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Archives: March 1, 2011

Kochs' group active in state (Wisconsin)

proof the GOP doesnt care about jobs

Canadian special forces on the ground in Libya

As much as I hate Gadhaffi, what really grills my burger is....

Walker. . .

NYT: Libya and the (UN's) Responsibility to Protect

Saudi Arabia Won’t Buy Facebook for SR Half Trillion

In light of the semi-lockout of protesters at the Wisconsin State Capitol building, I have an idea

Daily Show "Angry Curds" finally spells it out on Wisconsin protests (4:55) - classic

Coup in Qatar Aborted

Republicans fine with unemployment ! (video link)

TNR: Republicans want Wisconsin to become just like the South.

Insurers set for sex discrimination ruling

What is it going to take for the Feds and States to realize "trickle down" is a big fucking scam?

Scott Walker's slimy plan...

The day the Katiba fell (Libya's turning point)

Federal Election Commission Faces Partisan Clash over Secret Campaign Ad Donors

Record 241 nominations for Nobel Peace Prize

the Koch brothers manufacture toilet paper called "Angel Soft"

Pro-Gadhafi forces try to retake strategic city

Boeing Wins $35 B Tanker Contract…after Paying Zero Income Taxes over 3 Years-net refund of $75 mill

How fragile is this Internet infrastructure?

Escalators Gone Wild !!!! ...... scary footage from the L'Enfant Plaza metro station in D.C.

When did Dan Abrams leave Msnbc? He was on GMA this morning

Anyone know this guy's story? Wisconsin PICS

6 of the 14 Wisconsin Senators thinking of returning?

Karl Rove is not scared of Sarah Palin

I support Charlie Sheen on this issue.

TN State Sen. Bill Ketron proposes law to make following Shariah law a felony

Good News! Unions winning battle for public opinion in Wisconsin

From Naomi Klein's twitter: The hypocrisy of the attacks on the US school system.

Wake Up Scotty Walker

World food prices rise for seventh consecutive month, reach new historic peak

What Happened to the Huffington Post???

Just for the freepers that might be trolling, "We are still here!"

If Anonymous say cruised by the land of Freepers and found their site wanting for truth

The union-busting bill is Scott Walker's "wide stance".

Latest things spared by Perry's funding cuts, per my paper interesting trend

Walker and the all expenses paid trip to California

Even though I get DU now, is there a way around losing it

So, the GOP chose to eliminate $75 million from homeless veteran projects. ONE question

So, the GOP chose to eliminate $75 million from homeless veteran projects. ONE question

How did the Roger Ailes indictment go?

BBC: Tea Party remains movement with a mission (Tea Party Summit in Phoenix)

More tiny dolphins wash ashore in Mississippi and Alabama

Frank Rich leaves NYT, joins New York magazine

Stop Tax Haven Abuse Act -- Why aren't we pushing this?

Majority in Poll Back Employees in Public Sector Unions

What's happening in Eau Claire--one small corner of the Cheesehead Revolution

I have some new heroes this morning...

Anyone else having trouble accessing DU?

But it tasted like pepperoni........

LOVING

Tripoli Bob

Alabama Teachers Sue over Law Criminalizing Use of Union Dues for Political Activity

DNA Test For Athletic Potential In Children Debated

I still cannot access DU except

Honest question... have democratic congressmembers ever forced a shutdown of the federal government?

More info on how the GOP "Loves" babies and vets

More info on how the GOP "Loves" babies and vets

CNN is the enemy of the people

100khomes.org -- this looks awesome!!!

Protests hit Iraqi Kurdistan

Need More Info..We Still Can't Get On DU Normally Here In.....

Thank goodness: SC: Corporations have no right to privacy under FOIA

Porter Schedules Fetus To Testify in Favor of Heartbeat Bill

Attacks upon Unions > the craziness of defending the in-defensible:

No one pays any attention to the public sector employees...

Unborn child to 'testify' on Ohio abortion bill

Georgia Pacific products = Koch Brothers

Civic Hybrid owners: 'Fix' ruined my car

REPORT: Wisconsin Gov. Fooled by Hand Disguised as Koch Bro

900 Pound Giant Squid Joins the Cast of The View

Why the GOP won't get blamed for a govt. shutdown

Here's how "right-to-work" states create jobs - 50 new jobs in my area

Cops: Pizzeria owner dumps mice in rival shops

Was it just WI residents cut off from DU last night

Just called Congresswoman Nan Hayworth's Office

Just called Congresswoman Nan Hayworth's Office

Save The White Males!

Prediction: The teabaggers in 2012.... (video - 1:18)

Charles Koch's hypocrisy on "crony capitalism and bloated government"

Ian Murphy being accused of Identity Theft by idiot law prof.

Dick Morris on Hannity last night: "What's at stake here really is

So was Roger Ailes indicted yesterday?

Bad Mouthing America

We'll Shut Down in Flagstaff, Prescott, Yuma: Planned Parenthood

For My Republican "Friends"

Is A Government Shutdown Still Possible? Yes -- Very

What rights do corporations have that unions do not? Corporations are technically "persons".

SEC charges ex-Goldman director in insider case

Why Wars Really Happen

Freedom is a fast-moving train...

How do you close out a facebook account?

Plane from Minsk to Libya - reported the other day.

Video obtained by The Times of London shows mass grave in Libyan desert

Five guns, five teens, five tragedies.

"You will no longer be able to sign in to YouTube without a Google Account."

Brawny, Sparkle (glass cleaner) Mardi Gras...these Brands are Koch Bros Products.

Fighter jets and helicopter gunships and naval assets, OH MY! Neocons salivate over Libya...

