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Archives: December 15, 2011

Anoka-Hennepin School Board holds contentious reading of revised "neutrality policy"

Tonight on Countdown:Rep. Nadler,Rep. Murphy, Robert Reich

Republicans want a Frickin Unicorn

Tech Elites: U.S. Online Piracy Bill Mirrors Chinese, Iranian Policies

Colombia asks Panama to extradite ex-spy chief

Must-Watch Maddow Segment on New GOP Voting Restrictions Barring Elderly Women From the Polls

Very short joke about a little boy..(warned a little crude) Joke #2

Marines promoted inflated story for Medal of Honor winner

DU feels like its brand new to me again

Thousands of birds make crash landing in US

There are many things that I miss here. This is one of them:

How does one alert the MIRT?

OWS and Trinity Church.

Possible software issue in MIR space -

I hope he stays

Swing Orchestra: Young Japanese girls playing Glenn Miller

Did the Democrats really just cave on tax cuts for the richest to get bill passed?

Hey there Religion Group

3 Classy Tips For Interracial Couples

Wise Old Native American Story....Joke #3....Last one for today...thank you

It is a well known fact

Does getting an endorsement like this really help?

So, if you slam an obvious troll, you get a demerit for being rude.

Obama looking good in new Reuters/Ipsos poll: Obama 48 Romney 40 | Obama 51 Gingrich 38

Senate Democrats to offer new payroll tax plan

4 deer saved from death in Alaska sea passage way

Higgs, CMS, ATLAS, LHC ... What is this alphabet soup all about?

4,483 + 1,455,590

Vast New Barrier Keeps Refugee Camp Out Of Holy City

Anyone ever hear of the Mormon Transhumanist Association?

WHAT recession? Kim Kardashian treats herself to 3 of Liz Taylor's bracelets for a paltry $65k. USA!

The Hill: Paul Ryan, Dem Ron Wyden to unveil plan to give Medicare beneficiaries choice

Pakistan's legal fight to end the drone war

Gold Falls Off A Cliff As Margin Calls Cream Speculators

The case for making a storm in the ports

Islamists Look To Extend Success In Egypt Polls

I have been playing the piano for a few years...not long.

To the Grinch: from a black kid who grew up in a poor neighborhood

EU 26 fight to stop pact unravelling

Help me out here. What is the ACLU's plan for fighting the Citizens United decision?

Dumbass loses bid for Republican Senate leadership post

Newt Gingrich interrupted by "Occupy" protesters (vid at link)

Joesph Stiglitz drops some bombs of truth

Mark Carney: The man who speaks the truth - By Jeffrey Simpson

jury duty bug

You want proof the jury system needs fixing?

Newt has his Cheney. An apologist and attack dog who even looks like Cheney. Just now on Hardball.

The Shift -- in my financial being?

Revealed: huge increase in executive pay for America's top bosses

Unadjusted 2000 State Exit Polls (and the True Vote Model) indicate Al Gore won by 5-7 million votes

This is the most blatant example of what's wrong with the jury system

MSNBC apologizes to Romney campaign for mentioning our post about Romney using old KKK slogan

Bloomburg strikes again

Robert Reich: Newt’s Tax Plan, and Why His Polls Rise the More Outrageous He Becomes

Veteran Liberal not satisfied by Speaker’s ruling on Tory dirty tricks

"Who is it?" somebody yells through the door. A certain number people answer the knock this way.

Picture of China's first refitted warship 'emerges'

I just got a "You shouldn't be seeing this" message.

Obama will not veto National Defense Authorization Act

Florida man arrested after finding MasterCard, using it for a $20 pedicure

Far-right scents opportunity in euro crisis

Does anyone else still watch Survivor?

Should Jon Huntsman run as an independent??

I don't know Obama has twin GOP brother..oh wait....

Send letter to stop internet censorship

I approve of DU3

It's Christmas In America! (ROFFLE)

You better be fair, or you could be next!

PHOTO: As a child, MiddleFingerMom's Saturday Night Fever stretched across the other six nights

Perry thinks Solynda is a!!!!!!

I like the jury system.

Maybe this doesn't belong here...

It Takes a Pillage (heard on Amy Goodman/Democracy this a.m.

Question about Jury Duty

OH House passes an improved congressional map

Oh good, we're finally graduating to actual beer!

Sen Kerry Demands LGBT-Friendly Financial Aid

Should owning a share of your workplace be encouraged as home ownership is encouraged?

my TOP request: IGNORE

New version of AD Block justifies allowing *some* ads onto your computer.

I feel like I am back in the real world, dealing with all the bigotry, hatred and intolerance I get

This is worth what it is costing you: IMHO---

Any IC or UC people here?

Obama Drops Veto Threat Over Military Authorization Bill After Revisions

The Imperial Presidency is out of control.

Newt says he is running a 'positive' campaign and others are just trying to bait him a

I've asked Skinner to make me a host of the A&A group

Tom Brokaw being interviewed on Piers Morgan in a few minutes. Just an fyi.

Obama, Dems drop millionaire surtax to pay for payroll tax cut

Protecting Democracy In The Era Of John Roberts - Holder’s Voting Rights Speech Part I

Texas: "no filing deadline, no districts, no candidates, no election date, and no way to vote."

House Dems Stop GOP from Wasting Millions on Two Primaries and End Redistricting Standoff

Texas: "no filing deadline, no districts, no candidates, no election date, and no way to vote."

GOP Moves to Require Pee Tests and GEDs for Unemployed A new bill threatens to make being jobless

Ignore bug: Click on "Thread Info" then click a username that recommended the thread..

Remember, most of the Dems are millionaires, too.

So he objected to the detention provisions, but he's going to sign the defense bill anyway

Why did Rudolf Hess fly to Scotland in 1941? Any connection to Nazi sympathizers among UK royalty?

Very short story about men listening to women..Joke #1

Israeli leaders who denounce Jewish terror are the ones responsible for it

I'm calling upon the awesome power of the DU music geeks!

How Do You Deal with a Micro Managing Boss...

NASA Builds Six-Foot Crossbow to Harpoon Comets

Mandatory Wednesday Malloy Truthseekers Check In!!

Mitt Romney: ‘S Corporations are People with Spina Bifida’

New version of AD Block justifies allowing *some* ads onto your computer.

What is your initial gut reaction to this situation?

you've got mail!

‘Arms Race’ Exists Between Snakes and Humans

Over 300 recs for a 'do you support OWS' OP. I have not seen a post count so high. Glad the unrec

Here's a good piece on N-rays and several similar cases of apparent self-delusion:

'Ecstasy' May Cause Long-Term Changes in Brain Chemistry

He said what? I bet they hate it when the truth...

National Review to Republicans: "Reject a hasty Marriage To Gingrich"

I always loved Lawrence Wilkerson's honesty...he is on with Rachel right now and said:

The Bipartisan Political Alliance That Will Turn The Fight Over Medicare On Its Head

How Much Has the F-22 Really Cost?

