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Archives: February 18, 2011

Sign seen in Madison

San Diego Labor Council Stands With Working Families in Wisconsin & Ohio

David Frum Pwned.

The Absurdly Racist Fax a Congresswoman Got for Bashing NASCAR

I love how I know China is embarrassed about something when google news search is "Not working"

School closings in Wis. should show teachers, police, firefighters and such what power they have if

On the repeat, Nicholls told Eddie that two

Bill would give Florida voters ability to recall state officials

Is Gov. Rick Scott eyeing White House in 2012?

Ok DU redditors, please get yourself over there and make your mark.

Coverage Of The SB 5 Protest In Columbus Today

What's happened to truth-out.org?

This place is unbelievable, a guy forgot he has a gun in his pocket (lemme figure this out, that gun

those who have benefited the MOST from our Capitalist nation are not being

Rep. Gabrielle Giffords is laughing at jokes and eating sushi and even spoke the word "better"

Why do people still believe in conspiracies?

Faith (and home schoolin') tells him not to

Secret Negotiations Reveal Why Mel Gibson's Ex Turned Down $16 Million

Bahrain's Foreign Minister: "Violence was regrettable... but necessary..."

Which elected Democrats (national) have shown support for Wisconsinites?

Democracy: Only good if you like the outcome?

A Dream Deferred by Langston Hughes

From today's WTF File: Anna Nicole Smith Opera opens in London

Woo hoo! Pushback in Iowa...

Tahrir Square Is Packed Again

Arizona's Stormy Senate Race: Why the National GOP Is Watching

Arizona's Stormy Senate Race: Why the National GOP Is Watching

Planned Parenthood budget fight - NYT cites discredited "Live Action" video scam

In a nutshell, Walker inherited $127mil surplus then gave away $140mil in Tax Cuts

Rep. Mike Kelly Falsely Claims Social Security Checks Would Continue During A Government Shutdown

Gas Station Charges Nearly $5 In Orlando

Blood Runs Through the Streets of Bahrain

The world's military budgets grew by 50% in the first nine years of this century

The world's military budgets grew by 50% in the first nine years of this century

The world's military budgets grew by 50% in the first nine years of this century

Joe Scarborough trashing teachers! Not telling the story of busting collective bargaining rights!!

Good Morning America coverage of Wisconsin protests much better than expected.

The MSN has never been worse than it is about Wisconsin and Unions

Local charter school with budget trouble closes today (only open a few months, not making enough $$)

Negative experiences can stop painkillers working

GOOD NEWS! Japan's whaling season ended today.

GOOD NEWS! Japan's whaling season ended today.

The Class War in “Progressive” Wisconsin (& video "We Will Fight Back")

Time for a break. Watch this for a little lighthearted fun

Fuel leak hits Norway's coast near nature reserve-Leak threatens bird sanctuary, marine park

U.S. budget proposes $5.50 fee for Canadian travellers

Key breast cancer 'driver' gene found

Kern County is losing a lucrative contract (immigration detention - 112 detainees per day)

Milwaukee Public Schools closed Friday...

"How'd it get so bad in Wisconsin" JUST heard on Morning Blo

Al Jazeera - English. We need you here!

To all the Freepers and Teabaggers going to the Pro-Gov Walker on Saturday please remember this....

We have a strike vote today.

Calif. Gov's Newest Ally? A 'Fur Ball' With Charm

CNN: States, GOP go after teachers unions in budget crisis

Wal-Mart, Unions Reach Tentative Deal For Possible NYC Stores

Class warfare on TeeVee this morning taking place on Morning Schmoe. Uninformed

Obama Budget Calls for Mining Companies to Pay Royalties for Use of Public Lands

What Walker is doing in Wisconsin is Reaganomics in microcosm.

"the right of the people peaceably to assemble,

"the right of the people peaceably to assemble,

Alvin Greene Gets 37 votes in his second political campaign

The Plum Line: The stakes in Wisconsin

The Plum Line: The stakes in Wisconsin

Jewish Labor Committee: Support collective bargaining rights of Wisconsin's public sector employees!

Counter rallies this weekend?

10 States Represented Only by Senators Born Elsewhere

You must make do with less so that investors can have more

"I’ll have to take Barbour at his word that he’s not a racist." - Eugene Robinson

Gawker Comment of the Day: What’s the Matter With Wisconsin?

Hey Joe Scum

Aid Cuts Have Texas Schools Scrambling

38 Workforce Office centers to close in Iowa. If you are unemployed, you will

"Wisconsin Gov. Walker signs tax cut bill into law": Blast from the Past:

Now see, here is the way a Governor is supposed to handle budget shortfalls. Tax the wealthy

Walker gave away the surplus to rich, whines there's a shortage

Walker gave away the surplus to rich, whines there's a shortage

Sen. Jon Erpenbach Gives Reasons For Fleeing (WI)

Some live blogging from WI capital available at this link

DU constitutional experts: isn't there existing case law affirming the right of unions

Please Vote In this Orlando Sentinel Social Security Poll...No Cuts!

If you've been listening, you know what the repubs answer is to "Where are the jobs?"

Use the Force Luke!

Three years this week...

CNN: Danger! Falling middle-class incomes

Report Shows Waiters Are Underpaid, Overworked, And Unequally Treated

Obama names Intel CEO Otellini to advisory council on Jobs and Competitiveness

Ha - I Missed This One. (Egypt Protest Photo)

Russ Feingold: "Our Fight is not Over-Progressives Unite!!!"

The US Labor Movement and Its Achievements

Michigan, too: New guv gives $1.8 billion tax break to businesses on backs of poor, seniors

Attys: Kerrigan brother too drunk to waive rights

Maryland Senate committee approves same-sex marriage bill

Maryland Senate committee approves same-sex marriage bill

Maryland Senate committee approves same-sex marriage bill

Curious Why Conservatives Think This

Jan Brewer gives tax cuts to corporations

Jan Brewer gives tax cuts to corporations

Obama and Geithner Hand over Home Loans to Same Banks that Destroyed the Economy: Robert Scheer

Can someone give a quick primer on what's going on in WI?

No, Republicans, we are NOT trying to start a class war

'Police attacking protesters at hospital in Bahrain. Tear gas inside. Panic

'Police attacking protesters at hospital in Bahrain. Tear gas inside. Panic

When someone complains about Union Dues

Iranian Opposition Leader Missing as Tensions Rise

Revealing Her Own Abortion, Rep. Speier Criticizes Conservatives For Failing To Empathize With Women

WI--under Walker budget cuts UW Madison may be forced to increase tuition by 20%

Obey: Wisconsin Gov. Walker Is Channeling Mubarak

Amendment 1 Blues

WaPo's Robinson: Haley Barbour's silence speaks volumes

Might Tucson firefighter Mark Ekstrum have saved lives had he not refused to respond to Giffords?

Toon: so I hear you are a writer for Fox News...

A "Quiet Debate" on Social Security and Medicare? HELL NO!

Republican Amendment Would Strip Funds For Obama 'Czars,' Elizabeth Warren

Republican Amendment Would Strip Funds For Obama 'Czars,' Elizabeth Warren

Walker tell Obama to butt out

Walker tell Obama to butt out

Boner in english and spanish!

Issa Issues Subpoenoa to Bank of America; Good But

Issa Issues Subpoenoa to Bank of America; Good But

Gov. Walker’s Pretext

8 GOP State Senators In Wisconsin Can Be Recalled Right Now; Gov. Walker Can Be Recalled In January

8 GOP State Senators In Wisconsin Can Be Recalled Right Now; Gov. Walker Can Be Recalled In January

More Pictures From Wisconsin State Capitol On Thursday

Latest Pentagon Brainstorm: Nuke-Powered War Bases

Repukes Make It Clear: "Banning preex condition clauses is counterproductive"

Huckabee just said on Fox: 'unions have an "ungodly" influence on this White House & this president"

I have always admired Justice Clarence Thomas. The man is a rock

(Wisconsin) Faith leaders voice support for unions

I harp on this a lot, but I am sure Frank Luntz is behind the anti-Union push by the Repukes

TV reporter speaks about speech problem at Grammys

Stupid ignorant Freepers, you think the billionaires give a shit about you?

The submerged state - Sirota

Colin Powell's Own Staff Had Warned Him Against His War Lies

Excellent LTTE dismantles Tea Party fallacies

State troopers "go after" missing Democrats **Link to live updates**

State troopers "go after" missing Democrats **Link to live updates**

American Taliban Cleric, Mike Huckabee, calls public employee unions "ungodly"

Few states follow mental health gun law

Few states follow mental health gun law

Firefighter Refused Call to Giffords Shooting

How is Walker's proposed legislation in WI, not in violation of

Cuts to Community Health Center Funding Proposed by House Republicans Would Have Devastating Effect

Is the so-called "Rust Belt" in a state of permenant economic decline?

i can't turn on m$nbc without seeing chris christie

THANK YOU, very belatedly, to whoever gave me a heart. I just now realized it.

