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Archives: January 26, 2011


Boehner-Bachmann 2012. Mark Foley-Bachmann 2012. Oliver North-Bachmann 2012. DeLay-Bachmann 2012.

Ooh! Rachel is on late for a special show

Just wanted to say congratulations......

Now with the openly gay policy in the military my question is

Filed my Federal income tax return yesterday (electronically)

Did fox carry bachman's responce in full? Oh I can hope can i.

Rep Giffords upgraded from Serious to GOOD

LA Times: Mother describes border vigilante (Minutemen) killings in Arizona

Rachel covering how CNN actually ran Bachmann's "response," err comedy of errors... next

Toyota recalling nearly 1.7 million vehicles!

FRONTLINE: the wounded platoon | PBS

FRONTLINE: the wounded platoon | PBS

Alec Baldwin to replace Olbermann?

Alec Baldwin to replace Olbermann?

NAILED: Rachel Says Tonight's Speech Was, "A Prayer To The Free Market"

Transcripts to all speeches from tonight

Does anyone have a transcript of the speech?

Hey, remember when the networks gave prime time coverage to the antiwar movement's speeches?

"Was this the SOTU or a rorschach test?"

Anthony Weiner - Obama's speech stellar.

In honor of Lady MachBachmann, one from the Vaults

Malia Litman: Second Prostitute about to drop shoe on Todd Palin

Happiness is......

The Palestine papers and the dead-end of nationalism

House Republicans will try to ban gay marriage in Washington, D.C.

Bwahahaha! John Marshall live blogs Bachmann's SOTU Response

The light bulb law Bachmann is bitching about was a Bush Adm. law

Great State of the Union

Has Mooselini responded to the SOTU yet?

Support the Georgia prisoners

Ex-Washington, DC schools chief escalates campaign against public education

Self-deleted by member

Blue Cross CEO says providers must control costs, or else

Egypt is on the Edge of Full-Blown Revolution

Government Economic Intervention: For Whom?

Lack of lethal-injection drug means Florida must develop new execution procedure

Today's Dilbert-the trickle on your heads theory

Moonie Times: Bachmann Wins teh Night!

2010: More Suicides Than Combat Deaths In Military

Report: 35% of (wounded) warrior-unit soldiers face addiction

Borowitz Tweet on Bachmann

Predator Drones and Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs)

($100 M) MV-22 Rates Good Marks, Some Concerns

UK protesters to show solitary with Egypt Embassy Demo 3-6pm TODAY

U.S. inspector general calls for halt in funding $26 million Iraqi academy

So when do the GOP idiots start announcing their run for president?

FBI infiltrator prepared government raid on antiwar groups in Minneapolis and Chicago

america the stupider

State of the Union 2011: Obama urges co-operation

30 miners are reported to have been trapped by an explosion in a coal mine in north-eastern Colombia

The Republican response to the SOTU

America's diversity on display last night

Did the Democrats get a rebuttal?

O'Donnell calling for proof

Foreclosure Mills Pocketed $50 Mln From Fannie, Freddie

Cops: Palin Has NO Connection to Prostitute Ring

Jim Cramer Says Obama's Speech "Is A Hit... For Stocks"

Bennett Toon on Bachmann

Minneapolis Tea Party Slams Bachmann: ‘One Person Has No Right To Speak For The Whole Organization’

OMG, Stephanie Miller and Guys have me bending over. "If Boner

Robert Fisk: A new truth dawns on the Arab world

Planned Parenthood Busts Conservative "Sting" Attempt Reminiscent of ACORN Smear Campaign

A Plan, A Mantra, A Miracle

Rand Paul piles on; on the heels of Bachmann

Digital Democratic Revolution

Did anyone listen Batshit Bachman last night?

Downsizing the world's top global news-gathering organization

Apple's Secretive Supply Chain Hides 'Pollution and Poison' in China, New Report

Michele Bachmann's response to the SOTU

Thoughts on Egypt, Tunesia and the US;

Fact Checking Rep. Bachmann's "Tea Party Response" To The State Of The Union

The F Word: No Solutions at State of the Union - Laura Flanders

U.S. to reap $312 million by shedding Citi warrants

U.S. to reap $312 million by shedding Citi warrants

I believe the President did a hell of a number tonight.

From Guantanamo to Supermax. Ghailani is sentenced to life for Embassy bombings.

CBO's Revised Budget Sees 2011 Deficit Rising To $1.5 Trillion; $4 Trillion In Deficit Through 2013

US and State Judges Likely among Swiss Bank Accounts Holders

Abbott to cut 1,900 jobs in restructuring

It's wonderful how they're so innocent

EYE ON KIRKUK - interesting pics

DJIA Rises above 12,000 This Morning

Ford to keep 3,750 jobs at Kansas City, Missouri plant that was in danger of closing

Alito, Thomas Headlined Political Fundraisers Chaired By Leading Right-Wing

The Dow Jones Industrial Average just topped 12000 for the first time since June 2008

Rachel Maddow Smacks Down CNN For Airing Bachmann's SOTU Response

Michigan bills would allow concealed guns in more places

Farmville Legal Fight: Who Owns "Ville?"

Air Force stands by (failing? / failed?) Gorgon Stare program

Is there still time for another UNREC option?

VP hubby said he looked like that puppet "Walter"

Ten (UK) troops a day suffer mental health problems in fight against Taliban

Public Polling Positive on ALL LGBT Issues

Public Polling Positive on ALL LGBT Issues

Missouri House to consider welfare drug testing bill.

Missouri House to consider welfare drug testing bill.

Missouri House to consider welfare drug testing bill.

Gov. Christie more interested in bringing another NBA team to NJ rather

Charlie Louvin, Country Music Hall Of Famer, Dies At 83

Charlie Louvin, Country Music Hall Of Famer, Dies At 83

White House, NATO Hold Up Afghan Force Size Increase

American Apartheid

Governor Ed Rendell (D-PA), has signed on with NBC/MSNBC

Mr. Boehner - No Matter How You Slice It Your Legacy As The Speaker Is.....

"Fun Theory" contest makes people more socially responsible

"UConn Donor Demands Return Of $3 Million Donation." Make no mistake..

Nearly 26 million Americans have diabetes, 79 million U.S. adults have prediabetes

What do Republicans and some Legal Immigrants have in common?

"Oh my god. That's just crazy," ... "Really that is wacko."

