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Archives: July 11, 2011

DSCC Chair Sen. Murray appeal to Koch PAC for contribution was a staff/database error

869 Older Workers Will Lose Jobs Program in Oregon

869 Older Workers Will Lose Jobs Program in Oregon

Analysts say Arkansas Democrats did themselves no favors in congressional redistricting

Arpaio introducing 'Vamos Jose' underwear

The money from the payroll taxes is suppose to go into a "trust fund"...

What WikiLeaks Reveal About Corporatism Dominating American Foreign Policy

Another flood casualty: common sense

Is there a link to watch MSNBC or CNN live? I know they've

Looking for a political comic- deficit boat, gop, big crocodile, little animal,

If Geithner leaves in the "foreseeable future" - sooner rather than later -

The only crisis here is the one the Republicans are making

question for those living in the midwest

Bors Toon: The Situation Room

Roman Pinal and the United Farm Workers Union.

First they came for Reykjavik, then Dublin, then Athens, now Rome......

First they came for Reykjavik, then Dublin, then Athens, now Rome......

Blast at Islamabad arms depot, 5 killed in suicide bombing

Chained CPI = counpounded interest, only in reverse

Milly Dowler's mum and sister call on Rebekah Brooks to quit

"God told me to tell you that you're a Right Wing asshole"

Toon: The Unavoidable Story

Syntagma--are we a part of this or

Will the hacking scandal bring down the Coalition government

Medicare anti-fraud system launched

Self-deleted by member

Facing the truth Why a man’s face can lie but still produce orgasms

Fox's Media Criticism Show Covers Casey Anthony, But Not Murdoch's News Of The World Scandal

Fox's Media Criticism Show Covers Casey Anthony, But Not Murdoch's News Of The World Scandal

Why the current situation prevents the House from being legislative.

Why Rupert Murdoch Love$ God: World's Biggest Sleaze Mogul Also Gets Rich from Christian Moralizers

US moves toward Afghan guerrilla war

Mass. city to pay wedded gay workers to offset tax

That vile bile spewer of ReTHUG talking points

Iraq War--Murdoch's Publications

U.S. is using electronic warfare to attack in waves

Al fresco vs al desko: Death to le sandwich

Start calling the Boehner Bone-head (202) 224-3121

EIA Report: Renewables Surpass Nuclear Output

Debt limit big lie: "The federal gub'mint can just cut back spending like a normal family"

The Republicans Endorse Shared Sacrifice!! Finally

Central Falls, R.I., struggles to step back from financial abyss

A Pipeline Runs Through It (and 88 more in just Montana)

NIssan Leaf Commercial: Get your hankies ready.

Iraq War veteran on Manning, the media and the military

States Running Out Of Blue-Collar Jobs

Bachmann Tops Romney in Iowa GOP poll

Conservatives hack President Obama's brain, make him utter Fox News slogan: "Fair and Balanced"

Conservatives hack President Obama's brain, make him utter Fox News slogan: "Fair and Balanced"

The big BIG **BIG** Lie: "Nobody wants their taxes raised."

another 200 tanks sold

Newsweek's absolutely disgusting puff-peice on Palin...

Christie Vetoes Vital Funding For Low-Income Workers To Give Wealthy School Districts More Money

Establishmentarianism!

Debt ceiling? No problemo!

my deficit reduction plan

(NYC) Subway Crush No Longer Gets Weekends Off

Gordon Brown will announce that Murdoch's Sunday Times

Is It a Coincidence?

"Might not make my Party happy." "Might work on a tax plan that would lower everyone's rates."

As i listen to the President, the curtain is being pulled back on some of the ugliest manipulations

Panetta to Discuss Iraqi Troop Levels (Beyond 2011)

NPeeArrgh has a program on now (Diane Rehm show) INSISTING that Medicare and SS MUST be cut!

Do you agree with Obama that Social Security, Medicare, & Medicaid are "sacred cows" for Democrats?

Where Has This Obama Been?

Where The Money Went -by Paul Krugman: "So much for “we tried Keynesian policies & they didn’t work"

I never expected a pony, but I also never expected to see Obama slaughter a pony on live TV

The people around me at work and home have NO idea there is a huge crisis facing us

Anybody want some?

MURDOCH'S Watergate Reaches America with Allegations of 9/11 VICTIMS' HACK

US: Aging Boomers Strain Cities Built for the Young

Brian McFadden's Solutions for Saving the Space Program

How Kasich's union busting could tip the 2012 election

and now for your moment of Oy.....Fed Data Cruncher Finds No New Normal Unemployment

Live Feed of Presidential Remarks

***PREZO ON NOW.

Want to see just how deranged the right-wing is?

So no closing loopholes on corporate taxes until 2013

David Cameron's plan to put public services up for sale in the UK

Tribe sues Nebraska officials over doctor riff

Nancy Pelosi's Phone Number

Nancy Pelosi's Phone Number

President Obama is not playing poker. No, he's playing poke us...

Bachmann Was A Tax Collector For What She’s Called ‘The Most Heartless

Oregon lawmakers give tribal police full authority

Something just happened here close to Pismo Beach.

Bolivia Withdraws from UN Treaty That Limits Chewing Coca Leaf

President Obama announces that food stamps will now work at pet supply stores.

IMHO if Democrats side with SS/Medicare cuts, it's time to redefine the focus of DU

So How Are You Preparing For a Post Debt Ceiling Life..

Remember that one time George Bush said Nancy Pelosi is a good woman who really cares about America?

"John Boehner is a good man who really cares about America."

ATF’s Fast and Furious Seems Colored With Shades of Iran/Contra Scandal

Curioser and Curioser. The scandal has now reached The Times.

The social security myth

Thousands of Native Athletes Head to Milwaukee for U.S. Indigenous Games

Maybe Libya Should Fear The Rebels As Much As It Fears Qaddafi

If we're only looking forwards & not backwards, then why look at the Bu$h tax cuts?

There are two words to describe the President's News Conference

Yahoo/The Ticket - Bachmann narrowly leads Romney in new Iowa poll

London museum says it will show a lost Leonardo

The Rude Pundit: Live Whiskey-Blogging the President's News Conference

This is how I feel about Geithner's Statement yesterday on MTP

Hoping for a government shutdown.

Should Jim McGovern consider running this year for the Democratic nomination for president?

Anthony and Huma

So, what would happen if the negotiations on the debt were televised?

