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Archives: September 10, 2010

I'm speaking for SNN (Sarge)

The Toll from Coal...

Construction Complete On 9/11 Truther Memorial

You have got to read the ruling on "Don't Ask, Don't Tell"...

GOOD NEWS RE San Bruno explosion

This is a gift to the Administration if they will just take advantage of it

Facebook revokes, returns Portland (OR) minister's posting rights as drama of Quran burning unfolds

"Your tax cuts at work"

Has the right wing escaped from their religious masters? I mean we have a minister in florida

August to June: A public school happily & purposefully going against ed deform trends

American Constitution Society Launches New Judicial Nominations Website

Donald Trump strikes deal with Pastor Terry Jones & Mosque

Please "CAPTION" - I'm Carl Felinia the recluse brother of my sister Carly

DTE's (Detroit Edison) negligence & parasitism & budget cuts caused the severe fires in Detroit

When it comes to mass murder and destruction and driving people into refugee status, Al Qaeda

(May) New evidence surfaces on charter school scam

It's the fundies...again!

Luckovich toon: skewers BP AND the Islam hysteria at once!

Interview with Phil Davison, the man behind one of the most intense stump speeches ever

Coverage of Koran Case Stirs Questions on Media Role

Donald Trump Inserts Himself Into Park51 Controversy

A Burning Question

South Africa: Xenophobia - the art of shifting the burden (to foreigners)

Any Chance Bill Clinton will Campaign for Jerry Brown ?

Any Chance Bill Clinton will Campaign for Jerry Brown ?

What time is the Obama press conference today?

Arpaio 2012!!

Top Priorities for an Education Makeover

Sheriffs want lists of patients using painkillers

Phil Davidson, GOP candidate for Stark County treasurer is FIRED UP (and probably on the yayo?)

Protesting the Important Issues of the Day.....

Arnold Schwarzenegger needles Sarah Palin while flying over Alaska

Right-Wing Republicans vs. Corporate Democrats vs. Progressive Populists

Holiday wishes for today and tomorrow

We must heed home truths of US recession

America’s Falling Infrastructure

Afghan Protests Against Koran Burning Turn Violent

Krugman: 'Things Could Be Worse'

i have downloaded a brazilian copies of the koran

Exclusive: WikiLeaks Collaborating With Media Outlets on Release of Iraq Documents

Exclusive: WikiLeaks Collaborating With Media Outlets on Release of Iraq Documents

Farm owners face trial in November

Imam asked Pastor Jones: "What would Jesus do?"

Group sues Department of Homeland Security to stop laptop searches

the fruits of your teachings, pastor jones

Errant drone near DC almost met by fighter jets

Yet another tea partier proven to be a liar

Don't Tazo me, bro!

The Indefensible Drones: A Ground Zero Reflection

Want to see something disturbing?

'Plan B' For Afghanistan Aims To Spark Long Overdue Debate

I went to register and it's taken. I'm not as creative as I thought.

1,270 Architects/Engineers Reveal Hard Evidence of Explosive Demolition at World Tra

Pentagon Aims to Buy Up Book

Interesting background info about the "Reverend" Jones - he is formerly of Cape Girardeau, Missouri

Interesting background info about the "Reverend" Jones - he is formerly of Cape Girardeau, Missouri

Cadmium in Chinese jewelry raises alarms (LAT)

You know I always thought Donald Trump was a bloated pompous asshole....

Out-of-State Billionaire Oil Barons Pour Seven Figures into California's Climate-Killing Prop 23

Democrats and Taxcuts ??

Duke College Republicans See Funds Cut, May Lose Charter Over Former Gay Leader's Dismissal

Blackwater founder Erik Prince targets Democrats in memoir

According to huffington it looks like Meek and crist are helping the repuke /nt

Blackwater founder Erik Prince targets Democrats in memoir

E.J. Dionne:Obama should debate Boehner and McConnell

I need to know at what point did 9/11 go from an act of terrorism to an attack from Islam?

"Let's take a trip to the Cayman Islands"

Bushco Contractor Quietly Granted Legal Immunity While Securing Oil Supplies In Iraq

Is there ANY worthwhile mainstream TV News? I haven't seen anything

Bloomberg is talking about how it would hurt the poor people if "bush" tax cuts are lost

The legacy of Iraq at home: On a cold December night, Sgt. Spencer Kohlheim hangs himself in his gra

So is the Democratic small business bill going to pass the Senate?

And CNN is now COVERING the San Bruno Fire

Charter School Director who embezzled 1 million from Native American schoolchildren gets 10 years

Majority Want Tax Cuts for Wealthy to Expire

A Bookburning Palooza

Why elections matter, in one graph

Koran Burning Still Off, For Now, As One Dies In Afghanistan Protest

Sheriffs in N.C. have stepped over the line

Obama Press Conference

Terry Jones is the real deal

Let's popularize a new word. "Palin". It's a synonym for something incredibly stupid.

Right-Wing Republicans vs. Corporate Democrats vs. Progressive Populists

Silence, and a time to reflect. Then move on with your day IMO would

Ok-I need your help again-local paper back to normal on editorials

Ok-I need your help again-local paper back to normal on editorials

Fox Nation: Mosque Site Just One Block from Human Remains

The DU front page has the hiccups again.

"We"/"They" are not all hateful.

On Fevers

Gallup poll: majority favor ending tax cuts for the rich, disagree with Boehner

Will YouTube be on high alert for Quarn burning videos?

