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Archives: February 26, 2011

Gingrich says the repubs won the last government shutdown...history says otherwise...

Congress on course to avert a government shutdown

Regarding Keith Olbermann's new website: “video components will be added” to the site in a few weeks

Solidarlity all the way from Poland

This is hysterical about the pizza delivery in WIS

A question

You know Listening to some Peter Seger

New Google Search System Seeks to Weed Out Useless Results

Standing Up

Libyan Revolution Tweets, Day 9, Part 15 (The Mother of of Intifadas today)

On this day in West Virginia history --- February 26, 1972 --- Buffalo Creek disaster

UPDATE 1-Iraq's largest oil refinery shut by bombing

Delegation from US’s League of Women Voters Visit Cuba

Hey wasn't Rachel supposed to be on Bill Maher tonight?

Quick question: Is there a way to see what the newest post is on a thread?

Rethugs "plan" to bring jobs back to the US: destroy the unions

Just watched Hannity interviewing Reince Priebus. He looked like a sweaty nazi underling

Bravo John Carlos - They are ReTHUGS in name

The Root of alot of the shit..

WikiLeaks: Gadaffi family riddled by greed, jealousy

Libya on Wes Clark's hit list, only one left ?

All this represents a high-water mark in the influence of the "nativist lobby" funded by John Taton.

Tea for Two-Thousand: Day One of the Tea Party’s American Policy Summit

In a tolerant society, racists hear this: your race is run (Australia)

We Need to Raise Taxes on the Rich, ASAP (Alternet)

Confirmed: Union-Bashing Right-Wing Media Stars Hannity, Limbaugh and O'Reilly Are AFL-CIO Union-Aff

Working People vs Wall Street part 1

Working People vs Wall Street part 1

Defense Secretary Bob Gates at West Point on Friday

I feel so ripped off!

Rally to Save the American Dream

Wisconsin police association urges members to join sleep-in at Capitol

You would think the repuke attack on teachers, and children, would illicit a stronger response.

Michael Moore: Why I Support the People of Thompson, Canada -- And You Should Too

The world is grappling this week with the way it should invoke a far-reaching principle - R2P.

Wisconsin Spirit Sweeps Across the Midwest

Wisconsin Spirit Sweeps Across the Midwest

Obama signs temporary extension of Patriot Act

Its 10 degrees in Madison Wisconsin and we had snow overnight

Oil and Gas Industry Gears Up to Help Friendly Candidates

US Endless-War Budget Rolls On

Budget Crisis? Duh. Tax The Rich! - Robert Parry

Guardian UK: Wisconsin and the limits of web power

Why should people be able to take a break during the work day to

FOX Lies - Exhibit 1 - Labor Poll Results

I would personally like to thank Scott Walker.

BBC: Third of Christchurch buildings 'could face demolition'

BBC: Third of Christchurch buildings 'could face demolition'

mods pls delete, posting bug error

Looking for a credit card? It pays to be rich

Burly Craigslist Congressman Chris Lee Looking for SheMales???

Bill to ban candy-like tobacco is snuffed out

Allen West not ruling out VP bid: 'I'm always willing to serve my country'

That peckerhead Rove, seems to think Obama is bullying Walker

yep. it's all about turning back the clock: Contraception is Not the Solution

Colorado Senate advances bill to ban "prone restraint" techniques

Answers to the Friday Afternoon Challenge: Where Writers Wrote!

"fever phobia"

Some Republicans soften tough talk on Unions

Joel Pett TOON: Ripping us Apart

Natural Gas Industry prepared to explode over "Gas Land"

Natural Gas Industry prepared to explode over "Gas Land"

poor banks.....Cry me a river so I can go fishing in it

Toon: Santorum and the Crusades

Small Nuclear War Could Reverse Global Warming for Years

Charlie Sheen can beat up women and still be a millions of dollars TV star but....

I don't know if this means anything, but Saif Gaddafi is following Rachel Maddow

I feel better, in VA they closed the sweepstakes loophole, and want to ban "sweepstakes cafes"

Topeka, KS - House speaker looks to ban lobbyists for vulgar behaviour

Help answer a friend who's a corporate repub.

What Does it Feel Like to be the Enemy?

Quick question - didn't the 'DLC' reopen for business under a different name?

"We need to create good-paying jobs in this country..."

Ole Blue

LA Times: Protests unite public, private union workers

Okay. Who broke Twitter?

'Mummy I got buried. Please make it quick'

With the decline of private-sector unions America has become more oligarchic and less democratic

Would any DUer volunteer to receive & post pics from those of us attending rallies?

Imagine if the bankers and wealthy were protesting in Wisconsin instead.....

If you're not a RightWingNutJob, you should never, Never, NEVER...

Well, we knew this day was coming

Libya's Gaddafi No Longer in Control: Berlusconi

Rebels lay siege to Gaddafi stronghold

His ass must have been a thing of beauty.

I really really really want an 'Anonymous' T-Shirt

Gas rich galaxies confirm prediction of modified gravity theory

Mitt Romney's defense of RomneyCare gives him a broccoli problem

Bizarro Jesus Christ . .

Press Release Anonymous: Who/What Anonymous represents

Press Release Anonymous: Who/What Anonymous represents

Bill would expand definition of bullying, provide training

Bill would expand definition of bullying, provide training

well then?

Okay I will say it.. I wish the Green Bay Packers would..

On the Walker prank call - the Governor of a state drops everything for a phone call?

The predators at the top are pitting ordinary workers against one another-By BOB HERBERT

Rallies in 50 states to support Wis. protesters

Koch's Dog.....

