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Archives: September 15, 2011

A Declassified Huntsman Clarifies China's Gold Ambition

"I can be outspent, but I can't be outworked."

Venezuela gov't in contact with Carlos the Jackal

Libya NTC head Abdul Jalil wants help battling Gaddafi

Libya NTC head Abdul Jalil wants help battling Gaddafi

Efraim Halevy: Obama Showed "Leadership Of Historic Dimensions" To Save Israelis In Cairo Embassy

When Do Unions Start Supporting Each Others

Iran denies decision made over jailed US 'spy' hikers

I was enjoying viewing Ed's rally in Ohio until he was so rude to one of the ladies

Indian state of Tamil Nadu gives laptops to children

VIDEO: Jon Stewart: Anthony Weiner’s C*ck Lost NY-9 To The Republicans - VIDEO

Regarding the rebels in Libya - (the ones that have hearts and a sense of decency)

TOON: History repeating itself

Armed pirates kidnap 23 sailors off West Africa, maritime officials say

Any poll good or bad is useless at this time

Juan Cole: (Egyptian) Muslim Brotherhood Rebukes (Turkish PM ) Erdogan for Advocacy of Secularism

Nausea for Atlanta DUer's: Sean Hannity to broadcast live from Atlanta

Yeah Huh ??? - Poe's Law (Not Edgar Allan)

A question for any republican that might be reading this ...

they say we have the highest poverty rate since 1993

Which political websites are on YOUR 'look at as soon as I wake up and get on the computer' list?

Judge Says Hedge Funds May Have Used Inside Information

America Held Hostage - Day 987

Congress is working for 400 people.

Michael Moore on Colbert (video)

Here is a job plan:

Here is a job plan:

Democrats prefer to lose

Cargill's antibacterial wash-resistant bacteria

CNN Poll: More Americans trust Obama on economy over Republicans in Congress

CNN Asking The Question Should Congress Take A Pay Cut.....

After marriage question, NC Legislature goes home

Worry About Unemployment Surges


A glimmer of hope

A glimmer of hope

Franciscan clinics to request prepayment from uninsured

Crazy is as crazy does: Bachmann courts 'America's Bully Sheriff'

morning pledge

Obama as Ralph Ellison's Invisible Man

Above The Law - USA (15 Sep 11)

Magnitude 6 quakes hit off Cuba, Japan and New Zealand

7.6 million children under-five died worldwide in 2010, down from more than 12 million in 1990

Thursday Toon roundup- The Rest

One might not rest so easy if exposed to Texas justice

The Whole Financial Community, The Corporations, The MSM And All The Repugs.....

Have you ever noticed how greedy a typical republican crowd looks like?

Corporations don't kill people. People kill people.

Corporations don't kill people. People kill people.

6,6,6.2 earthquakes

Tacoma Teachers Vote To Defy Judges Order......

Is The Atlantic Magazine finally catching up with James Howard Kunstler?

Is The Atlantic Magazine finally catching up with James Howard Kunstler?

DNC Chair Debbie Wasserman Shultz

IMF's Christine Lagarde urges global action as G7 meet

Thursday Toon roundup- The Death Party, con't

America: the land of poverty (100 million Americans actually living in poverty?)

Big Corporations Pressure Congress to Stop Taxing Overseas Profits

Birmingham church marks anniversary of bombing that killed 4 little girls

Thursday Toon roundup- Jobs and Poverty

Thursday Toon roundup- pRick Perry

Netflix question. Is there anyway to do subtitles on the Streaming service?

Obama needs to summon up his oratorical skills

Just in case someone missed it, an eel crawled up some guy's peener.

Jim "Crude" Cramer just went for it on Morning Joe.

Murmurs of GOP Opposition to Electoral College Changes in PA

Before Medal of Honor, beer with Obama

Judge Rebukes DEADBEAT DAD JOE WALSH For MISSING Child Support Hearing: ‘He’s No Different Than Any

Two killed in Norway cruise liner fire

Lawyers for death row inmate sentenced on basis of racist testimony in 11th-Hr. plea to Perry

Send us your puppy photos—or the planet gets it!!! (Grist) :)

"Christian" Conservative's Bible.....

Playing fire with fire are there any GOP states where Dems can threaten to change allocation of EV?

Lana Brooks then gave the envelope to her husband, telling him “take this and do not lose it.”

I see the convention being in Charlotte as similar to the Dean 50-state strategy.

Boehner: Tax increases off the table for debt supercommittee

Palin doing blow off an oil drum somehow strikes me as entirely credible.

How long?

New floods in Pakistan kill 226

which is more important? which is the priority?

Unemployment claims up to 428,000 initial claims this week

Karen(paid analyst) on MSNBC just made a good point. The democratic base panics too much from

Wisc. protesters arrested for filming lawmakers

Amy Senser Charged in Hit and Run

Amy Senser Charged in Hit and Run

Kucinich to run against Kaptur in newly redrawn Ohio district

2012 Election: New Slogan for Activists

2012 Election: New Slogan for Activists

I challenge Keith Olbermann and the brains behind Currant TV to be bold and

The 11 craziest things in Rick Perry’s ‘Fed Up’ manifesto

N.C. Congressman Opposes Antigay Amendment, Will Cosponsor DOMA Repeal

Where's the Golden Voice? He's speaking for Homeless at Bluestone Columbus OH 9-15 Thursday

Which state will be the first to secede

Delay DADT Repeal? Pentagon Says No

"There were enough deaths at Stalingrad to make the entire tea party collectively orgasm."

