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Archives: July 31, 2010

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Is Assage the modern day "pirate radio"?

No $3 Million Wedding for Chelsea – and Other Rumors Put to Rest


Billionaire Brothers (Repuglican) Samuel and Charles Wyly Charged With $550 Million Fraud

is the Whore Media reporting about Al Gore being Cleared of Sexual Assault ?

Never forget what the republicans are about...

Obama Sees Auto Revival as a Success

Valerie Plame: Eliminating world's nukes guarantees terrorists will not get them...

Must see movie: Face in the Crowd.

Pentagon sees training allies as its greatest hope

Congressman Rohrabacher says Obama is declaring war on US citizens...

VA: 3 positive tests of vets at St. Louis clinic

U.S.-led coalition finds 'success' elusive in Kandahar

Wii Air Force: Will Gamer Gloves Help Fly Combat Jets?

DoD Buzz: QDR Panel Dodges F136 Support

Navy Welcomes Newest Eye in the Sky

FBI admits probing radical historian Zinn for criticizing bureau

USAFE chief: Don’t rely on UAVs

US growth slows in Q2 on surge in imports

SOUTHCOM shifts focus as drug trade evolves

Four More Years (or More)... of War

Afghanistan election will still include suspected war criminals

Why the right is wrong, again.

Greek truck drivers defy government

Controlling soot could stop global warming... almost immediately.

Watched Chuch Todd doing Hardball last night...has he always been such a smirky

This belief that businesses"creates jobs" is a load of crap...

I know how to "fix" Social Security

(National) Guard units selected for new transport planes

William Greider: Deflation, Not Deficit, Is the Real Threat

Enbridge denies employees knew of million-gallon oil spill into Kalamazoo River

Suspected leaker’s Boston ties probed

President Obama Speech Today! Watch It on DU!

Charlie on Trial and Cheney Free to Be Pulseless

Countering Anti-Public Worker Sentiment by Amy Traub

Mike Pence, oxygen thief

Boy Scouts trying to rebuild their ranks...

Unlimited "Get Out of Jail Free" cards for the Banksters

Dr. Margaret Flowers testifies before the Catfood Commission

"GOP rhetoric" Chicago Tribune letter writer responds to Gingrich column

caption the happy ones

No asylum for Chinese organ whistleblower

Advancing Long Held Republican Right And Libertarian Dreams?

Wake up, Republicans!

Why aren't we talking about adding tax brackets?

Why aren't we talking about adding tax brackets?

Why Israel seeks political support in the US for an Israeli bomb attack on Iran

Beyond State Capitalism: The Commons Economy in our Lifetimes

Beyond State Capitalism: The Commons Economy in our Lifetimes

Breitbart wants to meet with Shirley Sherrod privately...

That Big Sucking Sound in the Economy Is the Threat of Serious Deflation

Lost Billions in Iraq

Lost Billions in Iraq

Lost Billions in Iraq

al gore's home town newspaper...see if you can find the story of his innocence

I like Germany but I'm staying in USA to fight the good fight. New Funds Out to Prevent Homelessness

Northern Ireland's strange peace

BREAKING: Preventing the spread of HIV is easier than we thought

California Republican pulled over for speeding during radio interview

Would Be Robber Doesn't Give Up

Bera revives bathing suit attack against Lungren

Dutch have their own teabaggers

Michael Moore's effort to revive classic Michigan movie houses through - GASP! - community ownership

Nuke Projects Near Collapse May Get $9 Billion Bailout (including foreign-owned corporation)

Nuke Projects Near Collapse May Get $9 Billion Bailout (including foreign-owned corporation)

Why do the leaves flutter in the trees when there is no breeze - a baffling analogy

Who is the worst "democratic" or "Independent" Senator?

The defense of the president of the Detroit Public Schools.

Bored?Like to comment?Consider writing one of my local papers..