Pakistan picked up another American contractor

The Russians Are Helping The United States Economy (to implode)

MADISON Mayor ?s Walker: "What steps did you or others take to carry out plan to disrupt protests?

Koch front group advocated taking down unions

Russia vows to sell cruise missiles to Syria

Pat Buchanan up to the same on MSNBC

From the needy, to the greedy.

Libyan Revolution Tweets, Day 10, Part 1 (The Mother of all Intifada continues)

"The Republican Brotherhood"

Al Jazeera English: "Inside Story" -- starting now -- is about Gaddafi's inner circle

Al Jazeera English: "Inside Story" -- starting now -- is about Gaddafi's inner circle

Is my Protest Sign a little "Over the Top"

Congress on course to avert a shutdown

The only way to hurt the elitists is in their pocketbook.

Me? I don’t smoke--

Anthony Weiner speaking at NYC Rally now

The real reason Gov. Walker was 86'ed

On Unions and "shared sacrifice".

Maine LD 216--Resolve, To Prohibit Smokers from Receiving MaineCare (Medicaid) Benefits

Libyan Revolution Tweets, Day 10, Part 2 (The Mother of all Intifada continues)

Power Shifts In Libya, Transition Could Be Bumpy

"Rule o' Law Russell" becomes "I'm the Law Pearce" (AZ Senate)

Libyan Revolution Tweets, Day 10, Part 3 (The Mother of all Intifadas continues)

Oh boy the rally tomorrow will be COLD for San Diego

Defense Secretary Robert M. Gates :"Never get involved in a land war in Asia"

The GOPer Party is a BLACK HOLE Sucking up Energy ....The GROUP known as Conservatives

Poll: Would you prefer more or less U.S. military adventurism?

Walkerism Chart

Wisconsin non-union employee of the month: Editorial cartoon

Florida gets more time to vie for high-speed rail money

Can you hear the people sing in MANY language

a benefit of being in a union

They Forgot Poland!!!

PHOTO: Amazing And Scary Income Inequality Charts On Madison WI Capitol Wall

Feds spy on reporter in leak probe

Rant about insurance billing

What is your general opinion of big businesses and corporations?

Bob Cesca: The Wisconsin Lie

Utah draws thousands for no-shooting-required gun permit

Forward my mail here, I'm not leaving.

video from WI - Sudden call for vote over in 15 seconds

Why, in my opinion, Obama should NOT visit Madison...

Fire up for the rallies DUers!

"Senate Democrats tentatively embraced a Republican plan to immediately cut $4 billion"

The right of free association and speech in Wisconsin

Nutcase Newtie: Obama Could Be Impeached Over Gay Marriage Reversal

MoveOn.org will be livestreaming rallies in all fifty state capitals Saturday Feb.26!

A Facebook post from a Conservative friend in response to the Georgia Teabagger story.

What Is With the Freakier Than Normal Boner Ad? "Ask Boner"

WTDY/Madison Drops Glenn Beck Show: "Lack of actual content... His unabashed deriding of Madison..."

Libya celebrates as Gaddafi's remote strongholds rise against him

Rally To Save Ohio’s Middle Class

Anyone being pressured to take a buy-out and retire where they work?

Anyone being pressured to take a buy-out and retire where they work?

Best of BorowitzReport (recent laughs)

3,000 estimated at Denver rally today per voice on the MoveOn feed

The Republicons shot for the moon and got it... we are about to get it back

2009 Scott Walker tried to reduce work hours for union members

Scott Walker - sticking it to the unions -2009/2010 - Wage freezes, no step increases, etc:

Analysis: Koch brothers a force in anti-union effort

Worried by Wisconsin fight, labor rallies in NY

So has anyone interviewed Bush yet about his decision to drop terror sanctions against Gaddafi?

Libyan Revolution Tweets, Day 10, Part 5 (The Mother of all Intifadas continues)

Assault on unions is an attack on basic civil rights

help me figure out this craigslist real estate -- crime? scam?

Gas up more than 10% here in the last 5 days, food prices to follow

A movie to watch during these times.

The Global Economies Are Quickly Moving Closer To Collapse

Gov. Howdy Doody

Don't see much coverage of the protests...

****Who's Protesting Today?****

Phoned Ian's Pizza last night after hours and they called me this morning...

Federally-funded sock puppets on the loose!

Garlow again! Inflamatory same old , same old

Something GOP doesn't want to cut: Funding for NASCAR

Buying friendlier products every day.

Michigan poor and elderly get screwed, rich are just fine with new tax cuts.

Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker defends efforts to balance state budget

State Rep. Dean Kaufert, R-Neenah (Wis.), votes against Gov. Scott Walker's budget bill......

toon: America awake Gas $$ soar yet????

Rupert Murdoch and David Koch Collude Against Wisconsin Workers

NYT: Indiana Informs Wisconsin’s Push on Unions

Koch Industries is Top 10 Air Polluter in the U.S.

Discovery to perform one of the most spectacular shuttle moves Saturday at 1 p.m.

Writers: you too can make money

"Day of Rage"

Labor protests draw thousands across United States

Labor protests draw thousands across United States

Bringing back the gilded age.

It's s constitional issue. Wisconsin

Lawyers and Human Rights Groups Criticize Proposed UK Torture Inquiry

WI Capitol Building Will Close Sat at 6 pm. Coming: restrictions on blankets etc.

Louis CK asks Donald Rumsfeld if he’s ‘a lizard-person who eats Mexican babies’

Why would any public employee vote Republican?

Oil giants downed by Chinese hackers named

The People of Libya

Are there any Republicans who care about Democracy?

