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Archives: March 21, 2011

Website to view updated radioactivity levels in Japanese prefectures (English)

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

Helen Thomas featured in Playboy Magazine

Support NPR! Today I just discovered Los Straitjackets!

So how many mercenaries are fighting for Gadhafi

Japanese Govt posts radiation data

Restoring external power to Fukushima Daiichi

Mojave California and Ocatillo CA just had (little) earthquakes w/in past hour

Walker's cronies getting scared?

Mr Coffee and a defective run?

'To my Dear Obama, our son', says Gaddafi, defending attack on rebels

Radiation levels appear to be dropping at Fukushima Daiichi

“I am opposed to dumb wars.” From a Speech by Barack Obama

breaking gray smoke reactor 3

Arkansas prepares for significant tax cuts

Edano presser

Top army generals defect in Yemen (declare support for protesters, and move to protect them)

OIC - Secretary General Condemns Excessive Violence Against Peaceful Protests In Yemen

Past Presidents's speak on Corporate Power

The rebels keep pleading for a supply of weapons.

If people living in an oil-rich nation desire to have freedom, they are less deserving

Latest news on nukes

Guantánamo Military Lawyers Protest Harsh Limits Imposed by Pentagon

Wisconsin continues to show em how it's done.

Radiation is good for you! (but don't eat the spinach or drink the milk and water)

Radiation is good for you! (but don't eat the spinach or drink the milk and water)

NRC Proposes Fee Changes for Nuclear Facilities

9 dead dolphins found since Saturday in Alabama and Mississippi

JAMA: "No easy way to tell which patients may be violent."

3. The U.S. military has more generals and admirals than...

Top court to weigh privacy against government data needs (A lot of what's in the databases is wrong)

Loophole in Mortgage Fraud Settlement Could Give Billions to Biggest Banks

Wisconsin!

Walker's cronies getting scared?

Moyers and Winship: We Can't Let an Amateur Right-Wing Smear Campaign Destroy NPR

Anger as council proposes limiting chicken mating to 10 days a year after complaints about noise

nuclear commission of japan (NISA = nuclear & industrial safety agency) presser coming on

Rusty Boner asks the Prez how he will get to 'mission accomplished'?

Japan: "Chernobyl solution"

Toles Toon: Maybe

Site in Japan for current radiation levels (English)

USA --- Apparently, “Blood Money” Now Includes “Green Cards”

Immigration Officials to Family of Ailing Children: Go Home

I like Obama as a person but don't like his policies, & don't care about OSU's coach

Regarding the curret turmoil in Libya..

Scientific Literacy:

I'll admit that with the rest of the world, I've been distracted by Japan

Overweight Americans throwing off safety of city buses

Interesting chart - Radiation Dose Chart

Ah. I feel better. The talking points are coming together. MSNBC, just a few moment ago, had . . . .

Baptist judge implements Sahria law. Be prepared with facts.

Can America be trusted not to serve it's own corporate interests once the violence ends?

About Japan:Bitter Legacy, Injured Coast by Harvard Prof. Ian Jared Miller

NHKWorld: Radiation near plant rose and then fell.

Where else but DU

Gray smoke spews from No. 3 reactor at stricken Japanese nuclear plant

The Rude Pundit now has a podcast

TEPCO Faked Fukushima Repairs

I sure as heck hope it wins a Clio Award, by gosh, gee whiz.

Japanese earthquake stirred South Florida waters (3" up/down)

Japanese earthquake stirred South Florida waters (3" up/down)

Work to restore power halted as smoke seen at Fukushima reactors

This Weekend, The Eighth Anniversary Of The Start Of The Iraq War, I Found Something Interesting...

Get well Nancy

The new R/W Griping Point...

Toon: A Slippery Slope

Should the US. intervene in the Yemen civil conflict?

Libya Releases 4 Times Journalists

Republicans to deregulate nuclear power

War President

Fed Must Release Data on Emergency Bank Loans as High Court Rejects Appeal

Senator Scott Brown or The Truth & Sterling Reputation of a Family Run Christian Camp?

Will the right "support the troops?"

Awesomest shrimps evar!

Regulator Rumble: SEC Going After Fannie and Freddie Execs

ANOTHER OIL SPILL INT HE GULF OF MEXICO ( MARCH 21 2011 )

Europe on Fast Track to the Future

Its snowing with a high of 56 today in Jersey

(Native American) Indian youth suicide crisis baffles

Natural Remedies for Radiation and Toxic Overload

Costs of Libya operation already piling up

Are civilians being killed?

An Odd Rumination (Kunstler)

Attacking Libya is not "colonialism".

Latest Obama Administration pandering to corporate interests

Turkey Blocks NATO Mission in Libya - Spiegel/Germany

Dear Skinner, We the undersigned DU Members….

Libya; Why Not Yemen, Tunisia, Egypt, Bahrain, Jordan, Syria, Saudi Arabia etc,

Fla. Education Commissioner Steps Down

Damage report from yesterday's storm in Los Angeles:

A few thoughts on Libya and Humanitarian law

Pawlenty to announce exploratory committee today via Facebook

Pelosi hospitalised in Rome after feeling unwell

Boehner Violates Promise to Make Bills Public for 72 Hours before Consideration

Speeder Tells Deputy Dr. Phil Warned Him of Alien Invasion

Our Teabagging Overseers won't rest....latest from Derf

Asshole Juan Williams at it again...thinks NPR should be defunded...

Suppression of radioactive strontium absorption by sodium alginate in animals and human subjects.

Suppression of radioactive strontium absorption by sodium alginate in animals and human subjects.

Supreme Court allows Fed bailout records release

Microsoft Word Now Includes Squiggly Blue Line To Alert When Word Is Too Advanced For Mainstream

Nancy's out of the hospital (Reuters)

Hours before the biggest fight of his life, Jones subdues a robber

Are they the best and brightest? Analysis of employer-sponsored tech immigrants

Illinois National Guard Heads to Libya

Would you vote for Dennis Kucinich in his 2012 congressional primary?

Top U.S. general in Libya assault says stalemate with Gadhafi is possible outcome of bombardment

Top U.S. general in Libya assault says stalemate with Gadhafi is possible outcome of bombardment

Protest in London against Libya intervention

Imagine if Juan Williams had whined this to Bill O'Lielly.....

How long has Father Huckster been pretending to be Paul Harvey?

Breaking -- VICTORY! Court Says Plaintiffs Can Challenge Bush Wiretapping Law

LOL!

Radiation-Tainted Food Detected Leaving Japan

Army apologizes for the pictures, not the crime of killing for sport

Medvedev and Putin disagree on Libya.

Journal Sentinel WI TOTALLY twists the facts about Walker Emails (Not as supportive as they say)

Regarding radiation, and when they say "x is less than y" ...