Reading all these Olbermann threads this past weeks and I'm wondering...

Spokane Official: MLK Day Bomb May Have Been Filled With Rat Poison

Arizona Birther Bill V.02

860 Arrested in Two Days of Egyptian Protests

Absurdity of federal funding system

So, Powell thinks 25% of military budget is doable. I thought fiddy. What are we waiting for?

WHAT? No hopey-changey blood libel okey dokey S.O.T.U. rebuttal from the Talibunny?

NYC Blizzard Story Was - ANOTHER - GOP Political Fabrication

Insurers mine social networks for fraud

Those nasty foreign hands in Afghanistan

NH teachers: Guns in Statehouse = No Dr. Seuss readings

Covering The Assault On Working People

Frenzy in Food Markets

GOP’s Dick Lugar to the teabaggers: Bite me

Watching clips from last night's speech

Obama's Midway Economic Report Card - Nomi Prins


Did the GOP write the Bachmann response?

If corporations can pour in cash for our elections undocumented workers should be able to vote

CNN was the only television news organization to show Ms. Bachmann’s speech live

Bachman? Hilarious --- CNN? MORE Hilarious

Obama has wisely invoked Reagan-style optimism

If the Apollo moon landings were taking place today, would you support them?

Egypt protesters want freedom, but can they organize to get it?

Howard Dean: “It Is a Very, Very Good Speech. I Am Delighted.”

truthdig: 9 Out of 10 Viewers Approve of Obama’s Proposals

Hogwash, Mr. President...,..,By Robert Scheer at Truthdigs

Self-deleted by member

Neocon Dreams of Mideast Empire Dashed by Revolts in Tunisia and Egypt

No, No, No...

Question re: Post SOTU show on MSNBC

Help Fill a Stadium

Assange and Posada in the Propaganda System

School Divides Students Based On Race, Gender

send this to your winger friends and watch their teabags explode

U.S. Home Prices Slump Again, Hitting New Lows

Christine O'Donnell Bashes Obama's 'Hypocritical' State Of The Union Address

Everyone deserves the same degree and quality of health

Full interview with Anthony Weiner

Walmart retreats from the Wilderness

Americans love to think of themselves as middle class. A meaningless phrase.

So everyone heard Obama's pledge to add 100,000 new science, engineering and math teachers, right?

So everyone heard Obama's pledge to add 100,000 new science, engineering and math teachers, right?

Lol the Tea Party Terrorists are furious at Faux News showing their live link to Bachmann UPDATED

US child appeals against being tried for murder as an adult

Blair sister-in-law wants him tried for Iraq crimes

U.S. government to ditch colors in its terror warning system by the end of April, officials tell AP

Darrell Issa Bars Democratic Statement at Hearing on TARP

Your gut feeling... when do you think social security will run out of money?

Kansas Set to Become Only State to Eliminate Arts Commission

Comparison with another State of the Union

Comparison with another State of the Union

Obama seemed to be channeling JFK during his SOTU

Obama's Speech and America, Inc - Nomi Prins

"Egyptian Revolution Jan 25th 2011 - Take what's Yours!": (excellent video)

Damn Michele Bachmann really "Jindaled" herself bigtime

Gabby Giffords' condition has been upgraded from serious to

Good news for yours truly.

(US Rep. Gabrielle) Giffords moves to rehab center in 'good' condition

How far does Hubble see?

Jimmy Carter's "malaise" speech and the SOTU

Journalists beaten, websites blocked amid protests in Egypt

Weiner: I 'Needed A Drink' After Paul Ryan's Speech

'Crop circle' found in Indonesian rice paddy

Photo of courageous Egyptian protester

Oh, That Explains It: Michele Bachmann Is Blind

Anchorage cop says Todd is innocent, sets stage for Sarah's blood libel rant against Enquirer...

Obama: Aside From All The Weirdos And Freaks Around Here, The State Of The Union Is Strong

Singer Jimmy Buffett falls off the stage in Sydney, taken to hospital

"I had other obligations."

Un-freep MICHELE BACHMANN poll, anybody? NY Daily News

Boehner To Give Keynote Address At Insurance Industry Conference’s ‘Lobbying Day’

Boehner To Give Keynote Address At Insurance Industry Conference’s ‘Lobbying Day’

Nader urges Fiat to recall 1993-2004 Jeep Grand Cherokees

Yesterday in Tahrir Square, Cairo, at 11 PM.

Well intentioned but ill considered

"An Implement Of Freedom---semiautomatic M1911 handgun the official Utah State Firearm"

Another Republican radio station bites the dust KVI Seattle


Planned Parenthood Calls In The FBI After Series Of O'Keefe-Like Encounters

Planned Parenthood Calls In The FBI After Series Of O'Keefe-Like Encounters

Same Old Bi-partisan Routine: LAMEST. CARTOON. EVER.

CAT FIGHT! (coming soon: between Queen Tea Baggers)

Al Jazeera Transparency Unit.

Paul Ryan's Social Safety Hammock

Singer Jimmy Buffett falls off the stage in Sydney, taken to hospital

Interesting lineup with the White House tomorrow.

hating cops..

CNN Video: Giffords moves to rehabilitation hospital

What is it Obama will be running on in 2012?

Bay Area among worst for laser shinings at planes

Localeaks: A Drop-Box for Anonymous Tips to 1400 U.S. Newspapers

Poor Australia - Tropical Cyclone Bianca

In what area does your state rank the WORST?

Tweety will have Matt Kibbe on today

Iowa Attorney General Tom Miller, Head of 50 State Investigation, Retreats From “Tough With Banks” S

Goodbye DU, Hello DU

GOP majority leader backs plan to slash Social Security, Medicare

DHS ending color-coded security alerts

Is RW radio throwing Michele Bachmann under the bus?

Obama Again Flirting with Empty GOP Medical Malpractice Proposal

Obama Misses the Boat on Foreign Policy in SOTU

Bernie Sanders on MSNBC and CNN tonight

Someone always has to come in last...

Mr. Bush and Mr. Cheney: There is no statute of limitations on war crimes.

Hate crimes cop in Suffolk County, NY: County executive frequently interfered with our work

Massachusetts budget cuts: Biggest in 20 years

Wal-Mart offers makeup and anti-aging products for 8-year-olds

More signals of decline...

