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Archives: June 21, 2011

We Americans..............

So, Southern schools are encouraging students not to go into the profession and a question about HC

Man Robs Bank of $1 to Get Health Care in Jail

Upping the Anti ( - war sentiment)

Yes, There is intelligent life on Earth. And we are extinguishing it.

We can't win on policy, so....

I think I've figured out what Michele Bachmann wants to do.

AP IMPACT: Tritium leaks found at many nuke sites

Mother Jones: Overworked America

Weather could not dampen Summer Solstice {w/ video @ link}

New Republican Health Care Plan

Independent UK: Climate change sceptic think thank shuts down

BBC: China defends visit by Sudan President Omar al-Bashir

FDA releases graphic warning labels for cigarettes

When Rick Scott gets fired

Happy feet? Penguin steps ashore far from home

Which is more destructive to the US?

CNBC - All RepubliCON nearly all the time.

Quick, Replace Her with a Blue Dog!

Win a dinner with the President?! I would love to see a DUer win this:

Wisconsin: Republicans Refuse to Release $89 Million in Unemployment Compensation

nytimes: Wal-Mart Wins. Workers Lose

nuke plant news - Nebr. and S. Korea

Citizen21 understands the fight

World's oceans in 'shocking' decline [BBC report on panel of experts]

Chicago Cubs step up:"It Gets Better" (Ck out stadium sign)

Michael Moore got me defriended on Facebook.

One of the eagles is flying from branch to branch

The term liberal in modern society...

Obama Expected to Announce Major Afghan Drawdown (10,000 Out This Year)

Man seeking health care robs bank for $1

Famous pink tank rolls back into Prague (symbolizes the end of World War II and the end of Soviet

Americans Rue Job Availability

Land of the Spotted Eagle

Rick Scott is NUMBER ONE

NJ professor accused of running prostitution site

The Wal-Mart Supreme Court Decison & How We Should Deal With It.......

Flooding Brings Worries Over Two Nuclear Plants

A History lesson: Abe Fortas

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New UofA study shows Tea Party marked by negative views on health care, race and future.

Rick Perry Gay Rumors: Governor's Aides Prepared To Tackle Allegations Should They Resurface: Report

The $100,000 Razor

The $100,000 Razor

Too big to sue

It's obvious the GOP is enacting VOTER SUPPRESSION as a campaign tactic...


Falling Life Expectancies - Women

Group: SCOTUS Implicitly Backed Debtors' Prisons

Hello Current sure would be great if you would give us a morning show. You know, one

Rick Scott had to advertise for astroturfers?

Interesting: " The worst Texas drought since record-keeping began 116 years ago

Did the corporatist court bite off more than it could chew?

London’s poor facing squeeze amid housing-benefit cuts

Shared Sacrifice?

Not everything a man says about a woman or women in general is sexist!

A Crappy End to a Wedding

If a liberal Justice had done what Thomas has done, with a repug

Anyone have a link to the story Thom Hartmann was just talking about?

Current TV has just gone into my favorite folder

Did the SCOTUS actually say there could be NO class action suits ever?

Did the SCOTUS actually say there could be NO class action suits ever?

A Backdated - LICENSE TO LIE - The Supreme Court's get-out-of-jail-free card for Wall Street

Just a reminder too all:

Toles: While you were napping

what's a greek urn?

what's a greek urn?

Now Your Embarrassing/Job-Threatening Facebook Photos Could Haunt You For Seven Years

McCollum D-MN tells Military: Fund Homeless Vets Before Funding Nascar

Porky Pig's Pledge

Gannett announces 700 newspaper layoffs

Jon Huntsman is such a dork

Why the GOP Should Nominate Barack Obama for President in 2012

Wisconsin: ""The DNR may not consider the quality of information provided ..."

Huntsman Campaign Launch Begins Day with Misspelling of His Own Name

Dreams of Joy and The Great Leap Forward

Tokyo residents increasingly worried- radiation hotspots found,Local gov’ts call for calm +much more

How prevalent is sexism on DU?

Man robs bank for $1 to get medical care in jail

"One Wrong Move and Your Economy Gets It"

Big pharma just raised the price of my dog's seizure medication 400%

Big pharma just raised the price of my dog's seizure medication 400%

TRINITY: The Political Menage a Trois is About to Begin...

GOP blogger arrested for harassing two female bloggers for wearing Muslim head scarves in public

In about 1-2 years unplanned pregancies and women-only cancers will skyrocket in Indiana

A Call to Arms for Wealthy Progressives

The Rude Pundit: America Does Have Talent, But Republican Want to Kill It

Nixon vetoes voter-ID and early-voting legislation

Goldman's Disinformation Campaign: Drilling Down Into The Documents

Any Pushback From The Morning Guy Re: Markos' Comments On KO?

I am outraged.

CREW files ethics complaint against Vitter for 'bribery' of Interior secretary

Vote for Obama - and all soldiers have died in vain..

History lesson: Abe Fortas

A New Perimeter to Expand NAFTA?

A New Perimeter to Expand NAFTA?

Gov.Scott launches newspaper writing campaign for himself

Oceans heading for mass extinctions, experts warn

Mozilla 5.0 Is Out.....

Porky Pig's Pledge

The hippies were right! Ban the bomb!

prediction: obama will begin taking hard left turns..

