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Archives: October 27, 2011

Jon Stewart Scolds Oakland, CA For Its Treatment Of OWS Protestors - VIDEO

Texas Hospital Accused Of Trying To Send Paralyzed Illegal Back To Mexico

ok this is brazen

Action Alert! #OccupySF about to be raided

Michael Moore retweets: Marine-led massive crowd tears down fence

target is san fran tonight folks

Edit: Got rowdy in San Fran.

AZ-Pres: President Obama leads Mitt Romney by 5 points

SFPD is about to move in.

Oakland PD preventing protesters from going to SF

Thousands marching towards west Oakland

Watching the top 1% widen the gap (By Design)

Watching the top 1% widen the gap (By Design)

Falling out for the night. Hang in there Oakland! Peace on it!

While the cops in Oakland are braining veterans, the Denver PD is killing protesters with the cold.

Oakland PD gathering at North Side Plaza.

send cards to the iraqi vet injured in oakland.

Live stream link - split screen - Oakland and San Francisco

BART Reopens 12th Street station to protesters

cheap energy?

PetSmart declares War on Christmas before Satan's Birthday

OccupySF forming defensive lines around camp...

#bay bridge trending world wide

Whats happening at #occupy Oakland right now? SF too! Joining other thread:

Rumor: LAPD to assist SFPD

FYI - 4.8 quake in Northern California 11:37pm

Very good photos from Oakland last night

Very good photos from Oakland last night

Regarding Scott Olsen: Official 'Veterans for Peace' Statement Regarding Occupy Incident in Oakland

UNCONFIRMED (starting to look false)... Twitter reports of the NATIONAL GUARD in OAKLAND!

Report: Bodies of 267 Qaddafi Supporters Found in His Libyan Hometown

Live Blog: Police appear to be staging near Frank H. Ogawa Plaza (Oakland)

Richard Engel's next assignment should be to the

livestream SF

China Suspected in Attacks on U.S. Satellites

Goldman Sachs Envy Gains New Meaning at Big Four: Jonathan Weil

EU Sets 50% Greek Writedown, $1.4T in Rescue Fund

Herman Cain Was Always Making Batshit Ads, We Just Hadn’t Noticed

Occupy SF/Occupy Oakland live thread

The die is cast!

Has anyone here watched the video at

(Milwaukee) County budget panel endorses $2 million jobs program

SFPD entering the buses.

SFPD entering the buses.


Dogs tortured by teens after Edwardsville break-in

Tell Oakland Mayor Jean Quan to investigate the shooting of Marine, Scott Olsen

OWS on my (unofficial) Union's Discussion Board:

Brown to seek sweeping California pension rollbacks

Should OWS's "Demand #1" be: You can't be an investment bank and a hedge fund at the same time?

Damn---I had no idea that "God" was the cause of Harrisburg's Bankruptcy.

St Paul's chancellor Canon Dr Giles Fraser resigns

Ireland goes to polls after bitter presidential campaign

Maine GOP contracts former phone jammer for No on 1 flyers

Some practical steps you can take to protect yourself at your local Occupy event

Egypt's NGOs face tough post-revolution reality

Robert Reich - Obama Should Call for Glass-Steagall and a Breakup of Big Banks

Exclusive: NSA helps banks battle hackers

U.S. drone "kills five Taliban commanders" in Pakistan

Call for general strike in the city of Oakland passed

Class Warfare from Reuben Bolling's Tom the Dancing Bug

The Oakland Mayor's Facebook statement regarding the police action

Gaddafi's driver on the endgame: 'He didn't seem to know what to do'

Income Inequality Reaches Gilded Age Levels, Congressional Report Finds

Study says Generation X is balanced and happy

Democracy is messy

Perry may pass on debates

OWS needs blankets for winter...DU blanket drive anyone?

Contact link to the Mayor of Oakland, CA

Lockheed’s profit grows but the company warns of tough times ahead

@OperationLeakS: Unconfirmed: Iraq Veteran Scott Olsen has been put into a medically induced coma

Isaacson on why Steve Jobs refused to use "focus groups", to design new products

New Report: Economy grew at 2.5% in second quarter, almost double first quarter growth

Protestors Rally Against Scott Brown At Danvers, Mass. Event

Germany Closing 10% Of Its Military Bases In Germany

Wisconsin: Walker Fights for Health Insurance Corporate Profits!

our congress is worried about college football while people go hungry

What do these conditions remind you of?

"Wife-sharing" haunts Indian villages as girls decline

Barbara Bush and private prisons?

Perry May Skip Future Debates

Anti-immigrant sentiment clouds European unity

America's Wealthiest Are Actually Destructive Economic Parasites -- See for Yourself

Some quotes from the late President Lyndon Baines Johnson

Defense Industry: Keep Paying Us or the Economy Dies

Wisconsin: You can carry a gun in the Capitol, but a cardboard sign gets you arrested.

Warren Buffets congressional suggestion.

Authorities recommend that you flush your Santorum along with other bodily waste products.

The Occupations must remain a peaceful movement...

RW'ers haven't even heard of...

The Madoff's formed a joint suicide pact. (GMA)

NO! You move....

Black Voters’ Support for Obama Is Steady and Strong

St Paul's Cathedral canon resigns over plans to forcibly remove Occupy London ...

Attention union members, stewards and executive board members.

