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Archives: September 24, 2010

Senators Push For Hasty Approval of Pipeline For World's Dirtiest and Costliest Oil

People under the age of consent can be charged with statutory rape?

O'Reilly: The Left is attacking Fox News to draw attention from the economy

I got an email on this and thought I'd share it after I checked it out on Snopes. In the midst of

Deputies: Teen (R) who ran for office part of organized crime ring

If you can't make it to ONE NATION on 10/2.. watch it on TV.. Free Speech TV

Singer Eddie Fisher, 82 dead according to MSNBC

White House Statement re DADT Justice Department filing in Log Cabin Republicans v. USA 9/23/10

Some Think Reid Bowing To Pressure From Dem Candidates

Some Think Reid Bowing To Pressure From Dem Candidates

share prices rising: Ed Dept reconsidering its decision to crack down on for-profit diploma mills

music rigjht now - some rousing LW music..HBO2

Does Godwin's law apply when the rhetoric gets outright Hitleresque?

House approves small-business aid bill (LA Times)

Dear Rep. Steve Cohen (D-TN), please blow it out your ass.

"The US is in the throes of anti-Islamic fever, a rightwing Tea Party challenge and anti-immigrant

Remember That $584 Million Dollar USS Freedom? It's Broke.

Give the devil his due.

Sounds Like The Five O'Clock Follies Are Back

EU confident of an early Mercosur free trade deal

America Is Suffering a Power Outage…and the Rest of the World Knows It

Feeling more down on the current crop of Democrats than usual

"War on terror" brings havoc, maligns Muslims: Qatar

Is Facebook working on the continent?

Can we all just get along?

Matthew Perkins, Veteran, Charged With Killing Girlfriend And Her Young Children

While focus is on Afghan south, U.S. soldiers in north battle on

Court on overturning gay adoption ban: There is no explanation or excuse to break this family apart

Britain tells US 'we cannot fight another Afghanistan'

Contractor Deaths in Iraq and Afghanistan Outnumber Service Member Deaths

Is anyone else being nickel and dimed by their insurance company?

US Poverty Data Tells Only Half the Story...

British Cuts to Military Concern U.S. Officials

Big cash edge for GOP in state elections

Linda McMahon is a douchebag (use of JFK in her ad and won't back down using it)

Gotta laugh at this one

BBC: Abba to sue over Danish far-right's use of Mamma Mia

Pascrell calls for Dems to compromise on taxes as North Jersey GOP candidates praise pledge

Diplomats who were left behind face security problems in Iraq

BLS: Mass Layoffs Summary for August 2010

Obama warns China

Relatively good news on the insurance front for my family.

Mike Thompson is pulling no punches

LA judge to weigh ownership of 840 pound emerald

The 'Pledge posse' I mean 'Plague posse'

"Plan calls for balancing the budget. Doesn't say how"

Why Won’t the FBI Stand Up to Islamic Extremism? (Molly Norris cont.)

Why Won’t the FBI Stand Up to Islamic Extremism? (Molly Norris cont.)

Coal Speaks for Itself

New US Cyber Command Wants It All

Landrieu blocks Obama nominee over offshore drilling ban

Man does this toon seem true this year!

Taking the "mass" out of transit in Atlanta

It took the Republicans just three minutes to violate their Pledge to America.

It took the Republicans just three minutes to violate their Pledge to America.

Krugman - "Downhill With the G.O.P. - Deficits are a terrible thing. Let’s make them much bigger.”

Delete please, duplicant.

The fog of political war

The fog of political war

Tea Party Candidates Benefit From Stimulus, Federal Spending

I don't want my country back.

I don't want my country back.

Military suicide prevention efforts fail: report

LA Times: GOP's 'Pledge to America' offers no answers to serious problems

Stephen Colbert and head of farm workers on CSPAN3 shortly...

Seven Elephants Killed in India by Speeding Train

Vote: What do you think about the GOP's new "Pledge to America"?

Tax cuts for the wealthiest, service cuts for the neediest, in the name of our Savior, Jesus Christ.

Tax cuts for the wealthiest, service cuts for the neediest, in the name of our Savior, Jesus Christ.

Replace the Capitol's indoor plumbing with Chamber Pots

Rachel going off on the GOP and how they would privatize the VA...Gang ATTACK! I Love it

Overlooked in the tax debate - billions for the wealthiest.

Fresh off farm gig, comedian Colbert set for House hearing today

I Pledge Allegiance to the Rich - And the United States of Wall Street

David Corn on ShouldColbertTestify-Gate

Forbes 400 list: 2010 has been very good to the richest Americans

Victory for rank & file labor in Indianapolis: Count at GM's Indy Stamping Plant Solidarity Vote:

If it was rumored that a Democrat in Congress was having an affair

"Peacable, God-fearing" militia man claims rights infringed while attempting to overthrow government

Great line from Jimmy Fallon.

New Rule: Rich People Who Complain About Being Vilified Should Be Vilified

Page Six goes into full wingnut mode over "Lib media" being mean to BONER

More on why Bishop Eddie Long deserves scrutiny

Toon: Young Abstinence Comics

I guess Christine O'Donnell won't be shopping here...

I guess Christine O'Donnell won't be shopping here...

We need tariffs on foreign imports.

Will Health Reform Be Repealed?

A modest proposal - Cut Taxes

pg. 17 of the pledge "a rootin' tootin' Cowboy" pix

Polls Lift Barbara Boxer And Jerry Brown In California

New Rule: Rich People Who Complain About Being Vilified Should Be Vilified

Thanks everyone who answered my call for help! They did it :)

The decision-making process explained:

Have you ever stop too thing about all of the landmines the Rs laid during the Bush years?

Hey Congress, don't you want to cut taxes before an election?

