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Archives: January 18, 2011

Watching the Palin interview. Fuck John McCain for unleashing Palin.

Interesting new thing at Toyota service place today. They let you check out

Some MLK quotes that are very relevant today -

Celebrating MLK Day in NYC. (Where else?)

IBTL... Why Do They Call It "Gun Control" ???

My moment of pride about Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

Government finds up to half of Americans under 65 have preexisting conditions (WP)

Will beauty pageant bimbettes be routinely giving right wing talking points

Houston region stands to gain big after change in US-Cuba policy

A good exchange on the danger of arbitrary power

Freepers were "live blogging" (or is it "live flogging?") during the Hannity-Palin smooch fest

Styx tribute to the working man....Blue Collar Man.

Sister Palin doesn't know what Blood Libel is..

China Airs Commercial in U.S. to Bolster Image During Hu’s Visit

To Mark 'I Have a Dream' Speech, Fox Will Air Opposing View

YOU KNEW they'd be asking the guy who shot his pal in the face about Palin's target map, DIDN'T YOU?

WAIT...A beauty pageant contestant who doesn't understand POLITICS? Is that even POSSIBLE?

Suzi Hileman will never get over the death of Christina

Suicide Bombing in Iraq Kills 40 police recruits

No seriously, why should I support the troops?

President Obama's Approval on the Rise

Bibles, bullets and booze.

Seriously Sarah Palin

Double Rainbow - the man behind the legend

New Navy (LCS) ships may use small Raytheon missile

New Navy (LCS) ships may use small Raytheon missile

So the war criminal of a Dick

Is the "definition" of "America" really "going out and making money?"

JP Morgan announces record profits - 48% increase over 2009

Christina Taylor Green Cornea Donation Saves Eyesight Of 2 Children

Goldman Sachs limits Facebook investment offer to foreign clients

Goldman Sachs limits Facebook investment offer to foreign clients

Sara Palin and her march to.." Ann Coulterness"

The Battle Hymn of the Re - Palin.

Martin Luther King applies for a gun permit in Chicago

Canoeing Through a Flooded McDonald's in Australia

"...intense media spotlight left the deal in danger of violating U.S. securities laws."

Sarah Palin and the "Lamestream" Media...

She just can't shut up

Pelicans turn up sick, dead off Jacksonville coast

Nimwit defines "Blood Libel" for us Liberals

Badges? We don't need no stinkin' badges

Do video games fuel mental health problems?

Alternet: 6 Revolts The Tea Party-Obsessed Corporate Media Ignored

Alternet: 6 Revolts The Tea Party-Obsessed Corporate Media Ignored

Bush/Cheney rehab in full-court press in MSM

lest we forget....she is employed by the lamestream media...

Happy Birthday to Sibel Edmonds.

More Than Half of U.S. States Have Never Elected an African-American to Congress

Pat Buchanan: The Left is Conducting Something of a Lynch Mob Against Palin, Beck and Limbaugh

Palin says you can't make her "sit down & shut up." Would she remain standing & shut the fuck up?

The Resemblance is Uncanny BUT...

George Allen to mount comeback campaign in Virginia

'DIY' gastric bypass surgery kit for sale on Amazon

Bill Maher on Gun Lobby (1/11/11)

Bill Maher on Gun Lobby (1/11/11)

Palin Palin Palin - Everywhere I go she is in my face

Utah city may use blimp as anti-crime spy in the sky

'Macaca' George Allen is back, because the Tea Party has made it ok to be openly racist.

Aretha Franklin clears up cancer rumors

Why does anyone give Dr Laura a forum to spew her garbage??

Regis Philbin says he's retiring from his weekday talk show

TOON: THIS MODERN WORLD on GOP reaction to Arizona shooting

TOON: THIS MODERN WORLD on GOP reaction to Arizona shooting

Dick Cheney mulls heart transplant

Congress Honors 9/11 First Capitalizers

Palin is setting up her excuse for when she finally crashes and burns.

20-25% Approval rate for Palin seems really high

"I wake up in the middle of the night screaming."

"I wake up in the middle of the night screaming."

— and Why Everyone Hates Her

NEWT: Palin a "formidable phenomenon" who needs to think before she speaks. USA! USA! USA! USA! USA!

Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act

Kent Conrad (ND) will not seek reelection - just mentioned on MSNBC

Police, judge and prosecutor enter hotel where "Baby Doc" is staying.

New Type Of Entanglement Allows "Teleportation in Time", Say Physicists

Andy Borowitz' take on the New Era of Civility, "GOP Says Obama Born ‘Near America’"

Shackleton's Whisky Goes Home: Century-Old Scotch Flown Out Of Antarctica

Will UE Workers Occupy Another Closed Factory?

Study: Smoking causes DNA damage to body within 15-30 minutes...

Fox shoots hunter with gun

Sarah Palin Song - Found On You Tube - TYT

video of woman falling into fountain while texting

Big Gains in Polls On Obama's Approval: ABC - 53 (+4), 43(-4) and CNN - 53 (+5), 45 (-3)

Who is more conservative?

Former Banker Hands Offshore Account Data to WikiLeaks

** January Photo Contest ** FINALS --- Race to the end

The Rude Pundit: The New and Not-Improved-at-All Dick Cheney Action Figure

The Rude Pundit: The New and Not-Improved-at-All Dick Cheney Action Figure

'Respect' for MLK: Surf Shop Celebrates With '20% Off All Black Products' Sale

White House is determined to reach out to GOP, 'open' to suggestions to improve health law (WP)

US: SOA protesters get the max, again

US: SOA protesters get the max, again

Rescue Dog Loses Leg In Fight (Rocky helped find survivors in the wake of Hurricane Katrina)

SC Gov Haley Approves Huge Salary Increases

A "Must Read" on how shady Don Issa truly is!!!

Does the Dem leadership have a plan against the non-stop investigations planned for Obama ?

20 years ago.

