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Archives: October 24, 2011

How were you born?

St. Petersburg Times: The lynching of Claude Neal

OccupyKC to visit Ilus Davis Park > Federal Courthouse & KC,Mo City Hall > 10/30&31

Occupy Los Angeles - Some great pictures at this link

Residents debate "barrel tax" in Jack Daniel's hometown

Argentina's Cristina Fernandez celebrates landslide win

Juan Cole: The rest of the Arab world is transfixed by the Tunisian elections.

Rep Steve King says: Bachmann is almost 100 percent campaigning for president right now

Chemical bomb tossed into Occupy Maine encampment

Wick malt named world's best whisky

Wick malt named world's best whisky

found this ad in the Pittsburgh this morning

found this ad in the Pittsburgh this morning

Twelve Pretty Racist Or Just Crazy Quotes From Pat Buchanan’s New Book

Florida's future Republican Speaker of the House (2014) will not explain sudden gain of assets

Phone hacking: Les Hinton faces MPs - live

It's tough being an evangelical these days . . .

It's tough being an evangelical these days . . .

No deal yet on euro crisis as the danger grows

Mega-bucks flow from drug cos. to doctors

Another suburban family morning, grandmother screaming at the wall

U.S. rating likely to be downgraded again: Merrill

J.D. Power Lowers Auto Sales Forecast for 2012

Gangs Were 'Not Pivotal' In England Riots, Police Forces Say

Occupy movement spins off OccupyMARINES and Occupy Police

SCOTLAND: Dead Gay Man Found Tied To Lamppost In Possible Hate Crime

what would Jesus say about #OccupyWallStreet?

'Miracle' tornado survivor denied workers' comp

What is the most pressing political issue for you at this moment? nt

Gallup Daily Tracking: Obama overall approval took a 12% swing up since Gaddafi death

I'm Proud to be a Liberal!

republican candidates mourn loss of iraq death machine

'Occupy Where You Are' (Daily Kos)

Drinks are on the House (and Senate)

"Why GOP demonizes 'illegals' - combination of racism + cheap labor/greed

The best way to get inside someone's head is to tell him something he wants to believe

Jersey City residents say PSE&G project wreaking havoc on neighborhood

The Shocking, Graphic Data That Shows Exactly What Motivates the Occupy Movement

The conversation that OWS must bring to the fore~ why empathy matters to economics

"problems are to be expected for a school built in the 1950's. "

'We can't wait': Obama to use executive authority to boost economy as Republicans dither on jobs

Stripers to Occupy my belly!

States to limit hospital stays Some to cut Medicaid coverage to10 days

The GOP’s latest tax gimmickry: Soak the poor

How close are we to actually living in, what is called from an entertainment/literature POV…`

How close are we to actually living in, what is called from an entertainment/literature POV…`

F.R. screenshot: RimJob extorts donations from the cheap seats with a little home page "fuck you."

Big Money, Bad Media, Secret Agendas: Welcome to America's Wildest School Board Race

US ambassador Robert Ford pulled out of Syria (BBC)

A set of 200 count sheets, or even 400 count sheets, are they worth the do-re-mi?

Have you noticed some brands of toilet paper generate lots of dust?

Safari is getting good

Arms Trade: Profits Before Human Rights?

Why OWS Is the Next Republican Boogeyman -- Hartmann

Opportunities Abound for Transporting Goods by Tram — If Properly Coordinated

Opportunities Abound for Transporting Goods by Tram — If Properly Coordinated

Occupy the Internet! lol!

God's Approval Rating - Sinking

Visas for foreign 1%'ers -- Bailing out rich home sellers

how did I miss this...?

One insult too far: America’s class war, one prole at a time

The New American Revolution: Occupy Wall Street

When did the movement to attack teachers and firefighters begin?

New Campaign Seeks To Flush Corporate Corruption From Congress

The Day the Earth Stood Still

An image I'm sure many here can find a use for...

U.S. Debt Likely To Be Downgraded Again, Says Merrill Lynch

Michael Moore on CNBC in 3 min.

How do incinerating toilets work?

How do incinerating toilets work?

Rude Pundit:Wal-Mart Decides It's Cheaper to Hire New Employees Than Take Care of the Ones They Have

Richard Dawkins: "even Jesus would have questioned the existence of God if he were living today"

Who donated (Fed Judge) Jay Bybee’s ‘Torture Memos’ Legal Bill Totaling $3.4 Million?

