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Archives: July 22, 2011

Denny's fried cheese melt

Any published details on the Gang of Six plan?

Politicians of both parties are having a tough time answering the questions about

20 years ago, Jeffrey Dahmer was busted.

Tim Burton has a soft spot for Hee Haw

Oh, NOES!!!! Elevens!!!!11!!!!

What Game is Obama playing?

Goopers just do not understand copyright law.. now it's T-Paw v ABC sports

The GOP Record As Of July 21, 2011 - Nancy Pelosi

The "Barbarians" have arrived

Mother whose son was killed in hit-and-run faces two years in jail for jaywalking

Anonymous & Lulz Security Statement (re: hacker arrests by FBI)

To everyone out working in the Heat today

My Teabagging "Friend" Bids Me A Fond Farewell

Costco CEO Finds Pro-Worker Means Profitability

Very cool Google animation today.

What Would Hillary Do (WWHD).........

Debt Polling Roundup: What Does the Country Want?

The MURDOCH Empire and its Nest of VIPERS

Washington state cancels driver’s license of journalist who disclosed he’s illegal immigrant

Congress Continues Debate Over Whether Or Not Nation Should Be Economically Ruined

Congress Continues Debate Over Whether Or Not Nation Should Be Economically Ruined

Schwarzenegger asks court not to award spousal support to Shriver

Tom Watson MP asks police to investigate James Murdoch

Gospel Radio personality arrested on sex abuse charges

Gospel Radio personality arrested on sex abuse charges

Cenk Uygur's principals are moving and something much too rare these days

How States Could Ban Abortion With 'Roe' Still Standing

Wouldn't it be lovely if this happened to Lil Jimmy Murdoch

130 Republicans in Congress Now, Voted to Hike Debt Ceiling Under Bush Without Hostage Threats

"if Tea Party faction has convinced Obama to 'go along with a deal that ..gives them everything"

American Legislative Exchange Council

The worst thing about the way the debt talks are going

I just heard a caller on C-Span repeat a HUGE lie about Medicare

Nato says 50 insurgents killed in Afghanistan

WallStreetReform.gov - One of the changes we've been hoping for?

Meanwhile, back here in the real world of non-fabricated crisises

The latest word from JoAnne Kloppenberg.

So many insurgents killed, and suspected insurgents killed.

Unemployment claims 418,000 for week and all Obama & Congress can talk about is cutting spending

Atomic Power in a Destabilized Climate

Did you know the Canadian dollar is now worth more than our's?

Tmmy "The Tool" Pawlenty is in trouble with ABC Sports...

Mass layoffs make a painful comeback

An Economy Destroyed

Here's my not so grand deal:

Late flurry, new ire on a debt deal

Mom gave her children beer and cocaine

Why don't youpeople .... LEAVE... Poor Rupert.... ALONE!!!

25 US Mega Corporations: Where They Rank If They Were Countries

Corporatism or Survival on Earth?

Obama's speeches: a great resource

did michael steele buy m$nbc?

There is more to our credit rating than just the debt ceiling

Bob's dole's little blue pills develops/enhances "pulse weapons"

Chart of the Day: The Shortcut From K Street to Capitol Hill

Gov. Brown to face nat'l anti-torture religious group as inmates lay dying

Unemployment rates rose in majority of US states

Revenge of the Toiugh Nerds - Pot's New Cold War

on the weather - IIRC Russia, China and parts of Europe sizzled last year

I am starting to think Obama is gullible as hell!

Pyongyang waitresses sliced to perfection

Greg Palast Suggests Obama "Issue An Executive Order"-Lock Away GOP Majority Leader Cantor, et al.

West Point cadet dies in training

for those of us who mourn the dying of the world's coral reefs

If President Obama Doesn't Stop Pushing for a Major Debt Deal, There is No One To Stop Him

Leopard Attack

Leopard Attack

So let me get this....

Norway: Blast near prime minister's office in Oslo - BBC

In Past Ten Years U.S. Has Expanded Military Network Throughout The World

Rahm Emanuel And Chicago Inspector General Joe Ferguson Clash Over Hiring

Default Questions:1. Is there a list of exactly what happens on Aug 2 or 3

Not even a baby can get in the way of scrap between two women

Not even a baby can get in the way of scrap between two women

If GOP continues to oppose a balanced debt limit bill would you...

Washington's singular accomplishment

Washington's singular accomplishment

Heatwave TOONS

dupe

Facebook to get age bans (18), parent control?

People are always talking about what the politicians are doing...

All about the rich people: The top earners are willing to blow up the house rather than have Obama t

Default Questions: 2. Is this like a (state) government shutdown? Can we "undo" the damage?

If Pres. Obama gives in to GOP demands I will seriously question his intelligence

Folks, if you've got any money in savings you better think about protecting it

FAA shutdown would cost govt $200 million a week

Financial Sector Helps Barack Obama Score Big Money for Re-election Fight

Friday fabulous - Take Five

Friday fabulous - Take Five

With gratitude

With gratitude

NJ Judge Sues State, Says Constitution Bans Jurists’ Pensions From Being Cut

Senate votes down GOP debt ceiling plan

Only 1 in 10 credit unions is financially strong

Obama, Panetta, Mullen to meet on gays in military

Has there even been a seventeen state heatwave in US history

Only Losers Call People 'Nazis' And If You Don't Agree, You're A Fucking Nazi

How credible are all these leaks that have fueled the last 24 hours? I have read about at least six

Same people posting the same shit over and over and over.

Man allegedly 'force-fed' iPhone to girlfriend

Obama Town Hall starting at 11 AM...

Obama Town Hall starting at 11 AM...

Shuttle TOONS

Most "white evangelicals" self-identify as Christian first, American second

Riddle me this: why are certain GOP congressmen now being referred to as "Tea Party" members?

Man takes possession of $300,000 home for FREE using little known law...

PayPal joins London police bid to financially starve "illegal" websites

Meanwhile, in GOPland......

I'm watching THE SHOCK DOCTRINE on Sundance right now

First Lady Michelle Obama Joins Military Families for Harry Potter Screening

Senate rejects GOP debt plan

Jon Stewart and Scott Miller praise Henry Frick?

Who's protecting whose copyright?

John Yoo Makes Tortured Defense Of Corporations Secretly Buying Elections

Russia declares 'era of Soyuz' after shuttle

Followup: CA milk board modifies PMS-themed ad campaign

$3,000,000,000,000 in cuts, $0 in taxes???

TEPCO probes Fukushima blackout

Emanuel's children going to private school this fall

To Be Clear: Spending Cuts Will Hurt, REGARDLESS of Any Tax Hikes.

Murdoch TOONS

Last batch of TOONS- Economy and Rights

MPR: Franken: Defense of Marriage Act ‘an injustice’

TOONS on Repubs, 2012

Obama on "Compromise" from March. ..Talking Points Memo.

Denied credit? Under new law, you’re entitled to a free copy of your FICO score

Denied credit? Under new law, you’re entitled to a free copy of your FICO score

Warrant: McDonald's manager punched customer that had service dog-Georgia

I'm beginning to think Bill Clinton is right on debt limit--invoke 14th amendment

Obama's Town Hall going on right now in Maryland /nt

Egotistical Sarah apparently doesn't think she needs to meet voters to run for president

The Rude Pundit: Nearing the Ends of DOMA and DADT

The Rude Pundit: Nearing the Ends of DOMA and DADT

Beyond Gitmo, Obama continues Bush's unlawful detention policy in Somolia

A suggestion to Olbermann: Start a new daily program rebutting right-wing lies, both old and new.

