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Archives: August 26, 2010

Cannabis Electric Car To Be Made In Canada

Should Obama get Advice from Bill Clinton on the Economy ?

Watching a program on training PJ's

Hawaii's race to the top, Best teachers to Lowest schools...

Every time someone mentions the Deficit Reduction Committee, aka the "Catfood Commission"

Alaska Dem says voters will reject Miller's '19th Century ideology'

You've Gotta Love The Democratic Governors Association's New Ad On DU's Front Page!

A responsible and ethical question would be: Why does Simpson get a pass?

Alaska leads states in credit card debt

Buchanan on Smarmy Joe:

Pain Ray, Rejected by the Military, Ready to Blast L.A. Prisoners

Katrina's toll includes rise in suicide, mental illness

Joe Miller (R -Alaska) and Red State Welfare

Judge orders Cal State Stanislaus to release documents related to Palin's visit

Germany debates ending the draft: Germans worry about a depletion in public services

To all real journalists: Stop being such cowards!

A vigil for Portland's unemployed

Ruh roh. Journalist Major Garrett leaves Fox News TV for National Journal print

Media words used as future predictors.

Scarborough is having a laughing fit on MSNBC.

You know I'd just love to see Lady Blah Blah's Alaska candidate

Union leader will blast Sarah Palin, calling her rhetoric 'poisonous'

Frontline tonight was great

Seeking answers in MMS's flawed culture

A New Round Of Corporate Layoffs?

Multiple petitions to remove Alan Simpson. Links here

What have you sent the GOP (or DLC) in the pre paid envelopes that come with $ begging letters?

Automated Polling Comes Out on Top-so says politico

Jobless rate (claims) down! (edited)

Church, police covered up priest's role in IRA gang that killed nine in 1972 bombing

Some political signs: Oldies but surely goodies!!!

DeLay is denied change of venue out of Travis County

Fiore Flashtoon: The Enchanted Financial Forest

The Catfood Commission has an email address

MarketWatch: When a recovery feels like a recession

Men of DU STAND UP!

Crimes Rates During The Bush Era as Compared To Obamas Presidency

Whole cities severely damaged. And then we just watch them blow away.

Right-Wing Christian Militia Vows To Protect Florida Church Burning Qurans On September 11 (Updated)

A rotten choice in California

"Males have higher insurance." Maybe CAR insurance.

WND CEO Takes To Gay Radio To Pan Ann Coulter For 'HomoConflict'

It has become apparent to me Obama is intent upon hacking away at Social Security

A responsible and ethical question would be: Why does Simpson get a pass?

Will the departure of the outspoken Simpson actually matter? Will something change?

"$1 million homes showed an increase in sales of 6.1 percent in July"

WTF.....does the GOP have naked pictures of Obama?

Poor Grampy McCain!

Slicing a bagle in NY before selling it to customer? That's a tax.

The many sins of deregulation.

The many sins of deregulation.

Update on the Moran Theatre and Sarah's visit

Global Warming Reality

Bill Maher In 2006: Ken Mehlman Is Gay (VIDEO)

Train Troubles Again Strand Northeast Commuters

Perspective on the NYC cabbie stabbing

Mortgage Payments One Month Overdue Increase as U.S. Economic Growth Slows

Further battles in the war to destroy the middle class. We are in a race to the bottom.

Just how overblown is the oil spillage in the Gulf?

"The finest apples from Apple Land/Make Mott's Apple Sauce taste grand!"

Az Dems Nominate Chris Deschene of Navajo Nation For SOS!

Please help me unfreep this poll on the mosque

Jobless Organize to Remove Republican Royalists From Their Jobs

Should the Bush Tax Cuts Be Renewed?

Metaphorical snapshot from suburbia......

Bad Economy Threatens Dem Claims

Oh. My. God.

To slice or not to slice: The bagel-buyer's dilemma in New York

Tiger Woods -5 through 16, tied for the lead.

The Glenn Beck Conspiracy Theory Generator - Fair and Balanced Paranoia, Delivered on Demand

glenn beck rewrites civil rights history

Wow, Ken Mehlman is gay? Who would have thunk that???!!!

High-speed rail NIMBYism in San Mateo County

more BP shifty stuff - VisitPensacola.com new ad

What do you think will happen with Social Security?

The Jungle in 2010

Pakistan aid workers threatened by Taliban

Democratic leaders' thought processes?

Reclaim the Dream - August 28, 2010 March on DC

Treasury Makes Shocking Admission: Program for Struggling Homeowners Just a Ploy to Enrich Big Banks

Franklin Graham is a disgrace with his comments on Obama

How 4chan Brought the Evil British Cat Bin Woman to Justice

How 4chan Brought the Evil British Cat Bin Woman to Justice

Shaping Tea Party Passion Into Campaign Force

How to : Double the current Social Security payout, and make it a true national retirement system.

Paterson Says Muslim Stabbing Is One Reason We Need A ‘Unifying Conversation’

Happy Women's Equality Day!

Glenn Beck: Without his direct intervention, the civil rights movement is "an abomination"

The Practical Nomad; Why I'm suing the Department of Homeland Security

"67 percent of municipal payroll goes to those paying taxes elsewhere"

Palin: Alaska ‘wouldn’t stand’ for Scott Brown (Boston Globe)

Bob Cesca: The Summer of Republican Race-Baiting

Head Wreck's "I have a theme" ("me") speech. . . Please come CAPTION!!!!

"I have a scheme!!!!" . . . Please come CAPTION Head Wreck!!!!

The Current "Depression" Could be Worse and Last Longer Than The Mainstream Believes

Naked Capitalism: Big Banks Continue As Before ( the "reform" bill passed)

DADT is a threat to national security.

Bristol Palin to be on "Dancing with the Stars"

Under current law SS retirement age is already scheduled to rise to 67

Under current law SS retirement age is already scheduled to rise to 67

The Most Isolated Man on the Planet

Social Security cuts "would weaken popular confidence that the program will be there for retirees."