I was going to wait on this but

For proof of the enthusiasm gap, look no further than this graph

"We are not at war with Islam."

Editing Party With Sean Hannity

Provider pulls Dove World church's service late wednesday.

Gawker: The Secret Dealer for Farmville Addicts

Nothing dishonors the victims of 9/11 more than the War on Terror

When do we as a country, a people, a species get to remove this garbage from the tracks


The roots of 9/11

Afghan Protests Against Koran Burning Turn Violent

My comment on all the recent nonsense. (Tomorrow's "Queen Victoria" strip)

US soldiers 'killed Afghan civilians for sport and collected fingers as trophies'

my ltte printed today re:denying Purple Hearts to Troops with TBI.

Maybe it is time we reflect back on Jim Crow

Mark Halperin (wingnut) say Obama should pick a "centrist Republican" for Chief of Staff...

You don't need complicated ideas

Carly Fiorina Repug Sen Candidate - Illegal past corp activity?

Number of Jobs, Labor Market Experience, and Earnings Growth: Results From A Longitudinal Survey

‘America Speaking Out’ Against Republican Proposals On Republican Website

Best quote I've heard in a while "Do you think they let Germans build near the holocaust?"

This is what I would do to repeal DADT

Ahmadinejad: Quran burning Zionist plot

SCREENSHOT: Iran's Ahmadinejad's tweet on Koran burning

Olberman Video: Bush's Rendition Program Remains Unchecked

An Invitation to enjoy a weekend of a Progressive Gathering

Who is behind the Quran-burning idiot?

When a Fringe Figure Becomes News

Ed Henry -- what a useless hack!

Nice robocall from the AFL-CIO

Al Franken email re: incentives for small businesses / Senate bill -

Shirley Phelps-Roper now in on the Koran burning, throwing in US flag and pedophilia accusations

Glenn Beck To Donate Fee From Alaska 9-11 Appearance

Obama's failed policies, can the man fight or is he really the wuss he appears to be?

This is why I love DU...

GOP Fights to Ignite the Party

I can't decide what to think about "Pastor" Terry Jones

First, Bash the Teachers- Media find a scapegoat for educational failure

First, Bash the Teachers- Media find a scapegoat for educational failure

The last 24hrs of Police Misconduct news reports from the InjusticeNews Twitter feed

Economic experts take to Sunday talk shows and call for more stimulus

Economic experts take to Sunday talk shows and call for more stimulus

Obama says al-Qaida hunt high priority

So Is It Time For The Media

So why were the actual words of John Kerry so awful that they had to be deleted

From the New America Foundation: Readying a Plan B for Economic Recovery

Need some desgregation history - Mississippi ***1970's***

Good quote from Harry Truman showed up in my crytogram today.

Why are right wing nuts named after Monty Python members?

US Navy kicks wingnuts in the soft and danglies.

What the Constitution says vs. what some people think the Constitution says

Everything you needed to know about San Bruno-devastating PG&E (taxpayer bailouts; dereg lobbying)

Democrat target of Tea Party speaks his mind

Dear GOP: We are not creating new taxes for the rich. We are simply ending their free ride

Dear GOP: We are not creating new taxes for the rich. We are simply ending their free ride

This quote from the Qur'an encourages violence

Email from a Korean-American immigrant about the prevalent anti-Muslim mood.

The Nation by The Editors: The Time For Bold Economic Measures Is Now

America's CHRISTIAN Osama Bin Laden-"If mosque is built on ground zero-it will be removed OK-style"

Source: Obama to Name Goolsbee ("Centrist economist") to Head Council

Belgium church abuse detailed by Adriaenssens report

Atlanta population grew 29% last decade

Atlanta population grew 29% last decade

Atlanta population grew 29% last decade

Quran-burning" Fla. pastor is Cape Girardeau native, ex-classmate of Rush Limbaugh

Is DU Having Technical Problems? The Front Page seems to be frozen in time!

Obama on Elizabeth Warren: “I’ll have an announcement soon”

Obama on Elizabeth Warren: “I’ll have an announcement soon”

So . . . . we flew from the east coast to San Francisco today . . . . . .

Standardized Tests Creates Standardized Kids

New York Post, Fox News promote macabre 9/11 human remains map

Friday TOON Roundup, part 2

"Fox & Fiends" shows map of 9-11 victim's "body parts found 348 feet" from proposed Islamic center

Friday TOON Roundup, part 3

The Judiciary is Political (for good or ill)

Circular Firing Squad! Palin's pal O'Donnell attacked by the RNC and DE GOP

University of Florida students protest against the burning of the Quran - pic

Friday TOON Roundup, part 5

GOPers finally figure out how to win in NOV...they gonna use SCREAMING and Whackoness

Uh--the San Bruno Gas explosion--- That was an infrastructure problem.

Oh, FFS... American media really, really, really sucks

DADT: We fail when we depend on one judge (or 5) to defend our liberties

Hey, I just got an idea. Maybe dumb, but an idea.

Errant drone near DC almost met by fighter jets

The Quran burner and his Tea Party followers...

Latest Las Vegas casualty: Liberace Museum to shut down

Friday TOON Roundup, part 4

WA State .....Brown executed for 1991 rape........

Ted Koppel: Nine years after 9/11, let's stop fulfilling bin Laden's goals

After this weekend, Terry Jones' 15 minutes will be over. What will be the next shiny object?

