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Archives: January 15, 2011

Best stories of 2010

Lighter side of talk radio

Gabe Zimmerman Scholarship fund

200 years ago this month: Largest slave revolt in US history

The compassion of Richard Nixon: 'If he gets shot, it's too damn bad.' (on Ted Kennedy)

Hate and Violence Are Encoded in the DNA of the American Right

Gov. Sandoval to pursue constitutional change for school choice

U.S. Plans to Sue 4 States Over Laws Requiring Secret Ballots for Unionizing

The US military is fighting to build... Afghan business culture?

Head of White-Power American Party, Asks Senators How They'll Save the White Race

'First Wikileaks Revolution': Tunisia riots blamed on cables which revealed country's corruption

Whistleblower was arrested 3 times after exposing ‘Good Ole Boy network' at Nissan in Tennessee

Sanders warns Obama not to agree with GOP on Social Security benefit cuts

Sanders warns Obama not to agree with GOP on Social Security benefit cuts

Gunfire in the Land of Political Hatemongers

Terrorism in Tucson

Gunmen torch 14 NATO oil tankers in south Pakistan

Gun Sight Ad Still Part of Palin’s YouTube Channel

One of the men shot last Saturday in Tucson witnessed the Kent State shooting

Okay Bohner, since you didn't go to the memorial and you won't be attending the state dinner, where

Fox News' Chris Wallace: 'You Don't Have To Call The Other Side Socialists or Fascists'

CNN headline: Tragedy in Tuscon ... Shouldn't that be, Terror in Tuscon?

U.S. bills states $1.3 billion in interest on jobless-pay loans

Now the U.S. Treasury Dreads Its Own Default

The Class War Launched by America's Wealthiest Is Getting More Savage

Tunisian dictator and his family flee to Saudi Arabia

Mike Lee: Federal Child Labor Laws Are Unconstitutional

How Employers Weed Out Unemployed Job Applicants, Others, Behind the Scenes

Tell Vermont lawmakers: 'Enact single payer!'

Sean Hannity Proposes Re-Invading Iraq and Kuwait To ‘Take All Their Oil’

The trauma of long-term unemployment: Losing your job is just the start

The trauma of long-term unemployment: Losing your job is just the start

The more i think of it the less I even care whether Wikileaks "endangers Americas foreign interests"

surge update: 3 U.S. soldiers killed in iraq

EPA Stops Largest Mountaintop Removal Mine

Still fighting against own cause

Taking pics of a DUI bust, that's an arresting (couple set him up)

BEHOLD: The Sarah Palin Breathing Wall of Nightmares.

Is this a wide-ranging DNS hack on CNN.COM? Redirects to CNN.commen.

Alan Dershowitz Defends Palin on ‘Blood Libel’

At least 511 dead in Brazilian floods: Brazil's deadliest natural disaster in history

1/17 noon MLK Day Rally: Free Bradley Manning/ From FBI to Quantico Prison

If you haven't watched it yet: "The History of Right Wing Hate Talk"

cheerful thought for the day

I am convinced that GE likes Pat Buchanan's hate messages

Presidential nominees stymied; Senate seeks change

Is something wrong with the sexual development of human males?

Is something wrong with the sexual development of human males?

Another Spectacular ACE McCain Screw Up!

Another Spectacular ACE McCain Screw Up!

Wash Times: Criticism Of Palin's 'Blood Libel' Part Of 'Ongoing Pogrom' Against Conservatives

Neocon 'human rights enthusiasts' notably silent on Tunisia

Neocon 'human rights enthusiasts' notably silent on Tunisia

Did something weird just happen with the CNN website?

WashPo: Fort Dix attackers = terrorists; Hutaree = extremists.

AFL-CIO: What's at Stake? Ohio and the War against Workers

Germany gets top marks for prosecuting Nazi war criminals

Ain't no coppers coming in my house uninvited!

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When Repubs/Tea Partiers/CONs say...

Pentagon official suggests Martin Luther King Jr. would be pro-war if he were alive today

Here's some sadness: Etta James treated for leukaemia

A Call to Action.......Sorta.

No tragedy would temper Limbaugh

Want to know why baggers don't want "those other people" getting medical care?

