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Archives: April 21, 2011

Recount Update - We Need Your Support~ Kloppenburg

San Francisco high school donates 500 school bags to Ishinomaki

So does Benton Harbor invalidate Godwin's Law yet?

Mobile eye clinic from Miami providing care to tsunami victims

Will Jerome Corsi promote his new Birther book by revisiting his friends on white supremacist radio?

Colombian soldiers indicted for 'false positives'

Montana AG investigating Greg Mortenson's Central Asia Institute: misuse of charitable funds

The Society of Professional Journalists' Code of Ethics

The next time someone asks for Obama's birth certificate ask them, "WHY"? eom

Greg Mortenson to be sued by tribesmen he said kidnapped him

Louis Farrakhan likes the Tea Party (but still doesn't like Jews)

Happy Anniversary! More than 3,200 Gulf wells unplugged, unprotected

International Physicians for the Prevention of Nuclear War Speak Out

Labor: Lavish CEO pay still rising

Japan declares 20km "no-go" zone around nuclear plant

Advocates question security after attack in Broward judge’s chambers

Foreign student exodus / At least 4,330 have left due to quake, nuclear fears

25 years ago: Soviet Union acceded to Libya bombing by US

12-year-old Michigan girl charged with attempted robbery, needed cash for family’s mortgage

12-year-old Michigan girl charged with attempted robbery, needed cash for family’s mortgage

Former colonial powers send military “advisers” to Libya

Big Pharma set to take over medical marijuana market

In the Arab World, Butch "Boyat" Girls Are Seen As Having a Medical Condition

Prediction Thread::: Trumpster will not be renewed by NBC..he will be unemployed and unloved...

Nora thinks Trump and the birther crap is entertaining

Walker Does it Again!! Cronyism like you've never seen it.

Would legalized gambling ease Japan's economic woes?

How You Can Have a Billion-Dollar Salary In America and Pay No Taxes

How You Can Have a Billion-Dollar Salary In America and Pay No Taxes

Serial Killer Who Tapes His Attacks Arrested In Illinois. Police Looking For More Victims

Hashmob in Toronto

Selling Out to Prove a Point: Morgan Spurlock on His New Film

Benton Harbor takeover tied to shoreline development

The New Corporate World Order: American Citizens Paying the Price for Tax-Dodging Companies

Luckovich toon- Ok, Who's thrilled about the republican candidates?

Map the Meal Gap

Police: Medical pot dispensaries seldom face violent crime

Which of the following best represents "America" to you?

Beverly Hills firm accused of human trafficking

Mayor-elect Rahm Emanuel budget team heavy on corporate executives

Standard and Poor on Riskiness of US Debt

Re: Social Security.......

Steve Leser on Ayn Rand and the Objectivist Hoax

Steve Leser on Ayn Rand and the Objectivist Hoax

Marathon legend Grete Waitz (won the NYC marathon record 9x)dead at 57

How quickly they forget (on purpose)

How quickly they forget (on purpose)

How quickly they forget (on purpose)

Corporate Coup d'etat article ~ Please read!

shocking headline: Poll Finds Lack of Passion for Republican Candidates

Excellent analysis from Gen. Clark, w Spitzer, re: Libya, video:

Conservatives just can't keep their big medieval mouthes shut (Canada)

ProCro, SoBro, FiDi, BoCoCa: A Lawmaker Says, ‘Enough’

Stoner (and hero of many on DU) who stabbed woman with pen after she asked him not to smoke speaks

Kyrgyz Parliament Expels 'Evil Spirits' (sacrificed seven sheep)

Portland Mailman Busted, Pooping in Yard

Vers la gauche in Quebec .........

Please sign this petition to save Jean Klock Park in Benton Harbor

Must See! Pastor Jack Schapp on women & their role!

Must See! Pastor Jack Schapp on women & their role!

6.3 shook Tokyo buildings.

Details emerge in case of subway smoker who stabbed rider in face with a pen

Luckovich 'toon: The potential GOP pres. candidates. Good one, Mike!

Why no streaming live webcam of the Fukusima Daiichi Nuclear Generating Station?

Question for Canadian DUers: Is the NDP's surge helping or hurting Stephen Harper in the election?

Eagle Feeding time

Pseudo-Agricultural Tax Breaks Save Money for Rich and Famous

Michael Kelly: Chernobyl's cost

OH NOooooooooooo: World Running Out Of Freedom Bombs

I'm convinced that FL is short for "FAIL!"

Last Supper 2012 - "Look At Me When I'm Talking To You" (Luckovich)

We are all his godesses now

Scott Walker hires another unqualified campaign worker

While you're sacrificing and cutting back, CEO pay rises by almost a quarter

Nissan to boost U.S. Leaf shipments after slow launch

On Cusp of Chicago Clean Power Vote, Six Arrested at Crawford Coal Plant

Lobbying Push Targets New House GOP Lawmakers On Debt Ceiling Vote

"If Dearborn practiced Shari'a law, would we have three adult entertainment bars.....?"

"If Dearborn practiced Shari'a law, would we have three adult entertainment bars.....?"

Gruesome crazy stuff in the news today. This one beats Helter Skelter.

How corporations avoid paying income taxes

Why doesn't anybody ask Ryan

You know personally I wouldn't care if the Corporations paid little to nothing in taxes.....

Oregon says no to condemned man's request to donate his organs after execution

Patchwork nation map

Patchwork nation map

Marijuana smoke odor in car not enough for police action?

Apple has least green data centres, Greenpeace says

Apple has least green data centres, Greenpeace says

Just got this in an email. Is this true?

Ex NM Gov POTHEAD Gary Johnson 2012 Presidential Campaign Launches

Once again, I can stop holding my breath.

Students defend male classmate - who wears heels to school

Carrying and Hiding Your Weed

D.Stockman, OMB Director, REAGAN ADM.: My party has amenesia.

Wisconsin - Walker breaks law to hire crony!!

Tracking File Found in iPhones

Numbers Racketeers: The Obama-Gates Scam on Military Spending Cuts

Donald Trump in the shower...

