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Archives: March 14, 2011

ANON B of A Files (parking for now)

Firing PJ Crowley was the moral equivalent of Bush firing Richard Clarke

Help...

GOP spending plan would cost 700,000 jobs, new report says

This one image.....

Defend the American Dream

Hydrogen blast occurs at Fukushima plant's No. 3 reactor: agency

We've had semi-responsible reporting on Japan so far, but cable news/talk radio return tomorrow

Monster aftershock could strike within days

Fox NEWS, CNN... they're like my GRANDPARENTS.....

6th Al Jazerra Forum starting now, live, on UStream.TV, link:

A stunning collection of Japan tsunami videos from Australian Geographic...

It appears that the Rovian revolution has violated the UN Charter re: collective bargaining

Holy shit tsunami vid.

Live conference on reactors now

Wisconsin Unions willing to give into everything, BUT collective bargaining, right?

More on the nuclear issues, and an image

CNN International just said that now the No.2 reactor is having cooling problems.

Polls mean nothing until the Republican have a named challenger.

International rescue effort gathers in Japan

Some search & rescue pics

New Live conference from nuclear safety commission now

New Live conference from nuclear safety commission now

2 horrible disasters

I've watched sooo many videos of what happened in Japan and I still can't fathom it.

Eurasia Review: Libya And The UN: Whose Responsibility To Protect?

Eurasia Review: Libya And The UN: Whose Responsibility To Protect?

NYT: Third Fukushima Reactor to be flooded with sea water.

Mark I reactors store spent fuel in two concrete pools above the reactor chamber

The Not Ever Ready for Prime Time Leaders or The More We See the Less We Like

Nations close in on Guatemalan massacre suspects

Ustream live CNIC News link from Japan...english translation

Russia's Zhirinovsky calls on Japanese to move to Russia

NYT:Radioactive Releases in Japan Could Last Months, Experts Say

Citizens Nuclear Information Center video conference: Explains what's happened at Fukushima

Obama calls for agreement on gun reforms

CNN TV: 6.0 quake in Nagano

CNN TV: 6.0 quake in Nagano

Did the guy on CNBC just say that the nuclear plant failed because of a lack of fuel?

Gawker: Deadbeat Teabagger Carl Paladino Won't Pay His Debts

recap of earlier press conference with english translation now (edit, not a recap)

Top U.S. Stories

Florida is seriously considering ethics reform--and a Democrat opposes.

Ustream live 24/7 Japan News channel with English translation ..,you won't get this anywhere else...

Toon: Reporting the news...

live press conference now

The unshared recovery: the toll of a nearly union-free America:

From one woman to another: Thank you Lisa Murkowski (re: Planned Parenthood)

Kyodo News: Fuel rods at number 2 reactor fully exposed

BBC : New Explosion/Problems Fukushima Plant (now #2)11.34pm PST

CNN running through our nuke exposure on the west coast.

19-Year-Old Is Charged in Hamster’s Death (after a nine-month hunt for a suspect)

About right

Nuclear Power is just like Flying

Even peers are fair game for Christie

Gawker re: AILES vs Quitter: "We're going to try" rooting against BOTH sides in this feud

ZeroHedge on the BoFA Emails LeakS

Al-Qaeda mag offers beauty tips with suicide bombing advice

When an agreement is sacrosanct, and when it is not

From NASA, Japanese Coastline before/after tsunami...

Google pwns: Chrome goes untouched at hacking confab

Can a Left/Tea Party Coalition Kill NCLB?

Nuclear fuel rods fully exposed at Japan reactor

SS Carrier Ronald Reagan Moved After Detecting Radioactive Plume Off Japan

I hope I'm wrong, but I'm not.

Why aren't MOST DU articles calling for

crossroads cnbc ad

Chris Hedges: Power Concedes Nothing Without a Demand

DYI Build Your Own Fusion Reactor

Wisconsin Republican TARGETED For RECALL By Wife and Maid

Congressman Markey's Letter to President Obama: Who's In Charge If Nuclear Disaster Hits America?

I would just like to remind DU that things are still under control at Fukushima.

Seawalls Offered Little Protection Against Tsunami’s Crushing Waves (NYT)

I wish someone would ask Rep. King this question:

Gut feeling: Is Tokyo Electric/Japanese govt. being truthful or deceptive regarding radioactive leak

Ok, I am clueless and also lazy. Could someone summarize to me in five sentences

Fox fooled by "Muslim ban on padded bras" hoax

Fox fooled by "Muslim ban on padded bras" hoax

Is 2012 looking more likely?

What Repubicans are doing in the states is 'a massive reallocation of resources to corporations'

Deadbeat Carl Paladino Won’t Pay His Debts

These pictures are mindblowing

Maine librarian wins $5000; donates it to her school

White snake that ‘told man’ to marry sister-in-law

NHK: Tokyo Electric Power Co says fuel rods may have been damaged (Fukishima #1 reactor)

Libyan State TV hacked

A conversation that I never had with my granddaughter

Germany suspends nuclear-plant extension plan

GE offers help to Japan, defends nuclear power industry

WTF U.S. millionaires say $7 million not enough to be rich. ?

London imam subjected to death threats for supporting evolution

London imam subjected to death threats for supporting evolution

Happy Pi Day.

Swiss are suspending plans for new nuclear plants, will Obama be as wise?

Swiss are suspending plans for new nuclear plants, will Obama be as wise?

Boycott the Steak Pit in Washburn, Wisconsin!!!

Live press conference starting NHK

Live press conference starting NHK

Non-Sequitur TOON: We Wanted Budget Cuts...

Fox News CEO Roger Ailes Told Palin Not To Make 'Blood Libel' Video: NY Mag

The 10 Highest-Paid Government Jobs

Wes Clark responds to questions on his Libya WaPo opinion piece:

Banksters of America

Bors TOON- What'cha Watchin?

VOLCANO ERUPTING in Japan! (link) first the earthquake, tsunami...our hearts go out to you!

Hey hypocrites! Do you really care about U.S. citizens and torture...

Hey, Koch, was the last time a member of the Forbes 400 Club of the Superreich did this?

Pull together and face sacrifices

Risk of 10% Stock Slide Tripled in a Month, Goldman Sachs Says

another thing to consider - the on site storage of spent rods/waste

Self-deleted by member

Hallucinating in Madison on Saturday

Phoenix Police Accused of Exaggerating Kidnap Statistics to Gain Federal Funding

House Bill Would Allow Veterans who were Raped to Receive PTSD Benefits

Radiation exceeds legal limit in Fukushima plant premises

Radiation exceeds legal limit in Fukushima plant premises

Radiation exceeds legal limit in Fukushima plant premises

Texas teen basketball star collapses during timeout, dies shortly after

Texas teen basketball star collapses during timeout, dies shortly after

Saudi Arabia and other Gulf states send troops to help Bahrain trample democratic uprisings

Officials say nuclear fuel rods appear to be melting inside all 3 of the most troubled reactors

those 10 US soldiers should not have died, nor should the 25 been injured

I'm sick to death of the ME! ME! ME! demands from the right wing

Live: WH presser on nuclear crises

anon? trying to dot my i's and cross my t's

The engineer who helped design the containment vessel for reactor core says...