Everglades and Madagascar forests on Unesco danger list

The Chevy Volt

The Chevy Volt

The Heroism of PFC Bradley Manning

Michele Bachmann Better Suited for “Mad Men” Than Congress

Michele Bachmann Better Suited for “Mad Men” Than Congress

Now that Gore is exonerated in the groping charge will the media spend as much time reporting this

A Bible for the Tea Party

Recession inflicted more damage on economy than previously thought, government data show

Joe McElderry, winner of UK's x factor, comes out as gay

Family of fallen Marine needs help getting to son's funeral

SAD-Fox News is more suspicious of RW propaganda than the Dems or the MSM.

The roll of republicans in modern American elections.

FBI reases 423 pp of its "discreet surveillance" of ZINN. They accosted him on the street.

Who put the 'old' in Goldberg? Please come CAPTION Bernie the Whiner!!!!

Dismissing The Gusher

Isn't it A Pity perfectly describes the way I feel

Progressive: Lower rates if they can spy

I was in need of a little cheering up today.

Does Anyone Want to Hear "Love Train" by The O'Jays, Right Fucking Now?!!

Ensign Staffers May Testify Before Federal Grand Jury

Major Corporations Are Downloading Those 100 Million Facebook Profiles off BitTorrent

Truck Drivers defiant despite conscription orders in Greece

Marvin Scott (GOP Congressional Candidate) compares Muslims to Kamikazes

A succinct portrait of politics today. Is it accurate?

You guys do realize that Obama isn't up for re-election in November, right?

A Sin and a Shame - By BOB HERBERT

US solar energy technology farther advanced than others

Obama campaigned and got elected on a simple platform

Possibly the MOST disgusting Linda McMahon ad to date!

IRS reveals millionaires claiming unemployment benefits See full article from WalletPop: http://srp

The racist homophobe Robert Byrd stays on until he dies and no calls to retire.

Le paire terrible.......Which state has the crappiest Senate duo?

Glenn Beck and the Oakland shooter -By Dana Milbank

Arizona police release 80 immigration protesters from jail

DEVASTATING commercial against Tom Foley who is running in the R primary for CT governor.

BP sees 'scaleback' in Gulf cleanup? The effects are "overblown"?WTF?

BP sees 'scaleback' in Gulf cleanup? The effects are "overblown"?WTF?

BP sees 'scaleback' in Gulf cleanup? The effects are "overblown"?WTF?

Sacrifice Zone

Classic Bill & Hill as Clintons charm lovely little Rhinebeck

A Tesla hits the streets of Japan

Ben Nelson (DINO-Neb) first Dem to vote against Kagan

Does this look like a fair and impartial group . . . . . .

I don't want to accuse anybody of being a troll. But...

The NYT now predicts the news on the front page?

Voting "For" is *always* better and easier than voting "Against"

I Find The Race For Senate In Florida Both Fascinating, and Ironic...

GM’s Cobalt paved the way for Lordstown plant’s future (GM's best seller in the clunker program)

Please help an ex-pat understand "what is a snookie and why does Chris Christie have a snookie

Worst flooding in Pakistan in living memory -800 dead so far

Sherffius toon on increased spying...

I love taking conservatives' money and all...

How we feel about the Afghanistan leak

Az Chamber of Commerce wants to get their fat fingers into Az State Retirement

WOW anyone ever see this child sing

America's Royal Wedding

Are We Seeing a pattern ?

Arlington Cemetery Probe: Where Did $5 Million for Records System Go?

If we double our monetary base in seven years will it cause inflation?

funniest video ever

Mediacide - what happens to progressive candidates that don't meet the corporatist standards

What will Congress do about the Bush tax cuts?

Obama's administration will likely be imprisonng journalists...

some questions about the Ground Zero Mosque.. where did the money come from and who runs it

Inmate sues man he's convicted of burglarizing

WaPo...Chelsea Clinton's rumored wedding guests (photos)

Luckovich weighs in on Republican hypocracy

Hmm. Is this the beginning of a pattern?

Military airstrike video leak suspect in solitary confinement

Text Of The Present Law On Espionage, Ladies And Gentlemen

Text Of The Present Law On Espionage, Ladies And Gentlemen

Even fox sports sucks!

Breaking: 2012 Democratic Party Platform Advance Release: WOW!

Adam Schiff (D-CA) Advocates Gutting Miranda

Republican pulled over for speeding while giving radio interview

Captured: America in Color (photos) from 1939-1943

China to invest $40 billion in Iran refineries

Should Obama come to Rangel's aid & demand, "Look forward, not backwards"?

