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Archives: September 29, 2011

Heads up: Van Jones coming up with Tavis - Really good stuff!

So how many years out are pension funds usually funded?

Libya's NTC indefinitely postpone forming new goverment (from Digital Journal)

The Blame Game

Begin the Bernanking

Governor Perdue's 'suspend elections' comment draws a backlash

Tony Baloney's Love Spray ® - Have Your Way With Women

Above The Law - USA (29 Sep 11)

Toon: Boys and their toys

Toon "Your Mormon Stud Muffin"

Michigan Close To Passing Partial-Birth Abortion Ban

Europe Meltdown, Global Slump Seen Next Year: Poll

Detective Kenneth O’Donnell, the Red Jacket, friend of Bologna

Saggy Pants Ban Nets Georgia City $4K

Where is the Tea Party of Progressives?

cc: Re: S.S. & tCONS:

cc: Re: S.S. & tCONS:

A funny for you -- Redneck Word of the Day: Obama

Get a Chance for Dinner With Obama for $3

Cross-Eyed Opossum Heidi Is Dead

If there are plans to resurrect the ERA, Florida is the last place to do it.

Lawmaker (R-'connected') Asked Police to Ignore Husband's Call

Israel hits back at Turkey as tensions soar

Occupy Wall Street - 12 Days Going on 13 (((PICS)))

The Ultimate Toolbox Rick Perry is on CNBC (quel surprise) and I noticed something . . .

Victim of shark attack almost wins the Darwin award

Ford said to discuss adding 10,000 jobs, Building Fusion in U.S.

Privatized government = feudalism

Ben Bernanke declares that water is wet

It's the grass roots they fear.

No one here is calling themselves a republican or a democrat (video)

Proposed airline ticket tax bump has tempers soaring

Medal of Honor recipient declines city's offer to file late application for FDNY

Chris Christie Doesn't Want To Run Because He Just....

Anyone planning on joining the "occupation" today or tomorrow?

Anyone planning on joining the "occupation" today or tomorrow?

i watch Rachel in the morning

Health-Care Law Has Precedent, Retired Justice Stevens Says (weed)

4 GOP senators travel to post-Gadhafi Libya

Go online to see your way clear to improved vision

U.S. Consumer Comfort Gauge Drops

The Rude Pundit: ACORNing Planned Parenthood (Another Battle in Our Neverending Abortion War)

Killer cantaloupe

Fla. welfare applicants less likely to use drugs; HIaasen proposes testing politicians

Just Curious.. Who here is A) A believer who became atheist VS. B) Atheist who became a believer ?

Hospice: Where angels dwell

Post Office's Financial Woe's: 100% Due to Congress (and reversible)

A few words about protests....

Supercommittee operating in secret

Pending U.S. Home Sales Decline 1.2% as Lower Prices Fail to Stoke Demand

speculation media

Oh yeah, I'd just like to extend my condolences to Red Sox Nation

GOPers are SUPPRESSIVE....DEMs are PROGRESSIVE....this is why Reds will lose

Would you vote for this candidate for president.....

200K-member Tranport Union Votes to Support #OccupyWallStreet

Conservative Politicians Wait for God to Fix the Economy, With Frightening Results >Link..

Bors Toon: If Troy Davis was a Corporation...

Why so quiet, Rachel?

"Experts have concluded Loughner suffers from schizophrenia...He talks about how remorseful he is."

What the idiot box should be. Calling out the idiots.

Sorry, but this trader's banking confession was no prank

Who are the 99%?-- Occupy Wall Street-- See for yourself

Compassionless Conservatives ("at least the Bushies bothered to pretend")

Mayan documentary to show evidence of alien contact

Chem trails, really?

Carl Hiaasen interview on the Rachel Maddow show

Gilani hits back at US, says Pakistan cannot be asked to 'do more'

Poor Students at Risk for Supercommittee Cuts

E.J. Dionne: Why Warren Buffet angers Republicans

Cain suggests Blacks are zombies

Cain suggests Blacks are zombies

Galaxy Clusters Light Confirms Einstein's General Theory of Relativity

Debt inspectors return to Athens

Juan Cole: Visiting Liberty Square (Occupy Wall Street)

Big Sky Populists Fight Back Against Big Corporate Money

1 dead, about 30 hurt in Venezuela train crash

Onyango Obama, President's Uncle, Appears In Massachusetts Court On Drunk Driving Charges

Immigration law in Alabama to be enforced, toughest in US

Anti-Obama sign in Uptown neighborhood draws controversy

Regulatory uncertainty: A phony explanation for our jobs problem


Janeane Garofalo: Racist Republicans Support Herman Cain

"I Am Not A KochSucker"

Christie Weight Thread #8,319

Juan Cole: Palestine vote showcases the decline of American power.