"Obama's freedom-grabbing scheme"

Glenn Grothman-WI- “The Left and the social welfare establishment want children born out of wedlock”

Obama offers to sell prized skateboard to cut the debt, but holds off on autographed baseball

Question about Thom Hartmann's show and Sanders.

Do you realize that there are around 200 'Grover-bots' in Congress

Brunch With Bernie coming up

No Ed today??? He couldn't get Jeff Santos or Pap?

If the debt ceiling "crisis" is such an impending disaster why hasn't the market tanked?

Is Bernie Sanders Prepared To Filibuster Any Deal That Comes Up In the Senate That........

Senate Defeats "Dodge, Duck, & Destroy"

"Adam Green and Progressive Change Campaign Committee (PCCC) Rip Off Stephen Colbert"

Children's Camp 'Shooting' After Oslo Bomb

New GOP canidate throws his hat into the ring Buddy Roemer.

Gang of Six Plan Would Raise Taxes on Low-Income Workers

Huge explosion in Oslo

Let's journey to a couple years ago when the DU outrage-du-jour was about DADT repeal

Debt limit charade TOONS

How right wing ideology is destroying my relationship with my boyfriend. Part II

GRAPH: Social Security Provides The Majority Of Income For 3/5 Of Americans 65

The President has constitutional duties (including 14th) & GOP is forcing a constitutional crisis.

More Proof Republicans are wrong on Tax Cuts

I expected way too much from Barack Obama.

With all of this heat, how come there haven't been any power grid failures? Maybe there

The Biggest Job Creator You Never Heard Of: The Patent Office

New term for the day: "debt rape" n/t

"Imagine that you were an idiot. Imagine you were in congress...but, I repeat myself." -- Mark Twain

Breaking on BBC - Norway Oslo blast - no evidence of terror attack

Cut Social Security and Medicare Now, End Tax Breaks in the Future

It's time for Obama to bring the troops home NOW, before our credit rating is downgraded;

Just saw a hand-made bumper sticker: It read "Vote Libertarian: You're not your brother's keeper"

minivan driver discovers accident victim (uninjured) in back seat when he gets home

minivan driver discovers accident victim (uninjured) in back seat when he gets home

(Bryan Stow) Giants fan's beating case takes turn - new arrests

Report: US preps subpoenas for News Corp

Report: Murdoch’s hackers also targeted Julian Assange’s former attorney

only when they are with YOU, asshole!

Ex-police official, suffering from cancer, freed from prison after Chavez’s call for clemency

WOW! Simple wording change dramatically increases voter turnout

reports that a gunman dressed as a policeman has attacked a Labour Party youth camp outside Oslo

Satire: Breitbart ‘rode that penis picture to the top'

FBI to talk to Jude Law about phone hacking

S&P/Wall St to a group of 40 (R) - Raise the debt ceiling, make cuts

S&P/Wall St to a group of 40 (R) - Raise the debt ceiling, make cuts

Who likes trees?

Feds say Chico council, city staff could face prosecution for facilitating marijuana dispensaries

Historic photo of Atlantis returning to Earth -- as seen from space

Reid: The path to avert default now runs through the House of Representatives

The VAST UNRAVELING of Murdock!!!

I had a LTTE published in our newspaper yesterday. . I wrote about how

States cut programs to help poor cool their homes

Anybody see any data on whether the people who elected the

Panetta to certify end to 'don't ask, don't tell' (LA Times)

Any Deal on Taxes, the Budget, the Debt, etc. Is Complete, Utter Bullshit

Any Deal on Taxes, the Budget, the Debt, etc. Is Complete, Utter Bullshit

A breakdown of Rev. Sharpton's and Cenk Uygar's ratings

Joe Conason didn't look so good on MJ today...

Wouldn't it be awesome if they linked O'Keefe to Fox News

I'm not seeing how any kind of deal needs to be made on the debt limit at all.

DU has been infiltrated wit Freepers -- Time to fight back!

The Eleventh Day by Anthony Summers and Robbyn Swan

Does this just sum it up?

5 -10 youth attending Youth Camp associated to Labor Party shot and killed by gunman in Norway

Cops: McDonald's boss punches mom with service dog

The 14th Amendment...Use It So We Don't Have To Lose

If Obama really wants to "win" Independents, He Wouldn't Consider Cutting the "Big Three"

No one knows what the final deal on the Debt Limit will be..I don't.

Howard Dean on Morning Joe: "The President has had a great three weeks"

Hey look everyone- Us Centrists just came up with a new name to call Liberals- EMO LIBERALS!!!!!!!!!

'Lazy' unemployed person: I kept a log of all the jobs I've applied to, it's 70 pages long

The DU Deficit Reduction Plan/Economic Recovery Plan

Obama is the leader of the Progressive faction of

If Obama caves, I'm going to buy me a furin' car and eat imported rice once a day

Wayne LaPierre just told me that the UN wants to take away my guns.

It is insulting that some here think that they can denigrate those who disagree with the President

I. Give. Up.

While we fiddle: Signs of global slowdown mount; debt crisis weighs

Debbie Wasserman Schultz is a racist.

REPORT: Number Of Tea Party Events Down More Than 50 Percent In 2011

Something that keeps coming back to me and is bothersome

Something that keeps coming back to me and is bothersome

At this point, Obama has nothing to lose by holding firm

Congress may vote to send many endangered species to the "extinct" list

Father of 'Barbie' -- Dead at 95

Father of 'Barbie' -- Dead at 95

Krugman: The Lesser Depression

Perhaps there IS a problem with using the 14th Amendment.

If corporate America keeps outsourcing jobs who will be left to buy the crap they make?

unblock's grand solution to the debt crisis:

unblock's grand solution to the debt crisis:

Interesting timing for the DADT repeal...

Most smokers have or have had mental illness

Why China Still Loans Money To The U.S.

I Have A Dream...

Record number of hot nights compounding danger from heat waves

Rally in North Little Rock (AR) Tonight against Social Security, Medicare Cuts

Atheist confronts Obama about religious discrimination

Missing Boy Left With Homeless Junky Found

Google, told by Bush to not bid on bandwith. Now that

Google, told by Bush to not bid on bandwith. Now that

Why doesn't president Obama continue to point out the GOP raised the debt ceiling

Has anyone googled "Santorum"?

Canada now equates criticism of Israel with anti-semitism and clamps down.

Senate rejects GOP debt plan as talks drag on

Report: US preps subpoenas for News Corp.

My iPod just told me that Pres. Obama just certified the repeal of DADT

OK, Let's say Obama uses the 14th Amendment

Just a reminder No Rachel Maddow Show tonight

2011 CA Atty. Gen. Marijuana Guidelines Leaked

Canton cop threatens to execute driver over weapons permit

Pelosi Outlines Revenue-Free Path Forward On Debt Limit Fight

FAA Halting some operations: U.S. House Stops Voting for Week With No Action to Keep FAA Operating

Can someone help me find the % of people on welfare in urban vs rural areas?

Lawmaker handing out ‘Lady buttons’ to support Wasserman Schultz

Al Gore wanted Social Security in a lock box, but nooooooooo.....

357 dead sharks found on boat inside Galapagos park

Video of Dick (T-Bag) Armey ranting about debt limit (must see tv)

O'Reilly: "Many Women Who Get Pregnant Are Blasted Out Of Their Minds When They Have Sex

"Rioters surged through the city, breaking windows and damaging the homes of the very rich"

"Rioters surged through the city, breaking windows and damaging the homes of the very rich"

Norwegian police confirm that Utoya shooter also responsible for the Oslo bomb.

If Allen West had been a grunt, he would have received a DD and spent some time in Leavenworth.