Do law enforcement agents have the power of discretion or is it good ole boyism?

Do law enforcement agents have the power of discretion or is it good ole boyism?

Great letter in Barrons RE: the Social Security Trust Fund. !

War is a Mindset.

Over 21,000 dead or missing in quake-hit Japan: police

Anyone listening to Thom debating the RWer right now?

Randall Munroe of xkcd puts together a radiation dosage chart (informative rather than funny.)

Graham says Obama taking backseat in Libya

Defending the Ridiculous

this morning was was pondering... (who built this country)

Earthquakes: Whose fault?

'Dear fellow educated bourgeois lefty white Americans'

'Dear fellow educated bourgeois lefty white Americans'

Okay, I get 1% profit for the idea:

Okay, I get 1% profit for the idea:

Florida Preacher Burns Quran As Pastor Terry Jones Watches On

State Sen. Kevin Parker gets probation for busting up newspaper photographer's car and camera

Libyans frustrated, angry after coalition missile strikes building Pentagon said "not a target"

The amount we've already spent attacking Libya could've already paid the budget for the WI teachers

Death By a Single GOP Cut?

Thieves Use Backhoe In Attempted Bank Heist

Radiation fears grow in disaster-struck Japan

This one is *all yours*.

Japan disaster child volunteers

Japan disaster child volunteers

Even if something is Constitutional, If there is no good Enough reason, and progressives don't

Preachin' to the choir when the choir is as dumb as the preacher ..

Please post as soon we start bombing again in Libya, I think it is getting dark over there about now

Allies’ Lack of Exit Plan Risks Dividing Libya With Qaddafi Keeping Power

Neocon Savings Math

Do you know what I love? I love it when talking heads cut off a Speech

Far-right party in France finishes just behind Sarkozy's party. Socialists came in first in local

8th Anniversary of the Iraq War

POTUS presser on now, (MSNBC link here)

Minnesota's "$20 crime for those on Public Assistance"

In the interest of a little balance..".Being skinny is no guarantee of a healthy heart"

No $$$ for schools, NPR, heating assistance...but we can afford 110 cruise missles for Libya.

Nobody gets hospitalized for feeling slightly unwell. WHY LIE?

Alert for Facebook and My Space users:

Where do all the bombed tanks, artillery, vehicles, infrastructure,

Who is Robert M Costrell?

Katrina vanden Heuvel: The Human Cost of Slashonomics

Lugar on MSNBC bringing up hypocrisy in Obama's foreign policy re Libya.

Dennis Miller supports the president!

Former Government Lawyer Gets 17 Years In Immigration Case

Gasoline, Heating Oil Futures Gain on Airstrikes Against Libya

Democratic Sen. Joe Manchin breaks with Obama on debt limit

Hobbit Filming Finally Gets Under Way

People who supported the Libya invasion...so do you still think we can reduce defense spending?

MORE Death Panels coming from the GOP budget - this time it's vaccinations for children & seniors.

MORE Death Panels coming from the GOP budget - this time it's vaccinations for children & seniors.

Tear Alert: CIA's 'Facebook' Program Dramatically Cut Agency's Costs

Drug Prosecutor Busted....For Drugs

Our 'brave' heroes are at it again. Warning - graphic photos

Spring Start today

Inspector of an S.C. mini-train that crashed, killing 6-year-old, fired for falsifying documentation

Fla. Courts Facing $72.3M Deficit

Hundreds of college & university students swarmed the Legislature in Carson City, Nev. - pics

Md. lawmakers want to limit credit checks on job seekers

i don't usually post links from world nut daily but i found this old link interesting:

Delaying First Pitch Debated in Baseball-Loving Japan

Civilians or Rebels?

The 28th Ammendment: Corporations are not People. Spread the word! n/t

Agree or Disagree: America is "capable of achieving everything that is good and great."

Agree or Disagree: America is "capable of achieving everything that is good and great."

Japan beset by radiation fears

Rep. Buesgens stopped in possible violation of probation (DUI)

Rep. Buesgens stopped in possible violation of probation (DUI)

its to Expensive to stop Milosevik and his Genocide

Is the Libyan "to do" only about OIL?

Bombing Libya is like trying to take our a nest of fire ants with an ICBM

Why didn't Hillary recommend force to stop the African genocide?

Help get robots to Japan. Need to overcome logistics problems

Milwaukee Urinal / Sentinel suffers stroke of ethics, reports dirt on Walker admin

Legislator says NC needs its own currency

Hartman is about to interview a nuclear expert from beyond nuclear

Jerry Brown brings such a voice of sanity to...

GOP Cuts: A "Guillotine Job" on the Special Olympics HELP SAVE THEM!

Pence: Defunding Planned Parenthood more important than aid to poor women and children

US Army apologizes for photos of US soldiers "grinning over corpses of Afghan civillians"

Anti-Aircraft Fire Erupts Over Tripoli as More Nations Enforce No-Fly Zone

HBO takes on Dick (Richard Bruce) Cheney- Based On: "The Dark Side"

US military aid to Colombia serves to enrich defense companies: WikiLeaks founder

Securing Arizona: What Americans Can Learn From Their Rogue State

Securing Arizona: What Americans Can Learn From Their Rogue State

Microsoft sues Barnes & Noble over Android-based Nook e-reader

Scott Walker listens carefully.

Scott Walker listens carefully.

The Best Defense of Teachers You'll See This Year

Anger erupts in Christchurch CBD after the earthquake( VIDEO) police block biz owners prop/rights

This is what Democracy Looks Like... Song, photo montage

Treating Mexicans Like Feral Swine

The Decider didn't dither.

“I am well aware of the national homosexual agenda to come after our kids,” (school board meeting)

What Adam Smith's economic theory was really about.

Our Domestic Enemies are at war with us. Their goal is to destroy us.

Thermal Images From Fukushima Indicate Blistering 128 Degrees Celsius Zone In Reactor #3

U sexuality prof. demands Apple scrap anti-gay app, says it distorts his research

does anybody have the demographics

Ohio - HB 159 voter suppression legislation

Effing Tweety fell off his meds. Again.

Ann Coulter: Go Fukushima Yourself - help buy Ann's airfare !

Revealed: Miss. Gov. Barbour spent over $300K on out-of-state travel in 2010

Dumbness and Libya

Newsflash: Hits on Google do not make something true

Newsflash: Hits on Google do not make something true

OK..educators,et al... give me feedback on this ltte posted in my paper today

BP, Haliburton and Libya's oil

BP, Haliburton and Libya's oil

Riddle me this Grasshopper..

Premiering Tonight on HBO: Triangle: Remembering the Fire

NHKWorld TV - updates on Fukushima reactors

NBC's Lee Cowan on Hardball re: situation at Fukushima

Wisconsin: Walker Helps State Senator’s Girlfriend Land Staff Gig.... Ouch!