Is Mexico a failed state? Does the US do more damage by standing aside so completely?

Judge Rules Reposting Entire Article Is Fair Use

HUD: Rural Americans increasingly turn to shelters

Something's going down in NJ

Something's going down in NJ

So is this the most activist Supreme Court ever?

Know Your Political History. Who Were The "Elves"?

Is there a place where I can download Countdown w/ Keith Olbermann?

I love that Current TV!

"The Secret To Great Secondary Education"

Missing WWII soldier identified, returned for burial with full military honors. Welcome Home

Cannabis case gets first day in court: “If this law’s enacted, I’m a dead man”

Pro-Gay Marriage NY Lawmaker: ‘I’m A Republican — I Was Born That Way’

Corn Rises Most in a Week as Hot Weather May Hurt U.S. Crop; Soybeans Gain

Corn Rises Most in a Week as Hot Weather May Hurt U.S. Crop; Soybeans Gain

Flushing the Newt: Campaign Finance Team Quits; $1M debt.

"This commission meeting and my tax dollars have all been focused on punishing ..... poor people"

Intelligence Predicts Health and Longevity, but Why?

DADT: Michael Barrett, Sergeant Major Of Marine Corps, On Gay Rights

DADT: Michael Barrett, Sergeant Major Of Marine Corps, On Gay Rights

A core group of Wisconsin bloggers proves to be rhetoric-proof.

A core group of Wisconsin bloggers proves to be rhetoric-proof.

Never Mind The Drawdown: Taliban Talks, Not Troop Numbers, Are What Really Matter for Afghanistan

Toon: Cap't America: Now Playing Everywhere!

Wisconsin: compare & contrast

chewing gum, baling wire & duct tape

Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker To Cut Medicaid Without Public Hearings

labor finally won one today......rules speed up union elections

"Justice Thomas says a good legal brief reminds him of the TV show 24"

President Clinton, The Economy Started Losing Manufacturing Jobs While You Were in Office

Today in Endless War

Texas Latino groups file voting rights lawsuit

Clarence Clemons Memorial Today In Palm Beach

Fact Checking Politifact: Wrong About Jon Stewart’s Use of the Word “Misinformed”

Italians reject Berlusconi's water privatization scheme

NOT vandalism

Rupert Murdoch kills Current TV in Italy for hiring Oberman.


Does anyone remember some guy in the 80s getting beat bloody by two guys with sticks

The Puppy Rescue Mission

The Puppy Rescue Mission

Union files complaint against GOP senator Graham

Union files complaint against GOP senator Graham

Dianne Feinstein's support dives in Field Poll

Obama’s Views on Gay Marriage ‘Evolving’- Looking For Way To Support Same Sex Marriage.

Report: If We Don't Stop Destroying Our Oceans, We'll See "Mass Extinction" of Marine Life

Assuming you agreed with his or her political positions, would you vote for a Mormon for President?

Beware Greeks and Americans Paying No Taxes.

Olbermann Names Wallace And Sammon Worst Persons Runners-up Over Editing Of Stewart's Criticism

Olbermann Names Wallace And Sammon Worst Persons Runners-up Over Editing Of Stewart's Criticism

Florida Man Sets Home On Fire While Cleaning Foot

Mother Jones: Rick Perry's Top Controversies

If you live in a red state, you are NEVER going to convince me you live in a progressive's paradise

Thank You Keith, Thank You Harriet, Thank You Abe...

Another Bankster gets off easy

Nothing is wrong with DU

Watchdog: Sen. Vitter tried to ‘bribe’ Sec. Salazar with pay raise

While Aid to Homeless Vets Gets Cut, the Pentagon Funds NASCAR

Hi can git me on that Tweeter! Perry the moron sez.

WSJ: Scotts Exploring Medical Marijuana Market

Olbermann on Letterman: Top 10 reasons to watch Countdown

Global Corporations Crush Small Businesses, and then Blame it on the Government.

Rick Scott is entitled to “unwavering and enthusiastic support” .... just ask him.

Scientists note that "Fear of Terror Makes People Stupid"

Both Fire Dog Lake and Common Sense Media recognize no difference between Republicans and Democrats.

Updates from Fukushima, sorry no dicks or janes....

Think Progress: The Bargaining Blunders that Lead to the Debt Ceiling 'Crisis':

GOP lawmaker gets drunk, steals truck, wrecks it, then takes nap

When Will the Oligarchs Go Too Far? And What to Do?

Santorum exposes poor history scores as leftist plot

Just in case you thought that the MSM could not descend any further:

The Banker Who Cried Wolf: Wall Street's History Of Hyperbole About Regulation

Dropbox Left User Accounts Unlocked for 4 Hours Sunday

New in Natural Gas Hype: A Fracking Coloring Book

Props to Aljazeera.. showing Greek Parliament proceedings LIVE

Florida's GOP Governor Rick Scott Writes Letters of Praise ... for Himself

If Americans Don't Get Hurt, War Is No Longer War (Jonathan Schell)

The Wealthy Want to Stop Upward Mobility In America and Make Being Rich a Members Only Club

Report: Stimulus Helped Nearly 300,000 Families Avoid Homelessness

"Un-employed" Romney Is Just Like US???

