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Archives: February 20, 2011

Thanks to those Pizza Hearts, and thanks to Hissyspit...

Thanks for the "true blue" heart.

Thanks for the "true blue" heart.

A link to share

I thank my 'heart friend' for my heart.

Many Mahalos, Thank Yous, Domos, Merci's, etc to those who blessed me w hearts...T/Y

Moldova sugar workers demand their wages - and their union leaders’ freedom (+ E action)

Primer: Wisconsin Union Solidarity Resources & Information

Let's talk about the elephant with the donkey up it's @SS or vice

Minnesota to cut health, education budgets

New York budget to slash health, education spending

Rep. Gabrielle Giffords sings as she continues recovery

Governor Mubarak says that a majority of the state is with him,

Ok Winsconsinites, FIRST AID for Hypothermia

Video inside the Rotunda

Georgia state rep wants all miscarriages investigated as potential homicides.

A Sarah Palin screed written not for the people of WI to whom it is adressed and who

A Sarah Palin screed written not for the people of WI to whom it is adressed and who

You have to be kidding me! ( Wal-Mart mess-up)

Mother Jones got it partially right on Capitol

Signing off for tonight

Spoke at the Rotunda tonight.

David Shuster is tweeting the heck out of Wisconsin stories

Know thy enemy and get your decoder ring AGAIN

Alternate Reality: Bush has been tried for war crimes and found guilty

Massive service cuts in Pennsylvania budget

The Egypt and Wisconsin connection

The Egypt and Wisconsin connection

Take your pick, America.

Whoda thunk'd it? Scott Walker is pretty much ANOTHER GOP crook!

What Interesting People These Americans Are …

(US) Military wants more global partnerships in space

Afghanistan is being stifled by military operations

Dam'! Wish I knew who gave me my hearts. I sure appreciate it.

Thanks for the lovely gift of a star and hearts.

Protest in US state over plan to bust public unions

Russia warns US against Afghan bases

Part 1 Building a Powerful Left

Doonesbury takes on Jenny McCarthy

Ohio workers protest attack on collective bargaining

This is worth sharing

The Wisconsin protests and the re-emergence of the American working class

Charles Lane is a PINWORM

What the Republican U.S. House Representatives Did While You Were Asleep

How many times did George W Bush request raise in debt limit?

Bringing Home 150 Troops from Afghanistan Would Fix Wisconsin’s Budget “Crisis”

here's the pricks I live with.. my editorial on Gulf War research printed today

Now Wind power is taking on Walker.

D.C. lobby firms represent Libya

D.C. lobby firms represent Libya

Americans rank transportation needs high but don't want to pay the costs

So the dick of a war criminal misled Colin Powell

So the dick of a war criminal misled Colin Powell

So the dick of a war criminal misled Colin Powell

Quarter of Those Deported Through Violent Illegals Program Have No Criminal Record

Instant Revisionist History: "This Week" framing WI protests as TEA BAGGERS fighting back

IF Governor Walker had an internet kill switch, would he use it today?

Africa after 50 event at ODI

Report: Public employees make less, including benefits, than private workers

Kind of boring here in Illinois with our Dem-controlled Congress(both houses) and a Dem Governor

Exposing the Republicans' 3-Part Strategy to Tear the Middle Class Apart -- What Are We Going to Do

Maddow WRONG according to Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel fact checkers

Nashville legal department reviews hedge fund bid (Marvin Bush)

Chinese staged a show of force to in an attempt to squelch Jasmine Revolution

Chinese staged a show of force to in an attempt to squelch Jasmine Revolution

I applaud DU for remaining usable and vibrant for dial-up users

Why do you suppose the GOP were just about peeing themselves at the thought of breaking the UAW?

Last Golden Gate worker dies at 97

"Liberal Media" has an opinion about the budget situation in Sconnie

Why will U.S. military bases be needed if the terrorist threat in ... Afghanistan is ended?"

SEIU has a link to support for WI demonstrators...

Woody Guthrie's Union Made...

Calls for Secular Democracy in the Middle East?

Motorcyclists Across the Country Anxiously Await Court Decision on Constitutionality of New York's

"Mommy Tsunami" launches protest over proposed budget cuts for those with developmental disabilities

Widow of John Wheeler gives interview to Slate

The WI Republicans are delusional. Really--outright delusional.

The irony of "Ignore Sarah Palin Week"

Scientist finds Gulf bottom still oily, dead

For some reason I think tomorrow is pivatol. Don't cave to the union busters. On Wisconsin!

Unhappy Birthers dear Karl

Unrest spreads to Kuwait

William Daley Discloses JPMorgan Salary, Investments

National Christmas Tree toppled behind the White House- freepers explain it:

Hiding Details of Dubious Deal, U.S. Invokes National Security

Wisconsin Firefighters: We'll Give Up Pay to Save Collective Bargaining

Wisconsin Firefighters: We'll Give Up Pay to Save Collective Bargaining

The teabaggers who are supporting the Walker union busting don't know what it will cost them

For our Wisconsin Senators who are fighting for our rights-thankyou.....

Environmentalists Sue Feds over $3 Billion Indiana Highway

Madison Photos from Saturday (lots of signs)

Listen to Madison WI/Dane County Dispatch

These boys would have gotten a severe frowning in the US,also.

Is China next? Calls for marches tomorrow : "The Jasmine Revolution"

Where is Rich Trumka , the Teamsters and other leaders? Sending out prayers to Wisconsin.

Current list of (Wisconsin we've got your back) solidarity rallies across the USA

Sarasota detective fired for trying to secede from U.S.

Billionaire tea party tycoons financed Wisconsin’s anti-union governor, records show

Theories on "why now"?

Paris Hilton's $2000 birthday cake was going to be thrown away?

Its time to debunk an old lie.

