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Archives: January 21, 2011

Satellite Launches Into Orbit - video

Down memory lane and my journal

The Bad Daddy Factor

The Bad Daddy Factor

(Rep. Gabrielle) Giffords taken outside for first time since shooting

Chavez says he won't give up decree powers

Obama Replaces Volcker with GE CEO Immelt - to help burnish pro-business credentials

Gates Foundation cooks data to support its pre-determined conclusions on teacher evals

Talk About Going Undercover: U.K. Cops Slept With Targets Of Their Spying

Talk About Going Undercover: U.K. Cops Slept With Targets Of Their Spying

NYC Dept of Ed wants to spend $1BILLION on technology & $3.4 BILLION on construction in 2012

Fuck! I can't find my glasses!

Sorry mods, I know this is against the rules, but.....

T + 21. Hey Julian; we're waiting. Bank of America?

After Health Care Repeal, GOP Targets Abortion

Boeing cutting 1,100 jobs from U.S. plants

The reunion for Carlina White - kidnapped as a baby

Iran nuclear talks under way in Istanbul

It's a funny thing, terror....

The Arts as Social Research - a fascinating lecture

Oil Good, Democracy Kaput

Obama & GE sittin' in a tree: Obama names GE's Immelt head of new economic panel

Karem Hughes - STFU

Another chance for Palin to play victim..

Mr. Holder, now that you have the Mafia under wraps, do you suppose you might have some time

Karzai, Afghan parliament set for clash in constitutional crisis

How the Power of Myth Keeps Us Mired in War

How the Power of Myth Keeps Us Mired in War

In the Sights of the American Dream

Bank of America CEO on CNBC: Consumer is 'healing and moving forward'

Goldman Sachs’ Elite 475 Reap Billions in Personal Profits

Architects of Gulf War (I) reflect on its aftermath

Breakthrough after U.S. warns China on North Korea

Most Frugal Cities of 2010... Top 20

Florida Tomato Pickers Finally Win Long Struggle for Penny-a-Pound Pay Raise

Get this to Rachel. Damn it. I think it's a potentially transformative article.

Senator Claire McCaskill (D): a conversation with bloggers in Kansas City

Senator Claire McCaskill (D): a conversation with bloggers in Kansas City

David Sirota: Is America Too Corrupt to Keep Up?

Health Insurance Companies Invest Government Medicare Payments before Using Them

"When I stand up my chair smells like a cat shelter" - Colbert translates Limbaugh (4:01)

For Today's OOPS File: Substantial Piece of Refueling Boom Falls Off EADS Tanker

"An escort did an illegal sexual act on me during her paid service to me''

Marines kill Afghan tribal leader after thrown rock breaks nose of U.S. commander Col. Paul Kennedy

Taliban order strict phone blackout in Afghan north

Friday Toons, part 2 -Republicans....always good for a laugh

First woman named to be a product chief at a Detroit automaker

Is the USDA Engaged in a Chicken-for-Beef-Swap?

Preibus' Republican National Committee: Subsidiary of David Koch's Americans for Prosperity?

joel klein slams teacher pensions, collects $34K/year forever for 8 years' work.

Toronto's new green roof law a first for North America

(Delusional) Palin Putting Out Presidential Feelers in Iowa

Free lunch, car cleaning, onsite health care, free laundry, climbing wall - best 15 places to work

Free lunch, car cleaning, onsite health care, free laundry, climbing wall - best 15 places to work

Apple's Tim Cook profiled as "most powerful gay man in Silicon Valley"

Apple's Tim Cook profiled as "most powerful gay man in Silicon Valley"

all yours...

In another nod to gays, feds tackling housing bias

He laughed while he was torturing me

Blackwater Founder Trains Somalis

Friday Toons, part 3

Wow. Watch this if you haven't seen it already!

Learn the Golden Rule and memorize it well...

Friday Toons, part 4

Making cheese from Icelandic sheep

My daughter is on-hold to talk to Stephanie Miller!

Friday Toons, part 1- Health Care Kabuki

Can you help me?

National Enquirer: Todd Palin Sex Scandal...

Don't pee in my Wheaties

What's this MOTHER FUCKER smiling about

"We have no evidence of any braking"...Iggy Pop drummer Alex Kirst dies in hit-and-run

I can't take this call right now, my phone's in a crocodile. Please leave a message at the tone....

John Boehner -- The Speaker

So... what ever happened to the "rules change" vote in the senate?

Breaking: FBI Interrogated Gulet Mohamed Without Counsel at DC Airport

Why The Pa. Abortion Doc's Case Is About Poverty, Not Roe v. Wade

Filibuster Reform Watch 2011

Promises Kept

Promises Kept

Special Health Care for Congress: Lawmakers Health Care Perks

OMG! Putin "Pleasure Palace" pics!

How Could I lose you? You were never mine.

House GOP moves to end public financing of campaigns

Aurora police searching for Moron

MTV Worried 'Skins' May Violate Child Pornography Laws

Cheney Praises Obama For Coming Around

The Empire Strikes Back (here we go again)

FBI looks into bid rigging at courthouse auctions

Colbert on Mika on Palin Fatigue

The right-wing hate industry needs to be attacked as savagely as the videogame industry was

Why are Republicans pushing guns onto the college campuses?

Tony Blair wanted a 'gung-ho' approach to Saddam a year before Iraq invasion

Will Repubs tie debt-ceiling vote with heathcare repeal?

New report quantifies just how much a car commute crushes your soul

Organ trafficking: no myth

Organ trafficking: no myth

Bernice King Declines SCLC Presidency

Do you want to watch something that will instill hope?

darn - Crisco has modified soybean in it

darn - Crisco has modified soybean in it

Defunding USAID Is a bad idea

Assange Biopic Headed for the Big Screen — Wikileaks: The Movie

Navy Reports a ‘Breakthrough’ for Its Superlaser

Montel Williams Health Master

DU Co-Founder Skinner's TYT Interview Transcript

Michelle "batshit crazy" Bachmann considering a 2012 Presidential bid

They just cut away from the price is right for a special report: Giffords just left the hospital

Giffords leaves Tucson for Texas rehab center

Let Repug SHUT down the Govt. during War over HCR

OWTF!!!

OWTF!!!

Can we blame Janet Napolitano?

Did the Poor Cause the Crisis?

Lawrence O Pressing Reps to Encourage Bachmann to run for POTUS

HELP! I can't decipher this court ruling. "Constitution is Void"???

Mr. President: The Fight for the Middle Class Isn’t in Washington

Dean Baker: Now There's Even a 'Progressive' Plan to Gut Social Security

A Healthier Walmart?

"If you absolutely believe that 100 percent of your students will go to college, they will"

Caption?

