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Archives: April 2, 2011

The Kidnapper's Guide to Negotiating a Budget (or, Why We Need an Independent, Non-Party Movement)

Woman Convicted In Boyfriend's Death Set Free

Malcolm X biographer Manning Marable has died

'Cause where there's a man who has no voice - There ours shall go singing

A FEEL GOOD FILM! Stand up to Scott Walker on Tuesday! TOTALLY WORTH A WATCH

Paul Allen to Reroute Columbia River

Paul Allen to Reroute Columbia River

I will be burning the Koran until they stop killing people because of it.

Justifying murder from freedom fighters is as bad as conservatives support of bombing villages.

Why hasn't anyone bought me a star lately?......do you fear my wrath?

Radiation terminology

Malcolm X and Martin Luther King

Failure to fail is... um...

The Neocons Regroup on Libyan War

RED ALERT! EVERYONE SHOULD EVACUATE JAPAN NOW! EVIDENCE HERE!(VIDEO) from japan

RED ALERT! EVERYONE SHOULD EVACUATE JAPAN NOW! EVIDENCE HERE!(VIDEO) from japan

The Scopes Strategy: Creationists Try New Tactics to Promote Anti-Evolutionary Teaching in Public Sc

Shocker: Tea Party Congress members take tons of farm subsidies

24/7 Live stream News with english translation from Japan

Prof. Manning Marable died days before publication of Malcolm X biography

Republican National Committee suggests presidential debates could be way out of massive debt

War is Peace and other things

RALLY UP WISCONSIN! Madison Capitol Events - Sat. April 2 - Mon. Apr. 4

Paul Wellstone's words more relevant than ever.

Justice Prosser seals the deal (WI-Walker Repug poodle)....

First of the month, phone quit ringing, emails stopped

'Employees know they will “probably die” from their effort to fix leaks'

That Mad Men advertisement is really annoying.

NH House Leader D.J. Bettencourt Calls Bishop John McCormack A 'Pedophile Pimp' »

New poll numbers show support for unions over union-busting

Monsanto Uses Latest Food Crisis to Push Transgenic Corn in Mexico

University of Wisconsin’s Response to FOIA Request Emphasizes Importance of Academic Freedom

University of Wisconsin’s Response to FOIA Request Emphasizes Importance of Academic Freedom

Were in the Hell are the Jobs Ohio Republicans? WTF

March to Stop the Freeloaders

Federal judge dismisses free speech challenges to campaign funding: (WI)

Want a giggle?

Steve LErner's plan to make banksters feel some pain

Donald Trump: The Jamaica Jerkoff

The Kill Team

Protesters line Ohio Gov. Kasich's path in Mason

Next stop, TTC (Toronto Transit Commission) station sponsorships?

Holes on a Plane

Holes on a Plane

Jennifer Rubin (WAPO) says US Defense Budget is at "historic low" -- readers aren't buying it.

Americans Wrongly Estimate $178 Billion In Fed. Budget Goes To Public Broadcasting

Fighting rages in Ivory Coast with 800 dead in west

Fitting a greyhound in a bucket, yes it can be done.

Two (that's 2) nuclear sites in the U.S. are in compliance with federal fire regulations

Self-deleted by member

"The World Is A Battlefield" Jeremy Scahill: The Obama Doctrine Is No Different Than Bush's

Matt Tiabbi: Why is the Fed Bailing Out Qaddafi?

Maine Senate Republicans criticize LePage’s comments, actions in upcoming OpEd

People who use "tree hugger" as an insult - What do they hug?

Report: Vet on death bed ejected by Hampton VA

Where is the No Fly Zone now?

The Worst Idea In Washington (Californication) - Ezra Klein/WaPo

"17,000 kids in Africa, er I mean Washington DC"

FALSE:-Ad says JoAnne Kloppenburg jailed an 80-year-old farmer for refusing to plant native vegetati

April 4 ....... We Are One

Can you make a few calls today to help JoAnne Kloppenburg?

Okay for Michelle Rhee but bad for lowly teachers

"Out of Work? Your Resume Is No Good Here"

Revolution in the air -

Let's throw some gas on this fire! "Pastor who burned Koran demands retribution"

The Waukesha County (Wisconsin) Sheriff mis aking calls for Prosser???

The Waukesha County (Wisconsin) Sheriff mis aking calls for Prosser???

Woo Hoo! It's finally trickling down!

Ireland Forced Into New £21bn Bailout By Debt Crisis - GuardianUK

derp derp herp durr hurr "...increasingly messy..." derp derp durr hurr urrrr

Even gop-rag Wisconsin State Journal thinks Fitzgerald blew it.

Who Says It’s Not About Destroying Unions?

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In Libya, atrocities; in Yemen, "political challenges"

There are still a few good governors out there... like Mark Dayton.