Daniels To Accept $434 Million In State Aid that he requested then opposed

Malkin Indicts TP For Our Commenters, But Disclaims ‘All Liability’ From Her Own Blog’s

The Rude Pundit: Glenn Beck's 8/28 Extravaganza Will Rule All the Heavens and Earth (Part 1)

The Rude Pundit: Glenn Beck's 8/28 Extravaganza Will Rule All the Heavens and Earth (Part 1)

New Reid ad: Sharron Angle is a dangerous maniac

I guess the only problem in our country today is the Mosque!

Is there a symbol/logo used by groups fighting for equal marriage rights for gays and lesbians?

Alan Simpson-haters, you are upsetting the "Serious people"

"You killed my wife with my child. I will not do wrong to you. I forgive you."

Is there any logic on the right?

CIA says Irish Americans were terror agents in new Wilkileaks document

Jamar Pinkney Sr. sentenced to 35-80 years in prison (2nd Degree Murder)

Why is the mean old jackal worthy of getting his wrinkled ass kicked back to oblivion?

Governor Christie of NJ, another one-term lying Puke

Live chat with Robert Scheer at 2pm EDT - Topic is latest column, “They Go or Obama Goes”

Anyone want to read the Iraq Oil law of 2007? Verrry interesting info.

Booth In Mound (MN) Compares Obama To Hitler

Americans simple-minded, says Japanese MP Ichiro Ozawa

Crist the double agent?

Media Mischief (Another Poorly Reported Study, This Time By The Guardian)

Fair & Balanced, you BETCHA: Greta Von Xenu's "three-day infomercial" for Palin

Every U.S. soldier in our country is a criminal and a devil. No one wants them

Scott Mountain Fire blows up this afternoon (DIAL UP WARNING)

Afghanistan corruption linked to CIA

Idaho Residents Face Fire Risk, Told to Evacuate.

My question is: Do you need a search warrant for that? Not that it will matter, of course.

The Father of a Dead Wrestler Calls Linda McMahon a Liar

Want your base to come out? Put marijuana decriminalization on the ballots

Pew: Americans ages 65+ object to NYC mosque 63%-21%; young adults (18-29) support it 50%-36%.

Anthem Blue Cross is allowed to move ahead with rate hikes

Will the voters here in the US ever wake up?

Kucinich: Afghanistan is ‘spy versus spy carnival of corruption’

Boo Fuckin' HOO: Bobby Bright's "Pelosi might die" joke's now "a major headache for the congressman"

Boo Fuckin' HOO: Bobby Bright's "Pelosi might die" joke's now "a major headache for the congressman"

Prostesters head to sea over Obama administration’s fishing regulations

We Have a Golden Opportunity in Alaska to Get Scott McAdams Elected

Unimaginable catastrophe in Pakistan

Bravo Agenda Project

They'd oust Shirley Sherrod in 3 damn milliseconds . . .

They'd oust Shirley Sherrod in 3 damn milliseconds . . .

Best Egg Scandal TOON yet

Best Egg Scandal TOON yet

Will Beck's Lincoln Memorial Rant be known as the "I Have a Gun"

An idea for a political commercial

What do we know about Glenn Beck's past as a drug addict?

Gag: Bristol Palin to be on Dancing with the Stars!

Obama, Pentagon- sponsored DADT "survey" has handed RNC a huge talking point

I guess I'm not surprised that Free Republic is overrun with bigots.....but sometimes.....

Afghanistan, graveyard of empires - and Toyota Corollas (WP)

RE: Simpson and White House acceptance...

No one should ever count on the people naturally seeing through demagogues.

No one should ever count on the people naturally seeing through demagogues.

Howcum Rethugs have 'personal journeys',

Oh, fuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuck!!!!

Oh, fuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuck!!!!

I don't care if they're a Repube or a Dem - no one should resign just over stupid comments

Ahmed Sharif, Muslim cab driver stabbed by bigot, says he was targeted because of his religion

My View of the Beck/MLK Event

Texas Textbook Massacre Architect Backing Grayson Opponent

Judge: Human Embryonic Stem Cell Research Destroys Non-Existent Embryos!

Not to Miss Interview: Jane Mayer on the Koch Bros on Fresh Air

Share your letters to WH demanding Simpson' head here

Share your letters to WH demanding Simpson' head here

America’s mental illness epidemic: It turns out that the drugs are the problem

What do you say to your teenage/unmarried kids about having kids?

What do you say to your teenage/unmarried kids about having kids?

Are we in a 1930's-style depression?

Imagine Obama claiming to be the second coming of MLK and holding a rally at the Lincoln Memorial

Will we ever be able to take our government back from the Corporations?

Democrats on the Hill UNDERMINING their own Party.!!!

Question about cell phone etiquette. When a connection is lost,

The Hatred Is Pathetic

Drunken Man Yells "Terrorists," Urinates on Mosque Rugs

Glenn Beck rewrites civil rights history

I just got on republican leader comes out

Swell Season offer grief counseling to concertgoers who witnessed suicide

Bush-Cheney campaign pressured papers to keep campaign manager’s sexuality secret

AFL-CIO President to deliver Anchorage speech labeling Palin a "crazy magnet"

AFL-CIO President to deliver Anchorage speech labeling Palin a "crazy magnet"

Chris Dodd is a shameless lame duck POS

Just like her Mama

Boehner fires back at Biden on tax cuts

I give up on Dancing with the Stars

Does Toyota manufacture Pontiac Vibe? Just heard the news about the

Toyota to Recall 1.1 Million U.S. Matrix, Corolla Models on Stalling Risk

Chris Dodd is a shameless lame duck POS

1800's era arguments against suffrage = Prop 8 logic

Social Security: Bipartisan Fervor to Whack the Old Folks: Obama is collaborating with this ploy.

Obama is going to tax gardens.

Rachel's Accidental War

Glenn Beck Compares His DC Rally To Moon Landing, Iwo Jima, Rise Of Lincoln

Expanding the Health Insurance Reform Model

Palin-Backed Joe Miller Poised to Overthrow Murkowski Dynasty -- What's Going on from an Alaskan....

While Most Of The Country & MSM Is Obsessing On The NYC Mosque........

"The Left Leads the Way" By One Pissed Off Liberal

Turn off FOX! BAD news for America

"Carpe diem" has something to do with...

Mayor Bloomberg is on TDS w/Jon Stewart tonight.

Do you think the US economy is in permanent decline?