What is the GOP Going to Demand in the Debt Ceiling Hostage Situation?

The political attacks and busting of trade unions is nothing new...

WIS Gov Makes-Up BOGUS National Ranking to Trash Wisconsin Teachers

Powell questions handling of Iraqi defector

"Unions aren't to blame for Wisconsin's budget" - nails it

Montana state Legislature has jumped off the cliff

Crowd descends on Ohio Statehouse to protest changes to collective bargaining

Student strike at University of Puerto Rico rocks island and sparks political crisis

The Rude Pundit: A Brief Note of Non-Support to Gov. Walker

Toon "We need to cut back"

Estero 'naked burglar' video released aka Mika "where'd he hide the sausage" Brezinski

Kasich is transfering Ohio tax monies to another bankster!

Rep. Flake Admits GOP Is Using ‘Funny Math’ When Claiming To Cut $100 Billion

Ed on MSNBC right now

8 Wisconsin GOP Senators are eligible for recall

Check out Russ Feingold's latest email:

Insult and Injury

Golly Gee Sarah - the lamestream media caught ya again!

GOP "Strategery" is underway in WI-OH-NJ-FL.... union busting

Will Al Jazeera Cover What's Happening In Wisconsin?

Missing Dem Senators Seek Help to Stay Missing via Act Blue

Someone gave me a third heart...

The easy way to cut $100 billion

20 killed, 200 wounded in clashes between protesters, security forces in Benghazi

Report calls quality of life in Texas 'abysmal'

Illinois Senate President John Cullerton thanks Scott Walker for Illinois marketing effort

A Brief Note of Non-Support to Gov. Walker:

Don't accept the premise

This says it all

Thank you to the DUer who just gave me a heart - You sure stole mine!

Protests force moving Madison's Winter Festival from Cap Square

NYC: Support Wisconsin Workers Tomorrow. Cheddar Revolution Rally is at 9AM at CNN!

Support the unions in Wisconsin!!

MoveOn Calls for Facebook actions in support of WI protests

Can recalls be filed

A very old quote that may even resonate with Freepers/Tea Baggers

Thank you for the hearts.

DU this CNN poll: what is your general view of labor unions?

NEW RULE!!!

Madison: National labor leader to speak here Friday; Tea Party plans Saturday rally

Glenn Prick says most Shia Muslims favor the anti-Christ

The ONLY obstruction to a complete Republican takeover are the Unions

FL GOP Legislature proposing to cut unemployment benefits from 26 to 20 weeks

Jim DeMint: Obama is not ‘the leader of our country’

Jim DeMint: Obama is not ‘the leader of our country’

How possible will it be to restore WI collective bargaining rights after this?

A Personal Story about A Union and a Company

General Electric is a Union Corporation, and they do pretty well.

By Leaving The State Do You Think The Wisconsin Dems Are Representing Their Constituents?

Steve Jobs at dinner with Obama

Castro Pot Bust Goes Awry and a Law Professor Threatens to Sue

The "script" of revolution...

LIBYA UPDATE: some vital information and a great picture.

Tea party, Americans For Prosperity launch efforts to back up FL Gov Scott's gutting high-speed rail

The newspaper headline in my hometown paper says the following:

Ouch-"Over Here We've Given Up On Both"

How about a new conspiracy theory - IMHO, the economy is just on the cusp

Democrats flee state to avoid vote on budget bill

New Mexico Democratic Sen Jeff Bingaman to retire

How are our FRiends reacting to the situation in Libya?

This is perhaps the most true online statement I have read in the entire week.

The Myth of Charter Schools

The Myth of Charter Schools

Dem Rep Gets Death Threat For Saying Pentagon Shouldn't Sponsor NASCAR

Thank You Secret Admirer!!! & Thank You DU for tending your garden so well! nt

How beautiful a day can be when kindness touches it - Thank you for the heart dear DUer

Gracie Allen of Burns and Allen on Congress

My latest protest sign for Madison

Michigan Gov. Says He Won't 'Pick Fights' With Unions

Mom puts son on Tampa street corner to tell of poor grades

link to Madison news w/video of 4th day protesting in the Rotunda

Thanks to the rock star who gave me a heart!

Kid tells school others threatened him, gets beat, suspended

Where are the national protests in support of WI unions?

A belated but deeply felt Thank You to those who gave me hearts.

Belated Big Thank you for the heart

I got to say that every now and then Nora O'Donnell

MSNBC - why the hell

Senator: Wis. Dems to stay away for days, weeks

NYT, CNN, NBC journalists tweeting from Bahrain now -- see this list:

Winds of a recall swirling around Florida’s new governor (recall)

Hilarious Congressman Trying To Take Away Obama Teleprompter Funding

Union Thugs?

A Moral Assessment of the Attack on Social Safety Nets

Got Dough? How Billionaires Rule Our Schools

GOP Budget Amendments Would Destroy Health, Economy, Planet

Senator Bingaman (NM) to retire

Following in Jeb Bush's footsteps, Rick Scott insults black lawmakers.

Obama administration replaces controversial 'conscience' regulation for health-care workers

My heartfelt thanks

Ed Shultz is the real thing...

Live Blog from Madison... A group on the ground floor in the Rotunda chanting in sign language

Committee passes bill changing Fla. unemployment benefits

Remember General Jerry Boykin? The "holy war" general...

5.1 Earthquake in Baja near AZ border 30 minutes ago.

"Women are being treated like slow children who don't know their own minds & have to be lectured to"

Wow. The Ben Bernanke actually standing up to international pressure.

The Tea Party and the red shirts -

madison wisconsin local teevee 'fox' poll

Who in the GOP can beat Obama??

'Wisconsin' is your fault.

You know - we may end up owing the Tea Party a debt of gratitude.

Wisconsin an "open carry" state... what will the TeaBaggers bring to Madison?

Anybody here watch RT? What do you think of it?

Congress is the army of your enemy.

To the sweetie who sent me a heart goes this vintage Valentine....

So what would it take to recall Walker? /nt

Army wants rapid-fire rubber bullets for crowd control

Need Something Else To Do? Call Boner and Ask Where Are the Jobs?

The guy is a right-wing nut!

The ReTHUG war on America is on in earnest

Senator: Wis. Dems to stay away for days, weeks

Senator: Wis. Dems to stay away for days, weeks

Lone Independent in WI assembly seeking compromise?

Radical States: GOP Forcing Their Nightmarish Right-Wing Vision on People Who Elected Them

MSNBC: "Bahrain forces fire on protesters; 50 injured"

FoxNews slams Wisconsin protests, cheered and supported Tea Party protests

Wondermark takes on the Banksters

Over 20 years ago, didn't some think tank predict exactly what we are seeing now?

Illinois Pension Bonds to Test Investors’ Faith

Did anyone actually watch the Joy Behar interview with Helen Thomas on Wednesday?

I'll beliveve America is broke when...........

CNN.com vote question: What is your general view of labor unions?

Miami Herald: Is Gov. Rick Scott eyeing White House in 2012?

Miami Herald: Is Gov. Rick Scott eyeing White House in 2012?

Vanishing seats mean new rivals

Recall site for Sen. Alberta Darling (R) SE WI

Is anybody else watching Al Jazeera this morning?

:cry:

did I hear correctly Jesse Jackson showed up with 7000 supporters at Wisconsin!!!1

Thanks for the hearts!

Bahrain update: At least one helicopter spraying fire on funeral mourners, journalists

Bahrain update: At least one helicopter spraying fire on funeral mourners, journalists

4,500 teagaggers in Madison?

Statement by the President on violence in Bahrain, Libya and Yemen

Wow, newly elected right wing teabaggers going nuts all over

Why is it Repugs can get away with murder (scarborough) or lying (all of them)

for New Mexican

WI Governor's Fake Budget Crisis: Gave Tax Breaks to Wal-Mart to Cloak His Real Agenda -- Union Bust

Did High Speed Rail Get Killed In The Budget By The House?

Well now that I will be able to go to the solidarity rally

THE NATIONAL CONFERENCE FOR MEDIA REFORM Boston April 8-10, 2011

"Today Christians ... stand at the head of[this country..