Kent Conrad to retire

Arizona can't declare Giffords' seat vacant

IBM's Watson: Your next VP of marketing?

The danger of the word “politicization”

Darren Bell's "Candorville" on False Equivalencies

DEM Susan Bysiewicz To RUN AGAINST Joe Lieberman

DEM Susan Bysiewicz To RUN AGAINST Joe Lieberman

200 cows drop dead.

Seniors Group Launches $1 Million Campaign to Stop Social Security Cuts

Deep layoffs take effect in struggling NJ city

Obama Orders Review of All Government Regulations

Cheney says he may have to have heart transplant

It's official: white supremacists support Sarah Palin and conservative "values"

Sony Plans To Shut Down CD Plant, Lay Off 310

Sony Plans To Shut Down CD Plant, Lay Off 310

Esquire: Why Does Roger Ailes Hate America?

Sarah Palin Schools Sean Hannity, Liberals on "Blood Libel": It's Been 'Used For Eons'

How Many Deaths Are Enough?

Who *isn't* in Bill Gates' pocket?

Apple stock drops $18.55 in opening worth a paltry $330...

Apple stock drops $18.55 in opening worth a paltry $330...

Has Obama's Presidency Improved Race Relations?

Repealing Health Care Is a Job Killer: It Would Slow Job Growth by 250,000 to 400,000 Annually

AP dismantles Republican claim that health reform will cost jobs

AP dismantles Republican claim that health reform will cost jobs

Don Kirshner, Rock Producer and Promoter, Dies at 76

President Obama dust off that birth certificate!

MINNESOTA: Gay Teen Commits Suicide - Franken sends condolences. Groups oppose bullying bill

MINNESOTA: Gay Teen Commits Suicide - Franken sends condolences. Groups oppose bullying bill

Los Angeles Times: Bradley Manning’s Imprisonment is “Inhumane, Indefensible”

What do you support cutting in the federal budget?

CAIR pulls "don't talk to the FBI" ad

CAIR pulls "don't talk to the FBI" ad

Where is the debate on jobs? All of the rhetoric from the right has not been about jobs. They lied

Just a quick "survey" type question.............

GOP Governor's MLK Day Speech: Only Christians Are My Brothers

GOP Governor's MLK Day Speech: Only Christians Are My Brothers

Is the Preamble to the Constitution of the United States to be interpreted as being legally binding?

Why do Conservatives lie so easily and often?

Why do Conservatives lie so easily and often?


If you want to do something to help stop bullying here is an idea

Happy Winter, DU!

Righthaven defendant wins first lawsuit dismissal motion

Who’s Underrepresented in Congress? Baptists, Pentecostals and “No Religion”

On raw cookie dough and salmonella.

On raw cookie dough and salmonella.

I am getting really fed up over this crap!

I am getting really fed up over this crap!

Camden, N.J., to lose nearly half its cops

Camden, N.J., to lose nearly half its cops

The reason the government serves the public good, is because if it doesn't,

Citigroup reports $10.6 billion profit; Saudi Prince Alwaleed affirms support for CEO

New Starbucks Drink Larger Than Average Human Stomach

Fixing The Economy - Email I Received

How can we implement a High Capacity Magazine/Clip Ban?

If Sarah Palin will not silence her magpie mouth....

Chicago Blackhawks Jim Cornelison sings national anthem the way it should be sung

Chavez is a Teabaggers dream for lowering debt

Health care lobby mum on repeal

Pelosi and Dems are just HORRIBLE and political messaging

3 shot at Gardena High School; gunman still at large [Updated]

Haitian Police Take Ex-Dictator Duvalier to Court

Haitian Police Take Ex-Dictator Duvalier to Court

Lot 354 - the Anatomy of a Forclosure

Private Employers Have Added 1.1 Million Jobs

Berkeley set to offer sex-change employee benefit

Part of being a grifter is believing your own bullshit...

PICS: What do doctors see when they work on Dick Cheney's heart?

How do you "accidentally" shoot three people at school?

Police shoot charging pit bull in Elgin home

Haiti prosecutor charges "Baby Doc" with graft, theft

Supreme Court orders election for governor this year (WV)

Breaking News - FCC approved Comcast destruction of

Working Together

U-Cubed - Uniting America's Unemployed --- 30 million ....

Joe Lieberman, Facing Crowded Field, MAY RESIGN

Mail a Penny to the White House...Social Security Cuts Make No Cents!

Mail a Penny to the White House...Social Security Cuts Make No Cents!

STFU Dick Cheney, just fucking retire and STFU, you are a dinosaur, STFU you angry old prick

More breaking - 7.2 quake in South West Pakistan

Comcast merger with NBC/Univesal approved, the little guy gets screwed again

Chilcot fury as Blair/Bush memos kept secret

Sarah Palin's favorable rating has dropped to 38%

NLRB Sues Four States Alleging Their Ban On Majority Signup Violates Federal Labor Law

I just received a thank-you email from Rudolf Elmer, the Swiss whistleblower.

Lieberman woke up this mornin' & got himself a beer. The future's uncertain, the end is always near.

Dear Sarah, please run for President, and announce ASAP, please

Anybody know what the record is for a FR thread?

First Pics of Loughner's Parents

Anyone have a link to the palin interview last night?

OMG Kathy Bates is a democratic!!!! Did any of you see the show Harry's Law

The battle hymn of the tea party republic

The battle hymn of the tea party republic

Why the Internet's Great for Totalitarians

Lieberman To Reveal 2012 Plans Wednesday In Stamford; Insiders Say He Won't Seek 5th Term; He Won't

Endangered Dems sound alarms about redistricting

Ministers are unhappy with signs

Scarborough: Google Byron Williams & Tides for Thin Layer Ice Beck Skates

John Pilger - Breaking The Silence: Truth And Lies In The War On Terror (video)

** January Photo Contest ** FINALS - last votes

Just In: 7.4 Magnitude Earthquake In Southwestern Pakistan

US and Israel developed Stuxnet Worm (anybody here surprised?)