I Think It Is Time Once Again For... "It's The Inequality, Stupid"

Geithner Wants Biggest Budget-Deficit Cut Possible Now, No Short-Term Deal

Geithner Wants Biggest Budget-Deficit Cut Possible Now, No Short-Term Deal

The Dow Is Down 145 Points - Is Wall Street Sensing No Debt Ceiling Deal?.......

must read article : Senators' investment portfolios show abnormally high returns

White House says Boehner balked over taxes, not entitlements

A Vigorous Prosecution of Strauss-Kahn Is Urged

News Corp bid for BSkyB referred to regulator

"It is hard to persuade people to do hard stuff that entails trimming benefits..."

Obama should say I have agreed to 4 trillion in spending cuts and changes

Mr. Hartmann...

BigBrotherRupert'sEthics on display as sunday times hacking

Fort Bragg Support Of Graham Evangelistic Event Broke Military Rules, Watchdog Group Says

Taking a break from politics, here is a story about a principal from hell.

Dejablue

Cisco May Cut About 5,000 Jobs: Analyst

We can't help the economy? Or won't? (Krugman)

Both stay-at-home and work-outside-the-home moms feel overwhelmed

Embarrassment on Morning Joe today.

Need a job? How's this for an ad?

Sometimes it is what it is...

Hi, boys. I want to be your president.

An Update on the Minnesota Shutdown

I've said for months that the debt ceiling fight would be tied to the NFL lockout.

I've said for months that the debt ceiling fight would be tied to the NFL lockout.

Bullshit Mr. president, make them blink, call their bluff stop dancing on the head of a pin

Shareholders sue News Corp. over hacking scandal

Bible's 'Obey' Edict Snarls Bachmann Presidency

The black fist of socialism ... YEAH RIGHT

3 possible scenarios from the social security administration.

Portugal, Spain, Italy Debt Sales Reach Panic Levels

Gods dammit. WHY do I read the comments section of the paper?

Memory lane--folks in this admin have been looking to cut SS since Nov 2008?

Quote of the day:

shut up John Boner ... facts are facts

If you think the debt crisis is important, take a look at my local paper front page today

If you think the debt crisis is important, take a look at my local paper front page today

Boehner holding press conference right now

It's not just the Democrats that are worried about what they are going to run on in 2012.

San Francisco’s Bay Bridge Gets 5,300-Ton Steel Span Delivery from China

Rick Santorum, white courtesy phone. Only YOU can help us with THIS one.

Seriously, could Michelle Bachmann get any more stupider??!!!

You know, it occurs to me now, isn't it funny, 'you can't cut defense because those are jobs!'

I know what the USA needs.

It is not a tax hike if ........

Wake him up before he go-goes...to Give Evidence in Phone Hacking Scandal!

The wit and wisdom of Dwight D. Eisenhower on taxes and other important issues

Since there won't be any Social Security left when I retire - how do I stop putting $$ into it?

Would Social Security Cuts Bring People Out in the Streets?

Would Social Security Cuts Bring People Out in the Streets?

Why are there are so many Americans that don't understand how Social Security works?

Democrats Make Better Lovers...

A Simple Solution

Wow. Bachmann? Really?

Sarah Palin Infected by Amygdala Strain

Sarah Palin Infected by Amygdala Strain

Sarah Palin Infected by Amygdala Strain

Reaction to homeless is unsettling

Victory for Media Diversity: Court Strikes Down FCC’s Attempt to Relax Media Ownership Rules

Victory for Media Diversity: Court Strikes Down FCC’s Attempt to Relax Media Ownership Rules

Expiring extension of unemployment to cost us all, at least 37 billion dollars down the drain

Wondering about the rock we're standing on...

How will News Corp pay for fines and legal fees?

France Bans Fracking for Shale Gas

France Bans Fracking for Shale Gas

Bush-Obama taxcuts-- extension to 2013? Really?

Chicken Meet Pig

what about that lawsuit per nepotism and NewsCorp filed last Spring?

National Education Policy Institute analysis challenges Jeb Bush’s ‘Florida Formula’ for ed reform

National Education Policy Institute analysis challenges Jeb Bush’s ‘Florida Formula’ for ed reform

Amended News Corp. Lawsuit Says Hacking Claims Show ‘Culture Run Amuck’

David Cameron "I had no specific information." (About Andy Coulson)

"News of the World Reporters Probably Tried to Hack 9/11 Victims’ Phones, Too"

Sometimes ya just gotta wonder. . .

Shareholders sue News Corp. over hacking scandal

The Republican Pledge Fetish

Moving Hawaii From Energy Disaster to Energy Miracle

My Congressman will introduce this bill today:

Contrast...

just heard on Hartman as Obama was praising Boehner

FDR: "....no damn politician can ever scrap my social security program"

France to rebalance its energy mix in favour of renewables

FIFA Women's world cup - USA v Brazil

Why do religions get a pass when it comes to gender discrimination?

Funding for Crucial Space Telescope in Danger

So, about this Casey Anthony coverage ...

So will the WH announce a debt limit "agreement" if the Dems decide not to support it?

Best job ever

Would Murdoch's UK phonesnooping be illegal in the U.S?

Paul Ryan's $700-Wine-Sipping Buddies: Hedge Fund Manager And University Of Chicago Economist

Obama to GOP on debt deal: Let's go!

As the budget crisis debate on DU crescendoes...

Take Back the American Dream conference

Boehner intransigent.

Let's Stop Teaching Roman Numerals Along W/Cursive. Forget Dial Clocks. We Stopped Civics Classes

10 reasons why I vote Republican

Tweety on the Bachmann signing of that Xtian crap about African

McConnell On Casey Anthony Trial: It Means Terrorists Could Win

Shipping container for the needy nears completion in St. Augustine

Shipping container for the needy nears completion in St. Augustine

Well Gee Wiz...I just stopped by Fox Noise (online) and nothing about Wire-Tapping

The Why

Republicans Say They’ve Already Agreed To A Concession In Debt Fight: Raising The Debt Limit

Anyone have a good 2012 Electoral map forecast?

Boehner not budging on Taxes, despite Obama's kind words

Anonymous Leaks 90,000 Military/Private contractors Email Accounts

In some sense, what Obama is doing is neither chess, nor is it poker, because if it was

major asshole garrett

Call for congressional investigation into NewsCorp hacking (9-11 victims and more)

Sean Hannity said Obama isn't telling the truth during his radio show

Could This Be The End of the New York Post and Fox?

for your entertainment - the usually rabidly right Indystar comments on Palin... f

Boehner tax breaks for the rich do not create jobs

WikiLeaks: Haiti Disaster Capitalism's Latest Electroshock Patient

Apple Seeks to Block HTC Tablets, Phones

sarah palin is on the cover of newsweek....?

sarah palin is on the cover of newsweek....?

