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Archives: June 18, 2011

Walker's Union Busting Unconstitution, thanks to..... Citizens United?

The United States of Eurasia - are we there yet?

It's all here Debbie Wasserman-Schultz.. Get your ad people busy

Bellevue(Pittsburgh) family sues FBI over 'terrifying' raid on wrong house

2004 Lawsuit Shows Rep. Phil Gingrey’s Willingness to Use Courts While Trying to Block Other America

The republican plan WILL work to save the economy. Just wait and see!

UK to fare better than most as world warms up

While I was at the hospital waiting eye surgery on Monday

"Talking Points Memo" (Josh Marshall) seems to say AARP Announcement about SS is BUNK by Obama Admin

Relying on Magic: The Foundations of Would-be Education Reformers

Independent UK: Behind corporate walls, the masters of the universe weep

Aides To Former Maryland Gov Indicted For Ordering Calls To Suppress Votes

As AARP Abandons Social Security, It’s Time to Step Up Our Efforts

Perry's baloney: Rachel Maddow is destroying Perry right now.

Personality cults have their drawbacks.

U.S. antitrust cops approve Microsoft acquisition of Skype

A movie that deserves to be rewritten, updated: Flashpoint.

I don't know about you but I'm feeling stressed by a lot of things right

Austrian villagers wary of Chinese plans to copy their alpine hamlet

Nickname Time

Obama Gay Marriage Survey: Official Claims "Someone Else" Filled Out Approving 1996 Questionnaire

"Tweety" Chris Matthews on with Bill Maher in 20 minutes/ repeat at 11 well as

Colonial Bank exec sentenced to 8 years in prison

How stupid can a conservative get?

How stupid can a conservative get?

Seniors face Medicare cost barrier for cancer meds

I voted for peace and prosperity not war and austerity

"Goodnight Loon"

"Goodnight Loon"

"Goodnight Loon"

Kids cited for running lemonade stand outside U.S. Open

Ore. man sentenced to life in abuse death of child

The Chair of the House subcommittee on Higher Education.

how come nobody here likes the lose now for a bigger payoff argument?

Flaccid Democrat Syndrome

Income Inequality Costing Americans Their Happiness

AARP Is Open to Cuts for Social Security Benefits (NYT)

40 years ago today, Richard Nixon declared war on drugs.

So is this it?? Skinner is flaming out on DU.

So is this it?? Skinner is flaming out on DU.

Former nurse says pet cat saved her life

Bill Maher: "Chris Christie should be called Fat Fattie!" LMAO!!

Pimp Suit Alert: James O’Keefe Will Be Crashing Netroots Nation Conference

Mandatory Friday Malloy Truthseekers check in!! TGIF! Brad Friedman subs for Mike

How rethugs view compromise and bipartisanship

UN backs gay rights for first time ever

NY marriage bill hits snags on religion questions

Prenatal Vitamins May Ward Off Autism

China Is Hiding Its Counterfeit Electronics Parts

Indictment handed down on alleged Flagstaff AZ firebug

Should Anthony Weiner change his name for comeback?

Debt Limit Endgame

Graywarrior, white courtesy phone: Duct Tape Festival (Avon, OH) draws 40,000 duct-tape aficionados

The Neo Con case for Libya

Masculinity, Militarism, and Empathy

Yoo: GOP abandoning principles on war powers

IMF cuts U.S. growth forecast, warns of crisis

Why are the United States and the United Kingdom so ready to keep wars going?

Aides To Former Maryland Republican Governor Indicted For Ordering Calls To Suppress Votes

Please Contact the "Leadership"

Power Down: Senate Zaps Navy’s Superlaser, Railgun

Hey Bill Maher any good tonight?

I'm watchine RFK Jr on PBS' Tavis Smiley Show

Solar panels on Nagoya expressway signal a milestone(JAPAN)

Twitter users please help pass marriage equality in New York, tweet Greg Ball

Justice Department approves Va. redistricting plan

Bachmann: Schools should teach intelligent design

Innocence Project founder and students now under scrutiny by prosecutors

Rachel: No, it's not a story about Anthony Weiner. It's baloney. (pic)

Indictments!!!!! Rachel covers Republican attempts at voter suppression.