America - Going Out of Business Sale

media framing of debt debate 'neither side will budge'

Arnold & Maria's Son Hospitalized -- Surfing Accident...

NC Senate panel approves congressional plan that would help GOP candidates in next decade

John Boehner nearly tripped over himself to get Rush Limbaugh's OK this morning.

Signs of the Apocalypse

A TRULY "balanced" bill would require General Fund deficits from military spending, etc to be either

T. Boone Pickens-Koch brothers feud tests Republican principles

Exodus International Fears Terrorist Listing For Advocating Genocide Against Gays & Lesbians

Exodus International Fears Terrorist Listing For Advocating Genocide Against Gays & Lesbians

If any of the Agencies have any money left unspent from their budget they better hand it over

Does Allen West Hate Women?

Alberta Darling (Recall R, WI) Sold Out WI Kids To Big Tobacco

Medical Marijuana Show Premieres on Discovery Channel This Fall

The Police, The Coroner and the Press are all parked across the street at my neighbor's

Sanders would never win a general election and I have great

I don't get it - why Oslo Norway?

I wish we could have a national vote

I wish we could have a national vote

New Mexico sheriff faces possible jail term over eBay sales

U.S Intelligence Eyes Chinese Research into Space-Age Weapons (7-22-11 National Security Archive)

U.S Intelligence Eyes Chinese Research into Space-Age Weapons (7-22-11 National Security Archive)

Allen West goes on victim tour, warns 'Don't poke me in the chest'

Stewart: Migraines not in top 20 problems with Bachmann’s brain

Very Good News...Brian Stow opens eyes, able to give thumbs up...

This is apparently a photo from Oslo bombing...

Emanuel Lays Off City Workers

Pushing Crisis: GOP Cries Wolf on Debt Ceiling in Order to Impose Radical Pro-Rich Agenda

What were the "liberal excesses" of the 70's?

Government Considers Ways to Rent Foreclosed Homes

FAA Shutdown Looks Increasingly Likely, Would Come At Significant Cost

'Think there was a big mis-understanding about Bernie running in the primary

'Think there was a big mis-understanding about Bernie running in the primary

Guess which booming industry employs more Americans than any Fortune 500 company

Moving to Editorials..oops.

High dollar homeowners take exception to man obtaining possession to home

Man charged after gas-soaked wife set ablaze

Details of (r) Assemblyman Martin Garrick's DUI arrest released

My smerconich is touching on the population issue

When a gay kid grows up in a military household. Goodbye D.A.D.T.

Prime Minister Naoto Kan: State may buy tsunami-hit property (JAPAN)

CNN Poll: Drop in liberal support pushes Obama approval rating down

Obama says On Sept. 20, 'Don't Ask, Don't Tell' "will end, once and for all" - statement

Toon: Wishing for collapse

Toon: Wishing for collapse

Obama's Inauguration Hailed as Turning Point

Why isn't the Grijalva/Ellison Budget Plan being discussed?

South of the Border Dentistry - Anybody tried it?

Obama vows "hard choices" on debt as Democrats fume

Obama vows "hard choices" on debt as Democrats fume

It Just officially hit 100 degrees in my little town in the mountains (slash) hills of NJ

President Obama to make statement in WH briefing Room re: Deficit Talks at 6 PM Eastern

Don't believe hacking will hurt Murdoch? Another Blow to Rupert as Foxtel deal derailed

Who was the last Democratic president who really stood up for progressive principals?

Why would Obama think that any sane person would negotiate with Republicans?

Watiing with baited breath for the announcement

Homeless Child And Education

Hyatt apologizes for turning heatlamps on strikers

Cutting benefits & raising retirement age are not the right answers. Barack Obama, November 11, 2007

PHOTO of the DAY (JAPAN)

FOURTEEN THIS!

CNN Poll: Drop in liberal support pushes Obama approval rating down

If the President caves into the Republicans on debt reduction

More Slime From Murdoch's UK Papers: Oslo Is 'Al Qaeda,' '9/11'

AMERICA, BOEHNER AND THE REPUBLICANS WANT TO DESTROY THE COUNTRY

Not all right-wingers are terrorists, but most terrorists are right-wing. Domestic or International.

Mr. President, I will bet Boner and the turtle don't show

Norwegian police say more explosives were found on the island

Wow! Here is a reasonable republican.

My fondest dream for this dumb, damn debit/budget thing. . . .

Why Norway? Simple answer: asymmetric warfare

The justice minister has just confirmed the suspect arrested today was Norwegian

U.S. credit downgrade forthcoming now?

The Black Knights

Republicans are getting SLAUGHTERED on Facebook

Breaking on MSNBC: NO DEAL Boehner walk out.

Breaking on MSNBC: NO DEAL Boehner walk out.

99% of climatologists agree global warming is manmade

Boehner Ends Talks With White House on Debt Deal

A Norwegian McVeigh?

Doesn't It Make Sense To Agitate For Letting Bush Tax Cuts Expire? That $3.7 Trillion Right There.

Poll: 71% shun GOP handling of debt crisis

Poll: 71% shun GOP handling of debt crisis

This whole debt ceiling ordeal reminds me of that trick.

This whole debt ceiling ordeal reminds me of that trick.

Just saw Bernie Sanders

Mr. President, it may be the two minute warning, but thanks for showing courage against the Pukes

Board: Foes of in-state tuition for illegal immigrants get signatures to put it to Maryland voters

2013 is debt ceiling line in the sand for POTUS

The origins of U.S. debt

Lets hope this is the end of bipartisanship! Fuck the Pukes, time for the adults to rule

Bill Gates wants to turn shit into energy.

There never will be any change.

OK! I will jump up & down & wave when I see his helicopter go over again

F&*(K this CRAP

Boehner is mentally-unstable sack of shit. He turned down a deal which was so favorable to...

Report: N.H. Republican bragged about gun, warned unions ‘better not F#%k with me’

Who are the rethugs that want this country to default?

It's all over.....

That was a great press conference

Neck deep in work, poked my head up for a sec to check DU and see what is happening, looks big, any

I First Heard of the Notion of "Holding My Nose and Voting..." From a Conservative Friend in 2004.

boehner is breaking off talks with Obama....

Damn! Now Boehner is holding a Competing Press Conference!!!!

How can any agreement be a cave for Obama

How can any agreement be a cave for Obama

"If You Want To Be A Leaver, You've Got To Leave!"

Obama just waltzed into a 2nd term.

The rethugs mission is set in stone: Nothing at all for Obama, and blow up the economy

Friday News Dump

Tochigi underwear thief busted (JAPAN)

Tochigi underwear thief busted (JAPAN)

Boehner today said 2/3s of the American People agree with their plan: COUNTERPOINT

Did Obama just go 14th Amendment on the debt?

Just tried to send email to the cryer Boner and got this:

Sympathy thread for Norway:

F#$king Buchanan!

I'll say it, even though he'll never know it, I apologize to President Obama...

Bravo President Obama, Bravo

2012 will mark the end of the Tea Party faction of the Republican Party

President Obama is stomping on Republican Teabagger obstructionists like the pissants that they are

the Whitehouse resoldution. get your Senator to sign on:

we are watching the bully pulpit being implemented....thank you, Sir.

Where are the tears for our country you fucking weeping orange boner

There Is No Crisis (just a reminder)

So when are we going to hear about Marcus Bachmann, the meth and the gay hooker?

Speaker Boehner to hold a press conference at 7:15 p.m. ET - NBC News

Boner is supposed to give a press conference soon (in about 13 mins per MSNBC). n/t

The reason Boehner left.

