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Archives: July 25, 2011

Damn the Right is good at screwing up history.

Holding out for a Hero

He wanted to be on the World Stage.

CEOs bashing Obama on cue.... obviously the GOP is terrified Obama is scoring points with

CEOs bashing Obama on cue.... obviously the GOP is terrified Obama is scoring points with

CEOs bashing Obama on cue.... obviously the GOP is terrified Obama is scoring points with

A list.

A list.

A list.

Thinking...

Asian stock markets are holding steady with few losses. Manufactured Crisis or Lucky Break?

There Is A Reason Why We Shouldn't Tolerate A 2 Part Debt Ceiling Plan......

News International staff told to stop deleting emails

Ex-IMF chief's accuser speaks to media

Coburn (Coburn!!): "We can reduce spending without touching entitlement benefits."

Excess profits tax

Jeff Jarvis: #fuckyouwashington: The Story Of A Hashtag And A Movement

Fukushima mobilizes 3,900 to help decontaminate 'hot spots' (JAPAN)

Everybody forgot about "The Undefeated" and for good reason.

What the heck ever happened to Congressman David Dreier?

DU Journals server down? /nt

Currently watching Norweigians enter their state cathedral after the attacks.

5 Scientific Reasons Powerful People Will Always Suck

"I'm mad as hell and I'm not going to take it anymore..."

On Getting Checks from the Government, Or, the Direct/Indirect Problem

I just saw the funniest thing outside the courthouse in Norway

genius way to keep polls from clogging up

genius way to keep polls from clogging up

If I were negotiating raising the debt limit, I wouldn't risk the U.S. having a default

the markets may be the perfect way to determine the equilibrium price of stuff...

Aljazeera: After the attacks Norwegians should continue to embrace internationalism and doing good

Suppose Boehner Knows He Doesn't Really Have the Votes

Norway attack live coverage: Anders Behring Breivik in court

The real reason "The Undefeated" has been doing so poorly

The most evil corporation/organization in America. Which is it?

To Reach Simple Life of Summer Camp, Lining Up for Private Jets

No permanent U.S. bases in Afghanistan - U.S. ambassador

Naked Weymouth (Massachusetts) man accused of spitting on cop

Men Driving Stolen Car Ask Police for Directions

Interpol are investigating Polish link to Oslo bomb.

Interpol are investigating Polish link to Oslo bomb.

Our choice is between two GOP plans

Grizzly Bear Mauls Teens In Alaska

Adventures with Jobless Jack....a Mark Fiore animated short from 2010 that's still sadly apropos

RIM to Cut 2,000 Jobs on BlackBerry Share Decline

Did Reagan Lowering Corp Taxes in 1986 spark a Trade War

When future historians write about this period in history

So how far into the future do the neoliberals want to structurally

Norway mass killer wants time in court to tell why

Toon: Stereotypes

Boehner pulls condom off debt ceiling plan

Does anyone have a link to the Norway killer's manifesto?

Toon "I wanna Be Speaker!"

An observation on our response to the debt crisis...

An observation on our response to the debt crisis...

TPM Dems Epic Cave: "Everything they asked for from the beginning."

Scandal? What scandal? - byTom Tomorrow (Fox: We Don't Report News-We Just Make Crap Up)

I prayed for the first time in a very long time

Toles Toon: Oops!

jet and diesel fuel pipe leak report - FL

Judge leading phone hacking inquiry is urged by MP to 'come clean' about links to Murdoch family

Ezra Klein- Republicans have won. But can they stop there?

Question: Debt Ceiling and the Rich

Familiar Ring to Norway Rant?

What Joe Kennedy and William Butler Yeats Had in Common

Voicemail hacking and the 'phone hacking' scandal - how it worked

Breaking -'there are two more cells in our organisation' -Breivik

If you don't want republicans to win in 2012, start criticizing this president, right NOW!

If you don't want republicans to win in 2012, start criticizing this president, right NOW!

Urgent: Stand with IAVA on H.R. 1383

I saw a few minutes of the musical "1776", and was astounded when I heard the Tea Party explained:

Melting Arctic ice releasing banned toxins, warn scientists

GE Healthcare moving X-ray leadership team from US to China

I figured it all out ...

Dear Egypt, Syria, Tunisia, Yemen, et al

President Oakland's most STUNNING statement (and there have been a LOT of them)

Since all richie rich is concerned with is the top 1% and owns the pugs, suppose we the people all

Steam Pipe Explosion Jolts Midtown; One Person Is Confirmed Dead

'Growns ups in the room' in DC are determined to elevate Herbert Hoover's economic policy

Construction projects halt and nearly 4,000 workers furloughed in partial FAA shutdown

Gee, Reid offerred 2.4 trillion cuts, no revenue increases, and the repukes still reject it. This

Cowardice asks . . .

Ezra Klein: You can’t have it both ways on war spending

The sobering reality....

"We are so few in this country, every fallen man is a brother or friend."

Quick Q re who to contact

What's the real deadline on a debt ceiling bill? Does anybody know?

Face it, cutting the big 3 AND tax hikes are not a winning strategy, so tax hikes off the table

“Cut “the Posturing, “Cap” the Gridlock and “Balance” Ideology with Rationality!

What options does Obama have with Emergency Powers?

I hope Yglesis is right

Chart: Bush Tax Cuts and the Deficit. Someone send this to Boehner, please

Chart: Bush Tax Cuts and the Deficit. Someone send this to Boehner, please

Mike Ross Won’t Seek Re-Election in 2012 (Roll Call)

Survivor's blog: Hell on Utoeya

Residents in western Libya say NATO hit hospital

Gawker v. Christie

Into the belly of the beast...

One Chart That Should Accompany All Discussions of the Debt Ceiling (Bush v Obama policy changes)

The Rude Pundit: Scenes from Our Unshared Sacrifices, Part 2 (Ceci n'est pas une tax)

Otherwords.org

Jon STEWART: Rethugs "can't say 'rich' anymore, they say he's a 'job creator'!1"

Amazing how much infuence the Republicans have with just one house of Congress.

Can someone here answer this question: Does a veto effectively lift the spending limit?

As Big Libraries Suffer, Micro-Libraries Spring to Life

staffers of congressional family members don't have to pay back student loans?

With Apple enforcing new rules, Kindle, Nook, and Kobo apps shed stores

The scumbag mass murderer will not be allowed to present

Church Lady: Oh, well I guess some of us are only fiscal conservatives when it's con-VEEEEEEEN-ient

Governor Walker just tweeted

Limbaugh, then Hannity, will be giving the marching orders today.

The Teen Suicide Epidemic in Michele Bachmann's District

God Urges Rick Perry Not To Run For President

NYT writer: James and Rupert Murdoch are ‘done’

Victory for Evolution in Texas!

"I think that ultimately he should have taken his own life rather than kill so many people"

Hartmann coming up: Frank Schaffer on US Christian jihad

Question on the radio this morning:Will parents of gay people start pressuring them to marry

"U.S. wastes $34 billion in Afghan and Iraq contracting" - but cut Social Security, Washington.