Stop Federally Funded Crimes Against Nature!

In your opinion if we had a Republican President that did exactly what Obama's done

The UN is a joke

CA Gov. Brown pressures GOP with YouTube video

Japanese whalers eye off home waters

John Lennon on Wisconsin, Michigan, Ohio, Maine, etc.

Governor Brown Checks In With the People of California 3.21.2011

Madison March 12 rally - "Koch Bros" with Walker head

Events of 2 years ago sparked current uprising in Libya

Federal appeals court reinstates wiretapping suit

What the Triangle Shirtwaist fire means for workers now by Hilda L. Solis US Sec of Labor

The hack on M$NBComcast just said that he saw people

Documentary tonight on HBO - Rembering the Triangle Fire - an American Tragedy

"Der Spiegel" says it has 4,000 more photos of US Army & Afghans

EXCLUSIVE: Kucinich calls Obama’s attack on Libya ‘an impeachable offense’

*Only 9% of Americans think Obama born in US* according to poll that doesn't even ask that question

Key Dem: Attacks on Libya are 'because of oil'

I've been incomunicado the past 4 days, what did I miss

Cat gets popular vote at board of elections

Cat gets popular vote at board of elections

Thank you CONGRESSMAN MARKEY

Presidential Letter To Congress, Ladies And Gentlemen

Syria deploys troops after protests

We haven't heard much about Elizabeth Warren these days -- until now:

Brazil proposes Rio as UNESCO world heritage site

Calif. panel weighs nuclear safety after quake

The UN Security Council acquired its authority after it launched a military coup, so it's legitimate

Can tanks fly?

Eleanor Roosevelt?

Bill Kristol: "President Obama is taking us to war in another Muslim country. Good for him."

A refresher on Chernobyl

Hello, Bank of America

Hello, Bank of America

If you are buying a Bank of America Short Sale, WATCH THIS

See which congresspeople got money from Koch Industries in the 2010 cycle

CNN Video: Emotional farewell to 16-year-old schoolboy tsunami victim

Cognitive load...and overload:

Cognitive load...and overload:

Corporate Control? Not in These Communities

Could use some prayers, good thoughts, vodka

Timely, again today. Just like yesterday. Just like tomorrow.

San Antonio man fires BB gun, assault rifle in anger over end of Taco Bell's 99 cent burrito promo

San Antonio man fires BB gun, assault rifle in anger over end of Taco Bell's 99 cent burrito promo

Hello, Agent Mike

Playboy mag interview with Helen Thomas:

re-post

"Just a Bad, Bad Idea"--- Josh Marshall's thought provoking view on Libya

"Just a Bad, Bad Idea"--- Josh Marshall's thought provoking view on Libya

(Thug) Wisconsin Atty General files appeal to lift Restraining Order against "Budget Repair Bill"

XKCD Put together a phenomenal radiation dose chart

Here's the link to the Spiegel pics (Warning - GRAPHIC):

email from another Japanese friend:

President Obama's letter to Congress about the Libya mission

This is a letter I got on a listserv. I felt the need to share it here.

I oppose the US air strikes in Libya, but they are not impeachable offenses

Return of the Salmonella Republicans - Remember the salmonella-infected tomatoes of 2008?

Return of the Salmonella Republicans - Remember the salmonella-infected tomatoes of 2008?

Dear Skinner, We the Undersigned DU Members...

hehe... it's a good day in the editorial dept of my paper today... in RED TX

Do any farmers post signs: "Will provide food in exchange for work"?

Proof positive that ass kissing means nothing to Repukes:

Federal appeals court reinstates key FISA lawsuit

Teabagger fun on the way home

90% of jobs in the recovery have gone to men

No-Fly Zone Enacted as U.S. and Allied Forces Launch Air Strikes on Libya Amid Growing Concerns

Wisconsin Republicans love cement !!

Americans - How Dumb Are We? - 29% do NOT Know Who VP Is

The Donald: "I screwed Gadhafi"

The Donald: "I screwed Gadhafi"

Fox News to host Justice Breyer at RTCA dinner

MSNBC: 400,000+ displaced tsunami survivors ask 'When can we go home?'

Can someone please explain this to me?

Don't tread on me.....

Congress Must Debate the Libya War

Why doesn't the international coalition strike at Libyan oil fields?

All military action isn't bad action....

Live Japan Nuclear Regulatory Agency News Conference upcoming.

Is the Libyan opposition mostly revolutionaries or mostly rebels?

11 year old boy takes father's car keys after crash

Former Iowa Pastor Faces 60 Felony Charges for Sexual Exploitation of Youth

If you accept that US news organizations are dishonest and in league with people not in league . . .

"How To Start a Revolution: A New Film About Gene Sharp"

We would shoot protesters dead too

Helen Thomas - a reminder of her journalistic accomplishments

WI justice admits he called female colleague a ‘bitch,’ threatened to ‘destroy’ her

Prosecutor general refused to investigate corruption: WikiLeaks

What is ED Hill doing on CNN ? she was the Terrorist Fist Bump lady

AT&T plans for T-mobile customers - higher prices, GSM monopoly

Toronto Star: UN breathes life into‘responsibility to protect’

As long as this MIC expansion continues...

Did anyone else watch Rachel's piece on Libya?

They can level hilltops where I live...

recovery leaves women behind

**For info re: Libya, Wes Clark, CNN:

Contaminated spinach 120km from the nuclear

Umm...Mr. President??

"Strong at any cost" NJ cops and fightfighters use steroids

That Libyan defecting pilot "kamikaze" story was true

Tahiti Nut is back !

Charity knows no limits when disaster strikes

Experienced German reporter accuses Japan of using minors and homeless people in Fukushima

Howard Dean Petition, No new cuts or death by 10000 cuts you decide.

Was this a wise war? I don't know...but don't fool yourself, it is a legal war.

Suicide bombing attacks on bankers who used bailout money to pay themselves bonuses

Steven Greenhut: Carl's Jr. chewed up by California

US Defense Department's definition of "No Fly Zone" is

NY Times Op Ed - Wisconsin's Radical Break

Rep. Ed Markey (D-MA) said on MSNBC today that "we're in Libya because of oil".

Kucinich can kiss my ass...Idiot Attention Whore

How federal budget cuts are affecting one Appalachian county in Ohio

Okay, first there's this...

Psssssssssssst did I just hear that the Canadian dollar

There is something terribly wrong with....you name it....

Gawker's summary of Quitter's tour in Israel

Poll Finds Tentative Support, Potential Risks for Obama on Libya-2/3 of Dems approve of no-fly zone

Another warmongering, oil hungry nation's legislature unanimously approves action in Libya

This poster is from 1966. It would seem it has turned out to be timeless.