Another huge crowd gathers at (Wisconsin) Capitol for rally

Ian's Pizza -- Iran calling

Bradley Whitford (Josh Lyman, West Wing) to rally in...

I just watched "The Formula", Anyone here familiar with that film?

Gingrich hints that Obama should be impeached over DOMA then backs off like a big adulterous chicken

The Midwest battle ground: A battle we can’t afford to lose.

BP reneges on deal to rebuild oyster beds, repair wetlands, Louisiana officials say

Government shutdown looms, Tea Party cheers, America loses

I wish John Lennon was alive to see what is going on in the world today.

The greatest political conversation of all time

Post pics of today's rallies HERE:

Bill O Rielly is a Sexual Predator! Sign guy-You rock! Awsome job staying in frame!

Republican David Brooks "More people own ferrets than watch fox news".

Live Video of the Capital Square in Madison... showing crowd n/t

NH, ME, VT groups rally in support of workers

The Battle of Blair Mountain

As I watch recent world wide events this song keeps playing in my mind

The People vs. Walker

The way the MSM is ignoring today's rallies is inexcusable. It is a sad day when the media has

3-Year-Old Agitator Steals Show in Indianapolis

Scott Walker Appoints Political Confidante With 4 Pensions to $90,000 State Position

Fracking your water well, if you don't do it somebody else might.

My photos from the demonstration in Tallahassee, FLorida

Al Gore just tweeted..two new important papers released..

Al Gore just tweeted..two new important papers released..

The Craigslist Congressman and the Crossdressing Prostitute

Operation: "Brad's the Man" (Bradley Manning & Anonymous)

Operation: "Brad's the Man" (Bradley Manning & Anonymous)

Police swoop in and ban illegal peddlers...who were Girl Scouts selling cookies

Conservative republican family values Kelsey Grammer marries his young mistress today

This was news to me. Geez, from 2010. China stripped of 2000 Olympic Medal

These sob's on cnn are doing a special on the tea party and its anniversary! Gullible punks.

Which Side are you on boys (and girls)?

Media Whores

HuffPo: In the last year, lower-wage industries constituted 23% of job loss and 49% of job growth

A golden Oppertunity is here, It wont last long.

Remember "From the Halls of Montezuma, to the Shores of Tripoli"

Rallies in 50 states support Wis. protesters

When a very elderly person commits a crime should they receive a lighter sentence than a youngster?

Catholic Bishops Back Wisconsin Union Protesters

toddler wanders away from mother at bank closing, trapped in timed vault for 4 hours

Libyan Revolution Tweets, Day 10, Part 6 (The Mother of all Intifadas continues)

Iowa union workers head to Wisconsin protest

85% of the critical infrastructure in the US belongs to private enterprise and corporations

Question for historians: how did America become so apathetic ?

Well just walked in from the rally in San Diego

Gov. Christie says he supports Wisconsin Gov. Walker, but has no plans to try to stop collective....

There's no stopping union-taming bill: Thomas Suddes (Ohio)

Over 1,000 rally at Minnesota State Capitol to protest anti-worker thuggery

The science of being governor of Maine

Unions, activists, rally in Lansing to support Wisconsin's government unions - another 2,000

Live Stream from the Capitol in Madison

Jesus Christ on a trailer hitch! CNN's Education Contributor Steve Perry is anti-union?

Hello? Olympia Washington? Anybody posted any pics/reports? I'm looking, but can't

IVAW stands in Solidarity with Public Employee Unions We Are Public Employees Too!

$9 / gallon gasoline hits London

Feds allegedly spied on New York Times reporter to find intel. leak

Walker & His Puppet-Masters

Groups rally in St. Paul to support Wis. workers

Libyan Revolution Tweets, Day 10, Part 7 (The Mother of all Intifadas continues)

Planned Parenthood Supporters Rally In Lower Manhattan

VIDEO: Greta Von Xenu's fair & balanced "hour-long love song" to Teabaggers

The Wisconsin Lie Exposed

Unions, activists, rally in Lansing to support Wisconsin's government unions

Wisconsin's Peter Barca: Scott Walker "trampled on democracy"

AZ majority leader State Senate Domestic Violence Incident - says immune from arrest

Fight Like An Egyptian - pic

Just back from the NY Solidarity Rally

Thanks to all who attended the pro Union rallies today

Austin pro choice rally

CNN interviews non-union worker in Madison marching for the middle-class

Rep Christopher Lee liked cross dressers and trannies

I was at the WI rally here in Phoenix

Is there a total M$M blackout on today's rallies?

Be careful who you leave your kids with. Another heinous crime in Florida

Nearly 70,000 protesters participate in rally at Wisconsin Capitol

Hannity, Limbaugh and O'Reilly Are AFL-CIO Union-Affiliated Members

If you didn't know this you should: Crude Oil Flows from Russia to China since Jan. 2011

Photos and report from San Diego

Fla. police: Toddler raped at SeaWorld

it's snowing in Burbank!!!

Libyan Revolution Tweets, Day 10, Part 4 (The Mother of all Intifadas continues)

The result of Walker's union busting *should* be . . . .

Does anyone know if the Virginia rally was large?

Resolution passed by UN security council imposes travel ban and arms embargo on Libya;

Scott Walker's ruthless ambition

Report from Wisconsin: This is What Democracy Looks Like

Hypocrites busted..

Springfield, IL today plus *Mother Jones* (pics)

If President Obama wanted to invade Libya right now, I would support it.

Wisconsin Union Protests Prompt Rallies in Jefferson City (Missouri)

Manny Fried - One of Buffalo, NY's finest citizens and great LIBERAL activist has passed at age 97

Bangor Daily News article on today's rally in Augusta

Rally at (Colorado) capitol supports Wisconsin public workers

Gov. Walker, You Don't Declare War On Your Own People!