A poem as the Super Committee nears "consensus" on cuts to SS, Medicare, and Medicaid

A poem as the Super Committee nears "consensus" on cuts to SS, Medicare, and Medicaid

Parts of TEPCO's accident manuals made public

Rush Limbaugh's pal Brian knee pad Williams to moderate GOP debate from Tampa

Rush Limbaugh's pal Brian knee pad Williams to moderate GOP debate from Tampa

Why Obama May Be About to Give a Giant Handout Out to the Billionaire Koch Brothers

Yuck ......

Libyan authorities announce Gaddafi death investigation (BBC)

Ted Rall Toon: The 99% of the 1%'ers

Toon: Job Creator

Occupiers need to occupy GOP enclaves

Who Is Demonizing the Rich? Obama and Occupy Wall Street

GOP lawmakers up to their ears in nuclear waste not happy with their candidates Yucca position

Breaking news-Poverty Eliminated! - byTom Tomorrow

Should Tagg Romney, Matt Romney, Josh Romney, Ben Romney, Craig Romney fight in Iraq?

Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper Sees Keystone Pipeline Prevailing

World power swings back to America

NJ GOP candidate doubling down on his women "should act like whores" comment

Postgame (high school football) Haka dancers in Utah pepper sprayed by police

Allow United States Disabled Military Veterans access to medical marijuana to treat their PTSD.

Does Americorps offer health care coverage?

Why the GOP Demonizes 'Illegals'

Hey Republicans, if you want US to stay in Iraq, raise taxes on the rich to pay for it!

I really appreciate the Republican presidential candidates.

BREAKING: Chemical Bomb Detonated At Occupy Maine Camp

EU eyes Norway 'oil fund' rescue: Swedish PM

The Story of your Enslavement

Jerzy Bielecki Dies at 90; Fell in Love in a Nazi Camp

To Win Boys, Girls Should Shut Up, Says 1968 Scholastic Book

"TOO BIG HAS FAILED"

NEIL YOUNG - THIS NOTES FOR YOU.

Early sign in Tunisia of strong Islamist vote (AP)

the EASIEST way to contibute and make a difference!!!

It is important to push corporations for better ingredients if they want brand loyalty.

Condi Rice: The Wounds of Katrina: My trip home to heal a racially charged disaster

When can we be "reasonably sure" no other rethug will throw his/her hat in the primary ring?

Good Pic from OWS

rick perry is back on the birther train....when being a dumbass just isn't quite enough

Americans for Prosperity and Maximum Wage laws

OWS NYC Announcing: Subscribe to Events by OccupyWallSt Event Subscriptions and RSS Feeds!

Right-Wing Populist Support Drops in Swiss Vote

"Rick Perry" what springs to mind?

Just over the AP wire: Obama announces withdrawl of Americans from Poverty by end of year

LOL....Jonathan Alter just called Perry

certainly there have been well over 1000 arrested in "occupy" protests across the country

Conservative John Hayward (along with Herman Cain) thinks presidents sign Constitutional amendments.

The 'Mercitron' - Dr. Kevorkian's Suicide Machine for Auction in NY

Most Americans Believe Bankers Are Greedy, Dishonest -- But Tea Partiers are Most Supportive

Defining what is immoral. Photo comparison.

Sectarian unrest in Saudi Arabia. + Having trouble figuring out who Christian Koch is.

More Jobs Predicted for Machines, Not People

SMART Letters to the Plain Dealer Part 2: Businessman: "It's the DEMAND, Stupid!"

SMART Letters to the Plain Dealer Part 2: Businessman: "It's the DEMAND, Stupid!"

What do you think Obama's Gallup job approval amongst liberal Democrats will be tonight?

OWS blamed for 154% increase in gun related crime in last two weeks

PHOTOS: "Maddison is Lily’s guide dog" (Lily is a blind dog)...

Lawyer: Philadelphia basement suspect tired, lethargic

Disney Bans Johnny Depp From Promoting Rum Diary On ABC

Obama administration releases new jobs/pay data: Fewer jobs at less pay except for millionaires

Cut Job Training, Pell Grants? GOP Says Yes We Can

Afghanistan to back Pakistan if wars with U.S.: Karzai

Rick Perry hit the trifecta this week with the nutjob Republican electorate

Why is it, that when we elect the first black man as president,

Why is it, that when we elect the first black man as president,

Steve Forbes is excited about Rick Perry's flat tax plan

"We Stand With The 99%"

The Empire (middle class) Strike Back

#Occupy Sesame Street gets violent

Rocket Science?

Bush won

Dayton, Ohio, Welcomes Immigrants as Policy Point

Great Sign...

Wisconsin: Recall Walker! Sign the pledge! Volunteer to gather signatures!!!!

Here is the problem with the war on terror

Medical Marijuana: Urge your Representative to Co-Sponsor HR1983!