Quietly, US military opens up to Sikhs

Hate the Banksters all over again! ..... "Inside Job" documentary soon to hit theaters

Hate the Banksters all over again! ..... "Inside Job" documentary soon to hit theaters

Belgian skydiver 'murdered love rival' during jump

voting in Iowa first day of early voting

Serious question. Is there anyway we can force Congress to vote on this tax issue?

Ann Coulter: Palin Has More Influence than a President

Right wing nutjob blogger Frederick Meekins: Obama ate buckwheat crepes, so that makes him...

'Smelly people, 'commies' and 'dirty porn': Europe mapped by national stereotypes

Thank goodness we cleared up THAT important business in the news...

It's all so unfair to Boehner and the wingers!

VARIOUS:

WAR ON TRUTH

U.S. Businessman: Blackwater Paid Me to Buy Steroids and Weapons on Black Market for Its Shooters

It would not bother me one bit...

That was awesome

Pop group Abba stops far-right Danish People's Party from using their hit song "Mamma Mia"

Colbert is on now!

Saudi Arabians Will Soon Need A License To Blog

Mitt Romney: Economy Will Recover by 2012, but Obama Beatable Because He Doesn’t “Love Freedom”

NutMeg Whitman resorts to Detroit-bashing to get California votes!

Comment on the Tea Party Movement - April 20, 2010

Angle: "I can say 'I need a million people to send twenty five dollars to SharronAngle.com'..."

The GOP Pledge: Smaller Government, Bigger Deficits

Do you support the NFL Players' Union in the event of a work stoppage next season?

Yet ANOTHER Contract ON America from the Red TEAM

Poll from Huff Post - Congressional Dems are bad, but Republicans are worse!

MORE fucking CROSSHAIRS from The Quitter? "Palin targets health care law supporters on site"

Freeper "marron" eagerly surrenders to the ever-so-dreamy possibilities of "Palin-Bolton 2010."

Rally4Sanity Satellite Rallies Being Planned

Lohan did not pass go, did not collect $200...

Say one thing , do another...this shit is getting old real fast. DADT

So in 1994 I cooked this dinner and it was so bad, all of us were sick for days...

Let us Count the PHOBIAS of them GOPers..HomoPhobic, XenoPhobic,

How many people do you think are going to the Oct 2 rally?

Queen wanted to use U.K. poverty fund intended for low-income houses to heat Buckingham Palace

Man Who Killed Himself In Harvard Yard Left a 1,900-Page Online Suicide Note

ANOTHER fucking gooper ad on DU!

How to teach kids.

Can't go to D.C. for Big Ed's rally, sooo....

The Republican View of America: 80% Male, 20% Female; 75% Over 50, 25% Under 50; 99% White, 1% Horse

Michael Brody: Aspiring Obama Assassin is upset with DU!!!!

Has the U of Minnesota Canceled Documentary ‘Troubled Waters’ That Is Critical of Big Ag?

Bachmann refuses to speculate on Boehner for speaker, but one site backs her for the job

Police Confirm Bank Robber Has Bomb - Miami, FL

What do the poor need with heat?

What do the poor need with heat?

Marco Rubio: 'No' to credit card statements release

Marco Rubio: 'No' to credit card statements release

Overheard at a DE Diner: "This will be the first election ever I won't be voting straight Repub."

Sean Hannity objects to a President who shows nothing but "adherence to his rigid ideology"

Brazil's big election: Dilma vs. José

Dumb Letters to the Plain Dealer, Part CXVI - "Recognizing the Merits of American Capitalism"

Dumb Letters to the Plain Dealer, Part CXVI - "Recognizing the Merits of American Capitalism"

The only thing that really scares me about the possibility of a Republican takeover

"if you loved George W. Bush, you're going to love the new Republican majority."

Tea Party candidates who took stimulus money!

Nancy says the House may vote on the tax cuts

Calif. AG Clamps Down On Lender - Comply With Law Or Stop Foreclosures, Brown Tells Ally Financial

Army Reveals Afghan Biometric ID Plan; Millions Scanned, Carded by May

Roku users: someone just made a private channel for justin.tv

"Now that the Democrats have essentially ceded the midterms to the Republicans..."

"It could have been worse. And if we aren’t careful, it probably will be."

DA's office investigating Bell Police Chief's pension deal - declared in him disabled on hire date

Witches FOR Christine

On Camera: Cows Foil Black Bear Attack

Selective Editing Gone Too Far-Repub Candidate Omits He Was Once Charged W-Murder

Democratic Poll Leaders

New O'Donnell videos surfaces and guess what - she want to stop us all from having Sex

New O'Donnell videos surfaces and guess what - she want to stop us all from having Sex

John Boehner on Values-

a thought about thinking...

Your Homework Assignment For This Weekend

3 new senators to take office 2 months early

Buddy, Can You Spare Some Change?

Hotel ousts couple after accusing them of writing negative TripAdvisor review

do me a favor...please vote and respond to THIS in one of my papers

Words of "wisdom" from Bishop Eddie Long on TEH GAY

New study of Gulf oil spill

Bwahaha!! "Friends of Sharron Angle" sent me a solicitation!

Granholm praises Teach for America efforts in Detroit

Down the memory hole: Rolling Stone erases ‘Climate Killers’ story

Jon Stewart to GOP: "Your fresh new ideas sound exactly like your old ideas"

Man Survives Passing out With Head in Museum Noose

Well, I am sure there are those out there who WILL BUY these...

Dylan Ratigan and the Demoratic Party

The Way Out of the Slump

Republicans Ludicrously Assert That Their ‘Pledge’ Will Lead To Smaller Deficits And Less

First Lady Michelle Obama hosts a tour of Stone Barns Center in Pocantico Hills, NY - (updated) pics

A little sympathy for O'Donnell

Folks wondered why the President was focusing so much criticism on Boehner personally

Stephen Colbert Testifies Now On C-SPAN3...

Q: What's orange, smells like an ashtray and bourbon, and might be having an affair?

It is what it is! Neither side wants to win.