A conservative calls out the RW: "Moving past right-wing rhetoric"

George Washington Statue Hidden In Box By NAACP?

Santa Monica - HS Student Suicide

SMOKING GUN: Vatican Warned Irish Bishops Not To Report Pedophile Priests (exact title)

Breaking - Sargeant Shriver has died

David Sirota: The Insidious Education-Industrial Complex - And How It May Ruin Your School

David Sirota: The Insidious Education-Industrial Complex - And How It May Ruin Your School

Free Press Denounces FCC Approval of Comcast-NBC Merger

Vermont moves forward on Single Payer (with the support of Leahy, Sanders and Welch)

Pictures from memorial on the front lawn,University Medical Center, Tucson Jan 17, 2010

"The latest Obama cheerleader is ... Dick Cheney?"

Frum on Palin's Hannity appearance: "She should stop talking now"

TechDirt: Ronald Reagan Library Indoctrinating Children To Hate Freedom Of The Press?

Ron Reagan Admits He Got Facts Wrong - A minor fact - Mom loves the book

I just received a robosurvey call from Rasmussen**.

Possible Terror Attack on MLK Parade in Spokane Thwarted

Consumer Reports Investigates: Glass bakeware that shatters

JOE SCARBOROUGH's Open Letter to Sarah & Glenn, etc

earthbone appreciation thread

earthbone appreciation thread

When Lieberman announces his retirement tomorrow what kind of digs is he going to make...

Baby Doc arrested in Haiti

LBJ buys pants

tweety jumps right on palin's head

tweety jumps right on palin's head

Where Have all the Dreamers gone? MLK said the following for your consideration:

Spokane Backpack Contained Bomb

VIDEO - Battery-operated Dick: Cheney describes the heart pump & battery packs that keep evil alive

Should Major US Pundits, Politicians be Prosecuted for Incitement to Murder, 'Terrorist Threats'?

Dear Wen Jiabao . . . . .

Sarah Palin's Jewish Problem

I Seem To Recall Reading Here On DU That The Dems Would Mount A Campaign Against This Repeal HCR....

Shooting Suspect Had Been Known to Use Potent, and Legal, Hallucinogen.

Eric Boehlert.. that's Boh-lurt

Corporate Guest List Revealed for Obama Meeting with China's Hu Jintao

Hannity's assertion about 10K google hits for palin

zach wamp - doing what unemployed formers do - shill

GOP Governor: Christians Are My Brothers And Sisters, Others Not So Much

Branstad starts slashing...

Democrats fight Health Care Reform Repeal with facts for each district.

How close are we to cloning human organs?

GOP lawmaker wants to end HIV prevention funding

Yesterday I fell in love with my dentist and his technician...

Pineapple, flipped out... If this is GD

Ohio Supreme Court Denies Law License for Grad with $170,000 in Student Loans

Corporate America’s Secession Continues, Unabated

Let's face it, if Cheney wants a heart transplant, they will find him one.....

The Most Divisive Poll in the History of DU

10 Things You Didn't Know About Darrell Issa

Sarah Palin's latest "Map o' Murrka" for her followers:

Greed of the Tunisian president's wife that drove a nation onto the streets to start a revolution

Virginia House backs constitutional amendment to limit unions

Cops: hubby caught watching porn, stabs wife to death, goes to b’ball game

Woman Mistaken For Robber, Tased

Woman Mistaken For Robber, Tased

Time to write the Joebiturary to LIEberman's Senatorial campaign!!

David Korten: The Illusion of Money

After five years, the family of a Virginia optometrist killed by a SWAT team finally gets closure.

ACLU requests neutral probes

As if

Headline at CBS News Blog - "Dick Cheney's Heart: Is it Working?"

2/3 of liberals have a clear idea of what liberalism is

Iggy vs Romaine

Obama's True Colors (Warning: Superficial)

Let's review: just today, I have heard President Obama's approach to governance complimented

The impact of Wikileaks on government agencies...

Do not miss the Pelosi interview with Rachel tonight

Miniskirts provoke rape, leading Russian priest says

Oldest North American Elephant Dies in Vallejo - Taj was 71

Reuters: Obama Admin Lied About Wikileaks Damage

Quitter sure is proving Nicole Wallace was right!

Quitter sure is proving Nicole Wallace was right!

After Tunisia, ‘Electrified’ Arab World Sets Sights On Brewing Revolt In Egypt

Ya know how a pitcher stands there, bent forward, looking for the sign from the catcher . . . .

"repealing health care law will be anti-veteran"

Job growth MUST be our number one priority as a nation.

Gay couple win B&B bed ban case

Gardena High student had brought gun to school previously for protection, friend says

Charges filed!!!! - "Baby Doc" (Updated with links and snippets)

"Haitian authorities to question "Baby Doc" Duvalier" - Reuters

What's Behind the Right Wing's Bizarre Obsession with the Gold Standard?

Just saw this on Rachel

More Vet support- New Vet Affairs House Chair Says: Look at VA Cost, Efficiencies and Privatization

oops, please delete

King Midas only cared about gold & wasn't happy until everything was gold. Is this the GOP of today?

Was Leibniz right?

How this 107 year old man makes his money last - retired for 41 years

Thousands of Florida kids in classes without teachers

Super green, superyacht

Krugman: Crucially, the media generally can’t tell the difference

The Price is Right, Bob Barker, and Fur Coats

Non Sequitur Exclamation!

Nun tells of healing after praying to John Paul II

Nun tells of healing after praying to John Paul II

To the highest bidder on DU, to commemorate the day....

Franken Assails FCC, DoJ Approval of Comcast-NBC Merger - FDL

Franken Assails FCC, DoJ Approval of Comcast-NBC Merger - FDL

Lawrence O'Donnell should've asked Trent Franks about this comment

Can there be audacity in hope?

The Administration lied to make it easier to shut down Wikileaks.

Didn't Obama order benefits for same sex spouses of federal employees?