9th Circuit DENIES expidited appeal for SB 1070 Injunction--Nov. date set.

McClatchy: 'Birther' attorney Orly Taitz just won't give up on Obama

Dwindling Retirement Savings 'Undiscussed Explosive Bomb' Of Recession - HuffPo

So the PGA Tour is at Greenbrier playing the old course...

Why all this drum beat on the ethics charges against Rangle, BUT

people are getting bills for welfare and food stamps received decades ago

Opposition figures held in Moscow after rallies banned (BBC)

If there ever is a simple solution for the vast inequality in the distribution of wealth,it is this

Abandoned 1854 ship found in Arctic

Gov. Brewer considers tweaking Arizona's immigration law

Wikileaker in Solitary Confinement at Quantico/ "Openly Gay" WTF?

Gaithersburg Police Arrest Man Accused Of Bizarre Act

Teenager survives fall from 16th story balcony

Another Florida Election Debacle!

My Son made a list of classes you can take at Glenn Beck University

Press Release: Activist Jordan Halliday Pleads Guilty to Contempt

A trial for Charlie Rangel

Wow, the WINNAH of the Friday Afternoon Challenge Question is

Sock Puppets and Sugar Daddies: NOM and GOProud Go Hand in Hand

Dead Vets’ Families Accuse Insurer of $100 Million Scam

New York Mets Owners Sued for Pensions Lost in Bernard Madoff Ponzi Scheme

If you were married in a "traditional" wedding, or know someone who was, you ought to know .....

If outing Valerie Plame was ok, the what's the gov's problem with

(the "new" GM) Labor Notes: GM Seeks to Cut Wages in Half at Indianapolis Factory

The arrival of the stork isn’t always a happy occasion (animated short video)

There...Feel Better Now?

Taking Calls From Veterans on the Brink

Do you think we are living in an Oligarchy?

help for my laptop wireless connection (HELP)

Public Transit.....A Love Story

Clinton Wedding

Clinton Wedding

I believe that one of the reasons that there has not, nor will there ever be

Toles Rant: Declaration of Incoherence edition

Hey, Rush, you corpulent sack of bile. Today would be a good day for YOU to stay out of sight.

The T Files - A Tea Parody

Why would one judge the U.S. Secretary of State the way one would judge a fashion model?

Bold and Confident Opinion Stated Here

Since it's Chelsea's wedding today, I have a story as yet untold here...

"Bear experts will spend a month compiling information to determine the sequence of events and.."

"Bear experts will spend a month compiling information to determine the sequence of events and.."

The Ensign probe is coming

Brazil Offers Asylum To Iranian Woman Sentenced To Stoning Death

(PIC) A Happy Couple in Rhinebeck, NY

Independent UK: The age of the bicycle

Independent UK: The age of the bicycle

Top 10 Conservative Sex Scandals

Despite directive, BP used oil dispersant often, panel finds

2 PA Prison Guards Murdered Man for His Rifle - Stolen For Overthrow of Fed Govt

California Rep. Maxine Waters may face fall ethics trial

Is Assage (Wikileaks) the modern version of the movie "Pirate Radio"?

WTF are we STILL in Iraq????

I love the irony of product names. Take Corexit

I love the irony of product names. Take Corexit

I saw a screening of The Tillman Story

Wealth, Poverty and Compassion

MIT graduate admits link in leak case

Don't know quite how to respond to this email I received from a friend

The right wing meme about charity,

if the Left and Center/Left can hold together for 2010

The GOP Plot to Screw the Economy and the Middle Class

McCain: Unions trying to legalize, recruit illegal immigrants

Rep Rangel......... Retire now!

You ever expect Glenn Beck's story to end...


Box of Rocks, Meet Americans

Who should get the Helen Thomas seat at the press briefings?

Sunday Talk Shows

Sunday Talk Shows

White rumped shama birds have been introed in Hawaii for 60 years. they are in back yard

Frank Rich:Kiss This War Goodbye

Obama seeks to expand arms exports by trimming approval process

Sad but True Toon

Wall Street's Dead Soldier Problem

Is the Republican Victory Plan Another Great Depression?