The Eight-Pointed Manifesto

Republican draws line on funding boost for 'failed' regulators

Appellate court guts Illinois public works program

I am not in a "safety net" Rep Ryan I earned my benefits

Video Game Health Warnings Coming? Congressman Would Like To See It

Testing Remains the Problem

Testing Remains the Problem

Can someone help me with a closed-captioning issue???

Mitch McConnell: If the president is willing to do what I would do anyway, we’re not going to say no

Mitch McConnell: If the president is willing to do what I would do anyway, we’re not going to say no

NYT: Wikileaks altered the helicopter video, "Collateral Damage."

Medicare official doubts health care law savings

Toon: Lose the Hat, Scalia

I think we should start framing the message and call them the Teabag Party

Did Eric Holder say the 2nd Amendment did not allow you to bear arms?

Loughner Researched Political Assassins, Lethal Injection Before Shooting

Loughner Researched Political Assassins, Lethal Injection Before Shooting

DUers did you ever think Bob Woodruff


State of the Union: I'm still unimpressed.

HuffPost's misguided step: a segregated website

Astronomers Discover Oldest Galaxy Yet Seen

Cancer patient Vietnam vet's COBRA coverage dropped due to $.02 shortage

not a dime's worth of difference

Freedom Rider: Middle Class Means Working Class

I believe the SOTU rallied support for the President at DU

I believe the SOTU rallied support for the President at DU

Is The Economy Rebounding?

Is The Economy Rebounding?

What's the deal in Egypt? Please explain.

A thousand words -

Did anyone notice Obama diss Biden last night at SOTU?

Ed Rendell -the new face of MSNBC?

Keith's new icon for Fok News

Kucinich sues cafeteria for $150K in dental injuries due to olive.

400 Rabbis protest Fox host's use of Holocaust imagery

400 Rabbis protest Fox host's use of Holocaust imagery

Miss. senator introduces federal anti-abortion bill with parallels to FL ‘personhood’ amendment

Obama: compete; GOP: be afraid.


My Version Of The Michele Backwards Bachmann Reality Strikes Speech/Add anything I missed

"Pretty lizard in the picture. It has that Michelle Bachmann stare going on. "

Ladies and Gentlemen of DU-GD. For a good time, it's Steampunk Palin:

If Gov. John Kasich does not grant this woman an immediate FULL PARDON, and if he allows her to...

Fantasy Cabinet Redistribution

States’ Lawmakers Turn Attention to the Dangers of Distracted Pedestrians

Insurance Company Drops Vet Over 2-Cent Shortage

Could Bachmann Learn History If It Were Put To Song?

Florida withdrew anti-gerrymandering amendments shortly after Rick Scott took office

I couldn't get past Ryan's strange blue eyes and facial gestures

A visual comparison of the State of the Union speeches from 2003 and 2011

Homeless Candidate Removed from Ballot Because PO Box is Not in the Ward He Sleeps In

From the so what else is new? file

Super Bowl versus Science Fair

Super Bowl versus Science Fair

For a little honesty about American politics, you can always count on the Britain

For a little honesty about American politics, you can always count on the Britain

CA State Sen Leland Yee Calls for Boycott of Limbaugh Advertisers, Receives Threatening Fax

Bloody and bruised: the journalist caught in Egypt unrest

Clinton shows where US stands on Egypt (psst, it's not with the people of Egypt)

Obama Vs GOPers....."No Contest? The GOP is old generals fighting old wars...outdated and irreveren

Celebrity Journalist admits he lied about Obama birth certificate story.

Fed cautious on recovery, focused on joblessness

Christian Science Monitor: "Key omission from Obama's SOTU address: gun control"

Boehner On Bachmann's Response: 'I Had Other Obligations'

US Federal Government Defaulting on Loan payments

Huff Post: Another "Job Killer" Lie Exposed

"Zeitgeist: Moving Forward" about sustainable living (Not about 9/11)

Why did NBC just report Social Security has a 45 billion dollar deficit.

Klobuchar's "date" with Sessions last night "went well"

Birth of a meme: "He was SOOOO clueless---

We Here Talk About Conservatives... But Does Anybody Have Good Info On "Movement Conservatives" ???

Britain rolls back on tough post-9/11 terror laws

If the Tea Party can do THEIR own SOTU response....

Did P E T A Call Glenn Beck Today

Racism in Russia: Russia bombing highlights discrimination faced by those from Caucasus (LAT)

The last time Bachmann made headlines after the SOTU

Color-coded threat system to be replaced in April

We should stop ridiculing Michele Bachmann on DU.

Anyone still boycotting MSNBC?

Slam article on Dennis K

need help with statistics regarding fox news

For those suffering KO withdrawal....

For those suffering KO withdrawal....

John Cornyn's Office Mailed Suspicious Packages, Bomb Squad Detonates Devices: Report

Olbermann replacement O'Donnell Not Sold on Obama Speech; Bachmann refuses to look viewer in the eye

Stephen Zunes on U.S. support for "democracy" in the Middle East

I Don't Think Michelle Bachmann Is As Stupid As We All Think...

Ind. panel OKs bill limiting teacher bargaining

Roof Of IKEA Store Will Have 2,212 Solar Panels........

Executives Skeptical Obama Can Deliver (WSJ)

When Mr. Kobach Comes to Town / Nativist Laws & the Communities They Damage

Lowe's cuts managers, plans lots more part-timers

An experiment, something you can try right now at your keyboard

Mom jailed for enrolling kids in wrong (majority white) school district

If SS runs a deficit for a few decades, it will STILL be the most FISCALLY RESPONSIBLE program....

Abbas Accuses Al-Jazeera Of Inciting As Protests Erupt In Gaza

Ouch !!! - Megan McCain On LD...

Ouch !!! - Megan McCain On LD...

Homeless dog captures heart of neighborhood

Iowa Senate GOP pushing state sovereignty legislation

Boehner is on Parker Spitzer right now. She is asking him what he will cut. He thinks

Florida makes sales and possession of bath salts illegal

Something has been nagging at the back of my mind today

Keith added about 13,000 new Twitter followers in just 24 hours

“I would like to cap the salary of any elected official in the state of Texas

"We can win the future...we do big things..." President Obama

SOTU Impressions

President Obama Sounded...Presidential.