Thoughts on Bachmann and "retardation" vaccinations.

The Sports Forum

Are we ready to fight yet?

The Rude Pundit: The US Day of Rage Takes a Trip Into Right-Wing Conspiracy Land

Bush admin pushed Solyndra loan guarantee for two years

Obama's Economic Policies: One Betrayal Too Many

Can John Boner BE more boring?

Ta-Nesihi Coates calls out Progressives to get busy.

Seven reasons single-payer health care will be great for Vermont business

President and Mrs. Obama at the Hispanic Caucus Gala

Well, I Guess I'll Just Take My Business To Another Soulless Multinational Corporation

Croquet anyone? Tonette Walker throws fundraiser to rehab governor's mansion

boehner says it...only spending cuts and entitlement reforms

Could it be that the push back from the left on these cuts ACTUALLY worked?

You know, Louie Gohmert is a real scumbag.... check out his "jobs bill"...

"If you've been following the news lately, you already know what the super committee and the jobs

it wasn't 9/11 that changed the world

How is it possible?

Help with a link re: Postal Service Pension Funding

"We’ll get married when everyone can."

A Guide to Being a Terrible Online Board Commenter

Obama to shield Social Security in deficit-reduction...

Sushi On The Cheap By GEICO Insurance

Courting the disgraced, Birther liar vote: Rick Perry holds NYC meeting with Trump

Do you feel confident there is at least one Liberal Ideal that is safe with this Administration?

In two successive years I 've been 100 pts pessimistic and 400 pts optimistic on DJIA crystal ball.

Professors offer more than $10,000 for proof that Bachmann’s story about HPV is true

Amen, Mr. Wise, Amen. "... life is precious and fleeting, and not promised us for even one more day"

Amen, Mr. Wise, Amen. "... life is precious and fleeting, and not promised us for even one more day"

Folks, the reason that the GOP is making it's push now is

Colorado cat, missing 5 years, is found on NYC street

Disabled Man Forced to Stand Barefoot in Ant Hill

Top Air Force Official Issues Religious Neutrality Policy , . . . . .

Central banks act as economy hits 'dangerous new phase'

Jesus' dialogue with the GOP...

CSM: Today's election in the Netherlands "a litmus test for Europe's far-right politics"

If Sarah Palin and Todd thought Joe McGuiness was a creep, why would she be out in the yard

Waxman: 'The Most Anti-Environment House In History'

Remember White House crasher Michaele Salawi? She's run off with

Could Obama’s jobs bill help end jobless benefits as we know them?

Ex-TV meteorologist pleads guilty in case of phony assault report

What fugging shackles of Washington Boehner?

Who’s Above the Social Security Payroll Tax Cap?

It seems to me that in the end there will only be one way to bring back sanity

What Will Counter-Earth Obama Do To Get Sun and Wind?!!

Henry Winkler, the Fonz in Happy Days, appointed OBE

Black clergy demand ‘justice’ in redistricting proposals

Ex-Marine who saved dozens to receive Medal of Honor

Heard this quote "Conservatives don’t care who they kill as long as they save the fetuses"

That medal of honor would look better with a darker ribbon. The light blue seems a little off. Who

It appears the republican strategy is working..

Bruce Dixon on the "Black Wall"


Chinese premier Wen Jiabao calls for more democracy

Concerning netflix,does anybody know...

Sep 15 - 3-yr anniversary of the Lehman Bros bankruptcy and Wall St collapse

Elizabeth Warren's Web Site

Lapdancing takes off among students struggling with fees

Sen. Brown urges Gov. Patrick to back illegal alien measure

UBS trader Kweku Adoboli arrested over 'rogue deals

NYT: Survey - Americans Now Considering Asia More Important Than Europe

New species of dolphin discovered

Sarah Palin's husband Todd attacks biography for 'lies' Mrs Palin has not yet commented on the alle

Why does the Republican base behave that way? Republicanism IS their religion.

Here we go again. Still. Yet.

GOP-drawn congressional map clears Ohio House

Neb. - Water from broken main floods downtown businesses

Lawmakers relay disaster relief assurances, concerns to FEMA chief

Boehner: ‘Hell, no! I’m not having any fun’

To the folks that think our days are worse than the days in the past ...

Dylan Ratigan is not toofar from being like Moaning Joe. He can be an arrogant know it all

House launches full scale assault on the National Labor Relations Board

Nurses Sick over ‘Let Him Die’ Moment at Republican Debate

Ok...I agree we should let Obama...

Montreal university students don blackface (and display Jamaican stereotypes)

Christian Right leader: Perry is better than Bush, he doesn't have his education or "compassion"


Political poll from the Madison, WI area......