Republican Senatorial candidate Sharron Angle calls for alcohol prohibition.

Republican Senatorial candidate Sharron Angle calls for alcohol prohibition.

What's with the Republican advertising on DU?

The Tea Party isn't so bright when it comes to anything

North Korean football team shamed in six-hour public inquiry over World Cup

The Sea Shepherds Are In Town Tonight!! (So-Cal)

Wild, funny day - with lightning and fires, too.

So, what else is happening in AZ while Joe Arpaio is hassling brown people?

GM's Electric Lemon

The Lesser of Two Weevils

New York police to continue stop-and-frisk onslaught despite new law

Reminders. Obama turns 49 on August 4th.

New website: Officials Say the Darndest Things

Negativ stereotypes affect learning as well as performance

Alvin Greene What Do you think?

It’s official :Former President Bill Clinton and Hillary Rodham Clinton,release statement

Ha! Krugman: GOP boy genius Paul Ryan is "stone-cold ignorant" on economics

Exclusive: Chevy Volt Is More Hybrid Than Previously Thought

Do you care enough about whales and dolphins to take a stand against their extermination?

Powering an electric vehicle

Powering an electric vehicle

The last paragraph of Paul Krugman's Opinion in the NYT:

2-year-old mauled to death by family dog(Shepherd Mix)

Fox calls priest to read last rights over Dems & midterms in wake of RangelGate and WatersGate

Two Kansas Rethugs Reveal Themselves as Birthers

The worst monsoon rains in 100 years

I don't get it..people are complaining the Rengal thing is a purge?

Arpaio makes only 36 arrests (and only 6 suspected 'illegals') in latest two-day sweep

Social Security is not broken. That is a "Republican" talking point. Don't fall for it.

Falling Off a Cliff: Judicial Confirmation Rates Have Nosedived in the Obama Presidency

Falling Off a Cliff: Judicial Confirmation Rates Have Nosedived in the Obama Presidency

Bachmann 'on her way to a full and quick recovery' after being hospitalized

Argentina Belatedly Celebrates a Journalist Hero

Muslim, the Jews of the 21st Century

Muslim, the Jews of the 21st Century

Thanks to a DU member for this quote...

Optional work program for the homeless and unemployed

You don't like the Taliban and what they do to women, then bomb Saudi Arabia!

WTF ??? - Dodd Wanted/Wants To Put A REPUBLICAN At The Head Of The Consumer Protection Agency ???

What is the Mission of the War in Afghanistan?

Spike Lee screens oil spill film in San Diego

Family friend: Chelsea's wedding costs are in the 6 figures -- NOT millions.

Rural sheriffs dealing with new problem: more women in jail

Fear Factor: What's Keeping the President From Picking the Best Person to Protect Consumers?

can anybody point me to sources about Jim Jones and the People's Temple?

Labrador fills in for Tea Party favorite, Rep. Michele Bachmann

The Unemployed, Organized Online, Look to the Midterms

Be **really** careful with those little, tiny downballot races we all tend to ignore

I am ( a poem with a message)

Turbines too loud for you? Here, take $5000.

Just exactly when were the good old days in America?

Charlie Rangel "Since Kunu Ri .. I have never, never had a bad day."

Charlie Rangel "Since Kunu Ri .. I have never, never had a bad day."

If you like political quizzes, here is one for you.

WSJ: Credit card companies skirt new legislation by replacing old fees with new ones

Yin, yang and Karma payback for lunch with Helen Thomas and Howard Dean

A Sin and a Shame...Bob Herbert reveals how corporate greed multiplies the misery...

Judge Orders Rape Survivors to Take Lie-Detection Test

How do you make out a will to protect against estate or state taxes?

New poll: Crist takes big lead -- Crist: 41% Rubio: 30% Meek: 12%

How about a WEINER - GRAYSON ticket in 2016?

The planned Islamic Community Center is NOT a mosque, and will NOT be at Ground Zero

Menace of the Militarist Program (Helen Keller 1915)

I really do love Hillary---but my God.....