Meet The Self-Described “Christian Counterpart To Osama Bin Laden” (ARRESTED)

They should build the mosque somewhere else because "There's just too much opposition to it"!

The Rude Pundit: A Brief Note Regarding Hallowed Ground

This weekend I'm going to burn a slew of Glenn Beck/Sarah Palin books

"The current Great Recession may signal a far deeper social crisis than occurred during the 1930's"

off the wall question: how do I join a union?

I just finished watching the 1st part of a documentary called "MeltDown"

President Obama Attends Press Conference Without His Wedding Ring

Divide and Conquer

ACLU & NYCLU to Release Ad Promoting Religious Freedom as Mosque Controversy Continues

Could "Pastor" Jones have been "scared straight"?

Just when you thought flying couldn't get any less comfortable

With all of this wonderful attention being paid to Pastor Yosemite Sam...

"In America, anyone can grow up to be president!"

RAW STORY: Former senator, engineers offer ‘proof’ of 9/11 controlled demolitions

$how Me the Money - The Alaska $enate Race - the Mudflats

What happens when a McCain staffer and a former Kucinich Presidential staffer sit in a coffee shop

IL: Bill Brady and Mark Kirk PLEASE GO AWAY!

IL: Bill Brady and Mark Kirk PLEASE GO AWAY!

Of course, there are copycat Koran-burning nutjobs


DU brothers and sisters I have an idea.

They are whipping up this stupid pastor to the point that

CA crews try to reach smoldering homes after blast

Because Burning the Koran Can Do So Much to Restore Our Security and Build Harmony Among All Nations

The Fight for Sept. 11: Terror Anniversary Becomes American Day of Hate

Ironacy at it's best

Gangs in the military pose problem for civilian police, Killeen TX detective says

Help me stop this RW creep from becoming city commissioner!

If the crazy preacher was able to get the "Ground Zero Mosque" moved - would the right wing wackos

Pentagon Plan: Buying Books to Keep Secrets

Megyn Kelly wanted to make fun of Obama's speech on the economy -- but then he punked her

KKK rally planned Saturday in Ellijay

Letter from Al Franken - just because

Stand Up 2 Cancer is on tonight @ 8PM East Coast time

Tropical Storm Igor?

Bill Clinton helping two more Dems

Had the president implemented a truly progressive agenda rather than too often ratifying junior's

GOP insiders skeptical of landslide predictions

Friday funny from the Governator

NFL players give owners a finger in solidarity

I am sure this will be incendiary regarding the 9/11 site,

Fireball tragedy in California suburb brings gas industry under scrutiny

Woman held after 2 shot dead at Kraft cookie plant in Pa.

Woman held after 2 shot dead at Kraft cookie plant in Pa.

The REAL job creators are the people who spend their money...

Koran inscribed on clay tablets goes into kiln ... will there be protests?

Priest sex abuse linked to 13 suicides in Belgium; hundreds come forward

Bras used to support melons

Darwin's Nightmare Down Under

Rachel and Keith versus msnbc ads for the others who are NOT very good

Rachel and Keith versus msnbc ads for the others who are NOT very good

Rachel and Keith versus msnbc ads for the others who are NOT very good

Google results for "Who would unrec this." I love you guys :)

Obama kind of responds to DADT court decision

Two questions, re:Koran/Bible burning

Justice Sotomayor does not attribute Brown v. Board to the court: “the Constitution did it"

In televised debate, Blue Dog accuses Democratic opponent of palling around with progressives

Today in infrastructure: Water main fails in downtown Reno; sinkhole swallows truck

Disastrous defense of DADT

How to save the economy

"Stand Up to Cancer" on NBC/CBS/ABC/FOX

Republican Congressman Talks Government Shutdown

Anyone watching History Channel... 9/11 Conspiracies - Fact or Fiction??

San Bruno explosion: Families fear worst

San Bruno explosion: Families fear worst


Re: Media attention to pastor. I was listening to a CBC program on the radio. They

Police State: Sheriffs Want Access to Medical Records of Drug Users

Hey, closed- minded Racist Fools!! Welcome To The Future ...........

Wolf union employees agree to pay and benefit cuts

More proof that Palin can NEVER resist the bait, can NEVER STFU, always must have the last word

More proof that Palin can NEVER resist the bait, can NEVER STFU, always must have the last word

Yosemite Scam

Sacramento interfaith leaders plan 9/11 'blessing of peace' on Quran

Sharron Angle: Fox News is part of my new $1 million fundraising "push"

Friday TOON Roundup, part 1

They're not all hateful (toon)

Let’s Ground U.S. Airways’ Union Buster

Big Mo

Sarah Palin/Glen Beck Tomorrow In Anchorage ...WHY...

Are we endangering Muslim people in the U.S. and around the world?

Just about one more week

What could possibly go wrong? (NYC duel demos tomorrow)

Mirror Image (ed cartoon with Fundies)

Mirror Image (ed cartoon with Fundies)

Dates to mark on your calendars regarding Congress, DADT, DOMA, & Prop8, etc

Dates to mark on your calendars regarding Congress, DADT, DOMA, & Prop8, etc

What disgusted me about the Bush / Blair response to 9/11.

Claim Jumper Restaurant chain, Files for Bankruptcy

During ABC interview President Obama won't say he'll veto a tax cut for rich if Congress extends it

Fun with Google Instant & Billy Joel's We Didn't Start The Fire

Wisconsin teen shoots cow with arrow...

