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Archives: September 19, 2011

Bush, Perry rift roots in nixed in-law appointment

Better late than never....

Behind the Manor of Gate’s Farm: “Charter Schools Good, Public Schools Bad”

UBS Says Trading Loss Was $2.3 Billion

Google’s Schmidt Urges Support for Jobs Bill, Stimulus

Obama plan would tax hedged manager compensation as ordinary income instead of cap gains

Won't you...

Obama's proposal tomorrow...

It doesn't matter a fig what's in the President's reduction plan

President Obama's push for TAA extension doesn’t calm organized labor on free-trade

Notorious Dutch MP (Geert Wilders) wants to bring anti-Islam message here (Australia)

Where is the Democrats jobs plan? What's the President's cure for the economy?

Republicans promise to block ‘Buffett rule’

Behind the poverty numbers: real lives, real pain

This is excellent for all stocks and bonds savy DUer's. I have competed for the last two years.

Texas Republican Representative Introduces Bill In Congress That Would Eliminate Corporate Taxes

Fox Edits Phone-Hacking Joke From Emmys; Replaces Baldwin With Nimoy

"unless Congress agrees to raise taxes"

"unless Congress agrees to raise taxes"

How Obama’s Jobs Plan Could Trigger Another Debt Limit Fight Before Election Day

How to guide to being a Washington Politician, Republican type

Companies Where Employees Should Lose Hope

Fox Edits Phone-Hacking Joke From Emmys; Replaces Baldwin With Nimoy

Anyone remember this?

Thousands march against nuclear power in Tokyo

Did anyone see Bill Clinton on the Today show this morning

Did anyone see Bill Clinton on the Today show this morning

I wonder if a lousy economy might make it more likely that prostitution would be legalized.

Obama to propose $1.5 trillion in new tax revenue

Geert Wilders (Dutch far-right populist) views himself as a "right-wing liberal." First time

GOP sharpens little-used 'legislative veto' tool

Topix: If the election were held tomorrow, who would get your vote?

Toon Panderocracy

We like to pay taxes!

The Strange History of Don't Ask Don't tell.

Greenwald -- Panetta Starts Singing Contractors’ Tune After Closed-Door Meeting

New York Attorney General Moves to Dismiss Marriage Equality Lawsuit

File this under tragic desperation

Earth to to GOP.....

Steph Miller and the Mooks are on now...

Poll do you think the millionaire tax would help


Trouble in the Tar Heel State

House Republicans Approve Bill to Protect Illegal Job Outsourcers

House Republicans Approve Bill to Protect Illegal Job Outsourcers

Headlines I am seeing today make me laugh..

Bottom Feeder of the year nominations

Nader would be the worst person to pick a primary challenger, if I enter the race as well.

Vote suppression in the US revs up

Obama puts 3rd rail programs on the table then..........

Recent Blackout Highlights Nation’s Rickety Power Grid

Poor choice of words

Greece: New Austerity, New Riots

Perry paid $426,000 settlement to Bell over donation lawsuit

Dinner with Barack

"This is not Class Warfare - it's MATH"

Auto workers and General Motors reach tentative contract agreement (GM to add thousands of jobs)

Auto workers and General Motors reach tentative contract agreement (GM to add thousands of jobs)

Auto workers and General Motors reach tentative contract agreement (GM to add thousands of jobs)

Mike Tyson: Sarah Palin met "the wombshifter"

Very Simple Wealth Gap Chart to Send to Your Republican Friends

If drilling domestically for oil/gas could create a whole lot of jobs would we be for it?

September 2011 Full of Extreme Weather Events

US home builder outlook worsens in September

I'm afraid to have hope.

They had to put the Bull in a Corral that's a political statement

They had to put the Bull in a Corral that's a political statement

"I refuse to believe that corporations are people until has 11,300,00 google results

How liberal is Liberal, KS?

Happy Emoticon Day! This day in history: Sepember 19, 1982:

Top politicians will back NY casinos

Yet Another Wall Street Billionaire Asks Working Americans to Sacrifice -- Why Do the Media Still Li

Ex-Treasury Restructuring Chief Millstein Starts Advisory Firm

save America's postal service {action alert}

S.E.C. Tackles Conflicts in Securitization Deals

A movement builds to fight corporate rule and amend the Constitution.

SPT: Tour stop suggestions for GOP presidential hopefuls

New Texas law bans anonymous complaints about doctors

New (TEXAS) law bans anonymous complaints about doctors

There' s the Dude I voted for

Fall Trends Forecast by Brian McFadden

White House details errors in Suskind book

Steve Forbes Schnorrer ID

While Lobbying For Huge Tax Giveaways, Corporations Hoard Record Amounts Of Cash Instead Of Hiring

Wars, Prisons, our Court system,...

