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Archives: February 8, 2011

Meet the klan, I mean Birthers/Wizards Dan Carter and Andrew Roraback (R-CT):

Reagan v Grant: Terrorism

Reagan v Grant: Terrorism

Is Huffington already messing with AOL?

The public and international development

The most self-serving, excuse-making, deceptive interview in a LONG time.

The most self-serving, excuse-making, deceptive interview in a LONG time.

Wikileaks Cables Show Egyptian Government Exaggerated Fears Of Muslim Brotherhood

Google is pretty cool today

Funny error message on PolitiFact.com

Today's Democrats Are Like Reagan

Egypt crisis: Hosni Mubarak loses control of state media

South Sudan: Joy and challenges as statehood beckons

Canadian plan to lift ban on false news prompts political investigation

Canadian plan to lift ban on false news prompts political investigation

If Mubarak didn't let Egypt be a democracy for the LAST THIRTY YEARS...

Rumor has it crayons will be included with Bristol Palin's memoir

Rival Koreas meet for talks as tensions ease

Is Mubarak Heading to Germany?

Pepe Escobar : 'Sheik al-Torture' is now a democrat

Pepe Escobar : 'Sheik al-Torture' is now a democrat

Would Ronald Reagan Support the Tea Party? His Children Disagree.

UPDATE 2-US CEOs urge passage of fiscal 2011 Pentagon budget

Schadenfreude...

US’s new Egypt envoy linked to Mubarak regime

Oh Goody: US Navy Wants To Build More Multi-billion Dollar Submarines

Egyptian Revolution Tweets. Day 15, No To The Entire Regime, Part 2

This Modern World: Introducing: The Conservabot 9000!

WikiLeaks: Israel's secret hotline to the man tipped to replace Mubarak

Dean Baker: The real effect of 'Reaganomics'

Mr. Fish on Aljazeera

Patriot Act Vote on Tuesday

UK Refuses to Suspend Egypt Arms Sales

UK Refuses to Suspend Egypt Arms Sales

Taliban mourn death of 'eminent commander' at Gitmo

Grist: Industry-funded Super Bowl ad rails against the (non-existent) soda tax

The Lightbulb Conspiracy/Pyramids of Waste: Interesting Documentary on Planned Obsolescence

Egyptian Revolution Tweets. Day 15, No To The Entire Regime, Part 3

(US) Wrongly Choosing Egypt's Generals Over the Democrats

The Steep Price Of CROSSING Nancy Pelosi

Global Post: Is Hosni Mubarak the world's richest man?

Egyptian Revolution Tweets. Day 15, No To The Entire Regime, Part 4

I have a friend in the suburbs of Cairo.

Very large crowds in Cairo today, morale high

Very large crowds in Cairo today, morale high

amazing video and reporting live on Link TV show English Al Jazeera News

Ed Rendell and his wife split after 40 years of marriage

The Non-Mystery of the January Employment Report

The Non-Mystery of the January Employment Report

Help with finding info on Small Business Taxation

Egyptian Revolution Tweets. Day 15, No To The Entire Regime, Part 1

Help with finding info on Small Business Taxation

Federal Judicial vacancies reaching crisis point

Meat-Eating Furniture

Group touts plan for charter schools in Maine

Lara Logan was on Charlie Rose last night.

Wael Ghonim's interview on Dream TV, all 3 sections with English subtitles

Are the presidential elections rigged?

Does Glen Beck think our troops overseas are unpatriotic?

Does Glen Beck think our troops overseas are unpatriotic?

Delete -- dupe

Egyptian Revolution Tweets. Day 15, No To The Entire Regime, Part 5

Egyptian Revolution Tweets. Day 15, No To The Entire Regime, Part 5

On the plus side, the Black Eyed Peas sang an anti-Bush song to Bush's face at the Super Bowl.

Obama Administration Calls Out GOP Governors

Mr Ford gets his wish.

Thai rain-maker to fight drought in Queensland

Three hundred million dollars

Clinton on Repugs~Stop conducting politics in parallel universe divorced from reality with no facts

The GOP's selective memory on Ronald Reagan

Wikileaks: Israel loves Suleiman

Redwall author Brian Jacques dies aged 71 (BBC)

Just thought of a strange parallel re: Reagan

U.S. regrets widow's suicide, continues to call Raymond Davis a 'diplomat'

FEC Questions Bachmann Donations

Catholic church gives blessing to iPhone app that helps guide worshippers through confession.

Keith supposed to announce this hour. Any news?

I haven't watched M$NBComcast since Keith left and I feel better

Interrogator: 'Were you ever rejected by Anna?' Assange: 'Yes, sometimes but in no significant way'

Egypt Poll #1: Do YOU think Mubarak should still til the elections or not

Olbermann to go to Al Gore's TV station?

Rachel Maddow's latest reports on Egypt

Rick Scott in Florida is about to bring those who voted for him to their knees. Well deserved!

Egypt Poll #2 If Mubarak DID stay in power 'til the elections, would the elections be fair?

FWIW America's Most Miserable Cities 2011

Mafia 'holds compromising Silvio Berlusconi photos'

Mafia 'holds compromising Silvio Berlusconi photos'

Iran Unveils New Satellites, Rockets, To Boost Scientific Might

Human Rights Watch infringing on President Bush’s God-given right to travel to Switzerland,

How do you read GD threads?

a twiitter link to events in the assange hearing:

Denmark is good at integration (of immigrants), says EU

Rich Take From Poor as U.S. Subsidy Law Funds Luxury Hotels

GOP trying again to block TSA collective bargaining rights

Texas Jumps on Anti-Abortion 'Sonogram' Bandwagon on Heels of Scary Ohio 'Heartbeat' Bill

Well wishes to Gabby Giffords and her family.