A Real Democratic statement on Republicans by Harry S. Truman

Bipartisan Trio Says Tax Oil to Fund U.S. Infrastructure

A strange development (to me, al least) in the Murdoch strategy.

A strange development (to me, al least) in the Murdoch strategy.

"Congresswoman Bachmann believe[s] that slavery was horrible and economic enslavement is also

Will You Buy Your Power From a Store?

Democratic leader calls on Scott Walker to reject maps

Cannot afford medication? HMO answer- remove testicles!

Do you see the absurd hypocrisy?

Why Socialism?

House GOP balks at defense cuts

House GOP balks at defense cuts

Obama Increases Pressure on Republicans on Debt

Planned Parenthood Defunded In New Hampshire

Obama needs your help. He wants to take political heat. Help him find hot button areas to work on.

First Eyjafjallajokull, then Grimsvotn ...... now Katla

Democrats for "meaner" government check in here! How mean can we be?

Bachman, Palin, The Army of Joel, and Theocracy

‘Loss of faith’ in TV news makes CTV reporter quit his job

‘Loss of faith’ in TV news makes CTV reporter quit his job

Finish the sentence: "James Murdoch defending Rebekah Brooks' "very good" ethics is like _______."

If you want to know what is wrong with Medicare funding

We were clubbing those bastards over the head

We were clubbing those bastards over the head

Massachusetts governor signs budget, health curbs next

I watched MSNBC today for the first time in quite a while . . . . . .

The Fall Of The HOUSE Of MURDOCH

Is Obama betting on the fact that the Ruthug candidate (whoever it will be) will be so repulsive

Who is the primary adviser to this President?

Healthy eating does NOT include 100% abstinence from junk food

Some things don't seem to change...

teabagger congress critter looks like the cat who ate a mouse on MSNBC

teabagger congress critter looks like the cat who ate a mouse on MSNBC

Leading article: A growing stench of lies and cover-up

10 years of Bush Tax Cuts and Where are the Jobs

DUer Mineral Man: Could you explain Obama's statements on Medicare?

Dow Jones-Wall Street Journal Head Drawn Into Murdoch UK Phone Jacking Scandal

Michele Bachmann Exposes 23 Minors to Possible Pedophile?

On Voting for President Obama again.

On Voting for President Obama again.

Obama Offered To Raise Medicare Eligibility Age As Part Of Grand Debt Deal

Murdoch will be dead before this investigation is completed

Murdoch will be dead before this investigation is completed

First the benefit cuts, so "everybody feels the ground is stable under our feet..."

David Cameron Resign Now Facebook Page

Joe Biden for President!

I Thought I'd Get A More Creative Response From DU'ers On My Jobs Idea......

Obama Urges Independent Agencies to Shed Burdensome Rules

To reduce the deficit and save S.S., Medicaid and Medicare, we should make the ultimate sacrifice:

God forbid we cut cursive.

Royal Family e-mails hacked/ phone too- This is gonna get nasty

Grayson Will Run Again

There's Nothing Wrong With Being Wealthy But Nobody Loves A Cheater

JFK knew how to use a presser to shame unrepentant assholes

our media.

why has no one even mentioned negotiating drug prices for medicare?

For GOP Tax Increases Not Just a Sacred Cow, But the Whole Farm

The President is about to speak...

George Carlin --The American Dream

Apple bringing Tesla technology to a living room near you? - wireless electricity!

Guy questions judge over an earlier contempt decision. Judge orders him arrested

Once Upon a Time There Were Pensions

ABC News first story tonite was about Bachmann's Clinic-

Can I be the President for five minutes?

It's a con and working class Americans are the marks.

Governance. Not politics.

ABC News leads off with Bachmann: Pray Away the Gay at Candidate's Clinic?

Very simple way to stop breast feeding in restaurants

So NewsCorp hacked 9/11 victims?

Researchers embedded themselves in the Greater Boston Tea Party...

Tweety

Tweety

Krugman to Teachers' Union: You're Not to Blame for the Economic Crisis

The catastrophic debt ceiling debate - James K. Galbraith

A Email from Media Matters for America. Asking us to get Congress to investigate NewsCorp Here

A Email from Media Matters for America. Asking us to get Congress to investigate NewsCorp Here

Colorado Summer

And Yet... Here Are Some Silly, Naive, Progressive Ideas To Keep In Mind...

Eric Cantor Hit By Democrats For Potentially Profiting From U.S. Default

MILITARY MIGHT In The Name of Who?

Talk about tanking: Bristol Palin's book debuts at #21 on the NYTimes Bestseller list

Police Reports Show Different Side of Bachmann

FactCheck.org: Sen. Jeff Sessions (R) Wrong on Bush Tax Cuts

How many more times do we need to get blackmailed before we call their fucking bluff?

Did Al Sharpton take Cenk's show from him? n/t

Evidence: GOP State Senator Blackmailed Into Voting For Scott Walker’s union-busting proposal.

toon: Creating a Vibrant Economy...

Headline Juxtaposition of the Day

Repugs and gun safety

Japan can't say when nuclear reactors will restart

Transcript: Boner on Laura Ingraham .... Delete if already posted

Makeshift malls slow to open (JAPAN)

I love this...

It’s a Season of Recalls for Voters in Wisconsin

Illinois Supreme Court Rules In Favor of Funding $31 Billion Of Vital Construction Projects

Illinois Supreme Court Rules In Favor of Funding $31 Billion Of Vital Construction Projects

Some of the many similarities between Nazis and Republicans

Snowe: No Medicare Or Social Security Cuts In Debt Deal

Do you all know that Contessa Brewer (MSNBC) lost her baby ?

A crisis of British institutions?

Evacuation shelters plagued by heat, stench (JAPAN)

"50 U.S. Health Care Statistics That Will Absolutely Astonish You."

NOTW reporters tried to access 9/11 phone data: report

NOTW reporters tried to access 9/11 phone data: report

Delaying Medicare eligibility is bad for health.

McConnell cites Anthony trial outcome as reason not to try terrorists in US

really good interview - David House co-founder of the Bradley Manning Support Network

Countdown tonight, special comment on why Obama must NOT touch Medicare

Special Comment: The Nation's Purpose - by Keith Olbermann

Rep. Corrine Brown calls her meandering district the ‘most popular’ in America

Well... You Tell Me...

Obama Offered To Raise Medicare Eligibility Age As Part Of Grand Debt Deal

Keith... Is... Kicking... Ass...