CA State Sen. Leland Yee calls for a boycott of Limbaugh advertisers

HuffPost Dismisses Labor Blogger

Axelrod: Obama Will Soon Enter Public Debate Over Gun Control

AP: FACT CHECK: Obama and his imbalanced ledger

Lawrence is no KO - this sucks

Bristol Palin offered job on Phoenix radio show

Three weeks into his congressional career Rivera finds himself at the center of an ethics scandal

Editorial in conservative magazine American Thinker "2012 ? , yeah, we're screwed".

Maybe we don't want a Sputnik moment

"Innovation, Competition, and Global Economy" are bullshit words.

The Obama/GOP Consensus: Preventing the government from coming to the people's aid

400 rabbis protest Glenn Beck’s use of Holocaust imagery

Virginia lawmaker proposes castration for sex offenders

Polls Show Giuliani Presidential Bid Could Succeed If All The GOP Frontrunners Decide To Drop Out

Angle comes to Iowa, doesn’t rule out presidential bid

Mooselini comes out of the bunker tonight

Faux News - the station for the Right. Msnbc - the station for the left[?]. CNN - the station for

California city denies appeal, mosque will be built

Rachel calling out CNN for their slavish devotion to the Tea Party

Marines change commander at facility where WikiLeaks suspect (Bradley Manning) held

Petraeus foresees tough fight in Afghanistan

Jon Stewart Calls Out Indianapolis Fox Station for Exploiting the Homeless

Jon Stewart Calls Out Indianapolis Fox Station for Exploiting the Homeless

Shit Newt Gingrich Says: A Brief History

WTF is MSNBC's endless promotion of Megan McCain all about?

It HAS to be asked!!!

Sputnik moment...

This guy really hated the State of the Union

Obama uses ‘green’ emissions standards to push truckers into Teamsters union

Rahm's Ballot Eligibility Case Appeal and White House Interference

Rahm's Ballot Eligibility Case Appeal and White House Interference

Senate Democrats Drop Campaign to Limit Filibuster

Update on Sis atLast: home from hospital and in good spirits.

Grocery Store Censors Elton John's Baby Picture

Democratic Underground Argument Clinic

Agent Orange victim loses health coverage over 2-cent shortfall

Matthews Yells At Tea Party Leader: Why Is ‘Balloon-Head’ Bachmann Speaking For You

US accused of inhumane treatment over Wikileaks soldier case

Okay, I have to be honest...this is what I heard in Obama's SOTU

Memo to Rahm: 'Appear On the Ballot' May be Somewhat Misleading in Chicago

Shooting survivor shares story, remembers Christina Taylor Green

Loretta Sanchez ?(D)? tries to boot Gabby off of a committee

Public Funds for Presidential Campaigns

Any experience on getting mortgage principle reduced???

Sarah Palin estimated worth: $12 million - PAC has $1.3 million

How the children of priviledge spend their time

How the children of priviledge spend their time

Comcast "is becoming television's dominant newscaster, with enormous influence on civic life"

Nelson Mandela taken to hospital as family visits spark growing fears for his health

Brown defends deep cuts in California budget

Mandatory Wednesday Malloy Truthseekers check in!!

A bit of advise to those suddenly facing SSI and Homelessness

If Florida Congressman David Rivera is somehow forced to resign, do you think Alan Grayson could

"He who is brave, is free." - Seneca - [Tahrir Square, Cairo, Egypt at 11 PM. 1/25/2011] Epic Photo

My Wifes Take On The TanMans Skin Color

US public loses faith in business

Teacher leaves message on blackboard, disappears

Chaos or Order?

Should a vote in a poll be a kick as well?

Video of Sarah Palin saying ''WTF'' - - (Updated w/ links to full interview)

Cenk looks like he is finally firing on all cylinders tonight. This has been an amazing show.

You know what I am going to do tomorrow?

Report details past problems with former Michigan assistant AG Andrew Shirvell

Color-coded terror warnings to be gone by April 27

Obama's economic war with Asia. It's Wall Streets war! You can count me out!

Things that make you shake your head-I was arrested for stealing my own car, says Bronx man

About the dual nature of our political system and its dangers.

It's comparing bad apples with mental illness..

Google looks to hire at least 6,000 more workers in 2011.

Obama's pitch for national unity: Let's stop fighting and go beat the Asians.

Smugglers catapult pot over border fence

Paul Ryan-voted for 8 straight Republican budgets that increased spending by a staggering 50%"

Poll: What did you think of Pres. Obama's SOTU speech - ?

So where did Michelle Bachmann find those charts she used

Obama thinks the US is the only democracy in the world

You know I used to make a point to be at home for countdown

Sum Up The SOTU Address In One Word

Obama’s TSA pat-downs joke infuriates ACLU

Please join me in calling on the Obama Administration to STOP backing Hosni Mubarak

DU3 - suggestion

Are the drone attacks in Pakistan...

Sarah, your entire political career is a "WTF Moment"

Al Jazeera Transparency Unit - For anyone who is interested ...

my son wore obama tshirt today. kids make fun, he talked about bauck bauck bauckman

Unemployment Conspicuously Absent in the SOTU

California Redistricting - can we fix Issa's district so we can get rid of him?

The Rude Pundit: The State of the Union Is Not Going to Level With You

Bristol Palin to speak at Washington University for $17,500

CBO: this year's budget deficit to hit $1.5T

I'm home from the hospital, I'm A-OK!

Haggard: I AM bisexual but I did not have sex with that escort. And I bought drugs & threw them out

It's not good enough. You are not working as hard as you need to. By the way you are on your own too

It's not good enough. You are not working as hard as you need to. By the way you are on your own too

After Failing to Change Senate Rules, Democrats Lose Right to Blame Mitch McConnell

If 50%+ of America voted with the rich-worshipping neocons 3 mo ago, but 92% of America approved...

In Tunisia and elsewhere, the U.S. will always side with the dictators

An Ohio mother of 2 sentenced to 10 days & 3 yrs probation after sending her kids to a better school

Michele Bachmann: Welfare Queen ~ Truthdig (family farm received over 250K in government subsidies)

NYTs going massive with an attack on Assange and WL.

NPR or Commercial Progressive Talk Radio?


Why You Can't Trust the Inflation Numbers

Remembering history: what we should never forget-on January 27, 1945 the liberation of Auschwitz by

My weekly reminder why I am a democrat. My patients.

