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Archives: March 20, 2011

U.S. ambassador to Mexico resigns over leaked cables

CNN told me we were going into Libya last week.

So when's the next anti-war protest in Washington D.C.?

So when's the next anti-war protest in Washington D.C.?

Sunday Talk Shows

Sunday Talk Shows

Libya late news

Carl Levin, John Kerry appearing on Meet the Press; Elizabeth Warren on Roland Martin's show

Message from WAR supporters to Libya

(US Rep. Gabrielle D-AZ) Giffords reunited with brother-in-law for first time since shooting

Bill Maher: Governing With GOP 'Is Like Rooming With A Meth Addict'

Why are they stopping the water spraying efforts at Fukushima?

Why are they stopping the water spraying efforts at Fukushima?

I miss Headline News Channel

So going into Iraq was the right thing to do because of Saddam's treatment of the Kurds?

So going into Iraq was the right thing to do because of Saddam's treatment of the Kurds?

So going into Iraq was the right thing to do because of Saddam's treatment of the Kurds?

So going into Iraq was the right thing to do because of Saddam's treatment of the Kurds?

I've now lost 10 pounds simply by not eating after 6PM. I can see the change in my body.

AN ORIGINAL POEM FOR THE PEOPLE OF JAPAN

Miracle on the Hudson

Yahoo News is reporting radiation in food near the plant (milk spinach water)

Cows being abducted by aliens..

Just saw Inside Job.

Oh no, it's not about regime change

State Dept. proposes “Biographical Questionnaire” for passport applicants - Incredibly Intrusive

"GOP lawmakers threaten to withhold votes unless environmental rules are rewritten"

""" Muammar al-Gaddafi Appreciation Thread***

""" Muammar al-Gaddafi Appreciation Thread***

Houston Chronicle:Utah immigration bills could signal welcome shift from Arizona-style polarization.

Let's at least be consistent about Egypt and Libya

Commentary: An Afghanistan scale-down road map

Here's another way to simplify the Libya situation

U.S. says missile strikes on Libya only "first phase"

Sadly war is an important sector

The common ground of Alexandra Wallace, Lila Rose, and Sarah Palin

120 Tomahawk missiles at about $1,000,000 each

I attended the Peace March in DC yesterday. double post, please remove

One of best live news sources from Japan re Fukushima and more

Let's rewind back to 1936

The racism and conservative rhetoric involving Libya is rampant

KIPP, Teachers' Union Go Toe to Toe in Baltimore

John Pilger and WikiLeaks

So Obama’s women wanted war against Libya.

Not interventing in a situation means that you are willing to accept the stronger side winning

Seroquel is So Profitable, AstraZeneca is Glad to Pay Millions in Penalties

We let the boss keep all the profit

Oh What A Lovely Little War

Anyone know anything about the Communication Management Unit's

OH Gov Kasich got into office by a slight margin. Here is the effects of Citizens United decision:

OH Gov Kasich got into office by a slight margin. Here is the effects of Citizens United decision:

Some more undeclared wars ..Wikipedia

White supremacists, immigrant rights activists face off in Claremont

Cafe Chomsky

ACLU objects to Mich. capitol sign ban

Section 3 of War Powers Act. I don't remember the President consulting Congress.

"Odyssey Dawn" - neither porn stars nor strippers - but rather from the beginning of Homer's Odyssey

Petraeus Suspends Commander and Troops Involved in Killing of Afghan Children

Shareholders Sue Murdoch over Purchase of his Daughter’s Company

People complained about Clinton not getting involved in the Rwanda genocide soon enough

(US) Army slow to act as crime-lab worker falsified, botched tests

Bahrain hospital attack: 'Physical abuse and humiliation of doctors'

Ohio Legislator pay not part of state budget cutbacks

A taxation on those deprived of hope.

"A strange brew of very odd Tea Party experiments" in state governments

Black and White and Married in the Deep South: A Shifting Image

Odyssey Dawn?

"What can I say about Newt Gingrich today that his ex-wives have not already said?''

In India, Sarah Palin bashes President Obama

"Its to expensive to save the Libyan People. We Should Just Let Them Be Slaughtered"

In a Field of Flowers, the Wreckage of War in Libya

Where is the assumption of good faith coming from in regard to the intervention in Libya?

Where is the assumption of good faith coming from in regard to the intervention in Libya?

Where is the assumption of good faith coming from in regard to the intervention in Libya?

Whats your guess how many days/hours before the phrase "Peace keeping force"

We won't give you equal rights if you are Gay, but we can justify killing for 'freedom'

Republicans Set Out To Impoverish Real America Though Shared Sacrifice

We do not need a new UN resolution to attack North Korea. Technically it's still a cease-fire

SUPER MOON

A new highway of death.

Why the passion over Libya

So what's the end-game in our newest little foray into insanity?

Discredited Army analyst built his career around crime lab

Saudi royals try to buy their way out of all this "democratic uprising" stuff

We spent $62 million on Tomahawk missiles to attack Libya this week...

radiation has traveled to another country via fava beans

Is it possible that an escalation in Libya could bring US further into

"Monetary-ism"

"Monetary-ism"

If we're going to play world police, then let's do it right

You know it's a weird Presidential primary when ....

If we don't support the uprising in Bahrain we are a bunch of hypocrites.

If a Republican was president, would you have a different opinion on Libya?

During the Bush years, being against the war was a principle of DU

The US was a beneficiary of the equivalent of a no fly zone, by the French nonetheless.