Devastation In Japan Leads To Drop In Gas Prices in US

Nuclear Power Madness

in light of what's happened at Fukushima, what are the people of Iran going to do about building

Not to worry, another Chernobyl is impossible

Anonymous link HERE IT IS !! B of A must be SH*$&ING THEMSELVES

Rate your opposition to Nuclear Power Plants

Left Forum 2011 National Conference at Pace University in New York City March 18-20

Can we get a show of hands of those who are located in or have family/friends in Japan?

HAARP. (Sorry, but I have to bring it up again.) Are We in a HAARP "Earthquake War"?

Defend the Dream Action Rally against SB 5 in Westerville, Ohio Tue. March 15,( tomorrow).

Blue Shield's cumulative health insurance rate rehikes could ach 86.5% !

Japan reactor vessels remain intact: U.N. atom chief

Welcome to Green Bay Govenor... Raw Video with Scott Walker Cameo and other news

Japan truly "a friend indeed" after Hurricane Katrina

Incredible before/after photos of tsunami damage

MSNBC re: collective bargaining

It's a good thing these poor millionaires got their tax cuts

Toles Toon: Only One Religion Is Allowed

DU'ers, please check in on this health insurance poll.

Beck

You Might Be a Teabagger

Incredible before and after shots of Japan

FWIW Christiane Amanpour interviews American workers who renovated Fukushima nuclear reactor

French nuclear agency rates Japan accident 5 or 6

"Poverty Is Wealth." --- "Captivity Is Freedom." --- "Dissent Is Subversion."

How to donate to the Japan relief effort

Madison Saturday evening

Fuel rods exposed at Number 2 Fukushima reactor! Core meltdown might have occurred.

50 Cent's Japanese Earthquake Tweets Spark Outrage ("I had to evacuate all my hoe's")

Fair and Balance F** News? hires another 'Liberal' (hint: sarcasm)

Japanese quake's epicenter located near Marian apparition site

Friends – we are here today because we know – we are all Bradley Manning.

The Idiocy and Hubris of Engineers: Will GE Get Whacked for the Catastrophic Failure of its Nuk Plan

The London Evening Standard: In no way fearmongering

Excellent commentary: "From Madison to DC, capitalists tighten grip"

Video report from France24 reporter (in English) on difficulty of getting info on nuclear situation

Fellow engineers: as an undergraduate, were you ever exposed

Fellow engineers: as an undergraduate, were you ever exposed

Thom Hartman LIVE stream...todays show Watch NOW......

IRA Glass on NPR: Why Aren't We "Fighting Back"?

Study: Cheery, Optimists Die Younger

No Shocker: O'Keefe's NPR "Sting" Video Is a Lie

Kelly O'Donnell on MSNBC just now actually supported the WI Governor

CNBC Host Apologies For Statement About Japan Earthquake

War Is Illegal - Even In Libya

Michele Bachmann introduces her teabagging husband, Marcus, to NH crowd

Something about the Madison rally a friend told me

BBC reporting Japan death toll expected to exceed 10,000

Billion Dollar Drug Company Law Firm Restructures Connecticut Welfare System

why no Republican Presidential candidates yet

The R's coordinated their assault on labor, Dems haven't coordinated a defense

The R's coordinated their assault on labor, Dems haven't coordinated a defense

Must read: "Bush Calls for Development of More Nuclear Power"

Plutonium threat at Japan reactor, expert warns - CNET

G8 meeting in France today about no-fly zone in Libya

Disgraced Shirtless Craigslist Congressman to return campaign donations

FYI...cable new ratings over the weekend

Michigan's Governor worse than Scott Walker

Don Young (R-AK) Signed Seditious Document Circulated by Man Just Indicted In Plot To Kill Judges

The Corporate-GOP Attack on America's Middle Class

The sellout at HuffPo

Official: Rods likely melting in all 3 of the most troubled Japanese reactors

"With the nuclear crisis grabbing most of the attention

TIME Article: Wisconsin's Governor Wins But Is He Still Dead Man Walker?

If the SS treasury bonds cannot be paid, then none can be paid

When billionaires go wild...

Here are shocking photos of actual public UNION THUGS from around the country.

National Labor Relations Board: White House muzzled us in budget debate

Glenn Beck: Earthquake is a Message From God!

This photo is just eerie

Hokusai’s “Great Wave off Kanagawa”

The first thing you do to serfs is limit their mobility.

Wind tracking/projections of Fukushima plume (Der Speigel)

Wind tracking/projections of Fukushima plume (Der Speigel)

Emergency Cooling Effort Failing at Japanese Reactor, Deepening Crisis - NYT

Fukushima supermarket: "We are selling all products at discounted prices and losing money"

17 in U.S. Navy Treated for Contamination

'Jihad Cosmo' Offers Beauty Tips, Advice For Martyrs' Wives

Shocking live footage of Japanese tsunami

Potential animal cruelty by republican appointed animal control officer caught on tape

Our plants are NOT designed to withstand a 9.0 richter

Michigan’s GOP Gov. Slashes Corporate Tax Rate by 86 Percent, Hikes Taxes for Working Poor

man shot and killed while stealing gas from a car in Los Angeles

Hmmm...what exactly do you mean by "This White House of all White Houses," Dana Perino?

On Bradley Manning: What would Obama the presidential candidate think of the Obama administration?

The law student, the entrepreneur and the schoolboy: Intimate portraits from the front line of Libya

Fraudclosure: One or two for the bookmarks

Spent fuel pools may be compromised, built on top of reactor #3

Your Political Carreer Has Officially Become a Joke When...

The Worst of People and the Best of People

Nearly half of signatures collected for recall of Wisconsin GOP state senators, Dems say

Nearly half of signatures collected for recall of Wisconsin GOP state senators, Dems say

Wisconsin Dems have already collected nearly half of recall signatures to recall GOP senators

Scraping By On $7.5 Million

Leaked cable shows "$$$ PAYMENTS WERE MADE" -evidence/details of BAE Saudi arms deal

Bill O'Reilly announces second memoir

Unbelievable. Both HuffPo and MSNBC have people looking for investment opportunities in Japan.

Japan Times: Train runs cut, store shelves empty, gas pumps dry as residents prepare for blackouts

Ed Begley Jr. on tonight with Joy Behar - Will talk about solar & wind vs. nuclear power!

Before I will consider any arguments from Charter School advocates

Tokyo governor Shintaro Isihara makes ignorant comment about reasons for quake

WI Repub's Going to Wash. DC $1,000 per person fundraiser March 16 - Protesters will "greet" them!

Just read this on Twitter: Thank God Glenn Beck is not a nuclear physicist...

Tommy Lee Jones to run for Kay Bailey Hutcheson seat?

WTF I don’t get it? Why am I living on the edge in the middle?

Nuclear Industry: Pay No Attention to the Potential Meltdown Behind the Curtain

Elements Of NPR Gotcha Video Taken Out Of Context

Some sobering maps..... oh but we're not like Japan.