"A Spark Of Rebellion Within The Empire"-The White House is screaming like a stuck pig.

Tea Party Comix, Fred Phelps - Where's our superheroes when we need them to seek out revenge?

I Got My Gold Coins Today!

OK, so we've spent days, weeks, and months screaming at one another, so I have some questions.

Cover story in Time magazine, should school summer vacation be abolished?

Congratulations Chelsea and Marc. A photo of them together about a dozen + years ago.

Enjoy Your Daughter's Wedding, President Clinton.

If you are a Proud Bleeding Heart Liberal Raise your hand

The ADL Sez: "It's Not that We're Prejudiced, BUT..."

"They Think They Own The Party"

The Nation: On the Anniversary of Medicare Comes a Renewed Call for 'Medicare for All'

Arab-American museum raising funds for bust of Helen Thomas

Accountability is important: Join the Aug. 1-2 Fast Against Torture (FAT)

The right is all wet when it talks about the Chevy Volt

Are ethics charges against Rangel & Waters purge of progressives?

Keep in mind that Newt Gingrich is considered a serious Person

if liberals are so unnecessary to a Democratic win,

Rep. Maxine Waters ethics panel charge

I would like to know why some Democrats, including President Obama

Strengthen Social Security Coalition Puts Both Parties on Notice

USS Indianapolis July 30-31 1945 IN MEMORY

Church plans Quran-burning event

Ha ha! I just realized how Julian Assange is pulling the biggest mindfuck EVER on the Pentagon.

Why is Obama strongly hinting that Charlie should resign, but has not a peep for ......

Chelsea Clinton marries longtime sweetheart (pics)

"It's called the American dream, because you have to be asleep to believe it."

GALLUP: Democrats' Satisfaction Sinks in July

GALLUP: Democrats' Satisfaction Sinks in July

anyone notice the new explanation for bosses not hiring?

Have the endeavors of social scientists yielded little more than a parody of natural science?

A Brief Refresher on the Taliban's Worst-Kept Secret

I has a Nook!

I'm going to be honest here about Star Wars...

Got that Microsoft/Bill Gates e-mail again today.

And when I am depressed/blue I listen to this song

Dr. Michael White

wife got creative for under35 bucks

This guy must have been smoking when he donated to my (R)ep

More regrettable incidents in a life filled with bitter remorse:

I posted this in the Photography Group but didn't want the Lounge to miss out. LOL

Holy chow, Concrete Blonde's Bloodletting is 20 years old.

Chelsea's NY wedding eve

LDS questions


Last.FM / Pandora are two more streaming music sites you may have missed

Does Anyone Want to Hear "Love Train" by The O'Jays, Right Fucking Now?!!

interesting work on emotions and facial expression

This is Hugh11!1

Pirates marathon on USA !JDepp on J Sparrow during commercials

Looking for a Ska punk song. Experts step up.

A HUGE Favor...alt rock band at Bill White's rally needs some love - not what you think

funniest video ever

Violent and stormy sneeze attacks

Violent and stormy sneeze attacks

Question about Inception...sort of

Sometimes an Independent Film can be so wonderful: Winter's Bone

I started my no carb diet today..

There...Feel Better Now?

The Big Day: Chelsea Clinton’s Wedding

More from the Awkward Family Photos....Pretty in Pink

07-30-10 and today: Yes, there were actual Halloween products on display.

HEXBUG- it started with a toothbrush head and a cell phone vibrating battery - this is SO cool

Have you ever made a "fateful decision?"

seriously angry motorist.

The Crash of Flight 815 in LOST presented in Real Time

bird puts dog in the doghouse

Damn! I'm having some kind of problem here!

I will be outta town tomorrow, but there will be LOLcats. :)

Any tips on wedding crashing ?

I emptied out my pantry and freezer today for a friend.

We've Thrown In The Towel - Chaffing Gel

Anyone else hate shoehorned love stories in genre films?

What we need is an iTunes/computer equivalent for DVDs

Pics of me at work today. God I hate my job...

I took some pictures...

Going to a wedding. No not that one. What is a fair amount for the gift these days?

The new Tom Jones CD "Praise & Blame" about getting back to basics.