Wisconsin and Minnesota DUers

The Texas Board of Education ups the ante on stupid

I'm so disenchanted - No, pissed-off - No, expected it I suppose....

LOL: Desperate For Support, Republicans Tout Colbert’s Fake Endorsement Of ‘Pledge To America’

Wall Street traders fear new Oliver Stone movie will bash banking

When's the hammer coming down on Ensign

4th man sues Ga. megachurch pastor

I like watching those who watch me online...

Blue Dogs Identifying Spending Cuts To Pay For Bush Tax Cuts For Wealthy

Oops! South Bend billboard error creates embarrassment

ASAN Calls on Sharron Angle to Apologize for Damaging Remarks

Right now the focus is on the tax cuts and this might be a little bit off

Mike Malloy - Democrats Are A Bunch Of Cowards

Meier on 'Waiting for Superman' movie...

Commenter on YouTube says Eddie Long's "Son" George Bloomer does the same thing

Whoa! What is this fracas in Nevada that Big Ed was showing?

Selective Editing Gone Too Far

Bishop Eddie Long's Global Sexcapade: 4th man says the Rev. sexed him up on trip to Kenya

Krugman: Republicans prospose to eliminate NIH, Medicaid, Parks & Highway Systems, Child Nutrition..

***bbc world news has interview w pres O.

Pity the poor media pundits

Guardian UK: Rupert-über-alles must not be allowed to darken BSkyB

Mike Malloy - Go Plan Your Father´s Funeral, Liz

Great post on Milwaukee Journal blog

It took Christine even longer than Sarah to get through college -- more than 20 years.

Hey, Mr. Brody... the answer to your question is... wait for it...

The choice is clear: if the Federal government is going to meet its commitments, the 2%

"FCC Opens Spectrum to Super WiFi, in Time for Corporations to Control It!"

Some good info from Fact Check for a change.

Special ed left behind - No buses, no school for Detroit Public Schools' neediest

Teaparty Zodiac

So How Did the Bush Tax Cuts Work Out for the Economy? (Keith discussing now)

Don't miss KO tonight

UK Catholic primary school set to convert to Islamic faith

A thought about Ministers of megachurches...

Roma Expulsions Challenge Europe's Benevolent Self-Image

Roma Expulsions Challenge Europe's Benevolent Self-Image

The surest path to becoming ultrarich

Fred Hiatt is Making Sense

Change the Senate Rules on Presidential nominees before November 2nd

DEA drug drop off program starts tomorrow. Huh?

Just got down from my ladder, installed my latest political sign.....

Who Rules America: 83% of wealth held by 10% of the people.

Possible Directions our Nation could take in the near Future.

University of Illinois denies Bill Ayers emeritus status

Fighting Back Against Fox News: A Righteous Example

Fired U.S. Attorney: Bush Administration Turned DOJ into ‘Laughingstock’

It may now be safe to chuckle - maybe even guffaw - over the major fuckup by . . . . .

Rick Sanchez about to do a story on the Arizona murder

Boehner stands up for marriage and family values!

Richard Haas says the rest of the world is dismayed with the unserious nature of our political

Richard Haas says the rest of the world is dismayed with the unserious nature of our political

Best Part of Colbert's Speech

Detroit Public Schools struggling with education reforms

Social Security Call to Action

Will Maj Witt's court win be appealed?

Generic Ballot Virtually Tied: Democrats 46%, Republicans 45%

Guest on Rachel show = nurse who got her job back!

Robert Reich: The Super Rich Get Richer, Everyone Else Gets Poorer, and the Democrats Punt

Finance GOPs seek probe on White House access to taxpayer data

A thread for and about Teachers

A very different First Full Day of Autumn

Funny video from Election '06

Not able to watch video.. What exactly happen when Colbert testify?

Not able to watch video.. What exactly happen when Colbert testify?

Judge orders lesbian Air Force nurse reinstated

Found this on ALLHATNOCATTLE.NET. had to share it.

Why Jack Welch is Wrong about Obama

Sexist House GOP has been out to get Pelosi since she had GALL to actually USE Speaker's Office

Former U.S. Rep. Tim Walberg: 'I really don't know' if President Obama is Muslim born in the US/

$33K/year for prisoners, $9K for students: Teacher's comments on 'Waiting for Superman"

Quelle surprise !!!: Widespread fraud suspected in Afghanistan elections

Funny 'Moran" graphic I saw over at FR

Irony.

remembering the Carter years and the Reagan 'stimulus'

Petraeus Cons Obama on Afghan War - By Ray McGovern

Bill Maher on HBO in 10 minutes.

69 Democrats Urge Administration Not To Appeal DADT Ruling

Daily Kos: Confessed Union Buster Shares Trade Secrets with Delta Flight Attendants

Boehner Flash Back

What references would you remove from schoolbooks, if you were on the Texas Board of Education?

Step right up, the sideshow is expanding!

Man Files Complaint Over Bikini-Clad Police Officer

Why I care little about "Obama" vs. "President Obama"

Squatting in McMansions

Toon: Do we have the will?

Christine O'Donnell's Dream of a Boink-free America

SETH McFARLANE ON BILL MAHER TONIGHT!!!!

The most important person in the world (is dying a horrible death)

Cspan 1 - Rerunning Colbert Hearing. Starting now - fyi.

Jeff Zucker out at NBC, Jon Klein exits CNN amid prime-time losses

Boehner is NOT having an affair...He is "hiking the Appalachian Trail"

The Republican message by the MEDIA is at an 'orgasmic' high!

Hey Easterners, should I watch Maher tonight?

CAUGHT: Stewart Shows GOP's 'New' Pledge Exactly The Same As The Old (VIDEO)

Mandatory Friday Malloy Truthseekers check in!! TGIF! Best of Malloy tonight

69 House Dems. sign letter to Fierce Advocate Obama over appealing DADT ruling

Montana woman fights bear using courgette

Chuck Todd is "offended" that Colbert appeared in Congress! Asshole. nt

HuffPo: "Polls Lift Barbara Boxer And Jerry Brown In California." EAT IT, Fiorina & Whitman.

