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Archives: October 3, 2011

Occupy K.C. Liberty Memorial 100211 > Ask Us Why We Occupy

The Diffusers:

If I may make a suggestion to Amonymous

DoD Contracts Out Work On New Unmanned Aerial Vehicle

Stocks tank as Greece admits it won't hit targets

Reagan Called For An End To ‘Crazy’ Tax Loopholes That Let Millionaires Pay Less Than Bus

Oakland march marks 100 years of women voting

REP. KUCINICH WANTS CONSTITUTIONAL MONEY

Will President Obama ever give back the powers he's claiming? Will any president?

Do you blame the banks, the Fed, or both?

The Un-Bush: "Obama has done in two years what Bush failed to do in eight"

Bloomberg, as Witness, May Face Prickly Questions

Falling U.S. Wages Threaten Consumer Spending

A nice bookmark to have.....

Chris Chrispy wants to be Prezidents

We are the 99 per cent

Chicago Tea Party director skips con after prostitution arrest revealed

What is the goal, purpose or end plan of the Occupy Wall Street protests?

S&P’s AAA Ratings for CDOs Sold to Australian Towns Will Be Issue of Trial

Wisconsin: GOP finds another way to screw the People and help the corporations

LGBT advocates: watch ESPN on Tuesday night. Documentary on Renee Richards.

Rupert Murdoch's the Daily has 80,000 paying subscribers (1/6th of the number needed to break even)

Hey kids, Glenn Beck has a new show

Occupy Wall Street ... NYT shifts blame for arrests within 20 minutes

Ron Johnson just said

Saturated Fat Fee in Denmark

FactCheck.org: Bachmann’s Wrong on Texas Tuition for illegal immigrants

Adjectives of Opprobium, FREE UNLIMITED OFFER! for the Wanna Be Pundit

I'm shocked. Shocked I tell you! Tea Party Marriage Defender Busted For Soliciting Prostitute

Herman Cain wins Tea Party straw poll with 77% of vote

AR-03: Father Of Missing Soldier Went To Womack For Help, Got The Cold Shoulder

The Occupy Wall Street movement

Waddya know....."R's" admit the Gov't CAN help create jobs..and more

Koch Brothers Flout Law With Secret Iran Sales

Perry bet big on tax grants to subprime lenders

Experts say pesticides might be behind the lost beehives.

The island of Dominica after Ophelia

Lol Christie being called "McCainish" .

Livestreaming Now in D.C. - Rebuild the Dream:

Christie said absolutely under no circumstances would he run.

In Senate vote, a win for the middle class and a rebuke to China

A sound of blunder - byTom Tomorrow

GREAT VIDEO: Reagan Called For An End To ‘Crazy’ Tax Loopholes That Let Millionaires Pay Less Than B

Wow Fuckie Todd is discussing the spreading of the OWS

when is the petition deadline where you are?

The Official thread of Official threads.

a Bloomberg article makes my browser crash

a Bloomberg article makes my browser crash

You know what was a "whiny list of demands"? The Declaration of Independence.

Within hours, UNH bans energy drinks, then doesn’t

"Tear Down This Wall (Street)"

Roseanne Barr: Behead bankers who don’t give up wealth

To enjoy pornography you have to know a good fucking when you see it.

'I'm not one of the lads': David Cameron apologises in sexism row in a bid not to alienate female vo

Pat Buchanan: Sexist, Racist, Nazi Sympathizer, AND Msnbc Analyst

"Let the Arabs have spring. The OWSers of America own the fall."

So when is Sean Penn coming to Wall Street?

Iconic image from OWS

Japan Discovers Plutonium Far From Crippled Reactor

Michael Hudson: Debt Deflation in America

Maddow Blog -- Making voting harder

Major Disconnect.

Major Disconnect.

Cheneys should be giving, not getting, an apology

Occupy Wall Street (OWS) live feed not up... but OWS-LA just went live

Tibetan rights group says monk set himself on fire

Labor support for Occupy Wall Street continues to grow

Honest, it's not bribing NYPD; it's a "donation"

Iraqi citizen wins legal battle over hooding of suspects

BofA website barely functional today. Hmm.

The clearest video of Brooklyn Bridge during few minutes before protesters walked on the road

I saw this in another thread and felt it deserved a thread of it's own.

USA today column: "Southern Baptist Convention, change that name"

Huge Campaign Issue: General Motors

There Is No Political Middle Ground

Former officer admits to being "in a funk" and shooting and killing his son over custody of grandson

Former officer admits to being "in a funk" and shooting and killing his son over custody of grandson

And a hearty cup of Monday Morning Tea for you - "DUH" 'toon by Courant

Who got drunk during Prohibition on PBS?

Eric Cantor’s America (Interesting Read)

What Store Detectives Know

What Store Detectives Know

Roseanne Barr: Behead bankers who don’t give up wealth

Chickening Out in Iraq: How Your Tax Dollars Financed “Reconstruction” Madness in the Middle East

*Bill Clinton on C-SPAN now, 20 anniv. of his Pres. campaign.

Soros sympathizes with Wall St. protesters

America's New Radicals Attack a System That Ignores Them

Check out this headline: Lawyer gets fifteen years for burglary.

Stand Up, Rise Up! Occupy Wall Street Oct. 5

Can someone point me to the Marine pics at the protest?

Tax rich more, Patriotic Millionaires urge

Rick Perry Will Be Out Of the POTUS Race By...

Different take on #OccupyWallStreet from Forbes

Different take on #OccupyWallStreet from Forbes

The University of Wherever

Please help me Zing a Facebook Monkey...PLEASE!!!