Global Movement Finds Unison: "People First, Not Finance!"

Define necessity

Scott Olsen...

Statement from Mayor Jean Quan about today’s enforcement action

Four Select Donors To Dine With The President Tonight

Toon: The Heavy Hand Of Government

Luckovich Toon on the Occupy Atlanta Arrests

I got a call from my mother saying she saw on the news that OWS is antisemitic

Toon: Costume idea!

What can we do to demand that the rights of protesters be

Crocodiles a new menace for flood-threatened Bangkok

Toon: All hat and no cow

Thirty Years of Unleashed Greed - by Robert Scheer

The Diane Rehm Show Adam Smith vs Charles Darwin

Oakland numbers:

"Michele Bachmann announced that she'd like her 3 daughters to learn how to use firearms.

The economy in haiku

after all the 'double-dip' hand wringing from the media.....

Was DU down about 20 minutes ago? nt

Black Voters’ Support for Obama Is Steady and Strong -- President Meeting Expectations Of Over 90%

If Perry can't take the heat of debating his own fellow GOP candidates it is fork time he is done

High-ranking NYPD inspector transferred to Staten Island command after 'Occupy Wall Street' pepper s

Radiation Reporting - Blind, Idiotic and Corrupt

Happy Birthday but don't mention the War

Latest California earthquakes - 3.8 in Berkeley, 4.8 in Sierras

If the U.S. economy starts growing at a 3 percent annual pace, we’ll close the output gap by 2020

OSHA investigating trench collapse behind Somers school

AFA's "One Million Moms" Vs Target

Dear Mayors and Police Chiefs

Screen Capture I Just Did Of One Of The Dirty Hippies At OccupySF

Stewart: ‘What the f*ck happened in Oakland?’

You don't have a job because....

The Media needs to be Occupied too!

If American Land were Distributed the way American Wealth Is

If The Media Would Listen They Would Know Four Things the 99% Want

In Capitalist America...

"The Intruder" (1963) drama about racism

Scott Olson, the 21st century Crispus Attucks...

Nation Finally Breaks Down And Begs Its Smart People To Just Fix Everything

Michael Moore: p.s.: I will go to Oakland tomorrow to stand with Occupy Oakland

ever wonder what's up with the teens selling magazines door to door?

hey fellow "Vode Islandahs". . .just heard


Google receives request to remove YouTube videos of police brutality

Google receives request to remove YouTube videos of police brutality

War vet hurt in Oakland occupy protest improving

Picture from a Marine showing how he feels about what happened to Scott Olsen

Comic relief: Petition begging Quitter to reconsider

You know how some say they will leave the country if this or that happens?

10 Years After the Patriot Act, 3 of the Most Dangerous Provisions Affecting Ordinary Americans ( )

Dedicated to us, the 99%: Takin' It To The Streets...

We need our troops here at home right now!

Feds mum on possible dispensary crackdown in Colo.

Comic relief: Petition begging Quitter to reconsider

Rumors Of Occupy San Francisco Raid Prove Untrue

it is snowing. first an incredibly hot and dry summer. and now, snow in october.

Quan, Under Attack, Changes Course on Occupy Oakland

Maryland Considering Flush Fee Hike

Exxon Mobil profit rises 41 pct on higher prices

Oakland concussion grenade: who uses tactics like that?

Tea party group says city favors Occupy Richmond protesters

Why is Louis Gohmert?

Righthaven hit with largest fine yet: $119,488

useful info for anyone dealing with abusive cops

Oakland California 10/25/2011

Drone attacks killing civilians in Pakistan: Imran Khan

Show him some DU love!!

Listening to Morning Joe pontificate on behalf of the middle class

Kid named Adolf Hitler case: Parents denying abuse happened, children still in foster care

Colorado issues first medical-marijuana business licenses in U.S.

An American Teenager in Yemen: Paying for the Sins of His Father?

Assassinating Children

Assassinating Children

Homeland chief: Feds won't help Alabama implement immigration law

Homeland chief: Feds won't help Alabama implement immigration law

AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka: Tear Gassing, Arrests of Wall Street Protesters Must Stop

Quan, Under Attack, Changes Course on Occupy Oakland

Occupy the No-Spin Zone (Slate)

I'm looking for that video of Obama and SOS Clinton talking about "right to protest" while

Harold Camping Exclusive: Family Radio Founder Retires

Colo. medical marijuana dispensaries join union

Nancy Grace’s Nipple Slip Traumatized Kids

Khazei leaves MA Senate race, endorses Warren

Compassionate Corporatist Conservatism:

Inside The Koch Political Machine That Is Trying To Destroy Obama

I found this quote on

DHS asked cities to shut down encampments?

The Great American False Dilemma: Austerity vs. Stimulus

please DU this poll ..... Do you support President Obama's new student loan relief plan?

Spotted in Iran, trojan Duqu may not be "son of Stuxnet" after all (oh boy, tin foil hat time)

We are the 9%

Is Michele Bachmann stepping out on her husband?

Suspected U.S. drone strikes kill 9 people

PRESIDENT OBAMA is helping college students.

Oakland PD launching internal investigation

Fox and friends says protesting mom disgusting (video)

Inspector: $6.6 billion allegedly stolen in Iraq has been found

The RESULTS of republiCON tax policies:

john boehner...what a grandstanding POS

Something That President Obama Left Out of The Student Loan Issue.