HEY, Boner Cantor and Company, it's day fucking whatever, WHERE ARE THE JOBS

Rally in support in San Diego

Obama Opposes The Republican Anti-Union Bill In Wisconsin

Military chaplain: Soldier’s rape ‘must have been God’s will’

Oh Oh Suez Canal workers join the strikes

HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES House Votes to Defund 'ObamaCare

Poll (Pew): Support For Labor Unions Remains At Near-Historic Low

The Wisconsin Uprising

Awesome photo of 8 cougars on game trail

Maybe conservatives aren't so crazy

Bi-Partisan Senators propose taxing employer-paid health care & ending home mortgage tax deduction!

Columbus Ohio TODAY!

Glenn Beck: Wisconsin unions in cahoots with Muslim Brotherhood

Hey, Repukes! "You Can't Take It With You"

Ex-aide: Colin Powell was ‘manipulated’ by Cheney into justifying Iraq war

Man discovers a knife blade lodged in his head

The internet wars have begun

Bachmann aides quit!!!!!

Making Collective Bargaining Illegal- How Is It Even Constitutional?

States should cut taxes for the rich some more to increase revenue. That will solve the budget

Strict Constructionist Comics- 2nd Amendment Version

I just saw the BEST sign ever!

Anti-Walker Rally - Madison, WI | February 18, 2011-->MASSIVE!

Ohio’s turn to revolt: Thousands flood statehouse over anti-union bill

Flashmob Foxnation

Maybe a Florida DUer can help me.....

Joe Klein: You always knew he was an asshole: Wisconsin: The Hemlock Revolution

Senator Scott Brown's (R-MA) disclosure of sexual abuse

Something tells me flag lapel pins would not be so popular with Republicans.

Q: Do we need to break out those second amendment remedies?

Which side are you on?

Forgive my ignorance here, but how can this end well for the Democrats in Wisc.?

Wikileaks says it will release 100+ revelations on Bahrain tonight

What is the meme with the Tea Partiers in the aftermath of the Tucson incident?

A renewed assault on public education

If Walker were governor of PA, the state workers would not be allowed to protest...

Teachers' Union In Bahrain Declares Sunday National Protest Day (FOX Heads To Explode With News)

They vote to defund health care, but they vote to keep the Army Nascar

Wisconsin Budget Law Would Put Governor In Charge Of Medicaid -- So He Can Stop Health Care Law

Help! I need some examples of conservative pundits.....

Watching Chris Matthews, I FEEL THE BLUE in Wisconsin!

Come on you all, please donate so that DU can reach its aim! If you need

Republicans Wave Bible; Why Not Democrats????

"The bill is already a compromise because we allow unions to exist"

Chaos! F--k the Recovery and Full Speed Ahead!

It's official! Conservatives hate everybody:

When you screw us, we multiply.

there are no words

What about a bill that does to corporations what they want to do to businesses

"truth" makes "reporters & spokesmodels will look ... as if they are speaking in Swahili.

The Nation: US Uncut Takes the Stage (mobilizing against corporate tax cheats)

Scott Walker, Rick Scott, Scott Brown

Scott Walker, Rick Scott, Scott Brown

The weather here in Wisconsin is holding tight! I think Walker

What's happening to the President's call to hire the unemployed?

Wisconsin: The First Stop in An American Uprising?

Join My High School Newspaper ...a note to students from Michael Moore

has anyone in the media reported that republicans have historically challenged unions?

Anthony Weiner Asks Republicans to Defund Their Own Health Care Plans

The Union Gizzley Can Eat the Tea Party Snake for Breakfast

SC: Pensioner mauled to death by Rottweilers who then turned on and attacked their owner

My mother is starting to see the light

Regulations Are Bad

I read many DU posts talking about govt. taking away this or that right in which the author

Inside the mind of Jared Lee Loughner:

They've pushed us too damn far

Bible Spice makes one of her most lucid and reasonable statements to date: (NSFM)

45 best protest signs observed in Madison

Everybody had some help somewhere.

All these Dipshit Conservative Governors are trying to Outdo Each Other

Obama’s new budget would make Big Oil pay for clean energy

BBC reports Libyan Army siding with protesters in Benghazi

Come on people -- don't just rec, reply!

Join My High School Newspaper - by Michael Moore

If Government Shutdown Occurs, Prepare For Much Collateral Damage Categories: Congress, Economy

Are You Watching MSNBC...Ed Schultz with Protest in Wisconsin?

Facebook Adds Same-Sex Relationship Statuses

Call on Twitter for protestors to bring loud noisemakers to greet the teabaggers in Madison tomorrow

John Boehner takes on government-funded jobs – unless they're in Ohio

save planned parenthood

Thom Hartmann: Muslim Brotherhood is Fox News trying to change the conversation away from the

It's a question of fairness.

If we had universal, single payer we probably wouldn't need unions as much

It is time to stop using "illegal" as a noun, referring to a person.

The "lesson" of the Wisconsin worker protests. You are suckers, waiting to be fleeced

Big Ed: "I knew this day was coming for a long time."

Big Ed: "I knew this day was coming for a long time."

His lips are moving....

Cut This!

Buses to Madison Saturday

Wisconsin Budget Law Would Put Governor In Charge Of Medicaid -- So He Can Stop Health Care Law

Naomi Klein on with Chris Hayes

Baltimore issues over 2,000 red light camera tickets with dead officer's signature

top tweet on twitter

Join My High School Newspaper ...a note to students from Michael Moore

Join My High School Newspaper ...a note to students from Michael Moore

Dear private sector employee,

Fox "news" currently "reporting" democratic law makers in Wisconsin should be charged with fraud

THANK YOU to whoever gave me a heart--what a wonderful way to start my evening.

Special Thanks to the person who gave me the heart!!!!!

I spotted GrovelBot! Anyone else? Do I win something? nt

Hosni Walker about to speak

Wisconsin Gov. Walker Ginned Up Budget Shortfall To Undercut Worker Rights

Obama's FY 2012 Budget Is A Tool Of Class War

Walker is giving "The Tools" speech

House votes to stop FCC funding for net neutrality

This is great news - Delaware looks like they will soon approve same sex civil unions

Ray McGovern, 27 year CIA hand: Thank you

Tunisia - Egypt - Madison, Wisconsin

The fallacy and stupidity of right wing thinking when it comes to unions

!!!Oops!!!: Fox News Airs Chants Of "Fox Lies" From Protesters In Wisconsin

Jam Walker's Phone Lines.

Bahrain: Royal Horror.

Keep in Mind It Would Take the 5th Fleet About 15min. to Show Bahrain's Emir the Door

LA Times: FCC investigating Fox over its operation of WWOR-TV

From a 12-year-old

Military, spook and corporate plans to deploy "personas" (sock-puppets) on Internet: New examples...

I just sent the following LTTE to my local rag. Wonder if they'll print it?

Koch Industries Slashed WI Jobs, Helped Elect Scott Walker, Now Orchestrating Pro-Walker

George Soros fires back at Glenn Beck - Rupert Murdoch is the Real Puppet Master

George Soros fires back at Glenn Beck - Rupert Murdoch is the Real Puppet Master

Iowa High School Girl Wrestler Loses in Second Round

Question: Is There Anybody Here, Who Still Thinks There Is No Class War ???

Walker is NOT a college dropout, so stop saying that.

Local Business Community May Be Starting To Turn Against Wisconsin Gov.

Berlin divided over 'Ronald Reagan Strasse'

Right Wing is screwed, and they know it.

BANK BUST FRIDAY !!!! ..... Peach state edition

Who is this Shmuck on Tweety yelling about workers being lazy?

Missouri veteran says he should be allowed to grow pot instead of becoming morphine addict

What has organized labor done for you?

Collective bargaining at stake. Mideast on fire for freedom. We can't reach 1000 donations for DU?

THANK YOU to my Secret Admirer

Thank You Dean Baker !!! (Re: Wisconsin Fight)

BBC: Gaddafi acts on increasing unrest (shuts off internet & electricity)

listen closely to the ewoks...

MSNBC online

Dems Closed Much Larger Budget Shortfall In Wisconsin Without Destroying Worker Rights

Dems Closed Much Larger Budget Shortfall In Wisconsin Without Destroying Worker Rights

Sorry, But This Just Upset Me (What They're "Whining" About In Wisconsin)

Intel Building $5 Billion Plant in AZ

This is important for Americans to understand regarding Wisconsisn

Jackie Speier delivers a personal response to GOP's war on reproductive rights

I want to thank my secret admirer for the heart!

sorry this is a dupe

Is the left here in the United States of America in a Run Boy Run moment....

"And last but not least, preceding the American collapse were the collapse of client countries in...

I wish to thank whoever gave this low post counter a heart

I wish to thank whoever gave this low post counter a heart

Thank you for the hearts!

NYT Op-Ed- Out of Control in the House

Dems Closed Much Larger Budget Shortfall In Wisconsin Without Destroying Worker

Letting the Unions die is a good thing....

