sarah Palin

A hidden world, growing beyond control by Dana Priest and William M. Arkin

Obama Wins Unlikely Allies in Immigration.

The Politics Of Anger - NPR

Thousands Injured, 275 Dead, WR Grace Not Guilty

Buying Venezuela's Press With U.S. Tax Dollars

Mr. President, You're Building the Wrong Nation

Vandana Shiva: The Killing Fields of Multi-National Corporations

The Real Reason that Geithner is afraid of Elizabeth Warren

Chris Hedges: Calling All Future-Eaters

Noam Chomsky: The Antidote To So Many Lies

The Retirement Nightmare: Half of Americans Have Less Than $2,000 Banked for Their Golden Years

Unlikely Tutor Giving Military Afghan Advice - "3 Cups of Tea" author Greg Mortenson

What If He's Right? (James Howard Kunstler)

Stephen Schneider in 1979

Drumbeat from the weekend...

Drumbeat: July 19, 2010

Henry Ellers: working to preserve Illinois botanical history

The Oil Drum: Should the Oil Flow Restart?, Lloyd's White Paper, and More...

Biologists suspect residual DDT for thinning egg shells in California condors

Putting out fire with gasoline? A Few Things Ill Considered

How much CO2 does one solar panel create?

In Australia's Largest National Park, "Staggering Decline" In Small Mammal Populations - Mongabay

Guardian - BP Ordered Rig Blowout Preventer To Be Overhauled In China To Save Money

Mass Coral Bleaching "A Really Huge Event" - 2010 May Surpass 97/98 As Worst Ever For Coral Death

BP launches effort to control scientific research of oil disaster.

A Treasure Trove in the Baltic Sea

BP's Live Feed Shows Oil Seepage. Will the Containment Seal Hold?

It's good to be Greens, as balance of power tipped (in Australian elections)

Interesting commentary on Jindal

Audio slideshow: Noctilucent clouds

Using Magnets to Cool Your Refrigerator

Populations Of Kestrels - UK's Most Common Bird Of Prey - Collapse; Down 1/3 In One Year

What Those Who Killed the Tar Sands Report Don't Want You to Know

Hundreds of dead penguins, birds wash up

Last Female Rhino In SA's Kruger National Park Bled To Death After Poachers Hacked Off Horn

10 Environmental Disasters Worse Than BP Oil Spill

Climate scientist Stephen Schneider dead at 65

Three Gorges Dam Faces Test As Biggest Floods Since 1954 Approach - Guardian

The Flying Prius

ESPN Green-Lights 'The Decision' For 22 More Episodes

American Le Mans Series Ferraris switch to Ethanol 85%- expect performance boost from higher octane

Final Breeze for Rachel Alexandra

They sure don't have to paint the seats often at Sun Life Stadium.

Giants robbed of win on bad call..

The Florida Gators of the SEC cheated?? No way!! The SEC is an honorable conference!!

Bolivia approves new autonomy law

Report: Cooks investigated over Bolivian president's illness

US diplomats in Cuba to meet jailed dissidents' wives

Buying Venezuela's Press With U.S. Tax Dollars

Cuban dissidents claim they were misled by Spain (not given free perks Cubans get in the USA)

OAS not to intervene in Venezuela's ban on Chilean electoral observers

Gun Permit Allows Visitors Quick Access to Texas Capitol

Constitutional Accountability Center (CAC)

(San Francisco) Police: Transient killed boy with his own rifle

Mods, what is the deal?

Shooting On SEPTA Trolley, 3-Year-Old Hospitalized

Shooting On SEPTA Trolley, 3-Year-Old Hospitalized

Gun permit allows quick access to Texas Capitol

Truth Wins Out: Major 'Ex-Gay' Life Coach Accused of Sexual Misconduct By Former Clients

13 Great Books For Gay Teens

Jury says Union Pacific owes worker $560K

Union accuses immigration agency of discrimination in leak probe

Today in Labor History July 19 Declaration of Women's Rights and call for women's suffrage, more

Union Support Helped Win ‘Open Fields’ Hunting and Fishing Access

Middle-Income U.S. Workers Ill Prepared For Retirement - 401(K)'s Are One Reason

Google/State Dept. Photo Contest: "Democracy is..."

I call this "wasp you lookin at?"

NASA appears to no longer be shooting for the stars

Carl Sagan: A Universe Not Made For Us

Subterranean Living May Await Moon and Mars Colonists

An intuitive understanding of Euler's Formula

Why Israel keeps moving to the right

The lies about Hamas rockets

IDF soldier who shot British peace activist to be released from jail

The Region: The abandonment of logic on the Middle East

Israel's 'illegal' children

HuffPo claims skin cancer is conspiracy

"By Your Grace / Jai Gurudev" by Krishna Das

Relax your genes - Relaxation Response Can Influence Expression Of Stress-Related Genes

Oh For pete's sake!!!!!

Where are you in our grand shifting?

Last week I gave an Opening Meeting Demonstration of Audio-Visual Stimulation Entrainment

Syria to ban veils in public and private universities.

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Moral Camouflage or Moral Monkeys?

Describe what you understand Fractal Time to be for humans?

Genesis Question for Religious Moderates

Early treatment key for HIV-positive patients: WHO

What is the story on CODEX ALIMENTARIUS? Obama signed it into law on June 10.

Insurers Push Plans That Limit Choice of Doctor

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