MTV to air 'True Life: I'm Occupying Wall Street' on Nov. 5

Paul Leka, a Songwriter of ‘Na Na Hey Hey,’ Dies at 68

Grow your own meat (BBC)

'Miracle' tornado survivor denied workers' comp

Occupy Oakland Versus The City and The Media

Judge halts drug tests as condition of Florida payments

Ballots are out for the OR-1st election (and a vid of the Dem debate)

As questions arise about Jindal and Rubio, morning host on MSNBC try to switch the

NATO Has Assassinated Gaddafi -- Now the Puppets Can Dance

A response to Leland Conway, a right wing Rush wannabe.

A response to Leland Conway, a right wing Rush wannabe.

Experts warn of harm to kids from secondhand TV viewing

Scott Walker Uses Taxpayer Resources for Recall Campaign Website

Lyrics from a song written in 1988 rings true today

We gotta keep up with Lithuania and Estonia, folks!

We gotta keep up with Lithuania and Estonia, folks!

France leads crackdown on BPA in food packaging

paul ryan has an admirerer

Finally, a new story on Occupy SF in the SF print media

Finally, a new story on Occupy SF in the SF print media

How hot is too hot for people to live? I mean, at what temperature is the heat

Norway (Maine) man drives his Honda to the 1 million mile mark

ok, sorry, but...this made me laugh: 10 Best Uses For My Ex Wife's Wedding Dress

Top Economists to Advise Sanders on Federal Reserve Reforms

Toon: Are you better off now than you were four years ago?

US to assist Kenya’s fight against al-Shabaab

Amy Goodman "Giant Slayer" (NYT)

Toon The Golden Hawk

Vatican calls for global authority on economy, "central world bank."

Protesters Occupy GE CEO Jeff Immelt's Connecticut Front Lawn

Cop Speaks Frankly: 'Officers now relishing trashing OWS-will find themselves sitting beside them'

WikiLeaks cables and the Iraq War

Remember when....

Help support Community Journalism ...

It's the Commons, Man!

Bill O'reilly Commercial On MSNBC ?

Anybody else heard anything about a massive

All that socialist welfare state spending in Argentina has resulted in.....an economic boom

All that socialist welfare state spending in Argentina has resulted in.....an economic boom

GOP presidential candidates whining

The Investor Class Will Learn the Meaning of a 'Haircut' Soon

Billionaire mayor says ‘living wage’ is Red

Tonight on Countdown:DA David Soares, author Will Bunch, Greg Mitchell,Jan Rodolfo, RN

Little Russert just set a record:

"The OWS protests are losing their national luster..."

The Best the GOP Can Offer?

Police behaving sanely towards the vulnerable is something we need to applaud!

All foreclosures based upon toxic loans should be immediately halted and nullified!

OWS email making the rounds: Warren Buffet: "I could end the deficit in 5 minutes,"

Steve Jobs died Oct. 5. His 630-page biography comes out Monday.

The Republican Party has painted itself into a corner

The Republican Party has painted itself into a corner

Oakland group files petition to recall Jean Quan

Now James O'Keefe just smeared the Economic Policy Institute

The Idiot Factor

The Idiot Factor

What's good for the goose....hahahaha

Security firms profit from protests

What a ride....

Will Occupy Wall Street Alienate The Middle Of The Country? It Hasn’t Yet. - Greg Sargent/WaPo

Did ya'll see this after the CNN Debate?? You must --

They just sold Barney for...

When it comes to prejudice - not much is new under the sun. Different Strokes...

A presidential primary loser, a flat tax/flat world promoter, a man who sells pizzas . . .

What's your view of Right Wing Conservatives who do genuine good deeds? And this case specifically?

What's your view of Right Wing Conservatives who do genuine good deeds? And this case specifically?

Oldie but Goodie: "The Dirty Fucking Hippies Were Right! UP WITH OWS!

James O’Keefe Spokesman Says Probation Officer Approved His ‘Occupy Wall Street’ Visit

House GOP Leaders Tell TBI to Back Off

John Bolton: The Wars are for Oil

Xpost EE: Vacation destination for nuclear fans: Japanese Critic Plans "Hotel Radioactivity" ...

TPM: New mortgage program (HARP) applies only to GSE loans (no bank bailout)

Here's a couple more pictures of people occupying the Tundra.

Here's a couple more pictures of people occupying the Tundra.

Here's a couple more pictures of people occupying the Tundra.

suckage

Um... I... Uh... Photoshopped ??? - I Guess ???

Thieves steal 2-ton bell from Church garden

Interim Libyan Leader Favors Islamic Law

Ed show. coming up; President to bypass congress on jobs bill?