Gadhafi forces capture U.K., French mercenaries

Who monitors elections?

Why not do this all the time?

Republican lie and water continues to be wet

Many of you helped in getting new donors for Elizabeth Warren.

I think one of our few chances of restoring the United States to the people

Old-fashioned charm at New England general stores

Consider these two approaches to discussing the wisdom of the death penalty

It's only "class warfare"...

President Obama used the "V" word today ... Twice!

TPM: Through The Looking Glass: Bachmann’s Long History Of Strange Statements

Homer Chamber joins departures from US Chamber

Texas Taxpayers Underwriting Rick Perry’s Family Vacations, Presidential Campaign

whats up with the Chi Trib ?? Obama should WITHDRAW ???

How Change Is Going to Come in the Food System

A Blockbuster Case Yields an Unexpected Result (Citizens United)

Notice the media never mentions that President Obamas approval rating is higher than Reagans?

Small business owners, please help me understand how business are taxed

HUGH NOOZ: Orly Tatiz may challenge Diane Feinstein

Tomorrow - The End of a Really Bad Idea

pat robertson opens his mouth

Shame on you MSNBC, just saw a graphic that read, "James Clyburn (R-SC)"

I heard the other day "In Europe they don't operate on people over 80."

Bill thinks sane voters will snap out of it when the GOP picks one of them goofs in the clown car

Polish Jewish museum to open in April 2013

So a couple of baggers come strolling into the restaurant I was eating at the other day

Argentina finalizes MERCOSUR trade deal with Israel.

Small Regional airports

It has come down to the choice of cutting entitlements or taxing the wealthy?

Roubini- How To Prevent a Depression

Pentagon: Ready for gay ban repeal Tuesday

Quick---before you miss it--- it's a bash Michael Moore thread.

More Republicans say they don't identify with the tea party movement. Will it make a difference?


What is the best way to refute the 'class warfare' argument when Obama proposes tax hikes on rich?

"How the Hippies Saved Physics" on coast-to-coast am tonight (now, sunday sept 18)

5.8 Quake hits Guatemala City.

Just a reminder on what a "small business" is...

A Republican told me Obama health law bans health savings accounts

Grocery Strike Talks Continue Into Morning

Did NY Times Hide Sexuality of Gadhafi's Son?

World's biggest sperm bank, Cryos, tells redheads: We don't want your semen

Kitty Genovese is Palestine

Inside Amazon's warehouse

Ohio Gov. John Kasich Defends Rupert Murdoch

SoCal grocers union reaches tentative deal with stores.

EXCLUSIVE: Matt Bomer On Why Marriage Equality Matters To Him

Guardian UK: The call to occupy Wall Street resonates around the world

Sick Gulf residents continue to blame BP

Colorado Farm Hit by Anti-Gay Vandalism

Big list (with links) of Fox News race-baiting

There was a time when Wall Street was a good thing, a way to connect

It's a Wonderful Life

A Route to Marriage in New Jersey?

S.F. woman stabs home intruder to death

Lawyer wants US Marshals to seize copyright troll's bank account

How Pricey For-Profit Colleges Target Vets' GI Bill Money

"Rage" against Wall Street power clogs sidewalks

This Lounge post deserves to be on the greatest page

Just helped out my local bookstore by moving Cheney's book to the correct shelf and section:

Schumer: Turn 'Buffett Rule' into legislation

How the CIA Played Dirty Tricks With Our Culture.. NY TIMES

Tea Party Nihilists - byTom Tomorrow

DOJ: Texas Congressional Redistricting Map Violates Voting Rights Act

I swear, Medicare part D is a stroke waiting to happen!

Should the "beyond ANY reasonable doubt" standard of murder trials be abolished?

So, I guess Eisenhower was a communist

Progressive groups warm to president over deficit reduction plan

Strauss-Kahn’s Interview a ‘Publicity Stunt’ (wife's friend interviewed him)

There Wont Be Demand Until There Are Jobs

Fox "Straight News": Paid Sick Leave Is An "Entitlement"

Ring in the New!

WTF is this "Guiding Principle" bullshit?

Conservative brain disorder revealed.

I now join Bill Clinton in praising Dick Cheney:

Tea party Rep.: Only $400,000 left after ‘I feed my family’

worlds biggest sperm bank bans redheads from donating

Florida shooting suspect had killed previous wife

Tommy Thompson Ends Speculation, Could Face Tammy Baldwin in Senate Race

Two dead in helicopter crash on Camp Pendleton

San Antonio Votes to Provide DP Benefits to City Employees

It Takes Real Skill to Lose $2 Billion

Poverty rising in the US: Where's the outrage?

Fighting for its life: The euro zone is in intensive care

Elizabeth Warren - "Unless you are a multi-millionaire, you are not safe".