Acting General Counsel Lafe Solomon testifies at Oversight Committee field hearing in South Carolina

“Why Aren’t You Speaking English?” Texas Senator asks constituent.

LA Times: Orrin Hatch not conservative enough for 'tea party' group

Apple173 writes about his fear

Rachel: Did Bush use CIA to try to discredit critic Juan Cole?

Giffords: 1st trip to hometown Tucson since attack

Hmmmmmmmm Japan nuclear: Radiation halts water clean-up

The recall Gov. Snyder volunteers in Michigan made it on the news!

Feinstein: Senate Intel Committee May Investigate CIA Targeting of Cole

Well, I guess I'm just a Right-wing Old Coot

Anecdotal evidence of our national misdirected concern - fueled by the media

Jewish court sentences dog to death by stoning

Where Bernanke went wrong.

A Watchdog Professor, Now Defending Himself

Workers Reject Union at Target Store

Heads up, West Coast. Good program on Frontline (PBS) right now.

Toon: Which Debt to we bother to debate?

Wisconsin: Walker Budget Highlights

Witness in Italy Knox trial says he can clear her

The Great G.O.P. 2010 Windfall That Wasn’t

Police: Sex offender dies while raping elderly woman

Danziger toon - Grover vs. the Koch's

Danziger toon - Grover vs. the Koch's

BBC: UN Syria failure shows declining power of the West (and the rise of BRIC countries)

US 'in peace talks with Taliban'

US 'in peace talks with Taliban'

Wisconsin: Email suggests lawmakers knew court would act...

Karzai Takes Another Shot at NATO Coalition Over Motives

Navy has spike in commanding-officer firings

Navy Finds ‘Aggressive’ Corrosion on New ($704 million dollar LCS) Ship

Racial tensions wrack capitol (Austin) - redistricting by repubs

These must be some big batteries

Toon: Out of Ambien? No Problem!

Toon: Out of Ambien? No Problem!

Gatecrasher Andrew Breitbart chased out of Netroots Nation

Romney Rejects Pro-life "Pledge" as Flawed

LTTE in The Union (NV): Anti-immigration laws (Alabama) just a veil for racism

Fire update: The Monument fire is still going but stayed away from my house.

Fire update: The Monument fire is still going but stayed away from my house.

Greek Protesters Are Better Economists Than the European Authorities

UnTIED Airlines

Al Gore Applauds Mitt Romney’s Stance On Climate Change

Creationism Creeps into Mainstream Geology

Reports Find Dangerous Metals in Meat and Seafood

Paul McCartney, "They Say It's Your Birthday!"

Meg Whitman is advising the Romney campaign

Gov. Christie invokes New Jersey's executive privilege to hide interaction with Roger Ailes

Tim Pawlenty Gets Glitter-Bombed at San Francisco Book Signing (Video)

United Airlines: Flight delays through weekend

That stupid Google ad is interfering with my marriage

Toles Toon: The know-nothings, circa 2012

Microsoft and ChevronWP7 team up for new Windows Phone 7 developer unlock tool

Mods and/or admins, delete this poll please

Want to see something incredible?

Verizon quietly drops CurrentTV and Olbermann?

Three stories to illustrate and expose Chris Christie's idea of government

Rick Scott wants you to express your unwavering support for him in LTTE.

Antibiotics: Feinstein bill seeks to protect humans

Chicago to rename street after legendary soul singer Sam Cooke

Chicago to rename street after legendary soul singer Sam Cooke

The time is now.....Or later.... if we are paying attention

NOAA Makes It Official: 2011 Among Most Extreme Weather Years in History

British (conservative, of course) politician: Disabled people 'could work for less'

British (conservative, of course) politician: Disabled people 'could work for less'

Can we get liberal politicians

Phone trust to bust

Simon Jenkins, Guardian UK: Eisenhower's worst fears have come true. We invent enemies in order

E-Mail Suggests Republican (Wi.) Lawmakers Knew Supreme Court Would Rule Swiftly And In Their Favor

The Recent Repug Debate And Now These Same Repug Candidates Are ........