SHOCK DOCTRINE on Sundance

USGS revises up to 9.0

Please, Edano, go to bed

Why, Evan, why?

Holding back the collective bargaining threat in Iowa for now...

A 5.0 earthquake occured earlier today....

Gov. Kasich calls town hall meeting on state budget (be there!!!)

Evan Bayh joins Fox News

I want to repost this, in light of the Japan tragedy, about healing old wounds (WWII related)

Tsunami sweeps through Minamisanriku (video 10,000 missing)

Nearly half of signatures collected for recall of WI GOP state senators

Labor Party USA

Did anyone hear Leslie Stahl, I think on Morning Joe? She...

Why I haven't watched any of the videos out of Japan

Senior judges keep 9th Circuit courthouses open

Activist liberate corner of Libya in London suburb

Activist liberate corner of Libya in London suburb

Union bill limps through Senate panel

AT&T to Impose Data Caps on DSL, U-Verse Customers Starting May 2

Cenk about to cover the Rally in Wisconsin

Wis. Dems Claim 45 Percent Of Needed Signatures For Recalls

"what'cha watchin"

Interesting time: "The Big Lie" meets "Stoopid" and "hilarity" and death ensues...

So how destructive this was?

MN Republicans want to do a Walker on us.

Assault on student voting: Just the latest GOP overreach

Where is the spent fuel that was stored above the Fukugawa reactors?

Randy (Newt Wannabe) Hopper going to be on Milwaukee TV

Cover for new Palin book...

What can you say?

This has to be a spoof. Or something.

ABC is reporting that the container of a nuclear reactor in Japan is damaged

I just had a guy tell me special ed people aren't human $ suggested bullets vs. education

A letter from a woman living in Sendai

Naked Capitalism (BoFA Anonymous Leaks)- "Ooh, this is ugly."

Russian scientists warn of "catastrophic Mega-quake" in USA in next 2 weeks.

West plays 'al-Qaeda' card on Libya

It would appear that one of the reactors in Japan has exploded.

Hubble rules out one alternative to dark energy, recalculates expansion rate of the universe

Can someone give an idea of what is going to happen when all the signatures are gathered in WI?

Gaddafi on Political Assassinations and the Glory of Suicide

Weasel Walker and his Repug Poodles are spitting tacks over this........

Satellite photos - Japan, before and after

Rock-paper-scissors tournaments explain ecological diversity

Letter to My Fellow Michiganders ...from Michael Moore

This Is the Scariest First-Person Video of the Japan Tsunami Yet

Rumor? West promises Libya rebels a "no-fly" zone: Al Jazeera

A little off normal topics - need some advice/info about sending a package to my son in Iraq

Inhumanity at Quantico by Scott Horton

Anonymous leaks Bank of America e-mails

Fukushima update: cracked fuel rods threaten meltdown - defect discovered in No. 2

Rescuers, but no one left to rescue in Natori

Libya offers amnesty to soldiers who defected (cue Admiral Ackbar)

Thousands of college students and faculty protest at the State Capitol in Sacramento - pics

Nuclear rods melting inside three Fukushima reactors, Japan admits

Final Death Blow for HuffPo: Andrew Breitbart Now Blogging for Huffington Post

Let me play devil's advocate on the issue of nuclear power

FYI reemergence of a nasty Trojan "deepdive" disguises itself as "System Tool 2011"

Fox News Discovers Nuclear Reactor In Japanese Disco

FLA Gov. Rick Scott stalling implementation of anti-gerrymandering amendments passed in November

So has the United Nations pronounced on the Saudis marching in to Bahrain

AS the GOP stays in control of some of our states, what is there to look forward to?

Wisconsin Repukes try to castrate Democrats

An excellent video explanation of what went wrong at the Japanese nuclear plant from NHK

The death toll is up to 10,000 now????

An axe murder, a prosecution that failed, and trouble for the Murdoch empire

Damn the media just keeps getting worst

What if we’re not broke? - E. J. Dionne, Jr.

Statement of the Youth of Libya - which we didnot read. My G;d

Forbes: How The Wealthy Plan to Finance The American Aristocracy With Middle Class Dollars

We got explosions all over but besides that everything is just peachy

Ohio Poll: Kasich approval at 40 percent

Kansas Republican suggests shooting illegal immigrants.

Defend A Dream Rally In Sarasota County, Florida! ANYONE In This Area

KS Legislator suggested shooting Illegal Immigrants from helicopter has 800 # call him on his dime!

Nuke engineer: Fuel rod fire at Fukushima reactor “would be like Chernobyl on steroids”

When does America say ENOUGH, when does the tap run dry?

DOD Continues to Stall on Kucinich’s Request to Visit Bradley Manning - EmptyWheel

Let's Move! with the First Lady - I love this ad

This pic kind of brings it home as to what this thing is (Japan)

Gilbert Gottfried Quacks Jokes About Japan and Loses AFLAC Gig...

In the vast Pacific Ocean, the Sailors on the Ronald Reagan got hit with a rogue radiation cloud

Japan, Reno humor in Barbour's shop

New Blast Reported at Nuclear Plant as Japan Struggles to Cool Reactor (1 min. ago) - NYT

35 year old nuke plant in U.S. getting reworked by IBEW and others, common

35 year old nuke plant in U.S. getting reworked by IBEW and others, common

San Onofre nuclear plant can withstand up to 7.0 quake, is protected by a 25-foot tsunami wall, Edis

I don't see a thread about this, but the news here...

CNN: NHK reporting that containment dome at Reactor 2 may be damaged

Gamma Radiation In Fukushima-Downwind Ibaraki Disclosed, 30 Times Above Normal

9AM in Tokyo now. REUTERS:Today's forecast is for wind from the NE/E during the day.

As Treasury Cash Drops To Just $14.2 Billion, Is America About To Run Out Of Cash?

Who Is Best To Donate To For Japanese Relief?

Anyone here near Appleton, WI?

Sniveling coward jerk Evan Bayh joins Fox News

Sen. Lamar Alexander says we shouldn't abandon nuclear power

Edano: Japan reactor container appears damaged

Guardian UK: The 'truthiness' of James O'Keefe

"Lufthansa scans Japan flights for radioactivity"

Radiation leak feared after plant blast: Kyodo

Radiation leak feared after plant blast: Kyodo

(09:41) Fukushima's No. 2 reactor container damaged, radiation leak feared

Japan Raises Nuclear Event Alert Level to 5

23 hour lock down is not torture.

Argentine Judge Dismisses Charges Against US In Plane Case

Overwhelmed

Deutsche Banker Suspended For Taunting Protestors With A £10 From His Office Window

Deutsche Banker Suspended For Taunting Protestors With A £10 From His Office Window

P. M. Stephen Harper!....What a guy!!!.....LOL!

Father sues Pen Argyl Area School District, claiming discrimination against his sons

Japan : "the human toll here is much worse than the economic toll, and we can be grateful for that"

Japan Nuclear Watch: Third Explosion, Possible Cracked Containment at Unit 2 - FDL

On Torture

Now you are talking of San Onofre

Tufts University to end Annual Naked Quad Run

Every nuke detonated since 1945

Every nuke detonated since 1945

major DEA attack on montanas mmj program today

Koch - Walker cancerous cells unite

Am I particularly caustic today, or does DU have particularly thin skin?

