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Archives: February 22, 2011

Pentagon aide 'was killed by hitman' claims distraught widow

The Wisconsin fourteen....

Thanks for the hearts! n/t

Wisconsin Legislature Shuts Down Comment Line After Too Many Complaints

To whomever you are...

GOP's idea of fiscal responsibility: Cutting the President's teleprompter, decorating budget

I just hit post # 6000

IWW defense committee statement

My God, look at the WI rally

(US Rep. Gabrielle) Giffords celebrating husband's birthday

Libya on and off the grid

Libyan military pilots were executed today for refusing to fly

Problems With California State Pension Plans

Support for collective bargaining

Support for collective bargaining

Dear Madison. If you go on general strike, I pledge to contribute to your strike fund until it hurts

What do Fox News and the flu have in common?

This is probably going to generate a lot of outrage so it might as well be posted

"If teacher unions want to be strong and well-supported,

NY-26: Tea baggers are looking for a 3rd party candidate

Egypt's Copts march to demand a secular state

To whoever gave me this heart

What do you really think would happen if we protested & our military

When are these wiki-leaks bank leaks coming?

Wisconsin State Employees Actually Underpaid

Scores dead from lunchtime earthquake in Christchurch New Zealand

Breast-feeding tax deductions stirring debate

Breast-feeding tax deductions stirring debate

Branstad is seeking power for Iowa governors to override arbitration decisions in union disputes.

New DU Group: Q&A

Local teabaggers accuse Special Ed teacher of pedophilia...

Artwork depicting nude couples is removed from gallery after building owner objects to the gay.

Artwork depicting nude couples is removed from gallery after building owner objects to the gay.

Artwork depicting nude couples is removed from gallery after building owner objects to the gay.

This energy, this movement, this revolt --

WI R's still working to tilt elections in their favor, take up voter ID

Maybe I missed it earlier, but I just read now Mugabe has arrested people watching Al Jazeera

Honduras law let police be called on home smokers

People Power: ALJAZEERA on American TV NOW

Is there a possible lawsuit that can stop Gov. Walker in Wisconsin

Authorities To Boost Security At (WI) Capitol

Cartoon/ Pett/ Lex. H/L 2/22/11---PBS

Starving Wisconsin's unions (WaPo's Eugene Robinson)

sigh.. life in texas... conversation I had yesterday

sigh.. life in texas... conversation I had yesterday

Libyan ambassador on GMA saying he has resigned but will continue to represent his people.

I don't care if lots of you don't like BS, I loved Chris Matthews show

Geek cons US out of $20m with bogus software to stop al-Qaeda

Oil industry’s US-Libya business group sees website go dark amid violent uprising

Governor Walker had a role in the 'Men In Black' movies.

Companies hiring but specifically not hiring unemployed people?

Huge Potato Price-Fixing Lawsuit Heats Up

Happy Election Day Chicago!

The Death and Life of the Democratic Party

Plutocracy Now: What Wisconsin Is Really About

Plutocracy Now: What Wisconsin Is Really About

For the Scientifically inclined - I went by the VLA Radio Telescope today (Very Large Array) (Edited

Palin's "reason" does NOT work

Governor Strickland: Now is the time

Upsized fries a joke, says student (only 14 more french fries )

Cops ready to enforce new law (bans K2, pipes and water pipes in Corpus Christi)

I am going through some old papers and found these letters from students:

Libya: Iran Condemns "Massacre" and "Extreme Violence"

First video from New Zealand earthquake

Walker says layoff notices could go out as soon as next week (AP)

is there any truth to the patriot teacher protesters getting fake doctor slips

is there any truth to the patriot teacher protesters getting fake doctor slips

Plutocracy Now: What Wisconsin Is Really About (Mega-Mother Jones Piece!)

Letter from Tripoli: An eyewitness account

Madison, WI, this afternoon: Let's hope it didn't break the camel's back

The Tea Party is winning - By E.J. Dionne Jr.

Exhibition honors courage of White Rose anti-Hitler movement

Obama needs to speak out and Speak Out Loudly - Re: Wisconsin

Obama needs to speak out and Speak Out Loudly - Re: Wisconsin

Polifact: Gives Walker and Kasich a LIAR LIAR PANTS ON FIRE!

Do you ever get the feeling that

GA State Rep Bobby Franklin wants to put Crime Scene Tape around our Uterus.

No compromise.

Rumsfeld's to do list

What Does buying a Republican Politician Get You???

‘We’re not attacking Westboro Baptist Church’ - Anonymous

Wal-Mart in its worst-ever sales slump

Branstad defends drawing his pension from his previous tenure and his current salary simultaneously.

Illinois to cut all funding for drug and prevention programs as of 3/15

Why the revolt downtown is even bigger than it appears

the ultimate republican goal...eliminate unions nationwide

Wisconsin senators living day-to-day south of border

When will the Federal Government call a spade a spade

Today's funny quote

Today's funny quote

Bloomberg reporting that on average middle school teachers make 50K, 5% less than

WikiLeaks: Vanished FBI officer Robert Levinson 'held by Iranian Revolutionary Guards'

Castro: US plans to invade Libya. Too early to criticize Libyan government

The Last Time Scott Walker Went Union Busting, He Was Overruled And Wasted Taxpayer Dollars

Message to Wisconsinites!

have come to the realization that we cannot fight attacks from the right and apathy

The Atlantic Wire: Does America Finally Want Its Al Jazeera TV?

Tom Tomorrow: Repuke war on women: Why have an economic meltdown if you can't use it as cover

From Naomi Klein's Twitter

Libyan Revolution Tweets, Day 6, Part 1 (World Silence)

Here's the language that wil allow Scott Walker to give away the Power Plants to Koch Industries.

Here's the language that wil allow Scott Walker to give away the Power Plants to Koch Industries.

Ladies' first: Siegal makes history at Tribe camp

Witness the St. by St. GOP "Shock and Awe" Hoovernomics that is wrecking the US recovery

Life or death for Democracy?

Life or death for Democracy?

The Monsters Are Due on Maple Streets

America has never been about "Taking Away People's Rights"

Question: Would Gaddafi be welcome in Venezuela? Why or why not?

Greenspan's Incompetence Badgers Wisconsin's Workers

Gaddafi is on Al Jazeera now giving a desperate and goofy sounding speech.

did you see Gaddafi's speech today..

Census estimates show 1 in 4 US counties are dying . . .

Iran, U.S. warships face down in Suez

Was Scott Walker at the Koch Brothers recent confrence?

198 methods Of Nonviolent Intervention

How special. Major Garret is now on MSNBC as a contributor.

PBS shot and killed?

Pathologizing our children

9 degrees, wind chill -5, I keep thinking one day closer to Spring one day closer to Spring

The Uprising Spreads--And Wal-Mart Profits Rise: The Connection

Wisconsin lawmaker cited for sexual misconduct

Sen. Kerry: Oil firms should stop work in Libya

Would the provision in Walker's bill about his ability to sell

The Republicans Are Coming, the Republicans Are Coming!!

Tuesday Toons part 3: Middle East

Chart of the Day: Alcohol Consumption

Map of areas in Libya under opposition control

If Obama doesn't fly over to Wisconsin to meet the protesters, he doesn't support them

Leave it to Andy: State Department Offers Support ‘to Whoever Winds Up Winning’

Security Council Convenes on Libyan Crisis

CommonDreams: Wisconsin Crisis 'Trojan Horse' for Bad Conservative Ideas

WAR CRIMES AGAINST LIBYA

Huizenga: Raising The Social Security Age For Future Retirees Is Fine Because ‘I’m Gonna Be

Top Muslim cleric calls on soldiers to kill Gaddafi

Quake shakes 30m tonnes of ice off glacier

Could a Dem Legislature Reinstate Worker's Rights?

Hate crime suspect due in court Tuesday (in Danbury, CT, with picture)..

Dear Washington DC: The Public Is Smarter About Money (and Deficits) Than You Are

"CIA spy" Davis was giving nuclear bomb material to Al-Qaeda, says report

The Last Time Scott Walker Went Union Busting He Was Overruled And Wasted Taxpayer Dollars

Gaddafi on Aljazeera: He is truly mad. Reading out death sentances

I hope I don't regret posting this

Used to have a good friend from New Zealand and his hobby was shooting feral cats

Used to have a good friend from New Zealand and his hobby was shooting feral cats

Judge says federal law bars lawsuits over vaccine side effects;

Gaddafi: If Libya falls 'Al Qaeda will have a seat at the United Nations'

This Isn't Union Busting. It's Woman Busting.

This Isn't Union Busting. It's Woman Busting.

Damn dams be damned

Is Sarah Palin Commenting On Her Own Facebook Fan Page?

Is Sarah Palin Commenting On Her Own Facebook Fan Page?

Pepe Escobar: 'Brother' Gaddafi, you're going down

Pepe Escobar: 'Brother' Gaddafi, you're going down

Libyan Revolution Tweets, Day 6, Part 4 (World Silence)

Please Sign Up for Solidarity Action in your area

Please Sign Up for Solidarity Action in your area

The fabulousness that was Moammar Gadhafi: A pictorial remembrance

Yertle the Turtle and Cheeseheads

Yertle the Turtle and Cheeseheads

Bad Rumblings in the Economy

Bad Rumblings in the Economy

Did Gaddafi just drive away valiantly...in a fancy golf cart?