Dolores Hope, Widow of Bob Hope Dies

"Reagan looks like Trotsky" compared to the Republican candidates (Charlie Rose video)

FR: Palin could become DEM, challenge Obama in the primary!

Above The Law - USA (19 Sep 11)

South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley Admits There’s No Evidence...

Wingnut Brigade out in Force Today. Just Heard on NPR

Wendy's changes its burgers

Has the President changed advisers??

Argh, Today was "Talk Like A Pirate Day" and I missed it!

We ignore Rick Perry at our peril. The American people have already demonstrated ...

Al Sharpton is eating this ReTHUG andspitting him out

Stand your ground.

Nikki Haley Admits There’s No Evidence Supporting Her Claim About Drug Testing

What would you do if you had $400,000 left over after feeding your family?

DUers, can we dig up every statement about getting rid of Social Security,

BRAD BLOG: After Koch: NJ Bill Introduced to Require Gov to Notify Legis. Leaders When Leaving State

CA DUers: Why is Feinstein "vulnerable"? (Tweety) He said

Corporate Personhood Wouldn't be So Bad

MSNBC Poll Do you agree with the Republicans that

President Obama: STAND UP AND FIGHT!

Navy Rescinds WWII-Era "Undesirable" Discharge for Gay Man

How about... "Yes, it's class warfare...

Liberals vow to challenge Obama in Democratic primaries

Not too crazy about the idea of COMPROMISING Medicare and SS benefits

I went to Judge Harry Wilters' funeral yesterday. Who?

John Nichols: After FBI raid, why is Walker stonewalling? (No show jobs?)

Anyone find it amusing we are speaking of waste and fraud at last

Mass protests against nuclear power in Tokyo

Scott Pelli and the CBS Evening Nooz will take us back to see Rick Perry's Texas roots.

This is how it is done....

Replacing old sewage pipe comes with risks (Miami, Fl.)

Obama Gets the Numbers Wrong In His Tax Plan! --John Lott on Fox News site

Taxing the Rich, the Obama Way - well worth reading, by Robert Reich

Has the GOP suddenly lost its game?---Paul Ryan Predicts: BUSH Tax Cuts WILL EXPIRE In 2013!!!

You guys in Minnesota have a damn good Senator (Franken) - keep him

Having a lot of confusion here

Unemployment Runs Deep in Politically Key States

Tonight on Countdown: David Shuster in for Keith

How come we're still nice to each other? The right must be wrong!

I wonder why the Democrats are so (pardon my saying this) dumb:

My favorite class warfare toons. Add yours.

Bipartisanship—I’ll hug your elephant, as soon as you kiss my ass

Heinz spent 3 years developing the new ketchup packet

What's with Olbermann?

FL Credit Card Processing Business offers free AK-47 to new clients

New video of Air Races crash from 'Today' show on NBC

Grocery strike avoided; deal called 'win-win' for both sides

Uh-oh: "Ralph Nader praises Sarah Palin"

Wall Street protesters: over-educated, under-employed and angry

David Graeber: The Debt of the American Poor Should Be Forgiven

They only call it Class Warfare when we fight back

In about 4 hours DADT will be gone

America’s Bargained Democracy

Awesomeness! Justice Department rejects Texas redistricting maps

Ralph Nader praises Sarah Palin as "populist" (Salon)

Tonight on The Ed Show

Italy Rating Lowered by S&P, Outlook ‘Negative’

The Wealth of America Disappearing Into the Black Hole of Endless WAR

Did Anybody Watch "Up with Chris Hayes" This Weekend?

Declasse Warfare -- Whose Class Are You On?

Wisconsin lawmaker looks to repeal restaurant, prison margarine bans

Wisconsin lawmaker looks to repeal restaurant, prison margarine bans

fishtank emergency -- du know it alls, report here!!1!!

Michael Moore coming up as a guest on Rachel's show in two minutes!

This photo of the P-51 Mustang could show the pilot.

The Classless Have Spoken!

Perry Brags About Texas’ Tax System That Charges The Poor Four Times As Much As The Rich

there's a common meme- I've seen it here and on wing-nut sites

Evolution of spin - "The top 1% pay....."

Multi-Millionaire Congressman: ‘I Don’t Want To Raise My Taxes…Don’t Ask Me’ To Pay More


This Is The Greatest Financial Crime In The History Of The World & No One In Charge Has Gone to Jail

Republican politicians take money from the rich all the time.

MoJo Graphic: Solyndra vs Military Boondoggles (Dialup Warning)

GOP nominee for governor in WV: Obama is "trying to kill our country"

Breaking.... Tacoma Schools Canceled for Tuesday

Breaking.... Tacoma Schools Canceled for Tuesday

Thousands march against nuclear power in Tokyo

Michael Moore on with Rachel tonight - her show is about to start at 9pm EST

Michael Moore on with Rachel tonight - her show is about to start at 9pm EST

Dolores Hope, wife of Bob Hope, dies at 102

Mass. balks at Arizona licenses

How many Democrats here are afraid of the "class warfare" issue?