Man Who Hunted Bin Laden With a Sword Now Jailed on a Gun Charge

Doesn't matter if you have a heartbeat it's all about the fetus' heartbeat...

Disabled Teacher Vows To Resist Eviction By Greedy Bank

This church caretaker posted on the priest's facebook page that he died today.


Oh, Look! It's Newt Gingrich meeting one of those "invented" people!

When Political Action Trumps Direct Action Working People Lose

Tis the F'in Season...

When Political Action Trumps Direct Action Working People Lose

Thank you! For the ability to turn off the "Social Media" buttons.

What is the American Indian opinion regards to the Cobell vs. Salazar settlement at DU?

New CDC Study on Sexual Assault: Preteen Boys and Adolescent Girls are Most at Risk

Mitt Romney Gets His Ass Handed To Him By A Gay Veteran

Mic Check Chicago Board of Ed Meeting 12-14-2011

email from Eau Claire County chair on the recall in NW WI.

Mitt Romney: Gingrich a "very wealthy" man

Woman Stabbed And Killed At Walmart, As They Stay Open For Business

{AZ Gov.}Brewer cites federal law in medical pot legal fight

Rick Santorum Blames Gay Marriage For All-Time Low Marriage Rate

Sen Kerry Demands LGBT-Friendly Financial Aid

Comcast unveils the Top 20 Bay Area Sports Legends

I just wanted to thank everyone for the trust you have put in me

Testimony of participant in West Coast Port Occupy

Colombian Bishop Worries That Gay Dad Could Develop Sexual Attraction To His Two Adopted Boys

I just noticed that links added to our signature lines are now clickable again :)

GOP Sen. Coburn: My ‘Most Liberal’ Colleagues Are ‘More Intellectually Honest’ Regarding The Deficit

Anybody know about BAM! ?

Kansas to pay $350,000 to settle lawsuit against former prosecutor Kline

Ex-Pentagon official: Captured spy plane seems fake

Online Thursday: The 99% Act (Congressional Progressive Caucus - Grijalva, Ellison)

I'd like to see this President do something bold

Fla. judge knocks religious funding question off ballot; attorney general could put it back on

What you will support in a president is based on what the GOP base will support in a president.

Gundersen: Could Fukushima have a China Syndrome?

Y SO SRS? The demented cat thread.

FAA OKs iPads in cockpit, 'even during takeoff and landing'

NDAA 2012 Read it for yourself...

Caption this pic of Newt

What sort of things are MUCH better in the anticipation of than in the achievement/acquisition of?

Another Democrat (Wyden) doing the GOP's bidding

From a very tender age, Li'l Skittles made it clear that she was NOT what you'd call an avid shopper

Mr Kali, while eyeing the couch nervously, is lobbying HARD against the purchase of a laptop.

MiddleFingerMom likes to greet each day as if it were a new and exciting little adventure.

MiddleFingerMom is VERY good with children.

Sadly, last Halloween MFM found that there IS a felony charge known as Redundancy in the 1st Degree.

From my files & memory lane an old McCain / Palin supporter's portrait

Question... We got some Chinese food on Saturday, I have some Won Ton soup left, is it still OK....

After 10 juries and 1 alert, I've learned something about myself

Obama went 13 for 13 today.

What a wonderful world

Beware the Arab Spring

Anyone watching Kocain on Baba Wawa?


Shopping Continues After Woman Is Killed In Walmart

What has Jesus ever done for Santa on his birthday?

Is Ron Wyden a "right winger" who is "not true to Democratic values?"

Mirror in a mirror, Mocha style. Mocha singing to herself, singing to herself.

Swiss charge 3 men in nuclear smuggling case

Santa dog saved from bone headed home

Chelsea Clinton reporting on production of "The Nutcracker"

how are we gonna pay for the $662 Billion dollar defense bill?

President Obama Richly Deserves to Be Dumped

The REAL flaw with juries: no deliberation

Give us back ignore functionality

NOM Posts Op-Ed Calling Atheists "Whiny, Sniveling, Little, Pusillanimous Cowards"

102 Things NOT To Do If You Hate Taxes

Okay, so apparently every group needs a host and we don't have one here....

FDA cracks down on DIY sperm donor in Calif.

Rick Stengel and Kurt Andersen on "Time" magazine's Person of the Year - Charlie Rose tonight

How would you feel about governments subsidizing used car salespeople with $2 billion per year?

Happy Birthday CBC. The Canadian Broadcasting Corporations is 75 years old. They

OK Lounge - a challenge - Crabby Appelton found a song for Javaman -

If a Tree Falls My thoughts...

Chris Paul is now a Los Angeles Clipper

Democrats to Cave

NYT on Recriticality: Japan nuclear prof. says chain reaction at Fukushima can’t be ruled out

Great Quote I Just Heard

The Jewish War

Oboy! Another way to deal with joblessness: Debtors' prisons

I had high hopes that the toxic nature of r/t might not carry over into DU3

OK comrades, since this is a group and not a forum

Military no longer authorized to indefinitely detain US citizens under the NDAA

NH woman brought mom's ashes to bingo; urn stolen

Could the drone Iran has be fake???

It used to be a lot more exciting to get mail

An Open Letter to Homophobic Christian Parents This Christmas

West Virginia Moves to Protect LGBT Students

Religious Believers Don’t Trust Atheists, Says New Study

Hang one more string of lights...just one more...

All I want for Christmas is a Millionaire's Tax

Countdown:Rep. Jerry Nadler on National Defense Authorization Act

All I want for Christmas is to see the Teagues

The Brothers Johnson - Strawberry Letter 23

Okay, who had 4 days?

Occupy is the SECOND COMING

Watch Al Jazeera English Live on DU

In his three years as President, Obama gave to us:

In Budget Negotiations, White House Throws A Curve Ball On Omnibus Bill

So Who's Interested in Hosting with DSC?

Very short joke about a little boy..(warned= a bit crude) Joke #2

Southern Cross-Crosby Stills And Nash

Toons: Trumpmas, Bigotry, Occupy God, and more. - 12/14/11

Gore did not win by 540,000 recorded votes in 2000...he won by 5-7 million.

Spam with bacon?

GOP hopefuls guided by Social Darwinism (Reich/SF Chron)

When I click on Title of discussion thread or author etc I can only access one page.

Robert Reich on Countdown with Keith Olbermann

I knew Romney was a flip flopper but this is getting ridiculous!

In heaven...

Major announcement coming tomorrow from the Walker recall movement.

Anyone here watch American Horror Story tonight?

FYI - checking in with you about the December contest - which I cannot yet run

Hey old timers, in the U2 incident

Boardwalk Empire...I'm up to espisode 10...edit..finished today...

NYT: Nearly 1 in 5 Women in U.S. Survey Say They Have Been Sexually Assaulted

Recall Intimidation Caught On Video

Drunk News: Drunk driver crashes into "Booze It Or Lose It" Checkpoint

new forum yucky

Libya Central Bank expected to have sanctions lifted

Corporations according to Handel

So how to you access the details of the jury decisions?

