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Archives: September 6, 2010

Cough Cough!! Former Republican Congressional Committee Treasurer Pleads Guilty to Theft

2010 Interactive Senate Map


Despite Celebration, the Iraq War Continues

Two Questions

Mr. President (Have Pity On The Working Man)

Box of Rocks, Meet Americans

How Pakistan's Floods have made women dangerously visible

Officer Could Face Investigation Over Ping Pong Video

For many unemployed workers, jobs aren't coming back

No government check, no union check on excessive work as in Europe. Misguided culture of overwork.

No government check, no union check on excessive work as in Europe. Misguided culture of overwork.

Repugs want to take out a new Contract on America

Anti-intellectualism rears its head

Anti-intellectualism rears its head

Atwater city councilman's online alter ego a violent one

Caption time!

Horse Advocates Pull for Underdog in Roundups.

Somewhere under a rock, Karl Rove is smiling.

I think the only way to make America and Americans care less about the Pakistan flooding would if

Dublin, Ga. mayor to sign law fining people with baggy pants

Finally, after 10 years or so, I get a tax refund

No defence left against double-dip recession, says Nouriel Roubini

United States Postal Service unveils new stamp honoring humanitarian

What is the political bent of 'the Atlantic' magazine. I just read an article

What is the political bent of 'the Atlantic' magazine. I just read an article

Some respect for Rudy Giuliani...

Psychiatric Drugs On Rise Among Young Children

4chan finds girl who tossed puppies into river (but also makes a mistake)

American ruins...

Impounded cars boost Bell's coffers

I just had a disquieting thought about Global Climate Change..

Mental health in a sick society: what are people for?

KETV Omaha - Iowa College Grads Among Deepest In Debt

Mexican drug cartels cripple Pemex operations in basin

Lies and the War That Has Not Ended

New website provides support, networking for veterans

Labor Day Special: Woody Guthrie - Blowin' Down This Road - I Ain't Gonna Be Treated This Way

Sources: As many as 2,000 more troops may be going to Afghanistan

OMG! Social Security will be in really, really big trouble after the sun explodes!

Labor Day: Honoring Our History, Fighting for Our Future

Labor Day: Honoring Our History, Fighting for Our Future

U.S. OK With Afghan Corruption

(British) War heroes 'to be forced out of armed forces'

Can anybody suggest another good liberal forum?

Military communities among wealthiest in U.S.

Middle Class Wealth Act of 2010

Daily Kos: We are a union household

Conservative talk radio 'The Truth' fails in Denver, switches to R&B


Huh... Maybe they're not ALL batshit crazy

Criteria for Rational Discussion

Tony the Poodle: You may disagree with Evil Dick's hard-line worldview but you can't dismiss it

FDR Labor Day Address, Sept. 6, 1936

Can anyone figure this LTTE out?

NY Times: American Muslims Ask, Will We Ever Belong?

CBS Politicial Pundits- "Analysts: White House Panicking Over Elections" - Go Right Dems! Go Right!

9 Shameless Warmongers Who Call Fox News Home

Half the U.S. working population does not have a 401(k) plan or traditional pension

UK cop caught on camera throwing woman onto concrete cell floor, badly injuring her

Roaches have the last laugh -Insect brains new source of antibiotics to fight MRSA

Mid-term elections are not quite presidential, they're much, much less essential...

Over 40 Horses Killed in Stable Fire Near Charles Town Races

Newsweek Inside Al Qaeda ..... A must read

If Transit Investment Produces Jobs, Why Isn’t There More of It?

Afghans protest U.S. church's plans to torch Koran, chanting "Death to America"

Be careful when you google the New Zealand earthquake pictures

Infant deaths at Bragg have families weighing housing options

Why do pundits only site....

Mother Jones Takes to the Stage

Nevada birther gov candidate: Pay $25/day to legally speed

Obama-Boehner Midterm Debates

Department Of Labor Launches New Website To Help Unemployed Americans

A Model already exists for the Republican economic ideal - the Illegal Drug Industry

A Model already exists for the Republican economic ideal - the Illegal Drug Industry

Labor Day special--Still delivering: The people who brought you the middle class

Fisk (Univ.) Says It Must Sell O'Keeffe Art Collection to Survive

OK, where are the Dems on the teevee this am. MSNBC was helping Boehner measure the drapes.