Deputies: St. Pete man stabbed victim because he’s Muslim

Putting my money on paranoid hysteria

Giffords' rehab fully covered, but not so for other victims of brain injury

We have to go slow in Egypt

Balthazar Getty's Father, J. Paul Getty III, Dies at 54

Austin, Texas' Waste Services Department Meets ... Fred Durst?

Oregon demands 80-year-old barber go back to school

Went to a visitation for a family friend tonight

Google celebrates Jules Verne's birthday..

Tuesday Toons part 1 : Economy

Tuesday Toons part 1 : Economy

How Much has Obama really Spent?

Tuesday Toons part 3

Tuesday Toons part 3

New Auto Industry chairman in Washington blames Pelosi (a tool is a tool is a tool)

America’s Income Inequality Worse than Egypt

How long has Robert Gibbs been "leaving"?

Huffington’s partner at AOL a ‘conservative’ who gave to GOP candidate: report

Who would have been a better halftime act than the Black Eyed Peas?

Who would have been a better halftime act than the Black Eyed Peas?

Baby, you know I love you

Righthaven hits white supremacist David Duke with copyright lawsuit

Al Gore and KO together. Wow.

Egyptian Revolution Tweets. Day 15, No To The Entire Regime, Part 7

Egyptian Revolution Tweets. Day 15, No To The Entire Regime, Part 6

Pharmacy Mistakenly Gives Pregnant Woman Abortion Pill

Contractors exploit low level embassy staffers

David Corn - Glenn Beck: Should Fox Toss Him Out of the Coop?

Tuesday Toons part 4

FL GOP urges strict rules for jobless: ‘Get real’

Top Army official suggests U.S. troops might be needed in Mexico to combat an "insurgency"!

FOXLEAKS: How Bill Sammon Slanted Fox's Cairo Speech Coverage

Oh and before I forget, Buh Bye DLC, Buh Bye

I suspect and also hope heads will explode at the major media

Tea Party Launching Sexy New Magazine To Save America, Publishing

New website for Keith Olbermann and his forthcoming spring Current TV program

Christian Flag Folding Ceremony Reveals Official Sanction of Church-State Violations in the Military

To the DUers Jeering About a Man's Death in a Freak Cock-Fight Accident...

couldn't do it w/o them...

How about instead of entitlements, social well-being

Egyptian Revolution Tweets. Day 15, No To The Entire Regime, Part 8

Tuesday Toons part 2: Egypt

Haiti - what is the truth about the pledged donations

Ohio abortion ban would use heartbeat as barometer (would ban abortions if heartbeat detected)

Senate Dems Take Aim at Individual Mandate

Rooster Kills Man Attending Cockfight

U.S. slaps down Suleiman.

With a Voice and a Spirit, Triumphing Over Racism

A Terrible Divide

Government regulation gone crazy: CPSC wants to stop amputations, industry says its too costly...

What does President Obama believe?

Egyptian Revolution Tweets. Day 15, No To The Entire Regime, Part 9

I just posted this on another thread but now that I think about it

Sooner or later, Bush will step into a country where he will be prosecuted for authorizing the abuse

Sooner or later, Bush will step into a country where he will be prosecuted for authorizing the abuse

Lugar tells Tea Party to 'get real'

Imagine if we had acknowledged infrastructure problems BEFORE it was a buzzword issue...

Did the economy cause unrest in the Arab world?

Did Ronald Reagan serve during WW2?

AFA's Bryan Fischer shows his true color(s)

Shark inspires new 40% more efficient turbine design

Why (and how) Teabaggers bond so easily and so monolithically:

Now We Know PALIN HAS NO CHANCE In '12

Man says he climbed tree to escape pack of pumas, is arrested for drunkenness

Man says he climbed tree to escape pack of pumas, is arrested for drunkenness

Polls Show Obama Leading Palin In Two More States He Lost In 2008

3.5 yr old news I missed completely. Remember the Chinese tainted medicine furor?

Is the use of social networking sites protected speech under the First Amendment?

Richard Steele is not Walt Starr

Nothing is more vital than news that is produced independently of corporate interference.

The fault still lies with Obama and the Dems...

Do you think Oberman's show will be available on utube

Christine O'Donnell Will Use Committee To 'Investigate' Left-Wing Groups

Christine O'Donnell Will Use Committee To 'Investigate' Left-Wing Groups

When are these little pissants at Live Action

Giffords' rehab fully covered, but not so for other victims of brain injury

Egyptian Revolution Tweets. Day 15, No To The Entire Regime, Part 10

More Than Half Of The Responses To Issa’s Job Creation Survey Came From Lobbyists

Name that Show: What should Keith's new Current TV show be called?

Has Buzzflash finally gone under?

CNBC makes me hurl

Howard Dean: Redistribution of Wealth is What Government Does

Nice anti-Reagan rant on Ratigan right now

Rich Take From Poor as U.S. Subsidy Law Funds Luxury Hotels

President Obama has finally kicked the habit.

Is this true? "All US Ambassadors Recalled to Washington"

Guadalupe Mexico: Ericka Gandara, Last Police Officer, Missing

We don't want "your kind" voting in our state (you dirty hippie lefties)

House Energy Committee Has Become a Wholly Owned Subsidiary of Oil Billionaire Koch Brothers

Romanian witches could face jail if predictions don't come true

The Rude Pundit: Why Glenn Beck Ought to Be Repeatedly Cock-Punched (Caliphate Edition)

Irony Alert: Obama Pushes for End to Egypt’s Emergency Law, Extension of US Patriot Act

Catholic church gives blessing to iPhone app (keep track of your sins)

House to vote next week to block health funds: Cantor

No, Rummy the Intelligence Wasn't Wrong - You Were.