Amber Alert: Boy, 4, Abducted In Stanislaus County (CA)

^^^Michael Reagan coming on Lawrence show

Progressive Alaska: Don't laugh off the "Battle Hymn" video.

Lawrence is ripping this republican a new one

Congressman Pete Olson won't give up his, but will vote to give up YOURS!

Congressman Pete Olson won't give up his, but will vote to give up YOURS!

"Baby Doc" - charged...then freed by prosecutors.

Mandatory Tuesday Malloy Truthseekers check in!! & Here's a new Kitty gif!

Did I miss a memo?

If Sarah Palin was a muslim, or if Glenn Beck was a muslim, they'd be in Gitmo by now.

Remember the book "Little Me" by Patrick Dennis?

HIIPA prevents insurers from denying coverage for pre-existing conditions - Roe

Are the woos winning on DU?

Pat Buchanan: The Left is Conducting Something of a Lynch Mob Against Palin, Beck and Limbaugh

so the little dick thinks Obama will be a one-term President

so the little dick thinks Obama will be a one-term President

"I'm glad we're now all agreed that Gabriel Gifford exaggerated her wound"

JFK's Inaugural Speech: what makes it great oratory?

Sending a message

Coyote Shot Dead In Beacon Hill Neighborhood

Toward a 21st-Century Regulatory System by President Barack Obama

Lawrence going off on another republican again

State Department Promotes Film about Leaker Daniel Ellsberg

Is Group Think dangerous?

Side-View Mirror Turn Signal Inventor Keith Taylor's Sad Tale

Side-View Mirror Turn Signal Inventor Keith Taylor's Sad Tale

Joe Lieberman to retire in 2012

Do we gain anything on DU by constantly knowing the latest thing said by Rush, Beck, Palin, etc?

Is there anything that Obama isn't willing to compromise on?

Diane Sawyer's 20/20 Special on Mark Kelly and Gabrielle Giffords

Mom died today.

Cutting Social Security on the grounds of making it more "progressive"

Speaker Boner did not attend the AZ service because he said he had

Cornell West is fucking awesome

Cornell West is fucking awesome

An email from Al Franken

I hope Cheney lives long enough...

Kathy Bates new show last night.

This Modern World: The shooting in Arizona? An isolated incident!

Will We Still Be Allowed To Post Here If We Support Democrats, But Not the President ???

If Ron Reagan was such an "embarrassment"

Comcastrophe: Comcast/NBC Merger Approved

By talking about his immediate anger following Gabby's shooting but not mentioning Palin, Mark Kelly

Why is the MLK parade bomb not the headline on every major news site?

Toon: Take your stand somewhere else

Huge Numbers of Students Don't Learn Critical Thinking in College

Mammoth Could Be Brought Back to Life In 4 Years

Iranian men to be stoned to death over gay sex

Joan Rivers: Palin is "an amazing woman" and "represents everything a strong woman should be."

Organ transplants: is there an age maximum?

Organ transplants: is there an age maximum?

Goodbye Enthusiasm Gap

Obama Approval at 50%--Disapproval at 42%---Gallup

Can anyone name a single time the vatican has been on the right side of history?

FBI: Bomb placed at MLK Day parade was ‘domestic terrorism’

Jon Stewart is eating Palin alive

I may be off the wall, but since automation has claimed many

Don Kirshner of "Rock Concert" fame Dead @ 76

BREAKING: Guy who told Leahy to go fuck himself on Senate floor thinks respect is "good."

Help me get out of my damn T-Mobile contract!

MLK was a very dangerous negro. We have not yet seen what he saw from that mountain top.

Joe Lieberman Not Running For Re-Election

In "honor" of the Comcast Merger- Mr Fish- "My Dream"

Possible Terror Attack on MLK Parade in Spokane Thwarted

Sarah Palin Battle Hymn. (Is there a gubmint agency that certifies idiots?)

Why does the US still have so many military bases in Germany?

Very nicely put...

Obama ALREADY HAS CUT Social Security

On restaurant food and how healthy it is

Here are the true signs of this "economic recovery"

Let's Get This Straight: There Is No Progressive Equivalent to the Right's Violent Rhetoric

"the claim that Social Security is self-financing and doesn't contribute to the deficit" is false.

Three good reasons to lower the retirement age

A knapsack with wires sticking out of it. Really? More domestic terrorism?

If you are an organ donor please amend your status

The Most Important Thing I Learned from My Father

CNN poll: Half favor repealing health care law. Which is why we should compromise and repeal the

Oliver Stone's New Film 'South of the Border' is online free now.

No McMansions for Millennials.

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

Nurse loses license for 20 years over sex with hospice patient

Source: Lieberman RETIRING!

The economy is improving, and pigs are flying out of my ass!

Does anyone in the USA actually give a shit about Hu Jintao's visit?

Does anyone in the USA actually give a shit about Hu Jintao's visit?

Could use a few hugs/good thoughts from my DU brothers and sisters tonight

I just stopped following @Maddow on Twitter.

This guy is investigating our President?????????

Someone, please post a link to Obama's statement he will cut Social Security.

A brave new world of fossil fuels on demand

Another Isolated Incident

Jon Stewart Mocks Sarah Palin’s Double Standard Over Inflamed Political Rhetoric - VIDEO

Obama announces review of government regulations

Conservatives rally behind Ricky Gervais

Mark Rudd (Part #1): DU Exclusive

Missing teen: Case ignored because she's black?

Glenn Greenwald: The Vindication (by Barack Obama) of Dick Cheney

Obama's Bogus Explanation For Troubles: Too Much Regulation - HuffPo

MINNESOTA: Gay Teen Commits Suicide

Study: College Students Not Learning Much

Can Governor Don Siegelman stay out of jail?

Camden, NJ firefighters turn in their gear - pics

RootsAction: A new progressive online initiative launched

Seymour Hersh unleashed: "Just when we needed an angry black man, we didn't get one."