Uh-oh - further efforts to rewrite history:

If you like to support small family owned businesses, I have one for you

DC Vote activists protest outside Boehner's house

Russ Feingold Rallies Protesters In Madison

Private Sector Workers Must Stand Up with Union Workers

Al Jazeera says signal jammed, Libya blocks website

CNN just reported that Scott Walker stated that Obama

Wisconsin Protest Signs

I think any politician that wants to run a state, a city or our country must prove

I think any politician that wants to run a state, a city or our country must prove

Mika Brzezinski on Unions: "They cripple the system that makes a company work."

On the phrase "Corporate Overlords":

In Wake of Tucson, NRA Advocates Armed Militia Movement

Maybe Privatization is the answer, after all.

Thanks to whoever bought me a heart

Thanks for the heart

I.O.U. 11/2/40

So, here's the thing about unfunded pensions....

So, here's the thing about unfunded pensions....

National AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka brings food for volunteers at the WI Capital building-pics

An Idea for the Protesters in WI

West Consin: Fox reported shouted down by chant of "Fox Lies!"

The Republican war on women and on...breast pumps?

A recent gift from my granddaughter/DIL

Do Deficits Matter?

Do Deficits Matter?

WI Sen. Grossman gets booed on LO's show!

WI Sen. Grossman gets booed on LO's show!

87% in favour of a strike mandate!

Organizing support for Wisconsin?

Rockin' and rollin' in Arkansas

Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker: Funded by the Koch Bros.

Dylan Ratigan show has been Foxed up

Follow LibyanYouthMovement - @ShababLibya - on Twitter, for breaking news

Cindy Sheehan characterizes the anti-war movement as a "no balls" effort.

Many on-air "personalities" are union members..Here's what THEY have

FU Chris Matthews

Republicans in WI Assembly attempted illegal vote, adjourn until Tues!!!!!

Mother Jones: Wisconsin: Tea Partiers, Breitbart Coming To Fight Unions

Motorheads

Speaking of thugs,who the fuck is this guy?

Are all broadcasters, including the FoxNews on air people, members of unions, too?

ABC News just aired a hit on Planned Parenthood

they're ffreaking out in Freeperville

Two quick program notes for Washington Journal this Sat & Sun --

Chris Rock Disses the tea party

stranger than truth

Obama administration replaces controversial 'conscience' regulation for health-care workers

Al Jazeera says signal jammed, website blocked

Al Jazeera says signal jammed, website blocked

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Here's a good one for you - Repugs wanting to slash funding for that "dang fence".

Here's a good one for you - Repugs wanting to slash funding for that "dang fence".

Are we on the verge of a new Middle East?

Corporate welfare paving the way for new nuclear reactor construction

Chris Hays is on in Cenk's place...

I want to move to Union Wisconsin!

Jesse Jackson is taking the stage in Madison.

Link to the papers and tv news stations in WI:

Questions Raised About Lugar's Residency

What are your coworkers saying about the events in WI?

What are your coworkers saying about the events in WI?

Wisconsin is teaching the whole country a lesson about standing up to bullies. /nt

(UK) Welfare reform: Find a job or lose benefits, mothers to be told

GREAT tweet about what folks are doing for the marchers

OMG, Permafrost Melting Fast & Irreversibly says NSIDC, Huge CO2 Source

Please Help Out Ohio Anti-Union Senate Bill 5 Contact Senators "On the Fence"

Unbelivable propaganda on "Fox And Fiends"

Barclays: £11.6bn profit, 1% tax

Thank you for the hearts!!

23 quakes strike central Arkansas in 36 hours

Perry Moore Dead at 39 - Author of "Hero" and Executive Producer of "Chron of Narnia"

Thank Wisconsin it's Friday.

New Report: America’s Poor Infrastructure Is Holding Back Economic Growth

Wisconsin update: Senate rescinds vote to move to final passage, bill now amendable again

Inspiring Video from Madison: On Wisconsin

Boehner Slams Obama's Organizing for America For 'Colluding' With Union Protestors

Religious Leaders Offer Sanctuary to Wisconsin Legislators Fighting for the Rights of Workers

BANK BUST FRIDAY UPDATE !!!! .... The Golden State/Georgia Peach edition

Thank you for my heart. I appreciate it.

Can someone explain the logic behind union busting to me?

My second heart moves me greatly. I hope you know how much I appreciate your gift.

He's No Keith...Lawrence O'D Had Coulter On His Show

WSJ: Thousands of same-sex couples could get big tax bonuses

The Assault on the American Worker: Wisconsin Is the Beginning - FDL

Did you know . . .

Poll: Majority of Wisconsin Voters Support Protestors (We Ask America)

Toon: Another Hotspot of unrest...

Toon: Another Hotspot of unrest...

For those on the right tonight....

the orange man solves another toughie

the orange man solves another toughie

Photos from tonight's meeting in San Diego

Does anyone know what WI public employees pay for benefits now, and what it will go up to?

The U.S. House of Representatives Roll Call Votes website sucks

The U.S. House of Representatives Roll Call Votes website sucks

Special LIVE edition of the Ed Show tonight

"We can't have employees determing how people work"

Noon rally at UW-Eau Claire today

You guys should watch MSNBC on Justin TV

Mods, I need a new avatar

When will get a hero -- a hero who throws banana peels and ice cubes in Rush Limboob's path?

Libya is shutting down their Internet

Libya is shutting down their Internet

Jesse Jackson on Ed live!

Dupe

How in the heck can there be historically low support for unions?

So, when the tea-party folks show up in Wisconsin tomorrow...

Interesting to speculate: How a Walker recall election a year from now affects the Presidential race

Thank you for the V day heart secret admirer

The Glenn Beck Conspiracy Theory Generator: Fair and Balanced Paranoia, Delivered on Demand at:

The Glenn Beck Conspiracy Theory Generator: Fair and Balanced Paranoia, Delivered on Demand at:

Thank you Wisconsin Union Members and others

College professor resigns after vile racialist remark

The National Guard would never fire on their own people

Armaglennon

John Nichols of The Nation: "The power is now in the streets, not in the capitol."

On Dec 5, 1840 an Illinois Legislator jumped from the Capitol to avoid a quorum

PHOTOS: Sorry, folks...I'm simply out of adjectives for this one.

PHOTOS: Sorry, folks...I'm simply out of adjectives for this one.

Mother thinks it's funny to duct tape 2 year old and text photo.

If you sat on your hands on election day last year or

Anyone know who is on Bill Maher tonight?

Secretary of State Clinton is Deeply Concerned About Events in Bahrain

Secretary of State Clinton is Deeply Concerned About Events in Bahrain

If the rumor is true that Palin is coming to Madison tomorrow, she better not have the audacity

February 18, 1861. The Confederacy's first president is inaugurated.

Action in Hudson, WI

Action in Hudson, WI

Why is the Onion News Network's "Fact-Zone" with Brooke Alvarez More Believable than Fox?

Stand up Democrats! The wealthy need to pay more taxes.

For an hour and twenty minutes tonight I was able not to think

Can Chris Smith be more of a male sexist piece of garbage?

William Daley Discloses $15.4 Million From J.P. Morgan

Goldman-Sachs Newsletter is very upset America is letting riff-raff in Wisconsin get out of hand

Goldman-Sachs Newsletter is very upset America is letting riff-raff in Wisconsin get out of hand

Guess I pissed her off...

Guess I pissed her off...

Heads up: ABC Nightline: WI is the lead

Which Side Are You On?

I know there are horses in Wisconsin. Are there camels for the teabaggers too?

I know there are horses in Wisconsin. Are there camels for the teabaggers too?

CNN: Mustafa phone call

The opening the President has to be re-elected.

Mandatory Friday Malloy Truthseekers check in!! TGIF!

People of Wisc. are talking about recallin several Pub Sens.

Why are some liberals now beginning to bad mouth Unions and promote charter schools?

Jesse Jackson has an old connection to labor in Wisconsin (welcome home)

Conservatives organize counter-protest in WI (Starring Andrew Breitbart)

4 mins ago, Rep Barbara Lee introduced return to 2008 DoD budget

4 mins ago, Rep Barbara Lee introduced return to 2008 DoD budget

4 mins ago, Rep Barbara Lee introduced return to 2008 DoD budget

How the hell is Breitbart going to hold a "counter rally" on the Capitol steps in Madison tomorrow?

