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Archives: September 13, 2011

Hilarious! 9/11: A Conspiracy Theory (youtube vid link)

Hilarious! 9/11: A Conspiracy Theory (youtube vid link)

DNC Chair (Debbie Wasserman-Schultz) uses debate moment to pounce on GOP

Krist Novoselic responds to John Huntsman

We can work it out

Further questions re 9/11

On Free Speech TV tonite

DEBATE, The West Wing!

I can understand Bachmann's discomfort with the idea of mandatory medication

ACORN, Longshoremen, video editing and propaganda

The Totally Insane Story of Mormonism (video)

"In this building, when the President stands nobody sits"

For the folks that missed the TeaParty Debate - a RERUN is on CNN right now - live stream link below

Durkee may be 'Bernie Madoff of campaign treasurers,' Rep. Davis says

So who did the morans like tonight?

Robert Reich Debunks Six Big GOP Lies About The Economy (video)

Saw the GOP debate. Romney just does not "pop". He will lose.

Alan Grayson Blasts Tea Party Debate Audience's Reaction To Health Care Question: 'It's Sadism'

Alan Grayson Blasts Tea Party Debate Audience's Reaction To Health Care Question: 'It's Sadism'

Bad spelling opens up security loophole (BBC)

Unsolved Transgender Murders and Shootings Grip D.C.

herman cain? wtf are you doing man??

Simulated bomb was cause of KCI disruption, authorities say

"Don't get sick." by Alan Grayson

Where the hell is the GOP?

Afghan gunfight: Explosions and firing rock Kabul

GOP Debate: Rick Perry Booed Over Texas Immigration Law

Bill Maher On Palin's Future: 'What Am I, The Idiot Whisperer?'

National Asset Database of Terror Targets

Lawmaker: Investigate Sarasota link to 9/11

Uncle Sam Does(n't) Want You

In the words of God

Dave Zirin: Where Was the Pat Tillman Story on NFL Sunday?

Why doesn't anyone ever ask the republicans who will fix all the bridges..

Feds Focus on Foreclosure Fall Guys

A tale of 2 depressions

Did any of those Republican deathers offer up any type of jobs plan of their own last night?

In Compromise, Republicans Allow Obama to Create One Part-Time Job - Andy Borowitz reports

China's elderly offer opening for West's healthcare companies

Please don't criticize the President.

Professional "voter fraud" troll now preemptively predicting fake voter fraud

The Most Nervous Moment of Bush's Presidency

The Way To Impress Republicans

Tell all the conservatives, Republicans, and just plain ignoramuses that you know:

What is it with GMA and their infatuation with polygamist families or families with


The Not Exactly Rick Snyder Show Episode Two Misappropriation

Tea Party Audience Cheers Letting The Uninsured Die

Video Game Industry Big Winner When It Comes to Tax Breaks

Did anyone happen to be watching Morning Joe when

The next Social Security question to ask Rick Perry

Interesting blog which looks at some of the political figures in their

Justice Department Announces Resolution of Racially Motivated Crimes

History is rarely kind to every presidency

What The Double Dip Recession Will Look Like In 2011

can't Anonymous do something to stop the Execution of Troy Davis?

Rep. King says Judiciary Committee should question Obama's 'Uncle Omar'

How far of a leap from "let him die" to KILL HIM?

not one of the tea clowns have been asked a single foreign policy question

So You Think You Can be President? Musings on the Republican Candidates/Donald Kaul

IDIOT: Rick Scott Thinks Obama Stole His Slogan

Palin: "I'm getting kind of a kick out of this"

CNN's Tea Party-loving introduction to the debate

Saying Barack Obama can't do this or that because he is black

"I hope. . ."

"Firefighters and the prefect have warned of potential radioactive leaks"

Robert Reich - 50% probability Greek default. US banks counter-party debt huge.

A party that celebrates the death of the other

"Is Death to the Comatose a good campaign slogan?"

**Watch the Dept Super Committee Live NOW**

Norway local elections: 'Breivik party' suffers

The Most Trusted Name in News: TeaNN

The Most Trusted Name in News: TeaNN

The Most Trusted Name in News: TeaNN

Bystanders pull motorcycle driver trapped under burning car

Afghan local police guilty of serious abuses: Human Rights Watch

Rick Perry’s Vasectomy:

According to my idiot Rep., Mr. Womack, here's the GOP solution to jobs....

Citizens Lift Car, Pull Injured Man From Flaming Wreckage w/video

Bachmann...women and girls should have a choice........

g.o.p. version of evolution: Let the poor & unfortunate just die off

Two areas I expect to see the Republicans move into next - legal reform and infrastructure

Everything the Republicans do is to widen the income gap!

In Suburb, Battle Goes Public on Bullying of Gay Students

Super Committee Democrats Must Stop Saying Former Deficit Plans are "Balanced"

Need summary of USPS situation for dummies

Obama the Silent Tax Cutter

Just wondering. Did FOX praise the shrub for preventing another attack on the 10th anniversary?

Did You Feel The Compassion at Last Nights Retug Debate..

CAPTION TIME! The Two-Headed Gladhanding Dragon Edition

Death industry reaps grim profit as Japan dies

Record Number Americans, Or 46.3 Million, Lived In Poverty Last Year; 49.9 Million Without Health In

Financial speculators responsible for rising global food prices, claims report

US hikers to be freed ‘in two days’: Iranian President Ahmadinejad

China sees Europe as ‘too important to fail’

Maybe a Silver Lining?

I didn't watch the debate. What was the "Let him die" moment I missed?

That sinking feeling

Does a debate "moderator" have a responsibility to correct factual errors?

GOP debate audiences are more terrifying than the candidates.

Tea Party debate audience boos Ron Paul

The Republican plan for those Americans who cannot afford health care

Anyone know where I can find the graph of bank consolidations?