Omaha civil rights leader dies

People go nuts over free Slurpees

Thank you Keith, you never fail to knock it out of the park. If we can not

Thank You DUers!!! I read my mom all your birthday wishes this afternoon

M-Live poll: Are teachers overpaid?

Republican wants 51st state from southern CA that excludes LA, Santa Barbara, Ventura

I have not been in a fight in 35 years. And I know it is childish......

Estimates of the Effects of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act

msnbc just showed Michele Bachmann ahead in a poll over Romney....

Watching Obama on CSPAN. He just said he's open to SS, Medicare, Medicaid "Changes"

6 Atlanta cops FIRED over gay nightclub raid

6 Atlanta cops FIRED over gay nightclub raid

Big Pharma screws asthma sufferers

One more thing on voter suppression…

Posted without...

Murdoch hacks into UK Politician's phone and bank... any US politicians?

And By The Way...If The Reasoning Behind Some Of These Cuts, Raises In Eligibility Age...

Amazon.com wants voters to decide sales tax issue

Judges in US, Canada approve Nortel patents sale

So who do you think will be Obama's toughest challenger ... for the GOP nomination?

Heads Up! Alan Grayson is on Ed Show right now

America---where every idiot can have a gun.

Banana attacks gorilla in Ohio

Leon Panetta channels Donald Rumsfeld

Leon Panetta channels Donald Rumsfeld

New Package. Same Ol' Brew.

No disrespect intended, but is President Obama

What are the rich going to PUT ON THE TABLE?

Longtime anti-nuclear engineer prepared to fight from within field to right wrongs (JAPAN)

175,000 Rebuild The Dreams Supporters Gathering this Weekend.

“Eat Our Peas” – Obama Pushes for Big Grand Bargain in Press Conference/ DDAY

Is the Chinese economy a model for job creation?

Are we ready to admit that capitalism has failed?

Alan Grayson to RUN for CONGRESS

Tom Tomorrow: Crisis on Glox

Press Release: FBI And SEC Urged To Investigate Murdoch's News Corp Under Foreign Corrupt Practices

Another reason to double up on that espresso or Chinese green

Another reason to double up on that espresso or Chinese green

HBO Documentary Tells Workers’ Story in Stella D’oro Strike

Obama said today that spending/benefit cuts will yield the "solid fiscal situation"

Eliot Spitzer's phone hacked?

Obama Appointed Secretary of Defense Penetta Says US Invaded Iraq Because of 9/11?!?!?!

Snowe: No Cuts to Social Security and Medicare in Debt Limit Deal

Robert Melamede, Professor of Biology at UC Colorado Springs, on the medical value of cannabis

How many members of Congress have held blue collar jobs?

Joan Baez Diffuses Right-Wing Protest At Idaho Concert (2009)

The Miss USA Pageant and America’s “Dummy Map”

Why "Caylees law" is a bad idea

DOD refuses gay man re-enlistment because of DADT, in defiance of court order

Mark Thompson is a Progressive talk show host on Sirius left check out

The Singing Godfather of Pizza...

Rep. Grijalva E-Mail: "We categorically oppose ANY benefit/eligibility cuts" to SS Medicare/Medicaid

ReTHUGS said their only task was to make Obama fail

Mandatory Monday Malloy Truthseekers check in!! Best of Malloy tonight

Steny Hoyer On Debt Ceiling: Don't Expect A Single Vote Without Revenues

Naked Capitalism: Obama's Allegiance Is to the Capitalist Classes

Shouldn't some Corporations that News Corp works with/for also be implicated?

NY Times - "Ideology Trumps Economics" - Democrats Exposing Republican Hypocrisy

Here's a Deficit Plan...

Please, President Obama, please make it stop. Hit them back. Hit them back hard.

In half a century we've gone from "Ask not what your country can do for you..." to

"Pull off the Band-Aid. Eat your peas."

Michelle Bachman The Submissive Wife

WaPo - Eugene Robinson - "Don’t blame ‘both sides’ for debt impasse" - Blame The Republicans

New York Times Op-Ed: "Barack Obama wants a right-leaning deficit deal"

"Federal Government Rules Marijuana Has No Accepted Medical Purpose"

"Balance", Grasshoppers...

I'm In. Are You? by Alan Grayson

I'm reserving judgment on Obama until I see "Teh Deal" and what is passed and signed

Mom Power! A parenting website brings down News of the World

Dems afraid Obama is giving away their electoral advantage on Medicare

Would it be possible to send anyone who says "adult conversation' to Gitmo?

The enemy of problem-solving in politics is ideological inflexibility.

The enemy of problem-solving in politics is ideological inflexibility.

My father died at 66 years, 8 months and 2 days.

Obama Urges Dems To Accept Changes To Medicare, Social Security

Is this triangulation? Or pacifying us before the rug gets pulled?

Krugman- He's Just Not that Into You

Krugman- He's Just Not that Into You

Beck: "I'll Bet You To 80 Percent Of This Audience I Sound Nuts On Some Of The Things That I Say"

Beck: "I'll Bet You To 80 Percent Of This Audience I Sound Nuts On Some Of The Things That I Say"

Obama Doesn't Want a Progressive Deficit Deal

How ignorant Americans have become! This Casey Anthony juror is afraid to go home because of this

Is there a single DUer who believes that Murdoch and his

Panetta Blames Iran for Rise in Iraq Violence

ABC Nightline doing a piece on the Bachmann Clinic tonight - This oughta be good!

ARIZONA STATE REP. POINTS HER ‘RASPBERRY-PINK’ LOADED GUN AT JOURNALIST

TOUGH negotiators.

(Washington state) A Tourism Office Falls Victim to Hard Times

The Shelters That Clinton Built

Guardian UK: Greece set to default on massive debt burden, European leaders concede

Removal of reactor fuel won't start until 2021 (JAPAN)

I'm just wondering… When Obama was at the negotiation table, where was his back up against the GOP?

Tom Tomorrow: Shiny Stone Crisis On Planet Glox!

OMG! Medicare is on the Chopping Block!

Ango-American Libya War-Lust rears its ugly head. Italy called for talks, NOW even the French, BUT

Please Have Your Credit Card Ready

How About A National Jobs Telethon?..........

Sam Stein, HuffPo: Obama Offered To Raise Medicare Eligibility Age As Part Of Grand Debt Deal

He's the President of everybody, and he's found out that the rich are waaay more fun than we are.

In case anyone was wondering, 'New Horizons spacecraft now halfway to Pluto.'

In case anyone was wondering, 'New Horizons spacecraft now halfway to Pluto.'