Too big to be ignored any longer!!! From CNN: Meet the 99%

#Occupy Folks In Their Own Words: Why Am I Here?

Froomkin: Occupy Right Again: U.S. Near Bottom In New Social Justice Index

Parents Of Adolf Hitler And JoyceLynn Aryan Nation, Fight To Get Their Kids Back

15 Major Differences Between Occupy Wall Street And The Tea Party Protests

More good news for our president! GDP Growth Rate Doubles...

Join us at 4pm for a Discussion on Hubert Harrison.

Rollover mortgage...good mortgage. End foreclosure now, rollover debt like the government.

Don't antitrust laws apply to our current situation?

Amendment 7 threatens Floridians' religious liberty

Derf Toon- Signs

Occupy SF still stands.

Ten Reasons Not To Bank On (Or With) Bank Of America

Join us at 4pm for a Discussion on Hubert Harrison.

Student driver crashes into northern Calif. DMV office; it's closed for the week

Judge: "How can a securities fraud of this nature and magnitude be the result simply of negligence?"

10 Quotes (+2) that I keep on my desk

Highlights From Pat Buchanan's Bigotry Tour

best pet costumes = sad animals

Ala county rounding up sex offenders on Halloween

Jemima joins Imran Khan for anti-drone rally

"Tent People" - trying to survive by living in woods

I wish I knew the story behind this picture...

On OWS and "leaders."

Occupy Oakland, HUGE Reversal of Mayors Policy {Scots Condition UPGRADE to Fair}

New TV ad rips Jean Quan: “Stop the police brutality”

Even More Bat-Shit Loony Political Ad From Herman Cain

Marco Rubio on national ticket could be risky bet for Republican Party

LMAO James Carville says, Mitt Romney is a "Serial Windsock". I about tipped over. nt

Tennessee Agency Charges 86-Year Old Veteran An Unconstitutional Poll Tax To Obtain Voter ID

The Global 5 Year Financial Flatline Has Begun

I got new idea for an occupy sign.

Day 2: Any national politicians criticize shooting of Iraq vet exercising the rights he fought for?

Seeing the story about tent people, made me wonder

WAPO Oakland coverage: Picture of Oakland cop petting a kitten

Interestingly, Jean Quan was investigated by Oakland Police for he participation in a protest

EXCLUSIVE: ACORN Playing Behind Scenes Role in 'Occupy' Movement

more on the homeless, tent, trailer discussions

Occupy Indy... first arrest earlier today. Action happening now.

Are military personnel more important?

Maddow compares ‘Occupy Oakland’ to 1930s ‘Bonus Army’ protest

House Democrats say GOP wants too many days off

Eisenhower misunderestimated the stupidity of his country.

Steven Colbert, you ROCK! But,

Dems seek $1 trillion tax hike,$3 trillion deficit cuts in supercommittee-$500 billion from Medicare

Dems seek $1 trillion tax hike,$3 trillion deficit cuts in supercommittee-$500 billion from Medicare

How to speak republican...

Fox News' Anti-Immigrant Agenda Has Spilled Over Into Mainstream

ACLU attorney calls for full investigation of police response to Occupy Oakland

Video: OWS marches for Scott and Occupy Oakland last night

Internet bandwidth report: Have we reached "Peak Netflix?"

Cheat Sheet: What’s Happened to the Big Players in the Financial Crisis

Connor Ratliff, Age 36, Debates Jimmy McMillan In The Only Presidential Debate Worth Watching

How are you feeling about the near future?

When will the net worth of the wealthiest billionaire exceed the number of people who ever lived?

This Video Shows Protester Scott Olsen Moments Before He Was Injured

Pic of a 'few' people who came to volunteer for Elizabeth Warren:

WTF?!?....Herman Cain’s Staff Told “Do Not Speak To Him Unless You Are Spoken To”

Oh God No! "Color your food with food finish"

"Occupy more.... we love you all...." from your Comrades in Cairo.

California Nurses Union Calls for An End To The Arrests And Permanent Occupy Sites

I just got this from Dean for America re: "Super Committee"

I was puzzled the other night when I read that other area

Danziger toon- Rick Perry and the Bottom of the Barrel

Obama's Misguided Crackdown on Medical Marijuana

A Poem for Occupy Oakland (and all other Occupiers)


Report: Bank of America boss 'incensed'

Rove Memo: How To Derail Obama's Jobs Bill, Even When People Want It

The Military Spending Fairy

Hoft's Occupy Phoenix Neo-Nazi Previously Attended Tea Party Rallies

Mitch "Yertle" McConnell comes out of his shell

60 minutes pity party for Bernie Madoff klan...

Josh Snyder, Husband Of Gay Soldier Booed At GOP Debate, Speaks Out On DOMA - VIDEO

This jut in from Pat Kreitlow, running to unseat a Teabagger in WI-7:

Cain: I don't need to know the foreign-policy details

Difference between a prisoner of war and a homeless person....

Drug War Profiteers: Book Exposes How Wachovia Bank Laundered Millions for Mexican Cartels

"His name is Scott Olsen"

Will YOU participate in the Occupy General Strike Nov. 2nd?

A Concerned American....