When Tragedy Strikes, Pundits Leap Into Action - From Ruben Bolling's Tom the Dancing Bug

When Tragedy Strikes, Pundits Leap Into Action - From Ruben Bolling's Tom the Dancing Bug

Lawsuit: Federal Prisoners With "Unpopular Political Beliefs" Isolated, Abused

Star Tribune: Franken makes a Tea Party friend

Could we get a donut hole in SS?

So bad, it's bad: Steampunk Palin

Sometimes things go horribly wrong

If a great society cannot help the many who are poor, it cannot save the few who are rich.

Does anybody else hope that the Randall Terry thing is a lib-rul plot?

Healthy Insanity

The GOP's rude awakening on health-care repeal

Common Cause asks probe of Scalia, Thomas ties to Kochs

The big catch that might just get away

Vigorous Debate on American Exceptionalism to be aired Monday on Russia Today

Paranoia Over Legal Status Of WikiLeaks Breeds New Generation Of Scams In The US

Rediscovered "Spider-Man" comic promotes... Planned Parenthood!

Esquire's State of the Union - One interesting proposal

OMG 2nd grade sex acts ... teacher does NOTHING ?!

Sole U.S. producer of lethal injection drug quits market

Chipotle fires hundreds, draws protest

Gov. Patrick (D-MA) proposes raising retirement age for public pensions from 55 to 60

"Not Waste, but a Vast New Energy Resource"

"Movement for the People Summit" live on C-SPAN3 -

Lol of the day: Hubert Blackman Says Hooker Did Not Spend Enough Time With Him, Sues For $1.8M

"Anger is a wind which blows out the lamp of the mind"

College student files suit for $1.8M saying Las Vegas hooker didn't spend enough time with him

The Republicans are "lethal fools." And the Democrats are too afraid to say it.

BIden about to speak at the House Democrats Retreat

Unions see sharp membership declines again

FAA warns of ongoing GPS issues in southeastern US

What older features of DU do you miss?

CHEMICAL CAUSED NERVE DAMAGE TO MILITARY BASE WORKERS

George H W Bush admits that he invaded Iraq for oil

Option for states to declare bankruptcy...

Confronted by blogger, Santorum fails to differentiate between little girl, dish of cells

Paul Ryan Tapped To Deliver GOP State Of The Union Response

Obama names Jack Welch accolyte and GE CEO, Jeff Immelt, to top job on his economic team.

"Teahadists" -- will it catch on?

NYC Votes to Change Taxi Driver Dress Code

Philly man wins release from prison after more than four decades

Idaho Lawmakers Cite Founder Of Neo-Confederate Hate Group To Justify Plan To Nullify Health Reform

Plans being drawn up to let states go bankrupt

If you don't like my politics, blame my dad.

Sorry Tea Partiers -- The GOP Only Cares About Their Corporate Paymasters and Wealthy Elites Like

Women get no help in arrest of alleged car thief. Detroit is so bad off these women

Was there one person on any of these deficit panels or in the deficit hawkish

good riddanance joe...liar-man

Immelt: Deregulation "unlocks productivity and speed"; "we should be executing" deficit report

Anybody catching this guest on MSNBC railing that nothing actually was

Are verbal "contracts" binding?

Bonus Payments to City Retirees Are Drawing Ire

French official says Afghan withdrawal needed

Don't you leave me, Christina-Taylor Green. Don't you die on me

"America must brace itself for turbulence"

Arguing with a "libertarian" What would a Ron Paul America look like?

Tony Blair's promise to George Bush: count on us on Iraq war

GOP’s State Of The Union Responder Would Set Higher Tax Rates On Middle-Class Than Millionaires

Seattle area cops responsible for (innocent) man's brain injury

Brilliant freeps find the smoking gun: Hawaii Law: Child born prior 1967 must have Christian name

Staff of New (R-SC) Gov has proven they deserve their higher salaries in two days!

Susan Hileman on Christina Taylor Green - 'I'm so sorry that I couldn't bring her home.'

Facebook Raises $1.5 Billion At $50 Billion Valuation

2 Suns? Twin Stars could be visible fr Earth by 2012

delete - it was live

There is no such thing as an unbiased opinion

Beck's call to violence: "Shoot them in the head"

Graffiti Threatening Governor Brown Turns Up In 2 Places In SoCal

Why democrats on the national, state, regional, county, and city level lose elections

Health Secretary Sebelius: ‘There is no taxpayer funding for abortion’

Megyn Kelly and the Nazi question: when -- and who -- can use the word?

Poll we never see: Would you prefer cuts in SS and Medicare benefits or ending the wars?

UPI: Ted Kennedy Jr. may run in 2012 for the seat being vacated by Lieberman

Doctor: Transfer of Giffords to Houston flawless

We shouldn't even hear the words "Social Security"

We shouldn't even hear the words "Social Security"

Toxic Waste Nuclear Sludge Chew Bars actually toxic; Candy bars contained lead, yanked from shelves

This Modern World

Howard Dean "accomplish real change and reelect President Obama in 2012"

A One-Way Trip to Mars: It is Time for NASA to GO.... or go away

HOW WILL FREEPERS BE ABLE TO EXPRESS THEMSELVES??111

My Prediction on Jeff Immelt: "Increase or Eliminate the H1B Visa Quota"

All Praise Saint Sarah! "our first female combat soldier" YEP,really

House Republicans offer own healthcare legislation

America's Mayor© ascends to throne of King of Making No Fucking Sense© RE: "blood libel"

Willie Mays talks to students at Polo Grounds site - story with pics

Vermont governor wants state single-payer system by 2014

Moron: Decides Eating M&Ms More Important Than Robbing Bank

Leaving Tucson Giffords responded very well to Applause - Smiling

Doctor conference at Houston on Giffords

Republican Mayor: The Stimulus Package ‘Worked,’ It’s ‘Unfair’ For House GOP To Attack It

Vivian Maier: A life's lost work seen for first time (BBC) {fascinating story!}

**BBC World News, Blair 'regrets' re Iraq. Pope v Berlusconi behavior.

Re Gifford tragedy. For the record, as a proud member of DU since 2001, I am delighted with the

Re Gifford tragedy. For the record, as a proud member of DU since 2001, I am delighted with the

Racy 'Skins' prompts Parents Television Council to call for investigation

Bipartisan praise for Joe Lieberman BY GLENN GREENWALD

This is a Howard Dean appreciation thread.

Not-so-Good Samaritans stuck in pile of irony

Police alarmed over graffiti claiming Calif. Gov. Brown to be killed on Valentine’s Day

Joe Lieberman Insists Iraq Was Developing WMDs Despite No Evidence

Do you agree that the American political right is the furthest right in the Western World?

Largest rocket ever launched from the west coast puts new spy satellite in orbit

Arguments

Florida governor demands education reform yet doesn't attend conference

Jim McDermott makes scholarly plea for primary care

ND's Congressman Broun comments on SOTU seating

ND's Congressman Broun comments on SOTU seating

Sen. Sanders Blasts GE's Immelt on Jobs

Barton's editorial on "obamacare" in my paper today

Help with Healthcare Poll

What do you think Q4 GDP will be for 2010?