Greece Should ‘Default Big’ to Address Debt: Blejer

Blitzer showed the way into the Dungeon of Teaklanner "sick care" disregard last night

Congress Must Double Deficit-Cutting Goal to Avoid Fiscal Crisis, CBO Says

Illegal Aliens crossing into Canada from the US / Manitoba Herald

Don't tread on

"The Sugar High Let Him Die" debate. What do ya think?

In other news, conservatives unanimously agree that Contagion is the, "Feel good hit of the summer".

Bush and Obama, Shoulder to Shoulder

"Unpleasant Anniversary Activity Page" from Brian McFadden

Jerry Brown calls for 'war on unemployment'

Richard Hamilton, the original pop artist, dies at 89

Michele Bachmann's 10 worst moments:

U.S. Commemorates 9/11 By Toasting Stable Afghan Government From Top Of Freedom Tower

Levi vs Bristol........Again.

dupe, sorry

Secret U.S. Message to Mullah Omar: "Every Pillar of the Taliban Regime Will Be Destroyed"

The Rude Pundit - GOP Debate: Compassion Is for Losers

"apologizing for the war is a media fixation" -

Excerpts from last night's Tea Bagger Republican Debate

U.S. Poverty Rate, 1 in 6, at Highest Level in Years

Will Immigration Bring the EU Down?

Iran to free US hikers jailed for spying

Iran to free US hikers jailed for spying

Citizens Lift Car, Pull Injured Man From Flaming Wreckage [VIDEO]

Rick Perry's redesign for Social Security - Toon

Iranian hostages (hikers) to be freed - breaking

Offense vs defense

Going Corporate:

How you gonna always criticize President Obama, dawg?

Who won the debate last night?

Parkland Hospital, Major Healthcare Provider For Latinos, Risks Medicare Funding Due To Negligence

Watched a Bill O'Reilly special in my sociology class about cultural corruption

Phone hacking: James Murdoch recalled by MPs

Downed infrastructure will cost Americans billions.

Buses for Planes Would Save $89 Million

Buses for Planes Would Save $89 Million

What's the next step in the Jobs program?

Reid hammers GOP for voting down FEMA funding bill

CNN: Did Bachmann wound front-runner Perry at CNN/Tea Party Debate? (w/video)

Perry’s ‘Ponzi Scheme’ Kept 14 Million Seniors Out Of Poverty Last Year

CHEENEE tells The View that the Rethug candidates are TOO EXTREME to be elected!1

When Did CNN Become a Shill for GOP Extremism and the Tea Party?

Rep. Issa hit with ethics allegations: American Family Voices to file complaint

John Boehner wants to renege on the debt limit deal ...

Transgendered person shot in neck in SE Washington

Corruption? 5400 Lawmakers Have Become Lobbyists in the Last Decade

Economist Explains Obama's Job Act In One Simple Chart

Economist Explains Obama's Job Act In One Simple Chart

Speak for yourself, Andrew Sullivan

Tropical Storm Lee exposes old oil from BP spill

Question for accountants re: Newt's Tiffany credit line

The thirty year old man in Blitzer's hypothetical question.....

The exchange in the debate was a disturbing window into the Tea Party's extreme views on health care

Vatican: Sex abuse case at Hague "ludicrous" stunt

a twitterer complained that Santorum was not frothy enough

Michele Bachmann gets a sneak attack on the booty crack. But WHO IS THAT MAN?

Sentence Expected in McDonald’s Beating Case

I Never Realized How Scary These People Are...

The 10 Democratic House members who allowed NC to put the Amendment

Chicago Tribune Pulls Sarah Palin 'Doonesbury' Comic

Poverty rate rises in America (AGAIN!!)

Outside the Tea Party debate, liberals make themselves heard

Tuesday Toon Roundup 1: War and its costs

Oregon GOP Dropping Antigay Stance

U.S. hikers jailed in Iran may be released after bail is paid

"The only thing Bachmann has ever fought for is air time on FOX News."

"The only thing Bachmann has ever fought for is air time on FOX News."

Hey You! Stop asking questions.

The Repugs won't be satisfied until they see children starving in the streets. New stats on poverty

If the Republicans think that by holding off on infrastructure repair...

If the Republicans think that by holding off on infrastructure repair...

Rep Steve King Says Obama's 'Drunken Uncle Omar' Should Be Called Before Congress

Plutocracy with a Pleasant Philanthropic Face

Our little city's labor issues

Sex abuse victims ask International Criminal Court to prosecute Pope


The Powell Memo: Remembering the Moment Our CEOs Dug In

Above The Law - USA (13 Sep 11)

European ancestors of RepubliBaggers were Cannibals on a Mass scale

need a laugh?

need a laugh?

Edgar Allan Poe Museum in Baltimore could close


"Any racist needs to seek help. It's not normal in the 21st century to think in that way."

Ron Paul Campaign Hires Hard-Core Anti-Gay Activist As Iowa Director

Feinstein, Petraeus Say Wartime Contractors Must Go

Feinstein, Petraeus Say Wartime Contractors Must Go

need a toon

Safety Of The HPV Vaccine That Gov. Perry Made Mandatory In Texas......

Wikileaks : US Homeland Security now tracking medical records of Canadians

Interesting Texas-- Bank of America & Frisco PD blog

Interesting Texas-- Bank of America & Frisco PD blog

Serious replies, only, please... How difficult is it, and how dangerous is it to

Record poverty last year as household income dips

Prairie's price is definitely "not $5 grand", but could it be $30,000?

Tea partiers cheer to let uninsured die

GLBT Pioneer Arthur Evans passed dead at 69.

When it comes to deranged hate from the right, I'm not shocked by much but

We've already established what you are, Mr. Perry. Now we're just haggling over the price.