Co-Morbid Capitalism

Guest Lineups For The Sunday News Shows

Nichols-In the Courts of Fitzwalkerstan: Apr 5 Judicial Election Could Renew Checks & Balances in WI

Don't let the title of this article fool you

CLASS WARFARE SCORECARD: Guess who's winning?

call into Wisconsin for Kloppenburg

What is AARP today?

Asheville NC lawmaker introduces medical marijuana bill

Don't forget Poland! - The storks, that is...

UNION FOREVER!

Video of 'Tsunami dog' rescued in Japan after 3 weeks at sea RT (VIDEO) awwww..

Tim Shriver's healthcare rant on Bill Maher's Overtime: MUST SEE stuff - video

Tim Shriver's healthcare rant on Bill Maher's Overtime: MUST SEE stuff - video

US pulling Tomahawk missiles out of Libya combat

Dog rescued three weeks after quake

Dog rescued three weeks after quake

~*URINE THERAPY* ~ WOW!

Callers Turn To 'Grandchildren' In Latest Scam

It is Inconsistent to Build Nuclear Power Plants While Claiming to "Keep America Safe"

Wisconsin: Does this sound like domestic terrorism?

Schmuck of the Month

Yale under federal investigation for alleged Title IX violation

Government IS the Problem

Government IS the Problem

Answers to the Friday Afternoon Challenge "Don't Mess with Me!"

What is your personal situation?

I have had enough of this bullshit. I'm sick and tired of adults who believe in Santa...

Florida GOP House whips out sweeping and contentious "election reform" bill

Citizenship Duties -- Greenwald

Ohanami (cherry blossom viewing parties) are cancelled this year.

Ohanami (cherry blossom viewing parties) are cancelled this year.

Resistance Promptly Underway to Ohio Republican Attack on Worker Rights

Koch-Funded Climate Skeptic's Own Data Confirms Warming

FL GOP bill would end state regulations at seaports

'Hundreds killed' in Cote d'Ivoire violence

California lawmakers fight over bill to teach students about gay people's contributions

Hundreds Turned Away At Free Cal Expo Health Clinic

'War for Libyan oil planned long ago, no one cares about people'-RT (VIDEO)

'War for Libyan oil planned long ago, no one cares about people'-RT (VIDEO)

Gov. Walker finally caves in to judge's order, for now at least.

Japanese Wonder Dog Survives Tsunami, High Seas

Deaths in Syria as protests continue

Connecticut man allegedly threatens legislator over ammo bill

Sudden Death Syndrome. Caused by genetically modified seeds & herbicides?

Yemen protesters clash with police

Johnson & Johnson's Quality Catastrophe

What Birthers Actually Believe

I Wonder How They're Gonna Fit It Into Yucca Mountain...

Truth About a False Choice

Fla. Senate panel diverts low-cost housing funds and ravages the Medically Needy program

Wingnut Pastors, Hate-Filled Soldiers, And A Scandal Greater Than Abu Ghraib - FDL/DerSpiegel

what if the head of Equality NH (a gay rights group) instead of the head of the GOP House had called

The show Shameless, currently airing on Showtime, is a well written, often hilarious and

Rolling Stone- The Kill Team

Rolling Stone- The Kill Team

Parent Says Public School Teacher is Forcing Religion on Daughter

Parent Says Public School Teacher is Forcing Religion on Daughter

Nothing to see here. Move along. (warning big pic)

House GOP Violates 72-Hour Pledge For Second Time

Radioactive water may have been leaking into Sea SINCE TSUNAMI/QUAKE

Caption this pic of Gov. Rick Scott

Comment about Rick Scott on the St. Pete Times website

Vermont Single-Payer Healthcare Bill Has Momentum

Vermont Single-Payer Healthcare Bill Has Momentum

could this be the world of tomorrow...?

"Just Who The Hell Do You Think You People Are? You Are Very, Very Dangerous People Indeed"

"Just Who The Hell Do You Think You People Are? You Are Very, Very Dangerous People Indeed"

"Just Who The Hell Do You Think You People Are? You Are Very, Very Dangerous People Indeed"

How Mass BitTorrent Lawsuits Turn Low-Budget Movies Into Big Bucks

Veal Appeal: Whitewashing of Health Care Reform Battle Continues

Should the United Nations have a standing military

It can't be gravedancing 'cause he ain't been tombstoned.

before and after pix from Japan

WTF is happening to this country? The Supreme Court Stands Tall for Misbehaving Prosecutors

Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Plant Hi-Res Photos (not a pretty sight)

Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Plant Hi-Res Photos (not a pretty sight)

AP: Iowa officials seize 17 abused pets

May 1st is Labor Day

House GOP discovers the joy of governing.