"U.S. wastes $34 billion in Afghan and Iraq contracting" - but cut Social Security, Washington.

FauxNews Carlson Complains Media "Quick To Paint Norway Terror Suspect As A Right-Wing Operative"

Senatorfold Scott Brown (Tea-MA) picks Vermont GOP leader as campaign manager

Criminal Justice: ‘Normalizing’ Exploitation

Ten facts about the financial condition of the American family than will blow your mind

$1.2 million mansion for $10K? HOA's getting in on foreclosures

Has any vote counting been done on how many GOP in the house would vote to raise the debt ceiling?

Paul Krugman: Messing With Medicare ("Terrible Policy... Terrible Politics")

Not to toot my horn, but I was asked. This is how we support our dear DU brethren.

Defeated: Sarah Palin's Documentary Has Already Been Relegated To Pay-For-View

Asian Markets Are Almost All Down. It Begins....

Get our DAMNED SS Surplus back from those you gave it to!

How long until there is no gay marriage and no gay couples?

I Pledge to Donate $200 to Elizabeth Warren's Senate Campaign within the Hour That She Announces

Coultergeist's latest 'book' is titled DEMONIC. Does anyone bother to research her claims?

Even Larry Tribe Now Agrees: Fourteenth Amendment is a Viable Option. So Why Won’t Obama Use It?

Even Larry Tribe Now Agrees: Fourteenth Amendment is a Viable Option. So Why Won’t Obama Use It?

Sheriff: 4-year-old shot in head while fishing

Web Browser Add-Ons Let Users Block News Corp-Owned websites

Kevin McCarthy is an idiot....

Threat to Japanese Food Chain Multiplies as Cesium Contamination Spreads

Harry Reid's Debt Proposal Will Leave Entitlement Benefits Untouched

Barack Obama Courts Latino Voters, Calls For Partner On Immigration Reform

Brown being Brown

Milwaukee under Socialism was good. I was born during the administration of Frank Zeidler.

Contact info for Premiere Radio if you want to react to Beck's obscene comment

I was REALLY trying to find something to be thankful for today

Norwegian 'MI5' Had Massacre Suspect On List since March

Alan Grayson: "Why Boehner Cries"

Banks Pay Back TARP Funds by. . .Borrowing From Treasury

Who profits if the cap isn't raised?

Louis Armstrong airport employee accidentally shot by passenger

Afghanistan: Wisconsin soldier invents device to foil bombs

100,000 people gathered outside Oslo's City Hall to hear the Prince and PM say this

The Pot Republic

Too Many Chiefs at City Hall? | Casino Cash for Pols | CPS in the Dumps

Does anyone really think that president Obama is still controlling the debate

Does anyone really think that president Obama is still controlling the debate

GDP Slumps Toward Zero As Key Recent Momentum Ends

Gawker Will Go to Court in Fox Investigation Of Ailes & Gov Chris Christie

Syria introduces law allowing independent political parties

Judge says suspect in Norway terror attacks pleaded not guilty, says he wanted to save Europe

Gay Marriage Opponents Sue to Overturn NY Law

Limbaugh, then Hannity, will be giving the marching orders today.+* to the

Alaska is the Anal Sex Toy Capital of America

Web Browser Add-Ons Let Users Block News Corp-Owned Websites

"when both sides want to be seen as the greatest spending cutters in history"

Mystery ‘Murdoch Leaks’ site appears online

After Terrorist Attack By Alleged Anti-Muslim Fanatic, Peter King Will Still Target Muslims

America needs you, Elmer Davis.

(FL) Charters get $55 million for upkeep, other schools get zero

Roger Ailes Caught Spying on the Reporters at His Small-Town Newspaper

Saudi Arabia blocks website of Amnesty International after it leaks 'anti-terror' law

Obama: Rich should pay 'fair share' of debt reduction

LIVE COVERAGE: Democrats Say Republican Debt Plan "Dangerous" w/link to Reid plan

Can we stop with the "Entitlement" crap?

I hope they put a TV in that mass murderers cell so he could see this

Corporations and the rich are "entitled", not those on social security and food stamps.

Sarah Palin meets Jesus Christ

Prussian Blue Sings a New Tune

Sen. McConnell: President presented with bipartisan proposal this weekend, but he "rejected it..."

In Florida, An Organizing Drive that Doubled the Union

Republican FAA Shutdown Costs 4,000 Jobs, Threatens 90,000

Republican FAA Shutdown Costs 4,000 Jobs, Threatens 90,000

I Will Forever Hold G.W.Bush & The Repugs Responsible For......

Please don't flame me, BUT...you MUST watch the movie "Collapse" !!

Boehner’s plan (two-step proposal Boehner is circulating)

Freepers opine about why they have no success in the movie industry.

Most people are so clueless and propagandized it's worthless to try to communicate with them

Will Brevik's attack trigger a spate of copycat attacks.

Why Boehner Cries

Bernie Sanders: What’s At Stake

The BBC interview with the Prime MInister of Norway is offensive

Its all about the money...

Its all about the money...

Christian Terrorist is Grim News on Eve of Ramadan and 9/11

Forums Help

Payroll tax hike? Really? How about a tax on wall street transactions?

I confess to needing to eat my hat. Olympia Snowe is running again.

The crown princess of Norway lost her stepbrother on Utoya.

Republicans are just enjoying the hell out of their hostage drama, aren't they

The Face of Christian Terrorism?

From a right wing site: 'Shared' Sacrifice Means the Poor Give Up Their Share Too

Will new digital TV's pull local stations with rabbit ears?

Picture appropriate for the week ahead

Dave Emory's take on the Norway Massacre.

Boehner proposal includes vote on balanced budget amendment

Boehner proposal includes vote on balanced budget amendment

Krugman: The Fatal Delusion (that Republicans will act reasonably)

100 years ago, Machu Picchu was "found" by an American historian

The "working class" who voted the crazy folks to power, need to see what "Small Gubmint" truly is

$16 Trillion in secret 0% loans. More than the total US debt today ($14.5 T)

If Social Security is in "crisis"??

Boehner is no leader.

Shocker! Fox News’ PR People Caught Lying About Something!

SS does not contribute one nickel to the debt. The wars contributed 6 trillion to the debt.

Dear President Obama:

Dear President Obama:

You know, for better or worse, it's all on Boehner.

Link to Boehner plan (PDF of his hand out)

The debt ceiling dilemma ( dumbed down for the teabag people)

House Could Vote Wednesday on Boehner Plan

Oh good grief: Steve King on default: Obama could be impeached

Shared values of Breivik and Islamic bombers: anti-gay, anti-feminism, anti-"mingling of cultures",

Dominionist ties to Norway terrorist clear and convincing

I"m sick of hearing RATpubliCONs claiming they have a MAJORITY

Tom Coburn’s cuts: Military’s Tricare Prime health care program targeted

Rank-and-file skeptical of Boehner plan - many members say they could not commit to supporting it

Where Is The Post About Michael Ruppert's Collapse? I Glanced At It For

How the Super-Rich are Bleeding the Treasury: Understanding the Federal 'Debt Crisis'

Prescription drug prices to plunge as patents expire

GOP Begs Prez to Kick Its Ass

At the start of July Canada slashed the number of visas available for migrant workers.