Death of American dream, 60 million no sick leave, 132 million no dental, 59 million without medical

Rachel, would you please go join Keith on Current TV?

Let's send travel brochures to the *chimpster!

Massive Tahrir Square crowd cheers as freed Google exec calls for regime's end

Massive Tahrir Square crowd cheers as freed Google exec calls for regime's end

The biggest demonstration yet held in Tahrir Square today! See the BBC Video news report.

poisoned Faux viewers, a must see...

David Korten: Good Debt, Bad Debt

Raw Story is among Righthaven's latest targets

TN Senate panel approves bill requiring photo ID to vote

If you ever find yourself losing the Bush-era induced outrage, just rent/stream The Tillman Story.

The Last Word: O'Reilly interrupted Pres Obama 43 times in Super Bowl interview - VIDEO mash up

Mark Kelly, via Facebook: "Gabrielle will soon stand by your side"

Don't miss Tweety today - fight among the right

US calls on Egyptian Government to lift Emergency Laws now

it's going to be gratifying to watch Keith from Comcast cable.

Julian Assange hearing is 'Hamlet without the princess'

Sarah Palin Media Addict - How she is dealing with the Palin News Blackout..

NY Board Of Regents: Only 10% Of Charter School Graduates Are "College Ready"

UFO's near the sun

Huh? Michigan's REPUBLICAN governor wants the state more welcoming to immigrants?

Melting Arctic sea ice puts polar bear populations at risk

John Boehner, Tabloid Cover Boy

Sacramento (CA) has enacted a "crash tax" for non-city residents

Are Food Shortages Around the World being Caused by Investors’ Speculation?

The corporate state, which has emasculated our government, is creating a new form of feudalism

The Turing Test: The race to build computers that can think like humans

Inside job in Egypt?

This story from the Detroit News show an inovative way to keep people from moving

Poll: GOP voters just want to win - Ideological purity tests come in a distant second

Medical marijuana has made Colorado Springs a safer city.

Labor unions push back on collective bargaining proposals (update on OS's union battle)

So Keith is moving to Current

Who do you think will be Keith Olbermann's first guest?

Hoax in the Holy Land: Jerusalem UFO a Proven Fake

Vote eyed in AZ on denial of citizenship to kids

Clash over beauty queen title turns ugly (Beauty queen fails to lose weight, is late to events)

Anyone got a towel? Look at the upper right of this page....

Kern County cockfight injury leads to man's death

TIME | Why Kids Bully: Because They're Popular

ROFL: ANyone watching MSNBC via JustinTV stream?

Bill in Iowa House aims to protect same-sex marriage objectors

Real Security Threats: Unemployment and Economic Hardship

Bristol Palin: I'll "Probably" Run for Office One Day

American Soldier Loses Both Legs in Front of Camera (French TV documentary on Afghanistan - GRAPHIC)

American Soldier Loses Both Legs in Front of Camera (French TV documentary on Afghanistan - GRAPHIC)

How long before Glenn Becktard ties the song "Disco Inferno" to the WTC attacks?

Is there any good reason for Obama to try to work with corporations?

We Need a Truth in Politics Law

A Message from Keith Olbermann (from Current TV site)

Why does Diane Sawyer think Rumsfeld is compelling news?

Taxes: If you've only got unemployment $$ all year can you still get $$ back?

Court tells man to stay away from Facebook founder

Dr. Margaret Flowers: A Better Approach to Health Care

Dr. Margaret Flowers: A Better Approach to Health Care

Spontaneous Protest Erupts Over Gore Hiring Olbermann.

ACLU staffer says she witnessed deputies beating jail inmate like 'a punching bag'

I ask: Are snow storms caused by the Muslim Brotherhood?

4th Circuit Nominee Describes Selection Process

Voters will be investigated

How the Surplus became a Deficit

ABUSIVE Afghan Husbands Want This Woman DEAD

Is this STILL legal?

Why Did Obama Choose Outsourcing Champion Jeffrey Immelt as Jobs Advisor?

Robert Reich: Obama’s Deal with the U.S. Chamber of Commerce

WikiLeaks cables: Saudi Arabia cannot pump enough oil to keep a lid on prices

John Nichols, The Nation: Olbermann move to Current TV "also has political consequences"

NPR said that if Assange is extradited to the U.S. he might be sent to Guantanamo...

Iran-Contra

Pawlenty fellates the Mad-Dog Right

I think Keef should have a political contest for the hell of it.

I think Keef should have a political contest for the hell of it.

House rejects extensions of Patriot Act provisions

Egyptian state TV propaganda: English-speaking foreigners keeping people from leaving Tahrir Square

Aunt Jo died and left me a bunch of catfish farms in Mississippi

did anyone watch Keith tonight

I know many of you have justified issues with public broadcasting

KS House panel considers repealing law granting tuition breaks to illegal immigrants

MO Democrat proposes bill that would force non-profit disclosure

Hallucinogens Legally Sold as 'Bath Salts' a New Threat

Final Tarrot card for Koch "brother"

A file many will find useful, in two useful variations.

CRTC plan to lift ban on false news prompts political investigation

PATRIOT Act renewal fails in the House thanks to Tea Partiers who didn't vote with GOP.

Well, this is a new one for me:

Did Tweety just say Palin is like a Cuckoo Clock? She comes out every hour and spouts nonsense?