These Are Secular Popular Revolts – Yet Everyone is Blaming Religion - BY ROBERT FISK

Seems the Eleventh hour is nigh in Wisconsin

And now Walker wants to invest in "high-potential entrepreneurial companies"

And now Walker wants to invest in "high-potential entrepreneurial companies"

Libyan Revolution Tweets, Day 4, Part 1

question about media fairness

Time To TOPPLE Corporate DICTATORS

Mr. president:

Glenn Beck, national TV and radio personality, talks up his rally in DC for weeks

“alarm fatigue.” Unheard and Ignored Hospital Patient Alarms Lead to Unnecessary Deaths

Republicans aka Tea Partiers what they really are

What Conservatives Really Want by Lakoff

Mother Jones: Our Warmer, Wetter, Wilder World

From Wisconsin to Washington, Budget Cuts Draw Battle Lines Against Public

What's wrong with this picture?--one of the things in it does not belong.

Dem Senator Larson on Watson: “Unions have always been his piñata, over and over,”

"This is the real reason unemployment is so high" - (pic)

Schumer: GOP puts Congress on course for inevitable shutdown

Remember, Rush, recorded words are forever

Mid-Michigan UAW members protest at state capitols

What about Debbie Schlussel?

My paper has been great about sticking with education funding cuts in Texas....

My paper has been great about sticking with education funding cuts in Texas....

S.Korea has a nuke plant radiation leak

WI Protesters shout "FOX LIES" during Neil Cavuto segment

Son Of A B....! Feds let Mozilo escape justice, too.

Present, former Packers say they backthe AFL-CIO's efforts to derail Gov. Scott Walker's

Newcomer (Jane Fleming Kleeb) is thorn for state GOP

Why do Governments get to set the rules for Unions?

Top three stories on msn.com (via CNN) this Sunday morning

Du you need a place for music too

I've been looking my whole life for signs of rampant discrimination.

Sacramento in solidarity

Bill Koch starts Florida school: "Oxbridge Academy of the Palm Beaches" - applications now open.

Wisconsin Firefighters: We'll Give Up Pay to Save Collective Bargaining (Video)

Breakfast for Wisconsin Protesters

Breakfast for Wisconsin Protesters

LA Times shameless puff-piece on Walker

A Trillion is a Million Million

A Trillion is a Million Million

"Sold Out"

To my mystery

The Tea Partiers assume that we should've taken the WI bill up the ass without weekday protests.

The Tea Partiers assume that we should've taken the WI bill up the ass without weekday protests.

Thousands Mourn Loss of Auburn's Oak Trees Poisoned by Alabama Football Fan

Libya: Hospital official says 200 dead in Benghazi

Health care thought for a cold day: let them try to buy health insurance in the individual market

To My Secret Admirer, I Am Extremely Touched

Gingrich, forced to ride in the back of Air Force 1 shuts down government in 1995

Dirty Fucking Hippies Were Right - Repost

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Teachers and others... please drop my editors a line for their diligence

I think I've figured out the purpose of Glen Bleck.

Project for the New American Century.

Project for the New American Century.

Idea anyone?

I got a doctor's note to return to work after being sick. Here is what he told me...

Thanks for the heart!

Wow! I got another heart! Thanks to whoever deemed me

The Psychology Behind Misery And Why It Loves Company

Teachers and unions can suck it....BUT

Ellen Bravo & Ev Liebman: Protests for Workers Spreading (GRITtv)

Thank you whever is giving me hearts! They're beautiful.

GEORGIA: Wingnut GOP Rep Wants Police To Investigate All Miscarriages

Whoever gave me the star, thank you so much. I cannot tell you

Whoever gave me the star, thank you so much. I cannot tell you

A pussy willow thanks to all the heart givers - It's been a week to remember!

Mary Bottari, editor of BanksterUSA, w/Bob McChesney LIVE at 2pm ET - calls taken

Mary Bottari, editor of BanksterUSA, w/Bob McChesney LIVE at 2pm ET - calls taken

Wisconsin Protests - Need Reference Material

Walker proposes selling state-owned heating plants

WI State Journal Endorses Eliminating Collective Bargaining Only Until 2013

Would DU be happy if we couldn't mention Nazis or HItler?

Gene Sharp: The dictators are never as strong as they tell you they are..

Gene Sharp: The dictators are never as strong as they tell you they are..

Conflicting reports, seems riot police is NOT going there

Liberal radio program is all Wisconsin now - LIVE - listen

Walker's sneaky plan to out-source Wisconsin jobs REVEALED

Police officer avoids jail for child abuse, seen laughing after verdict

47 Years Later, Vietnam Vet Memorialized In Sacramento

Great sign from Wisconsin...

Ohio SB 5 Protest Rally Tuesday Feb. 22nd at 1pm at the Ohio Statehouse

What the Wisconsin union's fight means to me...we need single payer.

Isn't it ironic ...

Hey Guys, Woke Up late - Any Sunday Show have a UNION Officer on?

After a while, shit doesn't float, it sinks.

Libyan Revolution Tweets, Day 4, Part 3

An interesting article on the effect of the internet on news.

Letter from Guantánamo by Adnan Latif: “With All My Pains, I Say Goodbye to You”

Wisconsin onward. . .

Hennepin County tries to quit the habit (no smoking on county property, even in own car)

Quitter: Brothers and sisters: QUIT! I AM IN SOLIDARITY WITH YOU QUITTING!

$775,231,544,449 and ticking

Has a traffic cop ever delivered the citation to your home & held your hand too long?

Why Citizens United and The Attack on Unions Are Linked

Holy Sh**: Look at the lies Murdoch's crew is spewing..

Libyan Revolution Tweets, Day 4, Part 2

Egyptian women feel street harassment is on the wane

Great Comment on Wisconsin Struggle

Which of these ideas do you think is the best for the Tea-Party?

Is it snowing in Madison?

And here come the Kochs to Walker's rescue!!

Caption this pic - Boehner in 1995

Probable response from WI Governor & legislature

It was the PARTY'S fault we lost in November...NOT those who didn't vote

#wiUnion tweets

Here's the part I don't think "Union busters" ever understand.....

I got really curious about all the new teabagger governors being on the same page

Benny Hinn Sued for 'Inappropriate Relationship' with Paula White

From George Stephanopoulos: Do you have a question for the Wisconsin governor?

I will sponsor 2 more DUers for stars... PM me..