Wisconsin: The Walker Budget Is Approved

Tonight's Bill Maher Guest Gretchen Hamel

Obama overrides lawyers in Libya war debate: report

Dont know why the headline news article about the AARP dropping its

If Weiner's behavior is acceptable for a Dem Congressman,

Obama went against legal advice from the Justice Dept and Pentagon

Republicans pontificate about jobs while laying off 700,000 teachers

Bank of America puts house into foreclosure over mystery $1 balance

Two Top Lawyers Lost to Obama in Libya War Policy Debate

Karzai Announces Peace Talks with Taliban

Ralph Nader was a prophet. I believe he was wrong in 2000. His

High winds, temps propel Southwestern wildfires

thread locking

Deciding vote on marriage equality in NY asks Twitter how he should vote.

For all of you who have been following the Decorah Eaglets, branching is starting!

For all of you who have been following the Decorah Eaglets, branching is starting!

Exposed: The secret guns sting that backfired on the US

Clean-up halted at Fukushima plant

Oliver Stone: "Had WikiLeaks Been Around In 2003 Bush Wouldn't Have Pulled Off His Conspiracy..."

Teen Girl Assassins A Growing Part of Drug Cartels

Coming, summer of 2012 - Barack's Secret Weapon

Teabaggers and tax codes, America’s Taxes Hit Historic Lows

L.A. County gets mystery check for $10,000; donor writes 'God Bless You'

Giving the gift of an apartment - Nice graduation present!

So I heard a guy from CSIS speak the other week

Been looking at different news sites this morning

Teabagging for Tots!

Breaking: CNN's Anderson Cooper's ancestor was a whore mongering general

Designers Plan Swimming Pools in Manhattan’s Rivers

Fmr. Mayor Daley got him a new job (the firm that helped negotiate Chicago's parking meter deal)

Senator Harris, a free human being will speak in whatever language they wish

Pimp Suit Alert: James O’Keefe Will Be Crashing Netroots Nation Conference

The Stanley Cup riot and the Jersey Shore effect

"Proposed fairness ordinance divides small Kentucky city."

Carlson, Cramer ... Breitbart?

Carlson, Cramer ... Breitbart?

Sex toys for sale on the DU website? WTF

The terrorist Dubya is in Omaha at the college world series.

Factory Farming Is Manufacturing Superbugs -- and Endangering Us All

So who else are you willing to stab in the back when it becomes convenient?

Netflix, Time Warner sued by deaf groups

GOP Senator commits ethics violation


They Know But Won't Admit: How Oil and Gas Companies are Adapting to Climate Change

This deep feeling of "our" country spiraling out of control and into a

This deep feeling of "our" country spiraling out of control and into a

Amid Texas Drought, High-Stakes Battle Over Water (NYT)

Boy wears dress to school, gets suspended

A soggy summer awaits along the Missouri River

Freedom From Fear Awards: 'Coming Out' As Undocumented (VIDEO)

Van Jones Challenges Glenn Beck To Debate: ‘Call Me!’

Ripley said...

U.N. council passes gay rights resolution

Anthony Weiner: Any future at all? Thoughts on a potential vote upset

Romney refuses to sign anti-abortion pledge (though insisting he is "pro-life".

Romney refuses to sign anti-abortion pledge (though insisting he is "pro-life".

The Green Revolution Is Neither

Arizona Governor Brewer declares fire emergency for county

FL Gov Rick Scott names environmental violator to South FL Water Management District

Casualties mount in NJ employee benefits battle

Al Franken: “I Think We’ve Ceded Too Much Ground” In Deficit Debate

You know who we haven't heard from in a while?? Alan Grayson.

Feingold For Governor: Scott Walker & WI GOP’s War On Good Beer - EmptyWheel

I believe that Obama's plan for change called for the active participation of the citizenry.

Franken's speech is great - so why didn't he and Dems push the Progressive budget? Come on!!

CNN blazes new trail to the bottom with Libya propaganda

Live and let die.

Isn't Afghanistan mostly about a pipeline?

The political right of this country know that their best bet for '12 is to divide Democrats

Friendship of Justice and Magnate Puts Focus on Ethics

Answers to the Friday Afternoon Challenge!

Samuel L Jackson reads...

Death in the Pot (or why we have, and need, food safety laws)


A James Bond movie is on. These are really comedies now, the idea that the british island has any

House Democrats Cry Foul Over Rejected Mailings

Muammar Gaddafi war crimes files revealed

I scored a minor victory against an idiot anti-healthcare republican today

C-Span Crawl. Republican Leadership Convention STRAW POLL

If Voting For Democrats Is Supposed To Protect Us From The Republicans, Then That Begs The Question

Michele Bachmann wears her tinfoil tight

What's a man to do?

