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Archives: September 5, 2011

Olivia Chow, Jack Layton's widow, tells Peter Mansbridge she is not interested

Olivia Chow, Jack Layton's widow, tells Peter Mansbridge she is not interested

Japanese Prime Minister maximized job creation, and wants a Nuclear-free future for Japan

If both were national leaders who would have the stronger/more prosperous nation?

I bet the Visigoths are jealous...

To all Democratic Obama Bashers ...

Typhoon dumps record rain on Japan, killing 25

Kevin Smiths's Red State

"The Great Swindle"

"The Great Swindle"

Greer trial may expose state GOP’s inner workings

Above The Law - USA (Labor Day)

Loggers face massive cleanup from Wisconsin storm

If Fox Had Existed Throughout History:

A closer look at the prosecutor in the Amanda Knox case.

A closer look at the prosecutor in the Amanda Knox case.

Suspected Brothel Closed

Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. on Labor, Wealth and Justice

Women who conceive accidentally on purpose

Happy Labor Day

Happy Labor Day

We really have 4 "major" parties already.

Guardian UK: Stock markets fall again as IMF chief warns of crisis

Despite 12% Unemployment Obama still strong in California (Times/USC Poll)


C-SPAN Washington Journal is talking Unions now. Fascinating!

Texas Blacks advise looking at the real Rick Perry

Happy Labor Day ....... Workers of the World Unite !!!!

People out of work for 6 months or longer turn to family for help, part-time jobs to pay bills

Perry & Arpaio sitting in a tree...

This Labor Day, send a message to the owners of T-Mobile USA

For the Arizona Department of Corrections, crime has finally started to pay

Why Labor Day is Important... image heavy

Republicans: Trillions Could Be Cut from Budget if We Eliminate Empathy

Palin Sinks Like a Stone in Alaska

Bloody weekend: 24 shot in 24 hours

Cantor Shows His Constituents They're Not Relevant and Refuses Meet With Them

rigged game

rigged game

Toon- Gains...and losses

Carla empathises with women abused by DSK

Comcast Will Charge for Hurricane Irene Service Outages, Blames God

U.S. Oil Exports Reach Record Highs; That’s Right…Exports

Changers vs. Truthers

As union membership has declined, so has the middle class...

Berlin Lays Groundwork for a Two-Speed Europe

The Press Oils The Machinery of Class Warfare

Celebrate Labor Day! Workers of the World, UNITE! The capitalists already have already united

Responsible Cable News Outlets To Devote Sensible Amount Of Airtime To 10th Anniversary Of 9/11

Republicans Using "Baseball Bat" To Attack Workers Rights

Americans live in an era of endless war

WikiLeaks: The five funniest cables about the 'war on drugs'

WikiLeaks: The five funniest cables about the 'war on drugs'

WikiLeaks: The five funniest cables about the 'war on drugs'

WikiLeaks: The five funniest cables about the 'war on drugs'

You heard it here first: Obama will NOT be re-elected

Someone noticed the bio on Wikipedia for Rush Limbaugh's ex-girlfriend looked like an advertisement

(Ontario, Canada) Hudak proposes modern-day chain gangs

(Ontario, Canada) Hudak proposes modern-day chain gangs

UK & Euro bank shares collapse in new "black Monday"

How many teabagger hypocrites are enjoying their day off today?

Thoughts on this Labor Day: It's not about Left and Right. It's about Right and Wrong.

Earthquakes, Hurricanes Highlight Serious Regulation Flaws (re: nuke plants

Riot jail sentences in UK courts up to three times longer than average

The Perfect Facebook Status For Labor Day

Two dead, hundreds of homes burned in Texas wildfires

Two dead, hundreds of homes burned in Texas wildfires

Let me count the ways I hate Nancy Grace... 1,2,3,4...

Romney now says, "Obama created zero jobs."

Why does the media continue to allow Perry to proclaim himself as a job creator

Former Pentagon torture denier Geoff Morrell has gone to work for

What the GOP is doing is rolling blackouts of government

Iceland says it was "bullied" over bank debt

Luckovich toon on the real meaning of Labor Day

"On this date in 1780,

Obama speech to labor in Detroit about to begin - watch on

Stop bashing government workers, by Katrina vanden Heuvel

John Bolton: Libya 'a strategic embarrassment' for Nato

Why Is This Fox News Contributor So Confused By Bill Nye 'The Science Guy'?