America's Ten Dead Cities

"As a former small-business owner," Boehner tells Biden ending Bush Cuts will DESTROY JOBS! DESTROY!

Solution to joblessness and budget deficit.

Check your refrigerator! Two new egg brands added to recall list

Tweety will have the burn Quran pastor on his program in

Dylan Rattigan puts head up own ass-looks around & finds nothing

Why religion sucks. Another facebook conversation.

Most unbelievable statement I've read in a long time!

Most unbelievable statement I've read in a long time!

On this day...

3 judge panel on recent stem-cell decision were ultra conservatives

Teamsters Union Protests Coca Cola’s Labor Practices, as Company Shutters Plants

Teamsters Union Protests Coca Cola’s Labor Practices, as Company Shutters Plants

question about blog slacktivist

How are you feeling today?

Martin Luther King Jr. Was a Social Justice Christian

This is too good... Republicans recycling 1993 tax talking points

Laura Ingraham flips out when guest brings up NYC cabbie's stabbing

Will Ed, Keith Or Rachel Bring Up The Deficit Commission Tonight And Simpsons Insensitive Comments?.

SF Lawyer & wife Bilk Schools & Insurers $400,000 on son's autism

SF Lawyer & wife Bilk Schools & Insurers $400,000 on son's autism

Goodbye America. Nice knowing you.

SF Lawyer & wife Bilk Schools & Insurers $400,000 on son's autism

Goodbye America. Nice knowing you.

Goodbye America. Nice knowing you.

Salon: This Is What Happens When Democrats Cave In To Right-Wing Fear Campaigns

Real tiger cub found in luggage with stuffed toys

Montgomery County to use finger scans at rec centers

Two nations with a debt crisis:

Cenk NAILING GOP right now on Ed Show!!!

Cenk NAILING GOP right now on Ed Show!!!

Dave Horsey----Lookout Mitch

Beck's "I Have a Scheme" speech will reveal the sign of the anti-Christ, 666!!!

C-SPAN is going to cover beck's party.

The economic "recovery". Participation in the "Food Stamp" program increases over 50% in 4 years!

No joke: Take It With a Grain of (Sea) Salt: ----- Gulf Microbe Study Was Funded by BP

I guess it has come to accepting advertising from strange sources

Christ's love shining on Free Republic "burn the Koran" thread

Gay Activists to Mehlman: Not So Fast

If we can't have a public option on health insurance,

Reclaim the Dream! PLEASE JOIN NATIONAL ACTION NETWORK August 28, 2010 | 11:00

Social Security

What is this commercial running on Cenk's show at every break?

America the Ignorant

NYT: The 2008 Military Computer Attack Finally Confirmed by "Top Pentagon Official"

Dear Alan Simpson,

Scott McAdams is out of the gate -- Alaska Democratic candidate for Senate

What Obama Should Say in New Orleans This Weekend

No progressive movement will make any progress until we understand the battle we are fighting.

No progressive movement will make any progress until we understand the battle we are fighting.

Jackal Simpson has long been the GOP's hatchet man for killing 'entitlements'

Why so much about Mehlman?

Crist in 2008 Said Palin Could Be a Great President

Crist in 2008 Said Palin Could Be a Great President

Let is say the Republicans are somewhat successful in November

Dems see new hope in Alaska if tea party's Joe Miller wins

Log-Cabin Republicans = Dumb. Ken Mehlman = Evil.

Where's the celebration?

Dems see new hope in Alaska if tea party's Joe Miller wins

Even the happytalk, "Green Shoots" economists are dialing it back now......

America must address PTSD

This Beck BS gathering

Toyota recalls one million Corolla and Matrix cars

Fox News Ignores Ken Mehlman’s Coming Out, Runs Zero Segments On Story

"The truth about unions"

"The truth about unions"

FOX: shhhhhhhhhhhhh...

Here's a budget saver - Force all LEO's to enforce traffic laws instead of drug laws. Here's why

Fake shark fin spotted in Somerset cove, Mass.

"screw all ya'll"

Voters now trust Republicans more on all key issues!

California repeals 60-year-old law seeking 'cure' for gays

Saudi Royal Backs Imam and Fox News

So, Ken Mehlman says gays should support repubs. 'cuz

Asia Times: The Fed's biggest bubble

Verizon Mocking Abu Ghraib Torture to Sell Google Droids

Brewer Asks Federal Appellate Court to lift injunction on 1070

Barbara Boxer "Money Bomb" fundraising e-mail....

A quick way to end unwanted solicitation calls.

Tea Party Patriots...WAR (if they don't win)...my neighbors.

Note to R. Clarke Cooper, Log Cabin Republicans

Cenk is tearing the RWs haters a new one

Can we cut the defense budget in half and increase taxes?

If you are extremely misinformed, then are you extremely informed?

Palin is Facist

Oh my, there's some dissension brewing in the GOP (Palin/Brown)

Reclaim the dream: Busses have been organized!!! Many states!

Billionaire Donald Bren does not need to pay more child support, jury rules

On the road again---

Is anyone else identifying with the cursed Trojan princess Cassandra?

Dean Baker: "The Rich & Powerful Have Re-Written the Rules to Make Themselves More Powerful"

From now on, we call the tea parties the Dick Army. As in

From now on, we call the tea parties the Dick Army. As in

Dean and Reid blamed for Cabbie being stabbed

Study debunks the right: Business hiring a product of demand, not taxes or politics

Dodd Questions Elizabeth Warren's Management Experience -- A Concern He's Never Raised Before

MotherJones: Obama Endorsed Offshore Drilling W/O Asking His Own Oceans Agency

Michael Pollan on egg recall and the high costs of cheap food

Look, Glenn Beck and his band of idiot followers will have NO EFFECT on MLK's memory,

Conservatives stoke resentment between worse off & better off workers to prevent solidarity

What something "is" and what something "should" be

Career advice from Summer's Eve (truly douchey tips for getting a raise)

letterman on obama vacation

So then did Ken Melhman plant

anyone else concerned about violence at Becks rally on Saturday?