FUCK the department of defense

Obama Administration Requires Banks to Extend Foreclosure Forbearance for Unemployed Workers

Orrin Hatch Rips 'Perverse' Tax System That Spares Lower Middle Class

Ladies And Gentlemen, We Have A Totally New Scariest Jobs Chart Ever

Media Matters Has Fox News Scared And Desperate

GOOD NEWS STORY: Student splits $40k in winnings among runners-up

Channel 4 Just said that Queen was a target by Murdoch's minions.

Paul Krugman: "We tried to stimulate the economy, and it didn’t work." A poor excuse for inaction

Progressive group makes a rally call directed at Obama

Former Rep. Alan Grayson (D-FL) is running for office again.

To teach cursive or not to teach cursive

Scientology defector in Corpus Christi alleges harassment

In Memory of Heidi

Did anyone else just hear Keith say he was blackmailed?

DKos: Paul Ryan's Dinner Companions, Not The $350 Wine, Are The Story

Westboro church to picket Betty Ford funeral services

White House begins new push for social spending cuts

These 2 charts should become the background for every newscast in the country until people get it!

A Tale Of Two Chesapeake Bays

Campaign to split California returns.

Listen to Lawrence's description of PrezO's brilliant strategizing.

Linda Harvey: Teacher’s union gives ‘$$ incentives’ for students to be gay

Just announce that all airports will be closed as of July 31st at midnight

Really? We have a chance to try to do something about 30 and 50 year debt and

A Reminder: 300 Economists Warn Obama to focus on Jobs, not the Deficit

A vote for a repubican just ain't gunna happen

Google Realtime Shuts Down as Twitter Deal Expires

Is this a possibility?

Is this a possibility?

What an insane day reading the posts here...

If the election were held tomorrow, I would vote for Obama.

Small AZ town declares "State of Emergency" after response to Journalist's open meeting arrest.

Don't be surprised if we eventually find out ...

Don't be surprised if we eventually find out ...

"Let them eat peas"

The Richest 1% Has Tripled Its Share of the US Income Over the Past 30 Years

PHOTO of the DAY (JAPAN)

PHOTO of the DAY (JAPAN)

PHOTO of the DAY (JAPAN)

Via Joe.My.God.~Gaydar Inducts Marcus Bachmann, husband of TeaParty pres candidate Michele Bachmann

Dean Baker: Manufacturing deficit fear to kill Social Security and Medicare

In under 2 years we have gone from the hopes of Single Payer to Cutting Medicare Benefits?

Republicans are breathing a sigh of relief, everywhere

Man masturbated while rape victim testified in court

Lori Klein, Arizona State Senator, Pointed Loaded Gun At Reporter Richard Ruelas's Chest

How Obama is Screwing Himself

How Obama is Screwing Himself

The Tea Party is the single greatest threat facing this country

Larry O'Donnell was absolutely brilliant tonight on Obama's debt ceiling strategy!

Derf: War On Terror Update!

Deadly Spider Shuts Down German Supermarket

Raising Medicare Eligibility: Obama's PINK SLIP Notice

Raising Medicare Eligibility: Obama's PINK SLIP Notice

Mila Kunis Says She'll Accompany U.S. Marine to Corps Ball

There is no shared sacrifice. There is no shared pain.

Matt Taibbi: Obama Doesn't Want a Progressive Deficit Deal

ANTI-War Movies do NOT work.

For those who have the "Reelz" cable channel...

Study: Obama's "Champion" of education reform Jeb Bush is pushing UNSUCCESSFUL agenda.

Eisenhower on Social Security...Obama had best heed his words.

MILESTONES have been back for a couple of months...

Posing as sex kitten...Does it get you Votes?

HRW tells Obama to investigate Bush on detainee abuse

2007: THE time has come, Senator Barack Obama says, for the baby boomers to get over themselves.

What the hell is this "Cats are bad for the Environment" shit???

President's Jobs Council Says Workers Are The Reason They're Jobless

President's Jobs Council Says Workers Are The Reason They're Jobless

I was literally laughed off the board when I mentioned that the spherical rotary valve

Michelle B., a "two parent household" back in 1860 was

I told my sister and her husband before the election in 2008 that,

If everybody withholds their vote due to Social Security, they are then free to cut food stamps.

Nevada Skinheads on the Hunt for Native Americans.

Notice how Mr. "Poor Me" Obama keeps referencing his own "political pain" . . .

Latest Freeper panic: Newsweek conspired to make Palin's photo look "masculine"

Rather than withhold Medicare 'til age 67, shouldn't we just cut it off at, say, 90?

I'm gobsmacked. We wanted Medicare for all. He wants to give us Medicare for fewer.

He’s Just Not That Into You - Krugman

I would have more trust in Obama during these debt ceiliing negotiations except for one thing,

WHAT WE NEED IS A **HUGE** MARCH ON WASHINGTON DC

Fuck the whiny rich and their imaginary problems

Fuck the whiny rich and their imaginary problems

Noise prompts golf driving range restaurant bans kids under 6

What do you take away from the Presidents statement of...

He convinced me

Rep. Michael Burgess (R-TX) on the romance of a Soviet stairwell

Not getting rid of the Bush Tax Cuts is probably the worst political failure ever.

If social security doesn't contribute to the debt, then why....

News of the World staff mocks Rebekah Brooks in final crossword clues

This all reminds me of the SNL skit "Wedgie Fever" where Jon Lovitz kept yelling "OKLAHOMA!"

AP Sources: GM to sell diesel Chevy Cruze in US

Well, I congratulate the President on the outcome of the debt ceiling negotiations.

Murdoch's Sunday Times and Sun caught--they published illegally hacked information :0)

Murdoch's Sunday Times and Sun caught--they published illegally hacked information :0)

Murdoch's Sunday Times and Sun caught--they published illegally hacked information :0)

FDR's actions helped, Hoover's were disastrous.

Obama talks about the Democrats as if they're somebody else

UN agricultural experts say GMOs not the way to go to feed the hungry

"Everyone brace," he tweeted. "This will be literally explosive."

Is "Conscious Capitalism" just a scam or do you find John Mackey credible?

The Worlds Largest Human Experiment: GMOs, Roundup And The Monsanto Monstrosity

And now: Bicycling may be bad for you. Not from The Onion.

There Is No Economic Justification for Deficit Reduction by James K. Galbraith

Obama's speech angered me. I have done an about face on politicians since 2003.

Has anyone noticed how a crisis has been manufactured to get this shit to go ahead?

DUer hayu_lol Has Passed Away

Daily Presidential Tracking Poll, Sunday, July 10, 2011.