10 Eye-Popping Labor Day Stats

36 Reasons To Thank A Union even If You Don't Belong To One

Fund the new job initiative by taking funds from the earmarks of congressmen. nt

Fund the new job initiative by taking funds from the earmarks of congressmen. nt

Know a rugged individualist? Prop him in front of his Apple II, and point him toward the prairie

Know a rugged individualist? Prop him in front of his Apple II, and point him toward the prairie

A thought for Labor Day... One of those evil Republicans said this about labor:

(On this Labor Day) Lest We Forget: When Wisconsin brought organized labor to the DU in a big way

(On this Labor Day) Lest We Forget: When Wisconsin brought organized labor to the DU in a big way

(On this Labor Day) Lest We Forget: When Wisconsin brought organized labor to the DU in a big way

(On this Labor Day) Lest We Forget: When Wisconsin brought organized labor to the DU in a big way

(On this Labor Day) Lest We Forget: When Wisconsin brought organized labor to the DU in a big way

correction: Perry is skipping an event, the DeMint forum. Listen to the fizzle. nt

REPORT: The American Middle Class Was Built By Unions And It Will Decline Without

The History Behind Labor Day

You know what would be EXTREMELY strange?

Telling Employees to Stop Talking About Their Dead Kids Is OK, Says Court

American Council on Profit says Labor Day should be removed from nation's list of official holidays.

Health Insurance: Sexist or Greedy?

U.S. must stay in Afghanistan or risk more attacks: envoy

President Obama speaks during Labor Day celebrations in Detroit - pics

Tony Blair is godfather to Rupert Murdoch’s daughter

Do we have enough millionaires and billionaires in America yet?

Obama a Fighter for the Unemployed? I keep hearing it from many that the president needs to start.

Machiavelli: A Biography - CSpan Q&A with author - please watch this interview!

Jail. Them. Now.

Bank Of America Could Cut 30,000

$200,000 investment / job x 10,000,000 jobs = $2 trillion investment needed

Wall Street ready to throw Tea Party under the bus .....

Power in America : Wealth, Income, and Power (updated 2011)

Power in America : Wealth, Income, and Power (updated 2011)

Comedians angry with Jerry Lewis' telethon end (brought in about $2.5 billion)

this is how you buy a politician...

Al Franken: Not just another holiday

"President Obama, this is your army.

I hope that the teabaggers see what a crowd at a rally looks like. nt

Do we have to have "Lockup" on MSNBC today? nt

...IF ...

Caption Mitt

Bankers will take $5 trillion from American economy over the coming decade

Rome fountain vandal caught on CCTV.

Happy Labor Day (with a pic to remind us of what unbridled capitalism bring us)

PHOTO: Marine Veteran Eric Alva, the first American injured in the Iraq War.

In spite of asshole Jimmy Roberts calling Labor Day "a frivolous

In spite of asshole Jimmy Roberts calling Labor Day "a frivolous

Strategically, now is a damn good time to declare Palestinean statehood.

Elizabeth Warren addresses labor council

Parenting: You know school life has changed when..

(Ohio) Senate GOP Leader awards huge, retroactive pay raises to staff

A Message of Hope In My Ultra Conservative Paper Today

I have a deep and abiding fondness and respect for politicians.

More Woes for Shippers

Hightower - Why are we letting corporate Supremists steal our democracy from us?

Sustainability. Closing the loop is a way to create lots of jobs.

Guest commentary - Union Presidents Slam Republicans (Not Democrats or the President)

Paul Krugman Calls For Economic Sanity In A Politically Insane World

LBJ thought he could drive on water in 1964

Queen - Live At Wembley Stadium being streamed today for free.

Palin really doesn't have a clue, does she?

I would really like to know how many jobs have been sent overseas

I would really like to know how many jobs have been sent overseas

Welcome to Texas! Unless you're Al Jazeera

Bank Of America May Open Down 10% Tomorrow

Bin Laden and his henchmen failed ... But our own fear won.


The Government of the USA is not, in any sense founded on the Christian religion

The Solar Soldier Is No Fad

Funny summary of repub debate in SC today:

What does Herman Cain mean by "any legitimate religion"?