Catholic Doctor Explains Native American Prayer He Delivered at Arizona Memorial

How do you use anti-lock brakes?

Beck told his listeners to read Mein Kampf...Jared did.

'Jewish group tells Fox to fire Glenn Beck'

RAW Exclusive - Sen Sanders: Obama May CUT SOCIAL SECURITY

Toon in response to those "would MLK get a gun?" posts

MIC 1, Taxpayers 0

I'm reading "Small Acts of Resistance"

Toon: Uh-Oh...


The sun rises two days early in Greenland, climate change is accelerating?

Mother Jones: Will the GOP's Budget Cuts Gut the Middle Class?

Vision: 8 Reasons Global Capitalism Makes Our Lives Worse -- And How We Can Create a New Kind of Eco

Toon: Corporate Fundamentalists

Tunisian revolution is a workers revolt and internet fueled

The Stakes Are Huge: There's Another Bank Crash Looming, and We Must Prevent Another Bailout

How many people are covered by PRIVATE health insurance in our country?

Supreme Court To Decide If California Can Reduce Medicaid

The Tragic US Strategy in Afghanistan

On labor...a place for some of my musings


Parts of Dixie celebrated Robert E. Lee day on Monday

What psychosis it like

It's the Eighth Annual Rocktivity/DU LBN "You Call This "NEWS?" Awards!

An open Letter you probably won't read...

If Keith Olbermann's ego would be any bigger

If Keith Olbermann's ego would be any bigger

UK government blocks release of Blair Iraq notes (1-18-11 David Stringer AP via Guardian)

WOW, he flipped out.

WOW, he flipped out.

Being for the Benefit of Mr. Kite!/I Want You (She's So Heavy)/Helter Skelter

I'll bet Horatio Hornblower got mighty effin sick of people askin' him to blow his horn.


Anyone know anything about the USDA Rural Loan Program?

Ricky Gervais rocked the muthafucking house last night!

So they say someday the universe will expand until it's completely cold and dark.

Dupe Sorry..

If you ever ge the chance to watch Austin City Limits....

A Star Wars episode never before shown...

Do you ACTUALLY fight...for your PARRRRRRRRRRRTAY?

I'm cross posting this link from GD. Lots of interesting stuff there.

Get any snow last night?

This little Jack Russel kicks butt! :)

Earth Timeline

For the Eric Clapton fans...

I enter a store that sells Transparent plastic sheets (as thick as plywood), and wait behind a black



Question about credit collection

Really want to know what NASA does with all that money

So I was riding out by Area 51 yesterday

Will you be watching?

I'm jonesing for a Canadian bacon and pineapple pizza.

Video - WOW! James Brown wasn't HALF this FUNKY on his OWN version of the song!

It's... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... MAGIC!!!!!

I'm getting TWO Boehners from this picture... ... .... ... ... NOT!!!!

Pizza Thread in GD

Spicy California Roll, M**therf**ker

Oh, I'm SORRY, but an "O-Town Reunion" without Ashley Parker-Angel is NO reunion at all. OMG, as IF!

Milt Jackson - The Oo Oo Bossa Nova feat. Joe E. Ross

OK I've got to share this one.....

For those who missed it. Walking dead is in reruns now on AMC.

Interesting church name.......

VIDEO: "We got drunk, and now we're gonna enjoy a bowl of MEAT."


When is a bat, not a bat?

I don't think MiddleFingerMom understands the use of ellipses...

Delicious - Jim Backus and Friend

My screen name song

My screen name song

The Highway Code

Mating Dance

Tamir Hendelman - The Cape Verdean Blues

Hi Lounge ... Anyone here join U-Cubed which unites unemployed?

Do you know people who manage to get paid by Who They Are,

Ladies, don't bother asking your males friends what "He's thinking" he's just trying to get laid....

Trivia question time: Which two South American countries border the European Union?

Cool. Tiny camera mounted on an arrow, looking backward.

Don Kirshner has died!

Can we have a truly tasteless dirty joke thread, complete with no appologies?

It's ON, buddy!!! 5 minutes... 5 MINUTES... and I bet I've rolled in something even STINKIER!!!!

Mouth Organ Madness

What are your cats / small dogs thinking when you pick them up and carry them?

I just won the battle of AOL for a neighbor lady, the account is canceled.

If you play CityVille and need to link up with another Democratic city...

She's in some honky tonk

Winfrey: Losing baby as a teen was 'my second chance'

Hey, Beach Boy fans, anybody know if

Who would still like Moorcock?

O.K., sorry but I've got a negative take on "Black Swan". No spoilers.

Armageddon is upon us.

Sarah Palin: Crosshairs Used By Democrats, Critics Not Going To Shut Me Up

UK linked to notorious Bangladesh torture centre

Songs with high in the title

Cats... from a distance of 5,487 miles...

Houston region stands to gain big after change in US-Cuba policy

Nun tells of healing after praying to John Paul II

Journalist Plans to File Charges Against 'Baby Doc'

Housing Market Plunge Passes Depression's

(Loughner) Parents emerge from seclusion

(English) Hotel broke law in gay couple snub

Former Attorney General Lord Goldsmith: Blair 'Ignored Legal Advice' Before Iraq War

"Is this something you can share with the rest of us, Amazing Larry?"

Haven't been around for a while

The Michael Douglas PhotoBomb....LOL

German firm's CEO removed over WikiLeaks cable

Kids today will never know the joy... the UNIVERSES that opened when this was delivered to your home

Ex-Haiti dictator holes up in luxury hotel

Prosecutors Seek to Search Berlusconi Offices .

