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Archives: April 13, 2011

Sign petition gas regulation for Delaware River Basin ! please!!!

Kentucky State Rep & teacher in critical condition slugged breaking up school fight



Child Porn Search Focuses On Top Miami ICE Agent

TOON: the teachers who get the axe with corporate backed education reform

Union supporters regroup after stunning election reversal

Bernie will vote against Budget

Dems and Obama at Odds On Debt Fixes

Live fish and reptiles sold as keychain fashion accessories

Brazil lawmakers to propose referendum on gun law

China arrests its leading artist as political dissident. You can help him.

Eureka !

IMF Urges U.S. to Be Explicit on Housing Finance Guarantee

Here is the thing...

Mary Tillman: Stanley McChrystal's Yale Appointment 'Insulting'

quit frackin' around

Morning Jerk advocating increasing taxes on the middle class

New memo: Doctor wrote in 1944 that FDR was not healthy enough to serve another term

Over half of students in three area districts use free lunch program

Smells like Utah, tastes like Holland, By Mark Morford

Flying to Vegas next week

Ice, Ice, baby...Porn found on Ice chief's computer.

Laurent Gbagbo capture footage emerges

Emails trace hiring of Univ. of Texas adviser (more GOP jackassery)

Power Concedes Nothing Without Demand: Courtesy and Class Struggle at Jimmy John's

San Jose council votes to sharply limit marijuana dispensaries

Big Think - Cote D'Ivoire: Another UN Success

One of the reasons "60 Minutes" is no longer credible.

iPhone or iSpy? Feds, Lawyers Tackle Mobile Privacy

Budget Battle- not Armageddon & pretending otherwise doesn’t do much except wreck our credibility

Toon: I think I will

Durbin Renews Push For Campaign Fundraising Reforms

Pacific Homeschool Super Conference Presidential Straw Poll Results Released!!!

Yemen versus Egypt

Protesters demanding more jobs for local workers (FL)

401(k) Plans Are Designed for Mediocrity

GOP Presidential Race: Let the infighting begin:

Lobbyists Won Key Concessions in Budget Deal

Graffiti Art in Tunisia

Beware anything by PC Tools (Spyware Doctor)

Boehner and the pukes have drawn a line in the sand on taxes.

Anagrams for "Republican Party"

wait. wut?: Fake pilots give India flying jitters

The Rude Pundit: An Email from the Grandson of a Former RNC Chair

The Rude Pundit: An Email from the Grandson of a Former RNC Chair

How much of your monthly income goes into your housing costs?

Cure for cancer found!

Madoff Judge Maintains Seal on JPMorgan Banking Secrets

Mainstream Media IGNORES Matt Taibbi's explosive article about Wall St. Wives

The Refuselican Party

hey republicans....where are the jobs?

Dear Mr. Tweety

What the president should have said about the budget deal

Bill on transgendered restroom use draws heated, emotional debate (with a poll)

Bill on transgendered restroom use draws heated, emotional debate (with a poll)

Russian Art Group Paints Giant Penis on Drawbridge

10 Countries With The Most Billionaires

Why so much coverage for Bachmann?

Labor Party

"Good God Mom, what is it you're clinging to? He's like a cheating

Maine Egg Farm Workers Allege Labor Violations (DeCoster, again)

Bad Metaphors by Dumb People: Michele Bachmann compares Planned Parenthood to LensCrafters

Could some of you offer your opinions on something

The Nostradamus Award Goes To...

Podcast: Dennis Kucinich on Libya

Last fall the Bush tax cuts were due to expire and Obama

Pakistan to CIA: Get the Hell Out

"Trickle-down theory - the less than

So what will be the Obama-bot excuses after the speech tonight?

Bank customers can expect new fees for using ATMs, talking to tellers, transferring money

Some Senate Dems willing to consider Social Security reforms

Jon Kyl's Office: Kyl's speech (on Planned Parenthood) "not intended to be a factual statement."

Paul Ryan's Would-Be Challenger Launches Hands Off Grandma Site

DC Mayor arrested

A different kind of homeless?

Tell Obama: Keep your word on the world's dirtiest oil

GE to return $3.2 billion to US Treasury

NYC airport collision shows risks of huge planes

NYC airport collision shows risks of huge planes

Anybody here have any idea how many other nuclear plants are on the coast of Japan?

Call to Consciousness: The Hau de no sau nee Address to the Western World in Geneva 1977

As Other Income Sources Shrivel, Social Security Is Even More Indispensable

I just got done watching the Red Pony for the first time...

Remember the post about that asshole chef who lied to customers about gluten-free pasta?

The Cadilac and Lexus dealerships musty be pretty pissed at Republicans about now

Has anyone seen Jon Kyle?

I'm just so tired of the crazy

They're not laughing with you ...

Walker launches national fundraising tour (for his WI repug poodles), including Florida stop

GE Responds to Public Outcry – Will Donate Entire $3.2 Billion Tax Refund to Help Offset Cuts and Sa

A GREAT response to the question of why the wealthy should pay more taxes

Bahrain ARRESTS CNN when they attempt to report "DISAPPEARED" PROTESTERS

US Kills 6 Suspected Militants Despite Pakistan's Demand for End to Drone Attacks

US Kills 6 Suspected Militants Despite Pakistan's Demand for End to Drone Attacks

Republicans Now Hiring Out of State Felons – Canvasser Arrested in Crime Spree

Before School Ends, Time to Make the Matzo (Religion in Education)

Bohner's Corporate Masters are telling him not to screw with the debt ceiling raise

The future evolution of Health Care in America

Smirky's Revenge

Smirky's Revenge

Looking forward to tonights speech?

Minnesota Live Cam Bear Cub Dies

Minnesota Live Cam Bear Cub Dies

Obama needs to start from "I will veto anything other than a clean bill on the debt ceiling".

Obama needs to start from "I will veto anything other than a clean bill on the debt ceiling".

Oh, don't forget to set the revolution back an hour

2nd adult arrested in lemonade stand robbery

Could Donald trump Obama?

Live web streaming of state budget public hearing (Walker, poodles

Live web streaming of state budget public hearing (Walker, poodles

This is bad: Syrian soldiers shot for refusing to fire on protesters

Meet Rush Limbaugh's future ex-wife

Tea Party Leader Slams Lindsey Graham For Whining About $50,000 Cut to Home State

2012 Presidential Poll

Am I the only one who has trouble telling Rand Paul from Paul Ryan?

The great train debate on CNBC

Any DU'ers need a few bucks? Let's put together a Cayman Island

Lieberman flushes toilet during live interview

"KY's elaborate practical joke" Rand PAUL sermonizes Senate about Ayn RAND

Nasty 'fracking' feuds divide towns

Ohio Gov. John Kasich :hearts: Diebold

Which Obama Will Show Up to Deliver Today's Budget Speech?


Wednesday Toon Roundup 2- Ryan

Wednesday Toon Roundup 4- Trump

What to do about the radioactive poison.

Salon:.."But still, no smoking gun." (RE:WI-SC found votes)

Wednesday Toon Roundup 3- Economy/Gas

Where is the Dog and Pony Show over gas prices?