Thanks very much for my two new shiny hearts!

The pleasure's all the Dear Leader's

The pleasure's all the Dear Leader's

It's the inequality, stupid!

White House says AOL's Steve Case to be named to Obama Jobs and Competitiveness Panel

CNN TV: 4 American hostages killed by Somali pirates

AJE: Anti-Gaddafi forces in control of Tobruk

America's Most Hopeless Counties Getting More Hopeless

Demonstrators--Interventions for Agents Provocateur:

Honest question: would you be angry if repubic legislators staged a walkout to . . . .

Government of the rich, by the rich, for the rich

Anti-hatred hacking campaign causes data loss for Westboro Baptist Church

Embarrassed Republicans Admit They've Been Thinking Of Eisenhower Whole Time They're Praising Reagan

Land O'Lakes = GMO

LARGE Solidarity Protest in Sacramento Ca Tonight

And for today's "huh" moment--Japan looks to be more unionized (by %) than the US

And for today's "huh" moment--Japan looks to be more unionized (by %) than the US

Long-Term Costs to Democrats of Losing in Wisconsin (CNBC)

Qaddafi on TV now, Al Jazeera English -- link:

Priorities? GOP Governors Shift Burden To Poor, Middle Class To Pay For Tax Breaks For Rich

Unanswered Questions as Obama Anoints George H.W. Bush

A Paper That Endorsed Walker: "bypassing labor without even trying only muddies the waters"

Obama Denies Accusations He Does Not Love His Dog

US condemns 'appalling' violence in Libya

Washington is a company town and your leaders are company men.

How John Birch Society Extremism Never Dies: The Fortune Behind Scott Walker’s Union-Busting Campaig

Al Jazeera English: Live Stream ...the Madman Moammar Gadhafi rages..you gotta watch!

Thune will not run for Pres.

Breaking News: Justin Bieber Gets a New Haircut

Breaking News: Justin Bieber Gets a New Haircut

Where the magic happened

Government of the rich, by the rich, for the rich

Life's Not Binary. Not Much Is Binary.

Why do liberal/ progressives have republican guests on their shows?

TEA : Tennessee Teachers' Rights Under Attack

Here's a cnbc poll that needs some DU love

I found a new way to get rid of LDS missionaries that is speedy and doesn't involve being rude.

Ex-Mass. politician gets 3 months on harassment charges

Hundreds of extra police called to Madison

Fox News Airs "Fox News Lies" Protest Sign

Since it is illegal to coordinate with the Republican Governors

20 Attacks on Members of Congress and Their Staff before Gabby Giffords

20 Attacks on Members of Congress and Their Staff before Gabby Giffords

Thank you, secret admirer, for the heart.

Obama has lost control of agenda: Soros

Obama has lost control of agenda: Soros

How the rich became the über rich

Do you value Teachers, Firefighters, Nurses, and Police enough to agree they deserve to

The chickens must be fed

Business bans TSA agents – will more follow?

Big Right-Wing Money Pours Into Wisconsin

Illegal immigration bills take center stage in the AZ Senate today

Koch Party Propaganda Arm Buses in the Masses on Saturday

Plutocracy Now: What Wisconsin Is Really About

Happy Birthday Senator Kennedy,

Poll: Walker's Anti-Union Stance Turning Off Wisconsin Voters

Amazon Prime: Amazon.com launches instant video streaming service to compete with Netflix

Greed is Good... Unless You're Teaching My Kids Math!

Have you written to NBC demanding that they cover Wisconsin

Walker vs. Obama

Gaddafi is a laughingstock

Michele Bachmann: Glenn Beck Can Solve Our Financial Problems

Report: Indiana Democrats Flee State To Shut Down Union-Busting Proposal

Self deleted. Dupe.

Unions and the Rich

Rep. Sharon Cissna Returns To Alaska By Sea After Invasive TSA Patdown

Fidel Castro says US plans NATO invasion of Libya

Libya is suspended, immediately, from the Arab League

Welcome to Illinois! INDIANA DEMS WALKOUT and are headed here now as well

Wisconsin governor signs bill to make tax rise tougher

Libya is suspended, immediately, from the Arab League

My Neighbor Posed An Interesting Question - Should Obama Learn From Gov Walker Or......

Damn, I miss this

Madison Labor Group Prepares For General Strike

THANK YOU Rachel Maddow (DEFEND UNIONS!!!)

Whistleblowers Ask Holder For Special Prosecutor In Scott Bloch Case

Obama kicks off listening tour of businesses

The Politics of the Full Court Press: How Conservatives Bully Their Way To Change Every Time

The Politics of the Full Court Press: How Conservatives Bully Their Way To Change Every Time

How exactly does one come to this conclusion for our economic problems?

Alleged Nazi war criminal threatens hunger strike over excluded evidence

Libyan Revolution Tweets, Day 6, Part 2 (World Silence)

Madison Labor Group Prepares For General Strike

PETITION: Urgent Appeal: Support the Human Rights of the Libyan People

Morning Joe: Jeffrey Sachs speaks the truth about KOCH BROS, WALKER, UNIONS and CRUSHING the POOR

Don't forget -- the GOP outlawed general strikes (they thought) with Taft - Hartley

R.I. union leaders rally for workers in Wisconsin

The Republican War on Women (This Modern World) (Toon)

Wow. Andrea Mitchell giving Rumsfeld a tough interview. MSNBC

Bill Calls for Illegals to Be Dumped at Offices of Congressmen

Cutting back or ending Medicare . . . . how is it not . . . .

Workers are workers, public or private

THEY ARE I.O.U.s, NOT ENTITLEMENTS!

What's Happening in Libya Explained

I swear you cannot make this shit up

guess who gets to make "shared sacrifices"?

ALL YOUR CAPITOL BUILDING

GRITtv: John Nichols & Matt Rothschild: Who's Behind Wisconsin Union-Busting?

Ohio Closing Doors on Rally Participants

Can Walker do this? Got this from his fb page -now require a 2/3s vote to raise taxes

Rep. Richard Hanna plagiarized report.

Poll: 61% oppose limiting union bargaining power

Senator Coons calls for Members of Congress’ pay to be withheld during a government shutdown

Elizabeth Warren's Battle

Bahrain unrest: Thousands join anti-government protest

Report: Indiana Democrats Flee State To Shut Down Union-Busting Proposal

GRITtv: Mahlon Mitchell: Thrown Into the Fire in Wisconsin

Ed Schultz is the voice of the worker.

We must all hang together or surely we will hang separately...

We must all hang together or surely we will hang separately...

Wisconsin governor signs bill to make tax rise tougher

GRITtv: Mary Bottari & Mark Pocan: National Implications in Wisconsin

George H.W. Bush "enjoys the most universal affection of the group (ex-POTUS')??

George H.W. Bush "enjoys the most universal affection of the group (ex-POTUS')??

Green Bay Packers Captain Charles Woodson Stands With Wisconsin's Workers

By our submissiveness we make it so...

Why won't Governor Walker accept unions' offer and declare victory? By Greg Sargent

Pfffft, get real hippie!

AOL Co-Founder Steve Case to Join Obama's Panel on Jobs, Competitiveness

Hey .... are you a geezer? Do you ever socialize with other geezers? Maybe with teabag geezers?

Rahm Emanuel criticizes Wis. governor's handling of budget dispute

Dear Friend of the National Parks,

4 Americans on hijacked yacht dead off Somalia

Pubs might watch their step or they're likely to over-reach and precipitate a Pearl-Harbor-type

Florida Gov. Rick Scott says state shouldn't take away collective bargaining rights

Florida Gov. Rick Scott says state shouldn't take away collective bargaining rights

Toy Manufacturers Fight Safety Requirements In House

Well, I ticked off a right winger with this comment. . .

Oprah’s Long History Of Sketchy "Experts" And Endorsements

FL Teabagger Gov Rick Scott BREAKS from WI Gov. Walker

Pro-union website blocked in Wisconsin state Capitol (CNN)

Forcibly returning Senate Democrats may be unconstitutional

good blog post re: the battle between Walker vs teachers

How many of you know of Orland Steen Loomis?

The difference between our protesters and their protesters

WI assembly voted WITHOUT Democrats - BEFORE Dems left the state

In other (shitty) news from Wisconsin

My father in-law is in a contractor union

Judge Enjoins Ivi TV From Streaming Station Signals

The Republican Betrayal of the Elderly Begins

not the change i was hoping for

Zogby poll of greatest presidents since WWII

Wis. Dems Claim Walker Administration Is Blocking Opposition Website

Pet theory: Put down of teachers directly related to rise in home schooling.

Eastern part of Libya falls as military refuses to kill citizens (Americablog news)

Is America becoming too prudish?

Any practical alternatives to the so-called "right to work laws" that don't create free riders?