My speech at the Oklahoma City Rally for Wisconsin Today

Letter to the WI Republicans from a prison guard

Terrified Tripoli Overrun by Armed Gangs: 'We Are Beyond Scared'

Florida protesters show support for Wisconsin unions

Police: Wisconsin protest Saturday 'one of largest'

Labor protests beyond Wisconsin draw thousands

more rally pictures from around the country

Great news clip on 9News Denver.....

Why Taveras fired rather than laid off the teachers

What Pfc Bradley Manning did is changing the world for good

It just snowed a little and I'm only a few miles from the ocean.

Can someone fact-check this AP-based Wisconsin story, please ?

Updated version of the "Pizza" song I posted the other day

A revolution far from over

Just wondering if this is an Arpio moment - ticks me off

FOK News channel up & running

Oh and yes our evil twin reaction matters

Rhode Island in Solidarity with Wisconsin (pic heavy)

I've noticed something different recently

The talk about a no fly zone and enforcement in Libya is exactly why the UN needs a standing

The talk about a no fly zone and enforcement in Libya is exactly why the UN needs a standing

US UK, French forces land in Libya

Do you wanna watch a Teabagger's head ASPLODE?

I think a written or recorded message from President Obama to the workers in WI would be appropriate

On Edit they are about to show them

Ireland's ruling party suffers worst defeat ever in vote

Koch (Industries) Statement on Wisconsin

Wisconsin, your Great Lakes neighbor has got your back:

Chicago Rally VIDEO: CBS, ABC, MoveOn

According to Verizon, their data lines are down in the state of Delaware

I need help with a Facebook debate (How many times have you heard THAT before?) LOL

2014, 2020 pick a year, this is what HCR is now.

*100,000 Strong* youtube OneWisconsinNow.org

Crazy For God - Insane Christian Religious Right Thinks Obama Is The Anti-Christ!

Nearly 49% of new jobs are low wage positions

Nearly 49% of new jobs are low wage positions

Policy Order Resolution - City of Cambridge, MA

Just came home from the Madison rally

Warren Buffett Remains Optomistic about the Recovery.

Warren Buffett Remains Optomistic about the Recovery.

I feel like the union busting in Wisconsin can be beaten back, but I don't know about other states

Deadline nears to clear Wisconsin Capitol

I returned to Madison this weekend and saw once again what America really looks like

NEWT: Obama DOMA actions the same as if President Palin announced Roe v. Wade was unconstitutional

A Maryland State Delegate needs to hear your voice on a poll he's doing on Gay Marriage

A Maryland State Delegate needs to hear your voice on a poll he's doing on Gay Marriage

Anxiety on all sides of upcoming House hearing on radicalization of U.S. Muslims

American Flag 2011

Because of the teachers I didn't go to Madison today.

UN Security Council slaps Libya with sanctions

A piece of healthcare history of Public vs Private coverage....

If anyone from this administration should get involved in this Union busting, it's Biden.

DOJ gets reporter's phone, credit card records in leak probe

DOJ gets reporter's phone, credit card records in leak probe

Waste throws wrench into Los Angeles community colleges' massive project

Why we need to prop up Glen Beck

Tell me why I shouldn't be depressed.

Walker's Budget Repair Bill Is Also Front To Eliminate Medicaid In The State

Where is the President??

Next time a teabagger whines about school systems' last-hired-first-fired policies...

I don't work in public schools, so can someone tell me...where....

(WOW!) The Wisconsin Lie Exposed – Taxpayers Actually Contribute Nothing To Public Employee Pensions

(WOW!) The Wisconsin Lie Exposed – Taxpayers Actually Contribute Nothing To Public Employee Pensions

I am going to sound like Ed Shutlz

"Investments in Education, Innovation, & Infrastructure are an Essential Down Payment on our Future"

The nine billion pound gorilla in the room,

Albany Rally

American Federation Of Scapegoats (Lukovich)

How can Walker break a contract the state made with the

A way to send the President a message?

***Police are joining the Madison protest rather than kicking the protesters out!

video of the madison event today

Friends of Keith - FOKNewsChannel.com - is live

UN sanctions Libya, orders ICC probe

my pictures from Wisconsin Solidarity Rally in Chicago

I know, I know they are republicans...

The Monsters Are Due on Maple Street

The Monsters Are Due on Maple Street

West Virginians Rally for Wisconsin Unions

Libyan Revolution Tweets, Day 10, Part 10 (ICC!)

Libyan Revolution Tweets, Day 10, Part 9 (The Mother of all Intifadas continues)

From AJE -- those slapped w/a travel ban from the UN vote:

So did both CBS and ABC

Why isn't this getting more attention?

Why isn't this getting more attention?

DOJ gets reporter's phone, credit card records in leak probe (getting reporters phone records)

If you think you know Middle East geography, try this ...

Long Bread Lines and Barricades in Libya’s Capital

Obama says Gaddafi "has lost all legitimacy and must leave the country NOW" -- !!

Salem (Oregon) rally supports unions, decries action in Wisconsin

Rally in Denver..Wisconsin we got your back!!! photos

Angela Merkel rips BiBi a new one

Appreciation thread for all those providing pictures...

Even The Media Began To Sit Up And Take Notice (Keith Olbermann's Latest)

Mother Jones (not the magazine)

From what I have been reading lately

an en masse write-in vote for every election from now on-pros, cons?