Bank Of America Website Crashed Again????

Abington, Mass. School committee member resigns over bra trick

N.J. Gov. Chris Christie, wife made more than $500K in past 12 months

Could Morgan Stanley Go Belly Up?

On Fox, Gretchen speculates that (Obama) " wouldn't get anything out of "Awlaki if captured

I'm really hoping that Sarah Palin jumps in to the Presidential race, to save the Republican Party.

I'm really hoping that Sarah Palin jumps in to the Presidential race, to save the Republican Party.

dupe ...beaten by 2 minutes.

In response to my recent letter re: Touch Screen Voting hacking,

In response to my recent letter re: Touch Screen Voting hacking,

In response to my recent letter re: Touch Screen Voting hacking,

In response to my recent letter re: Touch Screen Voting hacking,

In response to my recent letter re: Touch Screen Voting hacking,

In response to my recent letter re: Touch Screen Voting hacking,

In response to my recent letter re: Touch Screen Voting hacking,

In response to my recent letter re: Touch Screen Voting hacking,

In response to my recent letter re: Touch Screen Voting hacking,

In response to my recent letter re: Touch Screen Voting hacking,

Germany Celebrates 21st Anniversary of Reunification

the lines are being drawn.....

Greece Approves Dismissal of 30,000 State Staff

Greece Approves Dismissal of 30,000 State Staff

Greece Approves Dismissal of 30,000 State Staff

Info for the disgruntled. OWS

Dropped by Limbaugh during a Hartmann break: mocked liberal criticisms of Republican debate audience

Dropped by Limbaugh during a Hartmann break: mocked liberal criticisms of Republican debate audience

Toles Rant- Shell shocker!

Oh, These Poor, Billionaire Sports Team Owners: Don't be fooled by whiny guys who own NBA teams

Starbucks pushes job growth program...More Corporate BS

"29 years old and hearing myself for the 1st time!"

Occupy Together.... unofficial hub for all of the events springing up across the country

MSM admits: New Libyan NTC regime TORTURING prisoners. At last, proof Libya tortures!

Bank of America site still down.

For parents who fear international abduction in nasty custody disputes

(((PIC))) Occupy Boston - October 2, 2011

American Airlines headed for bankruptcy?

American Airlines headed for bankruptcy?

Call them poverty creators

September auto sales up, allaying fears of recession

A Tax Holiday Is a Tough Sell for America's Richest Companies

Pics from OWS today. Excellent!

Chemical Plant on Fire South on Dallas

Chemical Plant on Fire South on Dallas

Presidential Candidate Photographed With Rock That Used N-Word

Car sales soar for GM and Chrysler, defying weak economy

i would have hoped that we had changed our government enough since jan 2009

Occupy Miami plans take shape at Bayfront Park meeting

US fugitive's wife: I didn't know about his past

If you missed Michael Moore on CSPAN 2 Book TV here's the link........

We'd better watch out, we'd better not cry.

LIVE coverage of Waxahachie chemical fire (LINK)

Gas smell prompts evacuation at Lowell High (San Francisco)

Would you trust a Tea Bagger with their finger on the nuclear button?

Donor, officials warned Obama not to visit Solyndra after financial warnings

Any senators or congresspeople showing up in support of OWS?

Starbucks collecting donations to spur job growth?

Big Chemical Plan Fire in Waxachachie, TX Any threads about it?

Supreme Court refuses to hear case medical records consent

'Occupy LA' marches to courthouse where the trial for Michael Jackson's doctor being held - pics

"Pickaninny". "Anchor Baby". "Niggerhead".

Wall Street: OCCUPIED

WND idiot savant whines about low white birth rate in US and blames that for recession

Petition to Bank of America to stop the disgusting $5 debit card fees

Not sure if this is good or bad...MSNBC using bogus "Occupy..." footage.

It's all an abstraction. There's ALWAYS money...

An open letter to all politicans

NPR highlighted the connection between these occupy wall street protests & student loan debt

The Conscientious Objector: Reframing the Perception of the Warriors on Wall Street

The Rude Pundit: The Occupy Wall Street Protesters Earn Their Merit Badges

The banking products to avoid

"It's The Corporations, Stupid."

Dylan Ratigan is Fantastic today! - go see the 1st segment with him on Wall St from here:

As Occupy Wall Street began, Chase made biggest donation in history to NYPD ($4.6M)

Supreme Court set to open crucial term

Randi Rhodes just started: Very Inspiring!

Amanda Know is free! Let's do Cartwheels!!!!

the half-truth of the basic economic transaction

DUer BigOrangeJeff has a campaign finance reform poll on the WH site - PLEASE SIGN

Onion covers the occupy wall street scene

House Dems seek to formalize former presidents' ability to withhold records

Amanda Knox Not Guilty

Amanda Knox Not Guilty

Some of the same people who howled about the Troy Davis execution are upset that Amanda Knox is free

Now Amanda Knox will overshadow all of the MSM OWS news. Just great!

My "Occupy" posts on facebook do not appear

Dylan Ratigan Was WITH The OWS Crowd On Fri. Sat. & Sun. & I Just

Denmark unveils the world’s first fat tax

Liberalism as defined by JFK...

SEATTLE'S O.W.S. Being Told To Move The Event Per The Mayors Office

Tweety - The American Autumn

Rick Santell is a bad mfker...

Rick Santell is a bad mfker...

Rick Santell is a bad mfker...