(Columbia) students surprised, worried by national media coverage on ROTC

Labor Protests to Defend Collective Bargaining Rights Spread to Ohio

Wisconsin labor unrest spills across Lake Michigan

Protesters find missing state Senate Democrats in Illinois

An observation on Gaddafi's latest speech

O.K. D.U. Peeps need sign idea's Fox News Drop-out Kasich coming to our hometown

ThinkProgress: The GOP’s Anti-Health Reform Crusade Now Brought To You By Industry Lobbyists

They'll cut programs for the poor, children, health services and more, but won't touch the rich...

They'll cut programs for the poor, children, health services and more, but won't touch the rich...

You will be reading a LOT about the Triad Group in the near future, and not good

Yeah, it's Rasmussen... 48%-38% Americans back Walker

When "private" labor joins "public" labor!

The Rude Pundit: A Few Lessons Learned Regarding Wisconsin

Washington Post columnist dubs Walker 'Cheesehead Pharaoh of the Middle West'

Live stream on the debate for collective bargining in Madison by the assembly

'Fully loaded' SUV puts D.C. Council Chairman Kwame Brown on the spot

Live Discussion on CSPAN 2 : Future of Social Security

In speech to Nevada Legislature, Sen. Reid calls for ending legal prostitution

IKE Defines "Stupid"

Wis. Firefighter: ‘We Stand Together or We Fall Together’

Ideas folks. What would be the positives............

"Gaddafi's No.2" Abdul Fatah Younis, Libyan minister of interior and army general - resigns

FL Gov. Rick Scott (R-Medicare Fraudster) *not* planning to follow Walker's lead.

Caller into Hartmann says that Walker's budget calls for selling

Westboro Baptist Church Website Crashes!!!!!!!!!!!!

City of Madison Police Officer, Former Republican, Speaks Out Against The Rhetoric

City of Madison Police Officer, Former Republican, Speaks Out Against The Rhetoric

Yacht hostages killed

Palin Aide: She wears glasses to look "smart"

Al Jazeera is being blocked. Here's another source for AJ.

Md., Va. governors discuss collective bargaining

PROTEST Wed at WMC Conference: Wisconsin Wave (dot) org

The Middle-East Democracy Tax is About to Kick-in

Never mind all that shit!

Tuesday Toons part 2 : Republicans

Speaker: (WI) Assembly Will Pass Union Bill

Subtle Factors of a Global Revolution: From Athens to Cairo to Madison and Beyond

Time: Gaddafi's Next Move: Sabotage Oil and Sow Chaos?

Attention: Internet Users in Libya

Here he is, the Big Cheese--

Starving Wisconsin's unions

SEIU LIVE FEED FROM COLUMBUS OHIO STATEHOUSE

Someone from Reddit managed to sit through most of Gaddafi's "speech". Here's his rundown:

How's the vote going in Chicago? What's the turnout like?

In speech to Nevada Legislature, Sen. Reid calls for ending legal prostitution

In contrast to puke governors, CT governor Malloy will be on Morning Joe tomorrow

Scott Walker: If Dems Don't Come Home, The Layoff Notices Are Coming...

Scott Walker: If Dems Don't Come Home, The Layoff Notices Are Coming...

Gadhafi orders destruction of several oil pipelines, cutting off flow to sea ports - TIME

With eye on Wisconsin, Florida teachers gear up !

N.J. unions plan rally to back Wis. workers

New photo of 'English Nessie' hailed as best yet

Is a General Strike possible here in the U.S.?

WTF? "patrol SWAT vehicle stationed across Third Street from the (OH) Statehouse

WTF? "patrol SWAT vehicle stationed across Third Street from the (OH) Statehouse

Mourdock Links Sen. Lugar (R-IN) To Obama In Campaign Announcement

The Koch brothers as Wisconsin puppet masters

Are you sick of highly-paid teachers?

Libyan Revolution Tweets, Day 6, Part 5 (Richard III in a bad & dangerous way)

Service dog with thousands of Facebook fans meets the man he'll help

Indiana Democrats Trigger Statehouse Shutdown...

GOP Governors Get Millions More In Obama Health Care Grants

The Teabagger Republicans Have Started Something Truly Revolutionary In This Country.

I truly believe that by the end of 2012 we'll see the end of the Tea Party

More unions are needed, not less.

4 Americans on hijacked yacht shot dead

This Modern World: The Republican war on women

Libyan Revolution Tweets, Day 6, Part 3 (World Silence)

GOP Governors Keep the Fun Coming!!!

These monsters just want it all.

Is that WI senate parliamentary trick to eliminate CB still planned for today?

Is that WI senate parliamentary trick to eliminate CB still planned for today?

Wisconsin Governor’s Google Results Not Looking Too Good These Days

You know why the Tea Party is a joke and a fraud? The basic reason?

The Madison-Washington Connection

Pets Help Sell Manhattan Apartments

The rights's push to get rid of public sector unions is pure political strategy.

Catholic Church ordains married father of two, given exemption to priestly celibacy

Most Misleading Headline Award goes to ... envelope, please ... goes to ...

Bachmann: Glenn Beck can solve the budget deficit

Gaddafi orders oil sabotage, source tells Time columnist

For Thirty Years....

Reid Rejects Controversial GOP Spending Bill Riders

These Madison area businesses have been supportive of the union protesters.

Rand Paul pushing budget amendment, talking about constitutional convention

Wisconsin Doctors Being Investigated for Fake Sick Notes

Scholars rate Eisenhower best president of last 60 years

Deval Patrick (Obama's Boston buddy) speaks up. Mr. Pres, where are you?

10 yr old maria aragon singing lady gaga song.

"...and they are stupid,"

What Can I Do?

Man Dies After Three-Day Video Game Binge

Per FR, Governor Daniels in IND is making a mistake

Get over the blocks, courtesy of Anon

Mitch Daniels, who I am not a fan of, just outclassed Scott Walker. . .

"Help Is On The Way" Candidate Scott Walker

The "F" word network.

Dropkick Murphys Release New Song In Support of Wisconsin Workers

Haha: Freepers blowing gaskets as Brown says he's not a Tea Party guy

Citizens Locked Out of Ohio Statehouse!

Palin's secret personal Facebook page (possibly) discovered (in case you really care)

Recovery, What Recovery?

Asked Twice, Gov. Daniels Can’t Explain How Eliminating Collective Bargaining Reduces Deficits

The Indictment For Torture Filed Against George W. Bush (Part One: The Facts)

What Americans think about income inequality in one graph

"Why Isn't Wall Street in Jail?"

Italian Energy Company Suspends Gas Pipeline to Libya

thumbnail solidarity

Glenn Beck: Fareed Zakaria An 'America Basher' And 'Useful Idiot'

How THEY STOLE America

CAN I JUST SAY DON'T MISS THIS! DAMN PEOPLE COME ON!

Will the GOP Help Keep Lead in Kids' Toys?

It's the people, stupid

Why neither side is blinking in Wisconsin's union-GOP budget showdown

Will the GOP Help Keep Lead in Kids' Toys?

Three states now backing off per twitter

61% oppose union busting

Arab League suspends Libya as deadly crackdown persists

It's the Inequality, Stupid (great resource for charts/graphs)

How long until there's a YouTube video entitled Gaddafi Reacts to Justin Bieber's New Haircut?

Madison Labor Group Prepares For General Strike

German soldiers: Afghan troops stoned, infiltrated by Taliban and likely to turn on their trainers

Poll: Whites pessimistic on economy

Is there any real distinction between the Tea Party and the GOP?

Union supporters /Teabaggers Clash in Boston This Afternoon.

Why Monsanto Always Wins

Koch brothers quietly open lobbying office in downtown Madison

I've come for some sanity.

Revolution in Egypt will remain secular and democratic - Professor Ali Fahmi

Apple: You say you want a revolution?

Wisconsin Public Employees are being threatened with layoffs.

What To Do About Qaddafi

I think the much ballyhooed enthusiasm gap of 2010 is being erased by all this union busting

Turn their ugly cell towers into art? "Too expensive" says AT&T

24 hour worker twitter protest info here!

Much like the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor

When Walker backs down this will be...

Italian Energy Company Suspends Gas Pipeline to Libya

Indiana Democrats trigger Statehouse showdown (VICTORY)

On the context and use of "bully pulpit" -

So Kasich goes to Canton, OH and then has labor locked out of the Capital

Pizza Delivery Hero: Susan Guy Saves Elderly Woman, Jean Wilson

Islamo-pirates

FDA knew of problems at plant that made tainted alcohol wipes

US union protests: Demonstrations move beyond Wisconsin

It's a fight between the Union and the Right (100 Tea Party protesters LOLOL)

Old Man McCain: Social Security is "a Ponzi scheme that Bernie Madoff would be proud of."

Signs on the walls at the Wisconsin State Capitol Building - pics

Gaddafi? Kadafi? Qaddafi? What's the correct spelling?

I want a big gun.

Home prices near 2009 lows -- and may fall more (No Jobs = No Buyers for Homes)

OK folks this is spreading quickly now...........