Protest Sign in Madison among the thousands....No matter what happens

NASCAR/FOX Is this really the best Country Music has to offer?

I am having dinner tonight with Kevin Quigley.

“Tea Tantrums and other Wing nuttery, just how close are they to the truth?”

Please Support the Cheddar Rebellion. Pizzas for the People

It's time to defund the Congress critters health care benefits.

What is happening in the Madison capitol today?

What is happening in the Madison capitol today?

Moroccans take to the street

Solidarity rallies across the US

Judge jails drug user to save her

CNN: Wisconsin legislators aren't the first to walk out, leave town ( A Lincoln did it in Il.)

She yelled at fleeing president: get into the plane, you fool!

It is a European think-tank but I like to read it.

How common is this (A union question)

Question for WI church goers? Was the sermon today pro-labor?

I have been accused of not having one and now I have a bunch of 'em.

Money for Ohio advanced energy grants runs out

Is there a website where I can see what is going on in WI? I don't twitter.

Best Protest Signs At The Wisconsin Capitol

Next stop: The House of Saud

How Historians Rank the Presidents

Democrats lost big because young voters stayed home

VIDEO: Snow plows in solidarity, circling the capital

Help me out DUers

Why America's teachers are enraged, By Diane Ravitch...

Destroy public sector unions and you destroy the campaign organization of your opposition, Democrats

Destroy public sector unions and you destroy the campaign organization of your opposition, Democrats

Afghan Officials Allege 65 Civilians (30 Children) Killed in U.S. Military Operation

Forget About Obama, Was Washington Constitutional?

Acadiana Win Gives GOP Control Of Louisiana Senate

Air Force contracting creation of computer programs to control fake identies in facebook..

GRITtv headed to Wisconsin

Scott Walker threatens to fire 12,000 state workers on Faux News

A shout-out to the heart donaters...

Libyan Revolution Tweets, Day 4, Part 5 (... to the shores of Tripoli)

The Great Global Debt Prison

OK! Who are the wise asses giving hearts to Name Removed?

A New Political Party is Formed

Limbaugh, "freeloaders," first responders and the military

Limbaugh, "freeloaders," first responders and the military

Gov Walker's Statement Proves that His Assault on Public Employees Has Nothing to do w/ the Budget

Vapo-Rub Czar

FLASHBACK: Abraham Lincoln Wrote Playbook For Wisconsin Dems Who Fled State

news.google.com links to FoxNews propaganda

Wisconsin Firefighters: We'll Give Up Pay to Save Collective Bargaining (Video)

Libyan Revolution Tweets, Day 4, Part 4 (... to the shores of Tripoli)

Libyan Revolution Tweets, Day 4, Part 4 (... to the shores of Tripoli)

Do you believe in "career" politicians?

Comment by my lovely governor on passage of sonogram legislation

George Soros says Tea Party being "used and deceived"..

Welcome brothers & sisters of the brewery workers Local 9 (Wisconsin)

The deadly weapon known as moral equivalency

CNN - phone call from Libya says protests now in Tripoli

CNN - phone call from Libya says protests now in Tripoli

These chicks deserve a public apology.

Scott Walker's Pants Are on Fire for Lying About Union Busting and Collective Bargaining

Libyan Revolution Tweets, Day 4, Part 6 (Gaddafi out tonight or we stop the oil flow)

Church-going WI DUers--Was todays sermon pro-labor?

Public employees pay versus private employee pay in Wisconsin

I'm speechless! I've got another heart from some kind soul.

Breitbart leads Tea Party demonstration against unions in Wisconsin

The GOP has caused the Stock Market to go up A LOT since the election!

What's happening? I'm getting heart-rich! Thanks again to

Breaking News Blackout of Libya lifted on America TV. CNN has quick blip

Tell me what right does the Teabaggers have to say "Elections have Consequences and....

To whoever sent me a heart

CPAC leader Al Cardenas: If you have TEH GAY you can't be one of the three legs of our stool

Libertarians want to have their cake and eat it too.

Best answer from OH Firefighter

BREAKING: Al Jazeera / Al Arabiya report that Gaddafi has left Libya,departed to Brazil or Venezuela

BREAKING: Al Jazeera / Al Arabiya report that Gaddafi has left Libya,departed to Brazil or Venezuela

One main reason why corporations HATE unions.

Rumsfeld cites releases from Gitmo but ignores how many became terrorists

Politico has the Ian's Pizza story- so does Crooks and Liars

Did something get stuck? These hearts are incredible!

GADHAFI'S SON:"Army and Police were defending themselves."

Well, Donna Brazille was all alone on Christiane Amanpour's show in

If Walker calls in the National Guard he may not end up quite where he expects to.

Robocall from Ohio's former governor Ted Strckland this morning

KAOS to reign in Libya

Cutting $100 Billion?... Easy, If Only Washington Had a Brain

Kline returns to spotlight - former KS AG to appear before disciplinary panel

KFI Los Angeles news item on Wisconsin

Funny Libyan tweets

I am no fan of Gaddafi or his son but he is correct about

I am pissed!

If you're on twitter you really should follow mike fogelsanger.

Breaking: Ed Show replaced by Chris Matthews on Monday

The Scott Brown Sixty Minutes interview

WI Gov Scott Walker to be on Good Morning America. Submit your questions here:

Waking The Sleeping Giant

More evidence of anti-labor Tea Party dirty tricks (this time in California)

Has everyone ordered their pizza from Ian's (for the folks in Madison)?

...and your dogs will die too. And your gardens too.

United shoes of #Libya:

Michigan Governor Says He Won't 'Pick Fights' with Unions

Tenth Amendment lock-step?

To Libya - We Hear You, We See You, We Support You

Gaddafi's son's speech live here

Thank you to whomever gave me the six hearts

Thank You for the hearts!

Great LTTE about the need for the rich to pay higher taxes:

Rick Scott ... Scott Walker... is there something about the name Scott?

Dictators are dropping like flies..

Libyan Revolution Tweets, Day 4, Part 7 (Gaddafi out tonight or we stop the oil flow)

Teacher of Walker's Son Speaks Out...