I support these online vigilantes tracking down and unmasking animal abusers

ELO's Mike Edwards killed by hay bale in freak crash

Army Contract Employee Claims He Was Fired for Refusing to Submit False Reports

Punk'd In Iraq

Tropical Storm Hermine is in the GOM

Supposedly extinct red fox discovered near Yosemite National Park

False labor day under way...

Circle jerk: Tweety's "expert panel" goes all dreamy over possibility of 2012 run by Palin or Jebby

Bahrain Cracks Down on Dissent Using Anti-Terrorism Laws

Labor Day..Trickle-Down

Jerry Brown Finally Goes On TV In CA-GOV Race (video)

For the Workers, on Labor Day-

Whose tax cuts should expire?

Happy Labor Day

3 Charts On Unemployment

The Rude Pundit: On Labor Day, Remembering Nagi Daifullah and the United Farm Workers

Why wasn't Gates admitting the reasons for the Iraq war were invalid

Would Jesus be a captain of industry? . . . Please come CAPTION Ailin' Palin!!!

New Zealand is in very bad shape

Happy Labor Day - Now bend over America

Unseen colour video released of London blitz

New Senate candidate in South Carolina race?

The Iraq/Afghan war fraud and waste alone...

The open-sourcing of humor

Righthaven goes after Sharron Angle for Copyright Violation - $150,000 & domain name

The Original Reagan Democrat

Since wall street is shifting there donations to repukes, Democrats should use that against them

Arizona Sheriff Claims Mexican Drug Cartels Control U.S. Territory

Frat House for Jesus: The entity behind C Street.

Anyone concerned about real violence on 9/11?

Jindal won't endorse Vitter

38 Women who have never experienced Sexual Harrassment ever could you please check in here?

Being judged a "success" in a mediocre culture

Horrified mum watches sea lion attack boy at zoo show in Australia

Jet Blue: No Second Chance For Famed Attendant

9 Shameless Warmongers Who Call Fox News Home

Is Newt Gingrinch a Lego? See for yourself

Labor Day Toons

Pau Ryan says tax cuts won't pay for themselves, but still wants them

Happy Labor Day


watching Capitalism Love Story on Netflix streaming

watching Capitalism Love Story on Netflix streaming

watching Capitalism Love Story on Netflix streaming

watching Capitalism Love Story on Netflix streaming

watching Capitalism Love Story on Netflix streaming

watching Capitalism Love Story on Netflix streaming

A potential huge winner for Dems: a "Public Safety Employee Protection Act"....

Iran pays Taliban to kill U.S. soldiers

Rocklin (Calif.) High suspends 15yo boy for 'i love boobies' wristband

Bumper stickers I saw today

Jan Brewer: I'm Done With Debates (VIDEO)

Confusing a prediction with hope... Wishful Thinking and I Told You So

Anti-Dem Propaganda Watch #3 - "GOP gov. hopefuls run against Obama"

WORKERS OF THE WORLD UNITE !: Two-wheeled protest at Jimmy Johns

"White House going into full-on economic mode"

Anti-Dem Propaganda Watch #4 - "Analysis: Dems out of jobs options before election

Reid: small biz package will kick off fall Senate agenda

Alligators terrorizing the northern states

Small Businesses Get More Federal Contracts

Anyone concerned about real violence on 9/11?

Jack Conway: Fighting Corporate Influence

Bill and Melinda ain't all that

The chart that tells the whole story...

Watershed Community Cafe: religion or business?

L.S.D. and High on the Diamond: 'NYT' Pays Tribute to Dock Ellis No-Hitter on Acid

Will the Teabaggers go to the Polls?

Taxpayers likely to face initial loss on GM IPO-sources

Obama announces $50-billion stimulus plan

Bush and his Republicans created the Iran problems we have now.

"Seven days older and deeper in debt." . . . Please come CAPTION Sarah Palin!!!!

Slogan du Jour: TAX THE RICH, FEED THE POOR, is our nation's hope for sure! nt

We really need to raise taxes

The Immortality of the Two-Party System

Threat level? What threat level? Who Cares!