Bunga bunga??

Catch "Hardball" on the repeat if you didn't already see it and

Is there or is there not a very convenient out for those who want Obama primaried, which goes some-

Is there or is there not a very convenient out for those who want Obama primaried, which goes some-

BANK BUST FRIDAY !!!! ..... New Year, Same Sh*t Edition

The GOP has decided

Michele Bachmann to deliver her own State of the Union rebuttal

WOW! A batshit crazy rebuttal to the S.O.T.U. @ www.TeaPartyExpress.org? WOW! USA! USA! USA! USA!

Tony Blair to George W. Bush: I Would Catch a Grenade For Ya, Throw My Hand on a Blade for ya......

Freshman Missouri lawmaker loves lobbyists and 'all the free food and stuff you get'

Freshman Missouri lawmaker loves lobbyists and 'all the free food and stuff you get'

Shot congresswoman's GOP foe: Can I run again yet?

Chuck Todd: House GOP not focused on jobs

Families Reject Blair Apology Over Iraq Dead

Glenn Beck Target Frances Fox Piven Who Now Gets Death Threats

Guess who's coming to dinner...

It's bank failure Friday!

Steve Cohen's comment demonstrates why bringing Nazis into the political

James O'Keefe and friends plead guilty in Mary Landrieu office caper

Will anyone here miss the crying about un-rec?

Confronted by blogger, Santorum fails to differentiate between little girl, dish of cells

Confronted by blogger, Santorum fails to differentiate between little girl, dish of cells

Tweety is tearing Bachmann a new one

JP Morgan Gets Tax-Payer Dollars When Americans Go on Food Stamps but Sends the Work to India

Have dentists' business fallen off drastically? Reason I ask is

Have dentists' business fallen off drastically? Reason I ask is

Palin to be prosecuted for inciting violence if she visits Australia, attorney says

Goldman Sachs thread,

TIRR Doc: "She looks spectacular (Giffords)

10 Indicted in $20M Real Estate Scam

Police consider graffiti about killing Jerry Brown a 'terrorist threat'

Montana bill would prohibit local anti-discrimination ordinances

Bachmann approaches Iowa with trail of misstatements

Lieberman has said he won't rule out a position in the Obama Administration

My editorial on the new faces on the House Vet committee printed today

AP: Manson follower Krenwinkel denied parole

NOW Giuliani calls himself a moderate.

Damn Keith... Are You Reading My Posts Again ???

Damn Keith... Are You Reading My Posts Again ???

Former Chicago police Cmdr. Jon Burge sentenced to 4 1/2 years in Club Fed

On Congressman Cohen and Total states

At what point will Obama's bipartisanship raise the question "Why do we even have two parties?"

Palin humor

How much more blatant can he be? Scalia to address Teabaggers in closed-door meeting Monday.

Low-tax states attract budget-conscious Americans

Our Government-Funded Mission to Make Haiti Christian: Your Tax Dollars, Billy Graham's Son, Monsant

Father loses son and daughter same day as wife's funeral

what happens when a chiropractor "adjusts" your neck?

If Bachmann is the Republican nominee in 2012, how many states will Obama win?

At least two others were faster than me on the Countdown news. Please merge or delete. n/t

At least two others were faster than me on the Countdown news. Please merge or delete. n/t

The last edition of Countdown?

PRIVILEGE - is affluence the ultimate indicator in the USA?

Bachmann, Minn. Pub Radio, text + audio:

Keith sez: "this will be the last edition of 'Countdown'. I'll explain that next."

So Beck, Hannity and O'Reilly continue on while Keith loses his show

Maybe he has a better gig? What the hell. Why can't he just tell us WTF happened instead of

BETTER NOT BE!

Breaking in Seattle and north - I-5 is shut down around Alderwood near the

Unrec was only another Shiny Thing.

SHIT!

So Comcast will cancel contracts

"Liberal Media" my ass!

OMG! What a terrible thing!

This will be the last edition of Countdown

Rachel appearing on her own show when she's supposed to be off?

Did Keith Just Sign Off ???

So which Teabagger will attempt to diss the President

Here is the issue with getting rid of UNREC......

LETS SEE....RACHEL...ED....AND LAWRENCE Will be NEXT...

If Keith Olbermann having his last show is related to the Comcast merger we need to get Bernie

If Keith Olbermann having his last show is related to the Comcast merger we need to get Bernie

Rick Santorum Compared An African American To A Fetus

Chris Hayes is nailing it!!!! n/t

Chris Hayes is nailing it!!!! n/t

GOP approval ratings plummet as they ignore the economy

Keith's last tweet on twitter:

Post over on MediaBistro....

Was talk radio heavily anti-MLK last week?

Was talk radio heavily anti-MLK last week?

According to a fellow student, Sarah Palin has opened doors for other women...

LAST EDITION OF COUNTDOWN!!?!?!?!? WTF??!?! n/m

Rachel Also ?

So, how many men are leaving the military because of the repeal of DADT?

You Don't Need Cable To Watch MSNBC

GOP’s State Of The Union Responder Would Set Higher Tax Rates On Middle-Class Than Millionaires

Chris Hayes in for Rachel tonight. Damn.

CNN, here's your chance to be relevant again....time to get some Ted Turner mojo going

Maddow...

What is Comcast & MSNBC's phone number I'm calling to bitch

Josh Marshall @ TPM: What The Hell Was That About?

What is Keith going to do now?

News Breaks, and I see it here first..reported within 5 minutes of the event itself..

News Breaks, and I see it here first..reported within 5 minutes of the event itself..

WTF? The man's seat isn't cold and they are running his Lean Forward commercial promoting M$NBC?

Josh Marshall: What The Hell Was That About?

MSNBC just ran

Murder, mayhem, mammal molestation, and mopery with intent to flaut are BAD THINGS

Olbermann - AC360 Discussion

Conspiracy Theory: Olbermann's Tweets

Maddow...

Resigned Equals BEING FIRED....

Resigned Equals BEING FIRED....

Honestly, how are people sleeping at night without Ambien and a stiff drink!

Well... I just turned the TV off, and turned on my IPAD

Alright I tuned in For Tyler and JLo.

I'm drinking Maddow's favorite cocktail, right now.

Lawrence O’Donnell will take his spot.

Lawrence O’Donnell will take his spot.

A programing note- Rachel is on Bill Maher tonight. nt

"Lean Forward" my ass. MSNBC just took a huge step backward.

$3.17 a gallon today when I filled up here in West Michigan. Remember as fuel goes up

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OK I'm looking for a good side

OK I'm looking for a good side

What's the point of being bipartisan and civil w/ people who are hardcore partisan and uncivilized?