Earned Entitlements, Earned Entitlements, Earned Entitlements

Mitt Romney Haunted By Past Of Trying To Help Uninsured Sick People

Grist: You Don't Want to Watch This (factory farming brutality)

NH Senate passes right-to-work legislation 16-8

The Rude Pundit-BP Oil Spill One Year Later (Part 4): Two Photos That Tell You What You Need to Know

Speaking of secession

Please sign in support of raising taxes on the wealthiest. Color of Change petition.

Americans disagree on causes of global warming.

Supermarket planned for inner-city Milwaukee to include produce section

Groups sue feds over sea turtle habitat

The damage done to workers' rights, women, the poor, middle class and

iPhone and iPad with iOS 4 records your moves

OBAMA: You & I Need To Start "Paying A Little More In Taxes" - MR. ZUCKERBERG: "I'm Cool With That"

Pot poll

Largest Fossil Spider Found in Volcanic Ash - w/pic

Cross Purpose: Religious Right Lawyers Secularize Christian Symbol To Get Utah Case Before Supreme C

A lesson just as relevant now as when Michael Moore wrote it in 2003 . . .

If it is OK for a State government to establish a position that can overrule local government,

If it is OK for a State government to establish a position that can overrule local government,

White House Visitor Logs Leave Large Blanks

Convictions overturned against Girouard (Soldier charged with negligent homicide of Iraqi detainees)

Grass Roots! Milwaukee Urinal / Sentinel bloggers demand investigation of Fitzgerald family.

Now that that Homeland Security Color codes have gone away, I have to get rid of my duct tape

657 new islands discovered around the world

Royal Wedding

Humbly suggesting a new forum called "The Weed Patch."

Humbly suggesting a new forum called "The Weed Patch."

Thursday Toon roundup 5 Potpourri

Obama Continues to Hint That His Continuing Evolution on Gay Marriage Is Continuing

Allies Drawn In to Libya Conflict as Rebels Fail to Capitalize on NATO Aid

Another senseless murder. This one very premeditated.

Thursday Toon roundup 1 The republican circus

NYT: War in Libya Could Drag On: Military Analysts

Tribalism

Obama Calls Out 'Climate Change Deniers In Congress'

Sick grandma dropped in Arctic in botched rescue

In these times of deficit & spending reductions, should the Pentagon budget be sacred?

How stupid is the republican electorate?

Anyone else just see the ladies of The View pick Trump's bones clean?

Glenn Beck accuses Mike Huckabee of being liberal, Huckabee strikes back

Is Your Smartphone Listening?

Sen. Al Franken demands answers from Apple

Wisconsin - State Election Officials to Investigate despite Prosser's "frivilous" charge.

sorry...

It feels like the end of an era.

Trump: The Least Charitable Billionaire

I tend to agree with this: "We tend to overlook a basic rule --

He's back, Ohio- Blackwell Eyes Senate Run

Walker proposes ending County government in Milwaukee

Walker proposes ending County government in Milwaukee

The Annoying Hypocrisy Trope

Mexico prez trying to crush labor unions legally

House Democrat files suit forcing donor disclosure

A History of Donald Trump's Net Worth (1988-2011)

Thursday Toon roundup 2 Crisis, what crisis?

Your iPhone is secretly tracking you all the time

Is the World Too Big to Fail? The Contours of Global Order

Wisconsin - 5th Republican Recall submitted - Alberta Darling

David Bollier: What School Bus Advertising Says About Who We Are

When Al Franken was a rock & roll star...

Thursday Toon roundup 4 Trickling Down

radioactive water rising in tower 5 + 6; and radioactive fish

What Industry Doesn’t Want You To Know About Animal Factories

What Industry Doesn’t Want You To Know About Animal Factories

"I was just trying to light my blunt, and the b*tch wouldn't leave me alone, so I hit her"

Wis. Dems: We Will Challenge GOP 'Racket' Of Recall Signatures

14-year-old driver causes minivan rollover, killing 3

Secret memos expose link between oil firms and invasion of Iraq

The Hagiography of Paul Ryan

Need emissions expert on toxins in crematorium smoke

Making the rounds on Facebook...Ed Gein, Jeffrey Dahmer and Paul Ryan

In Silicon Valley, Investors Are Jockeying Like It's 1999

HELP! I need a tax chart

America's 10 Most Overpaid CEOs

Found! I think this is the Black that Trump was referring to

Meghan McCain-Trump Lovefest. He Loves Her Whole Family

Conservative activist: Net neutrality goes against God

Michigan's Emergency Manager Law

Anyone have info on birther Gary Kreep and/or United States Justice Foundation?

Lady Gaga approves Weird Al parody

VFP statement on Military Intervention in Libya

The BP Disaster: A War Against Forgetting

Gov Rick Perry (R-TX) declares "3 Days of Prayer for Rain in Texas".

Looking for: Secret emails about war for oil

Ratigan: Former NM Gov. Gary Johnson in the Regressive race for president

Hidden Handouts to Corporations Found in Walker’s Budget

The only Trump comparison I can think of

All that Arizona governin' sure builds up an appetite....

Beer

Democratic deficits are dangerous - Republican deficits are harmless...

RT and PressTV are no more biased than ABC, NBC, FOX or PBS

Diamond Don Trump runs a Pyramid Company (and other fabulous products!)

Reublicans and The Budget... They Never.....

Reflections on re-connecting with an old friend... a conservative.

Toyo Keizai Online - serious radioactive contamination levels beyond the 30km evacuation radius

Action Alert: Make the Rich Pay Too!

It's time to do something! Watch and make a difference!

Great program on greed coming on right now on History Channel.

Wierd Al / Lady Gaga song!

"Who??"

What ever happened to avian flu, swine flu, bed bugs, mad cow disease, West Nile Virus?

LIVE streaming of Quran-burning pastor Terry Jones's court hearing - 3pm EDT

County to fly Confederate flag at courthouse

Rep. Gary Ackerman on the GOP's (Tea Party) License Plate Slush Fund Agenda (& bill he's planning)

Recount Observers Needed in Wisconsin

Mike Huckabee to Glenn Beck: Don't call me progressive

Outsourcing Government / Business Partnerships

Boyfriend Watches His Girlfriend Murdered Live on Webcam

(Four) GOP Reps Host Town Halls On Budget, Get Yelled At

It is official: I'm never taking another class from the School of Business again.