Republicans v. EPA battle goes public

West Hollywood considers banning outdoor smoking (outdoor restaurants)

Big NJ teabagger behind Michele Bachmann's phony "Hydrocephalus Heroes" award

Four Books I Bought

AP: How HuffPo became a star _ and why AOL wants it

Survey says....Spend $1M on a survey on school reform, then annouce it was inconclusive

Mandatory Tuesday Malloy Truthseekers check in!! Brad Friedman subs for Mike! &

New Jam in US, Pakistan Relations: American Accused of Double Murder (Claims Diplomatic Immunity)

New Jam in US, Pakistan Relations: American Accused of Double Murder (Claims Diplomatic Immunity)

Wow - Statement issued by The Faculty of Law at Cairo University

CNN's John King takes victory laps over "rare" Newt interview. IT'S A RARITY, DAMMIT! NEWT! RARE!

Egyptian Vice-President Omar Suleiman: The CIA's man in Cairo

On Jeopardy today, Boehner was a question that nobody knew

Union-Made Valentine's Day Sweets

Thank you, mods, for enforcing the "tard" policy:

Twitter Explodes After Keith Olbermann Announces Move to Current TV

Any Banksters here?

Powell's Books (Portland) lays off 31

Sophie B. Hawkins - really?

My Father Has Been Profiled In Mother Jones

Mandatory Couples Counseling Prior To Granting Divorces?

Does anybody know which members of the EU have stopped selling weapons to Mubarak?

Bachmann’s Favorite Ministry Joins Fischer to Link Gays to the Holocaust

85 Americans are Already Running for President

Lawmaker Urges GOP to "Empty the Clip" on Immigration

MSNBC daytime news? Bristol Palin "wrote" a book and...

Frances Fox Piven: The real threat of Glenn Beck's fantasies

U.S. eases off call for swift Egypt reform

UK Uncut!

Is the Bradley case in jeopardy now?

Govt believes Gulf seafood is safe. Just to be sure though: Military Steps in to Buy Up Gulf Seafood

Egyptian Revolution Tweets. Day 15, No To The Entire Regime, Part 11

One Week Later: Why is Mubarak still President of Egypt?

CNN: Huckabee tops GOP 2012 field, Romney slips behind Palin

Stand with Planned Parenthood.

Christine O'Donnell claims she was Obama's top opponents in 2010

Toyota Probe: Automaker's Electronics Didn't Cause Acceleration Problems

Lawrence O'Donnell just announced that the GOP controlled house

"America is the wealthiest nation on Earth, but its people are mainly poor..."

'Super Granny' Breaks up Jewelry Heist With Handbag

New Vermont Governor Shumlin Lays Out Plans for Single Payer Health Care

Statement of the April 6 Egyptian Resistance Movement regarding the demands of the youth.

Post here if your line in the sand for 2012 is social security/medicare cuts

Don't try Egypt style power grab in Malaysia, says Najib

Parents disown girls for evading ‘the cut’

Unprecedented: All US Embassadors called back to Washington

Bad Credit=Bad Worker

Anyone else get their NRA membership invitation in the mail today?

World-renowned ornithologist dies in car crash

Do you think autism may be caused by the crap we've eaten?

State Senator: "Brothers don't work as hard as Mexicans"

Dell unveils 10-inch Windows 7 tablet

Hillary Clinton: We Can't Legalize Drugs Because 'There Is Just Too Much Money in It'

‘Science Guy’ Speaks Out: Bill Nye Says Nay To Anti-Evolution Crusade, As Bills Pop Up In The States

Credit card with 79% interest rate

Companies are shrinking worker cubicles while expanding executive offices

BWAHAHAHA: GOP Chair Quits: TIRED Of NUTS,' 'Conspiracies Around EVERY Corner'

Unbelievably Cool Swedish Subway System

Support Grows for Tiered Risk System at Airports

Proposed Ohio abortion law would be one of strictest in country

Our Nation Is A Majority Working Poor, Not Middle Class

The Great Snow Dump round 3

Guardian UK: US fears Saudi oil may have been overstated by 40%

The Keith Olbermann FULL announcement release text - with channel numbers included

Don't know what to think about this guy.

Really? My tax dollars? I hate to sound like a tea bagger, but

Dems. DO have a Global TV Network since 2005, but I never heard of it until today! What a Godsend!

Bristol Palin: I'll "Probably" Run for Office One Day

Surprise Witness: I Don't Like Assange, but He's Being Framed

Surprise Witness: I Don't Like Assange, but He's Being Framed

From Mother Jones: Some of My Father's Tips to Screw Criminal Debt Collectors

Spitzer is holding the Egyptian Ambassador's feet to the fire. Mr. Ambassador

Al Gore and MSNBC get in shoving match after Keith Olbermann's move to Current TV

Al Gore and MSNBC get in shoving match after Keith Olbermann's move to Current TV

O'Reilly interrupted Obama 72 times

15 Executives Who Get Paid Millions To Deny You Health Care Coverage

Went to American Legion meeting tonight

Former Judge Is on Trial in ‘Cash for Kids’ Scheme

Let's be Democrats and call them "social programs"...not "ENTITLEMENTS"

***** EGYPT Live Blog ***** Al Jazeera English, et.al. - Feb. 9 *****

AFA: Native Americans Are Morally Disqualified To Own Land Because They Have Rejected Jeebus

Obama’s cold-blooded defense of Egyptian regime

Obama's Onslaught on Community Action. Will he succeed where Reagan, Gingrich, & GWB failed?

Social Security, pensions, etc are American Rights-take those away & we're

Gasoline priced at $3.1/ gallon in SE Iowa. What's it like in your neighborhood?

Why Does President Obama Repeatedly Blame Entitlements?