Kyodo News: status of reactors Sunday night in Japan

Ft: Bric abstentions (on Libya) point to bigger UN battle

MUST SEE!! Interview of Amy Goodman on 2007 Middle East Agenda (Wesley Clark) WAR/Libya/etc.VIDEO.

MUST SEE!! Interview of Amy Goodman on 2007 Middle East Agenda (Wesley Clark) WAR/Libya/etc.VIDEO.

Obama pushes F-18 fighter jet in Brazil meeting

Obama pushes F-18 fighter jet in Brazil meeting

Pentagon confirms that US is in charge of initial strikes against Libya

Should the United States part with the United Nations?

Do/did you support military action in .... (Iraq/Libya)

Tokyo Electric Power Co. reports electricity restored at reactor No. 2

Tokyo Electric Power Co. reports electricity restored at reactor No. 2

Arab League Chief criticizes strikes ..says : Aim was to Protect Civilians Not Bombard Them..

Arab League Chief criticizes strikes ..says : Aim was to Protect Civilians Not Bombard Them..

BoBo's Slut-Shaming is Tedious-And this guy is everywhere in the media. What a mind! What a star!

quake moved Japan 17 feet., sunk it 4 feet.

'i have absolutely no concerns about nuclear power plants in the united states'

A new oil spill now?

A bit of historical perspective on the Wisconsin recalls:

Peace Fresno in Fresno, CA still going strong: Over 100 people protested the Wars

New meme; "We didn't go in fast enough"

Al Jazeera English: Libya Intervention Comes Too Late For Some, Incl. 7 Year Old Boy (Graphic Video)

We Are All Pebbles

A follow-up on the global movement to make corporations stop cheating on their taxes.

Lobbyist's death ruled an accident

Vets lead DC march against war, for Bradley Manning 3./19

I can deal with not being for action in Libya....

I can deal with not being for action in Libya....

OK, I'm confused. What is the "It's America's Problem" litmus test??

We need to not do so much meddling in the world.

House, Senate Dems break from Obama's tax policy for wealthy

House, Senate Dems break from Obama's tax policy for wealthy

The Hypocrisy of the Libyan Conflict = by Lawrence Davidson March 20, 2011

Elections Chief Says Egyptian Constitutional Changes Are Approved

Russia and China Lead Opposition to Air Assault on Libya

Coming to a public or state park near you Ohio? Living In The Middle Of A 'Gasland'

Coming to a public or state park near you Ohio? Living In The Middle Of A 'Gasland'

What's the Coalition Doing About Message Control in Libya?

U.S. ambassador to Mexico resigns after WikiLeaks revelations

Can we PLEASE just have one Sunday without John McCain's mug on the TV

The World’s Responsibility to Protect Libyans

Edano presser live now:

Edano presser live now:

Anyone have the link to the shelter kits for Japan?

Egypt: initial results show constitutional reforms passing, and unprecedented turnout

The Organization of the Islamic Conference Establishes Contact With Libya's National Interim Council

Pssst... Hey New Yorkers.. "tort reform" is about to kill your ability to

Pssst... Hey New Yorkers.. "tort reform" is about to kill your ability to

*** Disaster in Japan Live Blog: March 21 ***

Define "public television." What is it? What should it be? What could it be?

Define "public television." What is it? What should it be? What could it be?

Turkey to serve as protecting power for U.S. in Libya

Turkey to serve as protecting power for U.S. in Libya

BBC: Japan warns on quake deaths rise

Here's one way to simplify the Libya situation

San Jose taxpayer advocate collapses and dies while dancing at CA GOP party

why is it that many Americans have lost trust in the EPA?

McCain: No-fly zone not enough for Libya

McCain: No-fly zone not enough for Libya

attention: all you free spirits, misfits, rebels, visionaries and pioneers

NavyTimes: US Military Preparing To Evac. Up to 87,000 People

"Ain't" this the truth? (cartoons)

Gadhafi Forces Seize Italian Ferry in Tripoli

Qatar Says It Will Join Libya Military Operations as Arabs Back Offensive

Antiaircraft fired by pro-Gadhafi forces in Tripoli, Libya,attack by allied forces not apparent

How long do you think this Libya 'no-fly zone thing' will last?

Woman, grandson found under rubble in Japan

Mrs. God

Moammar Kadafi's thinning human shield, ROFL!

Link to Streaming News from Japan with Translation

Bahrain hospital attack: 'Physical abuse and humiliation of doctors'

Arab League condemns broad bombing campaign in Libya

I lost something here. Can anyone help? Someone posted (OP I think)

I lost something here. Can anyone help? Someone posted (OP I think)

Death toll exceeds Great Hanshin Earthquake

Anyone else watching an American Tsunami on Discovery Science

With no-fly zone in Libya now, US-led coalition freer to attack

AFP: China regrets multinational air strikes in Libya

Are your political beliefs clouding your judgment regarding Libya?

Why are some of the people who demanded Obama do something about Egypt

Protecting Libyan Civilians, Not Others = by Robert Parry March 20, 2011

Help! My mother has started watching Fox News!

Heartwarming story

Your Enemy Can Defeat You Merely by Causing You to Waste Your Time.

Walker Ally On Wisconsin Supreme Court Calls State’s First Female Justice A ‘Bitch’

Obama's War On Schools: NCLB has been deadly to public education. So why has Obama embraced it?

Obama's War On Schools: NCLB has been deadly to public education. So why has Obama embraced it?

Guardian UK has interactive timeline of Rupert Murdoch's Phone hacking scandal. FASCINATING RW crap

Qatar agrees to join operation

By logic, anyone who supports violence against Ghaddafi must also have supported

By logic, anyone who supports violence against Ghaddafi must also have supported

Different countries, different responses.