I'm losing it....

Pfeiffer to liberals: "I promise he is as frustrated as you are"

I just saw an ad with Paul Ryan pushing lies

I just saw an ad with Paul Ryan pushing lies

Sandler To O'Keefe On ACORN Tapes At NN11: "You Make It Look Like Things That Didn’t, Happened"

On a possibly lighter's Harry Bliss cartoon:

AP sources: Pakistanis tip off militants again

Green Bay non-profit to give $565,000 to fight poverty

I believe that children are the future. Teach them well then let them lead the way.

GOP Chicken Hawks Now Willing to Abandon Afghanistan

Weiner's porn star friend stands to cash in.

John Yoo (attorney 'toruture light'): GOP abandoning principles on war powers

Can we refrain from calling the target employees who voted against the union "stupid"?

AARP Has Not Changed Its Position on Social Security - here is the email they sent out

This has been posted here on DU before. But in case you are not one of the 42 Millions hits it has

The one thing now that could make Anthony Weiner a better person

Jerusalem rabbis 'condemn dog to death by stoning'

U.S. to stop accepting most mail to Canada

Wisconsin hasn't acted on extended jobless benefits plan

In Arizona, Sponsor of Immigration Law Now Faces a Recall

COX cable doesn't carry current.....

I have done just about every drug except heroin. Propaganda made me say no.

Woo Hoo, my DU iPad 2 is up and running!!

Love, "Compassion" forgiveness and understanding can win hearts and minds.

are they laughing at US or ...?

Netroots Nation Is Being Broadcast On Free Speech TV Today And Tomorrow

Dog helps girl testify against rapist

Just another Gulf War vet, another encounter with the police, another death

Reviving the Strike: How Working People Can Regain Power and Transform America - FDL Book Salon

GOP hires Obama impersonator at conference who proceeds to tell racist jokes

Michelle Bachmann's anti-gay husband

Did Michele Bachmann "raise" 23 foster kids?

You Know You're a Teabagger When....

Realistic Expectations?

MiddleFingerMom just posted this in the lounge

Obama impersonator pulled offstage after making racial, gay jokes at GOP gathering

Hey old people if you have AARP, they want to throw you under the bus. Get rid of them by

(WTF?) Jewish court sentences dog to death by stoning

Democrats Are Tensing Up and Making Mistakes

Where is Mr. Weiner when we need him: NYT Breaking: CThomas’s Friendship With Magnate /Focus Ethics

A terrible precedent...

Bush Tax Cuts...

Caption this Bachmann pic

Father Imprisoned Son in Box for 2 Years because son was "mentally ill"

Older Americans could be stranded without better transit

Free Money Creation to Bail Out Financial Speculators, but not Social Security or Medicare

Thanks, Mods, for killing the other thread. Here's the right one:

The Christian pledge of allegaince sums up the far-right's view and goals.

Daughters: Do you still seek your dad's approval?

All it takes to win in 2012 is to get a 3ed party TeaBagger on the ballot.

Can you be a progresive if your...

Presidential Candidate Bachmann "Glittered"

Justice for the Jobless: Unemployed Americans are fighting for a federal jobs program

HITCHENS demolished newly minted wingnut David MAMET's book with one sentence

AARP Slammed For Not Fighting Social Security Cuts

FASCINATING Mother J article: "The Science of Why We Don't Believe Science"

The ancient world and the present

Law #10 is "Infection: avoid the unhappy and unlucky."

Waging Another Unconstitutional War

What I do with every piece of mail I get from AARP

Is Ron Paul Left of Obama?

Kucinich Amendment Tests Congress’ Will to Exercise its Constitutional Authority

DUs not my playground anymore (this is not aimed at the mods)

There have been a lot of posts expressing disappointment with the Dems lately.

What's the radiation situation on the West Coast and the USA?