Japan's nuclear plant operators admit no blueprint to solve crisis after a month

Obama's "bad negotiating" is actually shrewd negotiating

OH Kasich gives appointee UNCHECKED POWER to contract ANY state service to who HE DEEMS qualified

5 Medical Marijuana Activists Arrested in San Diego

Want to know our TRUE financial condition as a Nation?

Hey Donna Brazille and Andrea Mitchell: Stop with all the fluffy talk about "our children's future"

12 Tax-Dodging Corporations Spent $1 Billion To Influence Washington

Happy Birthday, Thomas "Wall of Separation" Jefferson

Obama is speaking at 1:30, I thought it was tonight

Graham Vows To 'Tie Senate In Knots' Over $50K Left Out Of Budget Deal

The Big Winners of the Budget Deal

Hair today, Gone tomorrow

Left’s angst grows over Obama’s shift to the political center

The unique world of my perceptions on Pharmacology...or, "Why do people take these things?"...

State investing $56 million to keep Diebold in NE Ohio

Greece, Ireland, Portugal......the United States?

Victoria Jackson Sent Gloria Estefan a Anti Obama/Liberal Letter in 2010

What do you think about putting Vitamin D in tap water in some states?

Now toddler is served SANGRIA at Olive Garden restaurant

How many times will Obama use the word "Sacrifice" in his speech today?

Level 7

A CEO, a Union member, and a Teabagger are in a room where there are 12 cookies...

live online site for President's speech, in a few minutes

Live feed of the podium now from TUNE IN NOW! (LINK)

9 Things the Rich don't want you to know about taxes

US defence spending up despite drawdowns - RT (VIDEO)

RACHEL is on the MSNBC panel for O's Speech. Here's ****Clio's**** link:

Obama risks losing liberals with talk of cutting budget

Wednesday Toon Roundup 5- Caving?

"Time for the Rich to Leave Tokyo" (Japan has 55 reactors)

I am finding, and am a little disappointed, that some like to just tell a lie and post it to stir up

All Sides Blamed After Close Call on Government Shutdown - Pew Research

A Real and Progressive FY 2012 Budget

Bank of America dwindles in U.S.

Time for a sanity break (unintentionally funny church signs)

OMG! Really? Clinton lip biting?

Solution to GOP clerk's vote miscounts? Why, Voter ID, of course

I'm pacing the floor waiting for this speech.

Counterweight BRICS

Call your local Walgreens to schedule a pap smear today!

Generous and Optimistic!

Email congress.......

Should We Gut Medicare Like a Trout?

An illustrative trip to the 1st world

Anybody who's listening to Ed -- what is his take on O's speech? Thanks. nt

By increasing the standard deduction, more and more of my tax clients

Wednesday Toon Roundup 1- Budget

"The Democratic Party is formally relinquishing its historic claim to represent working families"

The Yes Men! You know, the guys who just punked GE this morning? Watch their movie FREE!

What the next ten years looks like from here

The Bramaged deficit reduction package

How many will not listen to the speech, but

Significant part of revenue shortfall is the lack of capital gains in housing and stocks.

Big banks are operating as an 'oligopoly'

Let's remember, we're not here alone....

Obama just said he wants to convert Social Security into "personal investment accounts" and medicare

Can somebody explain to me why congress is waiting until the last minute AGAIN?

So... who will admit to having egg on their face?


Reuters FACTBOX: Obama Sets Goal Of Reducing Deficit

Obama to propose tax hikes: I think he will focus mainly on working people by ending

Border fence in Nogales to be taller, see-through

Deficits don't matter.

Deficits don't matter.

tweet from Bernie

Walker, Dismisses State Protesters for mythical out-of-state Influences, all the While attending Her

President Obama put it right when he stated that those who make a lot of money

First call on CSpan called the president a commie.... NT

So-Called Budget Cuts include Non-Existent “Czars” and an Unused Reserve Fund,

Don't want to sound like a broken record, but Progressives are missing a golden opportunity

Dumb question about SS/Medicare and the deficit

Dumb question about SS/Medicare and the deficit

Thom Hartmann on Obama's Speech:

WHOOPS: AP Falls For Hoax Press Release Saying That GE Will Repay Government $3.2 Billion Tax Break

WordPress Hacked, Source Code Stolen (not good)

WordPress Hacked, Source Code Stolen (not good)

Wisc. Senators Diss Citizens at Walker's Statewide Budget Hearings

anybody want to help an idiot with an old ms "works" database problem?

anybody want to help an idiot with an old ms "works" database problem?

UPDATED: Your Confused Wingnut Technique is no match for my Crouching Dog E-Mail Fu!

Remember please regarding repubs, you can lead a horse to water but you can't make it drink

"Patriotic Millionaires": Raise our taxes, please!

60 day jail sentence for Youtube video

Tea partier on MSNBC.

It was apparently a great speech. Now, the ball is in our court?

I wonder if Chuckie Todd already had his comments written out last night. nt

I've been waiting for the President to frame the progressive argument, and I think he succeeded.

Liberty University blocks newspaper website for reporting on its federal financial aid haul

Link: Transcript Of President Obama's Speech

Head Pentagon Lawyer Compared 19th Century Native American Resistance to Al-Qaeda

Boehner "hearts" Paul Ryan budget© with an enthusiastic two orange thumbs up

CNN follow-up to speech

OK - Let's go what if here. What if Obama couldn't really do much?

Stand up America...your President is speaking! (...let's do it, let's listen, one more time)

House Republicans Boast They're Leading President Obama to the Right.

Worth knowing: Who Owns the U.S.?

Caption this pic of the House Republican leaders

The goal posts keep moving

Ok so our choices in 2012 are going to be "The Concessions Guy" or "The Batshit Insane Guy"

To those mentioning Grayson, Sanders, Dean, Kucinich et at....

First tar-sands mine approved in U.S.

The overwhelming sentiment on DU re Obama's speech is one of distrust

When do we get to hear about the bounce

Did Ralph Nader ever give his Republican contributions back?

Eugene Robinson - Demanding the impossible.

"Don’t Punish the Poor!": Economist Jeffrey Sachs slams Obama deal with GOP

tax day is coming up fast and I have a question

New life springs from despair of tsunami

Nice words....said all the right things

Words, words and more words

Rand Paul is now giving Ayn Rand book reports during Senate committee hearings

My friend's facebook status

"partisan broadsides...making it hard for the Parties to come together"...

The more the media focuses on the Birthers, the more apathetic America will become

$38 Billion In Cuts? Make That $353 Million

AP mistakenly reports on fake GE press release

Rep. Weiner: 'You lie' congressman probably at it again

On this date last year, home heating oil prices in NY state were $3.03 a gallon, today $4.10

Good Effing grief!! Mom drives van into river, killing self and 3 kids

It is not easy to find news about Obama's speech

Kathy Nickolaus.

Ryan’s Budget Gives Obama What He Wants /DAVID FRUM

What would you have liked to hear in Obama's speech?

What would you have liked to hear in Obama's speech?