Just so you know who's out there online w/ you

Teh Awesome - Jane Austen's Fight Club

Weird.. I have good news!

Wow, nothing at the movies really appeals to me right now

Ok, second part of my look back at Saturday Night Live. The WORST parts?

There was an emergency at work, and I needed to call an employee in tonight.

It's Saturday night, and my boss just called and asked me to come into work.

Home improvement company has been a no-show twice just for the estimate phase.

The ladies love Peter Cetera...

$10,000 (pics)

At risk of starting a copycat thread -

Kitteh question...

Is there a place one can go hang at and meet people after midnight that is not a bar or diner

Just found out today. My Dad has liver cancer.

Mathematical proof of how to succeed.

Why do trolls troll us furries so much?

If America had a national dance, what would it be?

I'm having a crisis of faith and my conservative fiance is telling me...

WOW anyone ever see this child sing

Question about Free Speech TV and DirecTv

President Obama to auto workers: 'You are proving the naysayers wrong'

Obama Sees Auto Revival as a Success

FBI admits probing radical historian Zinn for criticizing bureau

Political detainee sues Saudi government

BREAKING: Cuba eliminates U.S.

North Korean football team shamed in six-hour public inquiry over World Cup

Church plans Quran-burning event

Pakistan security officers cancel UK visit (after Cameron's terrorism remarks)

Judge (Susan Bolton) 'inundated' with death threats after Arizona ruling

Colombia: US Military Aid May Have Sparked Civilian Killings

Wealthy Dallas brothers become SEC fraud target

President Obama: Republicans holding small businesses "hostage"

Oil in the bayou? Coast Guard says substance isn't from Deepwater Horizon

Three convicted murderers break out of Arizona prison

Documents indicate heavy use of dispersants in gulf oil spill (Coast Guard granted permission)

Arizona immigration law appeal set for November (US court denied a request for an expedited hearing)

Canadian jets intercept Russian bombers

Death toll in Pakistani floods surges past 800

Debate Heats Up About Mosque Near Ground Zero

WikiLeaks founder accuses US army of failing to protect Afghan informers

Many Indigent Refugees to Lose Federal Assistance

Greenland Ice Cap Melt Is Accelerating

Lord Prescott Brands Spy Claims About Saddam 'Tittle Tattle' at Iraq Inquiry

Experts: Gulf was a dump long before spill

To Help Fellow Democrats in the Fall, Obama May Stay Away

VICTORY: Ecuador Sets Major Rainforest And Climate Protection Precedent

(Wheelchair) Robber says he did it to go back to prison (better medical care)

Rangel says colleagues who similarly sought donations were not punished

House adds two cosponsors to the Fair Elections Now Act, increasing the total to 159

Robert Shrum: LBJ's Pens and Obama's Peril

With the sending of 2500 additional National Guard to the Mexican border...

Long-Awaited Cluster Bomb Ban Enters Into Force

Obama's awesome weekly address

Documents indicate heavy use of dispersants in gulf oil spill

Don't Blame Boner: He Just Works There

Small group protests the building of a mosque in Temecula

Judd Gregg is fifth Republican 'yes' on Kagan

Informant says WikiLeaks suspect had civilian help

Love is all you need

Krugman: Health Care Memories

How the Great Recession Was Brought to an End

Where is Obama Now? He visit to SPY?

This Week with Christiane Amanpour premieres Tommorrow!-First guest is Speaker of the House

Sam Wyly, accused of insider trading, has connection to one of the world's largest hedge funds

FBI Question Wikileaks Mother at Welsh Home: Agents Interrogate 'Distressed Woman'

Best Wishes To Chelsea and Marc On Their Wedding Day

Strange how there's wall-to-wall coverage of Rangel and Waters but NO coverage of

The right wing is delusional when it comes to taxes..Time to push back HARD HARD HARD.

Tim Pawlenty heads to Iowa.

Racing Downhill, When the GPS System is Wrong!