Where are the journals located? n/t

"Mark as Read" seems to be stuck.

Rock music fans shaved and shamed in Indonesia

Obama 2012!

Since Rachel brought this up on her show ....

Not Surprising (Balloon Juice)

Casualties in military copter crash ID'd

republicans and coal ash

Russell Hoban, ‘Frances’ Author, Dies at 86

Corruption keeps investors out of Colombia: Report

Top Chef Texas, Season 9; need help; no spoilers please.

I love this 1987 performance by Patty Smyth and Lettermans reaction at the end.


And that's why Paul Schaeffer and the CBS Orchestra

can we DU this poll?

..Venezuela to send drug kingpin to U.S. - source

..Venezuela to send drug kingpin to U.S. - source

Has anyone ever heard of a household spirit called a Domovoi?

Book provides inside look at Dean's quixotic run

Amy Goodman - Democracy Now: NDAA a Radical Expansion of Indefinite Detention

The growing menace of domestic drones

Bernanke tells lawmakers 'no euro bailout'

Experts: States will continue to put brakes on cell phone bans

Like Ivies, Berkeley Adds Aid to Draw Middle-Class Students

Portrait of the King

A question about stocks and bankruptcy:

Wounded Veterans of Iraq: the True Legacy of War

I am much more worried about unpopular groups than unpopular people

58 gays, lesbians slain this year in Honduras

58 Gays and Lesbians Murdered in Honduras


One more rockin music vid..Live, Rhiannon, the Mac 1976

I have thought of the perfect gift for MFM ....... I hope he can use them

Census shows 1 in 2 people are poor or low-income

Congress has kept Gitmo detainees under military control Obama's entire term. He got a waiver

Republicans turn Keystone XL pipeline into election issue

Indefinite Detention - DU list of eligible persons

Soldiers use clubs to disperse women journalists demonstrating outside presidential palace

thread for information about Brownback's education plan

How many groups have you subscribed to? Can you describe them in emoticon (smilies)?

I broke the jury system.

Tech elites: U.S. online piracy bill mirrors Chinese, Iranian policies

Death penalty declines in US as disapproval grows

Wanna Come to my DJ Night?

TYT: Obama Insisted on Indefinite Detentions of Citizens

Occupy Wall Street Protesters Report to Court

Constitutional Ammendment Passes 93-7!!

Here is the list of Senators who voted against the Defense Authorization

Syrian commanders to be named and shamed by human rights group

News of the World ex-head of legal says he held up key email to James Murdoch

White House Statement On 'No Veto' on NDAA

Anatomy Of The Modern Republican Brain

Vermont fraternity suspended over rape survey

UK should make military alliances in Africa, says chief of defence staff

Obama now at 84% approval among liberal Democrats

Today I finally closed me BofA account.

Jon Stewart Blames The History Channel For Politifact Giving Him A ‘Pants On Fire’

Anti-Semitism re-emerges in the Arab Spring

Iguana in the bathtub

Attorney: Sandusky may have been teaching kids to shower

Good thoughts for HillbillyBob

S1867 p. 362 Sec 1032 (b) (1) lines 17-25 Note the dates in the database's auto-footer

John Edwards is planning to move his mistress, Rielle Hunter, into the house that he once shared

Why can't we post analysis anymore when posting breaking news?

Jonathan Spence’s Third Reith Lecture: Dreams, Paradoxes, and The Uses of History

47 Smithsonian panoramic virtual tours of museum and exhibits

Putin won't quit as PM to run for Kremlin - spokesman

Lawrence Wilkerson says he may leave the ReTHUG party over


Occupy protesters shed felony charge for PVC possession ( yes, PVC)

Happy "Feast of Winter Veil" (Dec15-Jan2) to all Horde and Alliance!

Casket photo sparks Air Force investigation, outrage

Where are you going this Happy Holidays?

School on defensive after telling parents their son is gay

Ex-French President Chirac guilty of embezzling

We are casing the colors in Baghdad right now

Operation Elveden: Woman arrested police payments probe

"We will be greeted as liberators", said Cheney and McCain

SOPA Blackout: Calling all webmasters

Has Elvis left the building? Mike Papantonio thinks Holder may be too late to protect voter rights.

Obama now at 84% approval among liberal Democrats

Terence Winter Looks Back on the Mother of All ‘Boardwalk Empire’ Seasons *Big Time Spoilers*

Should Government Be Run Like a Business?

Democratic Party events 2012

9 years, 4500 dead soldiers, 32,000 wounded soldiers, untold civilians, US $800 billion,...

'Dismal' prospects: 1 in 2 Americans are now poor or low income

What if they ended a war, and nobody noticed except war mongers?

SOPA Blackout: Calling all webmasters

Now I lay me down to sleep...

Syrian Army Defectors Kill 27 Soldiers as Armed Conflict Spreads

Charter schools reject the disabled kids who are tough to teach!

Lawrence Lessig interview from the Daily Show

Wink admitted to posting anonymous political comments on websites and blogs while at work

Why I don’t get libertarianism:

Bernanke: Fed Has No Plans to Aid EU Banks

Last night, a troll who had just registered, and was viciously attacking DUers...

"We Want Your Retina?" My 37 Hours In Police Custody For Protesting Were An Eye Opener

The Economy, The Environment, Healthcare, --Top on my list was getting us out of Iraq.

There Goes the Republic

Toon: ...sinister global plunder is handled at Corporate

Correct punctuation usage turned into a Winking Smiley Face.


Liberal and Progressive bands the Reich-Wingers want us to boycott

Florence shooter Gianluca Casseri forces Italy to confront racism

So what happened with unemployment in Congress yesterday?

The Silent and Hidden Victims of Gun Violence

Nothing in rambling (Gaye Adegbalola)


FDA approved the first generic version of the cholesterol-lowering drug Lipitor .

Sen Kerry demands LGBT Friendly Financial aid (for students)

Why have the GOP become so hysterical about the Iraq war ending?

Mitt Romney is using a KKK slogan in his speeches

Sen Kerry demands LGBT Friendly Financial aid (for students)

Abraham Lincoln. Commie.

Taping an episode of RT's Crosstalk today. Topic: Newt Gingrich. Tea Party's Judson Phillips is on

My Cat Has Arthritis

US: Refusal to Veto Detainee Bill A Historic Tragedy for Rights (HRW)

More problems with F-35 joint strike fighter are revealed

Background explaining the attack on Kerry over his opposition to Yucca Mountain

Census shows 1 in 2 people are poor or low-income - 12/15/11 AP

Wisconsin: Hearing grows heated over bill to hasten mining approvals

Comparing violence in OWS to the Arab Springs...

What if they ended a war, and nobody noticed except war mongers?

Census shows 1 in 2 people are poor or low-income

Has Elvis left the building? Mike Papantonio thinks Holder may be too late to protect voter rights.