It's a hell of a town......

It's a hell of a town......

Jon is back. And he's hot.

White House DADT protester Scott Wooledge says 'Try Me'

So, It Seems Yemen's Protesters Have Succeeded In Ousting Their President...

U.S.-Brazil Deal ‘Blows Open’ Constrained Market as Obama Leaves for Chile

Whatever Happened To Hosni Mubarek?.......

‘Bombing his own people?’

Odyssey Dawn is not a military operation, it is a Carnival cruise ship" Colbert. n/t

The U.S. fires 110 tomahawk missiles, each costs $569,000...62million dollars in 60 minutes

The House Republicans Attack on Regulations Which Keep us Alive

Reagan killed Khadafy's infant daughter

Tonight I'm wondering just what I did learn in high school history classes.

Federal budget for 2000: $1.8 trillion. Federal budget for 2011: $3.8 trillion

99 YEARS difference

Afraid to Watch the News, Millions Turn to Fox

Palin, "Can I add a match to that gas?" Jews should pray at Temple Mount

There are decades when nothing happens--and weeks when decades happen

Palin Flops in India (via Frum Forum)

Listen to the Afghan human and women's rights fighter the government doesn't want you to hear.

Is Moammar Gaddafi -- or was Gaddafi -- a progressive figure?

Do you think Sarah Palin is on drugs, out of her mind, or acting?

Army apologizes after Der Spiegel publishes shocking photos of soldiers posing with corpses

Why didn't Ed disclose...

Longer yellow light could put brakes on Fremont's profits

Gates says Obama advisors supported Libya action

You bet your ass there will be a ground invasion of Libya

Remember the last 3 months of the Clinton Presidency?

Where have these guys gone?

Nukes? War? Who cares? CBS negotiating Sheen's return.

An Afghan Abu Ghraib? America shamed by 'kill squad' photo leak

Mandatory Monday Malloy Truthseekers check in!! Mike's back & here's a new kitty gif

Will the shrimp in the Gulf of Mexico

Most Unfortunate Killer Quote Here:

"Nobody Heard What You Said" a piece from 2004 about journalism today, starting with Reagan...

WTF? Outlaw poor people having more than 20.00 on their persons?

Stupid question of the year -- I apologize in advance.

Triangle Shirtwaist Factory Fire: How many learned about this in school?

C'mon, you can't simultaneously fire teachers *and* tomahawk missiles

Apple under fire from gay rights groups after approving iPhone app 'cure' for homosexuality

Meanwhile in Egypt...

Fuck this.

McCaskill will sell 'the damn plane'

What Do You Think Should Be Done in Libya?

Self-deleted by member

Self-deleted by member

Where does DU stand on the Libyan Conflict?

Lunchtime

'Ma Bell is back'

Do you think the country music genre is a conservative medium?

US agrees to help Chile go nuclear, despite Japan disaster

I'll never be president

The Polls are Open in Wisconsin - Vote Joanne Kloppenburg, State Supreme Court...

Unemployment adds 9 million uninsured in U.S.

Foreclosure Fight Club Lawyer (Part II)

Hypocrisy alert: Paris Hilton prosecutor arrested for buying cocaine

Assuming no ulterior motives, is invading foreign soil to prevent a civilian massacre justifiable?

My thread on pot has 266 replies. I had no idea...

So...many of the rebels in Eastern Libya claim that Qaddafi's Jewish? Man, this is getting weird

Interview with Noam Chomsky everyone should watch Re: Libya invasion.

'Air Claire' Scandal Turns: McCaskill Ponies Up $287K In BACK TAXES

If it's all about the oil why would you intentionally overthrow the guy freely supplying it?

BBC: Missiles destroy Ghadaffi's "Command Center", Quatar, Spain, Italy,

Five questions anyone for the invasion of Libya should answer:

Face it America ...

Is Libya a threat to the US?

The Progressive: Obama’s Libya War: Unconstitutional, Naïve, Hypocritical

Recent Libya History according to Randi Rhodes (rings true to me)

Daily Show, yikes.

Whether you believe in the existence or not... ... ... WWJND?

Legendary bluesman Pinetop Perkins dead at 97

GOOD NEWS from the ACLU! From my inbox:

Let's do lunch... I'm buying.

Thanks. There is something that makes DU different - and tonight DU showed it once again

Add this to Utah's list of state symbols: an official firearm

A slide-show from when Teachers were over paid

The strange thing about Kucinich and Impeachment....

Largest Cash Crop in the U.S.? - Marijuana

On the Eve of the Centennial of The Triangle Shirtwaist Fire . . . WARNING: GRAPHIC

Amazing what a difference a few months make...

How can states now force teachers to re-apply for their jobs every year?

Why didn't the Democratic Party Impeach Bush?

Would you support impeaching Obama for bombing Libya, if it also resulted in the Bush-Cheney Admin

The truth about the Fukushima 'nuclear samurai'

Why oh why America?

WTF Dennis, WTF?

Request ffor help from anyone with legal expertise.

About the acrimony on DU…

Kucinich: Obama could be impeached for attacking Libya

It's Iraq All Over Again!

Landing a Jet in Japan during earthquake...wow!

The USA would never cover up information related to radiation, would it?

An inarguable, damning truth about the US in Libya

UN Responds to Libyans’ Cry for Freedom With Global Protection

Your specific reason for opposing Operation Odyssey Dawn?

Kucinich: Obama could be impeached for attacking Libya

Snarling A$$ Cheney gets his own miniseries

I don't believe in God per say but ya gotta love ya some Bible

LOCKOUT CASUALTIES: Green Bay Packers Can't Get Their Super Bowl Rings

LOCKOUT CASUALTIES: Green Bay Packers Can't Get Their Super Bowl Rings

How many more crises can Obama have thrown at him?

Another victim of Gov. Scott Walker: Developer cancels plan for big wind farm

Libyan Revolution Day 33 (Misurata potentially falls, the march to Ajdabiya)

The GOP Midwest Implosion Accelerates (Polls are starting to show "MASSIVE" leads for dems)

CNN Correspondent Goes Ballistic Over Fox News Libya/Human Shield Report

In Case You Missed This... 'The Lost Satellite' Gore/Cheney/NASA/NOAA... Unbelievable...

Wheres the DU outrage over the Ivory Coast?

I'm sorry, I have to put this here.

Those who are parents... how do you talk to your children about American wars?

I have a friend, a saint actually, who just can't make it anymore. Can you offer advice?

I have a friend, a saint actually, who just can't make it anymore. Can you offer advice?

What is your favorite news source? (besides DU)

1,600,000 homes are sitting vacant in Florida alone. Tell me again why we have a homeless problem?

William Shatner turns 80 on Tuesday; Leonard Nimoy is 80 on Saturday. A thank you thread.