Condoleezza Rice 'ordered Bush to stay out of Washington' after 9/11

Sen. Byrd's family denounces campaign attack ad

Sunday Show Economic Experts Agree: More Stimulus Needed

To Honor Labor, the History Channel is-

If you're considering not voting this election to send a message, just remember this...

Obama getting fewer judges confirmed than Nixon

Muslim hating pastor Bill Keller’s first service near Ground Zero is a bust

Nanny (caught on video) Guilty Of Abuse Gets 8 Years

Is it rape to lie to someone to have sex with them?

Operation Chaos or Circular Firing Squad?

There might never have been a "I Have a Dream" speech without the United Auto Workers

Anti-Dem Propaganda Watch #2 - "After two years, the momentum returns to GOP favor in Texas races"

Anti-Dem Propaganda Watch #1 - "Republican wave building toward November's elections"

Happy Labor Day Mother Jones

Doctors claim guy can't work because he might topple over and and crush colleagues

The vicious machine that is influencing joblessness and wrecking the economy

Operation Chaos or Circular Firing Squad?

GOP uses photo from Senator Byrd's memorial service in attack ad

55min. of Thom Hartmann with Bob McChesney from yesterday

The American Taliban finds a new way to sabotage Mid-East peace talks!

Economy, New Rules Toughen U.S. Job-Hunt for Foreign Students

Anti-Dem Propaganda Watch #5 - "How Barack Obama Became Mr. Unpopular"

Is anyone else having problems submitting alerts?

Happy Labor Day Mother Jones!

Here's one from the wingers I haven't seen before

Chavez demands strategic turn in creation of communes

Politico: ending Bush Tax Cuts "would impose $1,600 per year in new taxes on the typical CA family"

The Koch Brothers Flag

The True Cost of the Iraq War: $3 Trillion and Beyond

Obama bashers: will you support Obama again if he fires Rahm

Obama bashers: will you support Obama again if he fires Rahm

MSM/GOP: Start rewriting your scripts.. The game has changed.

Why is Liz Cheney's Face Coming Up at DU?

Alan Grayson: Reminding us of Robert Kennedy's words about labor on Labor Day

Afghan backlash against Quran burning

The Oil Spill: Nothing Ever Changes

Ideophobia is the fear of ideas or reason

The DU civility problem; It's not Business, it's Personal

The true cost of the Iraq war: $3 trillion and beyond

Something less bad than it sounds: Payroll Tax Holiday

Populism - Good or Bad ??

In Honor of Labor Day, a Presidential Quote that Must Never Be Forgotten

How would you push democrats to the left?

Things I hate to hear others say, and why

Has Mr. President finally learned that one can't kiss a viper's ass, and

FEDS: Use fans and ventilation when showering or washing clothes avoid risk of explosion.

FDR Re: Labor Day

Mozambique's food riots – the true face of global warming

The soldiers have come home but the war is still in their heads.,,,,,AJC

If bush goes on a book tour..

They "are successful because they do not let principle interfere with their political donations."

Just got back from Canada. Gas there (Ontario) is about $3.80 a gallon, about 1/3 of that is taxes.

Chris Hedges on "Moral Courage"

Sun Myung Beck

Early Thanksgiving ( I worked today)

What will be the next wedge issue that the .........

Remember during Bush's reign about harming our troops

Obama is ON FIRE. Right now he is finally connecting all the

Obama is ON FIRE. Right now he is finally connecting all the

Are you "quite happy and satisfied with your life"?

No can of worms a la mode this time, folks...

Schools: The Disaster Movie ("Waiting for Superman")

Congressional Charities Are Pulling In Corporate Cash

The bullshit about how "wall street" is turning away from the Democrats, being propagated by the

9/11 McCarthyism: a list.

Google's Labor Day Graphic

Did the stimulus work?

POLL: Are you considering not voting this election to send a message?

POLL: Are you considering not voting this election to send a message?