CIA Document Calls For Using Afghan Women as Messengers to Humanize the War

To Help Fellow Democrats in the Fall, Obama May Stay Away

Why Dummies Can't Build a Tea Party Future

Afghanistan: The unsustainable in pursuit of the unbeatable

Steele event with Breitbart postponed

Ending the Bush tax cuts for the rich will be good for the economy (updated)

Greece will be a war zone, Sect of Revolutionaries warns tourists

Groups rally against Fox bid for White House briefing seat

Bush/Cheney prosecution

The ship of state is sinking

The ship of state is sinking

Sushi + wasabi = YUM!

Ethics panel to charge California Rep. Waters

Obama’s Embrace of Free Trade, and the Subversion of Democracy

GOP could control House without majority, says Kevin McCarthy (Repugnant-Calif.)

WikiLeaks founder uploads mystery (1.4GB "Insurance") file

WikiLeaks founder uploads mystery (1.4GB "Insurance") file

(Elizabeth) Warren to Netroots Nation: We Have the Tools; Let’s Use Them

Humbug to republicans for blocking unemployment extensions

Margaret Flowers: Health Care is a Right

Hugh Kaufman EPA Whistleblower Accuses Agency of Cover-Up BP Oil Spill COREXIT

Weekly Address: Good News on Autos, Obstruction on Small Business

Warren vs Geithner: It's called ACCOUNTABILITY!

live in high dif


Satire a la Teabag - Redistribution of Grades

Papantonio: Taxpayers On the Hook for BP Cleanup Cost?

Motor City Reacts To Obama Visit

BP is Creepy

Uni-Tea Party Rally, 200 Non-Racists Show Up

Dispersants have greatly increased toxicity of oil spill

Arizona Immigration Law -- The real agenda behind the Arizona law!

Rep. Grayson: Why Corporations Come to D.C. to Lobby

TYT: Obama Wants To Spy On Internet Users

Young Turks: CNN vs. The Internet


Gulf media blackout: BP turns off live video feed for three days: Wellhead is leaking

Democrats' economic views saved the day


The American left and the WikiLeaks documents

LttE: Obama akin to Castro

The Seductions Of Clicking: How The Internet Can Make It Harder To Act

Out of Afghanistan

Is gold dealer using fear to steer buyers into more expensive purchases?

Self-Styled Budget Hawk Mike Pence Defends Spending $560 Million On Unnecessary Weapons Program

Preview: Today Is Tea Party Diversity Day -- Featuring Andrew Breitbart

Debunking "Beck U" -- Faith 102 with "Professor" David Barton

Republicans block small business lending bill

Afghanistan: The unsustainable in pursuit of the unbeatable

Anthony Weiner Goes Ballistic At GOP For Killing 9/11 Responders Health Care Bill (VIDEO)

TIME’s Epic Distortion of the Plight of Women in Afghanistan

A day of action against Hyatt

NAE Urges Church to Cancel "International Burn a Quran Day"

Guerrilla Armed With Beer Sighted in Venezuela

Are You Smarter than Erick Erickson?

GOP: The party of Sociopathic FutherMuckers

Kiss This War Goodbye. Frank Rich

Venezuela: The people's fight for a fair hearing

In KC speech, Beck warns of a ‘very violent storm’

The Defamation League by Joe Klein ---

William Rivers Pitt: The Missing Piece Meets the Big O

Shocking Right-Wing Homophobia Caught on Tape By Courage Campaign

World Bank admits energy prices were dominant influence in food price rise 2006-2008 not biofuels

Cuban agent's transfer draws Havana's ire

Games that Republicans Play

A Neocon Re-write of American History

If the Gulf Oil Spill reaches the Gulf Stream in the Atlantic, will tar balls eventually end

Thanks To Budget Cuts, No Food Inspections @ Florida Hospitals, Nursing Homes For Nearly 1 Month Now

Coal Cos. Ponder Industry-Funded Campaign Against Kentucky Democratic Candidates

Indonesian Palm Oil Giant Sinar Mas Caught Lying Through Its Teeth As It Levels Primary Forests

High Temperature Records

As July Ends, All Great Lakes Water Temps At Or Near Record Highs - 30-Year Temperature Record

UK Science Team Tracks Six-Meter Vertical Ice Loss On Greenland Ice Cap In One Month - Sky