Texas Tech Freezes Faculty Salaries While Giving Its Football Coach a $500,000 Year Pay Increase

As I write this Mr Walker is selling jealousy

Hey ReTHUGS

I was searched for cameras and other photography equipment at Caesar's Palace

Libyan Revolution Tweets, Day 6, Part 7 (Richard III in a bad & dangerous way)

Radio coverage from New Zealand

Al Jazeera: German special forces troops arrive in Malta for evacuation

Gov. Scott Walker: "Wisconsin is open for business"

Las Vegas Review-Journal, BFFs with Righthaven, cuts 12 jobs and investigative unit

Imagine this - it's payday, you go to your boss to get your check

Wisconsin voter photo ID bill gets committee's OK

Where the hell is Obama on the Wisconsin protests?

Wisconsin sign "Attack us and we multiply"

IBM's Watson makes it official -- humanity is toast

'Coolest thing' Prez O has ever said out loud:

I miss Keith Olbermann! I really do!

Koch Industries Front Group Americans For Prosperity Launches Ad To Support Walker’s Union Busting

Just what is wrong with Unions? people don't like guarenteed safety?

If gov't jobs are so bad, tell me who should astronauts work for? Who should soldiers work for?

Libyan Revolution Tweets, Day 6, Part 8 (Richard III in a bad & dangerous way)

Arbitrator ruled against Gov. Walker's privatization

NBC News Reporter in eastern Libya. Reports Libyan troops defy Gadhafi and join protesters

So I heard a PSA on the radio the other day telling people to look out for a certain type of scammer

Increased U.S. Drone Strikes in Pakistan Killing Few High-Value Militants

The U.S. Should Immediately Provide Humanitarian Relief to Libya and Can Easily Do So

It's the Inequality, Stupid == Eight charts that explain everything ....

Boehner Blinks

good grief, a Utah group is recalling DEMOCRATIC senators in Wisconsin

Boener = Boner. Koch=Cock wtf is it with the weird republikkants?

In a field of pygmies, Bush looks gigantic (Will Little Lord Fauntleroy! run?)

Evan Byah, his wife and several other Americans were caught in the New Zealand earthquake

What's it like to work for Donald Rumsfeld?

What We Receive?

Oklahoma Republican authors bill to end collective bargaining for municipal employees statewide

HEy Gov fuckface Walker....Union members pay more taxes than you do

Libyan Revolution Tweets, Day 6, Part 9 (Richard III in a bad & dangerous way)

Libyan Revolution Tweets, Day 6, Part 9 (Richard III in a bad & dangerous way)

The Republican Jacksonian Democracy

Chavez: What Bolivar is to us, Gadafi is to Libya. (Spanish)

Watch out Wall Street, Main Street is back!

Eatery pulls billboard ads using Jonestown 'cult' reference

Let's talk about teachers' salaries

Tuesday Toons part 5: The rest

Can someone tell me why people that want smaller less obtrusive government

Someone started a "Boycott Koch Industries" Facebook page... This is a list of products.

Montana legislature plans to replace their Constitution with the Book of Leviticus

Wisconsin Assembly begins debate on union curbs

Fireside chat my a$$

San Diego Stands Up In Solidarity

Is Ed Shultz going to be live from WI tonight?

Politico on twitter: Emanuel won

South Central Federation of Labor endorses a general strike!!!

Al Jazeera English in talks with US cable providers (Comcast)

Slowpoke Toon: A Teachable Moment

For the upcoming 50-state rally:

For the upcoming 50-state rally:

Published 2/11 but still timely - Unions behind Etyptian Revolutilon

Is Walker admitting that his plans won't bring economic prosperity?

Behold! The power of Cheese!

U.S. still awaiting Libya's permission to evacuate Americans

U.S. still awaiting Libya's permission to evacuate Americans

Ought we do anything in retaliation for killing four Americans after seizing illegally their vessel?

We Are One Rally in Atlanta on Wed. Feb. 23 at 4 PM.

Where is the President?

No matter the age,the political

Power Plant managers needed, Wisconsin.

Republican Governor of Indiana Mitch Daniels Calls On State GOP To Abandon Union-Busting Bill

Rachel Links Walker To "Disgraced-Drunken-Nude-Firelighting" War Contractors Who WERE ON-OUR-DIME!

Senators re-introduce cybersecurity bill

Are you sick of highly paid teachers?

Heineman (R-Ne): Palin Is Absolutely Qualified To Be President

Heineman (R-Ne): Palin Is Absolutely Qualified To Be President

Wisconsin Governor’s Google Results Not Looking Too Good These Days

Dwayne McDuffie, DC Comics & Animation Writer Dead

'Cheeseburger Bill' Clears 1st Minn. House Panel

This is great... Read this if you appreciate or even hate teachers.

Charles Manson's attorney to Obama: Charlie's a cult leader, not a murderer...set him free

Colorado: Speaker calls government workers “scum,” upsetting his own side at anti-union rally

Rahm Emanuel wins Chicago mayoral race

So how should we blame the US for what is happening in Libya?

(Florida Governor) Rick Scott on crash course with Senate budget chief

Who is the Base supporting for Chicago Mayor ?

Just spotted on Ian's Pizza FB page - Water Urgently Needed!

Citizens United + destruction of unions = Unchecked power and money

Beyond Salvation.

(US Rep. Raul) Grijalva thanks UMC staff for helping Giffords

(US Rep. Raul) Grijalva thanks UMC staff for helping Giffords

Koch Bros Open Lobbying Office in Downtown Madison

Andrea Mitchell........grinding Rumsfeld on MSNBC

Fly over country is rising... and I am sure this is

IMPORTANT: Anyone know if internet access is still being filtered in the WI Capitol Building?

(Kochthuglican) Scott Walker to Democrats: Come Home Or The Workers Get It

How about requesting all the emails/memos from Walker and WI republicans?

Cheap labor and the social contract

After lawsuit threat, protesters allowed into Ohio Statehouse

After lawsuit threat, protesters allowed into Ohio Statehouse

Can I get the names of some union cheese from Wisconsin

Can I get the names of some union cheese from Wisconsin

Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker's Speech to People of Wisconsin

Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker's Speech to People of Wisconsin

Inspiring -- Libyan on AC 360 talking about how they've "broken the fear barrier."

Report from Madison.

Report from Madison.

Tom THE DANCING BUG: After the Revolution, with the Federal Gov'mint off our backs!

Tom THE DANCING BUG: After the Revolution, with the Federal Gov'mint off our backs!

Group Begins Recall Effort of Green Bay Sen. Hansen, 7 Others

Congressman Kind's letter to Governor walker

George Clooney - "I F-cked too many chicks to get into politics"

U.S. Oil Companies' Interests in Libya

Heads Up: Rachel on the tonight show tonight

What other facebook names does Sarah have? You know she has more than the other one they found

The Wisconsin Democrats are fillibustering

awwww, thanks for the heart!

The camel was probably not a good idea, Jon (Daily Show)

Tweety is sticking the fork in Palin

Dedicated to the Protesters in Wisconsin: "What Conservatives really want" - by George Lakoff

54 years ago Taft-Hartley was enacted as the Republicans tried to eliminate Unions

Is Lt. Governor Kleefisch the strange laboratory lovechild of Palin and O'Donnell?

I can't figure this editorial in Chinese state media out......

Koch Brothers Paid $200K for fireworks show in Palm Beach

Tuesday Toons part 1 : Wisconsin

Tuesday Toons part 1 : Wisconsin

Tuesday Toons part 4

Earth_First's protest!

Sarah Palin Has Secret F-book Account To Praise...Sarah Palin

Income distribution: Reality versus Imagination versus Fantasy

So the party that ran on Jobs Jobs Jobs wants to cut jobs?

The Union protests have inspired me.

Associated Press declares Rahm Emanuel winner in Chicago mayor's race

Since the country and the world is broke,

Next week on PBS The American Experience - The Triangle Fire

Among The Things Some Teachers Pay For Out Of Pocket--Food For Kids

Rich Media, Poor Democracy (2003) -film

When a Country Goes Insane

Wondering What Anonymous' Response Will Be To The UN....

Google "Scott Walker is a " see what comes up hahahahha

Bumper sticker idea to give to your republican friends

Minnesota job seekers outnumber full-time job openings 10-1

From twitter #wiunion: A Walker supporter just tried to run me over in his pick-up truck

This just in from my County Chair--

Indiana protestors-Can we order them food too?

Colbet described republicans perfectly. One of the 14 on now via satellite

"Why should I pay for other people's health care?" How to respond to such

Republican Governors Desert Wis.’s Scott Walker

Hey! Rahm won!

Is this summer going to make 1968 look like a garden party?

Rahm Emanuel - Mayor by a large margin

What do you feel is more important? Democracy? Or your preferred policy outcomes?

Mandatory Tuesday Malloy Truthseekers check in!!

Proud to be hosting dissident Dems from WI and IN

Billions were given to Wallstreet firms as bonuses, maybe they could give some to Wisconsin

How's that working out for ya?

Indiana House Democrats Have Walked Out

Full Senate schedules vote on 2 US District court nominees, GOP majority now almost 100 judges

Dear Mr. President.... We need you now, sir.

