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Archives: April 16, 2011

I am disgusted at people who try to justify murder.

Insurer denied needed medical tests, Senate finds

Surprise Surprise - the only paper to give a positive review to "Atlas Shrugged" - New York Post..

Anti-Sharia bill author: What on Earth is a 'Sunni'?

Spy summit fails to resolve U.S.-Pakistan differences

Massachusetts, pioneer of universal health care, now may try new approach to costs

Massachusetts, pioneer of universal health care, now may try new approach to costs

The government forgot to shut down most of the online gambling sites

1 in 4 voters would vote for Christie again? Let's get this recall started in New Jersey

Florida Republicans push to cut early voting to single week

TRMS: Chris Hayes talks taxes and (eventually) Anthony Weiner talks tax truth!!!

US House of Representatives votes to abolish Medicare

There are two novels that can change a bookish fourteen-year old's life

Horsey Toon:Rummaging in America's Attic

...and now, the musical stylings of Sharron Angle, Tea Party favorite.

“Sleeping on the job” scandal reveals exploitation of US air traffic controllers

A pack of snarling wolves, just waiting for the kill

A pack of snarling wolves, just waiting for the kill

Michael Moore: This Tax Day, Make THEM Pay

Blogger "northernwis" details the Walker plan on

Foes of (Ohio) SB 5 complete first step for ballot challenge

Those poor eagles--snow in the nest

Toon: The Paul Ryan Weight Loss Program!

Death toll up to 16 from Southern severe storms; 7 dead in Alabama


91 victims and rising: Met police admits scale of phone hacking

snort-Non Sequitur and twitter and the MSM

When will we learn from war...

Detroit to send layoff notices to all its public teachers

Nice shooting

Tornado deaths...Tropical Storm Ida in April? Is this video for real

Lugar Responds to Mourdock Criticism / Facing Teaabagger Challenge

This man is the poster child for political w****

This man is the poster child for political w****

Playboy Mansion illness traced to hot tub bacteria

Workforce in U.S. Drops to 27-Year Low

Neil Young at the DPAC last night. Were any of you there?

The media, a pile of horseshit, and a rose...

Students arrested for occupying Detroit school

Just so you all have it too. The outright lies are enough...

ain't that the truth...

I'd like to suggest we e-mail/call/fax as many House Dems as we can (or at

Kasich lying; says bond rating companies threatening to lower Ohio’s bond rating if SB 5 is repealed

Republican Fantasyland: No Actual Medicare, Tax Cuts For Millionaires

Can a supermarket be sued for

The GOP's big gamble

No pat downs on this airline..just petting

Republicans vs Nature

Something just occured to me re: birther issue

G.O.P. Pushes to Deregulate Environment at State Level

Tea Bagger's poster reveals the real reason they're targeting Latinos on immigration.

Teabaggers are so shortsighted

The carbon footprint of Cannabis

Reported Denver Airport Sex Assault Captured On Security Cameras

Who Rules America -- Wealth, Income, and Power

Munster Bawl

Brave Tea Party protesters risk it all this Saturday at noon, outside the Capitol.

The Class-Domination Theory of Power

Humpback whale song spreads to other whales / beautiful link

Pension Fund Capitalism or Wall Street Bonanza?

President Obama meets young climate activists

Gas prices surge toward $4, threaten economic recovery Goldman Sachs to speculators: Take the money

Three Men Charged in 1969 Massachusetts Murder Case

Our unconstitutional war in Libya undergoes a transformation.

Is that what you think?

The absurd argument that Corporations don't pay taxes, they just collect them

The absurd argument that Corporations don't pay taxes, they just collect them

CEPR on David Brooks: Brooks Bemoans the Lack of a Free Lunch for Representative Ryan

Scientific research: today operating under a straitjacket of non-absolute, subjective rules?

Hahahaha Alex..."stay tuned for another MSNBC Docu-mystery "

Our Phony Budget Battles Are All Smoke and Mirrors

The Pentagon controls the civilian government.

Hydrocarbons in the deep earth

A thought about Italy and Germany

HR 609: New Rules for Democrat (sic) "citizens"

No, The Gulf Oil Spill Is NOT Old News

Does Obama Fear the War Complex?

Is anyone not able to view MSNBC clips? Suddenly, I cannot watch...

Kloppenburg will make up her own mind, and you'll live with it.

Self-deleted by member

I wanna know where these people are right now - (pics)

Our entire screwed up future deficit problem is due to health care costs.

Another Paul son mulls a Senate run....


GOP tramples OBAMA

Russia looks abroad for web laws, including to China

Unemployed in Orlando? Here, have a shiny red cape!