A visit to the Wisconsin Capitol, before the doors are barred

A visit to the Wisconsin Capitol, before the doors are barred

Sacramento Solidarity Protest – Union Leadership Where the Fuck were YOU

Models guiding climate policy are 'dangerously optimistic'

The FL GOP are out to bankrupt unions' power by eliminating their campaign contributions.

Providence teacher dismissals seen as blow to seniority system

Providence teacher dismissals seen as blow to seniority system

From move on

John Nichols: Why Did Gov. Walker Participate in Discussions About Disrupting Peaceful Rallies?

Is this the real Sarah Palin?

Is this the real Sarah Palin?

Crazy RWers (okay, that's redundant) now talking about national "yard sale" of government assets

Need advise for a neighbor and her now ex employer.

Need advise for a neighbor and her now ex employer.

This is Madison today

BREAKING: Wisconsin Police Have Joined Protest Inside State Capitol

Pictures From Madison WI - Courtesy DU member mzteris

OFA Organizing

Frank Rich- Why Wouldn’t the Tea Party Shut It Down?

Police letter to Walker: We will not clear out the capitol

Police letter to Walker: We will not clear out the capitol

This is becoming more than just a fight over collective bargaining rights.

Do they force public employees to join unions in Wisconsin?

Private Co bids to buy Miami's public health system serving the uninsured

Joe Scarborough "Glenn Beck is losing it before our eyes." video

Here Comes US Uncut

Hey CNN!! You could ignore us back in 2003 during the Iraq run-up..

February 26, 2011- Record anti-Walker rally turnout at the Madison Capitol Square

New Mexico Wants To Repeal Driving Rights Illegal Immigratns

CONFIRMED-Union-Bashing-Stars: Hannity, Limbaugh & O'Reilly Are AFL-CIO Union-Affiliated Members!

The TV networks seem to have totally ignored the rallies; let's boycott network TV.

They came without cameras... HUGE labor protests, coast to coast.

Saturday Night Chomsky

Austin Solidarity Rally today -- pics!

Oklahoma City's Rally to Support Wisconsin and the American Dream

NJEA president at rally accuses Gov. Christie of trying to start a 'middle-class civil war'

pics from all 50 states

5 degrees in St. Paul with pictures

5 degrees in St. Paul with pictures

What do Hannity, Limbaugh and O'Reilly all have in common? They're all UNION members!

Toon: The Tea Party

Toon: The Tea Party

Danziger Toon: Off We Go! (Military tanker contract)

Blitzer just said he'll be asking someone he's interviewing

Blitzer just said he'll be asking someone he's interviewing

Does anyone want to know why public employee unions are so "strong"?

Keith Olbermann: Wisconsin and “The Union”

Sunday Talk Shows

Family Values

Man rapes 2 year old at Sea World, photographs himself doing it and

After roughly 25 years of deliberating what I want to do with my life, I think I figured it out

Wisconsin workers get support from rally in Harrisburg

"Silkwood" airing on TCM on Sunday at 5:15am ET - Link to trailer

A Cosmic reminder that we're not the center of the Universe

lara logan should have stayed home because she is a mommy

Qaddafi, Bush and the Cover-Up Of The True Path To War In Iraq

Question: Can a person join a union as an honorary member...no benefits?

Wal-Mart reports seventh quarter of declining US sales

OMG! Only 3 tea partiers in Topeka!!!

McDonald's "oatmeal" has 11 weird ingredients, more sugar than a Snickers

Even GOP activists are turning against Sarah Palin

Question for all of you about the Koch Bros and Rachel Maddow...

Koch Brothers Web of Influence

Our Political Landscape Is a Warzone Thanks to Right-Wing Governors

Tea party group refuses to leave Libya

Tea party group refuses to leave Libya

Libyan Revolution Tweets, Day 10, Part 11 (ICC!)

Americas Navy: A Global Force For Good

Busted: 14 arrested in 'the largest mortgage fraud conspiracy in Sarasota, Florida history'

What a day

Protest Pictures From Chicago, IL Happening Now - Courtesy DU member wndycty

Space Shuttle Launch: Viewed From an Airplane

Did Stephen Colbert Send A Secret Message To Hacker Group Anonymous?

HuffPo blog removed: "Wisconsin is Part of Nationwide Corporate-Funded Movement to Destroy Unions &

Koch executives vow to 'continue to fight' in Wisconsin

Koch executives vow to 'continue to fight' in Wisconsin

Just got home from Madison - lots of pics (and Happy birthday, mom!!)

what would have happened in Wisconsin if Dems had passed EFCA?

what would have happened in Wisconsin if Dems had passed EFCA?

Not one story on CNN.com about today's rallies yet they're considered Liberal Media....

Pittsburgh Rally Held In Support Of Wisconsin’s Workers

Garrison Keillor just referred to "Governor Mubarak" in Wisconsin

Chomsky Quotes... many won't like them but they have rung true

If President Obama wanted to invade Libya right now, I would oppose it.

Video from the Alaska Public Employees Association

Do you think Teabaggers could turn out as many people for as many days as we have in Wisconsin?

The Real Story from the Front Lines: Secrecy Surrounding Dolphin Deaths

2012 Is A LEAP Year.

A look at vote-counting in Ireland

I usually do not care one whit about the Oscars

Rumble In Raleigh (warning:graphics)

Whoever made this sign wins.