Rescue of loyal dog and friend in Japan UNCONFIRMED

Sarah Palin pulls out of Bethlehem visit

Denver's Bison Becoming More Like The Bison The Indians Used to Rely On

I'm Curious.... Do you have a gun in your house?

Cats (not wind turbines) Are a Bird’s No. 1 Enemy

US Navy orders USS George Washington out to sea due to radiation risk

Look under "chaperon" in the yellow pages and then look under "marriage counselor"

A Law Against Lying on the News

FYI: 219 Arab Organizations Called For Libya No-fly Zone & A U.N. Investigation Into Atrocities

Buddy, Can You Spare a Cruise Missile?

Do We Solve Problems By Who Has The Biggest Stick?

If Moammar Kadafi Is Overthrown, Then What?

How Will The U.S. Pay For The Libyan War?

Do we have the right to freedom from religion?

Alan Grayson explains the futility of a "no-fly zone".

Kucinich did not push for impeachment of Bush- why so fast to jump on Obama?

This is a big part of this country's problems: Collectively, we're fucking stupid

In A CRUSHING BLOW---Bernanke Loses! SCOTUS says Show us the Money

Governments Covering Up Nuclear Meltdowns for 50 Years to Protect the Nuclear Power Industry

!!!***March Photo Contest:Theme "Circles" Thread # 1***!!!

!!!***March Photo Contest: Theme "Circles" Thread # 2***!!!

!!!!*** March Photo Contest:Theme "Circles" Thread # 3***!!!

Following Citizens United, Minn Democrats want constitutional amendment to clarify ‘natural person"

Bolivia's Evo Morales asks that Obama be deprived of Nobel Prize

Babies tossed out of incubators, WMD, humanitarian intervention...

My, how DU has changed. Yay War!

Remembering the Fire: Centennial of Triangle Shirtwaist Factory Tragedy This Friday - FDL

Koch donations: $43,000 to Scott Walker. $87,000 to Andrew Cuomo.

Chomsky: "Military intervention in Libya is a serious mistake"

Chomsky: "Military intervention in Libya is a serious mistake"

Gates: US expects to hand off Libya lead in 'days'

Gates: US expects to hand off Libya lead in 'days'

Lower Great Lakes Water Levels Projected For 2011

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

Iraqis call for boycott of Saudi goods over Bahrain (to stop the "slaughter of the Bahraini people")

Small Saudi protest outside interior ministry in Riyadh

Bahrain Shia Village Treats Injured Protesters in Homes Amid Arrest Fears

Workers at Japan Nuclear Plant Have Connected Power Cables to no.3 & 4; All Six Reactors Now Rigged

Yemen's UN envoy resigns over killings (of 52 protesters)

Anti-Gadhafi protests revived in the West

Workers evacuated, gray smoke from Reactor #3

Japan's Disaster Toll Rises with 18,000 Deaths

OIC - Secretary General Condemns Excessive Violence Against Peaceful Protests In Yemen

Bahrain's king says crackdown averted foreign plot to destabilise the country

Libya: Gaddafi may be targeted, UK ministers suggest

Chile protests seek Obama apology for CIA meddling

Chile protests seek Obama apology for CIA meddling

9 dead dolphins found since Saturday in Alabama and Mississippi

Libya Releases 4 Times Journalists

WHO Warns of "Serious" Food Radiation in Disaster-Hit Japan

Biggest rally yet held against Iraq's Kurd leaders

No need to panic over Chinese warship off coast of Libya

Rival tanks deploy in streets of Yemen's capital after powerful general defects to opposition

Hobbit Filming Finally Gets Under Way

Chile: Bomb causes minor damage at US institute

Following Citizens United, Minn Democrats want constitutional amendment to clarify ‘natural person"

Libya: RAF Halts Mission To Protect Civilians

Chile: Bomb causes minor damage at U.S. institute

Saadi Gaddafi 'gave order to shoot' in Benghazi revolt (protest where more than 200 civilians died)

Egyptian Stock Exchange to resume trading on Wednesday

Full face transplanted in Boston

Quran burnt in Florida church

Ancient Maya ritual ahead of Obama El Salvador trip

Substance in Gulf of Mexico likely sediment, not oil

Obama to make his first trip to Poland in May

Dude, 2009 called

Good Morning - We've Got A Bigger Problem Now

Mr. Coffee is a defective runner??

Arab League chief says respects U.N. resolution (that authorized military action on Libya)

After 18 years: Federal Judge Rejects Lotter's Latest Appeal In Teena Brandon Case

Appeals court in NYC reinstates lawsuit challenging US right to eavesdrop on overseas chats

Existing Home Sales in U.S. Slump; Prices Drop to Lowest Since April 2002

Fed to release data on crisis loans to Wall Street banks

Rebels want Moammar Gadhafi ousted, not dead

Buoyed by strikes, Libya rebels try to advance

Libya: Gaddafi 'not a target' says UK military chief

NRC grants Entergy 20-year renewal for Vermont Yankee, but state officials plan to exercise veto

Spring Start today

Murmurs Of Middle-Earth (LOTR Remix)

First official sign of spring in my household: cat freakout from thunder....

Troubled Haiti wins praise for calm election

US military aid to Colombia serves to enrich defense companies: WikiLeaks founder

Police: Wyclef Jean Was Not Shot, He Cut His Hand On Glass

Pawlenty announces presidential exploratory committee

Body of teacher from Chesterfield found in Japan

Syria protesters torch buildings (courthouse, headquarters of the ruling Baath party & more)

Rep. Buesgens stopped in possible violation of probation (DUI)

US worried over Gaddafi's mustard gas

Residents flee after Indonesian volcano spews fresh ash

Joburg Jam

Mary's Magic (The Secret Garden Remix)

Whisperlude ('A Little Princess' Remix)

Anna

UN says links to big business may hurt reputation

Prosecutor general refused to investigate corruption: WikiLeaks

Alohomora (Harry Potter Remix)

Random ? re: Twitter

Skynet Symphonic (Terminator 2 Remix)

Gardyn

Peter Pan - Bangarang [Pogo]

Wishery (Disney Remix)

White Magic (Disney Remix)

Buzzwing (Pixar Remix)

Expialidocious (Disney Remix)

Mr Coffee and a defective run?

An artist's rendition of the very last time MFM will ever step foot (so to speak) in a church:

Medvedev, Putin Clash Over Libya

Cops: Woman poured boiling water over elderly neighbor

Netflix OnDemand or HuluPlus

Yemeni leader loses more of his dwindling power base as top army officers defect

Sunday – A Rebecca Black “Friday” Remix by Bryan Blake

New Angry Birds comes out tomorrow and it looks intense

Israel air strikes wound 19 in Gaza Strip

Garden City Beach woman second family member killed by "accidental" shooting

Anyone else here ever heard of grickle?