‘The Night Before 9/11': a Holiday Poem

Obama: Voter anger could hurt Dems in elections

Charter schools cry foul over rules that force most to refund thousands in new federal aid

OK, Voting is not a big deal Fox News Had It Right

We ARE a third world country

Wow: Jim Demint endorses Christine O'Donnell over Mike Castle for DE-Sen Republican primary.

Sharron Angle cancels debate, infuriates reporter

San Bruno explosion: closeup view of the pipe that blew

Why Millions March in France, but Not in the US

Los Angeles Unveils Teacher Evaluation Plan

Not to state the obvious, but...

Martin Sheen joins hotel workers’ Royal York picket line

Mandatory Friday Malloy Truthseekers check in!! TGIF! & here's a new kitty gif

Greg Sargent: Dear Dems: You can win the argument over Bush tax cuts

1st living recipient of Medal Of Honor since 9/11 - link to NYT article.

Used cars and the UAW

Rush Limbaugh and Terry Jones were high school classmates

Citibank's advice to female employees.

Solar Flare - pic

Anti-Dem Propraganda Watch #13 - "Obama Speaks Out for Muslims"- Fox News At It Again

If It’s San Bruno That’s Burning And Not The Koran...

President Obama: End all DADT discharges NOW and 'No Appeal' of ruling

Can't Muslims simply turn their hate & mistrust onto the Pub Party & it's

Can't Muslims simply turn their hate & mistrust onto the Pub Party & it's

Osama bin Laden challenged by former comrade

Can I get a DU consensus review on Chelsea Handler?

Can I get a DU consensus review on Chelsea Handler?

Great pic that I missed

The rich getting richer in one chart

Bull Shit Bull Shit Bull Shit!

Take a Look at

Hudson mosque vandalized

Wife of Rep. Conyers begins federal prison sentence

Obama rejects Clinton comment on Mexico

I wish Chris Matthews would stop saying the word Quran as " core--rans "

Archaeologists Unearth Lousiest Civilization Ever

How D.U. looked on 9/11 (old threads from the archives)

As a strong Obama supporter I do have to vent about this

Our intern's testimony helped overturn DADT!

Shall we pause to remember another September 11th...?

Anti-Dem Propraganda Watch #12 - "Obama: Voter anger could hurt Dems in elections"- No Quote!

I am getting lots of email from liberal/progressive groups seeking contributions

An armed member of Dove World Outreach pushes the media back - pics

A song about the undocumented workers who died in the WTC on 9/11

Is there such a thing as "Democratic Poetry"? This LTE reads like it to me.

I listen to KPOJ radio in Oregon all the time, stream it.

OMG CNN is doing a segment on this Jones character.

Craemer: Take a deep breath! Why the Democrats WILL NOT be Routed in November!

Nate Silver: G.O.P. Has 2-in-3 Chance of Taking House, Model Forecasts (225R v 210D)

40 houses blown up, dead as yet uncounted and

"Christian counterpart of Osama bin Laden" charged in plot to bomb abortion clinic...

So, if you live in CA and PG&E is your gas company...

Why do conservatives hate America?

In Goat We 9/11 protest.

It has been said that our infrastructure should be rated as a D or D-

Robert Fisk: Nine years, two wars, hundreds of thousands dead – and nothing learnt

We stopped buying a 'Koch Brothers' product yesterday at the grocery store.

Microsoft employees hold funeral parade for iPhone, Blackberry

On Rachel show, 'Income Growth Rates,' '48 - '05. Dramatic.

Notes from the trenches: Dems are VERY busy this season.

I've got CSPAN on right now...

"The leader of 50 racist shitheads got more press than all the anti war protests in 2003!"

AWESOME PIC: difference between liberals and conservatives

"the public has a sophisticated understanding of what constitutes a pragmatic immigration solution

One Dead in Protest Against Koran Burning

One Dead in Protest Against Koran Burning

A recent thread about a failed water main in Reno has just given me an idea:

$2.7 Million Charter School Fraud Could be Ignored due to Improving Test Scores

Elena Kagan recuses herself from 21 cases

The Washington Post's Education Reform Agenda - Exposed: Strip Mining American Education

Insurance Exec: Investing in Workers Pays Off (never had a layoff or a strike)

Sport meets politics at the US Open

There is a big difference between the mosque and the Koran burners

Errant drone near DC almost met by fighter jets.

My sincere regrets, Macy's, Barnes&Noble, Nordstrom, JCPenney, RadioShack......

Great message to progressives from dinner tonight "Don't agonize, organize!"

I will never forget the feeling when the second plane hit. Live.

I will never forget the feeling when the second plane hit. Live.

New Republican 2010 campaign T-shirts are out!

What is America's most pressing problem?

Chevy Cruze rolls off assembly line in red, white and blue

H.R. 3149: The Equal Employment for All Act - Stop Pre-Employment Credit Checks

H.R. 3149: The Equal Employment for All Act - Stop Pre-Employment Credit Checks

Things Could Be Worse - if Republicans regain Power Op-ed PAUL KRUGMAN 9/10

Will Obama directly pressure Blue Dogs on tax-cuts for the wealthy?

Five Big Myths About Social Security

'40-Year-Old Virgin' actor: I stabbed girlfriend 20 times by mistake

Alan Grayson M.V.P.

The Army Spends $312 Million Dollars For 33 Radar Sets

The First 9/11: The Fading Light of American Democracy

NY Times Muslim prayer room on the 17th floor of the south tower.