They're airing ads -"Incredibly, President Obama backs the union bosses and floods WI with out-of-

The Revolutions Sweeping The Arab World Indicate A Tectonic Shift In Global Balance Of People Power

Drilling Down: Regulation Is Lax for Water From Gas Wells

Protest signs from around the nation, Feb 26th - pics

Press Release: #OpWisconsin -Anonymous

1/2" of snow on the ground in Los Angeles

17 Protest signs from Wisconsin :-) (unleash your inner geek/dial-up warning)

Outside the Capitol Building in Wisconsin - pics

50,000 miles between oil changes, seeing is believing, Coates Engine Valve Train

Photos from Austin support rally, 2-26-11

I'm sorry, but this just cracks me up: Texas group to offer college scholarships to white men

I was wondering why we mostly had zero counter protesters

Tea Party ? trying to stir up trouble at Providence RI Union rally

Whatever budget "compromise" the House and Senate work out will give the repubs what they want and..

In Libya, protesters protect a wounded mercenary from others. In Egypt, christians surround

Matthew Yglesias: 'Anonymous' "Actively Seeking Vulnerabilities" of Koch-Controlled Firms:

I have never seen a president who cares more about doing what's more politically expedient

The right wingers are losing some of their base

The right wingers are losing some of their base

Pictures from Topeka, KS rally

My photos from the Denver rally

Wisconsin - Awestruck, a photo diary by Kodiak54 = In Support of Labor and Unions

100s of Cops Enter Wisconsin State House in Support of Protesters. Thunderous applause.

A few pictures from Atlanta, GA Save the Dream Rally

I had a patient cry yesterday.

The Young People

Behind the Arab Revolt Is a Word We Dare Not Speak

Are you now, or have you ever been....

"Entitlement Reform" is a cloaking device for some very ugly intentions

We've got to stop the myth of "the rich are the ones that

On Oscar night, 82,000 will be sleeping on the streets of LA, the nation’s epicenter of homelessness

"Mass Of Humanity Out Here" PHOTO THREAD: Today In Madison ("All Oligarchs Report For Janitor Duty")

Just got back from Sacramento Rally... (Shame, shame, shame)

Check out these lyrics in a new country song. Blood Pressure warning.

'Anonymous' Apparently Takes Down Central Bank of Libya & Gaddafi Official Sites

Libyan Revolution Tweets, Day 10, Part 8 (The Mother of all Intifadas continues)

Letter to the Wisconsin Republicans From a Conservative Prison Guard

Sick of high gas prices? Blame a Speculator

Announcing and Celebrating the Winners***February Photo Contest; "SHADOWS"***

FL teachers 47th in salary. New bill would kill continuing contracts, job security...cut salaries..

REPORT: You Have More Money In Your Wallet Than Bank Of America Pays In Federal Taxes

Since Gasland will be available on February 28th, two days from now

Voodoo sex ceremony spawns fatal fire, officials say

NFLPA Head Hopes Deal Gets Done to Avert Lockout

Delegation from US’s League of Women Voters Visit Cuba

Obama imposes sanctions against Libya

Gunmen Attack Iraq’s Largest Oil Refinery

Libya's Gaddafi no longer in control-Berlusconi

Bail decision for accused war criminal delayed

Thousands of evacuees (from Libya) land in Malta / Two navy ships leave Mumbai to evacuate Indians

Qaddafi Forces Shooting From Ambulances, Witnesses Say

Eastern Libyan broadcasters revel in new freedom

Big Union Protests Planned in Wisconsin, Nationwide

The Innocent Victims Of Gaddafi's Violence (Sky News Meets Family Of 11-year-old Murdered Girl)

Iran nuclear plant suffers setback

Protests held at UK bank branches

Famous Trade Union in Poland Shows Solidarity With Wisconsin Workers

Governors Reject Bankruptcy Idea For States

Iran to 'remove fuel' from Bushehr atomic plant (to conduct experiments and tech work)

Iran to 'remove fuel' from Bushehr atomic plant (to conduct experiments and tech work)

U.N. Security Council slaps sanctions on Libya

Rallies in 50 states support Wisconsin protesters

U.N. council split on sending Libya to int'l court

LinkedIn working again in China amid ("Middle East-style") protest calls

Rallies in 50 states support Wisconsin protesters

Armed pro-Gadhafi gangs roll in Libyan capital

Irish PM Brian Cowen accepts election defeat

African fighters vow to support Gadhafi to the end

Saudis to offset Libya oil decline

Copyright lawsuit defendant hits Righthaven with counterclaim(SC attorneys on behalf of Tea Partier)

Libya celebrates as Gaddafi's remote strongholds rise against him

Libya celebrates as Gaddafi's remote strongholds rise against him

Deaths in Tunisia clashes

Iraq's largest oil refinery shut by bombing

Rights groups say Egyptian prison guards are gunning down inmates

Pope Urges Doctors to Protect Women From Abortion

North Korea threatens to fire at South Korea

Obama says Libyan leader needs to leave now: White House

Libya: Tripoli residents say civilians being armed

White House caution in response to Gaddafi's actions was guided by fears for the safety of Americans

Gaddafi's £3bn British cash transfer: How dictator is secretly moving money out of Libya

Actors Bradley Whitford, Joshua Lewis, Gabrielle Carteris show support of unions by joining Madison

Democrats pursue invalidating budget bill vote

US space shuttle Discovery docks at space station

Libya: Daring SAS mission rescues Britons and others from desert

Getting tougher, Egyptian troops beat protesters

Snow Falls on San Francisco for First Time in 35 Years

DNC Pressures Obama, Passes Resolution Endorsing Swift End To Afghanistan War

Busting unions will 'wake sleeping giant,' local Florida boss says

US, UK & French (special) forces land in Libya (& setting up training bases)

In Heavy Snow, Massive Crowd Rallies in Madison (Police Say Over 100,000)

Florida Gov. Rick Scott now says he'd like collective bargaining removed from Constitution

There's a troll in GD.