‘Pro-Life’ Alaska GOP Kills Health Bill To Insure Thousands Of Low-Income Women

‘Pro-Life’ Alaska GOP Kills Health Bill To Insure Thousands Of Low-Income Women

Weiner: There is no ‘bill fairy,’ GOP budget plan won’t work

The reviews are in for "Atlas Shrugged: Part 1"

Kapanke challenges recall petition:

Kapanke challenges recall petition:

Five seconds of Fox News

The Government Is Not A Household, And Shouldn’t Be Run Like One - Ezra Klein/WaPo

Madison Statehouse Live Stream?

Radiation release will hit marine life

Open Piracy For Plutocrats

China imposes de facto ban on Japanese food imports: sources

ALERT: Philadelphia Orchestra files for Chapter 11

Are you surprised or is this predictable?


Fresh report from the Capitol

I love the dollar tree

Jon Kyl Should Be Forced To Apologize Publicly To Planned Parenthood.

If left-wing bias is the inevitable outcome when there's a free market in media ...

Today's President's Address:

The Tea Party agenda is crippling entrepreneurship and precipitating the death of the American dream

Tea party Madison live stream

'It doesn't matter who you vote for. You could vote a 100 socialists into office and we couldn't

Look Out Raleigh... Tornado Coming Your Way... On Weather Channel Just Now

The Vermont Legislature went full tilt progressive agenda this session

The Half-Life of Disaster

I believe I know why the republicans are again pushing the birther issue:

US and Pakistan struggle with 'unhappy' alliance

A letter Edgar Cayce sent to President Roosevelt~Video~ very interesting~very PROPHETIC..

A letter Edgar Cayce sent to President Roosevelt~Video~ very interesting~very PROPHETIC..

Obama Weighs Deployment Of Sternly Worded Letter To Bahrain, Congressional Approval Uncertain

Bolivia grants nature same rights as humans

When the only tool you have is a hammer, everything looks like a nail...

As "D" Party individuals....keeping up the truth on the missing corp stewardship of our nation

oh great..25 mph wind and snow....

Trump/Palin 2012: You're Fired/I quit

food prices + gas prices + clothing prices

Jack the Ripper was a German sailor, detective claims

James O’Keefe’s Endless Flirtation With Disgrace Continues In New Playboy Feature

TORNADO (big one) Heading Towards Raleigh (Central) NC

If the Michigan GOP can take over towns with fiscal woes can Obama takeover states with fiscal woes?

Heh heh

Heh heh

Hey fat cats, want to throw a party? money burning a hole in your pocket? Rent a country for the

As a statistical average, Americans' income are growing again!

Using New Emergency Financial Manager Law, They Start Dissolving Governments in Michigan

Record Americans Live On Food Stamps Amid Record Number Of Millionaires

Here is where TMobile got their idea from.....

Big Ohio news: SB 5 repeal petition approved, signature gathering can begin

Environmentalists: "This President Is Just Not Into Us"

Pope served with court papers in molestation case

Delicious: Labor protesters surround tea party at Palin rally

More Proof The Tea Party is Racist. Marilyn Davenport's Mass Email (Obama as a Monkey)

Cenk Uygur a former Republican

"No nation has ever benefited from prolonged war."

Fashion icon Bijan dies

Former Bishop Excuses Self: "I was never naked" and the abuse was never about "real sexuality"

Progressive Lawmakers Warn A ‘Significant Portion’ Of Gas Prices Is Due To Speculation, Call For

Cut THIS guy's Social Security and Medicare

Sarah Palin to GOP: 'Fight like a girl'....

Teabagger Fail in Madison, with Half Governor and Breitbart..

5 dead in apparent murder-suicide in Ohio


Republican Underground?

Trump Tells Crowd He Can Oust Obama

Environment: What if Your President's Just Not That Into You?

Environment: What if Your President's Just Not That Into You?

La Rage

The law, in its majestic equality, forbids

Smoke coming out of ANOTHER TEPCO nuclear plant

I think the President should work at forming a 'coalition Government' of sorts

Angry parents drive Bobb from Town Hall (Detroit)

Friend posted this on another blog. LOL!! What an inept idiot

Senate gives SW suburbs OK to take over water company

Why Am I a Peace Activist? Why Aren't You?

BANK BUST FRIDAY !!!! (On Saturday)

BANK BUST FRIDAY !!!! (On Saturday)

Gator on the lam from the Gov. Mike Huckabee Delta Rivers Nature Center (WTF?) in Ark.