Gaddafi tried targeting U.S. Base in Italy with Missiles in 1986

With the 2012 Elections Gearing Up The Media Is Back To Doing What It Does Best

Open Letter To The World

Anyone else having login problems with DU?

Koch Brothers stage sit-in at mansion

If we had the machine the Right-wing has, there would be no debate about a progressive agenda

ADMINS?...MORE ACCESS/DNS PROB INFO PLEASE?...

Americans United Urges House Panel To Reject Federal Funding Of Religious Schools

Capital in Madison must open doors

Fox News(Megyn Kelly for one) keep saying in Wisconsin

Safe proxy to get to DU: any recommendations ?

LOL PHOTO: "Seen At Wisconsin Capitol Today..."

LOL PHOTO: "Seen At Wisconsin Capitol Today..."

LOL PHOTO: "Seen At Wisconsin Capitol Today..."

Libyan Revolution Tweets, Day 13 (or 15*), Part 1

A window into teabagger/Koch family values

msnbc = more sheen @ nbc

USA Today Shows How to Lie with Statistics; Claims Public Employee Pay is Higher than Private Sector

US accuses former UBS banker of helping tax evaders

Ohio Senate committee schedules fetus as witness

Ohio Senate committee schedules fetus as witness

China evacuates "homesick" workers from Libya

OH Anti-Choice Activists Will Present ‘Youngest’ Witness ‘Ever’ A Fetus

Fish discards to be banned by the EU – at last

The Straight Dope: How are you supposed to spell Muammar Gaddafi/Khadafy/Qadhafi?

2008 Factory Occupation Leader Inside Wisconsin State Capitol

Parents want Horry County School Board to ban book

Parents want Horry County School Board to ban book

Nelson Mandela said Gaddafi was his "brother leader."

Postcard from a New American Progressive Movement: The Wisconsin Strategy

Are Du's internet problems part of larger "Anti-Anonymous"

Quadaffi is a minor league thug compared to the Saud Gang.

Limbaugh renames "NOW" to "NAGS" and calls them "a bunch of whores to liberalism"

Austerity for EVERYONE!

Former Sen. Chris Dodd to head MPAA

Mo. Republican bill to eliminate many child labor laws...

Tenn. bill would make following Shariah a felony

Greenpeace petition against cancer-causing chemicals

GAO Audit Hits Agencies for Uncoordinated, Inefficient Programs

Shouts of "Murderer!" from crowd and police guard after soccer player kicks opposing team's owl

Oklahoma State Senate Votes to Name Bridge After War Criminal

Oh brother. Privatisation being pushed in the wake of the NZ earthquake.

Why Can You Drink Alcohol In A Limo, But Not In A Car?

Want to watch Walker(R) bury himself some more?

Anti-Gay Activist Arrested for Public Masturbation

Well...I guess not all of them are bad

Cuts for thee, but not for me.

Happy National Pig Day, Everyone!

As The Pentagon Spins: Financial terrorism suspected in 2008 economic crash

House GOP SPENDING CUTS Would Prevent 10,000 LOW-INCOME VETERANS From Receiving Housing Assistance

8,500 union protesters rally at Ohio Statehouse over Senate Bill 5

A follow-up for Scott Walker (Buffalo Beast)

Hearing in Madison right now...

Libyan Revolution Tweets, Day 13 (or 14*), Part 2

Libyan Revolution Tweets, Day 13 (or 14*), Part 2

Is working with political parties the best way to get things done?

Is working with political parties the best way to get things done?

Tweety goes a Walkering - top story

Huckabee Questions Obama Birth Certificate, Claims He Was Raised in K

Missouri House approves bill capping minimum wage

Palin Fans Organizing Plan To All Pull Over To Side of Road For Some Reason

Reps. Weiner and Murphy: Force Politicized Supremes to Recuse Themselves

Just saw on Twitter that the Capitol building in Wisconsin will have to be opened

House passes two-week funding measure 335-91

The Kochs and people like them want all of the cookies...

David Korten: War Against the Middle Class

Talking to a Teabagger on an e-mail list I belong to that is about peak oil.

"the leaders of the House Mass Deportation Caucus" - all repubs, of course.

Will Unions Wake Up to Fox/Limbaugh, etc. Because of Wisconsin?

Assange Complains of Jewish Smear Campaign

If Gov. Scott Walker prevails, will Wisconsin look more like the South?

We need a countdown clock for Walker's recall ...

Obama wants war forever and ever more, amen

Tuesday Toons 2- repubs

Tuesday Toons 2- repubs

Hilarious. "Anonymous" backs down from Westboro/Phelps confrontation. Supports Free Speech.

Tuesday Toons 1- Unions

Cameron backtracks on Libya no-fly zone plan (Shot down by US/France)

House Approves Budget Measure to Avert Shutdown

Dior fires "odious" Galliano (big time designer) for racist slurs caught on video

Tuesday Toons 4- War, Oil and Charlie

It's Time To Play: "Sheen, Beck, Or Qaddafi?"

Tuesday Toons 3- Libya

Black lawmakers accused Republicans...of trying to "manufacture tension" between African-Americans

Is anyone using Google Public DNS to get to DU?

Fox News lies! ... Fox News LIES!!! ... FOX NEWS LIES!!!!! (Part Deux) Somebody crack a window,

Cyanine Poisoning in Boston (Brighton) Mass....

New Careers for the New Economy

So what happened to DU yesterday? Hacked? DDOS?

I don't know if Rush Holt is a good Democratic Party member

Whoa... Something I didn't know. Michelle Malkin's "Hot Air"

Let me 'splain it to you Tweety.