Not good obama just adopted republican frames

Has the Republican leadership disavowed the "let them die" crowd?

LOL Illinois paper demands spending cuts, gets spending cuts in their own backyard, now whining

Rover sends a 9/11 tribute from Mars

72% of Americans do not agree with Perry's views on Social Security.

What would have to happen in order to make it so that

What would have to happen in order to make it so that

Obama would cave in a poker game where he had a royal flush.

Rank-and-File Economics: Fighting for a Wage- and Job-Led Recovery

Tuesday Toon Roundup 2: The Jobs plan

LOL- "We've got a sense of decorum around here!"

Elizabeth Warren to announce Senate run tomorrow

Tuesday Toon Roundup 3: Perry and the Repubs

What does "your" Democratic Party stand for?

The Tea Party are the mob

A lot of strange things around Princess Diana's death

Adopting republican frames

Republicans Trying to Pass Anti-Union Bill Affecting NLRB Decision Re: Boeing

Hacking MPs recall News International's James Murdoch (BBC)

Please Email Your Rep to Re-instate Legislation Protecting Songbirds:

Cameron blames riots on "slow-motion moral collapse"...of the rioters.

DON'T Let Him Die!

Record number of Americans living in poverty

The private sector does it worse and more expensive.

Anti-choice Protesters Target Clinic’s Landlord Outside Child’s MD School

Advance excuses for a NY-9 loss

NYTimes: Privatization saves money - NOT!

12 Oil Spills In One Year—And They Want To Build Another One?

Smoke from Minnesota wildfire drifts into area

Smoke from Minnesota wildfire drifts into area

Doctors find ways to treat uninsured patients

Confronting the denialism of rank and file Republicans

British Hacking Inquiry to Recall James Murdoch

Federal judge puts Carl Lewis back on NJ ballot

Torontonians prefer tax increases over more crowding on public transit

if you have a few minutes

As to the audience in Tampa, Florida last evening. These would

Americans turned to public health insurance in 2010

Senate Republicans block FEMA disaster relief funds (what a-holes!)

Deficit supercommittee launches website (The Hill)

Microsoft unveils its new Windows 8 operating system (BBC)

Microsoft unveils its new Windows 8 operating system (BBC)

America is Ecotone

Just the fact that a guy like Rick Perry is governor of Texas tells me everything

Make an exception. Help out a radical righist Iowa Republican

Fourteen Points of Fascism

"1. The number of those living in poverty is the highest in Census history."

Scroll down and watch the video. I promise you this is being cheered by some

Study: Austerity lowers wages and increases long-term unemployment

Erdogan presents Turkey as model for Arabs

Has the media covered this - if not why not?

Tell me how this correlates to the Republican for profits society

BoA is gonna close 600 branches and lay off 30,000 folks.

Nokia (Finland) pays its India workers $96 a month

Coyotes that moved into vacant California home to be trapped and killed.

The right to fucking life.

Bush Administration Advanced Solyndra Loan Guarantee for Two Years.

Formerly with CNN, Ed Henry, now with FAUX says there is no conservative bias

Let's start calling them "Let Them Die" Republicans.

BBC: 'Wi-fi refugees' shelter in West Virginia mountains

Police confirm racial incidents at sugar plant

Who will represent the left in this country

Senate Republicans block FEMA disaster relief funds

POLL : I will vote for Barack Obama because...

POLL : I will vote for Barack Obama because...

"FORCE THEM to have those babies and then if they can't afford to insure 'em, LET EM DIE!!!"

News Corp shareholders lodge complaint against Rupert Murdoch

This Republican on Hardball is so panicked she losing her mind and Tweety is making fun of her

How to get people to get their annual flu shot: Spread the rumor that there's a vaccine shortage!

U.S. unable to account for 16,000 kilograms of exported enriched uranium

Any protests outside Sen. James Forrester Office?

Im sorry, but WHO perpetuates class warfare?!

How Obama Became the Curator of the Bush Legacy

The Party of death

Ron Paul gets the Taiwanese Animation treatment

Fortune 100 Adjustment to the Shrinking of the Middle Class

The Oddness of the President's Upcoming Deficit-Reduction Plan

The poor are no longer represented - anywhere.

CNN out-Foxes the competition

What a scared, paranoid country we have become.

Native Americans were cannibals - Cindy Jacobs

*Interview w Ali Soufan, FBI, about 9/11, Frontline (PBS) tonight.

Pennsylvania GOP Proposes New Electoral Vote Allocation

Tweety - DUers do you notice that when they're discussing

Republicans Are Clear Favorites in New York and Nevada Special Elections

Air Canada flight attendants could strike as early as next week

Wisconsin: Breitbart tries to smear WEAC, gets help from Urinal/Sentinel

Readers of Juantia Jean in Texas: she is asking for.........

I get my first campaign contribution check tonight

The Obama campaign launched a NEW website to handle misinformation against President Obama

Republicans dismiss Obama's jobs plan

Anyone know anything about the National Staff Organization?

Some real Shock and Awe: Racially profiled and cuffed in Detroit

Big Oil and Fossil Fuel Industry Are Strangling the US Economy, Causing Wars, and Poisoning Us

If any is interested in the role of language

Biden to Students: ‘No Means No, No Matter What’

Sen james Forrester "Two Dad don't make a Mum"

Santorum: ‘People are living too long’

No regulations is the thing that is being pushed. HARD.

Bumble-bye: The case of the disappearing honeybees

German Village Produces 321% More Energy Than It Needs!

Baggers are going to sleep at night thinking about one of the bridges in their districts collapsing

David Weprin just got served papers on the street. Turner is challenging the election results.