Pathologist 'trying to stop inquiry into Dr David Kelly's death'

I figure that even if someone burns a mosque down, it's not a anti-muslim hate crime

Lawyers for Waters want ethics to halt probe for evidence

We Can Quote The Bible, Too

New poll calls (MO) Senate race a “dead heat”

Foreign mother may be sent home while child treated for cancer

Posters from the past that Can Guide Us in the Future

Under the Thumb: One in 10 with a mortgage face foreclosure in U.S.

I don't remember who said it, but it went like this:

Is there any talk about what the Bernanke speech is about tomorrow, Friday?

What's for dinner?

Looks like the Packers may be hard to beat this year

Looks like the Packers may be hard to beat this year

“Me, I only have the Ferrari,” he said. “I am a poor man.”

How to create a 'super password'

FYI: "A Face in the Crowd" is on Turner Classic Movies tonight

Demonizing the 'others' for political gain - Dove World Outreach (Koran-burning church)

Demonizing the 'others' for political gain - Dove World Outreach (Koran-burning church)

Been reading Friedman's The World is Flat

New York State pays Aerosmith $1M in state fair appearance

Pro-Cordoba House Group Ties Harry Reid And Howard Dean To Muslim Cab Driver Stabbing

Pro-Cordoba House Group Ties Harry Reid And Howard Dean To Muslim Cab Driver Stabbing

TPM: "Tit's A Big Deal: Alan Simpson's Long History Of Advocating Social Security Cuts"

TPM: "Tit's A Big Deal: Alan Simpson's Long History Of Advocating Social Security Cuts"

Brown and Schwarzenegger don't have to defend Prop. 8 -- but they should

Japanese consumer prices fall for 17th consecutive month

Ten things I know about the mosque

Why do more people think Obama is a Muslim?

Isn't it clear by now that President Obama has no intention of removing Simpson from the commission?

MLK-Glenn Beck Flow Chart...

One town's post-Katrina diaspora

Alan Simpson isn't the problem. The problem is the 'deficit commission' and *why* it was created.

Michele Bachmann's ad and Tarryl Clark's response

Mehlman isn't gay

The elephant in the room...

Caption time!

Defense Dept. emerges as formidable opponent of wind projects (NYT)

Civil Rights Act

Just got done calling voters in a very conservative part of MO

The economy is teetering and central bank's usual tools aren't working

My fellow Americans,

Building a Nation of Know-Nothings

Alan Simpson's job is to bite the heads off chickens....

Mandatory Thursday Malloy Truthseekers check in!!

N.Korea tells Carter wants to resume nuclear talks

American Arab Anti-Discrimination League joining Reclaim the Dream Counter March

Can I get some help unFreeping this Freep poll:

GOP plan to repeal health care reform would add $455bn to the deficit

AFL-CIO Union President slams Sarah Palin as a "crazy magnet" on her home turf!

AFL-CIO Union President slams Sarah Palin as a "crazy magnet" on her home turf!

George Pataki: 'Obamacare is One of the Reasons We Have This Deficit'

Has the Democratic Party sold its soul to the Devil ??

Generally, people relying on the moderately funded 401(k)-type plans will outlive their assets

Damn NY Post now going after Ed Schultz

Iowa Law Requires Bodies Of Poor Go To Medical Research

CEOs' Anti-Obama Slams: President Compared To Hitler, Mussolini & More

After Katrina, New Orleans Cops Were Told They Could Shoot Looters

Do Republicans Want to Privatize Social Security?

Jon Stewart on the Glenn Beck 8/28 rally:

Why people in red areas don't just pick up and move to blue areas

My latest ltte re:IAVA involvement in Congressional veterans' bills

Toronto Star: American anti-Muslim prejudice goes mainstream

NV GOP Minority Leader Suggests Placing A 2% Tax On Food To Close His State’s Budget Deficit

the FURIES were Greek gods you did want want to release, because you had no control over them

LOL! Bristol Palin to compete on 'Dancing with the Stars'

Unemployed

Caption Gov. Jan Brewer

Lord I should turn Rachel's show off

Why do repubs/cons hate unions? I'm not talking about the PTB, I'm

Treasury Makes Shocking Admission: Program for Struggling Homeowners Just a Ploy to Enrich Big Banks

Missouri voters, remember this headline: "GOP Whip Quietly Tried to Aid Big Donor"

Dissension brewing in the dysfunctional GOP ranks (Palin/Brown)

Daily Kos Campaign: Boycott Koch Products

It is not Obama's place to accept Simpson's apology. WE are the ones who were belittled & insulted,

Southern Poverty Law Center: Anti-Latino Hate Crimes Are Spreading

Is it "310 million tits" or "125 million teats"?

Reich: Why Boehner’s Blaming Bureaucrats

Bill O'Reilly used to write porn movie reviews

Two Approved Cancer Drugs Fight HIV

The Other 98% >> MLK Glenn Beck Flow Chart

Guys, Help Me Slam Dunk This Article

Man Who Attacked Muslim Cabbie Had Diary Full of Anti-Muslim Rants -

So I'm a Looter...

Boehner Plan Raises All Sorts of Questions About GOP's Economic Arguments

Why don’t elected Democrats just run up a white flag?

Summary of the Republican agenda

Facebook "friending" lands activist Rod Coronado in prison

One in 10 With a Mortgage Face Forclosure

World's most expensive coffee harvested from animal poop! Get a fine crappucino at Starbucks!

Time: How the Stimulus Is Changing America

Images provided by NOAA show images collected by the Little Hercules ROV - awesome pics

If SS is drastically changed, the social contract that has existed since

S&P to hit 450 with U.S. worse than 'lost' Japan: strategist

Should the Patriot Act be repealed ?

Blackwater 'Unauthorized' Training in Colombia

Mississippi oysters safe to eat, experts say

Chicago teachers and principals say "chaos in the trenches"

I think we need to end the Drug War like we ended the War on Poverty.

The billionaire brothers who are waging a war against Obama.

Is this Debbie Wasserman-Shultz's brother?

Crazy Richard's Clearance Sale: ALL CHICAGO MUNICIPAL ASSETS MUST GO !!!!

UK study: Nonreligious doctors hasten death more

"Tea Party" Is a Phrase That Means "Conservative Republican."