Obama, apparently, is now taking oders

What the hell is going on with Bill Maher? GOP'ers having a field day. Hope Bill

Cheeto

1000+ post numbers...

*Bossip Exclusive* Bishop Eddie Long Stepping Down From The Pulpit After Sunday Sermon

So Boehner had an affair

What Fox Edited Out Of The Jon Stewart/O'Reilly Interview

UN: World on Brink of Major Food Crisis

Krugman: I guess the Blue Dogs really want to be in the minority.

The Rude Pundit: LOL Democratz

Radioactive Waste from Horizontal Hydrofracking

Damn I miss Bill Moyers on Friday NIght

McCain plays hooky from book tour, gets caught via her own tweet

Republican electoral strategy: incite inter-class warfare, utilize divide and conquer

"What if we say to conservatives - ok we can invade Iran

"What if we say to conservatives - ok we can invade Iran

GOP Pledge Architect McCarthy Can’t Name A Single Program He’d Cut From The Federal Budget

It's not that Americans won't do migrant work. It's that they won't do migrant compensation.

The serious aspect of Colbert's testimony

"Dubious" Claims in "Pledge to America": Factcheck

DEMS: Stop Making Sense!

Andrew Breitbart is a propagandist, not a journalist.

Chuck Todd doesn't refer to President Obama as "President" only "Obama"

Missing Page From GOP 'Pledge' Found

7 Tennessee pastors will 'bait' IRS with pulpit politics

7 Tennessee pastors will 'bait' IRS with pulpit politics

Is France a better place to live than the USA?

Is France a better place to live than the USA?

Nurse fired for comment to cop during traffic stop

Contractor Deaths Exceed Military Ones in Iraq and Afghanistan

Social Security Con Artists Are Lying About One of the Strongest Arms of the Program

U.S. stocks lifted by data, up for a fourth week

Tea Party Script Written In Washington (VIDEO)

Letterman suggested this as a good mascot for the teabaggers

When Republicans call HCR socialist or Communist, they aren’t lying

Accountability for Torture: Still Too Little, But Not Too Late (ACLU)

Quotation of the Day September 7, 2002

How important is money?

Dylan Ratigan: "the democratic party is a vehicle of the wealth of Wall Street"

Here's what I'm thinking about November . . . looking at it as TARGETING Republicans ....

Here's what I'm thinking about November . . . looking at it as TARGETING Republicans ....

I have an idea, Let's ask the Republicans to compromise

What printer (wireless if possible) doesn't rip you off

What printer (wireless if possible) doesn't rip you off

My uncle's doctor says he needs to be on oxygen 24/7

Stephen Colbert testifies on Capitol Hill - lots of pics

I have a sign idea for Stewart's restore sanity rally.

Sheriff Arpaio needs to spend a little time in his own jail

Extend the Under $250K tax rates BEFORE the election

Breaking: Judge orders lesbian reinstated to Air Force

I got a letter from the NRA today

President Obama: I fault myself for not being able to make the case more clearly

a 6 minute video of Sarah Palin's "greatest hits" - Vote Democratic this year.

House prices are down, why rents still high?

What will We Democrats Do...When there's No One "Left" to Fight Back?

Rep. Gary Peters (D-MI) isn't taking any shit from his teabagging opponent

Another The Last 24Hrs of Police Misconduct From The InjusticeNews Twitter Feed

Barbara Boxer widens lead over Fiorina in poll

Future US Senator(!?) Christine O'Donnell on EVOLUTION: 'Politically Incorrect', 1998

Boehner allegedly has a mistress

The Vultures of Capitalism- World on Brink of Major Food Crisis

Log Cabin Republicans Outraged at Obama Administration Filing Objection to DADT

'Today, Obama Lost the Hearts and Minds of LGBTs For a Generation'

Are Democrats too timid?

Early photo sequence of Boehner affair...

Why is Feingold losing?

Malcolm X on Suffering Peacefully -

It's a small well-kept house in a modest neighborhood. The sign on the door says

So I went to the weekly "Family Festival"...

What the Pot Legalization Campaign Really Threatens: Alcohol Industry Profits

NY Times Expose !!! **John Boehner affair with Lisbeth Lyons**

*The* Recession was over 16 months ago. Just curious . . . is *Your* recession over?

Ha Ha--Degenerate gambler Bill Bennett thinks that the show Weeds is damaging to society

Did you hear Steve King (R) after Colbert spoke to the committee?

I hate bullies

Colbert Calls For Either More Visas For Farmworkers Or Develop Vegetables That Pick Themselves

President Obama Proposing $300 BILLION Tax Cuts To Businesses

Charlie Baker (Rep. Candidate for Mass. Gov.) attacks unions

HuffPo: Rep. Peter DeFazio Turns The Tables, Confronts Shadowy Conservative Group Running Attack Ads

HuffPo: Rep. Peter DeFazio Turns The Tables, Confronts Shadowy Conservative Group Running Attack Ads

When I listen to Geoffrey Canada I don't hear someone who wants to bleed public schools for profits.

When I listen to Geoffrey Canada I don't hear someone who wants to bleed public schools for profits.

The Tea Party comics page

A Waste of Paper

Legal Cannabis is the Best Thing for Medical Marijuana Patients Since Prop. 215

***September Photo Contest: Finals round***

The Economics of Destruction

The Cult of the Magical Teacher: Our National Delusion

The Cult of the Magical Teacher: Our National Delusion

Arne pressuring DC mayor elect Gray to keep Rhee as school head.

I haven't seen many Monarch butterflies this summer.

Even Shepard Fairey's Losing Hope

It's been two days

Computer super-virus 'targeted Iranian nuclear power station' but who made it?