Black women using different sex partners to father multiple children.

Will the current craziness of Donald Trump help the re-election campaign of President Obama?

Illustrations from a 1972 research paper show ...the IPad???

Marvin Resnikoff: Fukushima 2.0 ("TEPCO is moving the disaster into uncharted waters")

it begins.....House GOP budget to call for big changes to Medicare, Medicaid

Senate Dems to GOP: Drop the Riders

Alert: 'Florida Taxpayer Opinion on the new 'Savings for Seniors Act'

NATO Airstrike Kills 13 Libya Rebels

Deadly protests against the burning of Stephen Hawking's book A Brief History of Time

Mind control experiment?

who you calling an addict?

Name.com responds to Godaddy Elephant slaughter

Dog rescued off tsunami-devastated coast

Glenn Beck dismisses Trump as a ‘showboat’ candidate

GOP calls for dramatic cuts to medicare and medicaid

Nuclear question....

Great & free movies (documentaries) online:

ABC - "Tea Party Hypocrisy? Some Lawmakers With Tea Party Ties Are on the Government Dole"

VIDEO: 'This Is Not America': SWAT Team Evicts Grandmother, Community Fights Back

Man Wrongly Convicted: Are Prosecutors Liable?

Meanwhile, 800 dead, and not a peep.

Minnesota GOP proposes bill to end school desegregation, Senator says desegregation "ruined" schools

Army group 'coming out of the atheist closet'

Deadly Protests for Koran Burning Reach Kandahar

Dear "Pastor" Jones:

GOPers Demand Sean Duffy Salary Tape Be Pulled From The Internet

SEC recommends action against bank over $200 million school investments

Mont. House backs state power over fed land bill (claiming fed. lands by eminent domain - ALEC bill)

Shifting the Balance of the Class War

This just in: Boehner Declared A Putz!

My silly prediction

Sunday Talk Shows, 60 Minutes:Sheila Bair-Foreclosure clean-up fund needed

Negotiation 101 for Dems: The Right Policies are the Right Politics

Obama, Meet Obama -- EJ Dionne

Genetically modified cows produce 'human' milk

Get our FREE guide to the new health law: What it means for you!

Unions & minorities in government jobs (Republican two-fer)

Southwest grounds 80 jets

Interesting thing about Terry Jones, the koran-burning preacher: born 1951 in Cape Girardeau MO.

Britons to David Cameron: Stop f**king with the NHS

Thousands attend 40th annual Hash Bash in Ann Arbor

How a big US bank laundered billions from Mexico's murderous drug gangs

WE ARE ONE! march in Fresno, CA 4/4 4:30-6:30pm City Hall

Truthout.org hacked earlier this week is offline now (hacked again?)

My first station video

Old professions making a comeback: Canning, pickling, cheese-making and more,

First SB5 Petition Signed (Ohio)

Just received in email: MONDAY IS GOING TO BE HUGE (from Move-on)

So, I've got a Really LAME problem - Advice, Please.

Thousands attend 40th annual Hash Bash in Ann Arbor

Time for Fair Share Politics-Turn out on April 4th!

Dead surprise found under deck (man was upset because he had children and pets who could be caught)

Remembering MLK and the rights of labor (Fox said MLK didn't care for labor last week)

New Kloppenburg ad running in Wisconsin

Can we at least agree on this? If you murder innocent people ...

2007 West Point Report: NE Libyans (eg. Benghazi) Highest Per Capita Foreign "Al-Qa’ida in Iraq"

Milwaukee Urinal / Sentinel endorses Prosser

Wisconsin teachers: 90 sick days a year?

Friendshipment Caravan to Cuba in July

The Militant: Join April 4 labor rallies!

Fed. lawsuit filed over Maine labor mural removal

Libyan rebels 'receiving covert training'

Does "freedom of speech" equate to "freedom from consequences"

Online petition for 500,000 signatures to ask Turkish PM to help save Iman

Sunday morning: Chuck Schumer and Paul Krugman on ABC, Norm Dicks on C-SPAN

Smile or Die

I need some love from my friends - the uninsured in Texas persist

Some Say Ohio House Speaker's Language Crossed Line

Glenn Beck: "Jesus is going to be right back. He just went to go get a sandwich and stuff."

‘No cop in the state’ would arrest WI Senate dems

Future jobs won’t support decent living standard: Report

You've got to have this bumber sticker! It's a no brainer!

DU this please -- US Constitution Center pits FDR against W, and W IS WINNING!

It doesn't matter that Scalia's son's firm reps wal-mart - Scalia would have ruled for Wal-mart anyw

As General Atomics levels a mountainside...

Mansion turned nightmare

Is it lawful to kill Gaddafi?