Six Waltons Have More Wealth Than the Bottom 30 % of Americans

I heard of an organization called "Sickie-Paw." (That's the way the acronym is pronounced.)

Fitch Downgrades Ratings on Five Major European Banks

Skills ‘Mismatch’ Hurts Unemployed in U.S. as Job Openings Grow: Economy

Treasury sells 30-year bonds at a record-low yield

CEOs of big companies foresee no pickup in hiring

Meet the new 1%: healthcare CEOs replace bankers as America's best paid

Gold drops nearly 5%, breaks 200-day average

NPR: New Poll Suggests Latino Voters See 'Hostile' GOP

The Miami Heat debut their new, darker, alternate jerseys

Oregon Attorney General's 2011 list of 20 Worst Charities.

Two Conferences, Two Planets - Durban - "Manana" vs. AGU - "Much Worse Than We Thought"

They Call It the Reverse Gender Gap

I watched "Sherman's March" last night, the History Channel's production.

Science Daily - Growing Ocean Dead Zones Shrinking Habitat For Marlin, Tuna, Other Billfish

Rocky Anderson - Former St. Lake City Mayor - Running for President

Gay Republican challenges his party's hate

Unemployment Insurance Weekly Claims Report (12/15/2011)

They say wherever you go, there you are. But did you ever want to go someplace

Prussian Blue: Former Pre-Teen White Supremist singers now Liberal and Marijuana advocates

The "99 percent" occupy NY courtroom, but not by choice

Men Don't Recognize 'Benevolent' Sexism: Study

Jobless claims drop to 3.5 year low

Juan Cole: Long time human rights activist Moncef Marzouki became Tunisia’s president this week

Donors Claim Doc Cashed in on Cancer Work

ASU hires Todd Graham as football coach

JSF - What's Really Happening

Chevron 'Sideshow' Trips Up Ecuadoreans

When corporations dream about the internet, this is what they dream.

"Fear the Boom and Bust" a Hayek vs. Keynes Rap Anthem

Anyone care to know when this economic decline we are in now began?

'Dismal' prospects: 1 in 2 Americans are now poor or low income

Refugees Say Iranian & Iraqi Military Attacked & Pillaged Camp in 'Bloodbath'

U.S. Officially Ends Its Mission in Iraq

Fox New's Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer

Toon: America's had enough of you, Trump!

Homeless girl to testify before Congress

AP-GfK Poll: Most Americans want payroll tax extension, remain furious with Congress, politics

How long will our posts remain in 'My Posts'?

Exxon, API spend millions on lobbying this quarter

NFL Extends Contracts With CBS, FOX, NBC; more Thursday games coming

You have to be careful around cameras when your whitey tighties are neither

Household electricity bills are rising-industry facing higher costs from older plants

Toon: Three! (LOL!)

Brazil prosecutors seek $10.7B from Chevron, Transocean (oil spill last month)

Newt Praises Wyden-Ryan Plan

Two Candidates

What kind of nationalism makes people happy?

An answer to Newt's “Really poor children in really poor neighborhoods have no habits of working"..

Indefinite detention will now be law

Where's the parade?

Inside the home of crazed Belgian killer who launched grenade attack on Christmas market

IAEA not told of enriched nuclear waste {japan}

Mr. Fish Toon: Message to the President

Morgan Stanley to cut 1,600 jobs in 1st quarter of 2012 (more)

Nuclear power generation costs surge {japan}

Facebook, Greenpeace in Truce Over Data Centers

student loan debt

STOCK MARKET WATCH, Thursday, December 15, 2011 (XPost)

Increasing Cases of U.S. Citizens Detained as Illegal Immigrants

Happy Cat Herders Day everyone!

Ezra Klein: Paul Ryan and Ron Wyden want to bring Obamacare to Medicare

Silicon Valley firms dodging taxes, report says

Cleveland Browns' Colt McCoy wasn't given concussion test on sideline

Christian bookstore pulls Bible from shelves, anti-abortion advocates celebrate

TOM THE DANCING BUG: Fox News on Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer and his War On Reindeer Games

Calm down, dear? Do me a favour David Cameron – language matters

batfe regulation 2011-4

america loses 'unnecessary' war

America, failed state.

Cain wants to be Defense Secretary in next GOP Administration

Dumb, non- Kerry related question - how do you get blue excerpt boxes here?

Lurking Freepers, Eat Your Peas, The Republican(t) Establishment Wants Romney

Some days, I just feel lazy.....

I joined DU3 and it turned me into a newt.

Mothers Are the Most Responsible in Transferring of Sexist Attitudes, Study Suggests

My Prediction.

update on Canada nuke plant event

Ex-Pentagon official: Captured spy plane seems fake

"Under the bus" with Merriam-Webster! Dictionary picks 'pragmatic' as Word of Year

Timeline: Iraq War Troops Level

Thanks so much to all of you for being here...

“She knew she was to serve as a Christian role model”

Alzheimer's Drug Candidate May Be First to Prevent Disease Progression, Mouse Study Suggests

Forensic Analysis Finds Venango County, PA, E-Voting System "Remotely Accessed" on "Multiple Occasio

What to Expect at Bradley Manning’s Pre-Trial Hearing (Gosztola)

Can someone point me to...

Texas official will remove nativity scene ‘when hell freezes over’

Anyone else watching this season of Top Chef?

DU Album of the Day: XTC's "English Settlement"

2011: "Public Swimming Pool, White Only"

Elephant Seal Travels 18,000 Miles in 1 year

Bored of Your Old Front-Runners? Order Your New Pet Newt!

It seems to me that there has been less posting since DU3.

Rabbi: Tebow Super Bowl Win Would Lead Christians to Burn Mosques & Banish Immigrants

Sewage leaks foul Baltimore streams, harbor

Looks like Gingrich is starting to fade a bit. New poll shows Romney in the lead in Iowa.

Wyden (D-OR), Ryan (R-WI) offer another plan to weaken Medicare.

Cigarette and Alcohol Use Down Among Teens. Cannabis Use Up

Where the hell is the Jury Pool? When I signed up for Jury Duty I was told there was a pool. And

Well America - How's that NAFTA and Deregulation doing for ya? 1 in 2 Americans now Poor or Low

Tx Gov Rick Perry awarded the Bum Steer Award by Texas Monthly.

Howard Sterns joins 'American Got Talent'

Nearly 1 in 5 Women in U.S. Survey Say They Have Been Sexually Assaulted

And Things Get Ugly at Occupy North Pole...

Why the Next Generation Needs Us to Talk About AIDS

More on Journals. Plus, Liberal Links and Blog Roll

# # # # HAPPY BIRTHDAY hamsterjill! # # # #

I posted this in General discussion.

An Open Letter To Newt Gingrich From A Black Kid

I'd like to thank Iraq's government for refusing to extend amnesty for a further US troop presence

Paul Ryan Endorses A Public Option, Ron Wyden Embraces Medicare Privatization

Howard Stern Is Newest Judge on America's Got Talent

Lawrence Wilkerson: " my Republicans seem to be intent on suicide."