(ST. PAUL, Minn. - Gov. Mark)Dayton: Tax rich to fix deficit

I just finished an entire bottle of Mouton Cadet, so I'm drunk enough to say:

DC's Blackest Night,

Reporter's phone, bank and travel records seized as hunt for whistleblowers is stepped up

GOP governors gambling on challenge to public-employee unions

Sports that are not sports...

A U.S. Recovery Built on Low-Paying Jobs

MARRY HER!!!!.... MARRY HER NOW!!!!

Does this ass make my ass look big?

HOLY METHANE, BATMAN!!!!!

TO INFINITY AND BEYOND!!!!!

MiddleFingerMom feels he can trust The Lounge enough to reveal his greatest fear.

Live Election Count(Irish General Election Results)

A Flea Market You Might Want to Avoid

ROCK TRIVIA - name the now famous couple

to everyone..and especially redwitch..thank you

It's the anniversary of Jackie Gleason's birthday today.

BREAKING: CaliforniaPeggy Open Mic Event Attendance Breaks Records, Riot Squad Controls Crowd

I need a new crop

no one told me shih-tsu's grow hair so fast

(UK) Searchlight poll finds huge support for far right 'if they gave up violence'

Workplace conversation out of context (very funny)

Extended trailer for the ET sequel (ET-X) released

New sig line

After three years of being in 4chan I decided to make yschan.org

I'm getting a $3.5 million Mastercard!

Love my new Sony Vaio!

Damn, does customer service suck these days

Golf headline epic fail

I'm having some breakfast, then going to the rally in Olympia!

At last I have found a topic for the novel I've been dreaming of writing for years.

New Jersey Meets New Orleans: Let's Rock!

Alone again. Naturally.

SCORE!!!!!

Na-na na-na na-na na-na... ... na-na na-na na-na na-na... ... CATMAN!!!!!!

You promised me you'd quit.

Whoever invented the Hot Toddy should be in line for sainthood.

Two And A Half Men Support Thread...How do you plan to cope in the wake of no new episodes?

Our girlfriends r hanging on the couch!!!

So my 9 year old daughter picked up my copy of Rolling Stone to read the Justin Bieber article.

HEADS UP George Harrison fans...Crooks & Liars has a streaming 82 minute 1974 concert

I have posted a lot over the years, mostly in the lounge

Audioslave - Like A Stone

Union made!

Led Zeppelin - Going To California

Dead Can Dance-The Host Of Seraphim

Cat Stevens - If you want to sing out

Onion maid!

REO Speedwagon. My wife just told me she likes REO Speedwagon.

Anyone else watching "Hoarders" on A&E right now?

Betty or Wilma?

What your favorite CLASSIC ROCK BAND says about you!

Tonight's Winter Clouds...

to the rockabilly fans

Sweet Baby James

Rickie Lee Jones "Last Chance Texaco" (1979 live "audience-less" version)

Lounge vibes (TM) WORK

"Frank Burns eats worms!"

State Sen. Bundgaard (R-Peoria-AZ) involved in incident with girlfriend

"My Hometown" by Bruce Springsteen.

Drilling Down: Regulation Lax as Gas Wells’ Tainted Water Hits Rivers

Scotch and soda!

A true space-faring civilization would naturally develop projectile-less weapons. Discuss.

Testing. Can I download a picture of my kittehs?

Signs of spring!

Everyone relax and sleep well tonight. MiddleFingerMom has got your backs.

I provoked a huge laugh from the crowd at the rally in Olympia today.

Great Googly-Moogly!!!!!

Any Gordon Lightfoot fans out there tonight?

All right ! Off to see Lewis Black tonight.

God Is An Astronaut. Incredible band!

Is this a Sportster 1200 or what?

Tonight I'm Frakking You

Would you live in a house this small?

Crosby Stills & Nash - Southern Cross

What is the worst tasting thing you have ever put in your mouth?

Please be diligent. Send an alert on private messages from trolls.

Protests continue in Libya

Putin: North Africa must be allowed determine its own future

We are the Future

Libya's Deputy U.N. Ambassador: Gadhafi Is 'A Mad Man' - Thousands Are Being Murdered, Not Hundreds

NARAYANAN KRISHNAN - a companion to the forgotten

Assembly Dems Yell "Shame" After Budget Vote

Dispatches: How the Banks Never Lose

TRMS.. Wisconsin standoff . 2/25/11

Prank Call

ACLU Client Edie Windsor Responds to Obama Administration's DOMA Decision

Cenk Interview on MSNBC: Military Using Mind-Tricks On Congress To Continue War?

Vampire takes on bank and wins

Scraping By

Van Jones at Rally to Save the American Dream in DC

TYT: Walker Full Of BS On Fox News

Southern Poverty Law Center Names Pamela Geller A Hate Group

Walker Busted For Illegal Campaign Coordination with a Corporation on Taxpayer's Dime

TYT: George Clooney - Sex & Drugs Rule Out Politics

Watch the Republicans Govern in Wisconsin

Hypocrisy Sweeps Middle East - FKN Newz 02/26/2011

Congressman Broun Laughs As Town Hall Questioner Ask "Who's Gonna Shoot Obama?"