Anthony Weiner reads from "House Mouse, Senate Mouse"

Northern Ireland rocked as car bomb kills policeman

Unemployment for African-Americans Rises, Despite Job Growth

Drill baby drill, if you haven't seen what happened when a 14 inch drill bit met

Dear David

Remember the Union Label?

Honor Flight veteran Beveridge dies (5 battle stars & purple heart D-Day & Battle of the bulge)

Honor Flight veteran Beveridge dies (5 battle stars & purple heart D-Day & Battle of the bulge)

Penguin rescue operation under way after south Atlantic oil spill

If good people can shut down KKK rallies in their towns, can't we do this with the likes of Rev,

If you want to see why Jamaica is the sprint capital of the

A goddess revealed: Intimate portrait of Liz Taylor at 24 seen for the first time

ORGANIC FARMERS & SEED SELLERS SUE MONSANTO TO PROTECT THEMSELVES FROM PATENTS ON GENETICALLY MODIFI

Arizonans Be Fined for Leading Unhealthy Lives

Cell Phone Surveillance: Some Cell Phones Record Your Location Hundreds Of Times A Day

Ralph Steadman and the beer that outraged the US

ok, this is freakin' me out.............

How many of you live in red areas of extreme poverty?

Defending murderous acts committed by religious extemists

Ninety five ton Putzmeister 70Z flies first class to Japan to help in the nuclear accident response

Japanese Mayor Begs World For *HELP!* Citizens Face Starvation & Radiation

the mama Eagle is feeding the baby RIGHT NOW 8:10 pm EST

Boston Globe: It’s still oil and nuclear power for Obama

I bet there's pretty much no one who is a DU regular who will not

800 bodies found in Cote D'Ivoirian village

Strong quake strikes Crete

Millions of Not Quite Retireds just want jobs - people don't have enough money to retire anymore

Many restaurants expecting to raise prices

Is a no fly zone normally an offensive tool?

Obama must now explain why Jones will not be arrested

Obama must now explain why Jones will not be arrested

Wisconsin - Jon Erpenbach announces town hall meetings.

Good ole boy favoritism rears its ugly head in Florida -- again.

Holder's FBI harrassing Manning's friend's friends on the West Coast.

Concrete Pumping Robot at Fukushima

Concrete Pumping Robot at Fukushima

"I’m starting to doubt if Colbert is a real conservative or just an angry left-wing comedian"

I am firing Newsweek.

Anybody see Michael Moore on Joy Behar's show last night?

Northern Ireland Cop Just 3 Weeks on the Job, Aged 25, Killed by Booby-Trap Car Bomb...

Gov. Walker finally caves in to judge's order, for now at least.

Ohio House Passes ‘Nation’s Most Restrictive’ Voter ID Law That Would Curb Rights Of Almost 900,000

Ohio House Passes ‘Nation’s Most Restrictive’ Voter ID Law That Would Curb Rights Of Almost 900,000

"A society will be judged on the basis of how it treats its weakest members"

Journal Sentinel endorses Prosser despite his partisanship & need for anger-management classes

"Cheap-Labor Conservatives"

592 Dead Since "Surge"

Radiation Experts Determine 200,000 Cancers Likely from Fukushima

List of people killed in Bahrain since 14th February 2011 ( for anyone who cares)

And Terry Jones wins, by getting exactly what he wants.

So far this year a total of 1210 Chevy Volts have been sold

I'd Be Careful NOT To Piss Her Off...

Snookie gets 32K for telling Rutgers students to party harder

How do you cope when family members are married to right-wingers?

Afghan Youth Write Letter: "Please Stop Killing Us"

Key West Conchs give Gov. Rick Scott a (urine) sample of their love

Mine workers rally to protect bargaining rights

Changing Demographics… Mothers, children and multiple fathers.

People who make a living wage are over-income for food stamps

Detained by the police for a joke

Fukushima Watch, Week 3--Where Do You Stand Now?

Dr. Dre Beats the Cops in Michigan

First baby of three has hatched! Decorah Eagle webcam!

First baby of three has hatched! Decorah Eagle webcam!

Humanity should not tolerate industries wherein an accident can and has resulted in death for the...

I'm posting this again because it is just as true now as when I wrote it two years ago.