Huffington is nothing but a tabloid and I am tired of it

Huffington is nothing but a tabloid and I am tired of it

Hispanics, Muslims, Blacks...gop About To Alienate Federal Workers, Too

We Have a Golden Opportunity in Alaska - Meet Scott McAdams

3 of the alleged domestic terrorists arrested in Ontario yesterday accused of constructing bombs.

From Motown to Growtown: The greening of Detroit

having BABIES during the worst flood EVER

Dems: We can not create "jobs, jobs, jobs", by exporting "jobs, jobs, jobs"! NO "FREE" TRADE. nt

Beck says "you are going to see the spirit of God unleashed" at 8-28

GOP to achieve wet dream: Cut SS and make the Democrats responsible for it.

'make me do it' ...tired of running around trying to put out fires?

Just got off the phone with the WH about Simpson and his BS

The White House accepts Simpson's "apology", Do you?

HRH Prince Al-Waleed bin Talal and Fox

Anybody know anything about Alveda King, niece of MLK, to appear with Glenn Beck

Federal budget PROPOSED deficits

When I was in the USAF, they told us that every leader is as good as their followers

This Is The Thanks The Dems Get For Treating The Blue Dogs With Kid Gloves

ACLU: LA authorities plan to use heat-beam ray on inmates ("tantamount to torture")

Jimmy Carter is coming back from NK with the US citizen

US Muslim Group: Cabbie Slashing A Warning On Anti-Muslim Rhetoric - Fox News Has Blood On Its Hands

Black nurse leaves white patient lying on floor; patient had requested "No black CNAs"

Black nurse leaves white patient lying on floor; patient had requested "No black CNAs"

President Obama, It’s Time to Can the Catfood Commission and Save Social Security

I love Keith exposing apple to apple

Who is currently actively campaigning for a Democrat running for office this fall?

Karl Rove Exploits Corporate Money by Kevin Zeese (8-26-10 Consortium News)

The Surveillance State Thrives on Fear-by Glenn Greenwald

"Ordain women," London bus ads will urge Pope

The Legacy of Martin Luther King: Coming Close Enough to Measure Character

Georgia Death Row Inmate Troy Davis May be Innocent

As seen on Olbermann, free clinic in NOLA needs donations

Alan Simpson Resignation Roundup

So, Let Me Get This Straight...

Alan Simpson, Senator Guttermouth, Spews Again

Do relationships thrive and last longer if born from eharmony,

Levi Johnston retracts apology: 'I've never lied about anything'

Filipino slave teachers’ recruiter sued for exploitation by AFT, SPLC

The Collapse of the American Empire (can it happen in a generation?).

Have you ever been arrested for civil disobedience?

Oh...Iraq and Afghanistan are going well

She is 14. She is drug addicted. She has psychological problems. She killed two men.

She is 14. She is drug addicted. She has psychological problems. She killed two men.

Who do you think would have been a better President??

Facing prison for filming US police

Who is in control of the White House?

There's no immediate SS crisis. But there IS a SS SCAM that has been going on since 1983,

Anyone here concerned about the extremists who may retake the Congress?

How Much Worse Does It Have to Get (Before We Get Off Our Butts and Do Something)?

Ok Du'ers, I know one of you got one of these

Despite Fresh Rhetoric About Saving U.S. Manufacturing, Obama Is Quietly Pushing Failed Bush Trade

Adios Inflation Expectations

Adios Inflation Expectations

Ken Mehlman is a rotten sack of shit.

Mother Jones - The BP Cover-up

Mother Jones - The BP Cover-up

"Turn Off Fox"...Campaign to get Fox News turned off in stores, restaurants, & other public places

MOTHER JONES: Ground Zero's Slave Graves

Next time, to free American citizens from North Korea, they want a visit from Reagan's corpse.

Enviromentalists 'feel stabbed in the back' over 'dastardly move' by Obama admin.

If I were the Unions, I would run campaign ads that discredit big business

(San Diego) Vaccine refusals are on the rise

"And, now, they're coming for your Social Security"

Fox News on all TVs at NASA/Houston

What could possibly get the Democrats enthused between now and November??

& if the WH won't fire him, it's time for House to REPEAL RULE requiring a NO-AMENDMENT VOTE by

Thanks to Fox News, I had a great day today

Killing The Golden Goose

The fierce urgency of defending Obama — against the left - Peter Daou

I get it now about Howard and the mosque.

More fierce advocating! "'Don't Ask, Don't Tell' feedback sought from spouses"

"There Is No Social Security Crisis"

"I'm going to work for the people that elected me, not the people that didn't"

SAVE SOCIAL SECURITY BENEFITS -- SENATE PLEDGE

Bond = Debt = Deficit, and SS Dollars

Check Your Hard Drive’s Health , a must, and it's free and easy to install

Venn Diagram that explains the NY mosque controversy better than anything I've seen so far

Mysterious empty yacht washes up on Florida beach

Man who stabbed Muslim cabbie worked w/ a global peace org.

"Why Is The U.S. Press Ignoring Pakistan’s Devastating, Dangerous Floods?"

Sequel to Groundhog Day: Bill Murray repeatedly lives one day of posting in DU's General Discussion

Indians express little sympathy for snagging U.S. IT jobs

Indians express little sympathy for snagging U.S. IT jobs

Yoda shirt.

The latest version of Ubuntu 11.04 is (drumroll)- Natty Narwhal

This is so wrong...on many levels.

Abe Lincoln, Galileo, cockroaches, and icebergs on Facebook

"John Travolta expecting a boy" - No shit - that's on the front page of CNN.com

Those Deep-Fried food fests usually don't do much for me... but....

Those Deep-Fried food fests usually don't do much for me... but....

Anyone recognize this?

Just saying hi

I think sometimes I SEEM p.o. to other people when I'm really not.

My solution to world peace: I'm making everyone a Grilled Cheese & Bacon Sandwich

But it's a really good deal......really.

Abe Vigoda Appreciation Thread!

No, I will not violate company policy/the law for you.

My LATEST Haiku - "Barry Manilow"

I'm about to drop $600 on a mirror, installed

Who says Engineers don't get laid ? I have photographic proof

If George W. Bush were still President, he would have protected us from those 550 million bad eggs.

Problem concentrating , need to concentrate

I haven't been motivated to go to a state fair in decades, but...