States kick grandma to the curb

NEW YORK: Anti-Gay State Sen. Shirley Huntley Investigated For Charity Scam

Shame, 2.2 Million Wisconsites Silenced

FAQs about the MSM, the "news" and 'when is it going to do it's job?'

Up to 90 percent energy efficient, Fuel Cell Energy could have, should have,

Only 1 Day left in Fox News Slogan Contest.

CNN: weather Worst case scenario for Japan -- atomic winds

Nuclear Experts Explain Worst-Case Scenario at Fukushima Power Plant

Al Gore and the Chicago Climate Exchange? A Glen Beck worsihiper threw that at me today...

Not Iodine! Potassium Iodide!

Reuters FLASH: Explosion heard at Japan's Fukushima Daiichi No.2 reactor: Jiji News Agency

Update: Ohio Gov. Kasich to allow broadcast of budget briefing

BBC: USGS map of the area affected by the quake......

The Richter Scale: A 9 is ten times stronger than an 8

Ohio Poll: Gov. Kasich approval worse than Taft’s

revenge of the mummies (mr. fish)

Deleted nt

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The age old argument on DU is over how to react to difficult times.

Walker gets huge protest crowd in tiny town of Washburn, Wisconsin

A headline at MSNBC.com...."Is the United States Prepared for a Nuclear Crisis?

Japanese Prime Minister now on live.....

CNN just used the m-word.

Fly Creationism- Mr Fish Toon

Fitzgerald: WI Dem Senators will not be allowed to vote in committees

Ed taking on stupid Cantor and the budget cuts

DISASTER: Oil Killed the Gulf, Nuclear Power is Radiating the Pacific, Solar...

Nuclear rods melting inside three Fukushima reactors, Japan admits

Amy Goodman: Nuclear Power: Re-evaluating the Risks

John Nichols coming up next on The Ed Show

Japan's polticial dilemma cut short by geo-physical and nuclear threats

Akira Kurosawa - Mt Fuji in Red

Nuclear energy has failed

Nuclear energy has failed

March 25th... 100th Anniversary Of The Triangle Shirtwaist Factory Fire... Never Forget !!!

News re Japan's nuclear waste facilities?

New Polling – Democrats Lead in Three Potential Recall Elections in Wisconsin

Ok Rachel is doing a GOOD PRIMER

Shaking my head at Beck

Japan... getting worse by the minute. >link> photo of reactor #2 >>

GE CEO Immelt receives $4 million bonus, $21.4 million total compensation

GE CEO Immelt receives $4 million bonus, $21.4 million total compensation

Teabaggers... bless their tiny li'l hearts & even teeny-tinier brains & even eensy-teensier penises.

Dayton Police Dept lowering testing standards for recruits

So... my brother is in route to Tokyo from Thailand

Nuclear experts weigh in on GE containment system (WP)

Wheres Governor Walker?

Need a little help figuring out "what" I am....

Radioactive substances being released from No. 4 reactor because of fire.

BREAKING NEWS: Sources say containment breached at Fukushima Dai-ichi plant — NBC

NEI: Explosion may have damaged a portion of the reactor’s primary containment structure

"Michelle Rhee is the Sarah Palin of public education."

Let's look at the income gap from the other side. Wealthy: "Having millions doesn't make you rich"

LOL Lawrence O'Donnell

Plutonium threat at Japan reactor, expert warns (I have no idea if this legit)

NHK now covering this

Statememt from the PM of Japan upcoming

I would like to know...Re: the 4 reactors

BREAKING: (11:14) Fire occurs at Fukushima plant's No. 4 Reactor

My observation, I have never seen Bisell so down key

The PM is now on

Haiti: US urges Jean-Bertrand Aristide to delay return (BBC)

Yellow suit brigade

You need a laugh...

UH OH! NHK is off the air. nt

Japan nuclear disaster risk seen receding fast

Straight up...do YOU believe that Bradley Manning deserves this treatment?

Verizon's reaction to the situation in Japan: free Japanese television and free long distance phone

All major news orgs now evacuating away from the area of the #Fukushima plant

All major news orgs now evacuating away from the area of the #Fukushima plant

Pictures: Volcano Lightning Electrifies Japan Eruption

The hardest thing here is seeing and knowing how much loss and fear so many are facing right now

HOLY FUCKING SHIT and I rarely do this, but

Another NEI Update: 10 p.m. EDT, fire at Fukushima Daiichi 4 with high levels of radiation

Fox fooled by "Muslim ban on padded bras" hoax

Fox fooled by "Muslim ban on padded bras" hoax

Tokyo may be affected

Scientists warn of risks from spent-fuel cooling pools and plutonium-rich, mixed-oxide fuel inside o

My niece just finished basic training and is now in school for Nuclear engineering

Hand printed sign on blue-collar van in GA: "Support communism and socialism. Join a union."

Airman, wife cope after quake (Yokota Air Base in Japan)

"Freedom isn't free"

Listening to the live feed from Japan - this is absolutely surreal...

Does anyone get BBC World as one of their cable offerings? .........

Princeton Physcist , Frank von Hippel," Its way past Three Mile Island.

Princeton Physcist , Frank von Hippel," Its way past Three Mile Island.

Fire at No. 4 plant appears to be out!

Mandatory Monday Malloy Truthseekers check in!!

Local conservative in 2008 on liberal environmentalists using "scare tactics" on nuclear power

Remember the brief time after the first plane hit...wondering when the horror would end?

Treatment Of Bradley Manning: "Cruel and unusual/Untried and Unconvicted"

Watched CNN for the last few hours. Lots of Japan coverage. And This Anti-Union Ad Ran Five Times.

Watched CNN for the last few hours. Lots of Japan coverage. And This Anti-Union Ad Ran Five Times.

I live about 13 miles from 3 nuke plants, and I would really appreciate it if

I live about 13 miles from 3 nuke plants, and I would really appreciate it if

Perhaps we can postpone nuclear energy debates for now?

I don't think the primary containment vessel's integrity has been compromised

Gov't: Minute Levels Of Radiation Detected in Tokyo

The situation has spiraled out of control -- all plant workers needed to leave the plant

Good News! OH Gov KasichApproval Down To 40% In Latest Ohio Poll: Only 30% Of Independents Approve

So if you just substitute earnings for bandwidth, is ATT saying a progressive tax is fair?

CBS News told in Sendai that "everyone must avoid Tuesday's rain, as it carries nuclear radiation"

Nuclear plants planned for Gulf of Mexico

--EDANO just said the fire at No. 4 was NOT nuclear fuel--

Ed is covering this week-end's rally in WI now!

Hydrogen explosion at reactor #4

Repub Governor and 2012 Presidential hopeful Mitch Daniels asking for Federal funds

I'm in Beijing, 1,300 miles from Tokyo. Do I need to worry about radiation if the winds shift?