Former Palin Chief of Staff writes tell-all manuscript

Former Palin Chief of Staff writes tell-all manuscript

One question for President Obama--and it is a defining one

Well, well, the Wisconsin Club for Growth

This is it - the fight between Corporate powers and the workers has begun. Let's see how this

This is it - the fight between Corporate powers and the workers has begun. Let's see how this

WI democratic senators offer compromise to Walker

So..uh..the teabaggers hit town tomorrow ? Something tells

"Whenever someone called me a Communist, I figured I was doing something right."

Every now and then I have to reread this very old clipping.

As Big Eddy said today "the carpetbaggers are coming to Madison Sat"

Homeowner forcloses on Wells Fargo. Sweet!

Tomorrow in WI= Battle of the Overpass?

Get Ready Wisconsin... Joe The Plumber is coming Saturday

Times of India suggests American arrested in Pakistan was running US drone program

Protesters shouted “Fox lies! Fox lies!” throughout a Fox News segment on the demonstration in WI

Protesters shouted “Fox lies! Fox lies!” throughout a Fox News segment on the demonstration in WI

House votes to defund Planned Parenthood??

House votes to defund Planned Parenthood??

House votes to defund Planned Parenthood??

Over 1 MILLION protesters in Azadi Square Iran.

DU'er northernsoul on Tue Dec-27-05 said one of the wisest things I have heard

Heads up: Teabaggers coming to Madison to combat "union thugs"

Would you attend The Super Bowl if (drunk) fans were legally allowed to bring their guns?

Iran's Revolutionary Guard tell Iranian Government they will not open fire on their own people.

Iran's Revolutionary Guard tell Iranian Government they will not open fire on their own people.

Manuscript of former Palin Aide Frank Bailey's book leaked

Blaming Social Security For Deficits Is Like Blaming Iraq For 9/11 (And Unions In WI) by davej

UNIONS---They are the only Challenge Left On The Liberal Side After Citizens United

Support Wis. and Other Embattled Workers (Change your Facebook and Twitter profile pictures)

High horses have slippery saddles...

Oh, you can't scare me, I'm sticking to the union

It's time for a nationwide strike...

Here's what the House did today: Blocked all funds for Planned Parenthood and defunded the Health

WI--Walker cutting $900 million from public education--prevent rise in property taxes to cover

Repukes might have more problems, now that they are going after the haves.

sigh. email I received from Tea Party Patriots. on Wi.

Republican Governor DELIBERATELY SPENT WISCONSIN SURPLUS To PICK FIGHT With Unions

just look at the obvious....the deficit was not mentioned during the bu$h* years

Rachel is brilliant tonight.

Rep. Chris Murphy Announces Bill To End Supreme Court Immunity To Judicial Ethics Law

Before unions gained power, the United States was a Third-World country.

Neighbors video of man regular beating his dog leads to 4 year prison sentence

Egypt supports Wisconsin...

I am so proud of my Democratic Wisconsin State Senators

Wisconsin police hunt Democratic leader...

Koch Industries Slashed WI Jobs, Helped Elect Scott Walker, Now Orchestrating Pro-Walker Protest

Photo: Cheese head rally this A.M. in NYC!!!! (update no rally Sat)

Revealed: Air Force ordered software to manage army of fake virtual people

"Hey Rush, why don't you wrap your fat ass in the flag on Monday"

Is the internet killing empathy?

Is the hit out on Al Jazeera now?

Is the hit out on Al Jazeera now?

Tea party push to elect Republicans was more about union-busting than liberty or freedom!

Ah... Democracy...

Ah... Democracy...

House Dem reveals abortion on the House floor

A updated protest sign my daughter helped with...Steal me!!

Ed Shultz is on!

Do you support the recall of Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker?

D.C. Protesters Picket at Boehner’s Apartment

Thank you Wisconsin

Thank you Wisconsin

…and now for something entirely different: Herb Kohl wimps in to the crisis

Solidarity (pic)

Here's a look at Wisconsin's budget ..yeah you guessed it

What hath Walker wrought?

Vote on this CNN poll "What is your view of Labor Unions?" Need your input!

WSJ Poll: Hit it for Workers!

Photo shows Obama at dinner with Steve Jobs, Mark Zuckerberg

Save NPR & PBS and jam it down the RIGHT WING throat.

After a wage-freeze of one year, last year I finally got a raise

I'm screwed, so I want you to get screwed too.

Science condemns GM crops

What is it with hordes of psychotic right-wingers at newspaper web-site comment pages?

Collective bargaining at stake. Mideast on fire. We can't get to 1000 donations on DU?

omg Ben Stein just said that we have to raise taxes on rich people

Protesters push boycott of Walker's supporters

As cloud grows, IT hiring flatlines

Koch brothers and CFL light bulbs? I noticed that recently the Tea Party

Revealed: Air Force ordered software to manage army of fake virtual people

Change We Can Believe In? Not for Medical Marijuana Research

H2O Maniac Mini-Survey

H2O Maniac Mini-Survey

Well I am off for the rally here in San Diego

Fox "SPECIAL ALERT" Blasts Obama for USA PATRIOT ACT

all-you-can-eat restaurant wanted customer to eat the rice too

Green car book disses the Chevy Volt, and GM isn't too happy

Transcendent moment on last night's Colbert. He had a small business

War has been declared.

TAX THE RICH

Are there other unions striking with AFSCME in WI?

Any word on Bobolink?

How come it's always China that is kicking our ass? How come it's never Germany?

How come it's always China that is kicking our ass? How come it's never Germany?

Must See: On Unions... From Australia 2007, With More Than A Touch Of Monty Python...

Pelosi says she's 'proud' of Wisconsin Democrats who fled

So let me get this straight, Breitbart is bussing teabaggers to WI to protest FOR the government?

So, which union is Sarah Palin in?

What this is about? Why is this such a big fucking deal?

Wisconsin Is A Battleground Against Billionaire Kochs' Plan To Break Labor's Back

What happened to my country?

What happened to my country?

Anonymous targets www.GodHatesFags.com

On Wisconsin! GREAT music video from...

BREAKING: Gadaffi's regime might fall!

A question for TN Duers

Daily Kos: Organizing recall in Wisconsin (8 Republican senators eligible for recall NOW)

LOL! ED Schultz tells Limbaugh to wrap his fat ass in the flag on live TV!

Man who fell off vehicle was holding down mattresses on roof

It's time: Ed Schultz appreciation thread. I'm fired up like no time since 2002 and Iraq.

I STAND WITH SCOTT WALKER RALLY (organized by American Majority)

I really fear that the right wing, union busting forces will win this round . . . .

Dear Rev Jackson, it seems like old times AGAIN!

Dear Rev Jackson, it seems like old times AGAIN!

Justin Bieber: Rape "is really sad, but everything happens for a reason."

Postcard from Egypt (To Wisconsin Workers)

Postcard from Egypt (To Wisconsin Workers)

Big Kittehs - Friday fun pics

Remember their names!-They are a disgrace to the Democratic party & a depravity among the human race

Volunteers of America

My rant to a Beck-ite Facebook friend who was whining about the evil teacher's union

The "deficit" is a Republican-generated crisis...

Ever wanted a mobile version of DU? Unlimited edit time? Unlimited time on your My Posts page?

can someone please propose a law declaring unwanted fetuses criminals?

The Republican Strategy To Split America -By Robert Reich

The Republican Strategy To Split America -By Robert Reich

Glenn Beck is not crazy.

Glenn Beck is not crazy.

RW is emboldened to attack public pensions because Dem policy is almost the same.

Breaking News: Obama administration rescinds key parts of federal

Evil hates to be mocked. Their weapons are anger, hate, and fear.

Man Tattoos Leviticus 18:22 That Forbids Homosexuality On His Arm, But Leviticus 19:28 Forbids Tatto

NARAL wants you to send emails

CNN poll on Unions. 54% to 27% AGAINST UNIONS. Please hit if you want...

Welcome to the Friday Afternoon Challenge! The Bloody Crossroads: when art is condemned!

Exec Board President of WI Law Enforcement Association regrets endorsement of Walker

They Only Lock Up Heroes in Quantico

Firefighter refused call to Giffords shooting (*&&&^&*%%$$%$% right-wing $%#&&##**)

Hackers Group Warns Westboro Baptist: You Will Face Our Vicious Retaliation

Bahrain on CNN's AC360 is devastating

Kids in my community who don't perform on standardized tests...

Female High School Wrestler LOSES in Iowa State Quarterfinals

Josh Marshall: Look at the Map, How many states have collective bargining

Audience member goes berserk on Bill Maher

Allen West accuses colleagues in House of "ignorance, belligerence, and dishonest rhetoric."

Thank you for the heart!

Is it wrong to make my kids starve because I bought this big ass gun?

Curveball should mean strike three for Bush, Cheney, Powell, Rumsfeld, Tenet, et al.