The Inconvenient Truth Behind Waiting for Superman

Forbes bloggers rip apart D'Souza's mentally disturbed rant against Obama's 'Kenyan' mind

Forbes bloggers rip apart D'Souza's mentally disturbed rant against Obama's 'Kenyan' mind

Tattooed woman 'told to put bag over head by Jobcentre'

NBC news prez says they aren't experts on education.

Tampa Tribune and St. Pete Times Editorials: 'Marco Rubio's credibility is at stake.'

Tampa Tribune and St. Pete Times Editorials: 'Marco Rubio's credibility is at stake.'

Friday Toons, part 2- more stupid republican pledges

Friday toons: Teabaggin'

Friday Toons, part 3 - Recession all gone

Friday Toons, part 3 - Recession all gone

Friday Toons, part 4 - Fighting the wrong war

Friday Toons, part 5

BIG DOG: "STAND UP & FIGHT"- --'Dems have 30 days To Stand Up & Embrace Challenge Or Get Whacked'

186. The last time I weighed 186 was just before President Clinton took office…

Bumper Sticker:

Anyone having problems with Chase Bank?

NEW RULE: Rich People Who COMPLAIN About Being Vilified SHOULD BE Vilified

Summer's end is here, and it's going to be cold at Pine Ridge soon.

Fearing the Masses

Goodnight, Sweet Eddie

the answer is now, the question is when, the meaning is all night.

DU really needs a chat feature?

kitty doesn't like Overkill...

music rigjht now - some rousing LW music..HBO2

Confession time: Cold Case often makes me bawl.

"It Was A Very Good Year" updated

Do you like putting whipped cream on your pie?

God, I miss this cat. I loved him soooo much.

At what point did you learn the world is one big marketing ploy? Swing set days over?

Truth in advertising WIN

MI6 'used bodily fluids as invisible ink'

Please help me find this rock group! I can't remember their name.

Best new mainstream Metal song. It's your fuckihg nightmare...

Look a little closer.

R.I.P. Michael Been, lead singer for The Call

Everything is Upside down

You gonna get caught... just you wait and see...

YOU MUST WATCH the new HBO series Boardwalk Empire -

The decision-making process explained:

perfect imperfect

Dean Martin. Discuss.

Guess I'm not going to McDonalds anymore

Tattooed woman 'told to put bag over head by Jobcentre'

Something's going on. I know, there's something going on.

Doncha think it's kinda sad, that you treated me so bad,

The last half hour has been TOUGH

Friday afternoon music - Byrds from "Shindig" 1965, "Chimes of Freedom"

The high cost of electrocuting yourself

Kali's cowgirl boots just ain't RIGHT.

Quote from "Family Guy" creator Seth McFarlane regarding the economy...

Your weekend epic fail

Loathsome "celebrity" couple Montag & Pratt can no longer afford their $20,000-a-month rent

I finally heard "If you don't like it here then quit!" one too many times yesterday...

My reputation for recording records to CD's is spreading...

I'm getting tired of the songs in my exercise playlist.

Has any one purchased one of the new IPOD Nanos?

Nudists and swingers at war in France's 'Naked City'

One of the funniest things I've seen in ages:Stephen Colbert testifies before Congress!

Shit my aunt Faye said: "Bad little boys are sent to the pickle factory where they are turned into

Help, Need Name of Guest Actress in Big Bang Theory

Two more reasons I like Flo... (dial-up warning 470 kb)

Eddy Grant - "Living On The Front Line," LIVE on Top of the Pops 1979

The movie "Secretariat" -- anyone else here going to see it?

Ellen "Night Court / Meat Loaf's Paradise By The Dashboard Light" Foley: "Spy In The House Of Love"

So I passed 15,000 posts here on DU. Not that I'm asking for any kind of superficial recognition or

OK for the old timers here, remember the thread about..

need punctuation advice

Doggie Jailbreak (DEFINITE dial-up warning 2 MB)

A guy calls his brother who is house-sitting for him to check in on things...

republicans

If you like dancing . . .

Facebook was down due to technical glitches TWICE this week...

Pulp - Sorted For E's and Wizz (Glastonbury 1995)

Corina, Corina - Steppenwolf

‘Bless Me Ultima’ to shoot in New Mexico

The Verve - Bittersweet Symphony (Glastonbury 2008)

What do I say if I bump into someone in the neighbourhood who I don't want

Bleeding ulcer. Highly unrecommended. Except that the medications are very

What's for breakfast, Lizards?

Fall is here.

Your weekend epic kitteh

Post Your Funny Sign Pics

It's only 3am people. Come on. I have two movies. Which one shoud I watch?

Willie Nelson kicking ass and taking names

A little Friday Stumper: What ties these three songs together?

I just shaved this morning. Now I'm at work and, as I rub my chin, I feel the parts I missed

What are you reading today DU? I'm reading Andre Agassi's autobiography. It is really, really good.

Bring 'Em Home.

CSNY - "Carry On," LIVE @ Wembley 1974. Watch a coked-out Neil solo all over the map.

Dear Facebook,

I'm halfway thru GOLDSWORTHY's bio of "CAESAR"& will go on/back to CERVANTES' Don Q

(R)asmussen ND-HOUSE POLL: Berg (R) 48 (-5), Pomeroy (D) 45 (+1)

Anyone going to try Diaspora?

Senate Snapshot, September 23rd: Still no Apocalypse

Safe in my Garden

RGA spending another $2M on MA Governors race

I just got Archade Fire's new CD. Ask me anything....except for the name of the CD because I don't

CA-SEN POLL: Boxer 47, Fiorina 41.

DEMs have EMPATHY, MORE FUN, WIT, REASON, LOGIC, COMMON SENSE

REPUBS: "Reconciliation is the fastest best path"

The Plumline: R's already blasting Dems for failing to act on the tax cuts

Can somebody tell me why this election is even close?