Sorry, this makes me ill:Obama drives the golf cart, Boehner sinks the putt

NATO hits rebel forces in Libya

Gov. Chris Christie Claims Fox News Chief as Confidential Adviser

Let me try this again. I'm curious about something

The President Doesn’t Have As Many Friends As He Thinks at NN11 - FDL

Fake Identities Were Used on Twitter in Effort to Get Information on Weiner

28 million "stuck in jobs"

Been up all night, working on my show Time for some sleep. I'll leave you with this

Exposed 500,000 face big offshore tax penalties

Tomorrow also remember, we are fathers too.

Show of hands, how many do not give a flying **** about any politician's sex life?

Saturday morning laugh - a Jamaican woman in England

Making Bush's Lawyers Look Smart: Obama's Libya Defense by David Swanson

Jewish court sentences dog to death by stoning

Weather Satellites [Close to] Lose[ing] Funding

Keith O: "nobody ever asked me why I made those donations ..."

Breaking: Clarence Thomas (R) skanky Republicon ethics in question - NYT

Breaking: Clarence Thomas (R) skanky Republicon ethics in question - NYT

I am grieving the imminent death of one of my closest friends. due to Gov Rick Scott

Bristol Palin Lost Her Virginity in a Tent, Drunk on Wine Coolers

reducing the impact of plastic bags...

With Weiner out of the way, the field is wide open to elect a perfect Democrat

Netroots Nation Day 1: Random Thoughts - FDL

Leading Seniors Groups Call on AARP to Oppose Cuts to Social Security

Leading Seniors Groups Call on AARP to Oppose Cuts to Social Security


Why We Need to Take Magic Mushrooms Seriously

"The Penis Was Their God": What Aliens Would Think of Our Juvenile Obsessions

The United Farm Workers Could Use Your Help (Petition)

White House’s Pfeiffer Draws Boos at Netroots Nation



Are They Really THAT STUPID ??? - 'Obama Spokesman Denies 1996 Gay Survey' - FDL

Is it offensive to you that Obama played golf with Boehner?

So the South Koreans nearly killed over 100 Chinese on a civilian

Rattlesnake bites man who saved it from traffic

Please Help DU Ent. Weekly poll about Tracy Morgan

Stumbled upon this...

AOL Hell: An AOL Content Slave Speaks Out

Michelle Bachmann Lied About Raising 23 Foster Children

Third Way's pleasure about AARP's stance on SS reform truly angers me.

Unsafe Radiation Found Near Tokyo, Vast Area of Japan Contaminated - KOS

Unsafe Radiation Found Near Tokyo, Vast Area of Japan Contaminated - KOS

Why is a former CEO with no political experience being considered for president?

Generally speaking, where would you place the Obama presidency on a spectrum?

Stuff I Learnt on the Internetz

Man spends 110K IRS refund error on mortgage, car & students loans, now in jail

Justice Thomas Caught Up In Yet Another Ethical Tangle

Breaking: NYTimes Obama Overruled 2 Top Lawyers on War Power in Libya

Waging Another Unconstitutional War by Ralph Nader

Larry Flynt offers Anthony Weiner a job battling hypocrisy in government.

How would you create a stimulus that would help?

I think I want to start an "Anti-Abstinence" Campaign

I think I want to start an "Anti-Abstinence" Campaign

I want to make a statement as a Jew:

US Republicans applaud off-color 'Obama' skit

LSD Flashback - Bullshit? Have you or do you know anyone who has had one?

GA counties hiring 300 TFA teachers instead of hiring back those laid off.

Libyan Revolution Week 18

Libyan Revolution Week 18

Not Poll: Do you read or watch the local news?

ClarenceThomasGate: Scandalous Charges of Judicial Insider Trading by Clarence & Ginni Thomas

I went to futureshop to buy a dvd (I was in a mood to see Madonna dance...which she is great at).

What's the deal of 160 miles between Montreal and Quebec?!1 n/t

There's a dildo ad on Democratic Underground.

Madbadger needs relationship Help..should he post it in the Lounge? He's fragile...

Have I ever told DU / gd / Lounge / that I *luerve* you?!1 n/t

Life's a (bovine) Cabaret !!!!

most important news of this or any century!!!!!!!!!!

I need some help with a new wide-screen TV.

If you can breathe freely and easily, be thankful tonight

Every tomorrow is going to be some day's yesterday

Arrr, Mateys

Our good friends could use some positive vibes and prayers for their son...

Look mom, no brains !!!