Cain must not be being bought off....because Rove is out to get him

THESE are the guys we want in power? Warning: GRAPHIC

Romney's state plan included illegals. I know the media, and the repuke party would like people to

Grrr... 'Bill Kristol’s Appalling Attack on Occupy Wall Street' - Eliot Spitzer/Slate

Ed Show @ 8 starting now. nt

Video: Family meets recipient of son's heart

2 posts about nurses at OWS need some attention

The Kids-Not-CEOs Video That Went Viral In Michigan

GOP Presidential Candidates Are Asking Glenn Beck To Explain 'OWS' To Them In Secret Meetings

(MJ Tweet) Best anti-racism ads ever: "We're a culture, not a costume."

HUD Offers REO Homes for $100 Down in Select States (DSNews)

Hawk recovering after S.F. nail gun attack

JOIN THE NURSES FOR A RALLY AT THE TREASURY NOV. 3 "HEAL AMERICA, TAX WALL STREET!"

GOP's Sen. Graham works to protect foreign aid

David Oops! Cameron rocked by record rebellion as Europe splits Tories again

Super Committee cuts.

More truth.

‘Torture’ Judge Gets $3.4 Million Legal Defense for Free

Ex-Obama staffer, other supporters leading Obama protests in SF Tuesday

Think Progress: The 99 Percent Are Winning

OUTRAGEOUS: Our Tax Money Funds Gov Surveillance Center In Lower Manhattan--& Wall St Is Part Of It!

News Corp. shareholders vote heavily against Rupert Murdoch's sons

Civil rights icon: Cain ‘telling white folks what they want to hear’

Is Ed blind?

You want to know how bad this new Mortgage deal is----- read dday.

I go back to work on November 1

Is Herman Cain as big a fraud as I think he is?

A failing KIPP charter in FL may keep 2 other KIPP schools from being approved.

UN Ambassador Susan Rice & Rachel Maddow

GOP blames Obama for starting Iraq War

Hang on to your hats folks-rapidly inflating volcano

The 'pay-to-stay' prison system in California

The whites may yet find out what it is like to ride in the back of the bus..

'We can't wait': Obama to use executive authority to boost economy as Republicans dither on jobs

Pennsylvania declares Harrisburg in fiscal emergency

Another NPR shuffle: Michele Norris stepping down from ATC anchor chair

A thought crossed my mind

Institute for Public Accuracy: The Iraq War Is Not Over

Pete Seeger enters 9th decades as an activist . . . great article with photo . . .

Useful economic information

Taxpayer Funded ‘Crisis Pregnancy Centers’ Tell Jewish Woman Convert To Christianity Or Go To Hell

An intimate look inside the "We are the 53%"

Well, hell. Iraq's parliament sounds a touch like Congress.

FL TEACHER could face $$$ in fines-Her transgression? Helping students register to vote.

Perry and Bachmann Race to the Bottom — Of the Polls

23 arrested at OccupyDallas protest today (Chase Bank)

More Inequality Statistics

'Occupy Main Street': Rich People Protest The 99% (VIDEO)

FBI Crime Maps Now ‘Pinpoint’ Average Muslims

found on facebook

Tsunami Debris on Course to Hit US

Michael Moore in NYC - Interview on CNBC - Video and Transcript

Taxpayer-Funded ‘Crisis Pregnancy Centers’ Tell Jewish Woman To Convert To Christianity Or Go To Hel

Occupy Maine shaken by bomb blast

Occupy Maine shaken by bomb blast

NY judge: Don't let child see dog euthanasia

Just an FYI. Keith said he'd be on Letterman tonight. nt

Heads Up: Keith Olbermann On Letterman Tonight Discussing #OWS

Last Nuclear ‘Monster Weapon’ Gets Dismantled

Airlines are going to reduce seats by 600K for holiday travel..

Insurer adjusts, to pay 'miracle' Joplin survivor

Even if the Iraqis Asked the U.S. to Leave, President Obama Should Get Credit

Are you aware of the other Koch brother? The one who resembles Marie Antoinette?

Mandatory Monday Malloy Truthseekers check in!!

Holy shit! ... Charlie Rose tonight: Chris Hedges, Amy Goodman on OWS; Paul Volcker

*Volker, Goodman, Hedges on Charlie Rose

Rachel Maddow on right now talking about Obama's mortgage relief plan and the Reps.

The Best Facebook Graphic On Job Creation

Bill O’Reilly Admits That Fox News Is Waging A War Against Occupy Wall Street

Don’t EVEN Get Me Started, Mythical Bootstraps College Student

This is what TSA will do when they inspect a bag you checked and find a, um, “personal item”:

How Brand Loyal are You?