LIBYA: Arab League head criticizes airstrikes as Western forces impose no-fly zone (LA Times)

Should DU3 Have A Separate Area Just for Polls?

GOP leader collapses and dies while dancing

Robots Mustering for Recovery in Japan

Robots Mustering for Recovery in Japan

AT&T to acquire T-Mobile

AT&T to acquire T-Mobile

Infant Welfare Society. Is this a "legitimate" organization or is

Manning supporters, fyi: Greg Mitchell has a link up to a live stream

I wonder if Palin is celebrating Phagwah/Holi in India

Evangelical Graham: Japan Disaster Could Mean Jesus Is Coming Back (VIDEO)

Evangelical Graham: Japan Disaster Could Mean Jesus Is Coming Back (VIDEO)

Great radiation dose chart

Libya recently cut back the amount foreigners, especially France, could take from leased wells...

Libya recently cut back the amount foreigners, especially France, could take from leased wells...

deleted by Boojatta

Two types of arguments against our intervention in Libya

Righthaven lawsuits backfire, reduce protections for newspapers

U.S. donations to Japan lag behind those after Katrina, Haiti

U.S. donations to Japan lag behind those after Katrina, Haiti

Why was no one calling for the US to use our Security Council veto before the vote?

I knew that once it escalated to require UN help the Libyan revolutionaries would be diminished.

BREAKING: Gaddafi's forces have announced they will begin a ceasefire at at 7pm (GMT)

IRT Libya - I have some issues ....

Anti-Aircraft firing in Tripoli right now live CNN

Who else hates all this sh*t going on in Libya?

Bill Kristol Calls For U.S. Ground Forces In Libya

How Democrats conduct Imperialism...

Latest Libyan news

"Give peace a chance!"

US commander warns of Libya stalemate = Mike Mullen says ousting Gaddafi is not the goal

Live from Quantico: Protest for Bradley Manning

Live from Quantico: Protest for Bradley Manning

New Lawsuit Filed Against the USDA for GM Alfalfa Deregulation

I find the knowledge of Military Capabilities by Fredricka Whitfield CNN lacking

Happy Spring!

The drawbacks of intervention in Libya - Concerns over oil markets, geopolitics ...

Does anyone know why Secretary Gates wasn't on

What happened to this.......?

To those of you who judge: this is one of the few times I agree with the Bible

Why is it that the only time Kucinich is relevant

If you support the UN action against Libya do you also support one against Yemen?

If you support the UN action against Libya do you also support one against Yemen?

Markey: GOP Picks Risky Nukes Instead Of Clean Renewables

Teabagger totally forgets about Afghanistand, Lybia.

How to help pets in Japan

Odd FAQ questions on the TSA web site ...

CA-36: Progressive Caucus Vice-Chair Judy Chu endorses Debra Bowen

Michael Moore: "If Lieberman and McCain say this is a good idea, then what could possibly go wrong?"

Wow. Hooda thunk it?

Did universal service stop Israel from starting wars?

Officials: Pressure rises again in Japan reactor - No. 3 in trouble again

Just finished watching "inside Job".....

*Sting sums up the perpetual dismay of our times*

*Sting sums up the perpetual dismay of our times*

OK, can anyone here fill me in on the RW talking points on the Sunday shows today?

Corbett's education cuts hurt poor the most. He is PA's new republican governor.

Libyan Revolution Day 31 part 2 (RIP Mohammed Nabbous, killed by Gaddafi forces, airstrikes begin)

Dana Perino is still really dumb......

Dissed by the locals: Palin has "nothing to offer India".

We can agree that "no" means "no", but what does "I abstain" mean?

Wisconsin Supreme Court Judge explodes, calls colleague "bitch", threatens to "destroy" her.

An estimated 21,843 jobs in WI will be lost due to effects of Walker's budget-repair bill and budget

Brent crude jumps $2 to $115.93/bbl on military action against Libya

Would you support a UN sanctioned hit on a dictator instead of 'no-fly' zones?

DoJ still protecting Bush eavesdroppers, says ACLU

Japanese Company Responsible for Nuclear Catastrophe Is Slated to Build Plants in Texas

[Gawker] Hugo Chavez Makes Libya Airstrikes About Him

Ok, Republicans - I'm demanding SSN for all of my 200,000,000,000 sperms inside of me

Santorum, Barbour, Palin, Huckabee, & Gingrich invited to Koch weenie roast...but NOT Bachmann

Hooray for the use of non-lethal weapons by the LAPD!

hey, DU war birds.....

Fuzzy Privatization Math

Ohio Budget Plan Cuts Air Quality Agency's Funding

Ohio Budget Plan Cuts Air Quality Agency's Funding

Admiral H. Rickover (paraprhased): Nuclear reactors suck; for human survival we should abolish them.

Fighting America’s Corporate Coup D’Etat

Sick comments on TV news site article

Nearly one year after the BP oil gusher in the GoM: 95 new images...

Live from Quantico: Protest for Bradley Manning

You could actually hold a debate between John Kasich, the Candidate vs. John Kasich’s budget

If Sarah, or Newt, or Mitt, or McCain, or Huckster became president in 2012...

Help me find an article regarding Jon Stewart and the 9/11 responders bill?

For those interested in Japanese perceptions of suffering - movie recommendation

The establishment of a draft will not make war unpopular.

"I couldn't live with the guilt..."