Modern Budget Cutting Hooverians Want a Return to the 1930's

Modern Budget Cutting Hooverians Want a Return to the 1930's

Glenn Greenwald: Mission Transformation in Libya -- Now It's Regime Change

After Pledging To Not Raise Taxes, Walker Proposes Hiking Taxes And Fees On The Poor

Should Detroit Become The New Amsterdam? YES! (MOXNEWS video)

Nasty, nasty stuff heading towards Virginia, DC, and Maryland.

Is your chair (& sitting in it) at work and at home in front of a computer a curse?

Aborigines to block uranium mining after Japan disaster

Senator Sanders says that not raising the debt ceiling will hurt wall street the most, which means

Help me out - the bailout vote and the debt ceiling vote are kinda the same

Just for fun : that infamous 2006 Stephen Colbert roast of Bush.

Chemicals Were Injected Into Wells, Report Says

Sad story from the storm devastation in Alabama

Hearing to repeal DeCoster overtime law stirs strong emotions (Maine)

Hearing to repeal DeCoster overtime law stirs strong emotions (Maine)

Reps say Obama will win in 2012

Not Intended to be a Factual Reality

Madison Teabagger rally was organized by Koch brothers front group

Why is a 3% tax increase on the richest considered "socialism" but a 14% pay cut on the middle class

Why is a 3% tax increase on the richest considered "socialism" but a 14% pay cut on the middle class

Ideas for Government cost savings - lets hear them

What should be the Democrats strategy going forward from today?

Southern California Republican Party official Circulates Racist E-mail Targeted At President Obama

Sexist review from the NYTimes: A Fantasy World of Strange Feuding Kingdoms

BP says it's not responsible for paying to reseed oyster beds

US Bombs US Schools

Global Links changes trucks to bio diesel

About 37,000 North Carolina residents lose jobless benefits

rape is rape

Sunday Talk Shows

I don't understand how this can be legal. I'd appreciate it if someone could explain

Scarborough, who lied about his intern's death, lies about Obama's speech. SHOCKING & UNEXPECTED!

I'm betting their record on US job creation tracks pretty much with their tax payments to the US

Have You Guys Seen This Housing Bubble Chart ??? (It's Been Updated)

New Foo Fighters Album - Hawked on DU ....

Minnesota Tax Day rally numbers way down from last year

Pink Floyd - "The Wall" the whole thing, wide screen. Teabaggers from 1:20 on.

what if you couldn't get contraceptives in some states?

More shelling in rebel-held city in western Libyan

More shelling in rebel-held city in western Libyan

Recognize Your POWER, Dammit!

The Best Of Anthony Weiner Being Awesome

Get your barf bags ready: PepsiCo Says Cut U.S. Taxes on Foreign Profits to Boost Hiring

James Fallows -Undoing Medicare: The Real 'Death Tax'

Caption The Donald

GOP: Entitlements Bad, Corporate Welfare Good

Want A Budget That Produces A Surplus By 2021 Without Cutting Services For The Poor/Middle-Class ???

Flashy GOP House Fundraiser Party Stars LeAnn Rimes, Nets $59 per ‘Critter

Sorry About Making A Post About A Recent Post of Mine, But I'm Curious...

Breitbart tells counter protesters in Wisconsin to go to hell.

Someday this will be funny. Rick Scott word cloud first 100

Palin crawls out of her hole, drops new catch phrase, sees shadow, six more weeks of winter.

any suggestions for Cold War books?

Defiant U.S. ambassador rebuked for faith-based writing asks to resign

Why do fundamentalist Christians prefer the King James Bible?

There has been a shift in the force. I felt it last night.

Wow... “Army Security Is Like A Band-Aid On A Sunken Chest Wound” - EmptyWheel

"The Great Recession"

Lawrence Ferlinghetti - Pity the Nation.

Lawrence Ferlinghetti - Pity the Nation.

High school girls charged with assault over fight posted on YouTube

Bloomberg article say Kloppenburg is entitled to a free statewide recount.

In what other states are elected officials voided by the Governor?

When...(not if) Marijuana is made legal...will all those folks in prison be released?

OC Republican Circulates Racist Email: Obama and His Parents Are Apes

the Republican's agenda is to privatize everything

Found: A Political Music Gem - Richie Havens Doing QSM's "What About Me?"

an utterly intolerant and dogmatic person who did a great deal of good"Milton Friedman on Ayn Rand.

"Its not fair that our children have shoulder our debt,

"Wake up, America!"

"Wake up, America!"

Economic inequality and human life cannot coexist

James O'Keefe encourages tea party members to conduct investigations

Boredom or apathy?