Whatever happened to the protest song?

Suzie Q just said Martha was a pug! Martha set her straight!

State doctors receive millions from pharmaceutical firms

Nurses Condemn Chicago Mayor Emanuel for Arrest Of Nurses, Medical Volunteers at Occupy Chicago

Is there a strong aurora tonight?

Toronto Star: U.S. pushes ahead with 'cash grab' from Canadians

Would you vote GOP if promised you $15,000?

Shovel-Ready Series: How Our Permit Process Is Costing Us Jobs

US pulls ambassador Robert Ford out of Syria

For the second time in 2 weeks every Republican in the US Senate has voted to obstruct job creation

High Demand for Science Graduates Enables Them to Pick Their Jobs, Report Says

What sort of liberal test should people pass before they identify as liberal when taking a poll?

NPR Drops Distribution Of 'World Of Opera' Over Host's Role In Protest

Herman Cain or Mel Brooks? You Decide

No Fix in Sight as Stealth Fighters’ Oxygen Woes Spread

How Many DUers Consider Themselves to be Autodidacts?

Reflections on Occupy Los Angeles, Oct. 22 & 23

recent email fwd.

Obama's new Mortgage program is just another bank bailout---and....

A new bailout of the banks?

OccupyRochester to begin full-time occupation this Friday

Rachel is so funny! She's covering Cain's obsession with numerology and # 45.

The Warrant is Coming out of My Balls

An ugly carnival

If US interest rates increased, would oil prices go down.

When RWers say they are strict Constitutionalists, they really mean they are Articleists

New York Mag has a (Romney) cover this week that will have the DNC drooling for days.

Scarborough: GOP presidential candidates are all ‘idiots’

I "could" support a flat-tax

I "could" support a flat-tax

Anonymous is going after Fox News... Bravo!

Pattern is emerging

How long before the Occupation Movement fades away?

Tropical Storm Rina

President Obama's approval rating amongst liberal Democrats for October 17th-23rd is 78%.

HRW: Libya: Bodies Found at Sirte Hotel Apparent Execution of 53 Gaddafi Supporters

Donate an Ark full of animals

Donate an Ark full of animals

Political Animals

Political Animals

Fake maple syrup? Vermont senators urge prison time

No it is not war

IPS’ White demands charter investigation

Pat Robertson: GOP Base Is Becoming Too Extreme - Not the Onion

The Truth: We Were Told to Leave Iraq by the Iraqis.

SN: Japanese inventor builds modern-day ark in anticipation of another tsunami

SN: Japanese inventor builds modern-day ark in anticipation of another tsunami

Constant unending unsolicited loan offers on our property the banks cannot stand we own it clear

Greens: Obama campaign hire 'stinks'

Greens: Obama campaign hire 'stinks'

STRANGE 100% REAL Herman Cain video campaign ad.

More Muammar Cartoons

Netflix Implodes After Reporting Horrific Guidance; Notes It Repuchased Stock At $218 Avg Cost Basis

BREAKING: Police REFUSE to arrest protesters! #OccupyWallSt

Ron Paul to eliminate student loans if president

Jill Stein Launches Green Party Presidential Bid - AP

Jill Stein Launches Green Party Presidential Bid - AP

CALL TO ACTION 11/11/11: GOLDMAN SACHS has engaged in practices that cost countries around the

Anonymous Takes Down Massive Child Pornography Server, Leaks Usernames

Hard data on how income inequality harms society.

I just have to vent.

This should piss off everyone

TSA finds vibrator, leaves note: 'Get your freak on, girl'

New Rule: Government Can Lie About Existence of Records to FOIA Requests

Super-Geniuses: U.S. Chamber Plotter & Breitbart's OWS 'Snitch' Team Up

Point of discussion RE: OWS for Reds, pinkos, fellow

Man accused of beating his 82 year old 105 lb slow-driving grandma

Millionaire-Defender Cuomo-FAILS TO EVICT-Occupy Albany After District Attorney Refuses To Prosecute

Millionaire-Defender Cuomo-FAILS TO EVICT-Occupy Albany After District Attorney Refuses To Prosecute

Rachel Maddow: "100% of my hate mail is about my appearance"

Bank Of America Makes Taxpayers Insure 75 Trillion Dollars in Risky Derivative Schemes

Rule Change Would Allow Government to Lie About Whether Records Exist

Umm, yes, putting "Sharia Law" into a constitution is a big deal. And it does not bode well.

Why is it if you're male and say you are a feminist, you get strange looks?