The Republicans did this to Clinton, too

Barney Frank: ‘There are worse things than default’

Barney Frank: ‘There are worse things than default’

CNN reporting that Boehner told the press before he told the Prez!

boehner is spinning like a merry-go-round

I haven't kept real close track, has every Republican in their Party walked out on debt talks now?

No specifics will ever be mentioned. It is the same old talking points

Boehner. Now. HERE:

Cry Baby Boner's on!

"Do you trust the President" who asked that?

Boner exposes himself to the media

Pastor Hagee Invokes Memories of George Wallace, Bashes Obama at Christian Zionist Summit

So, 14th Amendment TIme? n/m

Liberal (?) Center for Budget and Policy Priorities fawns over Gang of Six

Praising the Hostage Takers: Will Obama Ever Hold the Republicans Accountable?

How many times are we going to hear this "moving the goalpost" bullshit?

How many times are we going to hear this "moving the goalpost" bullshit?

Count How Many Times Bonner Licks His Lips..

Count How Many Times Bonner Licks His Lips..

Dealing with the White House is like dealing with a bowl of Jello, but I'm not going to snipe

Stop it with the 14th Amendment stuff. The President said he would go with McConnel's plan, NOT...

Corrine Brown ("D"-FL) wants to put the brakes on fair redistricting

Corrine Brown ("D"-FL) wants to put the brakes on fair redistricting

Boehner, Cantor, Palin GOP = PARTY OF QUIT!

Boehner offered nothing but excuses. He unashamedly admitted that they would not consider

republicans walked out to protect the rich

Is this President Obama's Bullhorn Moment?

Is this President Obama's Bullhorn Moment?

Sounds like Boner won't accept a clean bill...

A suggestion to Olbermann: Start a new daily program rebutting right-wing lies, both old and new.

What A Disconnect !!

Boehner: I Take The Same Oath, And Have The Same Responsibilities As The President

Boehner walking out and telling on Obama

did I just hear John Boehner belch???

No tv, anyone got transcript of press conference

No tv, anyone got transcript of press conference

For better or worse it's on the neck of the Republicans now

Harry Reid (Gives Up?): The Senate is OUTTA HERE

Cartoon-The Murdoch News Room

The Year Was 1965. I Was in the USAF. I was 19 years old. DADT Didn't Exist.

Rahm walks out and chastizes reporter for asking if his children went to public schools!

This is all posturing

President Obama to deliver statement at 6 p.m. ET - White House

He is on a roll HOLY SHIT OLY Shite

Mussolini would be so proud...(thought you guys would like this...)

Colleen McEdwards is a great example of why I don't like CNN

**great headline** re: Obama press conference

Lie Down With Dogs, Get Up With Fleas

Lie Down With Dogs, Get Up With Fleas

Did anyone else wait for the facts before getting all worked up?

Did anyone else wait for the facts before getting all worked up?

Noron O'Donnell, girl idiot

Thank You President Obama!

After watching the President at the Town Hall Meeting,

Photos of the just named murderous Norwegian asshole.

DU'ers love a fighting , progressive President.

Is it true that no other President has had to go through this process? I believe Sheila Jackson Lee

Obama's people will respond quickly to this clown

Do NOTHING CONgress MISlead by norquist & FIXEDnewsCORP is willing to CRASH American ECONOMY!

President Obama, if they don't give you a clean bill, VETO EVERYTHING USE your EXECUTIVE PRIVILEGE

Damn that was sweet. The President just slaughtered the Republican Congress.

Dem leaders stand by Obama, Pelosi: "Speaker Boehner's adult moment is long overdue.

David Gregory is an idiot.

Olbermann on the President's press conference

So the creep republican walks out, and it's all happy-happy-joy time, no cuts on SS/MC?

Boehner Flips Flops In Less Than An Hour - Contradicts His Own Letter!

leave it to andrea mitchell to blame both sides

Obama LIVE on NPR right now

There has only been one really good solution to the debt cap proposed

The answer to every question about President Obama is, look at his cabinet,

So Boehner can call Rush but refuses to take calls from the POTUS

So Boehner can call Rush but refuses to take calls from the POTUS

***POTUS making statement NOW. MSNBC, et al, I'm sure. *** nt

***POTUS making statement NOW. MSNBC, et al, I'm sure. *** nt

14th Amendment Time!!!

Should we be thanking Boehner for thwarting Obama's "entitlement" cuts?

Are these the "patriotic Americans" the President is fighting for?

Fuck these People!

I didn't see the press conference, but keep seeing here that Obama "won"

I didn't see the press conference, but keep seeing here that Obama "won"

Bill Clinton: I Would Invoke The 14th Amendment To Raise The Debt Ceiling ‘Without Hesitation’

Your delightful Friday Afternoon Challenge: Let the summertime festivities begin!

If Bernie Sanders won the precidency and had a republican congress to deal with....

Got to hand it to Boehner

Got to hand it to Boehner

Boehner, colossal jerk, just sang "Zippety doodah..." when asked

Boehner, colossal jerk, just sang "Zippety doodah..." when asked

All the Democrats have to do is let the bush tax cuts expire. This does NOT have to be negotiated,

Keith will be addressing ALEC this evening...

Obama is not DU's President...

Default Update

How many naps do you think Pat Buchanan has to take to

MSNBC - Why would terrorists want to attack Norway?

And at 15:39, Scott Horzel asks the question of the day—Why so generous to the Republicans?

Tonight on Countdown: POTUS pissed

W felt disrespected

Norquist Tells GOP To Allow Debt Limit Increase

Did Obama mention a Due Date when this group will have

BINGO! No tax on the rich... watching press conference....

How about looking at recent history & remind yourself that you haven't died & landed in bizarroworld

The Fed Audit 16 trillion given to foreign banks in bailout

m$nbc reporting that the President called boehner last night and didn't get a call back.

What Is DU?

The Bigger Picture: Will We Be Downgraded Because of Our Dysfunctional Government

Apologies if you've already seen this TOON - Obama, Boehner and The Deathly Hallows:

What I'm hearing the President SAY...(MD Town Hall)

What I'm hearing the President SAY...(MD Town Hall)

Did I just hear on Lawrence O'D that Obama wanted to raise

Cenk Uygur And The Ethos Of Corporate-Owned Media - By Glenn Grennwald/Salon

How Many F*&*&*&*& Times Is A Republican Going To Walk Away In A Tantrum!

Marcus Bachmann is a wonderful, idealistic, altruistic and loving man

U don't need me to tell you: DON'T trust Piers and Nancy GRACE.

Obama is dead set on 'reforming" medicare. Here is a good reform.

Penny Pritzkers Hyatt Hotels turns up the heat lamps on striking workers.

Penny Pritzkers Hyatt Hotels turns up the heat lamps on striking workers.

Never forget. Never, ever forget.

So I guess these negotiations were an Abraham and Isaac thing.

Chuck Jones' FDR re-election film, Hell Bent For Election (1942) coming to BluRay

Horse controlling lawn sprinkler with his foot

I doubt it will help, but it can't hurt - my e-mail to my Congresscritter

Please decode Obama's answer about Hiring Practices

Egg. Face. Redux.

Well no more mystery. The Norwegian asshole terrorist is Christian. Owns a geofarming company

"I've been left at the altar a few times now. Can they say yes to anything?" Obama is pissed.

Major Garrett is with MSNBC now?

Well after listening to Boehner...

I haven't been hearing the word "monomaniacal" enough lately ...