Palestinians plan 'day of rage' after US vetoes resolution on Israeli settlements

Similarities between Scott Brown and Boehner...both very self absorbed.

Congresswoman Tammy Baldwin came to the Capitol in Madison today

MTP...Rick Santelli as a guest to talk AUSTERITY???

Solidarity - Raleigh NC

Many people contributed to what and who I am today.

The Economist defends Paul Krugman and calls GOP cuts "madness."

Selective Service Encourages Undocumented Men to Sign Up

Thank you for the hearts. I haven't been around here much

Ominous: Walker, after battling the unions in Milwaukee Cty, got reelected

Who loves ya, Baby?

The 401(k) generation is beginning to retire, and it isn't a pretty sight.

Only 15 To Go!

Top 10 Shocking Attacks from the Republican War Against Women

The face of Russian (white) nationalism

Perhaps I could bother a brother/sister in a union state to please

Libyans are calling for help Now in Tripoli Breaking News International Community has to do somethin

delete

Thank you for the star and the hearts, everyone.

Thank you!

Just remember that there is always money to help those most fortunate

'Yet by liberating themselves, the people of the Middle East will also liberate us.'

Thank you for the hearts

Heart shower!

Did the Poor Cause the Crisis?

Republicons keep saying they won..

Has anyone mentioned that Rage Against The Machine's giving a free concert tomorrow?

What the endgame is for Wisconsin.

open at your own risk...(mega-pic)

Fill up your tanks tonight

thank you so much for all those hearts!

‘Scumbag!’: Judge behind ‘cash for kids’ scheme gets an earful

KS new Sec. of State elected on election fraud reform investigated for missing forms from cong. bid

THIS is why unions are needed - Feeding America

How do you interpret this statement in regards to the South's slavery history?

Oh My! Davis was CIA or Blackwater?

SOLIDARITY with the badger state

Daily Kos: Baggers Plans To Infiltrate

Libyan tribe threatens to cut oil exports soon

Thank you to the two nice folks

Anyone know how Keith Olbermann doing and when he is going to start his show on Current?

wooooohoooooo !!...We Did It...1000...nt

I have a lot of anger against voters

Thank you to the kind DUer who bought me a star and the hearts

14 senators sneaking cross the border

Great story of when my friend met Obama....twice!

We’d rather be in the classroom, but it was time to speak out

Facebookers take heed!

To the lovely DUer who gave me a heart - thank you.

Thank you for my hearts!

Thanks for the heart, kind stranger.

I lost a very good friend last week

The army has joined the protesters and Is Heading to Tripoli to protect them from anymore Gaddafi Th

I have been given a heart.

Tensions Rise as Indiana Legislators Plan to Put Collective Bargaining to a Vote...

Libyan Revolution Tweets, Day 4, Part 8 (Drug Addicts in tanks did this!)

Libyan Revolution Tweets, Day 4, Part 8 (Drug Addicts in tanks did this!)

Diane Russell, Maine State Lawmaker, Heads To Wisconsin To Join Protests: 'It's A Class War'

rally in support of wisconsin workers

War Crimes: MSNBC's Chris Matthews Calls For Iraq Hearings

War Crimes: MSNBC's Chris Matthews Calls For Iraq Hearings

Permafrost Melt Soon Irreversible Without Major Fossil Fuel Cuts

Ex-aide slams Palin in leaked manuscript .

Cops have been standing strong with Unions

Thank You!! To My Benefactor, And To ALL DUers. The Best And The Brightest Are Here...

In 1969, my grandfather was a member of Local 9 in Milwaukee.

Anonymous is complicated.

Anti-Walker Protests Continue, Outnumbering Pro-Walker Showing

The new flag for today's Tea Party

The new flag for today's Tea Party

Thank you for my hearts.

Westboro Church replies to Anonymous: "BRING IT"

Drug shortages prompt hospitals to use older treatments

Libyan Revolution Tweets, Day 4, Part 10 (Bloodbath RIGHT NOW)

what can i say, but fugg this arsehole

Money Won’t Buy You Health Insurance

To my secret benefactor..

On the twitter and social media and attitudes

Please help a friend's daughter (not emergency- don't panic)

If you think we have gotten the shitty end of the stick under Obama

When do the Bush taxcuts extension expire?

Rep. Jackie Speier: "Abortion" Fuels Intolerant Thinking

Libyan Revolution Tweets, Day 4, Part 11 (Bloodbath RIGHT NOW)

This is only a 4.2 out of 10 on the weird-shit-o-meter but...

Congrats to the DU group for.........

I want to share a message from Wisconsin

Who can rethugs alienate next?

Has anybody ever heard of this website?

The unbridled class warfare in Wisconsin has inspired me to start a new blog.

Egypt helping Libya but Tripoli looks bad.

"Please sign this PETITION to the UN: Send help to Libya! " ----

DU - a few thanks:

I'm charged with writing an obit and Episcopal service for my alive Dad tonight.

Thank You, Scott Walker

'We Stand With You as You Stood With Us': Statement to Workers of Wisconsin by Egypts Trade Unions

Right wing moles planning to disrupte upcoming solidarity marches

Question, Did FDR Hate Unions? Did He Actually Dislike Public Employees Unions?

On the pattern... we are all becoming familiar with

Wis. unrest exposed GOP strategy to split lower classes, liberal author says

Wisconsin "Budget Repair Bill" Protest Pt 2 by Matt Wisniewski

'We Stand With You as You Stood With Us' (passed along from michaelmoore.com)

Unemployment Solidifies Position as Most Important Problem

I just watch "War Made Easy"

Has anyone else had a feeling of foreboding these last few days?

Truthout attacked, knocked offline.

Major shift occuring.....GOP on the losing end....too many bad apples in their group

Major shift occuring.....GOP on the losing end....too many bad apples in their group

Judges accused of 'predetermining' foreclosure cases in lender's favor

Libyan Revolution Tweets, Day 4, Part 9 (Bloodbath in Tripoli)

For the kind soul who gave me the heart...