Pat Robertson is a mean, insane, crazed fuck and poor excuse as a representative of Christianity

Pat Robertson is a mean, insane, crazed fuck and poor excuse as a representative of Christianity

Bernie Sanders On One Of The Biggest Killers In America

Cherokee tribe retreats from effort to oust some members

Demonstrators shout, 'What do we want? Jobs! When do we want them? Now!' - pre Boehner speech (pics)

Pat Robertson says it's okay to divorce your spouse if they have Alzheimers

The Latest Republican Plan to Steal a Presidential Election May Just Work

Tweety on Perry's pay to play Texas

Real-life 'Star Wars' planet seen

New CNN Poll: GOP divided over tea party movement

SSDI payment amount question

Teen accused of taking $17,000 in donations for cancer hoax

Netflix expects a million fewer subscribers in wake of plan change

Just for fun...

Things may have gone too far when I agree with this POS

Rogue Trader hits UBS for $2B...

Colombia imprisons ex-spy chief Jorge Noguera

Colombia imprisons ex-spy chief Jorge Noguera

Cook County Judge Raul Vega wins the "who's your daddy" game against Joe Walsh’s attorney

Anybody seeing Boehner's speech? That does it - they're not

Norman Goldman's take on NY-9

Did you know that campaign finance reform is a "leftist" concept and that it stifles free speech?

Obama to exclude Social Security from deficits plan.

Texana Hollis, 101-Year-Old Evicted Woman, Is Getting Home Back

In my most humble opinion...

In my most humble opinion...

MSNBC - "The liberal disaffection myth" - Points Out The Beltway (Corporate Media) Narrative

Legislative brew-ha-ha: State Rep gets beer dumped on head

so Boehner said no. Fine. we now run on this exclusively for 13 months.

Health Expert Offers Bachmann $10,000 If She Can Provide One Case Proving

So Boener, predictably, said "no" -- this is the part where Obama uses the bully pulpit and says...

Struggling Postal Service announces 'new reality'

The Dumbing Of America

Why does M$Greedia allow these ReTHUGS to get away

Scarlett Johansson nude photo leak investigated by FBI

The most frightening words for conservatives:

Michael Moore, Elisabeth Hasselbeck clash on ‘The View’

Does anyone here agree that Canadians are being cheated in buying meat?

I know it's a cliche, but we really do need President Obama to win because of Supreme Court...

You want to see a clearly written set of Priorities? Look at Elizabeth Warren's

Ohio changes name to Iraq to get federal help, Virginia to become Afghanistan

Okay, so since Boehner (and McConnell previously) essentially

Michael Moore, Elisabeth Hasselbeck clash on ‘The View’

BREAKING Libya conflict: Anti-Gaddafi NTC forces enter Sirte

President Obama to deliver jobs message in Boehner's backyard

Some Graphics For You All

Sen. Sherrod Brown: Don't Raise Social Security Retirement Age. Raise the Pension Retirement Age on

Update: 'Is White House Really Backing Away From Push For full Jobs Bill?' - WaPo

Slowpoke TOON- Entitlements

Would God Be A Republican Or Democrat?

Bush’s Toronto appearance cancelled

Obama sticker led cops to shooting suspect

UNBELIEVABLE Capitol Hill building Ditching Energy-Efficient Bulbs

Barack Obama's Blue-State Blues - Politico

Occupying Wall Street on September 17: Hacktivists, Anarchists, Students--and You?

15% flat tax?

15% flat tax?

LOL - Chris Matthews call Rick W. Perry a "redneck" We need more of that

Journalists protest Obama admin's shutdown of bad-doctor database; HRSA threatens reporter.

Is there anybody in San Diego...

No, Angela you are absolutely wrong.

Democrat blames NY loss on sagging Obama popularity

Security cameras captured images of Norway killer

Living in your parents’ basement? So are lots more young adults

In Case You Missed The Carville Piece Being Discussed On Hardball, Go Here:

the only way to stop what PA wants to do is to overwhelm Harrisburg

Boehner is full of shit - the private sector is NOT creating job

SAT scores hit record low

Boehner to Call for Bipartisan Action to “Liberate America’s Economy”

I have to laugh because it sounds so familiar today: Hubert Humphrey on JFK

I have to laugh because it sounds so familiar today: Hubert Humphrey on JFK

WOW. Just watched Al Gore, Climate Reality Project on...

French Report: Radioactivity 10 times normal — linked to explosion at Marcoule + much more

French Report: Radioactivity 10 times normal — linked to explosion at Marcoule + much more

California could pose problem for Obama's healthcare reform

Repugs to bikers and pedestrians: Get a car or drop dead

APWU Denounces USPS Plans to Dismantle Mail Processing Network

Final three hours for the Climate Reality Project!

We’re Not Stupid – The Jobs Bill Switcheroo Won’t Do!

Danes vote in a centre-left coalition led by Helle Thorning-Schmidt 1st female PM

Friday class canceled; Tacoma teachers' strike carries on

Any ideas on good local laws for dealing with aggressive dogs?

One more time, the issue is NOT who is in the White House in 2013....

Is climate change about to take out a country?

White House 'rushed' loan to solar firm Solyndra

Is George Bush planning a library?

So if gov Perry can't be bought for $ 5,000....

So if gov Perry can't be bought for $ 5,000....

The Republican vision for America summed up in this National Geographic video

Jimmy Kimmel Skewers Palin...

"Pan Am"..."Desparate Housewives of ****", and now

Riffing (Not Copy Catting) Off Of The Democratic Convention Site Thread... A Question...

I don't agree with the panic part but Carville is correct re

What is a "Millionaire"?