Helen Thomas is in the news again - Raw Story - Playboy Interview

EPA US RAD-Net summaries

McCarthy Era Redux: House To Vote On ‘In God We Trust’ Resolution - RawStory

Reconcile the argument on this board that we support a people's rebellion

I want to thank Newt Gingrich for using code words to point out Pres Obama is black!

If you are for ________, then you must (or can not) be (a) __________!

The USO said about 200,000 U.S. personnel are being evacuated from Japan to U.S. West Coast cities

So... Anti-war-ios, how do YOU think the Gaddafi family should be dealt with?

I fell a few times snow skiing this weekend. I'm blaming the Super Moon.

Radiation Dose Chart

Each Tomahawk cruise missile costs 1 MILLION DOLLARS

I'm glad that we don't all agree on everything here on this board

We cannot assume that the West's intervention in Libya is benign.

KKKristol calls for U.S. ground forces in Libya

Things have taken a nasty turn at Quantico. 4:30 ET 3/20 Rally to Support Bradley Manning

Aha right now we have an expert on the MSNBC

Police fire on thousands of protesters in Syria, killing 1

I'm already there - the orange revolution (and a shout out to Andy)

please review my editorial on military family support

100,000 frames per second camera captures shrinking coin, major voltage

"Fears of a 'counter-revolution' in Egypt" ...(Undoing all the Good Revolution)

Make Love, Not War

Dumb Question: Gaddafi's name?

Holy Shite - this is frightening-The floodgate that didn't work to stop the tsunami

Small Saudi protest outside interior ministry in Riyadh

Anti-American Extremists Among Libyan Rebels U.S. Has Vowed To Protect

Should representatives of any nation state be able to sue their critics?

I'm OK with the draft, as long as rich, white Republican men are the frontlines..

Question for the pro-Gaddafi people on DU

Just Great. Florida's water table affected by the quake in Japan.

Remember, people, this is NOT the first time Obama enforces a No Fly Zone.

Impeach Obama Over Libya, You Got to Be Kidding

Japan tragedy seared into the world's imagination

Dateline is giving us a discourse in Royal Weddings

I still have not read of any cuts taken by upper management employees.

Ordinances help local communities fend off corporations

Spraying of water resumes at crisis-hit Fukushima nuke plant

Torrential rain in Los Angeles!

Fukushima's 2 reactors under control after cooling functions restored

Libyan Revolution Day 32 (RIP Mo, Libya Hurra!)

Has Megyn Kelly finally gone off the deep end? Calls Obama a war criminal on her twitter

First they were going to vent Fukushima #3 due to pressure, now they're not. Why?

Does Sarah Palin know the difference between India and Indiana?

Bahrain opposition seeks UN, US help in crackdown

Depressed dads quicker to spank their young kids

Norway offers F-16 jet fighters to Libya mission

Are cable TV firms required to include public television channels in their least costly service?

"It's Full of Stars", Neave Planetarium, instantly on your screen, with cool features

Harper's re-election prospects improve with Libya participation

Mullen: US must treat Bahrain differently from Libya

Reprise: Blitzer has the WORST cadence in TeeVee journalism...

A little good news: Grandma and Grandson found alive in rubble 9 days after tsunami! video

Total agreement in a politically mixed group.

CNN Breaking: Cruise missiles land in Qadaffi compound...

Richard Perle and Paul Wolfowitz are both for intervening on the side of the rebels

This Libyan situation really shows the character of many Americans

Wow- guest columnist in my paper today : Democracy from the base

L-I-B-Y-A, people. It's SPELLED LIBYA. NOT LYBIA

I have finally found a job for Orly Taitz and her birther pals.

Want to fight the Wall Street/corporate a-holes who want to destroy us? Join us on April 5th!

No one seems to have noted that Justice Abrahamson is

I believe you can support the military action in Libya and not be a war monger

Kucinich Warns Obama on Libya War

Reinstating the draft to make war unpopular is like reinstating Jim Crow to make slavery unpopular.

Is "coward" necessarily an insult?

As leader of a rich nation, why didn't Qaddafi simply shrug instead of ordering attacks on rebels?

presser on japan situation live now:

Hutchison's wisdom(puke) in my paper today on "Obamacare"

British Special Forces Have Been On The Ground In Libya For Weeks

Check this out WI: Mon March 21st through Fri. March 25th, call to action list!

Check this out WI: Mon March 21st through Fri. March 25th, call to action list!

Who are the Qaddafi supporters?

Europe, not US, pushed for military force in Libya

112 Tomahawk Cruise Missiles Launched

Bradley Manning demonstration today at Quantico Marine Base. (video)

Question for DUers: Who among us has lived in a war zone?

A dozen homes evacuated in Woodland Hills; flooding closes streets

What would happen if teabagger militia groups began violent attacks against the US?

Isn't it something....James O'Keefe vs Dan Rather...

Wyclef Jean shot in Haiti

CEO's of war corporations...

What World Should Expect from Obama & Dilma: The End of Poverty Through Education

Verizon: Server is too busy.

Michael Moore on Libya action

"Declaration of the founding of the Transitional National Assembly"

Paul Krugman: The War on Warren

Flash Flood Warning for Los Angeles County, CA

Anti-war groups protest against anti-Gaddafi air strikes

San Diego Weather (Advisories and warnings oh my)

Cars for the future...

Japan disaster: Nuclear plant workers 'resigned to death'

Wisconsin rubs it in their faces.

Don't lie to me anymore. That is all I ask.

Salon: Right-wing pundits attack Obama for Brazil trip

I'm listening to npr talk about the 'deference of Japanese reporters

In Case You Missed This... 'Poor Minnesotans To Be Barred From Carrying Cash' - FDL

Anybody ever heard of the Chinese game of "Go?"