Ry Cooder, "No Banker Left Behind" A song for the revolution

Affirmative Action Meets 21st Century White Supremacy at Berkeley

REPUBLICS, not Republican. This is your new language to spread.

(Full Tilt) Poker Site's License Is Revoked

Saw this Op-Ed about the PA GOP electoral college scheme...

Is This Any More Absurd Than What Rick Perry Actually Says?

Is lack of inspectors and regulators leading to these food born disease outbreaks?

Sexism still sells on primetime TV?

What teabaggers -- at a very basic level -- just don't get

Biggest reason Repubs hate Obama ....

Did he say "Blessed are the cheesemakers"?

people calling for "zero taxes" shouldn't be using public streets and sidewalks.

I can't find a single "mainstream" news report on the 700+ pilots who joined the Wall Street protest

Tom Engelhardt - Sex and the single drone

Tom Engelhardt - Sex and the single drone

Perry says Warren Buffett 'doesn't know what's going on' in private sector

Montana Gov. Brian Schweitzer Will Seek To Establish Single Payer In His State

"Strong quake rocks northeast Japan"

So the abortion protestors are back...

The US has fallem from 12th to 16th

Albany County, New York proposes Animal Abuse Registry

Thursday Political Toons: Wishin' for Christie

Here’s the Video of Those Wall Streeters Drinking Champagne Above the Protest

Randi Rhodes Show next in 5 minutes...

Protest activity in Kansas City -- Occupy the Federal Reserve Building

13 Ways To Look at the Occupation of Wall Street

What the fuck is McGramps doing in Libya with three other

What the fuck is McGramps doing in Libya with three other

Saggy pants ban is a money maker for Georgia town, due to $25 fine

New Poll: Herman Cain surges in national poll--only 6-points off of front runner Mittens

The Onion sparks investigation at Capitol after satirical tweets about gunfire

ATF: NO Guns/2nd Amendment Rights - If You Use Marijuana Legally Or Illegally (alcohol OK)

Trump casino offers $25,000 plastic surgery prize

DOJ investigating US listed Chinese companies for accounting fraud

Matt Taibbi: ‘Occupy Wall Street’ can spark movement, motivate change

An Open Letter to NPR On Covering Wall St. Protests

Sprint raises fee, but won't free users from two-year contracts

Fukushima: Reactor 4 suspected of being on fire amid shallow quakes (bromtide) VIDEO

Oh look, CNNMoney giving employers more reasons not to hire!

Montana Gov. Brian Schweitzer Calls for States to Move Towards Single Payer

Indy 500 winner Al Unser Jr. arrested for DWI


Occupy Wall Street Protest: 12 Days and Little Sign of Slowing Down

Arab Spring update: Egypt police raid Al-Jazeera office

Arab Spring update: Egypt police raid Al-Jazeera office

Republican nomination process

Republican nomination process

AreYouSurprised comes out to his mother

Can We Talk? About the awful propaganda out there against Obama?

It's kind of simple, really. As more & more people move leftward,

Bitter owner bomb scares home after foreclosure

The Occupy Wall Street protests

Mitchell Wilson Suicide: Disabled Boy's Death Raises Bullying Concerns

What should taxpayers do with Solyndra's now empty fancy building?

What should taxpayers do with Solyndra's now empty fancy building?

Bill O'Reilly, Jon Stewart Have Feisty Clash About Taxes On 'Daily Show' (VIDEO)

GOP congressman Don Young wants to repeal all regulations since 1991

Japan’s alcoholic drinks to be tested for radiation

SEC Charges Former Goldman Sachs Employee and His Father with Insider Trading

SEC Charges Former Goldman Sachs Employee and His Father with Insider Trading

Tea Baggers see "liberal" judges as an easy target for 2012

Tea Baggers see "liberal" judges as an easy target for 2012

Fed Reserve bank to "continuously monitor conversations" about it on social networks & "reach out"

The "Muddle Through" Has Failed: BCG Says "There May Be Only Painful Ways Out Of The Crisis"

Do people vote more for the issues or for the person they most like?