I hope and pray the Italian court will do the right thing today

OccupyAustin Oct 6th. Any DUers gonna be there

NBC news producers are reporting big cheers being heard at Capanne prison

Mr Chris Matthews: Yes Technology contributed some but

I support Occupy Wall Street

Fox Attacks Obama For Food Stamp Awards That Date To The Bush Administration

Just because you can't see it, doesn't mean it isn't there...

The Occupy Wall Street Interview Fox Didn't Want You To See

...near equal benefits for labor.

Deceased laureate to retain Nobel Prize

Religious madness on steroids-Italian Worshiper Tears Both Eyes Out at Mass

Herman Cain Flip-Flopped on the Killing of Anwar al-Awlaki

Herman Cain Flip-Flopped on the Killing of Anwar al-Awlaki

Glenn Greenwald: So much evidence, there’s no need to show it

Fla poll: Romney 28%, Cain 24, Gingrich 10, Perry 9

Paul Krugman Blog- One Point Seven Six

There is one thing that the Dem and GOP base can agree on, and that is corruption needs to be stopped

Study: New Voting Restrictions May Affect More than Five Million

STOCKS SINK, BANKS KILLED, AMERICAN AIRLINES PLUNGES: Here's What You Need To Know

Shut up News Corp!

London Scalding

London Scalding

Stocks start fourth quarter with a plunge as economic fears resurge

After Relentlessly Promoting Tea Party Protests, Fox Attacks Wall Street Protesters

The Oatmeal: What we SHOULD have been taught in our senior year in high school - math

World graph.. Effective Tax Rates on $100,000

Occupy Los Angeles

Car Dealers Disregard Many Federal Regulations

Criminal enterprise.......

ALERT: Tonight on the PBS NewsHour , OCCUPY WALL STREET

The Occupy Wall Street movement in a nutshell: Life is not a long con and we are not your "marks"

4 months down, 2 to go

Getting help from Unions and Online Tools, Occupy WS Protesters have spread not only to

Getting help from Unions and Online Tools, Occupy WS Protesters have spread not only to

Stuff they need at OWS in NYC

Philosophy of the Mahatma

UNCONFIRMED....High Profile Celebritys BIZ Jet Awaiting Amanda Knox

"Tie tax policy to creating jobs in America"...Jennifer Granholm on

*OWS story on BBC World News tonight.

*OWS story on BBC World News tonight.

First lady of Iceland climbs security fence to join protesters (video)

Marijuana initiative qualifies for ballot

Paul Krugman Blog- Trading With The Enemy (Koch's)

*OWS coverage on PBS Newshour tonight.

Dick Cheney Demands Vindication

dupe

Knox Verdict at 12:30 PST Per MSNBC

You know where Howard Zinn would be...

LATimes: #OccupyLosAngeles, #OccupyWallStreet

delete dupe

Drunken Swedes choose knives to kill: study

Well, I just spoke on air on a local radio show in support of OWS. Felt real darn good.

Repost of 1776Forever's post about the goals of the OWS

Repost of 1776Forever's post about the goals of the OWS

ESPN drops Hank Williams Jr. from 'Monday Night Football'

What are the protestor's demands? Why not quote FDR?

Toon: Now for the bad news...

It's a shame Occupy the Cabinet had a three year start on Occupy Wall Street

Tweety has the great Democratic Debate now

Koch Entertained Justice Thomas At His Private Club

Jesse Jackson Tries to Discourage Nader on 3rd Party

If I never hear the name...

Self-deleted by member

NPR: Cokie Roberts' {predictable} take on Occupy Wall Street

How UNEQUAL WE ARE: The TOP 5 FACTS You Should Know About The WEALTHIEST ONE PERCENT Of Americans

OMG-Forbes: Why Occupy Wall Street is More than Just a Protest

An Interesting Observation...

Tonight on Countdown: #OccupyWallStreet edition of Countdown

Tonight on Countdown: #OccupyWallStreet edition of Countdown

The art of patience...

Transport Workers Union Seeks Restraining Order Against NYPD, MTA After "Occupy Wall Street" Arrests

McMahon leading GOP field in Connecticut

McMahon leading GOP field in Connecticut

*Stiglitz on Lawrence show tonight, to discuss OWS.

*Stiglitz on Lawrence show tonight, to discuss OWS.

So, let me get this straight

Jackson Lee: Blacks not 'brainwashed' into voting for Democrats

This is SCARY!! "Antibiotics in Livestock Fuel Debate Over Hazardous Meat and Poultry"

Pastor orders congregation to attack his gay son

a million LOL's for this headline!

Hank Williams Jnr Pulled from Monday football after Obama comment

We are one.

Senate confirms Obama judicial nominee, Dem nominees now dominate the 4th Circuit

Nearly 400 Accidents with Dangerous Pathogens and Biotoxins Reported in U.S. Labs over 7 Years

GOP candidates silent on Perry hunting camp story

Ratigan having excellent show on OWS - He actually went down

Military appreciation thread.

Democrats: A necessary but insufficient condition

"The GOP fears losing in a fair fight..."

And It Grows... OccupyNOLA

Keith just mentioned going to occupywallstreet

Amanda Carpenter Blames Inhaler Issue On Obama, Lies When Caught

Fox News interviews occupywallstreet demonstrator who hands Fox its lunch, mysteriously doesn't air

OWS: Are they asking for publicly funded elections?

How is WV gov. race a dead heat .....

I Could Use Some Perspective Here: Something I Heard This Weekend, Floored Me...

Watch Dylan Ratigan Let Michelle Bernard Advocate "Demolishing Teacher's Unions" A Year Ago

Amanda Knox

Is it time for DU to set up a separate OCCUPY WALL STREET topic ?