Van Jones: 'We Will Not Let Hope Die Again On Our Watch'

Who controls the blame pattern

Egyptian Military Supports US Dominance In Region

Madison Protests

February 26, 2011-Firefighters supporting workers march into the Madison Capitol

Assault On American Labor - IAFF President w/ Cenk

February 26, 2011-Wisconsin Religious Clergy support anti-Walker Supporters

Hey Hey! Ho, Ho! Scott Walker Has Got To Go - On The Ground In Madison WI

Right Wing Disruptors show up at OKC Rally to Support Wisconsin

revolution under water-egypt 2011

Democracy May Be The Greatest Gift to Islamists

TDPS: Peter King's American Muslim "terrorism" hearings sound like McCarthy Hearings - TRANSCRIPT

TV Show "The Good Wife" Takes Shot at the Tea Party

Federal Reserve CAUSES Middle East UNREST

Protesters Outside Gov. Scott Walker's Office - Day 11

GOP= Pawns of the Rich!

Rep. Charlie Rangel at Union Rally NYC Feb.26, 2011

TYT: President Obama Vs Himself On Unions

CBC "The Fifth Estate" program examines police brutality at Toronto G20 (45 min)

This time four years ago, the following candidates had announced their candidacy for the presidency

Smaller Government Can Be a Drag (on Growth)

Favorite Pro-Union Rally Sign: 'They Only Call It 'Class War' When We Fight Back'

MoveOn has link to watch labor solidarity rallies across the country LIVE!

The G.O.P.’s Abandoned Babies

Koch Front Group Americans for Prosperity: 'Take the Unions Out at the Knees'

WSJ article LUVS Indiana GOP governor Daniels for president in 2012...

Solis: Govs. in Wis. and Ohio Want Workers to Give Up Their American Rights

Best protest sign

Photos: Workers Of America Unite...

I read through the DU Presidential Threads: 20 Deep, and not one mention of the Arab Revolution

Right-wing rage and Democratic presidents

Labor secretary Solis: GOP govs asking workers to give up their rights

NYT: The War On Women

Scott Walker got 52% of the vote in Wis. Obama is smart to keep his mouth shut

Are Republicans Trying to Hurt the Economy for Political Reasons?

Obama, in call to German chancellor: Gadhafi must go 'now'

President Obama back up to 50% in today's Gallup tracking poll/What this number means historically

Biden: Unions 'Not the Problem' in States Facing Economic Woes

he is in danger of losing control of the national narrative again,

Gov. Brian Schweitzer (D-MT) for President 2016

Obama and the Patriot Act

Record rain brings Ohio River flooding; several Amish children drown

Turtles in trouble: New report identifies the 25 most endangered turtle species

Scientists prepare for mass rat cull on remote UK island

Preparatory Work to Begin at Site for Four New Turkish Nuclear Reactors.

NRC's 'Wishful Thinking' That Geologic Disposal Site Will Be Available When Needed

Oil Back at $100

Honda makes two FFVs which get similar mpg on ethanol as with gasoline!! What? This isn't supposed

Scientists deliberately underestimating GW dangers for fear of being "ridiculed"

One Nuclear Skirmish Could Wreck the Planet

Washington Post: Answers in 2001 anthrax attacks are still elusive

Recruiting America to War on Itself

What the GIPSA proposal will do for you…or to you

100,000 Strong at Madison Protest Today!

Rupert Murdoch and David Koch Collude Against Wisconsin Workers

Keeping Venice from sinking

Debt takes a huge chunk out of California's beleaguered budget

History's shifting sands (Al Jazeera)

Scott Walker's ruthless ambition

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

The Project for a New Arab Century

How Do You Open for a Mind-Reading Horse?

Thank you Ann Harrison!!

Voices from the massive pro-union rally in Wisconsin

The G.O.P.’s Abandoned Babies

Governors Ask Washington to Avoid Causing Any More Pain.

Libya's War of the Colonels: Col. Gaddafi Meet Col. Hussein

Nicholas Kristof : Unfit for Democracy?

Is the Era of American Optimism Dead?

Would a 'parasite' care so much? (DUer gets Correspondent of the Day)

Budget Crisis? Duh, Tax the Rich!

Travel guide helped African-Americans navigate tricky times

Robots should do all of our work. What is stopping us from this?

Politicians shocked, SHOCKED to discover crooks ignore gun ban:

Utah draws thousands for no-shooting-required gun permit

Utah draws thousands for no-shooting-required gun permit

Certified Gun Trainer Faces 186-Count Indictment - concealed weapons permit fraud

Gun Control isn't a Democrat vs. Republican Issue

Florida airports preparing for higher demand for flights to Cuba

Guatemala community at risk after three activists killed

'I saw Gaddafi's troops shoot children': (False, according to Chavez's man on the ground.)

Delegation from US’s League of Women Voters Visit Cuba

Protests paralyze southern Chile

Case against Luis Posada Carriles takes welcome turn

Peru’s Disaffiliation with Libya – More Than Meets the Eye

Chinchilla blasts Ortega for Gadhafi support

Humala criticizes Chavez for supporting Gaddafi

Bachmann visits Mexico, Colombia

Bail decision for accused war criminal delayed

Latin leftist leaders in love-in with Libyan lunatic

Champs win Cactus League opener behind Posey...

Los Angeles Dodgers denied of $200 million loan

Where the hell did BYU come from? # 7. Really?

Texas drops from #2 to #5 to who knows how low?

Fireman Loses Job After Antigay Facebook Slurs

Looks like we will have another Number #1 in NCAA BB Mens next week...

President Obama Strengthens ENDA by Rejecting DOMA

Israel’s Economy Continues To Roar

Supreme Court refuses Ten Commandments appeal

Charges initiated against Pope for crimes against humanity

Beyond Zero interviews Dr David Suzuki live from Federation Square Melbourne

Dark matter theory challenged by gassy galaxies

Russia's New Weather Satellite Transmits Its 1st Breathtaking View Of Our Home

I got to see Discovery take-off! (dial-up warning)

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