Speaker Bonner's Days as Leader are Numbered

Parent complains after children were searched at pool

Jeb Bush on Hannity tonight

Oslo: Arrested 32-year-old called himself nationalist - posted anti-Islam comments

Oslo: Arrested 32-year-old called himself nationalist - posted anti-Islam comments

So is the new theory that Obama offered major cuts to Social Security and Medicare benefits

News is: OBAMA STANDS UP FOR COMMON PEOPLE!

Do we need a World War III?

minnesotans

Is the President finding his game?

Could those expecting apologies and handing out contempt....

Could those expecting apologies and handing out contempt....

Debt talks bring tensions between Democrats, Obama to surface

Buchannon losing it

OK, when was Frank Burns elected Speaker?

Terror group claims responsibility for incidents in Oslo:

I'm done.

The Boehner is delusional

...showing members charts outlining “chaotic” consequences if Congress fails to raise the debt limit

...showing members charts outlining “chaotic” consequences if Congress fails to raise the debt limit

Too bad we can't instantly organize a march on D.C. with "Tax the Wealthy" signs. You know,

Boehner is talking - and yes, hes toasted LOL!

So cutting Entitlements AND Raising Taxes, was a bridge too far

Ok a few things that are striking

"Mr. Obama is....adamant that we cannot make fundamental changes to our entitlement programs."

What would happen if the Democrats all went on vacation and left the Repugs

Let's just get this straight about Boehner

My knee jerk gut reaction about Boner's walk-away.

Chapter 1001 in "Underestimating Republicans".

Let it crash. Better than a fucking "grand deal"

Does anyone else have a problem with the "Gang of Six" label?

Obama Exposed The Lie That Republicans Want To End Deficits. David Corn

Tamron Hall Stalker arrested..

Thanks, Obama bashers

Could someone who knows the Constitution and the 14th Amendment

Welch renews call for clean vote, accused Republican leaders of "taking the economy over

Which politician in DC conceived of this flippin "Grand Bargain" aka "Shock Doctrine"

Huh ??? -That Can't Be Right... Quote From Barney Frank Last Night, On Elizabeth Warren...

Hindu vegetarians sue Indian restaurant for serving Meat

Should we let the devil take tha hindmost, or.... Alan Greyson fundraising letter

And this is how a MANUFACTURED CRISIS, becomes a REAL crisis

Soon, *very* soon, Boner and his Owners will hear from

WHAT is wrong with the geography of the USA that makes us so messed up?

I'm so upset. I going to miss Bill Maher because the sound on my tv

Europol releases an annual study of terrorism; the results do not support claims

U.N. Deadlock on Addressing Climate Shift

Tax the Rich and End the Wars: Budget ''Crisis'' Solved.

who's the cocky asshole on the right on Bill Mahrer?

My prediction about the Right's reaction to the Norwegian terrorist:

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

Does the Republican and teaparty behaviour in fucking up the economy re: the debt

Winning with Kamikaze Tactics

It's official - that right wing scumbag in Norway killed 80 children

Man held after Norway attacks right-wing extremist: report

Let's Talk About What We Would Do ......... #1

Bill Clinton: I Would Invoke The 14th Amendment To Raise The Debt Ceiling ‘Without Hesitation’

huh?

Raaaaaaaaaaaaaaaarw

I think I have just seen the most disturbing Freeper post I have ever seen

My nightmare: Boehner comes back to the WH next week and says: "OK we'll take it."

How Long Before Boehner Loses The His Job As Speaker?

learned helplessness-what it is, how can we get out of it?

Normally I enjoy debate, but right-wingers take all the fun out of it.

One More Thing - Boehner's Letter Suggests That He Thinks He Will Get A Better Deal From The Senate!

I'll be out of the lookout tower, beginning Monday, for about 10 days

Grover Norquist: McConnell-Reid Better Than Default

That was the singularly best teevee performance of Obama's presidency

Bill Clinton: I Would Invoke The 14th Amendment To Raise The Debt Ceiling ‘Without Hesitation’

Remember the little guy who was upset earlier this week when he didn't catch the baseball? (Video)

Who's gona vestigate plane crashes if there happens to be any?

Democratic Lawmakers Wear Buttons Showing Solidarity With Debbie Wasserman Schultz

I'm fine. Why do you ask? (Boehner Photoshop)

Alan Grayson: How would you save $2 trillion?

let's face it folks.

FAA shuts down at midnight - 4,000 workers furloughed

Where did the "Obama is playing X dimension chess" analogy come from?

Lawrence's take on this is very disturbing.

Obama has just done what I've wanted the most: He called them out on ignoring the will of the people

FDR, on signing the Social Security Act, August 14, 1935

The Chained CPI concept is goulish. As I understand it,

Boehner: "The Pres. is adamant that we cannot make fundamental changes to our entitlement programs."

Ooooo, Ahhhhh, Wowie! Will we get some crumbs? Please sir, may I have some crumbs?

K&R if you like chess.

Obama just won this battle.

Even after the best speech of the last week or so...people here

You Know What's Supremely Ironic ??? - This Is Not So Much About The President, As It Is About Us...

Extremely Unfair Deal

We elected a symbol, an idea and we got a figurehead, a golden calf

I am thinking that BO wants to make these cuts and the debt ceiling

I am thinking that BO wants to make these cuts and the debt ceiling

Here is why Obama is wrong to include Social Security and Medicare in the debt ceiling talks.

Oklahoma father posts Craig’s List ad looking for someone to molest his son

Will You Use Republican Hypocrisy To Convince People To Vote Democratic in 2012?

Post an image that contains a Norwegian flag.

Matt Taibbi: Corporate Tax Holiday in Debt Ceiling Deal: Where's the Uproar?

Repubs are nervous

What is our campaign slogan for next year?

Firefox users: Murdoch Alert lets you know when you are visiting a Murdoch owned site..

Fed audit tells the awful truth: It's socialism for the rich, and dog-eat-dog for all the rest of us

“I haven’t seen a meeting like this in my 35 years in Congress.”

The Chat on this board is gonna have an effect on Obama? Bwahahaha

Norwegian police say killings are of "catastrophic dimensions", may rise above 80

Pew Poll: Democrats advantage over Republicans Narrows

My mom has had Medicare since 1989 (thank god Truman pushed the idea for the Great Society)

Is Grover Norquist Like The Don Of The Republican Mafia?

OH, Boehner...you petulant little drunken chain-smoking orange FUCKSTICK.

Just remember one thing about the current SS debate....

HEADLINE: President, GOP leaders in secret talks on deficit deal

I wonder if Bernie Sanders feels a little bit sillly right now.

Bill O’Reilly: dumbest man alive

" I'm willing to cut spending on domestic programs to the lowest level in half a century."

Irritated/Frustrated Obama has had his fill of Repub intransigence "Can They say yes to anything?"

On the lighter side. "Boehner pulls out ..

I might be wrong but I THINK Obama just kicked some .....

C'mon. Do you think the uber rich will allow the economy to collapse...

Hacking judge partied at Murdoch's daughter's house-Cameron is screwed:Today's News Roundup

Maybe the President called their bluff. I am not happy he put so much on the table

Wonder why Larry Flynt doesn't look into Grover Norquist's interests...

History Repeats Itself. Best ever comparison between the 'crisis' of 1995 and 2011.

So is Ickyleaker off bawling his eyes out now or what?

Raise taxes on the fucking rich...

Pelosi Dismisses "Cut and paste, or whatever you call it."

At townhall, Obama says no letup on drug war.

I held it back, almost secreted away

The debt ceiling

How the hell is this a "win"?

The President Obama Gamble: That Republicans Want To Turn Social Security Into A 401(k) and ...

In an economic downturn, cutting social safety net spending

Whoever leads a productive, honest life is ''serving their country'' as much as a military person.