"Gadhafi's son reaches Niger capital, seeks refuge"

Pat Robertson Tells A Man To Divorce His Alzheimers-Stricken Wife

Why Senior Citizens and Veterans Were Eliminated from the Obama Jobs Plan

War--The Fiscal Stimulus of Last Resort

Betty Sutton and Dennis Kucinich to be squeezed out in new congressional remap

Rachel Maddow is doing a great job with her Debunktion Junction

Socialists May Return to Power in Denmark

If you are anti-Obama then instead of fighting against him lets elect a better congress

Heads Up: Alan Grayson will be on Countdown w/ Keith Olbermann and also on The Ed Show - TONIGHT

Olberman on the let him die moment

So, Obama is using the bully pulpit and taking the jobs bill fight to Republican districts

Media Whitewash on Cheney War Crimes Palpable as Whistleblowers Cry Foul

Earth-Like Planet May Exist

Capital Gains Tax Cuts=Welfare for the Rich

U.S. envoys to visit region in last-ditch effort to avert Palestinian statehood bid

Afghan gunfight: Kabul police battle insurgents Dramatic Nato footage shows sustained gunfire as tr

Windows 8 gonna suck

Politics 101... "Pass This Bill", "Pass This Bill", "Pass This Bill" (Today's Chant Of Support)

Passenger: Was cuffed, searched over 'appearance'

President Obama talks about the American Jobs Act in Columbus, OH - pics

Researchers pay $9,000 for intruding on Alaska sea lions

I usually don't like Wolf Blitzer, but he did something that we can appreciate.

Reportedly Rick Perry was 'Taken Aback' by audience cheering...

Man, I love my Guv: Shumlin orders investigation into traffic stop involving migrant farm workers

Kabuki Theater

Rep. Kucinich may opt against Wash. congressional race

Elizabeth Warren to be on Rachel Maddow tomorrow night.

Nurses Say Letting Uninsured Patients Die Is No Laughing Matter Following Abhorrent Audience Cheers

What are you afraid of? I don't mean that you necessarily worry about this

NWLC Analysis of New Census Data Shows Record Numbers of Women in Poverty, Without Health Insurance

Nevada Gov. Brian Sandoval Endorses Rick Perry

I've done the math (since I've been unemployed - I have LOTS of time on my hands)!

Security breach: and Linux Foundation remain "temporarily unavailable"

Overweight Man Sues White Castle Over Seats (says the small seats violate his civil rights)

Canada could be heading into a recession first.

TMDC: "Republicans Reject Taxes On The Rich To Pay For Jobs Bill," Even As A Deficit Neutral Trigger

So do doctors still swear this,because if so Ron Paul should have his license revoked.


As I see reflections on the debate- I saw a man come out of a coma

Ron Paul Revolution

A Two-Fer Question For The Next Tea Party Debate

Exclusive: NYT's Keller Admits Getting 9/11-Iraq Wrong in Article About Getting 9/11-Iraq Wrong

Is Wall Street getting a tiny clue?

I sure as hell ain't killing any conservatives or re-educating their kids

I heard the next GOP Presidential candidate speak last night.

So why (according to 'Baggers) is it evil when people associate in the form of government

Support at GOP debate for letting the uninsured die

Big award for man fired during cancer recovery

A Corporate "Culture of Fraud"

Will the USA Patriot Act ever be repealed in its entirety or simply amended ?

Teen who beat transgender woman in Baltimore gets 5 years in prison

Freedom from Want; Freedom from Fear.

Remember that Ron Paul's former campaign manager died, 49, uninsured

Mandatory Tuesday Malloy Truthseekers check in!!

A Single Individual, John Paulson, Made Enough Money Last Year to Pay the Salaries of 100,000 Teache

A Single Individual, John Paulson, Made Enough Money Last Year to Pay the Salaries of 100,000 Teache

An email from the Committee to Elect Alan Grayson

Grayson: GOP crowd justifies my ‘Die quickly’ comment

Does anyone have a link for Obama's Ohio speech today?

Introduction To Nazi Euthanasia

Damn he's stupid: Perry 'taken aback' by debate crowd reaction

Che Ahn: Allowing same-sex marriage is just like having Jim Crow laws

101-Year-Old Detroit Woman Evicted From Home

How did these dirtbags manage to get a piece of the Unemployment pie?

Why Are Finland’s Schools The World’s Best? (hint, they are doing the opposite of the US)

Raising Medicare age will rob the system of younger seniors...

Any news on the NY House race (former Weiner seat)?

Washington State teachers ordered back to work (Tacoma)

The polls just closed in NYC

12 Oil Spills In One Year—And They Want To Build Another One?

Polls close in tight NY House special election

Guardian UK: Spooked into austerity, we dig our own economic grave

Is the Democratic Party Enabling Tea Baggers?

Perry says that he might be bought for more than $5,000

State of denial: The Pax Americana of the last half-century is collapsing. - by Michael Lind:

Today, my 81 year old mother was brought to tears....

GOPers in Twoubles:: On the Ropes :: All In with STUPID :: Gonna Lose Their Asses 2012

Republican John Kyl Threatens To Quit Super Committee If Defense Cuts Are On The Table

If ReTHUGS really believe that someone without health insurance

Next Time You Need To Go To An Emergency Room

How many here volunteered for Gore? Do you wish you had? WIsh others had too?

Does the Electorial College recognize write-in Votes?

For Cargill, It's Tainted Turkey Time Again

A COUNTRY is not a COMPANY: CEOs Should Sit Down And Shut Up

Repost: Do you know someone in need of a doctor?

Which is worse?

Why does "bleed lead" at DU? The 9/11 jumper story is still here!