American Terrorists: Kochs, Cheney, Romney

ESPN pulls Monday Night Football intro (Hank Williams Jr.)

Wisconsin: 12 Reasons to Recall Scott Walker in 2012

Malcolm X on the Press

Breitbart Smear: Obama (And Thousands More) "Marched With" New Black Panthers

The Koch Brothers Revelations Have Staying Power- The Atlantic

New evidence could clear 14-year-old executed by South Carolina

Obama should hire Doug Brinkley as his campaign adviser

ESPN pulls Hank Williams Jr. for Obama-Hitler comparison

Hank Williams Jr. Likens Obama To Hitler. What's this guy still doing on Monday night football?

Repeated anesthesia in kids tied to learning disabilities

Customs union, common economic space to underlie Eurasian union - Putin

Main Street's Odds At Beating Wall Street

prediction...chris christie will be the new darling of the media set

Lawsuit: Schullers flourished as church (Chrystal Cathedral) suffered

Hank WIlliams Jr. Replies To His Intro Having Been Pulled Tonight:

"They pretend to pay us, and we pretend to work."

We alerted on Hank William Jr.'s post.

I caught a cutesy video on CNN with their new Business expert Erin Burnett

Amanda Knox is lucky

Fannie Mae Knew About Allegations Of Improper Foreclosures In 2003: Government Report

Criminals, money and extreme conservatism are a lethal mix for democracy.

Criminals, money and extreme conservatism are a lethal mix for democracy.

If you are loving OWS, check out RebuildTheDream & donate.

Heard on CNN tonight that rich people in Pakistan shop in convoys that include security

RUSH: "They didn't boo the gay soldier" "they were booing a question he asked"

Noted Liberal Rag Bloomberg - Levels Serious Charges at Koch Industries

At this late date, I've decided to ADORE Rachel MADDOW.

New GOP laws could suppress five million Democratic voters: study

The "Owners" of America are afraid of the "Tenants",,,

Can someone explain to me where Ron Paul fits into #OWS?

Who will be the Republican candidate in 2016?

Dozens Of Republicans Sent Letters Asking For Clean Energy Grants And Subsidized Loans

Mandatory Monday Malloy Truthseekers check in!!

Union Workers, Politicians Voice Support For "Occupy Wall Street" Protesters Following Arrests

From street protests to electioneering, frustrated liberals rising

From street protests to electioneering, frustrated liberals rising

Wow... The Motherload Of Graphs... 'It's the Inequality, Stupid' - MoJo

I'll tell you what Wall Street really really fears (and its not the protestors)

What are the roots of OWS? Is it Anonymous? What are the

OWS - what similar events have occurred in the past and what was their final outcome?

My stepfather is not dead - this is news to Aetna

Not the first time you've heard this: "A FOR-PROFIT HEALTHCARE SYSTEM DOESN'T WORK"

Why aren't there any anti-Obama signs at the OWS protests?

Why aren't there any anti-Obama signs at the OWS protests?

Do not write Hank Jr. off so easily...

Phoenix-based TV pitchman dies in federal custody..Don Lapre

Phoenix-based TV pitchman dies in federal custody..Don Lapre

An enlightened response to the Hank Jr. controversy f rom Facebook...

Is it time for DU to set up a temporary Big Topic for OCCUPY WALL STREET ?

Wellpoint- "Our system is Broken"

Keystone Pipeline last chance DC State Dept. hearing needs people vs. pipeline

Arm yourselves, but not with guns, knives, or other weapons.

Arm yourselves, but not with guns, knives, or other weapons.

Something in the Air

The Only Thing That Trickled Down Was Your Bulls**t - pic

How was the Daily Show tonight?

Friendly's Unhappy Ending

Supreme Court rejects bid to disqualify Obama as president

The Official Occupy Wall Street Music and Inspiration Thread: 10/3/11

AL immigration law: personal experience

AL immigration law: personal experience

The 99% is the perfect name for a movement because it puts most voters in

Occupy Kentucky

Occupy Kentucky

Occupy Wall Street – the story of the Brooklyn Bridge 'trap'

Ow. My brain.

Have You Guys Seen This ??? - 'Occupy Together' - A Unofficial Hub For A National Movement

New FOIA docs reveal smoking gun regarding State Department bias

They're literally insane. And worse yet, there are a ton of them

Bwaaaaaaaaaaaaaaah Cain and Perry down for the count

Obama impeachment a possibility, says Ron Paul

UK Conservatives to try and look normal for three days

Morgan Stanley Director ERSKINE BOWLES Calls for CUTTING SOCIAL SECURITY And MEDICARE

Physicians for a National Health Plan takes down the Heritage Foundation

Physicians for a National Health Plan takes down the Heritage Foundation

California adopts statewide Pre-K requirement.

Elizabeth Warren in Debate for Massachusetts Senate Race

The girl on the bridge

House GOP freshmen have no safe seats

Happy Birthday, Reverend Al!

Happy Birthday, Reverend Al!

Happy Birthday, Reverend Al!

Morgan Stanley, Goldman Credit Risk Soars

Morgan Stanley, Goldman Credit Risk Soars

And Mensa's New Word Contest has been decided!

Obama drags down Democrat in West Virginia governor’s race

This fire in Waxahachie is a big deal...

Peter, Paul (and sadly not Mary) are at Occupy Wall Street - now

Snippets from protesters' accounts of their experience on the bridge during the mass arrests

If Hank Jr can be dumped from ESPN

It's a recession when your neighbor loses his job;

So, Spongebob is making kids stoopid...