"Gaddafi advance into Benghazi is over."

For those against intervention: How many women/children need to die before you would support it?

ADD

Wolf Blitzer: Moron

Ching Chong! Asians in the Library Song (Response to UCLA's Alexandra Wallace)

Burying failed nuclear reactor could make things worse

Is anyone else amused by this image?

"Get Up, Stand Up": Do Americans Have What It Takes to Stand Up to Corporate Power and Does...

124 Missiles have been fired into Libya. 122 are from the USA @

OK, Alright. Yeah....

USA! USA! Obama the first Nobel Peace Prize Winner to order Tomahawk Missile strikes!

OK, let's put this to a test.

What is the Libya debate really about?

I long for a return to the "hyphenated days".

I have a question about Limpballs. I NEVER listen to him, but

Did the UN err in invoking the Responsibility to Protect with regards to Libya?

Yes, It IS About the Oil – Who Controls the Oil….

We've been here before...

San Francisco Street Scenes from 1906...35 mm film...

"Libya is one of the world's 10 richest oil-producing countries."

"No Blood For Oil"? Multiple Transnational Oil Corporations Have Been In Libya Since At Least 2004

Would this be a glaring example of sexism?

Well, the school I used to teach in DC is under investigation for a missing $100,000...

I attended the Peace March in DC yesterday. My comments, observations

Jeremy Scahill tweeted: CIA contractor Davis case: Slain men’s families secretly flown to UAE

Aren't most AA of mixed ....

AJE update 19:55 PST

Financial risk takers have low levels of Testosterone

Who will pay for the Libyan war? Surtax on rich, cut Medicaid, who?

Wisconsin: crucible for a new American left

Liberal Democrats in Uproar over Libya Action

Anyone Listen to today's edition of "On the Media " ?? (NPR)

Obama’s support for nuclear power, Exelon, & his proposed $36 billion nuke bailout

Florida GOP-controlled Legislature seeks to saw off the judicial branch

It's Holi!

AT&T to Acquire T-Mobile USA from Deutsche Telekom

I watched Adm Mike Mullen on CBS This Morning with Bob Sheaffer

If you agree with me then you're an intelligent, critical thinker.

As officials abandon him, Yemen president fires Cabinet

Rangel Introduces Universal National Service Act! AKA THE DRAFT! Gee..how timely....

I am against our Government's involvement in Libya

Libyan Revolution Day 32 part 2 (RIP Mohammed Nabbous, Libya Hurra!)

Unarmed citizens being killed by their government pleading for help from the world.

Diane Ravitch: Obama’s War on Schools

SUPERMOON! (pics)

CBS producer wary of info from TEDCO and gov; Radiation in food

Oh man! :( :(

NHK: Surface Temperatures at all 6 Reactors under 100 Degees (C)

Time to Have Honesty in Our Party Monikers.

Michele Bachmann: Liberal media tries to make me look stupid

Florida's childrens' services sued to keep media from covering death of child, torture of brother.

Can we have an intelligent debate on the actions taken in Libya?

Obama -- Daley? -- Chicago and the Theft of American Democracy

Homeless: “We are human. We have feelings just like everybody else.“

The $175m flop so bad it could end the 3D boom

CVN-79 Navy's newest carrier yet-to-be named. What SHOULD it be named?

Remember the wars over calling the likes of Limbaugh gay

There are no other countries actively involved in bombing the Libyan military, there are no other...

We have no right to interfere in a civil war.

What's it going to take to break the Empire?

What's it going to take to break the Empire?

Yemen President's Own Tribe Demands He Resign

The Obama administration "is in bed with one of the most repressive regimes on earth"

It’s MY money — a teacher’s response to deceptive union ads

This toon on "shared sacrifice" DEMANDS its very own thread here

My Idiot Brother-in-law and Potassium Iodide...

It's Not Up to the President to Impose a No-Fly Zone Over Libya

Libya Propaganda (just an interesting bit whether you're for or against current action).

A Law Against Lying on the News: Why Canada has one and the U.S. doesn’t

Anyone care to wager on this guy being a Teabagger?

We just managed to avoid another Sarajevo

Mass Arrests Happening at Quantico.

The U.S. signed the U.N. Charter

Illegal drug users - do you in any way feel responsible for this?

How Many Of You Are Supporting The Action With Libya,

Has Anyone in the Obama Admin. Actually Used the "UN trumps the US Constitution" Argument?

Has Anyone in the Obama Admin. Actually Used the "UN trumps the US Constitution" Argument?

Do all Japanese cars float?

War is wrong.

Richard Haas, John Brennan, CAN'T JUSTIFY THE INTERVENTION. Wonder Why?

Wrong Way on a One Way Street

My detailed anti-war perspective on Libya

Mandator civil service or a draft are horrible. It would delay us in graduating from the university

Barack Obama and the Splendid Blond Beast

Smoking pot is good for you. No, really. It's good for you.

"Coincide" vs "Coincidence"

Nader: Obama should be impeached for 'war crimes'

Tweet: Khamis Gaddafi killed today in airstrikes

Cindy Sheehan: ‘Barack-A-lujah! I Have Seen The Light!’

SoCal Windspill Sparks Huge Solar Radiation Leaks

ABC News reporter Akiko Fujita tweets about new word: "Fly-Jin," foreigners who fled japan

"Nullification" comes to New Hampshire as the Kochheads' agenda rolls on from state-to-state

Questions about suicide bombings committed by people while they are imprisoned

Neo-cons and the Libya intervention. This isn't pretty.