Sen. Inhofe 'Scared The Crap Out Of' Airport Workers-Landed closed runway

RE: Obama's Speech: My take on all Presidential Politics is always driven by results

The Top One Percent

Democrats want a scalpel and Republicans want a machete.

The Speech and The Outcome

The Disconnect: "We don't believe lack of revenue is part of the problem..."

"Economics of Happiness" - Excellent Documentary

Tea Party name change

GOP Response on Now

The speech - video and text

My blood pressure . . . .

Discussions with a college libertarian...

Marsha Blackburn: "It's a spending problem, not a revenue problem!" Tweety: "That's a lyric!"

GOP senators propose raising age for Social Security benefits

RNC Chair to Trump: Shut up!

The breaks I'm needing from cable news are getting more frequent

Anti-pornography politician resigns… for watching porn in parliament

So many here claim they support the Unions in this country, so many buy foreign cars

OMFG - Obama has a Pennsylvania Problem!

Barry Bonds found guilty of Obstruction of Justice

Tweety is going to have that thrill again

Fukushima Daiichi during and after tsunami, some picts I hadn't seen before

My money is where my mouth is.... care to join me?

"Dems launch super PAC aimed at House races" FIght fire with fire, I say.

Deposed Côte d'Ivoire dictator receiving support from C Street fundies

Of all the enemies to public liberty...

Gymnast's amazing skills make him web hit (video at link)

The Texas GOP's War on Gay Sex

So let me get this right: Obama thinks he has the power to actually end the tax cuts for the rich?

Cuban Communist Party congress looks to future

How the hell is Obama going to end the bush tax cuts for the rich but not for the middle class?

The Civil War and Reconstruction Era, 1845-1877, A Free Online Yale Audio/Video Course!

Tom the Dancing Bug: It's Class Warfare!

I call him Ayn Ryan

Has anyone posted the dolphin-kitty video?

Hoyer joins Obama in calling past vote on debt ceiling 'a mistake'

West to critics: Beware whom you target

Barry Bonds Poll Question #2: Will Bonds get sentenced to more time in prison than Mike Vick?

Lindsay Gragan blocks judicial nominations over port funding issue

I, For One, Am Relieved

US missiles hit Pakistan despite request to limit

Some water treatment plants refuse to take fracking fluid!

No warnings in US for radioactive fallout--but Europe is warned!

Don't believe anything you read about what the President is going to say until he says it.

Obama eyes Petraeus as new CIA director

The self-importance of being Darling+*

How to make a buttload of money giving away a novel you wrote for free

Thousands of union workers storm the Michigan state Capitol

My Birthday Wish For Thomas Jefferson: An End To The Religious Right’s Lies About Him

Barry Bonds Poll Question 1: Is what Bonds did worse than what Mike Vick did?

Cenk Uygur just started his show saying that today the President "sounded like the man we voted for"

Tweety, Here is the answer: The Rich are saddled with having

On the top 2% not itemizing anymore...

Bernie Sanders on MSNBC NOW

Video: Bill O’Reilly Debunks Obama Myths: He ‘Does Have A Legitimate Birth Certificate’

Taking Back The Discussion - Everywhere

"Unpaid Jobs: The New Normal" WTF?

Japan determined to reopen schools

The vicious circle of conservative propaganda

Airstrikes by U.S. in Libya continue despite announced shift to support role

How many of you would be happy if

Tsunami hit more than 100 designated evacuation sites

And here they go: Arizona lawmaker just called part of POTUS speech

Limbaugh: Idea That Tax Cuts Must Be Paid For Is"Kind Of Thinking That Gets Us $14 Trillion in Debt"

There's an even worse problem with these Japanese Nuke Plants...

Breaking - Barry Bonds guilty of obstruction of justice

An excellent speech, IMO.

My favorite part of the speech was that Biden is going to be in charge of the budget committee.

I liked the President's speech. Now it is up to the Democrats to get behind him.

Penguin chicks released after their rehabilitation from severe injuries - pics

Bill Allowing Teachers to Challenge Evolution Passes Tennessee House

Don't Like What's Going On?...Think About Trying This...

NorMan GoldMan kicking butt today

The upcoming debt limit debate and the Ryan Budget Plan...

New Leadership for Wisconsin (Jessica King)

Here's another one!

Tea Party cruises to Alaska

Globe and Mail: Scatological attack on Stephen Harper’s record goes viral

Durbin to JPMorgan CEO Dimon: Stop whining

US lawmakers seek to ban chimp experiments

Are you a 1954 Republican?

L-7 nuclear disaster...

Get Your Ugly Solar Panel Off My Pristine Utility Pole!

I listened to the Ag Report today. They listed all the Ag cuts in

Has being mean become an entertainment?


Top 5 ways Obama has shifted to the right since the midterm elections

CNN Video: "And I...have become...comfortably numb, during President Obama's speech."

How much of this shortage of air traffic controllers on the job a la snoozing on the job is

Laura Flanders: Cuts Leave Young People With No Future to Win

Woman charged animal cruelty after mutilating cat (used blood to attend Lady Gaga concert in).

FACT SHEET: The President's Framework for Shared Prosperity and Shared Fiscal Responsibility

JPMorgan's net jumps 67 pct on investment banking

CBO analysis: Spending 'cut' deal doesn't actually cut spending

Anthony Weiner debating some Gomer Pyle on the O'Donnell show

Does Weiner have any siblings?

U.S. judge sides with middle schoolers suspended for wearing 'I (heart) Boobies' bracelets

*****Official President Speech Thread, Part Two*****

It was a damned fine speech, if only we could believe a word of it.

Reince Priebus gets a Vermont welcome

Ryan's Social Security Education????????????????????

Rachel implies that today's speech will be similar to his campaign stump

Thank you Rachel

Japan's crisis: one month later (The Big Picture)

Obama's "Read My Lips" moment?

Grade the Speech

Oh my gosh.. Rachel kill me

Teaching of evolution under siege

Goddamn right! Excellent remarks from the president!

Been watching the local cbs newscast and not one word about the Presidents speech today

I was wondering what Obama could do using an Executive Order.

We Can't Afford Both ::: Security

George W. Bush vs. Bradley Manning:


E.J. Dionne Jr.: Obama’s deficit speech: worthy of a president

12 Tax-Dodging Corporations Spent $1 Billion To Influence Washington Over The Last Decade

Joan Walsh, Salon: That's what it means to be a Democrat

Gundersen Discusses Lack of US Radiation Monitoring Data

David Stockman, Reagan's budget director, on cutting taxes - video, audio & transcript

The Contango Game: How Koch Industries Manipulates the Oil Market for Profit

So anyway... on what you can do about the fallout

Nude bloody man tasered by police, dies

Nude bloody man tasered by police, dies

Hey weren't we supposed to wind down one of bushitler's wars here soon?

The president's speech is

Barney Frank on The Ed Show NOW, talking about the GOP attacks on Obama's speech

Radiation in seawater drops but remains high

It is rumored that Mr. President is going to address the richie riches @1:35 EDT about kicking their

The one percent

Gov't orders 14 lenders to reimburse homeowners

"no cuts for current retirees" = the rest of us are screwed on Social Security...