McCain Now Denies Ever Saying Undocumented Immigrants Started Wildfire

Another Broken Promise: "The White House’s Rooftop Solar Challenge"

Christian Conservative Group Demands That David Vitter Resign

Time to quit Afghanistan

Has anyone heard of (or used) The Benefit Bank?

Toon of the Day- the Robert's Court Favors..

Go gnaw on some wood

Mr. Fish: When you wish upon a star....

Wisconsin: Anybody near Fond du Lac or Waupun want to help recall randy Randy Hopper?

Newt's new campaign manager named....

War Resisters Inject Truth into Military Recruitment

War Resisters Inject Truth into Military Recruitment

Obama's "champion of education reform" Jeb Bush takes his show to Michigan

Will You Learn From Niemöller, or Learn Like Niemöller?

Rand Paul to America's Hungry Seniors: Let Them Eat Private Charity

The Supremes' Greatest Hits

Scofflaws, Elected or Otherwise

Just to be perfectly clear! I love the DU!

Our job will be to establish a beachhead and occupy until the main forces can mobilize

Idaho Sen. John McGee’s fate uncertain after felony arrest

The GOP Agenda: Controlling the Means of (Re)Production

Pakistani Polls Reflect Grim Views of U.S.

On Countdown Tonight..CREW Files Ethics Complaint against Senator David Vitter

Does anybody have any old clips of Alan Berg arguing with callers?

Alabama’s Immigration Law: The New Jim Crow

I'm so glad Keith is back.

Not an urban legend. Extreme warning for graphic content.

Is ''Chill, I got this!'' an appropriate signature pic?

Matt Taibbi: Out of Power, Right-Wing Hawks Turn Dovish

Matt Taibbi: Out of Power, Right-Wing Hawks Turn Dovish

Thanks to budget cuts, shiny new school sits unused

Just a couple of comments on Keith's program last night

Serious question

Breaking - Newt's Tiffany's troubles deepen

Man is a Hoax

The Echo Of FDR Urges Americans To Rally For Their Health Care Rights

Democracy vs Mythology: The Battle in Syntagma Square

We went to see Next to Normal, a Tony-winning musical that is touring the country right now….

Dem lawmaker renews effort to end military’s NASCAR sponsorships

my two cents on Texas

Why, Can someone explain?.. Illinois....4.19 a gallon, Northern Milwaukee 3.59

McCain gets a help on blaming the illegals for Arizona Fires

Sam Stein (HuffPo): Obama Believes Gay Marriage 'Best Addressed By The States': WH Official

Oh great. KVOA TV (Tucson) just announced "hottest day in years" tomorrow.

Cost of the Death Penalty to Californians: $308 million per execution

Was watching "In the Arena" and they were talking about the nuclear plant in Japan

Huntsman's Campaign Theme Song, acc. to Rachel.

6 days before baggy pants was arrested, this guy was allowed to fly on same airline

Hypermach, When You Really, Really Have Money To Burn

Big Whoop... 'JPMorgan to Pay $153.6M to Settle Fraud Charges' - NYT

32 Corporations Spent More On Compensation For Top Executives Than They Paid In Income Taxes

Sex Offender Recidivism--100%?

John Bolton slams Jon Huntsman, keeps option open for presidential run

"Men wear color in two areas"

Do you Think that Gov Goodhair's gonna run?

6 People Who Had No Clue Their Faces Were World-Famous

Controller halts pay for California lawmakers

(oops!) Laughter Replaces Applause in Obama's Speech re: Jobs

Canadian cash to do away with paper {It's not what you think} (CNN)

In These Times: Shortage of Jobs and Equality, Not Skills, at Heart of Unemployment Crisis

Has it come down to this?: Deep-fried Kool-aide balls.

Harrisburg (PA) mayor set to pray city out of financial ruin

Last Year, 32 Corporations Spent More on Their CEOs Than They Paid in Income Taxes

a tale of two nuclear power plants

Is there an online link to watch Keith?

Did the USSR provide a check and balance to US Hegemony and Power? And was it beneficial?

another Free Health Clinic (pics)

The stupidity of our government (and why tourism is down)

Rick Scott writes love letters to himself - Florida would prefer to shoot him into outer space

a question i've always wanted to ask is why do...

Mandatory Tuesday Malloy Truthseekers check in!! Brad Friedman subs for Mike & Here's

Mandatory Tuesday Malloy Truthseekers check in!! Brad Friedman subs for Mike & Here's

Let's hire each other

Wait a second... Willard "Mitt" Romney's dad George Romney was born in Mexico

I'm so unemployable I'm getting rejection letters for jobs I didn't apply to!

New Jersey flags to be lowered to half-staff in Clarence Clemons' honor Thursday.

You wanna know what is so insane about McCain's comments that illegals started the wildfires in Az?

Keith Olbermann to read Top 10 list on Letterman

Apparently, that Healthcare Reform thing inadvertently included a version of single-payer!

"Missionaries of Hate" on Current TV

Go USA!!!! We're number One!!!! We're the best!!!!

Current can become the only truly INDEPENDENT news stn. free from all corporate influence!