After 26 Years, It's Official: I'm Unemployed

You do not have to say that you are sorry, but I think that Obama would forgive you.

Prince Andrew, sacked as UK business envoy, victim of WikiLeaks?

Just wanted to share the news with friends here. My son made it home from Iraq a few hours ago

No, President Obama, "Tough choices" would be ending the wars and taxing your donor base

The REAL problem with the economy

Democratic Primary Challenge for 2012?

Looks like the Northeast Passage is open.

Pray tell, in what ways has the president not continued the implementation of the far-RW

CA Prison Hunger Strike Solidarity events 7/21 Thurs, Fri, Sat and Sun. They need our support.

No Rachel tonight? Is it always Lockup at this time on Fridays? (Although

News Corp. e-mails could be in hands of 'hacktivists'

DU has an understandable reluctance to change Social Security/Medicare, BUT:

DU has an understandable reluctance to change Social Security/Medicare, BUT:

This is a silent thread for Norway.

Banksters Disguised as Oilmen: the Koch Brothers

Bernie Sanders endorses Mitch McConnell's plan: "I agree with Mitch McConnell."

Doonesbury Reminds Us That "10% Is STILL In Play"

"Norwegian broadcaster is saying that 20-30 kids may have been killed at youth camp outside Oslo"

Saw my first AARP commercial fighitng cuts to Social Security on YouTube just now.

DeFazio: Obama about to cave in to GOP on debt ceiling

I AM going to comment of what happened tonight

You Think It's Hot Now? Wait for Thermogeddon

The rumors were true

The rumors were true

up is down. Praise for Obama over this mess is ass backward.

up is down. Praise for Obama over this mess is ass backward.

Murdoch in the Morning, Part II: Watching Fox

Boehner walked out over revenues that DON'T violate the Norquist pledge! Can the Rs continue to defend

Use of the word "Haboobs" has got them people in Arizona stompin' mad!!!

They want our economy to crash and burn.

Paul Krugman: Backbone!

St. Pete Times: "Tilt toward charters deprives public schools"

Checkmate ... IMHO

What a fucking debacle this has been. And, no, we don't have a victory.

Afghan Judges Accuse U.S. of War Crimes

Ok... Tonight's Transcript Of Obama's Remarks... Featuring The Part I Liked...

Smiley Continues Obama Assault, West Calls Obama “ WALL ST. PUPPET "

Smiley Continues Obama Assault, West Calls Obama “ WALL ST. PUPPET "

So, Obama put $650 Billion of cuts in Social Security, Medicare, and Medicade on the table

Barney Frank: 'People Sitting On Their Asses-Telling Some Woman On Her Feet That 67's TOO Early...'

Barney Frank: 'People Sitting On Their Asses-Telling Some Woman On Her Feet That 67's TOO Early...'

Boy finds shotgun in liquor store, kills self accidentally

Boy finds shotgun in liquor store, kills self accidentally

KO said Norwegians are comparing this not to 9/11, but

Glennzilla nails it: -- "if the perpetrators are not Muslim"

Bernie Sanders is giving thought to primary Obama

President Bartlett - Then Shut It Down

John Boehner's Letter To Fellow Republicans Today, Before His Press Conference Later Today

Rejecting Lucrative Offer, Cenk Uygur Leaves MSNBC After Being Told to "Act Like an Insider"

As much of a RW hack as David Gregory is...

It's Sad So Many Are Heavily Invested In Seeing Obama As A Sellout >

Massive protests at right wing radio stations.

Oregon Tea Partiers invade quiet MoveOn picnic, break it up with threats -- and boast about it

Conservatives attacking Obama over SS and Medicare cuts. Who would have guessed?

Who would be the best primary challenger to Barack Obama in 2012?

Who would be the best primary challenger to Barack Obama in 2012?

Obama is not on the left, he is not a liberal, he is a moderate conservative, he is on the right

Forget Anonymous: Evidence Suggests GOP Hacked, Stole 2004 Election

SF: Reckless bicycling is becoming a hazard.

I am not going to comment on what happened tonight

KRUGMAN: Obama/Conceder In Chief --- What evidence do we have that Obama knows what he’s doing?

Glass..it never answers when you call it, nor does it do anything but just sit there

I am now officially a broke relater

DU duped me ... well, my post that is

DU duped me ... well, my post that is

It is 1:18 and it finally cooled down

It is 1:18 and it finally cooled down

Anyone else have a JP Morgan Chase card hacked in the last few days?

Bunny: Turning the tables on shadow puppetry....

WOW! Two of the coolest things...The Space Shuttle and RUSH!!!

Just when I thought, we were all in agreement, planking is fucking stupid

Janis Joplin knew about them ol' kozmic blues ...

Sam Stone ... just as relevant today

How do you meditate? I just this week started meditating (again).

Cute video. May you sing like no one is listening.

Grandpa Was A Carpenter

Four threads (now five) where Rush is discussed currently

I am having a good day - feel like a king.

Which would you rather eat?

Dr Whooves?

Pawn Stars is just Antique Roadshow trying to act tough. Hardcore Pawn is the real fucking deal.

I watch for the love, livin' in the day of the eagle.

Grampa bought a rubber

Livecam - The Crossing - Abbey Road

Poll Dancing!!

Sweet dreams everyone.

Some great animal pics from the Washington Post: (incl. tortoise with caster leg)

My favorite conspiracy theory:

How come nobody told me there was something fishy about Pancho and Lefty?

Can someone please tell me how to post a pic from shutterfly?

Can we all agree that no Taterguy should be in any Hall of Fame?

After Cezanne.

US senator invokes website-hacking trial in call for Murdoch inquiry

Sony insurer says it's not liable for breach-related costs

You may see me tonight with an illegal smile

101 degrees in Connecticut today.

The 78 most annoying words to read in a restaurant review

Former agriculture minister charged with embezzling $25M through subsidy scheme (Colombia)

Metallica's Frantic remixed by Unkle

OMG....need a breather...

Do you levitate? I just started levitating this week.

Report: US preps subpoenas for News Corp

Ooooo, Ahhhhh, Wowie! Will we get some crumbs? Please sir, may I have some crumbs?

Federal Reserve audit highlights possible conflicts of interest

Anonymous claims it hacked NATO Web site, tells FBI ‘we’re back’

BEETLES! (graphic warning, especially for hyphenate)

You DON'T have THE BLUES if ...

Anyone here with Gold Teeth ?

Pizza pics. Post a pic of pizza.

"Farting" is the word for today. Modify a thread title to include "farting".

Debt Ceiling Uncertainty Puts States at Risk

A truism no adult can deny;

ATFA Applauds Rep. Connie Mack's Effort to Hold Argentina Accountable for Outstanding Court Judgment

Who likes trees?

Richmond ex-cops indicted in scouts scandal (provided teens guns and private security job)

Owners Approve Deal to End Lockout; Players Balk

Alberta Darling (Recall R, WI) Sold Out WI Kids To Big Tobacco

Phone Hacking: Emails Next Scandal, Says (Labour MP) Tom Watson

Justice Department Prepares Subpoenas in News Corp. Inquiry

Iraq probably will miss deadline on U.S. troop decision, officials say

THANK you.

U.S. indicts three Credit Suisse bankers

Suit Filed Arguing Title IX Uses Quotas

Breaking: Senate shoots down CCB, 51-46

Russia declares 'era of Soyuz' after shuttle

James Murdoch claim referred to police (phone hacking investigators)

Ex-police official, suffering from cancer, freed from prison after Chavez’s call for clemency

Boehner: "No deal" on ending Debt Limit Stalemate

Exclusive: News Corp Executive Suspected of "Orchestrating" Leak

has anybody "bon voyage"-ed CaliforniaPeggy yet?