GD has gone around the bend. They are talking about OJ eating cat food.

Poop-coffee war pits purists vs. producers

*FINALLY* humans reach their potential! --- FRIED BEER and deep fried Frozen Margaritas

Post a link to an upcoming/recent trailer for a movie you think looks good...

I once saw a huge billboard for "Grandpa's Cheesebarn".

Why can't we have White Castle in CA?

Post here if you actually think that every little breeze seems to whisper louise. n/t

Angry Birds Rule!

Of these pen names, which is the best?

Brian Setzers rockabilly meets Marty Stuarts hillbilly rock

Cheetahs!

technical question

What's your Favorite Yankee Candle? Or any other kind...

What is the purpose of whittling?

If you feel down, depressed, upset, or just off your wheaties

Sigh. First he took his life, now a letter...

Hatch chili fans- question

Could someone please identify the music accompanining this video?

OK, creative/artist lounge lizzards - who are you and what do you do?

Happy Puppy Story

So, two peanuts walk into a bar...

The legend of Baba - Cosmic head massage

What was for dinner tonight? I need ideas. I had seafood caserole with peas.

ulcers

Elvis...love him or hate him

So, my friend has elected NOT to kill the scorpion in his new apartment

Cigarette making supplies

Question for you creative types. (You know who you are.)

Help me out!... Use "plenipotentiary" in a sentence.

Some photos from our four-day camping/road trip last week around Southcentral Alaska

Just watched Batman vs Dracula...ask me something!

Man arrested in Port-a-Potty theft

My tick infested yard.

I got a new Least Favorite Commercial

How to guarantee getting a girlfriend

Rolling Stone - Top 10 Songs - Beatles

DU word of the day is "tits". Replace any word in a thread title with "tits"

Meet Lorenzo the cat, a complete clotheshorse

The most poignant, heart breaking lyrics ever (do not open if you are sensitive)

Making phone calls via Google/Gmail. Have you done it?

Post here if you are drunk out of your fucking mind. n/t

A smoking vaccine?

Even more hummingbird photos - in motion

More dumb hummingbird photos - grooming

What's your main ringtone?

When my refrigerator goes into defrost mode, it sounds like little cows are in it.

"Carpe diem" has something to do with...

wow... 20 years since since Stevie left us..

Something learned about people that lie.

Those of you who are gamers...how important to you is the game's soundtrack?

Bristol Palin to be on "Dancing with the Stars"

I have 0 cavities...but yet my dentist wants to deep clean me and charge me $267.00 for the pleasure

I graduated today. I am officially a Physician Assistant.

Thank you, Mods!

List Your Top Five Names For Boys

From the Dept. of It Just Doesn’t Matter

No compromise on Simpson. No compromise.

Franklin & Marshall Poll PA Senate: 40% Toomey 31% Sestak (plus governor #'s)

Fear Can (and Should) Be A Powerful Motivator

Diebel has yet to concede to Adams

An Increasingly Awkward Dance

These are the states I would have Obama campaign in this fall

I'm highly skeptical of this CA Govenor Poll: Whitman: 51% Brown 43% (RAS of course)

Krugman: Fire Alan Simpson

This Week's New DU Outrage: Alan Simpson is brought to you by...

Weakness empowers the insane..

Obama, we hardly know you

self-deleted for posting in the wrong forum.

Them GOPers went and gone OLD TESTMENT ON US.....Their candidates are running extreme

It's the Crazies. Stupid!!!

Nouriel Roubini: Double-Dip Recession Odds Now Greater Than 40%, GDP To Be 'Pathetically Lousy'

Welcome to the third rail.

Bush’s Tax Cuts For the Rich: Destroying Our Revenue Base, Harming Our Economy

GOP in turmoil in FL: McCollum "reserving judgement" on who he will support in November

Herbert Hoover : Great Depression Goat

Speaker Boehner.

Apply the FICA Tax to All Income Including Investment Income and Lower the Retirement Age

I Just Called The White House To Urge Obama To Fire Simpson.........

Understanding Wingnuts-Or Not

Is America (as liberals know it) going down for the eight count?

Rep. Rangel says Obama among 'best friends'; backs off previous criticism

HuffPo: Dodd Questions Elizabeth Warren's Management Experience - A Concern He's Never Raised Before

Even Beck can't mar King's legacy -exercise in self -aggrandizement on Napoleoni scale (E. Robinson)

Everyone woke up and had their cup of coffee yet... SS commission, Simpson etc....

3 Senate Races I think Dems should go all out to win

I was trying to find updates on the NYC Muslim cabbie stabbing on foxnews.com but

FL Teamsters Endorse Charlie Crist for Senate

I guarantee the Al Sharpton rally will have more people but the media will focus on Beck and Palin

If The Democrats in Congress Lose Big, Then It's Their Own Damn Fault. Not Obama's.

Idaho GOP gives Labrador camp less than promised

SS is not going away

The Wrath of Palin

Top Lawyer for RSCC has been dispatched to AK to help Murkowski

Face it: Simpson is doing just what the President wants him to do

Face it: Simpson is doing just what the President wants him to do

Hey! Is Joe the plumber a member of a union? Are plumbers in unions?

Quayle surprises even himself

BLUE DOG-Congressman Jokes that Pelosi Might Die

Today I got what Salon Magazine calls a sketchy fundraising mail from Sharron Angle...

CBS News Poll: Obama Approval Rating Up Slightly

Time: How the Stimulus is Changing America

I'm sure I'll get shouted down, but do the Democrats need a "Promise for America"?

Spin: Since all Muslim community centers are mosques, all YMCAs are churches

Militants plan aid worker attacks in Pakistan: US

Military loses control of helicopter drone near Washington

Isn't an obit usually written after a death?