American Airlines posts huge 1Q loss on fuel costs

American Airlines posts huge 1Q loss on fuel costs

"Capitalism has always carried within it the seeds of excess."

Cat swims New York Harbor (likely thrown into the water by weekend storm) - w/pic

Cat swims New York Harbor (likely thrown into the water by weekend storm) - w/pic

Cat swims New York Harbor (likely thrown into the water by weekend storm) - w/pic

Blown-out Bradford County well(Pa) 'stable but not killed'!

Jon Krakauer: Three Cups of Deceit (Greg Mortenson's story-telling)

Alabama Legislature apologizes to 91-year-old black woman for handling of 1944 rape

How Democrats and Republicans use the media (very differently)

Protesters at Obama fundraiser: "Free Bradley Manning"

Nantes vanishing: Leg found in search for French family

"vaccine manufacturers are not required to test the safety of vaccines given simultaneously"

Critics Blast Jindal's Hush-Hush Health Care Privatization Push

Eyewitness on blunt smoker stabbing woman on subway

Drilling Permits should not be issued unless the industry submits a worse case scenario battle plan

Plunge in border crossings leaves agents fighting boredom (not the onion)

iPhones Fuel Rise in Subway Theft

iPhones Fuel Rise in Subway Theft

Felon arrested on gun charge linked to taco stand protests

Politico just tweeted that John Ensign will be resigning his seat tomorrow (Friday).

Loss-hit Ishinomaki school opens (JAPAN)

Preachers to Trump: You’re a racist

Irrelevant but true:

BP Oil Spill Cleanup Workers: Gulf Coast Now More Toxic Than It Was One Year Ago

Terry Jones won't pay bond; jury to weigh protest

Robert Reich: EXTORTION POLITICS "In fact, it’s a giant game of highway chicken"

Birther Issue Hurting Republican Party?

When You Think of Ayn Rand think of her hero, William Hickman

When You Think of Ayn Rand think of her hero, William Hickman

Scrooge and the MI Budget - Lessenberry on the Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC)

Kloppenburg campaign needs recount observers.

Kloppenburg campaign needs recount observers.

Thursday Toon roundup 3: Medicare, etc.

Ensign's gonna resign...

OK Kids, You Are Grossly Obese, But At Least You Are Safe.

Human Rights Watch: "no evidence of mercenaries being used in eastern Libya"

Organic Farmers Sue Monsanto to Protect against Contamination

Organic Farmers Sue Monsanto to Protect against Contamination

In letter to Pastor Terry Jones, Dearborn mayor says city not ruled by Islamic law

MLB to take over Dodgers operations (Mets cash strapped too)

Tunisia rules that political parties must have equal number of male & female candidates in elections

Honest Corporate Logos

Did anyone see the HDnet World Report on...

Why gas is so expensive, when oil isn't

Why is speculating on a commodity like oil not the same thing

Rest in Peace Little Winston

President Obama failed to seek a declaration of war before ordering US attacks on Libya/The Nation

If you go to any town halls, find out how much your rep makes and throw the stupid

In AZ, MFM says, "They can have my open-carry weapon when they pry it from my cold, 'faced fingers."

When will we have a Democratic Party purge?

It is snowing in Vermont. Obviously this means

Apple Is Tech's 'Least Clean' Company: Greenpeace

From Johns Hopkins about Cancer.

Fascinating: "Open-Source Blueprint for Civilization"

Fascinating: "Open-Source Blueprint for Civilization"

The Middle East's oldest dictatorship

Medicaid recipients (2004) > 65 7.8%, Blind/disabled 22%, < 21 48%, White 41%, Black 22%, Latino 19%

This is pretty good...

A galactic rose highlights Hubble's 21st anniversary

Capitalism is failing the middle class, say capitalists

David Stockman: Deficit Reduction “Flimflam & Swindle,” Taxes Must Rise

Bwaaaaaaaaaaaaa hahahahahaha Copa del Rey football trophy run over by bus in Madrid

Earth Day is coming - 2010 the hottest year ever. Do something.

AZ: Brewer vetoes Birther and Guns on Campus bills. Dare I say she isn't as bad as I thought...

CNN: Ensign announced today that he will resign May 3rd

Manning Protesters Sing to Obama: "We Paid Our Dues; Where's our Change"/Video

Rush Limbaugh explains away (runs away from) iPhone story from the previous day & implicates Al Gore

Gary Johnson announces presidential run (For GOP)

The Corporate State in quotes.......

Earth Day - FREE coffee at Starbucks tomorrow

How To Disable Your iPhone's Creepy Tracking Feature - MSNBC

Clinton's global initiative is going to fugg up those ReTHUGS at

The Poor. America's hidden country.

Search for missing teenager, Phylicia Barnes ended today, not well.

LOL !!!

Japanese music fans need the shows to go on

Turner Classic Movies channel is airing a tribute to Sidney Lumet tonight

What do you do if your insurance company denies a procedure?

Paging Sharron Angle! Sharron Angle to the stage please...

The Tea Party Terror movement is dead.

This ad cracked me up, series!!11!!1!! pot meet kettle

Koch Brothers ...Tell... Employees How to Vote

Pot vs Alcohol

Should Kate vow to 'obey'?

Our FRiends call for God's Blessing during Holy Week...

Alabama nears final approval of immigration crackdown

Fuck it.

A remedial history lesson for the Obama bashers

Am I missing something on the iphone issue?

Florida Pastor Sits Down With Dearborn Imam - LIVE streaming - 10:30pm EDT

Top story on CBS San Francisco at 6pm: $6 gas this summer

A soil crisis in the offing?

Get it off!

U.S. drone strike kills five in Pakistan N.Waziristan

Ensign is resigning??? I just now got internet back at work and totally

MSNBC: Senate Ethics Committee voted (in secret) to proceed with Public Hearings on Ensign

If You Missed This... Factory Farms: What You Need to Know About Minnesota's Anti-Whistleblower Bill

NASA accused of promoting gay climate change agenda

Russell Pearce (AZ Senate President nazi coddler crook) gets testy with reporter re production of

Even sperm delivery is eco-friendly in Denmark

Trump: "I'm worth whatever I feel", boasting about his wealth everywhere

Weigh in on new Federal policy on the oceans.