JS doubters should be watching Daily Show tonight...

Solidarity from New Mexico

Man shot dead for eating popcorn too loudly during Black Swan

Remember these letters? EFCA

Libyan Revolution Tweets, Day 6, Part 10 (Richard III in a bad & dangerous way)

Kudos to Rachel Maddow for uncovering just one in many of Walker's wasteful stunts!

Pssst! Sarah Palin's little Facebook secret

A letter from a friend of my sister who used to live in Madison

Morning Joe showed footage of some disturbiing signs at the WI protest.

Did Walker already make a deal with Koch for the

Something STINKS...original Hintz righteous rant pulled and then charged with sexual misconduct...

How volatile is the situation in Madison?

Song I did at the afternoon pro-Wisconsin workers rally in Juneau today

Solidarity for Wisconcin Workers in Sacrament CA

Koch brothers quietly open lobbying office in downtown Madison

Koch brothers quietly open lobbying office in downtown Madison

Santorum: WI Protesters Are 'Acting Like Their Drug Is Being Taken Away'

rachel's on leno tonight

Well, damn. The Dropkick Murphys are getting into the fray (WI)

What Google autocomplete suggests for "Scott Walker is..."

Two battleships have arrived in Malta after refusing #Gaddafi's orders

I think Chris Christie is about to step in it

YES... that giant is now awake (GENERAL STRIKE)

Call it a bad feeling

Honestly. How stupid do you have to be to listen to Limbaugh?

Being Poor - a wrenching piece that details what it truly means

Being Poor - a wrenching piece that details what it truly means

PIC from Providence RI Union rally today!!

Bahrain grand prix cancelled because of protests, organisers announce

More than pizza is needed in Madison, Water is a priority....

Michael Moore just tweeted...

DONATE: Wisconsin AFSCME Worker's Rights Emergency Response Fund

America's Message To Our Bright Young People -- Don't Be A Teacher

Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker DID NOT campaign on killing collective bargaining rights

Cleveland school board considers sponsoring five more charter schools

Scott "Hosni" Walker Cutting Off Internet Access To Thwart Protesters?

Anti-austerity "I won't pay" movement spreads across Greece. Tolls, transit ticket costs ignored

Just on Big Edd...Wisconsin Natl. Guard touring corrections & other gov't facilities

May 1933: Hitler Abolishes Unions

May 1933: Hitler Abolishes Unions

Inside Capitol, Wisconsin protesters create a city

WI Senate Repubs making Dems pick up their paycheck in person

Solidarity.

Want to boycott Koch Industries? Here ya go:

Teamster Union mobilizing members to support demonstrations in solidarity with Wisconsin workers!

Federal Judge In D.C. Upholds Health Care Reform, Says Some Arguments 'Ignore Reality'

LA Times article-The Nest Egg Myth-Boomers face retirement with LESS money

Libyan Revolution Tweets, Day 6, Part 6 (Richard III in a bad & dangerous way)

Sit-in begins, Indiana State House (photo)

Hoooooeeeeee! I just sent pizza to the protesters!

I haven't had a TV for nearly three years now.

How big a difference does it make if Democrats control at least one-half of the legislature-see here

Fox News LIES about Wisconsin schools!

There's something happening here. What it is ain't exactly clear.

Voting Today: Rahm Emanuel Ahead in Chicago Mayor's Race

Glenn Beck Smears 35 Percent Of American Jews

That's my Congressman!! Bruce Braley!

Recall of WI 14 filed by crazy Utah RW internet radio host; not a group

Wisconsin Capitol WiFi blocks pro-union website

Review: Voting machines accurate

It's spreading!

Can "Gov" Scott Walker be arrested for being a Koch addict??

Billionaire Brothers’ Money Plays Role in Wisconsin Dispute

Billionaire Brothers’ Money Plays Role in Wisconsin Dispute

Libyan Revolution Tweets, Day 6, Part 11 (Richard III in a bad & dangerous way)

Thank you all - Thank you, EVERYONE!

Is the Republican push to destroy unions, pensions, SS, Medicare & the middle class overreach?

This Is A Big F__KING Deal---This fight is for all of us!!!

Rare snow leopard cub celebrated in Chattanooga

Wisconsin's Pension Fund Among Nation's Healthiest

Truthout (Marty Kaplan): The Monsters Are Due on Maple Street

Supreme Court rules vaccine makers protected from lawsuits

Calling Republicans the Hypocrites They Are

Calling Republicans the Hypocrites They Are

What did those pirates want from those older people on the yacht?

Are you sick of highly paid teachers?

Wow. Seems like Libya jammed Aljazeera satelite

New article regarding Current TV and Keith Olbermann

Taxcuts are not the solution, taxcuts are the problem.

I'll Give Up My Union Card When You Pry It From My Cold Dead Hand - Ohio protest pic

How does the RW manage to dissuade people from joining unions ?

Ohio - Breaking: Citizens locked out of Statehouse, Lawsuits being filed!

Reagan killed Khadafy's infant daughter

Joining Wisconsin, Montanans Protest Tea Party Assault On Workers And Environment (updated)

Glenn Beck said on his show that protesters are Dope smoking hippies

Glenn Beck said on his show that protesters are Dope smoking hippies

What are the FIFTEEN states that are trying to pass anti-union bills?

What happened to the democratic party? Since when does the

LIVE (link) Sacramento Solidarity event...

Pictures from Wisconsin Rally

Arizona jury sentences border activist to death

Americablog: Wisconsin protesters have all the pizza they can handle, send water!

Honestly, my state never disappoints with the weird.

Meet the new HuffingtonAOLPost--home to Heritage Foundation bloggers

Meet the new HuffingtonAOLPost--home to Heritage Foundation bloggers

Hats off to the protesters around the country for adhering to King's principles of nonviolence

Cannabis cures cancer!

Where the hell is Obama on the Wisconsin protests?

Teabaggers Strike WI Teachers, Teachers Strike Back

Teabaggers Strike WI Teachers, Teachers Strike Back

Alaska state rep refuses TSA grope of her mastectomy scars, drives home from Seattle

Palin Insider: "We Could Normally Expect" Fox "To Repeat Any Coordinated Message We Sent"

Protester in Denver today assaulted by Teabagger

Products produced by Koch Industries; Angel Soft, Brawny, Dixie plates, Quilted Northern, Zee napkin

Products produced by Koch Industries; Angel Soft, Brawny, Dixie plates, Quilted Northern, Zee napkin

does the media finally get that anti-choice is about more than abortion?

Wealthy Suburbs Get The Best Deal Per Mbps

Seriously, do you think President Obama is on the right path??

Warning gentle du'ers but what follows is some of the art

Colorado 11 year old arrested at home for drawing stick figure with gun

Did Roosevelt's Racism Cause WWII?

Did Roosevelt's Racism Cause WWII?

MSNBC, HuffPo Finally Air Wilkerson's FIRST HAND EVIDENCE On Iraq War " HOAX "

Sarah addresses her mortifying fake fb page: How busted does this sound?

Help, I've fallen & can't order my pizza

Keith Olbermann Slams Murdoch With 'Fok' Website Mocking News Channel

They never stop.... they are relentless trying to find reasons to stop abortions....

Van Jones:"the movement for "hope and change" has a rare, second chance"

Obama to Teachers: "Drop Dead!"

Nebraska labor rally Sat. noon state capital Lincoln

Cartoon from Bartcop.com pretty much says it all....

The tide has turned on Walker.

The tide has turned on Walker.

Rahm Emanuel winning 55% with 86% counted.

Sarah Palin has a secret sockpuppet facebook page that she uses to "like" herself and post comments

New Jared Loughner photos released

Homelessness Marathon Wednesday

DU this Poll! (This is the first time in 10 years I have ever asked for this.)

When Man's Best Friend Is Obese

Why haven't the WALL STREET banksters been held to task ?

Saint Paul looked like Madison this afternoon

The Irony of Obama's Help for Teachers WAPO...

California: Group Aims to End Collective Bargaining for Public Employees...

Ravitch: Why Should Teachers Have Unions? WAPO, The Answer...

Teachers under attack (HUNDREDS OF THOUSANDS of jobs could be lost)

Teachers under attack (HUNDREDS OF THOUSANDS of jobs could be lost)

Planet could be 'unrecognizable' by 2050, experts say

Hit this poll please; Indiana Poll: Do you support the Right to Work Law?

FINALLY! A Democrat who is sufficiently PISSED OFF

On Jesse in Wisconsin

What would Jesus cut?