Do you think that it is irresponsible for someone to smoke marijuana in front of their children?

DAVID FRUM: It's Time We Republicans Finally Admitted That Paul Krugman Has Been Right

Mexican ID Becomes Valid ID in Sonoma County

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"The Class War Has Begun" By Frank Rich

Myths of the Gaddafi regime Explained

Occupy Army, Marines, Air Force, Navy, Police, to provide OWS Convoy Escort

BANK TRANSFER DAY - Sat. Nov. 5th

Bombshell: Study Finds 80% Chance Russia’s 2010 July Heat Record Would Not Have Occurred Without Cli

If the worst happens and an (R) wins the White House

Test your news IQ

Alternet: The Shocking, Graphic Data That Shows Exactly What Motivates the Occupy Movement

Why the hell does a corporation need my phone no.?

Hurricane RINA-where is she heading ?

THE ONLINE CLEARINGHOUSE FOR CONSERVATIVE ACTION.

I need a vingt.

Libyans scandalized by rumor that Gadaffi posthumously promoted to General ...

This is just awesomesauce! Hunter S Thompson

She had become like they are, come on baby, don't fear the reaper...

I ain't here for a long time, I'm here for a good time...

Burger King has a new sandwich. It's called the "Chef's Choice"

It's 4:36 in the morning and I'm hungry....

It's 4:36 in the morning and I'm hungry....

Vended food contains all the necessary nutrients for survival.

Poetic justice

Dear You, Thank you so much...

Stripers to Occupy my belly!

Okay, you wanna know what's wrong with the BCS?

Just a thought...YMCA -song at Baseball games...I LOVE the fact that a song about Anonymous Gay Sex

Though a pioneer in the field of HipHop, Grandmaster Flash MFM is sadly unrecognized today.

Focus. You will never see it this pure nor this intense again.

A set of 200 count sheets, or even 400 count sheets, are they worth the do-re-mi?

I'm fascinated with the 60's. Here's Raquel Welch from 67.

surprise

How culture ends (lolcats)

Woohoo!! Just in time for Halloween - NEW CHICK TRACT!!! Kiddies will love em!

So, Judy Jetson reeeeeally likes boys.

Anyone else see "Paranormal Activity 3" yet?

In his younger years, MiddleFingerMom was known as a pretty sloppy drunk.

Can someone please explain "extreme couponing" to me?

Today's phrase is "Magic Jack offers". Substitute "Magic Jack offers" in a thread title.

Dog jacker

Skittles (who thinks Simon Cowell is too kind) began honing her critiquing skills at an early age.

JesusWeen! Really - who was the nutjob that thought up this one

Have you noticed some brands of toilet paper generate lots of dust?

If you click on the 'thread that never dies' thread

OK, anybody remember Jack's Hamburgers?

Tie Me Kangaroo Down, Sport (rare recording with Rolf Harris and the Beatles!!!!)

Here's what's wrong with voters today:

Slow news day?

holy crap! thunder!

PHOTO: "Excuse me, retail clerk, do you have more of these in stock that I may purchase as gifts?"

What is the most interesting place you KNOW you'll never go to?

Awwww, little girl plays catch with a puppy

Halloween Light Show 2011 - This Is Halloween

Gin, not Absinthe. Absinthe is a weekend thing

Though he made the other customers a little nervous, Bearvis was actually a fairly benign drunk.

News: Nooze or Nyooz?

Skittles' first boxing lesson (WARNING: dial-up alert):

Doctor D. Augie, pediatrician:

After years of trial-and-error, MFM finally found the weight-loss plan that worked for him.

Post some art in support of the OWS protests

MiddleFingerMom and Death have come to an understanding.

How were you born?

Face

Hello Muddah Hello Faddah

Some dates could go better...

Your goalposts for "Bad Hair Day" are about to be moved. WAY moved.

The Thinker

What are you listening to tonight Lounge? Me, I'm digging Tracy Chapman's "Baby

Fuck, Yeah! We're famous now, baby!!

How come I can't see "3-D" pictures????

The reason DU3 has not been implemented

Let's play 'Spot the Problem'. Can you spot the problem in this photo?

Guys fess up. Who would you like to be your cougar?

for Ashling: "too damn much"

Anyone Remember Burger Chef?

Why does it feel so empty when someone answers my question with a question?

REAL Angry Birds... ... ... REALLY angry.

New Hoarders show tonight.

Coupons

How many 50+ DUers are having "senior moments"?

Just curious how high is your stress level, on a scale of 1-10.