Westboro's feeble response to anonymous

FOX40 (Sacramento) Crew Attacked in Natomas

CA malpractice insurance companies screwing doctors

The National Institute for Civil Discourse...check out who's on this...

I am truly honored...

George Soros: Tea Party Activists Being 'Used,' Obama's Lost Control Of Agenda

George Soros: Tea Party Activists Being 'Used,' Obama's Lost Control Of Agenda

Wow. I just found the BEST comment on my local paper's website re: union bashing

"Relax...this won't hurt."

2 men denied admission to event at Creation Museum

The Democratic Underground (DU) is providing 24-hour coverage of the fight in Wi (USW)

Without a union

Nationwide SOLIDARITY events organized this week:

Fox News Owner payoff - half a trillion US taxpayer dollars?

Alert on infiltrators

Wis. Law Enforcement Association 'Regrets' Endorsing Walker

My Rant to the media about the Cheddar Uprising QUIT FUCKING LYING

Paying off mortgage results in default

Donald Rumsfeld and Why Our Media Sucks

We seriously need to kill the "teachers make too much money" talking point.

I don't know what it would take to bring back a sense of The Commons to the U.S.

All you COMMIE PINKOS who wants to support Workers Rights in your Area

Reich -Exposing the Republicans' 3-Part Strategy to Tear the Middle Class Apart -- Let's Stop Them

Reich -Exposing the Republicans' 3-Part Strategy to Tear the Middle Class Apart -- Let's Stop Them

Reich -Exposing the Republicans' 3-Part Strategy to Tear the Middle Class Apart -- Let's Stop Them

Don't You Just Love Rich TV Folks Telling Middle Class

Don't You Just Love Rich TV Folks Telling Middle Class

Local CBS analyst would "really laugh" if Rick Scott ran for president.

So, how's that "we should find common ground with pro-lifers" thing working out?

In Heated White House Meeting, Democrats Try to Bar Social Security From Bipartisan Negotiations

Why there should be a case against George W. Bush under torture law

unionjobs.com bought 10 pizzas, they got the info from the DU

Look for the Union label!

Soros: Fox "Has Imported The Methods Of George Orwell" Be Aware "They Are Being Deceived"

For the wealthy, a return to luxury spending

To The Private Sector Employees Who Complain About Their Compensation -- Join A Union

A belated THANK YOU for my Valentine Hearts!

Is the "Doctor's Note" Video Another Breitbart FAKE?

After 9/11 and the anthrax attacks there was an outpuring of support for (some) public employees

Full out loon: NH legislature goes teabagnut.

Regarding the leaked manuscript of Frank Bailey's book about Sarah Palin...

Is this button too far over the top?

Longtime legislator Kenneth Birdsong (D-Ga) dies at 83

Longtime legislator Kenneth Birdsong (D-Ga) dies at 83

Libyan Revolution Tweets, Day 4, Part 12 (Horrific bloodbath last night)

Koch brothers' mother's relations = Phelps-Dodge families, Rockefellers, Harrimans

Should military pay, retirement, and benefits be off the table in the budget battle?

Independent UK: Is this the start of a Mac-lash?

Independent UK: Is this the start of a Mac-lash?

Here's to "America’s first commie.. pinko nut-case" who started the first public Fire Department.

Union Review: The Democratic Underground has thousands of posts.....

Juan Cole: Top Five Myths About The Middle East Protests (Special Shout-Out To Bill Maher & Wingnuts

Pro-Walker Troopers Union Repudiates Endorsement in Wisconsin

I regret that I have but one heart left to give.

I regret that I have but one heart left to give.

The Next Wavefor Solidarity Here in the US:

Wisconsin Teachers Will Teach By Day, Protest By Night as Solidarity Spreads Across Nation

12 taxi drivers, fares killed in Mexican resort

Female Foreign Correspondents’ Code of Silence, Finally Broken

Wisconsin Senate to convene without Democrats

Wisconsin Senate to convene without Democrats

Wisconsin Senate to convene without Democrats

Kansas next on the list to devalue teachers

Kansas next on the list to devalue teachers

Not to put too fine a point on it, but...

New McDonald's meal a fat-filled gut-buster

OK Woman Gets 10 Years for Selling $31 of Marijuana

A final plea for donations to the DU fund drive -- written in candy hearts. (Please DONATE and K&R!)

Madison teachers are meeting right now to vote on continuing

I lost two Facebook "friends" over a Madison demonstations post...

I am going to clear the air here. (about my motives)

Unions DESTROYED the auto makers...

!!!The Police Are Turning On Walker!!!

Just so I'm clear with Republican logic...

As US cuts back, China aims to be top at science -

"days of the theocracy" (THIS is where they are headed, and then some)

Stress

Stress

Press Release from the Madison Police Department

Thank you ALL so much for the big week for the DU and the progresive left movement!

Just who controls our foreign policy?

For her generosity, a w8liftinglady appreciation thread.

Does anyone have any links to a Jimmy Johns, Chinese restaurants or any other places to deliver?

This one's for everyone on DU.

Rep. Bobby Franklin (R-GA) Wants Police To Investigate All Miscarriages

I've got a problem.

Strong Evidence: Oral Sex Linked to Oral Cancer in Men. More risk than smoking.

Paging All (Women In) History Geeks...

Paul Krugman: Wisconsin Power Play

I witnessed history being made in Madison this weekend

Wisconsin teabagger sign attacking activists: "Weren't you the antiwar protestors, too?"

REMOVE RUSH LIMBAUGH FROM ARMED FORCES RADIO!

Pizzas for Wisc protesters being ordered from EGYPT Korea Finland Canada Australia

Pizzas for Wisc protesters being ordered from EGYPT Korea Finland Canada Australia

If we think corporations are the devil and government is great,

Collective Bargaining By State (Map)

Women threw themselves on top of Lara Logan, protecting her from rape & further harm

Women threw themselves on top of Lara Logan, protecting her from rape & further harm

I was pulled over yesterday and am now freaking out.

I was pulled over yesterday and am now freaking out.