TPM: Pelosi: 'We Will Retain the Right' to Force Tax Cut Vote Whenever We Want

TPM: Pelosi: 'We Will Retain the Right' to Force Tax Cut Vote Whenever We Want

"Revv'd up like a deuce, you know the roller in the night"

"Stephen Colbert testifies at a House immigration hearing,"

O/T-but Jon Stewart showed last night just how "new" the Repubs.' "Pledge to America" is...

Digital footprint of "Pledge For America" PDF points to longtime GOP lobbyist Brian Wild

i had to drive to newton mass last week

AP: Pelosi Says Tax Cut Vote Possible Before Election

We've had to call the cops twice this week....

Admin's court brief opposing lifting DADT, in response to a lawsuit brought by the Log Cabin GOP:

tipping cows (mooo!), healthy exercise, the universe, and everything

You've heard of Kitty Carlisle? (dial-up warning 600 kb gif)

Fall is HERE!!!!!

Have you EVER been this fucking bored?

A simple explanation of the logic from critics of the administration

Um... look... when I told you to go pound sand... I was, you know... speaking METAPHORICALLY!!!

Need some info on Beck's last "event" in DC please

So I totally just forged a soccer roster for tomorrow's game

LIVE: Stephen Colbert testifies on Capital Hill on his day working in the fields

IS Dan Quayle's offspring going to win in Arizona?

List of Tea Party Republican candidates who support no exceptions on abortion

A reminder for the naysayers

And finally... for all you presumptuous ones out there...

Anyone see Wall Street II yet, I saw it today

VIDEO of Christine O'Donnell: I'm going to stop the whole country from having sex

Teabagger thug (Angle supporter) punches woman in face at Nevada senatorial debate.

A thought about Ministers of megachurches...

Desperate For Support, Republicans Tout Colbert’s Fake Endorsement Of ‘Pledge To America’

Republicans are wrong if they think Americans hate health reform

Angle supporter pushes woman, punches man

The best ways to get to where you really want to be.

Video: "Obama speaks to BBC Persian" (Iran)

Today would have been Jim Henson's 74th birthday.

US walks out on Ahmadinejad's UN speech (stale maneuver)

Was (Not Was) - "Earth to Doris / Robot Girl"

Battle of the Bands

Democrats Pleased to Find Obama on the Trail

So How Did the Bush Tax Cuts Work Out for the Economy?

"Week of Media Shitcanning Madness Continues! " CNN's Jon Klein, NBC's Jeff Zucker!

Axe: Plouffe to W.H. 'sooner than later'

The Revolution... coming or not?

99er and Tier 5 Unemployment Extension Breaking Updates: Are 99ers Pushing “No Vote”?

chasing cows (mooo!), healthy exercise, the universe, and everything

Big gobs of flour!

I want an e-book reader but have no clue as to which one to get. Please help!

They Got to Biden

The IMPORTANCE of a good art teacher in schools...

The GOP's Pledge .... new observations

SPEARHEAD: Power to the PEACEFUL!

Seeking Samsara perfume

“The double-dip seems to be off the table"

Favorite punctuation

well, Santa went and loved an unclean woman again

Boehner had an affair with DC printing lobbyist? HuffPo reporting on upcoming NYT story

Let the damn tax cuts expire

Law professor suggests two-person presidency to quell voter anger

Why do they want to "get" my name at the bank?

Limbaugh: "If you voted for Obama, you deserve to be unemployed" and "in misery"

Trend: Republicans afraid to debate

Who can translate German?

Rep.Darrelll Issa afraid to debate..

"Sulking is no substitute for organizing." Best quote I've seen this cycle.

Evidence of Obama's hate towards gays

KY-Sen: Jack Conway closing in on Rand Paul

WH released 700,000 visitors names

What Are Our Chances of Taking the Senate Seat in New Hampshire?

I've got a question about tires:

Belgian skydiver 'murdered love rival' during jump

Self-fulfilling Prophecy Department: The Democratic “Punt”

I am so damn mad right now!

Nice run there Rockies....

It's a jungle out there.

Four Questions.

"Obama Approval Ratings Moving Up"

Really bad Bill Maher.

Kind of a serious question about the people who regularly send out chain emails

I had the best chicken salad with grapes and walnuts today.

Meet Eli

Friday, September 24. William Shakespeare's Thought For The Day:

Pretend that I haven't been to the ER: give me some bad advice after stepping on a piece of glass!

***September Photo Contest: Finals round*** Please come vote! :^D

Photos: Mrs. Obama and her elitist lifestyle....

In the hospital with a hurt foot

A wise man does not bite off more than he can chew...

I don't see any threads about Bones or Fringe

Really? That's the first time we heard about that problem.

Pre High School football: Child abuse?

DUers: Can you give updates on hot house races in your areas?

***September Photo Contest: Finals round*** Please come vote! :^D

Politico's Kenneth Vogel: GOP's Big Money Men Return

Fox Apoplectic Over Colbert Testimony: Megyn Kelly Demands Apology, Rep. Steve King Calls Him A Liar

When Visting San Francsico your favorite GO-TO place?

What songs were playing on your very first date?

So, How'd You First Hear about the Birds and the Bees?

So, How'd You First Hear about the Birds and the Bees?

What Annoys You About Facebook?

Excuse me, Mr. President, you may wanna denounce and reject "Bishop" Eddie Long

House panel to move forward on easing Cuba policy

Army Reveals Afghan Biometric ID Plan; Millions Scanned, Carded by May

Ex-President of Colombian Congress Jailed

YouTube wins court case in Spain on intellectual property

Japan Said to Free Chinese Captain Amid Tensions

Filmmaker Michael Moore to Receive John Steinbeck Award from Center for Steinbeck Studies

Gunmen kill Mexican mayor near Monterrey

Florida ban on gay adoption unconstitutional, court rules

4 senators urge Obama to fire Afghanistan watchdog

Warning over malicious computer worm (Cyberwar on nuclear plant Iran?)