Labor Organizers Consider General Strike in Wisconsin as Gov. Scott Walker Refuses to Negotiate

A Wisconsin Bottom Line: What We Are Fighting For

Copy of Judge's Restraining Order to Open Capitol

Bwahaha Michael Steele out of the repuke but not out of the stupid. Many Dems in the Tea Party

Is anyone livestreaming via justintv? It

Republicans lose control of another US Appeals court

Florida senators file lawsuit to force Gov. Scott to accept federal money for high-speed rail.

Stabenow bill would halt Congress' pay during federal shutdown

Stabenow bill would halt Congress' pay during federal shutdown

Stabenow bill would halt Congress' pay during federal shutdown

Stabenow bill would halt Congress' pay during federal shutdown

RT News: Middle Class Misery

Menthol Cigarette Ban? Tobacco Companies Sue FDA

"MO State Sen. Jane Cunningham's bizarre bill that will eliminate many child labor law restrictions

Must Read: Corporate Profits Soaring Thanks to Record Unemployment

Shocking news for California

BP owns part of Noble well that got first permit

BP owns part of Noble well that got first permit

Cost of Manufacturing is relative. The China model.

Maryland Rep Carter holds gay communities civil rights hostage

Huckabee claims Obama grew up in Kenya

Now Georgia wants to limit candidates with that birth certificate crap.

If you have a billion dollars....

Newt Gingrich to announce first step toward White House bid

Libyan Revolution Tweets, Day 13 (or 14*), Part 3

Madison rumor: Walker bussing in tea partiers to fill gallery for budget speech

U.S. repositioning forces around Libya: Pentagon

"Perfect casting: Chris Dodd as lobbyist"....(MPAA Welcomes Dodd!)

"Perfect casting: Chris Dodd as lobbyist"....(MPAA Welcomes Dodd!)

Spanish Court Gives Go-Ahead for Guantánamo Torture Investigation to Continue

Texas-sized gaffe: Rick Perry says Juarez is 'in America'

Its alive...the old DU is back up....

Incipit Newt 2.0

*****Walker (R-WI) Budget Live Thread*****

Walker budget-repair bill unconstitutional, Milwaukee city attorney says

DU - Call to Action

By this and send it to your congressman

NYC lawmaker: Cyclists: "license, registration and proof of insurance, please..."

Radio Free Albemuth

DU a poll: Do you support Senate (Ohio) Bill 5?

CA Attorney Gen. Asks Courts to Lift Gay Marriage Ban

The thread on the link here is giving me a malware warning when I click on [View All]

Tea Partiers: Your political party and father have much in common

Tax the Rich or face the poor and middle class in the streets

WA & BC: Batten down the hatches...

Matthew Yglesias: The Kochs and the Commons

Science Literacy Academic David Ng - Dear Oprah: Some thoughts on your credibility.

Should Chavez condemn his friend and fellow dictator Gaddafi?

proofread my latest editorial on cutting homeless vet funding....

Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez: U.S. distorting situation in #Libya 'to justify an invasion'

Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez: U.S. distorting situation in #Libya 'to justify an invasion'

Where are the jobs, Boner?

motown at the white house on pbs

You know what really DOES annoy me about public schools?

Cry me a river Michelle Litjens

Cry me a river Michelle Litjens

Whoa. Atlanta water bills: Some residents paying $1,000 a month

Repug just called the protestors "slobs" live on MSNBC.

national women's herstory month

I told my 7th grade son to ask History teacher "What was Bloody Thursday"

HEMP Farming bill in CA Legislature!

HEMP Farming bill in CA Legislature!

Yemen March 1 protest - slideshow from Flickr

Bwaaaaaaaah hahahahaha Rachel is tearing Walker a new one

Wisconsin's Walker Seeks Almost 22,000 Job Cuts in Budget

Who said it? Charles Koch or Al Capone?

Who said it? Charles Koch or Al Capone?

Who said it? Charles Koch or Al Capone?

Bankrupt Vallejo becomes magnet for hookers

Supreme Court rejects AT&T corporate privacy rights

Man pleads guilty to duping moms into abusing kids

Obama Administration DoJ Cranks Up Its Covert War on Whistleblowers

Obama Administration DoJ Cranks Up Its Covert War on Whistleblowers

Andy Kroll, Mother Jones: Wisconsin Democrats Demand Probe of Gov. Walker (filing ethics complaint)

Meals On Wheels Presidents urges Congress not to adopt Obama's proposed funding

Ten thousand rally against Armenian government

California should allow gay marriage-att'y general

I'm getting Huckabee robocalls DAILY. Calgon, take me away!

When I was in Kindergarten they asked us to draw what we wanted to be. I drew a teacher

Anti-Gay Pastor, Rev'd Grant Storms, arrested

Middle school student suspended for opening door

Middle school student suspended for opening door

Link to video of Grothman calling protesters "slobs" on the Last Word

CNN, please stop showing that Scott Brown Cosmopolitan photo.

Adorable Overload: Police officer stops traffic, escorts ducks to safety (VIDEO)

Giffords' large 'family' aids recovery

Anger is a gift.

Madison rumor that Walker bussed in tea partiers to pack gallery for his budget speech.

Google recovers wiped Emails from tape

Mandatory Tuesday Malloy Truthseeker Check In!

Gates Plays Down Idea of U.S. Force in Libya

Gates Plays Down Idea of U.S. Force in Libya

Ruh-roh!! Charlie sheen has entered the Tweeter age!

Wisconsin Budget Would Slash School and Municipal Aid

I admire Gaddafi

I admire Gaddafi

Is Pete Shumlin our Tommy Douglas?