From MoveOn.Org - Monday will be HUUUUGE

'US orders media silence over Bahrain'

A question about 2012

Experts Reject Fox News' Claim That Drilling Can Solve Dependence On Foreign Oil

Boehner Porks Jesus

Eight ways Monsanto is destroying our health

MO state senator responds to criticism of his refusal to extend unemployment

Yoga halves irregular-heartbeat episodes: study

Beggar Thy Neighbor, Beggar Thyself

Shame on Michelle Rhee by Diane Ravitch

Middle Class Marching Toward Indentured Servitude Unless They Understand Who Is The Real Enemy

Middle Class Marching Toward Indentured Servitude Unless They Understand Who Is The Real Enemy

First Look: Surviving Straight Inc. more clips

First Look: Surviving Straight Inc. more clips

Radioactive water leaks (into the sea) from Japan nuclear plant

Toons of the week

Crews 'facing 100-year battle' at Fukushima

Crews 'facing 100-year battle' at Fukushima

FBI wants public help solving encrypted notes from murder mystery

I am retired now, I did not get my SS report this year.. and you know what

If you want to argue against book burnings, don't use the "Yell fire in theater" analogy

Activists Fight Back on Many Fronts

GOP Rep. Denny Rehberg: Pell Grants Are Becoming 'The Welfare Of The 21st Century'

Obama haunted by past declarations about Iraq war

What's the most segregated city in the country?

A couple of years of nothing, now TWICE in 3 days! (WOO WHO)

For 12-year old astrophysics prodigy, the sky’s the limit

Libyan Revolution Day 45 (rebels hit by NATO fire, Brega mostly retaken)

i have the right to say to my kids, from the littlest of age, they are a piece of worthless shit

Promise Broken

I offended two of my mother's friends last week

Pastor Jones: "We don't feel responsible."

Five myths about Muslims in America

Transocean hails ‘best year’ in safety, gives execs bonuses, despite Gulf spill

BreakingNews Power company reports 2 missing Fukushima nuclear plant workers found dead on site -

Is more radiation headed our way? Anyone able to read this graph?

Vitamins and controls at vitamin plants

Liberals Among Fiercest Libya Critics

Rick Scott gets "pink slip" reception during Springtime parade in Tallahassee today.

Deconstructing Nuclear Experts

Terry Jones: "I think free speech is really under attack at the moment"

Ronald Mc'Donald Hung Out To Dry - The Collapse of Globalization- By Chris Hedges

Ronald Mc'Donald Hung Out To Dry - The Collapse of Globalization- By Chris Hedges

Attempt To Pour Concrete On Fukushima Crack Generating 1 Sievert/Hour Fails-New Unmanned Drone Pics

Dear Africa! We will pull back/out as soon as the situation "stabilizes". Love, US

AMERICA --- Of the 1%, by the 1%, for the 1% --- By Joseph E. Stiglitz

Florida RW radio host may run for Congress. Famous words "if ballots don't work, bullets will."

Bob Graham: Florida — the sad state of our state

Cost of US 'free' trade: collapse of two centuries of broadly shared prosperity

Koran-burning preacher/operative Terry Jones' Maranantha connection

Many of us are pissed with Obama. But replace him with a Republican???

How many DUers would advocate backing down to Christian fanatics who threaten murder if their

Jimmy Carter, USN -- Nuclear Hero

"Why is the Fed Bailing Out Qaddafi?" (Fed Releases Info) Matt Taibbi

"Why is the Fed Bailing Out Qaddafi?" (Fed Releases Info) Matt Taibbi

Eating Less Meat to Cut CO2 Emissions

Exposed: The deal struck between the Obama administration and the House of Saud on Libya

Once again, President Obama uses the REPUBLICAN framing on an important issue.

I don't care what you think of President Obama.

Too Many Humans Are Too Darned Stupid: HOA Wants Kids Banned From Playing Outside

“Clearly we’re witnessing one of the greatest disasters in modern time.".

(4/2/11) HELP a DUer NOW: Hope + Love + Action = Wishadoo!

Paul Allen to Reroute Columbia River

NJHS Rejection

Has anyone ever tried one of those "Speed Mating" services?

MFM is happy - perhaps TOO happy - to do his part in monitoring his heart health at home

Stories From the Road: The Body

Happy Birthday, Bunny!

Happy Birthday, Bunny!

Maybe this will be the morning the cats take pity when I beg them for "just 5 more minutes".

The "mute button" is arguably the BEST TECHNOLOGY EVER!!!!

MiddleFingerMom plays strip poker. ... ... ... ... ... Y-E-A-H-H-H-H, BABY!!!!!

Post songs about getting a figuarative knife in the back.

new buddy pics

Teh Bible says:

I bumped into an old flame in an elevator tonight, and we hooked up again. Then we split up again.

Why did the narwhal cross the road?

45 years old.. and I'm still getting ziti. What. The. Hell?

DUPE - sorry n/t

Sad truck is sad.

i want one

A little Buddy Guy

60 things in 60 seconds your husband could do instead of watching TV:

My first station video

Seattle surgeon uses surgical robot to make a paper airplane

Beatles Fans: If the they had stayed together post Abbey Road, what would the next album be?

The transmission RIGHT after Neil Armstrong's famous, "One small step..." line from Apollo 11:

PHOTO: "Heeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeere's JOHNNY!"