Here's The One That Got Me... So Far...

Inside Amazon's warehouse .......

Diane Ravitch to speak at Kansas University on Tuesday, Oct. 18.

Diane Ravitch to speak at Kansas University on Tuesday, Oct. 18.

Coalition of liberal groups forms "Constitutional Progressives".

Gergen’s Arsenic Apples: Obama should not negotiate big because it is “political”

Authorities look for answers after tree crushes motorist

Oh Damn

@ midnight Don't ask don't tell goes away ... early reports

Jill Biden is on Letterman tonight

Keith Olbermann will be on Craig Ferguson's show tonight

Is Social Security a Ponzi Scheme? Is the Washington Post a Criminal Enterprise?

" The Call to Occupy Wall Street Resonates Around the World" (Alternet)

Google has your email, your web history, your documents - now it wants your wallet

Maine Lawmaker's Taxpayer-Funded Trip to Conservative (ALEC) Conference Comes Under Scrutiny

Whistleblowers: Drug cartels throw fundraisers for U.S. officials

Any of the motherfuckers jump yet?

Vote suppression in the US revs up

Vote suppression in the US revs up

Obama Medicare Cuts Target Providers, Then Beneficiaries For Savings

Heads up: Prince Turki al Faisal, Former Saudi Ambassador to U.S. on Charlie Rose

Michael Reagan wants to replace Dianne Feinstein

NCAA Sports Police Blotter - Currently 4 Days Without an Arrest!

Teachers Spend $1.3 Billion Out of Pocket on Classroom Materials

If this is true, why aren't we doing it?

Solyndra’s Loan Guarantee vs. Military Boondoggles: A little perspective

Gamers Solve HIV Puzzle (too cool!)

(Warning graphic photo) Yemen death toll grows as fighting spreads

3rd Candidate Liberal Loss Leaders.

Class Warfare?

Citing Fox News’ Demand That CNN Include All Serious Candidates In Debates, Karger To Release

Mandatory Monday Malloy Truthseekers check in!!

The Daily Show's Latest FB Status Update: "Happy 15th anniversary to Fox News...

No doubt, everyone who cares has seen it already. Einstein

Ed Rollins Says Bachmann is a One State Candidate

Staunton Va- *whoops* school teacher pay raises were a "hiccup"- have to be paid back

Prada half-year profits soar on growing Asian demand

A long-time friend posted on Facebook

Why can't President Obama just say this:

There will be no tax increases with this Congress...

Nancy Grace on DWTS...

Send pizza to the Wall Street occupiers!

Why didn't slave owners just cry "class warfare" in the 1860s?

The Jewish US army translator who got to know the Nazis

Trickle Down Economics in a Nut Shell

Trickle Down Economics in a Nut Shell

Republicans Support Obama's Trade Agenda. Do Democrats?

The Army Officially Announces The End Of Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell

Christie Said to Be Re-Thinking Presidential Bid

Charlie Rangel crashes Perry's NYC party.

Guess Who's Coming To Dinner?

Clinton praises Cheney's political prowess

Tea Party Zombies Must Die

GOP Kingmaker Sheriff Tasks ‘Cold Case Posse’ With Investigating Obama’s Birth Certificate

Fake Terrorist plays to racist rubes in Michigan

Good add from APWU (postal Union) explaining

Just watched Robert Reich singing Obama's praises on O'Donnell.

Michael Moore is the only guest of Tavis Smiley tonight

Does anyone here still take Palin seriously?

Shocking - Inequality Map - U.S. Ranks Near Bottom on Income Inequality

Paul Krugman is tired of trying to reason with you people..

Paul Krugman is tired of trying to reason with you people..

America is Diseased: Mocking the Dying, Profiting off the Work of Uninsured Artists

Interesting quote from Tolkien relating to capital punishment.

Washington State Dems: "Legalize marijuana"

Class warfare? What might have once been class warfare is over and the rich won.

Fugelsang: "Class Warfare is when the top 2% use the media to instruct you that slight tax increases

Where is it written that class warfare is not allowed?

Steinbeck got it

I saw the cover for Michael Moore's new book on Rachel's show.

Why do you think Dennis Kucinich is not running against Barack Obama in the primary?

Why do you think Dennis Kucinich is not running against Barack Obama in the primary?

"People sporting North Face backpacks while holding signs decrying corporatism."

Andrew Breitbart Incites Violence Against Liberals, Says Military Will Back The Tea Party Up

As far as I know, Dennis Kucinich never reported his UFO sighting to the government authorities.