Tax cuts for Wealthy & Business / Education cuts for Children - Walker has LOST

Libyan Revolution Tweets, Day 13 (or 14*), Part 4

It's happening in Texas too. March 12th.

Who is the Kochthuglican twit on with O'Donnell? He referred to protestors as "slobs"

TN is NUMBER ONE...in meth lab busts and seizures...

Grothman's phone numbers

In regard to the DU being down/unusable in the past day or two

Did You Know That it's Impossible to Dislike any Column Written on Kochs' Americans for Prosperity?

Meet the White Supremacist Leading the GOP's Anti-Sharia Crusade

Cut Education! The world needs more stupid republicans!

Well Before All This Unrest Broke Out In the Middle East We Heard Gas Will Go Up To $5 Per Gallon...

madison radio drops beck

madison radio drops beck

What percentage of Fox's audience is liberals ?

ANTI-GAY Pastor BUSTED For Public Masturbation

Why did bin Laden release provocative video during Bush's 2 terms, but

Best starting off place for college graduate to look for a federal gov't job?

Police Departments Turn to Volunteers for array of investigative duties

Questions to teachers

DoDUers think it's worth the 'trouble' to email Senators to repeal tax-cut extensions extorted from

Whoa! I'm on! DU has been down for over 24 hours! I'm using TOR to get through.

Explain To Me : Why Does M$N Call The "Egypt ion Revolt" .....

Anonymous Uncovers Corruption in Wisconsin Labor Dispute

Coming soon to the city of brotherly love

Coming soon to the city of brotherly love

FOK News Channel - Facebook Needs "Likes"

Now this is conservativism I think we can like around here.

Giving birth control out a year at a time significantly lowers abortion and pregnancy rates...

The Weasels regain Toad Hall, Badgers not welcome.

The Weasels regain Toad Hall, Badgers not welcome.

Just heard from some definitely a-political friends of mine in North-east U.S.

My Congressman IS a rocket scientist---and he beat Watson

My Congressman IS a rocket scientist---and he beat Watson

Conservative Party of Canada faces fines or jail time after campaign finance ruling

Lawrence O'Donnell | MSNBC | Charlie Sheen

KO: Scott Walker: That Man Is An Idiot

KO: Scott Walker: That Man Is An Idiot

Feb Glenn Beck Ratings Down Most of any FNC Show -26% Total -32% Younger

Black Africans and other non-Libyans targeted for revenge killings: reports

Sometimes it sucks to care

Sometimes it sucks to care

Sometimes it sucks to care

Found on FB; "The Arrogance of Authority"

When Will The Repug Governors Privatize Public Sector Jobs?......

Senator Grothman (R) WI - The protestors are stinking up the Capitol

Are DUers watching Lawrence

Evidently the DNC doesn't think climate change is one of the top 15 priorites facing our country

Now "we" are slobs

Wisconsin Republicans introduce Idiot Protection Act to ban prank calls

Isn't it about time for Fair Deal II ?

Chicago art teacher fired while fighting cancer. Fired while on sick leave. That's heartless.

State Sen Bill Ketron of the sharia law bill in TN gets an earful after lying to me...

A public union employee, a teabagger, and a CEO

Tanks at Washington County(Pa.)Marcellus site catch fire!

The Naysayers are Right: There is no way labor will win the Wisconsin battle...

Paul B. Farrell: Four time bombs that will blow up Wall Street

Paul B. Farrell: Four time bombs that will blow up Wall Street

TOON: Tom Tomorrow - Sacrifices Must Be Made! Don't The Schoolteachers And Janitors Understand That?

Guess what? According to Dick Morris' poll - Scott Walker is winning the fight!!

Women killed by boyfriend while 2 cops stand outside guarding her from same boyfriend

POE Press Release: New Bar Complaint Filed Against Clarence & Virginia Thomas

The Haircut

A modest proposal for reforming defense spending

TOON: Slowpoke - "Union Envy"

Ben Bernanke warns of U.S. deficit's ‘near and present danger’

C'mon, people. Time for us all to unite behind the Republicans.

Gov. Rick Scott of Florida gets an F in history and economics!

Gov. Rick Scott of Florida gets an F in history and economics!

WHY WE DOUBT Clarence Thomas.

GOP looks to cut IRS budget despite returns

Bill Would Make Some Airport Screening Sexual Assault

New bill would require Barack Obama to provide proof of birth to get on Georgia ballot

No Canadian Fox News

Walker to Dems: Come back to Wisconsin or the schools get it.

everyone on DU should stand up for teachers

Social Security workers protesting on Wednesday across the U.S. against threatened budget cuts!

Pew Poll: Only Wealthiest Income Bracket Sides With Gov. Walker Over Unions

Bill acknowledges the right of citizens to record on-duty police

Just ordered heating oil...3.599 gal! F*cking Gadhafi!

Charles Koch issues his instructions to the peasants (update 2)

I am LITERALLY shaking with rage! Fuck Boehner!

I read all these idiotic and really crazy laws being proposed by republicans

55% of ReTHUGS voters would be willing to recall Wisconsin state senators

Please realize - Grothman et al aren't botching their lines with these outbursts

Is Walker trying to raid the unions' pension funds?

Rumsfeld ATTACKS Bob Woodward -- On FACEBOOK!

Al Jazeera just did a nice piece on the protesters in Wisconsin

Revealed! The Ancient Mystery at the Heart of the Worldwide Communist Conspiracy

Libyan Revolution Tweets, Day 13 (or 14*), Part 5

Marauding Gay Hordes Drag Thousands Of Helpless Citizens From Marriages After Obama Drops DOMA

Russian TV Reports On The Silence From Our Media (Wisconsin)...