Thread-lock ...

"Why do you have the right to take people's money?!"

Russia to open marijuana retail chain

"Bill O'Reilly is actually a moderate."

The Koch Brothers' Big Club.....

I received this in an email and so I am passing it along - Let's Fix Congress

Well well well.. Maybe doctors don't make the huge salaries we have been led to believe.

" Entitlements" I really think there should be a concerted effort to get rid of that word

Something to cheer you up after a string of bad news.

Palin's contempt for human beings never ceases to amaze me.

If only all the Royal Weddings could be like this...

The Race Card: Benton Harbor is 92% African American and their votes no longer count. RACISM at its

My Dog is Dieing

Well-Endowed Apollo Statue to Be Re-Erected in France

Another sleepyhead Air Traffic Controller

'Eco-burial' turns bodies into compost

If Ryan's plan is so good, let's test it in his district

If Ryan's plan is so good, let's test it in his district

(Grrrr)Reuters: Palin faces "extremely hostile, expletive hurling government union rowdies"

I Would Like To Thank Warner Brother's Cartoons, And Not Just For Part Of My Childhood...

KRUGMAN: "It’s not nice to say this (but the truth is rarely nice)"

Happy 122nd Birthday Sir Charles Chaplin!!!!!

Republicans saying Trump is working for Hillary?

yahoo users liked atlas shrugged, however reading the comments I suspect

Radiation rises near the plant

If someone robs a 7-11-they took $500 & they were able to settle the next day for $50 & no.......

the debt ceiling was raised SEVEN TIMES during the bu$h* administration

Belgian bishop dismisses child sexual abuse: "I was never naked"

Japan report: “Nuclear fuel has melted in three reactors” — Risk of “massive radioactive release”

Fascism/Racism Alert: ...They Start Dissolving Governments in Michigan - EmptyWheel

Fascism/Racism Alert: ...They Start Dissolving Governments in Michigan - EmptyWheel

It's Never too Early to Take Back Congress in 2012 - Candidates We Can Support Now

Cenk Uygur spends an hour w/Bob McChesney - LIVE Sun 2pm EDT - calls taken

Compromise Is Bad!

Marilyn Davenport's Racist Email Denounced By OC GOP

We the people request your presence

So Lady Blah Blah and her teabaggers were outnumbered

Bwahahahahahaha !!!

Senate Energy-Speculation Bill Is Blocked

Welcome! Welcome, One And All! Welcome. To Your Future.

Dumb Plain Dealer: Really, it's OK to LIE in the Newspaper, kiddies!

Comrade Snyder Voids Elected Officials Of Benton Harbor, Michigan

Nicholas Cage arrested

Nicholas Cage arrested

NC DU'ers. Has the row of tornados hit you yet?

I'll ask again: Is it POSSIBLE to entomb the reactors in Japan now? Thanks. nt

Will they ever work again?

Michael Moore: "The joke's on us, folks."

Video of Palin being drowned out in Wisconsin - this is GREAT!!

Why Threats to Medicare/Medicaid for Younger People Fail: Grandma is Taking Care of the Kids

Campaign idea: The 2012 campaign as Blazing Saddles.

Tea Party Michigan Governor Rick Snyder Adopts Soviet-style Authoritarian Powers Over Michigan Citie

I wish more info would come out about Gabby Giffords' condition

The Billionaires TEA Party - Grassroots? Hardly!

Wolves to be killed because of Obama and the Democrats

Libya conflict: Gaddafi 'cluster bombing Misrata'

OH YEAH, I almost forgot, Re: Madison

After Pledging To Not Raise Taxes, Walker Proposes Hiking Taxes And Fees On The Poor And Students

List of actions for a nuclear-free world throughout the Spring - state by state

WI State Investigation showed that in 2006 Waukesha County had tallied 20,000 more votes than there

Did You Just Call Me a Socialist?

"VegTimes," the nation's leading vegan magazine, uses stock photos featuring meat in its recipes

My signs for today - Madison

P.T. Barnum Lives! Atlas Shrugged movie number three for per screen $

99 years ago today (April 15). The RMS Titanic sunk and took 1500 or so

Libyan Revolution Day 59

Flashback - Trump: "I’ve said if [Ivanka] wasn't my daughter, perhaps I’d be dating her.”

Water wars? Thirsty, energy-short China stirs fear

I Have an Idea for a New Law

nearby grocer sues food pantry for giving out free food

Dan Kapanke challenges recall filing--Repubs now trying to get signatures/recall thrown out

Facebook status - God, grant progressives the serenity to...