Woman's dog shot to death by U.S. marshal

"The vagina is becoming big business."

Michelle Obama applauds Olive Garden announcement

Dear Ms. Bachman - 'You Can't Always Get What You Want' -

An idea for some theater in congress to stop the Rethugs drive to get rid of "costly regulations"...

An idea for some theater in congress to stop the Rethugs drive to get rid of "costly regulations"...

Last week, I went to a Cleveland Indians game…

How 'Small Government' Conservatives Raise Your Taxes Through Stealthy Back-Door Fees - AlterNet

Help - Didn't they tell us that the Al Gore show was going to be at

Some Democrats balking at Obama's jobs bill

Great rant Lawrence - dead beat dad Joe Walsh is a disgrace to the

Yikes... I Was Gonna Make A Funny About A Guillotine Franchise For The Workers... Then I Saw This !!

Lawrence O'Donnell Ripping Joe Walsh A New A$$hole

Bees attack farm, kill giant pig

Only 18 years for killing and dismembering a 10 year old? I don't get it

"Job creator" hands out 40,000 pink slips

Oh, Lawrence...You GO my man!

Justin’s Grieving Mother Visits Michele Bachmann’s Office Today

Cat last seen in Colorado 5 years ago found in N.Y.

Ed Show on in Ohio now with Sherrod Brown, firefighters and other union folks

American exceptionalism for Who ?

Majority of baggers are college educated

Question re: going to presentations by VP

Cows' milk may cause ENT (ear, nose, and throat) problems

Wither America

Obama jobs plan: Raise taxes on health care (for those making over 200 grand)

Big Ed really has his Ohio crowd pumped up, or maybe they've pumped themselves & Ed...

Holy Shit !!! - Video/Article On Joe McGuinness On Sara Palin (Just Shown On Lawrence)

Fortunately For 101 Year Old Ms. Hollis---The Evil-Freedom-Sucking Gov Took Pity & Decided To Help

Supreme Court halts killer's execution in Texas

GOP Zero Sum Sham: No Jobs Bill Unless Obamacare is Repealed

A 9-11 story you might not have heard...500K rescued from lower Manhattan in epic boatlift

Made millions during his pro career, yet just a couple of years later he's broke?

In Rare Public Statement, God Tells Pat Robertson to Shut the Fuck Up as told by Andy Borowitz

Holy Flaming Heaps o'Toledo! Just noticed a whole lot o'folks here at DU disagree wi'm about stuff

Ok Rachel time to bring your show on the road

What are your family living arrangements?

Russia, North and South Korea to build pipeline

On CNN Mitt Romney implied a government of his would help people. The teabaggers are going

Dog Named Muhammad' Comment Irks Councilman

If You Missed The Al Gore/Current TV Marathon On Climate Change, Go Here:

Supreme Court Justice Ginsburg Makes SF Talk Day After Plane Emergency

Can you call yourself a "(insert number here) Amendment Consultant" and not be a lawyer?

GOP Candidates Fight For Support of America’s Most Insane Racist

Mandatory Thursday Malloy Truthseekers check in!!

Mitt Romney: Dick Cheney Is 'The Kind Of Person I'd Like To Have' As Vice President (VIDEO)

Union Denounces USPS Plans to Dismantle Mail Processing Network

how many jobs has the 112th congress created?

Borowitz: In Rare Public Statement, God Tells Pat Robertson to Shut the F*** Up

What are the wealthy people in your area doing with their money?

DU tends to idolize a handful of congress critters: Sanders, Kucinich

DU tends to idolize a handful of congress critters: Sanders, Kucinich

I oppose the execution of Troy Davis

Hey BOEHNER;there have been NO tax increases in over 15 YEARS;SO WHERE ARE THE JOBS?

Obama Team BLAMING Jewish Vote For LOSS Of Weiner House Seat Dems HELD for 88 Years

Tacoma Strike Day 3: The Student Strike

When someone puts themselves out there as a pinnacle of piety....

Libya: Cameron and Sarkozy mobbed in Benghazi

Coyotes romping in backyard of california home (video), alternative ways to deter them sought

Texas drought worsens from 'abysmal'

GOP Gives Corporations “Get Out of Jail Free” Card

Nancy Grace Slams Chaz Critics

It's Simple, Really... Are You On The Side Of Working People, The Elderly, Students, Kids, Soldiers

Tidbits from teabagville

Really... What the fuck is wrong with Republicans?

The attacks from the left on Obama are getting more desperate.

All in favor of moving the Democratic Convention out of North Carolina say "aye."

Trump Tea-Party Dinner Series Continues with Bachmanns

In the absence of the CAFE standard, would Detroit ever have

FINALLY! Changed my voter registration today

Rob Ford’s War on Toronto

For the GENERAL election...

All those who can't get Olbermann on TV, here's info from Koko: You can get it on line at:

Where Did All the Male Teachers Go? France Worries That Boy Students May Be Suffering

All roads lead to Rome. Know why?

Alameda raid mistakenly targets TV reporter's home

The impact of Irene and Lee on the east coast estuaries in pictures

Another view on Libya and the leadership of Mahmoud Jibril.

Another view on Libya and the leadership of Mahmoud Jibril.