Deinonychus, a Cretaceous Rodeo Rider

December 15th - Happy Bill of Rights Day!

Revealed: huge increase in executive pay for America's top bosses

GOP: Guys, We’ve Got A Newt Problem

The future of war: Far-out battle tech

A Teacher's Video Response To Rick Perry's 'Strong' Anti-Gay Ad

Democrats abandoning millionaire surtax proposal

With the Iraq war ended, now it's time to get out of Afghanistan (updated

Romney: Obama’s A Wimp For Not Destroying That Drone

London 2012: 13,500 troops to provide Olympic security

Finally, A Rich American Destroys The Fiction That Rich People Create The Jobs

Looks like the most famous Juicer of all time is about to meet Bubba.

Is anyone using the Sports sub-forums?

Justice Department To Announce Results Of Investigation Into Sheriff Joe Arpaio

Think Progress: The 10 Craziest Facts About Newt Gingrich’s Tax Plan

Most wildlife photography is faked!?!?!

Southern Baptist publisher recalls pink Bibles

Katherin Heigl's spay/neuter campaign

please resend my results of jury thingy #2 thanks mahalo

American Horror Story 12/14 - "Birth"

"Repub nominee will either be cast as “nuts” (Newt) or as “Gordon Gekko”(Romney)." Plus Appeasement!

I'm a host in General Discussion

Justin Trudeau's "shiddle diddle" moment

Regulation for Dummies

1st on DU3. In honor of a fun guy.

The Start of a Newt Era of Policy Battles

Reassure Me. We Are Going To Get Newt.

How does one type diacritical marks

CAP: The Public’s View of Immigration - Americans Are Talking but Why Aren't Candidates Listening?

Seeing the rationalizations for the NDAA makes clear how things like Nazism come to be

Wyden >>....Ryan?

Really? Marshmallow flavored vodka??!! What's next? Crap Flavored Vodka

Claptrap, just plain fucking Claptrap

Holder Speaks Up for Voting Rights

1st on DU3. In honor of a fungi.

What kinds of things should jurors consider?

How many of you are enjoying not having a competitive primary this time?

Newt's going to self destruct horribly any time now… Everybody knows this

The bloody hands of Newt

The more I listen to the Repub candidates, the more I am convinced they would lead us into WWIII

While posting a comment about Christine O'Donnell I got a message that said I shouldn't see this

Calling an idea "moronic" is not calling a person "moronic."

Barack Obama Celebrates Bill of Rights Day With Support for Indefinite Detention Bill

Anyone interested in John Corzine/MF Global hearings, here are links:

Stewart Lee - 9 - Political Correctness

Which well-reviewed authors do you find, well...boring?

Blackhawk train to Dubuque? Is it on or off?

Todays trades

DU3 suddenly stopped working correctly in Firefox (8.0.1) with NoScript (2.2.3)

The Washington Post’s Mensa Invitational

Marines promoted inflated story for Medal of Honor recipient

TV Weatherman congratulates anchor on her "big hooters"

Toles Toon: Here We Go Again

Is it possible that we could have an Elizabeth Warren avatar?

DUers support OWS by posting this Financial Times article to your Facebook & your local Occupy!

Travel Site Pulls Ads From TLC's 'All American Muslim'

Census shows 1 in 2 people are poor or low-income

Will someone please explain this to me about the NDAA?

Accented Characters & Symbols in DU3

Housing Cannot Recover If Employment Is Trending Down

China set to tax US-made car imports

The Umbra of Earth (APOD)

PHOTOS: Baby seal SQUEEEEE. You know, Republicans don't get it. We do. They can't. Tragic.

Is it copacetic for 2 people to post under the same username?

America's CEOs enjoyed pay hikes of up to 40% last year – with one chief executive earning $145m

The NSA: Suspending Your Rights for the Duration of the Permanent War

God save us from a competent Republican - and the draft

I have never adapted well to being retired.

What does it mean? Double Rainbow Guy goes to Occupy San Francisco

The Ashaninka, A Threatened Way of Life

What part of non-citizen don't you understand?

Oh God I've got the flu. This sucks.

"I Won't Be Home for Christmas," by Roy Zimmerman

So much for being "Strong". Rick Perry runs from people asking why he's intent on demonizing gays

Are we really leaving Iraq?

2012 is just a couple of weeks away...

I hate BTX case computers.

Clean Joke about Trees...but some innuendos.. Joke #4

Chevron faces $10.6bn Brazil legal suit over oil spill

Huntsman getting some traction in New Hampshire??

Wise Old Native American Story....Joke #3....

Utah School Outs Student to Parents

Net founders fight piracy law with 'censorship' claim (BBC)

US Exit from Iraq: 'This is Not a Withdrawal, This is an Act on a Stage'

Eroding taboos see lemurs end up on dinner tables (BBC)

What defines "reasonable restrictions"?

Test 'improves {cervical} cancer screening' (BBC)

Pres.Obama has been fighting indefinite detentions from the time of his executive order on Gitmo

Iowa Shock Poll-Serial Flip Flopper Takes The Lead Over Serial Adulterer 23%- 20%

Private Prisons Gone Wild

Supermassive black hole will 'eat' gas cloud (BBC)

I can't launch DU videos in our new DU version 3 from my Android phone. Is there any fix for this?

Fall of the "Liberal "Elite" : The Making of the American 99% And the Collapse of the Middle Class

Arizona Sheriff’s Office Unfairly Targeted Latinos, Justice Department Says

The clown is gone!

Health dept. in Ohio urged to find healthier space

Once you notice inequality, you can’t escape the realities of class in America

Hairy limbs keep bed bugs at bay (BBC)

Hominid Hunting - The World’s Oldest Mattress

ALL RIGHT!!! Police lieutenant wins OWS dance contest!

Matana Roberts’ Genealogy of Jazz

'That a congressman would be tainted by accepting $$$ from private sources is a Socialist Argument'

Anyone here ever play that role-playing game known as "Villagers and Vampires (or Werewolves)"?

As Public Opinions Turns Against The Death Penalty, Number Of Capital Sentences Hits 35-Year Low

Junkyard Gives Up Secret Accounts of Massacre in Iraq

Janet Mock, Huffington Post: "I Told My Boyfriend I Was Born a Boy"

Could we get the drop Menu Back?

Consumer Confidence in U.S. Improves on Job Gains, Bloomberg Index Shows

Who Are the One Percent?

Jonathan Turley: Obama Breaks Promise To Veto Bill Allowing Indefinite Detention of Americans

The Rude Pundit: What Barack Obama Should Have Said While Announcing the End of the Iraq War

So "Creative Speculation" doesn't post in Latest Threads?

Post here and I'll try to answer questions about recording

Has anyone else received this PM?