Dems recruiting General Abu Grahib to run in Texas for U.S. Senate

Retired general being recruited to run for U.S. Senate seat in Texas as Democrat

Retired general being recruited to run for U.S. Senate seat in Texas as Democrat

Medicare costs 14% higher when run by private insurance companies.

green goddesses: 5 amazing women

green goddesses: 5 amazing women

Man brutally attacks wife during divorce hearing.

We need a counter culture. We need to build institutions

Dilbert Creator Pretends to Be His Own Biggest Fan on Message Boards

I like when President Obama visits Chicago because I am proud of him.

Finally, after days of howling winds, rain, snow in the nest this

Obama address was surprise attack, Ryan and other Republicans say

Would you agree to any changes to Social Security or Medicare?

Corporate taxes, sales taxes, property taxes, and fees should be eliminated from all government.

Don't let it happen here. Urge your Reps to co-sponsor the Nuclear Power Plant Safety Act

Two other things the rich don't want you to know about taxes

The low attendance at Thursday's Teabagger rally in Lansing (~200) was blamed on high gas prices ...

Watching "The Kennedys" on the Reelz Channel. Flawed but compelling, with great performances.

What did air traffic controllers just start sleeping on the job lately?

What did air traffic controllers just start sleeping on the job lately?

The Cat House on the Kings

Current Tokyo radiation readings from personal geiger counters

How long can we keep going with this "lesser of two evils" philosophy?

Colorado man claims he was 'sexually assaulted' by TSA

When I was in college, I got three chapters into reading Mein Kampf to try to understand

Palin does it again. This time it's "Fight Like a Girl".

Well this is depressing: Mortenson's "Three Cups of Tea" inaccurate

Three largest online poker sites indicted and shut down by FBI

Oh... I think he speaks VOLUMES.

Proud Papa:


MiddleFingerMom has FINALLY found a diet he just LOVES!!!!!

Now, that was more than a little bit creepy.

The Watchman

What You See when You Click on a Trending Topic on Twitter

"DRIVE, damn you... DRIVE!!! I think I hear our can opener!!!!!"

Alfred Hitchcock's wife -- most relationships are built on common interests.

It is snowing on the eagles, right freezing now!

Heartwarming story: Creator of Nazi cake bakes bun adorned with Jewish and Christian symbols

Man attacks wife during divorce hearing in judge's chambers

Oh, yeah. He's stoned.

Call Me Wesley is considering buying an iUke.

Wanna share Facebook/Twitter info?

Listen, I have had a little bit to drink.

The Decorah eagle that snow in it and around it?

Thief uses stolen card to send 'thank you'

Those poor eagles--snow in the nest

Nyan Cat... how long can you take it?

I love the dollar tree

Ra Men's Hair Salon -- Haircuts 6-for-a-Dollar

You're going to HATE this song, unless you already do. But the Melody is Stuck in My BRAIN!!!

PHOTO: Decisions, decisions, decisions...

2 ELO covers - Edvard Grieg and Jerry Lee Lewis

Well, at least the driver ran into the right building.....

Take a look at Google's Logo today

MiddleFingerMom is not the FIRST to explore the frontier boundaries of true love.

Check in here if you HID the "Check in here if you DON'T have Bake on Ignore" thread

What is that in the eagles' nest?

i got my own place today

"Dry your eyes my little friend....."

Ummm, why does Phoenix have an NHL team in the first place?

Transcontinental train rides can be SO romantic.

You're not the boss of me.

Chick Norris is a bad mutha...HUSH YOUR MOUTH... I'm just talkin' 'bout Chick... well, we can dig it

How to tell if your pizza is really, really, REALLY good.

Mr Lucas of Are You Being Served has died.

The Sex Pistols didn't know the HALF of it.

I've noticed many people here often post stuff that I disagree with

Rock out to the Coachella Webcast! (3 channels!)

Listening to Wagner while high it dawn's on me ...

Uh-oh...I might have crossed the "how cute is too damned cute" threshold....

Nic CAGE can't act even for really getting arrested

Julia Sweeney tells her eight yr old daughter about sex.

OK, this doesn't suck as bad: Lady GaGa releases Judas.


I just went over 10,000 posts and I did not even

Sibling revelry:

Think of a three digit number -- got one? -- okay you just created Stoner Food...

Ooh man, dig that crazy chick.

Favorite current scientist

Playboy Mansion illness traced to hot tub bacteria

Kids (of all ages) would LOVE sticking their hands into this!!!