CEO of Walmart Makes in One Hour What the Average Employee Makes In a Year: How Skyrocketing Inequal

Despite White House claims, Libya is a war

Radioactive tritium leaks found at 48 US nuke sites

5 Lessons from Weinergate

On fundamentalism...

Keith, Day Two. Fulfilling expectations.

Remember Balloon Boy's dad?

Kudos to Paul Shaffer for his choice of KO's intro/exit musc!

Please quit using the military as your glorious example of socialism...

Bill to Criminalize TSA groping added to Special Session in Texas.

Do you think that there is so much Koch etc. money floating around

Invisibility carpet cloak can hide objects from visible light

13 Facts About Military Spending That Will Make Your Head Explode

Christian Group Calls for David Vitter to Resign

Today In Albany, New York... Either Bigotry Or Justice Will Prevail... Re: Gay Marriage

Robert Reich: The Growing Desperation of the Don’t-Raise-Taxes-on-the-Rich Crowd

Olbermann's stunt won't hurt Maddow, it will just irk viewers

Bachmann’s nonsensical Medicare-‘Obamacare’ claim...4 Pinocchios

Tiffany's (RE: Newt's credit line discussed on Rachel's show), meh I would rather purchase these:

The Founding Fathers Did Not Write The Bill Of Rights To Protect Wal-Mart

Keith Olbermann's 'Countdown' Beats CNN in Target Demo

The true price of gas

Florida Gov. Rick Scott's top adviser resigns

Santorum: Poor History Scores A Result Of ‘Conscious Effort’ By ‘The Left’ To Keep Stdnts Uninformed

US works for India's membership in Nuclear Suppliers Group

Miss Ignorance USA 2011 discusses Evolution in school

Verizon Killing Unlimited Data Plans Soon

Newt Gingrich had second line of credit at Tiffany’s

Hypermach, When You Really, Really Have Money To Burn

So Who Will Should Have Been President Gore Sign Next For Current TV

Spielberg fired Megan Fox for Hitler comment

Sarah and Bristol Palin Trademark Their Names

When the door gets slammed, a window might break out an opening

DUers, Check out "25 Awkward Dog Smiles" for a happy break!

Was Weiner entrapped by Republican bloggers?

Has anybody here had experience with "laddered CD's"?

Has anybody here had experience with "laddered CD's"?

Ron Reagan Jr is most excellent tonight on Tweety. Watch the rerun if possible.

Radioactive tritium leaks found at 48 US nuke sites !

Gallup: 22% Are Hesitant to Support a Mormon in 2012

Why I Am Marching on July 30 by Diane Ravitch

Work laws for the disabled? Anyone know?

Which is a bigger problem on DU? Sexism, homophobia, racism, ageism, classism...

Doug Hutchison, 51-Year-Old 'The Green Mile' Actor, Weds 16-Year-Old Country Singer Courtney Stodden

For JoAnne Kloppenburg

Commission recommends permanently closing fracking dumping wells in AR quake areas

Sexting arrives in Amish-Country

159,000 American workers are about to get the shaft. Watch this 2-minute video & spread the word.

Bank of America EDD & Disability debit card?

Thoughts on "Operation Fast and Furious"

What Mother Nature thinks of us (toon)

When Jane Hamsher wanted to insult Lieberman, she painted him in blackface.

Candy prices near me just went up by over 30 percent

**Tomorrow on Keith show will have PrezO speech + Powell+Wilkerson.

Help! I'll Be Debating the Tea Party Pt. II

I just heard a lady on CNN say "...had been gotten..." WTF.

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I'm a published author now..........

Sign the petition to ask Clarence Thomas to resign!

Gannett laying off 700 more workers amid ad slump

Fed government pays out $2.4B in early-retiree health benefits

Many Black New Yorkers Are Moving to the South (NYT)

Rethugs are really, really stupid


New bride arrested for biting, beating her husband hours after wedding (Florida)

WikiLeaks' Kristinn Hrafnsson awarded First Barcelona Human Rights Film Festival Award

A Call to Action: Stop the Machine! Create a New World! October 6...D.C. occupation begins...

Kerry Eleveld: What Will Obama Tell The Gays Under The Shadow Of Lady Liberty?

I Don't Think I've Ever Seen Anything More Frightening On DU !!!

Jackass star crashed at 130 mph!

Oh, PLEASE make it be happen!

patrol car hits boy. (he's ok)

just beautiful....

just beautiful....

Ocean Life Facing Mass Extinction. Is it time to freak out yet?

I Didn't Raise My Boy to be a Soldier

Is the Blackberry era Over? Still big in many parts, but "Laying off workers."

Bachmann: Canada Did ‘No Stimulus’ (Oh Really?)

BARTERING. What if we didn't need THEM? Organized community bartering for as much as possible

No Current on your cable? Hit & stream Countdown!—more links in comments

No Current on your cable? Hit & stream Countdown!—more links in comments

If you don't have cable, but have Roku - you can watch Keith!!!

MARINE: “How dare we exclude a group of people who want to do the same thing you do right now"

Rachel Maddow asks why everyone takes Jon Huntsman seriously...

Angry Buzz rises among neighbors of beekeepers

Barred From Unionizing, Wal-mart Workers Form New Group To Fight For Better Conditions

Check out Canada's new money

Need some advice. A young teen in our family was given permission

After The 1929 Crash, We Had In 1933, Ferdinand Pecora... Now, We Have Eric Holder...