It would be considerate for the MSM to mention Iraq casualties

Toon: Obama and Congress

Mass. lawmakers weigh universal health care bill

Tough Guise: Violence, Media & the Crisis in Masculinity

Toon: Bad Santa

What is the PURPOSE of the latest outrage-fad/base-building activity about S1867?

Rahmbo wants to limit protesting during the upcoming G-8 and NATO summits

The Truth Hurts - And Heals

NYT: Lessons learned - This has been a bad year for dictators, starting with the Arab Spring and

let's look at the bright side of this defense bill......

Exclusive: Iran hijacked US drone, says Iranian engineer

Wisconsin Recall Update

Is anyone getting strange donation solicitations from Obama campaign?

Will the depleted uranium, cluster bombs, toxic military waste - be cleaned up in Iraq?

Why didn't my thread in Democrats > Barack Obama post?

#OccupyColumbia Wins in Federal Court!

Nolan Ryan is a Ron Paulite?

House Armed Services Chairman Seeks to Avert $55 Billion in Cuts

Federal judge: Occupy Columbia protestors can stay

Metallica, "For Whom The Bell Tolls" (the "official" music video)

Judge Rules Occupiers Can Stay

Need easy dish suggestions for a political potluck

Post your favorite albums of 2011 list

Woman Jailed, Ostracized After Resorting to Self-Administered Abortion: What Is This, Puritan Americ

First Look: New Obama Family Portrait

Facebook Unfriends Coal, Partners with Greenpeace for Clean Energy Future

A rare photograph of applegrove on one of her frequent camping trips.

The NEW, New Charlie's Angels:

To be perfectly honest, LynneSin's penguin didn't exactly warm up to her right away.

You wanna scare the crap outta someone? .

Life’s Little Lesson for Simply Getting Along and Gaining Knowledge in this Touchy World

Li'l MFM's parents KNEW he was "special"... they just weren't sure whether he was gifted or impaired

The older he gets, the more MiddleFingerMom's attention span resembles that of a goldfish.

Worker-Owners of America, Unite!

OK....after my last post, here's the image that popped into my head.....rush limbaugh, glenn beck...

Don't people who say "I don't want anything for Christmas/birthday/etc" know how selfish they are??

NDAA: latest status and text of the detention provisions

can someone tell me how to get my laptop to stay on my home town location?

ASAH Archives Link

So, Americans/U.S. Citizens are exempt from indefinite detention?

I made cod last night. Never again!

I made God last night. Never again!

How do you all feel about adding direct links to the ASAH Archive Links page?

Get A Free Blu-Ray DVD Backup Utility

C&B Archives Link

Vladimir Putin Calls John Mccain 'Nuts' In Outspoken Attack

When will people learn that Natural News is NOT a valid source?

How do you all feel about adding direct links to the C&B Archive Links page?

Millennials deliver new lows for Obama and Congress

Alan Greenspan's S.O. wants to know how close the GOP is to begging Jebby to run

Finally, a heartwarming love story from the trans community

Walker recall petitioners have 507,000 signatures

Pelosi To GOP On Funding The Government: You’re On Your Own

Acid rain poses a previously unrecognized threat to Great Lakes sugar maples

What to Expect at Bradley Manning’s Pre-Trial Hearing, and for those after the President signs the

Military NOT Authorized To Indefinitely Detain US Citizens Under The NDAA

Abandoned (Family Farmers)

Square Enix shuts fan site after Japanese game developer hacked

NATO Troops on Syrian Border

New NDAA's Loopholes Make Its Military Detention Provisions Almost Pointless

Did MSNBC overapologize to Mitt Romney?

Eric Holder Is Correct

Time to Occupy Xmas!

An Ode to a 'Poor Black Kid' I Never Knew: How Forbes Gets Poverty Wrong

United Wisconsin sets new goal of 720,000 signatures.

EMILY’s List putting its stamp on the GOP primary

The 1st annual "Which Christmas song makes you want to shove an icepick in your ear" thread.

Thom Hartmann tearing Ron Wyden a new one re: Ryan Medicare (Part 2) - calls him "useful idiot"!

I accidently hit the "Mark As Read" on the latest page.

Almost There: Wis Dems Announce 507,000 Signatures To Recall Walker

I will be extremely grateful

Purchasing a customized mac with software installed?

Thom Hartmann: Is there a progressive challenge to Obama now?

Occupy Iowa City mic checks Newt Gingrich at the University of Iowa


The Government's Marijuana Problem

What's for dinner? ~ Thursday the 15th edition!

i've been enjoying the first season of Dark Shadows on dvd... (spoiler inside!)

LifeWay's Pink Bibles Scrapped

White House rejects Ryan-Wyden: 'This plan would end Medicare as we know it'

The funeral in Worcester. Thanks to all firefighters.

PHOTO: "Get out of my dish get out of my dish get out of my dish get out of my diiiiiiiiiisssssshh!"

The Sound of One President Caving

Is there a way to find out how many active members are on DU?

Wis State Rep. Jeff Fitzgerald (R-Horicon) is an arrogant gas bag.

First Look: New Obama Family Portrait

33 years today.

99%er Champions (Katrina vanden Heuvel, The Nation)

White House Blasts New Medicare Plan by GOP's Ryan.

Long term unemployed and scared to death

Failure Rate of Schools Overstated, Study Says

Stephen King’s radio station raises an extra $100,000 in home heating funds, shattering goal

Rebuffed by one court, counseling student seeks expulsion reprieve for her religious objections

So I heard Carol of the Bells three days ago, and all I can think of is this ...

United Wisconsin: More than half-a-million signatures to recall Walker collected in first 28 days

Yaalon: Iran Has Choice To ‘Have Bomb Or Survive’

So I just discovered torrents ...

Emergency Committee for Israel slams Obama in N.Y. Times ad

US marks Iraq exit with flag ceremony

Although I hated Reagan's policies, the man himself was likable, homey, witty, and personable.

I'm afraid to cut my schefflera back.

Enjoy the NASTIEST sandwich photo I've seen in my 4+ years as a DU member. This sammich is VILE.

Hacker who betrayed Bradley Manning expresses regret over possible jail term

Accused Wiki-leaker faces judgment Friday

Can Citizens United be Stopped?

Private funds for Calif. public parks questioned

ACLU's Federal Challenge to WI GOP's Photo ID Restrictions Could Reverse Similar Laws Nationwide

Wage Protection Planned for Home Care Workers

Panel: Limit medical experiments on chimps

Thom Hartmann: Do I Fear Big Government? But wait...there's more!

What's for lunch today?


People actually EAT this crap? "Pork sausage, egg, American cheese & gravy Po' Boy sandwich." NURSE!

Obama: Iran won't be allowed to develop nuclear weapons

So, the President's cribbing from Occupy’s handmade posters, trying to co-opt the movement

Coombsville becomes Napa Valley's 16th sub-appellation

Milky Way's Monster Black Hole Gets Colossal Meal

Maybe we could propose a "fairness day". (You Could Be Next Part 2)

Where Did Nick Kristof Get the Idea That the Muslim Brotherhood Is Moderate?