If Obama can launch a war without Congressional approval, why not raise the debt ceiling too?

This whole debt ceiling debate is exposing both the Republicans

Anti-gay marriage rallies as NY ceremonies begin

MAKE THE RICH PAY!

Obama is willing to do ANYTHING!

Reid and Schumer will hold a press conference at 230 p.m, Boehner at 4pm

Republican Rep. warns of Obama impeachment if GOP forces debt default

From Twitter about boehner: Like bargaining w/ orange jello.

Now the Republicans have no excuse to not raise the debt ceiling

Democrats for Americas Future (passed along by Jim Hightower)

Toon & commentary "Global Warming Denial conference canceled"

Norway killer made video that could be a Tea Party production (video)

Is Washington about to destroy America in the next week?

howard fineman just spoke the truth on m$nbc...'republicans don't want a deal'

on the debt ceiling and where we are as a nation

Boehner issues his new proposal, and this time he's SERIOUS...

Thank you DU for being here! You make each day more bearable knowing

Thank you DU for being here! You make each day more bearable knowing

We Can't Have A Two Part Debt Ceiling Fix......

Boehner supporters to rally over national debt Monday

Rep. Jim Jordan (R-OH) not supportive of Boehner’s new plan (chair of Republican Study Committee)

where the HELL have the adults all gone...?

I have an idea that might solve everything in Washington...

I don't think Boehner gets it - now whining about president's 9pm speech "he has no plan"

The Set The Terms Of The Debate Myth - Another Blame The Democrats Narrative. Its Pathetic

One thing I think we can be sure of about the Dominionists and theocrats

A Reid plan that includes a Super Congress sounds extremely dangerous.

I've accepted Obama will do nothing about immigration reform

So freshman Senator Toomey is outraged that spending is up 35%

Social Security Isn’t In Crisis – WE ALREADY PAID FOR IT!

a way to solve the debt crisis

When interest rates start climbing, mortgages,creditcards,lines of credit will not be paid.

Republicans Are Engaging In The Worst Economic Terrorism In Our Nation's History - Free Pass!

Boehner's Plan Leaked by Wapo's Jennifer Rubin - Says Dems Will Have to Accept it

Boehner's Plan Leaked by Wapo's Jennifer Rubin - Says Dems Will Have to Accept it

What do republicans call not sucking off an oil exec?

What do republicans call not sucking off an oil exec?

Pam Geller Compares Herself to John Lennon

Live / Reid Unveils Debt Limit Proposal

Message to Obama: "You've got to be a thermostat rather than a thermometer"

Sharing: Drove to PostOffice in my large town/small Maryland city,

House GOP Budget Contained The Same War Savings That Republicans Are Now Complaining

Boehner checks in with the boss...

"Cut, Cap & Balance".."Stop, Drop & Roll"..eee-i-eee-i-o

Could we Bailout Wall St Banks with a Balanced Budget Amendment

The media "spin" of the day.

Tweety is tearing Mike Lee a new one on party votes

What about people with mortgages if we default? Won't the higher interest rates crush them?

His Orangeness is fresh from the tanning salon and now speaking

Boehner briefed Limbaugh on debt plan before showing it to his conference

Norwegian terrorist was worried about the ''Brazilian Marxist Revolution.'' I kid you not.

Any bets on what the markets will do today?

Ark. BLUE DOG Mike Ross WON'T Seek Reelection

What do you all think?

Hey Bonner, if my beloved ex doesn't Get her SSDI check, it's YOUR fault

Wall Street Donated Heavily To Boehner As The GOP Blocked Funding For Dodd-Frank

from fox business: Tax revenues up, We May Not Be Broke on Aug. 2 After All

It just gets better: Boehner will respond to Obama after speech tonight - NBC News

ACLU likely to drop lawsuit after NJ Gov. Christie confirms meeting with Fox News head

Crap! Arnie Duncan was rubbing elbows with Branstad at the state education conference.

Russia Youth Group and Putin Distance Themselves From (Norwegian) Killer’s Compliments

"Super Congress" Will Fast Track Entitlement Cuts and Other Odious Legislation

Talking Points for Liberal Democrats on the Debt Ceiling

Ezra Klein: The obvious compromise between the Reid and Boehner plans

Leave It Better has found a way to get kids excited about eating fresh vegetables

Norwegian police assessment from January: Far-right groups pose no “serious threat”

Meat from petri dish to plate: Credible or inedible?

Must-read article from 1930..about "the debt"...eerie

Microsoft apologizes for Amy Winehouse tweet

With all due respect, I see a lot of hot air on DU and no solutions.

America Doesn't Need a Tax-Dodging Industry

'Kuwait stealing Iraqi oil'

Fuck the GOP.

Right wing money pours into Wisconsin recall wars

If Corporations And The Rich Paid Taxes At The Same Level As The 1960s, The Debt Would Disappear

Dear America, Republicans want to kill YOUR Grandma

Seems to me the Rs care more about their oath to Grover Norquist than their oath to defend

How much would the US save by.....

Guardian Reporter who broke Murdoch scandal gets book deal

POTUS to address nation, 9 pm tonight, re stalemate over avoiding default

Rep. Mike Ross the Latest Blue Dog Dem to Not Seek Reelection

invocation from nashville speedway july 23, 2011

My iPad 2 (definitely not a sales pitch)

United and defiant against the import of the Tea Party into Europe.

I think Reid's plan is okay ~

Interesting. Howard Fineman on Hardball talking about the Tea Party as secessionists

Email titled "A News Update from Bernie Saunders" - sent 4:34 p.m., EST

Here is a good example of why trying to reason and debate the far right is useless.

Confused about social security pension at age 62. The last statement I got from the govt

FAA shutdown cost $30 Million a day in lost revenue

Advance transcript of Boehner's response tonight after President Obama's 9PM address

Chinese fighters ‘repel’ US aircraft

The skeletons in Rick Perry's closet

"The Christian Right, Dominionism, and Theocracy"

Interesting thought ala Scott walker

Norwegians are not happy with FOX News' coverage:

Three entitlements I would like to see ended

Republicans Are Taking Us Down the Toilet

The truth about the poll that Mike Lee (R-Utah) claims supports the Rep. Cut, Cap, etc. bill

I voted this morning in the Wisconsin recall election at my city clerk's office.

Obama just endorsed Reid plan

Obama should lay it all out tonight.

World won't end Auguest 2nd

Republican State Rep. Nate Bell quotes Hitler

List of the 2.7 Trillion in Itemized Cuts in the Reid Plan.

14th Amendment is no debt solution, writes Laurence Tribe

I'm sorry I find this funny.

Anyone remember CNN ANCHOR Tony Harris? He moved to Al Jazeera, English

Anyone remember CNN ANCHOR Tony Harris? He moved to Al Jazeera, English

JP Morgan Tells Investors Why Middle Class Americans Are Screwed

Former Guantanamo Chief Prosecutor: David Hicks' War Crimes Charge Was a "Favor" for Australia

Tea Party Slaps Down Boehner's Latest Proposal

Bwaaaaaahahahaha! (to quote malaise). The Tea Party is becoming a nightmare for

California "Dream Act" approved for illegal immigrants

California "Dream Act" approved for illegal immigrants

Rx Discount Card Info, everyone qualifies-saved me a bunch!