Clarence Thomas Decided Three Cases Where AEI Filed A Brief After AEI Gave Him A $15,000 Gift

Kerfuffle in Madison. Teabaggers disrupt Solidarity sing-along

Keith Olbermann And Rachel Maddow Opening Now Head To Head; Olbermann Defends Move On Twitter

Memory Refresher: Americans Overwhelmingly Wanted A Public Health Insurance Plan Like Medicare

Blood on the Chopping Block

Merry Summer Solstice to all. The northern hemisphere has begun its 6 month tilt away from the sun.

DU Has NOT Changed - Americans Have.

Join Nurses to Protest Wall Street June 22

Keith and staff photo - celebrating the completion of his first show.

Amanda Knox's family in debt over $1 million after almost 4 years.

Jon Stewart: 'Fox edited me to seem like a woman having a nervous breakdown'

Is Rupert in trouble? Real trouble?

Is Rupert in trouble? Real trouble?

Is It Me, Or Are These Hamsher Threads An Early Loyalty/Purity Test

this is not about 911 anymore...

Holy Shit! I didn't know Republicans could do that.

Why the GOP should nominate Barack Obama in 2012

Strange, amusing, ineffective

PDA Kicks off Campaign to End Corporate Rule

Michigan lawmaker introduces bill that would criminalize invasive TSA searches

Jon Stewart Has Is Slightly Wrong About Fox News

Walmart, "Too Big to Sue" per SCOTUS. n/t

Missouri River Flood updates

So Jane Hamsher is PAID by REPUBLICANS to run campaigns against DEMOCRATS?

Does Arne approve of the law to let emergency managers "fire local officials, cancel contracts,

And as if Keith's new version of Countdown wasn't good enough all by itself

Post links to your favorite columns by Jane Hamsher, American commentator.

Bristol Palin Reveals True Feelings About the McCains, 'Dancing With the Stars,' Levi Johnston

Our rulers don’t require our existence anymore

TSA doing patdowns at cars/subway/ferry/bus, aiding immigration checks

TSA doing patdowns at cars/subway/ferry/bus, aiding immigration checks

Just saw a Dave Chappelle skit.

Have a great Midsummer

New season of Breaking Bad starts soon!

Painting perv

Is that a missile, or are you happy to see me?

One of the eagles is flying from branch to branch

I want something to eat... maybe this?

Going After the Youth Market... LOL

PHOTO from MiddleFingerFamily album reveals why MFM remains terrified of The Magic Kingdom©

That's not the piñata

George R.R. Martin's worldview (Game of Thrones)

when did tipping/gifting the school bus driver start?

Got my disabled parking permit today ...

For some reason, I just can't say 'ham.' It has to be 'jamon'

RIP Wild Man Fischer (Just heard)

Seriously can I have the raw meat ad back please! I'm tired of looking at the dildo

This shit can cause accidents


A Crappy End to a Wedding

When I open a coffee shop, what should the baristas wear?

Photo: MiddleFingerMom sees MiddleFingerBird as a true "maverick" among his back yard denizens.

WOW! PICTURE = 1000 WORDS! This is EXACTLY what my decades of working in a cubicle felt like.

Mood Music: "Piss up a Rope" in E, by Ween

Why can't I have a pet Kangaroo??

I told you they don't have souls


Disco Inferno

Well, I just rescued my cat Brigid from behind the bookcases in the living room.

Never never gonna give you up

You sexy thing

I Will Survive

Anybody who orders this should be FORCED to finish it all...

"She" by Grand Avenue: some moody, U2-ish, drone-y, feedback-y reverie for your Tuesday afternoon.

Rock Steady

Good Times

If you are going to go after a run-away truck...

Every 1's a winner

My Latest Show is up… Check it out!

"...or just the sinkin' sound of something righteous going under?" Livin' in the Future

CMW's new desk lamp ...

"Bikini wearing baristas" is the phrase for today. Modify a thread title to include "bikini wearing

Anna Nicole "Skyscraper" outtakes. For the academy's consideration

does anyone know about transferring frequent flyer miles?

My first, my last, my everything

Go gnaw on some wood

Do you consider coffee houses with fully clothed baristas offensive?

Does anyone know anything about skin cancer?

I always forget the "top" link on DU pages.

Photographic PROOF that all of the GOOD ONES really ARE taken. Or about to be taken.

Would you buy anything from this man?

Don't Leave Me This Way

I think DIE HARD would have been better with less humor

The little nugget makes it to a year (my grandson)

PHOTO: Well, I GUESS that's true, but...

DU ladies! I have a business idea:

Oh my Goodness, Huntsman is dead meat

Forget Rosie Larsen. I still don't know who killed Laura Palmer.

A couple of hypothetical morbid questions for your Tuesday evening

Who Killed Rosie Larsen?


I found an error on Wikipedia!

You'll Never Find Another Love Like Mine

It's a Man's World

What do vegans feed their carnivorous pets?

OK, fellow IT professionals, I have to vent

How did Pete Townshend do that?

Float On

Anyone seen the James Cameron movie "Sanctum"? Is it any good?

A Very Strong Reaction to "Game of Thrones"

Most annoying voice in rock music?