Unemployment Insurance Weekly Claims Report [08/26/2010]

Treasury Makes Shocking Admission: Program for Struggling Homeowners Just a Ploy to Enrich Big Banks

U2 Russian gig marked by human rights arrests

Saudi couple "hammer 24 nails" into Sri Lankan maid

APNewsBreak:BP's Hayward won't testify next month

Zetas drug gang suspected in massacre of 72 in Mexico

Miller's lead slims; Murkowski awaits absentees

New jobless claims drop for first time in 4 weeks

Presidential Proclamation--Women's Equality Day, 2010

Lee's attorney fights Toyota over Camry involved in fatal crash

"I continue to be amazed by how...the press treats the GOP's descent into ignorant madness"

France's Roma crackdown 'breaches EU law'

Local clergy coming together for a response to Dove World's Sept. 11 plans

Why Democrats Will Keep The House (Hotline)

CA approves rate hikes of 14 to 29% for health insurance premiums

Fresh eggs from recall farms being pasteurized, processed (For Consumption)

Muslim Stabbing Victim in New York to Call for End to Anti-Muslim Rhetoric (& is Meeting Bloomberg)

Feds drop case against Rob Blagojevich (brother of governor)

15 arrested at medical marijuana facilities in Oakland County

Deepwater Horizon supervisor confirms leaks in blowout preventer, lack of certification

Tea party group can march in parade

Germany Plans Limits on Facebook Use in Hiring

Pakistani Taliban hint at attacks on aid workers

China traffic jam vanishes overnight (?)

(Nevada) Prison closure gets support from state building officials

Anti-abortion pastor's convictions overturned

FCC Appeals 'Fleeting Expletives' Decision

Religion-Based Groups Protest Restrictions in Bill

Feds seek to toss state's anti-warming lawsuit

Blackwater 'Unauthorized' Training in Colombia

Second molestation suit hits Santa Rosa Diocese

Facing prison for filming US police

FDA finds evidence of salmonella in chicken feed

Ahmed Sharif Describes Alleged Hate Crime Attack ('why you have to kill me, what I did?')

Banks’ Self-Dealing Super-Charged Financial Crisis

U.S. Justice Department Tells Arpaio To Hand Over Documents By Friday

Pakistan floods prompt mass evacuations in south (100s of thousands ordered to evacuate their homes)

Feds examining allegations that NOPD officials gave 'shoot looters' order

STOCK MARKET WATCH, Thursday August 26

USA Today shaking up staff in 'radical' overhaul

Sweet vacation pic, hot off the press.

Poll shows dead heat in U.S. Senate Race (Missouri - Carnahan/Blunt)

North Korea releases Boston man held since January (Jimmy Carter negotiated release)

North Korea releases Boston man held since January (Jimmy Carter negotiated release)

Another down day: Dow closes below 10,000

Sotomayor Predicts WikiLeaks Case in Supreme Court

Judge OKs Agreement Over Neb. Abortion Screening

To move or not to move; unemployed job seekers face tough choices with undervalued homes

Toyota to recall 1.1 million Corolla, Matrix models prone to stalling

StarKist: Phase 1 of cannery layoffs to start Sat.

Migrants killed for refusing to be assassins, teen says

Palin: Alaska ‘wouldn’t stand’ for Scott Brown

Biden: States on Track for Weatherizing Homes

Drunk shouts 'terrorists,' urinates on mosque rugs

FAA fines American Airlines $24M for safety lapses (largest fine in history)

New York City cab driver makes public appearance (with Mayor Bloomberg) after stabbing (Graphic)

Empire State Building Rejects Request to Honor Mother Teresa; Catholic League Plans Protest

Scarcity of jobs puts more at risk of foreclosure

Blockbuster Tells Hollywood Studios it's Preparing for Mid-September Bankruptcy

Honduran journalist killing makes 8 for the year

Collapse of ancient Ellesmere ice shelf stuns scientists

What it means to be an American-have you forgotten?

Is Glenn Beck Mocking Martin Luther King?

Glenn Beck On God, Blood & Goldline

Lt. Gov. Ron Ramsey mocks and blames clueless, tightwad supporters for TN loss

St. Rudy of 9/11 strikes again - Worst Person in the World - August 25, 2010

Reporter Interviewed Man That Stabbed Taxi Driver

Inconvenient Truth - Fox bobblehead Megyn Kelly's outrage omits 97,000-106,000 dead Iraqi civilians

Mr. President, STOP Glenn Beck from touching the Lincoln Memorial on August 28!

Jack Conway supports Nomination of Elizabeth Warren

Climate Denial Crock of the Week:

Muslims: Hate 'em or help 'em?

(R): Social Security For Lazy Leeches

Thom Hartmann - A debate - Will privatized prisons insure a nation of prisoners?

Cenk To Host The Ed Show Thursday 8/26 & The Dylan Ratigan Show Monday 8/30 - Friday 9/3/10

AD: "Alan Grayson Saved Our Schools"

Midweek Politics: Former terrorist refuses to say how close is too close for Ground Zero

Weird Liberal Head Show #143: We Are Near Victory! Liberals Will Inherit the Earth!

RFK, Jr.: Coal's Toxic Sludge

Has Blackwater Founder Erik Prince Fled the US?

Lisa Margonelli: The political chemistry of oil

Hardball: Religious Hypocrite Assh*le Defends 'Burn A Qur'an Day

U.S. Soldier Waterboards 6 Year Old Foster Child For Wetting His Bed

Tea baguette schools us on our young country's first enemy...the Muslim Pirates of North Africa!

Rachel Maddow & Ed Rendell review the crazy GOP nutjobs in this election

The Agenda Project: Hate Begets Hate

Enough (Latest Alex Sink Ad-Florida)

Ed Schultz: Glenn Beck is Distorting Dr. King's Dream

Hardball: Religious Hypocrite Assh*le Defends "Burn A Qur'an Day"

Thom Hartmann - Dr. Christopher Ryan - Are humans naturally violent and monogamous?

Will Bunch's 'The Backlash'

Glenn Beck's Lincoln Memorial Speech August 28 Don't let him desecrate Martin Luther King!

TYT: Awesome Bloomberg "No Compromise" 'Mosque' Speech

Cenk on The Ed Show: Alan Simpson Had A Farm of Republicans Who Milked The System

Revenge of the Cat

Cenk Uygur on Ed Show: GOP is 'Party of Hate' (GREAT Cenk Rant)

Ground Zero Mosque - Hannity Pamela Geller vs Michael Gross

Peter Schiff whines about WSJ article. Also Hong Kong, no min wage, McCain and 99ers.

What is Beck afraid of?

Thom Hartmann - Is NBC TV's new Fall show Outsourced...funny or offensive?