I'm in Beijing, 1,300 miles from Tokyo. Do I need to worry about radiation if the winds shift?

DOD Continues to Stall on Kucinich’s Request to Visit Bradley Manning (emptywheel)

Libyan rebels arrest ‘Gaddafi death squad’ that killed Al Jazeera journalist Al Jaber

Posting on DU During A Disaster - Some Thoughts

I confess to not knowing what the hell is going on

And then there's the JETSTREAM......

New Facebook group - Tsunami was Payback for Pearl Harbor

Plutonium threat at Japan reactor, expert warns

Experts: Wind will likely blow Japan nuclear radiation across the Pacific

Japan tv just told residents: Avoid having the outside air come inside the houses.

There IS no direct federal funding for NPR but don't let that stop you

Let me tell you something about the Japanese people.

Rescue provides rare light amid deepening darkness

Must read indictment of the standardized testing industry

Lost city of Atlantis believed found off Spain

BREAKING radiation nine times higher in west tokyo

Bradley Manning avatar and signature picture

My prayers to the 50 workers who have stayed in the nuclear plant

I think Anderson Cooper and Sanjay Gupta should get the hell out of there

If Walter Cronkite was around now, how do you think he would react to Palin...

I'm sorry to say that Manning is not HERO..

Iowa Senate Democrats -KILL- Anti-Union Republican House Bill

this jack ass on the local right wing talk station said we shouldn't help out

Lots of amazing photos and video links of the disaster in Japan. (trying to consolidate some links)

Muslims (Pie Chart)

Muslims (Pie Chart)

Libyan Revolution Day 26 (awaiting UN actions)

Should all internet subscribers pay per bit?

2 More pics from Saturday's Rally in Madison - Republican Defectors!

Japanese PM: People living within 20 km of plant need to evacuate, 30 km - STAY INDOORS

Mr. Fish Toon: Digging A Hole

Mr. Fish Toon: Digging A Hole

Mr. Fish Toon: Digging A Hole

Letter from Greg Palast: TOKYO ELECTRIC TO BUILD US NUCLEAR PLANTS

YO! ..... ....Pro nuke DUers!

Ted Rall Toon- How things have changed in 10 years....

Michael Moore: Letter To My Fellow Michiganders "Wed. - Largest Demonstration State Has Ever Seen"

theory on moms who leave kids and chosen childlessness: it's hard-wired like sexual orientation

ISU postpones World Figure Skating Championships

Just some perspective - lots of us baby boomers were down-winders

Trip to Japan...This June...Should I postpone considering the Nuclear situation?

Overnight stock market watch: Dow futures down 314, Nikkei down 14%

Manning's father says Bradley has never complained to him about treatment.

Dalai Lama formally resigns

Pregnant Iowa woman arrested for falling down.

Interview and transcript of interview with Manning's father.

January 3, 1961: Nuclear accident in Idaho (never forget 3 dead buried in lead-lined caskets)

January 3, 1961: Nuclear accident in Idaho (never forget 3 dead buried in lead-lined caskets)

WI Repub lives outside district with mistress, says wife

Appalling video of woman rejoicing at God's "punishment" of Japan

Why we have intrusive government regulations.

Lost city of Atlantis believed found off Spain

"Passenger prayer spurs security alert on L.A. flight " I can't believe we're this stupid.

The disaster in Japan should light a fire under those in government here in the Northwest!!

According to Wisconsin law, the 14 Democratic senators CANNOT be held in contempt.

Obama published editorial in Arizona about guns

Have you seen "INSIDE JOB"

So, now that they're pumping in seawater in to these reactors, what happens to the

Worst Case Scenario Imminent-situation at the most stricken plant has spiraled out of control

"Can you say: 'RICO Act?' - Anonymous' Whistleblower Charges BofA With Large Scale Insurance Scheme

Japan radiation leaks feared as nuclear experts point to possible cover-up

Japan radiation leaks feared as nuclear experts point to possible cover-up

At last - the mysteries of the Mayan Calendar are revealed.....

The fact is: "In 2008, renewable energy supplied around 19% of the world's energy consumption."

Iowa Woman Jailed for Thinking about an Abortion

UCLA Student posts anti-Asian rant on YouTube

Turnabout is fair play.

A teacher weeps...

Potassium Iodide Runs Low as Americans Seek It Out

Maybe a Thread Dedicated to the Japanese is in Order

Japan’s earthquake shifted balance of the planet (the how's and why's)

"GOD IS GOOOD!! HE TRASHED JAPAN COS I PRAYYYED!!" - is this SERIOUS?

Up next on The ED Show -- Ed reminding people "Obama said he'd walk with the unions" -- When?

The clarifying Manning/Crowley controversy

Should we let FOX censor our protest signs?

Kansas legislator suggests using hunters in helicopters to control illegal immigration

The nuclear industry is calling in all it's chits on CNN

This made me happy, and sad, at the same time. One corporate boss with a conscience.

After almost 10 months of solitary confinement, you'd be suicidal, too.

Is there any reason we SHOULDN'T think Obama is persecuting Manning just to look "tough"?

Is it really fucking necessary to post every stupid, vicious, hateful

No shocker: O'Keefe's NPR video is a lie

"Thinning out the herd" that's how Beck describes what happened to the guy in CA that died while

Oracle's president says businesses need $1 trillion tax holiday

Quakes: Chile 8.8, Sumatra 9.0, Japan 9.1 - should we be worried?

Time to put more research into Fusion power...

Corporations are trying to take over our whole country, just look at what's happening in Wisconsin.

AT&T To Impose Caps, Overages

Senator Al Franken to introduce bill making net neutrality violations a crime

OMG Larry O'Donnell just destroyed

Fitzgerald: Dem senators won't be allowed to vote in committees

Fitzgerald: Dem senators won't be allowed to vote in committees

Will this administration ever stop acting like it doesn't even owe the left any RESPECT?

Kansas Republican Suggests Shooting Illegal Immigrants From Helicopters

Radiation could reach Tokyo within 10 hours

Question on Nuclear Power plant back-up generators

OMG - This Walker's Made for Bootin'

Microsoft to phase out unsuccessful Zune player

Free Online Documentaries: The Battle of Chernobyl & Chernobyl: Life In The Dead Zone

NYC Public School Parents' blog: Charter featured on 60 Minutes had 31% pass rate.

Tokyo Electric to BUILD US NUCLEAR PLANTS : The No BS Info on Japan's DISASTROUS Nuclear Operators

50 workers are staying in the plant. God bless them.

In Case You Missed This... WTF ???

So a man and his wife pulled up next to my window at a stop light today...

Gilbert Gottfried Fired As Aflac Duck After Japanese Tsunami Tweets

"We're STILL HERE!" 185,000 Protest in Wisconsin, Saturday..MSM Does Not Report!

U.S. search and rescue dogs arrive in Japan - pics

U.S. millionaires say $7 million not enough to be rich

I wonder why nuclear defenders are saying en masse, "Coal is worse!"