Marines Replace Commander in Charge of Detention of Bradley Manning, Accused WikiLeaker

On noblese oblige... this is a concept very familiar

The Financial Crisis Inquiry Commission Report : The financial crisis was completely avoidable

Arkansas grocery stores place 'family shield' over Elton John cover of Us Weekly magazine

Rabbis protest Fox host's use of Holocaust imagery

Rabbis protest Fox host's use of Holocaust imagery

Just in my lifetime---

SC(R)OTUS -- a new term for our times

Onward Christian Soldiers . . . To Hypocrisy

"MLK Holiday Special: Chicken and Waffles" at UC Irvine

"MLK Holiday Special: Chicken and Waffles" at UC Irvine

Before you run for office, you might want to edit your Facebook page

a MUST read: Financial Meltdown Was ‘Avoidable,’ Inquiry Concludes

10 amazing truths you already suspected, By Mark Morford

Paul Ryan went through high school on his dead father's social security?!!

About that Social Security "deficit" this year.

Did Glenn Beck Lose His Checkbook?

Georgia lawmaker files tough immigration law

Modern day "republicans" are radicals

The Republican Congress Hates America Part 2: Suitcases Full of Soylent Green

Obama’s TSA Joke Falls Flat With ACLU: “Violations Of The Constitution Are No Joke”

MSNBC Eyeing Alec Baldwin for Hosting Duties?

Obama Ignores Actual State of the Union, Makes A Nice Speech

Hogwash, Mr. President - by Robert Scheer

Rep. Dennis Kucinich sues over olive pit in sandwich

I spent the better part of two years at TIRR (Gifford's hospital)

Is there no one that can speak for me?

Gawker: Dennis Kucinich Sues Congressional Cafeteria Over Olive Pit

Parody of kitsch art "One Nation Under God"

Social Security to Run Deficits for Foreseeable Future, CBO Says

Another broken promise? (The Windfall Tax on Big Oil)

Palin loses it tonight on Fox.

Fodder for Glenn Beck's War on the Number 5

Healthcare Reform - Abandoning the Self Employed

Actually, I liked Ayn Rand’s books.

Actually, I liked Ayn Rand’s books.

The socialist response to the President's speech has more rec's than O's speech on the home page!

Robert Reich: The President Ignored the Elephant in the Room

DU3 Software Preview: Avatar Images and Signature Lines are now working!

29-year-old to become Britain's youngest grandfather

If Rick Scott gives $5500 to each child who leaves public school to go to private or charter school

Chipotle fires "hundreds" in Minnesota after federal immigration audit.

I'm shocked at the lack of MSM coverage of Egypt

I'm shocked at the lack of MSM coverage of Egypt

Less choice than ever for health care in Massachusetts

When should the US leave Afghanistan?

Lead found in some reusable grocery bags

More people suing banks over foreclosures

New York Considers E-Cigarette Ban

Buying What They're Selling: Obama's SOTU spending freeze certifies more dangerous Republican myth.

Please Remember Mr. President -- We Are a Nation, Not a Corporation

Obama nominates former Bush nominee to federal appeals court

Is the main point of being a progressive to tax the haves to provide for individual have nots?

Shelter Gives Away Dog Marked For Euthanization

Shelter Gives Away Dog Marked For Euthanization

Do You Know the Full Story Behind the Infamous McDonald’s

Jingoistic nationalism does nothing for me. I don't want to "compete" with the world.

Egypt reaches the boiling point (Take 2) Graphics heavy

••• Obama's speech - none dare call it a disaster* •••

••• Obama's speech - none dare call it a disaster* •••

Art Bell Disassociates Himself from Coast to Coast

The most disturbing website you will ever visit - YOU HAVE BEEN WARNED!!!

I know someone will criticize me for this but I really like Vampire Weekend

The Oklahoma Full Auto Shoot & Trade Show

A little help with Topix...

I just found my new years resolution...

My Blackberry's not working

Walk Away...

Okay, this is wrong on so many levels..

Okay, this is wrong on so many levels..

86 yo writes letter to her bank

I am so not impressed with Jesse Eisenberg as an actor

Glad I'm not a Sami reindeer herder....any Sami's out there?

BBC Animal Voiceovers

If you're a scientist, you may dig this

Thirteen Ways of Looking at a Blackbird - Wallace Stevens

Thirteen Ways of Looking at a Blackbird - Wallace Stevens

Charlie Louvin (RIP) - Love Just Has To Lay Down and Die

Cancel whatever you've planned for Sept. 24, 2182

self delete

'True Blood' hunk Joe Manganiello in the running for 'Superman'


Great moments in medicine - Wednesday Edition:

Pearl Jam - Better Man

What I dislike the most on Letterman...

You remind me of that dog from Scobby Doo. What was his name,again?

Cool Google Earth picture of an accident on I-95 in MD...

CaliforniaPeggy has been busy...

a dance


I forgot how pretty DC was in the snow..

favorite peanut butter delivery system?


I should just make "Edit: typo" my signature line.

CL find of the day!

I only had one beer at lunch, but I am really tired...

Cute dog watching another dog on an iphone.

moved nt

Please do not make fun of my accent online

What the hell does "Reaganesque" mean? nt

Thunder and lightning with a snowstorm and ice pellets

(speaking of which): ... ... ...The littlest Zombie Hunter:

Oasis - Slide Away

Audience sing-alongs on live albums. Sheer ebullience or whatta effin RIPOFF?

Woman who attacked cop with dildo claiming self-defense.

You've never really been hugged 'til you've been bullhugged.

Please post your opinion about our two cats...

MiddleFingerMom had the WORST luck in high school -- ALL his dates seemed to wear one of these.

Where is the original Olive Garden post?

I love Betty White

Starving Cat (CUTE!)

Your Favorite (the) "Queen" (of)

Cats will never tell YOU about it... but there IS a downside to having 9 lives.

Who here saw the movie Secretariat? Was it any good?

Apparently... I'm doing something wrong.

What do you call your cat's purring. Me, I say "You're a helipopter".

Woo hoo! I'm rich!

What would you have for your last meal?

Pluto still has quite the attitude about being demoted from planet status.

Someone explain to me this bizarro cat logic.

Cat v.s. Washing Machine

What Aren't You Listening to right Now?

Captain Kirk is climbing a mountain.

I visit a nursing home and two of my favorite people died yesterday, damn.

Deteriorata (Fluke of the Universe)

Egypt protests: Police disperse Cairo crowds

Please post your opinion about the band Rush and Oasis

Immigration fraud: Hundreds of Indian students may be deported from US

I saw something I seldom get to see: Lightning in a snowstorm.