Limbaugh: Teabaggers are unsophisticated politicians willing to endure the anal exam

Dems hit GoP HARD on deregulation! Best national ad this election cycle yet

Glenn Beck is NOT Martin Luther King Jr.

Is Islamophobia sweeping the US? (Taiwanese animation)

CIA Payments Linked to Karzai Aide in Corruption Probe

Corporate America, it's time to spread the wealth (LAT)

It’s the Poverty, Stupid: The education reform debate is misdirected

WH Accepts Simpson Apology for OWL

Alan Simpson Apologizes, Offers to 'Save' Social Security With His 'Man Boobs'

2 of Arizona voter's GOP picks may actually aid Dems

Third World America: Chronicling the Assault on America's Middle Class...and the Solutions

Former Bush campaign manager flips on gay marriage

Governments Go to Extremes as the Downturn Wears On(Colorado Springs shuts off 1/3 of streetlights)

"Now that's Rich" - Krugman on Bush tax cuts and the deficit the GOP claims to give a damn about.

Major Blow to Illiteracy Among Native Groups

How The Associated Press (AP) Gutted Its Own Scoop On The Venezuelan Coup D'etat

Arizona sheriff touts tough stance on immigration at Indiana church with an active Hispanic ministry

Building a Nation of Know-Nothings

Corexit is still being sprayed in the Gulf, even today

Race-baiter Glenn Beck wants to hijack -- I mean "reclaim" -- the Civil Rights movement?

Household incomes fall for the first time during Bush years - Center for American Progress

Own up, Governor: Race to the Top error was New Jersey's, not Obama's

Roads to Ruin: Towns Rip Up the Pavement(since not enough money to fix them)

Ken Mehlman's Stunning Admission: 'I'm a Black Muslim'

Robert Reich: The Anatomy of Intolerance

Brown and Schwarzenegger don't have to defend Prop. 8 -- but they should

Paul Krugman: This Is Not a Recovery

Rumor to Fact in Tales of Post-Katrina Violence

Independent UK: How much proof do the global warming deniers need?

Building a Nation of Know-Nothings

Afghanistan is ‘carnival of corruption’

Hey, Glenn Beck, I was at the March on Washington

Study: Bush tax cuts cost twice as much as Dem's healthcare...

Build More Mosques-"The worst way to fight terrorism is by being terrified."

How insurance companies want to mess with the "Medical Loss Ratio"

Autorank: Wikileaks Red Cell CIA Release - Say What?

Apply the FICA Tax to All Income Including Investment Income and Lower the Retirement Age

Can Preschoolers Be Depressed?

Porcupine's Problem

UK Bee Industry Abuzz With Mite Resistant Breed

Imnaha pack alpha male, thought dead or vanished, photographed in Wallowa County Oregon

Autonomous Swarming Robots Can Skim Sea Surface, Collecting Oil As A Team

Peak oil notes - Aug 26

Drumbeat: August 26, 2010

DNA of Chernobyl animals studied

New Honeybee Breed Key to Combating Colony Collapse Disorder

New turtle species found in U.S. river

Asia's smallest frog found- tiny as a pea (Pics to scale are amazing)

Cannabis Electric Car To Be Made In Canada

Australian Alpine resorts record biggest snowfalls in years

Edison2 is about to win the XPrize for a four passenger 100 mpg car, with an E85 powered car.

Racist Buccaneer fans make me sick.

Donovan McNabb probably will not play until Redskins' regular season opener because of ankle injury

S.F. Giants Huff reaches out to young cancer patient; invites family to Bay Area

Great Article on the Psychology of Sports Fans

OMG....... The Packers are gonna kick some are this year!!!

Kids, see what happens when you wear your baseball cap backwards? >>

Forbes: Average value of NFL teams declines two percent

Who's your early Super Bowl Champion?

Tiger Woods -5 through 16, tied for the lead.

Big Ten Divisions set.

Looks like the Packers may be hard to beat this year

Colombia to Probe Threats Against Human Rights Groups

How The Associated Press (AP) Gutted Its Own Scoop On The Venezuelan Coup D'etat

Major Blow to Illiteracy Among Native Groups

Honduran journalist killing makes 8 for the year

Blackwater 'Unauthorized' Training in Colombia

Hugo and Fidel got together for a chat today

"My husband told them the mine is unsafe, I begged him not to go back."

Mortgage worker got drunk, shot computer server

Jeff Sharlet discusses Uganda's anti-homosexuality bill on Fresh Air

NOH8

Tel Aviv Gay Center Victims Honored

GLBT's didn't make the cut on DNC Survey again this this year.

Newly Out Ken Mehlman Continues To Fund Many Anti-Gay Politicians

Brown and Schwarzenegger don't have to defend Prop. 8 -- but they should

Neighbors Defend Gay Couple Against Church Group

Early on in his senior year, at 17, he left the house on one condition: that he never return...

Gay Navajo Man Elected To Arizona Senate

AFA: Always looking for someone new to hate! Transgender People Are Committing Identity Theft

How has Hilda Solis changed the labor department?

Today in Labor History Aug 25 Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters founded in NYC & more

American Airlines mechanics vote down latest contract offer

Supreme Court prepares to weigh in on creating the nation's largest sex discrimination suit

Egg plant again sued over firing (so the company could fill her position with a Hispanic worker)

Toyota Motor Corporation (NYSE:TM) Outsourcing

Zombie Walk

More photos from our camping trip last week

A Gulf Science Blackout

Climate change - the facts.

Most detailed pic of a sunspot ever taken

Does quantum entanglement imply free will?

"A typical landscape REFLECTS about 90% of the suns energy. Only 10% is absorbed."

Origin of the cosmos?

The World's Happiest Countries are the Least Religious

When somebody says to me, "Jesus love you," or "God loves you,"

Okay, it's official: I've fallen in love with Kute Blackson

My Chart demonstrating the Nous, Ego, the Master Within and Consciousness

Medical reporting in the lay press does the public a disservice

What other countries are tops in cardiac research?

A Protein Killer Could Treat All Cancers, and Possibly All Illnesses

Estimates of yearly flu deaths are misleading, usually too high, CDC says

America’s mental illness epidemic: It turns out that the drugs are the problem

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