Ok. I get regular updates on recalled stuff from the FDA.. This morning

David Bollier: The Marginalization of the Commons and What To Do About It

As our infrastructure crumbles...

MySpace Layoff Letter Adds Insult To Injury

Etsy Bans "Congrats, You Got Raped" Cards and Other Mean Things

When will the Progressive Era of the 21st Century begin ?

MLK -- A Time to Break Silence

MLK -- A Time to Break Silence

** January Photo Contest ** for Sat AMers

Group: Oldest living African-American dies at 113

Main Gov. LePage retort 'astonishes' civil rights leaders

Palins hit list was over 50% Effective

'Last Supper' recreated in lint by Michigan woman...

It's not what is being said in the media and talk shows

Sebring (FL) bans chain-link fence in front yards

The "Palins Breath" video is one of the most ideotic things I've ever seen posted on the internets

Davis Professor Polled Students For Pregnant Woman's Grade (update)

Health Care Compromise Between Republicans and The Dems

WHO has found that 26 percent of Americans have mental disorders, the highest rate on the planet

mr fish "too much hate"

What are your preferred economic and political systems?

Military widow asked to repay $41,000 in benefits after remarriage, gov't garnishes her checks

One thing should be known about Reince Priebus

2010 the warmest year since 1901: India Meteorology Department

What brings you to DU?

Still fighting in Afghanistan...troops still not out of Iraq...Social Security STILL not safe...

Some people just can't learn. Or won't.

Why You Should Feel Cheated, Deceived and Sickened by America's Stunning Inequality, Even If You're

Which Countries Match the GDP and Population of America's States? (Interactive Map from Economist)

Does anyone else see a link between the increase in gas prices and the new Rethug Congress?

Fearing High Gas Prices, Sean Hannity Proposes Re-Invading Iraq and Kuwait To ‘Take All Their Oil’

Dreamticket 2012... Jennifer Granholm + Alan Grayson

Woman who trained Obama family dog Bo dies

Let's place the debate where it belongs...

There is no free speech in the USA

There is no free speech in the USA

87% In Congress recieved Comcast Money Will Vote in favor of Merger with NBC

I believe that the only way the Brady bill or any other gun control legislation will ever get passed

Victim: 'No Malice Towards Loughner-only sadness that we as a society were not able to help him'

I Don't Usually Cotton to Republican Pundits but. . .

US debt passes $14 trillion, Congress weighs caps

Toon : Failure

Q&A: Former WikiLeaks spokeswoman Birgitta Jonsdottir

Kids perform a 90-second version of "A Wrinkle in Time"

If you can, give.

David Kaczynski blog: Ted was MKUltra victim


A mine is a terrible thing

Must Read Sarah Palin Body Language

Hey Glenn, "The People are the Masters of their Constitution"

Anyone want to talk up the achievements of Woodrow Wilson's presidency?

Amid WikiLeaks storm, gov't promotes Ellsberg film

scholarly look at the power of mass media

Thank you Mods!

OBAMA administration shitcans Shrub's & Boeing's "virtual fence" at Southern Border

House Weeper John "Drunky McOrange-Glo" Boehner declines state dinner invite

Toxic goop: It might be coating your driveway and tracked into your home

Oh really?-Wingnut-Mistakes Closed Caption for Applause Prompt at Tucson Memorial

make offer!

I've discovered that our school district has completely dropped the ball on Sex Ed.

A falling Dollar is basically like leaving the WTO.

(+) Palin's gun sight/surveyor's mark is a white supremacist symbol (+)

At one time the United States offered free health care

School Releases YouTube Video from Loughner

Iraqi soldier guns down two US troops in Mosul drill

feeling nostalgic

Secret Service Study Probes Psyche of U.S. Assassins

Amid WikiLeaks storm, U.S. government promotes Daniel Ellsberg film!

Touchdown Steelers!!!

200 dead cows found in Wisconsin field

Gee, I miss the DU Hate Mailbag. So I went trolling for some elsewhere

Blue Shield of Calif. to proceed with rate hikes despite calls from government regulators to delay

Pat Buchanan: "For the last week, she’s been a victim"

We are one...