10 Brands That Put 'Wood' in Their Food

NO FOOD FOR YOU: Seattle-Area Restaurant Refuses To Serve TSA Agents

Chicago charter school claims to be private so teachers won't unionize. Got 23 million public money

Kasich calls cop who ticketed him an "Idiot"

HCL Tech (India) renews contract with state of Virginia

50 million 'environmental refugees' by 2020, experts say

Starving Wisconsin's unions

In Wisconsin, the real struggle is over power

Rolling Stone honored for story on Gen. McChrystal

Honduras law let police be called on home smokers

Libya unrest: Gaddafi appears on state TV, calls foreign channels 'dogs'

Groups demand freeze of Gaddafi assets

UN Security Council Meets Today to Discuss Violence in Libya

Bahrain king orders release of political prisoners

Some Libyans report food shortage, more violence by security forces(Tues)

Wis. budget plan may tilt political playing field

Geek cons US out of $20m with bogus software to stop al-Qaeda

Ivorian troops kill protesters

Libyan turmoil hits stocks as oil surges

Opposition says over 560 killed in Libya protests (2nd Lead)

Libyan ambassador to Indonesia quits as protest against Qaddafi / Libyan diplomats defect en masse

Qaddafi’s Grip Falters as His Forces Take On Protesters

N.C. protesters want collective bargaining restored

Four U.S. citizens on a yacht hijacked by Somali pirates last week are dead

Union protests set for Ohio Statehouse today

Tension escalates in Bahrain as hard-line Shiite leader urges end to monarchy

Billionaire Brothers’ Money Plays Role in Wisconsin Dispute

‘We’re not attacking Westboro Baptist Church’ - Anonymous

Bahrain Shiites Turn Out in Vast Protest

(Russell) Pearce moves to officially ban illegal immigrants from schools, driving (AZ)

Beirut denies permission for private Libyan jet to land in Lebanon

(UK) The strike busters: Secret plans drawn up to tackle threat of a mass walkout

Thousands join Iraq anti-govt demo

Report: Dodd on verge of becoming MPAA chairman

Top Muslim cleric calls on soldiers to kill Gaddafi

UN rights chief warns Libya of 'crimes against humanity'

Consumer Confidence Rises to 3-Year High in February

Gov. Schweitzer: 'Nullification' bills in Montana Legislature are 'anti-American'

Security Council Convenes on Libyan Crisis

House Republicans Trim Border Security Budget, Despite Calls for More Resources

Dow sinks 110 points first minutes of trading, oil spikes 7% as investors worry about Libya

AFL-CIO Polls Show Wisconsin Supports Protestors, Opposes Walker

Quake slams Christchurch FEBRUARY 22, 2011, 12:13 P.M. ET

Protestors Gather in Ohio

Google Faces New Charges in European Antitrust Case

Protest outside NY Rep King's office

Madison Area AFL CIO Votes to Prepare For General Strike

Ghosts

Another fave from yesteryear

Life is like iJewels

CSEA offers support of Wisconsin public employee unions (NY)

"Kevin And Kell" zings Orange-face the cryer

Professional wrestling sucks!!!

Professional wrestling sucks!!!

Credit card regulation offers hits and misses

Yesterday's Rain

Somebody on FB just posted that "Christian the Lion" vid, and I'm crying all over myself.

Benghazi airport runways destroyed-Egypt minister

Hitler reacts to German takeover of New York Stock Exchange

Self Delete Dupe

New York's Teamsters Local 237 to bus in support to union protestors in Wisconsin

I went to visit my boyfriend in the hills of Duvall, WA

DUPE

Ohio police and firefighters urge lawmakers to slow down effort to replace collective bargaining law

Can anyone suggest a good picture hosting service?

(On Tour With "Defence" Manufacturers) David Cameron Hits Out At Critics Of Britain's Arms Trade

* Wisconsin poll (Greenberg Quinlan Rosner) finds strong support for public employees

Anyone Else Miss Siskel and Ebert?

Day 5 of Talks Between NFL, Union With Mediator

Nicaragua prez call Gaddafi to expresses support

Poll: 61% oppose limiting union bargaining power

Canton: Protestors to greet Kasich at Civic Center today

Child-Product Makers Seek to Soften New Rules

Many believe we're not getting the WHOLE story from the Mayan calendar.

Union members, others converge on Michigan Capitol

Court rules against parents in drug vaccine case

Rally in Texas backs Wisconsin workers

Better latte than never.

Wal-Mart lost shoppers during the holidays

Union members rally at Vt. Statehouse

Mass. teachers, others rally in support of Wis. workers

4 Americans Seized By Pirates Found Dead On Yacht

Kali's FINALLY found a thong that she feels comfortable in.

US Senator Kerry calls for global pressure on Libya

Idaho teachers unions protest against proposed cuts

In aftermath of shooting, rising skepticism about American presence in Pakistan

Gadhafi speaks as world leaders discuss Libya's future (wants to "die as a martyr")

Sen. Robert Menendez unveils resolution condemning Gaddafi

MiddleFingerMom is not QUITE the party animal he used to be.

for Harry Potter fans

Stop eating, and stop having sex, Iain Duncan-Smith tells the poor

Penn. judge convicted in detention center scheme also faces lawsuit

Mitch Daniels won't send state police after legislators

"C'mon, let's do a bowl, man. You're gonna LOVE this, dude", goggie says. Goggie is dead meat.

Hello, looking for advice from loyal cat subjects...

Walker warns state workers layoff notices could come next week if bill isn't passed

What image hosting websites do you use to post pictures here?

Thousands in Ohio rally against plan to eliminate collective bargaining

Minecraft. I have added a whole new level to work avoidance.

Today's Slang of the Day: "Going Ham"

Algeria lifts 1992 emergency decree, state news agency says

Officials vow justice for agent's killers (US border guard Jaime Zapata)

Paychecks To Be Withheld From Absent Wisconsin Senators

Libyan interior minister defects

Koch brothers quietly open lobbying office in downtown Madison

Hey, thanks for the heart!

US reveals that CIA agent Raymond Davis worked for private security firm Xe, formerly known as Black

I remember Ruby

Anyone ever order a burial flag case online?

Arizona bill would make Colt revolver state's official firearm

Peru snaps ties with Libya

What happens when one member of a band becomes too "theatrical?"

Note to all: when I am in a hurry to make a post, I will not be using spell checker

WaPo Mensa Invitational LOLOLOL!!!

Labor group calls for general strike if budget bill is approved

The Good News: My basement is clean and very well organized...

A wastebasket that costs more than my mortgage payment

Anyone here like chreese??

I'm really liking Amazon.com MP3 downloads it's ALMOST perfect!

Wal-Mart Declines After U.S. Sales Miss Retailer’s Forecast

Reid proposes 30-day bill to avert shutdown

help a DUer out here

those lazy ass blood sucking public employees

Lately, I've been having this irrational fear.

Time for afternoon coffee.

GOP bill would end California pension bargaining

Anyone had this experience with an elderly cat? My cat is 12 years old,

Over 500 Indian workers sue US firm for human trafficking

Pro-union website blocked in Wisconsin state Capitol

The time you can't eat in preparation for a medical procedure: since they take so

OK guys, let's talk muskets.

OK guys, let's talk muskrats

Kurtwood Smith (Eric's dad in That '70s Show) should play Bill O'Reilly in a biopic

Kansas humor?

Okay guys, let's talk Moldova

This World

OK guys, let's talk muscats.

Music Discovery App Mocks Your Musical Tastes

I Have Seen

AJE - Libyan Interior Minister defects

Acquitted terror defendant can’t return home, court rules

Southern Woman

Paul Supporter Charged With Assault Wants Charges Dropped

High court rejects new case on 10 Commandments.

High court rejects new case on 10 Commandments.

Snyder works to quash Wisconsin-style union fight

House Of The Rising Sun

Chris Christie "Wisconsin a Class Clash"

Keith Olbermann; Baseball Nerd.

Der Junge Von Nebenan

It's official!!! Sarah Palin is dawg's Sockpuppet

MacArthur Park

'Jobless recovery' for women, not men

Nature Boy

Mayor Leaving Texas Town Over Gas Drilling Worries

Venezuela protesters end 3-week hunger strike

Obama Health Care Lawsuit Rejected By U.S. District Judge Gladys Kesslers

Libyan ship spotted off Malta coast

Ye Me Le

GOP governors using 'ideological axe' on labor, says Dem gov.

Roll On The Left Side

I like London in the rain

W W L B ?

The World (Is Going Up In Flames)

Montana House overturns Missoula's marijuana enforcement ordinance

DU Panda Trivia of the day

Why do I post things twice?

3:40 PM --Governor (R-In) says time to dump labor bill

Couleur café

What's Wrong With Groovin'

Funky Nassau

House Democrats absent as votes loom on crucial bills (Indiana)

Unions rally at Capitol, object to budget cuts (New Mexico)

Ariz. border vigilante sentenced to death

Cathedrale

Ex-Obama aide elected Chicago mayor

US to evacuate Americans from Libya by ferry

Indiana House Democrats leave state, Wisconsin style

Duffer In F (Version 2)

Thanks for my Valentine DU hearts!

Am I The Same Girl

Get Up Stand Up

Mr. Marco's Music

Do The DU

Oil prices surge 6% on Libya unrest

Berlusconi speaks to Gadhafi by phone

Rick Scott passes on labor fight

Journey To Arnhemland

Hundreds of extra police called to Madison

STOCK MARKET WATCH, Tuesday, February 22, 2011

Butterfly

But do they have a 'Toad Crossing' sign?