What's the point of being bipartisan and civil w/ people who are hardcore partisan and uncivilized?

What's the point of being bipartisan and civil w/ people who are hardcore partisan and uncivilized?

so, anybody else notice all the newbies in here tonight?

If a subject is taboo, like incest, wife-beating, Nazi techniques, does that

Rumor has it that Anderson Cooper will be discussing Keith tonite.

Keith Olbermann just announced tonight was his last show!

Fired Or Not, Comcast is to blame

ComCast Deal Passed by FCC WED..Keith Fired by Friday

Video: Olbermann Announces Tonight Is Final Edition of Countdown

Any more news on the Sex Scandal?

"Crosshair in the Crosshair"

We need a petition to get Keith back on like in November 2010

Well, shit fire!

Santa Barbara hope to realign benches so that pedestrians avoid encounters with the homeless

My god, I am hearing a conspiracy nutter on the Rhodes show

Breaking news at 10PM on ac360 re: Olbermann Fired

7 years ago, he was the only light of truth we had... those dark days in 2003

Keith Olbermann abruptly departs MSNBC

FOX stuck with Bill O'reilly during his sexual harassment scandal!

First Thing From Google Re: KO !!!

Scarborough

Onion News Network is debuting on IFC

Onion News Network is debuting on IFC

HBO - $5 a month through August, immediate activation, cancel any time.

AP had this keith story at number three at the top of the hour

If CNN's reporting is accurate, Keith Olbermann was FIRED - he did not quit

If CNN's reporting is accurate, Keith Olbermann was FIRED - he did not quit

LOL. Apparently there's going to be a Dancing with the Stars response to the President's address.

Variety: Comcast not involved in departure; they were told Tuesday

Rachel on with Bill Maher

Do you feel safer yet?

Hello "visiting" Freepers!

It was comcast - watching ac 360

Am I the only one elated that Cenk is getting his own show?

And we have effectively crossed another marker

And the next American President will be …

Obama's new economic advisory board head, GE CEO Jeffrey Immelt, shipped manufacturing jobs overseas

Donahue, Banfield, Shuster, Olbermann --

Keith, Oprah has a new Network [OWN] talk to her bring Rachel & Ed with you...

Keith, Oprah has a new Network [OWN] talk to her bring Rachel & Ed with you...

Well, I know this is not progressive of me, but I will never again watch MSNBC..

Get ready for MSRNC

Dr. Laura Schlessinger speaks of betrayal and revenge

I'm boycotting MSNBC and will NOT watch Cenk Uygur on MSNBC until Olbermann comes back!

Whatever the "cover story," losing Keith is a loss of a voice of reason and sanity

Enfield library cancels screening of "Sicko"under pressure from council and mayor

Colleagues begin to weigh in on KO: Aaron Brown twitter below

I'm watching the State of the Union

If forced - who would you vote for US President: Michelle Bachman or Sarah Palin

Something to keep in mind with the Olbermann situation.

For Those That Thought I Was Too Harsh, I Feel Bad, And I'd Like To Explain...

I'm going to have to boycott political reporting until the grave dancing lets up.

MSNBC says it's ending contract with Keith Olbermann; last broadcast of 'Countdown' tonight

California gets shipment of drug for executions, $36K for one pound

wiki already says KO "was" the host of countdown--that was fast.

Looks like Anderson Cooper is going to be must-see TV tonight

Predictions re: Olbermann?

Network Statement from MSNBC about Olbermann

It's the PASSION folks. That's why KO scared them.............

It's the PASSION folks. That's why KO scared them.............

And in the meantime - this asshole gets to keep his job

Cenk Uygur will be filling in Ed's time slot. Cenk should tell MSNBC to SHOVE IT !!!

Cenk Uygur will be filling in Ed's time slot. Cenk should tell MSNBC to SHOVE IT !!!

Cenk Uygur will be filling in Ed's time slot. Cenk should tell MSNBC to SHOVE IT !!!

DU Dilemma

I've never watched Keith Olbermann

Let's Get the Facts Straight About Public Employee Pensions

They don't have Keith Olbermann to kick around anymore!

Confronted by blogger, Santorum fails to differentiate between little girl, dish of cells

Good night and Good Luck. nt

Doctor: Giffords heard cheers leaving Ariz., smiled

Rachel can hold her own

"these days the Obama team seems far more preoccupied with deficit reduction than job creation"

Is liberal-bashing acceptable?

What boils me is the idea of O'Liely popping open the champagne over this

Who had the Worst Week in Washington? Hu Jintao.

Doesn't Oprah have a network? I don't know how all this TV shit works.

Sam Stein from Huff Post just tweeted this re: Keith O.

Rachel Maddow on with Bill Maher shortly

Dear Mr. Olbermann, please start a "show" on the internet. Use a site or

Review "The Adventures of Todd and Trouser Snake"

We can (and will) whine and moan about Keith.

businessinsider.com: it was Comcast!

Apropros Chomsky

Unrec'd

If MSNBC was really dumping the progressives why do Rachel, Ed & Lawrence still have shows?

My Prediction---- Rep. Gabby Giffords will Speak at 2012 Dem. Convention

So... Not Only Are We Starting To Suck As A Country... And We Ain't Too Sure What Our President...

"The House That Keith Built"

Marriott says no to adult movies in new hotels

USA - USA - USA - USA - USA - USA - USA - USA (etc.)

Rupert Murdoch set to arrive in UK with News Corp mired in crisis

A few of Keith's best special comments

MSNBC to Rachel, Ed, etc.: THIS CAN HAPPEN TO YOU

MSNBC to Rachel, Ed, etc.: THIS CAN HAPPEN TO YOU

As Gabby Giffords was in the ambulance on her way to the airport today . . . . .

When you hear the term "righteous anger" . . . . .

My FB friend just created "Ms-Nbc is the Worst Person in the World"

Rich people having trouble selling their yachts

Facebook Fights U.S. Pressure Over WikiLeaks

Don't miss the re-broadcast of Sargent Shriver's eulogy/wake @ midnight

Mandatory Friday Malloy Truthseekers check in!! TGIF!

Rachel outstanding on Bill Maher.

HBO online stream Link

Keith Olbermann is history...Looks like he's been fired.

big news....

Would Keith be an option for replacing Gibbs??

for all those that think teachers have it gravy

Keith Olbermann just resigned from MSNBC

Ironic... Keith Olbermann's Departure #1 Story On CNN...

Heads up: ABC Nightline has an Olbermann piece coming up

The Christine O'Donnell Hour starts February 7th on MSNBC at 8PM ET/7PM CT

AMERICAblog: I stand with Keith

Anyone else get the feeling the United States is going in the dumper?

Did Comcast Kill Keith ???

So... It looks like we are becoming "The Underground" again.

Versus

I really hope Keith will run for political office.

Boycott Comcast!!!!!