Genocide Awareness Project.

Administration snubbing Democrats and appointing GOP candidates for US Attorney

The Truth About The Economy: Do We Have To Draw A Picture?

Companies Use Immigration Crackdown to Turn a Profit

Martin Bashir spending the hour on Occupy Wall Street

Why use a bank???

Guardian UK: Sorry, but this trader's banking confession was no prank

Border fences: Not exactly a 'new' idea

Elon James sums up the Salon attack on Melissa Harris Perry: These Muthafuckas here need to stop it

FBI to update 80-year-old, women-only rape definition

Marriage. Simple.

The only reason Herman Cain won that straw poll in Florida

The Fair Deal

Ah! So that's why the Republicans won't pass any of Obama's suggestions!


Dylan Ratigan Get The Money Out!

Canadian border fence pondered by U.S.

#OccupyWallStreet: Day Thirteen, NY Transit Workers Union Executive Board Endorses

Whazzat in Tony Bologna's hand? I really wanna know.

question about amy goodman, no snark--

US ‘threat’ unites Pakistan

Report: US agency cut corners on climate finding

Blast from 2009..CHOMSKY.."Does Obama recycle George W. Bush’s plans?"

The One Chart That Shows Why Gay Folks WILL Have Equal Rights In The Future


From DEEP RED w8liftinglady's neck of the woods

"Vermont officials criticize company as dishonest, unwilling to invest in safety"

It never gets old...

If your not part of the solution you are part of the problem.

If your not part of the solution you are part of the problem.

Trump and Huntsman in a Twitter war...

From a police-only forum: What the cops really think about protesters (not pretty)...

One more reason I'm glad I'm in a credit union.

Obama to continue US embargo of Cuba

This is why state sponsored religion is a bad thing

Freedom isn't Free Son..... Toon

Investigating Bologna

Rick Perry fires ‘relaxing’ sniper rifle in official campaign video

Hostage Negotiation Talks Stall In Congress


AFA's Bryan Fischer lies about the 1rst Amendment

"Stop Taxing Us!"

GOP attack ad shows five-fingered Sen. Tester (D-Mont.) shaking Obama's hand

federal investigation into Supreme Court Justice Clarence

This is not meant as a put down of the Wall Street protests

Unions and liberal groups to join ‘Occupy Wall Street’ protest

Is Youtube down? I can't access it..

Voting rights group says it has enough signatures for referendum on new GOP-backed Ohio elections la

Entrepreneurs scramble to create best bed bug buster

Rick Perry Chia Pet

U.S. Now Controls More than Half of World Arms Sales

But it won't be me....

DU research needed to expose falsifications on a right-wing anti-gay state legislator's bio

M***** F***** !!! - 'Disabled Boy Kills Himself After Bullying Attack' - HuffPo

2 Pieces Of Cardboard and a Black Felt Marker. and a Cop

Florida’s Tea Party activists say they will accept nothing short of requiring E-verify for every

Eyewitness to NYPD brutality to Wall Street protesters to be on "Last Word" tonight.

Is it actually beginning or is it going to fizzle out like before?


Toon: The remaining DADT policy

Mass. official sorry for public meeting bra trick

Is it just the Mormon thing that makes Repugs prefer Christie over Romney?

Question for Longtime DUers: Do you ever feel like Just Giving Up?

Hello from the other side of the fence!

Study finds ‘magic mushrooms’ may improve personality long-term

Moneybags/"Class Warfare" -By Mike Luckovich

A view into the mind of a teapublican

Fat Cats

After Romney wins the GOP nomination is planet Kolob going to be considered fair game?

Could you be married to a conservative?? How about friends??

PHOTO of the DAY (JAPAN) Dial up warning

IF Raygun hadn't busted PATCO, who would have been the next FIRST TARGET?

Toon Wall Street Protests

East Alton Copper Gang Led Double Lives

Yell Fire V for Vendetta Michael Franti & Spearhead

2-month-old heart patient from Pakistan finds hope in India

5 reasons more news is delivered in numeric lists...

5 reasons more news is delivered in numeric lists...