(Paratransit) Driver who dragged Hells Angel booked for murder

More Jobs Predicted for Machines, Not People

Need a book? My father might be able to help. (Large pic)

They want $lice of the occu-pie. 500G fight at Zuccotti

Giffords heads to N.C. for intensive therapy

Turkey earthquake death toll rising

Jobs Plan Stalled, Obama to Try New Economic Drive

NPR Drops Distribution Of 'World Of Opera' Over Host's Role In Protest

Gaddafi still on show, rotting as wrangling goes on

Argentina's Cristina Fernandez celebrates landslide win

Chemical bomb tossed into Occupy Maine encampment

Anybody know what plant this is? It's grown over to my patio.

Collaborators

Scientist: Satellite must have crashed into Asia

More collaborators

Millionaire-Defender Cuomo Fails To Evict Occupy Albany After District Attorney Refuses To Prosecute

Virgin America Facing Unionization Petition

Cristina Kirchner re-elected as Argentina's president in landslide

Egypt to free 'Israeli spy' Grapel under swap deal

Welcome to Ice City: Russia plans to build frozen community 1,000 miles from North Pole... as race f

Interim Libyan Leader Favors Islamic Law

Occupy Boston protesters deny graffiti allegations

Great practical jokes

Great practical jokes

More states limiting Medicaid hospital stays

Rand Corp. think-tank retracts study on medical marijuana dispensary closings and crime rates

Focus on HIV-Aids cost family planning a decade, says UN population chief

Bombshell: Study Finds 80% Chance Russia’s 2010 July Heat Record Would Not Have Occurred Without Cli

Flat Tax Proposals Are Perpetual Fount of False Promises: View

Nairobi bomb attacks increase al-Shabaab fears

Jamie Oliver fears government is undoing school meal progress (in UK)

Halliburton Probing Its Angola Dealings

Occupy Cleveland granted new permit for Public Square protests

United, Continental, Delta raise fares again

US ambassador Robert Ford pulled out of Syria

Gov. calls for pipeline session (reroute XL around Nebraska's groundwater-rich Sand Hills)

Judge Orders Injunction On Florida’s Welfare Drug Testing Law

Rights group finds mass grave in Gadhafi hometown

Secret reports: With security spotty, many had access to anthrax

S.F. candidates seek monitors over absentee issue (mayor Ed Lee allegedly filled out ballots)

Rick Perry Answers Questions On Obama Birth Certificate (no definitive answer = doubt)

Major PG&E gas line ruptures during test (and blows crater in rural field)

Court halts release of Prop. 8 video recordings

Court halts release of Prop. 8 video recordings

Gallup puts Obama up 6 points

2,000-year-old stellar mystery solved

'Anonymous' Busts Child Porn Ring

Murdoch sons rebuked by News Corporation shareholders

Nurses to picket City Hall over arrests at Occupy Chicago protest

WikiLeaks suspends publishing to fight financial blockade

WikiLeaks suspends publishing to fight financial blockade

Bachmann’s N.H. staff blasts candidate’s national aides

'Survivor' star running for Indiana governor

Target stores is recalling thousands of children's frog masks (Halloween)

So I got the iPhone 4s. Hilarity ensued!

We have to leave this planet - consider this

There's nothing like hearing news about your first love 30 years after...

STOCK MARKET WATCH, Monday, October 24, 2011

Swiss Banks Said Ready to Reveal Clients

Slaughter of Horses Goes On, Just Not in U.S.

Ex-Murdoch Executive Questioned

New York Cops Defy Order to Arrest Hundreds of ‘Occupy Albany’ Protesters

Police Investigating Possible Sexual Assault Of Teen At Occupy Dallas

Gallup Poll: Americans want to scrap Electoral College

Chemical Bomb Tossed into Occupy Maine Encampment

Thailand floods: Waters advance on north Bangkok areas

Anonymous’ vows to ‘destroy’ Fox News website on Nov. 5th

Panetta calls NKorea 'reckless,' criticizes China

Obama looks to bypass Congress with help for homeowners, students

Would you ban any item of clothing if you could?

GlobalPost: Qaddafi apparently sodomized after capture (Warning Graphic)

Netflix Loses Subscribers, Though Earnings Rise (dipped more than 25 percent in after-hours trading)

Libyan leader seeks to calm West on Sharia fears

Moderate Islamist Party Claims Victory in Tunisia

Gals fess up. Who would you like to be your Sugar Daddy?

Bankers vs rioters - STFU David Cameron remix

The Republican Debate

Exclusive Audio- Michele Bachmann: The Movie Trailer

Hands Off Occupy Oakland-ILWU Calls For Labor Backing Of Occupation

Thom Hartmann: Conversations with Great Minds with Axel Caballero: AL brings back Slavery. part 2

Max Keiser: 'Today Libya, Tomorrow Wall Street'

Republicans Protect jobs -- Their Own!