Fun with Owls...yes, the most adorable owl ever

MFM just KNOWS what would happen after he DID pull his dream girl's finger. (DIALUP WARNING)

Fuzzy math

PHOTO: Jesse "Little Larry Sellers" Flanagan...still ****ing strangers in the ***, 13 years later

PHOTO: "The food's in here SOMEWHERE... a little to the left... no, MY left dammit..."

Article headline on CNN: "Can tequila make someone mean?"

Now, then! Who here is in an altered state?

OMFG!

Any bricklayers out there?

News Flash: Guess who's totally bombing on his opening night...

I hate that "Shocking Meat Video"

Saw "Insidious" tonight, it's a decent horror movie (Potential SPOILERS)

I think my yahoo email account has been hacked, so I am going to switch my email account.

peanut butter and what you got

I have reconsidered, and now welcome my Chinese Overlords.

Today's Final Four Thread

No doubt about it -- BFF:

Have you seen her pet art work?

MORE 'tangy squee:

You cannot rasists teh powerz

what to do what to do

SH10151

Songs performed by tools. Post 'em here! First up: Winger's "Seventeen."

Dialup warning- Four new works of Fractal Art for a Saturday Night

Nobody ever talks about the evils of catbreath.

I love my Grandma. But next time she's going to have to get professional movers.

Crowd boos Sheen during his 1st leg of stage tour

Crowd boos Sheen during his 1st leg of stage tour

looking for a funny/goofy gift....

LMAO ---- GO VCU!!!

i got the letter.

Clowns to the left of me, Jokers to the right - Stuck in

Cat v. Mac

Favorite films featuring voice-over narration

Wedding Shower Advice

"Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil" is on Dish 353.

taking suggestions

The best line of Roy Scheider (as Sheriff Brody) in the 1975 thriller "Paws"?

When elderly relatives refuse help....anybody had this problem?

speaking of animal rescues

I saw this advertisement in an airport I flew into a couple of months ago - surely we can improve it

Republican National Committee suggests presidential debates could be way out of massive debt

Colombia takes over UN Security Council presidency for April

New York’s High Court Attacks False Confessions

Defense rests in Cuban ex-CIA agent's perjury case

Protesters Scold Egypt’s Military Council (& Demand Mubarak Face Trial In Egypt)

Arizona lawmakers approve $1.1 billion in budget cuts

'Libyan rebels killed in NATO air strike'

Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Plant Hi-Res Photos

Spill damage trawl accidentally drowns dolphins

Nigeria postpones parliamentary elections to Monday

'Libyan rebels killed in NATO air strike'

Palestinians killed in Israeli air strike

Ohio's nature-preserves office might go extinct

Police officer injured after car bomb detonates in Omagh (Ireland)

Gov't focus on nuke crisis angers tsunami victims

Spain’s Zapatero Says He’ll Step Down Ahead of 2012 Election

CEO Mulally- Ford Jr pay jumped to 26 Million in 2010

Iraqi woman gives birth to quadruplets

A goddess revealed: Intimate portrait of Liz Taylor at 24 seen for the first time

Swaziland serial killer David Simelane faces hanging

State asks driller to use "best practices" to stem fires.

Fort Calhoun (nuclear plant) violations listed

The Beatles were the greatest Rock Band of all time

They took my shit!!! No, you don't understand... THEY TOOK MY SHIT!!!!!

Post a hard drinking song.

Judge rules for group touting anti-Islam ad on Metro buses

NATO aircraft evacuates wounded from Libya

Freedom clashes raise Syrian death toll to 75

Nation's most dangerous small city rehires police

Libyan rebels 'receiving covert training'

Libyan rebels say airstrike killed 13 of their own

UN envoy: UN workers killed running from bunker

Gunmen attack Mexican border bar with bullets and fire bombs, killing 5 people inside

Thousands attend 40th annual Hash Bash in Ann Arbor

Libya: Rebels 'Die In Western Air Strike'

Obama could launch re-elect campaign as early as Mon.

Romney comes for foreign policy, leaves defending Mass. health care

Judge Denies DNA Testing For Condemned Ohio Inmate

UN envoy: UN workers killed running from bunker

Job growth alters political playbook for Obama and his critics

China to shut nearly 50% of dairies after safety audit

Plane crash kills 4 at New Mexico airport

Libya mission: US eases off, Gadhafi holds on

Rep. Heinrich running for Senate

Turkish nuclear plans on Mediterranean raise fears (build a power plant near seismic fault line)

Poland urged to act over old property claims (made by families who lost property to Nazis & Soviets)

Federal lawsuit seeks return of mural to Labor Department

Gabrielle Giffords is now talking on phone, intern says

Thune: Washington should recalls US ambassador to Syria amid crackdown on pro-democracy effort