Said on the TeeVee

Said on the TeeVee

And now for some happy news - Bill Moyers coming back to TV in January!

Ethics of a general strike

Damn. Sharpton had an outstanding show tonight.

My kid is on Thom Hartman tonight

U.S. drone base in Ethi­o­pia is operational

Gov Walker (From WI) protest in Iowa

Any videos yet of the "bottles and rocks" thrown at Oakland police?

One Disturbing Toon: GS has a posse

New Social Justice Index Places U.S. Near Bottom

MSM: If you are wrong about everything, we want you.


Wisconsin: Why Republicans want to use the new legislative maps in 2012 recall fight

Sean Parker: The difficult life of the rich and famous

Tonight on Countdown:Michael Moore, Sgt.Thomas, Vlad Teichberg(livestream)

"We want to move this Fund out of Libya to your custody" roflmao!

If donating millions of dollars is considered " Free Speech"

Law Enforcement Personnel:

I shouldn't be watching Keith on mute while listening to Rage Against the Machine.

SHAME on this administration for not making a statement on the attempted murder of Scott Olsen.

Keith Olbermann: News from Oakland: Scott Olsen Awake - No Longer Sedated. Not Talking

Google Refuses to Remove Police-Brutality Videos

What a nice lady!! She peacfully closed the encampment!

Republican Sets Out To Repeal The Ban On Child Labor

Scott Olsen is being used...

LYING Oakland PD pulls LYING press release from the internet

Veteran improves after injury in Occupy Oakland clash, need to operate

Veteran improves after injury in Occupy Oakland clash, need to operate

OWS == A Framing Memo for Occupy Wall Street

Occupy Oakland Protester Scott Olsen To Undergo Brain Surgery - GuardianUK

Per Olbermann: Mayor Jean Quan To Address OccupyOakland At 7 p.m. PT

The Study That Shows Why Occupy Wall Street Struck A Nerve - Eugene Robinson/WaPo

Wow, so if you got a natural occurring abortion

NOAA Bombshell-Human-caused climate change a major factor in more frequent Mediterranean droughts

Tea party group to Bachmann: Quit the presidential race

Peter Schiff Takes On Occupy Wall Street Protesters

What can Obama do without Congress on student loans?

Liberal version of Rush Limbaugh found!!! Must Watch

Ed Shultz just said Scott Olsen won't need surgery after all!

Ed Shultz just said Scott Olsen won't need surgery after all!

What will Jean Quan say tonight?

Occupy Denver and the Colorado Progressive Coalition take on Wells Fargo, Tom Donohue

US candidate Rick Perry 'may miss future debates' (BBC)

Reply email from my brother who's a cop.

Have fun DU!

Republican tax plans will make inequality worse

Hannity and Michelle malkin blame Unions,Obama,Jesse Jackson,Media matters

Hannity and Michelle malkin blame Unions,Obama,Jesse Jackson,Media matters

WOW... Oakland Mayor Jean Quan To Address Occupy Oakland General Assembly Tonight !!!

Occupy Houston endures the mosquitos, no-clapping rules and a slow-flow water fountain

Does your paycheck come from the pocket of a rich person?

Can you help me change my verizon phone?

92.5% support for OWS movement

Woo hoo! Rachel will interview Sarah Silverman tomorrow night!

Dodgers say Stow and his assailants partly responsible for beating

"$1,000 reward-no questions asked-for name of officer who threw a flashbang at injured Iraqi Vet"

Anyone hear Dylan Ratigan explain today why there will never be any "Jubilee" type debt forgiveness?

Anyone hear Dylan Ratigan explain today why there will never be any "Jubilee" type debt forgiveness?

Concealed weapons may be allowed in Wisconsin state House

The latest in personal hygiene

In honor of the Sixth Game of the World Series 2011

America's Joyous Future

Mystery of $6.6 billion lost in Iraq solved...Looky Dick we found it!

"15 hand grenades, one mortar shell, one stick grenade ... and a light anti-tank weapon"

What's the deal with this claim about an executive order re: Citizens United?

Got the Oakland GA live feed now!

Cops Hunt Man Who Firebombed Taco Bell Because His Chalupas Had Too Little Meat

Milwaukee County to get $19.1M in federal funds for express bus routes

Awesome Occupy Oakland Poster

A question on our education system.

A question on our education system.

Literal, defined: Adhering to fact...

Have a laugh-Cutting open a coconut Hawaii vs Trinidad

Ok... So If You Are Curious As To What Oakland Mayor Quan Has To Say... LiveStream Here:

Could the shooting of the Iraq Veteran

'While the knife was in her little heart, he made the sign of the cross'

You did this to my Brother

Is there video of anyone throwing stuff at Oakland cops?

Delete - duplicate post.

How long do we have to wait

Something Else On KO With Michael Moore... Anybody Here Remember Tienanmen Square ???

OccupyOMC - Semper Occupare (Occupy Marines)

Online interest in Occupy Wall Street surpasses all-time peak of online interest in tea party

it's ok kitteh...

Occupy movement hits Duluth (AFL-CIO Duluth Central Labor Assembly fully supports and endorses it)

HHS Office for Civil Rights Enforces Section 504 and the ADA

It's kind-of disturbing that some Occupy Wall Street supporters were hoping someone got hurt.

When does Mayor is Jean Quan address the Occupy Oakland folks?