Boehner: 'No deal' on exiting debt limit stalemate

Hey, guys, I heard they're increasing the chocolate ration! nt

Debt talks bring tensions between Democrats, Obama to surface

Economist Michael Hudson: "Obama has bought into idea of recovery by cutting wages by 30%"

Oslo Explosion: One of Two Blasts Result of Massive Vehicle Bomb, Sources Say

Senate Votes Against Tea Party-Backed Debt Ceiling Bill

Barack Obama fined over London congestion charge

Man Dressed in Police Uniform Arrested Following Attack in Norway

How much does it cost to get a spare car key these days?

Blasts Followed by Gun Attack in Norway

In Chrysler Bailout, Taxpayers Likely To Lose Up To $1.3 Billion: Treasury

2011 CA Atty. Gen. Marijuana Guidelines Leaked

Phone hacking: former NoW news editor Greg Miskiw to return to UK (from Florida)

Officials: US federal court interpreter kidnapped, killed in neighboring Mexican border city

Self-deleted by member

Poor GOP....gonna do it and tank the Nation by voting NO.....Obama 's warning go unheeded

Media watchdogs condemn Ecuador libel ruling l

Allan West: Apology not happening

"This party is a non-stop piss-on-your-leg- and-tell-you-that-it's-raining party"

US court rejects SEC rule on board nominees

Crisis after crisis after crisis

President Obama is holding a deficit townhall meeting today in Maryland

New Mexico sheriff faces possible jail term over eBay sales

Doubt on warming's damage to reef

Galbraith - future budgets being held hostage to debt ceiling increases is terrible precedent

Economist Michael Hudson: Obama and GOP playing "good cop/bad cop"

Klein's DC, NYC Work Prep For News Corp Scandal

With 11 days to go

Below flood stage in September? (today is the 51st consecutive day of above flood stage)

Lawyer for Assange Tweets His Phone Hacked

When is the president's town hall today? Is it on TV or web?

President Obama: Go 'big' on debt deal (USA Today op-ed)

Give this information to people who say the Republicans care about vets

Solicitor's Phones Hacked By News Of The World (Clients Incl Julian Assange/Wikileaks)

Democrats say they're angry, but will they put their debt deal votes where their mouths are?

I am listening to President with an open mind, and I still think he is screwing the pooch

STOCK MARKET WATCH, Friday, July 22, 2011

Welp, there was no "rope a dope", just our president, hanging us out to dry...

"Global Jihad" group says it's behind Oslo blast

Krugman: Obama / Nixon (Romney would look a lot like Obama)

NFL on Hold; Players Study Deal OK'd by Owners

Work on McConnell-Reid fallback put on ice; onus put on House

Maryland Governor Will Sponsor Marriage Equality Bill In Next Session

I Watched a Pot, and It Boiled Anyhow

President Obama to deliver statement at 6 p.m. Friday.

Biography Revives Push to Reopen Malcolm X Case

Krugman: Conceder In Chief

“I’ve never voted to raise taxes, and I don’t intend to.”

anyone else like hummers?

Andy Coulson investigated for perjury while working at No 10

Political cartoonist Tony Auth: 'Congress of the United States'

"You can get anything you want, just make the alternative even worse"

CNN: 77% of Democrats want to renominate Obama, "relatively robust... but down a bit since June"

Republicans will nominate a right wing nut. A liberal can win!!!!

Syria: UN advisers warn that crimes against humanity may have been committed

FAA to Partially Shutter, As Congress Fails to Agree on Stopgap Funding Measure

Eyewitness: 20-25 bodies at youth camp

Tim Pawlenty: Jesus Christ Is One Of My 'Heroes'

President Obama Certifies DADT Repeal

Obama is building quite a legacy for himself and it's not good at all

Norway: Blast near government buildings in Oslo

Chicago broker missing since '79 found working in Las Vegas

Obama: We have run out of time...they are going to have to explain

When haggling with a used car salesman....

President Obama to make statement in WH briefing Room re: Deficit Talks at 6 PM Eastern

I wonder how many words dogs understand.

NC unemployment rate climbs to 9.9 percent - highest this year

Say it out loud, Mr. President: THEY WILL BE TO BLAME.

Beijing develops pulse weapons

WH Press Release: Statement by the President on Certification of Repeal of Don't Ask, Don't Tell

Why the hell is Nora O'Donnald trying to argue with the President about the rethugs

Prez is killing it now

He meanders.

Ohio serial killer found guilty in kidnappings, murders of 11 women

Cambodian PM denounces US-funded radio as unfair

John Boehner walks away from debt talks

S.F. cop at center of brutality suits fired

Mmmm anyone else want to get in on this Crow Pie?

Pissing and moaning here, or doing "something"? Anyone?

Amnesty: Saudi terror law 'would strangle protest'

Dear Chamber of Commerce

Obama indicates default is possible, says he's consulting Treasury on consequences

Boehner lies lies lies lies.

Concerning the Debt Ceiling/Budget Cut/Tax Raising negotiations, what is a bare minimum win for us?

President Obama's Full Press Conference on the Debt Talks - VIDEO

I'm not a smoker, but....

"You know my criticisms of POTUS. In this news conference he has been absolutely effing kickass" (KO

President stated that he wasn't getting his calls returned from Boehner.

Would anyone expect to be hired by a company advocating wanting to "bring down" that company?

Do you approve or disapprove of President Obama's "performance" at today's news conference?

Having Medicare Part D be able to sort out cheaper Meds.. would have saved money

One sentence.

Baked Apple: Heat wave hits urban northeast

At what age do you expect children to start treating others

Pelosi Outlines Revenue-Free Path Forward On Debt Limit Fight

I Love Reverend Al Sharpton. What a show!!!

Reid: 'I'm the Senate majority leader. Why don't I know about this deal?'

How right wing ideology is destroying my relationship with my boyfriend. Part II

What info do some of you have that most of us do not? No deal has been announced so you can't...

Well Obama got DU back in his camp

Obama says he can't raise debt ceiling on his own

Feds say Yellowstone cleanup will take more people (Exxon Mobil oil spill)

Teachers won't participate in (WI) statewide task force on school accountability reform

Have the FDL official talking points been released yet?

"OOmpa, LOOmpa, Doobitty DOO"

Boehner is speaking at 7:15 PM eastern. . .any ideas for drinking games?

"If you want to be a leader, then you gotta lead." -- Pres. Obama

Drunken driving, traffic crime deportations way up

If Obama Agrees to Cuts in SS and Medicare WITHOUT Immediate Tax Hikes, Then He Should Be Primaried

Syria holds massive rallies to 'support Homs'

Backbone! (Krugman)

Jail GOP Deadbeats for Debt Crisis It's Not Default of Obama:s

DAMN the President is on FIRE

DADT well done in.

Can we all agree that no Canadian band should be in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame?

It's Official: DADT repeal CERTIFIED!

President Obama: Our Hearts Go Out to the People of Norway

Full WH transcript of Pres. Obama's news conf. on debt ceiling, 7/22

One good potential outcome of the debt ceiling crisis: Norquist has probably lost most of his juice

President Obama's press conference (i.e. "GOP ass whoopin") (VIDEO)

Just got home. Can someone explain succinctly what is going on?

Boehner: "I take the same oath and have the same responsibilities as the President."

Next time progressives clap w/glee bout Obama low poll

Norway Horror: 80 Die In Camp Shooting, 7 In Blast

Obama officials clash with S&P over downgrade threats

Was it really a strategic move by Obama all along?