'Tea party' group backs challenger to Indiana's Senator Lugar



If you don't like the news, go out and make your own.

Lawrence O'Donnell has a witness to the police

Allen West word associations: Obama 'Marxist" Biden 'Nutty'...

New effort to ditch Lungren from CA-7

Email for pdf. of Demands from Occupy Wall Street blog: send to

KOCH - Yes That KOCH: "You Are Entitled To Social Security Payments"

What...The... ?

As NYPD Probes Footage of Police Brutality, Recording the Cops Still a Felony in Illinois

McCain to Run for President??

Greek public-sector workers lock out IMF

Greek public-sector workers lock out IMF

Watch Out, Democrats: A New Silicon Valley-Funded Group Prepares to Rock the Conservative Christian

For $850, company will load love one's ashes into shotgun shells

NOBODY was in the House today except for a few key players,

Stand Up And Speak Out Against The Conservative Culture Of Hate

U.S. Capitol Police Investigating Onion Twitter Joke

Canadian Arctic nearly loses entire ice shelf


Wall Street Chant

Conservative corporatists should be honest with Americans

The truth about the Republicans and Medicare

Historians Politely Remind Nation To Check What's Happened In Past Before Making Any Big Decisions

Zany scientists honored in alternative Nobels

Is your son gay? There's an app for that!

(DC) Washington, Seeking Revenue, Is in a Mood to Sell

A Nation of "Suspects"

2ND Quarter GDP up 30%, Jobless claims down 9%, layoffs decreasing

Oregon teen loaded shotgun before shooting friend

Sometimes people are nice. Monday I was on my way to my health care

Anyone else recall the normal progression of different police agencies at protests?

Anyone else recall the normal progression of different police agencies at protests?


did Anonymous out the family members of the cop in NY. a poster claims that

Game On: Wisconsin Gearing Up Recall of Governor Scott Walker

CNN FAUX NYT Washington POST websites have nothing on wall street protests

CNN FAUX NYT Washington POST websites have nothing on wall street protests

CNN covered Occupy Wall Street today. Did anyone else cover the demonstrations?

Cat with two faces now in 12th year

Rachel's intro to the Wall Street Protest Movement is brilliant

Tony Bennett on The Daily Show! Whee!

OCRegister: Kelly Thomas' dad to cops: Don't stare at me

Fukushima nuclear plant moves closer to 'cold shutdown'

*Charlie Rose interview Aung San Suu Kyi

"Ah. Then yes, we do have a bit of a situation." (toon)

Why Chris Christie counts...

Why Chris Christie counts...

Robert Reich: America faces a jobs depression

OccupyWallStreet FAQ - from

Mandatory Thursday Malloy Truthseekers check in!!!

Free Market Free-For-All

Free Market Free-For-All

Sen. Dick Durbin: Koch brothers spearheading voter suppression effort

Great read: The Long Road to #OccupyWallStreet and the Origins of the 99% Movement

OK, I admit it. I am getting a little depressed about the next election

Glenn Greenwald: What's Behind the Scorn for the Wall Street Protests?

Divide and conquer is one of the oldest games in the book

Wall St is more of a Ponzi Scheme than Social Security is.

Occupy SF

5 Signs That America Is Moving Away from Religion

The 5 most awesome Jewish holiday parody music videos

We should bring all our Reps and Senators home and use online tools for voting. Lobbyists influence

What effect do people want to have when they say that they will vote for Obama, but not campaign?

Economy is showing signs of modest improvement

Obama might spend $1 billion to campaign, but the printing will go to union print shops.

Gingrich argues God must exist because people aren’t rhinos

Did anyone else find it somewhat ironic and a little bit offensive

Chris Hedges: The Best Among Us (Occupy Wall Street)

While we're watching the Republicans attempt to seize the post office...

The October 6th protesters will have peace keepers.

The October 6th protesters will have peace keepers.

It seems Libya's new government lied about Abu Salim prison's mass grave. Camel bones.

Anthony Bologna of NYPD Part of Long History of Police Brutality, Cover-Ups

Montana Gov. Brian Schweitzer Calls for States to Move Towards Single Payer

Unemployment claims fall to lowest level since April

Wall Street mentality and reactions to Occupy Wall Street

The deportations of non criminal undocumented people have not stopped

Chart of the Day: Recession-Induced Homelessness About To Skyrocket

Over 100 NYPD Officers Refuse to Work in Support of Occupy Wall Street Movement

Protesting? Know Your Rights

This image speaks for itself - RAIN!