ELECTION RESULTS: Tonight's House NY-09 and NV-02 results will be posted later on link below

The Democratic Party strategy for Obama winning the 2012 election is based on two main assumptions

So Perry was offended that anyone would suggest he could be bought for only $5,000

Congress, Obama’s attempt at compromise is short-lived

Congress, Obama’s attempt at compromise is short-lived

How would Republicans deal with an uninsured, unborn fetus, gestating inside a death-row inmate?

Wow... 0 to 5 Days For A Cave/Capitulation/Walk-Back... Whatever...

15% of Americans are now living in poverty....

What a horrible way to commit suicide...

Cherokee Indians say they will not be dictated to by U.S.

Woman upset over mother's flight phones in bomb hoax

I couldn't help but think of Terry Schiavo last night when

Concerned Women for America: Real Feminism Is Serving Your Husband

The Re-Colonization of Africa. Berlin, 1884 and Paris, 2011

Obama's proposal to cut Social Security taxes worries defenders of Social Security

If the Democrats don't make the Republicans own "Let him die" all is lost

You know what question I'd love a moderator to ask at these GOP-a-paloozas?

NV Congressional Election results

Big Tea Party Cheers for "let God sort 'em out"

Big Tea Party Cheers for "let God sort 'em out"

On a lighter note . . .

I have come up with a great idea for helping poorer countries

Another view on Libya

Another view on Libya

As America’s Middle Class Shrinks, P&G Adopts “Hourglass” Strategy

Doonesbury takes on Palin

NC just passed the bill to put Anti-gay amendment on the ballot

If God asks for 10% on Sunday, how can Government ask for more than that on Monday?

George Bush Park is on fire

(((PICS))) Dumbs Up!

a modest ayn randian proposal

Questions on food budgets

Paper clips? They're attacking the president over a #$%^ing paper clip?

'60s activist Carl Oglesby dies in NJ at age 76

A scathing GOP commentary, found ...........................on Rassy

If you're poor, disabled, sick & unable to work you should be ashamed

Tacoma Teachers Strike: UNION and PROUD (PICS)

Flight on 9/11 anniversary ends in handcuffs for housewife

ELIZABETH WARREN Officially LAUNCHING Senate Campaign AGAINST Scott Brown

Any normal human being with even an ounce of humanity would have walked off that stage ...

Too hot for du I fear

Pat Robertson: People with Alzheimers are already dead

J.P. Morgan: Give Me Your Money, Now Get The Hell Out of Your Home

CNN quick poll - Perry not doing so well

Huntsman staffer says she is ‘sick and sad’ for the Republican Party (after debates)

Had a firebreathing teabagger turn into an Obama supporter right before my eyes today

Big Oil and Fossil Fuel Industry Are Strangling the US Economy, Causing Wars, and Poisoning Us

Unbelievable bit of history here you have to read: Article about the lynching of 3 Black men in SWMO

Watching the President give a speech in Ohio right now

Elizabeth Warren to enter Senate Race: So says Al Sharpton on his show

We might be screwed in the electoral college for quite some time.

The National Debt Crisis expressed on the level of the family budget.

What is Fascism?

Mom donates kidney to son...Gets Fired.

A Republican No Longer

LOL! Simply perfect.

Here is the new required poster you will be seeing in your work place by November 14th!!!

If I had any talent, I'd make this ad

The Koch Whisperers: Big Brothers Buy in at Big Media (by Pam Martens)

"12 year old girls will never get a government injection" in my administration, ever...

22% of US kids living in poverty. Yet we are told this is not a depression.

A Remembrance to Someone I Knew - Josef Vasicek (killed in Russian airliner crash)

OH redistricting eliminates Sutton, Kucinich, both Ds.

38 Helpful Tips for Becoming a Successful Anti-Communist

In the newest polling, Obama leads Perry by 11 points.

Chinese man has an eel enter his penis, then bladder after spa treatment

Remember the Germans did not start with Aushwitz

Did anybody else notice Ron Paul's other comment -- "Legalize 'alternative' medicine"

Did anybody else notice Ron Paul's other comment -- "Legalize 'alternative' medicine"

Uninsured by Ron Paul, His 2008 Campaign Manager Died Owing $400,000 for Medical Care

I say Elizabeth Warren for President in 2016

"I never knew..." "No one told me..." "Who could have thought..."

"I never knew..." "No one told me..." "Who could have thought..."

Poll: Former Democratic voters returning to Obama

Vegan couple will serve life sentences for starving baby to death, court rules

Supreme Court is asked about jails’ blanket strip-search policies

Thom Hartman & "pro life"

The Cult of Death

"Shanna, they bought their tickets, they knew what they were getting into. I say, let 'em crash!"

1991 "Geezer Bashing"..blaming out of control budgets on the elderly. Both parties do it now.

So people making more than $200,000 per year are going to pay for the American Jobs Act

WOW! - This Is The COVER Of The Next - Marine Corps Times!

I have to say this.....Whether you read it or not.

I have to say this.....Whether you read it or not.

Obama shows a breezy willingness to give away the Democratic Party’s tattered remnants of liberalism

Tuesday Toon Roundup 4 - The rest

Michele Bachmann An Anti-Vaccine Wingnut?

"And for the coupe de grace...they're outrageous..."

moonshadow cat stevens

Who are ewe? - who-oo-oo-oo

Standin' on my own two feet

Can he stick this dismount?

Logic we can believe in

The MacKintosh Man (1973) - Paul Newman

Happy Birthday G!

Subject line

Sneak attack!

Snowshoe hare

2 unanswerable questions

Hi there, Skinner!

First big spoiler for season #5 of True Blood (don't click here if you don't want to know)

Yea!!! I just got my rear-view mirror handicapped placard in the mail today!

Where were you when ? was shot or died? I was on a bus, going home from highschool, when we heard

Why did they drop Charlene Matlock from MATLOCK?

Imagine if Alan Rickman was the voice of your GPS...