If not Comcast, then who else could have factored into KO's premature termination?

Keith Olbermann - how about Comedy Central for your new digs?

Salut !!!

Rachel is making Steve Moore look like dog poop on Bill Maher's show tonight

Kurtz smears Olbermann on AC 360

Lou Reed is America

Ali Belshi said Keith's been shopping around for next spot for some time.

Palin Sex Scandal Brewing....

Is there any chance of some other network picking up KO?

Olbermann unemployed, Beck & his peeps still have their jobs even after "shoot 'em in the head".

Fatal hit-and-run accident leads to mob beating

Fatal hit-and-run accident leads to mob beating

Obama's new Jobs Advisor Immelt in 2009: "India Will Be A Centerpiece in Our (GE's) Growth"

There needs to be progressive version of Rupert Murdoch....

There needs to be progressive version of Rupert Murdoch....

There is another possibility on Keith's situation....

Jeffrey Immelt's job-creation record = Dramatic drop in American employees over past five years

Saving Ears, Not People: 7 Cases in Which Mass Shooters, Incl. Jared Loughner, Used Ear Protection

Saving Ears, Not People: 7 Cases in Which Mass Shooters, Incl. Jared Loughner, Used Ear Protection

Voice your protest (212) 664-4444

Call to ACTION! Ignore Sarah Palin week!!!

++++ CAUTION ++++ DU Meltdown ahead

Internet Armageddon all my fault: Google chief

After Firmly Standing By What He Said, Steve Cohen 'Apologizes'. Hopefully It'll Keep J Street Happy

Hate the thought of all the gloating that'll be on the Faux propaganda channel.

Check out this James Thurber fable.

Happy 10th, DU! Can you believe the @#$! we have all been through together?

Obama Releases Interrogation Memos, Says C.I.A. Operatives Won’t Be Prosecuted

Hey!! Has anyone heard that Glen Beck said "Shoot them in the head"?!?

Here DUers - have at it!

Justice Scalia set to address Tea Party Caucus on Capitol Hill

Katie Coric's contract is ending. How does "The CBS Evening News with Keith Olbermann" sound ?

Megyn Kelly: Fox News Pundits Don't Make Nazi References

Rocky Times Ahead: Are You Ready?

Sooooooooo how long can the Republicans in the house..

Ironically, last year, Olbermann said Comcast would make MSNBC more liberal

So Obama moves to the center, appoints Immelt to biz friendly post, GE cans KO same day

So Obama moves to the center, appoints Immelt to biz friendly post, GE cans KO same day

States may be allowed to declare bankruptcy

Just The Same Old Dumb

"Shoot Those Leftist Bastards Dead"

Salud and thank you, Keith. I love you, but the world needs less anger right now.

Rachel's Statement on Keith's Departure...

Phil Donahue, David Schuster, Keith Olbermann ... MSNBC Hits The Trifecta?

Christine O'Donnell forms GRIFTER-PAC, FR responds

Petition on line - I Stand with Keith

UPDATE: Sis atlast is doing better, looks like they got all the malignancy.

It is telling that competing networks are leading with Olbermann's firing. I

Only 11.9% of workers in a union

Only 11.9% of workers in a union

"When you make fun of Sarah Palin, you are making fun of me,"

Serious Question: Do I 86 Comcast for Verizon?

One of the more interesting points from Olbermann's statement

It is easier to get a gun than mental health care

AT&T Donates $377,500 to The Tea Party

AT&T Donates $377,500 to The Tea Party

MSNBC is going to Shuster Olbermann -- NYT

New MSNBC Evening Lineup Cenk 6pm, Lawrence 8pm, Rachel 9pm, Ed 10pm

A common misconception that many people have with doctor, dentist and veterinarian relationships

Keith Olbermann Resigns From MSNBC (Updated)

Glenn Beck says he fears another 'Reichstag moment.' An American expat's view from Germany

If you have Comcast, move to another provider

If you have Comcast, move to another provider

If you have Comcast, move to another provider

New York Times - Olbermann Leaves ‘Countdown’ on MSNBC

Sincere question for VN/WW2 vets on DU- were suicides as prevalent then?

Rachel on Real Time - cuts down Steve Moore (neocon) on Reagan & Star Wars

The Big Lie Lie: Digby On Why Jon Stewart Is Wrong About Referencing Goebbels

Bachmann Takes The Lead!

Bachmann Takes The Lead!

It was a force-out!!! KO had contract thru 2012!

It was a force-out!!! KO had contract thru 2012!

Mall security cameras...

Mall security cameras...

Re: Keith resigning/ousted/whatever happened...it just doesn't matter.

Palin to be prosecuted for inciting violence if she visits Australia

I give Rachael Maddow Six Months

GOP Introduces Insane $2.5 Trillion Budget Cut Proposal, But Stumbles and Mocks Specifics

Common Cause asks DOJ to look into Scalia + Thomas misconduct in Citizens United Case

Common Cause asks DOJ to look into Scalia + Thomas misconduct in Citizens United Case

Marry a Muslim or die' threat to Harry Potter actress revealed as brother is jailed for beating her

It's official now. I'm a crippled up, useless fuck.

DISH Network

MSNBC's Flat Tire

Many have correctly pointed out that we don't really know all the details of just why Keith Olberman

Gap between rich & poor in NYC widest ever: Top 1% takes 44% of income

FUCK YOU COMCAST!

Todd Palin story hitting mainstream press

A Special Comment...

If we have to wait until the set up the death camps.................

Bernie Sanders Wants NBC-Comcast Merger Stopped Following Olbermann Suspension

Passenger punches flight attendant over blocked aisle

How Can the Richest 1 Percent Be Winning This Brutal Class War Against 99% of Us?

Seymour Hersh book to reveal how 8 or 9 neoconservative radicals ovethrew the American government,

Check in if you support and appreciate Keith

"President Barack Obama will call for new government spending on infrastructure, education..."(SOTU)

Me and MSNBC...

With all due respect... to hell with Matthews, Rachel, Schultz, Lawrence, and Cenk...

Dearest Keith - I know you read DU:

"Your lies killed my son..." Blair fails to pacify critics in torrid inquiry session

German intelligence to open books on Nazi past

Punishing Bradley Manning for the Crimes of Others

Transcript & Captioned Video: Skinner Interview w/ Cenk of TYT For DU 10th Anniversary

Brewer and the AZ legislature have their gov't hands on Medicaid...

All bow before your corporate masters

Bachmann To Give Her Own State Of The Union Rebuttal

Basically, We the people, have lost

So, Jon Stewart chastises Rep Steve Cohen

President Obama Appoints a REPUBLICAN to Head his Jobs Initiative

self delete, dupe

Whew! What a relief! There will NEVER EVER be a group of people or a government like the Nazis!

Whew! What a relief! There will NEVER EVER be a group of people or a government like the Nazis!