"We are the progressive caucus" - Unveils the "peoples; budget" today. nice job.

I just got back from the grocery store. $1.99 for a box of Kraft Mac and Cheese

Anyone else watching the History Channel special on black market uranium in Russia?

Krugman: Obama, Ryan, and the Shape of the Planet

DOD block-grant?

The Problem Now Is People Vested in Obama's Failure

NatGeo is airing a look at the disaster in Japan right now on the east coast

Translating Republicanese: waste

LOL. Shep Smith on Fox is questioning Andy Card's defense of tax cuts for the rich

Walker and Prosser Crushed Regulations on Koch Industry's Phosphorus Pollution in Wisconsin

FAA: Sen. Inhofe 'nearly killed' airport workers by intentionally landing on closed runway

Lawrence O'Donnell just kicked some ass! Truth to power and all that!

Starve the Beast

Starve the Beast

General Motors CEO urged to address India factory strike

Obama’s Budget Plan: A “Kinder, Gentler” Corporatocracy

Ariz. sheriff office accused of misspending $99M (Arpaio)

BP: Angry protests expected at annual meeting

Told the D-Trip-C to jump up my ass when they called me today..

Should Suprerme Court cases be broadcast on C-span?

DU this poll. "Governor Walker Says First 100 Days Was B+ Effort."

The Long Racial History of the Tea Party’s Deficit Trojan Horse

Mandatory Wednesday Malloy Truthseekers Check In!!

Senator Kent Conrad hails Obama's call for bi-partisan negotiations on deficit

Philly Gives Condoms to 11-Year-Olds

So our water bill will be going up 9% this year . . . and I'm not angry at the local governments.

Stephen Colbert's 'not factual' hashtagging--John Kyl

Why? - REALLLY - Why? I want to know . . .

Why? - REALLLY - Why? I want to know . . .

Every time I fly, there are other passengers ( usually young guys)

From the White House: Regarding President Obama and Social Security

The food Nazis are at it again in schools...

When An Immortal Is Dying, WTF Are You Supposed To Do?

From the Nation --- Stuck in the Middle With Obama: The President Who Still Won't Take a Side

Trump soar lead poll for 2012

Does SS, Medicare and Medicaid have financial problems?

FAA: Sen. Inhofe 'nearly killed' airport workers by intentionally landing on closed runway

Be careful when logged in to Yahoo

Fukushima's Hidden Fallout

Why don't I hear this said every day? Supply side economics is a load of crap

It would be interesting to know how many rich people don't pay health insurance at all.

Wisconsin Update via Dkos (WineRev)

Waukesha County clerk Kathy Nickolaus's error

Obama's big Budget Speech - A Sellout to the Neocons?

Okay - this is creepy

Big Turnout at Public Budget Hearing In West Allis Wisconsin-over 1000 protest - VIDEO

Virginia Thomas builds tea party network (Time for Justice Thomas to resign)

Fukushima: A Month of Media Disinformation

Forget Obama being a communist, you know who really is one? Jesus!

NBA fines Kobe Bryant $100,000 for derogatory comment

NBA fines Kobe Bryant $100,000 for derogatory comment

I admit I didn't help the discussion any when I said...

I admit I didn't help the discussion any when I said...

Barry Bonds found guilty of obstruction of justice

Excellent speech and presentation from our President! I like what I heard, it was 95% PROGRESSIVE!!!

Its okay for TSA to pat down little children. Right? It is, isn't it? I mean, security and all.

Flame me as much as you want but

Republicans May Stretch Out Debt Limit Negotiations Until July

Hey GOP, u mad?

Obama wins. His critics lose.

So...the repubs aren't going to do anything about raising the Debt limit until July?!?!

Animal activist makes first appearance in federal arson cases (DUer?)

I applaud those who admit getting it so wrong on what Obama is going to cut

Trump endorsed McCain in 2008

I'm pretty sure "far left activists" are among the most likely to show up and vote Democrat.

Never before has any Democrat, not even LBJ, merited being dumped more

Never before has any Democrat, not even LBJ, merited being dumped more

Holy shite Weiner is tearing Kingston a new one

COUNTERING "ARAB SPRING": How Sweet it is! Bahrain, Libya, Yemen: Different Strokes for Diff Folks

For how long should a copyrighted work be legally protected?

If Obama keeps his word and elimiates the Bush tax cuts to the wealthy 1% he will win 2012 ...

If Obama keeps his word and elimiates the Bush tax cuts to the wealthy 1% he will win 2012 ...

In 20 years will a 401K be considered an entitlement?

Here's how to help President Obama succeed.

Radioactive Strontium Detected Outside 30km Zone

Great Facebook Post

High radioactivity detected in fish, vegetables

President Obama’s Budget Speech: The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly

L.A. Times: 'Lack of primary competition gives Obama an edge'

There is an absence of leadership saying this:

"My mother died of ovarian cancer at the age of 53, and in those last painful months

THAT was the guy I voted for in 2008!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Obama's speech makes it official. Social security cuts and medicare cuts will take place

Obama's speech makes it official. Social security cuts and medicare cuts will take place

Temperatures rise at No.4 spent fuel storage po

This one has been spreading around Facebook, in case you haven't seen it:

This one has been spreading around Facebook, in case you haven't seen it:

Jess King (D) announces candidacy in recall challenge to WI Senator Randy Hopper (R)

Screw the TSA!

Walker pretends 9-year-old writes supportive letter.

Two more incidents of air traffic controllers asleep on the job

Norman Solomon Launches Run for Congress in the North Bay

Audience grows testy, ignores applause ban at Wisconsin Budget Bill Hearing in Neenah

Obama wants $400 billion in defense cuts by 2023

"Sixteen Tons" -- A Song for our times.

New car suggestions?

New car suggestions?

Milton Friedman: Wealthy people do NOT INFLUENCE POLITICIANS.

Job Openings Rise To Highest Point Since Sept.'08

"Starve the Beast."

Heads up, procrastinators! Your taxes are NOT due until Monday the 18th!

Al Sharpton and Cornell West face off

Al Sharpton and Cornell West face off

Exclusive: Early Christian Lead Codices Now Called Fakes

Does anyone know which senators have signed Harry Reid's letter to Obama re: the dream act?

How do we force congressmen and senators to be more productive?

Ok. Looks like Joe wasn't impressed. On edit he was just checking out the inside of his eyelids.

CNN is covering Libya -- on the ground reporter. More than MSNBC has been

Apple Adds Do-Not-Track Tool to New Browser (leaves Google with the last major anti-privacy browser)

Obama's speech summed up - crying wolf again

Here is Dean Baker's response to the president's speech.

The speech was carrots for the bunnies.

TSA focuses extra scrutiny almost exclusively on the different and the disabled

Have you heard about the J. Crew controversy? Jon Stewert talking about it now

True Majority -- Not $1 more

It was more than just a "speech".

As someone whose taxes will go up, I say....