Re June photo group contest

In an ideal world, how would you quit a job you're about to be fired from.

"Take Me Out" by 4 guys on a subway

brother has a shirt I can't find anywhere..must have it

SHARK SANDWICH: Dirtbag hair bands Motley Crue and Poison join "forces" for tour. What, no Winger?

Say you're composing this great reply to a long thread, and the thread gets locked before you post

Happy Birthday to Paul McCartney

What is your "Jeopardy story"?



quick, before it's gone

How do I stop snail mail junk??

**June 17th MFM Update...and beyond!**


Need help from tech/computer geeks.....

Paul McCartney, "They Say It's Your Birthday!"

Believe it or not, life's been good to me so far.

Video - Woman's eHarmony Video Bio - I'm sorry, this is funny...

Can you guess what this commercial is for before it ends?

As we say in Boston....PISSAH!

Just saw "Bridezillas" for the first time today.

Where did you find your virginity?

There's a dildo ad on Blog Ads!!

Don't argue with a goat, people...

I've got a new show starting in 30 Minutes

I got myself an Apple Nano Ipod

A little reminder.

John Nichols: No checks, no balances — kangaroo court upsets rule of law in Fitzwalkerstan

ok -- my fashionista brothers & sisters -- check this out: 3x1 Jeans made to order

Post a limerick that rhymes on the word 'Venus' but which doesn't get this thread locked

I won't be celebrating Father's Day...

What papers do you read?

Saturday, June 18. The Weekend Edition of William Shakespeare's Thought For The Day.

Where did you lose your virginity?

Cat barks like a dog... then gets caught in the act:

How melting are you ? Here, Heat index 106.....

GREATEST Zombie Movie of ALL TIME?

Obama Gay Marriage Survey: Official Claims "Someone Else" Filled Out Approving 1996 Questionnaire

Colonial Bank exec sentenced to 8 years in prison (fraud scheme)

Acting General Counsel Lafe Solomon testifies at Oversight Committee field hearing in South Carolina

24 reported slain in Syrian protests

U.S. exploring possible war crimes charges (& considering oil and gas sanctions) against Syria

(Bowe Bergdahl) Captured U.S. soldier receives second promotion in two years

Ashes of US Rev. Lucius Walker, who led relief caravans to Cuba, to be placed in Havana park

Pimp Suit Alert: James O’Keefe Will Be Crashing Netroots Nation Conference

Mayors See End to Wars as Fix for Struggling Cities (Resolution Introduced at Council of Mayors)

Giffords arrives in Tucson

Morocco's king bows to pressure and allows reform (after biggest protests in decades)

Military Spending on the Agenda as US Mayors Meet

Since we last talked, I've had 3 open-heart surgical procedures...

Computer Failure Delays United Flights Nationwide

Republican ‘doctrine’ on suppressing black vote is key to Md. case, and maybe to 2012

Obama expected to unveil Afghan drawdown plan next week

Pawlenty renews health care attack against Romney

Gatecrasher Andrew Breitbart chased out of Netroots Nation

Pawlenty's super-rich tax cuts

Two bank failures bring year's total to 47

Jewish court sentences dog to death by stoning

UK: Biggest strike for 100 years – union chief

Guatemala: Ex-armed forces chief Lopez Fuentes arrested

FDIC: 'Close' to settling suit vs WaMu execs

FDIC: 'Close' to settling suit vs WaMu execs

After Talks With G.O.P., Cuomo Expects Passage of Gay Marriage Bill

Morocco's king bows to pressure and allows reform

Al Gore Applauds Mitt Romney’s Stance On Climate Change

Joplin, Missouri tornado death toll rises to 154

US orders news blackout over crippled Nebraska Nuclear Plant: report

United Airlines: Computers coming back online

Syrian troops, tanks attack town near Turkey

Chinese naval maneuvers seen as warning to Vietnam

Redwood City Chamber fined $3K for violating campaign finance law in 2008

Jerusalem rabbis 'condemn dog to death by stoning'

Marines' Parris Island gets first female commander

Japan nuclear: Radiation halts water clean-up

NATO admits mistakenly striking Libyan opposition forces

2 Top Lawyers Lost to Obama in Libya War Policy Debate

NC governor vetoes bill hitting dues for teachers' group

Gunfight Shatters Calm Spell in Kabul

Looking Back, Gates Says He’s Grown Wary of ‘Wars of Choice’