By God, when you're sick, there's only one thing that does the trick! BANJOS!!!!

Two quick questions for smart people (I'm such a suck up). Attn. Francophiles, et al.

Papantonio: Corporate Courts Will Aid GOP Voter Suppression

Meet Wisconsin's next Governor !!!

Senate leaders say deal on spending, tax cut measures may come soon

Disagreement Over Payroll Tax Cut’s Impact on Social Security

Guiliani Skewers Mitt Romney as a Flip-Flopper on Morning Joe

Anyone familar with Windows Live email?

I'm looking for an online job

Count The Costs

New button

Question about jury selection on groups which have special hosts elected by the group.

Most Research on Chimps Is Unnecessary, U.S. Panel Says

Elizabeth Warren makes pitch for gay rights

Andrew Cuomo: Gay Marriage Has Provided Acceptance For Millions

Remove Sheriff Joe Arpaio from office

Virginia Board Allows Adoption Agencies To Discriminate Against Gays

A polite request. - answered

Obama: A disaster for civil liberties

Need Legal Advice- Want To File A Small Claims Suit

George Clooney 'Astonished' At Second-Class Status Of Gay Men, Lesbians

Does anybody here sleep in a sitting position, on a regular basis?

An unsettling realization about Ron Paul:

From an HRC email about a new ABC show...

Pres. Obama to provide minimum wage, overtime protections for nearly 2 million in-home care workers

Scott Walker Recall Effort Collected 507,000 Signatures in a Month

Arizona sheriff faces federal allegations of discrimination against Latinos

Persimmons. I don't recall discussing Persimmons on here.

Tainted bootleg booze kills 143 in India

Have you ever had your identity stolen?

Is it feed a cold, starve a fever ... or vice versa?

Another White-Collar Robbery Term To Learn Before It All Comes Crashing Down: ''RE-HYPOTHECATION''

Greenwald: Obama to sign indefinite detention bill into law

Woohoo! It's National Cupcake Day!

It's like a giant snow angel (Hubble space porn)

The Ides of December

hehe...Perry has a new ad... you can still comment

Any winemakers here?

Nuff said.

Glenn Greenwald: Obama Had Indefinite Detention Inserted Into Defense Authorization Act

Thom Hartmann: Is this Don Siegelman's last stand?

Everybody calm down. Sen. Feinstein changed the language in the NDAA.

CBS News Reviving 'Person to Person' Interview Series (founded by Murrow)

Last Post In Iraq: This Is The Death Knell Of The American Empire

I don't care if it's not "American Citizens" being detained.

India Studying Oil Payments to Iran via Russia

I plead the Fif

Opinion: Chelsea Clinton’s affirmative action TV job

West Bank Mosque Set Alight Following Outpost Razing

Open Letter To Newt Gingrich From A Black Kid Who Grew Up In A Poor Neighborhood

Rev. Jesse Jackson: "Jesus was an Occupier"

WATCH: Haaretz interactive map of West Bank outposts

No Surcharge on Millionaires, But Cut Heating Assistance for the POOR!

Sea Shepherd: All 3 of our ships depart today

Westlands official working for DWR on Bay Delta Conservation Plan

Saw the oncologist today

Breastfeeding Mom Accused of Indecent Exposure

'Mullet of Love' donated to charity

Reagan said nothing ...

Silicon Valley execs blast SOPA in open letter

Brooklyn D.A. Refuses To Name (85) Child Sex Abusers

Exclusive: Iran hijacked US drone, says Iranian engineer

Obama "ASKED US TO REMOVE the language which says that US citizens would NOT be subject to this..."

Three cheers for the MIRT! Youse guys are straight up!

Will someone please post the wording in the new national defense authorization bill that says that

Anyone watching State of Play on BBCA?

where do we go to post or read this ..... General Discussion: Presidency

Palestinian ceasefire violations since the end of Operation Cast Lead

About to Post a New Thread in General Discussion?

NY Times Drops "Illegals," As Fox Continues To Cling To Slur

Warren: "We must decide what kind of people we are & what kind of nation we are going to build"

Why is Senate Democrat Ron Wyden Teaming up with GOP Rep Paul Ryan to Destroy Medicare?

Bill seeks to limit religious law in PA courts

I'm hoping that the BOG group will find this as amusing as I did ...

Kinda Funny!

"Sex" is the word for today. Modify a thread title to include "sex".

When do the maps for redistricting come out??

Cyrillic Character DU Test:

Changes to the National Defense Authorization Act: Are They Enough?

wOrd AssOciAtIon gAmE

Amanda Knox trial was flawed at every turn, says appeal judge

Oregon man held after Star Wars light saber attack at Toys R Us

Quarter of UK women had underage sex, report finds

Florida's governor urges FAMU trustees to suspend school's president

Pic Of The Moment: Romney Tries New Appeal To Middle Class

Stanford study finds San Jose pension plan unsound

Oh, those nasty Hoosiers...

New York Times blogger analyzes NDAA

Lead levels in drinking water spike when copper and lead pipes joined

Thom Hartmann: Who is winning the corporate personhood battle?

A big credit to you Brits for forcing the unemployment issue upon Cameron

SF and Cell Phones (Just heard about all of this)

DU2 Journals have been brought to DU3 (and our PM's too)

"Some of them are among us, who have the title American citizen".

DU2 Journals have been brought to DU3 (and our PM's too)

Please help me remember a Xmas song. Original release I think in the 70s. Cover following

I think Martin Bashir may be my favorite cable TV personality

I'm currently on a ferry. Ask me anything.

'West looks over Syria shoulder to Iran intervention'

Alan Grayson on the Newtster

Huge price tag for provinces attached to crime bill

US troops surrounding the Syrian border?

TYT: Obama Insisted on Indefinite Detentions of Citizens

Is Free Will an Illusion?

"Right-Wing Rallies Around Lowe’s For Not Giving In To ‘Radical Islamists’"

A casino magnate is set to hand $20 million to a Super PAC backing Newt Gingrich

Current thread title juxtapositions

My english professor just recommended I submit my short story to UCSD's Clarion Writer's Workshop!

Controversial Air Force casket photo prompts investigation

When my wife shared a beer with Cindy Sheehan at Camp Casey in 2005...

Finally, A Rich American Destroys The Fiction That Rich People Create The Jobs

Zeitgeist 2011: Year In Review

PETITION: Stop holding the payroll tax cut hostage to Tea Party demands

A Snowy Christmas Eve in Hershey During the Depression (True Story About Milton Hershey)

How did American food get SO bad?

Am I the only veteran who feels like burning their honorable discharge papers?