Europe's political basket cases: Why Belgium and the Netherlands can't form governments

Jonathan Klein to Leave CNN (Replaced by head of HLN)

U.S. congressmen to Obama: Free Pollard to facilitate Mideast peace

Citigroup Sued in New York by Norway's Central Bank for Stock, Bond Losses

Citigroup Sued in New York by Norway's Central Bank for Stock, Bond Losses

Colombia: death of feared No. 2 rebel a watershed

Small biz, banks may spurn Obama's $30 bln program

UN chief hits radicals for fostering tension

99er and Tier 5 Unemployment Extension Breaking Updates: Are 99ers Pushing “No Vote”?

Even Shepard Fairey's Losing Hope

Brewer Campaign Protests Union Boycotts Over Immigration Law

Stephen Colbert draws attention to self, then farmworkers during Hill appearance

Cuomo leads Paladino by 19 points in Marist poll

Delphi retirees to get trial in pension suit

Hard evidence of child labor at 2010 Commonwealth Games

FBI raids homes of several Twin Cities war protesters

Civil rights panel hears testimony in '08 voter intimidation case(New Black Panthers)

Federal Judge Orders Air Force to Reinstate Lesbian Nurse

Judge orders lesbian reinstated to Air Force

Pelosi says tax cut vote possible before election

Texas ed board adopts resolution limiting Islam in textbooks

Senate debates tax increases on companies that move jobs overseas

Colombia seeks seat on UN Security Council for 2011-2012

Judge clears way for California's first execution since 2006

Regulators Sieze Credit Entities

Tea Party Convention Is Canceled

Mike Castle Feeling Out a Write-In Run

Stocks jump as the news improves on manufacturing

Judge: Witt Should Be Allowed Back Into Air Force

Pentagon paying Utah homeowners for fire losses

Pakistan erupts after US jailing of 'daughter of the nation' Aafia Siddiqui

4th man says he had a sexual relationship with Georgia megachurch pastor (Eddie Long) as a teenager

CIA used 'illegal, inaccurate code to target kill drones'

Law chief orders probe into secret files on death of Dr David Kelly

ATF targets gun dealers to stem sales to Mexican cartels

Apple, Google, Intel, other tech firms admit secret agreements to not poach employees

Widespread Fraud Seen in Latest Afghan Elections

Barbara Boxer widens lead over Fiorina in poll

An American Currency Battle With China Is Heating Up

Singer Eddie Fisher Dies in Berkeley

Judge denies stay of execution for murderer-rapist

Proposition 23 poll (Climate Change) shows a dead heat among California voters

Johnny Cash Died in Great Distress About Iraq Invasion

Judiciary chairman asks Colbert to leave after statement

Cuba Details New Policies on Budding Entrepreneurs

Jeff Zucker Leaving NBC

Government takes over three credit unions

Obama couldn't sell out a speech this wk? Is this right? Bill Maher just said it

.UAW may pull Chase accounts

STOCK MARKET WATCH, Friday September 24

Sarah Palin's Top 10 Tea Party Mamma Grizzlies (from DC Douglas)

More on the new documents. Bush knew. But we knew this in 2006

Rachel Maddow Republicans running on Democratic successes

Glenn Beck interviews George Carlin

United States Department Of Argriculture: Hemp For Victory

Democracy NOW! Robert Scheer - The Great American Stickup - Part 1

Karl Rove's Barons Continue to Subvert Democracy - AmericanCrossroadsWatch.Org

Rachel Maddow Right wing culture warriors attack Michelle Obama

Damn that Jimmy Carter - he's at it again!!

Palin – O’Donnell 2012

Grayson Opponent Calls For Establishing Several Democracies In Middle East

*Breaking News* Three houses in Minneapolis raided, other houses in Michigan, NC, Chicago targeted.

The Onion: Obama Releases 500,000 Men From U.S. Strategic Bachelor Reserve

Rachel Maddow: technology reveals that GOP Pledge written by corporate lobbyist. Surprise.

John Kasich Debates James Howard Kunstler

Colbert's immigration testimony

Mike Malloy - Democrats Are Cowards

DNC blasts Republicans' 'pledge':That Was Fast

Joe Bageant: Tea Party just a media spectacle to distract us

TYT: Extreme GOP Hypocrisy Exposed

Confessions of a Union Buster

Pledge Architect McCarthy Can't Name A SIngle Program He'd Cut From The Budget

So, wait, Rep. King is AGAINST cheap labor? I think the GOP employers he represents might disagree

Christine O'Donnell: I'm going to stop the whole country from having sex

In Honor of the Honorable Mr. Boehner and GOP Family Values

Decoding the Pledge to America

Colbert reveals the meaning of the term 'corn packer' to Steve King

It Gets Better Project

TYT Interviews: Cenk w/ David Sirota - Hate For Progressive Critics Of The Obama Admin

Mike Malloy - Go Plan Your Father´s Funeral, Liz

Longer version of the serious side of Colbert at the end of the hearing.

Sen. Durbin DESTROYS Sen. Coburn for blocking Evil, Commie FOOD SAFETY bill

The Top Vlog: New Progressive Channel w/ Seder, Daily Show CC Winstead, HuffPo's Cesca & Many More!