Weary of Drug War, Mexico Debates Legalization

How Recently Did You Read The Entire US Constitution?

American Society of Civil Engineers: The Report Card on America's Failing Infrastructure

Here’s the theme of this week’s Friday Afternoon Challenge Question: Famous Places!

Racy breast cancer bracelets causing controversy

Racy breast cancer bracelets causing controversy

What's in a Twinkie? Kids' favorite food deconstructed

NY Times "Muslim Prayer Room Was Part of Life at Twin Towers"

NY Times "Muslim Prayer Room Was Part of Life at Twin Towers"

Senate Judiciary Committee schedules hearing next week on judicial nominee Susan Carney

Obama Talk About Offshoring Job....But...

Has anyone even claimed that Koran burning was illegal?

MEDICARE FOR ALL - Sept 9 and 10

We're hitting Afghanistan with all we've got

I have a feeling Kabul is about to burst into flames. nt

FL city officials order private prep academy to move out of hotel classrooms.

Just what is the Upper Middle Class?

Boycott Koch Industries produts. Here's the list.

A Very Important Clarification: The Qur'an Protest Sign In Indonesia Says "CHURCH COMMUNITY" Beneath

Michael Moore's new site 'OpenMike'

I'm a mechanic.

A microphone is a guided weapon in the hands of those who spread hatred.

A microphone is a guided weapon in the hands of those who spread hatred.

Economic Recovery? What Recovery?

"When it comes to the plight of the middle class, Obama still doesn't get it"

Howard Dean urges progressives to join the October 2nd March on Washington

The Consequences of Allowing Oneself to Be Taken for Granted

A woman carries out a lone protest in front of the Dove World Outreach Center - pic

How FDR Got His Groove

Atheist billboard has fundie undies in a knot in Oklahoma

***Submissions are now open for the September Photo Contest*** You can enter at the

Obama: "One of the things that I most admired about President Bush was"

Quick question about tax breaks and job creation

I'm wondering if it is really worth it to go back to work...

Thanks to DU for Maintaining an Open Website

Can someone please explain to me why there are going to be a Brazilian Koreans at

i have downloaded a brazilian copies of the koran

I can't hide it anymore. I'm revealing my true identity.

Dudeists of the world, unite! International Burn a Jay Day

160 Arnie one-liners.

One of my favorite songs

Fuck you, too!!!!

"We"/"They" are not all hateful.


I'm organizing a Burn The Korn rally!

General Petraeus issues warning over threatened burning

Seriously, I was only away from my car for THREE MINUTES!!! Geez

REDSTONE is in the house, folks!!!

If you watch this video I will GUARANTEE you- you will have seen it all

I am quite the catch.

Cats take over IKEA store

Testing...Trying to upload a pic.

Which Nikki Reed photo is hotter?

Want to see cute? (baby)


You: Single again. Would you date a loser?

Cerrrone - Trippin On The Moon Suite - Hot Tracks DJ Remix

Dear America (US v UK English)

I have an idea for a new show...


Embed your politiwidget now.


I am an Angry Rebel today

Greatest movie of the 2000's. 'Devils Rejects.' If only for this scene....

Truly it is heartwarming how DU unites us. Recently, I saw a post by

If when I sweat, I smell like cat pee, is that a bad thing?

Our dog is shedding about 3 times his normal amount - does this have to do with


I'm Pissed (American Def) and I'm Pissed (UK def)

I just had an orgasm.

Who is "Ignored"

**** Please congratulate kimi for reaching 1,000 posts! ****

font pack for PhotoShop and illustrator (question)

You may want to know that I'm being paid by the ACLU

I bought NHL 11 today. Wanna know the best part?

What my son drew in school today. (Graphic image warning!)

Anyone ever ordered a Pillow Pet?

Youtube favorites?

Okay this is funny. I had a bill for electricity for $200 last month. I thought it was high but

For those who've been concerned about the well-being of LeftyFingerPop's pet chicken, Sheila...

Blech.... I'm feeling terrible...

"When you keep your ears down, no one can see you"

Re: LeftyFingerPop... I have 4 words of wisdom for you that I can't repeat often enough...

Snakes and snails and puppydog tails...

I'm so damned excited!!!!!!!

The world is going to shit. Nuclear Holocaust is coming. So post your best "Worst Date" story here

Albert? Albert? ..... Allllllbertttttt? .... Albert? ...... Albert? ......

Louie CK

Grade-school photos are about the biggest scam perpetrated against middle America.

Bill Nelson: 20th Century

Friday Night College Football Thread

Roger Ebert is going to do a new tv show about movies on PBS

I jumped on my couch like that no-talent asshole douchebag Tom Cruise, but got no $20M movie deal

Stock Tip. Apparently danish owned Lego is doing really well. It seems

The Beatles-While My Guitar Gently Weeps

If you use StumbleUpon

I could really use some DU emotional regulation about now.

Is it me or is MiddleFingerMom's dots are just as bad as sniffa's L's?

Jimi Hendrix and His Science Fiction Bookshelf

Talked to my sis in Christchurch, NZ

My silly O/C dog Cleopatra Marie (dial-up warning)

There have been some comments about passion.

The most adorable li'l froggy in the world...


One of the greatest songs / most erotic videos, ever. (Mods: it's clean.)

I made a big boo-boo at work yesterday

How often do you cry Leonardo words from out a silk trombone?

How many of you have seen the picture of the guy holding the GIGANTIMUNDOUS goldfish in a lake?