Which sounds cooler?

PHOTO: MiddleFingerMom will NEVER forget that day, in college, when he traumatized his pet "Pokey"

"Men wear color in two areas"

there is/was an attorney here from NH. Anyone remember the user name?

Move to Fargo, ND or Bismarck, ND? Any other suggestions?

Without looking it up, give us ten countries where they drive on the left

Has it come down to this?: Deep-fried Kool-aide balls.

Songs about SUMMER!

So, your bully from HS...

"Lost" actor Doug Hutchison, 51, marries 16 year old

Post some long songs for the longest day. The End by the Doors.

I am 32 today. And it is freaking me out.

Weird Al parodies Lady Gaga!

Today I lost one of the most important people in my life...

Undeleted Sub-thread

My Co-driver and I are going to start making infovideos for New Truck Drivers.

So will Megan Fox go back to temping in an office?

PG&E knew about its shoddy record-keeping of natural gas pipelines as early as 1992

Drinks all around! I just closed on my condo

Recalls of Imported Foods Are Flawed, a Government Audit Reports

Judge Approves $3.4 Billion in Indian Royalties Settlement

John Bolton slams Jon Huntsman, keeps option open for presidential run

Want to hear a crazy (but true!) grocery store line story?

22 Killed in Suicide Car Bombings South of Baghdad

Howard Dean is STILL awesome!!!

Arab Spring stirs plea from Suu Kyi

I quit smoking 3 years ago. Tell me not to smoke tonight. I really want to.

Iran deputy foreign minister quits amid power struggle

**New Tuesday Update on MFM--Minor Setbacks Edition**

$1 Billion in Homeowner Aid Offered

Tornado sirens force evacuation of Omaha stadium

Essex Teen Arrested In FBI Global Hacking Probe

Feds Sue Bankers Over Fall in Bonds

Global warming alert as sea level rise said to be fastest rate for 2,100 years

Marine life facing mass extinction, report says

Man robs bank for $1 to get medical care in jail

Yemeni president to return this week, official says

Yemeni president to return this week, official says

Yemeni president to return this week, official says

Bristol Palin Reveals True Feelings About the McCains, 'Dancing With the Stars,' Levi Johnston

Hacking Group LulzSec trying to incite 'cyber riot'

Gunshots Fired, Two People Are Injured in ‘Major’ Belfast Riot, Police Say

Lynn Woolsey Retirement Announcement Expected Next Week: Report

Gingrich campaign finance team quits

Okinawa row: Japan and US drop Futenma airbase deadline

(Texas, Florida) Wildfires force evacuation, claim 2 lives

Oceans heading for mass extinctions, experts warn

World Food Prize Winners: Former Ghana, Brazil Presidents Lauded For Fight Against Hunger

Anyone remember the movie "The Day After"? I watched it yesterday

'Times' Reporter (Jim Risen) To Challenge Subpoena In Leak Case

Pro-Gay Marriage NY Lawmaker: ‘I’m A Republican — I Was Born That Way’

Michelle Obama meets with Nelson Mandela as she begins Africa tour

Union Representing Boeing Workers Files Ethics Complaint Against GOP Sen. Lindsay Graham

13 Facts About Military Spending That Will Make Your Head Explode

22 Indonesians Awaiting Beheading in Saudi Arabia: Minister

Arab League chief admits second thoughts about Libya air strikes

Glitch in Obama's health care law

Jon Huntsman Called Weasel, Runs For President

Mark Kelly retiring from NASA to be with wife.

N.L.R.B. Rules Would Streamline Unionizing

Teenager arrested in Essex over LulzSec hacking attacks

Sarah and Bristol Palin Trademark Their Names

Labor Board Says It Has Acted Appropriately Against Boeing

Kidnap girl, 9, forced to wear suicide bomb vest


Feds nab 2,400 in illegal immigrant sting

APNewsBreak: A twist in Obama's health care law

Board (NLRB) proposes rules to reform pre- and post-election representation case procedures

Ban on new uranium mines near Grand Canyon extended

STOCK MARKET WATCH, Tuesday, June 21, 2011

Angry Buzz rises among neighbors of beekeepers

Huntsman Campaign Launch Begins Day with Misspelling of His Own Name

Senate unanimously approves Panetta as Pentagon chief

NATO says US contribution essential in Libya

AP Exclusive: Medicaid for the middle class?

F.B.I. Seizes Web Servers, Knocking Sites Offline

GOP Blocks Jobs Bill That Included Repeal Of Ethanol Tax Credit, Dozens Of Other Amendments

GAO: leaks at aging nuke sites difficult to detect

Clinton backs 'brave' Saudi women driver protest

Tritium leaks found at many (- at least 48 of 65 - US) nuke (power) sites. (Often into groundwater)

1000s march in Luxembourg against austerity plans

Anyone remember the movie "The Day Before"? I am watchin it tomorrow.

It's First day of Summer - Post a movie, song, tv show or book with the word Summer in the Title

Ban Ki-moon wins second-term as UN Secretary General

KBR attorneys question woman’s Iraq rape allegations, history

Calls Grow for Greek Marshall Plan.