LOL. Freepers throw Beck under the bus for saying Obama did well in Tucson.

"Judge rules inmate 'bitten on penis by rodent' may sue" BBC/UK

LOL! Ted Nugent' Wash Times Byline - "Be Prepared for Evil"

Is Reince Priebus related to Pee Wee Herman? Cousin or something?

A blast from the past -- Geo. Bush and how he's going to create a surplus by 2010

NYT: "The victims dropped where they stood, forming a row 20 or 30 feet long."

Tunisia riots - gunmen loyal to country's leader riding around shooting

Excerpt of Dr. King's "Mountain Top" speech seems topical right now.

I would start asking the people who oppose "Obamacare" when are all these terrible things supposed

Arizona budget: Mentally ill may lose health benefits

Question--how much money does the top one percent have?

Ignore them, they'll go away.

85 Year Old in Hospital Misses Last $484 House Payment is Charged $5800

School bus driver arrested for allegedly driving drunk with gun

Give a hungry man a fish and he eats for a day.

Give a hungry man a fish and he eats for a day.

What state has a license plate that is white background with black letters?

Rep. Gabrielle Giffords no longer needs a ventilator

Poverty in Venezuela fell from 70% in 1996 to 23% in 2009

Nadler: Fairness doctrine needed 'as long as it's the people's airwaves'

In Case It Wasn’t Obvious That Bigots Run The GOP - FDL

Jim Hoft is a blithering idiot - says memorial Jumbotron called for applause.

It was two years ago today when Sully brought his plane down in the Hudson.

Java Junkies Rejoice !!!!

Tokyo Sarah: I like hearin' that message they're sending right back to me (Obama is a terrorist)

Driftglass & Blue Gal's "Professional Left" Podcast 1 Year Anniversary: "Blood Libel & Civility"

Driftglass & Blue Gal's "Professional Left" Podcast 1 Year Anniversary: "Blood Libel & Civility"

Has anyone seen

My friend Sara Watkins: guest host for prairie home companion tonite (with live listen link)

Sales of guns and explosives to people on terrorist watch lists totalled 1,119 in 6 years

My work's done

For those who are following the situation in Tunisia...

That Loughner / Glenn Beck Photoshop morph? Probably not half as scary as THIS one.

Exclusive interview: Julian Assange on Murdoch, Manning and the threat from China

New gop national chair is voter obstruction operative

I participated in my first legislative forum today.

Saturday Night FAILblog Follies

Tucson shooting victim arrested for death threat against AZ State Rep Proud(R)

Reince Priebus looks, . to me at least, . .like

I don't remember what the thread was about but I want to thank whoever posted the

Someone points a camera, shoots and then says "you're dead."

Someone points a camera, shoots and then says "you're dead."

Jon Meacham, a gun owner, on restoring the assault weapons ban

Las Vegas/Tucson: Wary lawmakers return to public events after Arizona shooting

A possible media empire to rival news corps

Republican school board in N.C. backed by tea party abolishes integration policy

Unbelievable comment on Palin's FB page - a look into the mind of one of her fans

Will We Remember Tucson? Was It Enough? Is Anything?

The Unseen China: (The cost of "progress")

Tucson: "Neighbors talk of 'gentle bear' still in hospital"

Islamic Totalitarianism. Threat to our Nation

So Reagan's RW staffers know more about his mental

Dead woman donates to Tea Party Express 4 times over 2 years


Tech demo: 3D TV without glasses

To Beat Back Poverty, Pay the Poor

Give me strength...another Republican chosen by God.

Sarah Palin-Frankenstein

Dean Baker: The 'new normal' of unemployment

Dean Baker: The 'new normal' of unemployment

"...Class War...Getting More Savage"

Microsoft(?!) patent application for controlled, modified parasites

Link to Jared Loughner video tape that got him kicked out of college

Obama Ignores Eisenhower at Country's, World's Peril

No one asks economists who preach austerity how much time they expect to spend in unemployment lines

GOP policies turned the middle class into the working poor

Christina Green Donates Organs to Save the Life of Boston Girl

Sad news from Philly...