Arizona Senate panel passes birthright citizen law

Space

Gaddafi urges violent showdown and tells Libya 'I'll die a martyr'

Oasthouses dry.

Outhouses suck.

A vegan fantasy:

There's at LEAST one advantage to being colorblind.

Yeah, I'm still lurking around here..

Recipes for a small planet and a sustainable future

Last Tango in Paris

We'll be heading south in a few days

Justice drops defense of Donald Rumsfeld, Paul Wolfowitz

Cats can definitely benefit from the same treatments as humans.

Does It Ever Cross Anyone Else's Mind...

Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker Warns 'Dire Consequences' If Budget Bill Fails To Pass

BREAKING: CNN projects Emanuel wins in Chicago

If playing the field, ALWAYS refer to all of your lovers by a consistent pet name -- like "Honey".

EXCLUSIVE: NJ's Top Public Defender Blasts Gov. Christie's Move to 'Illegally' Force Her From Office

Inappropriate Smilies Thread: Add a completely inappropriate smilie to your post.

Some images that will ruin your childhood

Ugh! I just unloaded a ton of self-pity on a friend.

Mars Close UP

Dance of the Flaming Swords

US urges oil output boost to ease prices

Family Game Night on Kali's ranch includes a lively game of "How many licks to the center of THIS?"

Teen Allegedly Raped by Army Private Speaks Out

(U.S. District) Judge tosses suit against Obama health care plan

texans: how do you know which electric company is cheapest

Panacea.

WikiLeaks Cables Detail Qaddafi Family’s Exploits

Medvedev sees `fires for decades' in Arab world

Mikhail Gorbachev Slams Vladimir Putin for Subverting Russian Democracy

Here's what your cabin attendant really thinks.

Rice And Beans

Another officer shot to death in St. Pete

Help! I'm watching old episodes of Columbo & I can't stop!

Reid urges Nevada to outlaw prostitution

Fidel Castro says US plans NATO invasion of Libya

Milestone for denbot: 10 years and this is my 2,250th post.

Capitol Chaos: Paycheck Changes for Missing Senators

Grieving mum screams at judge, becomes symbol

Although a fine medic, Sgt MiddleFingerMom was somewhat of a klutz.

FDA knew of problems at plant that made tainted alcohol wipes

‘We won’t let happen in Minnesota what’s happening in Wisconsin’

NYC outdoor smoking extinguished from May 23

Anyone ever played trivia in a bar? Is it fun? Is it hard? I just walked into a local

All Providence teachers get layoff notices as precaution

Poll: 61% oppose limiting union bargaining power

Which side are you on?

Al Jazeera English in talks with US cable providers (for the first time)

Obama stays cautious on Libya as Americans await evacuation

Arvada Police defend arrest of 11-year-old over drawing

QUESTIONS THAT HAUNT ME! (an email from a friend)

Keith Olbermann Website: 'FOK News Channel' Site Coming, He Says

Man has 39 wives, nearly 100 children

Koch brothers quietly open lobbying office in downtown Madison

From 1968-Blue Cheer, Live on TV-Summertime Blues.....

Help! I"m getting *old* person mail.

Moveon.org 50-State Mobilization to Save the American Dream

8-10 inches of snow here- lots of folks were stuck on the

Mrs. V. got me a Kindle for my birthday!

Holy Crap! Oral sex linked to cancer risk!

The Bed's Too Big Without You

Crab apple.

Okay guys, let's talk merkins.

Leon Russell to be inducted into Songwriters' AND R&R Hall of Fame

Forde gets death sentence in killing of girl, dad

I want to be one of those guys who *just* gets better looking with age.

Pirates Kill 4 American Hostages Aboard Yacht

HCG Diet Anyone?

Gov. Walker: Signs bill requiring 2/3s majority vote for income, sales tax increases

Wisconsin, Egypt a New Revolutionary Home

The Misery Of Wealth

Preview of PBS Frontline documentary about Egyptian revolution

Anti-Walker Rally Outside The Capitol – Madison, WI | February 21, 2011

American Federation of Teachers' Randi Weingarten on PBS NewsHour

Arizona Russell Pearce Welcome To Arizona!

Government Shutdown Possible as Congress Debates Budget Cuts

PBS NewsHour: Briefs from around the world (February 21, 2011)

War Spending and the Budget 'Crisis' in Wisconsin

People & Power - Blood and Dust

China-state owned Cnooc Ltd. Buys 33% Stake In Chesapeake Energy's Eagle Ford Shale For $1.08 B

China Buying Texas Oil Fields

How Much Teachers Earn in Wisconsin

Rachel Maddow Will Democrats rally for their base

S02E04 - H.R. 3 Compared to Hyde

60% Of Women Who Come To Planned Parenthood It's The Only Healthcare They Get

MSNBC's Rachel Maddow: WI Gov. Scott Walker's past predicts his incompetence of today

PBS NEWSHOUR: Gov. Walker Rejects Compromise as Wisconsin Union Protests Continue

Washington stands with Wisconsin

Koch Brothers Behind WI Governor Walker's Union Busting

Tom Morello at the Wisconsin Capitol

Thom Hartmann: Government Shutdown looks the same as the GOP agenda

Pete Seeger on The Johnny Cash Show, March 4, 1970 - Worried Man

Nevadans rally in support of Wisconsin workers

Thom Hartmann: Tear Down this Myth

Music Video on Wisconsin public workers battle

LIBYA: Heavy Gun Battle Between Civilians and Security Forces in Tripoli

LIBYA: Armed Citizens Successfully Captured African Mercenaries

LIBYA: African Mercenaries Attack Demonstrators, People Running for their Lives

LIBYA: Protesters Take Control of the Martyr's Square in Triploi

GOP Rep. Bill Huzeinga: Raising retirement age no problem because 'I'm gonna be okay'

2011-02-19 - Capitol Rally - Raging Grannies sing

TDPS: Wisconsin budget "crisis" drastically overblown & caused by Scott Walker to extent it exists

BLUNT: Union(s) busting out all over

LIBYA: Protesters rally at Martyr's Square, Tripoli

LIBYA: Silent Streets of Tripoli

Hilarious. L O'D highlights new tell all book by Sarah Palin insider

Ohio Protesters Singing 'God Bless America'

Wisconsin Budget Bill Protest (from AFL-CIO). GREAT energy here...

LIBYA: Protesters rally at the Streets of Tripoli

Jesse Jackson Speech to 1988 Convention

LIBYA: Protesters rally at the Streets of Tripoli 2

LIBYA: La ville de Tobrouk, déjà libre de régime de Kadhafi 22.02.2011

LIBYA: Martyrs Rest In Peace, Benghazi

LIBYA: Military Unit From Jab'al AlAkhthar (Green Hill) Defect and Declare Support For the People

LIBYA: Resignation Of Internal Minister Of Libya

MRN: Muammar Gaddafi Poppins

LIBYA: Injured Protesters being Treated on the Streets

'This Land is Your Land' Tom Morello & Friends 2/21/11

TDPS: Follow the money, Scott Walker funded by Koch brothers & these PACs & sham groups

LIBYA: Infant Baby Killed In Benghazi - I'm not Gonna Sleep Tonight after Watching this :-(

Texas Bill Wants Guns on College Campuses

Gaddafi Turns US and British Guns On His People

LIBYA: Mercenaries Attacking People In Benghazi, (yellow helmet) (17/2/2011)

Waldman Warns of Dangerous Precedent Hiding in H.R. 3

Moammar Gadhafi Pitches His Tent on Donald Trump Property, New York 2009

"Let Us In" Senate Bill 5 Protesters at the Ohio Capital 2-23-11

Community Time Banks (Brilliant idea!)

Former Ohio Governor Ted Strickland Addresses Senate Bill 5 Protestors

Columbus City School Teacher, Vietnam Veteran Ed Palsford at Senate Bill 5 Protests

"It Will Prevent Us from Advocating for Any Student" Columbus School Teacher on Senate Bill 5

Citizens Locked Out of Ohio Statehouse!

ACLU - Employer demands Facebook password in violation of Federal Stored Communications Act

Cenk on MSNBC: Wisconsin Protests - Where Is Obama?

Columbus, Ohio School Teacher "We Will be Penalized for the Clientelle We Teach"

Idiot Beck Supports Police but Not Unions ????

Idiot Beck Supports Police but Not Unions ????

Mother CONFRONTS Convicted ' CASH For KIDS ' JUDGE After Trial

Mike Stark vs. Limbaugh: Rich shouldn't sacrifice; they're different.

Protesters In Triploi Take Fire From Anti Aircraft Weaponry

TYT: High Schooler Crushes Fox News On Wisconsin Protests

Thom Hartmann confronts Victor Davis Hanson on why America is in decline

Thom Hartmann: Tea Partier Mark Williams owns up to dirty tricks on labor

Rare Film of JFK's Last Night Alive (No Audio)

Major Earthquake Hits Christchurch, New Zealand

Rachel Maddow Destroys Wisconsin's Gov Walker

Soros: Faux' 'Newspeak' Type Propaganda "Succeeded In Germany Where The Weimar Republic Collapsed"

Wisconsin State Rep. Explodes on Republicans

Ohio Firefighters Protest Senate Bill 5 on the Statehouse Steps, 2-23-11

City of Madison Police Officer Speaks Out!!