After 17 years, Pentagon renovation is complete

Treasury plans for Greece to go bust

Barack Obama and Pentagon split on Afghanistan pullout

(California) Controller: legislators will not collect their pay (due to incomplete budget)

Venezuelan prelates defied pope over efforts to oust Chavez, cables show

CREW files ethics complaint against Vitter for 'bribery' of Interior secretary

Man arrested for battery in Capitol altercation (WI)

J.P. Morgan to Pay $153.6 Million to Settle SEC Charges

Greek government wins vote of confidence

Debt talks: Democrat Kent Conrad, Senate budget chair, says $2 trillion not enough

Mahmoud Ahmadinejad faces impeachment threat

Sanders: ’5 million seniors face the threat of hunger’

Libya conflict: Nato loses drone helicopter

Kerry and McCain Introduce Libya Resolution

Fire was likely started by illegal immigrants, Dever says

AP Source: NFL Owners, Players to Meet Again (hope it will be to ratify a new collective contract)

Newt Gingrich had second line of credit at Tiffany and Co.

Keith Olbermann's 'Countdown' Beats CNN in Target Demo

Giada De Laurentiis. You are either a FAN, or you are NOT a fan. There is no middle ground.

FDA reveals bigger, graphic warning labels for cigarette packages

What was the most USELESS extra curricular course you've ever taken?

Brush With Nature: tell us about your run-ins with creatures from the great outdoors.

DAMN!! another Progressive to announce retirement

TPM: Jon Huntsman To Kick Off His Campaign By Tying Himself To Paul Ryan

Zzzzzz - oh, i'm sorry. I was watching Huntsman's announcement and nodded off ...

Obama Warns Of New U.S. Tactical Spats With Israel

Politico: The Huntsman turnout

National Journal's Hotline: Huntsman Draws Response from Obama Campaign

TN-Pres: Obama leads in Volunteer State, according to Vandy poll

Krugman: McKinsey Pulls Back the Curtain

Van Jones To Fox News: Cease And Desist!

Hoyer: Defunding Libya Undermines NATO

Rule would make employers disclose more about anti-union work

Uh-oh. More troubles for *snicker* Newt.

Obama expected to announce plan to withdraw 30,000 U.S. troops from Afghanistan by end of 2012

Are those that provide advice to our military leaders and them to the President

Rick Perry Gay Rumors: Governor's Aides Prepared To Tackle Allegations Should They Resurface

Multi-Hundred Millionaire Mitt Romney Struggles to Find Non-$100 Bill in Wallet

Salon on Huntsman: Does the media's candidate have a prayer?

Is the Obama admin lying about his 1996 gay marriage support, or did an aide forge his response?

Markos Moulitsas to Keith Olbermann: I will do everything possible to make your show a success.

AP Exclusive: Medicaid for the middle class?

"Presidents, on the other hand, are supposed to make progress, whether progressives like it or not."

The Obama charm with a crying baby

"Earth to the Left: Obama Is Into You"

Connecticut readies for another closely watched US Senate race

Governors poll ratings

Two senators lobby to allow U.S. troops in Libya

John Huntsman is Mr. Rogers in a Party Full of Crazed Lunatics


Poll: Bachmann surges to primary lead

John S Hall A Good Hard Look


TDPS: Anyone surprised by huge Obama donations from Wall Street fat cats?

PBS NewsHour: Amid Push for Talks With Taliban, Where Do Rights of Afghan Women Fit In?

James O'Keefe confuses truth with lies

Code Pink Supports Palestinian Women Activists

PBS NewsHour: N.Y. Teacher Takes Students on a Virtual Trip to Learn Realities of Refugee Life

Greenwald: Obama's Punishment of Manning a Criminal Offense: Article 13 USCMJ

Sarah Palin meets Michele Bachmann

Papantonio: Conservatives Turn Colleges Into Ayn Rand Universities

Man is a Hoax

Resisting the Police State | THE PLAIN TRUTH by Judge Napolitano

Thom Hartmann: Free Trade - selling off America

Hostages Trapped Inside Walmart Insisting They Never Shop At Walmart

Company Across the Street

Tracy Morgan speaks out in support of LGBT people in Nashville

TDPS: Is this kid too old to be breastfeeding?

500 foot crack in the earth appears in Michigan

KO: Karl Rove & Liz Cheney Encourage Republicans To Attack Obama for Not Doing Enough In Libya!

The Job-killing Korea Trade Deal: NAFTA with Korea

DOMA is Indefensible - A Message from Melanie Sloan

Thom Hartmann: Nuclear Power - We almost Lost Nebraska

Thom Hartmann: Why Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas must be impeached

Barack Obama: Gimmie that Baby......... I GOT THIS!

Young Turks: NJ Governor Goes Off On Constituent

Maddow: GOP Blocks Everything Obama

Howard Dean: "I'm not a fan of primarying President Obama, If I were I'd do it myself"

Who is a nuclear threat to the United States?

Meghan McCain REFUDIATES Bristol Palin's claim that she ignored her during first visit

Armadillo desperate for water in Texas drought, braves humans for drink from hose (cute, but...)

New Wave of Reason (DJ Logic Remix)

Keith Olbermann Goes After MSNBC On His First NEW Show!

Thom Hartmann: Should billionaires sitting on their butts collecting dividend checks pay 0 taxes?