Bloomberg: "Also we always tend to blame the wrong people. We blame the banks...."

Assault Complaints Filed after Incident at Church

I am part of the 99%

OWS mailing addy to donate....

Van Jones speaking now

DNA helps free Texas man convicted in wife's death

President Obama's Gallup approval rating amongst liberal democrats for 9/26-10/2 is 83%.

"Occupy L.A." Protesters Demonstrate Outside City Hall

Should Hank Williams Jr. have been dumped by ESPN for the Hitler/Obama comment?

Exiled Libyan Jew says synagogue efforts blocked

TransCanada, State Dept. Emails Show 'Pro-Pipeline Bias'

Amy Goodman and her colleagues reach a settlement with St. Paul, Minneapolis PD

Democracy Now: Move Your Money $ } } } } } } } $

Greenwald: So much evidence, there’s no need to show it

This is un fucking believable!

Senate votes 79-19 to move bill punishing China on currency

Occupy Chicago - pics

Occupy Chicago - pics

Roseanne Barr makes a case for bringing back the guillotine in American society - VIDEO

Beijing restaurant OFC parodies KFC, guess who replaced Col. Sanders?

a visual guide to upcoming voter suppression in 2012 election

Occupy Wall Street photo of the week

Occupy Wall Street photo of the week

Gay men seek right to donate blood

**JAPAN UPDATE**

'Occupy Wall Street' demonstrators stage a march dressed up as corporate zombies - pics

Something interesting seems to me to be brewing in the Republican Party.

Will a 99%'r primary Obama?

My bike got stolen.

Advice to Amanda Knox. Don't say a fucking word until you get out of the country.

Robert Reich Just Called It Like He Sees It

It's the Inequality, Stupid: Eleven charts that explain what's wrong

Heard on Ed's show: GREAT bumper sticker: "Millions of people out of work because

My god, the Hank Williams jr. anger is priceless.

FOX News Launches An ALL OUT ASSAULT Against Occupy Wall Street

#OccupyWallStreet: The NYPD have from nearly the beginning been waging war upon the protest.

Was curious to see what the hot topics were at a favorite t-shirt on-line shop....

Dylan Ratigan Made Me Sick Today, Had To Turn The Channel

Are there any non-profit organizations that manufacture and sell tobacco products?

Will Country Radio Dixie Chick Hank Williams Jr.???

I just can't help but fear that things have gone horribly wrong.

In four days it will be October 7, 2011

Drone Assassinations Hurt the U.S. More Than They Help Us

75 year old man dies on the job at treatment plant (this is what I do for a living too)

Give Toby Keith a "Boot up his Republican Ass"....

Top 5 Reasons Why The Occupy Wall Street Protests Embody Values Of The Real Boston

CBS: ATF Fast & Furious:New documents: AG Eric Holder was briefed 7/2010(contradicts his testimony)

Obama says Americans aren't better off under his watch

I am about ready to give up

DU.....Please SHOW ME.....

DU.....Please SHOW ME.....

Should wearing rosaries be prohibited in public schools?

Should wearing rosaries be prohibited in public schools?

Occupy Boston pics from this morning...

Oral Sex May Cause Virus-Linked Cancer: Study

Alabama farmers losing immigrant labor, see produce rotting in the fields (al.com)

More than 1 in 10 parents skip, delay kids' shots

What to do with homophobic relative?

The story the Koch Brothers’ were afraid of

"Parent Revolution"? Not really. Not grassroots. Started by charter school companies.

OK, tell me again why socialism is a bad thing

Libya blog: Reuters' team leaks REBEL practice of PROPAGANDA to cover their attrocities

I'm about to do the 'American thing' but I really don't feel right about it. But at the same time...

Occupy Fargo-Moorhead

Libyan Revolution Week 33 part 2

97 percent of BLET (locomotive engineers) have authorized a strike that would affect the nation.

"Who does Obama think he is, Michael Corleone?" Obama Wrong to Rub Out Al-Awlaki

'Norma Rae' Dead at 68 After Struggle With Her Insurance Company to Get Chemo

I got a phonecall from a friend in New York who said

Putting the Lie to the Republicans by Ralph Nader

They should just all give up.

Anybody interested in having a DU meetup at Occupy Wall Street in NYC?

O.J. Simpson was aquitted of double murder. When the public stop accusing him of the crime?

Amanda Knox and Raffaele Sollecito -- THEY'RE FREE!!!

Amanda Knox and Raffaele Sollecito -- THEY'RE FREE!!!

They're Not Laughing Anymore... A Hedge Fund Manager Writes This:

Goodbye letter from Borders employee(s) (?) spills secrets of bookselling trade

Anyone who wears a watch worth more than a house and talks about class warfare ...

CNN Outfront

The next step....Occupy the land.

Plutonium detected 40km from Fukushima plant

Plutonium detected 40km from Fukushima plant

Cops to Pay Amy Goodman $100K for Wrongfully Arresting Her

Occupy Houston Oct. 6

Look at the nice little present Obama is going to give us.

Picture of the 18year old girl arrested at OWS

#23 on the list of things OccupyWallStreet folks Want ... A PONY!!?

Why Occupy Wall Street is More than Just a Protest - Forbes

"State for Sale" Report in the New Yorker about Art Pope in North Carolina

Happy Birthday Little Star, How I wonder who you are, Up inside of cyber space

I got called a dick at work today and got some co-workers annoyed with me...

Don't you wish you were armed with this when YOU were growing up?

I just WISH I had his problems.