Qaeda Woes Fuel Talk of Speeding Afghan Pullback

Obama impersonator cut off at Republican conference

Muammar Gaddafi war crimes files revealed

Amanda Knox 'innocent' says convicted child murderer

Bail Set for Billionaire Accused of Corruption With Mubarak

Paul wins straw poll, Huntsman ranks second

Afghanistan's Karzai: US 'in peace talks with Taliban'

Navy Finds ‘Aggressive’ Corrosion on New Ship

Republican Leadership Conference: Impersonator Yanked After Mocking Obama, GOP Candidates, Anthony W

(British) Tory MP Philip Davies: disabled people could work for less pay

(Russell Pearce) In Arizona, Sponsor of Immigration Law Now Faces a Recall

Obama Gay Marriage Survey: Official Claims "Someone Else" Filled Out Approving 1996 Questionnaire

You wanna know what you cat does when you are asleep?

Japanese green tea radioactive intercepted at the airport of Roissy

AP sources: Pakistanis tip off militants again

Nato accuses Gaddafi of using mosques and children's parks as shields

EXCLUSIVE: Vancouver riot's 'kissing couple' tell their story

NY Target store workers reject unionization

Quit AARPING on about it and wake the fuck up.

Health Care Waiver Program Being Ended By Obama Administration

Barack Obama To Tweet 'Personally' Leading Up To 2012 Election

Obama: Administration Is Helping Parents Navigate Economy

Barack Obama to Start Tweeting From @BarackObama Account

Obama Expected to Unveil Afghan Drawdown Plan Next Week

Are large advances for people like Scott Brown really contributions

Obama Faces Pressure on Troop Withdrawals (Boxer,Lee want 50,000 Out This Year)

Bachmann: Schools should teach intelligent design

If you say that Obama is just like, or worse than, Bush... then you are intellectually lazy

There's a simple way for Obama to solve the Libyan war legal drama

Obama Accepts Top Lawyers' (Bauer,Koh) Legal Views on Libya

Best Lawyer?

Obama: I am above the law!

Obama Rejects Top Lawyers' (Holder, Krass, Johnson) Legal Views on Libya

Video: Chris Christie telling a constituent "It's none of your business" re: private schooling...

Discussion I had with Repug "Christian Friend".

Air Conditioning the Military Costs More Than NASA’s Entire Budget

Stupid ass Target workers vote AGAINST forming a union

Obama's Shovel Ready Comment??????........

The First Lady has been doing some remodeling at the White House - a new addition on the lawn:

Perry vetoes texting while driving ban, 22 other bills

Openly Gay Congressman Jared Polis (D-CO) Defends Obama: The Best President Ever On LGBT Issues

Firebagger Panel Disconnected with Reality

Now it's getting ridiculous here re: Obama = Bush

"Obama Is Wrong About Congress and Libya"--James Fallows

Jim Lehrer interview with Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid on Libya, Afghanistan, budget, and more

CIA Agent Says Bush Used C.I.A. To Smear College Professor

Anonymous - Op-Critical and Justice Through Music Project - JTMP.ORG

ABC News - Nightline - Newt Gingrich Charity interviewing Ellen Miller

Maddow: Samuel L Jackson Narrates "Go the F to Sleep"

Weekly Address: Celebrating Fathers

NETROOTS Nation asks WHITE HOUSE Communications Director Dan Pfeiffer About FAKE Questionnaire

CNN: Spitzer scolds Planned Parenthood critic

Absurd (But Mind Blowing) Anti-Government Propaganda From JP MorganChase

Arnie Gundersen - Nebraska Nuclear Plant: Emergency Level 4 & Getting Worse (2 of 3)

Breitbart crashes Netroots Nation, is Confronted

"Take America Back" - GOP Rally Cry or 2012 Swan Song?

BREAKING: Bachmann Gets Glittered

Thom Hartmann & Congresswoman Jan Schakowsky: Netroots Nation Conferece

Van Jones challenges Glenn Beck to debate

Obama's Hypocrisy - Whistleblowers Line Up to Take Back Transparency Award

Are You Gonna End Bush Tax Cuts For The Rich? Hell NO! You'll Just Screw Poor People More!