The Greater Threat: Christian Extremism From Timothy McVeigh to Anders Breivik

Pelosi on "austerity" reminds me of Bill Hicks on "belt tightening."

No matter what happens or is said tonight just a little FYI

Will there be a WW3 in the next 80 years?

Do you own a microwave oven?

Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker signs 1 of 3 redistricting bills

Disgusting Low For Glenn Beck: Attacked Norway Camp "Sounds A Little Like The Hitler Youth"

Disgusting Low For Glenn Beck: Attacked Norway Camp "Sounds A Little Like The Hitler Youth"

Stupid Economics question re: CASH

Now it's the lawyers' turn to be sucked into the phone-hacking scandal

Tweety just made s strong pitch for Bill Clinton as Sec. of the Treasury.

Eric Cantor Admits That $1 Trillion In War Savings Counted In Ryan Plan

This chart should be included with every discussion of the debt & deficit

Diversity Comes to Judiciary: Bench Makeup Could Be Hallmark for Obama

Bill-O says that liberal media is pushing the "right wing Christian extremist"

Bill-O says that liberal media is pushing the "right wing Christian extremist"

The President's Speech: The Nation is Stuck in Congressional Stalemate

dupe

Norway killer liked a post by rightwing nut Pamela Geller (Atlas Shrugs)

Russert Junior? Are you kidding me?

Just Got Home From Work (The Bar)... Anything Going On ???

So, what did President Obama say in his speech?

If the GOP was a movie...

If the GOP was a movie...

Disgusting: Glenn Beckk compares dead Norway teenagers to Hitler Youth.

Preserving the Fabric of Our Society as They Roll Out the Shock Doctrine

In 200+ Days The House GOP Has Voted To Kill 1.9 Million Jobs And Created 0

Man survives days trapped in snake-infested manhole

Man survives days trapped in snake-infested manhole

Will Boehner cry during his rebuttal?

Can we all just have the Republicans arrested for holding us hostage?

Enforcing the debt ceiling would be unconstitutional.

John Boehner was walking out on you! Not working with you!!

In Cantor, hedge funds and private equity firms have voice at debt ceiling negotiations

In Cantor, hedge funds and private equity firms have voice at debt ceiling negotiations

President is going to address the Nation at 9PM

Both sides are dangerous.

Boehner briefed Limbaugh on debt plan

I am looking for president Obama to lay out how we got to this point as a country....

Amy Winehouse's parents visit the tribute outside her home

America, held hostage by an orange Boner, day 365

Glenn Beck - Right Wing is different in Europe than U.S. RW

Police arrest suspect in arson at Governor Dayton's former home in Minneapolis

Mr. President, as a #1 supporter - HIT THESE GOP FUCKERS IN THE MOUTH!

Tax the fugging rich Obama

SEND GEORGE W. BUSH THE BILL FOR THE DEFICIT.

self delete

Who's watching Tweety and the tea bagger from UT?

don't you fucking invoke god's name for me, boehner

Ooooohh! He invoked Ronnie Raygun!!

Fugg that lying Boehner - the Texas drought should end shortly

A Well-meaning Chump vs. a Lying Bully..... Wotta choice.

He looks like the Irish Flag

From an E-mail: Unemployment and health care

In case of default, who would make money?

There's a huge orange glare on my TV screen

He's hanging it on the teabaggers' necks.

Um... What Happened To THIS Guy ???

Boehner's shitty response to come momentarily on C-Span, HERE: (LINK)

Oh, Boehner, I'm so sick of hearing of your small business in Ohio

Holy shit, the people on the White House Facebook app live discussion are pissed.

i'm not a violent person, but i would pay money to knock the orange

*** Official Fluorescent Orangeman Speech Thread ***

Both the Democrats and Republicans are using a $1 trillion cut in the wars in their baseline

Zzzzzzzzzzz......

So the President is adressing us at 21:00 EST.

What would a year with no taxes (and therefor no government services) look like?

Speaker Bonehead?! WHY???

How Does The President Deal With People That Lie......

So, does it all blow up tomorrow now that the world knows there will

Boner basically said no, blamed the President, and is an asshole, but you knew that

This is the only cut I'm interested in.

There's a conservatard oompa loompa on my teevee.

I may not like all Obama has done or said but Boehner is a lying sack of sh@@

For those at work/no tv/etc - link to live WH broadcast at 9pm:

"Let's cut defense spending at the Pentagon by hundreds of billions of dollars."

Scotland Yard called in over Breivik's claims he met 'mentor' in UK

Boehner: Obama wants 'blank check' (Hey Boner, Fuck You)

Why Is KARL ROVE Planning to Visit the Backwoods of ALABAMA?

Need a break from it? Jane's Addiction is playing live RIGHT NOW (link)

America's response to Boner, Boner, Boner, Boner, Boner in prime-time

President of the USA Number 1 Spoke followed by President Number 2!

What did you think of Pres Obama's speech?

Wal-Mart's Shirts of Misery from Bangladesh

TRANSCRIPT: President Obama's Speech on the Debt Ceiling - 7-25-2011, 9pm EST

Piers Morgan asks wussy-ass question to Grover Norquist then POOF

If you cannot get on the Congressional server -- check Facebook for pages for your rep

Arkansas High School Appoints Co-Valedictorian Because Top Student Was African American

JOHN BOENER IS A FILTHY LIAR.

Heyyyyy...what happened to Rachel?

Some nights I love Ed Shultz

Breivik listened to Lord of the Rings music on his iPod to drown out screams of his victims

Boner asks for equal time, Boner gets equal time. When did fairness in media make a comeback?

Cenk Should be picked up by Current TV...What are the chances?

Microsoft apologizes for 'crass' Amy Winehouse tweet

Why does msnbc give the tea party so much time?

Not ONE mention of the WAR!!! All the freakin money!!!!!

Michelle Bachmann announces fantastic news on immigration.

Michelle Bachmann announces fantastic news on immigration.

Breivik's injected his dum-dum bullets with poison to make them deadlier

Taxing The Poor: The Only Tax Increase Republicans Support

Raise SS cap. Medicare for all. Tax the rich.

Tonight on Countdown

"GO OBAMA! CUT MY SOCIAL SECURITY! HOORAY!"

Boehner isn't just a lying sack of shit, but also completely incompetent.

Well the US House server is TOO BUSY

Well the US House server is TOO BUSY

Common Cause: Enough is Enough

oops, he said it again....(Boehner)

Kudos to Elizabeth Drew for telling it like it is

This Walsh guy coming up on MSNBC is the epitome of what is wrong

Website for both my Senators is down

"Obama calls for compromise and bipartisanship. Boehner responds with series of attacks on Obama."

It's not Boehner, Cantor, and the Tea Party that Dems have to play chicken with

Just for a chuckle, a GREAT bumper sticker I saw.