We're ready to pay more taxes...

Is North Dakota shale oil the new "Gull Island"?

Hint: the McGINNIS book is only $12 for Kindle, $14 with tax.

Pics from Harkin Steak Fry - includes Tom Harkin, Bernie Sanders, and Paul Begala!

Orly Taitz Mulling Senate Run Because She Speaks Spanish And Hebrew

The Occupy Wall Street protest - now on day 3

Tareq Salahi’s Dog Dies, Causing Him To "Lose Two Bitches In One Week"

Record-High 86% Approve of Black-White Marriages

Reno Air Race Crash - Some facts and some BS

Is Breitbart advocating Civil War in this video?

World's biggest sperm bank, Cryos, tells redheads: We don't want your semen

Using plastic to pay Anthem bill? Prepare to lose your coverage

Maureen Dowd: The rise of the know-nothing candidates

Netflix screws up, Again!

Tha Boehner: not killing Grandma is "like giving a cocaine addict more coke"

“Walkergate” Player’s Link to Privatization point to Scott Walker agenda

A brief comment on the probable trim tab failure in the Reno P-51 crash

Some small good news.

OBAMA "He will veto any bill that takes one dime from the Medicare benefits seniors rely on..."

Eight arrested as third day of Wall Street 'Rage' protests clogs New York City sidewalks Read more:

Why are republicans stupid?

DU this poll: Should Millionaires pay more in taxes?

Nader really is a crank, a tool, a fool. and arrogant as hell.

Oh GOD!!! Multi Millionaire only has $400,000 left over after expenses,feeding family

Ok... I'm Sick... And Possibly Delusional... But... The Suskind Book Comes Out Tomorrow... And...

50 years ago UN SEC. GEN's plane crashed. He dared support revolutionary African leaders.

Corporate Jets Face $100-a-Flight Fee in Obama Deficit Plan

Thomas Jefferson's observations October 28, 1785

Billions of barrels of untapped U.S. oil

Paul Krugman...The Bleeding Cure

The real jobs program: more on North Dakota and the Bakken Shale.

Tea Partier primaries Boehner, calls him a "socialist"

Could A $5 Catalogue Save America's Oldest Seed Company?

The Geithner mystery solved

Michael Moore: I went into the polls to vote for a black man and got a white man!

DAY 3 of the WALL STREET PROTEST: Dissenter on FiredogLake

Anti-Vaccination Movement Endangers Public Health

CHAZ BONO Gets Protection From "Crazies"

Small moment I just saw on "Frazier" that says a lot about the rich.

I never could have imagined voting for a Democratic president only to find him cutting Medicare


If you saved a dollar a day starting the day you were born

Libyan Revolution Week 31 part 3

Breitbart... the radical right and civil war

FINALLY, we have a President willing to stand UP for the middle class

I think that people who inherit wealth deserve it.

There is a lot of discussion of late and use of the expression "class warfare." And though

Emanuel Cleaver: If Obama wasn't president, we would be ‘marching on the White House’

Does everyone see how easy it was to put the Repubs on the defensive?

"By the time I feed my family, I have maybe $400,000 left over."

Quaddafi loyalists claim 17 foreign mercenaries captured at Bani Walid

A Car Haulers tale redux. New company, new truck, and NEW cars! Pic heavy thread of my load.

This president has a history

Rahm is carpet-bombing ALL unions in Chicago. Dems should protest

WH suggests : "Requiring $100 co-payments for home health care visits"

Toon: The 24 Types of Libertarian

Toon: The 24 Types of Libertarian

Good lord, someone gave me a star. Isn't that the coolest thing ever!?

On the shelf

Breaking Bad - Spoiler!

Office Romance?

Does this ever happen to anyone else while "non-porn surfing" the Intertubes?

GOOD cookies have the power to really really REALLY make someone's day!!!

A rare candid photo of Kali -- smuggled out from the ranch last week:

Mountain top ___________.

Meowing frog (part-kitteh?) discovered

Head 'em up, Move 'em out ... rollin', rollin', rollin' rawhide

Dogs are SMART --- S-M-R-T smrt!!!!

I had NO idea you didn't have to TOAST Pop farts!1 I'm scarfing them now, RAW!1

Worst comb over ever

Artist question

Happy Emoticon Day! :-)

Ye Olde DMV:


No more SPF3 for me

Breitbartz claims sr. military officials ready to join civil war?

Pirate translator here. (Swashbuckler translator here.)

Bear power

Moody Aquarium, Galveston, TX

Guiness world record doggy jump-rope

The silver voice of water falling

What? No sheep door?

CRASH TEST - 1959 Chevrolet Bel Air VS 2009 Chevrolet Malibu

A Day Made of Glass... Made possible by Corning.

End Stage Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis.