Best.line.ever (something I read today)

I attended a Move to Amend Volunteer meeting in KC tonight.

More bubble insanity: Residential visa included if you buy at least $500K in real estate

Right now: live stream from OccupyOakland, awaiting Jean Quan's address to occupiers.

Free Speech Area

Researchers: BP oil spill may have contributed to Gulf of Mexico dolphin deaths

A 51st State for Armed Robotic Drones

My 99% contribution(Bit blurry)

Oak. Tribune Reporter Mayor Quan Visited Scott Olsen In Hospital, Apologized;

Outraged Marine speaks out on Occupy Oakland attack

Mayor Quan chickens out the back door, lays egg...?

Well I am off for the vigil tonight

"The Whole World Is Watching, The Whole World Is Watching, The Whole World Is Watching... "

Elizabeth Warren - I would almost move to MA to vote for her!

Candlelight Vigil For Scott Olsen At OccupyChicago Tonight (PHOTO)

Mandatory Thursday Malloy Truthseekers check in!!!

What do you think of my signs

PRWatch on the Franklin Center: How the right wing is now funding state "news" sites

The Newest MSM Talking Point re OWS:

For What It's Worth...

68 Percent Of Millionaires Support Raising Taxes On Millionaires

My 10-year-old son gets it - By Greg Sargent

New Video Shows Police Deliberately Aiming At Occupy Oakland Protesters - VIDEO

Daryn J. Moran

Libya's first English radio show launches

Fox News Poll: US Heading Down the Wrong Road

Are the Democrats going to step up and support the Occupy movement or not?

Wild Animals From Zanesville Farm To Be Taken Back By Thompson's Widow Today at 2 p.m.

Found: Photo of protester firing on police

Maddow is brilliant tonight


Don't tune into Rachel if you have high blood pressure. (good part: she's praising Eliot Spitzer)

The right is using ACORN as the OWS boogeyman. Why? RACE! Nothing separates

Poor little overworked congresspeople - 2012, a whopping 109 days.

Occupy (fill in the blank) -do you realize what this movement is

From the HuffPo Live Blog: Oakland Mayor Reportedly Visits Scott Olsen

Occupy Human Dignity: My Story (Part 1)

EPA Will Comment Soon On Keystone XL Pipeline: 'Concerned About Emissions And Potential Leaks'

Opening Friday: In Time, "the Occupy Wall Street of science fiction films"

Excerpt from Oakland PD policy

One unimportant question.. dare you read this...

SF elected officials at Occupy site

We Are All Scott Olsen (pages)

ITS WORKING! The banks are scared!

Police: Colorado Springs man reports woman at his home as a burglar after girlfriend shows up

About all this "leaderless" talk--

Florida: Candidate (-R?) runs nude 5K in 30 min., endorsed by largest paper -- Has 'nothing to hide'

Advancing up the Ladder::? GOPers = Position ; Dems = Merit

Protestors occupy Half Way Tree

SiriusXM out to screw over artists, musicians....

KOCH-HEADS: The Worst Addiction Part II

You know that twice deployed Iraq-War Veteran that got shot in the face?

Harlen County, USA on now

The Rude Pundit: The Occupy Movement and the Unruly Reclamation of Public Spaces

Luxury ATM Dispenses Diamond Jewelry, Gold, Silver and Religious Jewelry

Supercommittee already planning for failure and considering options... such as punting.

Cate Edwards Wedding Pictures

When Teh Stoopit grows at a a geometric rate in a certain segment of our population, you get this:

Tell Herman Cain pizza toppings are a choice - being gay isn't (link corrected)

"Ex-gay" conservative candidate explains how marijuana is a gateway drug for sex with minors


Why is Cain running?

LOL !!! - I Just Love Jim Hightower... (On Rachel Right Now)

Is it a measure of success or failure when OWS has these clashes with the police?

& Irony Of Ironies... Talk About Projection... 'Police Union Threatens to Sue ‘Violent’ Protesters'

Marco Rubio faces Hispanic critics: "He is a laughing stock in the Southwest" says GOP group founder

Bernie Sanders: The big banks rule the Fed, here's how to fix it

AP Profiles Scott Olsen: Injured Vet Spent Day at Work, Nights at Protest

Life Among the 1% ...a letter from Michael Moore

I printed off a few sheets of these and put them in various places around my Wal-Mart...

Illinois employees pay tax directly to the employers, not the state

Gallup Finds Significant Drop in Unemployment During October

Portuguese scuba divers find 34-year-old Swiss plane wreck


Call me crazy, but John Edwards would be the perfect candidate to challenge Obama from the Left

Tired of working hard to provide for people who don't provide for themselves.

Remember the crazy Quran-burning Rev. Terry Jones? He's running for president...

"the rich steal from the poor it's called business. When the poor fight back it's called violence"

WTF does the last line of this article even mean?

Bank of America CEO gets all whiny over criticism. It's working, folks!

The kids today: "frank, forceful and sound."

KO the 53% premise. Anyone save the research on taxes paid by Blue states compared to red states?

School known for anti-bully campaign could use some help. (It's the little school that could)

Rep. On 'Disastrous' Stop Online Piracy Act: "This Would Mean End Of Internet As We Know It."

Toon: What if it's a big hoax?