List of Walker contributors for boycotting

List of Walker contributors for boycotting

I found the motherlode of union songs!!! AUDIO Check it out!!

Sen. Brown of Ohio Comments on Senate Bill 5

Madison city council extends collective bargaining agreements

Japan ends Antarctic whaling season

Public Employee Union Protests Spread From Wisconsin to Ohio

NFL, players’ union agree to mediation (NFL UNION fights for their RIGHTS))

DU this CNN poll: what is your general view of labor unions?

Cairo braced for 'victory march' to mark Mubarak's fall

Culinary union workers arrested during protest

A break from Scott Walker...with music by Scott Walker

NLRB Amendment Beaten By GOP, Dem Coalition

WikiLeaks Brings to Light Suspected Baby Trafficking from Egypt to Canada

Thank you to whoever gave me a heart today.

If you like mellow jazz, Jazz with Joe Parlocha is on now at JazzFM 91

Judge Tells Government to Resume Permits for Drilling

Teacher Shortage Closes State's Largest School District

France: global imbalances risk causing new crisis

Bahrain protests: Thousands attend funerals

Key cleric wants house arrest for Iranian opposition leaders

I saw a video, it was about a guy that does multiplication in his mind.

Half past February, and it's 37 and raining

Wis. assembly speaker plans vote on union bill

In France, U.S. advocacy for Muslim rights raises more than a few hackles

Libya protests: 'Mass gathering' in Benghazi

How NOT to Commit an Armed Robbery

Bipartisan Group Of Lawmakers Introduce Afghanistan Withdrawal Legislation

Wisconsin Is 'Ground Zero' For Battle Over Unions

666 donations...

U.S. Extradition Claims Revealed by WikiLeaks Site

Bahrain troops shoot at protesters: ex MP

AZ Patient's life hangs in the balance over budget balancing

U.K. cancels plan to sell forest land

'Anonymous' Hackers Help Iranian Activists Fight The Regime

Some GOP senators say bill goes too far (Ohio)

OK, admit it

Have I mentioned today that I fucking LOVE Detroit??

Man, I could really go for a big slice of hoe cake right about now.

The things that make you go hmmmm.

An Appropritate Song for this Fundraiser -- Bonnie Raitt's "Have A Heart"

Anybody know .php and how to customize DCforum +?

How to make a Lady Gaga track greatness

In sharp reversal, U.S. agrees to rebuke Israel in Security Council

Thank you... from me and all my sock puppets.

I know somebody on DU made this video...

Egypt Agrees To Let 2 Iranian Vessels Transit Suez Canal

Conservatives Lose Effort For Deeper Spending Cuts

Sen. Jeff Bingaman of New Mexico to retire

CONFESS!! Which one of you bad boys or gals gave me my Evil DUer heart?

IFJ Condemns ‘Unacceptable' Threats against Journalists in Colombia

Kucinich must pay $50,000 for improperly using campaign expenses

Some streak: Belgium marks 250 days with no government

Hillary Clinton urges Taliban to reject al-Qaeda allies

Firefighter refused call to Tucson shooting spree scene - Cited "Political Bantering"

God's gift to women.

Bahrain royal family orders army to turn on the people

Bahrain Crown Prince pledges inclusive dialogue

Australia asks Sweden to give Assange fair hearing

Thank you!

Protest violence in Yemen kills five demonstrators

probably silly question about Vicodin

Northern Lights: Solar Flares May Disrupt Power Grids & Communication Systems ..( like China)

Libya protests leave 24 dead

Military chaplain: Soldier’s rape ‘must have been God’s will’

Strickland denounces ‘tyrant’ Kasich

Amnesty says 46 killed by Libyan security forces

Jailed Puerto Rican nationalist is denied parole

Wis. protesters buoyed by delay on anti-union bill

You don't understand. I coulda had class. I coulda been a cattender. (DIAL-UP WARNING)

Kuwait and Djibouti in the mix as list of protest-hit countries grows

Kuwait and Djibouti in the mix as list of protest-hit countries grows

Who wants some updoc?

Amish Man Charged with Running $33M Ponzi Scheme

In Amman, protesters clash with government supporters

My Maker's Mark barrel has been filled and will be ready for drinking in seven years or so.

NASA picks Thurs. for Discovery's final launch

Iran seeks beat sanctions with pipelines

Save planned parenthood

Fresh protests hit Iraqi cities (Reports of deaths as 1000s rally against corruption & bad services)

Ohio Executes One-Time Neo-Nazi Who Killed 3

Thousands of Aristide backers march in Haiti

Iran's Revolutionary Guard pledges to hold fire

Colombia: Entire villages flee as drug gangs move in

Once again Americans fall woefully behind our European counterparts, only 57th.....

BREAKING: Gadaffi's regime might fall!

Protests Planned Over Snyder Budget And EFM Plans (Michigan)

Pelosi says she's 'proud' of Wisconsin Democrats who fled

SUV, check- Sled, check- Young Girl, check-

Anonymous targets www.GodHatesFags.com

Omanis rally against corruption, low wages

Lady GaGa wants Marisa Tomei to play her in a movie. I have a better idea...

Wis. Republican Lawmakers Give Up Until Tuesday

Wisconsin update: Senate rescinds vote to move to final passage, bill now amendable again

Blah-blah-blah-blah-blah.

Funny football play.

Military 'don't ask, don't tell' repeal training under way

Never having developed a taste for "innards", MiddleFingerMom wouldn't survive for long as a zombie.

Somewhere in this world, there is a cat very aptly named "Doofus". (MAJOR dial-up warning!!!)

Kasich On Senate Bill 5: 'I Am Very Optimistic'

In the 80's my wife had a pair of....

oops

I am drinking a Brooklyn Lager, I am drinking it out of a Rock Bottom Brewery glass...

House votes to block EPA's global warming power

Thank you for the heart, what a nice surprise.

Bahrain troops open fire on demonstrators

Poughkeepsie Police Officer Shot and Killed

Regulators shut 2 small banks in Georgia; makes 20 US bank failures this year

Chilean Priest Found Guilty of Abusing Minors

Judge asks for plea bargain in Bonds perjury case

Octomom's kittycat:

Polish priest killed in Tunisia

Not all LOLcats are adorable... but they do all have an appreciative audience.

Will someone please explain "never let me go"? SPOILERS

Rush Hour, Long Island's Only 3-Piece RUSH the Band Tribute Band appreciation thread.

Public Worker Protests Spread From Wisconsin to Ohio

Lynne's post has me thinking- should they send the American Pickers guys to the Hoarder's homes?

James Burke should do another Connections series.

Obama says companies can help bottom line & nation

11 from Aryan gang indicted in Tomball beating

Pretty bad when a 5.1 quake about 100 miles away gets so little respect..

The best Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle EVER!!!

Has Janeane Garofalo ever been specifically "anti FBI?"

Thanks for the hearts.

Someone gave me yet another heart...I am very appreciative, and almost embarassed...

Ex-aide: Colin Powell was ‘manipulated’ by Cheney into justifying Iraq war

Peculiar geese deaths baffle wildlife officials

Gasoline hits a high for February

Doctor, all I remember is -- during our argument -- my cute neighbor telling me... (DIAL-UP warning)

Thank you...

Went for some lab tests and visited the University of Arizona campus today.

Obama administration replaces controversial 'conscience' regulation for health-care workers

Jeff Bingaman (D) to retire

Wis. GOP sends state troopers after Democrat

Rush the Band appreciation thread.

Is he seducing her? He's seducing ME!!! He's seducing HER!!!

JPMorgan CEO Dimon awarded $17 mn in stocks

Prisoner voting: High Court blocks compensation bid

Obama joins Wisconsin's budget battle, opposing Republican anti-union bill

House blocks federal aid for Planned Parenthood

84 Dead In Libya Protests In 3 Days: Human Rights Watch

No offense.... but they're called SMARTphones for a reason.

NFL, Union Hold 1st Session With Federal Mediator

Adrianne Palicki (Friday Night Lights) is the new Wonder Woman

Must. Have. One. Of. These.

Bill targets teacher collective bargaining (Tennessee)

I'm going to let you in on a secret about my Fiancee......

Rep. David Wu's staff confronted him over concerns about his mental health

House votes to deny Obama healthcare law funds

Setback for conservatives as many Republicans reject sharply deeper cuts

my cat is very sick

4 thrown to deaths from bridge in southern Mexico

On Other Game Shows, IBM's Watson Did Not Do So Well

A little Friday evening Fractal Art (dial-up warning)

Give me a 9-year old child, an auto-tune machine and a catchy phrase and I can make a hit song

Heartfelt thanks

I've heard of this...cat bowling.

Does anyone here want some updog?