Obama administration denies visa to Afghan women's rights hero and writer!

Nuclear Power - What Now?

The Facts...

The Facts...

Why is it people hide behind their true motive for keeping

The Moral Underground: How Ordinary Americans Subvert an Unfair Economy

Who has more followers today: Sigmund Freud or Ayn Rand?

Obama: "The President does not have the power

What do you hope for when, in reply to the OP of a thread, you post to say you don't understand it?

What do you hope for when, in reply to the OP of a thread, you post to say you don't understand it?

Patrick, dog starved to brink of death - found day before St. Patrick's in dumpster (WARNING photos)

Rupert Murdoch's right wing news empire just took a HUGE blow in the courts!! BIG NEWS COMING

Libyan envoy's secret visit to Tunis exposed

Obama: ‘We cannot stand idly by’

Black and White and Married in the Deep South: A Shifting Image

Italian ship crew detained in Libya

Japan cites radiation in milk, spinach near plant

Japan cites radiation in milk, spinach near plant

Bahrain vents its anger on King Hamad

Saudis demand release of prisoners

Wisconsin: crucible for a new American left

US ambassador to Mexico resigns after diplomatic spat

Norway condemns killings in Yemen

Philippine military rocked by new 'torture' video

Bahrain hospital attack: 'Physical abuse and humiliation of doctors'

Ethically sourced chocolate a big hit in Oz

House, Senate Dems break from Obama's tax policy for wealthy

The World’s Responsibility to Protect Libyans

Syria to free child prisoners

Four Al Jazeera reporters held in Libya

Nuclear officials prepare to vent radioactive gas from crippled Japanese reactor

Lured by the promise of a big catch (shark finning in Gulf of Mexico, US side)

Arab League criticizes allied airstrikes on Libya

Russia says Western strikes kill Libyan civilians

Unit 3 Stabilized Without Venting - Press Conference

Some progress seen in Japan's nuclear crisis

Singer ( Wyclef Jean) shot during Haiti campaign

Pentagon: ‘We are not going after Gaddafi’ -- Obama changed his mind?

2 Bush officials in running to be next head of FBI

US commander (Mike Mullen) warns of Libya stalemate

France: Qatar to join Libya operation within hours (Qatari & French jets to fly together)

Police support for protesters is growing as government cuts start to bite

Libyan army says immediate ceasefire ordered

Mass Arrests Happening at Quantico.

Radiation discovery fans food fears in Japan (found contamination on two more vegetables)

Citing pension costs, Costa Mesa, Calif., plans to lay off nearly half its employees

Nicolas Sarkozy prepares for local election backlash

Norway offers F-16 jet fighters to Libya mission

Google accuses China of hacking Gmail email system

Giffords sees brother-in-law for first time since shooting

Status-Fukushima nuclear power plants Sunday midnight (renewed nuclear chain reaction feared-Unit 4)

Stolen Greek relics found in London

African Union demands 'immediate' halt to Libya attacks

Japan tsunami survivors found

Libya: 'Air Strike Hits Gaddafi Compound'

Yemini minister quits amid crackdown

Italian ship crew detained in Libya

Police support for protesters is growing as government cuts start to bite

BBC World Service to sign funding deal with US state department

Yes! I win!

I don't see what's so special about the- OH GOD WHAT DID THEY DO TO THE MOON?!

3 foreign reporters missing in Libya

In honor of SuperMoon ... "Moon" songs.

Egypt voters choose constitutional change as early results are released

Cops took my license plate. There's strangers getting it on in my living room.

Musicians-I see a lot of stuff said against the current Stones lineup, but...

With everything going on on Lydia...

is it just me?

Judge: Soldier can show he reported Afghan plot

Historic San Francisco home features its own "speakeasy"

meet the newest member of team wtf

Pub n Roll!

Would the fountain of your mind were clear again, that I might water an ass at it.

The War on Drugs is sucessful!

On the first day of Spring, my mama woodchuck came out of hibernation

I cant do a poll, but this question must be asked - which is more annoying?

This week's cover song challenge - "The Ballroom Blitz"

OK the words of the day are "shocking meat footage". Use "Shocking Meat Footage" in a sentence

Older guys

No Headless People allowed

My mom tells my dad this everyday:

Listening to Beach Boys' "In Concert" from 1973

Here's a cool toll free number 1-800-246-4411 (BING411)

The word of the day is "dickweed". Replace any word in a thread title with "dickweed".

FSM (Flying Spaghetti Monster) sighting!

Chain reaction

Any jade plant experts here?.........

It's Lil' Sebastian!

Do you have a family 'yell'?

Kobe Beef

I always weep at the end of "The Natural." Just did it again, TCM. Not just the movie, though.

I want to learn to speak Czech

B&N Nook e-reader question:

"Nothing But the Truth" is the saddest film I've ever seen.

Imagine getting pulled over by this...

SuperMoon is here, are we dead yet?

I think I got drunk and took a leek on my cat last night.

Ronnie Hammond, singer for the Atlanta Rhythm Section died last Monday

Okay...the F**ing Shit Got to me. I have old VHS of "Young Sherlock"...I'm Done!

KNOCK KNOCK!

I fell a few times snow skiing this weekend. I'm blaming the Super Moon.

Gadhafi vows 'long war' after US, allies strike

~profanity toned down~tell me what the hell is this about

here is some lovely music for you on a Sunday night

Dateline is giving us a discourse in Royal Weddings

"Did you SEE that UNICORN? His horn was so SHINY!"

Your Sunday LOLcats (dial-up warning) Spring Awwfest 2011 Edition

"YEAH! I've been craving burgers TOO."