It's complicated (nt)

"Because I Love You/ Postman Song)" --- I guess I'll pay you child support

The ORIGINAL Teletubbies:

How to hit his high notes without a nuclear-powered auto-tuner:

Not EVERYONE dreads the coming "Zombie Apocalypse".

Anybody interested in having a DU meetup at Occupy Wall Street in NYC?

THAT'S not a garage band. THIS is a garage band!!!!!

The big cat is out of surgery

10 Ways Americans Waste Money.

Cultivo una rosa blanca

Company will load loved ones' ashes into ammunition

The Official thread of Official threads.

Onion News Network new season starts Tuesday Oct. 4th

Let's settle this right now, once and for all: Chili today, hot tamale?

Chili Beans - O.W.S. !

Let's settle this right now, once and for all: Chili with beer or without beer

PHOTO: Effing CATS. They can understand EVERY word in the English language except "remorse."

"Left Brain/Right Brain" explained visually:

Can someone explain the Philip Glass knock-knock joke to me?

An ambient elevator-muzak take on Lennon's "Mother" with a Hendrix-y solo? Yes, from Bill Frisell.

Foundation (Asimov) on the big screen?

Why you should root against the St Louis Cardinals

It worked so well against meth, they're using the slogan to combat other drugs as well.

There have been several reported "Kali-sightings" in the days since her computer crashed.

Hello, fellow lounge lizards!

Cryptic fortune cookies

There's a new "Help" icon over in GD.

Friendship: tell us your thoughts on it. I like the old adage that a good

Happy Birhday to ME!

Whoever came up with the term "hissy fit"

How do you go about getting a roommate?

carrot love

Freaks (1932) is on TCM

Who's to blame for the "gangsta pants" fashion statement of today? Dick van Dyke... that's who!!!

MiddleFingerMom is still looking for ways to augment his income.

Kate Middleton Shapeshifts into a Reptilian!!

What is your favorite place to shop online? Mine, Garnet Hill. I love their flannel pajamas.

I lost a bet. Who needs a star?

Yesterday I bought an artichoke. Looking for tasty but simple to do recipes

PHOTO: Esther the cat shows her interest, or lack thereof, of the Ravens game last night

People are doing so well in china they are buying Tibetan Mastiffs for $31,000.00

AIRPLANE! has got to be the funniest movie of all time

There was a good reason for all those A-V geeks way back in high school.

Pole Dancers Vie for Top Honors in Budapest - Photo essay

GO TIGERS!

First day at the new job. Life is good. The commute was not.

Happiness is...

Where does one buy a masculine patterned inexpensive duvet cover?

Top Ten UNSEXY Sexy Songs

Smart cars - good for fuel efficiency, bad for hauling sh*t.....

***BREAKING*** ‘Arrested Development’: The wait is over ***BREAKING***

'Spock' attends his last 'Star Trek' convention

D*mn, I hate commercials on EVERY U-Tube video....

Anti-Wall Street Protests Reach ‘Prime Time’ With Mass Arrests

Let's settle this right now, once and for all. Chili, with beans or without beans?

Immune System Discoveries Earn Nobel in Medicine

Rupert Murdoch's the Daily has 80,000 paying subscribers (1/6th of the number needed to break even)

To boost flagging economy, U.S. wants to import more shoppers

Koch brothers’ firm hid subsidiary’s violations of criminal law

Perry bet big on tax grants to subprime lenders

Andy Rooney signs off from ‘60 Minutes’: ‘Wish I could do this forever’

Falling U.S. Wages Threaten Consumer Spending

New Zealand sends aid to Tuvalu after state of emergency declared

Cancer kills Nobel physician before hears of prize

Shell (Oil) accused of fuelling violence in Nigeria by paying rival militant gangs

Chili Cook off -- any tips?

University says Nobel Prize winner has died

Battle rages between Syrian forces and defectors

2 severed heads found in Mexico City accompanied by message claiming to be from drug cartel

Pick who you do NOT want to win the World Series

Perry’s gamble on mortgage giants cost Texas tens of millions

France Cancels Shale-Gas Permits Over Fracking Impasse

Poll: Half of U.S. says Afghan war not a success

Late Nobel medicine laureate Ralph Steinman keeps award

Amanda Knox’ murder conviction overturned by Italian appeals court

STOCKS SINK, BANKS KILLED, AMERICAN AIRLINES PLUNGES: Here's What You Need To Know

Have you experienced anything unexplainable in your life?

Amy Goodman Announces Major Settlement in Federal Lawsuit Over Arrests at 2008 GOP Convention

Settlement Reached Over Arrest of Amy Goodman, Democracy Now Producers at 2008 GOP Convention

Libya's 'revolutionary Jew' returns to restore Tripoli synagogue

U.S. Supreme Court won’t hear KFC tax dispute

Donor, officials warned Obama not to visit Solyndra after financial warnings

Anti-Wall Street Protests Spread to Other Cities

Knox murder conviction overturned

Fears of US double-dip recession recede

Obama drags down Democrat in West Virginia governor’s race

Obama impeachment a possibility, says Ron Paul

NBC news producers are reporting big cheers being heard at Capanne prison

U.S.-Chinese Progress on Accounting Is Dealt Setback

(Ne) Sen. rallies for pipeline session (Keystone XL oil sand)

Minimum wage to rise in eight states

Alma telescope begins study of cosmic dawn

Breitbart Smear: Obama (And Thousands More) "Marched With" New Black Panthers

Bank of America Debit Card Fee Leads to Legislative Response

'Norma Rae' Dead at 68 After Struggle With Her Insurance Company to Get Chemo

Keystone emails spark fresh controversy

Editor's Choice Special Report: A "great haircut" to kick-start growth Obesity debate rages

Cops to Pay Amy Goodman $100K for Wrongfully Arresting Her

PHOTO: A little Monday afternoon arachnophobia featuring spiders, the loo...and YOU!