Don't be appeased

Don't be appeased

A screenshot of my Juno homepage. Their news service is USA TODAY.

10 banned books that may surprise you

Bradley Manning and Julian Assange Both Nominated for Nobel Peace Prize

Top McCain Aides Come Clean: Sarah Palin is Mentally Ill


Bradley Manning and Julian Assange Both Nominated for Nobel Peace Prize

Which Congressional/Senate seats are "in-play" for 2012?

Bankster of America plans more shakedowns of its customers

MUST READ: Open Letter to GOP anti-gay NC senator who falsified his medical credentials.

I was just looking at one of those job..

Flyer for missing Oregon Cyclist

Cain the "REAL AMERICAN BLACK " President

'Magic mushroom' drug may improve personality

Obama: A disaster for civil liberties. Are policies secondary to his persona?

Police respond to The Onion's Capitol hostage spoof, omg

Warren drops out of MA Senate race

Windows 8 security: Stronger but gentler

We Are the 99 Percent (Dial-Up Warning)

Another Earthquake (3.3) on Hayward Fault

Graph shows Dems not very enthusiastic about voting for Obama in 2012 - down 34% from 2008

Police Joke About Protestor Abuse VIA Private Police Messageboard

TPM on Super Committee's secret meetings: "This should hearten progressives...."

Things that kill people (from an email).

Response from the Model Aircraft Industry about Attack Plot

Ohio Delivers Required Signatures to Block Voter Suppression Law, Force Referendum

Pictures of Balogna manhandling women.

Listen to Ed!!

This is where we could all be headed

This is where we could all be headed

This is where we could all be headed

10 Risky Behaviors More Common in Sleepy Teens

Durbin: "Not enough votes to pass Obama's Job Bill"

Bank of America To Charge $5 Monthly Fee For Debit Card Usage

Ridiculous Misogyny on Television

PROPOSED LIST OF DEMANDS (please help edit) of Occupy Wall Street Protesters

NYPD Going To Pepper-Spray THESE Protesters?

Tea Party MENSA Meeting-from Juanita Jean

Senator Paul....

Occupy Wall Street: Day 13 (((PICS)))

Monsanto buys Beeologics, working to save pollinating bees

“It's become too big to ignore" - OccupyWallStreet To Grow Next Week

Teacher penalizes students for saying "bless you"

Administration snubbing Democrats and appointing GOP candidates for US Attorney

Do you consider TPing someone's house a major crime?

Michelle Obama shopping at Target without notice!!!!

The Republicans are stunned! Stunned, I tell you!!!!

Why the Pilots Protest Matters to the Occupy Wall Street Movement

Glad that I didn't succeed in getting out of jury duty

The Wealthy minority pays the the majority of the total taxes collected.

The Wealthy minority pays the the majority of the total taxes collected.

Libyan Revolution Week 32 part 3

Guardian UK: Wall Street protests reveal slice of America's barely tamed brutality

I fear Anonymous

I'm not thrilled with the President's first term, but who's going to primary him?

Suggestions for supporters of Occupy Wall Street nationwide

Clarence "Long Dong Silver" Thomas caught lying on financial disclosure forms

The Friday Afternoon Challenge on Thursday this week! Do You Know Your World Class Cathedrals?

"Ralph Nader just won't learn: Funt"

It was just a couple of days ago that some here on DU called "Occupy Wall Street", silly.

What do you think would have happened?

What do you think would have happened?

Some kid in New York today is doing more for your future than any politician you voted for in 2008.

Some kid in New York today is doing more for your future than any politician you voted for in 2008.

Occupy Wall Street Too Big To Ignore! Unions to Join Fast Growing Movement Sweeping Nation! (Pics)

Anderson Cooper had Cornell Beltcher and Ari Fleisher on - talking about Cain's

Apple squeezes every nickle out of everyone, part two



A Punch In The Face: The Hidden Police Brutality At Occupy Wall Street

Is anyone selling the "We are the 99% t-shirts with the fist?