Glenn Beck Campaign Leads to Death Threats For 78 Year Old New York Professor

Were The Russians Right To Have Invaded Afghanistan?

Best protest sign EVER!!

What would you think about using DU for brainstorming sessions

Here's someone who just followed me on Twitter who has no interest in "toning it down"...

Will anyone here miss the "Un-Recommend" -- ???

Manning placed on suicide watch -- against his doctor's advice.

Missile launcher found discarded in dumpster

Wow. Bill Maher's closer seemed to leave his audience stunned.

"We Want Olbermann Back" FB page

Why is there more income tax coming out of my check?

I'm issuing a $10 Million Dollar "Challenge for Charity" to Glenn Beck and/or Rush Limbaugh

Only 33 of the 75 Progressive Caucus members signed the Social Security letter to Obama.

'Steampunk Palin' Comic More Insane Than You Imagined

Alas there are no coincidences under the sun

Billionaire declares that government workers are a "privileged new ruling class" that must be fought

OK, folks. Ready for this Friday's Afternoon Challenge? The City Envisioned.

Lawyers condemn "abuse" of suspected WikiLeaker Bradley Manning (1-21-11 Ewen MacAskill/Guardian)

You ever get that idea to just say what the fuck?

If you did not get your first choice on your DU user name, what was it?

My Blackberry Is Not Working

Tankmarine: Your argument is invalid

Wolf Moon (photo)

I think the Mods have it in for me

self delete nt

Bay Wind Quartet - Lost Memories Rediscovered

Fuck! I can't find my asses!

Fuck! I can't find my glasses!

Foamation, makers of the foam Cheese Head, brings in extra staff to keep up with surge in orders

(MSNBC) Police: Fatal stabbing blamed on fart jokes

Rihanna's new look. Too much, needs more, just enough?

Everyone is forgetting the upcoming Super Bowl event!

The mutual forced ignore lists aren't working in DU3!

Prince Fielder Explains Complexities Of Salary Arbitration Using Cheeseburgers

Metro's Greatest Hits

PHOTOS: If this were Palin, she'd be in her copter, linin' it up in her crosshairs. (dialup caveat)

Healthy Insanity

Fatwa on Road Kill

Funny Betty White video clip

Oral sex in class? Uh, whatever. But in *second grade*?!

PIC: Netflix thinks the Chappelle Show is racist?

I've just started blogging

OK, the cable company will be here between 8:30 and 11 am, it is now 10:25.

SQUEE!!!! Kitty burps are ADORABLE!!!!!

What is the name of that exercise guy who still wears his early 80's hairdo and gym outfit?

Panflute Flowchart

Guitar solo thread redux...the anti soloist, Steve Jones and the Sex Pistols live,

Hey Jude flowchart

So, What's Was The Point of Fantasy Island? To Teach You A Lesson?

BREAKING: Doctor determines Locomotive Breath's "shuffling madness" was just a bad hair day

Any song by Ke$ha flowchart.

I THOUGHT there was a bustle in my hedgerow, but it was just those crab cakes I had for lunch.

Suicide is never the answer

I just barfed Christmas cookies - Ask me anything!

Formed of Clay, Fire, Soot and Bone

Harry Chapin's Taxi

Who Could Be The Next Kardashians?

THANK YOU!! Thanks for sharing your trashy reality-show wannabe melodrama with me!!

Cowboys are notoriously lonely, but on Kali's ranch it's taken to extremes. MOO MEANS NO, DAMMIT!!!

MFMSBD?????

I just baked Christmas cookies - Ask me anything!

I was so happy to be in SF...then I found out Keith O. is out at MSNBC

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SCREW the flying cars!!! Where the hell are the waterproof household goods?

Tobin's "old" mudflap -- I hope he's taking it off now that he's closer to home.

Keith Keith Keith Keith Keith Keith Keith Keith Keith Keith Keith Keith Keith Keith Keith Keith

self-delete n/t

Vsm upi trsf yjod? nt

For Keith - By Keith - Sorry to see you go, maybe to a better place...

well...ayyyyyy....i donwanna beea soldier i donwanna ...

Is Skinner a criminal?

WHO DRANK ALL THE GODDAM WINE????!!!!

Kittythinkers -- I think they think deeper than many think they think... ... ... ... ... I think.

Kyo wa watashi no tanjoubi desu... (Yeah, its my birthday..)

New episodes of Spartacus...

Cat Story - If it is not true it should be.

Gonna go to the place that's the best...Kentucky Headhunters, "Spirit In The Sky"

Its so easy to understand.

Tony Blair to reappear before Iraq inquiry-BBC

'Don't ask, don't tell' cost tops $50,000 per expulsion, study finds

Is MTV's Skins Child Pornography?

keith just had his last freaking show...

Do you ever clink on Locked posts to see why they were locked??

OK. Really needin some serious help here. I thought I'd listen to some state songs

"Circumcision" is the word for today. Modify a thread title to include "circumcision".

Stimulus kept millions out of poverty

Giffords goes outside for physical therapy

Tony Blair at Iraq inquiry - live

Iran nuclear talks under way in Istanbul

When was the moment you first bonded with your pet? I remember bringing

Check-in if you've been overcome by a wave of nostalgia for the former Zuider Zee

South Korea rescues Samho Jewelry crew from pirates

AP-GfK Poll: Obama popular but doubts on progress

Obama Says Paul Volcker Stepping Down as Adviser

Tony Blair wanted a 'gung-ho' approach to Saddam a year before Iraq invasion

Common Cause asks DOJ to look into Scalia + Thomas misconduct in Citizens United Case

Confronted by blogger, Santorum fails to differentiate between little girl, dish of cells

eBay Sellers: Please don't use dirty diapers as packing materials

(British) PM's impartiality (re competition inquiry) in doubt after Xmas date with Murdoch executive

Bank of America Posts 4th-Quarter Loss of $1.2 Billion

Stupid Questions... Do they exist?

New take on the old "What would you take with you to a deserted island" question

(Former Murdoch Employee) Andy Coulson resigns as David Cameron's director of communications

Toxic Waste Nuclear Sludge Chew Bars actually toxic; Candy bars contained lead, yanked from shelves

5,000 rally in Jordan 'bread and freedom' demo

Contributions mount for House GOP chairmen

Facebook raises $1.5 billion from investors

Giffords Arrives In Texas For Rehab - (pics)

Obama Plans $42 Billion Cut in Iraq and Afghanistan War Costs

Looks like I missed something in "Black Swan"

PICS: William Shatner looks like GOP Mississippi gov, Haley Barbar

Need a small favor...