Invest 95 is going to be a massive hurricane

Jesus: Redistributionist-in-Chief


Ryan open to running for vice president

On this Labor Day...

Fox Doctors Hoffa Speech To Fabricate Call For Violence

Somehow I do not think the tax credit route will help.

Obama Labor Day Address, for those who missed it:

Another exchange with My Favorite Wingnut…

Alternet/Jim Sleeper: Why Obama's Beltway Apologists are Letting Us Down

Labor Day 2011 in 1000 words

Chris Hedges Libya: Here We Go Again

Two-week-old baby mauled to death by family dog

Members of the audience listen to Republican presidential candidate Rep. Michelle Bachmann - pic

Ohio to Retest Teachers Under New Law

Awww, Kelly at Faux is now speaking with Cain as to how harsh

Awww, Kelly at Faux is now speaking with Cain as to how harsh

Jim DeMint's Teabagger Forum - 70% of the questions are religion and immigration

Next White House Christmas tree will come from Wisconsin

So, did Obama say anything of substance at a Union gathering on Labor Day?

So, did Obama say anything of substance at a Union gathering on Labor Day?

Conservative group ‘glitter bombed’ at Minnesota State Fair

In the wake of Irene, and before Lee's ghost arrives.

Images from the 1948 presidential campaign...

Is there a master list somewhere of corporations that have shipped jobs overseas?

Google doesn’t get people, it sells them

“No more manufactured crises"

CNN is not helping

MI6 knew I was tortured, says Libyan rebel leader

Jim Greer trial may expose Florida Republican party's inner workings

Los Angeles Celebrated it's 230th Birthday today! My family was invited by Mayor Villaraigosa since

Want Your Made-In-China USA Flag?

"Security! Get this dirty f__king hippie out of my office!

Pro-bama speech watchers, check in here and let's watch together!

Conservative Jones and the mystery of liberal behavior - byTom Tomorrow

World Markets Beset By Recession Fears

How to flummox a wingnut on climate

It's Labor Day, why is nothing pertaining to Labor on the TV?

Offering Free Peaberry Coffee (grown in the USA)

Warning to my Texas neighbors- EXTREME fire danger across Texas

What is the difference between debt "we owe ourselves" and debt "we owe others"?

Bachmann ‘Open To’ Elimination Of Corporate Income Tax

Among All Living Breathing Americans, One Out of Four (26%) is a Student.

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

Damn, no Lawrence, no Rachel, just lockup! Tennis, baseball???

Taiwan busts massive drug smuggling ring

Typhoon leaves 27 dead, 51 missing, causing worst damage since 2004

When Joe Biden is "let loose", it will look something like this.

The Half-Governor ran in a half-marathon in our state.

If you pray for rain, and God sends you fire

Ground Zero cleanup supervisor looking to help Japan tsunami victims

ABC Nightly News devoted 1/3 of its broadcast to stories about floods,

I plan to avoid any & all 9/11 anniversary news specials

The World According to Monsanto : U.S. researchers find Roundup chemical in water, air

What does all this bullshit boil down to?

TPM Talking Points Memo CBS's Schieffer to Bachmann: Do you believe that God uses the weather

Unions and Me....Labor day....

Has anyone heard from BOSSHOG? It's been months, and I miss the Chief.

Bachmann Campaign Head Ed Rollins: Stepped Down For Health Reasons, But 'It's A Perry/Romney Race'

Mr. Cheney - Does This Make You Laugh?

The big outrages from the right...

Mission accomplished: Tea party Republicans took the economy hostage and killed job growth

My favorite picture of Ronald Reagan and George W. Bush

Unions have been the militants in the Democratic party since I was a kid

Dennis Kucinich calls for Ohio union busting bill to be ‘crushed’

Countdown is on

Here We Go: US Futures Plunge As Milan, Dax Down 5%, Italian Fins Halted, EURUSD Sub 1.41 Gold >1900

Thousands turn out for Labor Day parade (Omaha)

National debt: Why tax revenue has to go up

If God is so angry with America

Perry’s gun control policy: ‘Use both hands’

Choose your misery.

GOP candidates vow to carry tea-party banner

Is a new Daily Show on tonight? Or is Jon Stewart still on vacation?

The latest "Google Doodle" for Freddie Mercury's 65'th, is wicked cool....