Whoa. I'm out on the screen porch, and I just saw a squirrel fall

No sparkles? No problem!

Inspired by another post, Friday stumper

Oh yeah, the Swing Wing commercial! Let's give the kids whiplash! MUST SEE! (or see again!)

RASTAFARIANISM? Whaddayaknow,... Mon?

This is going to get fun I think.

Recently, I've faced my mortality calmly, but NOBODY faces death with more courage than a lobster..

Jane's Addiction - Ripple

Why is the front page of DU Stuck on Tuesdays Page??

Question for people who cook. I have this friend who made gravy in a pot a couple moths ago and...

What was your weirdest recurring childhood dream?

Netflix suggestion?

Netflix suggestion?

Orphan Kitten Update

Going too far?

Just started watching "The Crying Game", the actress playing "Dill" is very talented!

The multiple blade razor is the biggest scam perpetrated on the US Consumer.

Is MiddleFingerMom a man or a woman?

cat question--not your normal question

Anyone remember Judi Bari? Court case today telling FBI not

the breed of dog thread got me going

Photos of our wedding! (dial-up warning)

Sorry to throw something serious into the Lounge, but I'm weeping right now.

Whose ready for spaghetti?

Do you like the new DU alert method?

Saw The Zombies and Argent tonight. Colin Blunstone is a Giant. What a voice.

More on the DADT ruling

Obama should've made the case for effective big government action going in.

You would think this story would be BREAKING NEWS but you know how the media is

Eric Alterman: Obama's Finally Ready to Rumble

What is the difference between Bernie Sanders and Al Franken?

Public Policy Pollster (PPP): Texas '12 GOP primary preview--Gingrich leads

What was this big Obama speech that I missed? I want to watch it and see for myself

President Obama to address Iraq, Afghanistan and economy in wide-ranging press conference

U.S. Wholesale Inventories Rise More-Than-Forecast 1.3%; Sales Climb 0.6%

Obama Takes GOP To Task On Economy, Tax Cuts (AP)

Terminator mock Sarah Connor... I mean Sarah Palin

Obama: Americans Shouldn't Turn on Each Other

**** Heads Up: President Obama's News Conference, Live 11am EDT! ****

I love TPetty's MOJO.

There's the line, but he's got to put some fire in it:

***Submissions are now open for the September Photo Contest*** You can enter at the

CNN and others have failed by providing a platform to another Jim Jones

How long before Phelps gets a call from a cabinet member and a statement from The President?

Allstate/National Journal Poll: Congressional ballot: 38% (D) 36% (R)


GOP Poll: FL Governor--Sink (D) 44% Scott (R) 42%

President Obama to hit four states in campaign swing

GALLUP: Americans OK Allowing Tax Cuts for Wealthy to Expire (only 37% say extend cuts for all)

2011.. redistricting for congressional seats for the next ten years, Unwinding the New Deal..

Polls on House races released this week

Ezra Klein is running a series on job creation proposals. First two: Andy Stern and Dean Baker

Health reform allows goverment to send insurers really strong letters

The Goolsbee appointment raises a vital question:

Good grief, .. can anyone in the media grow a pair?

CNN to Obama: Have you failed by not capturing/killing bin Laden

Why did Condoleeza Rice smile all through the History Channel interviews...

Someone help me. There's a "Leonard Cohen Retrospective" or whatever

I just saw Tim Kaine hand the keychain to Jon Stewart. My first thought...

White House announces $20M for rural hospital records

"I've got Muslims who are fighting in Afghanistan..."

Does anyone post more polls than Rasmussen?

Washington Post uses Obama's answer as their 9/11 editorial

On Boiling Frogs

More Republican (Roy Blunt and Mike Crapo) hypocrisy on the stimulus

Giving the gop What It Wants On Taxes Isn't 'Middle Ground'

"major good news from the Obama administration"

Voinovich of Ohio to back small-business incentives in Senate bill proposed by Obama, Democrats

(R)asmussen Poll--CT Senate: Blumenthal 53% McMahon 44%

VERY strong answer on the "mosque" question from Faux

Rand Paul afraid to stand on same stage as Jack Conway--backs out

Nate Silver Predicts November Losses for Perriello, Grayson, Teague, and Djou

City Tries to Disown Pastor Who Planned to Burn Koran

President Obama on Quran Burning: You "Don't Play Games" with Troop Safety

GOP insiders skeptical of landslide predictions

Aw, jeeze...

NH GOP Senate Primary: Tea partier may pull upset


PPP: Some hope for Dems this fall - enthusiasm gap closing as election draws closer.

Well Nate Silver is in with the bad news

Imagine Rodney Glassman beating John McCain

I find this MI poll alarming. Like in WTF alarming

Burning Books has a long Human History///tis a form of REDUCTION

Where they burn books, in the end, they burn people

Gibbs on White House messaging: 'Give us about 50 days'

(R)asmussen Poll--Oregon Governor: Dudley 49% Kitzhaber 44%

C-Span comments following Obama's presser

Angel Taylor. What an incredible young singer!

"Stupid people get elected when smart people don't vote"

What product from the past do you miss the most?

Florida pastor's daughter says 'he needs help'

WH Press in a Twitter Obama wasn't wearing wedding ring at Press Conference

Dear President Obama...enough with the "strong hints." Please just appoint Ms. Warren.

Thoughts on visiting New Orleans this week (Pt. I)

Matthew Yglesias: $250,000 is a Lot of Money

Robert Gates made a compelling case for burning the Koran.