Insurer denied needed medical tests, Senate finds

Libya: 'Recall Parliament to debate regime change'

The GOP's big gamble

Man guilty of Mass. Obama church fire surrenders

Libyan rebels advance on key oil city (Brega)

Egypt court dissolves (Hosni Mubarak's) former ruling party (& orders liquidation of their assets)

Your Daily Squee: Doggy and Deer

First Day in her Forever Home. Meet "Patch"

Syria emergency law to be lifted next week: Assad

Water wars? Thirsty, energy-short China stirs fear

Water wars? Thirsty, energy-short China stirs fear

5 dead in apparent murder-suicide in Ohio

NC showdown forces Gov. Perdue to accept budget cuts or stalled unemployment benefits for 37K

Chad denies officers fighting Gaddafi troops

Slim's cellphone subsidiary hit with $1B fine

Canadian dollar has risen to above par with the US one. So why are we still

So here's a light-hearted DU story for you.

Nigerians Vote in Presidential Election

President Obama: GOP budget vision 'is wrong for America'

Tea Partiers Oppose Malloy's Tax Increases On Traditional Tax Day

Just finished watching Law Abiding Citizen. *spoilers possible*

North Queensland rocked by 5.4 earthquake, 124km southeast of Townsville

Demeritt, citing ‘unresolved business’, resigns as LePage aide

MFM's birthday is coming up and (hint/hint/subtle fucking hint) he has found his dream computer.

Syria to lift emergency law

Palin draws a crowd at the Capitol, and not all are friendly

In Seoul, Clinton quiet on North Korea issue

Rescue Operation Underway At Lucky Friday Mine In Mullan (collapse)

I was so lucky to be a teen in Detroit in the 60s. Motown, Beatles and Stones. Perfect.

BP says it's not responsible for paying to reseed oyster beds

Deadly storms strike US south

Chemicals Were Injected Into Wells, Report Says

Obama Tells Congress He's Keeping His Czars

Thousands of Yemeni women protest over (President) Saleh remarks (about them)

Accept £100,000 or get nothing, Murdoch lawyers tell Sienna

Has anyone seen the movie "four lions"? Is it any good. It is supposed to be

FAA says another air traffic controller fell asleep, plans to alter scheduling

Fundraising by GOP House freshmen off to slow start

Neo-Nazis, rival groups rally at NJ Statehouse

Sharron Angle rallies Tea Party supporters, breaks into song

OK: Silly kid rhymes, games, and taunts you remember

Labor protesters surround tea party at Palin rally

Misrata becomes Libya's Stalingrad

Your vote is needed! Help Zeldy win a KatKabin!

Haiti again postpones presidential vote results

‘Gang of Six’ in the Senate Seeking a Plan on Debt

Gov. Scott Walker Reportedly Planning Financial Martial Law In Wisconsin

Gabrielle Giffords Supporters Donate $358,000 To Her Re-Election Campaign

Castros embrace reform at Cuba's communist congress

Toxic Chemicals Injected Into Wells, Report Says

Medusa story.

OC Republican official allegedly sent email of President Obama that depicts him as an ape

Least favorite movie by Quentin Tarantino?

New Foo Fighters Album - Hawked on DU ....

Dog gets OWNED by cat: "Look out honey, cause I'm usin' technology..."

And today's official White House "Photo of the Day" is....

Obama assesses GOP budget: 'Wrong for America' (AP)

Stop whining about Obama

Mr Obama Can Not Be President ...

The Rethug agenda is to redistribute wealth from the vast majority

Obama hits Ryan plan once again in weekly address

I haven't heard of any more Democratic presidential primary candidates.

Civility is the Last Refuge of Scoundrels. Truth is...the parties ARE different. (Krugman)

The Republican budget eliminates taxes on dividends, capital gains, interest, and inheritance.

Daily Kos:A very good week for the Democrats

Trump Warns Cantor Not To Give Up Birther Fight: 'People Love This Issue' (VIDEO)

Why do pundits go to this racist on racism

A little History Lesson

Uh Oh....>>> Karl Rove: Trump Is A "Joke Candidate"

Remembering When Paul Ryan Worried the Debt Was Too Small

RNC Chairman Reince "Priebus is engaged in a little something known as 'lying.'"

Jon Huntsman is the Obama opponent I tell us why he shouldn't be...

POLL: Support for Ryan's plan plummets as people learn more about it. From 48/33 to 36/56.

Trump takes on Romney - "Mitt Romney's basically a small business guy...a hedge fund guy..." (VIDEO)

Rob Redding: Trump,Birthers,and Tea Party would have killed MLK

My Goodness don't they ever stop and the tea party says there not racist

what if your president's just not that into you?