Al Jazeera Says Signal Jammed, Libya Blocks Website

Social Security Agency: GOP Spending Cuts Could Force Furloughs Of Social Security Workers

Tea Party to rally for Wisconsin anti-union bill

U.S. drops criminal probe of former Countrywide chief Angelo Mozilo

Wis. GOP sends state troopers after Democratic senate leader

Wisconsin Crowds Swell to 30,000; Key GOP Legislators Waver

French journalist convicted on racism charge over drug dealer comment

Government shutdown is likely, Pelosi aide says

It's Peanut Butter Kitty Time!

nom nom nom nom nom

I never realized Linkin Park was just another fukken boy band

This was parked in the downtown of my little burg today...

Judge refuses to send Madison teachers back to work

State reconsiders turbulent medical marijuana biz

Today I had a professional organizer help with organizing my house - all I can say is AMAZING

Green River Killer pleads guilty to 49th murder

WI democratic senators offer compromise to Walker

Somali pirates hijack US yacht: NGO

It is spring in Houston, I am using a fan.

Army Trains For 'Don't Ask, Don't Tell' Repeal

House votes down bill to ax military sponsorship of NASCAR

Walker peeved by Obama's meddling

The Drunkest Countries In the World

U.S. Vetoes Palestinian Bid at UN to Halt Israeli Settlements

Texas Census Paints Evolving State Portrait of Old Anglos, Young Hispanics

Early R&B

i was at a beer joint down in houston, texas

I find the Trojan Vibrations commercials disturbing. "WE GOT 3 OF THEM!" "SWEET!"

City to get RoboCop statue with fan funding

Venezuela: US should mind own business on protests

***STOCK MARKET WATCH***

Egypt protest hero Wael Ghonim barred from stage

My dad used to always say that it was in the BIBLE that Republicans are EVIL.

5 Evil DUer Hearts were given to me because I made fun of Rush (the band)

(German defence minister) Guttenberg Seeks to Wait Out Plagiarism Scandal

Wis. governor rules out compromise with unions

Ed Schultz, John Nichols in Madison, WI: huge crowds protest 'puppet' Gov. Walker

11 Wisconsin State Senators From An Undisclosed Location Cheered On By Protesters

Ed Schultz Show | Madison, WI | 02-17-11 | View from the Crowd Part 1

There is Power in A Union--Billy Bragg

Dylan Ratigan Force Feeds Congressman Issa Facts On Wall Street Crimes

ED SCHULTZ Ed in Wisconsin

Which Side Are You On? Dropkick Murphys

Wisconsin State Assemblyman Robin Vos vs. Howard Dean on CNBC

Young Turks Debate: What Should The U.S. Military Be Doing?

Student Speaker at Wisconsin Budget Repair Bill Rally

Bread and Puppets Circus Explains the US Economy

U.S. Military's Rape Epidemic Lawsuit

TRMS: Union-Busting and Renegade Wisconsin Congressman.

Revolution in Wisconsin!

Protest downtown Madison 2/16/11 #wiunion

Proof That Lies Led To Iraq War - Colonel Wilkerson w/ Cenk on MSNBC

Urgent Message from Libyan; Under Attack being murdered now

Bahraini Doctor pleads for help

Tweety Weighs In on Republicans Who Refuse to Denounce Birthiers

4th Day of Protesting in WI Capitol Rotunda

Eyewitness Report from Libya (warning-graphic)

Worker's Song - Dropkick Murphys

Weiner on GOP Congress: If Republicans Are Legislating, Then It's Chilly In Hell

The Great Pacific Garbage Patch - Good Morning America

THE NATIONAL CONFERENCE FOR MEDIA REFORM Boston April 8-10, 2011

If you want a job you'll have to lie, at least a little...

New Theme Music for the Republican Controlled House

Scott Walker TV Ad: The Subliminal Message

Do You Care?

Anti-Walker Rally Outside - Madison, WI | February 18, 2011

Protesters can topple Saleh: Yemeni analyst

Anti-Walker Rally Firefighters – Madison, WI | February 18, 2011

Michele Bachmann: What Is America's #1 Vital Issue In The Middle East?

Dropkick Murphys ~ Workers Song

Mr. Potato Head Joe Scarborough: Wisconsin Public Unions Are " GREEDY ", Free Riders.

Mock the Dummy- EGYPT

TDPS: Scott Walker's Attacks on Union Fundamentally Attacks on Democratic 2012 Funding

Bahrain's army deliberately kills peaceful protesters with live rounds (GRAPHIC WARNING)

Revolt Against Fascism in Wisconsin, Bahrain, and the Middle East!

Anti-Walker Rally Inside The Capitol – Madison, WI | February 18, 2011

Lawrence O'Donnell Brings Ann Coulter on Olbermann's Old Time Slot

TDPS: Net neutrality hearings a sham, GOPers in charge paid off by Comcast & others

Amazing: Egyptian Uprising

Jesse Jackson comes to Wisconsin

Monckton Bunkum #1 - Global cooling and melting ice

FOX LIES! FOX LIES! FOX LIES! FOX LIES! FOX LIES!

TRMS: Don't Kill Big Bird! (On Funding - Big Oil or NPR/PBS?)

Happy Revolution Baby! - FKN Newz 02/18/2011

Look for the Union Label

Judge Napolitano WikiLeaks Rant

Rachel Maddow: PROTESTS In Wisconsin Are About the SURVIVAL Of The DEMOCRATIC PARTY

Rep. Jackie Speier (D-CA) In Opposition to the Pence Amendment

Riz Khan - Mother of the revolution

Teach the Controversy

Ignore The Wisconsin Protests And Instead LOOK OVER THERE!! - by Lee Camp

Republicans Feed Obama Muslim Birther Lies

Firefighters at the Capitol

Who is Ray McGovern?

Glenn Beck Is an Idiot (Fox News Warning)

Sanders: Throwing Little Old Ladies Out in the Cold

Quark (1977)

What Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker is Full Of!

Noon Walkout at UW-Eau Claire Feb 17

Thom Hartmann vs Rep. Steve King - aren't you embarrassed for America?

Thom Hartmann calls out Montana for declaring Global Warming beneficial

Wisconsin Protesters So Loud They Drowned Out FOX Reporter

Making Fortune on Poverty: JP Morgan's Big Food Stamp Business

Iowa Grandmother defends gay marriage...

Young Turks: Talk Show Host Destroys Conservative! (Teresa Strasser Vs David Frum)

Naomi Klein "This Is A Classic Example Of The Shock Doctrine"

Weiner Calls On Republicans to Defund Their Own Health Care Plans

DemocracyNow: Ray McGovern Beaten, Arrested for Silent Protest at Clinton

Ana Kasparian's MSNBC Debut w/ Cenk!

oops thread is a dupe

Paul Krugman: Willie Sutton Wept

"This is a watershed moment unlike any that we have experienced in our political lifetimes."

US allocating non ODA aid to Egypt

Pelosi: "I stand with the students and workers of Wisconsin!"

The GOP and the Tea Party lose on Jeopardy to...

Organize, Organize, Organize

Self-deleted by member

Today's featured Wikipedia article: "Bring Us Together" (Nixon '68 slogan)

The nativists are restless, and reached a new level of vileness in Colorado.

Eugene Robinson: Whistling Dixie—Again

Reagan served as President of "the nation’s largest labor union representing working actors"

****HEADS UP****Obama to remark on education, jobs, and the economy at Intel in Oregon

Ouch. That's going to hurt....

A $17.5 Million Hole In K-12 Education-So Walker Can Slash Corp Tax By $187 Million?!?

Sherrod Brown Backs Dems In Wisconsin -- And Encourages Hardball In Ohio

Please DU this poll?

In Wisconsin, the cry should be "How does taking away rights equal a balanced budget?"

Bachmann and Boehner slam Pres. Obama over Wisconsin...

"Schaitberger said the president has always been an advocate for collective bargaining rights"

Unions aren't to blame for Wisconsin's budget

"What is actually being proposed in Wisconsin?"

America's 14.7 million union members should vote Democratic in 2012

Cenk MSNBC interview with Rep. Anthony Weiner (D-NY) re GOP budget plan/jobs

A Democrat and a Republican give Obama & the GOP a lesson on what REAL bi-partisianship is:

Rumors via Twitter have the Secret Service in Madison. . .hmmmmm

An Achillies Heel in the Fox/GOP attack message against public workers

Gavin Newsome looks huge compared to Obama.

Washington Post: Obama joins Wisconsin's budget battle, opposing Republican anti-union bill

House Republicans vote to defund health care, preserve $53 billion in oil company royalties

Obama voted against the debt ceiling?

I notice the media keeps pretending Walker is fighting to balance the budget

I own ______2016.com ...whats your opinion ?