Do I go or do I not go? Free concert ticket available

Critics still hoping for ouster of Omaha mayor

Iranian Workers Stage Protests Over Nonpayment Of Wages

Egyptian stocks drop 6% after protests

Nevada councilwoman found dead faced possible sanctions

Karzai Inaugurates Parliament After Blaming West for Creating 'Chaos'

What is your favourite outing? Mine the zoo. Last time I went to the Toronto zoo

Monster is sticking his head in a bag of sun chips making a lot of noise (we still have the loud

(UK) Unions warn of growing militancy over government's economic 'gamble'

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange slipping out of reach of US grip

The Dow Trades Above 12,000 Points for the First Time Since June 2008

Rep. Sandy Levin Statement at Hearing on Pending Free Trade Agreements

Anonymous Asks For DDoS Attack On Key Egyptian Sites

Dow Reaches 12,000 Level

Jimmy Buffett Hospitalized After Sydney Stage Fall

Singer Jimmy Buffett falls off the stage in Sydney, taken to hospital

Tennessee School Boards Push Fight Against Unions

BBC World Service to cut 650 jobs, broadcasts

Financial Crisis Was Avoidable, Inquiry Finds

After Blocking Twitter, Egypt Reportedly Starts Restricting Access To Facebook

favourite comedian? Mine has to be Kathy Griffiths right now. I just read her book.

Iraqi journalists face sacks of gold, fists of fire

Put Neidermeyer on it. He's a sneaky little shit, just like you, right?

Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords upgraded to good condition

Toyota recalls 1.7 million vehicles for fuel leaks

Marines change commander at facility where WikiLeaks suspect (Bradley Manning) held

Best Songs of the Economic Crisis (2007-2011)

Journalists beaten, websites blocked amid protests in Egypt

Reform campaigner ElBaradei plans return to Egypt

Band of Brothers soldier mourned (brought the crowd to its feet)

Cybersecurity goes prime time at Davos

Obama Plans Trip to Latin America in March; Will Visit Brazil, Chile, El Salvador

U.S. unions say they'll fight U.S.-Colombia trade deal

Man arrested after threats made to Wash. governor

Lordy! Joan & Melissa are cracking me up

MSNBC Eyeing Alec Baldwin for Hosting Duties?

Egypt president's son, family flee to Britain

Press freedom group says Egypt targeting reporters

Russia Calls For NATO Probe Into Iran Cyber Strike

Court Reverses New Mexico Governor on Environmental Rules

860 arrested in two days of Egyptian protests

Color-Coded Terror Alerts Will Be Gone By April

Michele Bachmann's Tea Party overdrive mocked for Obama response

Va. Lawmaker Pushes for Castrating Sex Offenders

Algeria steps up grain imports (bought almost a million tons of wheat on Wed), eyes Tunisia "virus"

Filibuster Reform Effort Falls Short In Senate

'Birther Bill' back in Arizona; Rep. Judy Burges pitches birth certificate legislation again

U.S. House Votes to End Watergate-Era Finance System

No talks with terrorists - Putin

No Proof WikiLeaks Breaking Law, Inquiry (For Visa) Finds (Yet Visa Continues to Block Donations)

Dow Jones industrial average trades above 12,000 points

Guardian Reporter Arrested and Beaten

2 Cents May Be the Difference Between Life and Death for Cancer Patient Ron Flanagan

Blair sister-in-law wants him tried for Iraq crimes

Utah considers making semiautomatic pistol a state symbol

Chamber, AFL-CIO Back Infrastructure Spending In Rare Joint Statement

Clinton calls for reform in Egypt (says Egyptian government should allow protesters to demonstrate)

Egypt president's son, family flee to Britain

Military pay, benefits top federal civilian compensation

U.S. unions say they'll fight U.S.-Colombia trade deal

Tunisia protests turn violent

Citigroup Bailout To Make US Taxpayers $12.3b Profit

CBO projects record-high $1.5 trillion budget deficit this year

In Halliburton case, Supreme Court may sanction corporations lying to investors

Police: Man Says (Wash. Gov. Christine) Gregoire (D) ‘Should Be Burned At Stake’

I guess I'm doing something right... but I could use your help.

Loughner researched lethal injection(& political assassins) before Tucson shooting, sources say

John Cornyn's Office Mailed Suspicious Packages

APNewsBreak: Drug maker asks Ohio, Oklahoma not to use sedative for putting inmates to death

Celebrity Journalist: I Never Spoke to Hawaii Gov About Obama Birth Certificate

Giffords to get speaking valve in breathing tube

Giffords to get speaking valve in breathing tube

(SF) Mayoral hopeful Leland Yee gets racist death threats(linked to Limbaugh criticism)

Going to the Super Bowl? Parking slots still available for $990

Financial crisis panel urges prosecutions of industry figures

Butter. It's actually a VERY healthy food. I'll let the Butter Council explain why:

Once again, someone basically asked me, "You're a DUDE?!?!?!?"...

Some 57,000 Minnesota jobs at risk under proposed Korean trade pact

U.S. Commodities: Grains Rise as Food Protests in Africa Mount

Wrongful-death lawsuit filed against PG&E for San Bruno blast

Goldman Sachs Got Billions From AIG For Its Own Account, Crisis Panel Finds

STOCK MARKET WATCH, Wednesday, January 26, 2011

Unemployment Rate To Remain Above 9 Percent Through 2011-Will Remain Above 'Natural Rate' Until 2016

Unemployment Rate To Remain Above 9 Percent Through 2011-Will Remain Above 'Natural Rate' Until 2016

Ben Ali: Tunisia issues arrest warrant for ex-leader

Your made up band name and the type of music they'd play

Reports of ‘massacre’ in Suez as protests in Egypt move into third day

Thousands march in anti-Abbas protests in Gaza

U.S. missionary in Mexico fatally shot

Now it's time for all the DU artists to show off their creations...