Protesters draw Obama’s attention to Bradley Manning — in song

The Senate was going to kick Ensign out?

Got home, fell asleep, and we gained one in the Senate?

WI Elections - Paper ballots & chain of custody - Kevin Kennedy

Baby in iconic tsunami photo safe with parents (JAPAN)

Breaking, on MSNBC: Seattle Times reporting federal hate crime charge against white supremacist

Do you take public transportation for your commute?

Is it wrong to teach liberalism as the correct ideology?

Oh... The DU Hilarity, Bwahahahahahaha...

Oh... The DU Hilarity, Bwahahahahahaha...

Oh... The DU Hilarity, Bwahahahahahaha...

One time I saw a guy pissing on the tracks

Kyrgyz MPs sacrifice rams to banish "evil spirits"

Mandatory Thursday Malloy Truthseekers check in!!

Ed's going to have more on the GOP buying recall signatures with booze in Wisconsin

John Ensign: "Resigning would be admitting guilt..."

Egypt ex-energy minister detained for questioning on Israel gas deal

Texa Gov. Rick Perry begs for more federal aid, asks state residents to pray

Rachel is carving Ensign like

Salon - "The great GOP tax cut fantasy"

The Republican nightmare for America: "Beyond the Welfare State"

Big Pharma set to take over medical marijuana market

Fracking Blowout Causes Massive Spill in Pennsylvania

Feds: 3 execs of Chuy's hired border crossers illegally

Houston Police Dept. plans extensive layoffs, KHOU report says

What is an Obama Basher?

Another quiz: who said this?

Free trade then - free trade now.

Free trade then - free trade now.

Shouldn't the Anti-Marijuana types admit they're going to lose this battle?

Just in case you need some more motivation to help your fellow man.

Kia to begin making Optima sedan at Georgia plant

This should be tattooed backwards on the foreheads of the

Suppose you work for a Koch Bros. Industry...and...

Kloppenburg alleges Prosser had a one-on-one meeting with ..Walker on the day after the election...

Drone attacks in Libya: A mistake

Did Michael Steele on the ED show claim

Mitt Romney Haunted By Past Of Trying To Help Uninsured Sick People

I can't believe I ever thought Dennis Miller was either smart or funny

Startling Statistics - Post these graphs everywhere.

The Curious Republican Definition of “Small Business”

Photo of the day (JAPAN)

Would you like to see an end to Fox News?

You do realize that Trump is nothing more than a non-entity for the 2012 election

You do realize that Trump is nothing more than a non-entity for the 2012 election

Stop the presses! A photogenic blond white girl is missing!

U.S. Flying Armed Drones Over Libya: Sec. Gates announces

Student gives teacher some of her mom's weed

WTF WI GOP Petitioner holds "Shots for Signatures" at bar (CAUGHT ON TAPE)

walking the dog this morning

Would you support an increase in soft drink sales taxes to decrease sales taxes on other groceries?

The 4/20 Weed Cloud That Ate Boulder, CO

Yadayadayada: Trump blasts Seinfeld pullout

Looking for some information on a college...does anyone know anything

Failure across a dimensional level

To all of my loving friends

More Republican Congressmen Face Town Hall Backlash Over Tax Breaks For Wealthy And Medicare Privati

Which Republican candidate would be the strongest contender in 2012?

Michael Steele is a mealy mouthed weasel

Hmmm... What's This? Wisconsin Agency Sues Over Supreme Court Election Recount

Three pug candidates by Stephanie Miller "I quit, I'm Mitt and I'm full of "

What Will Happen If Gay Marriage Is Legalized?

(Wis.) Deal reached for hand recount in 31 counties for Kloppenburg Prosser race.

Early 2012 Electoral Map from Larry Sabato

9/11 Responders To Be Warned They Will Be Screened By FBI's Terrorism Watch List

Why is nobody stating the obvious when it comes to sleeping air traffic controllers?

Slavery comes to TX, MS, HI and WA

What financial struggle? WALL STREET has the best year in last THREE!

Customer Catches Best Buy Breaking Law, Gets Banned From Store

Customer Catches Best Buy Breaking Law, Gets Banned From Store

GAB: Partial Hand Recount in Waukesha County, Wisconsin Supreme Court Race

Self-righteous smoker stabs person in face when reminded of the law

Agreement between Congress and the White House to virtually eliminate money for high-speed rail

What Jan Brewer DID sign:

Florida GOP Legislature pursuing clampdown on voting rights (WAKE UP, FLORIDA)

Borders Long Beach CA closed on Thursday... and my daughter still doesn't have her final paycheck!

What!!! BP is getting a $13 Billion tax credit for destroying the GOM?

Unhinged: Trump slams Jerry Seinfeld and singer Rihanna!

Unhinged: Trump slams Jerry Seinfeld and singer Rihanna!

Ion Sancho, Elections Supervisor of Leon County FL, criticizes new voter-suppression bills from ALEC

GOP Claim That Tax Cuts Raise Revenues Rated ‘False’ - RawStory

GOP Claim That Tax Cuts Raise Revenues Rated ‘False’ - RawStory

I'd Like To Remind Everybody That The Bowles-Simpson Commission Never...

"Financial Martial Law" should be the most-discussed topic here.

New Poll Concludes the Majority of Republicans are Birthers

Keeping Calif. high-speed rail plan on track

Radiation levels of several dozens of sieverts possible near No. 2 reactor + much more

"Ayn Rand was a wellfare queen"

Let UK, France, and Italy deal with Libya, Obama needs to not get us involved there.

Obama heckled at fundraiser by Bradley Manning supporters

What If the Banksters KNEW That They Were Creating a Bubble Economy That Would End in Recession?

Toppenish teen fakes pregnancy as school project

CEO charged in huge human trafficking case, big GOP donor,already fighting deportation to Israel

14 year old tea partier reacts to Wisc hecklers

The mystic stone at tsunami tide's highest point...