Thom Hartmann: Conversations with Great Minds with Axel Caballero: AL brings back Slavery. part 1

"W" Nails Camera Man With Pitch While Stadium Speakers Drown Crowd

Thom Hartmann: Why the GOP turn their backs on 400,000 teachers, firefighters & cops

SGT SHAMAR THOMAS Occupy CHICAGO PEACEFUL PROTEST

Regulations on Speculation Weak, But Better Than Nothing

Cain's 9-9-9 Plan in 90 Seconds

Cracking EUp: UK MPs Want To Buck Brussels

Cracking EUp: UK MPs Want To Buck Brussels

Patrick Field - Cycling is a (very fun) political process - IQ2 Cycling festival

Young Turks: Rep. Ryan - Student Loan Debt is Great, Just Work More Jobs

Occupy Louisville: Voices From Social Justice Encampment

Social epidemiologist Richard Wilkinson: How economic inequality harms societies

Thom Hartmann: XXX Sex Advice on Whores, Horses & Horsely

Condoleezza Rice book to reveal post 9/11 fallout

Dr. Cornel West: "We Are in a Magnificent Moment of Democratic Awakening"

Skip forward to 0:06 minute mark, this video is very hot in Greece right now

"I'm not Disappointed by President Obama" By JAKE LAMAR

October 19, 2011 - Portland protests Condi Rice appearance at University fundraiser

Papantonio: Big Pharma Lies Cost Women Their Lives

Anonymous Operation Cash Run

Engineer Explains Taxes at Occupy Wall Street

Young Turks: 999 Plan - Tax Increase for 84% of Americans

Anti Rahm Action National Nurses United Protests Outside City Hall Chicago Oct. 24 2011

Anonymous - Operation Cash Back - Second Press Release

Sen. Sanders:The Republicans are living on another planet

Is Glenn Beck Back On Cocaine? Very Strange.

Michael Moore & Cornel West on OWS, Iraq & Progressive Discontent Obama Faces 2012. 1 of 2

J. Edgar Movie Trailer

New Rule: Quit Calling Them "Hippies"

MICHAEL MOORE TO CNBC: ‘PLEASE DO YOUR JOB’ AND REPORT ABOUT INCOME INEQUALITY

Michael Moore Not Allowed In The N.Y. Stock Exchange For Interview Oct 24th 2011

Just wrote a post about Herman Cain's awfulness--had to share:

Scandal in the Age of Obama-Why Washington feeding frenzies aren't what they used to be.

Marked Man: Obama Campaign Drops The Coy Routine And Steps Up Direct Attacks On Mitt Romney

Chris Dodd: Five myths about Dodd-Frank

TPM: Report: Perry Camp Hires Former Bush Campaign Manager

'Birthers' begin to turn on allies

I wish all the Repubs. who say that Obama is strengthening Iran's influence in Iraq by taking all

President Obama speaking LIVE now from Las Vegas on C-Span2

McConnell’s pro-unemployment argument

NYT: President Obama's 'We can't wait' campaign. New rules for refinancing underwater mortgages.

NYT: President Obama's 'We can't wait' campaign. New rules for refinancing underwater mortgages.

Hoekstra: Obama shoved real WMDs up your arse and you are not sure whether you love it or not,

"They realize that Obama probably can't get a Mother's Day resolution passed through Congress,"

Think Progress: Cain Spent $1 million Of His Own Money To Fund Racist Political Ads

Bachmann’s ex-staff in New Hampshire calls campaign ‘dishonest’ and ‘cruel’

The President's Plan to BYPASS CONGRESS is Perfect

Gingrich & Cain "Lincoln-Douglas Debate", I'm calling BS!

President Obama Announces 2011 White House Tribal Nations Conference

More Rubio Uh-Ohs! "NPR finds more inconsistencies in Rubio's family history"

'We can't wait': Obama to use executive authority to boost economy as Republicans dither on jobs

Do We Want to Do This All Over Again?

Allan Lictman on FOX with his Presidential election Prediction

BAM! BOMBSHELL:Romney's MA health care plan was open to illegal immigrants

Krugman: Hope For HARP - "Gagnon thinks that this could be huge"

"Friends of Herman Cain" web ad -- so bad it's good!

If the villain’s shoe fits…

Reshoring: Manufacturing is Coming Back to U.S.

No bounce

Terrorism is a law enforcement issue and it should be treated as such.

Hoekstra: Obama should return Nobel prize

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