Nobel laureate (Professor Joseph Stiglitz)joins Wall Street protest

President Obama: America 'Not Better Off' Today than Four Years Ago

Alabama lawmakers getting pressured from business group to change immigration law

Bankers' Association Blames Government For New Fees

Supreme Court opens term with Medicaid cut case

Kraft voluntarily recalls Velveeta Shells & Cheese single serve cups due to possible wire pieces

Supreme Court rejects bid to disqualify Obama as president

GOP pushing for more logging in national forests

Occupy Wall Street rallies headed to Wisconsin

Koch Industries made secret sale to Iran, report says

Starbucks pushes job growth program (donations of $5 or more from customers to stimulate job growth)

US Senate backs debate on currency law amid yuan row

Gwen Howard (D-Ne) will run for Congress

Obama: No regrets about Solyndra loan

Libya's new rulers say war has been won

South Carolina sets primary for Jan. 21, advancing GOP primary calendar

Massive Fire at Texas Chemical Plant

"King of Infomercials" found dead in Arizona jail cell

Earth's First Arctic Ozone Hole Recorded

Knox leaves prison after murder conviction overturned

County clerk to comply with Colo. Sec. of State order barring soldiers from voting

Obama: Congress should vote on jobs bill in Oct.

Amanda Knox murder conviction overturned

AA Pilots Union Press Release

President Obama: America 'Not Better Off' Today than Four Years Ago

STOCK MARKET WATCH, Monday, October 3, 2011

Buffett: Wall Street ‘Doesn’t Feel Loved’

Contraceptive Used in Africa May Double Risk of H.I.V.

Lower court’s ruling stands: Downloading music is not a crime

Baldwin County's (AL) Hispanic business owners: Immigration law drove away customers

West Virginia Governor's Race Too Close To Call: New Poll

ESPN benches Hank Williams Jr. for Obama-Hitler comparison

Calif. Lettuce Recall Covers 19 States, Canada

Majority Expects Obama to Lose Re-Election

Majority Expects Obama to Lose Re-Election

Restrictions Could Keep Five Million Traditionally Democratic Voters From The Polls In 2012

Soros sympathizes with Wall St. protesters

White House on Occupy Wall Street: `We understand’

You know you are getting old when:

TWU blasts city for putting handcuffed Occupy Wall Street protesters on buses (union going to court)

The People Pushing Chris Christie: Wall Street and Rupert Murdoch

More than 700 laid off cops in NJ can't find other work in Law enforcement

Herman Cain: I will not support Rick Perry if he is the nominee

Exhibit animates Obama's mother

Reagan Called For An End To ‘Crazy’ Tax Loopholes That Let Millionaires Pay Less Than Bus Drivers

Warren Brown race DEAD HEAT

Obama's Jobs Plan in 90 Seconds

A simple frame on the Rick Perry ranch racist name: Would your family lease the a compound. . .

Scott Brown calls for civility. Brown's supporters insult Warren and women in general

CNN takes apart GOP claim tax hikes on rich would be damaging to small business, 'job creators'

Who is exactly the sort of “millionaire & billionaire” that the"Buffett Rule" would hit? Mitt Romney

Cheneys should be giving, not getting, an apology

What hold does Grover Norquist have on Repugs, other than signing a sheet of paper?

Obama Campaign Memo: GOP Candidates at Odds With Public Opinion

Anyone see this story we better jump on this now before 2012 or there's going to be problems

Can it be Obama's fight against Democratic corruption?

Watch Van Jones and Take Back the American Dream Conference LIVE!

Gov. Meatball has some heavy baggage to carry, influence peddling, no bid contracts, multiple cases

TPM: Progressives Gathered In DC Hail The Occupy Wall Street Protesters

Krugman: Holding China to Account

If Chris Christie is running he may want to wait until Amanda Knox is out of the news . . .

If Chris Christie is running he may want to wait until Amanda Knox is out of the news . . .

**** Heads Up: ABCNews.com Interviews Obama, live 2:35pm EDT ****

Rep. Niki Tsongas endorses Elizabeth Warren in US Senate race

Rick Perry hasn't been to his hunting camp since 2006

Democracy v. Bad Manners

Christie to defeat Darth Obama? WTX?

Obama campaign team memo blasts 2012 Republican candidates

Romney and Michael Steele pile on Perry for N-WordheadGate.

Restrictions Could Keep Five Million Traditionally Democratic Voters From The Polls In 2012

Political Wire: President Obama told ABC News he got his iPad early

Obama To Cantor: Dismantle My Jobs Bill At Your Own Risk

White House on Occupy Wall Street: `We understand’

ESPN pulls Hank Williams Jr song after he compares Obama to Hitler on FauxNews

Colorado secretary of state bars overseas soldiers from voting

Media react to Michelle Obama's trip to Target

Ed Schultz and his Co Host: The n*g**rhead story can help Rick Perry

The White House is Pink Tonight.

Another reason this Citizens United is killing us

Bringing al-Awlaki to justice

Obama Got His iPad Early

To the First Couple....

Is Racist Republican Redundant?

Speaking of candidates and race...

Mika Brzezinski: unless Perry "ran around screaming" the n-word, "Niggerhead" not "real news"

The Secret Memo That Explains Why Obama Can Kill Americans

Herman Cain backs down from Perry criticism

Cartoonist Tom Toles: How's that 'Tax Cuts = Job Creation' working out for ya?