Brazilian Police image shows "bags with cocaine inside the gastrointestinal tract of a 20-year-old"

Why do we have so many people in jail?

Leonard Peltier moved to Florida prison

Berlusconi calls Merkel an "unfuckable lard-arse:"

9/21 St Louis Park, MN: Protest visit from War Criminal George Bush, & candlelight Vigil for Victims

9/21 St Louis Park, MN: Protest visit from War Criminal George Bush, & candlelight Vigil for Victims

Are the Chinese Using Predatory Pricing to Knock America Out of Solar Manufacturing?

Extraordinary colour photographs reveal 1940s life in the Big Apple in all its glory

Did I just hear what I thought I heard?

Took my cats to the vet today.

DADT is ending in just 5 days

California politicians seeking permission from White House for severe Medi-Cal (Medicaid) cuts.

As both a Democrat and as a musician, Boehner talking about Gibson being treated unfairly

Will Windows 8's new interface herald full-screen scareware?

Exceptional for Who?

Michelle Obama Decrees Olive Garden And Red Lobster Will No Longer Make You Fat

Picture worth a 1,000 words

BLUE Dog Dems (repukes) support the JOBS bill, or I won't vote for you

It's All Greek To Me... But I Think This Is Good News ???

New Silican Valley Christian conservative poltical group - funded by rich people

Right-Wing Lip Readers Take Michelle Obama Derangement Syndrome To A Whole New Level

To all the people complaning about illegal immigrants taking jobs and not speaking English. I agree

To all the people complaning about illegal immigrants taking jobs and not speaking English. I agree

Michael Moore To Elisabeth Hasselbeck: "THE WAR IS OVER-What Are We Afraid Of?-Looking Like Wusses?'

"But we live in a democracy, and at the end of the day, I can’t do this all by myself."

Mexico avocado price sparks fears of unrest

11 Reasons Why the Unemployment Crisis Is Even Worse Than You Think

Police State Update - NFL wants pat downs from ankles up at all stadiums

The Koch Brothers Invade Alaska: Nation, Guard Your Salmon (The Mudflats)

The Great American Economic Lie

Unemployment applications "unexpectedly" rose last week to the highest level since the end of June

K&R if you don't care if Sarah Palin slept with thousands of walruses in arctic Alaska.

The Global Economic Death Spiral Has Begun

Any DU'ers in South Australia?

Any DU'ers in South Australia?

Is Ford airing an ad targeted to the teabags?

F-16 pilot Heather Penney was ordered to fly a suicide mission on Sept. 11, 2001

Arctic ice shrinks to near-record low

Bill to Prevent Congress from Collecting Pensions Until Reaching Social Security Retirement Age

Bill to Prevent Congress from Collecting Pensions Until Reaching Social Security Retirement Age

SF - the clothing optional city

SF - the clothing optional city

Well, Al Gore is scaring the pants off me

"Krugman and the Firebaggers"

A great quote from Steinbeck, that seems truer now than ever before.

Can I ask you two deeply personal questions?

Kepler discovers "Tatooine-like planet" orbiting a binary star system

Tight standards make mortgages tough to get

Tight standards make mortgages tough to get

Paul Krugman: "'Free To Choose' Has Become 'Free To Die'"

Hurricane Marie - watch out Newfoundland Canucks

Latest sign of hardship: Families unable to bury loved ones

I'm Loving It !!! - The Koch Brothers Are Getting Booed On National TV !!!

Let's get something straight. Demand creates jobs

I got what I paid for.

Old Waitress says, "Don't Raise Medicare Eligibility Age!"

President Obama awards the Medal of Honor to former Marine Corps Cpl. Dakota Meyers - pics

CA: HEMP Farming Bill One Pen Stroke AWAY!

Have they been named yet? Those who cheered for "let him die". (edited for clarity)

Hey guys! Keith's TV rating has dropped to a new low. Now is the time for us

If you were running for President, would you get caught in a pose like this?

Silicon Valley gives conservative Christians a boost

Grandparents with webcam become new online stars

Stop the Murdoch Cover-Up! Don’t let Rep. Issa sweep the Murdoch scandal under the rug!

Note: Elizabeth Warren is looking for 10,000 donors in the first 100 hrs.

Are red areas of the country really still red...

George Clooney is better than us

Is North Carolina a theocracy?

Libyan Revolution Week 30 part 4

Libyan Revolution Week 30 part 4

Cherokee Indians: We are free to oust blacks

The Saudi 9/11 Connection

RACHEL talking with JIMMY CARTER. Gees she is gorgeous

Ralph Nader: Hero of progressive values, or complete douchebag?

well, I may not know how to work one of these newfangled laptop thingies

GOP proposes selling off the Great Cheops Pyramid brick by brick

can't sleep, so I got up and made some hot green tea...morning ramblings

Once Upon A Time In Australia: Daddy Cool

MiddleFingerMom picks up a little extra income by giving riding lessons at Kali's ranch.

Celebrate your "little" daily accomplishments!!!

News Anchor Mocks Kardashians

The Moody Blues - Question

Shirley Bassey - Goldfinger (Live at Royal Albert Hall)

Dancing naked with a salad shooter.

Scarlett Johansson latest photos

Hottest pair of hooters EVER!

I drag this out every once in a while. I do believe it's my absolute favorite cartoon EVER!!!