India Train Accident Leaves At Least 31 Dead, 100 Injured

Leading article: A growing stench of lies and cover-up

At least 11 dead in blasts at Cyprus naval base

Labour Party Vows to Fight Murdoch’s Bid to Take Over Satellite Company

(Murdoch's) News of the World comes to an end

BSkyB shares plunge as News Corp bid mired in uncertainty

Blair accused of trying to silence Murdoch critic

British anti-corruption proposal debated at whaling talks

(Defense Sec) Panetta makes 9/11 gaffe in Iraq

Conrad Black to report to prison by Sept. 6

News Corp investors attack Murdoch

Markets Tumble on Europe’s Debt Crisis

15 illegal immigrants stranded on Calif. island

Scientists find first superbug strain of gonorrhea

Anonymous threatens police over phone hacking and Julian Assange (email dump tomorrow)

self-delete -- too old for LBN Sorry!

Cisco May Cut About 5,000 Jobs: Analyst

Ex-British prime minister alleges reporters sought his personal data

News Corp's BSkyB bid referred by Hunt to Competition Commission

Experts: Murdoch's companies may face US actions (Under 1977 Corrupt Foreign Practices Act)

Rupert Murdoch's News Corp could face $100m bill for US investigation into 'police payments'

‘Loss of faith’ in TV news makes CTV reporter quit his job

'South California' for 51st state? (pushed for by scientology-backed Republican)

CREW Calls for Congressional Investigation into News Corp.

France Seeks to Expand Wind Power

STOCK MARKET WATCH, Monday, July 11, 2011

Canada boycotts UN (disarmament) body over North Korea

‘Madness Abounds’ as Fake Candidates Confuse Wisconsin Recalls

Press Release: FBI And SEC Urged To Investigate Murdoch's News Corp Under Foreign Corrupt Practices

Lawyers in NFL Labor Dispute Meet

BART protest causes major delays in service

British Tabloid Targeted Investigators’ Phone Data

Gearing up at the Bohemian Grove

Snowe: No Medicare Or Social Security Cuts In Debt Deal (Susan Collins, Agreed)

Spokeswoman: Giuliani to decide ‘very soon’

Imprisoned Cult Leader May Go Free On Legal Error

Boehner: 'Disagreements Are Not Personal'

Police: Murdoch tabloid inquiry being sabotaged

Panetta appears to link al-Qaeda presence with Iraq invasion

Suspect Freed in Afghan Mutilation Case

Exclusive: Discs Swiss Banker Gave to WikiLeaks Held No Secrets

Shareholders Sue News Corp. Over Hacking Scandal

BREAKING: Syrian Protesters Break Into The U.S. Embassy In Damascus

British Tabloid Targeted Investigators’ Phone Data

News International Papers Targeted Gordon Brown (Murdoch Scandal)

Nissan works on recharging Leaf with solar power

Foo Fighters - Best Of You

U.S. may act unilaterally vs.Iran-armed Iraq militias...

Bodeans- Fadeaway

Fiction Factory - (Feels Like) Heaven

You told me I'd see the rise

Mike & The Mechanics - Silent Running

Patients' Lawsuit Forces Federal Gov't to Answer 9-Year-Old Medical Marijuana Rescheduling Petition

Nik Kershaw - Wouldn't It Be Good video

Commodores - Sail On

Ok, WTF were the folks at "Curb Your Enthusiasm" thinking??? ***SPOILERS***

Depeche Mode - I Feel You

Easy by Timbuk 3

Beach House - 10 Mile Stereo

Boehner-Cantor rivalry affecting debt talks

Damien Rice - 9 Crimes

Unkle - Eye for an eye -

Drought Spreads Its Pain Across 14 States

Band Of Horses - The Funeral

Don't Leave Me Now - Supertramp

Madonna - Live To Tell

Psychedelic Furs - "The Ghost In You"

Minnesota Shutdown Stirs Debate Over Who Gets Paid

The Host Of Seraphim - Dead Can Dance

like a stone audioslave

Yoko Kanno - No Reply

Southern cross

Peter Gabriel - Solsbury Hill a song of moving on and doing what feels right

By the Time I Get to Phoenix --- Glen Campbell

Mission Control - somafm

I had a taste of the real world,when I went down on you,

U.S. to require more gun-buyer information in border states

All the Young "Dudes".

Apple, Microsoft Group Wins Approval to Buy Nortel Patents (major blow to Google)

One of the all-time great bluegrass fiddlers has passed on .. Kenny Baker

Regrets - I've Had a Few, But Then Again, Too Few to Mention

Ever looked down the business end of 38 Special?

I'm working on the next MILESTONES thread...pm if you

Robert Plant - Big Log

Alan Grayson To Run For Office Again

Ever looked down the business end of a .38?

Magnitude-6.2 quake jolts Negros, aftershocks expected

Simply Red - Holding Back The Years

More cowbell!

This big hush........

Crap... now that I know I have a Klout score...

Re: The debt ceiling talks: Boehner pulled out...

In 10,000 years, when humankind's empire is stretched across the galaxy...

so, did Nolabear get the 300th post in Amerigo's son of MFM thread?

White House considering Republican for U.S. Attorney for Utah

The horror from the vacuum.

Talk Talk - It's My Life

Married to what?

Beckhams name first daughter 'Harper Seven' - secret sci-fi fans?

Reading or rather listening on audio to the book

Serious question...at what point does "weird touching" become "abuse"?

Ever looked down the special end of a 38 year old?

I'm In. Are You?

"What the world needs now is love sweet love"

Anonymous shares 90,000 military email addresses

PHOTO: For everything, turn, turn, turn, there is a...wait. Where the hell am I supposed to TURN?

Video Evidence That Cats Are From OUTER SPACE!

No debt deal unless Republicans compromise, Obama says

Robbie Cano wins home run derby

Lovely soothing music for ya:

I hate July.

I'd like your DU opinion - DirectTV/Dish Network

As Income Gap Balloons, Is It Holding Back Growth?

DId anyone catch Bill Maher on Piers Morgan tonight?

Planes, Trains and automobiles. Tell us about your eventful trips.

Sonny Boy Williamson

True Blood Season #4, Episode #3 - The Good, the bad and the *)#^% werepanthers **spoilers**

Student Rickrolls professor in college computer science paper

Terror Alerts by John Cleese 2011

Some late night music from Radiation Therapy.

Hi. I'm back.

How can someone on twitter have hundreds of followers, but never made a tweet?

We do not forgive, nor do we forget...

I'm going to be in NYC the end of the month on business - there is absolutely 1 thing I want to do..