The mystic stone at tsunami tide's highest point...

The mystic stone at tsunami tide's highest point...

Manny Goldstein - enjoy your 15 minutes of fame! Thom Hartmann discussing your thread on his show!!

Speaking of the 'coming' Apocalypse, I was listening to an old Jean Shepherd

Scott Walker Turned Wisconsin Blue Again !!

Wisconsin GAB prepares to DESTROY EVIDENCE before the recount. What???

CEO kills 8 people, destroys 38 homes, and is awarded $35 million

Not blonde, not white, not straight. Not living. Not newsworthy.

What just happened?

New Democratic Party is surging in Quebec and parts of Canada.

I'm sick of supply-side econmics. Let's try demand-side.

U.S. To Fly Armed Drones Over Libya

Kohler's lux toilet is $6,390

Libyan Revolution Day 64

Obama to supporters: I understand your frustration

The work of Chris Hondros

Hitchens unimpressed by royal wedding or monarchy.

What Bridges Are Crumbling?: Find out what bridges are "structurally deficient" where you live!

If you do not believe in these things, you are NOT a Democrat

So is anyone keeping an eye on these 5/21/11 apocalypse nutters?

Haunting Iraq War Photo was the Work of Photojournalist Chris Hondros Killed in Libya

Sick grandma dropped in Arctic Sea for 8 minutes in botched rescue from cruise ship

Famous photo taken by Chris Hondros - the journalist who killed this week

Tell Obama, Senate: We Need Fair Budget, Not Robin Hood in Reverse

Madelyn Pugh Davis, Writer for ‘I Love Lucy,’ Dies at 90

Advertisers boycott Wonkette over Trig Palin post

Pot is not the Olive Garden of drugs. Pot is not the soda of the poor.

"I'm Outraged" ...

"I'm Outraged" ...

While we were out: Bahrain's secret terror

The War in Libya: Race, "Humanitarianism," and the Media by Maximilian Forte

UK woman dropped into sea in botched cruise rescue

<<<<< April Photo Contest Preliminaries >>>>> Theme: "Negative Space" Poll 1

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<<<<< April Photo Contest Preliminaries >>>>> Theme: "Negative Space" Poll 2

<<<<< April Photo Contest Preliminaries >>>>> Theme: "Negative Space" Poll 2

Parents' blog shows how Eli Broad alumni are changing our schools drastically, shows their failings.

Report Exposes DeVos/Koch/Scaife Plot To Destroy Public Education

The Mad Genius of Donald Trump

Rick Ungar, Forbes: "What Is Walker Not Telling Us?" - 2009 VIDEO: Walker: "eliminate county govt"

US farm companies charged with human trafficking

I finally paid over $4 a gallon for gas.

The budget battle is growing ever more desperate for the poor!! Please help by

Is Gold A Good Buy At $1,500 An Ounce?

Beyond ForeclosureGate - It Gets Uglier - Michael Collins/TheEconomicPopulist

Where is your dog now?

The International Space Station will be the second brightest object in the night sky

Do you know anyone who refers to other people by their eccentricity?

Fiona Apple is the shit

OK, folks, Scarlett O'Hara DID NOT SAY "As God is my witness, I will never wear pants again."

God what a mess

Do you know anyone who refers to other people by their electricity?

Misery "loves" company.

The most anxiously-awaited flip-side album sequel in recorded history:

MiddleFingerMom -- Call him when your so-called "Revolution" is ready for its leader.

Carrying and Hiding Your Weed

Gear heads, enjoy!

Ain't no pain on the Blue Train... Blue Train... Blue Train... Blue Train... Blue Train...

Why there are no nerd heroes in real life:

Royal Wedding

self delete

Help settle a bet.

LOL.

Finally saw the movie "Milk".

Q: A police-car parks in front of a drug-dealing neighbor's house...

OK, the "mayhem" guy on the Allstate commercials is hilarious.

delete me

PHOTO: In his early college days, MiddleFingerMom's lucky t-shirt became legendary at Delta House...

Marillion, "Neverland" live 2007

Epic version of "The Weight"

Silver State Hospitality

"The Sopranos" or "The Wire"?

Little Feat w/ Emmylou Harris, Bonnie Raitt, Jesse Winchester - "Dixie Chicken," Midnight Special 77

MiddleFingerMom wants you to bear him a child. (If no takers, can he just BORROW one of yours?)

this is both awesome and sad at the same time

Grateful Dead, Shoreline Amphitheatre 06/21/89..."The Other One"

Wanna See A Huge Jelly Fish

Last rites: KK Downing quits Judas Priest just before farewell tour

Buck Owens - "Kickin' In"

Poll: Have you clicked on this thread yet?

Raw, uninhibited, nihilistic, passionate sex...and the accordion. Can't have one without the other.

Holy Thursday

A Divine Image

The Edge

House Of Mirrors

Has anyone else seen this ad?

Communication

Job advice please! More money in a not so great town or less in a better town?

I don't recall why this picture is in my Photobucket account

Yet another pot poll!

Should I just buy a new belt, or should I buy new pants too?

Suggest ways that the final two films of the "Atlas Shrugged" trilogy could be improved.

Turner Classic Movies channel is airing a tribute to Sidney Lumet tonight

Turner Classic Movies channel is airing a tribute to Sidney Lumet tonight

The cowboys on Kali's ranch like to put on old-fashioned "Chickenfight Exhibitions" for the locals.

A mnemonic you NEVER forget:

One medium bill/Two humongous balls:

Pot vs Alcohol

Cat swims New York Harbor (likely thrown into the water by weekend storm) - w/pic

Cross posting from GD, looking for some info....

Cats: Ignoring the Laws of Physics on a Daily Basis

You may have seen the report on Fox News about the day MFM forgot to change out of his pajamas.

There's a new Simon's Cat episode!

Practical Tip #37 for Kali and her Dial-Up:

God reschedules end of the world

Crappy Birthday

Dear God,

Not good with photo editing....anyone want to help?

Aaoorwrr!! Owrrr.. Araarraarrr!

Tell me about your secret, hopeless pet project to make the world a better place.