HUD Offers Latest Obama Administration Attempt To Strengthen LGBT Rights Through Regulation

CNN Poll of Polls: Obama approval at 52 percent

Michele Bachmann to deliver her own State of the Union rebuttal

Bachmann making Iowa speech

Florida firm guilty of mislabeling haddock

Republican hopefuls lay groundwork for 2012

Next up for House Rules: ending taxpayer funding for presidential campaigns

Keith Olbermann Resigns From MSNBC (Updated)

Former Park Police chief to resume duties January 31

Fatal hit-and-run accident leads to mob beating

Woman receives 'rare' voice box transplant

Bank of Asheville fails

Tony Blair's note told President Bush 'count on us'/Blair discussed regime change with Bush (Dec 01)

Bin Laden message warns France to pull out of Afghanistan

Giffords leaves Tucson for Texas rehab center

H-Post Editor Bows to Bankers and CUTS TIES to Reporter Who Helped Expose Them

Three dead as Albanian protesters clash with police

Todd Palin Scandal: National Enquirer Alleges Shailey Tripp Affair

A Path Is Sought for States to Escape Their Debt Burdens

Shirts found with Wash. MLK parade bomb are local

Shirts found with Wash. MLK parade bomb are local

Lawyers condemn 'abuse' of suspected WikiLeaker Bradley Manning

Anti-abortion protest at Sultana High prompts extra police support

CHP investigating death threats to Jerry Brown

Agents Canvass Northwest In Search of Bomb Making Parts

STOCK MARKET WATCH, Friday, January 21, 2011

Ok, Ramsay is tearing apart another hapless restaurant.

Obama Taps GE’s Immelt to Head Economic Adviser Panel

Santa Barbara seeks to turn the tables on the homeless

WikiLeaks points to US meddling in Haiti

10,000 Cattle Dead In Vietnam

Olbermann Out At MSNBC

Pay Doubles for Bosses at Viacom

Ex Chicago Cop Gets 4 and 1/2 Years in Torture Case

I think my cat needs an intervention. (pic)

What is your favourite dvd marathon? I once rented Sex and the City, all 7 seasons, in one week.

President Obama on the 50th Anniversary of JFK's Inauguration

Has Obama Assumed the Position of Salesman-in-Chief to China? 1 of 2

WikiLeaks: Why It Matters. Why It Doesn't?

MP's tie too loud for Parliament

MP's tie too loud for Parliament

Majority Report: Joe 'YOU Lie!' Wilson & Sarah Palin

Wall Street's Derivatives Scam

Thom Hartmann: Bribery of US Government

Young Turks: Obama's GOP Talking Point On Regulations & Jobs

Symphony of Science - 'The Big Beginning' (ft. Hawking, Sagan, Dawkins, Shears, Tyson)

Frank Gaffney vs. Suhail Khan on His Alleged Muslim Brotherhood Links

TYT: Cenk Rips 'Muslim Law Taking Over US' Nonsense From Rep. Gohmert

Ed Schultz Attacks the GOP's Healthcare Diversion

Two Killers That Need To Go

Keith Olbermann: Prejudice Of Alabama Governor With Maysoon Zayid

Rachel Maddow- Extremists considered in bomb investigation

Thom Hartmann: Attractive woman seeks well-endowed corporation for marriage

DADT Cost $193 Million To Enforce From 2004-2009

Michele Bachmann uses some form of sign language to explain why it is urgent for her to go to Iowa

Cenk TYT commentary: Former Senators become lobbyists

MRN: Cyber Sex With Mahmoud Ahmadinejad

Senator Bernie Sanders, Health Care Reform Will Not Be Repealed

Mike Malloy - Glenn Beck Ask Listeners To Shoot Progressives In The Head

Van Jones: The economic injustice of plastic

WikiLeaks, the Internet and Democracy

Charlie Brooker: Who is Sarah Palin?

Thom Hartmann: Call the White House to save Social security!

Thom Hartmann: Right-wingers ask for reparations for the rich?

Movement For The People Rally at US Capital - CampaignAccountabilityWatch

Banned Superbowl video: Jesus hates Obama

Papantonio: Michele Bachmann - The New Voice of the GOP

Rachel Maddow Interviews Michael Steele And His Bad Record

I Love You Rachel Maddow by Marc Black, interpretation by Blake Farber

The Headlies Tonight - 01/21/11

Glenn Beck Only Cry's When He's Sad or He's Hungry

The ED Show: Limbaugh Mocks Chinese Leader's Speech , Al Sharpton Responds

Anderson Cooper: Olbermann Had TWO Years Left On Contract

Keith, Please Don't Leave Us

I don't think you've read it, sweetheart.

TDPS: David Pakman recieves "porno patdown" from TSA at airport, records some video

DHS offers some tips for spotting a terrorist at a hotel

De WikiLeaks code (dutch subtitles) FIRST 1:30 in DUTCH - hang in there.

AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka: America Cannot Afford A Lost Decade

Fifty Years After Eisenhower's Farewell Address, A Look at "Prophets of War"

"I Don't Snuff My Own Seed": 2006 Radio Ad Featuring Herman Cain

Majority Report: Americans Trust Republicans to Protect Social Security

Keith Olbermann: 'This IS the Last Edition of Countdown'

Political Posturing or Personal Preference? Some Lawmakers Reject Health Insurance

Eugene Robinson: Somebody change the subject. Quick!

Investigation Into Freshman GOP Rep Rivera Expands

I need a memory refresher; were the rethugs,

Volcker takes aim at long-term investments

What the fuck is up with all this abortion shit in the news and trying to tie Obama to it

Words/Actions Do Have Consequences

WaPo: Bank, health insurers, big business contributions mount for House GOP chairmen

After reading this it appears some democrats are ready to punk out on health care reform

The Hill: House Dems launch 'Drive for 25' to win back majority in 2012

When did a "response" to the State of the Union address become institutionalized?

With more jobs coming in 2011, it may finally feel like recovery

Has Jeff Immelt Changed His Mind Since Calling Obama Anti-Business?

How can anyone be getting ready to vote for this asshole

Political cartoonist Mike Luckovich nails the GOP House

WH special SOTU website

Republican Mayor: The Stimulus Package ‘Worked,’ It’s ‘Unfair’ For House GOP To Attack It

Republican Mayor: The Stimulus Package ‘Worked,’ It’s ‘Unfair’ For House GOP To Attack It

Rep. Paul Ryan To Give GOP Response To The State of the Union

The Plumline: House liberals urge Obama to draw hard line: "Hands off Social Security!"

Our pathetic MSM's latest "controversy": Did he dye his hair?

Evidence of an American Plutocracy: The Larry Summers Story

The President is doing VERY WELL in key states for 2012

New rule

Thanks for electing me, and I'm keeping my old job, too.

If Keith Olbermann's ego would be any bigger

delete

Keith Olbermann just announced tonight was his last show!

Video: Olbermann Announces Tonight Is Final Edition of Countdown

Any more news on the Sex Scandal?