Reagan had Alzheimer's in office? WHAT?? I haven't been so shocked since

Ex-candidate charged with making threats in Ind.

LOL Out of the mouth of fools

371 Pigeons fall from the sky, homeless people have a meal

Pat Buchanan just said on MSNBC...

Top general and DA vow to change policies on deploying soldiers accused of crimes

Polls Show Americans Strongly Reject More Gun Control.

That YouTube video Loughner made, walking around Pima College

POUT-RAGE! FR freaks at the captioning of memorial event

Radio stations told to censor Dire Straits "Money for Nothing"

85-year-old woman misses final $432 payment on her 30-year mortgage is billed $5,800

Elizabeth Warren looked....

ex weatherman mark rudd on the tucson shooting and political violence

High-Tech Border Fence: Obama Administration Cancels Project

PHOTO: Before the teabaggers, there were the "Schiavo Activists"..."Should we not spunge her mouth?"

THE BIG PROBLEM: Conservatives lack a Sociological Imagination

Who thought Pastor Jones was finished?

House made from recycled materials (less than $10,000)

Anagrams of right-wingers

Anagrams of right-wingers

An encounter with a young man who got help.

The Irrationality of Rationality - A Tale of 3 Lost Souls

So...if L'Orange D'Ohio DOES flame out as speaker,

••• Loughner video – Loughner is NOT crazy, he's proof of the wasteland of American education. •••

Hannity: Iraq, Kuwait To ‘Pay For Their Liberation’ In Oil (like making rape victim pay rapist)

The Apple Pie Fairy

Ted Rall Toon "Violence has no place in American Society"

Ted Rall Toon "Violence has no place in American Society"

Arizona Shooting Victim Arrested For Threatening Tea Party Leader

Pardon me, dear Democratic Pary leadership, but I won't take your survey.

My Name is Luca American Progressives

Duncan Hunter attempts to block 'don't ask, don't tell' repeal

Radio & TV Talk Royal Marshall, Neal Boortz’s engineer, has passed

CNN's idea of balance

CNN's idea of balance

What ever happened to the republican candidate from Georgia who

"Isolated" Incidents Becoming Not So "Isolated"

Sullenberger on CNN with Blitzer discussing heroes

Sarah Palin VS Lady Gaga - Epic Rap Battles of History 4

McCain OpEd on Obama - "I believe he is a patriot"

O'Reilly to interview Obama on Super Bowl weekend

Seriously, why do right-wingers try to claim Martin Luther King Jr as one of them???

Wash Times: Criticism Of Palin's 'Blood Libel' Part Of 'Ongoing Pogrom' Against Conservatives

smoking guns...

Question....Why Wasn't The Press Up In Wasilla......

The 500 lb. elephant in the room -- Rachel's show.

AZ Shooting victim arrested - yelled "You're Dead" at Teabagger

GOP Solution to Air Pollution: Pass a Law Declaring that Pollutants Aren't Pollutants

"12 ways to kill middle class", written in 2002...every one has happened.

"Homosexuals are sexual predators"

Soap opera off air in Venezuela after gov't demand


After Tucson, will media tone it down?

Final update on my uncle who barricaded himself in his house

I KNOW - enough Limbaugh already - YET! We have an obligation.

How Did a Marine Corps Food Contract Grow to $1.2 Billion?

Sunday Talk Shows

Resource Alert: Thousands Of Kennedy (JFK) Documents Go Online... Plus Videos And Podcasts !!!

When I was a kid, I wanted to save the whole world.

Republican No Show!

Interview with Rep. Loretta Sanchez (D-CA) on gov't seizures of laptops, cellphones, Blackberries

Frank Rich: No One Listened to Gabrielle Giffords

Actress Susannah York has died, aged 72

The Knoxville UU church shooting in 2008 should've been the real wake-up call

Tucson "shooting victim also witnessed Kent State shootings"

There is an extremely interesting and worthy thread ...

Come ON defenders of the rich, you still haven't..............

Veeerrrrrrrrry Interesting....

When I hear the term “bull’s-eye”

Store clerk in Austin convicted of murder but given probation over a beer theft.

Sometimes, our "culture" is just too fucked-up for words.