Residents eager for Wal-Mart’s blue vests

Parents of 6-Year-Old Girl Pat Down at Airport Want Procedures Changed

Legalize Marijuana = More Jobs = More Money = Better Economy = Less Crime (cash is king)

Minnesota next up to pass law banning undercover farm videos

Which of the following is true about AZ Senator Jon Kyl?

Amid all of the instant analysis

The 'Meat' Of Obama's Budget Speech ("I Refuse To Renew" Bush Tax Cuts Again)

Hey! Let's have us a basketball game on an aircraft carrier!!

What I heard at my child's school stopped me dead in my tracks

Catholic group: "Children raped by priests were ‘homosexual’ participants-not victims"

I have cracked the wingnut/TeaBagger code: Constitution/"freedom" ONLY FOR ME & my race

Wall Street tells Boehner: Don't mess with debt ceiling or grave consequences will follow

Consumer Politics, and the Snake-Oil Salesmen (and Obama's speech)

TSA, Congress to review screening procedures after pat-down of 6-year-old girl

Ultimate Teabagger hypocrite tells me: "So you're mooching off the govt tit these days."

Statements released regarding The President's Fiscal Poliicy Speech

Falwell's Liberty Univ. got more government money than NPR and is blocking websites saying so

Obama Vigorously Defends Social Programs, But Then Buckles on Deficits

Bernie Sanders Says No to Latest Budget Deal, Calls It Robin Hood in Reverse

be sure to say SOME. Ashley Judd apologizes for hip-hop remarks

The Infamous "Roger Stone" is a backer of "The Donald" Trump's Campaign!"

Japan Denies Withholding Evidence of Massive Radiation Release

Are grades supposed to be privileged info?

U.S. to Have Largest Deficit of Major Economies, IMF Says

Hannity and other 'conservatives' are 'outraged' that Obama said their ideas are crap.

Hannity and other 'conservatives' are 'outraged' that Obama said their ideas are crap.

Wait just a minute - Obama invited Ryan, sat him down in the front row

Donald Trump Donated Hundreds of Thousands to Democrats Including Harry Reid and Rahm Emmanuel

Something Smells In Waukesha County, Wisconsin– And It’s Not The Cheese

It was a damned fine speech.

New York’s Nuclear Future That Might Have Been: a reactor less than 2 miles from Times Square

Who do you think would be the toughest challenge for Obama?

Libyan Revolution Day 56

I applaud the TSA.

TSA - worse than I thought

Facebook Status Going VIRAL today

Detroit's Robert Bobb left his own town hall meeting very upset. Cancelled later meeting.

Why was the quality of American-made cars so bad in the 70's and 80's?

WI School Board Punishes Teachers Who Called In Sick During Protests

Just another pretty speech - Obama is going to need to SHOW ME he has changed.

I am a PROUD UAW member. I support Union brands.

Democratic Left & "Extremism"

Ken Feinberg tells judge to keep out of the oil spill claims fund process.

Geiger Counters to Find Radiation in Meals May Be ‘Meaningless’ (and how to make it work)

Why isn't memory taught more in schools?

Michael Ignatieff was effective when he said Prime Minister Harper

Michael Ignatieff was effective when he said Prime Minister Harper

Oh WTF, Mr. President

Who are the gang of six???

The myth/lie that foreign cars are better built

To succeed in life? Who'da thunk that all this time the answer was...

Funny story

Rave music in 3...2...1

"Today, heroes were villainized; villains were lionized..."

broke my thumb at work yesterday, but couldn't go to

Early on, bluesbassman made a pilgrimage to Robert Johnson's "crossroad" & made his own deal:

Finally a day we can all celebrate: Saturday is Record Store Day - celebrate Vinyl Records


Suggestions Please...Video Editing Software...Novice Level (shareware/freeware)

I think my cat is an atheist. In the morning before work, I hold her on my lap

Ennui cat says: "Sure... (sigh), I'll have some more noms."

I'll have some of what she's having.

Will teh Lounge in DU3 have a cash bar?

ugh. bad day yesterday.

Badass Badger

Rolling Stone: 8-minute behind the scenes video, Rush @ Madison Square Garden

Rolling Stone: 8-minute behind the scenes video, Rush @ Madison Square Garden

Will teh Lounge in DU3 rock the Casbah?

Sweet sounds

And now... a kayak air boat!

aarrggghhh I'm a moran - help with old database anybody?

Flying to Vegas next week

Burger King Japan introduces "All Heavy" & "Meat Monster" with the exclusive "Online Meat Builder"

Do you think my avatar makes me look too old? How about this NEW babyheadshot?

I'm a pretty honest man (my complete and utter honesty compels me to add the "pretty" modifier).

1001 Records you must hear before you die - yikes I only have about 150 of them

F*CK!!! F*CK!!! F*CK!!! F*CK!!! F*CK!!! F*CK!!! F*CK!!! F*CK!!! F*CK!!! F*CK!!! F*CK!!! F*CK!!!

Dammit. TCM is showing Ray Milland movies all night, but not The Thing With Two Heads!

LOL, Accu-weather's digital display shows wind at 165 mph

Dan the Manly Forest Man squeals like a girl in 3...2...

Wednesday - It's HUMP DAY!!!!

What's in a name?....laughs..lots of 'em

Although MiddleFingerMom no longer drinks tequila, he hasn't given it up entirely.

The... GUESTLIST for... the... NEW... Willam Shatner... ALBUM.. is... un... be... liev... ABLE...

New Winter Olympic Event - Cross Country Skiing......with Polar Bears!

Do I look like an idiot to you?

Okay, so I got a little hot headed today...and kicked the back of a car...

Shroomtrooper? Stormshroomer?

Female astronauts will DEFINITELY make space missions less sophomoric.


It was the cat!!!

New mattress suggestion

Jethro Tull / "The Whistler"

Man arrested for creating fake army unit

What's everyone drinking tonight? I picked up some Mirror Pond Pale Ale, tonight!!

You woke teh Kitteh up!!

MiddleFingerMom wants an avatar that makes him look YOUNGER. I am here to protect and serve.

Al Roper on the Weather Channel just called people "nitwits!"

Post one favorite website.

Don't let her fool you. Kali does QUALITY bodywork on her ranch vehicles when they get dinged up.

Not sure which is stranger: The fact that someone wrote this book or that I bought it

MiddleFingerMom just took your picture.

Money, taste, blah blah blah

Dems and Obama at Odds On Debt Fixes

Going to the opera tonight

Cantor admits Social Security and Medicare ‘aren’t going to be there’ when he retires

Mexican investigators find 28 more bodies in border pits

San Jose council votes to sharply limit marijuana dispensaries

Rolling Stone magazine writer Matt Taibbi unveils unfair investment practices by wives business bigs

Prosser Campaign: Kloppenburg Should 'Avoid The Unnecessary Drama Of A Recount'

Lobbyists Won Key Concessions in Budget Deal

Republicans Now Hiring Out of State Felons – Canvasser Arrested in Crime Spree

Progressive Group To Supporters: Withhold Donations To Obama If He Cuts Medicare, Medicaid

GOP gets its turn on Medicare hot seat

Union supporters regroup after stunning election reversal

Mexican man convicted of murder for killing Border Patrol agent with drug-laden vehicle

Egypt detains Mubarak and sons

Mubarak's sons detained in Egypt investigation

Evacuees slam Japan nuclear plant operator

Irish police arrest 2 over killing of British spy

1 killed, 7 wounded in latest Yemen protest

Wanna race?