Obama: If We Lose in 2012, Government Will Tell People ‘You’re on your own'

Good grief. Barbara Walters is carrying water for the billionaires this morning

Google Refuses to Remove Police-Brutality Videos

Could the Koch brothers' fortune put the radical right in the White House

99% Map


Atlanta Police arrest over 50 people at Occupy Atlanta including an Occupying Senator

Friend just back from a month in Denmark with family. His observations:

Every Life is Valuable???

Friend just back from a month in Denmark with family. His observations:

Wisconsin Republicans Eye Change To Recall Law

Life Among the 1% ...a letter from Michael Moore... from my inbox

Serious question: what's the end-game strategy for OWS?

Wow. Apparently Steve Jobs was an overprivileged asshole.

NBC Nightly News did a piece on photographing/videoing cops at work

Bring it on coppers!!! I ain't a scared....

(MN) State GOP faces $533,000 in debt




Damn, Republicans really love them some grunts! Especially when there's some messy shit to be done!

My 99% tumblr submission


Warnings... Graphic... Dial-Up... Pissed-Off... Do You Have Words, I Don't ???

"Tonight Vigils accross America for Scott Olsen"

In case you haven't seen it. CNN's "Meet the Occupiers/99%" actually a fair OWS portrait

Kudos to Chris Matthews for pointing out to anti abortionist Ken Blackwell that if men

Chicago traders taunt ‘Occupy Chicago’ protesters with ‘We are Wall Street’ leaflets

"...Obama administration believes itself to be very good and progressive and enlightened."

My night at Occupy SF -

I have started making political street art, tell me what you think!

Show Your Support For Scott Olsen: Please Share This Graphic Now!

Lake Saint Louis proposes sewer, water line insurance

Paul Ehrlich: Population surge leaves only a 10% chance of avoiding a collapse of world civilization

For those "concerned" about the OWS movement not having

Oakland Mayor claims she was unaware of PD's plans.

(((PIC))) Scott Olsen

Holy crap.....the DOW is UP 383!!!

Just need to vent a little

With A Stroke Of His Pen Obama Strikes Back At Citizens United

"ExxonMobil is our energy policy. If you have a beef with that, you misunderstand the system."

President Obama Remembers Elouise Cobell

CLASSIC - Redbox upping price to $1.20

A General Strike now???!!! First let's see if OWS can achieve and win a much more modest goal.

Anonymous offer $1,000.00 reward for name of officer who threw flash-bang at crowd helping S. Olsen


ABC just reported that some cities will start suing protesters who

How can the Obama administration justify killing U.S. citizens overseas without due process?

On OWS and DU

From the UK-Libya is not about who Gaddafi was. It's about what America under Obama has become.

Oakland Mayor Quan Prosecute This Cop or Resign: Photo Evidence, Scott Olsen Shooting

I'd like to share something that happened to me about a month ago. I had an old wrist watch

Radio host warns parents over gay hospital workers

Jerry Brown to propose higher retirement age, lower pension benefits for new state workers

GENERAL STRIKE!!! This is what the Occupy movement was born for!


* * * * * October Photo Contest Finals * * * * *

GRAPH: Occupy Wall St. & independents

The Lego Beer Song

I actually did it! I upgraded Windows!

I actually did it! I upgraded Windows!

Post your favorite song that mentions a photo-reactive poisonous plant.

Heidi Klum {pic heavy}

You're single. You're Christian. You're ..........

Goodnight Moon/iPAD!

Got building/remodeling stories?

sorry for stinking up the lounge...

Ever wonder how a beehive was organized?

Do the ugly dance.

Time of the Apes! Mighty Jack! The Violent Years! Brute Man! On Dec. 6, it's MST3K V. 22 on DVD!

Faces of fear caught on haunted house camera.....

UPDATE: MiddleFingerMom is ROYALLY PISSED that his research grant request was REJECTED.

Post your favorite banned commercial

What's wrong with this headline?

How come nobody told me we have a movie about Democratic Underground.

I just watched a pigeon hawk take a pigeon in my backyard.

Need a little help, can anyone recommend an e-mail program?


The Clovers - One Mint Julep

Penguins? Earth Angel - The Penguins

Tesco (Home Plus) supermarket shopping from almost anywhere

Soup leaked in my purse all over my phone


Post your favorite limerick that mentions "Nantucket"

7 billion people and you: What's your number?

It's now the 27th of Oct, 2011. I guess we all know what that means...

Help me come up with a good lie

Strange start to my day.

Rise and shine !

Just a touch

I have the world's screwiest orange cat.

The penguin on top of your television set is about to explode.

My alarm clock has been running ahead of itself. Bugs me. How does that happen?

I'm buzzing pleasantly on two shots of Ouzo and a pint of Irish Death. Ask me anything.

What are you gratefull for today? I'm gratefull that as my mother gets sick she

Have a laugh-Cutting open a coconut Hawaii vs Trinidad

Apparently, I'm running for president.

I have a question about aquarium fish

My keyboard has gone rogue. Backspace brings up the C: drive

Loungeteers, I think it's about time for us to go have a little fun in GD. Who's with me?

I know its early but....

"The Monster Mash" is playing at the very moment.

The goats and the deep blue sea

Project Runway--Anybody watching?

OK - so let's just say you have Audacity. You want to record whatever is going over your speakers.

Can you help me change my verizon phone?