America,America,god shed his grace on thee...

SPLC: The 'Patriot' Movement Timeline ( Tea Party Cozies)

Snooping in the National Archives and what do I find?

Falling Out Of Middle Class Into A Life With Less - WaPo

SNL Fox news skit......

Gabby freed from ventilator!!!

Sparky tells the truth about the gun debate

Solar Panel Maker Moves Work to China

Do you believe that Sarah Palin has an undiagnosed mental illness?

calvin and hobbes wisdom?

The Most Durable Foundation

This photo should be plastered everywhere.

LOL at Miss Massachussets

TomDispatch: Can Women Make Peace?

The cynical & EXPLICIT Right Wing BLUEPRINT to polarize, destabilize & inflame America :

For those who are following the situation in Tunisia...

Tell Washington's football team to ditch the 'Redskins' racist moniker

One space or two?

President Obama--if you can't say anything nice about Social Security in the SOTU--

New Rules: Bill Maher to the Teabaggers - The Founding Fathers Would Have Hated Your Guts

TX, GOP Groups Ask: Should Texas Secede?

O'Reilly: I Defended Palin -- So Why Won't She Come On My Show?

Zero Hour for Social Security

Just FYI (don't give me a hard time!): George Clooney will be on Morning Joe next Wednesday.

Conservatives are scary evil bloodthirsty fucks

NY Money Manager arrested for threatening to kill Regulators

The Official DU "Veterans Round-up"

Swiss whistleblower Rudolf Elmer plans to hand over offshore banking secrets of the rich and famous

Pharmacist wouldn't dispense anti-bleeding drug because it might be used post-abortion

Since Obama Became President Over 10,000 Laptops Have Been Confiscated at HSA Checkpoints

Israel Tests on Worm Called Crucial in Iran Nuclear Delay

Too Early to Bury Martin Luther King Jr.

College Students. Do you care about your school's sports program?

Community colleges seek ways to deal with unstable students

To cliffordu Thank you my friend and neighbor

A Primer on the "Tone" Concerning Today's Political Discourse

"Kiss my butt"? How can you respect someone who can't even swear proficiently? nt

Five reasons why Social Security benefits should not be cut

I'm going to re-repeat my Reagan story from 1980...

DO NOT REMAIN SILENT (A Call to Protest the Tucson Massacre)

My Wife Was Bombarded With Faux News Talking Points Yesterday

Hey, brother you guessed, I'm a dude

PUI, anyone?

feels like heaven - fiction factory

deep purple


So far in I can't get out

Mike & The Mechanics - Silent Running

Naruto Balloon Fail

Crowded House - Into Temptation

Big Audio Dynamite - E=MC2

Much as I like Led Zeppelin, they could really suck at times.

Awhile back someone posted about "Beats Antique"

Let's go, Capitals!

This may be one of the funniest rage comics I've seen..

Sonic Youth - Disappearer

The first testicular guard, the "Cup," was used in hockey--

The Ghost In You - Psychedelic Furs

Terrorism at Heinz Field...

Extreme Ways - Moby

Pope John Paul II moves a step closer to sainthood (beatification on May 1)

First dead birds die en masse, now ... cows??

My neighborhood has a lot of for sale signs in it...

I have a real problem with places using Martin Luther King day as a snow day make up

i open my front door

i open my front door

Any THC aficionados here?

i bring home my money

A thread dedicated to the English language's most decadent word

Captain Kirk, I am your father.

Needs some help from you Linux people!

Cattails -- an interpretive guide.

If you can get them to eat two DIFFERENT foods, you're ahead of the game re: a balanced diet.

Good Saturday Night Lounge!!!!! Whatcha Drinkin?


Throwing caution to the wind:

Why didn't you assholes tell me that there's a taco party outside of Bill's office?

Must watch humor: "UFC discriminates against Iraq veteran who lost both his hands"

Packers-Falcons Game Thread

What are you reading tonight DU? Me, "Harperland" by Lawrence Martin. About conservative

Goodnight, Ninja Moon!

AECL bidder backs out

The Packers are winning.

Furniture store having a Martin Luther King Day Sale?