Obama Offered To Raise Medicare Eligibility Age (from 65 to 67) As Part Of Grand Debt Deal

RIP Rob Grill of The Grassroots

If you believe in yourself, you will know how to ride a bike.

Anybody want some?

Holy Cow.......89,004 posts, with this post...

The "Do You Like Me Now?" Girl - your thoughts?

For a long time I thought MiddleFingerMom was a woman.

You think you have a shitty job? This is a shitty job:

I'm on a killing spree! Don't try and stop me!

Ever been robbed? When I was a teen I got home from school and noticed

No DJing tonight on my part

China says US spends too much money on military

OMG Cat vs WTF Kitty

I just made a batch of my locally famous salsa

How many sheets could a sheet slitter slit if a sheet slitter could slit sheets?

SyFy watchers: ready for Eureka, Warehouse 13 and the new Alphas tonight?

Okla. pharmacist sentenced to life in murder case (shot injured teen 5 times)

John Fogerty "no longer angry at his former bandmates," open to Creedence reunion

Air Tran Airways- ever flown on that airline?

July 10, 1968 – Eric Clapton announced that Cream were breaking up

Anyone have a Hyundai Elantra?

how can I freeze a gif and copy just one of the frames?

Tell us about the best exhibition you have been to. I saw Monet in the '80s in Boston

Very simple way to stop breast feeding in restaurants

Advantage II vs the "old" Advantage for cats ... has anyone tried Advantage II?

Are Cats Bad for the Environment?

Ever hidden a Lounge post?

How Americans usually eat peas >>

Elephants. Taken in Addo South Africa.

OK, I think I've found the band with the most misleading image of all time

In all my years with cats, I have NEVER seen this!

Why the private sector NEEDS Government...

An Aggressive Ruling on Clean Air

President Obama's press conference is about to begin, fyi... nt

"The comparison to Watergate just got a little stronger."

Boner: "It takes two to tango, and they're not there yet"

I stayed up until 4AM this morning working to meet a deadline,

I found my testimonial from 2008 primaries

John Nichols on Hartmann: 1980 redux

"CNN Dumps on Diversity"

What recovery? Flat jobs data signal weakest recovery in decades

Where Has This Obama Been?

President Obama challenges GOP to compromise on debt

A Reminder: 300 Economists Warn Obama to focus on Jobs, not the Deficit

How did the unemployed become invisible?

DPLC responds to Obama

The Obama-Keynes Mystery

Ben Nelson has "come out against any cuts to Social Security and Medicare"

as the unemployment rate drops..

Killing Him with Kindness

Obama says GOP will have to ‘budge’

Missouri Opinion Writer Attacks President with Rambling Word Salad...

'The vast majority of Dems on Capitol Hill would prefer not to have to do anything on entitlements'

Conrad proposes significant defense cuts

Official White House transcript of Pres. Obama's news conference on debt ceiling talks

The American people will not accept? follow by Boehner crap

"Do some hard stuff" eh?...Okay let's start by taming us some Corporate Power.

Email: President Obama, if you cut Social Security, Medicare, or Medicaid, don't ask for my help.

CIA organised fake vaccinations to obtain Osama bin Laden's family DNA

Obama’s message on debt is just right

Krugman: No, We Can't? Or Won't?

Six separate sources say the five Huff Post sources aren't real.

I missed Obama's press conference. Is it true...

"All legislative Powers herein granted shall be vested in a CONGRESS of the United States..."

Gay Community Gears Up for Tammy Baldwin Senate Bid

Business Insider: Republicans' actions on debt ceiling -- "traitorous."

Alan Grayson To Run For Office Again

Somehow, the Unemployed Became Invisible

Obama's actual record on COLA and Social Security.

Doing a little score keeping on the Biggies (don't sweat the small stuff)

The Opportunity to fix Social Security. It's a wasted moment to not simply

Obama Outrage - title of email from Bold Progressives.org

Senator Marco Rubio’s Brother in Law: A Convicted Drug Trafficker (Univision)

Senator Marco Rubio’s Brother in Law: A Convicted Drug Trafficker (Univision)

Snowe: No Medicare of Social Security Cuts in Debt Deal

Debt Limit Truth or Dare: Why Obama is Turning Up the Heat on Boehner

What was Obama referring to when he spoke of "trimming benefits" at his press conference today?

Impeachment....

Rampant Unemployment = The Death Of The Middle Class -

Obama: time to "eat our peas"

My re-imagining of This Week's Sarah Palin Newsweek Cover --->

The incredible shrinking Speaker, cont’d

I'm considering delaying my campaign contribution for two years.

Five Separate Sources Confirm Obama Floated Raising Medicare Age ‘As Part Of A Big Solution’

Mr. President, Invoke the 14th Amendment. Pay the Bills.

President Obama: "Social security is not the source of our deficit problems."

President Obama thinks he has a bunch of lemmings in the Democratic Party.

The Economist calls the GOP "economically illiterate and disgracefully cynical."

Snowe: No Medicare Or Social Security Cuts In Debt Deal

Yes!!! "Barack Obama came out all guns blazing today..."

The Full Quote of the now Even Awesomer Harry Truman quote Currently on the Greatest Page...

Here is the full context of Pres. Obama's comment on "trimming benefits"

Facing Mortality Again, Ten Years Later

Sounds like Boehner's holding out for Ryan's Medicare plan insisting on 'fundamental' reform

Ex-NFL player shot dead by Calif. cops

Republicans Say They’ve Already Agreed To A Concession In Debt Fight: Raising The Debt Limit

Irvin Rosenfeld HB 5470 Michigan Medical Marijuana Testimony

Racist Government Immigration PSA

Michele Bachmann Says The Darndest Things

Drone Wars: US Ramping Up Unmanned Air Strikes and Domestic Surveillance

NGOs and Foundation Funding: Who watches the

Sarah Palin meets Jesus Christ

Thom Hartmann: Conversations with Great Minds P.2 - Jared Diamond - Guns, Germs & Steel

Katrina vanden Heuvel slams debt ceiling debate

President Obama Press Conference On Raising The Debt Ceiling pt.1

Young Turks: Banner Year For CEO Pay Gains

Megan Rapinoe to Abby Wambach goal in 122' (Thank you Title IX)

Young Turks: Crazy Right Wing 'Marriage Pledge'

Ann Coulter Does Bill Maher

Thom Hartmann: Conversations with Great Minds P.1 - Jared Diamond - Guns, Germs & Steel

Debating America's Future (Tea Party v. RSOL)

The Push to Privatize Social Security - S02E15

Papantonio: The Industry-Packed FDA Is Killing People

California bridge - made in China

Spitting Image nailed Rupert Murdoch 20 years before it was in style.