Ezra Klein likes a Republican idea: "one-year suspension in the Social Security payroll tax "

Pastor in Koran furore accused of using 'slaves'

U.S. Marines free ship from pirates

Coverage of Koran Case Stirs Questions on Media Role

Gas line explosion burns San Bruno neighborhood

AP Source: Obama to Name Goolsbee to Head Council

Paris imam invents portable mosque for better praying

Koran-burning protests sweep Afghanistan

U.S. Wholesale Inventories Rise More-Than-Forecast 1.3%; Sales Climb 0.6%

Exclusive: WikiLeaks Collaborating With Media Outlets on Release of Iraq Documents

E.P.A. Meeting Stalled by Security and Cost

Soldier's widow gives birth hours after funeral

Soldier's widow gives birth hours after funeral

Japan missing more than 230K listed centenarians

CBS The Early Show: Rev. Terry Jones - Quran Burning Off, "Right Now"

Feds Say AZ Violates Rights of English Learners

NIH to resume funding stem cell research for now

Queen Creek Arizona dog shelter ordered to close

Amnesty International calls on France to heed EU calls to end Roma discrimination

Koran Burning Pastor's Two-Hour Deadline

Iran cancels release of detained American

French ministerial circular targets Roma encampments (contrary to Sarkozy's public statements)

Florida Pastor Terry Jones' daughter pleads with dad not to burn Korans at 9/11 rally

Final seal of BP oil well to begin ('bottom kill')

STOCK MARKET WATCH, Friday September 10

Castro `Amused' at How Remark on Cuban Economic Model Was Interpreted

(Fla) Horizon Bank becomes year's 119th bank failure

U.S. troops in Afghanistan may get back their fast food

2 Sides on Charter Schools Add Cash to N.Y. Races

25 slain in Mexican city; 85 escape border prison

Following criticism, U.S. suspends foreign aid for outsourcing (to Sri Lanka)

Why Afghanistan has reacted so sharply to threat of Quran burning

Facebook passes Google in surfers' time

Trump's offer for Islamic center site called a 'pathetic' PR attempt

Sebelius to insurers: "zero tolerance" for misinformation

'No Belgian church escaped sex abuse', finds investigation

Kevin Rudd confirmed as Foreign Minister

Discarded cigarettes blamed for Princeton apartment building fire

Pastor who planned to burn Quran on way to NYC

Tax breaks only to those who create jobs in US: Obama

Yoko Ono Stages Anti - Violence Exhibit In Berlin

New GM CEO to receive $1.7 million cash salary

Toyota is dealt another legal setback (conspiracy to hide and destroy evidence in product liability)

In Virginia, a Woman on the Verge of Execution

Obama to GOP: 'Get serious'

Report: US Must Deal With Domestic Radical Problem

First Medal of Honor for a living Afghan war vet

Qur'an burning: Nato troops shoot at Afghan protesters

Iran accused of building secret underground nuclear plant

'Prince of pot' sentenced to five years

ACLU sues California for allowing school districts to charge fees

Obama Defends Rights Of American Muslims: "We Don't Differentiate Between Them & Us -- It's Just Us"

NY Minute: Albany Tea Party activist on hunger strike over Hannity's failure to interview Paladino

Is Arianna Huffington still a Republican?

Castro Says He Was Misinterpreted On Cuban Economy

Honduras deploys soldiers on anti-crime patrols

GOP Poll: Dems lead in three competitive Iowa congressional races

Rachel Maddow- Palin's Power Exposed!!! Tea Party Exposed!!!

Rachel Maddow- When crazy calls for coverage

Dr. Fred Millar - Interview at Toxic Train Cars Forum

The Boogeyman's coming, the Boogeyman's coming!!!

Sam Seder: Glenn Beck Rally: The Bibletution & other Civics lessons- TBS

The Real News: 9/11 Questions Remain Unanswered - Peter Dale Scott interview

President Obama Slams Senate GOP Obstructionism

Rachel Maddow- Filthy rich buy fake popular support

CBS News: Hydro-Fracking Turn Well Water BLACK!

Obama On U.S. Muslims: 'We Don't Differentiate Between Them And Us -- It's Just Us'

Al Jazeera English: Social Media's Response To The Qur'an Burning Threat

Islam in America: The American Crescent Part 1

Islam in America: The American Crescent Part 2

Ground Zero Mosque/Center/Park51 is to Hiroshima Church?

Shirley Phelps-Roper (Westboro Church) to burn Korans & US flag on 9/11, Mohammad a pedophile

Incendiary Idiotocracy - If only it were only Jones

TYT: Republican Running for County Treasurer Is. The. Crazy.

Bush's Stimulus Caused Our Problems, Obama's is Making it Worse!

Weird Liberal Head Show #158: Good News, Bad News, and Midterm News

TV Ad: "Yucca"

Rachel Maddow - Obama and his administration still whitewashing Bush's 'support' of the troops.

JFK's "Health Care" Speech From Madison Square Garden (May 20, 1962) (Pt. 2)

Big Time Crime- Smothers Brothers Song about Wall St Fat Cat

'Clinton committed to US interventionism, militarism abroad'

Rachel Maddow- Exploiting 9_11 for fear and profit

Papantonio: Let's Beat Glenn Beck's Butt With One Nation Rally Oct. 2

If Only We Had A Covert Operation In Iran Working On Nuclear Nonproliferation Back Then!