I'm throughly convinced the worst possible threat this country faces are the republicans. n/t

My line in the sand: nuke-u-lar

Live Geiger counter Tokyo....link Ustream

Before I will consider any arguments from Charter School advocates

Can You Imagine Barack Obama Conceiving, Promoting, And Establishing Something Like The EPA ???

It is bed time...but I go to bed wondering

Picture from Japan – Owner and Dog Reunited - pic

Ok... I Was Holding It Together, Until This...

I'm starting to lose it with the posts I am seeing here.

Michigan Set To Enact Sweeping 'Financial Martial Law' Bill

60 Minutes story about huge turds on floor, doesn't notice Elephant in Room

60 Minutes story about huge turds on floor, doesn't notice Elephant in Room

Personal report from Japan

Much more News Coverage of Ignorant Michele Bachman than 150K Protesters and 40 Tractors in Madison.

Some Repubs worried Palin will get the nomination in 2012.

Is Manning truly worth this much of our capital and time?

I'm a no-compromise Union jobs, Union products UAW supporter

NY Times opposes the cruel treatment of Bradley Manning

Dragonfli update ....and a BIG thank you!!

What size nuclear disaster will convince us to ban nukes?

Great news! Tim Kaine "increasingly likely" to run for U.S. Senate!

Fukushima nuclear power plant: 1760 tons of spent nuclear fuel

Kansas GOPer: Let's Shoot Illegal Immigrants Like Pigs

It's not that serious. The containment vessel can't be breached in this type of reactor.

It's not that serious. The containment vessel can't be breached in this type of reactor.

That "silly" FLA GOP law criminalizing taking photos or video of farms? This is what it's about

Trancription from what Edano just said

can we please talk to the intergalactic council, and BEG them to stop sending us their rejects, and

A question for nuclear suppporters

Guatemalan ex-soldiers arrested, linked to 1982 massacre

NEW EXPLOSION AT JAPAN'S FUKUSHIMA DAIICHI UNIT NO. 3 NUKE REACTOR

Anonymous makes first release on Bank Of America

Nations close in on Guatemalan massacre suspects

Railway joins fight against privatization

US criticizes Israeli settlement construction plan

Two sheriff's deputies killed in southwest Virginia

White snake that ‘told man’ to marry sister-in-law

‘Good will prevail in Libya crisis’ – PM

Suicide Attack on Iraqi Military Post

Suspected US drone attack kills four in Pakistan

Pakistan court dodges decision on CIA contractor's immunity

Berkshire Hathaway to buy Lubrizol for $9B in cash

Japan asks IAEA for help in dealing with nuclear crisis

AT&T and Verizon offer free calls to Japan

No shocker: O'Keefe's NPR video is a lie

Turkey opposes any NATO operation in Libya

Official: Rods likely melting in Japanese reactors

April 6 Hearing Set for Antitrust Lawsuit vs NFL

'Jihad Cosmo' Offers Beauty Tips, Advice For Martyrs' Wives

Gadhafi warplanes strike rebel-held Libya city

Miyagi police:1,000 bodies likely washed ashore

Clinton In Paris For Talks On Libya Crisis

Bahrain lawmakers call for martial law after violent clashes

Radioactive Releases in Japan Could Last Months, Experts Say

The law student, the entrepreneur and the schoolboy: Intimate portraits from the front line of Libya

Swiss Suspend Work on Nuclear Plants

Bird Flu Case Confirmed In Chiba; Culling Of 35,000 Birds Begins

Quake selloff wipes $287 billion off Tokyo stock market

Quake selloff wipes $287 billion off Tokyo stock market

Fukushima No. 2 reactor's fuel rods fully exposed, melting feared

U.S. millionaires say $7 million not enough to be rich

Tsunami sweeps through Minamisanriku (video 10,000 missing)

(US Carrier) Military Crew Said to Be Exposed to Radiation, but Officials Call Risk in U.S. Slight

Al Qaeda commander calls for Islamic rule in Libya

Activist liberate corner of Libya in London suburb

Statement of the Youth of Libya - which we didnot read. My G;d

French nuclear agency rates Japan accident 5 or 6

West plays 'al-Qaeda' card on Libya

Front-Group Mailer Attacks Female Candidate For Being ‘Unmarried’

Gaddafi on Political Assassinations and the Glory of Suicide

Lost city of Atlantis believed found off Spain

Rebels appear to slow government forces' advance in Libya

An axe murder, a prosecution that failed, and trouble for the Murdoch empire

BREAKING: THIRD EXPLOSION AT FUKUSHIMA - REACTOR UNIT 2...

Anti-bullying law introduced in memory of Seth Walsh

STOCK MARKET WATCH, Monday, March 14, 2011

STOCK MARKET WATCH, Monday, March 14, 2011

Argentine Judge Dismisses Charges Against US In Plane Case

Medvedev bans Gaddafi from Russia

Kan Warns of High Radiation Level

Ash cloud from Japanese volcano in path of flights to Korea, China, Taiwan

Health Net loses sensitive data for 2M people

Pictures: Volcano Lightning Electrifies Japan Eruption

Fire confirmed at near reactor building of Daiichi No. 4 unit: reactor operator

Experts: Wind will likely blow Japan nuclear radiation across the Pacific

Microsoft to phase out unsuccessful Zune player

KS legislator suggests using hunters in helicopters to control illegal immigration

(Wisconsin) Budget would make state's labor-management mediator a political appointee

Federal Court Says Colo. Man Can Sue Secret Service Agents in 2006 Case Involving Dick Cheney

Australian Shares plummet after radiation warning

Air China cancels flights to Tokyo

"Radiation Has Spread From Reactors; Levels Seems Very High" - Japan PM Kan (Fire at 4th Reactor)

AP sources: Bus driver in NYC crash stopped before

Lead Negotiator Says NFL Proposed 10-year CBA ("complete falsehoods and complete lies" )

Breaking - 10:06 - Japan government says explosion heard at another nuclear reactor: local media

Feds raid medical marijuana operations in Missoula, statewide

Owsley Stanley has died in a car accident.

U.S. says Saudi forces in Bahrain "not an invasion"

House and Senate Dems to introduce ‘Respect for Marriage Act’ repealing DOMA (This Wednesday)

Nearly half of signatures collected for recall of Wisconsin GOP state senators, Dems say

Somali pirates sentenced to life in US prison

Japan Faces Prospect of Nuclear Catastrophe as Workers Leave Plant

REVEALED: THE INDIA CABLES FROM WIKILEAKS

Japan's Shinmoedake volcano spews ash and rock two days after quake

Iran 'using child soldiers' to suppress Tehran protests

Toddlers face tests to find delinquents of the future

Fox News Signs Former Senator Evan Bayh as Contributor

Wisconsin Democrats not allowed to vote after returning

Frustrated Crowd To NY Fed Chief: 'I Can't Eat An iPad'

Libyan rebels urge west to assassinate Gaddafi as his forces near Benghazi

Ohio gov forbids broadcast of budget announcement

Sen. Fitzgerald: Email re: Senate Democrat voting privileges in standing committees

5,000 Dead or Missing After Quake (2,000 Wash Up on Beaches in One Town)

(Wisconsin) Do-or-die union votes begin in April

Many Outraged Over Prayer Service Held Before Tests

N.R.A. Declines to Meet With Obama on Gun Policy

Police chief betrayed Colombia: Gaviria

New bill takes aim at bullying of (California) gay students

(NH) GOP House member resigns after mental illness remarks

Nuclear rods melting inside three Fukushima reactors, Japan admits

AT&T To Impose Broadband Data Cap

Teabagger And Terrorist

Spring poem of the Day

The fastest hour in the history of time.