Japan Nuclear Plant Operator Says Finds Crack in Concrete Pit; Radioactive Water Leaking into Sea

Mexico: Thousands missing in drugs war says CNDH

Southwest grounds 81 planes

President Obama intervenes in budget standoff

Protesters demand Mubarak face trial in Egypt

Anti-protester fliers didn't come from us, Madison police say

New Hampshire congressman calls Catholic bishop a 'pedophile pimp'

Nine killed and 81 injured in Kandahar protest against US burning of Qur'an

Syria uprising: Dissidents seized from their homes (+Wounded & killed protesters are being vanished)

Police Officer Dies In Booby Trap Car Bomb (In Northern Ireland)

Missing workers found dead at Japan nuclear plant

High-end medical option prompts Medicare worries

Student violin recommendations

Ex-army general jailed over Argentinian torture camp crimes

Navy panel allows openly gay sailor to continue to serve

Obama reelection campaign expected to tap big-money donors

Obama reelection campaign expected to tap big-money donors

U.S. pastor says he will put Mohammed 'on trial' next (& plans protest outside biggest Mosque in US)

Obama condemns Koran burning 'bigotry' (& Afghan attacks)

Transocean Cites Safety in Bonuses

Dog rescued 3 weeks after being washed out to sea by tsunami

Two Well-Loved Dogs are Missing

‘No cop in the state’ would arrest WI Senate dems

CT State Rep. threatened by man who made Giffords reference

World Net Daily made, and paid for, ‘Obama affidavit’ story (Remember elections clerk, Tim Adams?)

So I was talking to my college buddy the other day

Dear Obama Bashers, he will win. He will win soundly. And deservedly so. It is reality time.

Investing in Reform: Strong Partnerships for Successful Students

Repukes want to cut social services??

Complaining and being cynical is not the solution

"Let them freeze in the dark"

Citizenship duties

America is Awake.... and Everybody Knows

America is Awake.... and Everybody Knows

Online petition for 500,000 signatures to ask Turkish PM to help save Iman

Fact Checker: President’s war authority

GOP to propose $1 trillion in Medicaid cuts

I can't wait until the Obama 2012 re-election campaign kicks off next week!

This is too good. Newt's big backer is a casino operator

Vocab word for the day: Regime.

I am still pumped from 2008 and now we're going into 2012!

Obama will win and win soundly. And deservedly so. It is reality time.

Meet Jim Messina, Obama's 'Enforcer' Against Progressives

Boehner delivers "gibberish" in Republicans' weekly address

I'll admit it... I *WANT* a shutdown

Who should Progressives be Vetting Now for a 2016 Presidential Run?

Why do you think President Obama will NOT be re-elected?

Obama 2012!

I'm sick of this shit: If not Obama 2012, WHO?????

Centrists Team Up for New Coalition

In November 2012, will you vote Obama or not vote Obama ( = help enable the teabagger agenda)?

how to piss in public during those long protest rallys or just driving thru a red state

NBC News, Special Report, Reagan Assassination Attempt (3/30/81)

Animated weather & ocean flow paterns from Japan

An very sad video about school bullying

Mad as Hell in America with Adam Klugman-David Swanson Interview

Mad as Hell in America with Adam Klugman-Lawrence Kaplan

Great video from Ireland: Stand Up! - Don't Stand for Homophobic Bullying

PETA's 'Laugh In' Parody

Rhee the Reformer

GREENPEACE Measures EXTREME RADIATION 40KM From Fukushima - Why No Evacuation?

Prosser refuses to investigate pedophile priest---Devastating New Ad Might Be Wisconsin Game Changer

What about us???

For fans of Carpenter's "The Thing", here's a story from the Thing's perspective.

Mad as Hell in America with Adam Klugman-Chris Hedges Interview

Japanese Coast Guard Rescue Dog From Floating Wreckage Of House

This belongs to you - For Now

Claudine Wilkins Chambers (We Are One Rally)

Fears Of Gaddafi Loyalists In Rebel Ranks

TDPS: Obama Libya speech double standard...when did Bush address criticisms like this? TRANSCRIPT

Rep. Kate Knuth 'baffled' by GOP 'flip' on clean energy

Cenk: Fox Rips Obama For Not Throwing First Pitch

MSNBC: Cenk on Wacky Republicans - Obama Private Army & Jobs Flip-Flop

"I advocate for the homeless but I'm actually homeless myself"

'War for Libyan oil planned long ago ...

Tool Time: 'Uterus' A Dirty Word??

Weekly Address: Gas Prices & Energy Security

Hole Rips Open Plane

Bill Maher - Gay marriage (4/1/2011)

The 10 Greatest Low Pass Flybys of All Time

April 6 Fukushima forecast shows Northwest US under threat (Norwegian Institute for Air Research)

See, I Told You So!