Reuters: Toll From Suicide Bombing of Iraq Police Recruits Rises to 42 Dead, More Than 100 Wounded

Giffords could lose her seat if she does not recover by April

Southern Chile sees ongoing protests over gas prices

Pelicans turn up sick, dead off Jacksonville coast

Sri Lanka flood victims protest over food aid

Russia, Chile Scrap Visa Requirements

Tunisia coalition hits trouble on day two

Students protest over axed EMA support allowance

Christina Hendricks briefly loses $850,000 bracelet, then stashes it in her cleavage

Parents Upset About School On MLK Day

Russian President Medvedev visiting West Bank

Obama orders review of U.S. government regulations

AP dismantles Republican claim that health reform will cost jobs

Tunisia ministers quit new regime

NFL Replay

Righthaven defendant wins first lawsuit dismissal motion

FACT CHECK: Shaky health care job loss estimate

I Hate This

Do you think people who have an interest in history are weird?

Factoid: The Barefoot Contessa is neither a contessa nor barefoot.

Supreme Court refuses to revive effort to put DC same-sex marriage law to vote

Ohio Supreme Court Denies Law License for Grad with $170,000 in Student Loans

US lawmaker Giffords 'had previous death threats'

Berkeley set to offer sex-change employee benefit

Health care lobby mum on repeal

Police: Teen died of self-inflicted gunshot wound (Vermont)

Magnitude 7.4 - Southwestern Pakistan

Justice Department Approves Comcast Takeover of NBC Universal

U.S. approves Comcast-NBC merger

Kent Conrad to retire

This just in: Unknown woman joins bachelor in bed

That guy who played Wolverine is the Raiders new head coach!

Police: Teen died at MMU of self-inflicted gunshot wound (high school suicide)

Speculation of Duvalier's arrest mounts as police enter hotel

Guantanamo Inmate's Bid for Release Rejected as High Court Upholds Rulin

Sargeant Shriver has died

NFL Players' Union Files Collusion Claim

What's the legality of this

Facebook Starts Sharing Your Home Address, Phone Number With Developers

STOCK MARKET WATCH, Tuesday, January 18, 2011

Does anybody know this tune?

Piracy Reached Record Level in 2010, Monitors Say

Torched radio station forced off air by threats (Honduras)

Guatemala war crimes suspect arrested in Alta. (Alberta, Canada)

Husband of Rep. Gabrielle Giffords Willing to Meet Parents of Accused Gunman

Palestinian Flag Flies Officially for First Time in Washington

Michigan manufacturers call for business tax slash ($1.8B deficit)

Hundreds of (State of) Iowa jobs to be cut

Apple posts record revenue, earnings for Q1 2011

Sargent Shriver, a Peace Corps founder, dies at 95

Dist. 20 Republican fighting goes to court

Sources: FCC Comcast/NBCU Vote Expected Today

Ala. gov.: Non-Christians 'not my brother'

Man raised money for Republican candidates as his community service (sexually harassed teen girl)

7.4 quake rocks Pakistan

Two students shot at Los Angeles-area high school

Cutting-edge accelerator project lures top minds, creates jobs

Oswego County man raised money for Republican Party candidates as his community service sentence

Release Nears for (Gabrielle) Giffords

(Canadian military in Afghanistan) JTF2 command 'encouraged' war crimes, soldier alleges

Chile gov't seals deal to end gas price protest

Court Rules Government Can Continue To Suppress Detainee Statements Describing Torture And Abuse

2 in Egypt torch themselves; 1 dead

China’s Overseas Lending Surpasses World Bank’s

Deadly Explosion Rocks Tacony: Sources

Duvalier taken into custody

Breaking: A magnitude 7.4 earthquake has struck in Pakistan, according to the U.S. Geological Survey

Sargent Shriver dies at 95

Mexican Gang Kingpin Arrested

Blair-Bush notes will remain secret

German man admits mailing hundreds of tarantulas to U.S

Giffords's husband says she recognizes him ("If I hold her hand, she'll play with my wedding ring")

Cheney acknowledges he may have to elect a heart transplant, says technology better now

U.S. officials privately say WikiLeaks damage limited

Fifth Algerian sets fire to himself

China’s President Takes Message of Harmony to U.S.

Supreme Court Rejects Appeal by D.C. Marriage Equality Opponents

Gov.-elect Robert Bentley...says only Christians are his 'brothers and sisters'

Frist: Don't repeal health care bill

Feingold signs book deal ("While America Sleeps," his take on America's missteps since 9/11)

Podesta joins biotech firm with patent promising liquid fuels from solar energy

Vatican letter: Irish bishops were warned in '97 not to report all child-abuse cases to police

Seriously, "MacArthur's Park" is musical genius, especially Donna Summer's version of it

State law can't be used to oust Giffords

CMW & Heidi are MFM's FAVORITE couple EVER. It's not right.. but he can't stop picturing them in bed

wish me luck.

Ban on revealing Tony Blair's secret files angers Iraq inquiry chief

Most irritating character from the omnipresent insurance company commercials

FBI: Pipe Bomb Found On MLK Parade Route

300 Interviewed in Tucson Shooting Probe

US supports Chavez's request to intercept drug planes

Study: Many College Students Not Learning to Think Critically

School shooting at Gardena High School, California; gunman still at large

Breaking: Baristas at the Largest Starbucks in NYC Honor MLK by Joining the IWW Starbucks Union

Lieberman won't run for re-election

Obama Wants to Shed Rules that Hurt Job Growth

Tucson video 'leaves no doubt,' officials say

Rep. McCarthy Intros Bill to Ban High-Capacity Ammo Clips

Study: 129 million have preexisting conditions

Palin's Favorability Plunges

FCC Approves Comcast Merger

US objects to Bolivia bid for licit coca-chewing

Students Remember King's 'I Have a Dream' Speech

Robert Reich: Daley a Dedicated Public Servant

Thom Hartmann: Infanticide and War - bring them home!