Rachel Maddow Discusses Clarence Thomas -

Extremely graphic footage: Libyan children killed by NATO bombs

Japan Times: Time to give nuke watchdog teeth

Colombia violating FTA labor agreements through union reprisals: US Union

Eugene Robinson: Obama Is Wrong on War Powers

Paving the Road to a Hungrier, Unhealthier, and Less-Educated Nation

How China unfairly bests the U.S.

PIMCO Founder To Deficit-Obsessed Congress: Get Back To Reality

Say what you will, it's a war in Libya

the week in pictures {independent uk}

German media fuels public resentment over Greek bailout

Military 'should stick to fighting', says David Cameron

Sea Levels Rising Faster Then Ever Seen: Yahoo News, Live

Kenyucky terrorism case

Report Warns Of Mass Extinction From Current Rate Of Marine Distress -HuffPo

Jon Huntsman Provides 'Seinfeldian' Explanation For Misspelling of Own Name

Money Anxiety Index Latest Indicator of a Double-Dip

Pledging Allegiance to Peace

The Land of Dik Diks and Pangolins

Colombia trade deal doesn’t pass the smell test

WSJ: The GOP Myth of 'Job-Killing' Spending

“If a Tree Falls”: New Documentary on Daniel McGowan, Earth Liberation Front and Green Scare

Green Lantern

Why Rick Perry would be a really really bad president.

What "Freedom" and "Liberty" mean to the Republican Conservatives

Bill O'Reilly Interviews Rapper Lupe Fiasco - 06/20/11

Japan - Kan seems to be holding out for important renewable legislation...

America: The Grim Truth

The 3 Wings of the Republican Party: The Crazies, the Corporatists ... and Democrats

RSPB wildlife warning over EU farmland funding {cuts} (BBC)

Japan Times: Rules set for disposal of hot debris

Chile court suspends Patagonian HidroAysen dam project (BBC)

Utility Integrated Solar Power Grew 100% in 2010

Jersey Central Power & Light ranked in top 10 for new solar installations Jersey Central Power & Li

Firm selects Vineland NJ site for solar field

"Radioactive Tritium has Leaked From 75% of U.S. Nuke Plants —

Toon: Why it's called 'internal combustion'

House rebukes looming FDA Frankenfish approval

Westinghouse to Begin Fuel Shipments to (under construction) Watts Bar Unit 2

Huntsman (The "Different" GOP Candidate) Scrambling Frantically Away From Past Climate Statements

New Bolivian Law Includes Explicit Provision That Nation Will Produce, Control Its Own Seed Stocks

Peak oil review - June 20

Elwha River Dam Powerplants Offline Or Going Down; Demolition Begins 9/17

GE to deliver 4.5 Mw Direct Drive wind turbine for offshore application in Sweden

Are there really more earthquakes these days?

Heritage Foundation Wastes No Time Spinning Court Ruling On Greenhouse Gas Emissions

Cryosat mission delivers first sea-ice map (BBC)

It Has Begun

Nuclear-armed countries to spend $1,000bn this decade

Sylvia Earle: If the sea is in trouble, we are all in trouble

CNN - Marine life facing mass extinction, report says

U.S. nuke regulators weaken safety rules

What mother nature thinks of us

UC San Diego Researchers Create Tool to Put the Lid on Solar Power Fluctuations

solar-powered window technololgy

Scientists are sounding the alarm: the mysterious cracks appear across the planet

Madison to kill up to 350 Canada geese

"politicians have sought to...destroy the reputations of scientists"

Daiichi Contaminated Water Containment?

Nuclear Energy: Arnie Gundersen Going International

God Diagnosed With Bipolar Disorder

37 Practices of a Bodhisattva (Togme Zongpo | c.1300)

What Mother Nature thinks of us

Evangelist pleads guilty in Ky. fraud case

Porky Pig's Pledge

Agnosticism is closed minded.

Obama's Evolution Will Be Televised -- and Questioned

WHO urges equal access to HIV services for gay men

Epicurus's riddle

Barack Obama should come out for gay marriage already

Trial starts for Methodist minister who officiated same-sex wedding in Menomonie

Who decides what’s medically necessary?

The Love Between Krishna and Jesus

ICE Softens Its Stance on DREAM Act Kids, but Still Hazy On Gays

Saugatuck Schools Reject Coming-Out Video

A Case for LGBT-Friendly Work Environments

Lawsuit challenges homophobic Tenn. law

Alyssa Campanella, Miss USA, Supports Gay Marriage Group NOH8 Campaign

Criminalizing Homosexuality Risks World Health, Report Finds

Pink Shoes cites Yale Divinity grad Jonathan Dudley. Great quote.

New HIV cases drop among gay,Bisexual men in California

Marine Leader Urges Excellence, Compassion in DADT Repeal

NY gay marriage showdown could be Wednesday

I want full, total equality, and I am NOT getting married

In case you hadn’t noticed, Texas is now down to just 3 openly gay city council members

An experiment that failed: Time for the discredited “ex-gay” myth to go away

NY Marriage Equality: Republican Senator Voting Yes Issues Major Warning

I remember, won't you join me & remember too. Remember a loved one or friend that you have lost.

Obama has provided NO evidence of his supposed "evolution" on same-sex marriage

What do the words "evolution" or "evolving" mean to you?