Typical Facebook argument

Firefall - Strange Way

JESSICA ALBA - Totally naked - REALLY shocking pictures.

There are damn good reasons why MOST men should not be entrusted with superpowers.

MiddleFingerMom has learned that, outside of a dog, a book is man's best friend. Inside of a dog...

More Cowbell

I thik the hot/humid weather is gone for another year...

If your significant other DESPERATELY wants sex and you're just too tired,...

When you feel really depressed, what do you do?

Dr. John - Right Place, Wrong Time


Swimwear competition, 1922

New product for trouble with bad breath and know-it-allism

Now you've got it!

How to save the US Postal Service...

Fishing around

Bear flower

Most of us know that Kali has a dog named "Dumbass", but you should see her damn cat!!!



Up to the clouds

WIN !!! ..... Now pour me a drink.

Dear kitty Deer kitty

Go away, kid, ya bother me - W.C. Fields et al.

If recent events have taught MFM anything... it's to relax, enjoy and SAVOR every aspect of his life

Hula Hoop

Yoga kitty

LAPD detains man in SpongeBob SquarePants outfit

Kung Fu

Man riding mortorcycle without a helmet

Moon over San Fransisco

Eleven days into the South Beach diet all I want to do is get a Big Mac


CDC joins the fight aginst zombie apocalypse (seriously)

Split peas. The package says no need to soak.

I know, but these pants were a birthday present

Breastfeeding in Public; Why People are Opposed to it.

Anybody here have a missing pube?

Good ol' reliable GD...

Careening on the edge, soaring to great heights, taunting yawning chasms...

The World's Biggest Swing - Nevis Swing in New Zealand

Eleven days into the Breastfeeding diet all I want to do is get a Big Mac

Even at a young age, Amerigo Vespucci displayed a passion for...

Has anyone ever tried the e-cigarettes in an effort to stop smoking?


Oliver Stone had the best director's run ever ('86-'95)

Like a bridge over troubled water

Zion National Park

More lightening

Anyone seen "Inside The Actor's Studio" Robert DeNiro, Al Pacino, Sean Penn or Russell Crowe?

Rolling Stones had the best rock band run ever (1968-78)

Prejudice against men who do parallel processing, rather than serial processing

I went for a drive in the country yesterday. I was thrilled to see all sorts of solar panels

Dude! Free weed lying on San Jose street snatched up by bystanders

Gift ideas for a 77 yr old woman?

Anyone read Hesse's Steppenwolf?

Escalante River, Utah


Your face... it is my home.

Your sunglasses..Yeah, they make you look cool... but do they make you look MEGA-cool?

PHOTO: Since being released from the hospital, MiddleFingerMom faithfully takes his medication...

The 100 Greatest Movie Insults

'Life is precious' - let's start with that

PHOTO: Now THAT'S what I call a couple of PALS.

Beastfeeding in Public; Why People are Opposed to it.

The ultimate 'spelling nazi having some fun' on Facebook;

Dunlop Rockman Bass Ace. Anyone have experience?

Please, some vibes for my cousin's husband. He's fighting a superbug and has been for 4 months.

Broccoli -- it's back... and this time it's got a ATTITUDE!!!

Post a music video about autumn..

I want nothing but true, serious, fully 80s movies in this thread.

13 dogs jump rope at the same time.


My favorite part of my morning exercise walk is the CROWS.

Midlothian named one of America's 10 perfect suburbs

I you could have one room from your dream home what would it be. Me, I'd build

Stikin' together

Today, I found what (so far) seems to be a GREAT classic movie-streaming site.

Itty bitty birdy

Ok... I haven't slept in 2 days, and I'm having conversations with people that aren't in the room...

"Breastfeeding" is the phrase for today. Modify a thread title to include "breastfeeding"

Tick Tock Post a Pic of a Clock

Dying by Inches: My Star-Specked Liver

If you could date any TV Character throughtout history - who would you pick

My new bird friend, Buddy.

I'm exhausted and this close to burning out. Lounge vibes, please.

Nicholas Cage awoken by naked man with fudgesicle:

The cure for pain is love.

The French know how to live. Stopped into a grocery store in Quebec last night. They

Electrical rates?

On jobs bill, White House bets on Boehner's support

Carville condemns White House inaction, demands shakeup

(FL) State teachers union sues to block merit pay

Immigration Advocates Split Over Arizona Boycott

Iran’s judiciary says U.S. hikers not being released

Disaster relief could complicate short-term funding measure

Dutch Court Orders Compensation for Indonesian Massacre Widows

UBS discovers $2 billion loss in unauthorized trade

Judge blocks Florida law gagging doctors' gun talk

UAW extends Chrysler, GM contracts after deadline

Syrian forces ‘storm towns near Turkey border’

Secret Service preparing for a busy 2012

Nebraska Ends TransCanada Sponsorship

Unemployment Insurance Weekly Claims Report (09/15/2011)

Republican Louie Gohmert Blasts American Jobs Act For Banning Unemployment Discrimination

Bill to Prevent Congress from Collecting Pensions Until Reaching Social Security Retirement Age

House to vote on bill targeting Boeing labor case

AUC founder gave orders to El Tiempo journalist: Letters (Colombian narco/death squad war lord)