Sex Pistols - New York - Brixton Academy, 10.11.2007

I now have a DVR

Bad band names. And examples of why they could be big.

Would you move solely for economic reasons?

Anti-war groups protest against anti-Gaddafi air strikes

Happy first day of spring

Now in poll form!! Which is more annoying?

tell me what the hell this is about

Movie Titles in Movies

Ever gone walking around in an old neighborhood in your town?

Bruce Springsteen & Darlene Love - "A Fine Fine Boy," - Madison Square Garden, NYC - 2009/10

Anybody else lucky enough to have neighbors that are like family?

Sex Pistols - "Did You No Wrong" - Brixton Academy, 10.11.2007

I have a Nook, but just bought a Pandigital reader...

How about we take One Hit, then eat some Wonder Bread?

The Monkees - "Listen To The Band" (from "33 1/3 Revolutions Per Monkee")

Shopping can be SO frustrating

Unemployment Adds 9 Million Uninsured In U.S.

If you thought you had seen everything, here you go - POLE DANCING FOR JESUS

Obama thrills Brazil slum residents with visit

Robert Gates: Libya Mission Handoff In Days, U.S. Will Not Have 'Preeminent Role'

Supreme Court tensions boil over (GOP Justice Calls Chief Justice "Bitch"Threatens To "Destroy" Her)

What the hell?! I lost my star on my birthday!

Does anyone know when OrrexFest is this year?

I'm not real fond of MOST costumes for pets... but I'm not sure I would be able to resist THIS one.

Cows being abducted by aliens..

Sunday's NCAA Tournament Thread

Kill Bill Vol. 1&2

I want a fresh-out-of-the-oven blueberry muffin with melted butter right now!

What if cats had opposable thumbs?

Big Love Finale: Possible Spoilers in Replies

Homophones, homographs, and heteronyms

How about a One Hit Wonder Thread?

U.S. army chief: Gadhafi needs to 'make decisions' on his future

Japan's efforts to ease nuke crisis hit setback

Westerns that aren’t Westerns

British Muslim who entered Miss Universe contest receives death threat

British Muslim who entered Miss Universe contest receives death threat

A stray kitten is crying outside my back door and it's

US Army 'kill team' in Afghanistan posed with photos of murdered civilians

I need an itty bitty kitty fix. please post your kitty pix here

Chavez condemns Libya airstrikes, warns Obama: ‘Don’t even think about it’ in Venezuela

need a shitload of good vibes

You are more annoying than a DU member whose username you will post in this thread.

AT&T agrees to buy T-Mobile, creating industry giant

Now, THIS guy's funny!!!!!

Bird-lovers:

Tucson has the only crack-house in the known Universe for witches and their familiars.

Tell me you wouldn't remember THIS dive for the rest of your life.

Which concept is lamer: message board coach or life coach?

Why no one EVER wants to go shopping with MiddleFingerMom:

Obama says Brazil’s successful transition to democracy is an example to the Middle East

So we are protecting ANTI-AMERICAN extremist who are amoung the rebels

So, of the past 30 years, the least warmongering US President was...

***LIVE NOW*** President Obama Speaks on Human Rights, in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Obama And R2P

Remarks by the President to the People of Brazil in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Libyan military calls for immediate cease-fire

Your favorite term for corporate politicians' and corporations' aides/spokespeople/PR flacks

Have you considered voting for Ron PAul?

On Libya, Hold President Obama Accountable. He's Not Above Scrutiny

Who here has an MMJ license?

24 hours polls Support or not for Operation Odyssey Dawn

Arab League now CRITICIZING the coalition airstrikes!

Question on Libya

Libyan rebels in Benghazi: "Thank you, France. Thank you, America. Obama good, Sarkozy good."

Obama deserves our support re: Libya

McCranky: Obama waited too long in Libya

America and Nuclear: Obama’s Forgotten Track Record

Caption this

Obama visit City of God pic

"Libya: Humanitarian Intervention, Not Imperial Aggression"

UN condemns mortar attack on Ivory Coast market

The Facts Concerning Operation Odyssey Dawn

The Facts Concerning Operation Odyssey Dawn

"Why Libya 2011 is not Iraq 2003"

Obama charms Brazilians during two-day visit.

So Obama is not allowed to EVER use military force? Especially when the people of Libya are being..

It's NOT A Vacation

Did we just invade Libya? Did I miss something?

The President shouldn't travel to Brazil during a crisis . . .

Desmond Tutu endorses the Western air strikes on Libya

Do you think Sarkozy and Cameron bullied Obama into this conflict?

Rally for Libya in Winnipeg in Memory of Mohamed Nabbous

Reagan bombs Libya - Déjà Vu

More Tsunami footage

President Obama sends message to Iranian people

Kerry, Levin Defend Timing and Scope of Libya Response

Scott Walker Declares Victory! (Parody)

Nigel Farage Blasts Eurocouncil President Van Rompuy For Cozying w/ Gaddafi As Recently As December

The Cave

Ann Coulter's muse?

Julia Cheyanne Hurley (2010 TNGA House campaign announcement)

Inspiring deeds from Morioka in northern Japan

A Very Liberal Intervention

Kerry says huge Egypt vote turnout 'very exciting'

Noam Chomsky Warns Against U.S./U.K. Intervention In Libya 1/2

Sarah Palin India Visit - Reactions from "Real Indians"

Casey Heynes full interview - Bully Victim who fought back on viral video

Bernie Sanders: The Unthinkable

In Context TV: An Introduction to State Owned Banks

Noam Chomsky Warns Against U.S./U.K. Intervention In Libya 2/2

Almost NOBODY SHOWS UP TO VOTE in Important Elections.