Just for a chuckle, a GREAT bumper sticker I saw.

This speech wasn't for you...

Full Text of Boehner's 7/25 debt ceiling speech. What did he mean by "outsiders" ?

Wow. I posted this on FB tonight, here is the reply. Just wow.

Ed Just Nailed It: They should announce a debate tomorrow

Ed Just Nailed It: They should announce a debate tomorrow

Mobile

New Threat? For DU Investigation: "Americans Elect"

New Threat? For DU Investigation: "Americans Elect"

Children abandoned on east Africa's "roads of death"

Children abandoned on east Africa's "roads of death"

Third North Slope oil spill in a week.

Let's take the hostage taking analogy to it's real life counterpart

I thought the President's strategy on calling on the people for help

i'm trying to contact my republican senators

Dad dies saving his 10 year old son in Norway shooting.

Mano A mano in el Bano trending on twitter

US Senate web site inaccessible

Default and Social Security... Faith and Credit of the US

"When the fall is all that's left, it matters a great deal."

I've never been so dumbstruck.

BP reports another liquid spill in its North Slope facilities

boehner calls 'cut, cap and whatever' a bipartisan bill passed by the house

Personally, I thought Boehner delivered a better speech. Too bad that key points were outright lies

More young people joining volunteer fire fighting groups in quake-struck areas (JAPAN)

Because the GOP and their supporters, be they tea party or not, get all their

President Obama may be smarter than what some here give him credit for

Ahem, speech sucked.

Does anyone have republican family members/co-workers who want a default?

Jon Stewart just compared Congress and its inability to reach a deal on the debt ceiling to . . .

If Obama had any stones at this point

According to Ed: Boehner called Rush Limbaugh before making speech tonight

Govt to examine using debris as biomass fuel (JAPAN)

Boehner's tie is made of $100 dollar bills.

Boehner is a total liar. He blames Obama for the debt crisis. It is all the GOP's fault. They are

Sedition in the House of Representatives

I'm in Joplin, MO. tonight, and I just drove across the path of the May 22 tornado.

The Boehner was pretty much a smarmy smart assed liar tonight

LOL! "Ok everyone that was political American Idol."

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Is Obama wanting to just raise taxes on the brackets above $250,000 and NOT

Mandatory Monday Malloy Truthseekers check in!! Brad Friedman subs for Mike

Well folks get them belts on

Lots of "server errors" huh, LOL. Your "representatives" do not care about you

PHOTO of the DAY (JAPAN)

Do you support eliminating the mortgage interest tax deduction?

If employment was ok in the USA and you could only do one other

David Frum (on Lawrence O'Donnell ) always looks like he took lots of Valium

I Will Not Go Down Without A Fight!

17 times under Regan?!

Director of Public Prosecutions refuses to prosecute News Corp, gets hired by Rupert Murdoch after

Boehner delivered a speech that was basically a televised ransom note.

Stop Disastrous Debt Deal. Save the American Dream

Chess. Once again.

What Americans Hold Dear

BOEHNER OVERHEARD LEAVING CAPITOL: “I DIDN’T SIGN UP FOR GOING MANO-A-MANO WITH PRESIDENT OF THE US"

CBPP ANALYSIS OF BOEHNER’S PLAN="greatest increase in poverty/hardship by ANY law in modern history"

Boehner's Website down. Reid's is up plus more

Boehner's Website down. Reid's is up plus more

Tweet I just received: "Sigh. Remember when Obama's speeches were uplifting?"

Arguments on taxing the rich.

Crash and burning ears

Just Got Off The Phone With My 87 y/o Mother And She Is Pissed At The Repugs........

A rare side of Russell Brand. And an important message for all who love someone who is struggling

Fukushima to provide life-time cancer checks (JAPAN)

Fox News Host Advocates Men's "Veto Power" Over Women Seeking Abortions

Tea Partiers - are you happy now?

Advice for Speaker Boehner

Will Obama save his Presidency tonight?

Strauss-Kahn accuser comes foward to tell her side of the story

Killings in Norway Spotlight Anti-Muslim Thought in U.S.

Anti-Muslim author bemoans damage to his message because Breivik was a fanboy

Chinese technology gets derailed in spectacular crash

Please tell me why writing to a corporate whore mouthpiece will result in anything?

People are dumb. The President needs to use charts.

Directory of Representatives

Obama suggests contacting members of Congress

Searchable links to US House & Senate phone, fax, and email contacts HERE!

"I'm not leaving the table till the last card is played"

Here's Obama:

Here's Obama:

Koch-Funded Tea Party Heavyweight Tim Phillips Spoke at Norweigan Killer's Political Party Event

An immigrant saved 20 Norwegian lives

URGENT: Proposed House Bill to gut 70 year-old worker protections (without public input or a hearing

How Murdoch Ran Britain.

Top 10 Anti-Gay Activists Caught Being Gay

Top 10 Anti-Gay Activists Caught Being Gay

The ONLY thing a Majority of Americans agree upon is RAISING Taxes on the Wealthy

Email from MoveOn: Time to reach out and touch AT&T is NOW!

Will he have to change parties to run for a second term?

Should city buses be subsidized by the government instead of people paying fares?

To Reach Simple Life of Summer Camp, Lining Up for Private Jets

"You're a SOCIALIST? Do you advocate confiscating private property?"

"You're a SOCIALIST? Do you advocate confiscating private property?"

Sarah Palin movie "Undefeated" tanks, heads to pay-per-view.

Sarah Palin movie "Undefeated" tanks, heads to pay-per-view.

Sarah Palin movie "Undefeated" tanks, heads to pay-per-view.

After Signing Law Disenfranchising ID-less Voters, Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker Closes 10 DMV Offices

Where's Maddow?

A question on Eric Cantor--why

Anyone else really miss Anthony Weiner right now?

I worry about demonizing

Living with Mommy

In the end, Democrats will cave to do the right thing, and the Pukes will take advantage of it

In the end, Democrats will cave to do the right thing, and the Pukes will take advantage of it

Hungary Destroys All Monsanto GMO Maize Fields

Glenn Beck compares Norwegian campers to 'the Hitler youth'

Marsha Blackburn is ANOTHER fucking idiot congresscritter

I just want to show my appreciation for Senator Reid

Congresswoman Marsha Blackburn is a child...a terrible country hurting child...

The president did not even attempt to sell anyone on anything. He just repeated what he's said

In the next 14 months, seven of the world's 20 best-selling drugs are scheduled to go "off patent."

Interesting observation about current House.gov accessibility

Interesting observation about current House.gov accessibility

Tried to contact Az Rep Kyle. Server crashed. Post your attempts here.

Happy 69 Yr Old German Woman Has Not Used Money For 15 Years

Rest In Peace, Dan

Self-deleted by member

Why Washington is About to Make the Jobs Crisis Worse by Robert Reich

Med Jones, who predicted the 2008 crisis, predicts another in 2015

Today's top hacking stories: Murdoch $ paid 25% of last years government entertainment-big trouble

Glenn Beck's site uses DoubleClick for ads. DoubleClick belongs to Google. Hence, this e-mail:

Glenn Beck's site uses DoubleClick for ads. DoubleClick belongs to Google. Hence, this e-mail:

Which of the following are you more inclined to agree with:

Glenn Beck is a Despicable Piece of Putrid Shit

Let's count: health care, repeal DADT, bin ladin dead. How 'bout a little fucking CREDIT here.