Security and deception

If you've given up hope of ever seeing the 2 greatest elements in musical history again...

If she could, NoName would be the first to tell you -- when partying with MFM...

If you don't think life is cruel... explain hangovers.

The World's best spit-take!!!

Can anyone tell me how the Dallas Cowboys and NY Giants did this past week?

For the Nirvana fans...

We're getting close to Oscar season, so which ACTOR would you cast for your Oscar bait movie?

So, cats are from Gallifrey?

any word from AlienGirl recently?

Proof positive that they sell too much stuff at those chain drugstores

The solution to our economic crisis is pretty clear- ... um, well you know -- clear-CUT!!!

Max Roach knew his shit

I was a "why?" child

Hey, hey, mama, said the way you move gonna make you sweat gonna make you groove

For those who remember the 1980s -- "Duranalysis" -- cute critiques of Duran Duran videos.

in-flight entertainment on the new 787:

I'm thinking that Bill & Eric are going to go war against The Vampire Authority.

Sneak peek at Saturday's second season of "My Little Pony: Friendship Is Magic"

I hate that mean bitch of a wife on the new at&t commerical, the one in the greenhouse.

I don't wanna respond to the Dupe Of Earl threads


Leopard and butterfly - neat picture!

I fart in Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young's general direction!!!

MFM is truly one of a kind. They broke the mold when he was made.

Somebody's dog killed my chipmunk at the dog park

Took Viagra in November, now its February ... call the doctor!

Cool K9s. Taken a couple of years ago in Anchorage.

Boy - do i have a dilemma !

Why 9-year-old logic is better than adult logic

Just watched Easy A...

I am so excited, I am just a few posts away from 15,000.

If you could write Ten Commandments, what would they be?

MiddleFingerMom has just one thing to say about this: Showoff!!!!

A child reluctant to have a tooth come out?

What are your 3 go to smilies?


Old Jews Telling Jokes

I would like to share an anniversary that I'm very proud...

food for thought next time you eat food with red dye.....

When you took your lunch to school, what was in it. I had a baloney sandwich on brown bread (with

A friend of my fifteen year old niece committed suicide.

CAUTION: Picture shows somebody finally getting laid around here.

My dog killed a chipmunk at the dog park.

Sorry -- meant to post in GD n/t

Why izn't the children learnin' ?

last week, the TV went on the fritz, today, my daugher's laptop died

Fun with spooning:

My DU "privacy" has been lost. So serious I'm not saying "seriesly."

How do you make YOUR Martini?

How do police handcuff one-armed people?

Smoke alarm keeps chirping. Can't figure it out.

My box turtle killed a narwhal at Baskin Robbins today.

Personally I'm not a real big fan of U2's Achtung Baby

What strange food do your critter(s) like? My cat just tried to lick peanut butter

Would you like to have your entire naked body covered in honey and have all of it licked off...

Which would you rather have (cat/dog question)

What is your favourite soup? I used to make a kick ass cold potato leak soup with chives and cream.

Though he lost it at the age of 1 year, Li'l MFM's superpower was the ability...

What do you think of Sudoku? I've tried to play and enjoy it. But

VEGAS!! All expenses paid! Where do I stay??? (PIC HEAVY)

Why would a man keep his dating profile for all to see?

If you could spare a moment to send a vibe to my cousin Patti...

Fact Check: Perry Debates Himself on Social Security.

Rep. King says Judiciary Committee should question Obama's 'Uncle Omar'

German leader faces key choices on rescuing euro.

Easing Stance, Iran Offers Inspectors ‘Supervision’ of Nuclear Program

Republican candidates unite on Fed attack

Official: Philippines to file at least 2 corruption cases against ex-president Arroyo soon

GOP hopes for upset special election win in N.Y. Democratic district (A. Weiner's)

Italy Asks China to Buy Its Bonds-Report

Supreme Court is asked about jails’ blanket strip-search policies

Australian PM Julia Gillard presents carbon tax bill

Rockets fired at US embassy in Afghan capital

Oil hovers above $88 amid mixed global equities

Argentine bus and two trains crash, injuring 100

Report: Libya rebels may be guilty of war crimes

Republicans Are Clear Favorites in New York and Nevada Special Elections

Nixon, Rockefeller discuss Attica in new tapes

I.M.F. Chief’s Change of Tune on Bank Capital

U.S. Spending Billions on Rural Jobs, but Impact Is Uncertain

U.S. Spending Billions on Rural Jobs, but Impact Is Uncertain

Iran 'to release two US men jailed as spies'

Revolving door of employment between Congress, lobbying firms, study shows

Poverty rate hits 18-year high as median income falls

US told: support Palestinian UN bid or risk 'toxic' reputation in Arab world

Canada could be 1st into recession, bank warns

US drafts Alzheimer's plan as families urge action

Senate Republicans block FEMA disaster relief funds

U.N. experts say Israel's blockade of Gaza illegal

Census: US poverty rate rises to 15.1 percent; number of uninsured hits high of 49.9 million

Trains collide near Chennai; 15 feared killed, 80 injured

US Envoys To Return To Mideast In Last-Ditch Bid To Avert Looming UN Confronation

Immigrant who promised to help prosecutors could lose family

Seven dead as Taliban target US embassy

Nine North Korean refugees sail to Japan

Exclusive Timeline: Bush Admin Advanced Solyndra Loan Guarantee for Two Years-Media Blow the Story

In Suburb, Battle Goes Public on Bullying of Gay Students

Afghan gunfight: Explosions and firing rock Kabul

N.J. federal appeals court panel puts Carl Lewis back on ballot for state Senate race

Are devoted fans of a novelist willing to wait a million years for the next novel?