Ok, does anyonme know where I can get my hands on some nuclear lauch codes?

Ever had one of these days.

Irrelevant but true:

Good Friday

Going to France tomorrow. Am I pumped!

Wildlife at Risk Face Long Line at U.S. Agency

They're remaking "Total Recall"?

Haaretz WikiLeaks exclusive / Chinese company selling nuclear equipment to Iran

Eaglets ... ok, we were warned

Libya: Attacks On Misrata 'May Be War Crimes' (UN Commissioner For Human Rights)

Netanyahu Invitation Puts Obama on Spot on Peace Plan

Colombian soldiers indicted for 'false positives'

Labor: Lavish CEO pay still rising

iPhone keeps record of everywhere you go

Argentina orders intense search for missing witness to bishop’s death during dictatorship

Rest in Peace Little Winston

Major fracking spill happening now in Pennsylvania

well tomorrow is the annual guys day trout fishing day

Fracking Blowout Causes Massive Spill in Pennsylvania

Big bomb found near Indonesia church; 19 arrested

Unemployment Insurance Weekly Claims Report (04/21/2011)

UK software firm seeks naturists to work in nude office

BP sues rig owner for $40 bil; blames it for Gulf disaster

Six weeks before hurricane season starts, forecasters monitoring system in Atlantic

National Latino Museum Plan Faces Fight

A scene from Battlestar Gallactica: people lining up and frowning.

Well, we're going to be dyeing our easter eggs today.....

Radiation levels of several dozens of FULL sieverts possible near No. 2 reactor + much more

The Ultimate TV Theme Poll

Rob Lowe on the cover of Vanity Fair - my wife seems to like this

GE profit soars 77% in first quarter; shares gain

Idaho governor blocks federal health care reform law

Woman sues Target over debt collection (Seeks class action-using false affidavits)

Head of OC GOP says email sender should resign

Ex-N.M. governor Gary Johnson announces for president

Final results: Pop star declared Haitian president

GOP Talks Deficit Reduction, But Top Republican Would Spend $270 Million On Art

Van Hollen files challenge to FEC rules on election spending

Apple Is Tech's 'Least Clean' Company: Greenpeace

Groups sue feds over sea turtle habitat

TEPCO estimates 520-ton radioactive water into sea

BP hits Halliburton in latest oil spill claim

Angry Birds meets Star Wars....

For those who have teenagers, what age did you allow them to be on facebook?

Japan Earthquake Today: 6.3 Magnitude Temblor Hits Off Coast

"Torture" is the word for today. Modify a thread title to include "torture".

657 new islands discovered around the world

Karachi blast kills 13, injures 35

Toyota recalls 2007-08 RAV4s, 2008 Highlanders for air bag defect

Obama pokes fun at Zuckerberg

Obama Calls Out 'Climate Change Deniers In Congress'

Sick grandma dropped in Arctic in botched rescue

NFL, Locked-out Players Wrap Up Talks for Now

Most Americans can't name a single 2012 GOP presidential candidate, Donald Trump most visible: poll

Nantes vanishing: Leg found in search for French family

(Jerry) Brown cracks down on cash advances left uncollected

Earth may have more Crude Oil than we can imagine

Group submits third recall for state Democrat

Baby Joseph returns to Canada

I received the hand drawn originals of these two pics in the mail today.

Conservative group submits second recall petition of Wisconsin Democratic Senator

Gary Johnson 2012 Presidential Campaign Launches

Bratz doll maker MGA wins court battle with Mattel

Best TV or Movie Dentist.

Switch to cheaper meds could jeopardize mental health of inmates, critics say

Federal agency accuses Beverly Hills company of trafficking Thai farmworkers

Colombian citizens continue to be victims of demobilized AUC: OAS

Prenatal pesticide exposure linked with lower IQ

Army making up for slights to Oregon National Guard soldiers

Libya: (Thousands Of) Mountain Villagers Facing "Starvation"

High gasoline prices prompt Justice Department to eye energy industry

iPhones Fuel Rise in Subway Theft

Kingsford Man Accused of Plotting to Blow Up McNamara (Federal) Building

Some Good Friday Music

NM ex-gov. announces 2012 presidential bid in NH

China to cut tax for low earners to boost stability

Russian software tycoon Kaspersky's son 'missing'

Why do I torture myself with Salt & Vineger potato chips

MLB to take over Dodgers operations (Mets cash strapped too)

Montana judge rules against gay couples seeking rights

Bring me da buttah.

Should Kate vow to 'obey'?

Gates: US to use Predator drones in Libya

JOHN ENSIGN TO RESIGN, HELLER LIKELY REPLACEMENT

JOHN ENSIGN TO RESIGN, HELLER LIKELY REPLACEMENT

Become a citizen at boot camp: Army's new deal

ABC News apologizes to Crenshaw Christian Center founder for misleading video

BFD... that's not even 70 mph.

British tourist saves toddler in four-story fall

PG&E's top exec resigns ($34.7M retirement package)

Five accused of luring Florida teen to his death

Sonoma County Vintner Jess Jackson Dies at 81

Nuclear dilemma: Adequate insurance too expensive

New York man convicted in Veterans contract scam

Witness to Bishop’s Death Freed in Argentina

Google’s Android Faces More App Attacks in New Security Frontier

Tunisian gender-parity 'revolution' hailed

No deal on raising debt ceiling

London trader faces Interpol over Greek debt email

Righthaven Gets Punked By Invalid Whois

Senators pass right-to-work proposal 16-8

Gold roars to all-time high for fifth straight session

Obama administration eyes energy markets for fraud

Amazon failure takes down sites across Internet

Mexico wants to sue U.S. gun makers

New guidelines issued for travel to Cuba

After 67 years, Ala. lawmakers apologize to woman

Judge orders Terry Jones to post bond for protest

Japan seals off no-go zone around nuclear plant

STOCK MARKET WATCH, Thursday, April 21, 2011

Ugandan Food Protests Grow Violent

U.S. to supply Pakistan with 85 mini-drones

Would the roof of a modern car hold up if an adult climbed on top of one?