Uphill struggle to patch Greek budget holes

European debt crisis: leaders ponder fiscal union

Islamists’ Growing Sway Raises Questions for Libya

U.S. officials play down Taliban attack on embassy

New Hampshire gov. not expected to run in 2012

Chinese premier Wen Jiabao calls for more democracy

Shell May Face Prosecution for Spill

City rogue trader arrested over $2bn UBS loss

EMILY’s List Backs Elizabeth Warren in Massachusetts Senate Race

Alameda raid mistakenly targets TV reporter's home

Google Copyright Talks Continue With Publishers, Authors

English city riots involved 'hardcore' of repeat offenders, first analysis shows

STOCK MARKET WATCH, Thursday, September 15, 2011

US 'to sell 18 F16 jets to Iraq'

U. of Iowa Apologizes for Bachmann Tweet

Poor Are Still Getting Poorer, but Downturn’s Punch Varies, Census Data Show

Senate approves FAA, highway funding extensions

U.S. Urges Citizens to Leave Syria Immediately

Romney praises Cheney before AZ crowd

House Clears Bill Restricting N.L.R.B.

(Secure Communities) Deportation Program Sows Mistrust, U.S. Is Told

Phone hacking: 7/7 disaster victim's mother to sue NoW publisher

Detroit school computers, cash stolen; 2 ex-DPS employees, 8 others charged

Swissair crash may not have been an accident: ex-RCMP

Boehner to Call for Reforms in Taxes, Entitlements

Swissair crash may not have been an accident: ex-RCMP

Denmark votes new government, first woman leader

Deal near on more US military access in Australia

Vietnam rejects US State Department report on religious freedom as ‘biased’

Premiums will drop for private Medicare plans, Obama administration says

House Republicans Seek Auto Industry Cuts To Cover For Disaster Relief Funds

Killer's Execution On Hold While Until Court Rules On Appeal

Sarah Palin's husband Todd attacks biography for 'lies'

Obama Plants His Flag On Boehner’s Bridge

Obama Plants His Flag On Boehner’s Bridge

Leaked Documents Reveal Major Speculators Behind 2008 Oil Price Shock: Hedge Funds, Koch, Big Banks,

Dinosaur Feathers Found in Amber Reinforce Evolution Theories

FTC's Proposed Changes to Web Privacy Rules Give Parents More Control Read more: http://online.wsj.

Postal Service releases list of proposed facilities to be shut down

Cruise ship with 262 aboard evacuated off Norway

IRS Announces That Tax-Cheat Forfeitures Total $2.7-Billion -- Much More to Come

Libya: Cameron and Sarkozy mobbed in Benghazi

HHS awards Affordable Care Act funds for organizations to become community health centers

Jeb Bush forms new company and gets into 'privatized' disaster response business

Mortgage default warnings surged in August

Planet like Star Wars Tatooine Discovered Orbiting 2 Suns

LightSquared Rebuts Pay-for-play Charges (with Obama administration)

Praying in Paris streets outlawed

Former Aide To Gov. (Walker) Speaks About FBI Search

University of California seeks alternatives to 16% tuition hikes

Governor Scott Walker Lawyers Up for Growing Corruption Investigation

Perry Supported by Repubs in Poll Showing Plurality Reject Views.

Conservative Democrats Strike Again (Updated)

the politics of the White House's shift on regulations

Is there a way put Americans back to work without creating jobs?

Obama in OH and NC this week: STELLAR. Just EXCELLENT. SUPPORT HIM !

Tammy Baldwin's path to the Senate just got a bit easier. Rep. Kind is not running.

Most Blame Republicans for Ineffectiveness - 45% versus 19% for Democrats and 20% for Obama.

There is a lot of panic currently in the Democratic base

Rick Perry’s Social Security Tourette syndrome -- "Ponzi scheme...criminal enterprise...broken..."

James P. Hoffa: Union fight against GOP will continue

CA POLL: Obama 54, Perry 35. Obama 51, Romney 38. Oh noooooes... We're doomed!

Obama to highlight 'urgent' bridge repair in Boehner’s home state

Obama to highlight 'urgent' bridge repair in Boehner’s home state


Polls show Obama up by just 7 to 10 pts in California

Quinnipiac Poll: Tight race for president in Virginia

"...this is just what Democrats do whenever any idea is put on the table — they start complaining."

Unfavorable polls about Obama are misleading!

Obama begins with a base of 15 states and DC for 196 EV--how to reach 270

GOP Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Corbett Proposes Rigging . . . . .

This is not an accomplishment.

The Hispanic Caucus Gala welcomes President and Mrs. Obama

Fundamentalism In NY-9 Wins Republicans Another Seat In Congress

TPM: Pelosi: Dem Opposition To Obama Jobs Plan Trivial

Carville wanted Howard Dean fired from the DNC after 2006 midterm triumph

Democrat blames NY loss on sagging Obama popularity

Obama vs. Bush: Who’s the Bigger Tax Cutter?

Obama Plan Won't Include Changes to Social Security,May Exclude Increase in Medicare Eligibility Age

NBC's First Read: A trap for Republicans?

Efraim Halevy: Obama showed "leadership of historic dimensions" to save Israelis in Cairo embassy

Haaretz: New York's District 9 hands Obama a Jewish 'thumping'

E.J. Dionne, Jr.: Perry and the GOP’s Feckless Establishment

Does Obama have to meet with Boehner at some point?