Libya is United in Popular Revolution – Please No Western Military Intervention

In boost for GOP plan, Fed chief says cuts won't derail recovery

In boost for GOP plan, Fed chief says cuts won't derail recovery

In boost for GOP plan, Fed chief says cuts won't derail recovery

Religious Coalition Tells The GOP That ‘The Budget Shouldn’t Be Balanced On the Backs Of The Poor’

Sharron Angle: I Taught Students Creationism, Harry Reid 'Public Enemy Number One'

Found this link saying Grothman was "mobbed" by "thugs".

A poll that should get some DU love.

Will Obama Dare Campaign in Front of Union Workers in 2012?

Planned Parenthood was, at it's inception, supported by

Bristol Palin's new book titled "Not Afraid of Life"

Does anyone know of an organization that helps people with pets who have fallen on hard times?

Bachmann wants $700M fed funds for bridge (it's not an earmark, it's a transportation project)

NEed a smile today. Look below. Guarenteed to make you smile and more

potential DANGER of using a PROXY to access DU?

For a minute I thought I might have to resuscitate the poor, dumb, bastard.

Raw Story: Fox News Reporter Appears To Have Lied About Being 'Punched' By Protester (VIDEO)

Things are not always as they appear at first glance...

Elliot Spitzer (CNN) is on FIRE Tonight

I have tried every single recommended fix to connect to DU

Facebook will soon share users’ phone numbers and addresses with 3rd parties

Obama to tour Miami school with JEB BUSH on Friday to promote "bipartisan education reform"

Wis. Dems in Ill. vow to fight gov's budget plan

Wis. Dems in Ill. vow to fight gov's budget plan

Radiation in fracking fluid is a new concern!

Radiation in fracking fluid is a new concern!

.Does this sound like Obama? I sure hope it's true.

Will Obama let the taxcuts for the wealthy expire at the end of 2012?

Will Obama let the taxcuts for the wealthy expire at the end of 2012?

It is amazing that the kindness of strangers can turn a bad day into an exceptional one

A beautiful article comparing Steinbeck's "Grapes of Wrath" with Wisconsin of today.

ThinkProgress: How Koch Industries Makes Billions by Demanding Bailouts and Taxpayer Subsidies

Huckabee "misspoke"...

If I see a Republican inside a burning car, I won't do a damned thing to help him

Globalism Is Pushing The Standard Of Living Of The Middle Class Down To Third World Levels

The dogs who listen to children reading

The Real U.S. National Security Budget - The Figure No One Wants You to See

MSNBC Feb Ratings - Rachel Up but Olbermann Absence Felt

As tension rises, people are talking about a general strike

The Administration needs to admit it....this country simply can't AFFORD foreign wars anymore

Why are Women so Angry?

Well the crisis is hitting home!

The GOP Plan to Cut Social Security ... Starting Right Now

Chavez says he won't condemn Libya's Gadhafi

What is next in the rethuglican's diabolical plan to steal the 2012 elections?

A Republican entering heaven

Sudden Retirements Wreak Havoc in Wisconsin

Really Fox News, really????

Fetus to 'testify' at hearing on Ohio abortion bill

Scott Walker's budget address: The ego has landed

March 1, 2011-Firefighters (IAFF Local 311) and others protest at Madison Capitol

Accidental Death Becomes Suicide When Insurers Don't Pay

ABC had a story on today which illustrates why we need civil suits and regulation of industry.

God, These Pieces Of Shit...

This will break your heart - Man was prepped for liver transplant & insurance denied him right there

Teachers and Parents "Save Our Schools" National March on Washington on July 30, 2011 !

People have been asking what this so-called "DNS problem" is, and how it happened. Let me explain.

Wow! Neither Tweety nor his guests, Howard Fineman and Josh Marshall, knew that public union

The Liberal Media Strikes Again

Grapes of Wrath 2011

Is there a difference between corporatism and fascism?

'Anonymous' Going After Palantir?

Frank Rich to leave NYT

House Dems Call for Probe Into U.S. Chamber of Commerce Plot to Discredit Perceived Enemies

Sometimes life really sucks.

'61 memo claims Ted Kennedy sought to rent brothel

We're all aliens... how humans began life in outer space

'I love Hitler': new scandal hits (British fashion designer) John Galliano

Iran says treatment of opposition is internal affair

House Dems Call for Probe Into U.S. Chamber of Commerce Plot to Discredit Perceived Enemies

Ivory Coast: UN experts attacked in Yamoussoukro

Obama administration joins critics of U.S. nonprofit group that oversees Internet

Security contractors accused of killing civilians to be retried

UK sought arms deals with Libya in Nov.

Saudi Arabia Won’t Buy Facebook for SR Half Trillion

Coup in Qatar Aborted

A barber in Saudi Arabia uses magic, sorcery to steal client’s money

RAF Typhoons Could Enforce Libya No-Fly Zone

China Says Police `Properly Handled' Reporters at Protest

Guttenberg quits as German defence minister

Chavez: U.S. distorting situation in Libya 'to justify an invasion'

Union takes action against school board

Zimbabwe tense over anti-Mugabe protests call

California students gather at food and justice summit

U.N. urges Zimbabwe to release (45) detained activists (arrested for discussing Egypt and Tunisia)

Chavez says he won't condemn Libya's Gadhafi

Vilsack Thinks Government Shutdown Will Be Avoided

45 Zimbabweans charged (with treason) over Egypt revolt video (& face death penalty)

Gaddafi's Son: 'Cameron Wants To Be A Hero'