Anti-Dem Propaganda Watch #6 - "Analysts: White House Panicking Over Elections"

if anyone knows sargeunn

Petraeus: Church's Quran burning 'could endanger troops', put 'overall effort' at risk

early slavery in New England

Rahm Emanuel: 'F*ck the UAW'

Evidence of second fast north-south pole flip found

If the speech wasn't enough.... counter the oval office decor chain

How much do you trust the pigs?

How much do you trust the pigs?

Is Survival Only for The Rich?

Remember in March when Congressman Cleaver was spit on in DC?

Once Upon a Time in America...not too long ago

Once Upon a Time in America...not too long ago

Labor Day should remind us not to let them divide us

Labor Day should remind us not to let them divide us

Hassle in Haight over McDonald's menu change

Troubled Florida private academy gets public voucher money, but little oversight.

Link to video: "The Majestic Plastic Bag"

A cultural civil war?

India (2nd), Brazil (3rd) overtake US (4th) as top priority country for foreign investments (UNCTAD)

My rant: conservative voters just don't get it

A National Disaster: Examining a Welfare System Broken by Reform

"Jobs too Small for Our Souls": A Labor Day lay sermon I gave four years ago

1938 in 2010

1938 in 2010

I love the National Geographic Channel, but.......

Only 34 days remaining in my 2010 fire season (DIAL-UP WARNING)

Right-To-Work crazies in MI trying a new approach: RTW counties

The greatest danger to America isn't the Taliban. It's this guy.

I just email the Fiscal Commission re: Steven Hill policy paper.

What would be sweeter...?

Robert Reich: "Welcome to the worst Labor Day in the memory of most Americans"

Do we all realize just how morbidly sick a society would be to extend tax cuts for the uber-wealthy

Finally, they're going to steal SS and Medicare.

'Once there was a political party in America - the one that did the New Deal and the Great Society'

How many "the parties are the same" folks would be happy living without Social Security?

What did you do to help elect Democrats today? Here's what I did:

Chad Reed in Trouble in Florida

Sometimes I don't know if I can take much more

Should teacher pay be tied to performance?

Why should Obama have to tell people they got a tax cut? Shouldn't they already know?

Right-Wing Voter Suppression Effort Caught Using Doctored Photo

Positive spin on job growth from CNN and CNBC: 'Strongest jobs recovery in decades'

NY Times: Housing Woes Bring New Cry: Let Market Fall

Washington's Frat House for Jesus

Looking for Tony Blair's memoir? Try the crime section (Dialup Warning)

I donated $110 to Russ Feingold's re-election campaign.

National Association of Evangelicals Urges Cancellation of Planned Qu’ran Burning

Challenge every teabagger you meet: Name one tax that you pay that has gone up under Obama

The Tillman movie is censored from Army and Air Force Theaters

Blair's real New Labour legacy

How BMW Deals With an Aging Workforce

Vote Democratic for the amusement factor

Tea Party Takeover of GOP: It’s Worse Than You Think

A revelation in the Online Comments portion of Krugman's 9/6 column

5 tips to teachers for a great school year!

Is this president drifting even farther to the right-of-center almost by the day, or is it just

Petraeus warns Koran burning could endanger US troops

The Promise & Potentials of Power


Pres Obama is giving a barn burner of a populist speech

Fu**ing Pissed... Maybe my wife and I should change our names...

Fu**ing Pissed... Maybe my wife and I should change our names...

"It's slightly sickening to realize that the big winners in the midterm elections

American Muslims Ask, Will We Ever Belong?

Burn a copy of the Patriot Act on 9/11.

UAW praises Rahm, Obama and calls Ratner book 'a bunch of baloney'

UAW praises Rahm, Obama and calls Ratner book 'a bunch of baloney'

Airline CEO - "Let's take out the 2nd pilot" Train flight attendant to land plane

12 Reasons to vote Democratic in 2010

The Republicans Tax Bombshell

Will someone please explain this to me about the Bush tax cuts???

Sorry but I am about ready to give up on the American People on both sides

"Not my usual kind of post": Another soul falls through the cracks of a failed system

Work Until You're Dead? That May Be the Only Option for Many Americans

When Did Being An Ardent

What was your worst job?

What was your worst job?

What Is Your Favorite American Made Product?

10.2.10, The Day the Mid-Term Narrative Changes

Tony Blair offers Obama political advice on how to deal with 'professional left.'