PBS showed the 25th Anniversary Les Miserables concert last night

What time is it? Seriously I live on the east coast and I don't know if my

I'm sure this pic was chosen to accompany this story accidentally on purpose.....

MiddleFingerMom has ALWAYS been willing to compromise.

One of the things I really hate about being a pedestrian:

What PBS is all about...

Video Gamers: Why do people act like the 16 bit war...

Lovely Mugshots

Delete

Al Franken: ‘They're coming after the Internet’

Jackson Browne - Rock Me On The Water

It's times like these that make me happy I'm on an anti-depressant.

Do you see what you're doing with all those damn duckfaces? DO YOU?!?!?!?

I think I know how early Christians felt among the pagans

11.00100100 00111111 01101010 10001000 10000101 10100011 00001000 11010011 00010011 00011001 1000101

Some Earthquake conspiracy theories.

I kicked AT&T to the curb today

The pellet with the poison's in the vessel with the pestle

RIP Owsley.

What's the proper way for a middle-aged guy like me to hit on a 20-something on the train?

What's the proper way for a middle-aged guy like me to hit on a 40-something anywhere?

:)

My random "thinking in the shower" question of the day

I love Pi

If the summer changed to winter.. yours is no disgrace

Kitty Colbert:

Good Day on YouTube! Bullied kid turns cheek--

Thank you!

There is good news for me today.

Cthulhu and Pangea

Showoff

NO, I am NOT posting the "Snooki Pool Party" photos...but I AM posting the LINK.

Today's Lounge phrase is "Geddy's heiney" — replace any phrase with "Geddy's heiney."

Oblivious White Woman Happy to Teach You How to Date Minorities

So today's Pi Day, tomorrow's the Ides of March, and Thursday's St Pat's. What a week!

OK, let's try this again: Adorable video of mama Snow Leopard and Cubs1

David H. Koch: for once, not being a dick?

Best dance video ... EVAH!!!!

Being Human...

Jen and I went to a winery yesterday (pics)

Snake bites model's silicone breast and dies of silicone poisoning

Yet ANOTHER reason why men have shorter life expectancies:

Japan Asks U.S For Help In Cooling Nuclear Reactors.

WWJD--that's what I try to live by these days. However, to me it means something different than it

What's the proper way to mace a creepy middle-aged guy?

Vincent Price and Peter Lorre in a wine tasting battle.

Function not data. Is how you understand a metaphor.

Why can't you just buy a book anymore at a store like Borders?

Stanley Kubrick is a god...

At last I feel like I can move on with my life

Thanks for vibes and good wishes.

What's the proper way for a middle-aged guy like me to hit 20-somethings on the train?

What's the cheapest way to get high in NYC?

Books everyone should read

Buying/Renting PDF's of College Textbooks

SIGN UP NOW FOR THE NCAA BASKETBALL TOURNAMENT (this year with a prize)

Does a race horse, like Secretariat, have a smooth gait such that any moran

Being Human - The British One - Who watches it? Spoillllers!

Danielle Deaver Denied Abortion Even as Uterus Crushed Fetus

'Anonymous:' Ex-Bank of America Employee Can Prove Mortgage Fraud

'Baby Joseph' taken to U.S. in last ditch effort to prolong life

Has anyone else gone through a lot of "Total Immersion", um... you know... "therapy"?

What's the cheapest way to get high-speed internet in NYC?

How long until people start calling Bradley Manning's treament "enhanced imprisonment"?

If we were half the Liberals we think we are here at DU

How government data helps to improve lives

Manning's father: I visited him 8-9 times, he looks good, he's doing well

GOP War on Unions Could Boost President Obama in 2012

United for the Gulf Fest ~ Kindra Arnesen's Sound Science

Santorum hits Romney over health care - "Ultimately, it's a failure...need a principled conservatve"

“We’ve been watching a hopeful tsunami sweep across the Middle East. Now we’re seeing a tsunami

So the only "evidence" for Manning's "torture" is his lawyer's statement

President Obama trades friendly barbs at Gridiron Club dinner

WH: Introducing FOIA.gov

Could Obama be a Manchurian Candidate?

We Are One

Obama tweaks the birthers yet again

Haley Barbour's press secretary resigns after offensive jokes about Japan and Janet Reno

"Manning ... now wears suicide-proof sleep suit"

The clarifying Manning/Crowley controversy

The Giant Is Awake: Standing with Wisconsin Workers

Ezra Klein: What would the Obama campaign think of the Obama administration?

Red State Update: Japan, NPR, Charlie Sheen

Sky News - Second explosion at Japan nuclear plant

Thom Hartmann: Conversations with Great Minds, Part 1. Ian Fletcher on Free Trade

United for the Gulf Fest ~ Senator A.G. Crow & Cherri Foytlin is walking to DC Right Now

Thom Hartmann: Conversations with Great Minds, Part 2. Ian Fletcher on Free Trade.

You can't just protest. You need to get out, canvass, call, get signatures, etc.

3/11/2011 Otsuchi Japan Dramatic Earthquake, Escape and Tsunami footage.

First Video of Fukushima Reactor #3 explosion - Japanese TV

Debate: Will Clean Energy Investment Transform Economy and Create Jobs?

Mario Savio on the operation of the machine

MSNBC: Cenk Hits GOP For Saying Obama Is To Blame For Gas Prices

Nasty Nutball 'Christian' thanks God for Japan disaster!

E. J. Dionne, Jr. : What if we're not broke?

What the hell is Obama up to?

Bankers Paid For Nothing - Cenk Attack on MSNBC

TYT: State With Most Women In Prison Is...

Banana: The Atheists Nightmare.

So let's primary Obama

So... the Crisis in Japan knocks Wis out of the media almost Entirely?

Dennis Kucinich speaking at Workers' Rights Ralley in Madison, WI

Pentagon scandal breaking (rogue players , Manning)

Mt. Fuji in Red -- Akira Kurosawa's Dreams

Thom Hartmann: Scott Walker is the face now - but the first culprit was 100 years ago.

Volcano Mountain Blast with Massive earthquake 8.9 in Japan, Tsunami Eathquake 13.03.2011

I'm sorry, but I really couldn't careless about Bradley Manning

Mouth & Foot Disease Korea Pig Culling DISTURBING

FUKUSHIMA SECOND EXPLOSION REACTOR 3 JAPAN

TYT: Glenn Beck's 'The Blaze' Exposes O'Keefe NPR Smear

Ed Schultz exposed Lamar Alexander's lies tonite about Japanese disaster.