Who still has faith in this process?

this made me cry....

Read a Disgruntled Whole Foods Employee’s Epic Resignation Letter

The Teen Suicide Epidemic in Michele Bachmann's District

Yglesias: How To Move Americans Politics To The Left

Even Birds Have Withdrawn From Afghanistan

Not using the 14th Amendment makes the Baby Jesus cry.

Anders Behring Breivik's father: 'I will never return to Norway'

Yeah. We're fucked.

Prince Charles peddles a “detox” tincture made from artichoke and dandelion

FOX News Resents The Norway Shooter Being Described As 'Right-Wing'

To misinformed who think Obama agreed to cut Soc Sec

I'm in Norway now, although I was at a friend's mountain cabin

A (short) rant on misinformation & miseducation--

The entire mess in the United States was produced by George W Bush

THIS is how SENIOR CITIZENS deal with Congress Members!! Remember this? Dan Rostenkowski ...

Rename the "Debt Ceiling Crisis" to better fit how we got here

"I am sick of stupid"

White House Endorses Catfood Commission part II, this time it will be binding

Oh WTF now....is Harry Reid SERIOUSLY considering a deal W/ NO NEW REVENUE?

Mr. President... Close your door...and don't answer your phone !

Nurses seek financial transaction tax

Kids with ADHD less adept at crossing street

Bernie Sanders -major statement on how the Fed looted $16 Trillion to bail out banks (many foreign)

I'd love to live in a village of this type of house.

Ralph Nader has been very quiet about Rupert Murdoch's trouble hasn't he?

Obama should not have asked for air time unless he had news

Why on earth am I having to argue over social security with Democrats?

President Obama has asked for our help. LET'S DO IT!

Guest List on Ed Show Tonight

If Bush or Giuliani Had Been Stoltenberg

Looks like both President and Speaker have given up.

Slowly going back to school. Just a life update. Rambling post.

A couple of weeks ago I was scared, now I'm fucking pissed!

Boehner: You elected us to destroy government. That's our job as your elected government officials.

The news tonight was that John Boehner made an total ass of himself.

Who is the most discriminated against group of people in America?

Who is the most discriminated against group of people in America?

Who is the most discriminated against group of people in America?

Default or timely deal?

Rick Perry is going to be the Repuke 2012 nominee

Harry Reid's Takes Entitlements---OFF THE TABLE---Debt Proposal Will Leave Benefits Untouched

What do you think about Europe's burka banning laws.???

I was talking to my 83 year old father (who lives in GA) on the phone the other day and he said:

The ban is back: No more H2O on Metro

Something you should know:

Does everyone realize how well and truly fucked the 99% are?

Biggest difference between the speeches? Obama asked voters for help, Boehner

Can someone explain why we have "liberal arts" yet there is no such thing as "conservative arts"

To all:

Norway massacre exposes incendiary immigration issue

Some immigrants are more equal than others.

Tonight we heard from the Center/Right and the Hard/Right.

Look at that, you son of a bitch.

Why I'm Calling Congress Tomorrow

Excuse me Mr. President, it’s not yours to give away.

I hate that arrogant bastard joe walsh, why is he on MSNBC again

Sarah Palin is like Jesus, a freeper types with tears in eyes.

Okay. We know what's coming. How do we organize a national

"I will never be able to save enough to securely fund a private retirement"

Alan Grayson's No-Cuts.com

If Obama does do a deal with the 'Pugs, he needs to withdraw from the re-election campaign

New Court Filing Reveals How the 2004 Ohio Presidential Election Was Hacked

Gov. Christie "wins hearts" at Iowa education summit.

There are NO "Fringe Leftists" posting at DU.

Obama's Budget Betrayal - Questions and Answers

My appliances have been screwing with my head

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Guess that Libya thingy is over now...

My friend goes to an Irish Wake: "Who the heck's this 'Danny' boy? I thought his name was Graham?"

Now this is what I call HOT...

AMC: It's Old Home "Week".

Warren Haynes Band ripping on some Stevie Wonder

YAY! The government is turning down the global warming furnaces!

Aye! There be FOOTBALL this season

A bubble gum ditty, totally catchy, bouncy, melodious & rhythmic. Fanny Lu. Sorry, it's in Spanish

I never learned how to fly a plane, either.

OMG! Roger Ailes is a Vampire?!!?!?!

What is with all of the chee-to hate?

Who's the celebrity?

Any advice on puppies that go apeshit when they see another dog?

Anyone else see that Skittles parody commercial?

Dalai Lama: Happiness, Compassion and Mosquitos (funny video...1:51)

Stained glass........in a hotel!

A hypothetical question...

roofers on my house, dropping bundles of shingles sound like they

My subscription to the DU ran out. I'm seeing lots of ads. But does my computer have to run so slow?

Stephen Colbert was just talking about those new "Summer's Eve" ads.

Need a break from it? Jane's Addiction is playing live RIGHT NOW (link)

How Dry is Texas ?

What are you reading tonight DU? I'm reading "Olive Kitteridge" by Elizabeth

How well do you know me?

"Captain America" is the phrase for today. Modify a thread title to include "Captain America".

All of our Gray Squirrels are gone...

Sunset over Reykjavik tonight:

Beer, wine, liquor, pot, prescription drugs, nasty shit like heroin?

Rotisserie Chicken is Delicious

Has anyone ever ordered eye glasses online?

Health, Wealth Benefits of Early Bedtime, Early Rising Disputed

Screw Harry Potter! Those flicks should be about the instructors!

Where can I find a DU mentor?

RIP Dan Peek (America)

Anyone else glad that they're childless?

Do you own a microwave oven?

Last weekend was tough. While burying my dad at sea, 3000 miles away my 14 year old cat died in my

Attn "older" Moms: If you were having kids today what would you name them?

Its my first Monday as an unemployed person

Norway massacre exposes incendiary immigration issue

New changes at Power and Light District have people talking

Pentagon Seeks to Extend Iraq Agreement

Australia and Malaysia sign refugee swap agreement

Ex-IMF chief's accuser speaks to media

Killings in Norway Spotlight Anti-Muslim Thought in U.S.

Nordic countries pay tribute to double attack victims

Players' Executive Committee to Meet Monday

News Corp's James Murdoch under pressure over hacking testimony

Things that sound gross, but aren't. I'll start: Fried Chicken and Waffles

Fried Chicken Batter - how do you make it?

Chinese fighters ‘repel’ US aircraft

Mike does the honors for 2 aides

Tom Coburn’s cuts: Military’s Tricare Prime health care program targeted

U-M creates new stem cell lines with adult cells for bipolar disorder research

Christian Terrorist is Grim News on Eve of Ramadan and 9/11

The Face of Christian Terrorism?