Coulter 'insanely jealous' of Sarah Palin

Coulter 'insanely jealous' of Sarah Palin

Why Didn't Any BANKSTERS Go To JAIL? -- And Other Mysteries Of The U.S. Political Economy

Scientist finds Gulf bottom still oily, dead

Hudson River Fish Evolve Toxic PCB Immunity

Oprah agrees with Bush, Katrina was state's fault

Thank you for my heart...I know I haven't been here lately

Bagger's Plans To Infiltrate: "Our goal is to make the gathering look greedy and goonish"

Texting while driving

Sorry- Clinton screwed up Bigtime regarding Ray McGovern

***** Photography Contest Preliminaries ROUND 1 ***** February Theme

***** Photography Contest Preliminaries ROUND 2 ***** February Theme

***** Photography Contest Preliminaries ROUND 3 ***** February Theme

How dare you have it better than me.

$285 BILLION in waste and fraud by the Pentagon over three years-- where is the outrage?

Here's another way to help in Madison

Teenagers humiliating America's homeless

Can someone explain the right's logic in attacking Planned Parenthood? Is it just abortion?

Some fucking idiot asshole with a rifle just almost blew my son's head off

Yemen police arrest southern opposition leader: son

Protest in US state over plan to bust public unions

Iran’s opposition to hold mass protest today

Libya protests: Reports of intense Benghazi violence

Hiding Details of Dubious Deal, U.S. Invokes National Security

Activists disappear as Beijing cracks down on copycat protests

Clashes erupt at Libyan funeral procession & military camp (Protesters use explosives-laden car)

Largest protest yet fails to sway lawmakers

Bahrain opposition set demands for talks with royals

Uganda's Museveni wins disputed presidential vote

Italy and Libya share close investment ties

Opposition Demands Dissolution of Bahraini Government

Activists lead assault on Tennessee Education Association

Tens of thousands march peacefully in Morocco for political reform

Coulter 'insanely jealous' of Sarah Palin

Peru cracks down on illegal gold miners in Amazon

Arrests after China web users call for protests

Libyan troops defect amid crackdown

Mexico state congress asks ban of video game

NATO disputes claims it killed 64 Afghan civilians

Ohio Teachers' Unions Organize Against Senate Bill 5

2 men denied admission to event at Creation Museum

Wis. union head calls on teachers to go to work

Gaddafi's son warns of civil war

Barclays' Protests Continue, Josie Long Comedy Show Begins – London

Daily Kos: Baggers Plans To Infiltrate

Memories of 1995 haunt GOP as shutdown talk grows

Egypt: army promises Hosni Mubarak he will not be prosecuted

I am so blessed with these gifts of hearts!

Poultry farmers on bird flu alert (India)

Increased U.S. drone strikes in Pakistan killing few high-ranking militants

OK, I am officially ticked off about an ioffer transaction.

U.S. ‘Gravely Concerned’ Over Violence in Libya

Libyan tribe threatens to cut oil exports (to west) soon (if violence against protesters continues)

American who sparked diplomatic crisis over Lahore shooting was CIA spy

Test (ignore) - really

Signing off for tonight

Result of brush fire, winds jeopardizing daughter's house in MD,

Toddler Taekwondo Is The Cutest Thing Ever (VIDEO)

I just watched Nine....

? about where to post this--

Just a thank you to my four secret admirers.

Morocco protesters demand political change

Thanks for the Hearts!!

For abq e streeter and Knox College.

I got another Valentine Heart! Thank you, whoever you are!

Police and firefighters join lawmakers in Grand Rapids rally against repealing binding arbitration

Du you need a place for music too

This is so wrong

motherfucking dupe

Witnesses: Libya army says Benghazi 'liberated' from pro-Ghadafi forces

Quick! How many artists have covered "Witchita Lineman"?

WikiLeaks unveils Japanese spy agency

The mechanics of the taunt have two functions.

Tunisia seeks Ben Ali's extradition

U.S. condemns crackdown on Arab world protests, but stops short of calling for regime change

GOP freshmen drive cuts to social programs

Palestinians plan 'day of rage' after US vetoes resolution on Israeli settlements

Magnitude 5 earthquake hits Baja California

Ham!

Map of Metal

M-m-m-m-m-m-m-m... Rocky Ocean oysters:

Wisconsin GOP ups pressure on Dems to return and vote

A zombie videogame trailer that's really unsettling...

No matter your beliefs... almost EVERYONE would use a gun to put a stop to this!!!

BREAKING NEWS: Packers Captain Charles Woodson Stands With Wisconsin's Workers

I hereby declare a war on the juice

Saturday Morning Breakfast Cereal archive.

Most recent earworm?

And now here's a real estate agent with an unfortunate name:

Things that (thankfully) do not seem to change.

Valentine

Report: Public employees make less, including benefits, than private workers

Philippines' Mount Bulusan eruption causes major explosion of ash

When I'm Small

dupe

Place in My Heart

I just ordered a pizza with my Blackberry!

So, in an effort to enhance user experiences, Gawker drove everyone away...

Merkel’s Party Is Defeated in Election in Hamburg

Delete

Anybody here subscribe to Under the Radar music magazine? If so...

I disappear for two years

Which Lounge amenity would you never sacrifice from the coming DU budget ax?

Thanks to whomever gave me a heart!

macky messer

DU this poll

Is Orff's Carmina Burana O Fortuna the most soothing music ever

Is Positively 4th Street the most seething music ever?

Is Metallica's "Master of Puppets" the most soothing music ever?

Now into hour 4 of the dishwasher install from hell

Thank you for the heart

Thank you for my valentine hearts! Who ever you are, you are awesome!

For Presidents' Day: A Trivia Quiz

allright people! skittles is in the house

A tourist baby walks into a bar...

Thanks for the kind hearts....

My dad will be 81 tomorrow

Here is tonight's dessert...

Music and Love and Romance ... and Alan Rickman

Is Hatebreed's "Thirsty and Miserable" the most soothing song ever?

Anyone have anger and resentment they can't let go of

ALL FEAR THE DREADED SUCKMONSTER!!!

ALL FEAR THE DREADED SUCKMONSTER!!!

Here is tonight's desert...