In boost for GOP plan, Fed chief says cuts won't derail recovery

Gaddafi tried targeting U.S. Base in Italy with Missiles in 1986

Yemeni president says US and Israel behind unrest

Open Letter To The World

Battle for Libya Rages as Qaddafi Strikes Back

Spokesman for Rep. Issa fired for sharing reporter e-mails

Massey official Stover arrested; allegedly lied in disaster inquiry

Progressives Target GOP State Senators In WI With Recall Threat

'Corpse' Gaddafi should step down - Kremlin source

Boehner rejects four week government funding bill

High court sides with fired Army reservist

Britain to cut aid to world's poorest countries

Several hurt in reported explosion at Lake City Army Ammunition Plant

Debt Ceiling Showdown Will Come After Tax Day

House Passes Budget Measure to Avert Shutdown

Abortion restrictions advance ( victims of rape and incest would have to dig into their own pockets)

Israeli official: Netanyahu may seek interim accord with Palestinians

Court: Victim's dying words may be used at trial

Libya: Tony Blair agreed to train Gaddafi’s special forces in 'deal in the desert’

Benefits of Clean Air Act Rules to Reach $2T, EPA Says

Giants' Mara 1st Owner Seen at NFL Mediation (owners could lock out the players Friday)

Outages for Bank of America's online customers

Chavez proposes talks for Libya

Venezuelan union leader sentenced to 7 years in prison, lawyer says

Clashes between security forces and protesters reported in Iran

Women Gain in Job Market, Lag on Pay, White House Report Says

As tension rises, people are talking about a general strike

Facebook will soon share users’ phone numbers and addresses with 3rd parties

Switching biofuels could do a double-whammy on climate change

STOCK MARKET WATCH, Tuesday,March 1, 2011

Judge Orders Wisconsin Capitol Re-Opened

HSBC halts US foreclosures over paperwork errors

Libyan rebels celebrate win in battle near Tripoli

Dodd to be Hollywood's top man in Washington

Calif AG asks court to lift gay marriage stay

TSA employee charged with helping drug dealers at airport

Obama to tour Miami school with Jeb Bush on Friday

David Cameron backtracks on Libya no-fly zone plan as US distances itself

Movie theaters fined for child labor violations

WikiLeaks, Internet in Record Nobel Peace Field

Holocaust survivors to protest Nelson, Obama Miami fundraiser

Bill circulating in Legislature to end spoof calls

Tourist arrested for giving Heil Hitler salute in holiday photo outside Reichstag

Boehner likens state budgets to hostages with machine guns at head

Boehner likens state budgets to hostages with machine guns at head

Destroyer CO, CMC fired during deployment

More College Graduates Taking Public Service Jobs

Wisconsin Democrats Demand Probe of Gov. Walker

Board Member of Goldman Sachs and Procter & Gamble Charged in Insider Trading Scheme

'They were tied up in a bathtub': Transcript emerges of phone call to abuse hotline just four days b

Bill Would Make Some Airport Screening Sexual Assault

NJ Democrat Rep. Rush Holt Beats IBM’s Watson in ‘Jeopardy’

Fox News reporter appears to have lied about being ‘punched’ by protester

Spokesman says Huckabee 'simply misspoke' about Obama's childhood

Newt Gingrich plans to launch bid for Republican nomination in 2012

Right Now

hahahha now there is an old band with a distinctive sound, I'd know 'em anywhere!

Thanks everyone for your kind words about Wheezie

A barber in Saudi Arabia uses magic, sorcery to steal client’s money

Wisconsin Sheriff Pulled Deputies From Capitol, Says They Won't Be 'Palace Guard'

Maine-ah's PSA for March 1 - specifically for women

...when the bullet hits the bone...

Father and Son

“A public union employee, a teabagger, and a CEO are sitting ...

Good: I found out my car takes E85

Suspected car thief in Danbury outs himself, police say...

I am never, ever drinking again. EVER!!! ... ... ... ... ... Especially not tequila.

Michael Jackson -- historical plagiarist:

MiddleFingerMom is always willing to lend a helping, um... you know... hand.

You know a movie titled "Zombie Strippers" is going to be bad, but...

Video - Humpback Whale songs and pictures recorded by David Neiwert @ Crooks&Liars

900 Pound Giant Squid Joins the Cast of The View

Hangover or no hangover... tomorrow we go back to YOU feeding ME. 'k?

A shout out and Thank you to California Peggy..

Great, now cats are growing opposable thumbs

The man. The myth. The fucking legend.

How could the Academy Awards forget Peter Graves (and others)?

Frank Buckles the last known WW I vet has died.....

The mystery of the dead mice

You look like you had work done on your face

John STAMOS's hilarious reply to Charlie SHEEN

Supreme Court rejects AT&T corporate privacy rights

Why didn't Winter's BONE do better at the Oscars?

So what do you think DNS really stands for?

Happy 21st Birthday WannaBeGrumpy!!!

Help! Does anyone out there understand microsoft Excel?

Fellow Psychonauts, chime in!!!!!

Dydd Gwyl Dewi Hapus I bawb! Happy St David's Day everyone!

Special occasion or not, MiddleFingerMom INSISTS on dressing formally for dinner.

Suze Rotolo dead at 67

DO NOT remodel your bathroom!

How Well Do You Know: The Social Network?

Holy Crap! I have a thread at the top of the Greatest Page!

Can anyone explain binding mediation?

Hope

Can anyone explain blinding meditation?

The New MICROBE IS HERE!

The New MICROBUS IS HERE!

Are You Receiving Me?

The New MICROBREW IS HERE!

The New MICROPROBE IS HERE!