What was your favourite non dessert food as a kid. I like canned Chef Boyardee

Pelosi seeks ethics probe of Oregon Democrat Wu

Boehner, Reid to unveil new debt plans as deadline nears

TOP Oil Market News: Crude Drops; Oil at $120 a Barrel Becomes Biggest Bet

Jack Layton steps down temporarily to treat new cancer

Syrian protesters cry for regime change, despite 'reforms'

BREAKING NEWS—11:07 am: NORWEGIAN POLICE SAY NUMBER OF DEAD IN SHOOTING FALLS TO 76

British Apache helicopter injures children in Afghanistan

To Reach Simple Life of Summer Camp, Lining Up for Private Jets

BP Breakup Worth $100 Billion to JPMorgan on Strategy Doubts

Arkansas Democratic Congressman Ross won't seek re-election

Murdoch interview could have been tougher, admits WSJ special committee

BREAKING: Obama to address nation on debt ceiling (Monday, 9pm est)

Norwegian 'MI5' Had Massacre Suspect On List (Since March)

Jack Layton Cancer: NDP Leader Steps Down Temporarily To Fight New Cancer

Right wing money pours into Wisconsin recall wars

After Signing Law Disenfranchising ID-less Voters, Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker Closes 10 DMV Offices

A Stink Bomb for Speaker Boehner?

News International staff told to stop deleting emails

Bomb threat at office of tax reformer Norquist

Local news reporting that Harry Ried is not including any tax hikes on Richie Rich in his plan.

Federal judge orders Oakland nursing home to rehire (26) workers following strike

Gay marriage opponents sue to overturn state law

I70 shut down west of Topeka - possible bomb

In Cantor, hedge funds and private equity firms have voice at debt ceiling negotiations

Ryan Crocker sworn in as ambassador to Afghanistan

Tea Party Protest the NAACP in Los Angeles - Little Talk about Fiscal Issues

Dupe please just delete

Does anyone else remember that under Bush that many wanted

Norway killer tells judge "two more cells" exist

Amnesty International website ‘blocked in Saudi Arabia’

Amnesty International website ‘blocked in Saudi Arabia’

GOP Senators Loved Raising The Debt Ceiling Until…

Sugar workers fear lockout in Red River Valley (1,500 workers in 3 states)

STOCK MARKET WATCH, Monday, July 25, 2011

Pelosi calls for House ethics investigation of Oregon congressman

Officials Suspect Others Assaulted at LA Stadium

Cantor slams Obama for agreeing with Cantor

China suspends 2 of 5 fake Apple stores in 1 city

Police investigate bloody incident with red heart balloon at Capitol Read more: http://host.madison

Republicans Started This Fight

Guatemala Las Dos Erres civil war massacre trial begins

NKorean official to go to US for nuclear talks (good)

Obama: Halt '3-ring-circus' of debt-limit debate

Boehner, Reid preparing to move on debt limit

Debt Ceiling Debate Comes Down To Iraq, Afghanistan Drawdown

Obama to Banks: We're Not Defaulting

Muammar Gaddafi could stay in Libya, William Hague concedes

Harry Reid Calls House Republicans’ Bluff

Blame where blame is due

Melissa Harris-Perry guest hosting Rachel Maddow Show tonight.

When MFM returns, will you welcome him with open arms...if he's not wearing pants?

Alan Grayson: Why Boehner Cries

Executive Order--Blocking Property of Transnational Criminal Organizations

Citigroup play their bankers' hand and endorse Cut, Cap & Balance

Krugman: "Health reform doesn’t work without a mandate"

Anyone got a link to an itemized list of cuts in Reid's plan?

Kuttner: How Obama could play a winning hand

Throwing the GOP a Medicare life-preserver

Arkansas man arrested for chemical threat causing Junction City motel evacuation, I-70 closure

Krugman: "self-proclaimed centrists have aided and abetted our descent into paralysis."

SAY NO to the Reid plan that includes a Super Congress.

Obama Backs Reid Debt Plan; Will Address The Nation At 9 p.m.

Repugs bailing on Boner. 38 members, including Study Committee Chairman Jordan (OH), sign pledge

Sports Analogy in Debt Crisis: Rule Book

UPDATE: Wisconsin Capitol Balloon Fight (blood on floor)

DoD panel calls for radical retirement overhaul (sweeping new plan to overhaul retirement system)

UAW wants bigger cut of Detroit's newfound profits

Graph: Bush VS Obama

Obama: Working Without Congress ‘Tempting’

Reid dares Republicans to oppose debt limit plan, White House offers support

Chair Debbie Wasserman Schultz on President Obama’s NCLR Address

I listened five minutes to Ed Schultz and I'm sorry I had to turn him off

Players Approve Deal to End N.F.L. Lockout

Harry Reid's Debt Proposal Will Leave Entitlement Benefits Untouched

Why Is The Republican Establishment So Anti-Romney?

To misinformed who think Obama agreed to cut Soc Sec

Boehner To Address The Nation Following The President's Address

Trump: Republicans Should Reject Any Debt Ceiling Deal To Ensure Obama Isn’t Re-Elected

POTUS to address nation, 9 pm tonight, re stalemate over avoiding default

Would it be possible for Obama to rattle Boehner

Boater fine over (US/Canada) border crossing irks Thousand Islands residents

DPP was warned hacking was rife at Murdoch paper

MSNBC: Oh poor boy Luke. He is sweating like a pig.

Threat of Downgrade Looms

Obama: Default Would Be ‘Reckless And Irresponsible’

What is Boehner saying????? He is talking fast and talking without focus.

Obama: Default Would Be ‘Reckless And Irresponsible’

stupid me - i thought he

Where are the mass protests in response to our government's actions?

President Obama: "a balanced approach is

Palin’s ‘Undefeated’ tanks, heads to Pay-Per-View

Ed Koch backs Republican in Weiner's old district

Center on Budget and Policy Statement on Boehner's new budget proposal (Robert Greenstein)

Screw "balance" if it means we go to hell faster

In defense of the White House

Administration launches new push on global crime

Ohio tea party activists rally for US speaker (Boehner)

Obama vs. Boehner: A Pair of Nothingburgers (Kevin Drum(

Howard Fineman being a dick tonight saying not a good sign the speech keeps getting longer

Boehner Plan Would Lead To Downgrade Of U.S. Debt, Reid Plan Would Preserve AAA Rating

The speech that I wanted to see, more or less:

In Debt Address, Obama Asks Americans to Raise The Roof

It sure sounded like Obama had cuts to SS, Medicare and Medicaid on the table

...Republicans have now revealed their bottom line...

Impeachment...

Obama was talking to the American people tonight, not just us here at DU.

Black Student Can't Be Valedictorian (PINE BLUFF, Ark.)

I suspect that Boehner's about to pull victory from the jaws of defeat

Tweety says that Boehner lied about there being a bipartisan agreement.

I take it Obama didn't go with the Constitutional option

Fineman just said many Congresspersons' websites are down because people are contacting them

Obama tells people to contact Congress and it crashes the Hill servers

Holy Crap! Is anyone Really Buying this Boner Bullshit?