Blackberry question:

The Thank You Very Much Heart Thread--I'll start

Is Einsturzende Neubauten's "ZNS" the most soothing music ever?

Do you ever stink about whopping farts? n/t

Paris Hilton's $2000 birthday cake was going to be thrown away?

Do you ever think about shopping carts?

MiddleFingerMom believes that he'll be reincarnated as a bird & that you'll instantly know it's him.

The Third Man Theme

why does this motherfucker downstairs always have to fry his shit with rancid grease?

My mom just texted me that one of my elementary schoolmates died.

My cat is better!/ and a forum question

Your Sunday LOLcats (dial-up warning) Bannister Of Life Edition

Even the birds can tell when it's Family Chili Night at Kali's ranch.

Just lost my lil' buddy Scratchy. Very sad...

Whatever happened to John Kleeb?

Gaddafi vows not to flee Libya- sources

If you love your cats, remember they occasionally need a break from the vicious pace of their lives.

Is Pachelbel's Canon in D major the most soothing music ever

Dylan's 'Pat Garrett' and a warm beagle at my feet

Japan excavating site linked to WWII human experiments by Unit 731

Entirely hypothetical question

Boys!

Dance competitions

Upper case, lower case

ORGONE! The Best band you never heard of!

Why Parents Drink--an email I got today...

Is Yoko Kanno's "Eyes" the most soothing music ever?

Rumsfeld criticizes Obama, says he's 'proud of America'

Madison School District closed Monday; reopening Tuesday

Even by Juarez standards, a deadly 72 hours

Oh, hell, it's snowing again.

The Daytona 500 is on!

Hero's unwelcome: Wounded Iraq vet jeered at Columbia

American who sparked diplomatic crisis over Lahore shooting was CIA spy

I've only had my iPhone about a week and already downloaded 81 Apps! (Dial-up warning)

Venezuela's allies tell OAS chief not to meddle

Which Side Are You on? SONGS ABOUT LABOR! (Solidarity!)

Union Head Calls On Teachers To Go To Work

WikiLeaks reveals first parapolitics cables

Chinese NewYear-Rabbit Parade Los Angeles 2011

Anti-Walker Rally Outside The Capitol - Madison, WI | February 19, 2011

A message to the world

Report Finds Troubling Rise In Teen Uranium Enrichment

Ignorant Tea Bagger immigrant telling a U.S Citizen to go back to his country!

McGovern Interview on His Being Bloodied and Jailed for Silent Protest at a Clinton Speech.

Firefighters rally in support of educators and all public employees

John Cusack in True Colors 1991. James Spader say Cheese.

Against a tough enemy.

Wisconsin Capitol Uprising

Wisconsin protests draw thousands

The Wisconsin Matrix: agent walker

Thank-Wisconsin for the week-ends

NABET CWA LOCAL 42 CLEVELAND SENDS ITS SUPPORT TO THE WORKERS

Biking to the Wisconsin protests

Protesters at Wisconsin, Madison, State Capitol - Saturday Noon, February 19, 2011 - 2 of 2

ANONYMOUS - OPERATION IRAN - Short Press Release

Wisconsin unions rally for rights ( EXCELLENT Reporting from ALJAZEERA)

Roll The Union ON WISCONSIN

Wisconsin Protests Keith Ripp

Frank saw all of this coming

Graphic amateur video: Protesters injured in Bahrain as troops open fire

Young Turks: Republicans Lying About Planned Parenthood!

TDPS: Republicans Escalating Attacks on Women - Rape Definition, Abortion, Healthcare -TRANSCRIPT

White House To Cut Energy Assistance For The Poor

Tea Party vs people of Wisconsin! Vastly outnumbered!

Weird Liberal Head- Year One

Militainment, Inc. – Militarism and Pop Culture

Scott Walker Protest Song- Walk

Scott Heiferman at Personal Democracy Forum 2010

Stand With Wisconsin.

DemoPublican Presidents Day

National Non-Voters Revolution In Wisconsin

U.S. Firms Planned To Attack Wikileaks

Breaking News: Libya, Benghazi is Free! al-Gaddafi has Lost Control over Second Largest City

Libya - Saif Gaddafi, TV Address, 20 Feb 2011

Made In China - Deek Jackson & Circus Fantasticus

2010 Election In One Minute (or less)

Corrupt Ruler Action Figures!!! Get yours today!!!

Wisconsin Union Member Gravy Train House

July 4, 2001 sums it up pretty well

Obama: No F.B.I. Oversight For Phone Records

Moammar Gadhafi's son warns of civil war

Wisconsin

MSNBC's Ed Schultz To Rush Limbaugh: 'Wrap Your Fat Ass In The Flag' Over Wisconsin Protests

Egypt's New Military Rulers To Ban Unions, Strikes

We are just consumers

TYT: Rich Tax Cuts Behind WI Budget Woes, Not Unions

ANONYMOUS - OPERATION BAHRAIN - A Press Release

Green Bay Packers' Charles Woodson gives $2 million to Mott Children's Hospital

CORBETTREPORT: Ray McGovern, Fox Lies and Activism Rising

Rachel Maddow: Fox 'News' has endtimes prophet explaining union protests in Wisconsin

Nancy Skinner on Fox News on Sunday, 2-20-11, discussing protests in Wisconsin

George Soros: "Fox News Has Imported The Methods Of George Orwell"

Independent Egyptian Unions Express Solidarity with Wisconsin Workers

Firefighters and crowd sing "We Shall Overcome" - Feb. 1th 2011, Madison Wisconsin Capitol Protest

The Shock Doctrine (2009)

A History Lesson For Tea Baggers Everywhere

Self-deleted by member

How a President can deal with a reactionary Governor.

Obama and the Republicans

What's happening on the campuses?

So, how is that "not going to vote in November" working for you?

It's funny how the rightwing nuts wanted to protect these people's fredom of speech

Big Dog headed to Wisconsin?

Ironic - all the Republicans in WI need is for 60% of the legislators to be there

Is it accurate to say Scott Walker is going after unions/professions dominated by women?

Pro-union rallies, Ohio is NEXT!