Questions about GRE.

i would do about as well filling out my tournament bracket in December

Um... ... ... ... I think that's "rassling".

Venezuela turns over Colombian drug suspect to US, Dutch suspect handed over to Netherlands

Ever wonder what the earth means in astrology?

Rebecca Black - Friday (Meat Loaf version)

British lawmakers endorse military action over Libya with overwhelming vote supporting Cameron

STOCK MARKET WATCH, Monday, March 21, 2011

Oh noes! My friend got "mugged" in London!

PHOTO: "When Animals Attack"...at the petting zoo.

wasting time while on hold with unemployment, vibe request and.....pics

Anyone doing 30 days of music on facebook?

Root canal over. Let the chewing begin!!

Know your rights - All Three of 'em!

PHOTO: Best...dog...outfit...EVER.

John 'Marmaduke' Dawson's final performance w/ NRPS: "Garden of Eden," Mill Valley, 10/7/01

Some correlating thoughts.

Marshall Tucker Band - "Can't You See" LIVE (early 70s)

Blackfoot - "Highway Song" (Live, Zurich 1982)

Desktop wallpaper full of win:

Faith healing meets Street Fighter and Mortal Kombat

Michigan terrorist gets 10-20 with one year credit for time served

I think I found MFM's parents or grandparents online:

Goodnight squeeeee

Bubbles had raised the behavior of "Looking Innocent After Passing Gas" to an art form.

I watched "The Fighter" this weekend - what an amazing movie

Chicken Cocvan... looks like a three hour procedure, is it worth it?

The REAL Skynyrd - "On The Hunt," Winterland 4/27/1975

Rubbertown residents told to stay indoors after chemical plant fire

Brigham does first full face transplant in US

Guatemala first lady seeks divorce to avoid rule barring her from succeeding president-husband

Now I've done it. Fed a neighborhood cat canned food. Now I take orders.

I was hired on the spot!

Appeals Court Revives Lawsuit Challenging NSA Surveillance of Americans

Yemen's Most Powerful Army Officer (controls 60% of military) Says He Will Protect The Protesters

PHOTO: "Armed Forces Career Center...Suicidal Teens Welcome! Enlist Here!"

Judge orders Loughner mental exam

Is it possible to be a Stoner without ever having touched the stuff?

Putin Likens U.N. Libya Resolution To Crusade Calls

I'm Losing It Here... They Had To Chain Up The WeinerMobile Today !!!

The REAL reason you should never eat raw eggs.

Cost of Libya on Day One? Well over $100 million dollars

Obama says US ready to help Chile in rights cases

594 posts in less than a month. Am I sick?

US 'to tone down role in Libya'

One of the greatest musicians in history is gone

MFM had a vision last night of his death. While in no hurry.. he IS pretty fucking excited about it.

Earthquakes: Whose fault?

House or Dexter?

DHS launches program for workers to self-check eligibility

What does "improving blood volume" mean? A dog who was found

Google Fined Record $142,000 by France for Street View Privacy Violations

Ripples from Japan force GM to slow production

Leaders in Ala. town sorry for mishandling 1944 case of black woman raped by gang of white men

Status of Nuclear Power Plants in Fukushima Mar 22

Breaking: Pelosi hospitalised in Rome after feeling unwell

McDonald's-only man finishes marathon

Bahrain's king says crackdown averted foreign plot to destabilise the country

2 Cooling Systems Need Repair Before Restart, U.S. Expert Says

"Red" rocker Sammy Hagar says abducted by aliens

US urges Syria to show restraint over protests

What if cats had disposable bums?

Anyone here ever read "The Satanic Verses" by Salman Rushdie?

NFL: No Legal Grounds to Halt Lockout

Snooki. Bikini. Hawaii. WILL you click the link and view the photographic evidence? WILL YOU?

When animals attack!! (Awwwww Edition)

Alaska Republican gives nod to public radio on Senate floor (Murkowski)

UPDATE: McDonnell says state can now perform familial DNA searches

BREAKING: Smoke also seen at Fukushima plant’s No. 2 reactor (Also at No. 3, workers evacuated)

North Koreans Told To Use Pets As Quake Warning

Anyone seen 127 Hours? Is it any good?

Republicans vote to nominate candidates by mail to sidestep 'top-two primary' system

payday cannot come soon enough

What's for dinner?

Can you spare vibes or prayers for a young boy?

After narcotics and benzos, the next most frequent drug request from patients: Viagra.

Gangs torch land returned to Afro-Colombians

Gadhafi Must be Captured, Put on Trial, Says Opposition Leader

Barney Frank: Obama might not have stomach for fight over Elizabeth Warren

I did not know that there were other "Daytime Vegetarians"

Free schools will not teach creationism, says Department for Education

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

Ah time to get away from the pressure cooker

The Second Day of Spring.......Pictures!

WikiLeaks: Gaddafi Regime Fed Names of Jihadists to CIA and Britain

Radioactive substances in seawater near Japan nuke plant

Today at the nursing home one of the people I visit told me she was elected President of the U. S.

Today at the nursing home one of the people I visit told me she was elected President of the U. S.

Rape case: (Supreme) Court tosses 9th Circuit racism ruling

S. Korea agrees to talks on possible volcano in N. Korea

Gaddafi’s son: US supporting the wrong side

Top Gear or Top Gear?

Breaking: Obama Sends Libya War Powers Act Notice To Congress

Vice President Biden Celebrates One-Year Anniversary of Race to the Top Awards in Delaware

Radiation1,600 times normal level 20 km from Fukushima plant: IAEA

Guy rescues baby hummingbird (video)

U.S. Army Apologizes for "Repugnant" Afghan Photos

Sometimes cleavage is a very useful thing

Is there a chain restaurant your area does not have, but yearns to get?

Tucson, Arizona has yet ANOTHER crew of heroic First Responders:

Mom always DID like you best.

I certainly hope that you all are doing YOUR part to avenge them.

I know this is hard to believe but there's FINALLY an explanation for one aspect of "cat behavior".

I'd much MUCH rather be a treehugger than a teabagger.

Elton John responds to Rebecca Black:

Just why the HECK would you want one of those little yappy dogs?

US Demanding Gay Rights Support at UN Body

'Air Claire' Scandal Turns:...McCaskill Ponies up 287K in Back Taxes.

Locker Room Trash Talk, Monday Morning Quarterbacking, Etc abounds Nationally

Obamas quandry in the MEast....Freedom is on the rise....but .. Kings hate to give up their thrones

Obamas quandry in the MEast....Freedom is on the rise....but .. Kings hate to give up their thrones

The Mission

In reply to Josh Marshall

NYT: A Chance to Build Again

Josh Marshall TPM: Just a Bad, Bad Idea (Intervention in Libya)

Palin bashes the President on foreign soil.