About the Koran burning event....something familiar...

'Oil-seeking US unlikely to leave Iraq'

Haight-Ashbury homeless think McDonalds dropped 'dollar menu' to get rid of them

Vets Get Ecstasy to Treat Their PTSD

Free download of Radiohead concert

I would just like to say: McDonald's Smokehouse Deluxe is EPIC

Sit thee on a spit thou beslubbering fen-sucked flea.

Sit thee on a spit thou beslubbering fen-sucked flea.

Bats, quiverts, ow and ow!!!

George Carlin..The American Dream..USA Inc...

Just saw both acid burn victims on the news

Some Schoenberg for the lounge

If you are high, do not listen to this.

The stoned Mr. French thinks of being trapped inside pigs that have enormous testicles.

My cat is getting sick. I changed catfood and he started. Now I've changed back

I have issues with my family

I have been commuting between franktown, denver, and boulder co, this week

What the hell is a "buffalo nipple"?? I overheard someone talking about

Puppy taught to smoke by 'bad pet owner'

In sympathy with the plight of another DUer, I just kicked my printer's USB cable in the balls. n/t

Redneck festival this weekend in Weissport, PA!!!! Toilet race, other passtimes...

Nectar of the Gods.

Smookie gonna be therapy dog! Smookie go to hospital and make patients happy! Smookie cute boy!

I am seeing a professional "post advisor"...

Moz: Big mouth and dumbass

Pearls Before Swine takes on Cathy

please vote

Sebastian Cabot was stoned during every episode of "Family Affair"

SIR! SIR! SIR!.....

You don't know who you are, or why I did it, but I put you on ignore.

Wish me luck, DU!

I bet their faces are red.

I have a boil on my

Just got back from our Bay Area gathering

for your Labor Day reflection - Billy Joel "Allentown"


I just saw Avatar last night. It was WAY better than I expected.

Philly Naked Bike Ride!!!! - Just passed my house!

Play with your beer.

Coming this season to the Discovery Channel. Hoarders vs Pickers. This Time It's for Keeps

I made a long detailed post about my experience with homophobia in boulder


Serious post.

Should I start a "Damn Skippy" award for spot on posts?

Please pick up after your dog

My beetroot anything-but-halwa may yet take the place of love in the world

What's the best (internet) place to buy music CDs?

Brings such happiness.

This story just about made me cry.

I think I'm getting older and wiser.

Kali accused me of having a man-crush on Greg Brown...

My netbook refuses to load videos

Catnipped kitty dreams of posing for one of the Old Masters...

"Skyscraper Man" is climbing Millennium Tower in San Francisco...with suction cups (LIVE VIDEO)

Two of my former teachers were stabbed by their son, one is dead

Two of my former teachers were stabbed by their son, one is dead

Where can I go on the internet to find all the answers?

Top Chef is pissing me off. "Giant douchebag asshat", thy name is Angelo.

Songs about labor, working, unions,the struggle against tyranny etc...

Chuck Norris?

You don't know who you are, or why I did it, but I put you on my Buddy List

Do you think the time will ever come when there is nothing left to say??

Great thoughts from a movie.

Travel in Ireland - Advice Welcomed!

The Better Hand

Biden To Cool His Heels In Mexico For A While

question for couples

Bristol Palin will be a contestant on "Dancing With the Stars"

Flu shot

My sneakers are killing my feet. Looking for ideas.

radiation therapy presents: Alice in Underwear

Art Tatum Trio playing "Dark Eyes"

Awright, which Lounger talked about using puppy pads for incontinent cats?!

I just accidentally whacked myself in the most sensitive of male areas with my printer's USB cable

I am prejudiced against skin color.

Alien Prequel Details Revealed!

Mad Men, "The Suitcase"--thoughts? (expect spoilers)

What's your favorite TRUE BLUE couple this season?

I just can't bring myself to watch it.

Time for a Picture Thread. Something Cherished or Loved.

Tory MP learns his Brazilian wife is a prostitute

Abused Cats in Chicago

Abused Cats in Chicago


Who remembers the debate about the first Bush taxcuts?