FORBS: Koch Brothers Behind Wisconsin Effort To Kill Public Unions

Obama care

"Lincoln’s Jump into the National Spotlight"

AFL-CIO blog has great info on Wisconsin protests

Boehner chose his moment well: Tunisia, Egypt, Bahrain, Libya ...

Retirement Hasn't Improved Rumsfeld-it's everyone's fault but his

Isn't it routine for presidents not to follow all their promises or to sell out?

Christie adviser mulls PAC

On Wisconsin: Dick Durbin -- Thumbs Up.... Harold Ford -- Thumbs Down.

Here's a 1930 Supreme Court case that was settled on unions organizing

Bachmann defends Wisconsin moves on collective bargaining

I don't ever remember a prominent Democrat ever attacking Laura Bush...

If someone was going to primary Obama, then they would be in Madison, WI

Palin Supports Shutdown, Defaulting on Debt.

Is Obama firmly behind the Wisconsin protests? The mid-east protests? (other than Iran & Libya)

Have any conservatives given Obama 'credit' for the UN veto?

Carnegie Mellon University has students taking green back to the drawing board

Hot Destinations for Dried Distillers Grains Exports: China, Mexico, Canada

Backlash against right wing energy policies in German election?

The Fallacy of Conditional Efficacy

(R) MO legislature pushes nuclear and coal while shifting risk to consumers

HELP US!!!! "We are Peaceful People"-They Are Killing Us-I’m Not Sure I’ll Be Alive in Five Minutes”

'This Is What Democracy Looks Like' in Wisconsin, as Largest Crowd Yet—80,000—Opposes Union Busting

Oil prices rising (as we all know) it is the speculators again.

Time to Topple Corporate Dictators

The G.O.P.’s Post-Tucson Traumatic Stress Disorder

WikiLeaks Cables: US Lied About Bala Baluk Massacre, Red Cross Concealed Truth

Fox News Owner payoff - half a trillion US taxpayer dollars?

Leaked video shows Cuban spy course on dangers of social media

Chile to launch first probe into Allende's death

Big Pimpin’ In Madison, WI.

Digby: Fever Dreams of Dirty Thugs

More of what's deplorable in Georgia

Robert Reich: Exposing the Republicans' 3-Part Strategy to Tear the Middle Class Apart

Epic Tea Party FAIL: Anti-union "protesters" out-numbered 35-to-1 in Madison!

Murder of Abortion Docs as Justifiable Homicide

Self-deleted by member

Formula 1 Abandons Bahrain Race – Moves it to Iceland

They're doing it without us

Koch Bros behind Wisconsin Kristallnacht effort to kill pubic unions - MotherJones, Forbes (Ungar)

US economics: One big Ponzi scheme

We Have Our Invitation to The Class War in Wisconsin

The War on Unions, Regulatory System, and Social Safety Net - Examples from Fundamentalist Textbooks

Wisconsin Union Battle: A Convenient Distraction From the Real Culprit in State Budget Woes

Anonymous Ringleaders Found

Revolution Handbook for Americans (Joel S. Hirschhorn)

At St. Paul 'wet house,' liquor can be their life -- and death

The battle of the US-Mexico frontier

The G.O.P.’s Post-Tucson Traumatic Stress Disorder Rich

Top 4 Victories Handed to Corporate America by the Supreme Court -- So Far

Texas poised to pass bill allowing guns on campus

Time to Topple Corporate Dictators

Scott Brown Accused of Plagiarizing Camp Abuse Story, by 'Canteen Boy!'

Wisconsin hires first hedge fund manager

The nest-egg myth (Susan Jacoby, LA Times Op-Ed)

ABC This Week’s Elites to Wisconsin Workers: “We Won, So Screw You All”

Solidarity with Wisconsin - How to Handle Outside Agitators

Daily Diet Soda Linked to Increased Risk for Stroke and Heart Attack

Rage Against The Machine Guitarist Tom Morello Coming To Wisconsin: 'Madison Is The Next Cairo'

Our clueless spies

House Republicans: Contraception OK for horses, not women

Wisconsin makes first hedge fund bet, on Capula

Pax Americana! Al Jazeera Discussion with Sy Hersh & Others about America and the Middle East!

Pentagon Budget Multiplies To $553 Billion

investigation into the incident is still under way.

investigation into the incident is still under way.

got my latest air rifle

Libyan forces fire on mourners at funeral again (Gov't forces have guns, mourners, not so much)

Logic, Guns and Mental Illness

'Straw' buyers keep drug war blazing

How are those peaceful unarmed protests in Bahrain and Lybia working out for you?

Court distorts 2nd Amendment

Libyan forces fire on mourners at funeral again (Gov't has guns, mourners, not so much)

Libya: 140 'massacred' as Gaddafi sends in snipers to crush dissent (In addition to the 200)

Texas Poised To Pass Bill Allowing Guns On Campus

Gun rights vs. gun control (AZ)

Yamil Domínguez Ramos freed in Cuba:

3 policemen from the Bolivarian National Guard detained for murder in Petare today

Important article which tells us, who didn't know, when Chile started investigating Pinochet's evil

WikiLeaks reveals first parapolitics cables

Venezuela's allies tell OAS chief not to meddle

Mexican leftist splits with party over alliances

Crisis in Venezuela's hospital's - a brief selection of links and my observations

DU exclusive: photo of Allende's cadaver

Squashing the Ivies - Sunday NYT

3

The JR Chess Report (February 20): Le Repeats as Aeroflot Champ

Got to give it up to Purdue ... they beat the tar out of Ohio State

Dr. Phil on GLBT issues.

Anyone watching Big Love's final season

U.S. Veto: Speaking With Forked-tongue (Jim Miles)

Report: Fayyad offers Hamas Gaza, unity govt

Palestinians plan 'day of rage' after US vetoes resolution on Israeli settlements

Gideon Levy: settlement veto means Obama has joined Likud

(lol) Christian publisher sues televangelist

Military Chaplain: ‘It Must Have Been God’s Will for Her to Be Raped’

How Smart Are Animals?

Why do physicists think they are masters of all sciences?

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