The emmys "In memoriam" section forgot to include Jeff Conaway...


The great Dropbox-Twitter-Facebook mashup arrives

VIDEO: Foo Fighters w/ Bob Mould, "Dear Rosemary" LIVE on Conan O'Brien

Funny historical Facebook updates:

Hi - anybody know how Priceline works? (Is this the right forum?)

Avast ye skanky swabs, it's Talk Like a Pirate Day, yarr!

A touching interview between Anderson Cooper and his mother Gloria Vanderbilt

DJing in the Cowpunk room. Come hang out. Now playing Mojo Nixon: Tie my Pecker to my Leg ♫♪

Oh yea. I'll be there.

Recommendations please for noise canceling headphones. Prefer on/over ear.

Any musicians out there have a favorite software drum machine?

George Lucas made another controversial change to Star Wars

Pirate Rap, That's How We Row - Captain Dan & The Scurvy Crew

Congratulations to Mariano Rivera

PHOTO: Hmmm...sounds like it could be WORTH the 200 mile drive.

Boy, I can't wait to get one of their flu shots......

MiddleFingerMom's neighbors've got some fucking nerve!!!!!

Now I'm a broken man on a Halifax pier, the last of Barrett's Privateers...

Is talk like a pirate day an act of class warfare?

International Talk Like A Pirate Day ahoy

Now Tom the arthitic kitteh get s to do the "im-puss-ible":)

Paul and I bought a new bike...

no, i am not going down to game stop at 12:01 to pick up gears of war 3

If you "talk like a pirate," you're a ______________ !

Test your DU intelligence quiz: Question #3

Awoke to the sound of thunder and rain in Houston at 4:30 this morning...

And the winner is the puppy - by da nose (bight a nose)

Test your DU intelligence quiz: Question #2

Is there a song that you can't stand to hear--because of what it says to you personally?

PHOTO: Now THIS kind of mime I can handle. GO, "invisible wall," GO.

I realize that now, late in life, I am not a guitarist. I am a Bassist.

Anyone live with someone who HATES sports and esp. that you watch it (or something else you watch)?

PHOTO: MiddleFingerMom's "side jobs" continue to help pay those hospital bills...

Flying over planet Earth:

The Lounge is like a house with all the children gone.

Who watched Chaz Bono?

Name a song you'd love to hear sung by Elmer Fudd.

What self-help book would you write today if you had to? What would the title be?

With 11 days left in the month, my landlord tells me my rent is going up

I got my ROCKMAN BASS ACE today!!!!

I got my ROCKMAN BASS ACE today!!!!

Need some of those patented Lounge vibes.

You know you had a good day

I need some good old Lounge vibes for good luck, sent off a box to the lawyers.

They that have done this deed are honorable.

Can a man and a woman be friends?

I just saw one single cockroach in the cubboard above the stove at my parents' house.

PHOTO: It's FREEPER FENG SHUI! Got these 4 things and you GOT IT ALL, baby.

Post YOUR best animal pics!

ConGRATS, Charlie SHEEN, 2 1/2 Men/Ashton SUCKS!1

What story/religion/myth did you believe that you no longer believe in. Until I was 38 or so

Tucson Sept 19, 2011 4:30 AM -- For the first time in MANY months... I wake up CHILLY!!!!!

Was there a "big box" store you were fond of when you were young?

First songs you heard that involved a people, or a cause that really influenced you in some way?

Christina Hendricks wants to play Wonder Woman

Yet another first in my life (pics)

Dominique Strauss-Kahn: sex with maid was 'moral fault'

The Beatles banned segregated audiences, contract shows

Obama Deficit Plan Aimed at Democratic Base

Obama to propose $1.5 trillion in new tax revenue

Death toll in Burundi gun attack rises to 36

Iran arrests 5 people for working for BBC’s Farsi-language service

Anders Behring Breivik held for further eight weeks

Tony Blair 'visited Libya to lobby for JP Morgan

International Talk Like A Pirate Day ahoy

Turkey Predicts Alliance With Egypt as Regional Anchors

News International to Pay $4.7 Million to Settle Hacking Case

Child abuse increased as economy crashed, study shows

Tommy Thompson close to joining Wisconsin Senate race

Moroun ads target presidential hopefuls; poll shows support for public bridge

Grocery strike averted as deal reached with Ralphs, Vons and Albertsons

Greeks to vote on future in eurozone?