Racist Orange County Teabagging Republican Email: President Obama and His Parents Are Apes

Why Democrats Could Take Back The House in 2012 (Rasmussen)

I used to like the RT Facebook page...

Weekly Address: America's Fiscal Future

Dr. Kaku on Real Time last night

Nicholas Shaxson: "Treasure Islands: Uncovering the Damage of Offshore Banking & Tax Havens. 1 of 2

SB1316: Lt. Gov. Ron Ramsey's Crooked Greenbelt Bill For Campaign Donor

Rand Paul "Come To A Tea Party"

Barack Obama is a Proven Citizen, but Birthers Won't Shut Up

Chris Hedges on the influence of the war lobby

Counting the Cost - America's mountain of debt

Bachmann: God Told Me To Introduce Constitutional Amendment Prohibiting Same-Sex Marriage In MN

Video: US troops fire on Iraqi detainees - Press TV News

US taxpayers unhappy to pay for wars - Press TV News

The sad legacy under Rhee: a DC community speaks out

Americans protest tax hikes to fund wars

Arizona Legislature Passes 'Obama' Birther Bill

Al Gore Speech from Power Shift 2011 Summit for Renewable Energy - Full Speech in HD

The Last Word: Trump Bumper Stickers and Late Night Comics

Gonzo Calling with Hunter S. Thompson

Leaked UN report indicates Sri Lanka war crimes

MSNBC w/ Cenk: Rep. Schakowsky on Debt Commission, Obama Budget Speech

Cop Watch: These Streets Are Watching

Ellison Stumps Republican On House Floor By Asking When Paul Ryan’s Plan Would Balance The Budget

93 year old recounts her childhood during Great Depression as she prepares a breakfast from the era

TYT: Tea Party Candidate Rips Minimum Wage

TYT: Civil War Not About Slavery - Republicans

John Fund and Andrew Breitbart at Wisconsin: "Go to Hell"

Trump Brags of Screwing People Out of Billions at Teabagger Rally

NYPD arrests a guy for making a wisecrack about them pulling over a bicyclist

Hi Def VIDEO of inside of Fukishima #2 spent fuel pool.

I Am INSPIRED, Let's Make the CONS CRY!

Ed Schultz and Bill Maher vs michael steele on the budget Real Time

What The tea Party rally in Madison "really" looked like~

Legal...Illegal, little political ditty, sung by a lovely Irish Lass

Sarah Silverman, Matt Taibbi, Regina Spektor, Only Son at Citizen Radio Live

Elliot Spitzer to Goldman Sachs: You Lied to the American People. You Should Be Prosecuted.

When Dummies Forget Why They Have Handlers

British TV coverage of UN investigator denied access to Bradley Manning (ignored by US TV)

Trump: Bill Ayers Wrote Obama's Book! & "Look, he was born 'Barry Soetero."

Full Core Meltdown In Japan Will Send Radiation Over United States

55 bird species in danger of being wiped out of Panama

UNL Drought Monitor - 12 April 2011 - Drought Spreads Across S. Plains - Midland Driest Since 1930

3 Months+ After Indonesian Deforestation Ban's Scheduled Start, Nothing In Place Or Enforced

Bill McKibben - What If Your President's Just Not That Into You?

Air Pollution Hits Up To 70X Legal Limits In Iran As "Unprecedented" Sandstorms Rake 20 Provinces

Fraser River Salmon Mortality Rates @ 40-95% - Scientists Suspect Leukemia-Like Virus Is One Cause

Uh, Mr. President? It's About Those Young, Environmentally Aware Voters & Activists . . . .

Under Attack from the Right: G.O.P. Pushes to Deregulate Environment at State Level

Arnie Gundersen with Deepak Chopra: Nuclear cautions & parallels: Fukushima & Indian Point

Radioactivity detected in Japanese fish, veggies

Marine Life At Risk From Radiation In Japan (UPDATE)

San Francisco Passes Most Progressive Urban Agriculture Policy in U.S.

Radioactivity Increases in Fukushima Water, TEPCO is out of Storage Tanks

Fukushima Daiichi Is a 'Ticking Time Bomb' (Democracy Now! interview)

Al Gore:Solar Surge

Geiger Counters Unlikely to Detect Radiation in Food, Water

NS - Corals Grow Well @ Aragonite Saturation Of 4.5; On GBF, Current Levels In Survey 3.5 And Below

19 House Dems Voting To Cut EPA Got Nearly As Much Energy Campaign $ As All Other Dems Combined

Food and Fuel: Biofuels Could Benefit World’s Undernourished - WorldWatch Institute

Fires Across 655 Sq. Miles Of Texas - Firefighter Killed, Dozens Of Homes Destroyed

Nikkei : Tepco Continues Desperate Struggle To Block Contamination

Asking the Obvious, did Reactor 4 have a Hydrogen Explosion 3/15?