Obama Looks for Big Health Cuts, Worrying Democrats

Daley to lose half his bodyguards

News Corp shareholders lodge complaint against Rupert Murdoch

Hague Is Asked to Investigate Vatican Over Abuse.

Rockefeller on the Attica Raid, From Boastful to Subdued

As Perry Rises, G.O.P. Elite Look Toward Romney

Obama to promote jobs plan in Boehner's home state

GOP lawyers veto court cameras in same-sex case

Pa. federal judge rules against insurance mandate

Magistrates were told to send rioters to crown court, emails show

Anti-Abortion Leader Suspended Over Financial Suspicions

Anti-Abortion Leader Suspended Over Financial Suspicions

Police say train collision in southern India kills 7 and injures 80

House Democrats slam Cantor on jobs: "Half a loaf is not enough"

Under plan, UC tuition could rise by 16% a year (Univ of Cal)

Poverty Levels in 2010 Reach 52-Year Peak, U.S. Says

Phone hacking: 7/7 disaster victim's mother to sue NoW publisher(News Corp under "intense scrutiny")

CIA reviewing ties with New York police department

Chevron checking possible leak in Gulf of Mexico

James Murdoch faces second phone-hacking grilling by MPs

No end in sight for oil in the Gulf of Mexico

Advocacy Group (American Family Voices) Files Ethics Complaint Against Darrell Issa (R-CA)

Racial bias trial bought by ex-NBAer and attorney starts for Tavern at Phipps

Navy fights to keep explosives data secret from residents

Anti-abortion protesters target clinic’s landlord outside child’s Md. school

Spain Revives Rape Case Against Saudi Prince

U.S. to Require Bankruptcy Plans From ‘Too Big to Fail’ Firms

Phone hacking: News International finds 'large caches' of documents

Russia Announces Next Manned Space Flights

Chinese Premier says country cannot grow in isolation

Big award for man fired during cancer recovery

STOCK MARKET WATCH, Tuesday, September 13, 2011

Gunmen 'kill five children' in attack on Pakistan bus

Perry: No Connection Between HPV Vaccine and Mental Retardation

Obama May Limit Tax Breaks on Muni Bonds

Empty village raises concerns about fate of black Libyans

Woman: I was profiled, strip-searched on 9/11; FBI says it treated her well

Woman Sentenced To 5 Years In McDonald’s Transgender Attack

Elizabeth Warren Officially Launching Senate Campaign Against Scott Brown

New emotion detector can see when we're lying

White House pressed on $500 million loan to solar company now under investigation

101-year-old Detroit woman evicted over tax bill

Obama's bill makes it illegal to discriminate against unemployed

Was this the advice given by Obama's advisers right in 2008 re prosecuting G.W.Bush?

The frontrunner has no clothes - Dana Milbank, Washington Post

The GOP base doesn't want 'substance' or a 'record'...

9/11 We must never forget - Falwell, Kerik, and W profiting from 9/11

Who schedules a debate the same night as an opening weekend MNF double-header?

Obama team aggressively moving to reset the dynamic on jobs

Eugene Robinson: GOP Tunnel Vision

Flying While Half-Arab (and Half-Jewish). This One Is Shocking.

who's right

The arrogant hand shake

Us Sounds Alarm On Threats To Religious Freedom In Post-Revolt Arab Nations

PPP:Social Security hurting Perry

Republican/Tea Baggers Clapped When Wolf Blitzer Asked If The Uninsured Should Die

House Republicans Consider Reneging On Budget Deal To Force Even Deeper Cuts

So, Rick Perry Will Do Whatever Someone Pays Him To Do, Right?

I wish people would stop bashing Perry and start extolling what a wonderful president he would make

TPM: CBO Chief Gives De Facto Boost To Obama Jobs Plan

"There’s a deep strain of madness running through Republican politics in 2011..."

Perry's Bankrollers Are Some Seriously Rich-Ass Dudes (here you have a couple of them)

When Perry said he was "insulted" that she thought he could be bought for $5,000, I WISH Bachmann

Obama Advisor: "president wasn't interested in negotiations "to break up the package.""

Senate Breaks GOP Filibuster To Approve Disaster Relief, Putting Ball In Cantor’s Court

The Governor's Edge (esp. Texas) in GOP politics in One Word

Save the Children (from the Republican Presidential Candidates)

Judge rules health care law's insurance mandate unconstitutional

Jobs Plan Unveiled By House Progressive Caucus

"You don't begin a negotiation by saying 'do everything my way.' Nobody's going to do that."

Howard Dean: 'Brilliant' move of Obama jobs bill

Roosevelt Institute senior fellow Jeff Madrick "pleasantly surprised" by the President's proposal

LOL! They will simply NEVER let it go!


Perry tries to distance himself from debate audience's "let them (uninsured) die" cheer

POLL: Obama's disapproval rating hits new high...55%

TPM: Elizabeth Warren Officially Launching Senate Campaign Against Scott Brown

From GD: The NSDAP's 'Die Quickly' did not start out with Auschwitz

Rachel Maddow Rips Boehner For Delaying Obama Speech Over ‘Jogging Event’ Vote

Political Wire: Obama Campaign Seeks to Fight Misinformation

Obama Looks for Big Health Cuts, Worrying Democrats

Obama Willing To Sign Parts Of Job Bill, Push For Rest (Just In from Sam Stein)

Obama Takes Jobs Plan to Ohio (Damn, he was on fire!)

POLL: Obama 52 (+3), Perry 41 (-2). Obama 49 (+4), Romney 45 (-). Dems consolidate support behind O.

With Record Number Of Americans Falling Into Poverty, Rand Paul Says The Poor Are Getting Rich

Perry Got Bashed For The Only Two Reasonable Stands He Took As Governor

Poll: Former Democratic voters returning to Obama

Bachmann claims HPV vaccine might cause ‘mental retardation’

Biden: Criminal charges against Bush Admin on the table

CBO to debt committee: Cutting now could hurt, recommends supporting economy today, restraint later.