STOCK MARKET WATCH, Monday, September 19, 2011

DOJ: 2 Texas voting maps don't meet federal law

Order barring Ecuador from collecting $18B vacated

News International offers Milly Dowler's family £3m settlement

Dolores Hope, wife of Bob Hope, dies at 102

The Daily Show Scores Two More Emmys

Georgia parole board hearing last-ditch appeal from death-row inmate (Troy Davis)

Italy's sovereign debt rating cut by S&P on growth fear

Tories back Dechert over flirtatious emails(Canada China)

Cyprus, Turkey spar over oil drilling

(Citizens United) A Blockbuster Case Yields an Unexpected Result

White House threatens veto over House attack on EPA pollution rules

Phone hacking: Milly Dowler's family offered £2m-plus settlement

Ambassador Bridge owners spent nearly $5M in ads in attacks on proposed span

Taliban Claim Attack on Pakistani Police

"Missing" Global Heat May Hide in Deep Oceans

Grocery strike avoided; deal called 'win-win' for both sides

US to announce new China trade enforcement action

anybody going to adobe max?

DOJ: Rick Perry's Texas Congressional Redistricting Map Violates Voting Rights Act

Federal Judge: Prop 8 Trial Tapes To Be Released

Elite, All-Male University of the Wild West To Go Coed

Court says Padilla terror sentence was too lenient

White House wants banks to pay for auto bailout losses

Yemen protesters storm elite military base; 50 die

Schumer: We Want A Vote On The “Buffett Rule” To Tax Millionaires

White House calls for federal employees to increase contributions to retirement plans

Michele Bachmann says tax breaks should replace employer health plans

Brazilian police arrest suspects in Amazon murders of environmentalists

Orly Taitz considering challenging Feinstein

Germany's Pirate Party Celebrates Historic Victory

Netflix Separates DVD and Streaming Services

Buffett Says He Stands By President's 'Buffett Rule'

Poll: 64% opposed to pipeline (Keystone oil sand & Senate poll on Ben Nelson)

Liberals pan benefit cuts in Obama plan

Tea party Rep.: Only $400,000 left after ‘I feed my family’

Nevada Air Race Crash Death Toll Rises(10th & pilot may have been unconscious)

Obama: This Is Not Class Warfare; It’s Math

Obama Deficit Plan Delivers Bold Clash Of Visions

"Remind me, who’s engaged in “class warfare” and “dividing people”?"

Do you support or oppose Obama's debt reduction plan, which includes the following provisions?

10:30 EDT: President Obama Speaks on His Vision for a Balanced Approach to Reducing Our Deficit

NYT: Fill in the Blanks

Millionaire Tax: White House Talking Points Go After Republicans

Jared Bernstein: Class Warfare, My A__!

This blows out of the water any claim that the TX plan is better than Social Security

Daryl Cagle: Class Warfare Cartoons

He's beginning to believe

While we argue over whether the President is liberal enough, an innocent man is about to be executed

Obama Tweaks Signature Health Law In Deficit Plan, Shrinks Biologics Exclusivity Window To Seven Yea

If making millionaires, billionaires pay their fair share is class warfare, guess who's won the war?

Obama vid - inspiring

Send a penny to Rep. John Fleming (R-LA)?

"Obama and his team aren’t playing by the same rules anymore."

Bloomerg Editorial Board: GOP "Uncertainty" claim is B.S. This surprises me that they

Robert Reich: A Good Fight

Obama Debt Reduction Plan Calms Dems' Concerns On And Off Hill -- Dean: "I am a supporter of this"

'Don't ask, don't tell' fades away

GOP Trolls are not even bothering to hide themselves.

Laugh of the day - Tea Partier: ‘John Boehner Is A Socialist’

Obama: "It's not class warfare, it's math." LOL! Take

Our Mission, if We Choose to Accept it...

Newsflash: Obama’s gambit isn’t just about appeasing Dems

Wow! Obama's speech RIGHT NOW!

TPM: DOJ: Rick Perry's Texas Congressional Redistricting Map Violates Voting Rights Act

I'm so confused.

The GOP has the ability to sell shit to a sewer worker.

I'll REALLY believe it when I see it in action (and no crazy capitulation) , but it looks like he's

Multi-Millionaire Rep. Says He Can’t Afford A Tax Hike...Only Has $400K A Year After Feeding Family

"It's just math." I have to say this is a sad referendum on our education system.

Boehner is not happy

Stiglitz: "It's not class warfare to ask everyone in the country to pay their fair share."

WH Spox: “We were in a position of legislative compromise by necessity. That phase is behind us.”

Schumer: PUT IT ON THE FLOOR! We Want A Vote On The “Buffett Rule” To Tax Millionaires

The Hill: Google chairman calls lack of new stimulus measures 'ludicrous'

He needs our HELP, and he needs it now ...

The problem with "it's not class warfare, it's MATH" is...

MUST READ! Rove email!

Primary Challenge to President Obama

"It seems as if the plan was designed to piss off Republicans."

Strategy Corner: Obama -- Mark Penn - Don't Bring Back Class Warfare Posted: 9/18/11 09:18 PM ET

Young Turks: Shrimp - The Disgusting Truth

My Mechanic Asks Marcus Bachmann On A Date

Perry: Anti-Choice Laws Make Texas Free

Young Turks: Rick Perry Executed Innocent Man?