UK woman dies after 'buttocks injection' at US hotel

Uh oh, now it's really on. Protest groups begin to form in Saudi Arabia

Egypt VP Suleiman says there will be "no ending of the regime" and democracy protests must end soon.

Student graduates from college, dies and Wells Fargo wants her parents to pay off her student loan

* Fight between Beck, Kristol pits crazy right-wingers against merely nutty

K&R if you admire and feel solidarity with the protesters in Egypt

Is Democracy even possible in Egypt? It isnt something that can just be instituted with a wave of

Rebel gardeners wage veggie war with 'seed bombs'

Now Can We Stop With the Detroit Ruin Porn?

Hibernating Bear Chased Off With Country Music

I may have saved a life today

City refuses to name govt center after former mayor, Harry Baals

Ask 1 800 Flowers to Offer Fair Trade Flowers That Aren't Picked By Exploited Workers

Michelle Obama wipes the floor with Palin without taking the bait (or mentioning her by name)

The show Glee -

Scientology!

Isn't the customer always right . If not how do they stay in

Keith Olbermann Could Boost Ratings for Current TV Tenfold: Analyst

Christine O'Donnell's GrifterPac sends fundraising letter promising to get George Soros

I'm SICK and TIRED of movie characters turning their backs on explosions!

Suleiman: The CIA's man in Cairo

Bradley Manning - Is your name on this petition? Please sign.

US shop's Valentine's offer: sex toys for guns

Rick Scott would bar thousands of transplant patients and seriously ill from medical care program.

The One Successful Third Party Movement in U.S. History

US never searched key yacht in ex-CIA agent's case

Cuba Cooperating in US Case Against Ex-CIA Agent

Egypt protesters call for push to eject Mubarak (mass demonstrations planned for Tuesday & Friday)

Taliban mourn death of 'eminent commander' at Gitmo

Minor, judges set for resentencing in March

Parents disown girls for evading ‘the cut’

Don't try Egypt style power grab in Malaysia, says Najib

FEC Questions Bachmann Donations

LePage bars fire marshal from hearing on Maine fireworks bill

Surprise Witness: I Don't Like Assange, but He's Being Framed

Americans support the Egyptian protesters

Egypt 'frees political prisoners'

Amnesty Accuses Iraq of Operating Secret Prisons to Torture Detainees

Egypt frees political detainees as part of reforms

Egypt protests: Hosni Mubarak's concessions rejected (largest protests yet)

Expert Witness: Sweden's Assange Case Dubious

4 Hedge Fund Managers Face Insider Trading Charges

Twitter Explodes After Keith Olbermann Announces Move to Current TV

Thailand imposes tough security law ahead of protests

Iran's opposition green movement calls for renewed street protests

Egypt crisis flying under Americans' radar

Obama to call for $53B for high-speed rail

Governor says a gas explosion has injured 13 at a supermarket in SE Turkey

Biden announces $53B high-speed rail plan here (Philly)

Fire engulfs Cote d'Ivoire treasury

Lockerbie report: (US) Senators press (UK PM) Cameron for inquiry

Probe starts on Adly’s reported role in Alex church attack - Ex-minister suspected

Large Plant Fire in Mont Belvieu

Bill would make teen 'sexting' Texas misdemeanor

Confession App: Catholic Church Sanctions New iPhone App

French Judges Strike to Stop Sarkozy's Meddling

Chicago Taxpayers Send Teachers To Vegas Resort

Students in Legal Limbo After Immigration Fight

Suez Canal Still Operating as Service Workers Strike

French PM says Mubarak paid for his family's Egypt holiday

Iran's opposition green movement calls for renewed street protests

Cubans' testimony delayed in trial of ex-CIA agent

CNN: Huckabee tops GOP 2012 field, Romney slips behind Palin

DA to charge Lohan with felony grand theft

School Bus, Truck Collision Kills 3, Injures 60

House GOP to move next week on health care defunding

Easter Island judge says no to trespassing charges

Donald Rumsfeld Reveals Saddam Hussein Targeted His Daughters

US shop's Valentine's offer: sex toys for guns

FDIC To Top Financial Execs: You'll Have To Wait To Collect Bonuses

Schools May Have to Absorb Students’ Unpaid Lunch Bills

U.S. tops worldwide shark attack list

Deputies ran check on Clemmons hours before 4 officers slain, reports show

Patriot Act extension runs into conservative opposition

North and South Korea agree talks on family reunions

Former Pa. Gov. Rendell, wife separating

Mexico army rescues 44 kidnapped CentAm migrants

Aristide lawyer gets ex-leader's Haiti passport

good night, lounge

Terrible question.

Among Nation’s Youngest, Analysis Finds Fewer Whites

For you non-Snowbirds unused to snow, do you recognize this?

MFM is so NOT-anal-retentive that they had to come up with a new personality-type for him.

Plains and South brace for another winter storm

Heh.

Governor wants to kill pill mill database

The more pirates we kill off, the worse global warming gets.

Share the love -- but ALWAYS hold on tight to your cookie!!!

Group Protests State Park Closure (Florida)

Up purriscope!!!!!

GOP freshmen help derail Patriot Act extension

Prosecutors seek Silvio Berlusconi trial over sex claims

Greg Lake w/Gary Moore, "21st Century Schizoid Man" LIVE 1981

Fed Seeks to Identify Firms That Pose ‘Systemic’ Risk

Little evidence for Iraq WMDs ahead of 2003 war: U.S. declassified report

I.R.S. Offers New Amnesty Deal for Offshore Accounts

Egypt VP: Protests cannot be allowed to go on long

Obama seeks extension of anti-terrorism spy powers

Soldier accused of leaks hopes to be freed over ‘denial of rights’

Bill Bruford & Allan Holdsworth - "Sample and Hold"

In case you missed my mix for Athens Intl Radio last Sunday, here it is...