Obama: "Raising the retirement age

BREAKING HARD: Olbermann to replace Gibbs!!!! (OK maybe its the Bacardi & Coke I'm drinking)

Bachmann To Give Her Own State Of The Union Rebuttal

Anti-business Obama puts another CEO in charge of America (Wonkette)

DAMN Big Ed moving to 10:00pm

Democratic Underground, Front Page, June 5, 2008

PROMISES KEPT

Immelt In on Economic Board

Do we have to wait 30 years for human rights in China?

freepers flip out as Sasha Obama speaks Chinese.

GOP Talking Point::: "We were sent here to clean, restore, our Nation: We have a mandate"

Link to MoveOn petition to Obama to support Social Security - Please sign if

Conway files to run for second term as Attorney General

GE CEO Jeffrey Immelt to head new White House jobs Panel...Obama thinks you're stupid

Donald Trump 2012?

Are these 33 Congresspeople "Obama haters" because they're concerned about Social Security?

AP: House to vote on abolishing presidential campaign matching fund next week

The GOP's war against the poor and sick

GOP Wants 'Rigorous' Oversight Of Consumer Agency

Birthers Exploit Zodiac Changes to Mount New Attack on Obama

Let Aristide Return!

Greed and Insanity on the "Streets": The Psychopaths Are Everywhere

Daley gets Distinguished Service Award U.S.Conference of Mayors

Ohio Drug Distributor Supplies Texas' Lethal Drugs - Paid to Kill

Bill Black: Still Banking on Fraud

Glenn Beck says he fears another 'Reichstag moment.' An American expat's view from Germany

Generalizing Tunisia: Context Overrides Story (Ramzy Baroud)

Beat Your Daisy Cutters Into Daisies (Mickey Z.)

Tea Partyers don't actually care about "liberty"

Should GE's Jeffrey Immelt Really Be Leading Our Job Creation Strategy?

Libyans are just as hungry as Tunisians

Preibus' RNC: A Wholly Owned Subsidiary of David Koch's Americans for Prosperity?

Defense Attorney Files Complaint Alleging Mistreatment of Bradley Manning

Facebook Fights U.S. Pressure Over WikiLeaks

Vanishing of the Bees Builds Buzz Around What's Killing Off Honey Bees

The Final Solution to the Conservative Question

"World of Jenks Guy Speaks Out!" Millenials finally Get their Voice?

America must brace itself for turbulence

Immigration reform needed for economic growth - Bloomberg

Has Obama Assumed the Position of Salesman-in-Chief to China?

Poll Finds Wariness About Cutting Entitlements

What Are the Odds?

Tony Benn: 'Protest is vital to a thriving democracy'

Olbermann Fired by MSNBC: Today's WORST Network in the Woooooorld­!

What about Howard Dean for Democratic nominee in 2012? We need a Democrat in the race, don't you

Exclusive: ‘Social Security has nothing to do with the deficit,’ Sanders tells Raw

Compromised Government and Military Sites for Sale

MLK to Obama

Salon: "What not to do after you fall into a fountain" (Sarah! Pay attention to this.)

The Ultimate Oxymoron: Industrial Civilization And Mental Health (Carolyn Baker)

Friday Talking Points (152) -- A Palin-Free Month?

Olbermann - a casualty of "civility?"

I'm declaring February a Palin-free month. Join me! (Milbank | WaPo)

Mental Illness, Tucson and the Urgent Need for Universal Care

Weekend Economists: The Day After Tomorrow January 21-23, 2011

How Can the Richest 1 Percent Be Winning This Brutal Class War Against 99% of Us?

Senate Offices Told to Avoid WikiLeaks

Chrysler to work on hydraulic hybrid Technology for minivans a venture with EPA

Solar plant begins generating electricity for TVA this week (AP/Tennessean)

New Melt Record for Greenland Ice Sheet

United States' New Energy Economy Hindered by Significant Division Between the Old and the New

Franken rethinks position on nuclear power (after discussion with Al Gore)

New melt record for Greenland ice sheet

Inhofe, Upton launch "all out push" to block federal and state climate rules

John Michael Greer identifies the beginning of catabolic collapse in the USA

What is WWF doing to combat this crime? (rhinos)

NRA: BATFE Sets Sights on Wrong Target

"several people were armed" - So who were they?

Mississippi Senate Committee to Consider NRA-Backed Right-to-Carry Reform Next Week!

Grade school teacher tells student "go shoot yourself" (Michigan)

Protesters Picket Open Carry Night Out

Why are Republicans pushing guns onto the college campuses?

Utah - Arrested for openly carrying his "assault rifle" to the mall

MSNBC: How the numbers shifted against gun control

Re Gifford tragedy. For the record, as a proud member of DU since 2001, I am delighted with the

US Deportations to Haiti Begin Again

Bolivia Debates Free Health Care

UN calls for Mexico probe into migrant train abductions

Colombian Supreme Court orders return of lands stolen by paramilitary leader Jorge 40 (Spanish)

Drug-traffick gangs find new home in some of the poorest and most vulnerable countries in Americas

Mexican journalist to ask judge for US asylum

US revokes visas to pressure Haiti on election

Anyone accusing Chávez of "bad faith" will be prosecuted

Gloat-Free NBA Scores (Thursday, January 20)

Should the NHL be Nervous? Pond Hockey

Lowly Orioles raise ticket prices for 2011 season

Browns to hire Jauron as DC

Kobe Bryant to imprint hands/feet at Grauman's Chinese Theater

Judge: Former teammates/players have to testify at Bonds trial

BREAKING: Jays trade Vernon Wells to Anaheim...

Red Sox South? Rays sign Manny and Damon

So now that Olbermann is no longer on MSNBC, will he become a Yankee announcer??

'Don't ask, don't tell' policy was costly, GAO concludes

Homophobe daughter of MLK decides not to lead SCLC.

The Men of Str8 Against H8

"Gay, Taliban-supporting, witchcraft-endorsing meth addict."

Pink - F**kin' Perfect (Uncensored)

Palestinian protesters block France FM from entering Gaza

Hebron: Checkpoint soldiers shoot driver

Arab-Israeli critically wounded from IDF fire

U.S.: Possible UN censure of settlements 'not helpful' to peace process

French Minister Pelted With Eggs in Gaza

Lebanon's Druze leader says backs Hezbollah

I propose a truce in the new religon forum on DU3.

Arguments

CNN: Ricky Gervais - atheism

Everyone is born an atheist.

NASA says solar sail satellite has deployed from FASTSAT (Huntsville Times)

Symphony of Science - 'The Big Beginning' (ft. Hawking, Sagan, Dawkins, Shears, Tyson)

New lunar lander prototype being assembled in Huntsville

Barbicambarus simmonsi: New giant crayfish species discovered

Debunking the Betelgeuse Brouhaha

Mars Express close flybys of martian moon Phobos

Public Masturbator Pleads Guilty to Gun Charge

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