Young Turks: MLK Would Not Support War In Iraq & Afghanistan

"Me, Inc." a Corporate-Person American Foundation production

Ed Schultz New Yorker on Rep. Issa's past troubles

Joe and Jill Biden participate in MLK Day of Service

MRN: Hu Jintao Chokes On Shoddy Chinese Toy

Weird Liberal Head Show #271: Politics, Tunisia, and the Weird News Channel

TYT: Shooting Victim Shouts 'You're Dead' at Tea Party Leader at Town Hall

Thom Hartmann: Confronting China over lost jobs and closed factories

Homer Simpson and gun control

Tunisia: German, Swedish and French mercenaries arrested in gun battles

Dear Mr. President

7000 Buffalo die in Vietnam The Mass animal deaths continues 2011! Dead Buffalo.

'No refusal' DUI checkpoints: Judges can Order Blood Tests on the Spot in 9 States

Schools Not Banks in Oakland, CA

Rachel Maddow examines the state of the Military Industrial Complex, 50 years after Ike

Dick Cheney on his Heart, Obama's One Term, And Keeping America Safe (10 Minute Warning)

Doctors Say to Boehner: Don't Repeal Health Reform

Sarah Palin Battle Hymn

The Young Turks: Sarah Palin Song!

We Are Change confronts David Rockefeller at Chilean Airport

The Health Care Debate Redux

Thom Hartmann: Can Governor Don Siegelman stay out of jail?

Support Group! Surviving the Transition from Human to Corporate

Glenn Beck's Call To Violence! "Shoot Them.....

Half of Younger Americans Have Preexisting Conditions

My rep. Tammy Baldwin sent this tweet out on healthcare reform stories

PPP: Goodbye enthuiasm gap

Krugman: Medicare and Health Reform

Tony Auth: The Republican House 'wild goose chase'

To the Tea Baggers and the "Profile Them" loons

Republicans get a jump on trying to take credit for the economic recovery

The White House On Health Care Offense.

President Obama: Toward a 21st-Century Regulatory System

62% say: Leave it alone, or make it Stronger (health care law)

OK,for many of us there has been a building frustration with Obama.

Gingrich and Frum criticize Palin

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"Obama admin steps up foreclosure prevention efforts"

Lizardman gets his first challenger in Connecticut but some say she's a lightweight

Obama orders review of environmental, health and safety regulations

"We can’t go backward."

Kent Conrad To Retire

Obama creates Houses of American Exceptionalism!

Getting To Know Darrell Issa

Learning the Wrong Lessons (Palin)

More evidence of Obama's rising approval: He's up to 50% in the Gallup Daily Tracking poll

Lieberman to announce he won't seek re-election sources say

Isolated incident or . ..

Thank God Cheney won't be alive to eat crow when Obama gets reelected in 2012

Why do all democracies have discrete elections rather than continuous voting?

And so it begins, "Health Care Repeal" in House

Fact: "Private Employers Have Added 1.1 Million Jobs Since the Affordable Care Act Became Law"

Gingrich praises Obama for Daley pick, Tucson speech

Obama signs executive order opening door wide open for Wall St. to gut gov't regulations

ABC/Wash Post: Pres Obama Approval rating: +9 swing since mid-Dec (Approval 54% - Disapproval 43%)

Why Obama May Be Wall Street's New (sic) Best Friend

MUST SEE TV!!!!! Sarah Palin Battle Hymn

I was wrong. I said that Obama needed to move to the left to get his poll numbers up.

Bill Frist: The GOP should drop this repeal healthcare stuff and build on it

Eugene Robinson: Palin’s Egocentric Umbrage

FRAME: Republicans against "government-run" healthcare need to drop their excellent benefits NOW

Eric Cantor reminds me of that whiny brat on the playground

Exclusive: Obama may cut Social Security, Sen. Sanders tells Raw

Poll: Majority of voters say economy is improving; credit due to Obama

People are saying it would be political suicide for Obama to cut SS.

Abortion foe (Randall Terry) plans Obama (PRIMARY) challenge

I gotta say it -- Obama has become a DLC pseudo-Democrat

Inside The Onion News Network

Eugene Robinson: Palin’s Egocentric Umbrage

Brutal Bookends: Our Middle’s Final Squeeze?

Assange: The Dutch need Wikileaks right now

In Corrupt Global Food System, Farmland Is the New Gold

The Anti-Regulators Are the “Job Killers”

After Tucson Shootings, Ariz. Republicans Push for Guns on School Campuses

Americans Face Economic Catastrophe -- Why Do the Political & Media Establishments Ignore Suffering

From Military-Industrial Complex to Permanent War State

Disinformation Fog Intensifies As Economic Turmoil Develops

Don’t Look Back

Egyptians set themselves ablaze after Tunisia unrest

When Radio Lies, Our Culture Dies

Matt Taibbi: The Crying Shame of John Boehner

Will banksters, corporados & their handmaidens in Congress wreck America?

DoJ veteran sees ‘dangerous precedent’ in letting Bush officials walk

6 Revolts the Tea Party-Obsessed Corporate Media Overlooked

Salon: The vindication of Dick Cheney

Bob Herbert: How Many Deaths Are Enough?

The Longest War - a book review.

Bangladeshi torture centre mapped by former inmate

Food for a Rooted Future

Writers' Guild East issues statement on Comcast/NBC merger:

Great Rob Rogers Cartoon

The Port Huron Statement of the Students for a Democratic Society 1962

"If food prices double, that means one meal every two days."

Bush doesn't deserve credit for Tunisia

Up to half in U.S. have pre-existing conditions - As many 129 million Americans

'Baby Doc' Duvalier charged with corruption in Haiti

Caligula's tomb found after police arrest man trying to smuggle statue

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Salon: Ron Reagan talks about his father's Alzheimer's...and responds to Michael Reagan

GE to sign slew of China deals

Haiti's democracy in the balance

Downsize or Modify? A Conversation with Noam Chomsky (Mickey Z.)

M$M: polls show public evenly divided over HCR. But don't say public FOR specific aspects of HCR

Comcastrophe: Comcast/NBC Merger Approved!" ...Free Press Reports"

Australia Opens Probe of CIA Rendition by Scott Horton

Without aid, Detroit PS may close half of its schools

Video Shows Chief US District Judge Roll Protecting Giffords Aide as Suspect Fired 32 Bullets

Video Survieliance Cameras ; Safeway 12 - Pentagon 1 ??????