**** Official Obama Debt Ceiling Speech Thread ****

How do Republicans just walk away from any blame whatsoever

Bad News: Can't get through to my Senator. Good News: Can't get through to my Senator

why the FUCK do they ALWAYS get a response. They OWN the media. WTF????

Pelosi: “It is clear we must enter an era of austerity"

Palin doc headed for PPV as ticket sales plummet - grossed just $24,000 in wider release

Winehouse 'died alone in bed'

Small Town Post Offices Threatened

Why didn't Obama praise Clinton for a balanced budget by

White House Administration Officials will hold "Office Hours" to answer your questions

Their hatred of him will be their undoing

Some speech viewers may have realized for the first time that all this affects them personally --

What'd you think of Pres Obama's speech

Kyl on Fox: Clinton worked with Republicans, Obama won't.

I HOPE YOU ALL HEARD THAT BATTLE CALL! Obama clearly instructed

Boehner overheard leaving Capitol:

MSNBC pundits must of all had there marching orders to talk negative about the speech

I was driving today and saw a bumper sticker for Eric B. Dick for city council.

Bruce Fealk of The Rochester Citizen Discusses ALEC Exposed with Tony Trupiano

Gun Control Post-Tucson: Extended Clips

TDPS: Should Parents Lose Custody of Super Obese Kids?

Chris Bowers On Fighting The Class War

Face in the Crowd

INDONESIA : Hallal sex

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Pentagon Deploying 20,000 Troops In U.S. To Prepare For Economic Collpase Civil Unrest

Rep. Jim Sensenbrenner (R-WI) Confronted about the Patriot Act

Papantonio: Republicans Would Love a Government Shutdown

Grover Norquist & The Pledge of Doom

Thom Hartmann: Why Fox News has the Right to Lie to Us

Just a Reminder: We Are ALL Americans

Mike Lee Admits Extortion

'Norway will remain open country'

TNGA Reps. Dale Ford, Matthew Hill Speaking On House Floor Against Nursing Board

Ratings Agency Source: BOEHNER PLAN Would Lead To DOWNGRADE Of U.S. DEBT

Robertson on Jewish "Self-Hatred"

Fischer: LGBT Role Models Cannot Exist

TYT:Obama College Students Video Analysis

O'Reilly Pissed Bomber Was A Christian Extremist, Blames Liberal Media

Renewable Energy Revolution Sweeps Into Bolivia

Strauss-Kahn's Accuser, Nafissatou Diallo, Speaks Out

Obama's Speech Tonight On Debt Limit Plan

Erin Burnett: S&P Says Reid Plan Will Avoid Downgrade, Boehner Plan Will Not

Boehner: We Tried To CON-vince The President

Trump Tells Fox His Plan to Sabotage Obama

Cenk Uygur "I Gotta Tell People The Truth! Which Is Democrats & Republicans Are Here To SCREW YOU!"

Barbara Jordan 1976 DNC keynote address

Best Redneck Prayer EVER

(Canada) NDP leader Layton has another cancer, stepping down as leader

Jiggery-pokery or a funny thing happened on the way to the elections

Eric Cantor's Conflict of Interest re: Debt Limit

15-M Movement takes to streets of Madrid again to call for change

The West need not fear the resurgence of Islam

Turbulent Times

Five Takeaways from DSK's Accuser's Tell-All Interview

Dominionist Ties to Norway (really a must read)

Obama and the other deficit

A Debt To Ourselves: Who Really Owns It?

Guardian: Sustainability report 2011 High-wire journalism-with added future shocks

TPM: Dems capitulate on taxes -- a GOP victory and the game isn't over

Wrong About Right-to-Work

Trouble at FL private prison

Iran Inks Gas Pipeline Deal With Iraq And Syria

The American Scream: Going Hoarse Without Speaking

Herman Cain: From Pizza to Politics...Sort Of...

Christian Jihad? Why We Should Worry About Right-Wing Terror Attacks Like Norway's in the US

Robert Parry: The Slaughter in Norway

Peacock Syndrome - America's Fatal Disease

In response to Norway attacks, right-wing bloggers suddenly demand nuance

Every Day, I'm More Gay and other Republican homophobia

Balanced-Budget Blues (TIME Article)

Bankers unite to defang new Financial Watchdog - USA Today

A Tip for Joe the Machinist: Better Watch Your Back

Reid unveils $2.7 trillion Deficit Reduction plan. Dares Corporate Lobbyists to vote against it.

DPP was warned hacking was rife at Murdoch paper

to those who are 'up for' doing more than commenting on DU....

An Interview with Chris Hedges - Progressive.org

What Obama Was REALLY Saying in Prime-Time Speech

"Ron Johnson is an embarrassment to Wisconsin" We miss you Sen. Feingold...

Glenn Beck hits 'new low'; compares Norway victims to Hitler Youth

Balloon Juice: Compromise (including great answer from Pres. Obama on compromise)

The Kucinich Plan for Economic Reform and Recovery

Mortgage Interest Deduction Big in Budget Play

Boehner: 'I realize the president is worried about his next election'

Post-Gazette: Bashing Bachmann--Cut it out: She's neither dumb nor crazy

Are we being had?

Al-Qaeda's Christian mirror by Pepe Escobar

Walmart: Our customers are running out of money

Charity Director's Salary Went From $35,000 To Half A Million

Freud said that a family is a tyranny ruled by the sickest member. Seems that could be applied to

Blainville's beaked whales enter stealth mode

Price of dinner foods up almost 5% in one year

Blue-Green Algae Warnings & Advisories In Place At 10 Kansas Lakes & Reservoirs - KC Star

Cows 'could be renewable fuel key'

xpost: Hungary Destroys All Monsanto GMO Maize Fields

A heat wave recap

Owens River Restoration Success For Fish & Wildlife, But Visitors Frustrated By Masses Of Cattails

Katerva Twitter Mashup Series Begins With Energy

Yolo drafts measure to protect ag lands from solar projects

World Greenhouse Gas emissions figure

More big Yellowstone fires predicted with climate change

Since I installed my grid-tied rooftop PV system in April, three of my neighbors have done the same

Food Prices to Stay High Amid Underinvestment, Climate Change, IFAD Says

As Ogalalla Aquifer Summit Meets, Some SW Kansas Wells Show Fall Of Up To 5 Feet In 2011

Tennessee is getting 1,000 tons of nuclear waste from Germany

Coal Ash Toxins Found In Groundwater @ 9/9 TVA Sites Now Being Tested

Climate models fail to replicate tipping points

NSIDC 7/24 - Rate Of Ice Extent Loss Slows Slightly - Almost Back To 2007's Record Low For Same Date

Benedict Names Pugnacious Archbishop to City of Brotherly Love

Oslo Suspect Wrote of Fear of Islam and Plan for War

Priest drowns baby in the name of God.

Can anyone explain how the "The Pope is the antichrist" thing works?

American Atheists object to WTC cross - ask for equal treatment

Anders Behring Breivik: Christian terrorist? Right-wing extremist? Madman?

Jim Wallis throws gays under the bus

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