World Bank admits energy prices were dominant influence in food price rise 2006-2008 not biofuels

Ocean shipping lines cut speed to save fuel costs

Everglades and Madagascar forests on Unesco danger list (BBC)

Northern China mine explosion 'kills 15' (BBC)

Russia mobilises 240,000 to fight deadly wildfires (BBC)

VICTORY: Ecuador Sets Major Rainforest And Climate Protection Precedent

Chernobyl zone shows decline in biodiversity (BBC)

Federal Judge - Massey Energy "Grandstanding", Eviscerates Petition For Expedited Hearing

The annual Cleveland liquidation sale

Rams sign QB Sam Bradford; $50 million guaranteed

BREAKING: Cuba eliminates U.S.

Giants get left handed reliever Javier Lopez from Pirates..

11 hits in a row, a Major League record. Hard to believe? Watch it >>

Zimmerman with another walkoff --Nats take series

"Imagine if you go there to see Miss Universe and you end up having Miss Iowa."

My Gawd! Cargo just hit a walk-off homer to complete his cycle!

Cubs trade Lilly, Theriot to Dodgers for DeWitt, 2 pitching prospects

Further Chile earthquakes 'possible', say scientists

U.S. activists meet relatives of Cubans jailed on spy charges(Cuban 5 facing torture in US gulags)

Pudreval is just getting worse and worse!

Chavez sending troops to Colombian border

Venezuela will not review evidence produced by Colombia

Pdvsa paid USD 54 million surcharge to buy food

Garcia clamps down on leftists before vote .

July 14th, Day one with Luther

Chile general convicted in 1974 murders blames CIA

US scholarships give displaced Colombians a head start

Colombia: US Military Aid May Have Sparked Civilian Killings

Some 300 tons of spoiled food found in Lara state

Argentina Belatedly Celebrates a Journalist Hero

FARC strike in Meta could cause mass displacement

VICTORY: Ecuador Sets Major Rainforest And Climate Protection Precedent

Guerrilla Armed With Beer Sighted in Venezuela

(Honduras) Lobo's niece, husband assassinated

US plan to facilitate Colombian access to extradited paramilitaries

Ex-paramilitaries seek alliance with Petro .

Venezuela: The people's fight for a fair hearing

Airlines ask Venezuelan authorities to speed up foreign exchange allocation

President Chávez, but nobody from Colombia, to attend Mercosur meeting

Gunowners Celebrate New Gun Law (Arizona)

In Wake of 'Heller,' 3rd Circuit OKs Ban on Unnumbered Guns

2 prison guards face charges for shooting range homicide-Stole Rifle for Overthrow of Govt

2 prison guards face charges for shooting range homicide-Stole Rifle for Overthrow of Govt

The NRA Doesn't Deserve Your Support

Joe Mc Elderry, winner of X factor in UK, comes out as gay

brilliantly sad poem with a message

watched the last episode of Beautiful People tonight

funny video of total eclipse of the heart

Today in Labor History July 31 Great Shipyard Strike of 1999 ends after a breakthrough agreement

GM Shutters Plant in Canada

Summer Rerun: Debunking the Notion that Unions Hurt Productivity

Bill Would Apply Minimum Wage, Overtime to Home Care Workers

Some pictures from our fishing trip yesterday

Turtle Porn!

Hypocrisy’s finest hour

Why Israel seeks political support in the US for an Israeli bomb attack on Iran

The Forgotten American

Playing politics: summer camp for Gaza's children

Erekat to Haaretz: New proposal more generous than deal we offered Olmert

Gaza rocket strikes southern Israel for second time in 24 hours

Israeli airstrike kills senior Hamas rocket maker

Fundamentalist atheist church plans Quran burning day

More faith-healing indictments.

An atheist decides to go to church and needs some help

"social, political, and economic matters"

Nevermind , posted incorrectly

Mornin' Konichiwa!

I need advice - warning graphic content, no pictures

I need to get outta here...

Rick DiClemente's August Starself Astrology Newsletter

Seven Influenza Vaccines For Coming Season Approved By FDA

Hospitals use extremely high radiation levels in some cat scans - for

Eating Raw Crayfish Cause Mysterious Illness