Rigging the 2012 Election

Wouldn't it be great if Elizabeth Warren wins the seat for senator, does

'I Wasn't Born at Harvard': Elizabeth Warren Meets the Voters

Chris Matthews on Hardball and guests are hammering Rick Perry on

Is there any way Obama can take pork projects out of GOP districts

"The latest Repub. plan to steal a presidential election may just work."

Best title: Obama Plants His Flag On Boehner’s Bridge

Sam Stein: Obama takes Social Security off the table

Another collage for y'all.

Don’t Be Fooled By the Solyndra Bankruptcy Circus — Solar Is Booming

Please enlighten me. WTF is 'venture socialism'?

Sen. Mary Landrieu: “Maybe it’s just for his election, which I hope isn’t the case.”

The Nation: Obama Backs Off Social Security, Medicare Reform

Carville condemns White House inaction, demands shakeup

Wanna Tear Apart the Country?

TYT: NY, NV Special Election Results

What do peanuts have to do with terrorism?

Taking An Abandoned Factory Off-the-Grid

Is Max Keiser also Satoshi Nakamoto ?...Creator of Bitcoin.

Rebels blow stuff up in Tripoli

Midwest/Meteor/Fireball - Howard County Sheriff

I Am Troy Davis

WTC 7 new footage (visible explosions)

RIGGING THE VOTE, with Ian Millhiser - Countdown with Keith Olbermann

How Taxes Affect Hiring Decisions

Thom Hartmann: The Good, the Bad, and the very, very Funestly Ugly

Kitteh Energy Technology of Tomorrow

Papantonio: Soulless Republicans Will Never Sign Onto Jobs Bill

Missile Offence: US shield real aim to cordon Russia & China

Unemployment Longer For Older Workers

Papantonio: The Chamber of Commerce At Odds With Reality

TYT University: Student Loan Debt & Going Bankrupt

Ron Paul - Mutually Assured Destruction vs Mutually Assured Respect

New Book On Palin: Sex With BBall Player And Cocaine

Mark Fiore - Bipartisansh#*!

Keiser Report 184: Financial War

America Needs Jobs: Cats Need Tribbles!

#TooMuchDoubt: Petition Delivery (Troy Davis)

Thom Hartmann: If you don't have a job - you're not free

Thom Hartmann: Republicans unfazed by 15% of all Americans now poor

Greenpeace Video Celebrates 40 Years Of Activism

9/21 St Louis Park, MN: $3600 for Hors D'oeuvres with George Bush or FREE Protest!

Is Poverty a Death Sentence?

Robert Reich Debunks 6 Big GOP Lies About The Economy

Keiser Report: Debt Carpet Bombing (E184)

Lawrence O'Donnell: Teabagger Rep Joe Walsh Missed Child Support Hearing Because...

SURPRISE! Nader plans Obama primary challenge to “hold his feet to the fire.”

Thom Hartmann: Troy Davis - could another innocent man DIE?

Anne Elizabeth Moore Discusses Cambodian Grrrl

NYT: Can Israel Survive Without a Palestinian State?

Gay marriage bill a divisive distraction (Hendersonville NC Times-News)

Iran set to release US hikers

We wanted a war for jobs, but we got a culture war (Asheville Citizen-Times)

Don't abuse the wine drinkers

11 Reasons Why the Unemployment Crisis Is Even Worse Than You Think

America and Oil: Declining Together?

Perry's Fundamentalist Backers 'Rename' D.C., Rip Lady Liberty

Lagarde warns IMF could withhold Greek loan

I wish they would stop saying we r greatest country in the world !

What has happened re the political incarceration of Don Siegelman? Last I heard USSC ruled appeals

Bacteria Spreading in Warming Oceans. The Weather Channel

Chain-Reaction Revolution: How Government Blunders May Trigger Mass Unrest

Republicans rewriting state election laws in ways that could hurt Democrats

Loan Was Solyndra's Undoing

Ex-Rep. Grayson seen talking with former colleagues on House floor

Organic Seeds Growers are Suing Monsanto – support them

Robert Parry: On Libya, Now They Tell Us

Obama’s misleading pitch for the jobs bill

Columbia University Warned Over Students’ Dinner With Ahmadinejad

Update on Vermont Yankee Lawsuit

9/13 Drought Monitor - "TX Conditions Continue To Deteriorate What Little They Can From Abysmal"

A liter of light for the poor

Bottled water plants suck

In 2008, TX Forest Service Built $20M Plan To Cut Fire Risk - Still Only Half-Funded Today

Safety Starts with Recognizing Risk: Rethinking the Nuclear Plant Accident

Scorched Earth: The Past, Present and Future of Human Influences on Wildfires (4x since 1970's)

Fukushima disaster: it's not over yet

Wow, Shocking - Main Sea Lice Pesticide In Fish Farms Becoming Ineffective - Globe & Mail

Have you heard of the milestone we pass on Oct. 31 2011?

New fuel cell can supply 70% of (Japanese) household demand

Synthetic lint ends up in oceans

TEPCO spraying water directly into No.2 reactor

NSIDC - 15 September - Arctic Sea Ice At Minimum Extent (Preliminary)