I hope Michele Bachmann uses her assassination powers wisely

An important point about the Perry "Niggerhead" issue

N-WordheadGate: Conservatives Are Outraged ... at Herman Cain

Paul floats Obama impeachment

Former VP Cheney defends Obama's attack in Yemen

400 days until election day. When we get to re-elect President Obama!!

Obama blasts Bank of America's new debit card fee

Why are Western states so durn big? nt

There is a false narrative about Pres. Obama and Wall Street that needs to be corrected right now.

Chris Christie's iPhone

It just hit me. Romney/Christie 2012

The CIA and the News Media - Eyeopener Preview

Mark Penn = Ugh!

"You wouldn't support this if Bush did it."

Nightmare on Wall Street (United We Rise My Fellow Americans)

Mike Malloy - Freedom In America: Peaceful Protesters

Mike Malloy - Freedom In America: Little Students

Thom Hartmann: Unions join Occupy Wall Street

Mike Malloy - Tea Party: How It All Began

Thom Hartmann: ''Wanted, Dead or Alive'' US Citizens!?

American People Say "NO CUTS!" to Social Security, Medicare & Medicaid

Hate E-mails with Richard Dawkins

John Lennon - Power to the People - In honor of OWS

Driftglass & Bluegal On The Lack Of A Liberal Infrastructure

OK, straighten me out, here. Too many things seem to be connected.

Occupy Wall Street - San Francisco - Sept. 29th, 2011

The Sunday (Uninentionally) Funnies

Thom Hartmann: Free Trade - POOF goes the Money & the Stimulus

Max Keiser : 'US set to witness reverse capitalism' - Press TV News Analysis

Papantonio: Fox News Mocks Christie’s Weight

Obama's Jobs Plan in 90 Seconds

Obama sends (new) free trade bills to Congress...Boehner and Cantor are pleased.

TYT: KKK Ice Cream Shop (Epic Fail)

The Corporations Strike Back #Oct29 Rally at the US Capitol

"16 Corporations or We the People?" #Oct29

Krugman: Trading With The Enemy

The time for change is now! Message to the media

Everything is OK part ???

#OccupyDC Days 1 & 2 Interactive Documentary by Coffee Party USA

Obama - judge, jury and executioner - tears up the American Constitution

Cracks in MSM ?!?!

Max Keiser: Germany 4.0 making its mark

Angry Man SPEAKS OUT About Unions At OccupyWallStreet

Occupy U.S.A., with Jeff Madrick - Countdown with Keith Olbermann

Hank Williams Jr. Compares President Obama to Hitler

Van Jones - Take Back the American Dream Intro - Justice Through Music

Moore From The Street, with Michael Moore:Countdown with Keith Olbermann

Tea Party -- No Party for Gay/Lesbian Marriage

TYT: Occupy LA: On-The-Scene Report by TYT

Van Jones - Take Back the American Dream FULL Speech - Justice Through Music

T-Rex - Children of The Revolution

Occupy Wall St was lead story on tonight's PBS NewsHour

Tomorrow the World? with Michael Moore - Countdown with Keith Olbermann

Joe Stiglitz using the Occupy Wall St public address system

"Obama Slams 'Fat Cat' Bankers: President Voices Frustration, Escalating Tensions With Wall Street"

FOX News LIES: "Anarchists & Diluted" Oh My !!!

Magnablend Waxahachie Texas fire fighting fail - Fire truck catches fire!!!

Reagan-No Loopholes For Millionaires

OccupyWallStreet Protester - DESTROYS - Fox News Reporter!!!

How Obama’s tax hikes would really impact the rich, in three easy charts

WHITE HOUSE PETITION: Prosecute Goldman Sachs and others on Wall St. who broke our economy...

Anonymous : A Message To The Media – On October 10th, NYSE Shall be Erased from the Internet

If we celebrated Obama getting bin Laden, then why not the same for al-Awlaki?

Revolution: A Poem from the Russian, Harpers Magazine 2007

Marines to OccupyWallStreet: link

Robert Parry: Enduring Terror Double Standards

"They're Arresting Us One by One": 700 Thrown in Jail as Wall St Protest Grows - Labor Supports

Troy Davis and Jamey Rodemeyer: By A Jury Of Our Peers

NY Times: New State Rules Raising Hurdles at Voting Booth

Here Come the OWSers! (James Howard Kunstler)

Anwar al-Awlaki: al Qaeda's rock star no more

The Empty Promise of ‘Pay for Performance’

Thousands held in Syria security swoop

Think the Economy's Bad? 'You Haven't Seen Anything'

Corporate Zombies’ Hit Wall Street

Pelosi Quote Slamming Obama Advisers Is False

The Day America Died

The Rise of Killer Drones That Can Think for Themselves

Higher Tax Rates Would Barely Touch Small Businesses

Growing up in Michele Bachmann's world

10 Ways Americans Waste Money.

Huge ozone loss expanding over the North Pole. NHK Japan

Indians taking over hotels from distressed owners in US at rock-bottom prices

A serious question about Amanda Knox

We need to make this the NO.1 most viewed story on CNN! Occupying Wall Street, demanding accountabil

GOP-Backed Voting Restrictions Could Keep 5 Million Americans Home In 2012

The eurozone: a crisis of policy, not debt

Poor quality of students entering IITs: N R Narayana Murthy, Chairman Emeritus, Infosys

TIME: Why Fewer Young American Jews Share Their Parents' View of Israel

Nobel laureate joins Wall Street protest

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