Florida Gov. Rick Scott stalls new voter-approved redistricting standards

Amid gun lobby criticism, assault weapons reporting rule delayed

Dennis Kucinich Sues House Cafeteria

CBO: Social Security to run permanent deficits

Pentagon to outline training for gay ban repeal

"Minutemen" Member on Trial in Murder of Girl, 9

BBC World Service cuts will cost it 30m listeners worldwide

"Hot Coffee" Documents Chamber of Commerce Campaign to Unseat Judges Opposed to "Tort Reform"

"Hot Coffee" Exposes How Hard Caps on Malpractice Awards Shift Burden to Taxpayers

Egyptian Protestors Chasing Riot Police 1/25/2011

Over Medicated Bachmann didn't See Speech Nor Camera

Resist The British Government Saturday 29th January

Pawlenty Goes Hollywood

Mike Malloy - Hot For Jesus

Lizz Winstead's Rebuttal to the Rebuttal to the Rebuttal of the SOTU

TYT: Is MTV Skins Porn? (There was a call for a fed investigation about the show)

Gay Doritos Ad #2

US Supports Mubarak as Thousands Call For His Ouster

TDPS: The 2011 State of the Union Address - The Good, The Bad, The Made Up

Gay Doritos Ad #1

GRITtv: Naomi Klein: The Search for BP's Oil

The Magnificent Sarah Palin

The 2011 State of the Union Address (Full Version)

TYT:SOTU Preview - 'Centrist' Speech By Obama?

OFA State of the Union 'Watch Parties' Gain Wide Notice


The Era of Mass Surveillance and State Control

On Citizens United Anniversary, Campaign Reform is Brewing

The Story Behind the Infamous McDonald's Coffee Case & How Corporations Used it to Push Tort Reform

Watch Police Attack Protesters in Egypt

Gingrich: Obama Thinks We're Very Very Slow

The 2011 State of the Union Address: Enhanced Version

Maddow Rips CNN For Airing Bachmann's SOTU Response

Riz Khan: The UK's lost generation

George Bush visits Barack Obama at the White house

Cenk on Bush Admin Crimes - 'When you break the law I'd prefer that you go to prison'

Thom Hartmann: Congressman Peter DeFazio's (D-OR) reaction to the State of the Union Address

"Hot Coffee" Film Explores How Corporations Spend Millions to Alter the U.S. Civil Justice System

Cenk TYT commentary: (Lawrence) O'Donnell Nails (Rep. Trent Franks) On Gun Law

Insurance Company Drops Cancer Patient And Veteran Because He Accidentally Underpaid By Two Cents

SCJ Clarence Thomas Did Not Disclose Wife's Income and Should Resign -

"Really Alarming": No baby oysters being found in Louisiana's most productive areas

Obama on pot legalization

Michele Bachmann's Response to State of the Union in 30 Sec.

After Day of Protests, Egypt Bans Demonstrations

Uprising In Egypt - The True Story (Tissue Alert, Also Contains Graphic Images)

Did Olbermann tweet during the SOTU speech? I didn't see anything

A neoliberal institution on the SOTU 2011

Lol - the Tea Party Terrorists sack Bachmann and replace her with the foot stomping Rand Paul

Randall Terry: Challenge to Obama in 2012

Joan Walsh: Why does the GOP hide its agenda?

Fact checking pathological liar Michele's Bachmann's vain speech

Tea party to GOP: Don't spare Pentagon from budget ax

We need to stand together

Attn: Teabaggers, Rush, & Michele Bachmann the stimulus worked

Plouffe: Obama will address guns

American Wind Energy Association on the President's SOTU

the orange man had on a lavender tie


Statements by Senators Brown (OH) and Kerry on SOTU

Sharron Angle to attend ‘The Genesis Code’ film premiere in Iowa

Top US Lawmaker Plays Down Talk Of Israel Aid Cuts

Egypt Must Be ‘Responsive’ to People: White House

I know every hates the Vote in this poll threads but - please???

Rachel Maddow Smacks Down CNN For Airing Ballonhead's SOTU Response (VIDEO)

Manitowoc, WI Had it's OWN "Sputnik Moment" in 1962

American Exceptionalism Repossessed

If ONLY he could do this with Iran.....

Serious point by point analysis of the President's address

I disagreed with one thing Obama said re: universities/collages

Weiner: I Needed A Drink' After Paul Ryan's Speech

So why didn't CNN offer a time slot to Joe the Plumber's Helper to Respond to the SOTU?

Obama Freezes Hell and Births a Unicorn

Criticism of the speech today shows how out to lunch DU has become

Chamber, AFL-CIO Back Infrastructure Spending In Rare Joint Statement

Photo: Nancy is ........ (caption it)

Paul Ryan was shifting the meme- Social Security is now 'Welfare'

Howard Dean: “It Is a Very, Very Good Speech. I Am Delighted"

Obama's salmon speech

Why are Deaniacs more anti-Obama than Dean himself?

What wonderful terms have you heard applied to Michelle Bachman?

Fact checking pathological liar Paul "mean boy" Ryan's austerity speech

Is Ryan the best they got?

WH Advisor David Plouffe Confirms Obama Will Address Gun Control At A Later Date

"Sarah Palin decorated mah office"

Do you stand with the president.....

Got Questions About the State of the Union? White House Blog puts out schedule of media reports.....

"Congress to eliminate the billions in taxpayer dollars we currently give to oil companies"

Photos: Winning the Future (The Obama Presidency, Day 736)

Unions respond to SOTU

Howard Fineman: Obama State Of The Union 2011: "LOVE TRAIN IN THE HOUSE"

Dean Baker on the SOTU

What have you learned these past two years?

Weiner teases Chaffetz on Twitter over SOTU seating

Preview: Financial Crisis Inquiry Commission Report

I think what the President was trying to say is ...

Ezra Klein: Perhaps new policy wasn't really the point of the State of the Union

He knocked it straight out of the park, and here is why:

Winning the Future

Rep. Walter Jones is first GOP defection in the 112th Congress

Tweety turns into Slyvester the Cat on a Tea party Strategist... Bachmann is a BALLOONHEAD!

The media got the entire moving to center thing wrong

Sometimes Jon Stewart annoys the hell out of me. He picks the wrong things to make jokes about

President of the UNITED STATES

"For those of you keeping score at home..."

That general winding down feeling you’re getting is not an illusion

My Republican buddy saw Obama today and they both did the fist jab

SOTU responses by Jonathan Chait, Paul Krugman and Robert Reich

High Speed Rail: IMHO, TSA will search passengers the same way as the airports

Obama outlines right-wing, pro-corporate agenda in State of the Union Speech

Does anyone remember Helen Chenoweth?

"The State of the Union set a cunning trap for Obama’s enemies."