Mandatory Monday Malloy Truthseekers check in!!

I Will Post This Now... Instead Of During The 9/11... Whatever...

Space junk littering orbit; might need cleaning up

Happy Labor Day to my fellow Union members!

Curious about California and its redistricting?

ON a Serious Note What are we gonna do about Omaha Steve and Kpete..and others not mentioned?

I need my post office. UPS and Fed Ex are unreliable. I have had packages lost and many

Warren: “I’m going to keep fighting-whether I fight as an outsider or from the floor of Senate"

Global Recession: Right Here, Right Now

Dennis Miller on Fox just now: "Any government that robs Peter to pay Paul..."

This being Labor Day...this conversation from yesterday...

Brookfield Zoo dolphin dies after apparently colliding with other dolphin

A Little Bit Of Late Night Gershwin For You All !!!

Will belief trump facts?

I think I just had an epiphany why Obama wants to address Congress, instead of a WH address.

Now the assault on higher education begins

Sarah Palin says to do away with corporate taxes so Michelle Bachmann says she will do the

On the fires and breathing problems...

The single most ignorant comment ever called into C-Span occurred this morning.

The triumph of American propaganda...

The triumph of American propaganda...

Satirical bake sale asks banks to spare schools millions in interest

Bumper sticker messaging.

Bumper sticker messaging.

Crazy Ron Paul Loving Neighbor Update

No wedding ring in the photo

Seen this yet? (the art work)

Obama talking Unions and Unity in Detroit now on C-SPAN

Christie Sinks to New Low (polling)

Obama's Labor Day speech: B+

What to do when school "reform" is actually its *opposite*.

Tornado warnings are rampant in ATlanta. One has touched down.

2 more forming behind Katia?

Hoffa (Tampa Tribune): Scott, state lawmakers (& ALEC) make Labor Day a dark day

A Labor Day appreciation thread for Omaha Steve.

9/11 will mean NOTHING to me

CNN State of the Union Interview With Teamster President Jim Hoffa (Easy Decision To Support Obama)

For Union Folks

Democrats need to recognize that the 2010 elections MOSTLY got rid of the YellowDogDemocrats,

The Real History of Labor Day

I respect "Try and Fail" a lot more than "Half-Ass and Capitulate"

Wikileaks: 2001 - Bahrain King Asked US If Could Pull Plug of Arabsat, Make Al Jazeera Disappear

Here's to the workers of the Triangle Shirtwaist Factory this Labor Day

Bachmann: Why is there a Department of Education?

Cheney: hahaha in-your-face America

Anyone notice what you hear union leaders on TV actually say about President Obama ...

How you can help the fire victims

Question about the advisability of a nation-wide boycott against the state of Arizona:

Question about the advisability of a nation-wide boycott against the state of Arizona:

Nearly 40 percent of Europeans suffer mental illness

"I give people Ayn Rand with trappings." - Anton LaVey, founder of the Church of Satan.

Watching The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills .......

Watching The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills .......

Is it possible that EPA, like any other bureaucracy, can incur some degree of Regulatory Capture?

For the first time since he became president

A Brevard woman disappeared, but never left home

Breakaway Wealth. The most important article you will read today.

Cheney Can Be Prosecuted for Torture & He KNOWS It

In other Labor Day news: Obama wants more free trade, unions protest

Did Hoffa cross the line by calling Repubs "sons of bitches"?

Miami federal Judge Adalberto Jordan on track for appeals court post

K&R if you like Joe Biden.

To the Keystone XL Pipeline protest organizers, participants, volunteers, and financial supporters:

"Tax cuts for the middle class"

Gibson is a bad Company - This is a Thank You for informing me

Brilliant photo. I couldn't have said it better myself.

Brilliant photo. I couldn't have said it better myself.

Brilliant photo. I couldn't have said it better myself.

Bush: No joy in bin Laden's death

Bush: No joy in bin Laden's death

for people who have (or who have loved ones) with Alzheimer's, Parkinson's, epilepsy, MS, or ALS

A homemade bumper sticker is seen on the back of a car during a Tea Party rally - pic

Fox Doctors Hoffa Speech To Fabricate Call For Violence

The problem isn't crony capitalism,corporatism, or whatever other adjective you can add to it,

Interactive Quiz: How Progressive Are You? Take the test!