Jeff Beck Group - Definitely Maybe

NoName was my favorite cat ever -- sweetness and ATTITUDE -- a tuxedo cat. I miss her.

Indian journalist defends WikiLeaks at British parliament

I hates this weather.

I'm not saying MiddleFingerMom is lazy... but DAMN!!! MiddleFingerMom is L-A-Z-Y lazy!!!!!

Un-fucking believable.. Alley broke her leg AGAIN..

Listening to Roger Wate- er- Pink Floyd's "The Final Cut"

cleaned out my blackberry, found this fucked up picture

Can anyone rec a good (free) font organizer? (PC)

Iraqi soldiers kill two U.S. soldiers in Mosul

Supporters of Julian Assange take to Sydney streets

if your going to waste 5 minutes...this is as good a way as any.

Oranges are now the size of tennis balls?

Saudi Arabia Chided Over (Former Tunisian President) Ben Ali Asylum

Is it too early to post my Martin Luther King Jr. drawing as homage?

Rattled European tourists rush home from Tunisia

For Some Students in the South, a King Day Lacking That ‘Holiday’ Feature

Federal judge remembered as a fair jurist (Giffords shooting victim)

(Rep. Luis) Gutierrez Blasts Emanuel On Immigration

HALP! Need info NOW!

14 NATO lorries torched in Pakistan

Tunisian prison fire 'kills dozens'

Warning:Graphic cuteness. Kitties Rescued by US Marines in Afghanistan

Looters roam suburbs of Tunis

Tucson attack motivation for Berkley’s town hall event

(Montana) Legislature moves to ban illegal immigrants from work comp


China to station troops in N. Korea

Coca Tea is one helluva tea

Ex-Candidate Charged With Making Threats in Ind.

Vanilla Fudge - You Keep Me Hangin On

Trouble Lurking Ahead for Obama's Education Focus

It's a rainy day in San Antonio and I want to go home. Your opinions please.

Animal lovers, please watch these videos

Perry Puts Immigration Atop Session’s Agenda

Embarrassed France abandons its Tunisian ally

When did you last go into a Radio Shack? And why?

Actress Susannah York dies at 72

AZ shooting victim (Fuller) ARRESTED for death threat

Ever notice that no matter where ANYONE is on the Enterprise, there's always a turbolift?

Islamic center in NYC names iman

Riots break out in Athens between right and left-wing protesters (over immigration)

World responds to Tunisia uprising

US debt passes $14 trillion, Congress weighs caps

Giffords off ventilator following procedure

State Budgets: Year Ahead Looms As Toughest Yet

Susannah York dies aged 72

Tucson town-hall meeting ends in arrest of man

Family dead in Novi Murder suicide

William Batoff, fund-raiser to presidents, dies

Venezuela considers shooting down drug planes

Jared Loughner 'frightened' Motel 6 clerk on eve of Tucson shooting

Candy Co. Recalls Toxic Waste Bar

Elephant at Tennessee zoo crushes trainer to death

200 dead cows found in Wisconsin field

Swiss Whistleblower Plans to Hand Over Offshore Banking Secrets of Rich and Famous to WikiLeaks

Chavez could give up extra powers before they expire

Limbaugh Slams Fox News For Slobbering over Obama

11 Killed, Hundreds Hurt In Regional Protests

Arizona- Atmosphere Of Vitriol and Violence?

GUNS (24EvelJustin24)

Stop Think Connect

Was Tuscon Arizona Glenn Beck's Fault? by Old Fart Rants

Sarah Palin Facebook scrubbing in realtime

US Press Abandons WikiLeaks

Sarah Palin Revealed!

A Tale of Two Wells (Dedicated to Matt Simmons R.I.P.)

Young Turks: How The Press Attacks WikiLeaks, Julian Assange

Weekly Address: "Before We are Democrats or Republicans, We are Americans"

From The Gulf Stream To The Bloodstream - THE VIDEO BP DOESN'T WANT YOU TO SEE!