Like First Lady, Palin once promoted breastfeeding

With a governor in Wisconisn like Scott Walker, it's no wonder all the happy cows are in California

Repealing healthcare law would cost $210 billion: CBO

TIm Kaine running for Senate would be genius. Anything to get him out of the DNC

Obama Can Revolutionize Rural America with Broadband, FDR-style

Wisconsin: Bogus budget issue + Koch Brothers = Union Busting

Gallup: 19% of Americans are barely functioning idiots...

8 GOP Senators from Wisconsin are eligible for recall

Elizabeth Warren posts video responses to suggestions received by the CFPB

Will Obama go to Wisconsin and rally for the public employees? n/t

Krugman: "Mr. Obama...has done more to rein in long-run deficits than any previous president."

PPP: Obama improves his standing in TN since '08, but still loses to most GOPers

PPP: Obama improves his standing in TN since '08, but still loses to most GOPers

Joe Scar on right now ......blathering about unions and their "unfair positions"

Local Business Community May Be Starting To Turn Against Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker

Seven Republicans voted against defunding Planned Parenthood

between 2016 and 2020, Texas will turn Blue

Obama is being criticized from morning to night on MSNBC re: WI situation

Wassup with the impending 2 billion dollar Presidential campaign? Isn't anyone...

Due to falling energy prices, Obama is proposing cuts to LIHEAP funding without reducing services

The Breakthrough Institute pushes right wing myths and partners with right-wing organizations

TreeHugger Detained by Police at Greenpeace Anti-Coal Protest

Peak oil notes - Feb 17

Drumbeat: February 18, 2011

Climate change in black and white

Fishing down food web leaves fewer big fish, more small fish in past century: UBC research

Economic Slump and Energy Efficiency Drive U.S. Greenhouse Gas Emissions Drop

Yeah! Take THAT! Whitfield (R-KY) Strips $1.5 Million From Energy-Efficiency Plan For US Capitol

From The Dept. Of "NO!!!" - Dems Score High, GOP Low On 2010 Environmental Voting Records - LCV

Demand for uranium threatens Grand Canyon biodiversity (and LA’s drinking water)

News Release : Pollution Triggers Genetic Resistance Mechanism in a Coastal Fish

Climate skeptics grill Barack Obama adviser

Republicans Are Using the Budget to Wage a Massive Assault on the Environment

China’s drought threatens global food security

Climate: Putting people over money

Cape Wind Still Waiting: Key Massachusetts Officials Urge Federal Government to Approve Loan Guarant

Hyundai Unveils Tucson Ix Hydrogen Fuel Cell Electric Vehicle at Fuel Cell & Hydrogen Energy 2011

Yes we can! 1M electric cars in one year. (in China).

Space weather disrupts communications, threatens other technologies on Earth, says CU-Boulder prof

House Rejects Proposal To Close Lake Michigan Locks To Block Asian Carp

Photos: Obama Looks at Stuff (The Obama Presidency, Day 760)

David Sirota: The Submerged State

Paul Ryan: "It's like Cairo has come to Wisconsin "

‘From the Gulf to the Ocean’: The Middle East is Changing (Ramzy Baroud)

Robert Scheer - Home Sweet Wall Street

Wisconsin Is a Battleground Against the Billionaire Kochs' Plan to Break Labor's Back

Targets of Chamber of Commerce fight back

Gov. Walker's Pretext

Report: 25K Protested In Madison On Thursday (VIDEO)

WikiLeaks cables: Ugandan gay rights activist 'mocked' at rights seminar

WikiLeaks panellists censure 'virus' of government secrecy

The Oil-Fired, Grain-Fed Global Food Crisis

Everybody Counts - A guy goes door-to-door and discovers Democracy

Willie Sutton Wept - By PAUL KRUGMAN

WikiLeaks brings to light suspected baby trafficking from Egypt to Canada

Pa Rock's Ramble has a great op ed on Wisconsin:

WikiLeaks: China Flexed Its Muscles Using U.S. Treasuries

The Wisconsin Protests Are a Battle in a Larger GOP War on Working Americans

Eight GOP State Senators In Wisconsin Can Be Recalled Right Now; Gov. Walker Recalled In Jan. 2012

America's Division of Wealth in 9 Pictures

Kamikaze Capitalism: GOP on mission of destruction

How 'Terribly Remorseful' 5 Browns Dad Struck a Deal

Trickle Down prosperity then and now.....

Thanks to my fellow DUer who just gave me my second Valentine Heart.

Fox Reporter Greeted With 'Fox Lies' Chants In Madison

This Monetary Reform Bill Will Loosen Banksters' Bowels

The solution in Afghanistan: Get out

WikiLeaks: US wanted 'derogatory' information on Bahrain king's sons

Govt to move WTO if Visa talks with US fail next month (India)

North Texas Emigres Celebrating Egypt's Revolution Better Rely on Home Cooking

Researcher: Roundup or Roundup-Ready Crops May Be Causing Animal Miscarriages and Infertility

State Senator Jane Cunningham Wants to Put Missouri Kids to Work

Nobel prize-winning economist joins attack on 'political' King (UK)

Firefighter refused to respond to Tucson massacre 'cause of "political bantering" at firehouse..WTF?

Rep. Jackie Speier Admits To Having Had An Abortion In Speech On House Floor

Friday Talking Points (155) -- Class Warfare Indeed

Weekend Economists' "44 Men 44" Review, February 18-21, 2011

Labor's Last Stand

Meltdown, USA: Nuclear Drive Trumps Safety Risks and High Cost (E action)

What Do You Guys Think of Russ Feingold?

Trial postponed for 20 in alleged gun smuggle ring

Columbia Falls (republican moran) lawmaker wants guns allowed on school property (Montana)

Idiocracy..

Boy shot after Apple store dispute dies

...Mother of 3 Arrested for Taking Pictures of Tourist Attraction at Airport

For those who wish to reinstate the AWB... (warning: some pictures)

Few states follow mental health gun law

Cops: Wauconda pharmacist shoots robbery suspect

Texas Lawmakers Aim For Guns On College Campuses

Store Clerk Shoots Man In Botched Robbery

This place is unbelievable, a guy forgot he has a gun in his pocket (lemme figure this out, that gun

Backpacking heat -- Concealed weapons on campus

I went to a gun show last weekend. One vendor's product intrigued me, and I ended up buying...

20 Arrested As Feds Bust Major Gun Ring - 300 AK-47s Seized Before Making Way To Mexican Drug Cartel

Capital Area District Library gets restraining order on open gun carriers (Lansing MI)

River of Guns Winds Through Some Interesting Spots

Senator Grassley struggles to get to the bottom of Agent Terry’s death and the role of ATF

Housing Minister quizzed over house-building timetables and projects

Colombia: Entire villages flee as drug gangs move in

IFJ Condemns ‘Unacceptable' Threats against Journalists in Colombia

Colonel accuses ex-congressman of paramilitary ties

Prosecutor assesses new evidence in wiretapping scandal

Jailed Puerto Rican nationalist is denied parole

This is too funny. There's an LBN thread up about Julio Cesar Rivas

Thousands of Aristide backers march in Haiti

Auburn: Toomer's Oaks

Terrified Ray Allen Discovers Celtics Lab Containing Thousands Of Test-Tube 'Big Babies'

Contador Cleared Of Doping By International Cycling Federation's Doping-Clearing Board

Black Folks Love the NBA All-Star Game

Emotional tearful night. Rod Brind'Amour's number is retired and raised to the rafters.

Former Bears player Dave Duerson found dead...

Visitation OK'd after same-sex relationship ends (Arkansas)

Colorado Civil Unions Bill Gains Some GOP Support

Lady GaGa forces Target to reform in order to sell her forthcoming album!

Date Night in the Garden of Eden - Creation Museum denies admission to perceived same sex couple

Helen Thomas: Jews didn't have to leave Europe following Holocaust

Legit Separation of Church & State- or Over-Zealous?

Is this legal for a public school to do?

Pope John Paul's coffin to be exhumed for faithful

U.S. veto thwarts UN resolution condemning settlements

Would you change, or at least pretend to change, your beliefs for money?

The True Sin of Sodom

Obama Administration to “Educate” Senate, Public on Test Ban Treaty, Official Says

Ample Dark Matter Ignites Starburst Galaxies

Fish Evolved to Survive General Electric Toxins in Hudson River

"The Kepler Six"

Europe's Earthcare space laser mission gets go ahead (BBC)

Solar flare stokes unexpected northern lights show in Northern Ireland

Friday Illusion: Escher's gravity-defying waterfall

Are We One of Many Universes? MIT Physicist Says "Yes"

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