It's an 8 day festival.....I've done 3 already...there's like, a couple

Tony Baloney's Love Spray ® - Have Your Way With Women

A funny for you -- Redneck Word of the Day: Obama

"Save a pretzel for the gas jets."

How cool was last night's Top Chef - Just Desserts **spoilers**

Sarah Palin vs. Lady Gaga


Woody will be 100!

Like a Virgin

PHOTO: I Can Haz Sayruh? (A photo-journalistic salute to Palin's loyal, patriotic fans across the US...

What is the longest you've had a dong stuck in your head?

Today's public service announcement

Esquire Magazine : 1,000 Things You Don't Know About Women

Just a goddamned minute! We actually have a NATIONAL COFFEE DAY?

Happy National MrCoffee Day!

Harry Potter - vs - Star Wars

There are some great things from Japan

This is where I'm at today...

Say aaahhhh

Anybody got any anecdotal experience with someone being in a coma or some traumatic experience and

Join Roger Goodell and the NFL in the Fight Against Breast Cancer!

PHOTO:'s how THEY roll.

An honest bank, for a change......

Trump Taj Mahal Casino gamblers get a chance to win $25K in plastic surgery

Ever thought you'd want to live through an apocalyptic event? No, not like what's happening now.

Mmmm, mmmm......Can't wait to taste those SARS cookies.

"Get off the Table!!!!!"


A short bedtime story...

Photography/paintball advice needed

Don't mess with my kid...

"Your mother" is the phrase for today. Modify a thread title to include "your mother".

Mixed message.

Anyone here ever done P90X?

What happens if you put yourself on ignore?

It was a dark, rainy and stormy night in Houston, yes more rain.

Best. Workplace. Sign. Ever.

The reason why MFM daycare center failed miserably!

Flowchart for choosing among NPR’s top SF & fantasy books

Poor baby! Where does it hurt?

Has anyone gone thru the probate process?


We have nothing to fear but the REAL assholes.

Dude, your wife was not raped by an invisible man!

Who is this kid?

PHOTO: "I'm FUNNY? HOW the F**K am I FUNNY? Am I a CLOWN? Do I make you BARK?"

Tonight was easily one of the best 10 minutes of baseball I've seen in my life.

Watching Hill Street Blues on DVD....

Craigslist ad from Toronto - really kid? really???

MiddleFingerMom actually MEETS a teabagger for the very first time.

VIDEO: Punk takes on Gulf War Vet homeowner, doesn't know he's a karate / jiu-jitsu master

Okay LynneSin - it took me a while, but HERE'S YOUR SPONGE BOB ANIMATION!

MiddleFingerMom went to physical therapy yesterday.

Post Your Baseball Postseason Predictions

anyone know how to display pumpkins?

What is your favourite sport? I like swimming. I was very giddy scuba diving or playing underwater

Dexter weekend

British man ignores shark warnings - gets legs bitten off

Drive-In Movie Memories

Choosing EFFECTIVE ambassadors and peace envoys is much more crucial than most people think.

You can tell when MFM has been eating that "dangerous waxative laxative fish" -- escolar --

Big Bunny + Tiny Kitteh = Too Much Cute!

Who is the Composer that represents you ?

Anybody ever experienced this type of "family movie night" (whether as parent or as child)?

If you respond to this thread you will have good luck.


I have 2 sweet potatoes. How should I cook them?

Favorite type of poodle?

U.S. Backs New Loans for Projects on Energy

Watching "No Country for Old Men" on AMC. Never saw it before.

Cuba eases ban on sales of cars

Unemployment Insurance Weekly Claims Report (09/29/2011)

Over 100 NYPD Officers Refuse to Work in Support of Occupy Wall Street Movement

Hundreds of plants, animals up for new protections

Assad supporters throw stones at U.S. envoy in Damascus

On Capitol Hill, complaints on rise for harassment, hostile work environments

Setti Warren to end bid for Senate

China’s ‘heavenly palace’ rises to skies

Dominique Strauss-Kahn in confrontation with rape accuser

Jobless Claims in U.S. Drop on Seasonal Adjustment Difficulties

Pakistan Warns Against U.S. Attack On Militants

Congress Passes Stopgap Spending Bill To Avert Government Shutdown

(Full Tilt) Poker Site's License Is Revoked

Brazilian judge orders construction of Amazon dam to stop

Japanese auto supplier agrees to plead guilty in price-fixing, bid-rigging scam

Teenage sisters sentenced over plot to kill their grandfather, 89 (with rehab order)

Montana Gov. Brian Schweitzer Calls for States to Move Towards Single Payer

Chavez in hospital for emergency care: report

Five Nato troops, three Afghans killed in Herat

Mitchell Wilson Suicide: Disabled Boy's Death Raises Bullying Concerns

(DC) Washington, Seeking Revenue, Is in a Mood to Sell

German parliament approves expanded EU bailout fund

'Magic mushroom' drug may improve personality

Canadian border fence pondered by U.S.