Turkish Kurds welcome poll decision

Ensign to Resign

Public strongly supports Obama’s deficit policies, but disapproves of his handling of issue, anyway

Obama OKs use of armed drone aircraft in Libya

Report on Sheriff Arpaio's top aides subpoenaed by fed

Libya: Col Gaddafi 'has spent £2.1m ($3.5m) on mercenaries'

Operation Mad Dog is a go

Canadian law bans tweeting or Facebook posts about election results

9/11 Responders To Be Warned They Will Be Screened By FBI's Terrorism Watch List (EXCLUSIVE)

Al Franken To Steve Jobs On iPhone Tracking: I Want Answers

0RPHAN TEARS featuring Wax

ACLU defends New York students suspended for protesting budget cuts

CDC Predicts Smoking Bans in Every State by 2020

Protesters at Obama fundraiser: "Free Bradley Manning"

Army, Navy add citizenship option to boot camp

Foreign Aid budget hit hard

Should We Take Any of This Seriously?

SUPREME COURT NOTEBOOK: Kagan Absences No Big Deal

Obama pens "Time 100" entry for Gabrielle Giffords

Does anyone know if there's a live stream for Obama's fundraiser in CA starting now?

What Health Insurance Does Cover, and Doesn’t

Obama speaking now in Nevada Town Hall Event

Krugman: Choices Must Be Made

Robert Reich: Beware the “Middle Ground” of the Great Budget Debate

PolitiFact acknowledges GOP proposal would end Medicare 'as we know it'

The Obama Adm. are on list 100th Influential people by Time

Ensign will resign his seat tomorrow. Gov. to install Heller, setting up special election for NV-2.

This is why Republicans like Donald Trump have a venue for their idiocy.

A graphic reminder of U.S. deficits

"...they don't believe in the federal government....So, why would anyone put them in charge of it?"

Wis. Dems: We Will Challenge GOP 'Racket' Of Recall Signatures

Obama Makes It Plain At Facebook Townhall

(Yawn) New Poll: Obama and Romney neck-and-neck

TWO THINGS that bother me about this 'government'

Free parking for Tea Party?

Heh. The Yellow Haired One tired of people asking him about the birth certificate.

Obama: 'Change Turned Out to Be a Lot Tougher Than Expected'

Hey Big Ed, WAKE UP ! Fuck Trump ! Obama/DEMS have already created jobs and have a plan for more.

Obama says new task force will examine gas prices

Obama in FULL COURT PRESS...able to shoot 3 pointers in a single bound

Frank Schaeffer: Obama Is Now and Will Be a Great President

Most effective Obama protests have happened at fundraisers

How do all the DU Big Ed fans....

First Prez to ever have a personal relationship to federal student loans and financial aid

Trump China Talk...."I know how to talk to them"....China Response: Gonna use FishMonger Wife ...

The English Defence League´s finest

Draconian Michigan Bill Promoted by Major Corporations

Obama Heckled at Fundraiser by Bradley Manning Supporters

Bachmann Concedes To Birther Issue "It's Settled"

X-post: Another call to contact congress about the budget crisis and its affect on the poorest of us

'The Greatest Movie Ever Sold' Trailer

Thom Hartmann: Largest wild salmon fishery wiped out corporate greed?

Thom Hartmann: Debt - Am I Going to Have to Kill You?

Burned voting Machines, SKETCHY?

1 Yr. Later: BP Buying Republicans

Thom Hartmann: It's a bird, it's a plane, no it's...someone without a job?

Smart Remarks: Feel the Trump-mentum!

MSNBC w/ Cenk: Con Job - Texas Gov. Wants $ For Wildfires

Steve Leser on Ayn Rand and the Objectivist Hoax

Thom Hartmann: Is a new ''cyber ID'' proposal a slippery slope?

TDPS: Republicans set to go after contraception and THE PILL next...yes, the pill - TRANSCRIPT

Grating, Creepy, Restraining Order-Worthy Vid by Bachmann-Obsessed Weenie Toot Sweet

"Our country is not going to survive if we continue this War on Men!"

Greg Mortenson's first global TV appearance on CNNi - July 2003

Young Turks: iPhone Users Being Tracked

The Funniest Fox News Promo Ever

Arnie Gundersen + Dr. Steven Wing: Is there a safe amount of radiation?

Is Andrew Breitbart Hallucinating?

Rachel Maddow on Tea party weakness, Democratic base strength

Papantonio: Pap Attacks Fox News Over Flat Tax Lies

AJE: The deteriorating humanitarian crisis in Misurata

Cutting Sales Tax on TN Groceries by Taxing Bottled Sugary Beverages: HB0537

Now I know who Sarah Palin reminds me of . . . .

GRITtv: Maude Barlow: Abusing Nature Hurts People, Most Poor

FreshJuiceParty.com - Where's Our Change Video

Riki Ott on BP's Oil Disaster: "We need to bring this back in the news."

Hotspots with Max Keiser - Ireland (1/2)

Bradley Manning's Father Breaks His Silence

Glenn Beck To Host Game Show for Morons

Young Turks: Abstinence Underwear?

NEW VIDEO FOUND: Scott Walker In 2009: We Have To Look At ‘ELIMINATING County Government’

Riki Ott on BP's Oil Disaster: "Let's help these people."

Donald Trump says he'll reveal 'interesting things' on Obama

Did FBI Target Wrong Man As Anthrax Killer?

Animation of the future construction of the arch that will encase Chernobyl

Work 'Til We Die

Work 'Til We Die

Lance Wallnau: Satan Hand Picks Our Government Leaders (Seven Mountains Dominionism)

Morgan Spurlock: The greatest TED Talk ever sold

U.S. Engineers Cite Lengthy Cleanup in Japan

Lifting the Veil: Obama and the Failure of Capitalist Democracy

Workers at nuke plant complain about handling of radiation exposure data (Japan)

NRG ends project to build new nuclear reactors (Texas)

Drought Monitor 19 April - Slight Relief S. OK - Dallas; Extreme (D3) Spreads To CO, KS, Northern TX

The Nuclear Renaissance: Still Dead

Does Moore's law apply to solar cells? SA Guest Blog

Federal Court Mulls Safety of New Jersey's Oyster Creek Nuclear Plant

Record number of right whales in Cape (Cod) waters

Japan Declares Exclusion Zone Around Nuclear Plant

Radiation Over 100 Microsieverts (per hour) Detected 2-3 Km From Troubled Plant (last month)

Over Six Years, Arctic Ice (Ex. Greenland) Lost Enough Volume To Nearly Fill Lake Erie

W. Switzerland's Drought As Bad As 1921, 1884 Episodes - Fish Being Transferred From Drying River

Woods Hole Hectare-Scale Map Establishes 2000 Baseline For Woody Biomass, Carbon Across U.S.