JFK's "Health Care" Speech From Madison Square Garden (May 20, 1962) (Pt. 1)

tenth ( An award-winning short story video appropriate for the times)

Congressman Alan Grayson Profiled By CNN

How Dummies Restore Honor

Why Rahm Was 100% Wrong - by Cenk Uygur

Jon Stewart Teaches MSNBC How To Lie Like Faux Noise

Solar Panel once installed on White House returns home to DC - JTMP.ORG - PART 1

GOP Candidate Phil Davidson's Demented & Unhinged Speech - Hitler Style

Howard Dean: Welcome to One Nation Working Together

Alan Grayson's New Ad: 'Briefcase II'

Pentagon Plan: Buying Books to Keep Secrets

Who is this Koran burner? Muslims ask

Sept. 11: A Day Without War

Fidel: 'Cuban Model Doesn't Even Work For Us Anymore'

It Was Heaven That They Burned

Andrew Sullivan: The Age Of Fanaticism

Wait A Minute, Big Tobacco Is Suing Someone? A Country?

An Invisible Chief Justice Greenhouse

Letter to Young Americans

Following criticism, U.S. suspends foreign aid for outsourcing

Hatred in Black and White at the Knob Creek Machine Gun Shoot

Who Cares About ‘Burn a Koran’ Day? This is all the media’s fault

‘Where are the jobs, Mr. Boehner?’

Quran Burning Story: This Is How The Media Embarrass Themselves


Dumbest Right-Wing Quotes of 2010 (So Far)

Der Zor Diary: A pilgrimage to the killing fields of the Armenian Genocide

"Polls, Damned Polls and the Truth About Venezuela"

Obama Strongly Hints At Warren Nomination To Head Consumer Bureau

Friday Talking Points (138) -- "Candidate" Obama Returns

Understanding Afghanistan (from a person who lived there -- for nearly five years)

To Sleep, Perchance to ? Weekend Economists September 10-12, 2010

David Sirota: The neoliberal bait-and-switch

Notoriety given Koran-burning pastor misplaced

El Reg: All CO2-spewing kit now in existence is OK for the planet

Pilbara find points to earliest life

GEE, SKIP! Wallaroo gives woman real 'shock' in middle of Dubbo Central Business District

Inland NSW Dam levels revelling in rainfall (down to 1.5% at one point during the drought)

Peak oil notes - Sept 9

Drumbeat: September 10, 2010

Rare supply: the trace minerals powering our gadgets

Clean Energy Victory Bonds - What do you think?

Bilby population rises in southwest Queensland

Atomic Renaissance Interrupted

San Francisco Gas Explosion Kills at Least Six People [Video]

Sen. Nunn's Statement to Senate on nuclear threat

Why Rahm Was 100% Wrong - Cenk at Huffington Post

Pat Burrell hits the "W"....

so far so good in my work ff league

Worst. Goalkeeping. Ever.

In honor of the Penn State vs Alabama game, who's the greatest college FB coach?

The Most Stupid Goalkeeper Ever // Funny Penalty

Sport meets politics at the US Open

Call for the ages against Miami Hurricanes remembered

Santos brings surprising change

Honduras deploys soldiers on anti-crime patrols

Rigoberta Menchú meets the press

Guatemala judge orders soldiers to stand trial for peasant massacre

Amnesty International Criticizes Extension of U.S. Sanctions on Cuba

Sept. 11: A Day Without War

Venezuela re-adjusts prices of paddy rice, maize and sunflower

Venezuela castrated with no promising young people to build its future

Fidel opens space for internal dissent in Cuba, expert says

"Polls, Damned Polls and the Truth About Venezuela"

Alejandro Sanz Appeals to Hugo Chavez

Cuba leases to bring deepwater drilling within 50 miles of Key West

Uribe Arrival Marked by Protest

Castro says he was misinterpreted

It Was Heaven That They Burned

"Cuba: from communist to cooperative" - Guardian Comment article.

WAPO - Castro says he was misinterpreted...


Kraft plant killings

Mother pulls gun on volleyball team members after their victory

Breaking: Ritter picks former LGBT Bar Association president for Supreme Court

MARYLAND: Gov. Martin O'Malley Says He'd Sign A Marriage Equality Bill

HomoQuotable - B. Daniel Blatt (Otherwise known as asswipe)

Police oversight panel to study APD supervisors role in gay bar raid

Hold onto your shorts. The stupidest logic in the history of logic! NOM Supports DADT Repeal?

I Give A Damn. Do YOU? - A must see video for anyone with gay friends and family

A possible it too subtle?

Cemetary pictures

***Official Submission Thread for the September Photography Contest***

Andrew Levine Senior Scholar, Institute for Policy Studies: The "Existential Threat"

Iran FM: Zionists behind U.S. church's plan to burn Koran

***Official Comments Thread for the September Photography Contest***

Today in Labor History Sept 10 A sheriff and deputies gunned down 19 striking miners and wounded 40

Star Trek's tractor beam possible?

Ptolemy or Copernicus, just a matter of convenience?

Robots capable of 'deceiving humans' built - 'We do understand there's a downside to this'

This quote from the Qur'an encourages violence

How to Make Coexistence into more than a bumper sticker?

Music Prescriptions

Starcodes this Week - Heather Roan Robbins

Cool, weird.

Wow, Organized Religion is losing again (Pluto).... A famous Libra person wrote this in July

Misfolded Neural Proteins Linked to Autism Disorders