I had a colonoscopy today. Ask me anything!

Obama just said he wants to convert Social Security into "personal investment accounts" and medicare

This is what happens when you laugh at everyone having to pay Delaware's exhorbitant tolls...

(Hundreds of) Syrian women march to demand release of men held in security swoop

Ivorian leader vows to prosecute Gbagbo

Judge set to hear arguments in Wisconsin union lawsuit

Bernie Sanders Says No to Latest Budget Deal, Calls It Robin Hood in Reverse

5 Medical Marijuana Activists Arrested in San Diego

U.S. Gasoline Weekly Draw Biggest Since Oct '98: EIA

My doctor wants me to start seeing his wife.

Wow, Walmart sent me a $5 gift card to spent at the new Walmart by my house.

Report: NBA cancels summer league

Obama Would Cut Deficit by $4 Trillion in 12 Years

House Republicans vehemently opposing tax hikes

There is no ham in hamburger, no donkey in Donkey Kong, and hot water freezes faster than cold water

Loungers, do me a favor. Take about 30 seconds to check this link at the Clinton Foundation

Transcript Of President Obama's Speech

Libyan rebel commander admits his fighters have al-Qaeda links

Obama pivots, eyes Medicare changes, tax increases

TEPCO still working on plan to end Japan nuclear crisis

Syrian soldiers shot for refusing to fire on protesters

Judge will decide fate of lawsuit challenging collective bargaining law by week's end

Airstrikes by U.S. in Libya continue despite announced shift to support role

Avigdor Lieberman, Israeli Foreign Minister, Faces Corruption Charges

WHOOPS: AP Falls For Hoax Press Release Saying That GE Will Repay Government $3.8 Billion Tax Break

Bond Market Relieved at Size of Obama Deficit Cut

Exclusive: Early Christian Lead Codices Now Called Fakes

Residents eager for Wal-Mart’s blue vests

NBA fines Kobe Bryant $100,000 for derogatory comment

FAA: Sen. Inhofe 'nearly killed' airport workers by intentionally landing on closed runway

ESAB Welding & Cutting to close Ashtabula (OH) plant, relocate to South Carolina

(Canadian) Corporate tax cuts fail to help economy: study

STOCK MARKET WATCH, Wednesday, April 13, 2011

Bradley Manning needs consular visit, mother tells William Hague

House votes to kill preventive health care fund part of health care law

NFL's Rookie Pitch: Divert 300M From 1st Rounders

The Country We Believe In

Arizona Senate passes Obama birther bill after boost from Donald Trump

Bonds Found Guilty Of Obstruction Of Justice

Santorum announces presidential exploratory committee

Rick Santorum expected to Jump in tonight on Greta van Susterenenenenen

Gun Control Advocates Win A Rare Victory In Budget Deal

Collective bargaining reform plan gets public airing (Ne & Omaha Steve)

Pennsylvania voters sour on Obama ahead of 2012

Spain drops case against Bush officials

TEPCO: Radiation From Fukushima May Be Worse Than Chernobyl

Audio Pioneer and Newsweek Owner Sidney Harman Dies At 92

N. Korea Says It Is Holding U.S. Citizen

U.S. shuts down massive cyber theft ring

TEPCO confirms damage to part of No. 4 unit's spent nuke fuel

Unilever and Procter & Gamble fined £280m for price fixing

(Montana Gov.) Schweitzer takes veto brand to Republican bills

Reno Air Controller Asleep as Plane Carrying Sick Person Tries to Land

Yale University Student Killed in Lab Machine Shop Accident

U.S. Says Iran Helps Crackdown in Syria

Bill for concealed guns in bars advances in (Ohio) state Senate

(British PM) David Cameron says that immigrants should learn English

For no reason, here's Cosby

"Yes Men" claim hoax GE tax press release

Match Game: "Inez and Gina went to a water park, and after a few beers ____ the shirtwaist factory"

Legislature votes to overturn Milwaukee’s wishes on sick leave

Goldman Sachs, Rating Agencies Blamed in Crisis Probe

Thousands of union workers swarm (Lansing) Capitol in protest

U.S. doing limited airstrikes for NATO in Libya

High school students earn more credits than those in the past

High school students earn more credits than those in the past

I was in the cd store looking for something from the 70s & 80s. I bought the Essential

Hey, is the world still scheduled to end on May 21st?

Yellowstone supervolcano fed by bigger plume

Mom Drove 3 Kids Into NY River, Surviving Son Says

40% of Americans say they can't afford retirement

FBI Snatches Alleged Pirate Inside Somalia

GOP Senators: Raise Retirement Age To 70

Brookfield Election Results Verified, County Clerk Won't Resign

Human Centipede: The Musical

Facebook account suspended over nude Courbet painting as profile picture

President Obama Said to Call for Curbing Entitlements, Increasing Taxes

Duplicate OP. Showing up in the same dress as someone else can be so embarrassing. nt

Skeleton Dance

The Reid Report: Facts lost in ‘hair on fire’ budget compromise headlines

MSNBC contributor Melessa Harris-Perry pictures of friends and family

How big is this speech tonight?

When you're talking about $250,000 AGI, you're talking about the top 1.5%

Imagining the End of the Bush Tax Cuts

Republicans scramble for votes as top GOPer bails on budget deal

If Santorum runs for Prez in 2012 ...

Dean Baker: Dana Milbank Missed the Health Care Reform Act

Pennsylvania’s looking like it could be a very tough state for Barack Obama in 2012

Will someone keep us that are working today, appraised of the press conference? n/t

Why are the Republicans have a PREACTION press conference to Obama's budget speech as opposed to. .

Analysis: Budget deal only reduces real discretionary spending by around $15 billion

Oh, that wily Obama.

My worry is that any speech the progressives like will never get by the house!

Obama Team Is Oddly Quiet About Evidence That Renewable Energy Beats Nuclear in Job Creation

I'm confused - is the speech tonight, this afternoon or are there two speeches?

GOP Chair Reince Priebus with the 'small businesses will be hurt by the $250,000 tax threshold' lie!

Just saw McConnell and co say that tax increases are a no. Why can't Obama just call these people

Ezra Klein: The president's budget proposal


**** Heads Up: POTUS Speaks on Fiscal Policy, Live 1:45pm EDT ****

Obama, Ryan, and the Shape of the Planet / Paul Krugman

The market liked the speech.

Looking at MSNBC w/ republicans and I just don't understand them

You have egg on your face cuz for the Millionth time You told us what he would say before he said it

Political cartoonist Tom Toles on Mitt Romney

A spirited defense of a progressive vision

Point of English: Is it the "Seven Dwarfs" or the "Seven Dwarves?"

D.C. Mayor Vincent Gray Arrested Protesting Dem-GOP Budget Deal

I'm trying to like this speech, but..

We are unprepared for the retirement of the baby boom generation.