Billo The Clown Can't Stop Thinking About Evil Black People

AMAZING! --- A True Tale From Texas

FOX - Calls Colbert A Liar - DEMAND An Apology For Wasting Tax Payer's Time

Bill Gates Sr says Soak The Rich

Rep. King is butt hurt about Colbert. Megan Kelley is in high dudgeon

Ed Schultz: GOP Unveils Their Plague of America

Dead swans waking up Southwest Florida news rooms? Now asking asking

What Colbert said at the end of the hearing that the media isn't showing you

Buchanan calls Fiorina's attack ad powerful, effective, soft, with ancillary benefit of being true

Weird Liberal Head Show #172: Me vs. My Congressman

Olbermann - Michael Moore and Keith Both Disgusted by Democratic Leadership

Epic Anti-Gay Lunatic Highlight Reel...don't miss this one

Brawl Erupts After Reid, Angle Spar in Nevada Senate Race Forum - pics below vid

Alan Grayson's Epic Political Ad

Subject and message cannot be blank--why not? nt

Obama adviser: the administration opposes marijuana legalization and isnt big on medical marijuana

Dating Christine O'Donnell -- The Witch Days

South Florida: An arms smuggler's paradise

GOP Pledge To America: We’ll Treat YOU as 'Pledges'

Europe's political basket cases: Why Belgium and the Netherlands can't form governments

How the tax cut debate affects you. Interactive Income Tax calculator

Hilarious piece entitled, Cable's attack on City, not reality, in yesterday's Daily Mail,

What the Pot Legalization Campaign Really Threatens: Alcohol Industry Profits

Reaction to the US's new development policy: the good, the bad, the uncertain

Stephen Colbert Refuses To Be Deported From Congress

Friday Talking Points (140) -- Pledging Nonsense

Not counting chickens .... but...

Harvard faces protests over honour for Islamophobic editor

It's the Cat's Meow Weekend Economists September 24-26,2010

How Christian Are the Tea Party’s Political Candidates?

Europe's political basket cases: Why Belgium and the Netherlands can't form governments

Rupert-über-alles must not be allowed to darken BSkyB

Eugene Robinson: The Party of Nonsense

Drumbeat: September 24, 2010

Peak oil notes - Sept 23

1,000's of 40 - 50 lb red drum.... attacked by SHARKS

Laptop power consumption question.

World’s Largest Offshore Wind Goes Live, Begins Feeding UK Grid

Mongabay - 95% Of Philippines Coral Reefs Die In Massive Bleaching Event - Bulk Since Start Of 2010

The Great Lakes- a potential off shore wind farm gold mine

Tenaska to buy ethanol made from cellulose ($88 million grant under the American Recovery Act)

Methane from human waste

Solar Roads?

Computer worm ‘designed to blow up nuclear power stations’

Another Feeble-Headed Nuke Drops Dead

New reactors too expensive, need more subsidies, Constellation CEO says

House committee hears testimony regarding concussions from doctors, athletes

Giants set pitching record in win over Cubs..

Howdy Folks!

For Joey:Brett Favre Apparently Undecided If He Will Return To Vikings This Season

Price asks Habs fans to "Chill" after being booed in [preseason] loss.

Bale v. Berbatov: Which goal is better?

Fantastic soccer goal by Japanese U-17 player

The Battle of the Metroplex!

Jerry Jones: Phillips' job is not in any jeopardy

Alabama to play Michigan in 2012

Ex-President of Colombian Congress Jailed

Colombia: More Families Receive Title Deeds to Their Lands

On the record with ex-Colombian President Álvaro Uribe

Colombia seeks seat on UN Security Council for 2011-2012

Lecture in D.C. area - Hum. Rights, U.S. Policy and the UN Decl. on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples

Cuba Details New Policies on Budding Entrepreneurs

Oldie but a goodie. Tariq Ali's Pirates of the Caribbean

Devastating Blow for FARC Rebels

Tom Perriello (D) VA says he expects to receive the endorsement of the National Rifle Association.

Mexico: Guns from the U.S., not illegal immigrants, are real problem

Home invasion suspect shot to death

Madison Five 911 caller told police “there’s no problem”

Grandma goes beserk. Shoots and kills three, then herself.

Pentagon Whining About DADT (Some More)

Still another takedown of NOM's bigoted and untruthful ads...

Indiana Doesn't Want Any Gay License Plates

BREAKING!!! MAJOR WITT WINS!!!! REINSTATED!!!!

Judge rules "don't ask, don't tell" policy violated constitutional rights of Air Force nurse

Don't cha wish your Bishop was Hot like me- Eddie Long parody coming up @ 8:05am.

White House says DADT repeal likely this fall

Do you know anyone who has gone to so-called reparative therapy to make them an "ex-gay"?

Looking at the calendar...

IDF still using banned weapon against civilian protestors

Palestinian-Americans reassured by Abbas

September Photo Contest Finals poll is up in GD

Harbingers of fall - but only if you look hard

Feeling the loyalty to the Jewish State of Israel

Some Zionist Groups Stoke Fear Of Islam for Political Profit

Arab move to censure Israel stymied at UN meeting

Israeli navy kills Gaza fisherman, Palestinians say.........

U.S. congressmen to Obama: Free Pollard to facilitate Mideast peace

Venus’ Polar Vortex Is Surprisingly Wild

Back to the spaceflight showdown

Probe spots Mercury's curious tail

Gunman first targeted his supervisor

Today in Labor History Sept 23 Owner Jay Hormel agreed to recognize the Independent Union

Today in Labor History Sept 24 Canada declares the Wobblies illegal

Where Will Next Mars Rover Land?

United Steel Workers: Oil Industry "Run To Failure" Mentality On Equipment Is Getting Worse

Time-Dilation Occurs in Daily Life

Two Full Days of Saturn’s Aurora

Titanium foam builds Wolverine bones

UAW, FLOC & Rainbow Push Protest To Pull Hundreds Of Millions Of Dollars From Chase Bank

NJ Pastor Pleads Guilty To Forcing Teens To Videotape Him During Sex

A Study of Some “Nones”: Atheists, Agnostics, Humanists, Freethinkers, and Sceptics

Are there any astrological correlations to the energetic portals of say 10:10?

OK things are getting freaky!

Does the phrase "Days of Separation and Journey" mean anything to anyone here?

My Chemical Romance: Battling Depression

A Wave of Addiction and Crime, with the Medicine Cabinet to Blame

Acute Pain Is Eased With the Touch of a Hand, Study Shows

Hospital Care In USA Has Improved Significantly In Eight Years

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