A Million Dollar Idea in Two Words (or, The End Time Is the Right Time.):

President Obama Bullying PFC Bradley Manning? When will we transcend the playground?

Does Sarah Palin believe we are in the end times?

Strikes In Libya Divides GOP, Puts Boehner In A Bind

Should Obama be impeached?

"An allied intervention in Libya"

Senator Lugar is concerned about the cost of the no-fly zone

Photo of the Day...our Presiden walking the streets in Brazil

Hey lurking Freepers - what is the difference between Iraq and Libya?

National Security Advisor Tom Donilon provides details on President's actions on Libya since Friday

USA Today: Our view: U.S. moves deftly on Libya, but how will it end?

Juan Cole: How the No Fly Zone Can Succeed

We're Too Dumb to Function

Paul Krugman: The War on Elizabeth Warren

Is Tweety telling Khadaffy how to stonewall the Coalition by just hiding for 5 months or so

TIME: Libya Intervention a Watershed for Obama's Foreign Policy

Obama leads in March Madness picks

On Libya, " About Those Incredibly Loud and Usually Wrong Media Pundits..."

Obama Administration: There Are No Current Plans To Ask Congress For Libya Funds

Larry Johnson's No Quarter still wishing death on the President.

Howard Fineman

Political Wire: Mississippi Taxpayers Funded Haley Barbour's Travels

Kucinich once again sides with the teabaggers. This time he wants Obama impeached!

WH pushes back on charge that it didn't consult with Congress

NYT: A Very Liberal Intervention

Court allows constitutional challenge to new FISA law

What does UNILATERAL mean?

Letter from the President regarding the commencement of operations in Libya

Al Jazeera: Rejoicing in Libya's Benghazi

Charlie Cook:The Senate will flip republican in 2012 and the house stays republican

Protest 8th Anniversary war and Occupation of Iraq and new war in Libya 3 19 2011

Sarah Palin urges Israel settlement expansion, attacks Barack Obama

i'm so very disappoint with rep Kucinich

From Monarchy to plutocracy to pseudo-democracy to ...?

Mirjam Eikelboom at Bradley Manning Support Rally (@The Hague)

Long protest march and Rally in St. Paul MN. 8th Anniversary of Attack on Iraq

Ouachita River Keeper (What the Koch Brothers are Doing to Louisiana)

Mohammed

Hate Crimes Still Happen

TPM on Dennis Kucinich crazy talk

What We Want - People of the Gulf Speak to Power

Kucinich calls Obama’s attack on Libya ‘an impeachable offense’

"Pawlenty to file exploratory committee today"

"Pawlenty to file exploratory committee today"

Obama: It's an international effort in Libya

The Afghan human and women's rights fighter the government doesn't want you to hear.

S02E07 - EPA Regulation of Greenhouse Gasses

ThyBlackMan: Impeach Obama Over Libya? You’ve Got to Be Kidding…

MSNBC: Cenk Rips Glenn Beck's Obama Terrorist Comments

'Fukushima Triumph for Nuke Power?! Propaganda!'

I wish Dennis Kucinich wouldn't do these things

Top army commanders defect in Yemen

Senate passed resolution urging a no-fly zone

CNN Poll: Most support no fly zone in Libya but not ground troops

Hey Libyans! Next time you need some help, and your lives depends on it...

Thom Hartmann: Supreme Court says corporations are people but women are not

I agree with Dennis Kucinich.

Papantonio: What Happened to the Wall Street Prosecutions?

Ann Coulter Says Radiation Is Good For You

GEORGE GALLOWAY - LIBYA GADDAFI AND OIL

Phyllis Bennis: Analysis on the No-fly Zone & the Air Strikes Launched By Allied Forces on Libya

Kucinich: Libya war unconstitutional

RIOT POLICE AT BRADLEY MANNING RALLY; ELLSBERG SAYS OF QUANTICO

RT's Alyona interviews Sam Seder, 'EMERGENCY' Defund NPR!

Waiting For Armageddon - documentary

Thom Hartmann: Conversations with Great Minds with Thomas Frank, Part 1

The Battle for Bradley Manning

Changing The Narrative: Rachel Maddow Praises Obama On Diplomacy In Libya (VIDEO)

Palin: I wanna see the Taj Mahal with Todd because he's patiently endured my political career

Thom Hartmann: Fukushima Update w/ Paul Gunter

Japan - Hopes rise as power is restored at Fukushima plant

Thom Hartmann: A Conservative who got mugged

The President didn't need to go to Congress for authority

US UnCut Teach In Boston - they protest corporate tax dodging the source

Sheriff Joe Arpaio Captures Himself An Alien!

US in Operation Odyssey Dawn: Iraq mistakes repeated in Libya?

TDPS: TSA Porno Scanners emitting 10 times radiation we were told - TRANSCRIPT

Libya Bombing: 'Interventions never end!'

Tell Your Representative to Oppose Divisive 'In God We Trust' Resolution!

RIOT POLICE AT BRADLEY MANNING RALLY; ELLSBERG SAYS OF QUANTICO

General Wesley Clark as SOS 2012 under Obama?!

Lies and War on Libya in Context

Young Turks: 1/4 American Kids In Poverty & Record Profits, Bonuses

Fighting Gaddafi - BBC Panorama 2011-03-21

Nic Robertson responds to Fox News report on human shields in Libya

Sobering Side Effects Of Drugs and Alcohol

Say it with me......

On valid arguments for pre-emptive war mongering

Police BRUTALITY Against Col. Ann Wright and Daniel Ellsberg at FREE BRADLEY MANNING Protest

Flash Mob at Huntington Bank Protest Gov. Kasich: Columbus, OH

Thom Hartmann: Conversations with Great Minds with Thomas Frank, Part 2

Bill Hicks, being prophetic once again.

Russell Pearce: You Are Not A Citizen Of The United States

Tea Party At Its Dregs? Major Convention Attracts Few

Tea Party At Its Dregs? Major Convention Attracts Few

Triangle Shirtwaist Fire March 25, 1911 - 146 dead

Donald Trump will NOT announce he's running for President (again).

B2 stealth jets return home after 25 hour mission (Dial Up Warning)

United Nations Security Council Resolution 84 (updated)

United Nations Security Council Resolution 84 (updated)

So is what Obama did Constitutional?