From the massive Tea Party-inspired counter demonstration at Obama's Detroit Labor Day Speech


Wild Fires in Texas

"Throughout the speech, the union crowd kept chanting 'four more years.'"

Work ‘till you drop. Stop. Drop. Get up. Do it again.


Don't tell me Obama has just seen the bright light of Unionism

Lieberman finally showed up...on the beach...

TalkLeft: How's That "Pragmatism" Working Out Politically?

...she was found with tape residue on her legs and a t-shirt stuffed in her mouth

What the hung jury in the Larry King case means

Postal Service on verge of going broke, shutting down

We need HELP!

Jailed Native American activist Leonard Peltier wins rights prize

Do you think Obama knows there will be NO jobs created without government spending?

"Better This World" on POV on PBS this Tuesday night 9/6. FBI creating domestic "terrorists

Turned Rush on for a few minutes today

The way we squabble here--we're like the kids of addict parents

How graduate students amuse themselves

Libyan Revolution Week 29 part 3

We are a screwed up people... Arizona is gonna start charging people $25 to visit friends/relatives

Global weather change and THIS YEAR

Palmyra schools ask parents to help buy supplies to make up for budget cuts

Elderly already taking a hit. Nursing home cuts by CMS taking a toll.

Cum and Gone

Biden: "I am about to be let loose."

For those tracking "Happy Feet" the penguin and his trip south:

Labor Day Weekend

White House calls environmentalists "ridiculous," "silly," and not "serious" -equates them to GOPers

Crushing Postal Workers Will Not Solve USPS Financial Woes: Postal workers won't go quietly

Popping sounds outside my apartment on the street. Not loud enough

X-Men gets 20% cooler

It's TORGO!!!

Okay that was confusing - saw last night's "Entourage" before it aired

Does a potential employer actually have to see your social security card? You just have to see this I think.

Face paw

TCM: The Films of Georges Melies

Quite possibly the derpy-est dog ever

Today's Google pic is in honor of Freddy Mercury

To whoever gave me a donor star......

Jay-Z & Kanye West - Made in America

ARGH! I hate it when he pulls these all nighters

Powerful captain

Etta James & Sugar Pie DeSanto - In the Basement (with lyrics)

Etta James & Sugar Pie DeSanto - In the Basement (with lyrics)

It's TOR!!!!!

Seriously, why did they even put Joe Patroni in the Airport sequels?

In this place fairies dwelle,

In this place fairies dwelle,

Where the F*** did this come from?

C-Game She's Mine performed by Reason

Calling all "Breaking Bad" fans

And you wonder why Fox News viewers are dumb........


MFM's physical therapist has just released his progress report...

Queen - 'Good Old Fashioned Lover Boy'

Too much pain to sleep tonight. Here's my earworm while I'm up waiting for it to pass.

There's something especially sweet about the sound of rain on the roof after a long drought....

FYI, for Freddie's b'day Youtube is streaming Live at Wembley all day.

Suspicious dog is... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... .. suspicious.

Oh, this is just lovely. There has just been a tornado warning

Decent young lady who rolled in the grass

Decent young lady who rolled in the grass

Banjo in the moonlight with the lady next door

Legs in the moonlight. She walked like a duck

Raise the children. The girls had a nit

Corn and barley. I'm doing quite well

when I die, I want to come back as one of these cats

Question for Credo Mobile users: I'm finally going to get a smart phone

Texans CLAIM all is bigger there... but they keep their voices down when passing Kali's ranch.

i hope labor day is treating everyone as well as it's treating me


Owww!!! I just stepped on a porcupine quill and it's now lodged just below my big toe.

MiddleFingerMom wants to know -- WHAT THE FUCK HAVE THEY DONE TO ALCOHOL NOWADAYS?!?!?!?

amaze your friends with this math based card trick (video)

Another in a long series of doofus superheroes -- ApostropheMan:

Help me figure this out?

There once was a farmer who lived by a crick

Fun with half-euphemisms

So, I go to the Google homepage today... you know, that bastion of all that is good,

Where Canadian bacon comes from (according to Terence and Philip):

The best out-of-office email ever written

OK I've got a pet question.

How's AlienGirl doing?