The professional left reminds me of my neighbor's dog.

If outrage were energy. DU would classify as the world's first perpetual energy machine.

"Most full-throated rhetorical defense of American liberalism I think I've ever heard (Obama) give"

Rate Obama's Speech

Chris Matthews made a point the other day that I feel is relevant.

Moving the goal posts...

Which Obama Will Show Up to Deliver Today's Budget Speech?

Krugman on "The Budget Speech": "Much better than many of us feared"

Asleep on the Job: What Was Vice President Joe Biden Doing During Obama's Debt Speech?

What can't we afford, Mr. President?

Andrea Mitchell is really pushing this "liberals are going to revolt..." line...

Talkingpointsmemo: Highlights of the President's budget proposal

Dana Milbank (on msnbc): The president is moving toward the deficit commission plan...

Congressional Black Caucus Chairman Cleaver’s Statement on President Obama's speech

What would Teabagger do?

Marsha Blackburn gives me heartburn.

If the guy making that speech today stays around until election day 2012.......

How do we band together to help Obama meet his Fiscal Proposal?

How did Obama do? (MSNBC)

Pelosi and Becerra statements on the President's speech

McCain defends Obama from critics....... WHAT??????

McCain defends Obama from critics....... WHAT??????

I thought it was a terrific speech

Transcript of today's speech available???

White House: No Social Security crisis

NYT: Ryan's budget cuts spending by $4.3 trillion while cutting tax revenues $4.2 trillion

TRANSCRIPT: President Obama’s Speech On The Deficit " The Country We Believe In"

"This president...."???

Robert Reich- Mr. President: Why Medicare Isn’t the Problem, It’s the Solution

" President Obama made a promise in his speech today."

Could people PLEASE stop pretending Obama might cut Social Security and Medicare?

BREAKING ON TWITTER: Anthony Weiner has seen Obama's plan and "LIKES WHAT HE SEES"!!!

I finally realized who Paul Ryan reminds me of... anyone else remember Heavy Metal???

"I was in love with the idea of Obama"

Broken record brigade begins: Gingrich: Obama tax plan a job killer

Whose deficit reduction plan do you prefer? CNN POLL

Kerry: GOP’s Premature Condemnation of the President’s Plan

Lawrence O’Donnell breaks down President Obama’s speech today on the deficit reduction.

Some Lines in the Sand ... that was some Speech.

In some ways I really don't care what he Obama said in his speech

There's a word to summarize this approach to government. It's called "liberalism."

ELECTABLOG: Preemptive whinging is the new norm for the "professional left

Someone tell me why I watch General Speeches in House

Mr. President!

The SWEET SMELL of COUNTER-REVOLUTION - How the Powers are Controlling "Arab Spring."

Un "freep" this MSNBC poll.

"America I know is generous and compassionate". Obama slams GOP agenda, pledges to protect Medicare.

Release: Sanders on Obama Budget Speech

I think Obama has finally heard us

Arise, Ye Workers From Your Slumbers

Obama Deficit Speech: Lots of Flowery Talk About a Major Distraction

WTF?! Obama will endorse plan that would cut feds' benefits

PPP: Bad news for Congressional Republicans

Here's my plan for cutting Medicare spending without reducing quality:

Rachel is SO fired up about Obama's speech! And I got a (new)

Plouffe reiterates that President Obama will not renew the Bush tax cuts

David Frum: “Whatever you do, don’t serve to his backhand.” Guess what? They just did.

88 Thousand Former Obama Supporters Pledge NOT to Help in 2012 if Medicare/Medicaid Are Cut

**BREAKING**: CBO Says Budget Deal Will Cut Spending by Only $352/353 Million

"Wow. The president basically got Paul Krugman to shut the eff up and applaud."

Ed Show: He said President Obama championed progressive values

(CBS News) It's on: Obama takes an iron fist to the GOP

Heh - Gawker: Paul Ryan ‘Irked’ As Obama Shreds His Budget Plan

Cut the guy some FUCKING SLACK!

Who is trying to mess with the 2012 primary elections here in New York State?

Understanding the President's Medicare Proposal....

Mubarak, sons detained for 15 days

2011 Goldman Prize for Europe: Ursula Sladek, Germany

Ayn Rand on Religion

"I'll wait and see what happens" is not Activism!

Conspiracy Theory with Jesse Ventura ~ Great Lakes/Worlwide Water Conspiracy

What do you think this Obama quote means? (on Social Security)

The Fix: How Obama used Paul Ryan

Ryan Sorba: Stop using the word 'gay'

Hypocrite Republican Senator Lindsey Graham on Earmarks

Thom Hartmann: Fukushima - is it Chernobyl or worse?

The Last Word interviews Fiancee Of Giffords Shooting Victim

Close Up Raw Footage Of The Critically Damaged Fukushima Nuclear Plant (Filmed By A Drone 04/10/11)

TDPS: The AT&T TMobile Merger Will Only HURT Consumers

He Went There! Obama Attacks the 1%

The Who-Won't Get Fooled Again

'Worst-case scenario: Fukushima fuel pool with plutonium catches fire' Nuke Scientist Gundersen RT

TDPS: REAL "people's budget" would address actual issues, not ones made up for political gain

Libya - Great Man Made River Project

The Power of Words

President Obama Speech on His Budget

The Fundamentalists are coming

President Obama Speech on His Budget (Part 2)

Noam Chomsky on the State-Corporate Complex: A Threat to Freedom and Survival

US planes still bombing Libya: Pentagon

BRIC to stop war in Libya?

Thom Hartmann: Must see! Proof the Chamber has secret plans to sabotage liberals?

Meanwhile, at the Church of the Almighty Dollar...

Busby: 400,000 to develop cancer in 200 km radius of Fukushima

Professor Chris Busby on infertility risk around Fukushima, Japan

My Chemical Romance - Sing it for Japan Charity Project

Kucinich: Obama Admin Transferring Wealth to the Few

America loves debt!

Bill Maher on Rachel Maddow Show

Fukushima Severity Level Raised to 7 - Gundersen Discusses Lack of US Radiation Monitoring Data

Pres Obama lays out plan for balanced approach to achieve $4 trillion in deficit reduction - FULL

Where was "this" Obama for the past two years?

President of Czech Republic steals pen (Václav Klaus krade pero v Chile)

TYT: PCCC - No $ For Obama 2012 Campaign (If He Cuts Medicare, Medicaid)

Scatological attack on Stephen Harper’s record goes viral

It was a speech that progressives should very much appreciate....

French resident of Tokyo expresses despair as catastrophe in Japan is deemed "7": the highest scale

Obama attacks the rich? Ho hum.

MSNBC: Con Job - Cenk Busts The Fiscal Conservative Myth

The most racist teabagger ever!

I thought Obama was going to announce huge cuts in Social Security and Medicare?

Lincoln vs Michele Bachmann, Mitt Romney and Donald Trump

Cryin Ryan Mad at Obama for Bashing His Dopey Plan

Rick Joyner:What's wrong W/Gov. (Must See!)