The Vienna Philharmonic

The New MONOCLE IS HERE!

Anybody else have trouble getting into DU tonight?

I shall call him Mini-Me.

Charlie Sheen Quotes As New Yorker Cartoons

Meow.

Existential ennui with kittehs:

I'm at a loss for words as to how this cat allowed this to happen

Random Thoughts in an email I just received.

Kali likes to discourage visitors at her ranch -- see the enclosed photo from the "Guest Bunkhouse".

So has anybody Seen Nancy "Flaming Nostrils of Justice" Grace's new show, Swift Justice?

Kitteh Watching Boxing

Wisconsin voters express buyer’s remorse over Gov. Scott Walker

Remember Robert Blake on talk shows in the 70s? Doesn't Charlie Sheen sound more

Julian Assange says "Jewish" conspiracy behind WikiLeaks smear campaign

I just ordered a new cat tree, and one of these things:

Charlie Sheen v Muammar Gaddafi: whose line is it anyway?

The Charlie Sheen Dictionary

"Weeds" spoiler alert. I've just watched the first two seasons of "Weeds" on dvd. I love it

Listening to 70's sitcom theme songs, do you remember how shows were about workers?

I support Charlie Sheen on this issue.

The meanest boss on reality TV

Can anyone tell me how I can find the "answer" to a Final Jeopardy of last week?

Anyone else hate Judge Judy??

THIS is China

Atheist Vader:

My FAVORITE meal -- spakitty & meatballs.

TP and pro-Walker GoogleAd on DU!! LOL

The New MONOPOLE IS HERE!

Whatever happened to Looney Tunes?

No one told me that Mark Fidrych had passed away back in 2009!!!

Grandpa bought my 6-year-old an iPod Touch!

No, really...why didn't -anyone- tell me about Carl Hiaasen?

Good God! Charlie Sheen looks terrible!

After a VERY long hard ocean voyage, observers on the dock could see more seamen on deck than usual.

Not many people know about THIS mealtime gathering -- "The Last Breakfast".

"Voluptuous nurse" is the phrase for today. Modify a thread title to include "voluptuous nurse".

Christian Rock: someone please explain it to me.

When will they ever learn? When will they ever learn?

Contrary to the post about not posting.

"By Grapthar's hammer... what a savings."

Places you don't want to be when the Zombie Wars begin:

Heading to S Calif this week for vacation, need advice.

Ohio Set to Vote on Ending Public Union Rights

Protesters Refuse to Leave Wisconsin State Capitol: State Rep. Kelda Helen Roys Interview. 1 of 2

RIVER FALLS WISCONSIN RALLY FEB 26 2011 start

Healthcare Is For Rich People! Indiana Governor Mitch Daniels

Russell Pearce Has An Arizona Nightmare! (Parody)

ED SHOW: Gov. Walker Violated Ethics, Labor, and Election Laws?

Gov. Walker's 'Nixon Moment': Koch Brother Tapes Analyzed

Feb 15 Wisconsin Protest = 10,000 union public employees and supporters

The People's Legislature in Madison WI

ED SHOW: Gov. Walker Target of AFSCME Legal Complaint

AZ Sen. Albert Hale Denounces the Slew of Racist Laws

TDPS: Brad Friedman on Chamber of Commerce & HBGary targeting him and his family for reporting

Banksters are to blame NOT TEACHERS - Dylan Ratigan 2/28/11

Rep. Hulsey speaks to protestors inside the Capitol

Thom Hartmann: The Republican strategy simple - divide and conquer

Papantonio: Koch Brothers’ Fascism On The Move

Wall Street Getting Away With Financial Murder - Ratigan & Angelides

WI Sen. Erpenbach: Gov. Walker "Lying"

RIVER FALLS WISCONSIN RALLY FEB 26 2011 Gov Walker and Bachmann Scared off

Chris Matthews Thinks Orrin Hatch Would Have Made Healthcare Reform More "Moderate"

Democrats- Abandon Fiscal Conservatives for Economic Justice!

Colonel Gaddafi in 47 seconds

Hypocrisy on Egypt, Libya, and Wisconsin Reporting, Fox News Heckled

Thom Hartmann: 10 provisions that should worry many Wisconsinites

March 1, 2011-Firefighters (IAFF Local 311) and others protest at Madison Capitol

Learn U.S. History in 3 Minutes

TDPS: Did Fox News CEO Roger Ailes commit crime to protect Giuliani? Hannity/O'Reilly/Beck in union

Gov. Scott Walker's complete budget proposal speech.

Gov. Walker Refused To Invest in State, Jobs Loss Devastating

Thom Hartmann: Uncut Disrupts Service of Bank of America

WI Protests: Resolution of Sen Grothman Incident

Cenk on MSNBC: Shootings, Kids Die In Fire - State Budget Cuts To Blame?

Mike Malloy - Republicans Love Hurting Children

The Story of Citizens United v. FEC (2011) - storyofstuff.org

RIVER FALLS WISCONSIN RALLY FEB 26 2011 Angry Deputy Stops GOP member.mpg

Classic Trainwreck: Alex Jones On "The View" "Charlie Sheen Didn't Kill A Million People In Iraq!

WI. Senate President Michael Ellis ' RECALL ' Robo Call

WI Republican State Senator Glenn Grothman Calls Protestors "A Bunch of Slobs"

The War is Over

Kimmel's 'The PRESIDENT'S Speech' (2:28) trailer

GOP Tactic: Intramural Class Warfare

Unions polling well, Scott Walker polling poorly

Can Medicaid Reform Make a Difference for Homeless Individuals?