A reminder designed to help Amerigo Vespucci with his Mexican restaurant clients:

Don't judge me! A cooking and math question :-)

Did anyone watch the Disney documentary "Oceans"?

Adds a whole new perspective to LOTR, innit?

MiddleFingerMom's FAVORITE expression of affection: WILD MONKEY LOVE!!!!!!!!!

What is your go to recipe for pot luck dinners? Mine is the taco dip with the layers

They say 'smoking' ages you quickly? Try 'technology'.

Fiesta de la fuzzball sombreros

If you get there before I do

applegrove has never had text.

So gouda you to ask.

PHOTO: Back in his college days, MiddleFingerMom ALWAYS enjoyed a cocktail or two before dinner

As a Truck Driver, I have to say those guys on "Trick My Truck" do a buttload of impractical stuff.

Kali has been trying REALLY hard to motivate herself... but her brain has been Intertubated.

Stories from the Road: Duality

TRAGIC photo: Since his movie came out, The Mighty Thor© has REALLY let himself go.

Fortunately... it's NOT rocket science.

MiddleFingerMom doesn't find the same quiet joy in going down to the park to feed the birds.

I never start these "pic threads" but I found this really cute pic of me from the mid-50's.

September 3, 2007 I was reborn...

I want to get a dog.

my first tattoo

It seems that EVERY young woman with whom poor young MiddleFingerMom became 'close'...

Photos of my baby squirrels:

Whoever she is, she sings like an angel

Undercover Study Reveals 7 Out of 10 Keebler Elves Don't Wash Hands Before Returning To Workplace

Eric Burdon and The Animals - When I Was Young

Though the PACE of MFM's life has slowed vastly... that doesn't mean that it's any less interesting.

I hated The Help (book and movie). Am I alone?

Stand back everyone, I'm about to do math!

Do texts work on a regular cell phone? I've never texted.

I'm thinking Congress should pass a law that everybody in the country would give me a dollar

When I was a teen, I couldn't wait to get rid of our black rotary phones and replace them with

I lost my dog on Friday.

PHOTO: MiddleFingerMom named his cat "HERB" after that time he got into his...

need job interview vibes

Is Steely Dan's "Deacon Blues" the greatest song of loss or what?

Cheating while cooking. To make a zesty tomato sauce for spaghetti add a can

Time again for Bucky's patented "How to Get the Babes" advice

Even in THIS economy... splurge and take your cats to a groomer. Do NOT simply pull them inside-out.

Name a band with great promise that went into the toilet very quick.

DAMMIT! The Original Bonanza Theme Song Has LYRICS!!!!

Eyes on the Pies

What was your best artistic moment? I once did a yellow "wash" on the walls

Things are changing fast as I die by inches. Today my voice is hoarse

Comedians angry with Jerry Lewis' telethon end (brought in about $2.5 billion)

Obama, Democrats Losing Labor Union Support

CNN State of the Union Interview With Teamster President Jim Hoffa (Easy Decision To Support Obama)

Libya rendition claims: David Cameron calls for inquiry

Nearly 40 percent of Europeans suffer mental illness

DeMint summons GOP hopefuls for forum at which he'll star

Somalia famine: UN warns of 750,000 deaths

China denies report, says it did not sell weapons to Libya

Obama to spend Labor Day at Detroit AFL-CIO rally

A Debate Arises on Job Creation and Environment

News International to sell Wapping site, publisher says

Tourists feel the heat of tense Israeli-Turkish ties

Catastrophic fires burn thousands of acres, force evacuations across Central Texas

Bachmann ‘Open To’ Elimination Of Corporate Income Tax

Layton honoured at Toronto's Labour Day parade

Hosni Mubarak trial halted after fighting breaks out in court

China confirms weapons firms met Gaddafi envoys in July

Schools in Pakistan's Sindh province to teach Chinese

Wikileaks: 2001 - Bahrain King Asked US If Could Pull Plug of Arabsat, Make Al Jazeera Disappear

Fox Doctors Hoffa Speech To Fabricate Call For Violence

National debt: Why tax revenue has to go up

Ryan open to running for vice president

Iranian forces kill Kurdish rebels near Iraq border

Pakistan Points to Cooperation With U.S. in Terror Arrests

Lee's remnants spawn Ga. twisters, drown Miss. man

Wikileaks: Microsoft aided former Tunisian regime

T-Mobile USA Owner to Study Deal Options

Conjoined twins successfully separated by doctors after 6-hour surgery in China hospital

Rendition apology demanded from MI6 and CIA by Libyan

Kenneth Clarke blames English riots on a 'broken penal system'

Whitehall alarm as secret papers from Libya link UK spy agencies to torture

ConocoPhillips struggling with China oil spill

US recession fears savage world financial markets

STOCK MARKET WATCH, Monday, September 5, 2011

Large Libyan convoy arrives in Niger

Obama Challenges Congress in Labor Day Speech

Brush fires break out across Los Angeles Co.