Farming, Agricultural Workers and Union Organization (1947)

Larry King interviews Sarah Palin

Franken on why GOP can't ever kill health care reform

Westboro Baptist Church at Islamic Center of Washington and American University

Today Show: The Death Of Charles de Gaulle (1970)

Jimmy Carter campaign ad (1980)

Today Show: George Wallace on the eve of the Flordia primary 1972

The Last Mountain - Trailer

Democratic response to Reagan's 1985 State/Union (hosted by Bill Clinton,music by Genesis) Part 3/3

Democratic response to Reagan's 1985 State/Union (hosted by Bill Clinton,music by Genesis) Part 1/3

On The Road: A look at the building of the Golden Gate Bridge, a brickmaker & hard times

"Man, look at all this oil" says scientist on Florida beach

On The Road: For one day in Strafford, Vermont, pure Democracy

NBC News: Political ads in the 1990 California Governor's race (1990)

Democratic response to Reagan's 1985 State/Union (hosted by Bill Clinton,music by Genesis) Part 2/3


People Power vs. Corporate Power --

Fierce clashes in Tunisia as cops fire tear gas, govt dismissed

Weird Liberal Head Show #268: Tunisia, Palin, and Far-Right Fascism

Young Turks Tina Dupuy: Max Blumenthal On Palin's 'Blood Libel' Comment

DoD to Create Genetic Army!?

Today Show: George McGovern on the eve of the Flordia primary 1972

On The Road: A WWII Russian prisoner of war remembers the Americans who helped him survive

Bill Maher to teabaggers - You dress up like them, but Founding Fathers would have hated your guts

AZ Shooting Victim Arrested for "You're Dead" Comment to a Teabagger

The Republican Christmas Song

ABC News: Climate Change and Extreme Weather - this is global warming

Hannity wants another invasion

# of US Military Bases? No One Knows!

Anonymous Declaration of Freedom

The Economic Collapse of America : The New Normal

Clues on Loughner's online posts he picked up ideas from right-wing sources?

Slate: McCain Reaches Out

Just look what's going on in the world....

How is criticizing Boehner for not going to Tucson, a "political potshot" but criticizing Obama

Obama readies new focus on education

Wisconsin GOP Wants to Make it Much Harder for Young, Urban, and Poor to Vote

Today's Right Wing Hatred And Violence

Flashback: Frum criticized Republicans' "alternate reality"

Wouldn't it be funny and cool if…………...

Krugman: Early Social Security Projections

Woman who trained Obama family dog Bo dies

6 Things We Should Know About the New RNC Chairman

U.S. Plans to Sue 4 States Over Laws Requiring Secret Ballots for Unionizing

Shouldn't we start hearing a load of GOP POTUS candidates announcing soon?

must re-peel

Terrific. Reince Priebus implicated in suppressing minority votes

John McCain on Obama's Tucson speech. Wow.

What questions should Sean Hannity ask Sarah Palin in this week's interview?

Free Republic comments on McCain's positive assessment of Obama's Tucson speech

Change you can believe in: public hearings into the Upper Big Branch Mine dsaster have been delayed

Should we lengthen terms of legislators, presidents?

On Cavuto's Fox news show, Ben Stein says healthcare law a choice of "freedom against dictatorship"

Can a Brother Get Some Credit?

Twitter Is Hero as Feds Attempt to Trample WikiLeaks' Free Speech

Tucson shootings and political violence

Gulf Residents to Oil Industry and Government: Our Health is Not a Tradeoff

Le Monde: Finland should offer asylum to Julian Assange

A Vision Of An America That Might Have Been

Wedeman: Tunisia's military putting boot on 'Jasmine Revolution'

Just The Way The Right Wants It: The Queen of Idiot America Will Be President!

Tucson Terror, Right-Wing Demagogues, and Targeting Democrats

Anti-Gay Evangelist Scott Lively Hires a Convicted Sex Offender

Dog Whistle for Prayer Warriors - Palin as Victim of Blood Libel

WSJ - Jebby's Math©: Hispanics are "aspirational" + reward "aspiration" = Hispanic votes for GOP.

How Employers Weed Out Unemployed Job Applicants, Others, Behind The Scenes

Progressive Profiles: With New TV Show, Radio Talker Thom Hartmann Brings Substance to Style

Tom DeLay says he knows the best way to deal with potential killers at congressional town hall mtgs

Uprising brings joy to Tunisia – and fear to the region's autocrats

Planet Overkill (Mickey Z.)