Leader Pelosi: "Speaker Boehner's adult moment is long overdue"

WH Photo of the Day: Obama and Biden meet w/ Panetta and Mullen regarding DADT Repeal Certification

CNN Poll - Percentage Of People Saying President Obama Is Too Liberal Goes Up!

CNN Poll - Percentage Of People Saying President Obama Is Too Liberal Goes Up!

Coburn: 'Stupid and naive' to think cutting deficit won't require tax increases

Norway PM: 'No one will bomb us to silence'

President Obama's Statement : certification of DADT repeal

With Boehner cutting off negotiations with the President, he is going for the default for his base.

The president is emphatic that taxes have to be raised.

Female genital mutilation laws to be toughened against families (in UK)

Named: The blond Norwegian, 32, arrested over 'holiday island massacre' and linked to Oslo bomb blas

If Obama was selling us out like the media/emo progressives were claiming why did Boehner walk?

So he's saying, "We basically agreed to throw you all under the bus but that wasn't good enough for

Boehner apparently walked out when Obama demanded millionaires pay more

What are the $650B in cuts to SS and Medicare?

What if President Obama doesn't cut Social Security and Medicaid

Obama now at 85% approval among liberal Democrats

For anyone interested, here are the ratings numbers for Rev. Sharpton and Cenk Uygur

"Politically, he has crushed the Republicans."

Gobama!

Primarying Obama

It's time for a clean bill. Up or down vote on raising the debt ceiling. - n/t

Pelosi Outlines Revenue-Free Path Forward On Debt Limit Fight

President Obama wanted to eliminate tax loopholes

Bernie Sanders or Barack Obama?

Rollcall: Norquist Tells GOP To Allow Debt Limit Increase

Circumcision campaign in Africa reduces HIV infections 76%, study finds

Wow, way to rip off an awesome anime, Flashpoint!

Thanks for the boogie ride!

Bernie Sanders endorses Mitch McConnell's proposal

In 'Mugabe and the White African,' Farmers Struggle Against Brutal Land Reforms

Yuri Kochiyama

Fox News Admits Bias To Attack Media Matters?

SATIRE: Exclusive Interview With Family Leader Spokesman On The Marriage Vow Pledge

Support for Pelican Bay Hunger Strikers, Sac. CA, 7/18: in front of the CA Dept of Co

David Letterman monologue (July 20)

Priest will prove he's not gay by having his anus measured (TheYoungTurks)

Oslo aftermath -- raw footage.

Satire: Andrew Breitbart's BIG Announcement (A DC Douglas Tweak)

Thom Hartmann: The Gang of Six vs. 72% of Americans

PBS NewsHour interview with author of new book about Arab revolutions

Bill O'Reilly Warns Rep. Michele Bachmann On Debt Fight - 'You Are The Renegade Here' [CLIP]

Billionaire's Tea Party, Fake Grassroots Movement, Director Taki Oldham Interview

Papantonio: The Truth About ALEC

Town Moves To Ban Free Speech in Private Homes, Group Meetings

Norway - no comment

Thom Hartmann: The final words of a killer that should not be ignored

Kim Kardashian & President Obama

My Debt Ceiling Message to President Obama

Young Turks: Gay Barbarians Vs Bachmann Anti-Gay Clinic!

Oslo blast targets PM's office

Sen. Coburn: Gang Of Six Budget Cuts Will Only Hurt Those ‘Sucking Off’ Programs

Pelosi: Boehner Can't Be Serious About This 'Cut And Paste' Plan

Barney Frank On The GOP's New CFPB Rhetoric

Thom Hartmann: To Hell with Abused Children!

Frank Zappa - Jesus Thinks You're a Jerk

TDPS: Interview with John Becker, filmed Bachmann anti-gay therapy sessions...he's still gay!

Thom Hartmann: MurdochGate - Proof Media Monopoly Doesn't Work

Norway witnesses recount Utoya attack

Pres. Obamas press conference part 1

Thom Hartmann's Brunch with Bernie intro, July 22

Boehner Responds: Trees, Jello, and Bull Crap

O'Reilly Wants Teabaggers To Tow the Line or Self-Destruct

Obama: "I have Been Left At The Altar"

Ed Schultz: 'Mr. President, Tonight I Beg You. Do Not Do This. Take The Big 3 Off Table'

Cenk Uygur on Democracy Now! About Leaving MSNBC After Being Told to 'Act Like An Insider'

Lawrence O'Donnell: Breakdown of Obama's Strategy (Debt Talks)

TYT: Fox News: Are There Really Poor Americans?

DeFazio: Obama extends Bush tax cuts to create a crisis then cuts spending to protect tax cuts!

President Obama's Full Press Conference on the Debt Talks

Thom Hartmann: Sen. Bernie Sanders suggests maybe Obama should face a primary challenger

Bridge to Nowhere

Praising the Hostage Takers: Will Obama Ever Hold the Republicans Accountable? (Paul Loeb/HuffPo)

Environment as pinata: America the Beautiful? House bills have other ideas.

Staff of life, bread of death

Gang of Pain: Who Suffers Under the Bipartisan Deficit Reduction Scheme

Press Release: Sen. Jauch: Public has a right to question Republican sincerity on unemployment (WI)

21st-Century Slaves: How Corporations Exploit Prison Labor

New Law, ‘No Politician Left Behind,’ Would Pay Congressmen Based on Performance

Murdoch's New York Post Publisher Also Has A Hacking Problem

The context of liberal surrender and Barack Obama’s choices -- Jonathan Bernstein

Praising the Hostage Takers: Will Obama Ever Hold the Republicans Accountable?

GOP Agrees to Raise Revenue, Through a 'Walk-a-Thon'

Judith Warner, Migraine-Sufferer, on Michele Bachmann

First lady eats a hamburger, the world ends

Grover Norquist: Ending Bush Tax Cuts Not A Tax Hike - Wapo

Bachmann, Palin, Robertson and the Limits of Logic

Fox Host: Free Birth Control Is Liberal Conspiracy To ‘Eradicate The Poor’

One Wisconsin Now: Wisconsin House GOP has Koch addition

Friday Talking Points (174) -- What Would Ronald Reagan Do?

Exclusive: U.S. Blocks Oversight of Its Mercenary Army in Iraq

What's It All About, Albert (Bandura)? Weekend Economists Explore Social Cognitive Theory July 22-24

OK, so no nuclear in Italy. What else have they been doing?

From Yellowstone to Blackstone, if it can happen, it will happen.

AMR Announces Largest Aircraft Order In History

SAfrican troops fight poachers slaughtering rhino {rhino horn more costly than gold}

Bloomberg Philanthropies commits $50 million to support Sierra Club Beyond Coal campaign

Nuclear power's real chain reaction: spiralling costs

AT&T to pay $40,000 in San Jose fuel spill

Heat to test East Coast power grid

It was 100 degrees F in Portland Maine today - first time since records were kept

Vast wind energy proposal could kill endangered birds

Record overnight high temperatures.

Vehicle to Grid (V2G) by OnStar

Al Gore: Interview with Joe Romm

Fleets of Wave Power Ships Could Harvest Cheap Energy from the Motion of the Ocean

China’s Nuclear Scientists Unveil Latest ‘Breakthrough’ (fast breeder minireactors)

In Palestinian city, diggers uncover biblical ruin

Morality and Ethics

Poll: 52% Approve of God's Performance

Why is religion stronger in economically unequal societies?

Christians: If Paul had accepted Zoaster or Mani instead of Jesus on the way to Damascus

Yeah, those Old Atheists were so much NICER...

If we switched stories from the bible with Grimm's Fairy Tales, would it be any different?

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