Some Of The Mercenaries Who Were Killed In The Battle Of Benghazi (03/19/2011) GRAPHIC

Young Workers Say Respect My Vote

MSNBC: Kucinich w/ Cenk - 'No Fly Zone is an Act of War'

Martin Luther King at Local 1199

'The War You Don't See' John Pilger

Obama Plays Soccer (Awesome!)

Veterans Demand Peace: 113 Arrested at White House

Bombs for peace? 'UN completely disgraced in Libya'

Jesus watch over Obama family

Fox Business News Gushing Over The Attractive TNGA Rep. Julia "Hooters" Hurley

Madison Palm Tree Revue: Fired For Her Tweets (new)

Tea Party Idol: The Michele Bachmann Trio

Recall Russell Pearce! (Arizona Senate President)

NYT editorial: A Chance to Build Again

Has anybody else seen this low-life bumper sticker yet?

EvelJustin OWNS Conservative Vlogger About Tax Cuts for the Wealthy (MUST WATCH!!!)

Stand with Obama and Biden in this crisis!

Al Jaz Eng: Libya Intervention Comes Too Late For Some - 7 Year Old Boy & His Parents Shot (GRAPHIC)

(Last year's) Fires, equipment failures raise concerns at Hartsville nuclear plant

EPA - Japanese Nuclear Emergency: Radiation Monitoring

How to inspect a damaged reactor building with RV toys.

Headway as Fukushima pumps restart (reactor No. 1)

Once crisis ends, Fukushima nuclear plant to be closed for good

Fukushima Nuclear Reactor Truth: Locally Chernobyl (Time-line and more details)

Japan Warns Fukushima Crisis Unlikely to Be Resolved Quickly

Swiss to move embassy in Japan from Tokyo to Osaka (as rad plume threaens Tokyo "imminent")

Fukushima workers exposed to illegal radiation levels

Food fears spread amid progress at nuclear plant (radio-iodine and cesium in Tokyo tap water)

Possible oil sheen under investigation in Gulf of Mexico could be large

Where is Japan's nuclear power CEO?

Fukushima Crisis: Latest maps of spread of radiation plumes (plume to blow inland today, Nature.com)

US Coast Guard: Reported Gulf Slick Likely Silt From Dredging

Winds Threaten to Steer More Radiation Toward Tokyo (AccuWeather.com)

Effects of the Chernobyl Disaster on Sámi Life - Cesium-137 in Norway + Sweden

Cooling pumps still idle at imperiled Japanese reactors - food banned from Fukushima Prefecture

Predictably, the good news about Unit 3 was premature.

Greg Palast, former lead investigator in nuclear fraud and racketeering investigations

Nuclear crisis may affect placement of US reactors (near cities)

Do not panic, women and children first, God Bless America

Can Japan crisis unplug U.S. nuclear energy?

Japan crisis forces rethink of the nuclear option

MIT Update 3/20 3:30PM EST - Stabilisation at Fukushima Daiichi

Residents near Japan nuclear plant urged not to drink tap water

Unfiltered radiation readings from Japanese monitoring stations

Westinghouse tries to avoid nuclear fallout

Nuclear power is going to "meet its maker"

Pacific Radiation Dispersion Computer Model (March 18, 2011)

"Why does U.S. fail in science education?"

(Seawater corrosion) fears for stricken nuke site

Gov. Brian Sandoval visits Boulder City solar array, suggests lease revenue could ease state deficit

Cella Energy - Hydrogen fuel pumped like a fluid... $1.50 gallon

Fukushima: The warnings were stark and issued repeatedly as far back as 1972

Sunday Funnies: Best Political Cartoons of the Week

Black and White and Married in the Deep South: A Shifting Image

*Arab League: We Don't Want No Bombs * (Washington Note)

Business Insider - "Five Hidden Upsides To All Of These Global Crises"

The Saudi Intervention In Bahrain Will Fuel Sectarianism, Not Stifle It

Washington vs. the Merciless By THOMAS L. FRIEDMAN

An Advocate Who Scares Republicans

Three key questions about Libya Wes Clark

Police say they shot man on mower who pulled gun (near Perdue University parking garage)

Boise St. Official Warns About Costs of Gun Bill

Feds Indict Mayor, Police Chief Of Border Town As ATF 'Gunrunner' Program Faces Heat

First pediatricians — now NRA aims at sheriffs (FL)

Gun lobby out-jerks Tobia (GOP/NRA physician gun-gag law - FL)

El Salvador: Obama visit dispels fears over ties

US ambassador to Mexico resigns after diplomatic spat

Rights progress crucial for Colombia trade deal: Human Rights Watch

Brazil protests Obama estimated up to 400 people

CEPR is liveblogging the Haitian vote, fyi:

Obama thrills Brazil slum residents with visit

So I played a preacher in my school's musical

Australian PM: Marriage Equality Against My Upbringing

"DADT Protesters Face Unusual Charge, Prompting Questions From Judge"

Huskies and Tarheels

Arizona State Senior Anthony Robles, Born With One Leg, Wins NCAA Wrestling Title

Madoff & The Mets

The PacTen lives

So close!

Refs Stop Officiating End of Washington-UNC Game

The JR Chess Report (March 20): Six-Way Tie in Reykjavik; Final Amber in Monte Carlo

ROCK CHALK!!!

THE Ohio State University

Any tennis fans out there?

Mrs. God

Sarah Palin puts on her Star of David necklace in show of solidarity with Israel

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