Jeremy Scahill: US wages covert war in Yemen

Symptoms of a Police State?

FUKUSHIMA LEVEL 8 NUCLEAR DISASTER (April 2)

French Nuclear Safety Authority cannot rule out moratorium on Flamanville reactor

Brazil banks sued for Amazon deforestation (BBC)

After Fires, PA State Govt. Requests Gas Drillers To Follow Best Practices - Voluntarily, Of Course

DOE- And Koch-Funded Non-Peer-Reviewed Climate Group Finds . . . Planet Warmed 0.7C Since 1957

The Dirty Truth Behind America's Obsession With Shrimp

World coal prices rise to record high

An employee’s guide to catabolic collapse

Over-reaction

TEPCO Press Release—Plant Status of Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station (as of 9:00 PM, April 2)

TEPCO Press Release (Apr 02,2011)—…Facilities…after Tohoku-Taiheiyou-Oki Earthquake…(as of 10:00PM)

Status of nuclear power plants in Fukushima as of 10:00, April 3nd (Estimated by JAIF)

Citizen Action in Japan Prevented Larger Plutonium Disaster at Fukushima

IAEA Briefing on Fukushima Nuclear Accident (2 April 2011, 12:00 UTC)

TEPCO Press Release (Apr 02,2011)—Out flow of fluid containing radioactive materials to the ocean…

Missouri Legislation Would Enforce Permanent Limits On Lawsuits Against Hog CAFOs

I keep thinking, "I wish 200,000 Germans had demanded the shutdown of their coal-fired generators"

Fukushima warning: US has 'utterly failed' to address risk of spent fuel

What do the National Academies of Science and Engineering say about our energy future?

Nuclear's green cheerleaders forget Chernobyl at our peril

Why people support nuclear power? The answer research provides is...

Opinion: Moral bankruptcy in Libya war = Foreign intervention, Magic realism

Men and cheating the taxman

How a big US bank laundered billions from Mexico's murderous drug gangs

Job Growth Alters Playbook for Obama and His Critics (NY Times)

Suspicions Confirmed: Tea Partiers Drinking 'Twisted Tea'

Glenn Greenwald Speech in SF,NM..WIKILEAKS.. Why I Support Them! It's about War & Power & Fear!

The Return of the Class System

Mad Men and Mad Women

Digging the Underground Press: 1960s alternative newspapers were the oxygen for era's movements

Winner-Take-All: How Washington Made the Rich Richer -- And Turned Its Back on the Middle Class

Barack Obama: Clean energy technologies ‘aren’t science fiction anymore’

One-Two Punch: Man Is Beaten In Anti-Gay Hate Crime and Also by America's Sick Health-Care System

The 'Junk Science' behind the Craigslist witchhunt

Libya Fallout: Why Iran, North Korea Now Less Likely To Drop Nuclear Ambitions

Yet another major report that provides a path to a 100% renewable energy future before mid-century.

Brazilian president's approval rate hits 73%

Chile says ready to continue dialogue with Bolivia on sea outlet

Defense rests in Cuban ex-CIA agent's perjury case

Friendshipment Caravan to Cuba in July

Colombia takes over UN Security Council presidency for April

AUC supported Uribe's 2002 campaign in south Colombia: ex-paramilitary

Colombia resumes imports of Venezuela fuel .

Indigenous group files 'genocide' suit

Ex-army general jailed over Argentinian torture camp crimes

Social conservatives have good day on TX House floor

Female student wins right to wear tuxedo to prom :-)

*LOL* saveshakasmart.com

Gloat Free Baseball Scores (Friday, April 1)

UK Fans camped out last night to line up to get in a bar.

Hands down funniest t-shirt "Whatcha talkin bout Bilas?" GO VCU!!!

Jalen Rose pulled off the air by ESPN for DUI controversy

Rox are ahead of the Lilliputians

Congratulations Uconn

A great run, underpants!!

UCONN!!

Butler/VCU Burning hot first half-- Butler up 1 @ 3:50

The Jack Rabbit Chess Report (April 2): Four-way tie ends Euro Championship

The Boston Bruins clinched the Northeast Division but keep their focus on the cup

We have another team to bitch at for lack of attendance. 9,853. Pitiful!

Olbermann busts cheating MFing Yankees

delete - dupe

I have had enough of this bullshit. I'm sick and tired of adults who believe in Santa...

Dionysus

Questions for DU Christians

Pastor had sex with teens to cure their homosexuality

LGBT Activists Should Know Friends From Foes

Palestinians killed in Israeli air strike

Gaza Militias Announce End Of Truce With Israel

7 Arabs injured in clash with Jewish soccer fans

Progressives Should Support Israel

Reconsidering the Goldstone Report on Israel and war crimes

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