Wisconsin tax bill hurts the poorest - The Rachel Maddow Show

John Kuhn at the Save Texas Schools Rally

The Great Lakes are shrinking

Priorities: Bid to 'Protect Assets' Slowed Reactor Fight

BREAKING: Smoke also seen at Fukushima plant’s No. 2 reactor (Also at No. 3, workers evacuated)

Workers Evacuated as Smoke Rises (again) From Japanese Nuclear Plant (No. 3 reactor)

State Dept offers radiation antedote (K-iodide tablets) to workers (in Japan)

Japan Update 4: Smoke at Reactor 3 Stops, But Smoke At Reactor 2

Calculating calamity: Japan's nuclear accident and the "antifragile" alternative

IAEA Update on Japan Earthquake—Japan Earthquake Update (20 March 2011, 21:00 UTC)

Drumbeat: March 21, 2011

Press Release (Mar 21,2011)—Status of TEPCO's Facilities…(as of 1:00PM)

Taiwan Japanese restaurant offers radiation checks for diners

Peak oil review - March 21

EPA: Japanese Nuclear Emergency: Radiation Monitoring

Perceptions of climate change and willingness to save energy related to flood experience

TEPCO Press Release—Smoke from the Southeast Side of the Rooftop of the Unit 3 Building …

The Japanese fuel crisis

Radioactive Cesium Content In Japan Sea Water 25 x Limit, iodine 127 x Max

Stronger nuclear safety standards needed: IAEA chief (engineers…rig power cables…all six reactors)

Record Growth Across the Board in Global Photovoltaic Market in 2010

Hartman on status report

Japan nuclear plant emergency effort delayed by worker evacuation

Russian Chernobyl experts make timely visit to the U.S.

World Health Organization's toxic link to IAEA

The Last Townie (tag: new-urbanism)

Japan beset by radiation fears

On Fox News, Ann Coulter Says Radiation is Good for You (Video)

Radiation anxiety grows in disaster-struck Japan

'Crisis is still going on' at Japan nuclear plant—Workers flee after smoke billows from two units; …

Is it me or has DU moved on to the next shiny?

Photo of questionable origins shows nearly destroyed No. 3 reactor

Solar industry has a strong year

State touts wind sweet spot, despite bitter debate

Grey smoke from No.3 reactor subsided

Grey smoke from No.3 reactor subsided

Nuclear Power Crisis May Be ‘Landmark’ for LNG Tankers, Mirae Asset Says

Top US official hints that radioactive material “has been deposited on the ground” (VIDEO)

Radiation fears stop imports of Japanese food

Canadian Harp Seals migrating south. Artic too warm

This is a telling photo from Spain

Research Channels Powerful Kansas Wind to Keep Electricity Running

TEPCO gauges nuke crisis' impact on sea, tries to resume restoring work

Google funds company producing biofuel from grass

Ancient trash heaps gave rise to Everglades tree islands

High radiation outside Japan's evacuation zone, says IAEA

Japan Radiation Release Long-Term Problem, France’s ASN Says

Radiation 1,600 times normal level 20 km from Fukushima plant: IAEA

Smoke spotted again at Japanese nuclear plant (Tuesday March 22 local time)

Thermal image of fires in reactor No.3 - new image posted of 4 reactors

Muller/BEST analysis confirms climate science

Tokyo Electric Says Fukushima Fuel Rods Damaged, Leak to Sea

Chart of the Day: The Collapse of Wind Power

Ray Kurzweil: Solar Will Power the World in 16 Years

Tepco has warned: "The possibility of re-criticality is not zero".

Japan Nuclear Crisis: What About The Plutonium MOX?

Reporter holding a digital readout geiger counter in Sendai.

Leaf of faith: Is Nissan's new car stranding owners?

Coolant pumps damaged beyond repair at Japan's Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power - reactor No. 2

Who pimped the attack on Libya?

Quake, wars, unrest, make evacuation big business for security firms such as Blackwater(XE)

Why taxes can be patriotic (Niclaus Mills/CNN)

Chris Hedges: The Body Baggers of Iraq

The War on Warren - Krugman

No need to panic over Chinese warship off coast of Libya

Two Cakes by James Kwak

Chevron's Outlandish Fraud Charges Deprive Ecuadorians of Justice

Salon: A history of Libya and blowback

Obama's real deficit problem: His tax cuts (CNNMoney)

US military aid to Colombia serves to enrich defense companies: WikiLeaks founder

How to Beat the Salad Bar by Nate Silver

More Free Trade Agreements? When NAFTA Failed

An Odd Rumination (James Howard Kunstler)

In House food cuts, it's women and children first

No Fly: A Tactic in Search of a Strategy

Libyan Operation To Be Renamed as '2011: A Space Odyssey'

Why did Congress cut funds for peace in a time of war?Wes Clark

Feds Push Banks to Spy On Legal Marijuana Dealers

Flint Mich Store clerk kills would-be robber

What Do You Think Should Be Done in Libya?

Bedroom safe that I really like and are using daily......

1 officer shot dead; another wounded

The Machete Forum is down again

This is not a gun:

Garden City Beach woman second family member killed by "accidental" shooting

Chile protests seek Obama apology for CIA meddling

La Tercera, Chilean paper, has minute by minute coverage

Amy's interview with Aristidie, her coverage of his homecoming

Chevron's Outlandish Fraud Charges Deprive Ecuadorians of Justice

Poll: Peru's presidential race tightening

Gangs torch land returned to Afro-Colombians

Uribe attacks Liberal Party via twitter

US military aid to Colombia serves to enrich defense companies: WikiLeaks founder

'Free Trade Doesn't Work: What Should Replace It and Why'

Troubled Haiti wins praise for calm election

Prosecutor general refused to investigate corruption: WikiLeaks

the question posed to Obama on Chile and his answer

Colombia is no model for drug war

So, Obama leaves Brazil, and what happens ...

Martelly 'wins' Haiti runoff election

Colombia carried out covert military operations in Venezuela: WikiLeaks

Obama's visit to Chile -- an advancer

"Advocates Urge Delays In Same-Sex Binational Deportation Cases Based On DOMA's Uncertain Future"

How bizarre/great was Sunday's NCAA tournament

MrCoffee's Top 5 MLS Goals - Week 1

Massively Overrated = Big East

Stuart Holden (Bolton/USA midfielder) to miss 6 months with knee injury

During the regular season, Big East teams played Big Ten teams 8 times...

Cooke suspended rest of regular season, Round 1

I'm in shock!! Bruce Pearl fired at Tennessee.

What bookstores sell a Bible with each page coated in transparent plastic?

Have any truly religious people committed suicide bombing attacks?

Have You Ever...

Two-thirds of Britons not religious, suggests survey (BBC)

IDF officers confirm special department created to monitor left-wing organizations

Helen Thomas featured in Playboy Magazine

Playboy mag interview with Helen Thomas:

UN investigator: Israel engaged in ethnic cleansing with settlement expansion

Israel air strikes wound 19 in Gaza Strip

Jewish Group Disturbed By Results Of Survey On Anti-Semitic Attitudes In Europe

Barry Bonds Perjury Trial Thread

Helen Thomas - a reminder of her journalistic accomplishments

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