The Warren Haynes Band

Armed Rooster Kills Man At Cockfight

Superbowl Sunday night at the Boehner house....

"Let's cremate him". "We can't. We don't have any cream".

James Dean. He'd be 80 years old today:

Jules Verne. He would be 183 years old today:

Bought the new Gamma World expansion pack yesterday...

"Neither of them said nothing." From SAFE HAVEN, by Nicholas Sparks.

Without googling:

Is greed hard-wired into humans?

Scissor Sisters, anyone else like them?

Random thought

Man stabbed to death by cockfighting bird

OK, which one of you guys was this???

Attorney: Ridgway likely to plead guilty to new murder charge

Egypt crisis flying under Americans' radar

anyone watch the puppy bowl yesterday?

Free advice to DUers

M.C. Eschoops (possible Dial-Up Warning)::

I'd like to see this movie

Chile leader: Ex-president's death must be solved

Oh I wish I had a river I could skate away on...but it don’t snow here, it stays pretty green

Brian Jacques, author of the "Redwall" series of fantasy books has passed away.

Colorado GOP Chairman Quits: 'I'm Tired Of The Nuts'

Welcome to Wilkesboro, LynneSin

Penis goes in. Penis goes out. Never an excommunication. You can't explain that.

"Shit-shit-shit-shit shit-shit-shit-shit shit-shit-shit-shit shit-shit-shit-shit!!!!!", etc.

Yet another picture smuggled out from the mysterious Kali Ranch Kompound -- allegedly Kali's bedroom

Q for bicycle owners - is it possible to get a decent bike for less than $200?

Costume/Clothing fans: Here's a fun site

Who has used the Google 20,000 Leagues interactive?

My favorite EVER online cartoon -- a true classic:

Who here had never heard of the Super Bowl until the Black Eyed Peas.

Brazil choppers in Colombia to fly out FARC hostages

ATTENTION "Simpsons" fans! The 2012 Super Bowl halftime show performer will be Inanimate Carbon Rod!

Favourite sports fan moment. For me it has to be the 1987 Canada Cup. Canada vs. the Soviets.

If you were offered a two hour block for an independent radio station what would you play?

Urban snowboarding:

If Love is the answer -- What is the question???...

MiddleFingerMom would like to give you all a high 5!!!

No, that didn't come from ME! How come the CAT always gets blamed? I'm innocent! (dial-up warning)

THIS is how to sing the National Anthem at the Super Bowl

I just got a severe reminder I live in Wisconsin...

Scratch 'Harry Baals' off list

Hedge fund managers arrested in insider case

I think this is my new favorite animated movie.

I think this is my new favorite animated movie.

STOCK MARKET WATCH, Tuesday, February 8, 2011

Man shot in restaurant to get $13M

The best option for streaming Netflix and other web based movie sites onto an HD screen?

How do you get rid of excess soap in a load of laundry?

It's a tough life for Leo and Saydee (pics)

The worst... coolest... nicest thing just happened.

Detroit offers police officers deals on foreclosed homes

I just feel like ravin' about Edgar Allen Poe.

Moderate 5.2 earthquake strikes off Oregon coast

from ATA

Perfect songs - do you have one?

The Big Bang Theory, who else likes this show.

Target India & China: Obama tells corporate America

Picasso painting La Lecture fetches $40m at auction

New Bra

Something that could be funny

Holy-Moley....Has anyone seen Shameless?

MOST DUers seem to have forgotten the HELL that was Ally McBeal until a thread like this gets posted

"Johnny Winter, a guy who would yell "YEAAAAHHHHHH!" at the drop of an E chord..."

Top Dems call on House GOP to eliminate oil industry tax breaks

Baking owl pellets behind evacuation of Cal State East Bay building

Daddy the Cat cut me -- not just scratched. And OW! (a whine)

Who here has seen "Despicable Me"? Is it any good?

Man says he climbed tree to escape pack of pumas, is arrested for drunkenness

Tips for healthy eating?

Question for you re:birthday parties (for grownups).

Jordan tribes criticise Queen Rania's 'political role'

What about Bob

Who here had never heard of the Black Eyed Peas until the Super Bowl.

Toyota Review by U.S. Finds No Electronic Flaws in Runaway Cars

House Fails To Extend Patriot Act Spy Powers

U.S. unveils $53 billion in high-speed rail plan

Junk food diet linked to lower IQ

Keith Olbermann to Host Major New Nightly Primetime News and Commentary Show on Current TV

Julian Assange extradition hearing: woman's text messages 'showed she wanted revenge'

President Obama has kicked his smoking habit-First Lady says it has been almost a year

My God- my Blondie Puppeh Girl just suddenly died.

WikiLeaks cables: Saudi Arabia cannot pump enough oil to keep a lid on prices

Guy Doesn't End Up With the Girl/Girl Doesn't End Up With the Guy Movies

Bath Salts: Sen. Charles Schumer Looks to Impose Nationwide Ban

Anderson Cooper & ElBaradei: Egypt's Brutal Dictatorship Are Talking From Both Sides Of Their Mouths

Papantonio: GOP Congress Bows to Koch Bros. Power

Thom Hartmann: Is treatment of Manning Cruel and Unusual?

Interviews With "Revolutionaries On The Rooftops" - Protecting Tahrir Square From Mubarak's Thugs

Once again, thousands gathered on Tahrir Square in Cairo! - 08 februari, 2011

Thom Hartmann: Berlusconi Nudie Pics?