Go the Fuck To Sleep read by Samuel L Jackson.flv

Where Is The Obama We Elected! Amy Goodman Explains Why Democrats Are Upset With President

Andrew Breitbart Disses Westboro and the WI GOP!

Barb With - Pesky Poll Tape

Saudi Women Already Prove They're Superior Drivers

CHART: Cost of Wall Street bailouts vs wars, race to moon, Louisiana Purchase, & more

Scott launches newspaper writing campaign for himself

Harnessing the Multiplier Effect


Secrets of Social Media Revealed 50 Years Ago

Global systemic crisis – Last warning before the Autumn 2011 shock (LEAP/E2020)

Waiting (and Waiting) in the Wings

Earth and the ‘ecological’ credit card

Biggest strike for 100 years – union chief

Weiner-Gate; A Symptom of Flaccid Democrat Syndrome

Obama rejects top lawyers' views on war power in Libya

Nation of Weiners

Bank of America apologizes for mistakenly accusing 5,000 Oregonians of being late on property taxes

2 Top Lawyers Lost to Obama in Libya War Policy Debate

Mitch McConnell using the fear factor

Too much fucking irony...O'Reilly: "Weiner had to quit because he lied to the media"

Texas is the ultimate model of a conservative state- which is why it is a total mess

Independent UK: Behind corporate walls, the masters of the universe weep

Why Monsanto Always Wins

Sooner or Later Our Children Will Ask: "How Did This Happen?"

Guardian UK: Will Timothy Leary's papers turn us on to LSD?

Van Jones at Netroots Nation: ‘We are the deep patriots, they are the cheap patriots’

Pentagon Bomb Scare: Is the Suspect a Lone-Wolf Terrorist?

Who should resign?

9 Countries That Do It Better: Why Does Europe Take Better Care of Its People Than America?

Christopher Hitchens: David Mamet’s Right-Wing Conversion

198 Methods of Nonviolent Protest and Persuasion

Britian adding utility renewable incentives to national debt

Army Corps cranks up water releases on Missouri River dams to double the previous record

Arabian Oryx Makes History as First Species to Be Upgraded from "Extinct in the Wild" to "Vulnerable

China is World’s Largest Energy Consumer

Plan for Hydroelectric Dam in Patagonia Outrages Chileans

U.S. gas glut fuels chemical plant building boom

Dear Nebraska: Sorry about water, but more on the way. Love, Montana

(World’s Largest) Solar power stations set for NSW, Qld (Australia)—(One PV, One Thermal)

LLNL partners with SWAY to launch deep sea offshore wind demonstration project (in California)

Video: Waste Not, Want Not: Investing in Efficiency

Why I turned against nuclear power

Anyone else reading Tim Flannery's new book "Here on Earth"?

UK to fare better than most as world warms up

Hog Wild in Michigan (No, this is not a story about Rick Snyder or other Repug swine)

What Will Work: Fighting Climate Change with Renewable Energy, not Nuclear Power

Groundbreaking for Blythe Solar Power Project

NY Times: Mapping (the) Sun’s Potential to Power New York (City)

Temple hopes for UNESCO nod and big cheer for Iwate

Is the Turing Test too demanding?

It didn't matter then,, and it doesn't matter now

"God answers prayers in his own time."

Dog sentenced to death by stoning

Vermont high school censors religious words in graduation speech

What's up with people complaining that something is being "forced down their throat"

Gay Liberation - An Alternative Perspective

White House issues bizarre non-denial of Pfeiffer's repudiation of marriage questionnaire

Michael Glatze, Former Reporter for Gay Magazine XY, Decides He's Not Really Gay

Atheists fed up? Believe it!

Gay couple faces discrimination at Safeway, employee terminated

Pet Pride 2011

This is how an equal rights leader acts

Anne Robinson attacked for teasing vicar about his ‘Gay’ shirt during The Weakest Link show

"In the end, we will remember not the words of our enemies,

Extremely rare pity me thread--Pride in Denver and not going

Pride march

I guess this was it.

The Top Ten Reasons Why Gay Marriage Is Wrong

A Movement Defaced: Queer Street Art Fights for Legitimacy

Hello, my name is Very_Boring_Name, I am a gay man.