Know your Constitution: A tea party test for GOP field in South Carolina

Rollins to step back from Bachmann role (I'm worn out.")

Texas Governor Perry To Skip DeMint Presidential Candidate Forum

Bush: No sense of jubilation about bin Laden's death

IDF General: Likelihood Of Regional War Growing

IDF General: Likelihood Of Regional War Growing

Battle over controversial international oil pipeline growing

Wildfire destroys 300 homes near Austin, Tx

BART protesters plan Thursday demonstration

Ohio workers' hourly pay fell more than in any other U.S. state during last decade

New evidence of US role in wiretapping scandal (in Colombia)

NATO says must address weaknesses exposed by Libya

US banks offered deal over lawsuits

Indigenous US activist Peltier wins rights prize

Ikea 'used political prisoners in GDR as slave labour'

In California, Amazon Pushes Hard to Kill a Tax

Leak Offers Look at Efforts by U.S. to Spy on Israel

Lost penguin Happy Feet freed south of New Zealand

Euro Zone Leaders Get Warning From Central Bankers

Missouri prepares to end tax credit for elderly and disabled

German company involved in talks to take over NHS hospitals

Jim Greer trial may expose Florida Republican party's inner workings

Katia Strengthens to Category 3 Major Hurricane

Postal Service Is Nearing Default as Losses Mount

Bank foreclosures upon Kansas mega-church

Asian stocks DOWN!!! on US poor jobs report

Republicans war on preventing people from voting

Jared Bernstein on Texas' Medical Tort Reform: The Old Bait and Switch

Jobless Recovery -- A Pointed Political Question this Labor Day.

Poll: "Obama's strength in California has endured despite deep dissatisfaction...with the economy"

Does anyone know where I can go for a live stream video of President Obama's speech in Detroit?

Michigan's top Democrats call for re-election of Obama at Detroit Labor Day rally

***HEADS UP*** Presidential Labor Day Remarks at 1:15 (ET)

CSPAN replaying a Debbie Wasserman Schultz town hall around 5:40PM Eastern

Obama quotes Truman: "Gains of labor were not accomplished at the expense of the rest of Nation..."

*** Lets Discuss Obamas Detroit Speech Here ****

Does anybody else have a hard time finding the president's speech after he gives them?

Elizabeth Warren Presents Herself to Labor Activists as Fighting for Middle Class

A WTO victory for Obama administration & labor on Labor Day

I just got home from a lunch with a couple of friends....and

There is ONE thing that would fix much that is wrong with government....

Obama WILL NOT have a viable/legitimate primary opponent so you have choice. . .

2010 — 2011 Department of Labor Accomplishments

Robert Redford: Sign NRDC's letter to President Obama to reject Keystone XL pipeline

Sarah Palin speech being carried live on MSNBC! I repeat, Live Live Live Now!

Best Day Ever

Will Perry refuse FEMA or other federal assistance for the fires in Texas? nt

This Law Directly Benefits Poor Communities

GOP Race Down To Two Mentally Ill People, Person Who Lost Nomination Last Time

Long Term Damage - Obama

Obama Just as Progressive as non-mythical FDR

President Obama previews jobs plan, warns GOP against 'more games'

It's Chess Not Checkers

Who is whispering in Obama's ear?

GALLUP: Generic poll had faceless GOP beating Obama 47-39%. In August, it's Obama winning 45-39%

Is it time for Bill Daley to step down? Could be..

It ain't chess, it's ain't checkers, and it ain't boxing -

who said.. they don't happy Obama?