Cloak of Secrecy "They Kept Trying to Muzzle Us" Ex-Editor of Japan Times

NCDC - Antarctic Ice Levels 2nd-Lowest On Record; Global March 13th-Warmest On Record

Radiation release will hit marine life (

Obama To Climate Activists: "I Can't Do This Alone" A: "What Does He Think We're Doing Here?"

Stuart Staniford - Saudi Arabia Did Not Make Up For Libyan Oil

Germany to speed nuclear energy exit - (replace nukes with renewabe energy)

New engine sends shock waves through auto industry - 3.5 times more efficient than typical ICE

Defend the Commons! - It’s Our Earth Too

Japanese International Airport Radiation Information

Radioactivity rises in sea off Japan Nuclear plant (April 16)

Fission industry reveals plan to pilfer public purse.

DCCC chair Steve Israel: Vote today on Paul Ryan proposal will cost GOP the House

Cap Times editorial: Walker should follow Palin’s lead

The Pirates of Capitol Hill (great read!)

Paul Ryan is loud, bold and wrong

The Magical Economy, Brought to You by Paul Ryan and the Heritage Foundation

Tax Day 2011: "The More You Make, The Less You Pay"

Emotional Resilience In Traumatic Times (Carolyn Baker)

Let me bomb you in peace by Pepe Escobar

GOP Budget Bill Named The 'Paul RyAyn Rand Paul' Act

Yemeni women stage massive protest

Tea Party Jesus: Koch's Americans For Prosperity Sidles Up to Religious Right for 2012 Campaign

The Neo-Colonial Land Grab in Africa

Fact Checker: ‘Historic’ budget cuts?

This morning I shot photos & video at the funeral of a 21 year old Marine killed in Afghanistan

The Donald Plays The Ultimate Trump Card With The Tea Party

Economist: goal of debt reduction to lower wages 20%, free up gov't spending for bailouts

How Not To Win Wars By Fred Reed

BIll Moyers interviews "The Wire" creator David Simon

Dear Newt Gingrich, Your Ally John Hagee is a Jew-Bashing, Demon-Casting Exorcist

Hearing set in challenge to Los Alamos building

The total cost of the Libya intervention (CS Monitor blog)

The GOP's Borat Budget

How Money Based Economies Subvert Self-Sufficiency (Part 1)

Nicholas Kristof: The Power of Mockery

I was wondering why I hadn't seen this guy for awhile ....

Top 10 accidental deaths reasons, age 1-17

National Rifle Association Receives Millions of Dollars From Gun Industry "Corporate Partners"

(Open Carry Wannabe) Gun scare at Tamaqua grocery store

Good outcome to home invasion......

My opinions on the issue of gun control (for what they are worth) …

"Open Carry" gun bill heads to Florida Senate floor

U.S.-Backed Programs Supplying the Firepower for Mexico’s Soaring Murder Rate

(Firearms Fishing Advocate) Green Bay gun dealer cited for violations (guns -> mass shootings)

The Massad Ayoob Chronicles...Ingteresting reading.

YouTube pulled Apple's "It Gets Better" Video due to "policy on depiction of harmful activities."

Catholic priest to be tried for abuse. How many does this make now? More than a hundred?

Visage of Ceiling Cat Appears in Iceberg

Are Overly Religious People Affected by Stress from Biological Parasites?

Loopy Christian college kid stabs himself at atheist gathering to prove God exists

Young mum, inspired by the Bible to mutilate her son, faces assault charges

Chile Orders Exhumation to Settle How President Allende Died

The Caveman is back!

Honduran Carbon Emissions Project Is Evaluating EDF Contract Termination

Cuba's party congress: The road to reform?

Haitians to wait 4 more days for election results

Lenny Dykstra charged with embezzling

Why are there no NBA/NHL playoff threads?

Bolivia protests challenge Evo Morales

Why (Pete) Rose should be in Hall of Fame and drug cheats should not.

Peru election: No country 'left' behind

The JR Chess Report (April 16): Dubai Open, Russian ChT and US Championships

Abbas: Iran orders Hamas to block Palestinian reconciliation

Ramallah fashion show draws condemnation from Hamas

Car sales race ahead as Palestinian economy purrs

Haniyeh says no to Shalit compromise

Spain’s crown Prince Philip in Ramallah

Israel's 'fantasy island' off Gaza's coast - Suhail Khalilieh