Castro calls Obama stupid, slams Cuba policy

Document shows how phone cos. treat private data

Turkey to press ahead with sanctions against Syria

Field Poll: Less voter support for death penalty (in CA)

Rocket launches Chinese space lab

Document Points to Military/Paramilitary Nexus in Murder of Popular Colombian Comedian

After cancer treatment, Chavez playing ball again

Bolivia leader asks for pardon after massive strike

Cap and trade wins California Supreme Court ruling

GM to introduce industry's first front-center air bag

NASA: WISE Spacecraft Located Most Massive Near-Earth Asteroids, But 10% Still Unaccounted Fo

Judge rejects PG&E blast fine as too lenient

Donald Rumsfeld Tells Al Jazeera 'I Am Delighted You Are Doing What You Are Doing'

State, local pension funds continue to recover

Challenge to 'don't ask, don't tell' dismissed

GOP's Bachmann puts negative spin on Arab Spring

McCain: Libya inspires people in China, Russia, Iran, Syria

Herman Cain Wouldn’t Support Perry As GOP Nominee

U.S. Chamber of Commerce ups lobbying for Keystone XL Oil Pipeline

Kyrgyzstan parliament bans gambling

Joe Biden: The economy belongs to us, not Bush

Dozens arrested in drug raid at Pa. Boeing plant

Guatemala to apologize to former president's family

STOCK MARKET WATCH, Thursday, September 29, 2011

Soviet-era pill from Bulgaria helps smokers quit (cheap)

U.S. and Uzbekistan Discuss More Supply Routes

Newt Gingrich to detail new ‘Contract With America’

Pepper-spray videos spark furor as NYPD launches probe of Wall Street protest incidents

Clarence Thomas Should Be Investigated For Nondisclosure, Democratic Lawmakers Say

Clarence Thomas Should Be Investigated For Nondisclosure, Democratic Lawmakers Say

A Massive Union Just Voted To Side With The Wall Street Protesters

U.S. has no plans to set up ‘selective fencing’ along Canada-U.S. border

Bank of America to charge $5/month for debit cards

Australia to let women fight on the front line, including in special forces

Australia to let women fight on the front line, including in special forces

Post your current favorite funny pic !

Woman ordered to pay KBR costs from Iraq rape suit

Romney Retakes National Lead with 23%. Perry at 19%. Cain at 17%.

E.J. Dionne, Jr.: Why They Hate Warren Buffett

Mitt Romney flip flopping on flip flopping

Obama administration widens challenges to state immigration laws

Pelosi Statement Following House Passage of Short-Term Continuing Resolution

The repukes' new dream candidate (literally!): Newtman Caingrich

National Education Association advertising in support of Obama's jobs bill (updated)

Fidel Castro criticizes Obama for comments on Cuba policy, calls US leader 'stupid'

[MT] Gov. Brian Schweitzer Will Seek Health Care Law Waiver To Establish Single Payer In His State

Americans reject the right’s bogus `class warfare’ charge (Fox poll fail)

Obama still front runner in race for President

So It's Going To Be Mitt Romney V Barack Obama.

Obama is going to have one huge advantage next year--money

PPP Florida Poll: Obama 46, Romney 45; Obama 50, Perry 43

Gene Lyons compares Melissa Harris-Perry to the KKK and Michelle Bachmann!

Disappointment vs the alternative

Poll: GOP more enthused than Dems

FLOTUS, shopping incognito at Target, "gets caught" by an AP photographer.

Harris Perry did something unforgivable now.

Boehner’s District Suffers From E. Coli Outbreak As House Republicans Try To Gut Food Safety

Keiser Report: The Greek Depression (E190)

Max Keiser: Alessio Rastani Telling the Truth; Bankers Don't Care About Economy

Have You Tried The Tea Party? (Pass this one around!)