ALEC Exposed - Prison Labor


Local Residents Attempt to Return BofA Trash in Malden, MA

I need somewhere to hang my neck.... The best of you..Live Foofighter

President Obama: STAND UP AND FIGHT! by lame54

President Obama's Tax & Deficit Reduction Plan

Perry: Supernatural Events Guide Life

Mike Malloy - A Moment With Bob - 09/15/2011

TYT: Shocking Stats On Poverty In America

Irate Workers, Union Leaders Rally At 'Showdown on Wall Street'


TDPS: Liberals Different Than Libertarians, No Matter What Ron Paul Supporters Want You to Think!

Foo Fighters sing to West Baptist Church Protesters - FULL official version

Dr. Cornel West inspires thousands at Fighting Bob Fest 2011

MoveOn: I'm Warren Buffett's Secretary

Breitbart says "We have the numbers, we have the guns, bring it on!"

Thom Hartmann at Fighting Bob Fest 2011

Papantonio: Blockbuster Diabetes Drug Linked to Bladder Cancer

Poor Rep. Fleming (R-LA) only has $400k left over after he feeds his family


At last my lonely days are over......Not

TYT: Tax Cuts Actually Cost You Money

Rogue traders, short sellers - seppuku, anyone?

Fox: Norway is not a democracy because cops are unarmed

Occupy Wall Street NOW Day 2 video

PA POLL: Obama 50, Romney 40. Obama 52, Perry 37. No wonder slimy GOP are trying to rig the results.

Inside the Trillion-Dollar Underground Economy Keeping Many Americans (Barely) Afloat

Corporations Are Not People

Join Populist Movement to Take Back America: Rally Behind Jobs Act, Here’s How

U.S. Drug Shortage: Big Pharma, Big Phuck-Up

Yemen violence erupts after months of stalemate

COMPLETE PENTAGON PAPERS AT LAST! All Three Versions Posted, Allowing Side-by-Side Comparison

The Rainmakers (James Howard Kunstler)

Human Rights Campaign Statement on the End of "Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell"

8 Reasons the Buffett Rule is NOT ‘Class Warfare’

Vandana Shiva: Resisting the Corporate Theft of Seeds

Ten Ways President Obama Can Revive the Economy and Create Jobs TODAY Without Spending ONE DIME

"Don't Ask, Don't Tell" Ends Tomorrow, But Not Its Sorry Legacy for Discharged Service Members

Anti-Vaccination Movement Endangers Public Health

" Troy Davis's case presents disturbing facts that should not be disregarded.

Egypt’s democratic transition lags amid confusion

White House hopes to cut costs by buying in bulk (Wa Post)

In Deficit Plan, Obama Drops Compromise for Confrontation.

Which one of you is Jesus?

Death and the maiden

Epidemic of Obese Children? No Problem: Just Put a McDonald's IN the Hospital!

Milton Friedman's Little Shop of Horrors ..."Disaster Capitalism" and the ALEC

America's costly war machine

Middle Class Death Watch -- 33 Frightening Economic Developments


Stale popcorn provides fresh view on the power of habits

Anti-Semitism On The Rise, State Dept. Warns

From Fewer Than 5 Cases/Yr of Carbapenem-Resistant Infection In 2008 To 386 So Far In 2011 In UK

Daniel Yergin Smackdown, Courtesy Of Jeffrey Brown - Energy Bulletin

More than 30 million climate migrants in Asia in 2010, report finds

A Marshall Plan to Build a Smart Grid–in China

AR Farmers Getting 20-25 TX-OK Hay Calls Daily, But Drought Now Threatens Their Own Harvests

Telegraph - Scientists Tracking Enormous Range Shifts, New Species As Oceans Warm Worldwide

Sen Vitter (R - Pampers) Not Always So Critical Of Renewable Loans - Asked 7X For Programs In LA

LNG Price Boom Seen as Japan Vies With China While Exxon’s Shipments Grow

No! Antibiotics In Animal Feed As Growth Boosters May Promote Resistant Bacterial Strains

Up To 140K Tons Of Chromium Slag Dumped In Yunnan, China - So Far Two Truck Drivers Only Arrests

Creating a Solar Belt in East Japan: The Energy Future (Softbank CEO)

Anonymous Artists Paint Giant Scissors On Face Of Silted-Up Matilija Dam In California

Solar PV W/ storage system goes on sale.

In July Alone, Nearly 3,000 US All-Time High Day Temps Set, Along W. 6,000 Nighttime Highs

Obama's envoy for climate change casts doubt on Kyoto protocol

Ford Nucleon nuclear powered car coming soon (1958)