Post your favorite New Kids on the Block song.

Two movies that make me feel old

Damn! Local market has no fresh penguins. Need ideas on where I can get a couple.

Jazz Purists: Yes, I know this will piss you off. Charles Mingus was more talented...

Pisser of a day...

Oakland Press Conference LIVE NOW

Private firms hesitate over clean tech investments

AZ-Pres: President Obama leads Mitt Romney by 5 points

Banned anti-welfare board game re-released to feature ‘Obozo the Marxist clown’

Creepy church sign

Live Blog: Police appear to be staging near Frank H. Ogawa Plaza (Oakland)

EXCLUSIVE: ACORN Playing Behind Scenes Role in 'Occupy' Movement

The 53%: We are NOT Occupy Wall Street (More CNN Propaganda)

Radio host warns parents over gay hospital workers

New season premier of Beavis & Butthead is tonight. Yes, Beavis & Butthead.

European Stocks Climb on Debt-Crisis Deal

Romney reverses himself, supports anti-union law

Unemployment Insurance Weekly Claims Report (10/27/2011)

Gaddafi's driver on the endgame: 'He didn't seem to know what to do'

Top 1% are getting even richer

Marco Rubio on national ticket could be risky bet for Republican Party


Banks Agree to Take Loss on Greek Debt to Help Resolve Euro Crisis

Bangkok residents flee as floods threaten dikes

Security Chief Guilty in (MASSEY) Mine-Blast Case

Marine from Onalaska injured in protest in California

What are your Halloween plans?

Florida: Candidate (-R?) runs nude 5K in 30 min., endorsed by largest paper -- Has 'nothing to hide'

Colorado issues first medical-marijuana business licenses in U.S.

Rise in Medicare premiums less than feared in 2012

Gabrielle Giffords Aide [Gabe Zimmerman] Tribute Stalled Despite Bipartisan Support

St Paul's Cathedral canon resigns (over crackdown on Occupy London)

Peter Schiff Takes On Occupy Wall Street Protesters

High-ranking NYPD inspector transferred to Staten Island command after 'Occupy Wall Street' pepper s

Atheists' Billboard Falsely Attributes Quote To Thomas Jefferson

Gaddafi killer faces prosecution, says interim Libyan government

Lobbyists playing key role in 2012 fundraising

(MLM Cosmetics company) Avon Discloses SEC Probe, Plans Business Reassessment

Arab Spring activists win human rights award

Judge tells SF to tone down new cell phone law

Righthaven ordered to pay nearly $120,000 in attorney fees, court costs

(1,300) Locked-out sugar workers to vote Nov. 1 on contract offer

Economy Alters How Americans Are Moving

In House testimony, Clinton asks for patience on Afghanistan, Pakistan

State spending on Medicaid up sharply

House Votes To Restrict Healthcare Law, With White House Support

U.S. Economy Grew at Faster Pace as Consumer Spending Picked Up

UN votes to end Libya operations

Injured Soldier Spurs Veteran Support for "Occupy"

Obama administration approves California Medi-Cal cuts

Gadhafi hometown pays heavy price in Libyan battle

Injured vet spent day at work, nights at protest

STOCK MARKET WATCH, Thursday, October 27, 2011

House Passes Small Part of Obama’s Jobs Bill

Widow of exotic animal keeper in Zanesville may get animals back

FBI: Hundreds of NY rail workers part of $1B fraud

Female Wal-Mart Employees File New Bias Case

Quebec battling major measles outbreak

Oakland Mayor Jean Quan Says She Will Minimize Police Presence And That She Supports The Movement

U.S. protesters call for strike against Oakland

Exxon Mobil profit tops $10 billion on crude oil price surge

Sex offenders found at 39 California foster homes

Huzhou unrest: Tax row sparks riot in China

Perry opposes Confederate license plates in Texas

U.S. drone base in Ethi­o­pia is operational

NYPD Threatens to Sue OWS Protesters, Russell Simmons Calls for Peaceful Activism

Legalize Marijuana Sales Say B.C. Experts

‘Bundlers’ for Obama Have Active Ties to Lobbying

John Edwards charges won't be dropped by judge

Chinese hackers suspected of interfering with US satellites

Medical Pot Backers Sue Feds Over California Crackdown

$6.6 billion in lost Iraq cash now accounted for, inspector says

Three Marines court-martialed for hazing Santa Clara native who killed himself

Keep this kicked: list of elected Democrats denouncing Olsen shooting

RMR: Rick's Rant - Teen Suicide

TYT University: Student w/ Ron Paul Vs Federal Loans (like/dislike ratio swung by Paulbots)

Justice Integrity Project's Andrew Kreig talks to Lillian McEwen about Clarence Thomas

David Letterman - Rick Perry Tax Top Ten

Republic, Lost

Herman Cain's Trick or Treat

Leonard Cohen: Democracy

Dan Bern- Talkin' Tea Party Blues

Thom Hartmann: The ''We the People'' Campaign

Mike Malloy - Limbaugh: Please Choke On Your Throat Fat

Environmental Photography of the year video and photos

Halloween with Herman

TRMS: Watching the top 1% widen the gap (with charts and graphs)

Yaz users get ridiculed by Bayer

Keith Olbermann Special Comment: Oakland Mayor Jean Quan must repent or resign

Lawrence O'Donnell: The TRUTH About DONALD TRUMP And What HE Doesn't Want You To Know

Thom Hartmann: Would Perry's Flat Tax Bankrupt the US?