U.S. troops join Baghdad battle against militants

Would Obama, Rahm and gang be happy if Democratic base practiced bipartisan voting & campaigning?

self delete...

Obama to call for business tax credit

Chris Matthews Show Panel Ponders Palin or Jeb Bush Run for 2012

The Choice in November: Rebuild America or Tax Cuts for the Top 2%

Here's two good reasons to vote Dem...

Obama calling for more infrastructure spending..Good News for Labor Day

NYT: Democrats Plan Political Triage to Retain House

CNN POLL: November elections not a referendum on President Obama.

Vice President Biden campaigns with Ohio governor

GOP raids Democrats' donor list -

Here is what I think, President Obama will win a second term, too

As election season heats up, Democrats battle grim prospects

Watching the president on the View

Obama to make Labor Day speech in Milwaukee

Democrats Ready to Cut Off Most Vulnerable Incumbents

More from the NYT on President Obama's infrastructure bank...

GOP Uses Photo from Byrd Memorial Service in Attack Ad

Starting NOW: Rerun of President Obama on "The View"

Blame Where Blame Is Due

Pew on party identification

Ed Rendell: Rebuild Our Infrastructure

Independent Voters are just plain stupid!

On Labor Day: Labor's Legacy by E. J. Dionne

Obama to announce $50 billion infrastructure job plan

Van Hollen fires back at NYT assertion that Dems will give up on vulnerables

"They said no... we said yes" to the American worker

"They don't know how to drive"

Let's Stop Torturing Facts and Start Working Together (Bernstein)

Fact sheet: Renewing and Expanding America’s Roads, Railways, and Runways

Trumka: President, not Tea Partiers, can get country back to work

Weak, Boehner, weak...

GOP Attacks On Infrastructure Investment Already Underway

Latest SurveyUSA poll: Paul leads Conway by 15 points in KY.

Obama assails GOP, promotes new jobs program

Here's what's going to happen after the election

Remarks of President Barack Obama on the Economy — As Prepared for Delivery

Political Scientists Forecast Big Losses For Democrats In 2010 Midterm Elections

President Obama has signed three significant bills into law during the past six months

For all those calling Obama a "Corporatist" or "Friend of Wall St.," this destroys THAT meme:

When Democrats retain control of Congress, what will be the reaction?

The corporate media is trying to suppress the Dem/Progressive vote. I have another idea. Let's...

Democrats can win big in November, guaranteed. Here's how:

Before someone asks.. The President cannot give speeches with this kind of fire

So now we have stupid Senators and Congress people in the party trying to distance themselves from O

Re: Obama Labor Day address observations

Pres. Obama on MSNBC Wisconsin speaking

Mr. President ; You are sounding like a liberal again - I really like that!

It's a new ballgame, people

Well, after that speech all I can say is

PHOTOS: President Obama speaking at the Labor Day Rally in Milwaukee

Anyone see CNN's Ali Velshi totally take down the RNC spokesman after Obama's speech?


President Obama: These guys are running on "No, We Can't," and proud of it.

Video of Obama's speech

The MONEY shot: "What is it about working men and women that they find so offensive?"

Reuters: Obama will call for the creation of a permanent infrastructure bank

3 Seattle police officers fire at, wound man in West Seattle

Kerry pledges bill to create "American Infrastructure Bank" to help fund new WH proposal


Fight the stimulus messaging with 'without stimulus we would be at 14% unemployment'

11-year-old boy mauled by sea lion in Australia

Comedian Robert Schimmel dies after car accident

Bad Golf Shot Starts Wildfire

Time to Stop the "Blame the Liberals and Progressives" meme

Small signal, big meaning? Castro in military duds

Founding member of ELO killed in freak accident as giant runaway hay bale smashes into his van

U.S. troops join Baghdad battle against militants

Afghan bankers' assets frozen

Police say phone hacking case may be reopened

Mexican drug cartels cripple Pemex operations in basin

Banks Bought Bonds Amid Debt Crisis

Official: More NATO Troops May Be Afghan-Bound

China to have 200 million vehicles by 2020

Election likely to show shift to right

Little Rock Nine member Jefferson Thomas dies

Religious leaders (Hindu Buddhist Jewish Christian Sikh Zoroastrian) decry plans for Quran burning