US and NATO rebel allies in Libya are now persecuting Blacks in droves

If President Obama Loses in 2012

Two Views

At last minute, Perry pulls out of DeMint forum - Organizers shocked

Bill Clinton, with a Democratic House and Senate for two years, couldn't pass HC Reform

Palin vs Obama for speech today (Pic dial up warning)

Teamsters President: ‘No Regrets’ After Firey Speech Draws Right-Wing Criticism

Hoffa: "Everybody here has a vote...let's takes these sons a bitches out."

OK I know this is silly, but both Romney and Perry are

RE: Disrespect of President Obama. Have ALL the Dems in Congress

Speaker John Boehner Should Resign For His Unprecedented Insult To The President

"The administration’s clean air agenda has been its greatest success story at EPA."

Man, some days this place makes me long for the good old days - Primary season


Obama Is Making The Pivot

Al Jazeera: WikiLeaks Cable - 'Israel Policy Shift Towards Civilian Protest' (Use of 'Dirty Water')

FDR: Grilled Millionaires Speech

FDR Lost speech new bill of rights

TDPS: David Pakman vs Robin Koerner - Should Liberals Vote for Ron Paul? No they shouldn't

Notorious PhD

Labour Day Tune WHICH SIDE ARE YOU ON? - Florence Reece & Natalie Merchant

Capital of Scrap: Dying Detroit looting itself

We Want The Truth

Labor day speech Part deux

The Four Freedoms - Franklin D. Roosevelt

President Obama on Labor Day

Labor History

Freddie Mercury Google Doodle for his 65th birthday

Creating Revolutionary Communities

Hashid Markos raps for Peace (in commemoration of the Chicano Moratorium) Fresno, CA

Parody: Hershey's Spokesman On Exploiting Cheap Foreign Labor In The US

Fox News Edits Out Full Hoffa Speech To Create Hate

Pres Obama "That's The Country I Want For My Kids! That's The Country You Want For Your Kids!"

Rice University marching band mocks Rick Perry

The Art of Burning Banks

Glitter Rains Down on Anti-Gay Booth at MN State Fair

Bill Maher: Beat the Rich with a stick

Fresno, CA nurses and others hold rally to make Wall Street pay to Heal America

Joe Biden To AFL CIO: "It's About Time We Stand Up"

TYT: French View Of Sex & War In America

Elizabeth Warren: America’s future depends on jobs

James Hoffa Calls Out The Teabaggers, "Take These SOB,s Out"


500,000 at Tea Party rally

President Obama's Labor Day Remarks in Detroit

Longtime Company Worker Loses Job, Insurance During Health Crisis

Lawyer Tells Evangelists to Stay Out of Louisiana Public Schools

This Labor Day, As Unions Face Historic Attacks, It's Time to Stand Together and Fight for Jobs

Kevin Carson of

Analysis-Bank Reform to Expose Coalition Rifts. (UK)

More Assassinations and Bloodshed in Honduras Land Occupation

EJ Dionne: The last Labor Day?

9/11: Incompetence and Dishonesty

House built from Made in US materials

NEW YORK TIMES: Don’t Fear Islamic Law in America

Joseph Stiglitz: The Price of 9/11

Jobs Will Follow a Strengthening of the Middle Class

The Dear Leader does Pipelineistan

"...during the Depression many unions were successful in protecting their members..."

Perestroika (James Howard Kunstler)

Tea Party Owes More to the Church of Satan Than to Jesus

As Economy Lags, New Study Reveals 25 Top Firms Pay More to CEOs than in Taxes

SALON: What Democrats can do about Obama

"Unions helped secure benefits, fair pay for all"

Chris Hedges: Libya: Here We Go Again

A Labor Day Tale Of Three Cities: Pittsburgh, Birmingham and New Orleans

The Economy is Not Obama’s Biggest Problem – It's The Republican Sabotage of America

Can you guess what the World Coal Association says about climate change?

Broken Windows, Ozone, and Jobs (Krugman)

A Privately Owned Nuclear Weapons Plant in…Kansas City? (xpost)

Japanese Innovation Could Make Wind Power Cheaper Than Nuclear

Nuclear winter is a real and present danger

Not much denier talk coming out of Texas these days.

Confessions of a Nuclear Power Safety Expert

Keeping the Lights On While Transforming Electric Utilities

Noda Tells Wary Japanese Nuclear Power Is Needed to Save Economy