After Tucson, can we talk?

The Secretive World of Bill Gothard

Public interest demands an end to secrecy over Blair-Bush war plans

CBO's response to John Boehner's request to evaluate budget impact of repealing AffordableHealthcare

Protect kids from gun owners and guns

Toward a 21st-Century Regulatory System-By BARACK OBAMA

NBC, Williams interview of Boehner: Williams didn't mention studies show HCR is NOT job 'killer'

A DU challenge. American exceptionalism - are we number 1 at anything anymore?

Lance Armstrong....SI blows the lid.......

I can find out so much about you

The Good Works of Sargent Shriver

Will Don Siegleman avoid incarceration.? Extremely important issue needs your attention:

Randy Terry says he's running against Obama in the 2012 Democratic primary

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

The myth of 'American exceptionalism' implodes

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

California’s ‘Big One’ could be massive ‘superstorm’ that floods state: scientists

The New Yorker on Darrell Issa

Egypt Announces Its Plan To Build 4 Nuclear Reactors.

M&G Analysis: Nic Dawes on Stiglitz lecture

Skagerrak Likely Will Become Too Warm For Cod - Regional Catch Already Off By 64% 2000-09

Head Of Brazilian Environmental Agency Resigns Over Pressure To License Belo Monte Dam - Mongabay

GA - $30 Million In State Fees Collected For Hazmat Projects In 2010; > $2 Million Spent On Same


Japan's Cap & Trade Plan Gone, South Korea's Going Fast - Carbon Positive

Yangtze Developers Quietly Remove Key Protections From Last Wild Area - Vital Biodiversity Will Go

Citizens' United: Still Just as Horrible, a Year Later

Solar Panels Used by Marines in Afghanistan Cut Fossil Fuel Consumption 90%

Do you think Mayor Bloomberg would issue Martin Luther King Jr a gun permit?

Obama Administration's New Proposed Gun Regulation for Border States Met With Bipartisan Dissent

How can we implement a High Capacity Magazine/Clip Ban?

Drug Raid - Watch how fast police shoot man with golf club

California's gun control laws

Lugar pushes to renew assault weapons ban

Bob Herbert: How Many Deaths Are Enough?

California's ban on internet/mail-order ammo struck down

(Gov.) Beshear content with lax gun rules in Capitol (Kentucky)

I found Michael Moore's arguments tonight on the Rachel Maddow Show weak

Ron Paul: Gun control push after Tucson massacre is ‘despicable’

Sherriff denies CHL to medical marihuana user

Martin Luther King applies for a gun permit in Chicago

How do you "accidentally" shoot three people at school?

NICS 2009 $200 Million Approved Only $30 Million Spent 2009 & 2010

Authorities: 14-year-old shoots 3 relatives, killing 2 with his birthday rifle

How can we implement a High Capacity Magazine/Clip Ban?

Today: At least two shot at Los Angeles-area high school

Honduras: right wing offers constitutional reforms

Torched radio station forced off air by threats

Russia, Chile Scrap Visa Requirements

UN 'concerned' about neo-paramilitary violence

Colombia begins nationalization of Plan Colombia

Ecuador moves to clean up courts, opposition balks

SIDOR not producing enough steel rods for the building industry

Honduras: campesino leader kidnapped, released

US supports Chavez's request to intercept drug planes

Congressman wants paramilitary statue demolished .

Lawyers accuse US of entrapping anti-Castro agent

US objects to Bolivia bid for licit coca-chewing

UK firm signs sweet deal with Cuban sugar producers

Bolivia launches fizzy drink made with coca leaf

So the Pat's are in the tripping game to--- hey--- and it was recored.

Mike Singletary joining Vikings' staff (linebackers coach)

Zenyatta crowned Horse of the Year

Y'all enjoy your Northeastern NFL playoffs because there ain't gonna be any next year.

SI’s Lance Armstrong Report Threatens To Unveil “Saddest Deception In Sports History”

Seriously...are most jocks this infantile?

Attn: Ohio State Haters have you seen the latest poll?

Review: "Beyond Gay: The Politics of Pride" Tries to Go Behind the Glitter

New Alabama Governor: Only Christians Are My Brothers And Sisters

BRITAIN: Christian Hoteliers Lose Right To Deny Rooms To Gay Couples

Redistricting matters to LGBT Americans

Hospital visitation rules take effect (Article and Video)

Court rejects appeal over DC gay marriage law

Maria Carrillo teen 'breaks the silence'

Chicago ministers say Martin Luther King would not have supported gay rights

Site determines the 20 most tolerant U.S. states

If you want to do something about bullying here is an idea

Homeless Shelter: Gays not welcome, no matter how in need they might be

IRAN: Two Men Sentenced To Death By Stoning For Having Gay Sex

Teen threatened for being gay; mother pulls him from school and is told he's truant

Gloat-Free NBA Scores (Monday, January 17)

Palestinians hoist flag at Washington mission for first time amid push for global recognition

UNRWA heads in Palestine quit

Emigrating Ethiopian Falash Mura land in Israel

Report: Russia To Announce Recognition Of Palestinian State

Izzeldin Abuelaish: A Voice for Peace

New era for Israel’s Left

Barak has brought about a more extremist, right-wing government

US: Recognize State of Palestine In 2011

Another Porn-Again Christian Priest arrested for downloading kiddy porn

Vatican letter: Irish bishops were warned in '97 not to report all child-abuse cases to police

Local Christians rally for Haiti

Nun tells of healing after praying to John Paul II

WISE Beholds a Pair of Dancing Galaxies

Chandra Images Torrent of Star Formation

The white deer of Wisconsin

Breakthrough in Converting Heat Waste to Electricity: nanocrystals of rock salt into lead telluride

Scientists trying to clone, resurrect extinct mammoth