(Stop the War Coalition) Protesters To Disrupt ("Secret") Blair Book Party

China donates additional US $ 30 million in kind for Pakistan flood victims

Latest Pakistan floods prompt fresh exodus from towns

Indonesia could cut CO2 by 70 pct by 2030: report

Hostage situation at Fort Stewart ends without casualties

Pakistan 'suicide bomber' targets police station

Thirty-four Colombian tribes face extinction, says UN report

Obama enters mid-terms campaign with $50bn infrastructure plan

Blair may cancel London appearance over protests

Attack Shows Lasting Threat to U.S. in Iraq

Obama takes on GOP; Ask for $50 Billion Dollar infrastructure plan for jobs

God bless and protect our President and his family.

Boehner: Obama infrastructure plan more failed stimulus funding

Hassle in Haight over McDonald's menu change

Ex-Colombian spy seduced cop to implicate judges

US authorities seize BP's blowout preventer

Many Structures Destroyed In Boulder Co. Fire

French Foreign Minister Pledges To Help Iranian Woman Sentenced To Death By Stoning

US mulls approval of GM salmon

Pakistan's survival threatened by terror and flooding, says president

Man climbing San Francisco skyscraper (live)

'Floating Chernobyls' to hit the high seas

GOP raids Democrats' donor list

Democrats Demand Bribery Investigation Into Gov.

Economists: Second Economic Stimulus Needed

Judge tosses out privacy claim against Michael Moore over 'Sicko' segment

"They Talk about me like a dog!" - Pres. Barack Obama

CNN Poll: GOP's midterm advantage is growing

Racial violence changes student — and school

Mott's Demands Pay Cuts despite $555M Profit

Obama Revs Into Campaign Mode in Wisconsin

Little Rock Nine member Jefferson Thomas dies

Airline CEO: Nix co-pilot, save money

Whitman leads Brown in California governor's race

For G.O.P., Tea Party Wields a Double-Edged Sword

University of Florida Muslims fear Koran burning may spark violence

University of Florida Muslims fear Koran burning may spark violence

Petraeus Condemns U.S. Church's Plan to Burn Qurans ("It could endanger troops")

Afghans protest US church's plans to burn Quran

Rice ordered Bush: stay put

"I hope to God someone shoots you dead, you liberal Pig"

Its A Birther Madhouse

Hey Republicans, Thanks for Throwing American Workers Under the Bus

MSNBC w/ Cenk: Marijuana Ads On TV?

Arlo Guthrie & Sarah Lee Guthrie UNION MAID

The Rebel Girl (Hazel Dickens)

Gutless former Governor who quit after half a term calls media gutless, limp, and impotent

MSNBC w/ Cenk: Reich On How To Fix The Underlying Problems With The Economy

We Have Fed You All for a Thousand Years

I Like Mike! White House Shocker!

MSNBC w/ Cenk: BP & AZ Debate Fail

Trumka (1) - Labor, Chamber, Discuss Economy, Political Strategy AFL CIO Jerry Brown launches his first Ad

Mayor Peter Corroon... he's chea - he's FRUGAL!

Weird Liberal Head Show #154: The Labor Day Surprise

Glenn Beck: Obama no longer a racist. How about a heretic instead?

What Has Brewer given Arizona and the USA?

Tea Party - Abolish Social Security?

Obama to propose massive rebuilding program costing at least $50 billion

Obama: "They Talk About Me Like A Dog"

Obama's Full Speech With Subtitles

Burn A Quran Day;Monster Truck Style Parody

NFL Hall of Famer ' Vikings should hit that town like Katrina' (00:39)

Ed Schultz announces October 2nd March on Washington, urges working people/jobless to participate!

For G.O.P., Tea Party Wields a Double-Edged Sword

Life vs. Productivity: "What Would You Live and Die to Protect?"

Lawrence Lessig: Neo-progressives

A New Way Forward: The Report. Afghanistan Strategy

Debunking Agnosticism – Why Most Self-Identified Agnostics Are Anything But

With the Drug War's Total Failure, Can CA's Legalization Battle Kick-Start a Movement for Change?