President Obama and Corporate America: Is he a 'sell-out' or a brilliant progressive politician?

Obama to Harry Belafonte: When are you and Cornel West going to cut me some slack?

"Still, I’m willing to look at other ideas to bring down costs, including one that Republicans

Amateur Footage Of Anti-government Protest In Damietta, A Town On Egypt's Mediterranean Coast.

91 percent of watchers approve of the proposals the president made

Ryan on healthcare reform: light on plans, even lighter on truth

Joan Walsh: Why does the GOP hide its agenda?

Feingold: ‘We Need To Regenerate Progressivism’ To Battle This ‘Gilded Age On Steroids’

Because It Is Wrong–Six Questions for Charles and Gregory Fried

Tomgram: Juan Cole, American Policy on the Brink

Egypt protests: 'We ran a gauntlet of officers beating us with sticks'

In Lieu of Budget Leadership, Obama Proposes Spending Freeze

Amy Goodman: Sundance and the Art of Democracy

Laura Flanders: Trade is NOT the Answer!

Phantom Charity Takes Flight, Leaves Veterans Stranded, a new application from

Egypt's Revolution by Facebook

Guardian: "NRA a fringe interest group – only a dysfunctional electoral system allows it power"

Bullshit Detection 101: Why universities need to teach the new literacy

We Can't Let the Banksters Walk Away from Their Crimes

Obama makes H-1B, Green Card reform a priority

American Foreign Policy is brain dead

Edward R. Murrow, January 25, 1951: "The American public believes that we should get out of Korea."

Happy Birthday to the Brad Blog

Could Climate Change Kill Liberalism?

Glenn Beck: Exposing Progressives as Communists and The Impending Communist Take Over?

‘Anonymous’ calls for attacks on Egyptian government websites

When the politically fueled murder of a 9-year-old girl in Arizona is NOT national news

A New Vision for America - Part I - Generating a Non-Military World Presence

Harry Belafonte: "He (Obama) Plays the Game that He Plays Because He Sees No Threat from ...poor"

Sen. Bernie Sanders: Organizing Help Wanted

"]The Most Reasonable Man in Washington" (Mike Lux on Obama's Speech)]

Drumbeat: January 26, 2011

Colombian coal miners killed in 'gas explosion' (BBC)

Nature - 5% Increase In UVB Exposure Cut Survival Times In Tadpoles By 25% - Proc. Royal Society


Polluted & Low-Oxygen Floodwaters Killing 10s Of Thousands Of Murray-Darling Basin Fish

Browner Departure - "No Coincidences In Politics, Esp. During SOTU" - Mother Jones

Despite NE US Cold Wave, "Freakishly Warm" Weather 2,000 Miles North 15-20F Above Normal

NASA’s Hansen Presses Obama for a Carbon Cost and Nuclear Push (before STOU)

Chris Mooney: Can You Have a Purely Economic Sputnik?

First study of dispersants in Gulf Spill suggests a prolonged deepwater fate

It's The "Waters Advocacy Coalition" - Brought To You By Farm Bureau, NAM, Cattleman's Association

Pres. Obama: 80% green energy by 2035, End subsidies to Oil Industry

PEMEX Projects Ku Maloob Zaap Peak In 2013 - At Less Than Half Cantarell's Peak Output - Reuters

Oases in Navajo desert contained nuclear 'a witch's brew'

Left in the Dust - uranium mining in Niger

Gingrich Wants To Replace EPA - Complains That It "Focuses On Regulation"

To those who say Solar cannot provide enough of our energy needs

I'm bullish on Mycilium. It's going places.

Chris Matthews: Obama will Address, try to Increase Gun Control in the Near Future

WH Advisor David Plouffe Confirms Obama Will Address Gun Control At A Later Date

Prefect example of a defensive gun use

Arizona lawmaker says OK to guns in Senate building

NH teachers: Guns in Statehouse = No Dr. Seuss readings

David Plouffe Confirms Obama Will Address Gun Control At A Later Date

American manufacturer rolling out 60 & 100 round AR-15 magazines

Dueling Polls on Gun Control (CBS/CNN vs. MAIG)

Gun control supporters - How much is enough?

Suspected international gunrunner held

Another question for gun control proponents

I fully support a Palin Presidency

A challenge: mass shooting in USA vs mass macheteing in nigeria

Tucson... was the point when the country

In the world of magazine capacity, 30 is the new 10

Michigan bills would allow concealed guns in more places

Kicking the hornets nest.

Should you just give robbers what they want?

Obama plans trip to Latin America in March; will visit Brazil, Chile, El Salvador

U.S. unions say they'll fight U.S.-Colombia trade deal

Costa Rican union triumphs over dirty tricks to snatch election victory

US Discouraging Aristide Return to Haiti

Colombia Mine Blast Leave 20 Feared Dead

Guatemala: High Staple Food Prices Drive Up Hunger

Bachelet back in world spotlight as UN Women Executive Director

Highways open new South American trade routes

UK company to set up biomass power plants in Cuba

Cholera cases detected in Venezuela

Perk is back!!!!!!!!!!!!! 1111111111 !!!!!!!!!!!!!1111 11111111! !!!!!!!!

Conferences net record $170M haul from 2010-11 BCS

Wilson footballs are off to Dallas

Vick gets first paid endorsement since dogfighting arrest

Steelers-Packers- Old School

Are there any legal issues regarding the Chicago man fired for wearing a Packer tie?

Super Bowl parking ranging from $55 to $990

Heh! Looks like Obama is staying with the NFC and will be rooting for the Packers...

Here's what Chick-Fil-A doesn't understand:

State of the Union 2011: Obama says 'don't ask, don't tell' to formally end this year

The rationality of fear

The Palestine papers and the dead-end of nationalism

Police nab Palestinian cell linked to murders of American tourist and Israeli teacher

Palestinians condemn US plan to settle refugees in South America

With the West Bank barrier unfinished, the path for terrorists is wide open

Deep frustrations with Obama

Rightist MK expected to head probe into Israel's Leftist NGOs

Death by a thousand leaks

Wailing over the Palestine Papers (Benny Morris)

Warily Eyeing Egypt, Israelis Feel Like Spectators

So Many Gods, So Little Time

Does Jesus offer more than "One Way" to enter Heaven after death?

Two instances of unshakeable certainty

Seahorses' body shape explained (BBC)