The Alyona Show: David Pakman on NeoCons Turning Against Beck, Palin, Bachmann

Night-time Scene From Tahrir Square: New Arrivals Being Welcomed With Celebratory Applause & Chants

Neil MacFarquhar: Mubarak overstayed his welcome | PBS

GOP's Creepy Reagan Obsession

Thom Hartmann: Obama vs US Chamber of Commerce

House GOP Agenda Endangers Women's Health

end-of-life counseling aka 'death panels'

WikiLeaks Roundtable: 1st Live People's Conference - February 6th, 2011

FDR Blasts US Chamber of Commerce, Answers Bill O'Reilly!

Media Manipulation in Egypt

Dancing Kittens

The Storming Of Tahrir Square on Jan 25! (new amateur video)

TYT: Obama Chamber of Commerce Flop

Voices of Tahrir — Ahmed Nasmy (new amateur video)

Help Us Fight the Religious Right!

MRN: No Switzerland For Bush

TDPS: Redefining Rape didn't work, so Republicans now changing "victim" to "accuser"

Protesters insist Mubarak must go

How are protesters greeted when they enter Tahrir Square (new amateur video)

Howard Dean w/ O'DONNELL Pres. Obama and the Chamber of Commerce

Chris Matthews Glenn Beck Self-immolation over Egypt w/ David Corn & David Brock

Give Me Liberty Or Give Me A Wiretap!

Cenk on MSNBC: Koch Brothers & GOP Team Up To Pollute

TYT: Cenk breaks down Obama - O'Reilly interview

Arizona's New Citizenship Hate Bill SB1308

Chomsky on Egypt, Obama, Israel & Mubarak

Virginia "Ginni" Thomas and Liberty Consulting - Fake Astroturf - ProtectOurElections.org

AlJazeeraEnglish: Scenes from Egypt's Parliament: Closed for Business

Rachel Maddow on Jeb Bush for Prez & Alan Simpson's 'tits'

Live Interview with Protester = Camped at Egyptian Parliament

AlJazeeraEnglish: Scenes from Egypt's PARLIAMENT: The Secret Blanket Convoy!!

Don't Call Me, Liz!!!

George W. Bush Threatened with War Crimes Arrest

Limbaugh Comments on Olbermann's Deal w/ Current TV

"Who Do I Have to Hate to be Your Friend?" (Tommie Smothers)

Pharoah-Richard Thompson

Young Turks: FL To Cut Medicaid, Corporate Taxes

Nancy Skinner on America Live on Fox News 2-8-11 supporting Chrysler ad, Detroit and autos

Quarantine the Kochs

Anderson Cooper Slams The Brutal Egyptian Dictatorship's Lies About Detainees & How It's "Reforming"

We are Witnessing the Birth of a TRUE Liberal Media!

TDPS: American Atheists Prez David Silverman Fascinating Bill O'Reilly Behind the Scenes, Agnostics

Charlie Brooker's 'How TV Ruined Your Life': Aspiration

Global Revolution 2011

Revolution Truth

In Iowa, a glimpse into the mindset of GOP voters

Kucinich Opens Debate on PATRIOT Act Reauthorization

Dr. Wilma Subra Presents Blood Test Proof of Corexit in the Food Supply

"Health Care Showdown: Obama Administration Calls Out GOP Governors"

Rep. Nita Lowey (D-NY): "Let's get on with the discussion of jobs" (re Protect Life Act)

FDIC Wants Bank Execs to Wait 3 Years for Entire Bonus (update 2)

Obama Administration Won't Endorse Calls For Immediate Resignation Of President Mubabrak

When a Dem president, with two large Dem majorities in Congress, extends the Bush tax cuts...

No, Rand Paul, the whole Social Security system won't collapse if we don't raise the retirement age

OK Y'all can stop all the DLC (P)Outrage NOW...Please!

Nicholas Kristof agrees with Washington Post editorial on Obama administration latest flip on Egypt

Corporate media push wrong story on Obama's relationship with business

Sudan, a foreign policy success that is getting little attention

I set up a twitter account

ABC Consumer Comfort Index Plunges To Year Lows On Surging Gas Prices

Are you a "private banking" client? Well you're in luck...

If you deny your constituents the law's benefits, the feds will implement the law for you.

Obama challenges Chamber to support his agenda

Obama challenges Chamber to support his agenda

Employees Fired After Forwarding (Racist Joke) Obama E-Mail

House rejects extensions of Patriot Act provisions

"I'm tired of the nuts"

Jobless Claims Up Sharply as Bad Weather Forces Layoffs

Hmmm Maybe Obama is more like Reagan than any of us actually thought.

Dylan Rat Show: He says that people are done being stupid.

Blue Dogs may 'still be barking' but their website is still a 'work in progress'

John Heilemann: Realpolitiktian

Bill Kristol actually CRITICIZES Saint Sarah

Will business leaders answer the President's call to 'invest in America.'

Vice President Biden Announces Six Year Plan to Build National High-Speed Rail Network

Job openings fall for second straight month

Barack Obama quits ... smoking

I did my taxes last night, and it's a good thing I was using name brand software,

Are Republicans going to work to create jobs? Maybe after the “In God We Trust” motto vote

Pew Poll: 57% approves the way Obama is handling the situation in Egypt

The GOP is channeling Einstein.

Kerry Applauds Administration’s Announcement on National High-Speed Rail Network

Mika, O'Reilly asked Bush why the press hated him-not does it disturb you so many people hate you

At this point, do you believe this administration is on YOUR side?