Obama in press conference saying he won't sign short-term debt deal

First They Came...

Rupert Murdoch Scandal Over Illegal Surveillance 1-2 Democracy NOW!

Court Strikes Down FCC's Attempt to Relax Media Ownership Rules - Democracy NOW!

Phone hacking: David Cameron's opinions on Andy Coulson

Murdoch Tabloid Paid Police For Royals Contact Information

Countdown - Will Rupert Murdoch's Empire Collapse Like A House Of Cards?

Murdoch Tabloid Accused Of Hacking 9/11 Victims Phones! What Does This Mean For FOX News?

South Sudan; New Nation Faces Unresolved Problems

Lawrence O'Donnell Slams Newsweek For Sucking Up To Palin

The End of the American Dream? From Prosperity For All to The Rich Take All

CNN: Fmr P.M. Gordon Brown Claims Other Murdoch Papers Hack Phone & Bank Account!

Bernie Sanders "People In This Country Are Sick & Tired Of TWO Wars That Go ON AND ON!"

Moody's financial vandalism agency?

American Genius in Practice

GOP Fights Against Bush's Energy Light Bulbs

To hell with the rest of the state!

Nick Davies on Phone Hacking, Murdoch and News of the World

Clown Fight: O'Reilly vs Nancy Grace

Chris Matthews Show: Michele Bachmann could Win GOP Nomination

Thom Hartman: We are slaves to so-called Free Trade & the WTO

Michele Bachmann Blasted on The View for Signing "Slavery Letter"

Olbermann SPECIAL COMMENT on Medicare: 'Social Safety Net is This Country's Greatest Accomplishment'

A Kid's [Awesome] Reaction to Gay Couple

Is anybody else still watching "Falling Skies"? (spoilers)

(Murdoch's) News of the World comes to an end

The Billion-Dollar Bank Heist-Newsweek

Why Rupert Murdoch Love$ God: World's Top Sleaze Mogul Also Getting Rich from Christian Moralizers

Obama's Jobs Council, Stacked with Business Honchos, Offers Nothing But Political Theater

Europe and U.S. have same problem: capitalism

Earnings Growth Returns to Norm, Shares Still Cheap

Strauss-Kahn Saga Exposes Flaws in Europe’s Greek Debt-Crisis Management

Robert Kuttner: Address the Jobs Crisis, Build a Movement

How Fear and Intimidation Led to Massive Atlanta School Cheating

The mystery of the Chinese consumer

Dow Chemical Making it in America

No, We Can’t? Or Won’t? (Krugman)

Spain's risk premium hits new high on Italy contagion

Pakistan Defiant As U.S. Cuts Off $800 Million In Military Aid

Trailing G.O.P. With Cameras, Seeking Gaffes

News of the World: What was it like on the inside? (BBC)

Glenn Greenwald--"The Great Generational Threat"

Economists Finally Admit: We're Clueless About Jobs, Too

Barbara Ehrenreich: The Fog of (Robot) War

Salon: God, through her husband, told Michele Bachmann to persecute delinquent taxpayers

Chris Hedges: Carlos Montes and the Security State: A Cautionary Tale

Insurers Will Share Revenue Under U.S. Health Market Rules

E.J. Dionne: The Death Penalty and the Costs of an Obsession

Leon Panetta, a Defense Secretary With a Long History of Cooperation with Israel

Former Michigan Gov. Granholm: GOP Refuses to Compromise on Fiscal Issues

Noam Chomsky: In Israel, a Tsunami Warning

Should Democratic candidates sign a pledge

Here are two great charts from two must read articles.

James Murdoch Could Be Prosecuted In Phone-Hacking Scandal - News Corp Succession Plan Suddenly In

"Tendency Toward Egalitarianism May Have Helped Us Survive" (NYT/Science)

Is there any moral difference between

Westboro church to picket Betty Ford funeral services

Eric Cantor's Magic Hold on John Boehner Finally Explained

Obama should have shifted the conversation to jobs and the failing economy. Here's how he could have

Saudi Investor Alwaleed: News Corp’s News Of The World Was a “Rotten Apple

Retirees organize to protect Medicare and Social Security

Congress Threatens to Scrap Successful Bicycle Projects

Government jobs report surprises economists, GOP celebrate success of 'kill the recovery strategy'

The President, again, passed up an opportunity for real communication in his recent Tweet-conference

Island off Alabama coast bursting with birds after oil spill

Japanese PM Kan is insisting on a strong feed-in tariff for renewable energy

Titicaca, world's highest lake, at risk

Drumbeat from this weekend and today...

'World Peace 7' calls for nuclear-free Japan

NOLA T-P - $35.1 Million For Louisiana Coastal Restoration Just Way Too Expensive, GOP Maintains

Puget Sound Oyster Farms In Trouble; Pollution Closed Harvests 38 Days So Far In 2011

Kayaking In Cardigan Bay, UK; Once Literal Buckets Of Mackerel, Now Solid W. Jellyfish Top To Bottom

Battle of the Bulb

University of Kentucky-led research could be path to new energy sources

Half of planned (UK) wind farms blown away by force of local protests

Longtime anti-nuclear engineer prepared to fight from within field to right wrongs

Global warming: bringing cooler temperatures and more rain to the California coast (xpost)

Don't believe that nuclear is dead because of Fukushima...

Once endangered, eagle population soaring in Michigan, U.S.

It may be akin to the Earth wrapping its lips around a tail pipe and inhaling deeply

Great online videos of talks from the 2010 International Conference on Sustainability:

Water shortages affect 3rd world food production

Fusion Power

Aggressive Corrosion Damaging Coal Plant Scrubbers After 1 Or 2 Yrs On Systems Expected To Last 25

Large human study links phthalates, BPA and thyroid hormone levels

France to rebalance its energy mix in favour of renewables

Nissan working on recharging Leaf with solar power

Pope blames atheists for global warming

Answer for Invasive Species: Put It on a Plate and Eat It

Fukushima: Nuclear power's VHS relic? (BBC)

Arctic sea ice in record retreat

Honest Assessments of Our Energy Future

Pope: Atheists cause global warming

NYT: In West, Accusations of Abuse by Priest Dating Back to 1940's

Where Worship Never Pauses

Catholics working for peaceful birth of South Sudan

An atheist interviews two members of the Westboro Baptist Church.

Tunisian Secularists Fight Back

Why do religions get a pass when it comes to gender discrimination?

How can these Republican legislators claim to be good Christians?

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