Early Christmas presents at the London Zoo - pics

Researchers identify phthalates in numeruous medicines and supplements

Great News for PA Genealogists! SB-361 The Vital Records Bill,

Sorry Karen Finney - an honest citizen would have the decency to tell

U.S. War in Iraq Declared Officially Over

A tip of the hat to all the delivery folks out there this holiday season, USPS, UPS, Fed Ex and all

Bears' Hurd arrested on federal drug charges

The Irony of the Protester as the Person of the Year

Man Awarded $10M for Segway Accident

WH deal: Nothing in the NDAA will be interpreted to "expand the authority" of the POTUS or military.

The NDAA authorizes over $660 billion for "defense". That alone should warrant a veto from Obama.

Merger of Duke, Progress Energy is denied again

How to change the time?

I feel so well-taken care of here (Lucinda appreciation post)

Less knowledge, more power: Uninformed can be vital to democracy, study finds

The War on Christmas Begins! - pic

Bears' Hurd arrested on federal drug charges

Kucinich stands against NDAA 2012's DoD Full Spectrum Dominance

SF and Cell Phones (from October)

Should You Fuck Tim Tebow?

Who's doing christmas bird counts?

is there going to be a way we can bookmark posts - in DU3 as in DU2?

Doctor numbers in Canada at all-time high

A few days in and I'm still pretty happy with the new digs.

Obama on the Economy: 'We Didn't Know How Bad It Was'

Vermont man arrested for scratching "SULT" into hood of ex-girlfriend's car

Discovery of a ‘Dark State’ Could Mean a Brighter Future for Solar Energy (!)

NEW POLL: Baby Boomers Squeezed by Economic Uncertainty, Expect Later Retirement

Southern Baptist Publisher Recalls Pink Bibles

Golden Globes 2012: Boomers Dominate Nominations

Rage Against the Machine: Maria

New Locking Message Now in Use

Scott Walker Recall: Democrats Collect More Than A Half-Million Signatures In One Month

Solar Cells Capture Lost Energy

Pew Research Poll: Anti-Incumbent Fever Could Hurt Republicans

My position is to stand with the Constitution.

I would like to wish everyone here a very happy Bill of Rights Day,

Oklahoma State football: Mike Gundy named national coach of the year

Fox News Christmas Album

Landycakes back to Everton on a 2-month loan

A modest proposal of a convention for this forum when asking a question

First post in DU3

At one point MFM thought he could be the next Dr. Spock. Even wrote a book.....

STOCK MARKET WATCH, Friday, December 16, 2011

New census record shows 1 in 2 people in America are now poor or low income

Now I served twice on a jury.

omg.... for all you old timers....

Help elect good people in Congress

This does not help the jury system...

Americans United Urges Kentucky Governor To Keep Public Hospital Free Of Church Control

Tweety is tearing Conway a new one in Iowa

Stiglitz nicely prescribes sound economic and environmental policy (in a nutshell)

They gave that peace prize way too soon - killing, murdering, torture, detention continue indefinite

Paper mill air pollution standards 25 years out of date, environmental groups sue EPA

Man arrested for punching son at youth basketball tournament

"We hold that although Congress authorized the detention of combatants..."

Has anybody seen Mahina?

I got -two- holiday cards from President Obama this year...

Man arrested for punching son at youth basketball tournament

”Mobile Version” and ”Switch to Full Version”...

Congresswoman Barbara Lee: It's Finally Over!

Sharing my laptops internet access with my PC

Just so you know, I've added all of you to my Ignore list.

This is ridiculous. Video >>

The Irony of the NDAA

Walker, GOP sue state elections and ethics agency over recall effort

No Good Peace of Crap

Tibetan beaten to death by police in Labrang

Zip, Zero, Zilch...

a great billboard for the newt...

The secret to making democracy work

I wish Obama in his remarks in Osawatomie (sp?) had quoted from FDR.

Iraq to send peace delegation to Syria: Maliki

Poll: Is it a good idea to get rid of the Electoral College

Dirty Signs with Kristin

Russia proposes UN Council resolution on Syria

Canada to evacuate nationals from Syria

charles eisenstein from a doc called occupy love

Shit approaching fan at high speed: "Report: Hurd’s drug clients included many NFL players"

Ladies and Gentleman I'm thinkin that we should read Ricks book together!!

The last thing a mouse sees....

The War In Iraq Is Over Today. Finally.....

Junkyard Gives Up Secret Accounts of Massacre in Iraq

Former Texas lawmaker writes tell-all about Perry's secret sex life.

Nation’s Oldest Black-Owned Bookstore Takes on Amazon’s Price Check App

Scott Walker's policies cost Wisconsin tens of thousands of jobs

Luann 'Right to Work (for Less)' Ridgeway Elected Kansas City "Scrooge of the Year"

My daughter posted this on her Facebook wall

Young American Muslims call for Lowe’s boycott

Homeland Security limits ties with Arizona's Sheriff Joe Arpaio

Couple uses YouTube video to fight Bank of America

IMF warns that world risks sliding into a 1930s-style slump

Best Of Luck To The Iraqi People

signing in

in my opinion we need the Editorial forum. This General Discussion forum includes EVERYTHING

I Will Not Play The Lesser Of Two Evil Political Game in 2012

Researchers assess effects of a world awash in nitrogen

Packers' Rodgers speaks in support of Braun

"Holiday Tribute to President Obama "

Homeless Children Testify at House Hearing

iPhone helped police track down 2 armed street robbery suspects

Keiser Report: Möbius Strip of Fraud (E223)

Tiny Solar Cell Could Make a Big Difference

First debris from Japanese earthquake/tsunami reaches Olympic Peninsula

Where do pigs fly in the winter?

My heroes for 2011 are the people of Wisconsin

Extended Unemployment Checks Could Run Out for 17,600 in Hawaii

Lungren, Feinstein spar over Hetch Hetchy Valley restoration

Carlos the Jackal sentenced to life, again

Senator Bernie Sanders Statement on Defense Authorization Bill, via his Twitter

I heard something today that greatly upset me. A friend is a member of

Clinton hosts summit on religious intolerance

I'm feeling a strong connection to the solstice this year for the first time.

US nears new Iran bank sanctions

Let's play "Where's W's War?" -- can you find the one mention of the end of the War on Fox

Statewide Budget Cuts Force Ohio Town To Turn Off Street Lights

Is the Obama administration the LEAST corrupt/scandalous administration of the past 40 years? has been installing malware

WAPO: Howard Dean on U.S. innovation

Turn this all the way up

FDA Strips Critic of Voting Rights - A Shocking Case of "Pharmalateralism"

Gov. Walker raises more than $5 million

Matt 'Fucking' Wenstrom?

What time and on what station is the clown show tonight?

In the bleak midwinter. Which setting?

Will it be indicated in My Posts if one of my posts has been hidden? has been installing malware

Hilarious old song from yesteryear

Religious beliefs allegedly get boy booted from class

Mark as Read not working?

Well, that was bad news.

Nancy Pelosi on 'The Ed Show' tonight

S.E.C to Appeal Rejection of Citigroup Settlement.

Oops, We're Doomed!


Scott Walker: Public Sector Unions and Big Government Destroy Jobs for Young People