Somalia - "Worst Drought In A Lifetime" - NGOs Water Efforts Run Dry As Residents Eat Cattle Food

What A Surprise - Pickens Defends Safety Of Natural Gas Fracking

Laser Sparks Revolution in Internal Combustion Engines

New York to curb dirty heat, use landfills for solar

U.S. Department of Interior approves Cape Wind's Construction and Operation Plan

Big Finance Is a Monster That's Consuming Our Economic Security

Ocean Power Technologies Awards Wave Energy Project Contracts

Student Debt Keeps Rising. Is There an ‘Education Bubble’?

Don’t Get Fooled Again: Writing Our Own Economic Future

Republicans can’t meet their own deficit and spending targets

Exiting the Crisis – New Publication ( Joesph Stiglitz )

Noam Chomsky: Is the World Too Big to Fail?

Carp Sounds Alarm

Unauthorized Immigrants Pay Taxes, Too (nearly $11 billion in 2010)

PASSOVER, EASTER AND THE SURVIVAL OF HOPE (4/20)

The Rush to Criminalize Teen Sexting

EPA data shows Fukushima Uranium in California

Newark Mayor Cory Booker Lures Panasonic With $100M Tax Break

"Is The Holy Spirit A Guarantor Of Palin's Eventual Election As President?"

UN chief: More nuclear accidents are likely

Reactors, residents and risk (Nature News)

Jerry Seinfeld: 'Donald Trump Is a Blowhard About Nothing'

More than apologies are owed to Recy (U Houston Daily Cougar)

Extinction Rates For Great Basin Pika Populations Up 500% In Decade - Half Of Losses Post-1999

Climategate: What Really Happened?

In France, opposition to nuclear growing

Solar on the Water

New EPA data shows iodine-131 in Los Angeles tap water

S.Africa imposes "fracking" moratorium in Karoo

NatGas Blowout Spills Toxic Fracking Fluid into Susquehanna River

Silver lining in sight for makers of solar panels

Barbour says everyone in Mississippi has access to medical care, but 18% have no insurance

Jimmy Carter's experience with Canadian reactor accident shaped knowledge of nuclear issues: book

New Mazda slogan: "Not Electric, Not Hybrid, Not A Drag To Drive."

Japan agency admits ‘melting’ of nuclear fuel

The age of resentment

How the Right Brought the Trump Birther Madness on Itself

Study: Algae Could Replace 17% of U.S. Oil Imports

Salon: Fox stars battle over Michelle Obama's liberty-crushing plot to make our kids play outside

Obama Administration Announces $25 Million in Aid to Libyan Rebels

Earth may have more Crude Oil than we can imagine

Why Your Stitches Cost you $1,500 Dollars!

PA - State Doesn't Control Mineral Rights For 80% Of State Parks; 1/3 Of Public Land Already Leased

Nuclear dilemma: Adequate insurance too expensive

Why is there irrational fear of radiation?

Anti gun groups coach mentally insane to commit mass shootings

Felon arrested on gun charge linked to (racist) taco stand protests

The Buzz: Open-carry advocates(/gun intimidators) target (Democrat) Portantino

FYI - The Kindergarten shooting - gun didn't fire when dropped

So Many Guns, 6-Year-Olds Now Threaten Life

Mexico wants to sue U.S. gun makers

Gun rights group ripped for comparing gun owners to Nazi victims

10 Commandments of Concealed Carry

Dem bill aims to curb gun trafficking

New bill to allow returning military to register NFA "trophy" weapons

Equality Forum to honor Choi, Murphy

Karger to Debate Romney?

Gay kiss picture removed from Facebook after user is accused of displaying 'abusive material'

Save our history, before it’s too late

Before we was fab: PBS gets its gay on (retro-style), revisiting Stonewall and the Louds

Thomas Dekker Open to Dating Men

Trans Inmate Sues for Reassignment Surgery

Is Obama shifting on gay marriage?

Tea Party Going Soft on Gays?

Michael Lucas on the Israeli Flag at Gay Pride

Transgender: religion and cultural biases - a question, please?

Fundamentalist Nut Tries To Enforce Ignorance in California

On the role of women in the Christian religion.

PASSOVER, EASTER AND THE SURVIVAL OF HOPE (4/20)

Psych Evidence that Supports New Atheism

Spanish atheist march banned in Easter Week

An interesting animation....man creates god.

In the realm of yamabushi ascetics and ancient living Buddhas

Is Judas in Heaven or Hell?

NFL talks adjourn until May 16

Real Madrid Wins Copa Del Rey, then drops trophy from

How Donald Trump's ego killed a pro sports league

Jerry did it! The Dallas area sports fans' least-liked figure of all time!

"Inexorable" Movement to Expanded Playoffs

Principles or pragmatism? Well, for Bud Selig it's ignoring the honor of the game. ->

Israeli leftists call for Palestinian state

Red Cross official: Gaza isn't experiencing a humanitarian crisis

Palestinians ask Subaru to act against spoof ad

Rattling the Cage: Kids are innocent, settlements aren’t

WikiLeaks and the Goldstone Report

Landau: Israel should annex W. Bank if PA get statehood

Left and right clash at Tel Aviv rally to support Palestinian state

Colombian citizens continue to be victims of demobilized AUC: OAS

Colombian soldiers indicted for 'false positives'

Bolivia accepts financial aid offer from US to monitor coca eradication

'South America is priority for Brazil's foreign policy'

Argentina orders intense search for missing witness to bishop’s death during dictatorship

New guidelines issued for travel to Cuba

The Middle East's oldest dictatorship

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