Why is EDUCATION being attacked and cut?

Rep. Virgil Peck: Exterminate Immigrants Like Hogs, Shoot Them!

What Teachers Make

I Am Back! Me and a Scottish Socialist vs Conservative Scum!

If Manning hadn't broke the law and committed a treasonous offense,

Papantonio: Dissecting the Koch’s Media Machine

Wisconsin Farmer Tony Shultz Full Speech. Awesome!!

Counting Bodies Like Sheep

Afghanistan: This is our reality

Net Neutrality: Predictable Republican Corruption Reaches New Heights

DNC official: Kaine (likely) to seek Senate seat

Fox Faked News Channel - highlights!!

Schakowsky, Durbin Introduce Bill Requiring HHS to Negotiate Drug Pricing in Medicare Part D

I don't think there is a single poster on DU who "hates" Obama

Waterboarding is torture. Being made to sleep naked is not torture.

How do you feel about Dems using the meme RWers are using to discredit the Wisconsin Movement?

Isn't it swell we have to debate what torture is?

Evan Bayh joins "a ridiculous cable news outlet that exists to spew 'strident partisanship'"

If President Bush appointed a JP Morgan bankster to be his Chief of Staff, would you be mad?

#2 seawater pump has malfunctioned and they are warning of a complete meltdown

Peak oil review - March 14

Drumbeat Special Edition: Fukushima Thread

Toon: The Japan Syndrome

Drumbeat from the weekend...

Drumbeat: March 14, 2011

Germany May Shut Nuclear Plants

Switzerland and Germany halt nuclear power programs following nuclear meltdowns and explosion

Japan calls on global nuclear aid

Japanese ports sustain major damage, some out for months

Enzymes From Garden Compost Could Favour Bioethanol Production

17 in U.S. Navy Treated for Contamination

Navajo creation story and uranium

Slaying the Hydra

perhaps a simplistic thought but why didn't they design these Nukes so that

Troubling news about the under-reported pools housing spent fuel rods.

S. David Freeman is on kpfk Background Briefing

Explosion, 10,000x increase in rad levels, operators evacuated - breaking just now

CNN: "Dishonest History" of TEPCO

I recommend reading Climateprogress' summation of the dire situation in Japan

Heard some apologist say just now on msnbc that of course the reactors shut down

What will spark the next Fukushima?

Nuclear fuel rods fully exposed at Japan reactor - Jiji

Nuclear test ban agency has valuable radiation data from Japan nuclear accident but can't share them

BBC: The engineer who helped design the containment vessel for reactor core says...

"Minute" levels of radio-iodine and cesium detected in Tokyo, 40 times "normal" near Tokyo - Reuters

Reports of elevated radiation levels in Tokyo - panic near stricken nuclear plant (Forbes blog)

David Lochbaum is on Rachel Maddow

4 to 8 inches of super strong steel

Japan Facing Biggest Catastrophe Since Dawn of Nuclear Age

Kyodo News - radiation dose rate at Fukushima No. 1 spikes to 8,217 micro sievert (per hour)

XPost fm GD: For nuclear supporters

Bernie Sanders on Real causes of the deficit and a Real solution

In light of the emerging lessons from Japan

Musharraf hints that Britain tacitly backed torture

The Week's Best Late-Night Jokes

Op-Ed: Fiddling While Libya Burns

The multiculturalism the European right fears so much is a fiction – it never existed

Why aren't MOST DU articles calling for

U.S. millionaires say $7 million not enough to be rich

The Shocking Way US Cops Are Trained to Hate Muslims

Rock Me on the Water (James Howard Kunstler)

A New Vision for America - Part V - Challenges We Must Address

The US: Waking up to class politics

Why Japan will prevail

Another Inside Job (Paul Krugman)

Noam Chomsky and Jeremy Paxman's interview in full ( BBC newsnight)

Mummies and models in the new Middle East

Tokyo Electric to Build US Nuclear Plants: The No BS Info on Japan's Disastrous Nuclear Operators

Japan Facing Biggest Catastrophe Since Dawn of Nuclear Age

Jobless Rate at 2012 Presidential Vote Forecast at 7.7%, Highest Since Carter-Ford,

Several Plant Workers Are Ill, but Radiation Risk in Japan Is Seen as Low for Now

We Americans Better Damn Well... Beware (Gregory Crawford)

Michele Bachmann: 'Build Nuclear Plants at Lexington and Concord'

Jesus Hates Taxes: Biblical Capitalism Created Fertile Anti-Union Soil

Unicorns, Vampires, Eve & the Apple, Small Government and Other Myths

Secret Life of Economists: Conflicts of interest throughout the Dismal Science are more common......

The Abuse of Private Manning

Krugman: the rich are different from you and me:

Power Concedes Nothing Without a Demand

Study: 'Poor Quality' Job as Mentally Harmful as No Job

Basically, there has been a quake you could feel every 10 minutes or so for the last 14 hours."

Academy Award Nominee 'Waste Land'

Some California lawmakers(Dems) want easier access to carry concealed guns

IL: Amish Required To Have Photo On FOID Card To Own Guns, Violating Religious Edict

Obama Administration To Hold Gun Policy Meetings With Goal Of Policy Changes

NRA/ILA response to Pres Obama op ed

It's better to have it and not need it... (a gun, that is)

man shot and killed while stealing gas from a car in Los Angeles

How many pro-gun people think that there should not be any CCW training required?

Chevron Runs From Judgment in Ecuador

Police chief betrayed Colombia: Gaviria

Well-connected Miami business wiz faces a barrage of lawsuits (Haiti NGO connections)

Shooting Death During Conceal-Carry Class Under Investigation

Venezuelans in Panama linked to exiled Columbian Intelligence chief

uribe immunity -- two more weeks

Anti-gay incidents alleged at high school

xpost from LBN: Front-Group Mailer Attacks Female Candidate For Being ‘Unmarried’

It might be useful to compile a list of "purged" DUers here and see if we can dig up contact info

Scott Lively, one of the men responsible for David Kato's murder in Uganda

Since I have been gone...

Victory for Texas High School’s Gay-Straight Alliance!

Beautiful...just beautiful

Town Of Davenport, Iowa Descends Into Hell Following Gay Marriage Ceremony

Fever-pitch excitement grips Heartland: Huskers to face Wichita State in NIT

The Longest Three? Guess which squeaky-clean NCAA star once played hoops behind bars?

Maryland denied NIT bid...

NIT?

NFLPA orders draft boycott...

The JR Chess Report (March 13): Reykjavik Underway

Residents of Itamar settlement: 'Price tag' isn't even part of our lexicon

US criticizes Israeli settlement construction plan

Former PM Ehud Olmert to be indicted in Holyland corruption affair

Barak's wife indicted for illegally employing foreign worker

Europe's Israel romance is on the wane

Hundreds pour in for Gaza 'unity' rally

Israel To Expand Settlements After Family Killing

Lieberman: Hamas is poised to take over West Bank

Cognitive Biases and Handedness

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