Obama supports speeding up health-care reform in Vermont

Heard about a poll on TV that more independens will blame Obama if Gov shuts down

Defining Internet "freedom": Ars interviews Senator Al Franken

The Hill: Chris Dodd to be Hollywood's top man in Washington

Just Weird and Icky

Think Progress: Sojourners ad: What Would Jesus Cut?

U.S. says will keep squeezing Gaddafi until he quits

Eugene Robinson: "an odd assortment of the uninspiring and the unelectable"

TPM: U.S. Stays Mum as Iraqi Security Forces Kill, Detain and Abuse Protesters

Is there dissention in the ranks in WI? I just heard that the Dems are wavering? Sheesh.

SPTimes Buzz Blog: Obama will visit Miami high school Friday with Jeb Bush

Cuts for thee, but not for me

Bipartisan duo sues Florida Gov. Scott over rejection of federal high-speed rail money

BRAVE republicans coming up on Rachel. ON RACHEL MADDOW'S SHOW!

Paul Krugman: Americans Don’t Hate Unions

300+ economists agree that deep budget cuts would hurt the U.S. economy

What will it take to force Walker to back down?

Uh-oh. Disney and First Lady Michelle Obama team up for 'Healthy Living.'

Boehner Says Public Employee Unions Have ‘A Machine Gun’ Pointed ‘At The Heads Of The Local Official

REPORT: How Koch Industries Makes Billions Corrupting Government And Polluting For Free (Part 2)

Obama grew up in Kenya.. Huckabee told me..

Krugman: "Oh, boy — this George Will column is truly bizarre"

Presidential Proclamation--50th Anniversary of the Peace Corps

Gingrich to announce Presidential run on Thursday.

Robert Reich: How to Fix Social Security Permanently

The Republicans are going to hang themselves...

The List of 70 Spending Cuts to be Included in the CR follows:

Sec. Hilda Solis: At the Table

Ed Show bugged me: I may not sound very liberal right now or supportive.

Green Machine: Sucking carbon dioxide out of the air

German states file legal complaint against nuclear phase-out reverse

Congressmen Call for Tighter Regulation After Report Shows Hydrofracking's Toxic Wastewater Threat

New Heating Oil Rules Would Affect Thousands Of NYC Buildings

Science Daily - Study Projects Lodgepole Pine May Survive In Only 17% Of Current N. American Range

Obama loan guarantees drive nuclear proposals in three more states

Breaking Free From the Nuclear Deterrence Scam

GOP Tactic: Intramural Class Warfare

Whom do The New York Times and The Guardian work for?

Our view: Guns on campus could harm more than protect (USA Today)

Zimbabwe Activists May Have Been Tortured, Official Says

Starve the Beast: How the GOP's Fiscal Policies Damage our Future

How Rumsfeld misleads and ducks responsibility in his new book

The Real U.S. National Security Budget: The Figure No One Wants You to See

We need to Act Now While People are Down and Deficits are High by Tex Shelters

Reps. Weiner and Murphy: Force Politicized Supremes to Recuse Themselves

Question for DUers: do you think it's worth it to email to urge repeal of tax cut extensions (Dec)

Public Sector Workers Earn Less - Economic Policy Institute

The awful truth: education won't stop the west getting poorer

GOP War on Women: If You Have Sex, Republicans Want to Pry In Your Private Parts

A Tale of Two Worlds: Apocalypse, 4Chan, WikiLeaks and the Silent Protocol Wars

Firearm registration and taxation bill proposed in New York Senate

Illinois Attorney General Instructs Police to Release Names of Gun Owners

Bangor teen charged with bringing gun into Denny’s

Five guns, five teens, five tragedies.

Concealed weapons debate gets personal in Carson City

More woman carrying guns, experts say

Libyan people defend themselve

I think it's time to outlaw fire.

11 y/o drug from his home in hand-cuffs... For drawing a stick figure... With a gun...

Editorial: Avoid hysteria on campus guns (Texas)

Republican bill would let gun owners carry concealed weapons without permits (Maine)

Our view: Guns on campus could harm more than protect (USA Today)

Links to liberal/progressive pro-gun sites-for information and education...

Cuban doctors are on the rural frontlines in Haiti’s cholera epidemic

Opposition hits out at Chavez: Gaddafi must return replica of Bolivar's sword

Chavez will not go with the international tide … civil war looming in Libya

The Economist // Could Venezuela really go bankrupt?

Venezuela in the dock for political disqualifications

Iron shipments to Venezuelan-state run firms suspended

2nd guerrilla attack kills 2

'FARC kill father for resisting son's recruitment'

The Colombian Vice President: a diplomatic champion?

The owl

"Venezuela has taken the stance of a rogue State"

Focus on Bonds’s Ex-Trainer as Perjury Trial Nears

Carson Palmer: "I have $80M in the bank and will never set foot in Paul Brown Stadium again."

A Chicken Goes Into a Bar

Forbes: Seattle is America's most miserable sports city...again

UN set to adopt report that praises Libya's human-rights record

Tel Aviv to build affordable housing for Jaffa's Arab residents

Netanyahu mulls Palestinian state with temporary borders as part of interim peace deal

Hamas to U.N.: Don’t teach Holocaust

Hamas breaks up peaceful protest in Gaza

Holy Crap!

Pyroclastic Flow Remnants at Shiveluch Volcano (big pic)

New Hubble Pic- Orion’s Lesser-known Nebula Takes Centre Stage

Need some DU brainstorm love re: teaching Plate Tectonics

Boston Dynamics Building Fast-Running Robot Cheetah, New Agile Humanoid

Cats Adore, Manipulate Women

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