Police seize guns after Los Alamos standoff

Tea Party demands Tennessee school curriculum erase minority experience

Those under attack don't have to prove causation. Those who threaten must prove a LACK of causation

A Jigsaw Picture of an Accused Killer (long article on Loughner)

Why is Glenn Beck Obsessively Targeting Frances Fox Piven?

Russ Feingold Speaks Out

Australian floods: Why were we so surprised?

Iceland and Birgitta Jonsdottir, the Tip of the Spear against Global Orwellian Kleptocracy

David Cote CEO Honeywell - businesses not hiring because of uncertainty re demand not regulations

AN *INCREDIBLE* Interview WITH WILLIAM GREIDER (Nation Magazine/Money/Radio Free Dylan)

Study: Jindal Honked & Screamed For Funding For Hyper-Expensive Berms That Did Little To Block Oil

Living on Earth: The View from Lazy Point

Chinese subsidies force Evergreen Solar's move to China

Frustration On Global Warming Deepends For Supporters Of Climate Bill

Roman rise and fall 'recorded in trees'

BP targets one of the world's last unspoilt wildernesses after deal

Oops - NCAR - World Heading For 1,000 PPM CO2 By 2100 AD - Up To 29F Higher Temperatures

Mass. ex-chief found not guilty in boy's Uzi death

Castle Doctrine Reintroduced in Nebraska!

South Carolina: Right-to-Carry Reform Bill Introduced in Columbia!

Murders in San Diego at lowest level since 1968

Police-on-police shootings spark reform

Joe Zamudio the CCW holder in Tucson - LA Times good article

Every single gun law passed in the last 20 years ...

Man Carrying Concealed drops gun and shoots Kingwood woman.

I Hate the Idea of Killing (even in Self-Defense), But I Hate the Idea of Gun Control Even More

Chief Uzi Acquitted

Polls Show Americans Strongly Reject More Gun Control.

What gun control or regulations do you favor?

Mass Killings Aren't the Real Gun Problem

While Some Lawmakers Talk Gun Control, Others Pack Heat

Brady Campaign's New Push to Ban Open Carry in California Restaurants

I believe that the only way the Brady bill or any other gun control legislation will ever get passed

Jon Meacham, a gun owner, on restoring the assault weapons ban

A thread to refer to when some one throw out "paranoia".

Brazil's environment chief resigns over controversial Amazon dam

Venezuela considers shooting down drug planes

Chavez could give up extra powers before they expire

"Crude" Documentary Filmmaker Doesn’t Qualify for a Journalist’s Privilege, a Court Says

Obama: Cuba Travel Restrictions To Be Eased

Interesting thread in the Lounge about hockey protection gear...

Wes Welker makes "foot" or "toe" reference 10 times at press conference (VIDEO 00:33)

I don't know if I should root for the Bears or the Seahawks tomorrow.

Touchdown Steelers!!!

NFL Heidi Moment!!!

Billo to interview Obama on Super Bowl Sunday on Fox (not Fox News)?

Well, that was a great season, Baltimore, can't wait for next year!

If the Seahawks beat the Bears, they get home field for the NFC Championship Game

Packers are DECIMATING the Falcons

The JR Chess Report (January 15): Wijk aan Zee Begins; Ukrainians face off for 1st in New Delhi

Showtime, MLB announce S.F. Giants reality show

Wearing North Carolina colors costs Tar Heels fan his seat

Son Of Lemon-Chicken Hunter Tries To Derail DADT Repeal

Dog Whistle for Prayer Warriors - Palin as Victim of Blood Libel

'I am gay' billboards igniting controversy

Peace Now at Tel Aviv rally: Lieberman threat greater than Iran

EU diplomats say East Jerusalem should be treated as Palestinian capital



Hist Intl Today - The Scopes Trial

2011 'year of rockets' for Europe (BBC)

A Machine to Die For: The Quest for Free Energy- Documentary online

The battle of Towton: Nasty, brutish and not that short

Argentine dinosaur paved way for Tyrannosaurus rex