Nurse Arrested At Occupy Chicago Describes Treatment By Chicago Police

Keiser Report: Clowns Run World (E202)

Thom Hartmann: Eyewitness to #OWS Oakland night of terror

Papantonio: GOP Continues Its Class Genocide

Open Letter from Sally Kohn to #OccupyColumbia

KO Exposes Fox's Latest Lie- 'ACORN Behind OWS'

Washington will not listen

Fischer: Iraq War A Waste Because Muslims Hate Freedom

DeFazio on Occupy Wall Street and the future of this country

270 US drone attacks in Pakistan

Young Turks: Cenk on Police Firing Tear Gas at Occupy Oakland

Has Paul Ryan met .. Paul Ryan??

Libya: Freed or occupied?

Sweaty Breitbart Desperate For Attacks on Occupy Wall Street

Open for Questions: Crisis in the Horn of Africa

Citizen journalism to stop US drone attacks

President Obama Speaks On College Affordability

AP: Some Central Themes of the Occupy Protesters

AP: Occupy Protesters Rally Around Wounded Iraq Vet

Mayor Quan: Stop the Police Brutality at OCCUPY OAKLAND

'You Did This to My Brother' Marine Speaks Out; Other Marines Show Support

Democracy Now Interviews Friends of Scott Olsen

Mike Malloy - We Shall Not Be Moved

David Letterman - Herman Cain Campaign Ad

WSYX-WTTE: Mother Calls Gay Son's 'Caught-on-Tape' Beating a Hate Crime (GRAPHIC}

Dylan Ratigan: Greenwald Explains How Elites Use Law to Destroy Equality, Protect Powerful

10/27/11 - Keith Olbermann: Occupy, w/ Sgt. Shamar Thomas (and re: Scott Olsen) - FULL SHOW

Top US nuclear officials burst into laughter over question on deaths of irradiated Fukushima workers

People & Power - The Koch Brothers

President Michele Bachmann's 2013 Halloween Message to America

Klein: Romney’s Two Faces May Produce Winning Smile

Political cartoonist Tony Auth on Rick Perry

For What It's Worth Buffalo Springfield (with photos from OWS)

Hartmann: What #OWS & The Tea Party Agree on to Revolutionize America

GDP slightly above pre-recession peak, Investment Contributions (chart)

Meet the 0.01 Percent: War Profiteers

The Ideological Fantasies of Inequality Deniers

Go head Keith O tell it like it is

"Dems increasingly call it a ‘Republican Congress’"

Olbermann: 'Igloos In Zucotti Park' EXCELLENT Michael Moore Interview PT. 1

Congress is so dysfunctional

"The Social Security Cost-of-Living adjustment is official: 3.6%."

Footage of Scott Olsen Being SHOT By POLICE At Occupy Oakland

Guess what industry has given Republican presidential candidates 3X as much donations as Democrats?

Occupy Wall Street - Amy Goodman and Chris Hedges

Elizabeth Warren Clears The Field, As Last Major Primary Competitor Drops Bid

Oakland Protesters: Take The Bridge!

Glenn Beck Mocks Marine Who Protested NYPD at OWS

Warren dubbed 'Matriarch of Mayhem' & a leader of OWS by Mass. GOP

Robertson: Christians should not join Occupy Wall Street

Young Turks: Bully Attacks Gay Student at High School

Campaign Obama

"Letters from Chicken" showing Perry refusal to debate in 2010..

James Carville is to funny sometimes

Olbermann: Michael Moore Interview - 'It's A Rigged Game Right Now' PT. 2

The Hill: Dems say Obama administration mulling paydowns to prevent foreclosures

WH: A State-by-State Guide to the American Jobs Act

Obama administration approves massive Medicaid cuts requested by California

Presidential Campaign TV ads/videos from 1952

Mr. Hoenig Goes to Washington

Quran burning Florida pastor Terry Jones running for White House

Military Post Offices in Iraq to Close Nov. 17


Gallup Finds Significant Drop in Unemployment During October-9% to 8.3%(this didn't happen last Oct)

Anonymous message to Scott Olson of Occupy Oakland

TPM Livewire: U.S. Economy Grew 2.5 Percent Over The Summer

Is there any history of a Democratic candidate being an obvious sham like Cain or Gingrich?

Robert Shrum: Populism is Obama's path to victory

Should OWS become a Corporation?? After all ... Corporations are people now.

The President was always able to act without Congress...?

Jonathan Alter: The Obama Miracle, a White House Free of Scandal

House votes to restrict healthcare law, with White House support

I Envy The Rich for One Thing

I Envy The Rich for One Thing

GRAPHIC: If American Land Was Distributed In The Same Way American Wealth Is

I though Wisconsin people were much smarter than this

Is there a precedent for a candidate to start as a frontrunner, drop hugely in polls, then win?

Want to write for the Obama campaign?

With A Stroke Of His Pen Obama Strikes Back At Citizens United

Newt Gingrich is back with a vengeance. But does it matter?

Mortgage Registry MERS Sued by Delaware Attorney General

Young Turks: Cenk Denounces Wolf-PAC Graffiti on Governor's Mansion