Shawn Hannity gets owned by Jesse Ventura on Shawn's own show

"Hello, Mr. President,” she said, a phrase she hadn’t uttered in fifty years."

consumer confidence jumped to highest level in three years

NYT: Koch Brothers Money Fuels Wisconsin Fight

Disgruntled Palin aid: She had Lasik surgery--but still wears glasses to look smarter

What Gov. Walker Won’t Tell You

Eugene Robinson: "This is pure, unadulterated union-busting..."

I wonder what Scott Walker's approval rating is in the state of Wisconsin

Elected. Not Elected. That is the Question. Damn if I know the answer...

The two largest deficit reducing bills in history came from...

Thom Hartmann: In Madison - Democracy is at stake here and America may never recover

He was not wildly popular to begin with.

**** Heads Up: Obama, Goolsbee take questions via Facebook re: small biz, Live 1pm EST ****

Political Cartoonist Tony Auth weighs in on Wisconsin

OMB Chief: 'Social Security isn't the problem"

Per Faux News, John Thune will NOT run for President in 2012. Just posted on his facebook.

The GOP’s Anti-Health Reform Crusade Now Brought To You By Industry Lobbyists

CORBETTREPORT: The Last Word on Terrorism

"Indiana Democrats Flee State To Shut Down Union-Busting Proposal"

Scott "Hosni" Walker blocking access to pro-union Web site

Wake up America

What's up with Stephanie Miller's show with the stupid FART jokes

House GOP refuses Reid proposal to keep government open during negotiations

Senator Kerry calls on oil companies to suspend Libya operations in response to violence there

USAT/GALLUP POLL: 61% oppose limits on union bargaining power

Photo: Because no one does a McConnell impersonation like...

Wisconsin’s Walker Signs Bill Requiring 2/3 Majority for Tax Increases

UNIONS and FDR

"The apology tour never happened"

Wisconsin poll: 52% oppose Walker's proposal, 58% oppose eliminating collective bargaining.

More stupidity from Birtherstan.

Why hasn't Obama pointed out how the Republican house is working on the Jobs problem

Letterman has the immoral Rummy on tonite.

It's Official: "Thune Will Not Run For President"

Obama's Apology Tour-Four Pinocchios-It Never Happened

Assault on unions is an attack on basic civil rights

what did David Plouffe do for Boeing and GE?

America, you asked for it and you got. How do you like it?

Top Obama Economic Aide: Social Security Reform Not A Part Of Discussion On Fiscal Future

The US should not interfere with Libya

anyone remember USA bomb libya in 1980's Reagan ERA

If DU had been around in 1962, we'd have post after post condemning

Is the Obama Administration Soft on Gaddafi?

Haley Barbour Pledges to veto Mississippi License plate honoring the KKK

The conversation is no longer about Wisconsin's finances

God, I miss Paul Wellstone! And Ted Kennedy!

Bad News for Walker (updated)

CNN projects Rahm wins Chicago mayoral election, without runoff!

Poll: Whites without college degrees especially pessimistic about economy

Thom Hartmann: Are Overpaid Unions Destroying America?

Footage of JFK's Last Night Made Public After 47 Years

OBAMACAR!

OBAMACAR!

A suggestion -- Obama can weigh in on collective bargaining without "interfering" in Wisconsin

Hitler Reacts - To the 14 Wisconsin Democrat State Senators

Theater Audience Boos Tea Party Billionaire David Koch

Federal Judge In D.C. Upholds Health Care Reform, Says Some Arguments 'Ignore Reality'

Can Obama critics be Obama supporters?

NWS warns that heavy spring flooding is likely

Peak oil review - February 21

Coral 'Network' Can Protect Asia-Pac Fish Stocks

…Researchers Report 6,000-Year Climate Record Suggests Longer Droughts, Drier Wet Periods for … (NW)

Head Of Oz Meteorology Bureau Slams Cardinal Of Sydney Over Climate Ignorance

BP’s Partner Says Eight Banks Back Australian Solar Project

Widespread "substantial safety hazard" with fuel control rods

USDA study confirms links between longer ragweed season and climate change

Transitioning to Organic Farming

A Nano-Solution to Global Water Problem: Nanomembranes Could Filter Bacteria

'Climategate' Undermined Belief in Global Warming among Many TV Meteorologists, Study Shows

Scott's Antarctic samples give climate clues (BBC)

GM crops continue spread, passing 'billion hectares' (BBC)

Repower America: A Budget Blow to Our Climate?

Power generated in California in 2009

Aborted/Stillborn Baby Dolphins Washing Ashore In MS/AL At 10X Normal Rate

At the end of the day, one truth remains:

The Impact of Closing Vermont Yankee Nuclear Plant

your moment of arctic zen:

BP Says Gulf Will Be Fine By 2012, Science Disagrees

vilified by conservatives and banned by the U.S. government

Net Neutrality Republicans Have Been Bought by Cable Companies

Never forget: Reagan is the "culprit in chief" when it comes to the "current energy debacle"

In Wisconsin, the real struggle is over power

Walker proposes selling state-owned heating plants

Notorious Pro-Corporate Group ALEC's Hidden Role in Stoking Class War in Wisconsin & America

In Wisconsin, the real struggle is over power by Ezra Klein

At Grave Risk - Bob Herbert

Plutocracy Now: What Wisconsin Is Really About

Salon: New book about Sarah Palin confirms what you know about Sarah Palin

Libya: Commanders Should Face Justice for Killings

Gaddafi's Next Move: Sabotage Oil and Sow Chaos?

Is Walker cutting off the internet ALA Mubarak?

Indiana Democrats trigger Statehouse showdown over anti-union legislation

NPR's Chamber of Commerce spin: "Battles May Cripple A Weakened Labor Movement"

Money pollution: The U.S. Chamber of Commerce darkens the skies

Introducing The 'American Dream' Movement by Van Jones

At Grave Risk: Bob Herbert, NYT

Supreme Court hears soap opera story of interest to the tea party

This is What Autocracy Looks Like

Taibbi LIVE...on Democracy Now...Great Explanation of Financial Crisis/Unions/ETC.

Justice Clarence Thomas' Silence Unmatched for 40 Years

Kicking The Hornet's Nest

Indiana Senate GOPers Pass Collective Bargaining Bill; Dem Reps Go M.I.A

This is an Arab 1848. But US hegemony is only dented

Teahadist calls union people scum!

Americans for Prosperity launching TV ad 'Stand with Walker'

Obama's 'Apology Tour' Fact Checker

Public Workers Aren't Walker's Only Target

Bank Closings Tilt Toward Poor Areas

When a Country Goes Insane

"Time to Reclaim the American Dream" -- Van Jones

Workers Sickened at Apple Supplier in China

Majority Report w/ Sam Seder is On The Air 11:30 AM est

Spam post of some obscure story where someone is less than fond of firearms.

Anyone have any experience with a Ruger LCP .380?

Democrats in Legislature push gun law changes (Iowa)

North Liberty to vote on gun ban (Iowa)

hey guys:

House's failure to pass gun bill endangers Americans and Mexicans alike (Latina Lista)

HR 822: Concealed Carry Reciprocity Bill Introduced

Iowa: Give self defense/gun training to domestic violence victims, legislator says

Judge revives Tennessee gun rights lawsuit

Man Kills Dog In Self Defense

Bill Would Make Colt Arizona's Official Firearm

Bi-partisan bill introduced for National CCW reciprocity

Man shoots himself while cleaning gun

The racist roots of gun control

Update: Lon Morris College student arrested after loaded AK-47 found in dorm room (TX)

I want a big gun.

FSU Father Speaks Out Against Loosening Gun Laws (to allow concealed wepons on campus)

An automatic gun question:

US official: Brazil to get technology in jet deal

Honduras law let police be called on home smokers

Venezuela protesters end 3-week hunger strike

Castro: US plans to invade Libya. Too early to criticize Libyan government

Chavez: What Bolivar is to us, Gadafi is to Lybia. (Spanish)

Nicaragua prez call Gaddafi to expresses support

Chavez fans wave meat at Venezuela hunger-strikers

Moammar Gadhafi International Human Rights Prize recipients (really!!!)

Nicaragua's Daniel Ortega Expresses Solidarity with Kaddafi

Name a country whose gun laws would be acceptable to you (other than the USA)

Now this is really bad. Duerson killed himself to have brain studied.

Melo trade shows Cavs what might have been

Tebow: 'Much more prepared' to start in 2011

Uncertainty about Tebow leaves Broncos with draft dilemma

Chinese workers in Israel sign no-sex contract

Amidst Mideast Turmoil, Only Israel Galvanizes the UN Into Action

Probe of leftist NGOs sunk after PM lifts party discipline on vote

A Romp Into Theories of the Cradle of Life

How much does a typical

Pentagon's Patents for Telekinetic Weapons Firing Systems, Telepathic Soldiers

Huge digital image of the Moon released

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