Obama's disapproval rating hits new high

I just realized my line in the sand for Obama ... is science denial.

Obama in OH just now called out the Repubs. by saying...

Will there be a challenger for Obama for the Democratic nomination or is it too late?

DU, get ready for Rick Perry, help build PERRY: THE FILE, listing his transgressions.

Young Turks: Terrorist Cookies!

Hey Obama, wanna create jobs? Raise tariffs.

FL protestors defend Social Security

Keiser Report: Confidence Game (E183)

Thom Hartmann: Jobs & The Super Committee

Why Dummies Believe Fake Movements Are Real

Thom Hartmann: FL Gov says he'll ''just say no'' to jobs plan $


GOP Moron Rick Perry: SOCIAL SECURITY & MEDICARE is Unconstitutional.

Sam Seder & Brad Friedman: Inside The Koch’s Secret Millionaire Summit

Thom Hartmann vs Selig - Why do you hate roads and bridges?

Rick Santorum Explains How GOP Can Attract ‘Illegal Vote — I Mean Latino — Voters’

CIA Bin Laden Chief Michael Scheuer: We were attacked because of our government

Mitt Lightyear Wins Tea Party Debate!

Social Security is NOT a Ponzi Scheme. Florida Senior Speaks Up.

Thom Hartmann: Why American flags are burning in London

Ari Berman On The GOP War On Voting

Fracking: Things Find a Way

Cheering for death - GOP have chosen a new theme song

TYT: Cenk Loves Obama Admin Steps To Pay For Jobs Plan

Thom Hartmann vs Pamela Geller - Legacy of 9/11 and the 'business of hate'

CD DVD Recycling Process - How To Recycle CDs and DVDs

PBS NewsHour: Would President Obama's Plan Create 'Right Kind' of U.S. Jobs? (w/Robert Reich)

TDPS: Rick Perry Shouldn't Ever Use Slang, Gives "Propes" to Navy Seals After Referring to "Tweeter"

Drive Recklessly . . .

Jerry Falwell and Pat Robertson Blame 9/11 on Organizations Like People For the American Way

Thom Hartmann: How is keeping banks from gambling w/our money ''Anti-American''?

TYT: Obese Man Sues White Castle

Olbermann: Alan Grayson Interview - Tea Party to the Sick: 'You Can Go To Hell'

Robertson: Divorce Your Wife With Alzheimers

Vanishing of the Bees - Beekeeper Leaks EPA Document

Olbermann: FBI Interrogator Soufan - Cheney's Torture Did Not Work & 9/11 Could Have Been Prevented

Free Markets!!! - Joe the Plumber from N.J.

Amazing rescue: Bystanders lift burning car off injured motorcyclist

Like Clockwork, Right-Wing Media Cry Voter Fraud In Advance Of NY Election (Weiner's seat)

Paul B. Farrell: Why China would love ‘President Rick Perry’

Trapped on the European Fringe

War - stimulus of last resort

Another Wall Street Billionaire Asks Working Americans to Sacrifice - Why Do the Media Still Listen?

Live Poetry: When Poets Get Loud and Critics Remain Silent

Pakistan's ad in Wall Street Journal on 9/11 draws flak in US

Could there be a Hollywood inspiration behind Picasso's 'Guernica'?

Investment in pastoralists could help combat east Africa food crisis

"Can CO-OPs defy low expectations?" (Consumer Operated and Oriented Plans|Health)

Don’t Let Georgia Kill Troy Davis (Amnesty International)

Bush Ordered Investigation to Suppress Saudi 9/11 Connection (the Real

Government Drops Case Against the SOA Watch "White House 15"

Edward Gibbon at America’s Grave: What the Future Will Remember About America’s Decline and Fall

Number of Americans in poverty hits record high (BBC)

Rank-and-File Economics: Fighting for a Wage- and Job-Led Recovery

For some former Guantanamo detainees, present bleaker than past

Did the Rich Cause the Deficit?

Evangelical pastors heed a political calling for 2012

Census: US poverty rate swells to nearly 1 in 6

9/11, Intimidation via Framing (George Lakoff)

In Woodstock, Values Collide Over Housing (affordable housing project, NY)

Social Security a Ponzi scheme? No, scholars say

American Muslims Face Growing Prejudice

What’s a Presidential Library to Do?

Does President Obama Want to Impose a Crushing Burden on Our Children? (Dean Baker)

"Full employment law in the United States was passed in 1946"

Guardian UK: The march of the neoliberals

The Last Closet: When will a gay professional athlete finally come out?

Galveston alternative to Social Security held up as model

Obama leads Perry, Romney in new poll

Turkey gains a radar, loses neighborly trust

White House says Obama would sign pieces of jobs package -Tough guy for.. 24 hrs

PBS's Lehrer is selling GOP propaganda on the original stimulus bill.

Noam Chomsky on Ron Paul's 9/11 Theories:

Kan's conscience and sense of values is what cost him his job.

Winds give BWCA fire a scary new life

Polluters Join Forces To Pressure Obama On Oil And Gas Drilling

Just a reminder to please call President Obama today...

Solar3D Successfully Completes Design of Breakthrough 3-Dimensional Solar Cell

Major threats foreseen due to Europe's changing marine environments

UN atomic agency approves safety plan

New leader of Japan's strongest bureaucracy: "Create society not reliant on nuclear power"

August 2011 - Atmospheric CO2 390.02; August 2010 - 388.15; August 2009 - 385.91

Japan plans floating wind power for Fukushima coast

The stupid politics behind Obama’s ozone cave

Is Thorium the Biggest Energy Breakthrough Since Fire? Possibly. (Forbes)