Cantor blasts Obama for encouraging job creation in Chamber speech

Why are people suddenly arguing that it's not businesses role to create jobs? Robert Reich

January 2011 Atmospheric CO2 - 391.19; January 2010 - 388.45; January 2009 - 386.92

U.N. Food Agency Issues Warning on China Drought

As Obama Extols Wisc. Cleantech, Fears of Governor's Anti-Wind Policies Grow

Fred Upton To Pursue House GOP Energy Goals By (Wait For It!) Emulating Ronald Reagan!!!!

Sri Lankan Flooding Hits At Least 1,000,000 - At Least 14 Dead

Net oil exports and imports between now and 2020

Sewage, Toxins & Hormones Moving Steadily Into Yucatan Groundwater, Drinking Water

NSIDC - January Arctic Sea Ice Extent Lowest For Month On Record

Federal Lawsuit Against LEED Rating System & U.S. Green Building Council

King crab invasion of Antarctic waters is ‘quite frightening’

Brazil: Indigenous tribes protest against Amazon dam (BBC)

California Now Producing Natural Gas from Wastewater

Flint's Biogas plant already looking to expand

Group calls for probe of Gov. Paul LePage's (R-Raw Sewage, ME) DEP pick - conflict of interest

Mercury Levels In Fish May Be Substantially Higher Than Reported By FDA

Western analysts assumed Chernobyl had no containment buildings. Not so.

Rugged-Individualist N Texas Legislators Want Perry To Provide More Money For Air Pollution Monitors

Secrets of Antarctica's fossilised forests (BBC)

Toronto Star: Coyotes dining on Bluffers feral cats

Australian Gov. Admits Carbon Output Projected To Grow 24% By 2020 - SMH

Electric-car owners might face $100 state fee

Arcctic sea ice at record low

Will Solar Become A Standard Offering In Construction?

Guardian UK: Why shouldn't children skip lessons to protest?

Salad slaves: Who really provides our vegetables - video

Kucinich challenges tea party to stand up for civil liberties

This is only a test....

Top Dems call on House GOP to eliminate oil industry tax breaks....

4 Things Our Government Should Stop Wasting Money On

Rude awakening (LA Times Op/Ed) - Interesting piece on community and civility in a city

Groups Challenge Government’s WikiLeaks Twitter Probe

House Fails to Extend Patriot Act Spy Powers

Details on the strange death of a former Chilean president

Rahm Emanuel’s $18.5 million paychecks: How did he do it?

Billo Interruptus: O'Reilly Disrupts Barack and Michelle

TPM Exposes:"Did DC Public Relations Firm Fully Disclose Its Work For Egyptian Steel Tycoon?"

British Consul Closes Office to Duck Assange Letter

After a bloated Super Bowl in Dallas, it's time to rein in big game

Reagan’s Third-World Reign of Terror

Robert Fisk: The wrong Mubarak quits. Soon the right one will go

NASA Primes New Satellite to Study Earth's Climate

On Health Care, Justice Will Prevail - By LAURENCE H. TRIBE

Why Does Clarence Thomas Get Away With Breaking the Law?

Social Scientist Sees Bias Within

A Terrible Divide - Bob Herbert

Sen. Franken on Protecting Women's Health

Verizon iPhone Shows You Can’t Win: Carriers Hold the Cards

The Institutionalization of Torture—Six Questions for Cherif Bassiouni by Scott Horton

"Giffords' rehab fully covered, but not so for other victims of brain injury"

Majority Report: Mike Stark Punks Rush Limbaugh

Interesting question RE: Colorado's Constitutional Carry amendment

Dropping the hammer on a 7 year old will give school district "much less to worry about" regarding

Letter to my Senator RE HB 308 and response

America’s Love of Firearms Continues as Gun Sales Continue to Climb

Since D.C.'s handgun ban ended, well-heeled residents have become well armed

N.H. bills would end gun license requirement (New Hampshire constitutional carry)

Two teens charged w/ loaded gun at school (special ed boarding school for kids w/ behavioral probs)

Iowa police chief pushes for businesses to ban weapons

Huntsville sex store trades guns for pleasure

FL Mom lamenting that Florida gun laws would delay what she called the "massacre" of her children

To all Gun Control Advocates: Let's say you get your wish on an extended magazine ban .......

US never searched key yacht in ex-CIA agent's case

Chile leader: Ex-president's death must be solved

Cuba Cooperating in US Case Against Ex-CIA Agent

Haiti: coup enforcer's son murdered in Honduras

Easter Island judge says no to trespassing charges

Brazil choppers in Colombia to fly out FARC hostages

Brazil's Alves says racism ingrained in Spanish grounds

Haiti 'gives Aristide passport'

Cubans' testimony delayed in trial of ex-CIA agent

3 relatives of murdered Mexico activist disappear

The Green Pool

‘Project Gunwalker’ allegations bolstered by Project Gunrunner indictments

A Look At Oil Rich Venezuela’s Shrinking Economy

Cleveland Cavaliers: Record-breakers

Peter King's article may be the best

Jerry Jones facing lawsuits from Super Bowl ticket holders

Michael Young to Rockies? Please, please, please!

The Super Bowl 400 fans now have a second option, which would you choose?

Maryland's Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee (LISTEN)

Advocate Owner Regent Media Accused Of Scamming Big Banks Out Of $90 Million

Born This Way

Municipal polls: Fatah proposes, Hamas disposes

Egyptian uprising enables jailed Hamas militant to escape

Catholic church gives blessing to iPhone app that helps guide worshippers through confession.

What is your view of the term "Islamism"?

Confession App: Catholic Church Sanctions New iPhone App

New rocket could lift astronauts (BBC)

Mind Reading: Neuroscientist V.S. Ramachandran on unlearning pain

Today's image: Mars' Mystery -Black Holes, Portals to an Underground World?

NASA says its pockets not deep enough for new rocket

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