Thom Hartmann: Conversations with Great Minds with Prof. Richard Dawkins, Part 1

Thom Hartmann: Could Hacktivists hack a Diebold Machine?

I Don't Believe - Original Song

George Carlin Talks War And American Politics

Marty's idea to increase revenues from the rich

Anonymous Occupy Wall Street - Call to Action

"Something Has Started": Michael Moore on Occupy Wall St. Protests That Could Spark Movement

What happens when you file a complaint about New York City police abuse

A shared experience with racism: I wanted to share my experiences.

Chris Christie Running -- Slim Chance

Papantonio: Tea Party Still Driven By Racism

Howard Zinn on Democracy and Civil Disobedience

Skin on a Drum

Papantonio: Climate Change Leads to Massive Food Shortages

I've had my grievances with Obama, as well I should

Is it just me or is it outrageous for a black woman liberal to be compared to the Klan

Krugman: Unrecoveries and the New Normal

Uncle Cain: Dems Brainwashing African Americans

TYT: Medical Marijuana Ban By University of Michigan, EMU

Thom Hartmann: Crazy Alert! Collective Rights for Mannequins?

The Forever War: Afghanistan violence soars, U.N. says

The RW is taking a 2012 victory lap and here is why it worries me.

On leadership (why would anyone applaud " cheap GOP talking points"?)


Are news organizations gaming Obama's black support

Jon Stewart To Sarah Palin: Either You’re Running For President Or You’re Crazy - VIDEO

Bill O'Reilly Hates NPR, But Not to Sell His Book

Clyburn "Cringed " When Obama Told Black Caucus to 'Stop Crying!'"

Occupy Wall Street combined with words from Noam Chomsky on Civil Disobedience

Occupy Wall Street combined with words from Noam Chomsky on Civil Disobedience

Christie Decision Could Come Next Week...

Noam Chomsky to RT: Bush torturer, Obama just kills

Republican NC State Sen. James Forrester Can't Answer Basic Questions RE:Gay Marriage

Herman Cain: Black Voters 'Have Been Brainwashed Into Not Being Open-Minded' (VIDEO)

Stand Up for Kids, not CEO's

Young Turks: Occupy Wall Street Protesters 'Awesome'

Thom Hartmann: Conversations with Great Minds with Prof. Richard Dawkins, Part 2


TYT: Actress Kissing Girlfriend Gets Kicked Off Flight

Thom Hartmann: Has corporate America ruined sports?

7 months of bombing: NATO war in Libya

FoxNews Discrediting female protestors being Pepper Sprayed

How Face Recognition and Digital Fingerprinting Are Creeping Into the U.S. Workplace

“After the Crisis”

On This Day in History: September 29

Franco mass grave found in Jerez

Europe Meltdown Seen Converging With Recession

"America needs a new New Deal"

Robert Scheer: The Men We Trusted to Lead Us

Indian firms employ tens of thousands of Americans: US official

Big Business: Undo the Damage of 'Citizens United'

Children of Agent Orange

Killing the Recovery

Where Obama’s jobs bill falls short

Greatest Story Ever - C.Koch schools economist F.Hayek on how to collect Social Security

The dead begin to speak up in India

Federal Diary: Correctional officers’ arrests are on the rise

Michigan bill would jail teachers who send political emails

Iran Looks East to Bypass Western Sanctions

Is the world too big to fail?

When a Paradigm Falls and Nobody Hears It

Wall Street Wunderkind­s Devise Plan to 'Deal' With Protestors

"Deeply Embarrassed White People Talk Awkwardly About Race"

Iranian pastor's case is a human issue, not a Christian cause

The NY Fed Reserve Bank whants to know what you tweet, facebook, YouTube, blog & more

Occupy Wall Street: What’s It All About?

Bank of America to charge $5 monthly fee for debit card users

Tax Dodgers cost us $100 Billion a year in lost tax revenues - U.S. Public Research Interest Group

Too Pig To Fail! Pretty damm good Toon my sister posted on FB

Regional accents thrive in U.S. -- but is that a good thing?

Petition Demanding House Republicans Support President Obama's American Jobs Act

Tom Friedman Tries to Scapegoat Baby Boomers