Middle Class R.I.P.

E.J. Dionne:When unions mattered, prosperity was shared

On Labor Day, remember the unemployed vote

One Nation Working Together rally announcement

Hard times for workers on Labor Day 2010 - The state of America's workers is appalling

Hammering Whitman on her failure to vote could be a winner for Brown

America’s History of Fear (Kristof: apologist for homegrown racists)

Chris Hedges: ‘They Kill Alex’

Poop in the news- s*** happens. Don't give a squat?-apparently we are not meant to sit on the toilet

BIZZARO WORLD! Jehovah’s Witnesses Mad That Atheists Won’t Keep Their Views to Themselves

Why are people against unions?

Food drops planned for outback town of Birdsville, cut off by floods

Mozambique's Food Riots – the True Face of Global Warming

drumbeat from the weekend...

Peak oil review - Sept 6

Drumbeat: September 6, 2010

BBC: Germany agrees to extend nuclear plant life span

A Burning Debate Over Natural Gas Drilling

There's time to plan for plug-ins, electric vehicles

Interior Dept. rules would punish scientists but not protect against political manipulation

No farewell tribute for Bobby Cox from Marlins...

Interesting fact on NFL schedule - Cleveland and Buffalo will be on at 1 PM Eastern

Manchester United striker Wayne Rooney cheated with prostitute during wife's pregnancy: reports

Jim Thome quietly passes Mark McGwire* in all-time home runs

State Department Withholds Funds For Plan Mexico

Misleading post about Chavez "violating the Constitution" re upcoming legislative elections

'Jorge 40' suspends collaboration with Colombian justice

FARC admits to killing eight Colombian Indians

PIN asks to be included in Santos coalition

Thirty-four Colombian tribes face extinction, says UN report

Ex-Colombian spy seduced cop to implicate judges

Chavez's base, the poor, wobbles as election looms

Uribe to receive Spanish anti-terrorism award

Ex-Bolivian president to appeal defamation sentencing, attorney says

Chuckle of the day -- Lobo is being offered pyjamas

I Don't Understand the VPC's Hard-On for CCW Holders

Listen Live to Gun free Chicago

LAPD officer acquitted on gun exporting charges

CCW Permit Holders Much Safer Than General Public.

Britain: 1952 arguments against and for chemical castration of Alan Turing

Children Raised by Gay Couples Show Good Progress Through School, Study Finds

NOM Vows To Defeat Senators Boxer And Feingold For Voting Against DOMA

Is "shall issue" concealed carry in California's near future?

Pigs' Bums

Craig's list. Six dollars total. Yesterday

My younger grandson...he's almost 3!

Gaza's elite enjoy riding at Faisal

Is it rape to lie to someone to have sex with them?

US group says it plans to send plane to Gaza

Today in Labor History Sept 5 10,000 angry textile strikers besiege a factory in Fall River, Ma.

New museum exhibition explores evolution of the state’s Union history

Huffington Post: Restoring Pride and Fairness to American Jobs

Hard times for workers on Labor Day 2010

Today in Labor History Sept 6 Tony Boyle, former president of the UMW , is charged with murder

When unions mattered, prosperity was shared

Happy Labor Day

Steady climb up ladder of success

Attention Conservatives: Today, America Honors Organized Labor, So Put Down the BBQ and Get Your Ass

Unemployment Extension 2010: Labor Day Celebrations Somber

The unemployed

Q+A-What options does Obama have to boost US hiring?

Unemployment And Economics:The Result Of 30 Years Of Bad Policy

16.7% Is The Real Unemployment Rate

Construction jobs dry up

The girls are feeling left out....

Lieberman: This generation will not see Middle East peace

Evolution in Action: Lizard Moving From Eggs to Live Birth

Painted Hills, Oregon Sunrise

Titanic's Long "Shadow"

Transition Metal Catalysts Could Be Key to Origin of Life, Scientists Report

Forget What You Know About Good Study Habits

Would Oklahoma City have opposed Okla21?

Debunking Agnosticism – Why Most Self-Identified Agnostics Are Anything But

"Marcel the Shell with Shoes On"

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The lies my father's doctors told me