BBC show laughs at how stupid Sarah Palin is

Maher last Friday -

Gov. Brown signs law requiring 33% of energy be renewable by 2020

Drumbeat: April 13, 2011

Japan’s Reactors Still ‘Not Stable,’ U.S. Regulator Says

Temperatures rise at No.4 spent fuel storage pool

Shift to dry storage sought for U.S. nuclear fuel

Where is Saudi’s excess capacity when you need it?

"Alarming" Sea Lice Levels @ Scottish Salmon Farms - Bold New Law Would Allow Unnanounced Inspection

New Kenyan Plant Clinic Helps Farmers Identify Emerging Pests, Crop Diseases - Reuters

‘Permanent relocation’ of villages around Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant

2.6% Of Continuing Resolution Cuts Consist Of EPA Municipal Clean Water Programs

Quake-Prone Taiwan Halts Nuclear Expansion as Japan Struggles at Fukushima

Excessive radioactive cesium found in fish caught off Fukushima

IceBridge Overflies Fastest-Moving Glacier (large photo)

More signs of fuel rod damage at Japan nuke plant

OK that's it. Cesium and Iodine in Arugula sold in Berkeley

Sierra Club: Why Do Sea Turtles Need Solar Panels?

Marcellus Shale gas drilling divides communities

'Skunks of the insect world'

Highway to Hell: Why Shale Gas Fracking Is Worse Than Coal for Climate - HuffPo

Teenage Girls Propose City "Earth Week" Designation, Watch As Council Goes Nuts For 1 Hour+

Hydro and Wind Duke It Out in the Pacific NW

Migratory birds run afoul of green buildings

Safeway, Vons top Greenpeace list for seafood sustainability

Most spent fuel not damaged at No. 4 reactor

Japan's Prime Minister Kan: "Evacuation Zone Will Be Uninhabitable for 10-20 years"

Grant and the Lessons of Appomattox

Robert Scheer: The False Debate on the Debt

NYT Editorial ..Budget Battle, Tax and Spending, Myths and Realities..

Naturally, the common people don't want war...

Mark Lynas pens error-riddled, cost-less nuke op-ed

AP Exclusive: FBI thought Demjanjuk evidence faked (Nazi crime news)

Nuclear plants are expensive to build. Why?

Special Report: Taking on the real Miami Vice: healthcare fraud

Budget Battles: Tax and Spending Myths and Realities

Gov. Rick Scott's reluctance to make legal claim for oil spill spurs outrage

Why Our Broken Political System Falls Prey to Right-Wing Extremism

Stiglitz Calls for New Global Reserve Currency to Prevent Trade Imbalances

Justice Goes to Not-War by Scott Horton

Amy Goodman: Barack Obama must speak out on Bahrain bloodshed

Fracking nightmare destroys small farmers

GOP's alleged interest in deficit reduction hasn't deterred their efforts to help tax evaders...

The Military's Secret Shame (male on male rape)

Lobbyists Won Key Concessions in Budget Deal

Celebrating Human Sacrifice

Pandering to Christian Right, The Donald Builds A Trump Tower of Babble

Hedge Fund Gamblers Earn the Same In One Hour As a Middle-Class Household Makes In Over 47 Years

Do We Really Believe We Should Pay For What We Buy?

Catholic group claims children raped by priests were ‘homosexual’ participants, not victims

The Men Behind the 'Draft Donald Trump' Movement

Why the Christian right is backing a brutal despot (The Family frm of C Street)

American Politik: Endgame: What The Corporatists Really Want To Do


The Death of a Rodeo Clown (Goodbye 2 Beck)

Education: the key to fighting ignorance in the concealed carry on campus debate

Senate sheds (stupid republican) lawmaker gun privilege clause (OK)

Another example of failed journalism - "Grenades seized by border fence in Mexicali"

Illinois House defeats "One Gun a Month" and "Lost or Stolen" bills

Gun store employee accidently shoots himself

Democratic lawmakers push to outlaw carrying guns in public

Gun Shop Owner Accused Of Selling To Convicted Felon

Ohio Senate passes bill allowing concealed firearms to be carried in Restaurants/Bars (SB17)

Oppression of a civil right. Gun ownership minimal cost compared.

Alan Gura on recent Gun Rights Litigation

Do the police have a duty to protect the average citizen? ...

Pediatricians Back Away From Evers’ (R-moran Doctor 1st Amendment killing) Gun Bill (FL)

Gun Owners Must Take Center Stage

Bill would allow easier gun access for abuse victims

Va. Tech shooting survivor at heart of HBO documentary

The Unconstitutional Anti-Gay Law That Just Won't Die

Writer Compares Glee to "Puddle of HIV"

Gay candidate with defaced signs wins Florida council seat

LGBT immigrants abused, neglected at detention centers run by Homeland Security

Right-Wingers Still Pushing Myths About "Gay Indoctrination"

Stand up for your GLBT friends

Has anyone seen the movie "I Love You Phillip Morris"

UPDATE: Ill. introduces anti-gay adoption legislation

Brazil's flag: Made in China

Colombia: workers, students protest FTA, privatization

Poll: Many Romanian teens rampantly intolerant of gays

MoD and military scrutinized over luxury prison controversy

The Repression Continues: An Inconvenient Truth in Honduras

Palm Oil Predators ..... UN backed Carbon Credit schemes linked to violence in Honduras.

Police Charged for Role in Bagua Massacre in Peru

Child finds loaded gun in bathroom at Wal-Mart

Haiti’s leader criticizes UN military focus

Question about the entrance exam to get into heaven

Venezuela: Nurses decide to go on six-hour strike on Thursday

Mika talks to Thom Hartmann about Chernobyl disaster victims and cleft palate damage.

Cooperatives in Venezuela Promote Solidarity, Equality and Dignity

Venezuela: Fugitive Rosales “Regrets” Having Signed Coup Decree in 2002

It's official, Venezuela wins the Makled sweepstakes

Venezuela: What to do with big toxic ag businesses

'El Tuso' says DAS let him fly to Panama the day before extradition

Peru's Vargas Llosa: I won't vote for Fujimori

About Golinger, Wilpert, venezuelanalysis and the Venezuelan Consuls in the US, Mark Weisbrot , etc.

Government to complete in two years 100,000 houses unfinished under past plans

Ambassador Hodges leaves the land of incredible birds (Ecuador)

Kobe Fined $100k -- 'Offensive and Inexcusable'

Kobe Bryant caught Using the F Word

New look for ASU athletics

Terry Bradshaw: Memory loss affecting him in Fox TV role

24 days 'till The Derby, Mike Battaglia's early morning line

Barry Bonds Found Guilty on One Charge

The best record in baseball!

Why is there only ONE thread about the CONVICTED FELON, Barry Bonds in here?

Venezuela doubles GDP, and is set to raise the minimum wage

Gaza tunnel collapse kills 4

Could some of you offer your opinions on something

Lieberman flushes toilet during live interview

Avigdor Lieberman, Israeli Foreign Minister, Faces Corruption Charges

Fayyad to request $5 billion to launch Palestinian state

Lieberman flushes toilet during live interview

As of 04/12/2011, Worst. Record. In. Baseball.